Past Events

  • 2016 Sep 30

    What Are You Doing with Your Life?

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    12:00pm

    with Sheila Reindl and Frank McNamara

    Weekly 90-minute meetings beginning September 30. For graduate students. A discussion group to explore purpose, passion, potential, conflicts, and challenges. 

  • 2016 Sep 30

    Returning from Field Work: For Graduate Students

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    with SungLim Shin and Claire Shindler

    For graduate students. Re-entry to Harvard after field work can be disorienting and challenging. This workshop provides a space for reflection on your time away and on the experience of field work, while also taking stock of your re-acculturation to Harvard and your plans for going forward with your dissertation research. 

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

  • 2016 Sep 29

    Dissertation Writers' Support Group

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    1:00pm to 2:30pm

    with SungLim Shin and Niti Seth

    Six weekly meetings beginning September 29.

    For doctoral students seeking support to make headway with dissertation tasks. Topics can include:

  • 2016 Sep 26

    Study Skills for the Bilingual Mind

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    with Aurora Sanfeliz and Niti Seth

    Explore cognitive processes of bilingualism and strategies for reading, writing, and public speaking/presentation in academic settings. Includes an introduction to techniques and approaches to enhance the learning experience for bilingual students at Harvard. 

    In addition to this workshop, check out the weekly Bilingualism Group where students share their journey of bilingualism at Harvard.

  • 2016 Sep 23

    Returning to Harvard After Time Away

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    1:00pm to 2:00pm

    with Craig Rodgers

    For Harvard College students. A group to discuss and get support about coming back to Harvard after time away. 

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

  • 2016 Sep 13

    Reading Strategies

    Location: 

    Science Center, Lecture Hall E
    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    with Craig Rodgers

    Learn to read strategically, effectively, and efficiently. A mini-version of the Harvard Course in Reading and Study Strategies. 

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

  • 2016 Sep 09

    Zen and the Art of Student Life

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    9:00am to 10:00am

    with SungLim Shin

    Explore awareness, attention, and acceptance to one’s mind and heart through mindfulness exercises and discussion. 

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

  • 2016 Apr 15

    Peer Tutor Information Session

    Location: 

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

    Are you curious about becoming a BSC Peer Tutor? Drop in for pizza and dessert to find out more about registering to become a BSC Peer Tutor for Fall 2016. 

    BSC Peer Tutors earn $18/hour, one of the highest wages on campus!* You may tutor for any course in which you have received an A- or better (or by instructor recommendation). Your course grade already qualifies you to tutor! This is a great way to help out other students, consolidate your understanding of the material, and build your resume. 

  • 2016 Mar 28

    Getting Started Writing Papers

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street
    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    with Aurora Sanfeliz

    Find ways to get your papers started and done (on time); from an idea to a final draft. 

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