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
In a final installment of heart-warming stories, Class of 2018 recalls the moment they found out they were accepted to HGSE. We’re looking forward to welcoming the Class of 2019 soon! Boston, MA: “I was in Boston for the evening having dinner at My Thai Vegan Cafe before seeing a show with my partner. The … More HGSE 2018 Acceptance Stories (Part 3)
HGSE’s Class of 2018 continues to reflect on the magical moment they received their admissions decision. New York City, NY: “I was giving a presentation to my team at Google in NYC when the desktop notification popped up. Afterwards we went into our shared office space where everyone huddled around me as I opened the … More HGSE 2018 Acceptance Stories (Part 2)
Given the diversity of HGSE students, it’s no surprise that Ed.M. students received their acceptance letters in a variety of quirky, surprising settings all over the world. The 2017-2018 HGSE cohort share their experiences getting in: Boston, MA: “I was resting after LASIK eye surgery, with gauze taped over my eyes. My husband opened the … More HGSE 2018 Acceptance Stories (Part 1)
I arrived at the last minute, nervous and excited at the same time. It was just two days before orientation and I had left my job as a commercial airline pilot only one month before arriving in Cambridge. I had left my former decade-long life in Abu Dhabi and moved back to my home country … More Specialized Studies: An amazing choice!