Brown University School of Engineering

Events that began in January, 2014

Catalyst Design through Molecular Engineering for the Production of Renewable Chemicals

Friday, January 31, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Yuriy Román, Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In our efforts to shift away from traditional petroleum-based raw materials to supply fuels and chemicals, biomass ...

Design Science Symposium

Friday, January 31, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, February 02, 2014 12:00am

Design science was introduced in 1963 by R. Buckminster Fuller, who defined it as a systematic form of designing. The Design Science Symposium is from Jan 31-Feb 2 at RISD and will explore whole ...

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 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.

Fluids Seminar: Micromechanics of Red Blood Cells: Modeling and Experiments

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 3:00pm - 4:00pm

George Lykotrafitis Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Connecticut Storrs, CT Micromechanics of Red Blood Cells: Modeling and Experiments We will discuss a two-component, coarse-grain ...

What Your Parents Can't Teach You About Finding a Job

Monday, January 27, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium

Joshua Waldman '00 -- author of "Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies" -- will discuss how to create your online personal brand, how to become a job magnet using social media, and how to leverage your network to find work fast.

School of Engineering Internship and Career Fair

Saturday, January 25, 2014 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Are you interested in a career in engineering? What is the job market like right now? Trying to figure out how to secure a summer internship? These, and many other questions will be addressed at the third annual School of Engineering Internship & Career Fair. Meet Brown alumni from top companies, who will come back to Providence and share their wisdom and expertise about careers in engineering.

Gathering to Remember Dana Dourdeville '15

Friday, January 24, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm

The campus community is warmly invited for an informal gathering to remember Dana Dourdeville '15, who died several weeks ago while on winter break. Join us in J. Walter Wilson room 411 anytime between ...

Talk with Brown Alum, Andrea Razzaghi, Deputy Director of Astrophysics at NASA - Friday, 3-5 B&H 190

Friday, January 24, 2014 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Since graduating from Brown with a BS in Mechanical Engineering, Ms. Razzaghi has worked for the US Navy, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, and NASA Headquarters at the Astrophysics Division of ...

CareerLAB in the Lobby

Thursday, January 23, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Come speak with a career advisor and get advice on: - Resume checks - Engineering Career Fair preparation - Elevator pitch tips and practice - Internship/job search Barus & Holley Lobby, 12-1 ...

Superfund Research Program: Webinar Presentation

Thursday, January 23, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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The Research Translation Core is co-sponsoring a special webinar series with the Society for Risk Analysis on the Impacts of Natural Gas Extraction presented by Jeanne Briskin, U.S. EPA Office of Research ...

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 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.

Internship Quick Questions and Resume Critiques

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Career Advisors will be available to answer your internship quick questions in the foyer of Salomon. We will also be critiquing resumes and cover letters as well as answering questions about LINK funding and Brown specific internship programs. Cookies and Hot Chocolate for all who attend.

Spring Campus Recruiting: Finance, Consulting, and Tech Internships

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm

This program will review how the spring semester campus recruiting program works for internships, specifically for finance, consulting and technology. Application deadlines, interview etiquette and ...

How to Find an Internship

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm

In this program we will review the resources and strategies necessary to find a summer internship. If you know what you are looking for or have no idea what you want to do, this program will help. We will also review the LINK program, funding for unpaid or low-paying internships.

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.

Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.