Alumni

2021 Jun 14

Martin Luther King & The Struggle for Voting Rights, Making Democracy Work

3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Online

Join the Harvard Business School for a special session in which Professor David Moss, author of the acclaimed book “Democracy: A Case Study,” makes history come alive with an audience-driven discussion of Martin Luther King Jr. and the struggle for voting rights. Professor Moss will bring his wildly popular approach to teaching the history of American democracy to a new stage. It will be an afternoon that challenges the way you think about America’s history and civic life – and your place in it.

There will be an HBS case study distributed to participants to read in advance,...

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2021 Jun 12

Brunch with Baldwin

11:00am to 12:00pm

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Online

James Baldwin in a white collared shirt tilting his head, the background sunlit greenery and roses

Please join the Harvard Club of Washington, DC for “Brunch with Baldwin,” an online event featuring Robert Reid-Pharr, Professor of Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality at Harvard University. Dr. Reid-Pharr was awarded a 2020-2021 Radcliffe Institute for...

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2021 Jun 10

Harvard Horizons Presentation and Symposium

6:00pm to 10:00pm

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Online

Harvard Horizons highlights the exciting scholarship of GSAS PhD students across the disciplines! Eight outstanding PhD candidates are annually chosen to receive in-depth, personalized mentoring and coaching designed to enhance their presentation skills. This year, the event will feature six of the eight 2020 Harvard Horizons scholars, who will deliver brief presentations before engaging with participants in answering questions about their work and the training...

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2021 Jun 10

Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition

6:00pm to 7:15pm

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Online

This webinar is presented by the Capital Access Hub of the Harvard Business School African-American Alumni Association.

Entrepreneurship is all about startups and having an outstanding idea for a product or service, or so we are told.The truth is there are many paths to entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition (ETA) – the process of acquiring and operating an existing operation or raising a search fund has become increasingly popular in recent years.

Please join us for a webinar featuring Harvard Business School Senior Lecturer Archie...

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2021 Jun 09

Digital Innovation Summit

Wed Jun 9 (All day) to Fri Jun 11 (All day)

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Online

Join the Harvard Extension School June 9–11 for its first annual Digital Innovation Summit, a three-day exploration of digital transformation and innovation. The Digital Innovation Summit will bring industry leaders, professionals, and our academic community together to learn how COVID-19 has accelerated the need for digital transformation. We’ll explore the challenges businesses face as they continue their digital transformation plans in the post-COVID era.

The symposium features 2 to 3 sessions each day, including:

  • A panel debate on the...
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2021 Jun 05

Reimagining Inclusivity

3:30pm to 5:00pm

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Online

Alumnae-i Network for Harvard Women (ANHW) are honored to welcome three talented leaders for this event.

  • Melanie Collins, Chief People Officer, Dropbox

  • Kara Helander, Managing Director, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, The Carlyle Group

  • Dr. Deborah Stroman, PhD, Entrepreneur and Leading for Racial Equity Educator at UNC Chapel Hill

The event will feature a 45-...

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2021 Jun 02

Hollywood’s $10B Problem: Increasing Black Representation

7:00pm to 8:00pm

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Online

People from BIPOC communities face a myriad of challenges in the entertainment industry, both in front of the camera and behind the scenes. From on-screen talent and actors to production crews, publicity teams, talent management, writing and film criticism, marginalized groups often remain underrepresented in all aspects of an industry that has major influence on American culture. A recent report released by McKinsey & Company confirms that, despite evidence that shows addressing these racial inequities could reap an additional $10 billion in annual revenue, efforts by the...

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