Since we have so many areas around the world with only a very few members, we are posting the list of featured events which the HAA emails to subscribers each month. It is one way we are able to help members meet alums in their areas and possibly expand our membership to develop stronger communities.

HAA Events for October

Getting Onto Boards: Recruiting and Preparing Women for the Boardroom

Thursday, October 26, 2017

1:00 p.m. (EDT)
Virtual Event

As companies seek to address the challenges and opportunities brought about by digital disruption, driving global growth, and entering new markets, their boardrooms are also in transition. Board directors are looking around the table and recognizing the need to bring new perspectives into the boardroom. Currently, women account for only 13% of public company board directors in the United States. The demand for technology, marketing, financial, geographic, and core industry expertise in the boardroom will continue to grow, as will the interest in bringing more people of diverse backgrounds (gender, ethnicity, age, etc.) to the table.

Tune in on October 26th at 1:00 p.m. as Julie C. Norris AB '89, JD '93, MBA '93 discusses what boards are looking for, how boards go about recruiting new directors, and how to effectively position yourself for board opportunities.

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Cambridge & Boston-area Events

Cambridge | A.R.T. Institute presents Macbeth | October 6

Boston | This Ever New Self: Thoreau and His Journal | October 11

Cambridge | Julia Bryan-Wilson Fray: Art and Textile Politics | October 12

Boston | Harvard Varsity Club Hall of Fame Dinner | October 13

Cambridge | College + Athletics = A Complex American Relationship | October 16

Cambridge | Epidemiology Counts | October 16

Cambridge | OBERON Shows: Ancestral Memories | October 19

Cambridge | Gallery Talk with Michelle Lopez and Sondra Perry | October 20

Boston | A Celebration of Harvard & Radcliffe Rowing! | October 20

Cambridge | Harvard Soccer Alumni Weekend 2017 | October 21

Cambridge | OBERON Shows: Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards | October 22

Boston | Be as a Tree Planted by the Waters: A Talk by Hope Jahren | October 23

Boston | An Evening with Paul Farmer MD ’88, PhD ’90 | October 23

Cambridge | Artist Talk: Matt Keegan | October 23

Boston | HAE Boston: October Networking Night | October 25

Hyannis, MA | Florence Cathedral Foundation Museum | October 26

Cambridge | Contagion: Exploring Modern Epidemics | October 27

Cambridge | Askwith Forums: Learning to Change the World | October 27

Boston | Harvard Varsity Club Pregame Mixer | October 28

Cambridge | Bernstein and Tchaikovsky: Bernstein Centennial Kickoff  | October 28

Boston | Gender and Sexuality in Greece and Rome at the MFA | November 1

Cambridge | Does the Left Have a Future? |  November 2

Cambridge | Live @ OBERON: STL GLD | November 3

Cambridge | Women and Leadership Workshop | November 7

For events worldwide http://alumni.harvard.edu/programs-events

Radcliffe Institute Events

Although the Radcliffe Institute Events take place in Radcliffe Yard, one has the option on the site to click on Past Events and With Audio.  www. radcliffe.harvard.edu/calendar.list