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2015 Sep 21

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution Seminar

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Law School

Open to staff, this semester-long seminar at the Program on Negotiation at HLS helps you develop skills and strategies for resolving disputes. Role playing and exercises provide an opportunity to practice theory and complete the class as a more effective and reflective negotiator. Mondays, 6-9 p.m., beginning September 21. For more information, please visit the Program on Negotiation website.

2015 Oct 30

Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Evening Celebration

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

Celebrate Day of the Dead with a festive evening of music, food, and community. Remember departed loved ones in front of this year’s Día de los Muertos altar, savor traditional Mexican food, and enjoy lively Mexican music. Learn more.

Special Event. Tickets are available online only starting October 14 and must be purchased in advance. 

Complimentary event parking available at the 52 Oxford Street Garage.

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2015 Oct 03

Amazing Archeology Fair at Harvard

12:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology and Harvard Semitic Museum

Greetings from our field sites! Join two of Harvard's popular museums for the fun family event!

Activities take place among the world-famous collections of North American, Maya, and Ancient Near Eastern archaeology held by the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology and the Harvard Semitic Museum. Meet NeferKITTY the cat mummy, talk to archaeologists, explore behind-the-scenes treasures, visit the exhibit From the Nile to the Euphrates, dig deeply into colonial history with a new mobile phone guide, try out...

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2016 Apr 12

Career Check-Up

9:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St.

Course Code: CPD615

Cost: $0.00

In today's busy workplace it can feel overwhelming to find the extra time or energy to reflect on the quality or health of your career. However, it is important to think about and tend to your career on a regular basis. This workshop show you how to give your career a quick check-up using an easy-to-follow model for career management and a simple, manageable career audit.

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2016 Feb 23

Career Check-Up

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Longwood Campus

Course Code: CPD615

Cost: $0.00

In today's busy workplace it can feel overwhelming to find the extra time or energy to reflect on the quality or health of your career. However, it is important to think about and tend to your career on a regular basis. This workshop show you how to can give your career a quick check-up using an easy-to-follow model for career management and a simple, manageable career audit.

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2016 May 05

Embracing Change and Innovation

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Longwood Campus

Course Code: CPD370

Cost: $0.00

This session is will help you thrive in the face of changing environments so you can positively and proactively problem-solve and generate innovate responses. For many people, a compelling aspect of working at Harvard is serving the mission to advance new ideas and promote enduring knowledge. This is an active hands-on workshop where you will identify specific opportunities for change within your department or school and learn a creative problem solving approach to translate new ideas into action.

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2016 Mar 03

Embracing Change and Innovation

9:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St.

Course Code: CPD370

Cost: $0.00

This session is will help you thrive in the face of changing environments so you can positively and proactively problem-solve and generate innovate responses. For many people, a compelling aspect of working at Harvard is serving the mission to advance new ideas and promote enduring knowledge. This is an active hands-on workshop where you will identify specific opportunities for change within your department or school and learn a creative problem solving approach to translate new ideas into action.

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2016 Jan 14

What Drives You?

9:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St.

Course Code: CPD632

Cost: $0.00

In Daniel Pink's book, “Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us”, Pink suggests that people are primarily motivated by  three things: autonomy, mastery, and purpose. While we all share common motivational drivers, it is also important to assess and recognize your own personal drives and motivators. Awareness of your own strengths and needs at work are the building blocks for becoming more engaged in your role and workplace.

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2016 Mar 31

Building Employee Engagement

9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Longwood Campus

Course Code: CPD566

Cost: $0.00

Engaged employees are emotionally and intellectually involved in their work, and that motivates them to do their best work every day. Engaged employees feel excited about their work and committed to their workplace. This workshop will provide building blocks for managers interested in building a more engaging workplace, including how to adopt a coaching approach to managing and strategies and tips for engaging employees in change efforts and dealing with resistance.

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2016 Feb 10

Engaging Conversations

1:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St.

Course Code: CPD201

Cost: $0.00 

Building positive work relationships through conversation is a key driver of engagement. During this session, you will learn about essential tools for conversations, including sharing your preferences, needs, and goals with others and collaborating on theirs. The purpose of this session is to prepare you to engage in these conversations more frequently and productively.

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2015 Sep 03

Opening Celebration: Corita Kent and the Language of Pop

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museum, 32 Quincy Street

Celebrate the Harvard Art Museum's new special exhibition Corita Kent and the Language of Pop, on view September 3, 2015 to January 3, 2016, with an after-hours viewing and a panel discussion at this Opening Celebration on September 3.

Free admission; seating is first come, first served. More information: http://www.harvardartmuseums.org/visit/calendar/opening-celebration-corita-kent-and-the-language-of-pop

 

2015 Sep 05

Harvard Ceramics: "Wishful Thinking" Opening Reception

5:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program Studio, 224 Western Avenue, Allston

“Wishful Thinking” – Jessica Brandl celebrates the great talent of ceramic artist Jessica Brandl as she completes her 2014-2015 residency at the Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard. Brandl’s work references objects and images from museum collections to create a dialog with the present. Her most recent work involves 3D scanning and virtual modeling of historic objects in order to link past craftspeople to present day craft production.

Exhibition: Tuesday, August 18th – Friday, October 16, 2015
Reception: Saturday,...

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2015 Nov 12

Harvard Key

(All day)

Location: 

Online

HarvardKey is Coming Sept. 22! 

HarvardKey available for: CADM, FAS, GSE, GSD, HDS, HSPH, RAD, SEAS  beginning November 12

If you currently log in to applications or resources using the PIN System — including PeopleSoft and ASPIRE — you’ll see a new look and feel for the login page on Sept. 22 as PIN transitions to HarvardKey, the University’s new “one login for life.” Until you’re invited to claim your HarvardKey, you can continue to use your existing username/password credentials (such as HUID, XID, or eCommons) in...

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2015 Sep 22

Harvard Key

(All day)

Location: 

Online

HarvardKey is Coming Sept. 22! 

If you currently log in to applications or resources using the PIN System — including PeopleSoft and ASPIRE — you’ll see a new look and feel for the login page on Sept. 22 as PIN transitions to HarvardKey, the University’s new “one login for life.” Until you’re invited to claim your HarvardKey, you can continue to use your existing username/password credentials (such as HUID, XID, or eCommons) in HarvardKey login screens, just like before. Learn more about the...

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2015 Sep 15

Vanguard One-on-One Appointments

(All day)

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St., Rm. 3385

You can set up a one-on-one meeting on campus with a representatives from Fidelity Investments, TIAA-CREF or Vanguard to discuss your retirement savings and investment choices – whether you are just starting out, wondering if your asset allocation is still right for your age, or thinking about retiring in the next few years.

This meeting day is with Vanguard. To schedule an appointment, go to www.meetvanguard.com or call 1-800-662-0106, x14500.

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