Charting Your Course

2018 Sep 05

Dissertation Defense Seminar: Brittany Michel (BBS)

2:00pm to 3:00pm


NRB 350
DMS Students and Faculty are invited to attend the dissertation defense seminar of:

Brittany Michel

Ph.D. Candidate in the Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Degree Subject: Genetics and Genomics

Dissertation Advisor: Cigall Kadoch, Department of Pediatrics

Dissertation Title: Discovery and characterization of a non-canonical mSWI/SNF complex

Dissertation Defense, Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Seminar: 2 PM

Harvard Medical School
New Research Building
Room 350
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA  02115
2018 Aug 23

Harvard BGSO G-Year Party

5:30pm to 7:30pm


HMS Quad


(You made it through another year!)


Live music, food and kegs while supplies last!

21+ only, Please bring valid ID (State ID, passport)


Career Development Toolkit for Researchers

This toolkit from is aimed at post-doctoral researchers but with some modification is also useful for master's and graduate students. The toolkit offers some general starting points for those wanting to reflect on their career to date and to begin to formulate an ongoing career strategy.

Story Collider Podcast

The Story Collider is a nonprofit organization dedicated to true, personal stories about science.

The Therapeutics Graduate Program

The Therapeutics Certificate Program offers rigorous, multidisciplinary training relevant to identifying and developing novel therapeutics, understanding and investigating mechanisms of drug action, analyzing the reasons for clinical failures, and developing new compounds and applying them in preclinical and clinical studies to improve the treatment of disease.


MIND is an experimental career exploration program that will provide training and resources to UCSF students and postdocs, as well as a resource for career exploration that can be utilized by trainees nationwide (MINDbank), and will challenge the current perceptions of PhD training.

National Research Mentoring Network

The National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) is a nationwide consortium of biomedical professionals and institutions that supports trainees at every career stage of research in the biomedical sciences.

Stories in Science

Stories in Science is an online publication that believes in the power of the human story to transform science education and communication. Their mission is to characterize the anthropological nature of science from around the world.


An individual development plan (IDP) helps you explore career possibilities and set goals to follow the career path that fits you best.

Biomedical Science Careers Program

The Biomedical Science Careers Program, Inc. provides students of every race, ethnic background, gender and financial status with encouragement, support and guidance needed for the successful pursuit of biomedical science and other science-related careers.
2018 Aug 30

DudleyFest 2018

12:30pm to 3:10pm


Dudley House (Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138)
Learn more about GSAS and Harvard resources at the information fair, pick up your stipend check (if applicable) and Harvard ID card, attend workshops, and connect with graduate student leaders. Read more about DudleyFest 2018

Harvard Infectious Diseases Consortium

The Infectious Diseases Consortium (IDC) is an affiliation of students, fellows, faculty, and other members of the Harvard community who share an interest in understanding infectious diseases and their effects on people and societies.