For Admitted Students who are also Parents As I write this, three other humans that I call family are a few feet away doing what other humans do: eating, talking, and relaxing after a day at school and work. I am a master’s student at HGSE, and I am a parent to two children, a … More A letter to admitted students who are also parents
This is the final installment of an on-going blog series featuring a range of housing options available to HGSE students. You can read previous posts in this series here. Harvard University Housing: Living at Peabody Terrace Harvard University Housing (HUH) has a portfolio of ~3,000 apartments close to campus. The majority of HUH properties are … More Housing Profile #3: Harvard University Housing (HUH)
Prospective students often ask, “Where should I live when I move to Cambridge?” In response to that question, this blog will feature a range of housing profiles over the next week. Each housing profile will include a current student’s experience, photos, and a link to the housing option if you want to learn more. GSAS … More Housing Profile #1: GSAS Residence Halls
This is the last week of fall semester classes at HGSE; the libraries are packed, coffee sales are up, and faculty and students are concentrating on the final projects that stand between them and the holiday break. As I attend final classes this week, I am struck by how much has changed in such a … More Admissions Advice: What I Wish I Had Known a Year Ago
With just over a month left before graduation, landing a dream job is high on many HGSE students’ priority lists. I’m still working on defining exactly what a “dream job” looks like to me, but luckily I have plenty of resources here to help me figure it out. The HGSE Career Services Office (CSO) is … More The Job Search
So, you’ve been admitted to HGSE for the 2017-18 academic year – CONGRATULATIONS! Now what? How do you decide whether to attend or not? Here are a few thoughts as you consider HGSE from Gabi and Arpi: Q1: Where were you and what were you doing when you found out you were admitted to HGSE? … More You’ve Been Admitted to HGSE! Now What?
My Monday Schedule: 7:45 am: Wake up, get ready for class 8:30 am: Leave the house and walk to HGSE 9:00 am-12:00 pm: Attend class 12:00-12:30 pm: Meet with my fellow Tri-Chairs about the Alumni of Color Conference 12:30-4:00 pm: Eat lunch, prepare for class, attend office hours, chat with friends 4:00-7:00 pm: Attend class … More True Life: I’m a Graduate Student at Harvard