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.

Otto Pizza Co-founder Shares Advice for Entrepreneurs

Student Success Story

An alumnus offers advice on the high-risk and high-reward business of entrepreneurship.

Chanda Rubin at Harvard Commencement

Life After Professional Tennis

Student Success Story

Chanda Rubin discusses how she embraced her education after playing professional tennis.

Q&A with Dean Hunt Lambert


Dean Lambert shares his vision for the future of Harvard Continuing Education.

Tips on Public Speaking: Eliminating the Dreaded "Um"


Learn how to remove filler words from formal speeches to present with confidence.

How to Write a Great Resume and Cover Letter


Linda Spencer offers helpful tips and resources to help you write your résumé and cover letter.

Our Journey Through Extension: Four Alumni Perspectives

Student Success Story

Meet four graduates from our undergraduate and graduate programs, and learn what led them to Extension and where they see their lives going now.

Advice from a Biotechnology Graduate

Student Success Story

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

Taking a Leap into Leap Day History


Fun facts and history about the day that occurs only once every four years.

A busy city crosswalk filled with pedestrians

Harry Lewis on Anonymity

Faculty Insight

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