Brown University School of Engineering

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Engineering Seminar: A Degree in Problem Solving - My First Year as an Engineer

Thursday, October 11, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 157

Chris Cubra ’17, will present a talk: “A Degree in Problem Solving - My First Year as an Engineer”. Cubra graduated with his engineering degree just two years ago. He had two internships for Eaton Corporation during his undergrad years before joining the company full time as a member of their rotational Leadership Development Program - Operations for Engineers. In his current role, he manages 20 direct reports in the fabrication department of a switchgear manufacturing plant as a Production Supervisor.

Engineering Seminar: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Thursday, October 11, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Professor Ulya Karpuzcu, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota, will present a talk: Spintronic in Memory Processing: Opportunities and Challenges.

For New Graduate TAs: Feedback and Grading in STEM

Thursday, October 11, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning

Sciences Library, 7th Floor, Room 720

Facilitated by Sheridan Teaching Consultants, this workshop discusses the differences between types of feedback (summative and formative), ways to provide feedback to students, and strategies for challenges encountered when giving feedback.
Please register here: https://sheridan-center.securevault.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_EVENT_ID:588

For New Graduate TAs: Feedback and Grading in STEM

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning

Sciences Library, 7th Floor, Room 720

Facilitated by Sheridan Teaching Consultants, this workshop discusses the differences between types of feedback (summative and formative), ways to provide feedback to students, and strategies for challenges encountered when giving feedback.
Please register here: https://sheridan-center.securevault.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_EVENT_ID:589

For New Graduate TAs: Feedback and Grading in STEM

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning

Sciences Library, 7th Floor, Room 720

Facilitated by Sheridan Teaching Consultants, this workshop discusses the differences between types of feedback (summative and formative), ways to provide feedback to students, and strategies for challenges encountered when giving feedback.
Please register here: https://sheridan-center.securevault.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_EVENT_ID:587

For New Graduate TAs: Feedback and Grading in STEM

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning

Sciences Library, 7th Floor, Room 720

Facilitated by Sheridan Teaching Consultants, this workshop discusses the differences between types of feedback (summative and formative), ways to provide feedback to students, and strategies for challenges encountered when giving feedback.
Please register here: https://sheridan-center.securevault.com/pma/apex/f?p=210:76:0::NO::P76_EVENT_ID:586

Engineering Seminar: Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics

Monday, October 1, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Christopher Larsen, Professor of Mathematical Sciences, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, will present a talk: “Dynamic Griffith Fracture: Mathematical Issues and Crack Branching”.
Abstract: We will review the current state of mathematical dynamic Griffith fracture, including modeling, analysis, and computing. We will then discuss some recent attempts to understand branching, both in analytical models and in computational results.

Better World by Design 2018 Conference

Sunday, September 30, 2018

12:00am - 6:00pm

Better World by Design is a student-led initiative at Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design that celebrates interdisciplinary collaboration between designers, educators, innovators, and learners. We envision a world where design-thinking is accessible to everyone in order to catalyze positive change on a local and global scale.

Better World by Design 2018 Conference

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - Sunday, September 30, 2018

All Day

Better World by Design is a student-led initiative at Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design that celebrates interdisciplinary collaboration between designers, educators, innovators, and learners. We envision a world where design-thinking is accessible to everyone in order to catalyze positive change on a local and global scale.

CANCELED: SRP Seminar: Manish Arora

Friday, September 28, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Barus and Holley, Room 190

The Superfund Research Program Seminar Series welcomes Dr. Manish Arora.

Engineering Seminar: Biomedical Engineering

Friday, September 28, 2018

10:00am - 11:00am

Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Dr. Adam Khalifa, Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University, will present a talk: “Design and Implementation of a Highly Miniaturized Wirelessly Powered Neural Implant”. 

Engineering Seminar: Biomedical Engineering

Thursday, September 27, 2018

9:00am - 10:00am

Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Yuri Bazilevs, E. Paul Sorensen Professor of Engineering at Brown, will present  a talk: “Computational Fluid-Structure Interaction Methods and their Use in the Design of Cardiovascular Assist Devices”.

Physical Sciences Library Research Resource Info Session

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Engineering

MacMillan Hall, 117

Meet your librarians Andrew Creamer and Nora Dimmock who can help guide your success in conducting online and on-ground research in the physical sciences. This event is for both graduate students and undergrads. 

D.E. Shaw Recruiting Event

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

5:00pm - 6:30pm

CCMB

Watson Center for Information Technology (CIT), Swig Boardroom 241

About the Talk

Brown’s BIG Fall Career Fair (General, Tech, Engineering, Non Profit, Professional, etc)

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

12:00pm - 3:00pm

CareerLAB Recruiting

Olney-Margolies Athletic Center (OMAC)

Join us for Brown’s BIG Fall Career Fair with employers representing all fields including General, Tech, Engineering, Non Profit, and Professional industries. In addition, speak with representatives from various Graduate Programs. 

Seniors-only are welcome to a career fair preview from 11 am - 12 pm.

Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab) Venture Showcase

Thursday, September 20, 2018

6:00pm - 8:30pm

MacMillan Hall, Room 117 (Starr Auditorium)

Brown University’s Breakthrough Lab (B-Lab) is a unique, intensive 8-week accelerator program that supports student entrepreneurs developing high-impact ventures. The Venture Showcase presentations are a significant milestone for the students who spent their summer in Providence and in the local community exploring, experimenting, and advancing their ventures. 

Engineering Honors Information Session

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Honors information session for engineering undergraduate students. Sophomores, juniors and seniors are encouraged to attend.

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Orientation

Saturday, September 15, 2018

9:00am - 12:00pm

Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, Room 015

This new orientation will provide UTAs with tools and strategies to aid them in their roles as teachers. We will cover professionalism, creating inclusive learning environments, effective teaching strategies, and best practices for continual improvement. Students will be given the opportunity to practice their teaching and receive feedback.
Please register here: 

Engineering Honors Information Session

Thursday, September 13, 2018

7:00pm - 8:00pm

Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Honors information session for engineering undergraduate students. Sophomores, juniors and seniors are encouraged to attend.

Engineering Seminar: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Thursday, September 13, 2018

11:00am - 12:00pm

Engineering

Engineering Research Center, 125

Dr. Drew Robson, Rowland Institute at Harvard University, will present a talk: “Brain on the Run: Whole Brain Neural Imaging in Freely Swimming Larval Zebrafish”.

Getting Started with CareerLAB

Monday, September 10, 2018 6:00pm - 7:00pm
CareerLab, 167 Angell Street, 1st Floor

Career Counselors and Peer Career Advisors will present you with an easy orientation to all the fun stuff offered by CareerLAB.They will demonstrate BrownConnect and Handshake (and more!). You will learn how they work, so when you are ready to use our resources, search for internships/jobs, and attend our workshops, you will know what to do. This event is specifically for FIRST YEAR students. It's the perfect first step with CareerLAB. We make it fun, and refreshments will be provided

Engineering Seminar: Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics

Monday, September 10, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Engineering

Barus & Holley, 190

Professor Yihui Zhang, Dept of Engineering Mechanics at Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R. China, will present a talk: “Morphable 3D Mesostructures and Microelectric Devices by Multistable Buckling Mechanics”.