Brown University School of Engineering

Events

Faculty Retreat on Engaged Teaching and Research

Monday, August 19, 2019

10:00am

Swearer Center for Public Service

2 Stimson Avenue

The Faculty Retreat on Engaged Teaching and Research will introduce faculty to some of the ways their Brown colleagues are collaborating with community partners both locally and internationally, how that work aligns with the University’s priorities and departmental identities, good practices in the field, and resources available to support faculty engagement at Brown. Participants may also join a tour to learn more about a Providence neighborhood and partners. The Retreat is open to Brown faculty, postdocs and visiting scholars.

IMSD Training Module: Demystifying the PhD Experience

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

8:30am - 11:00am

Rhode Island Hall, 108

This 4-part training module will meet on August 20, 21, and 22 at 8:30-11:00am in Rhode Island Hall, Room 108 and August 24 at 6:00-8:00pm at Pettruti Lounge (Dinner will be provided). Module Instructors: Andrew Campbell, Marlina Duncan, and Kareen Coulombe. Senior Scholar: Alicia Minor. For further information, contact: [email protected].

IMSD Training Module: Demystifying the PhD Experience

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

8:30am - 11:00am

Rhode Island Hall, 108

This 4-part training module will meet on August 20, 21, and 22 at 8:30-11:00am in Rhode Island Hall, Room 108 and August 24 at 6:00-8:00pm at Pettruti Lounge (Dinner will be provided). Module Instructors: Andrew Campbell, Marlina Duncan, and Kareen Coulombe. Senior Scholar: Alicia Minor. For further information, contact: [email protected].

IMSD Training Module: Demystifying the PhD Experience

Thursday, August 22, 2019

8:30am - 11:00am

Rhode Island Hall, 108

This 4-part training module will meet on August 20, 21, and 22 at 8:30-11:00am in Rhode Island Hall, Room 108 and August 24 at 6:00-8:00pm at Pettruti Lounge (Dinner will be provided). Module Instructors: Andrew Campbell, Marlina Duncan, and Kareen Coulombe. Senior Scholar: Alicia Minor. For further information, contact: [email protected].edu.

Pure Storage Tech Talk

Saturday, August 24, 2019

8:00pm - 9:30pm

Calling all students looking for a software engineering internship or full-time opportunity! You’re invited to learn more about what Pure Storage does, straight from one of their engineers! You’ll also have a chance to get started in their interview process if you think they’re a good fit for you. Refreshments will be provided.

Convocation 2019

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

4:00pm - 5:00pm

University Event & Conference Services

College Green

All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the 256th Opening Convocation on September 3rd, to welcome new students to Brown. President Christina Paxson will officially open the school year and the keynote address will be delivered by Rashid Zia, Dean of the College, Associate Professor of Engineering, Associate Professor of Physics. The procession of incoming students will form on College Street beginning at 3:30 pm and the ceremony will begin at 4:00 pm on the Main Green. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be held in Pizzitola.

Dean in the Commons

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

5:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the Hazeltine Commons of the Engineering Research Center 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.