Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

Labor Day

Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Labor Day holiday. No University exercises.

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

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 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).

New TA Orientation to Teaching at Brown

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 9:00am - 12:00pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Tuesday, September 2 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, and Grading & Rubrics and a discussion of your roles and responsibilities with faculty and experienced TAs over pizza. Co-sponsored by the Graduate School & Sheridan Center for Teaching & Learning. Registration will open July 1st at http://brown.edu/sheridan.

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

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the first semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

Activities Fair 2014

Thursday, September 04, 2014 7:00am - 10:00am

Please join us for an exciting, high-energy event where over 250 student groups will be in attendance. Learn more about student organizations on campus! Meet new friends and sign up for clubs!

CVs/Cover Letters for Sciences Academic Job Search

Thursday, September 04, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Academic Job Search series for the sciences continues with this workshop on writing tailored, effective CVs and cover letters to get the attention of the Search Committee. Learn how to craft documents that are targeted to the job you are seeking. Samples will be available.

Finding the Right Post-doc in the Sciences

Monday, September 08, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join our faculty panel as they address thinking about and finding a post-doc that will position you for a career in life or physical sciences. Issues to be addressed include timing, knowing when you ...

Technical Resume Writing

Monday, September 08, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join Charles River Analytics and Brown Alumni at a special event focusing on resume reviews, interview preparation, and more! Since 1983, Charles River Analytics has been applying computational intelligence technologies to develop mission-relevant tools and solutions to transform our customers' data into knowledge that drives accurate assessment and robust decision-making.

Masters Students: Conducting the Job Search/Using Brown's Resources

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Masters students are invited to kick off the job search with this information-packed overview about the process and timeline for the job search. Brown's resources available for your use will also be discussed.

Masters Students: Resumes and Cover Letters for the Job Search

Thursday, September 11, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

A tailored, well-written resume and cover letter will get you the interview! Join us to get tips on crafting documents that will get the attention of the reader and get you in the door.

Charles River Analytics Information Session

Thursday, September 11, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join Brown Alumni currently working at Charles River Analytics for this exciting info session, featuring Brown Interns at Charles River Analytics. Come learn why you should choose CRA for your next internship/step in your career. Since 1983, Charles River Analytics has been applying computational intelligence technologies to develop mission-relevant tools and solutions to transform our customers' data into knowledge that drives accurate assessment and robust decision-making.

Finding a Faculty Position in the Sciences

Friday, September 12, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Join our faculty panel to get your questions answered about the search for a faculty position in the sciences. Issues to be addressed include timing, finding openings, deciding what to apply for ...

NYC Tech Talent Draft Information Session

Monday, September 15, 2014 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Come hear executives from some of NYC's top startups talk about what they look for in candidates, what it's like to work in NYC tech, and how you can become a part of the industry. Join us for a networking ...

Addepar Tech Talk

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 11:00am - 12:00pm

Brown alumnus, Daniel Bookstaber, and VP of Engineering, Vladimir Novakovski, will be discussing engineering principles behind the distributed computational platform for the future of global finance ...

Tech Fair

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Brown CS has a long history of matching our students with industry leaders, startup companies, and everything in between -- and we want to continue that great run. Employers looking to attract students ...

CVs/Cover Letters for the Academic Job Search in the Sciences

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

This workshop, part of the Academic Job Search Series, focuses on writing tailored, effective CVs and cover letters to get the attention of the Search Committee. Learn how to craft documents that are ...

Fall Career Fair

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Over 90 employers will be in attendance to discuss internships and full-time job options. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity! All undergraduates and graduate students are welcome to attend ...

Citrix Information Session

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Citrix invites you to an information session to learn about exciting career opportunities with our company! Our team will be on campus to answer questions about our full-time and internship positions available for upcoming college graduates and current students. Majors we look for: Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Business, Marketing and related fields. Visit us at the links below for more information. www.citrix.com careers.citrix.com www.Facebook.com/CitrixCareers Twitter @citrixcareers

Pinterest Information Session

Thursday, September 18, 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm

We’re building a powerful discovery tool. Our platform connects millions of people to billions of objects. Indexing user-driven data at the object-level creates immense engineering challenges. Plus, the ambiguity and granularity of image-based data complicates things even further. The complexity of our systems is unparalleled. We've built some awesome technologies to-date, like computer vision aesthetic analysis tools that touch all images and systems that allow over 30 billion pins to be instantaneously recalled at any time by individual users.

A Better World by Design

Friday, September 19, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, September 21, 2014 12:00am
> Multiple locations: see description for details

A Better World by Design is an annual conference put on by students at Brown and RISD that focuses on environmentally and socially conscious design. Each fall, we bring together over 1,000 entrepreneurs ...

Masters Students: Effective Interviewing for the Job Search

Monday, September 22, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Your resume got you the interview, now the interview will get you the job. But first, you need to consider the purpose and structure of an interview so you can plan ahead and be prepared to knock it ...

2014: Fall Celebration for Brown's 250th Anniversary

Saturday, September 27, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, September 28, 2014 12:00am
Brown Campus

An all-constituency celebration for Brown's 250th anniversary. More details to follow.

Engineering "Student Make-A-Thon"

Saturday, September 27, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Visitors are invited to hear welcoming remarks from Dean Larry Larson followed by guided tours to observe a student design Make-a-Thon. This workshop will focus on design concepts and hands-on design ...

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, September 30, 2014 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).

How to Find an Internship Part I

Wednesday, October 01, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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 ...

Superfund Research Program Seminar Series

Friday, October 03, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Superfund Research Program (SRP) Seminar Series is held on the first Friday of each month, 12:00-1:00pm, during the academic year. Topics include a wide range of topics relevant to the theme of ...

Technical Interviewing

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Success with technical interviewing requires an understanding of the format and expectations. Being prepared is key. Join alum Matt Papakipos '93, who works at FaceBook, and has hired many entry level ...

Technical Interviewing

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Success with technical interviewing requires an understanding of the format and expectations. Being prepared is key. Join alum Matt Papakipos '93, who works at FaceBook, and has hired many entry level ...

Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

Monday, October 13, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
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Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

How to Find an Internship Part II

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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 ...