Brown University School of Engineering

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NYC Economic Development Corporation Information Session

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 5:30pm - 7:30pm

On September 19th, you’re invited to the NYC Tech Talent Draft Stat-Up Career Panel and Networking Reception! Join our panel of founders, CEOs, and CTOs from some of the City’s hottest start-ups ...

Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, September 14, 2012 11:00am - 12:00pm

Scientific Computing Seminar Speaker: S. Klasky, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Laboratory Safety Training

Friday, September 14, 2012 10:00am - 1:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

Wolf Greenfield & Sacks Information Session

Monday, September 10, 2012 6:00pm - 7:30pm

If you are intrigued by the prospect of applying your scientific or engineering expertise to help companies and institutions protect their cutting edge innovations, we invite you to attend the Wolf ...

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Mechano-Adaptation in Vascular Tissues”

Monday, September 10, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BROWN UNIVERSITY Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series “Mechano-Adaptation in Vascular Tissues” Patrick Alford Department of Biomedical Engineering University of Minnesota ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Thursday, September 06, 2012 10:00am - 1:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

Beginning of Orientation

Saturday, September 01, 2012 12:00am - 12:00am
> No location for this event

Beginning of Orientation.

Graduate Student Orientation: Registration & Breakfast

Friday, August 31, 2012 8:30am - 9:15am
Ruth J. Simmons Quadrangle

Registration is required for Graduate School Orientation. The check-in tent and breakfast will be under a tent on Simmons Quadrangle (formerly Lincoln Field), located between Sayles Hall and Thayer ...

Lunchtime Workshop: Teaching for the First Time

Thursday, August 30, 2012 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Led by Sheridan Center Associate Directors Carie Cardamone and Laura Hess, this hands-on, interactive workshop exclusively for faculty and postdoctoral fellows new to teaching at Brown will provide ...

New Faculty Orientation

Thursday, August 30, 2012 9:00am - 11:30am

This orientation for faculty and postdoctoral fellows new to teaching at Brown features an overview of teaching at Brown by the Dean of the College and the Dean of the Graduate School, a presentation ...

International Orientation (Undergraduate)

Wednesday, August 29, 2012 12:00am - Saturday, September 01, 2012 12:00am
> Multiple locations: see description for details

International Orientation offers incoming international students the opportunity to engage with their peers several days prior to the general first-year orientation. During International Orientation ...

IMSD Training Module - "Reading Scientific Publications"

Monday, August 27, 2012 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Brown's Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) Program is offering a skill-based training module entitled "Reading Scientific Publications" August 27 & 30 and September 4. Designed ...

International Graduate Student Orientation

Friday, August 24, 2012 12:00am - 12:00am
> Location to be determined

A one-day orientation for incoming international graduate students. The program introduces students to deans, faculty, staff, and fellow students, provides an opportunity to meet other incoming international ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Tuesday, August 21, 2012 10:00am - 1:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

Fluids Seminar: Destabilization of Free Convection by Weak Rotation

Tuesday, August 14, 2012 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Alexander Gelfgat School of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, 69978, Tel-Aviv, Israel DESTABILIZATION OF FREE CONVECTION BY WEAK ROTATION This study is motivated ...

IMSD Training Module - "Scientific Writing: Key Principles"

Tuesday, August 07, 2012 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Brown's Initiative to Maximize Student Development (IMSD) Program is offering "Scientific Writing: Key Principles" August 7, 8 and 10th. Designed for graduate students, learn how to effectively communicate ...

Visual Storytelling Workshops at the Science Center!

Wednesday, August 01, 2012 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Have an idea or story that you want to turn into pictures? Looking to tap into your creative side? Or simply want to draw? Drop by the Visual Storytelling workshops! This summer, we’ll get started ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Wednesday, August 01, 2012 10:00am - 1:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...

Last day to drop a course

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 12:00am - 12:00am
> No location for this event

Last day to drop a course.

Scientific Communication III: Technical Writing

Thursday, July 26, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Judith Bender Organization, tone, and language. The Science Center Workshops are sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, the NSF-funded GK-12 program, the Materials Research Science ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Careers in Science/Career Choices

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

A panel will lead discussions that will include pursuing the study of science at the undergraduate and graduate level and careers in research, teaching, industry and business. The Science Center Workshops ...

The Engineering Behind the Next Generation of Neural Implants

Thursday, July 19, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Chris Bull The Science Center Workshops are sponsored by the Office of the Dean of the College, the NSF-funded GK-12 program, the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, and Continuing ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Tuesday, July 17, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Scientific Communication Skills II: Oral Presentations

Thursday, July 12, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Prof. Tom Webster, School of Engineering, as he leads a discussion on how to prepare and present a scientific talk, including presentation skills, dos and don'ts, etc. Snacks and beverages will ...

Hazardous Waste Training

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Who Must Attend? Hazardous Waste Training is required for ALL individuals who work in an area where chemicals are used, where chemicals are stored, or where hazardous waste is generated. This may include ...

Research Skills II: Breaking Down Technical Papers

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Prof. Carlos Aizenman, Department of Bio Med, Neuroscience, as he introduces to the process of reading scientific papers and then participate in a workshop activity that takes students through ...

Pre Award- Research Equipment & Property Management

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 10:00am - 12:00pm
Brown Office Building, 2nd Floor Conference Room

This course covers practices, policy and regulations concerning the management of all Brown-held equipment. Attendees will develop a better understanding of Brown purchasing and inventory practices ...

Scientific Communication Skills I: Poster Presentations

Thursday, July 05, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Karen Haberstroh Scientific posters are used to communicate research and stimulate discussion at scientific meetings. This workshop will focus on the key elements to include when preparing ...

Research Skills I: Learning on your own

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Speaker: Karen Haberstroh This workshop will help students identify the skills needed to become self-sufficient learners and provide tips and suggestions for independent learning. The Science Center ...