Brown University School of Engineering

Events Archive

BEAR Day

Monday, February 10, 2014 3:00pm - 5:00pm

BEAR Day recognizes staff years of service and performance excellence at Brown University.

Urban Pond Procession 2014 Community Kick-off

Saturday, February 08, 2014 10:00am - 1:00pm

The Urban Pond Procession invites you to this special 2014 kick-event to find out more about the history of the Huntington Business Park and its effects on community and the environment. Location: ...

Superfund Research Program: Seminar

Friday, February 07, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Seminar with John Stegeman, Senior Scientist of Biology and Director of Woods Hole Center for Oceans and Human Health. Title of talk to be determined.

Apple Tech Talk

Thursday, February 06, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

CoreOS Tech Talk. This will be an overview of the CoreOS for Mac. It will include the layers and overview of the engineering that the employees on the team work with.

5th Yr Biotech/BME SCM Degree Information Session

Thursday, February 06, 2014 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Are you not sure what to do after graduation? Have you thought about getting a Masters degree in just one year? What are the benefits to getting a 5th Year Masters degree? Is Biotechnology or Biomedical ...

Dean In The Lobby

Wednesday, February 05, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Wednesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Kenny Breuer every Wednesday 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.

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar Series: “Two-scale modeling of shear bands in fluid infiltrating solids”

Monday, February 03, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

WaiChing Sun: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University,. Many man-made and natural ...

Catalyst Design through Molecular Engineering for the Production of Renewable Chemicals

Friday, January 31, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Yuriy Román, Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In our efforts to shift away from traditional petroleum-based raw materials to supply fuels and chemicals, biomass ...

Design Science Symposium

Friday, January 31, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, February 02, 2014 12:00am

Design science was introduced in 1963 by R. Buckminster Fuller, who defined it as a systematic form of designing. The Design Science Symposium is from Jan 31-Feb 2 at RISD and will explore whole ...

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Wednesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Kenny Breuer every Wednesday 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.

Fluids Seminar: Micromechanics of Red Blood Cells: Modeling and Experiments

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 3:00pm - 4:00pm

George Lykotrafitis Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Connecticut Storrs, CT Micromechanics of Red Blood Cells: Modeling and Experiments We will discuss a two-component, coarse-grain ...

What Your Parents Can't Teach You About Finding a Job

Monday, January 27, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium

Joshua Waldman '00 -- author of "Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies" -- will discuss how to create your online personal brand, how to become a job magnet using social media, and how to leverage your network to find work fast.

School of Engineering Internship and Career Fair

Saturday, January 25, 2014 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Are you interested in a career in engineering? What is the job market like right now? Trying to figure out how to secure a summer internship? These, and many other questions will be addressed at the third annual School of Engineering Internship & Career Fair. Meet Brown alumni from top companies, who will come back to Providence and share their wisdom and expertise about careers in engineering.

Gathering to Remember Dana Dourdeville '15

Friday, January 24, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm

The campus community is warmly invited for an informal gathering to remember Dana Dourdeville '15, who died several weeks ago while on winter break. Join us in J. Walter Wilson room 411 anytime between ...

Talk with Brown Alum, Andrea Razzaghi, Deputy Director of Astrophysics at NASA - Friday, 3-5 B&H 190

Friday, January 24, 2014 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Since graduating from Brown with a BS in Mechanical Engineering, Ms. Razzaghi has worked for the US Navy, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, and NASA Headquarters at the Astrophysics Division of ...

CareerLAB in the Lobby

Thursday, January 23, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Come speak with a career advisor and get advice on: - Resume checks - Engineering Career Fair preparation - Elevator pitch tips and practice - Internship/job search Barus & Holley Lobby, 12-1 ...

Superfund Research Program: Webinar Presentation

Thursday, January 23, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
> Other location: see description for details

The Research Translation Core is co-sponsoring a special webinar series with the Society for Risk Analysis on the Impacts of Natural Gas Extraction presented by Jeanne Briskin, U.S. EPA Office of Research ...

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Wednesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Kenny Breuer every Wednesday 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.

Internship Quick Questions and Resume Critiques

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Career Advisors will be available to answer your internship quick questions in the foyer of Salomon. We will also be critiquing resumes and cover letters as well as answering questions about LINK funding and Brown specific internship programs. Cookies and Hot Chocolate for all who attend.

Spring Campus Recruiting: Finance, Consulting, and Tech Internships

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm

This program will review how the spring semester campus recruiting program works for internships, specifically for finance, consulting and technology. Application deadlines, interview etiquette and ...

How to Find an Internship

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 1:00pm - 2:00pm

In this program we will review the resources and strategies necessary to find a summer internship. If you know what you are looking for or have no idea what you want to do, this program will help. We will also review the LINK program, funding for unpaid or low-paying internships.

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.

Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
> No location for this event

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.

Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to drop a course (5:00 pm deadline) or to request an incomplete from an instructor.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 12:00am - 12:00am
> No location for this event

Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period. Last day to drop a course (5:00 pm deadline) or to request an incomplete from an instructor.

Co-Founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian Fireside Chat

Friday, December 06, 2013 6:30pm - 9:30pm

The Brown University Entrepreneurship Program and RISD E'Ship will be hosting Alexis Ohanian, Co-Founder of Reddit, and Walker Williams (Brown class of 2011) Co-Founder of Teespring, for a fireside chat. Alexis will also be holding a book signing event for his new book, Without Their Permission, so be sure to bring cash if you want to get your own signed copy.

SWE Extreme Gingerbread House Competition

Friday, December 06, 2013 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The 7th annual SWE Extreme Gingerbread House Competition will be held Friday, December 6th, from 5-7pm in the BH Lobby. The goal of the contest is to build an earthquake resistant gingerbread house. If you would like to help run the event or compete, please email BrownUSWE@gmail.com. You can register a team of 3-5 students/faculty. Cost of registration is $5 per team. Register before spaces run out!

Superfund Research Program: Seminar

Friday, December 06, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Neurotoxic Effects of Early Life Exposure to Tetrachloroethyene (PCE)-Contaminated Drinking Water", presented by Dr. Ann Aschengrau, Professor of Epidemiology, Boston University

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, December 04, 2013 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Wednesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Kenny Breuer every Wednesday 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.

Serial Entrepreneur ANGUS DAVIS - Talk and Q&A

Tuesday, December 03, 2013 6:30pm - 7:30pm
List Art 120

Interested in entrepreneurship? Want to learn a few startup tips from the man who sold his first company for nearly $1 Billion before he was even 30? Come join the Brown Entrepreneurship Program and ...

Fluids Seminar: Solutal Convection in Porous Media

Tuesday, December 03, 2013 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Anja Slim Solutal Convection in Porous Media One viable near-term technology for reducing anthropogenic carbon dioxide emissions to the atmosphere is carbon capture and storage. The idea is to capture ...

Dean in the Lobby

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Wednesdays, 4:30 p.m. -5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby Join Senior Associate Dean Kenny Breuer every Wednesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley for open ...