Identity and Culture

2018 Sep 13

Harvard Puerto Rican Student Association Social

6:30pm to 10:00pm


Cambridge Queen's Head

Dear HMS community,

The Harvard Puerto Rican Student Association (HPRSA-pending approval), will have our first social of the year on Thursday, September 13 at 6:30 pm in the Cambridge Queen's Head (see flyer attached for more information about the event and our group). Family, friends, and significant others are welcome. Please, join us at this event, like our Facebook page: @HarvardPRSA, and help us spread the word about our student group.

We wish you a successful academic year.

Francheska, Ivan, Miari, Hector, Sergio, and Yajaira

2018 Aug 31

HMS Master's Orientation and Welcome Breakfast

8:30am to 12:00pm


Gordon Hall, Waterhouse Room
This is the inaugural Orientation Breakfast designed to allow new HMS Master's students to meet each other, while being introduced to key services available to you as students and getting a chance to interact with key members of the administration who support health and well-being, disabilities services, safety, housing and financial aid as well as cross-program aspects of academic and professional development.

Culturally Aware Mentorship

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500 Women Scientists

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AWIS - Association for Women In Science

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Biomedical Science Careers Program

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500 Queer Scientists

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Minority Biomedical Scientists of Harvard

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Harvard Graduate Women in Science and Engineering

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