Past Events

  • 2019 Feb 20

    Sky's The Limit! Stacking Sculptures

    Repeats every day until Fri Feb 22 2019 .
    9:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Explore the world of ceramic sculpture during February vacation! Allston-Brighton students in grades 4–5 will create whimsical stacking sculptures that tell a story as they develop their clay skills, combining slab, coil and pinch pot methods. Works may be inspired by cultures throughout history, animal imagery, or imaginative creatures—the sky’s the limit! This four-day workshop will be taught by a skilled Ceramics Program instructor, Jenny Blicharz. Please note: this workshop is for Allston-Brighton residents and Gardner Pilot Academy students in grades 4–5.

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  • 2019 Feb 19

    Sky's The Limit! Stacking Sculptures

    9:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Explore the world of ceramic sculpture during February vacation! Allston-Brighton students in grades 4–5 will create whimsical stacking sculptures that tell a story as they develop their clay skills, combining slab, coil and pinch pot methods. Works may be inspired by cultures throughout history, animal imagery, or imaginative creatures—the sky’s the limit! This four-day workshop will be taught by a skilled Ceramics Program instructor, Jenny Blicharz. Please note: this workshop is for Allston-Brighton residents and Gardner Pilot Academy students in grades 4–5.

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  • 2019 Feb 18

    Monday Job Seekers Connection

    Repeats every week every Monday until Tue Dec 03 2019 .
    11:00am

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Connecting with other job seekers can make all the difference between exhaustion and enthusiasm. Join other job seekers each week for mutual support, encouragement, inspiration, and empowerment in your job search. Job Seekers Connection energizes and motivates participants by teaching valuable career search strategies and techniques. You are invited to exchange job leads, business cards, resumes, networking techniques, and interviewing tips. The topics addressed each week are based on input from the group—so come prepared to articulate the kind of job you are seeking.

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  • 2019 Feb 12

    The Brand Called You!

    6:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    What is my personal brand? What’s the difference between my brand and my skills? Do I have a “reputation” and what am I known for? How do I enhance my brand for career success?

    Success at work involves not only what you do (skills) but also how you do it (brand). Your reputation at work whether positive, neutral, or negative has major impact on your career goals and direction. This session will give you the insights you need to build your brand, increase your influence, and expand your career success.

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  • 2019 Feb 11

    Monday Job Seekers Connection

    11:00am

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Connecting with other job seekers can make all the difference between exhaustion and enthusiasm. Join other job seekers each week for mutual support, encouragement, inspiration, and empowerment in your job search. Job Seekers Connection energizes and motivates participants by teaching valuable career search strategies and techniques. You are invited to exchange job leads, business cards, resumes, networking techniques, and interviewing tips. The topics addressed each week are based on input from the group—so come prepared to articulate the kind of job you are seeking.

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  • 2019 Feb 08

    Friday Tap Dance Jam

    7:30pm to 9:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Join the Harvard Ed Portal and local tap company Subject:Matter for a live performance and jam! Learn about the intricacies and subtleties of one of America’s most storied art forms, as tap dancers perform alongside a live jazz trio. Audience members are encouraged to join. With support from the Boston Cultural Council’s Opportunity Fund, Friday Tap Dance Jam is a free event that is open to all ages.

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  • 2019 Feb 08

    Personal Statement: Film Screening & Panel

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Graduate School of Education, Askwith Hall, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA

    Personal Statement is a documentary film about three high school seniors determined to help their entire classes get to college -- they served as college counselors to their peers, many of whom had nowhere else to turn. Join panelists Mandy Savitz-Romer (Senior Lecturer in Human Development and Education; Faculty Director of Prevention Science and Practice at Harvard Graduate School of Education), Juliane Dressner (Director of Personal Statement), and Christine Rodriguez (cast member in Personal Statement) for a viewing and discussion at the...

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  • 2019 Feb 05

    Digital Marketing—Video is Worth A Million Words

    9:30am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    In this workshop, we will discuss the most effective types of video for each industry, how to distribute and implement your video content, and highlight the benefits of doing so effectively. If you are just starting your business or trying to grow it, this workshop will give you the inside track on the next step in digital marketing.

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  • 2019 Feb 04

    Monday Job Seekers Connection

    11:00am

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    Connecting with other job seekers can make all the difference between exhaustion and enthusiasm. Join other job seekers each week for mutual support, encouragement, inspiration, and empowerment in your job search. Job Seekers Connection energizes and motivates participants by teaching valuable career search strategies and techniques. You are invited to exchange job leads, business cards, resumes, networking techniques, and interviewing tips. The topics addressed each week are based on input from the group—so come prepared to articulate the kind of job you are seeking.

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