Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

Resumes for the Non-academic Job Search, Life/Physical Sciences Doctoral Students

Wednesday, September 02, 2015 2:00pm - 3:00pm

If you are a doctoral student in the Life/Physical Sciences who is considering work in business, research, government, or non-profits, you are invited to CareerLAB to begin to work on your resume ...

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 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.

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 ...

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!!!

Fluids Seminar: Collective Effects in Bacterial Suspension - Experiment and Theory

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Igor S Aronson Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 South Cass Avenue, Argonne, Illinois 60439, USA E-mail: aronson@anl.gov Collective effects in bacterial suspension – experiment and theory Bacteria are among the oldest and most abundant living species on Earth, and their activity influences the planet’s environmental dynamics in multiple ways.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 15, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby. Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday 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.

3D Printing for Biomedical Research, Education and Discovery

Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00am - 10:00am

Center for Biomedical Engineering Seminar Series: "3D Printing for Biomedical Research, Education, and Discovery" Terry S. Yoo, Ph.D. National Library of Medicine / U.S. National Institutes of Health ...

Biomedical Engineering Seminar: 3D Printing for Biomedical Research, Education and Discovery

Thursday, September 17, 2015 9:00am - 10:00am

“3D Printing for Biomedical Research, Education, and Discovery” Terry S. Yoo, Ph.D. National Library of Medicine / U.S. National Institutes of Health Abstract: While additive methods promise to revolutionize manufacturing by accelerating the delivery of individual custom production and enabling designs that have been impossible heretofore using convention tools, 3D printing also offers new horizons for visualization and outreach to promote education and discovery.

Brown Bearings: For Prospective Students

Saturday, September 19, 2015 9:00am - 4:30pm

The Brown University School of Engineering and the Office of College Admission will hold an Engineering Day on Saturday, September 19, 2015. The day will start at 10:00 AM with a two-hour program focusing ...

Sensata Technologies Resume Critiques

Monday, September 21, 2015 9:00am - 3:00pm

Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Resume Critique Please e-mail bloiselle@sensata.com to sign up for a 30 minute time slot

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby. Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday 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.

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 ...

CareerLAB in Barus and Holley Lobby: Resume Critiques

Monday, September 28, 2015 11:30am - 2:00pm

CareerLAB goes to the Barus and Holley Lobby for resume critiques on Monday, 9/28, 11:30 - 2pm. Stop by before the Career Fairs (Tech Fair, Tuesday, 9/29; General Fair, Wednesday, 9/30). This follows ...

Tech Career Fair

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Over 60 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. Business casual attire is encouraged. Don't forget to check out the General Fair the next day (9/30, same time and location) for more tech employers! Get the full scoop with a list of employers attending the Fall Career Fair, tips to prepare, and a guide on how to dress by visiting brown.edu/careerlab/studentcareerfairs and by following #browncareerfair on Twitter and Facebook.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby. Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday 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.

IXL Learning Information Session

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 8:00pm - 9:30pm

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.

Fall General Career Fair

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 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. Business casual attire is encouraged. Get the full scoop with a list of employers attending the Fall Career Fair, tips to prepare, and a guide on how to dress by visiting brown.edu/careerlab/studentcareerfairs and by following #browncareerfair on Twitter and Facebook.

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).

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 06, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby. Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday 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.

Effective Interviewing: Masters Student Job Search Series

Wednesday, October 07, 2015 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Your resume got you the interview, now your 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 ...

Fall Weekend Holiday. No University exercises.

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

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Dean in the Lobby Tuesdays, 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Barus & Holley Lobby. Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday 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.