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2019 Mar 14

Home Buying Seminar

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Longwood Medical Area, Countway Library, Minot Room

Harvard and affiliated hospital faculty, staff, and retirees are invited to attend a free desktop webinar:

Buying a primary residence - Topics include:

  • How much can I really afford to pay and what type of mortgage makes the most sense?
  • What is a Purchase and Sale Agreement?
  • How does the process, from offer to acceptance to closing, work?

Click here to register. 

2018 Nov 27

Home Buying Seminar

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Longwood Medical Area, Countway Library, Minot Room

Harvard and affiliated hospital faculty, staff, and retirees are invited to attend a free seminar:

Buying a primary residence - Topics include:

  • How much can I really afford to pay and what type of mortgage makes the most sense?
  • What is a Purchase and Sale Agreement?
  • How does the process, from offer to acceptance to closing, work?

Click here to register. 

2018 Jul 11

Child Care Scholarship Application Period

(All day)

Location: 

Online via PeopleSoft

The next scholarship cycle applies to the period July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019. People who receive an award will be able to claim eligible child care payments made during this period. 

Please note the following:

  • This application will be hosted online on PeopleSoft. It will be open on July 11 through August 8. Please login to PeopleSoft with your HUID and PIN, navigate to Self-Service and select “Childcare Scholarship App”. It should take less than 20 minutes to complete.
  • The application must be submitted...
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2018 Jul 08

Morning Yoga at the Arboretum

Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun Jul 29 2018 .
10:00am to 11:15am

10:00am to 11:15am
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Location: 

Hunnewell Building

Improve your health and well-being with yoga. We will practice poses, breathing and meditation in the tranquil setting of the Arnold Arboretum.

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2018 Jun 13

Harvard Extension School Information Session

6:00pm to 8:45pm

Location: 

Memorial Hall, Harvard Yard

Join us on Harvard’s historic campus to discover the many ways Harvard Extension School can help you achieve your academic and professional goals. Learn about our part-time undergraduate and graduate degrees, graduate certificates, online and on-campus courses, and premedical program.

Dean's Welcome and Alum Story, 6-6:45: Sanders Theatre at Memorial Hall—Discover why so many students choose to start or continue their education at Harvard Extension School. Learn more about us from Dean Huntington Lambert and listen to an inspiring story from an Extension...

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2018 Aug 06

Summer Science Week - Ocean Week

Mon - Fri, Aug 6 to Aug 10, 9:30am - 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

Students entering grades 6–8

Ocean week brings the magic of the sea to the HMNH. Students will immerse themselves in marine science as they work with graduate students on inquiry-based lessons examining museum specimens, observing live animals and even dissecting a squid!

Advance registration required. $160 members / $180 nonmembers

Click here to learn more and register.

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2018 Jul 30

Summer Science Week - Geology, Gems, and Jewelry

Mon - Fri, Jul 30 to Aug 3, 9:30am - 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

Students entering grades 5–8

Red garnets, purple amethyst, blue turquoise – these jewels are actually naturally made rocks and minerals! Learn the geology behind your favorite gems. Then learn jewelry techniques to turn real rocks, minerals, and semi-precious stones into earrings, necklaces, pendants and more in this class that combines art with science.

This class has an additional $10 materials fee included in the cost of the program.

Advance registration required. $170 members / $190 nonmembers

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2018 Jul 23

Summer Science Week - Blue Planet: Life in the Sea

Mon - Fri, Jul 23 to Jul 27, 9:30am - 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

Students entering grades 3–5

Sharks, crabs, sea stars and turtles; these are just a few of the marine creatures we’ll study as we dive into the underwater world. Learn 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.

Advance registration required. $160 members / $180 nonmembers

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2018 Jul 16

Summer Science Week - Game Design

Mon - Fri, Jul 16 to Jul 20, 9:30am - 12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Museums of Science & Culture, 11 Divinity Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138

Students 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 in the galleries.

Advance registration required. $160 members / $180 nonmembers

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2018 Harvard IT Summit

May 22, 2018
The CIO Council at Harvard University proudly presents the Eighth Annual Harvard IT Summit, an opportunity for University IT staff, key partners, and faculty to explore technology innovations and best practices in higher education. This event, which runs all day on June 7, is free, but registration is required. Learn more here. Read more about 2018 Harvard IT Summit
2018 Jun 07

2018 Harvard IT Summit

(All day)

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, 45 Quincy St., Cambridge

The CIO Council at Harvard University proudly presents the Eighth Annual Harvard IT Summit, an opportunity for University IT staff, key partners, and faculty to explore technology innovations and best practices in higher education. Harvard faculty and staff will present on a wide variety of IT projects and initiatives. External industry practitioners will participate in an exhibition space and educational sessions to share information on industry trends and practices.

Logistical, registration, and production support for the IT Summit is provided by the...

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2018 May 31

Yoga in the Yard

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Sep 27 2018 .
5:00pm to 6:00pm

5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Location: 

Harvard Yard - Memorial Church

In partnership with the Center for Wellness and Health Promotion, Harvard Common Spaces offers free Yoga with instructor Paulina Haduong every Thursday, 5pm-6pm from May 31 through September 27. Meet in Harvard Yard on the Memorial Church Lawn, please bring a mat and water bottle. Class held weekly, weather permitting--steady rain cancels class. All Common Spaces wellness programs and fitness activities are free; no sign-ups are required.

For a complete list of wellness programs, please visit ...

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2018 May 30

Zumba on the Plaza

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Sep 26 2018 except Wed Jun 06 2018.
5:30pm to 6:30pm

5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Location: 

Science Center Plaza

In partnership with the Center for Wellness and Health Promotion, Harvard Common Spaces offers free Zumba classes on the Plaza on Wednesdays from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Zumba is an aerobic dance fitness program using movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance and performed primarily to Latin American dance music.  All Common Spaces wellness programs and fitness activities are free; no sign-ups are required.

For a complete list of wellness programs, please visit ...

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2018 May 22

Tai Chi in Harvard Yard

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Sep 25 2018 except Tue Aug 21 2018.
5:00pm to 6:00pm

5:00pm to 6:00pm
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5:00pm to 6:00pm
5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Yard - Memorial Church

In partnership with the Center for Wellness and Health Promotion, Harvard Common Spaces offers free Tai Chi by Harvard's Master Yon Lee every Tuesday, 5pm-6pm from April through September. Meet in Harvard Yard on the Memorial Church Lawn, weather permitting. All Common Spaces wellness programs and fitness activities are free; no sign-ups are required.

For a complete list of wellness programs, please visit commonspaces.harvard.edu/calendar.

2018 Jun 14

Harvard Heroes 2018 Award Ceremony

3:30pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

Congratulations to the 60 outstanding Harvard staff members from across the University who were elected Harvard Heroes for 2018. Harvard Heroes, a University-wide recognition program, celebrates the accomplishments of Harvard staff whose work supports the mission of Harvard at the highest levels of contribution, impact and excellence.

The 2018 Harvard Heroes awards ceremony, hosted by President Drew G. Faust, will be held:

Thursday, June 14, 3:30 p.m.
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