Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

Intel Information Session for Graduate Students

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Please join us for a special recruiting visit by Intel, to recruit current and recent PhDs. The visit will be led by Drs. Lisa McGill, Pete Gonzalez, Ashok Rajamani, (a Brown PhD, 2003, Materials Science and Engineering). They will discuss opportunities for PhD candidates in Intel’s Logic Technology Development group.
Intel is currently hiring PhDs with backgrounds in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science, and Physics. Refreshments will be served. Opportunities for informal interviews after the program. 

School of Engineering PhD Thesis Defense Presentation: Benjamin Szajewski

Friday, July 31, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm

"Mechanics of Size and Dimensionality Effects in Metal Plasticity". The presiding officer will be Professor William A. Curtin. All are welcome to attend this presentation.

Summer Research Symposium

Thursday, August 06, 2015 11:00am - 1:00pm

This year, the Summer Research Symposium will be held at Sayles Hall, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, on the following dates: Thursday, August 6 [Life Sciences and Humanities] Friday, August 7 [Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, and Teams] The deadline to register is Friday, July 24 at 5:00 pm!

Summer Research Symposium

Friday, August 07, 2015 11:00am - 1:00pm

This year, the Summer Research Symposium will be held at Sayles Hall, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, on the following dates: Thursday, August 6 [Life Sciences and Humanities] Friday, August 7 [Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, and Teams] The deadline to register is Friday, July 24 at 5:00 pm!

Victory Day

Monday, August 10, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Victory Day holiday. No University exercises

Engineering Graduate Student Orientation

Thursday, September 03, 2015 9:30am - 4:00pm

School of Engineering Graduate Student Orientation for all new Masters and Ph.D. students.

Beginning of Graduate School Orientation

Friday, September 04, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Beginning of Graduate School Orientation

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 ...

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.

2015 Activities Fair

Thursday, September 10, 2015 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Over 250 organizations, clubs, and groups will be on hand to tell you about what they do and how you can get involved!!!

Engineering Day

Saturday, September 19, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am

The Brown University School of Engineering and the Office of College Admission will hold an Engineering Day on Saturday, September 19, 2015. The program will include an overview of the undergraduate ...

Last day to add a course without a fee (5:00 p.m. deadline. 24 hr extension due to Rosh Hashanah). The web will be taken down for approximately one hour. Once relaunched, all course adds require Instructor override and will be charged late fee of $15 per

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Last day to add a course without a fee (5:00 p.m. deadline. 24 hr extension due to Rosh Hashanah). The web will be taken down for approximately one hour. Once relaunched, all course adds require Instructor ...

IXL Learning Information Session

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 8:00pm - 9:30pm
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At IXL Learning, we’re passionate about creating the best educational technology possible by developing first-of-their-kind products. We look beyond the specific problems of today to see the bigger picture, with the ultimate goal of improving learning itself. Brown alumni will be on campus 9/29/15 for an information session to talk about how we’re transforming education and how you can join our team! We have opportunities across our engineering, product, and curriculum development teams. We'll also have refreshments and a raffle for all attendees.

Last day to add a course (includes late fee), change from audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration (5:00 p.m. deadline).

Tuesday, October 06, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Last day to add a course (includes late fee), change from audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration (5:00 p.m. deadline).

Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

Monday, October 12, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

Dourdeville Lecture on Engineering in Service to Society

Thursday, October 15, 2015 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dourdeville Lecture on Engineering in Service to Society given by Amy Smith, founder and co-director of M.I.T.'s D-Lab. Her research focuses on engineering design and appropriate technology for developing ...

Mid-semester deadline. Last day to change from credit to audit in a course (5:00 p.m. deadline).

Friday, October 16, 2015 12:00am - 12:00am
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Mid-semester deadline. Last day to change from credit to audit in a course (5:00 p.m. deadline).