Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

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.

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.

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 ...

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!

Victory Day

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

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).

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.

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.

Activities Fair 2014

Thursday, September 04, 2014 7:00am - 10:00am
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Charles River Analytics Resume/Interview Preparation for Technology Students

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Fall Career Fair

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Over 90 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 ...

Citrix Information Session

Wednesday, September 17, 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 ...

Masters Students: Effective Interviewing for the Job Search

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Your resume got you the interview, now the interview will get you the job. But first, you need to consider the purpose and structure of an interview so you can plan ahead and be prepared to knock it ...

2014: Fall Celebration for Brown's 250th Anniversary

Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, September 28, 2014 12:00am
Brown Campus

An all-constituency celebration for Brown's 250th anniversary. More details to follow.

How to Find an Internship Part I

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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 ...

Superfund Research Program Seminar Series

Friday, October 03, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Superfund Research Program (SRP) Seminar Series is held on the first Friday of each month, 12:00-1:00pm, during the academic year. Topics include a wide range of topics relevant to the theme of ...

Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

Monday, October 13, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

How to Find an Internship Part II

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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 ...