January is Student-Alumni Flash Mentoring Month!

Harvard alumni are great at giving back, and one of the ways they love to support current students is by offering advice and mentorship.  You can reach out to alumni at any time, but OCS partners with the Harvard Alumni …

By Deb Carroll
Deb Carroll Director, Employer Relations and Operations
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Lessons from International Alumni

The International Alumni Panel, jointly planned by OCS and Woodbridge International Society (the club for international undergraduates at Harvard College), brought together three alumni who shared their experiences with undergraduate summer planning, finding a job post-grad, and managing visas. Ralph, …

By Ariana-Dalia Vlad '24
Ariana-Dalia Vlad '24
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Navigating the Crossroads

This article was originally posted at Inside Higher Ed

How to consider and make difficult career decisions (opinion)

Dinuka Gunaratne explores why making certain career decisions can seem so insurmountable and offers advice for how to do so most successfully.

By Dinuka Gunaratne
Dinuka Gunaratne Director
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Apply to Attend Design Nation, the Only All-Expenses-Paid Design Conference for Undergraduates!

The nation’s only all-expenses paid design conference for undergraduates.
Apply by 11:59 PM EST 12/31

Design Nation (link) is the nation’s only all-expenses-paid two day conference for undergraduate students in the heart of NYC. It is an exploration of the …

By Anthony Arcieri
Anthony Arcieri Anthony Arcieri, Director of Undergraduate Career Advising and Programming, Architecture, Engineering, Environment Advising
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The Ultimate Guide To Transform Your LinkedIn Profile

Do you have a LinkedIn profile? If you don’t have one, please stop reading and go to create one.

Without LinkedIn, it can get very difficult to get a job in 2022.

Nowadays, recruiters and hiring managers source for candidates …

By Anastazija Gavrilovic - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Explore & Experience in January!

Harvard College encourages undergraduates to take time during the Winterbreak to refresh and recharge. OCS is one of numerous Harvard centers and departments that offer some limited programming during the Winterbreak and Wintersession periods.

Winterbreak

Undergraduate students who wish to …

By Anthony Arcieri
Anthony Arcieri Anthony Arcieri, Director of Undergraduate Career Advising and Programming, Architecture, Engineering, Environment Advising
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Program Spotlight: Lime Connect

Lime Connect represents the largest network of high-potential university students and professionals – including veterans – who have disabilities in the world.

Lime Connect is a global not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that’s rebranding disability through achievement. They do that by attracting, preparing, and connecting …

By Katie Fell
Katie Fell Assistant Director, Harvard College Still Deciding, Exploring, & Self-Assessment
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What You Can Do With a Master’s in Finance

Read about the field of Finance and the many related career paths in this blog post from the Harvard Extension School

By Shoshana Mavor
Shoshana Mavor Assistant Director, Harvard Extension School Career Services
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Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program

Applications for the University of California Santa Cruz Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) are available today through January 27th.    

Each March we select 20 early-undergraduate Scholars from around the country to participate in a two-year conservation mentorship program, with …

By Anthony Arcieri
Anthony Arcieri Anthony Arcieri, Director of Undergraduate Career Advising and Programming, Architecture, Engineering, Environment Advising
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Two Climate Entrepreneurship Opportunities For Harvard Students!

The Harvard i-lab is launching two programs for climate entrepreneurs: 1) The Climate Circle: For developed climate ventures and 2) Creating Climate Ventures: For folks who want to found a climate start up but don’t have an idea yet.

Harvard …

By Anthony Arcieri
Anthony Arcieri Anthony Arcieri, Director of Undergraduate Career Advising and Programming, Architecture, Engineering, Environment Advising
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