Past Events

  • 2017 Feb 03

    What Are You Doing with Your Life? (For Undergrads)

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    with Sheila Reindl and Frank McNamara

    Three 90-minute weekly meetings on Friday afternoons beginning early February; start date and time to be determined based on participants’ availability.

    For Harvard College students. Join others in exploring questions of meaning, purpose, engagement, and motivation while reflecting on influences that have shaped your values, goals and aspirations. Call 617-495-2581 to schedule a 30-minute pre-group consultation.

  • 2017 Feb 03

    Returning to Harvard after Time Away

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

     

    with Craig Rodgers

    For Harvard College students. A group to discuss and get support about coming back to Harvard after time away. No registration.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2017 Feb 03

    What Are You Doing with Your Life? (For Graduate Students)

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    with Sheila Reindl and Frank McNamara

    Weekly 90-minute meetings on Fridays, beginning early February, time TBD based on participants' availability. Join others in exploring questions of meaning, purpose, engagement, and motivation while reflecting on influences that have shaped your values, goals, and aspirations.

    The group is full but you are welcome to sign up for the waitlist by emailing Frank McNamara - fmcnamara@bsc.harvard.edu

  • 2017 Jan 27

    Peer Tutor Information Session

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden St.
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Thinking about becoming a peer tutor but have questions? Join us for an information session to have your questions answered by experienced peer tutors and BSC staff. Pizza and dessert will be served.

  • 2016 Dec 02

    Preparing for January: Senior Thesis Workshop

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    1:30pm to 3:00pm

    with Sheila Reindl and Claire Shindler

    Develop a plan for your senior thesis work in January. Learn effective writing strategies and ways to manage your time and energy.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Nov 16

    Learning in the Context of Loss

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    with Sheila Reindl and SungLim Shin

    Consider with other Harvard students who have experienced the death of someone who mattered to them how your experience of learning is influenced by your experience of loss (and how your experience of loss might in turn be influenced by your experience of learning). Click here to register.

  • 2016 Nov 07

    Getting Started Writing Papers

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    with Aurora Sanfeliz

    Find ways to get your papers started and done (on time); from an idea to a final draft. To register, email Aurora Sanfeliz.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Nov 02

    Procrastination

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    with Robin Warrington

    Explore factors that might lead us to procrastinate, including the wisdom that motivates meaningful digressions. Consider practical and attitudinal approaches we might try when we find ourselves resisting or avoiding our academic work. Click here to register.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Oct 26

    Getting in Gear: Engaging with Your Senior Thesis

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    3:30pm to 5:00pm

    with Sheila Reindl

    Learn how to discern the governing question of your thesis; frame your introduction, literature review, and methods section; write in the face of doubt, uncertainty, and anxiety; cultivate critical and creative thinking. Click here to register.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

  • 2016 Oct 26

    Time Management

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    with Niti Seth

    Identify your priorities, learn how to plan and manage your time more effectively, and develop strategies for dealing with challenges. Click here to register.

    If you need special accommodations, please contact the BSC at least two weeks prior to a workshop.

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