Past Events

  • 2020 May 27

    Getting Started in Tech

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Thinking about a career in tech but not sure where to start? Considering a career change but not sure how to make it happen? 

    In this talk, we'll cover the different ways you can break into tech and outline the pros and cons of all the options within the local tech community. Then we'll dive into the job opportunities available, from positions you've heard of such as front-end developer, to ones that are new to the scene, such as developer evangelist.

     

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  • 2020 May 25

    Free Crash Course: HTML & CSS

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Curious about coding, but don’t know where to begin? HTML & CSS is the perfect place to start. Here you'll learn the basic building blocks of a website, and how to style them while completing a series of challenges to help you master your new skills. 

    Together we'll work through a series of drills that will teach you the core concepts of HTML (tags, elements, and attributes), and the basics of CSS (selectors, properties, and values). All your work will be in a platform that will allow you to bring it home with you and continue to work on it after you leave.

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  • 2020 May 23

    Product Management vs. UX/UI Design

    1:00pm to 3:00pm

    Within the realm of tech, there has been massive growth in different job types and opportunities. UX/UI Design and Product Management are two of those critical roles on the cutting edge of this wave of digital transformation. However, knowing the differences between these roles and how to break into them can seem a little daunting.

    Join us as we break down the specifics that each role entails, along with how to get the skills to be successful in them. We’ll help you determine which one is your ideal next career choice and discuss the range of jobs that will be available to you...

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  • 2020 May 19

    Data Science: Tools of the Trade

    9:00pm to 11:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    What is Data Science? And what does a Data Scientist ACTUALLY do? Wondering if a Data Science Career might be a good fit for you? 

    During this workshop, we'll cover the emergence of big data and some of the ways that data scientists unlock insights and predictions from it. We'll walk through the skills and tools you'll need to get started as a successful data scientist, and discuss different real-world problems that you'll be able to conquer once you've mastered your new skill set.

     

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  • 2020 May 19

    She+ Geeks Out: May Geek Out sponsored by edX

    5:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Please join She+ Geeks Out and edX on the interwebs!

    This event is a womxn-focused event that intends an inclusive definition of womxn. We are welcoming and respectful of womxn, including trans womxn and those who are nonbinary, gender non-conforming, and anyone who identifies as a womxn in a way that is significant to them. We also welcome allies who are committed to creating environments that are supportive of people who are typically underrepresented in the workplace and...

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  • 2020 May 19

    Is Graduate School Right for Me?

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join us for a panel discussion with SEAS faculty and current graduate students on what factors to consider when deciding on graduate school. The panel will be moderated by Vinothan N. Manoharan, Wagner Family Professor of Chemical Engineering and Professor of Physics, and panelists will include SEAS PhD students: Greg Cunningham (Applied Physics), Elizabeth Gallardo (Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering), Blakely O’Connor (Bioengineering), and Lily Xu (Computer Science).

    If you have any questions regarding this event, including accessibility requests, please contact:...

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  • 2020 May 19

    SEAS DIB Event "Is Graduate School Right for Me?"

    3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    The Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging presents, Is Graduate School Right for Me?, a virtual panel discussion with SEAS faculty and current graduate students on what factors to consider when deciding on graduate school. It will take place VIA Zoom on May 19th, 3PM-5PM Eastern Standard Time.

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  • 2020 May 19

    ADVANCE YOUR CAREER SERIES - ENNEAGRAM ASSESSMENT - MAP TO "HIDDEN SELF"

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Advance Your Career by December 2020 Series. This year-long program is built to be an interactive learning experience that teaches valuable leadership skills while providing the opportunity to practice new techniques to grow as a leader. Each month will have a specific topic with a learning session. You can join in on this series any time during the year. During the meeting; there will be opportunity for members to facilitate, share their stories, and engage with one another. Skills are developed to find opportunities to speak, network, mentor, and volunteer with strategic alliances...

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