Upcoming Events at Brown University

AY 2013-3014 Professional Development and Social Events

Postdoc Community Outing to BLUE MAN GROUP at PPAC!
Date: Friday, March 6, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Providence Performing Arts Center

Tickets are sold out! Thank you for your support!

Day of Biology
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Time: 9:00 - 6:00 PM
Location: Multiple locations on Brown's campus

We hope you registered for this celebration of the life sciences at Brown!

Acing the Interview
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Time: Talk at 4:00 PM, Q&A at 5:00 PM
Location: MacMillan Hall, Room 115

Guest Speaker Lauren Celano, CEO of Propel Careers, will give advice on interview preparation for those with advanced degrees who are pursuing jobs outside the academy.

Grantsmanship II: The Peer Review Process 
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time: Noon - 1:00 PM
Building for Environmental Research & Teaching, Rm 15

Identify priorities and avoid pitfalls when applying for federal funding.  How do funding agencies evaluate your grant applications?  How do reviewers really assess your research?  Join us for an insider's perspective on the review process and learn to tailor your grant proposals to meet agencies' goals!  Graduate students and postdocs are welcome!  Register 

Trivia Night!
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

A perennial favorite! Join OGPS for fun and factoids at our annual Trivia Night. All graduate students & postdocs welcome--more details and sign-up are forthcoming.

Career Panel: Careers in Government
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Don't miss our esteemed panelists discussing their careers in government and policy. Details and panelists TBA--check back soon!


Check back here for more conferences to be posted soon!

Note: If there is inclement weather and the University is closed, any event listed will be cancelled, and possibly rescheduled at a later date. Call the Brown Snow Line at 863-3111 for further information, or listen to local school closings.