Brown University School of Engineering

Events that begin in September, 2014

Labor Day

Monday, September 01, 2014 12:00am - 12:00am
> No location for this event

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
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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 ...

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 Brown Alumni at Charles River Analytics at this special event focusing on writing technical resumes. Coming from both engineering and computer science, these alums will talk about what gets the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

A Better World by Design

Friday, September 19, 2014 12:00am - Sunday, September 21, 2014 12:00am
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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.

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).