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Student Spotlight: Nima Samimi

Student Spotlight

Nima Samimi explored his Iranian identity through his graduate studies at Harvard Extension.

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Student Spotlight: Kathryn O’Shea-Evans

Student Spotlight

A graduate degree from Harvard Extension School has helped Kathryn O’Shea-Evans build her new business. 

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Student Spotlight: Blake Hite

Student Spotlight

Harvard Extension School gave Blake Hite the flexibility and academic rigor needed to launch a new career. 

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Student Spotlight: Zachary Hadley

Student Spotlight

Zachary Hadley enhanced his professional pursuits by learning from leading scholars at Harvard Extension School. 

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Student Spotlight: Johan Arango-Quiroga

Student Spotlight

Johan Arango-Quiroga connected with Harvard's community and changed his career path to align with his passion for sustainability. 

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Student Spotlight: Sierra N. Tarkington

Student Spotlight

At Harvard Extension School, Sierra Tarkington found the mentorship and academic challenges she wanted to conduct meaningful research. 

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Student Spotlight: Lindsay Harris

Student Spotlight

Harvard Extension School helped Lindsay Harris ignite her passion for digital marketing and pursue new opportunities. 

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Student Spotlight: Brandon Taylor

Student Spotlight

A master's degree from Harvard Extension School gave Brandon Taylor the right skills to pivot his career into corporate finance. 

Introducing Handprints: A Net-Positive Approach to Sustainability

Faculty Insight

Instructor Greg Norris introduces a new frame of mind for approaching the challenge of sustainability, engaging people to contribute a net-positive impact on the environment.

Three Courses for the 21st-Century Museum Professional

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In these three courses—offered this spring in partnership with the Smithsonian Institute—you can study with experts from one of the world’s leading museums and tackle challenges…

Nonprofit Leader Reflects on Key to Earning Degree: Drive

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An Extension alumnus shares his experience earning a degree.

Develop Confidence in the Workplace with these 3 Essential Skills

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Whether you are a software engineer, a sales manager, or a biologist, skills in communication, negotiation, and problem-solving are essential for success. Set yourself apart by developing these three…

The Power of Crowdsourcing Knowledge in Online Communities

Faculty Insight

Instructor David Weinberger shares insights on how online social networks have facilitated new discoveries, and discusses the challenges of crowdsourcing knowledge.

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