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How Cyberspace is Transforming International Security

Faculty Insight

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

10 Soft Skills Every IT Professional Should Develop


If you're struggling to advance in your IT career, it may be time to stretch yourself beyond technical expertise.

Why Cybersecurity Skills Are in Demand


In a Q&A, to technology instructors explain why cybersecurity is a problem that professionals from diverse arenas must tackle together. 

The Promise of Tissue Engineering

Faculty Insight

A lecturer in biomedical engineering and her Extension student explore the promise of tissue engineering in this video.

The Theory of Cosmic Evolution

Faculty Insight

Chaisson, a cosmologist, discusses the theory of cosmic evolution with Jenny Attiyeh of ThoughtCast.

Christian Botting displays his Hamlet app alongside a skill—a symbol from Hamlet.

At the Crossroads of Publishing and Technology

Student Success Story

A alumnus shares discusses how his Extension School experience has helped his be a stronger publishing professional.

A Passion for Food and Technology

Student Success Story

Natali combined her passion of technology and food in her app.

Advice from a Biotechnology Graduate

Student Success Story

An alumnus provides some tips for succeeding at Harvard Extension School.

Harry Lewis on Anonymity

Faculty Insight

Professor Harry Lewis explores the concept of anonymity in the digital age.