Brown University School of Engineering

Events Archive

Charles River Analytics Information Session

Thursday, September 11, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join Brown Alumni currently working at Charles River Analytics for this exciting info session, featuring Brown Interns at Charles River Analytics. Come learn why you should choose CRA for your next internship/step in your career. Since 1983, Charles River Analytics has been applying computational intelligence technologies to develop mission-relevant tools and solutions to transform our customers' data into knowledge that drives accurate assessment and robust decision-making.

Dean in the Lobby

Thursday, September 11, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley for open ...

Masters Students: Resumes and Cover Letters for the Job Search

Thursday, September 11, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

A tailored, well-written resume and cover letter will get you the interview! Join us to get tips on crafting documents that will get the attention of the reader and get you in the door.

Masters Students: Conducting the Job Search/Using Brown's Resources

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Masters students are invited to kick off the job search with this information-packed overview about the process and timeline for the job search. Brown's resources available for your use will also be discussed.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 09, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday 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. 

 

Honors Thesis Information Session Engineering and Biomedical Engineering

Monday, September 08, 2014 7:00pm - 9:07pm
Barus & Holley 190

Please join us!  All undergraduate students welcome, especially graduating seniors!

Engineering Honors Website

Finding the Right Post-doc in the Sciences

Monday, September 08, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join our faculty panel as they address thinking about and finding a post-doc that will position you for a career in life or physical sciences. Issues to be addressed include timing, knowing when you ...

Technical Resume Writing

Monday, September 08, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join Charles River Analytics and Brown Alumni at a special event focusing on resume reviews, interview preparation, and more! Since 1983, Charles River Analytics has been applying computational intelligence technologies to develop mission-relevant tools and solutions to transform our customers' data into knowledge that drives accurate assessment and robust decision-making.

Activities Fair 2014

Thursday, September 04, 2014 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Please join us for an exciting, high-energy event where over 250 student groups will be in attendance. Learn more about student organizations on campus! Meet new friends and sign up for clubs!

CVs/Cover Letters for Sciences Academic Job Search

Thursday, September 04, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Academic Job Search series for the sciences continues with this workshop on writing tailored, effective CVs and cover letters to get the attention of the Search Committee. Learn how to craft documents that are targeted to the job you are seeking. Samples will be available.

Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 9:00am - 12:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Tuesday, September 2 9am-noon Sayles Hall This orientation for new graduate TAs features a choice of interactive workshops on Teaching for the First Time at Brown, Interactive Classrooms, and Grading & Rubrics and a discussion of your roles and responsibilities with faculty and experienced TAs over pizza. Co-sponsored by the Graduate School & Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning. Registration will open July 1st at http://brown.edu/sheridan.

Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight)

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight).

Labor Day

Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Labor Day holiday. No University exercises.

Beginning of College Orientation

Saturday, August 30, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of College Orientation

Beginning of Graduate School Orientation

Friday, August 29, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of Graduate School Orientation

Engineering New Graduate Student Orientation

Thursday, August 28, 2014 10:00am - 2:00pm
Barus and Holley 190

Victory Day

Monday, August 11, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Victory Day holiday. No University exercises

Summer Research Symposium

Friday, August 08, 2014 11:00am - 1:00pm

The 2014 Summer Research Symposium, sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, will be held two days, August 7 and August 8, from 11:00am to 1:00pm at Sayles Hall. Undergraduate research and curricular projects conducted throughout this summer will be on display for review and questions. Research in the Life Sciences and Humanities will be presented on Thursday, August 7, while those covering Physical and Social Sciences will be presented on Friday, August 8. All are welcome!

Graduate Student Research Series

Thursday, August 07, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
>> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details

Graduate Student Research Series Make an impression… ‘If I had only sixty seconds on stage, what would I absolutely have to say to get my message across?” Present your research in 3-5 minutes ...

Guest Lecture: Dr. Eric Stach from Brookhaven National Laboratory

Thursday, August 07, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Characterization of working catalysts with advanced electron microscopy methods” Eric Stach - Thursday, August 7th 2014; Noon; Barus & Holley 190 Brookhaven National Laboratory Hosted by: The Center for the Capture and Conversion of CO2 Abstract: The field of electron microscopy has seen dramatic advances in the past decade, with the development of advanced electron optics such as aberration-correctors and source monchromators, new detector modalities and advances in sample manipulation and probing.

Guest Lecture: Yogesh Surendranath from MIT

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Mechanistic Insights into Electrocatalytic Fuel Formation & Combustion" - Yogesh Surendranath from MIT -- Wednesday, August 6th 2014; Noon; Barus & Holley 190 Hosted by: The Center for the Capture and Conversion of CO2 Abstract: The widespread utilization of renewable energy will require energy dense and cost-effective methods for its storage and recovery. This challenge could be met by pairing electrolytic reduction of carbon dioxide to liquid fuels with subsequent recombination of the fuel and O2 in a fuel cell.

Intellectual Property & Research Commercialization Workshop

Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:00am - 1:00pm

Presented by The Superfund Research Program at Brown and T32 Training Grants. For more information or to RSVP please email Jim Rice at James_Rice@Brown.edu

Workshop Flyer

Laboratory Safety Training

Monday, July 21, 2014 9:00am - 12:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical Hygiene Plan and laboratory safety best practices. Who Must Attend? Laboratory Safety Training is required for any individual working (paid or unpaid) in a Brown University laboratory. This includes, but is not limited to, Faculty, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, Staff, and Visitors. Registration for this course is mandatory.

Power-Efficient RF/Analog ICs and System Design for Wireless and Biomedical Applications

Tuesday, July 08, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Donald Y.C. Lie, Ph.D., Keh-Shew Lu Regents Chair Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas Tech University.

Superfund Research Program: Webinar

Thursday, June 26, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The webinar series is co-sponsored by Brown University's SRP and the RI Society for Risk Analysis. "Health Perspectives Study in the Marcellus Shale," presented by Dr. Pouné Saberi, University of Pennsylvania.

Lecture: Nilay Hazari from Yale University

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

How to determine if a homogeneous catalyst is actually heterogeneous? Nilay Hazari from Yale University Tuesday, June 17th 2014; 12pm; BH 190 Host: The Center for the Capture and Conversion of CO2 ...

12th Annual Northeastern Granular Materials Workshop

Friday, June 06, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am

The Northeastern Granular Materials Workshop (NEGW) is designed to to bring researchers and students in the North East (New England, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania) together to discuss their work on granular materials and explore collaborations. The workshop features pedagogical talks, short contributed talks and poster sessions.

Combined Safety Training

Tuesday, June 03, 2014 9:00am - 12:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

Commencement.

Sunday, May 25, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Commencement.