Upcoming Events

  • 2020 Jul 10

    First-Year Fridays Office Hours - Harvard Instructors: What to Expect

    9:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be emailed separately

    Harvard Instructors: What to Expect (with special guests from the Advising Programs Office): In this session, we’ll talk about what you can expect from instructors at Harvard. We will also make space to field your questions about what the fall might look like given the University's announcement this week. Here are some sample questions you or your peers might ask:

    • What are Harvard professors like?
    • How are professors different from high school teachers?
    • Will I get to know my professors?
    • How do I talk to my...
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  • 2020 Jul 10

    First-Year Fridays Office Hours - Harvard Instructors: What to Expect

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom link will be emailed separately

    Harvard Instructors: What to Expect (with special guests from the Advising Programs Office): In this session, we’ll talk about what you can expect from instructors at Harvard. We will also make space to field your questions about what the fall might look like given the University's announcement this week. Here are some sample questions you or your peers might ask:

    • What are Harvard professors like?
    • How are professors different from high school teachers?
    • Will I get to know my professors?
    • How do I talk to my...
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  • 2020 Jul 12

    Schedule Your Week (for Summer School students)

    Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun Aug 02 2020 .
    7:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom - please register

    One of the biggest challenges to learning at home is scheduling your time. When we don’t know what we need to achieve in a week, or how we will work toward meeting our goals on a given day, time gets wasted and deadlines start running into each other. At this workshop, participants will figure out what they need to do in the coming week and how to spread their work out over each day, taking into account their individual circumstances and work preferences.

    Registration required. 

    Once registered, ...

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  • 2020 Jul 13

    9:30am Grad Student Accountability Group: Daily Meetings to Tackle Your Toughest Projects 3-Week Session

    Repeats every week every Monday until Fri Jul 31 2020 .
    9:30am to 10:45am

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Is there a big project you've been neglecting, such as writing your prospectus, working on your dissertation or thesis, preparing an article, or studying for generals? Join us! Set a multi-week goal, then check in at 9:30 with other students every weekday morning on Zoom to work on a specific step towards that goal. Work independently, and check out with the group at 10:30, ensuring daily progress on something you might otherwise avoid. Also add structure, build a sustainable work habit, practice goal setting, meet students in other departments, and learn how other students approach...

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  • 2020 Jul 13

    10am Grad Student Accountability Group: Daily Meetings to Tackle Your Toughest Projects 3-Week Session

    Repeats every week every Monday until Fri Jul 31 2020 .
    10:00am to 11:15am

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Is there a big project you've been neglecting, such as writing your prospectus, working on your dissertation or thesis, preparing an article, or studying for generals? Join us! Set a multi-week goal, then check in at 9:30 with other students every weekday morning on Zoom to work on a specific step towards that goal. Work independently, and check out with the group at 10:30, ensuring daily progress on something you might otherwise avoid. Also add structure, build a sustainable work habit, practice goal setting, meet students in other departments, and learn how other students approach...

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  • 2020 Jul 13

    Motivation Station for Summer School Students

    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Aug 03 2020 .
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Looking to keep yourself on track for your Summer School classes? Stop by the Motivation Station on Zoom! Join your VPAs and ARC coaches for study and accountability. Choose to work individually in a silent session, or host a study group in the breakout rooms. Post your goals in the chat and a VPA or coach will follow up with you to offer support and encouragement as well as tips and strategies for getting your work done. You are also welcome to request a one-on-one video chat. Come and go as you please!  Registration required. 

    Open to Harvard College students...

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  • 2020 Jul 14

    Motivation Station for Summer School Students

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Aug 04 2020 .
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Looking to keep yourself on track for your Summer School classes? Stop by the Motivation Station on Zoom! Join your VPAs and ARC coaches for study and accountability. Choose to work individually in a silent session, or host a study group in the breakout rooms. Post your goals in the chat and a VPA or coach will follow up with you to offer support and encouragement as well as tips and strategies for getting your work done. You are also welcome to request a one-on-one video chat. Come and go as you please!  Registration required. 

    Open to Harvard College students...

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  • 2020 Jul 15

    Motivation Station for Summer School Students

    Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Aug 05 2020 .
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Looking to keep yourself on track for your Summer School classes? Stop by the Motivation Station on Zoom! Join your VPAs and ARC coaches for study and accountability. Choose to work individually in a silent session, or host a study group in the breakout rooms. Post your goals in the chat and a VPA or coach will follow up with you to offer support and encouragement as well as tips and strategies for getting your work done. You are also welcome to request a one-on-one video chat. Come and go as you please!  Registration required. 

    Open to Harvard College students...

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  • 2020 Jul 15

    Graduate Student Discussion Group

    Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Jul 29 2020 .
    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    This coach-led discussion group provides an open forum to discuss tools and strategies for academic success.

    Registration required. Questions? Email Khaleem, the facilitator, at ali@fas.harvard.edu.

    Once registered, click to join.

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  • 2020 Jul 16

    Motivation Station for Summer School Students

    Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Aug 06 2020 .
    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Looking to keep yourself on track for your Summer School classes? Stop by the Motivation Station on Zoom! Join your VPAs and ARC coaches for study and accountability. Choose to work individually in a silent session, or host a study group in the breakout rooms. Post your goals in the chat and a VPA or coach will follow up with you to offer support and encouragement as well as tips and strategies for getting your work done. You are also welcome to request a one-on-one video chat. Come and go as you please!  Registration required. 

    Open to Harvard College students...

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