Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Preregistration Advising with ENGN DUG

Thursday, October 18, 2018

12:00pm

Engineering DUG

Barus and Holley, Lobby (next to elevators)

Preregistration starts Oct 22! Haven’t started thinking about it? Not sure what to take? Come talk with engineering students about courses for next semester and get tons of great advice! Drop in at any time! Food will be provided.

SciComm Workshop: Communicating Science Effectively

Thursday, October 18, 2018

2:30pm - 6:30pm

The Science Center

Science Center/Sciences Library, 315

The Importance of Message – What is your message?  Why does it matter? This workshop will provide strategies and approaches that will help you to communicate your scientific work effectively to diverse audiences.

Facilitated by Jory Weintraub, Ph.D., Science Communication Director, Duke Initiative for Science & Society, Duke University. 

This will be a “hands-on” workshop, so come prepared to practice your skills with your colleagues! There will be 4 sessions: 

Young Scholars Conference

Friday, October 19, 2018 - Saturday, October 20, 2018

All Day

Brown University GWiSE (Graduate Women in Science and Engineering) and the Brown Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity are hosting our fourth annual Fall Young Scholars Conference (YSC). This conference has been a great success in the past, and we are continuing this unique opportunity to empower women in STEM as they prepare for the job market. This year’s theme will focus on science communication. The Fall YSC entitled, ‘Communicating Your Science: From data to delivery, represent yourself effectively’ will be held on October 19 - 20, 2018.

UMass Boston IMSD Science Grad School Fair

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

11:30am - 1:30pm

Boston, MA, UMass Boston, Campus Center, Ballroom A

Undergraduates in STEM majors are encouraged to meet & greet with faculty and administrators from campuses and programs in the Northeast region at the IMSD Annual Sciences Grad School Fair. Each table will have information for summer research, post-baccalaureate and graduate programs in the sciences.

Healthcare Needs Innovation. Yours!

Friday, October 26, 2018

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Presented by the New England Medical Innovation Center (NEMIC) and Advance-CTR

The New England Medical Innovation Center – NEMIC was created to help open channels of innovation within the community. In this free, 2-hour workshop, we will talk about the importance of innovation to the industry as a whole, different technologies that are driving innovation, human centered design, and cover the components that make innovation fundable from an investors perspective.

Healthcare Needs Innovation. Yours!

Friday, October 26, 2018

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Presented by the New England Medical Innovation Center (NEMIC) and Advance-CTR

The New England Medical Innovation Center – NEMIC was created to help open channels of innovation within the community. In this free, 2-hour workshop, we will talk about the importance of innovation to the industry as a whole, different technologies that are driving innovation, human centered design, and cover the components that make innovation fundable from an investors perspective.

Fluids at Brown

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

3:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Whiskers as Hydrodynamic Sensors: Structures, Signals, and Sensitivity

 Dr. Christin Murphy
Naval Undersea Warfare Center

ABSTRACT: