Upcoming Events

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Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Are you applying for an NSF CAREER Award? Successful CAREER proposals are expected to demonstrate creative and effective integration of research and education plans. In this workshop for junior faculty in science, engineering & mathematics, recent CAREER awardees will discuss how to plan a proposal, and OVPR, the Science Center and the Sheridan Center, will present resources on effective integration of research, teaching & outreach for writing an education plan. Please RSVP by Friday, March 6th to reserve a place at this catered lunch.

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Significance of Your Research - Practice Presentations. Open only to registered participants.

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch will be served starting at 11:45AM. This is an opportunity for you to meet with President Chris Paxson over lunch and learn about Brown’s strategic plan, Building on Distinction, and other exciting initiatives. It is also an opportunity address questions and concerns you have about being a junior faculty member at Brown. The Junior Faculty Roundtable is a series of lunches designed to bring new and junior faculty together with campus leaders and senior colleagues to explore a variety of faculty issues. RSVP by noon on Friday, March 6th, to reserve a place at this catered lunch. Please register even if the event is currently fully subscribed, as there may be cancellations that would enable you to attend.

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

How does cultural and temporal distance affect the interpretation of a text? How can we simulate this process using empirical data with minimal technical knowledge? These questions are studied by an international collaborative digital humanities project (Brown and Charles University in Prague). Students and faculty in social sciences and the humanities interested in text analysis are all welcome. Register at https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E...

Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Significance of Your Research - Practice Presentations. Open only to registered participants.

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Classroom Communication. Open only to registered participants.

Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Significance of Your Research - Final Presentations. Open only to registered participants.

Monday, April 13, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Rachel Toncelli (Director of English Language Learning) will lead a workshop to help instructors develop effective strategies that maximize learning opportunities for English Language Learners. We will discuss classroom practices as well as formative feedback for writing assignments. Register at https://sheridan-center.appshosting.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_E...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Open only to registered participants.

Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch will be served starting at 11:45AM. This junior faculty gathering features Associate Dean of the Faculty Janet Blume (Engineering). The lunch will be an opportunity to talk with her and learn more about preparing for annual reviews, while enjoying the company of your junior faculty colleagues. The Junior Faculty Roundtable is a series of lunches designed to bring new and junior faculty together with campus leaders and senior colleagues to explore a variety of faculty issues. RSVP by noon on Wed, April 15th, to reserve a place at this catered lunch. Please register even if the event is currently fully subscribed, as there may be cancellations that would enable you to attend. * Please contact Vania_Figueiredo@brown.edu at the Sheridan Center with any dietary restrictions at least 48 hours prior to the event.