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Phi Theta Kappa Scholar Finds Passion in Psychology

Student Success Story

“I recall how meaningful it was when I found out that I had received the Phi Theta Kappa scholarship. It said that Harvard Extension School believed in my abilities as a student. I still have…

Discovering Community on the Harvard Campus

Student Success Story

A undergraduate student revels in the on-campus experience

Studying Sustainability at a Distance

Student Success Story

Q&A with Molly Smith, a candidate for the Master of Liberal Arts in the field of sustainability.

Study Skills and Strategies - Open Office Hour

This is an opportunity to ask questions about how you can study effectively. These might include questions about how to manage your time and tasks, how to focus your attention and deal with…

Resume and Cover Letter Writing 101

First impressions do count! Market yourself and gain an edge in today’s job market by learning how to write an effective resume and cover letter. From writing effective accomplishment statements…

How to Negotiate Your Next Salary

Learn the skills to negotiate your next salary during the job search process. Explore how to research and to articulate your value to prospective employers. Salary negotiation is a business…

How to Find and Compete for Competitive Fellowships: A Conversation with ProFellow Founder Vicki Johnson

Join us for a webinar to learn about, a great free resource for researching academic and professional fellowship opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate level; including…

ExxonMobil Employer Information Session

Join ExxonMobil recruiters and Sarah Karthigan, ExxonMobil Data Science Manager, and Harvard Extension School Data Science Certificate student, for a virtual employer information session to learn out…

Getting Your Groove On as a Student: Strategies for Overcoming Common Challenges

Participants will learn strategies to overcome common learning challenges for adult, part-time, and online learners.

Harvard Extension Commencement 2017 Recap


Relive this joyous occasion in this curated list of social media posts.


Amanda Rich

Student Spotlight

Nothing lights up Amanda Rich’s face like numbers. …