Inside Extension

Passions and perspectives, inquiry and discovery, campus and community. Explore our alumni, student, and faculty stories; event listings; and career and academic articles.


Admissions Chat: The Bachelor of Liberal Arts (ALB) – March

Learn more about the Harvard Extension School's undergraduate degree program in this webinar.

From Small Farm to Big Global Impact

Student Success Story

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

A Letter from the Dean Regarding AAU Sexual Conduct Survey


Dean Lambert acknowledges sobering survey results, invites community to engage in discussion

Portrait of Amma Bonsu

Rewriting the Immigrant Experience

Student Success Story

A native of Ghana and journalism alumna feeds a passion for storytelling. 

John Whippen

The Sound of Success: From Center Stage to a Fortune 100 Tech Company

Student Success Story

After success as a musician, this alumnus found his next career path while an undergraduate at the Extension School.

Networking Tips to Strengthen Your Job Search


In a video Linda Spencer offers several networking tips to help you land your next job.

Harvard Business School and Extension School Announce Partnership


This new collaboration allows students to pursue HBX CORe for college credit.


Explore the roots of procrastination and learn practical skills and approaches to getting the important things done.

Academic Coaching #3: Strengths Matter - Using Your Strengths to Succeed

Learn how to apply your strengths to your current academic opportunities and challenges.

Powerful Public Speaking #2: Lifting the Curtain on Powerful Persuasive Speaking

In this workshop, we will go inside persuasive messages in an attempt to understand how and why they work.

Academic Coaching #2: Goals Matter - How to Set Goals and Positively Meet Them

Learn the science of goal setting and how to set the right academic goals to help you thrive and enjoy your semester.

Powerful Public Speaking #1: Three Ways to Make Your Audience Pay Attention

Learn how to command attention, eliminate filler words, and build a strong bond with your listeners.