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2016 Apr 02

High-Tech Zoology: Watching the World with Animals' Eyes

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

Presented in collaboration with Dr. Francesca Cagnacci, Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Visiting Fellow in Conservation Biology, Harvard University

Be a ‘modern’ wildlife biologist for one day! Learn real techniques used to study wildlife ecology from researchers in the field.  Venture outside and look for tracks and other clues that animals leave behind. Use state-of-the-art technologies to observe wildlife from the animal's point of view and make a map of animal movements. Discover the unusual and funny behaviors of woodland critters that you would not...

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2016 Apr 13

Mammals on the Move

6:00pm

Location: 

Northwest Building, Hall B103 52 Oxford Street

Mammals move in their environments to use resources, find shelter, escape from predators, compete, interact, and reproduce. Thanks to new technologies, scientists can now study the movement strategies of animals, which are rarely random. Based on her studies tracking large terrestrial mammals across latitudinal and altitudinal gradients in Europe, Francesca Cagnacci, 2015–2016 Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Fellow in Conservation Biology, Harvard University and Researcher, Fondazione Edmund Mach, Research and Innovation Centre, Italy, will discuss why animal movement patterns are important...

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2016 Apr 07

Health and Climate Benefits of Renewable Energy

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, FXB G-12

Planetary-Scale Primary Prevention for the 21st Century: Health and Climate Benefits of Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and Carbon Mitigation

Join Dr. Jonathan Buonocore for this Director's Lecture Series installment.

What does the future of sustainability and human health look like? 

This spring, the Center for Health and the Global Environment will be hosting a Director's Lecture Series showcasing how its latest research is re-envisioning health and sustainability. This series will offer deep...

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2016 Mar 28

Ethics, Engineers, and Emissions: A multifaceted look at the VW incident

7:30pm to 9:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Law School's Langdell South, Room 272, Kirkland and Ellis Hall

Both Harvard's Center for Research on Computation and Society and Harvard's Institute for Applied Computational Science are excited to announce that we will be hosting a panel titled, "Ethics, Engineers, and Emissions: A multifaceted look at the VW incident."  

Register ...

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2016 Mar 26

Design Thinking Workshop: Sustainability

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Pierce Hall, Room 301

Why: A five-hour hands-on design workshop where participants delve deep into the design process, working in teams to better understand a design problem, interacting directly with clients, and developing prototypes of their chosen design. Participants will be immersed in the four phases of the design process: 1. Investigate, 2. Ideate, 3. Prototype, and 4. Test and Redesign. For each phase, students will practice various phase-specific techniques with the support of mentors from both SEAS and beyond. Teams will then apply these techniques to a design challenge identified during their...

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2016 Mar 31

Spirit of Sustainable Agriculture

(All day)

Location: 

Harvard Divinity School

It has been more than ninety years since Rudolf Steiner offered his Agriculture Course, seventy-five since Sir Albert Howard published An Agricultural Testament, and almost forty since Wendell Berry published The Unsettling of America.  Concepts such as agroecology, biodynamics, permaculture, food miles, food deserts, food justice, and local food have all proliferated in both popular and scholarly venues over the past ten to fifteen years. Such a sustainable agriculture gestalt is vibrant and worthy of more sustained discussion and critical attention. In...

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2016 Mar 29

Women and climate change

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Starr Auditorium, Belfer Hall, HKS 79 JFK Street

The Harvard Kennedy School Center for Public Leadership and the Belfer Center’s Environment and Natural Resources Program are organizing a panel of women who are at the forefront of climate change action and advocacy in the various communities they serve and represent.

Confirmed to be among the panelists are Amy Larkin, Vice-Chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Climate Change, Dr. Amy Luers, Assistant Director, Climate Resilience and Information, White House Office of Science & Technology Policy and Dr. Elsie Sunderland, Associate Professor of...

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2016 May 08

Lilac Sunday

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum - 125 Arborway, Boston, MA

Of the thousands of flowering plants in the Arboretum, only one, the lilac, is singled out each year for a daylong celebration. Mainly located on the edge of Bussey Hill Road in the heart of the landscape, the lilac collection at the Arnold Arboretum is among the premier collections of these plants in North America.

Tours of the lilacs and other special collections, family activities, and food vendors make for a memorable...

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2016 Mar 30

E-mail Management

10:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Lamont Library Forum Room

This workshop will introduce methods for gaining control of e-mail and managing it according to Harvard records policies as well as provide tips on how to organize your e-mail.

Click here to register. 

2016 Apr 09

Spring Home Buying Forum

10:00am to 2:00pm

Location: 

Radcliffe Yard, Harvard Square

HUECU is hosting a Spring Home Buying Forum.  Are you thinking about buying your first home but are not sure where to start?  Are you concerned about making the right choices?  Join our financial and Real Estate experts on Saturday, April 9th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm in Radcliffe Yard in Harvard Square and gain the confidence necessary to make the best home buying decisions for you and your family.  Register Today!

2016 Jun 22

Fidelity One-on-One Appointments

8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn Street Room 405, Cambridge

You can set up a one-on-one meeting on campus with a representative 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 Fidelity. To schedule an appointment, go to www.fidelity.com/atwork/reservations or call 1-800-642-7231.

2016 Jun 07

Fidelity One-on-One Appointments

8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn Street Room 405, Cambridge

You can set up a one-on-one meeting on campus with a representative 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 Fidelity. To schedule an appointment, go to www.fidelity.com/atwork/reservations or call 1-800-642-7231.

2016 May 25

Fidelity One-on-One Appointments

8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn Street Room 405, Cambridge

You can set up a one-on-one meeting on campus with a representative 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 Fidelity. To schedule an appointment, go to www.fidelity.com/atwork/reservations or call 1-800-642-7231.

2016 May 09

Fidelity One-on-One Appointments

8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn Street Room 405, Cambridge

You can set up a one-on-one meeting on campus with a representative 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 Fidelity. To schedule an appointment, go to www.fidelity.com/atwork/reservations or call 1-800-642-7231.

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2016 Apr 19

Fidelity One-on-One Appointments

8:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn Street Room 405, Cambridge

You can set up a one-on-one meeting on campus with a representative 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 Fidelity. To schedule an appointment, go to www.fidelity.com/atwork/reservations or call 1-800-642-7231.

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