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Learning to think like an engineer

Learning to think like an engineer

December 18, 2014
This past fall, fourth graders from the Jackson-Mann K-8 school in Allston joined a team of Harvard undergraduate mentors at the Ed Portal as they tackled the challenges of engineering and building.
A spark for young minds

A spark for young minds

December 17, 2014
Harvard undergrads and Allston-Brighton residents celebrate project work from the fall mentoring program.
X marks the spot at Ed Portal

X marks the spot at Ed Portal

November 23, 2014
The Ed Portal featured another free seminar, this one part of its “in-person dialogue sessions” exploring the popular HeroesX series, an online class that focuses on the modern relevance of the "Ancient Greek Hero."
HarvardX Entrepreneurship Discussion Group

HarvardX Entrepreneurship Discussion Group

November 19, 2014
Local community members and Harvard affiliates gathered together at the Ed Portal recently to discuss entrepreneurial challenges and opportunities.
Coding and creativity

Coding and creativity

November 12, 2014
Harvard Graduate School of Education professor gives public lecture on computer coding at the Ed Portal to local community members of all ages.