Past Events

  • 2016 Sep 09

    Zen and the Art of Student Life

    9:00am to 10:00am

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    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

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    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. 

    *The College subsidizes the peer tutoring fees in… Read more about Peer Tutor Information Session

  • 2016 Mar 28

    Getting Started Writing Papers

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Aurora Sanfeliz

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

  • 2016 Mar 16

    Spring Break Lunch @ 5 Linden

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    Limited to Harvard College students. Please join us for an informal gathering to enjoy good food, have conversations, play board games, and just hang out.

  • 2016 Mar 07

    Dissertation Writing Workshop

    3:30pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Sheila Reindl

    For doctoral students. Consider how to orient to the nature and scope of your inquiry; how to write when feeling overwhelmed, lost, daunted, or discouraged; and how to manage time, anxiety, energy, and tasks.

  • 2016 Mar 03

    Peak Performance

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Craig Rodgers

    Learn strategies and techniques to optimize results in one or more domains of your life.

  • 2016 Mar 02

    Procrastination

    2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    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. 

  • 2016 Feb 22

    Commitment and Creativity: Making Time and Space for What Matters Most

    3:30pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    BSC, 5 Linden Street

    with Sheila Reindl and Ariel Phillips

    Consider where and how we devote our energy, time, talent, and savvy in the face of internal and external pressures to "just get it done” rather than to manifest our creativity in the service of our most meaningful commitments.

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