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.

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Telling Without Selling: Personal (Un)Branding

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Wendy Lawton, a communications and public relations expert, discusses how you can craft an authentic statement that captures who you are as a professional. 

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How to Set Goals and Achieve Balance—in and Outside the Classroom

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Learn how solid goals and time management can help you achieve success.

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What You Should Know When Considering a Graduate Program

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Considering a graduate degree? Browse our tips to navigate the journey. 

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The Value of a Graduate Certificate

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Learn about the market for graduate certificates, and discover the differences between a certificate and degree.

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5 Tips for How to Succeed as an Online Student

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Online learning platforms are still relatively new in the timeline of higher education. Starting a degree program or an online graduate certificate can be intimidating, especially if you’re…

4 Spring Courses for Self-Discovery

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Along your journey to self-improvement, consider these five spring courses that may inspire you to discover the "new you" in the new year.

Climate Change, Security, & Immigration: 6 Spring Courses to Explore

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Three topics to explore through Extension School courses this spring.

Best of Inside Extension 2016

Editors’ Picks: Best of Inside Extension 2016

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Of the over 40 articles we published in 2016, these are the stories that challenged and inspired us this year.

Show Off Your Academic Athleticism in These 10 Courses

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Challenging your intellectual strength and agility in these fall courses.

Harvard Is for (Library) Lovers

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Take a photo tour of some of our favorite spaces to curl up with a book.

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