Brown University School of Engineering

Events that began in December, 2013

Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to drop a course (5:00 pm deadline) or to request an incomplete from an instructor.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to drop a course (5:00 pm deadline) or to request an incomplete from an instructor.

Co-Founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian Fireside Chat

Friday, December 06, 2013 6:30pm - 9:30pm

The Brown University Entrepreneurship Program and RISD E'Ship will be hosting Alexis Ohanian, Co-Founder of Reddit, and Walker Williams (Brown class of 2011) Co-Founder of Teespring, for a fireside chat. Alexis will also be holding a book signing event for his new book, Without Their Permission, so be sure to bring cash if you want to get your own signed copy.

SWE Extreme Gingerbread House Competition

Friday, December 06, 2013 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The 7th annual SWE Extreme Gingerbread House Competition will be held Friday, December 6th, from 5-7pm in the BH Lobby. The goal of the contest is to build an earthquake resistant gingerbread house. If you would like to help run the event or compete, please email BrownUSWE@gmail.com. You can register a team of 3-5 students/faculty. Cost of registration is $5 per team. Register before spaces run out!

Superfund Research Program: Seminar

Friday, December 06, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Neurotoxic Effects of Early Life Exposure to Tetrachloroethyene (PCE)-Contaminated Drinking Water", presented by Dr. Ann Aschengrau, Professor of Epidemiology, Boston University

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, December 04, 2013 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Wednesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Kenny Breuer every Wednesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley for open office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

Serial Entrepreneur ANGUS DAVIS - Talk and Q&A

Tuesday, December 03, 2013 6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Interested in entrepreneurship? Want to learn a few startup tips from the man who sold his first company for nearly $1 Billion before he was even 30? Come join the Brown Entrepreneurship Program and ...

Fluids Seminar: Solutal Convection in Porous Media

Tuesday, December 03, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Anja Slim Solutal Convection in Porous Media One viable near-term technology for reducing anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions to the atmosphere is carbon capture and storage. The idea is to capture ...