This is an example of scam email which has been sent to members of the HLS Community.
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From: HARVARD UNIVERSITY
Date: March 5, 2018 at 6:26 AM
Subject: Attn:Mr J H R
Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
I hope this message finds you well. I’m honored to invite you to speak
at Harvard University Commencement, an organized Harvard University
Commencement happening in May 24, 2018. Harvard University is a huge
fan of your work – and the way you are so impressive at that thing you
do–and would be so excited if you would join us.
Harvard University Commencement is a full-day event ,with an audience
of about 5,000 in Tercentenary Theatre. Our goal is to bring together
bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused,and on a wide range
of subjects, to foster learning, inspiration and wonder – and provoke
conversations that matter.
You are to give a speech about any topic at Harvard University
Commencement on May 24, 2018
Your talk would be filmed and an edit will be hosted on the Harvard
University YouTube channel. Just as with all speakers, we would work
together ahead of time to craft the talk.
After your speech at the Harvard University Commencement,you would be
conferred upon,an honorary degree,to appreciate your good works.
We need to waive your no prior connection with HARVARD UNIVERSITY so
that conferring upon you the honorary degree at Harvard University
Commencement can be completed.
The waiver fee cost $3,000. Send the funds (in payments of $1,000
each) via WESTERN UNION as soon as you get this email to the
Name: Robinson Crusoe.
9713 Harold drive
Saint Louis,Missouri 63114.
Email me the 3 pick up details,senders name and address as soon as you
get this email
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