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2019 Apr 25

HUCTW Financial Wellness Workshop Series: Preparing to Retire

12:15pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Smith Campus Center (1350 Massachusetts Ave), 2nd Floor, Issacson Room, Cambridge MA

In partnership with HUCTW, HUECU will host a series of Financial Wellness classes for HUCTW members on a variety of financial topics. 

Preparing to retire:
– What happens when you retire
– Projecting/saving for expenses

Click here to learn more and register. 

2019 Apr 12

HUCTW Financial Wellness Workshop Series: Basics of Retirement

12:15pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Kennedy School (15 Eliot St), Taubman 102, Cambridge, MA

In partnership with HUCTW, HUECU will host a series of Financial Wellness classes for HUCTW members on a variety of financial topics. 

When, how and how much to save:
– Benefits of compounding interest
– Savings vehicles
– Tips to increase savings

Click here to learn more and register. 

2019 Apr 10

HUCTW Financial Wellness Workshop Series: Basics of Retirement

12:15pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Medical School (260 Longwood Ave), Countway Library Room 403, Boston, MA

In partnership with HUCTW, HUECU will host a series of Financial Wellness classes for HUCTW members on a variety of financial topics. 

When, how and how much to save:
– Benefits of compounding interest
– Savings vehicles
– Tips to increase savings

Click here to learn more and register. 

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2019 Aug 22

Annual HMSC Member Appreciation Night

5:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Save the date for our second annual HMSC Member Appreciation Night. Members of all ages will enjoy activities designed for both kids and adults. Members of all ages can take part in family-friendly activities, view specimens up close, and interact with the collections in new and fun ways. Light refreshments will be served.

Not a member? For information on membership, becoming a member, or renewing your membership online, visit hmsc.harvard.edu/membership, or if you have question about membership or...

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2019 Aug 12

Summer Science Week: Amazing Animals

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For children entering grades 1-3

From slow-moving sloths to fast-swimming sharks, from tiny insects to giant giraffes, the world is full of amazing animals. Travel through the museum’s exhibits to learn about animals near and far. Explore your questions though crafts, games, and live animals.

August 12-16, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Fee: $160 members/$180 non-members

Advance registration is required.

See also: ...

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2019 Aug 05

Summer Science Week: Exploring our Prehistoric Past

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For Children Entering Grades 6-8

How do scientists learn about the prehistoric past?  From trilobites to saber-toothed cats to our own hominin ancestorswe will closely study specimens in the galleries and classroom, visit Harvard’s fossil research collections, and meet university scientists to see how they investigate ancient worlds using rocks, fossils and DNA.

Monday through Friday, August 5-9

9:30 am to noon

Fees: $160 members, $180 nonmembers.

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2019 Aug 05

Summer Science Week: Super Scientists

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For children entering grades 2–4

Spend a week exploring science like a scientist! Experiment with animal behavior, movement, and diet. Experiment with animal behavior, movement and diet. Do field work collecting outside. Develop models of movement by making simple robots. Observe light and seek out microscopic things all while having fun!

August 5–9, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Fee: $160 members/$180 non-members

Advance registration is required...

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2019 Jul 29

Summer Science Week: Blue Planet: Life in the Water

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For children entering grades 3-5

How do animals live in the water? What is so different between freshwater and sea water? How different are stingrays found in rivers from those found in the oceans? These are just some questions we will be investigating to understand all about our blue planet by investigating real specimens, observing adaptations of live ocean animals, making crafts, playing games and exploring our Marine Life exhibit.

Monday, July 29 - Friday, August 2 

9:30 am to 12:00 pm

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2019 Jul 29

Summer Science Week: Earth Explorers

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For children entering grades 1-2

Our planet is an exciting place! Explore geology and paleontology using the museum’s collection and exhibits. Study rocks, fossils, volcanoes, and earthquakes through experiments, specimens, stories, and models.

July 29 - August 2, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Fee: $160 members/$180 non-members

Advance registration is required.

See also: ...

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2019 Jul 15

Summer Science Week: The Science of Bugs and Slugs

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

Experience science hands-on through the lens of the two most diverse animal groups - gastropods (snails and slugs) and arthropods (insects, arachnids and relatives). Learn about the range of diversity and variation in these groups, while learning about how these amazing animals go about their daily lives. We will dissect a snail to take a closer look at its teeth, learn how to pin a preserved insect, and get up close and personal with shells, mucus, exoskeletons, webs, and wings! Taught by biology graduate student Vanessa Knutson.

For students entering grades 6-8

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2019 Jul 15

Summer Science Week: Game Design

9:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museum of Natural History, 26 Oxford Street

For Children Entering Grades 4-6

Have you ever wanted to design your own game? Join Green Door Labs founder Kellian Adams and museum staff to plan and create a digital game set inside the museum. You will work in small groups to invent a game designed to help visitors explore the museum. After prototyping the concept on paper, you will build the game on the digital platform and test it with real museum visitors.

Monday through Friday, July 15-19

9:30 am to noon

Fees: $160 members, $180 nonmembers.

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2019 May 02

The Human Swarm: How Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall

6:00pm

Location: 

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Free Public Lecture and Book Signing

Mark W. Moffett, Author and Photographer

Based on his new book, The Human Swarm: How Societies Arise, Thriveand Fall (Basic Books, April 2019), Moffett will discuss the social adaptations that bind societies and distinguish humans from other animal species. Drawing on findings in psychology, sociology, and anthropology, he explores how human society evolved from intimate chimp communities into sprawling civilizations of unrivaled complexity–and will...

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E-mail Management

March 20, 2019
This workshop on April 3 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. Learn more here. Read more about E-mail Management

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