Design Science Symposium and Brown STEAM

RISD is hosting the Fourth Biennial Design Science Symposium, the theme of which is STEAM to STEAM through Synergy: Bridging Morphology, Biomimicry, Sustainability, and Synergetics. Naturally, the Brown and RISD STEAM teams are deeply involved in its planning. (Distributed January 17, 2014)

LaTeX Teacher Workshop

Do you think LaTeX is the best? Do you want other people to know all the cool things LaTeX can do? Do you want to get PAID? Then apply to be a LaTeX teacher for the Science Center and CS DUG LaTeX workshop! Applications open through winter break. You can find more information here.
(Distributed December 17, 2013)

2014 Nanotechnology REU Program

N-REU Flyer:

I wish to bring to your attention the Nanotechnology Research Experience for Undergraduates (N-REU) Program. Students are very interested in nanotechnology, and its research activities cut across most of the major scientific disciplines. Our program has an 18-year history of providing the highest quality nanotechnology research experience to undergraduates from a broad spectrum of fields and institutions.
(Distributed December 16, 2013)

Ivy Plus Symposium

Brown is partnering with several Ivy Plus peers to sponsor the second annual Ivy Plus Symposium. The event provides an opportunity for students to interact with faculty and hear about cutting-edge research from the world’s leading institutions of higher education, present their own work, and network with students and alumni from each sponsoring school.
(Distributed December 4, 2013)

Environmental Summer Research Opportunities


Join students and faculty engaged in environmental research and practice in UEL 106, 135 Angell St., on Thursday, December 5 at noon to learn about research and funding opportunities for Summer 2014. Tips for successful applications to the Voss Environmental Fellowship and other programs inside and outside of Brown will be discussed, along with strategies for finding a faculty or external mentor. Refreshments will be served. Don't miss it!

(Distributed December 4, 2013)