Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Beginning of College Orientation

Saturday, September 05, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of College Orientation

Opening Convocation at 4:00 p.m. Registration of new students for the first semester (7:00 pm to midnight)

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 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).

Engineering Undergraduate Advising Day

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 9:00am - 9:00am

Advising Day for first year students who are interested in Engineering.

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 9:00am - 12:00pm

Sept. 8, 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, Grading Strategies, and Teaching Student Research Skills. The workshops are followed by a discussion of TA roles and responsibilities with faculty and experienced TAs from your discipline. Co-sponsored by The Graduate School and The Sheridan Center. Refreshments will be served.

252nd Opening Convocation

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the 252nd Opening Convocation to celebrate the start of the academic year and welcome new students to Brown. President Christina Paxson will officially open the school year. Professor of Africana Studies and Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America, Tricia Rose, will deliver the keynote address. The Convocation procession of incoming students will form on College Street beginning at 3:40 PM and the ceremony will begin at 4 PM on the Main Green.

Resume and Cover Letter Writing

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Your resume and cover letter must make a great first impression when you are looking for a job or internship. Grabbing the reader's attention immediately is essential! Join us to learn how to craft resumes and cover letters that will open doors to the positions you want.

Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

ONR MURI Workshop: "Cavitation in Soft Materials”

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 10:00am - 1:00pm

The interaction of cavitating bubbles with soft matrix materials is an emerging new topic area as 3D soft matter fabrication techniques are rapidly advancing. Because soft materials feature strong non-linearity, rate and temperature dependence in their constitutive behavior, the interactions of cavitating bubbles present complex hydro-dynamics beyond our current understanding from cavitation on hard, traditionally metallic surfaces.

Effective Interviewing

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Effective communication leads to more successful interviews. Learn how powerful verbal and non-verbal communication skills can help you nail your next interview. Get advice about how to prepare for ...

Perspectives of National Science Foundation Program Director

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Abstract: Every three to four years, all programs at NSF are reviewed through the mechanism called the Committee of Visitors (COV). The committee assesses the quality and integrity of program operations ...