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A Recruiter's Guide to the Job Search

Join this webinar to learn what recruiters really look for when hiring. 

Career Path Spotlight: Cybersecurity – April

Join this webinar to learn more about a career in cybersecurity. 

Career Path Spotlight: Finance

Learn more about a career in finance. 

Honoring Trailblazers in the Fight for Human Rights


In honor of this day, we’ve compiled a list of quotes from great leaders who have fought for the rights of marginalized groups. We hope they inspire you to stand up for someone’s rights today.

35 Courses to Pique Your Interest This Spring


Check out new additions to our course catalog since June. 

Get Your Pop Culture Fix in These Spring Courses


These spring courses use the lens of pop culture to study history, science, philosophy, and modern society.

A Look Back at Harvard’s First Distance Program


In the 1960s, we brought courses to US Navy service members aboard submarines. Learn the history. 

Kristen Strezo, Harvard Extension School, Master of Liberal Arts, Journalism '16

My Challenges and Triumphs on the Road to a Harvard Degree

Student Success Story

Kristen Strezo shares how she balanced life changes and rigorous coursework in pursuit of a degree.

How Cyberspace is Transforming International Security

Faculty Insight

An expert explores the complexities cyber introduces in the national security landscape.

How to Use Real Estate Trends to Predict the Next Housing Bubble

Faculty Insight

A real estate expert explains the predictability of the market.

Truman Capote's Black and White Ball: An American Exhibit


A strange and mesmerizing event took place in New York City on November 28, 1966. Hundreds of influential men and women of the day donned masks, slipped into their finery, and went to a ball hosted by…