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2016 Mar 03

Fidelity Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings

1:00pm

Location: 

Online

Webcast: Gender matters when it comes to savings – Why women need to save more than men

Join Kathy Murphy, President of Fidelity Personal Investing, and Jean Chatzky, award-winning personal finance journalist, to learn why it’s so important for women to prepare for the unexpected—and what you can do now to stay on top of your savings.  In this free webcast, Fidelity will discuss:

  • The importance of having a financial plan
  • Dealing with life’s changes
  • Prioritizing short- and long-term goals

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2016 Apr 28

ARTS FIRST!

Thu Apr 28 (All day) to Sun May 1 (All day)

Location: 

Harvard Square/Harvard Yard

ARTS FIRST is Harvard's annual showcase of student and faculty creativity. Produced by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and held this year April 30-May 3, the festival is a public event with many free performances and activities. Harvard employees and others are invited!

Please note that volunteers are needed and welcome in all aspects of keeping ARTS FIRST running smoothly. 

2016 Mar 15

Crimson Toastmasters Club

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

124 Mt Auburn Street, 6th Floor

We are a group of Harvard University staff, graduate students, and faculty members who meet to practice public speaking.  Meet every first and third Tuesday of each month from 1-2 p.m.  Learn more.

We invite anyone from the Harvard community to visit our upcoming meetings. Read the FAQs and How It Works.

2016 Mar 01

Crimson Toastmasters Club

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

124 Mt Auburn Street, 6th Floor

We are a group of Harvard University staff, graduate students, and faculty members who meet to practice public speaking.  Meet every first and third Tuesday of each month from 1-2 p.m.  Learn more.

We invite anyone from the Harvard community to visit our upcoming meetings. Read the FAQs and How It Works.

2016 Mar 31

Gallery Talk: Silver—Materials and Techniques

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Ethan Lasser, the Theodore E. Stebbins Jr. Curator of American Art and head of the Division of European and American Art, will give today’s gallery talk.

Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.

Gallery talks are offered by curators, conservators, fellows, and other museums...

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2016 Mar 30

Bringing Wine and Joy: Dionysos and Viticulture on Coins of Asia Minor

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Many regions of ancient Asia Minor were what we would now think of as “wine country.” In Greek and Roman times, several cities prospered from viticulture, as evidenced by their coins depicting grapes, amphorae, and the wine god Dionysos himself. More than 50 cities in Asia Minor claimed to be his birthplace, and would organize wine festivals and Carnivalesque parades to honor him. Johannes Nollé, professor of ancient history and epigraphy at Ludwig-Maximilians University, in Munich, will present some of the best examples of coins from the region and convey some of the joie de vivre so...

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2016 Mar 30

Gallery Talk: Victor Grippo—Art Under Dictatorship

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Mary Schneider Enriquez, the Houghton Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, will give today’s gallery talk.

Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk.

Please meet in the Calderwood Courtyard, in front of the digital screens between the shop and the admissions desk. Museums staff will be on hand to collect tickets.

Gallery talks are offered by curators, conservators, fellows, and other museums staff; they focus on aspects of the...

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2016 Mar 28

Gallery Talk: Beyond Bosch

12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Casey Monahan, the Cunningham Curatorial Assistant for the Collection, in the Division of European and American Art, will give today’s gallery talk, which relates to the exhibition Beyond Bosch: The Afterlife of a Renaissance Master in Print, on view through May 8, 2016.

Free with museums admission. This talk is limited to 15 people and tickets are required. Ten minutes before the talk, tickets will become available at the admissions desk....

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2016 Mar 26

Materials Lab Workshop: Earth

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

What do a contemporary Indigenous painting from Australia, a bozzetto by Bernini, an attic vase, and an ancient Chinese bronze have in common? They were all made using earth-based pigments or clays. How and why have such materials been used across time and cultures, and what can be learned from their scientific analysis?

Francesca Bewer, research curator for conservation and technical studies, along with guest experts, will lead this exploration of earthen materials in art. The workshop will combine close looking at select objects in the collections with hands-on experimentation in...

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2016 Jun 23

Timeline to Retirement - Vanguard Webinar

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Online

Timeline to retirement - This webinar is intended for participants 3 to 10 years from retirement and will review the key benefits and decision points from ages 62 to 70. The webinar focuses on two federal entitlement programs, Social Security and Medicare, as well as major milestones associated with employer-sponsored retirement plans that can help participants avoid significant tax penalties on withdrawals.

Sponsored by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement plan companies, and open to all Harvard faculty and staff. Click...

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2016 Jun 23

Getting on Track for Retirement - Vanguard Webinar

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Online

Getting on track for retirement - This webinar is intended for employees 10 to 20 years from retirement. Participants will learn how to estimate if they’re on track for retirement by using an online calculator and get practical solutions on how to get back on track if needed.

Sponsored by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement plan companies, and open to all Harvard faculty and staff. Click here to register.

2016 May 19

Timeline to Retirement - Vanguard Webinar

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Online

Timeline to retirement - This webinar is intended for participants 3 to 10 years from retirement and will review the key benefits and decision points from ages 62 to 70. The webinar focuses on two federal entitlement programs, Social Security and Medicare, as well as major milestones associated with employer-sponsored retirement plans that can help participants avoid significant tax penalties on withdrawals. 

Sponsored by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement plan companies, and open to all Harvard faculty and staff. Click...

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2016 Mar 31

Create your Plan - Vanguard Webinar

7:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Online

Create Your Plan – This webinar is intended to show people that there are two keys to a comfortable retirement: saving enough and investing wisely. The goal is to get participants to increase their contribution rates or check their allocations, and then make changes if necessary.

Sponsored by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement plan companies, and open to all Harvard faculty and staff. Click here to register.

2016 May 19

Getting on Track for Retirement - Vanguard Webinar

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online

Getting on track for retirement - This webinar is intended for employees 10 to 20 years from retirement. Participants will learn how to estimate if they’re on track for retirement by using an online calculator and get practical solutions on how to get back on track if needed. 

Sponsored by Vanguard, one of Harvard's retirement plan companies, and open to all Harvard faculty and staff. Click here to register.

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