Harvard Division of Continuing Education

2021 Jun 09

Digital Innovation Summit

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

Location: 

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 Mar 23

Race & Mass Incarceration: Sustainable Activism for the Long Haul with Professor Dehlia Umunna

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Professor Dehlia Umunna (Clinical Professor of Law, Harvard Law School and Faculty Deputy Director, Harvard Law School Criminal Justice Institute) will lead an engaging and empowering discussion about race and mass incarceration in the United States and participants will learn strategies for sustainable activism. 

This event is co-sponsored by the Division of Continuing Education and the Association of Black Faculty and...

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2021 Feb 24

Revolutionary Storytelling: Empowering Communities to Share Their Stories

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Inclusive storytelling has the power to change attitudes and perspectives. But what impact do technology, social media and different platforms play in revolutionary storytelling? And how do you harness the power of the medium to tell your story most effectively and to the broadest audience? Amber Payne (Nieman Foundation Fellow '21 and Executive Producer, BET Digital) will share examples from her career as a broadcast producer, multimedia journalist and host, leading a discussion on how to bring inclusive...

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2021 Apr 15

Pedagogy and Privilege: Teaching the Values of Public Service and Social Justice with Dr. Timothy Patrick McCarthy

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

This is event is part of a series organized by the Dean of Students Office at Harvard Extension School. Common Knowledge: Promoting Inclusive & Intellectual ExchangeCommon Knowledge sessions foster academic exploration and to spark curiosity among Harvard students by bringing students into conversation with those who represent diverse voices from across the University.

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2021 Mar 11

The Importance of Religious and Cultural Literacy in a Cosmopolitan World with Dr. Ali Asani

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

This is event is part of a series organized by the Dean of Students Office at Harvard Extension School. Common Knowledge: Promoting Inclusive & Intellectual ExchangeCommon Knowledge sessions aim to foster academic exploration and to spark curiosity among Harvard students by bringing students into conversation with those who represent diverse voices from across the University.

Register ...

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2021 Feb 24

Revolutionary Storytelling: Empowering Communities to Share Their Stories

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Inclusive storytelling has the power to change attitudes and perspectives. But what impact do technology, social media and different platforms play in revolutionary storytelling? And how do you harness the power of the medium to tell your story most effectively and to the broadest audience? Nieman Foundation Fellow Amber Payne ('21) will share examples from her career as a broadcast producer, multimedia journalist and host, leading a discussion on how to bring inclusive storytelling into your newsroom or community.

This is event is part of a series organized by the Dean of...

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2021 Feb 19

Building Inclusive Spaces

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

What does it take to move from diversity to inclusion, belonging, and equity? How can individuals and organizations build inclusive and affirming spaces in formal and informal ways? Learn this and more alongside fellow Extension School students in an engaging session with the Equity & Inclusion Fellows from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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