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Science and the Arboretum in the 1800s
Today, the Arboretum is a place of research as well as education and enjoyment. Scientists from around the world take advantage of the diverse and extensive collections throughout the landscape. How did scientists use the Arboretum in the 1800s to advance scientific ideas when the Arboretum was in its infancy? Explore how did those ideas further the discoveries and ideas that continue in the present. Saturday, May 26, 1-2:30 p.m. In case of inclement weather, please call 617 384-5209. Free, but registration is requested at

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Career Connections Across Harvard 2018
Tuesday, June 5, noon–3 p.m. at Milstein Conference Center, Wasserstein Hall, 1585 Mass. Ave., Cambridge, Mass.

Career Connections Across Harvard is an annual networking event for Harvard staff. It is an opportunity for staff to meet with representatives from different schools and units around the University to explore other areas of work at Harvard and expand professional networks. All staff are invited to attend, no registration is required. See event details and program schedule.

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July 4 USS Constitution Turn Around Cruise
After 5 years in dry dock for restoration, the USS Constitution will cruise again for its historic turn around cruise on July 4th! To celebrate the birth of the U.S. Navy, the USS Constitution leaves it berth in Charlestown and cruises to Castle Island at the entrance to the harbor. The historic cannon salute celebrates the USS Constitution, the oldest fully commissioned Naval vessel in the world, and the birth of the U.S. Navy. Join us as we cruise along for the festivities on the water and learn the proud history of the Nation’s Ship!

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