Brown University School of Engineering

Events that begin in November, 2014

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 04, 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 office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

Materials Research Society Seminar: "Cell-Material Interactions: Pulling it all Together"

Tuesday, November 04, 2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Krystyn Van Vliet '98, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Sponsored by the Brown Materials Research Society.

Summer research! UTRA info session

Wednesday, November 05, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Salomon 001

Spend your summer working closely with a Brown faculty member on a research or course development project in the humanities, arts, or sciences. Attend an info session to learn more about summer and fall semester Undergraduate Teaching and Research Awards (UTRA) - Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 4PM in Salomon 001. To RSVP, please visit the UTRA website: http://brown.edu/utra.

Biomedical Enigeering Seminar - Padma Rajagopalan (Virginia Tech)

Thursday, November 06, 2014 9:00am - 10:00am

Padma Rajagopalan, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering Virginia Tech Professor Rajagopalan works on hepatic tissue engineering, cell-matrix interactions and self-assembly of poly electrolytes ...

Chemistry & Superfund Research Program Seminar: Dr. Vicki Leigh Colvin (Provost, Brown University)

Friday, November 07, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dr. Vicki Leigh Colvin, Provost of Brown University, will present a seminar on nanotechnology and the environment, sponsored by the Department of Chemistry and the Brown Superfund Research Program.

Environmental Materials: Nanotechnology as a Case Study

Friday, November 07, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Presented by: Dr. Vicki Leigh Colvin, Provost, Brown University. Environmental materials is an emerging interdisciplinary area concerned with understanding and applying novel manmade materials in ...

End of the pre-registration period. Last day for advisors to approve second concentrations in ASK for students in their 7th semester declaring a second/additional concentration. (5:00 p.m. deadline) *Any declarations not "advisor approved" and recorded in

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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End of the pre-registration period. Last day for advisors to approve second concentrations in ASK for students in their 7th semester declaring a second/additional concentration. (5:00 p.m. deadline) ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 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 office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

Biomedical Enginering Seminar: Prof. Shelly Peyton (UMass Amherst)

Thursday, November 13, 2014 9:00am - 10:00am

Biomaterials to predict and treat metastatic breast cancer Prof. Shelly Peyton, UMass Amherst Metastasis is the leading cause of fatality for women diagnosed with breast cancer. The most common anatomical sites of distant tumor growth include the brain, lung, liver, and bone, and it is well known that this metastatic spread in breast cancer is not random. Rather, different clinical subtypes of breast cancer exhibit unique patterns of metastatic site preference, called tissue tropism.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 18, 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 office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

How to Find an Internship

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 6:00pm - 6:30pm

This program will explain the process and timeline of finding a great summer internship. All of Brown's fantastic resources will be explained such as Brown Job Board, searching BrownConnect, connecting with Alumni, utilizing Social Media, and more! This program will immediately be followed by "Finding Summer Internship Funding" from 6:30-7pm in the same location.

Biotech Hangouts

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Come join BMES throughout the semester for our Biotech Hangouts! At these Hangouts, we hope to create a space to share some food and student-led thoughts about the latest developments in biotechnology ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 25, 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 office hours. He will discuss issues, answer questions, listen to suggestions or complaints about the School of Engineering, engineering classes, labs, facilities, etc.

Thanksgiving Break

Thursday, November 27, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, November 30, 2014 12:00am
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Thanksgiving recess beginning Wednesday at noon.