Inside Extension

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The Freestyle Life: Lane Changes and Intersections

Student Success Story

An Extension alumnus has found success and satisfaction as a triathlete, professor, artist, and advocate.

Citation Management Tools

In this workshop, we will learn how to use online citation management tools to store and cite references.

Environmental Defense Fund Employer Information Session

Join Megan Dupuy, outreach coordinator at the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), for a webinar to learn about the EDF Climate Corps fellowship.

Harvard Extension School Announces Collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution


The Harvard Extension School’s graduate program in Museum Studies is pleased to announce a collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution of Washington, DC.

Father playing with son

The Role of Fathers in Childhood Development

Faculty Insight

As we celebrate Father's Day, Dante Spetter, instructor of Human Development, shares insights on how a father or father-figure plays into a child’s life.

Harvard Extension Commencement 2016 Recap


Graduates, family, and fans captured Commencement 2016 via social media.

Commencement 2016 Award Winners


Announcing the recipients of the 2016 Commencement awards.


Brian Sullivan

Student Spotlight

How a brother-in-law's speech disorder inspired a Digital Media Design student's degree journey.

Philippe Cousteau

Philippe Cousteau Discusses the Resiliency of Marine Ecosystems


Philippe Cousteau spoke of finding hope in rebounding marine ecosystems.

Statue of Paul Revere

Why We Celebrate Patriots' Day

Faculty Insight

Robert J. Allison, expert in the history of Boston and colonial America, shares the origin and evolution of Patriots’ Day in Massachusetts.

Addressing the Orphan Crisis in Ethiopia

Student Success Story

A psychology graduate student works for the well-being of orphans in her home country of Ethiopia.