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Events and Opportunities

Events and Opportunities 10.1.2015



Jobs with Impact

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Impact is now accepting applications to join our team in August 2016! Our fall application deadline is October 18th. We also have immediate positions available.
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Social Studies Narayan Lecture

The 15th Annual Navin Narayan Memorial Lecture


"From Selma to Ferguson: Civil Rights, 

Black Power, and Racial Justice in the Age of 

Obama and Black Lives Matter"


presented by Dr. Peniel E. Joseph


Wednesday, October 7, 2015

5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Adams House Lower Common Room

26 Plympton Street, Cambridge


cocktail reception to follow in the Adams House Conservatory


Green Corps is coming to campus!

Right now Green Corps, the Field School for Environmental Organizing, is looking to hire! Our early application deadline is fast approaching (October 11th) and I am trying to get the word out to as many students when I come back to campus on Oct. 15th and 16th!

I am in the current Green Corps class working on a campaign at UNH with the Climate Reality Project to get hundreds of thousands of students to demand that world leaders make a strong global commitment at the Paris climate talks in December to cut greenhouse gas emissions.

I will be holding an info session at Harvard about Green Corps, interviewing potential candidates, and trying to reach out to as many students as possible.



Undergraduate Opportunity: Fully Funded Wintersession Course at Dumbarton Oaks

I am writing to share the news of an exciting opportunity at Dumbarton Oaks for undergraduates, and to ask if you might pass on the information to the students in your department: We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our second Wintersession course, “Culture and Power: Art, Philanthropy and Diplomacy in America.” Applications will be due October 31.

Culture and Power: Art, Philanthropy and Diplomacy in America Wintersession Course January 10–17, 2016 Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C.

Information Session: October 13th, 3 p.m., OCS Seminar Room


Are you interested in learning about the intersection of culture, power, and philanthropy while exploring careers in the humanities? During this fully funded, week-long Wintersession course at Dumbarton Oaks in Washington, D.C. (January 10-17, 2016), undergraduates will gain an inside view of academic, cultural, and art institutions. Led by Jan Ziolkowski (Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Medieval Latin; Director, Dumbarton Oaks), the course will feature career talks by distinguished speakers from non-profits, museums, and foundations. Students will also benefit from sessions with archivists, curators, and librarians at Dumbarton Oaks, and guided visits to the National Gallery of Art, the George Washington University Museum, and the Phillips Collection. To learn more about the course, please join us for an information session in the Office of Career Services Seminar Room, October 13th from 3:00 to 3:45 p.m. You can also visit our website, http://www.doaks.org/wintersession.


Peter J. Solomon Harvard Career Chat: Wednesday, October 7

The Office of Career Services and Peter J. Solomon Company (PJSC) are pleased to present

A Career Chat with Peter J. Solomon

PJSC Founder and Chairman, former Deputy Mayor of Economic Policy & Development of the City of New York

October 7, 2015 at 5pm

Harvard Faculty Club, East Dining Room

Please RSVP to aghai@pjsc.com





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