Bring your lunch on Aug. 22 to this one-hour overview of Harvard's updated, University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will give a quick tour through the guidelines that were rolled out in the spring of 2017. Learn more. Read more about Flexwork Overview for All
This program on Aug. 21 introduces the principles of mindfulness, a concentrated state of awareness that helps people respond to situations with clarity. Individuals who employ the techniques of mindfulness are able to monitor effectiveness, respond promptly to difficulties as they arise, and remain open to new ideas. Learn more. Read more about Introduction to Mindfulness
The application period for academic year 2018-19 will be open Wednesday, July 11 through August 8, 2018. The smaller second round for those hired after August 1, 2018 will be Wednesday, August 29 through September 12, 2018. See here for additional information.
Harvard University Science Center, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA
Are you curious about the intersection of technology and meditation? Join us for an experiential and collaborative day that embodies connection, discovery, and awareness. This symposium will include panel and group discussions, movement, reflection and interactive experiences.
Our intention is to showcase innovation and research in the fast-growing field of technology-assisted meditation, foster multidisciplinary discussion and together consider the ethical and safety implications of technology and meditation.
Child Care Scholarship application is now open in PeopleSoft. Open to faculty, administrative/ professional staff, support staff and postdoctoral fellows. This application is for the cycle from July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019. Application deadline is August 8. Learn more.
Learn how you can regain energy and restore flexibility with brief seated and standing yoga, and a relaxing ten minute guided mindfulness meditation. All adaptable to your work space. Join this workshop on July 10 at 1 p.m. at 75 Mt. Auburn Street. Free, but registration required. Learn more. Read more about Desk Relief Yoga and Mindfulness
Join us for 45 minutes during your lunch break in Room 406, 114 Mount Auburn Street on June 13 at 1 p.m. Learn how to complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE® and other institutional form, tips to ensure a quick financial aid process and the differences between FAFSA and CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE®. Learn more.
Bring your lunch on June 12 to this one-hour overview of Harvard's updated, University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will give a quick tour through the guidelines that were rolled out in the spring of 2017. Learn more. Read more about Flexwork Overview for All
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.
This program on June 6 introduces the principles of mindfulness, a state of awareness that helps people respond to situations with clarity. Participants will be introduced to meditation practices that will teach them how to be more focused, creative and resilient in all aspects of their lives. Learn more. Read more about Introduction to Mindfulness
Stress is a part of everyday life. Since we can't eliminate it, learning how to recognize the signs of stress overload and boosting our ability to handle stressful situations can help. Understanding our own reactions to issues and planning ways to boost resiliency can help us thrive in the midst of stress. Join us and learn ways to build your personal resiliency by cultivating a positive attitude, practicing healthy habits and using self-care to stay mindful. Join us for an interactive discussion about: