Skills Workshops Webinar Series for High School Students and Parents/Caregivers

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Meets Weekly

Skills Workshops Webinar Series for High School Students and Parents/Caregivers

Skills Workshops Webinar Series for High School Students and Parents/Caregivers

The Skills Workshops Webinar Series addresses the needs of underrepresented minority and disadvantaged high school students by providing concrete information on the skills needed for success in their academic career. This program also offers a special session for parents/caregivers.  Webinar subject areas will cover topics addressed during the traditional in-person program and also includes information students and parents have indicated they need now. These topics include but are not limited to application process for college, crafting the college essay/personal statement, interviewing skills, financial planning, resume writing and internship opportunities.

This program is co-sponsored by Harvard Medical School Office for Diversity Inclusion and Community Partnership and the Biomedical Science Careers Program (BSCP).

Webinar Schedule:

Thursday, October 1: Getting into College – Part 1: How to Choose a College and Application Process | Watch

Thursday, October 8: Getting into College – Part 2: Essay and Personal Statement | Recording coming soon

Wednesday, October 14: Session for Parents/Caregivers

Thursday, October 22: Community College Pathways

Thursday, October 29: Finances and Your Education

Thursday, November 5: Interviewing Skills

Thursday, November 12: Tips for Resume and Cover Letter

Thursday, November 19: Internships and Summer Opportunities

All sessions take place from 5 PM to 6:30 PM

Last Updated: 10/15/20