Brown University School of Engineering


New Course for Lincoln Students

Brown Forms Partnership with Lincoln School

Lincoln School is partnering with Brown’s School of Engineering and the Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning to offer the course, Introduction to Engineering, to Lincoln students. The course will be taught in the School of Engineering at Brown and will take advantage of the newly established Brown Design Workshop. The Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning will work with both Lincoln School and the School of Engineering to aid in the course design and student-centered pedagogy.

Engineering Honor Society

20 Students Inducted into Tau Beta Pi at Brown

Tau Beta Pi, the engineering honor society, inducted 20 new members into the Rhode Island Alpha chapter at Brown University on Friday, December 5. Thirteen juniors were inducted along with seven seniors. 

Wireless brain sensor could unchain neuroscience from cables

Unprecedented opportunities:
Neuroscience research has been constrained by the cables required to connect brain sensors to computers for analysis. In the journal Neuron, scientists in a collaboration led by Brown University describe a wireless brain-sensing system to acquire high-fidelity neural data during animal behavior experiments.

Gingerbread House Competition

SWE hosts Eighth Annual "Extreme Gingerbread House Competition"

Extreme Competition:

The Brown University Society for Women Engineers (SWE) will be sponsoring its eighth annual "Extreme Gingerbread House Competition" on Friday, December 5, from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the lobby of the Barus and Holley building.

WHACK! Study measures head blows in girls’ lacrosse

LAX lab:

Lacrosse players swing hard, which is why errant stick blows are the leading cause of concussion in girls’ and women’s lacrosse. In a new study, researchers measured how much the worst blows accelerate the head and how much different kinds of headgear could reduce those accelerations.

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