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No Summertime Sadness
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No Summertime Sadness

A recruiter from the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies encourages students to apply for international internships and funding at the Office of Career Services’s Summer Funding and Programs Fair Tuesday afternoon in the SOCH.

No Summertime Sadness
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Summer Funding Fair Simplifies Harvard Resources

With summer job and internship application deadlines approaching, many Harvard students are beginning the search for summer internships, research positions, and funding. A Office of Career Service fair Tuesday afternoon aimed to demystify the process and connect students with summer opportunities.

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Fraudulent Job Postings Found on Crimson Careers

Harvard students last week received an email from the Office of Career Services warning against fraudulent job postings on the job and internship database Crimson Careers.

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Students’ Interest in Tech Careers Soars in Recent Years

The popularity of the the Office of Career Service’s Big Data Analytics & Technology Fair makes apparent the rise in the number of Harvard students pursuing careers in the technology sector.

Steph Burt: Out in Academia
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Steph Burt: Out in Academia

English professor Steph Burt speaks during Monday afternoon’s “Out in Academia” talk, which took place in the Dudley House common room.

Campus Interview Program Fair
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Campus Interview Program Fair

Sheraton Commander Hotel was filled with many students seeking jobs or internships at the campus interview program fair last Friday. The career fair, organized by the Office of Career Services, featured careers primarily related to finance, consulting, and tech.

Arts and Humanities Dinner
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Arts and Humanities Dinner

Freshmen and sophomores raise their hands to answer a question during a dinner hosted by the Office of Career Services Tuesday evening as part of the Arts & Humanities Dinner Series.

Art & Humanities
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Art & Humanities

Wai-yee Li, a professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, discusses her experiences in the Humanities with freshmen and sophomores as part of a dinner series hosted by the Office of Career Services.

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Goldman Sachs Will Move Interviews Online, Cutting On-Campus Program

Starting Friday, undergraduates seeking a summer analyst or full-time position at Goldman Sachs will go through a revamped interview process.

OCS Vs Wall Street Illustration
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OCS vs. Wall Street

This year banks circumvented OCS and began recruiting students earlier, before official On-Campus Interviews for finance internships started in January. The tug-of-war and resulting breakdown caused OCS to move up its interview schedule by several months next year to avoid contending with the banks.

SEAS Increases Career Advising
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SEAS Increases Career Advising

Recently, SEAS has attempted to increase in-house career advising services.

SEAS Increases Career Advising
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SEAS Students Praise In-House Career Advising, Call For Expansion

Engineering students seeking non-tech internships have praised the relatively new in-house career advising services at the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, though many expressed hope for further expansion.

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Scrambling Seniors Look to OCS for Job Help

Seniors scrambling for jobs as their time at the College draws to an end are looking toward the Office of Career Services for help.

Startup Career Fair
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Startup Career Fair

At the Startup Career Fair in the Harvard Innovation Lab, sponsored the Office of Career Services, startup companies talk to students and offer branded merchandise.

OCS Funding Website
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Students Express Mixed Feelings on OCS Funding Lottery

With the increasing popularity of Harvard summer study abroad programs, some students have expressed concerns regarding the process by which financial aid funds are awarded, arguing that funding may not go to students who most need it.