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.

Discovering Community on the Harvard Campus

Student Success Story

A undergraduate student revels in the on-campus experience

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

Article

Three topics to explore through Extension School courses this spring.

Studying Sustainability at a Distance

Student Success Story

Q&A with Molly Smith, a candidate for the Master of Liberal Arts in the field of 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. 

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Student Spotlight: Jeremy Colson

Student Spotlight

With the Master's degree in Sustainability from Harvard Extension School, Jeremy Colson elevated his career and confidence. 

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Using Your New Skills for Internal Job Mobility

Article

If you’re happy in your current organization, new opportunities may be closer than you think. With some strategic thinking and plenty of communication, internal mobility may be the ideal…

Future-Proof Job Skills: What Employees Need to Know

Article

For people mid career, keeping job skills up to date has always been a high priority. But we’re now on the cusp of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, making it imperative that people at any stage…

Harvard Extension School graduates

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

Article

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

How Students Balance Full-Time Work and School

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Returning to school has its challenges. Here we explore how students balance it all. 

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