Programs

wintersession program

Program Overview

Wintersession programs are offered each year across more than 20 subject areas including arts, athletics, health and wellness, career services and alumni networking. Most programs are free of charge; a few include small fees. Programs vary in length from one hour to multiple days and from purely recreational to intensive introspection, training or learning

Current Program Listings

Below is the 2017 Wintersession offerings by category. Please check back often; this list will be updated as programs are approved. Please note that enrollment for many programs is limited.

ACADEMIC SKILLS AND RESOURCES

Speaking With Power, Passion and Purpose
Multi-Session Event
RSVP and information: mez744@mail.harvard.edu

First-Year Enrichment Program
Multi-Session Event
RSVP

ARTS

Harvard Art Development Festival
Multi-Session Event
RSVP and information: hadfestival@gmail.com

Workshop: Printmaking on Clay
Multi-Session event
RSVP

Workshop: Handmade Mugs
Multi-Session event
RSVP

Arts, Creativity and Medicine
Multi-Session event
RSVP

CAREER-RELATED PROGRAMMING

Get Help Planning Your Summer
Single Session Event

COMPUTERS AND TECHNOLOGY

CS50 Bootcamp with HSA
Multi Session Event
RSVP information coming soon

FILM AND TELEVISION

Workshop: "Murder Most Foul—and Filmable"
Multi-session event
RSVP

Workshop: “TV Directing—an Intro to Narrative”
Multi-session event
RSVP

HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Mindfulness Retreat
Single Session Event
RSVP

HUMANITIES (ACADEMIC)

Dumbarton Oaks Wintersession: "Culture and Power: Art, Philanthropy, and Diplomacy in America"
To apply, please send a résumé and a one-page statement of interest to wintersession@doaks.org

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

Common Purpose Global Leadership Program
Multi-session event
Apply

LIFE SCIENCES (ACADEMIC)

Original research laboratory: Genetics of Organelle Function in Budding Yeast
Multi-session event
RSVP and information: jamesmartenson@fas.harvard.edu

Perspectives on Mental Illness
Multi-session event
RSVP: parizad_bilimoria@hms.harvard.edu

OTHER

Adams House/FDR Foundation Global Citizenship  Program - Beyond Tomorrow 2 -Creative Citizenry
Multi Session event
RSVP and information

STUDENT BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Personal Finance Management
Multi session event
RSVP and information

 

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