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Dean In The Lobby

Wednesday, March 05, 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.

Spring 2014 features Graduate Scialogue

Wednesday, March 05, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

SCIALOGUE is an exciting new series hosted by Sigma Xi and the Science Center, for scientists to practice effective communication of their research. This event offers graduate students opportunity ...

Fluids Seminar: Insight into Bulk and Interfacial Lithium Battery Electrolyte Properties from Molecular Simulations and DFT Calculations

Tuesday, March 04, 2014 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Dr. Oleg Borodin Army Research Laboratory Adelphi, MD Insight into Bulk and Interfacial Lithium Battery Electrolyte Properties from Molecular Simulations and DFT Calculations Design of electrolytes for secondary lithium batteries and supercapacitors is a complicated task as an electrolyte has to satisfy a number of often conflicting requirements such as low bulk and charge-transfer ionic resistance over a wide temperature range, low volatility and flammability, compatibility of the electrolyte with the separator and electrode materials.

Brown Entrepreneurship Program | RISD E'ship | PRIME Mixelerator

Sunday, March 02, 2014 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Come to the Brown/RISD Entrepreneurial Mixelerator organized by Brown University Entrepreneurship Program, RISD E'Ship and Brown PRIME this Sunday, March 2nd! We invite all students who wish to meet and network with other students on College Hill interested in entrepreneurship. Who knows, maybe you will find your future co-founders and team mates at the Mixelerator! Food, drinks and music will be provided.

Wondering what a degree in Engineering would lead to?

Saturday, March 01, 2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Join graduates of Brown Engineering to learn about the graduate school, careers and more! Alumni panel with lunch reception to follow. Hosted by AIChe, BMES and NSBE.

Negotiating the Job Offer in the Sciences/Academic Job Search Series

Thursday, February 27, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Academic Job Search Series Continues: Negotiating the Job Offer in the Science. You got the academic job offer - now it is time to negotiate. With whom? What elements of the offer are negotiable? When does negotiation take place? How do you end up with an offer that positions you well as you start your academic career? Join this faculty panel to get answers to these questions, and more of your own. Thursday, Feb. 27, 4:30 pm, CareerLAB

Dean In The Lobby

Wednesday, February 26, 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.

Effective Interviewing for the Masters Job Search

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Your resume got you the interview, now your interview will get you the job. But first, your need to understand the purpose and structure of an interview so you can plan ahead and be prepared to knock it out of the park. Come to ask about those tough questions you are worried about!

Fluids Seminar: Atmospheric Dynamics of Hot-Jupiters

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 3:00pm - 4:00pm

James Cho Queen Mary, University of London and Harvard University Atmospheric Dynamics of Hot-Jupiters There are now more than 100 Jupiter-like planets whose rotation rates can be plausibly constrained, lending their atmospheric flow dynamics to be studied in detail. In this talk, I shall briefly introduce 'hot-Jupiters', and their fit in the current planetary science and astronomy context. Idealized 2-D and less-idealized 3-D numerical simulations of the large-scale circulations on hot-Jupiters will be presented.

SciComm Exchange - Collegiate Conversations About Science Communication

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 12:00pm - 1:30pm

The Metcalf Institute at the URI Graduate School of Oceanography is teaming with Rhode Island NSF EPSCoR to improve communication skills for scientists state-wide through short professional developement ...

SciComm Exchange

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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You're a scientist conducting great research, but now it's time to communicate your findings to a public audience, your peers, or potential grant funders. Do you have the range of communication skills ...

How to Write a Resume for First Year Students

Monday, February 24, 2014 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Tips and tricks on how to write a resume for first year students.

Citrix Information Session

Thursday, February 20, 2014 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Citrix invites you to an information session to learn about exciting career opportunities with our company! Our team will be on campus to answer questions about our full-time and internship positions available for upcoming college graduates and current student. Majors we look for: Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Business, Marketing and related fields. Visit us at the links below for more information. www.citrix.com careers.citrix.com www.Facebook.com/CitrixCareers Twitter @citrixcareers

Spring Career Fair

Thursday, February 20, 2014 11:00am - 3:00pm

Employers will be in attendance to discuss internships and full-time job options. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity! All undergraduates and graduate students are welcome to attend. Business ...

Covidien Information Session

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Please join Covidien for an evening discussion around how to navigate the corporate culture. Ebony Thomas, Global Director, University Relations will provide a brief presentation on Covidien and then discuss how to properly brand yourself in a corporate environment. Refreshments will be served.

LinkedIn Information Session

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Did you know that two new members join LinkedIn every second? If you are looking for an opportunity to shape the direction of one of the world’s fastest growing companies, LinkedIn is the place for you. LinkedIn is looking for interns and new college graduates who want to learn, grown, and work with some of the brightest technical talent in the world.

Dean In The Lobby

Wednesday, February 19, 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: Differential Inertial Microfluidics: Label-free Cell Manipulation and Functionalizatin for Biomedical Engineering

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Center for Fluid Mechanics, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Systems, School of Engineering Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series TUESDAY – February 11, 2014 3:00pm Barus & Holley, Room 190 SJ Claire Hur, Ph.D.

NYC Economic Development Corporation - Tech Talent Draft

Monday, February 10, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

The NYC Tech Talent Draft is bringing founders and executives from top NYC startups!. Join us on February 10th to: - Hear about NYC’s rapidly growing startup community, - Get an insider’s perspective ...

BEAR Day

Monday, February 10, 2014 3:00pm - 5:00pm

BEAR Day recognizes staff years of service and performance excellence at Brown University.

Urban Pond Procession 2014 Community Kick-off

Saturday, February 08, 2014 10:00am - 1:00pm

The Urban Pond Procession invites you to this special 2014 kick-event to find out more about the history of the Huntington Business Park and its effects on community and the environment. Location: ...

Superfund Research Program: Seminar

Friday, February 07, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Seminar with John Stegeman, Senior Scientist of Biology and Director of Woods Hole Center for Oceans and Human Health. Title of talk to be determined.

Apple Tech Talk

Thursday, February 06, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

CoreOS Tech Talk. This will be an overview of the CoreOS for Mac. It will include the layers and overview of the engineering that the employees on the team work with.

5th Yr Biotech/BME SCM Degree Information Session

Thursday, February 06, 2014 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Are you not sure what to do after graduation? Have you thought about getting a Masters degree in just one year? What are the benefits to getting a 5th Year Masters degree? Is Biotechnology or Biomedical ...

Dean In The Lobby

Wednesday, February 05, 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.

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series: “Two-scale modeling of shear bands in fluid infiltrating solids”

Monday, February 03, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

WaiChing Sun: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University,. Many man-made and natural ...

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.