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2015 Mar 20

Harvard FreeCycle

11:00am to 2:00pm

Location: 

Smith Campus Center, 1350 Mass. Ave. - Harvard Information Center

Bring your unwanted household goods, office supplies and equipment and take away some you need! Also bring kitchen supplies including pots & pans, silverware, plates, crockery, glassware, books, CD’s, clothing, toys, unopened cosmetics, non-perishable food, linens, tools and all other reusables! Harvard Recycling will deliver a good “seed supply” at 11 and will take away all un-claimed goods. Help reuse, save money and build community by FreeCycling! Email rob_gogan@harvard.edu if you have...

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2015 May 02

Calling All Birders!

8:00am to 9:30am

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

This spring, join a great birder on four great walks at the Arnold Arboretum. Catch a glimpse of migrating birds as they fly to breeding grounds. Good for all experience levels. Bring binoculars if you have them; some binoculars will be available to share. Three Saturdays and one Sunday, 8:00-9:30am. Choose one or sign up for more!

See map for Meeting Locations: 
Sat. April 18: Arborway Gate
Sat. May 2: Peters Hill Gate...

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2015 Apr 18

Calling All Birders!

8:00am to 9:30am

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

This spring, join a great birder on four great walks at the Arnold Arboretum. Catch a glimpse of migrating birds as they fly to breeding grounds. Good for all experience levels. Bring binoculars if you have them; some binoculars will be available to share. Three Saturdays and one Sunday, 8:00-9:30am. Choose one or sign up for more!

See map for Meeting Locations: 
Sat...

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2015 Apr 11

Spring Into Health

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum Hunnewell Building

Break out of winter dormancy and get that sap flowing! This spring, explore the less-traveled paths of the Arboretum on brisk walks designed for getting fit. Pause to hear about interesting plants while you catch your breath. Free, but registration is requested. Learn more and register.

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2015 Mar 14

Spring Into Health

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum Hunnewell Building

Break out of winter dormancy and get that sap flowing! This spring, explore the less-traveled paths of the Arboretum on brisk walks designed for getting fit. Pause to hear about interesting plants while you catch your breath. Free, but registration is requested. Learn more and register.

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2015 May 10

Lilac Sunday at the Arnold Arboretum

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

Of the thousands of flowering plants in the Arboretum, only one, the lilac, is singled out each year for a daylong celebration. With more than 380 lilac plants of 172 kinds, the Arboretum holds one of the premier lilac collections in North America. Tours of the lilacs and other special collections, family activities, and food vendors make for a memorable day. 

The Arboretum is open as usual from dawn to dusk....

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2015 Mar 12

Mark Rothko's Murals (lecture)

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museum, 32 Quincy Street

Artist Terry Winters and Carol Mancusi-Ungaro, director of the Harvard Art Museums’ Center for the Technical Study of Modern Art, consider the proposition presented in our current special exhibition, Mark Rothko’s Harvard Murals. The event will be held in Menschel Hall, Lower Level. Free admission; seating is first come, first served. Please enter the museums via the entrance on Broadway....

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2015 Mar 11

Crossing: Lecture/Recital

6:00pm

Location: 

Paine Hall, Music Building, 1 Oxford Street

Join composer Matthew Aucoin (Composer; Harvard College '12) for a recital and discussion about Crossing, his new opera about the Civil War inspired by the journals and poetry of Walt Whitman, premiering this May at the American Repertory Theater. Free and open to the public. No tickets required, but seating is limited. Learn...

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2015 Mar 26

Fundamentals of Retirement Planning - On Your Own

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar - Your Desktop

Fidelity, one of Harvard's retirement investment companies, presents free webinars open to all Harvard faculty and staff to help you determine when you can retire, understand different ways to take Social Security and prepare for five key retirement challenges.  

This session, Fundamentals of Retirement Income Planning On Your Own - includes information on planning for retirement for those who are single, divorced or widowed. March 26, 1 p.m. Free, but please ...

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2015 May 06

Life, Leadership and Learning

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Gutman Conference Center, 6 Appian Way, Cambridge

Please join the Committee for the Concerns of Women (CCW) as Margaret Andrews, Vice Provost, Hult International Business School and former Associate Dean at Harvard University’s Division of Continuing Education, talks about the role of lifelong learning in personal and leadership development and reaching your own potential. She will draw upon her 20+ years of leadership experience in higher education, business and consulting. 

Registration is required by visiting the...

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2015 Apr 08

CCW Meeting: Angela Crispi, Executive Dean for Administration, HBS

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Harvard i-lab, Batten Hall, 125 Western Avenue, Allston

Please join the Committee for the Concerns of Women (CCW) as we meet in the Harvard Innovation Lab for refreshments and a talk by Angela Crispi of her personal journey from HBS MBA graduate to HBS senior executive leading a team of more than 1,000 employees and overseeing an annual budget of more than $500 million. This is an excellent opportunity to see the i-lab space and to hear from an exemplary female leader at Harvard.

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2015 Mar 05

“Race for the Double Helix" Screening

4:45pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge

Women’s History Month is in March so please join the Committee for the Concerns of Women (CCW) for a celebration of Rosalind Franklin, English chemist and X-Ray crystallographer, the unsung heroine of the science that helped reveal the structure of DNA. This documentary drama highlights the tension between different research labs as they strove to be the first to reveal its structure. Doors open at 4:30pm.

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