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2018 Feb 22

Vanguard Webinar - Timeline to Retirement

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online

For those three to ten years from retirement. Program covers key benefits and decision points from ages 62 to 70, including 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. Please ...

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2018 Feb 21

Vanguard Webinar - Timeline to Retirement

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Online

For those three to ten years from retirement. Program covers key benefits and decision points from ages 62 to 70, including 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. Please ...

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2018 Feb 22

Vanguard Webinar - Getting on Track for Retirement

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for employees who are 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 for getting on track if needed.

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register online

2018 Feb 21

Vanguard Webinar - Getting on Track for Retirement

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for employees who are 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 for getting on track if needed.

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register online

2018 Feb 21

Vanguard Webinar - Getting on Track for Retirement

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for employees who are 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 for getting on track if needed.

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register online

2018 Feb 12

Taking Note: Connecting Citizen Science to Science Learning

7:00pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Hunnewell Building

Colleen Hitchcock will speak about the value of taking note of natural phenomena and the contributions such actions can make to science, society, and one’s own scientific and bio-literacy. She will share how citizen science is used in courses and on campus to educate and engage students. Finally, Colleen will introduce the 2018 City Nature Challenge on iNaturalist, a citizen science project coordinated by Environmental Studies at Brandeis University, UMass Boston, Zoo New England, New...

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2018 Feb 24

The White Card

7:30pm

Location: 

Emerson Cutler Majestic Theatre, 219 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116

In this stunning world premiere, The White Card unfolds a meticulously crafted story, raising uncomfortable questions about what — and who — are on display. Exploring contemporary headlines and cultural touchstones, Claudia Rankine's The White Card refuses to remain “just a play,” safely entrenched on the stage. Like her 2014 New York Times bestselling book of poetry entitled Citizen: An American Lyric, this new play unpacks the insidious ways in which racism manifests itself in everyday situations,...

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2018 Jan 16

Flexwork Overview for All

11:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this one-hour overview of Harvard's updated, University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/...

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2018 May 01

Mindfulness and Anxiety

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt. Auburn St. Conference Room 406, Cambridge, MA

To feel occasional anxiety is a natural human experience, but for many anxiety can become a source of ongoing distress, capable of interfering with everyday life. Many of our efforts to avoid anxiety may involve distracting ourselves from it, or pushing it away, but this provides only temporary relief. Mindfulness, on the other hand, offers a pathway to meet the experience of anxiety, and in doing so, restore valued activity, rather than...

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2018 Apr 25

Mindful Communication: Speaking and Listening with Awareness

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

The conversations we engage in daily can become automatic, pressured, and careless. With the right mindset, however, even ordinary interactions can become rich territory for effectively expressing our deepest values. This program demonstrates how conversation provides an...

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2018 Jun 06

Introduction to Mindfulness: How the Science and Practice of Awareness Supports Well-Being and Performance

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

This program introduces the basic principles and practices of mindfulness, a concentrated state of awareness that helps people see and respond to situations with clarity. Individuals who employ the techniques of mindfulness in their work are able to monitor moment-to-moment effectiveness, respond promptly and appropriately to difficulties as they arise, and remain open to new ideas and perspectives. Participants will be introduced to...

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