Brown University School of Engineering

Events that began in March, 2013

Darwin's Devices: Evolving Robots Reanimate Ancient Animal Evolution

Monday, March 18, 2013 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Science Communication Series, Spring 2013, John Long, Professor of Biology and Chair of Biology, Vassar College Biologist and robotics expert John Long examines what evolving robots can teach us about the history of life and the future of technology.

Joseph P. Masco, "Engineered Worlds: Terraforming and the Future of STS"

Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Joseph P. Masco, "Engineered Worlds: Terraforming and the Future of STS" Thursday, March 14, 4:30pm, Wilson 101 This talk considers the role of science and technology studies in understanding human ...

Exposures to Toxins in the Developing World: Scale, Solutions and Strategies

Thursday, March 14, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Born in Australia, Mr. Fuller graduated with a degree in engineering from Melbourne University and was employed by IBM. He lworked in the rainforests of Brazil with the United Nations Environmental ...

Pre Award: Research Equipment & Property Management

Friday, March 08, 2013 10:00am - 12:00pm
Brown Office Building, 2nd Floor Conference Room

This course covers practices, policy and regulations concerning the management of all Brown-held equipment. Attendees will develop a better understanding of Brown purchasing and inventory practices ...

Developing Graduate Scientific Communication Skills

Tuesday, March 05, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Profs Judith Bender & Erica Larschan (Bio-MCB) will discuss the design & development of a graduate course, BIOL2150 “Scientific Communication”. The course was launched in 2009 for 2nd-yr ...

Superfund Research Program: Seminar

Friday, March 01, 2013 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Assessing the Public Health Import of Children’s Exposures to Environmental Chemicals: An Alternative Approach to Risk Assessment," presented by Dr. David C. Bellinger, Dept. of Environmental Health ...

All-Ivy Environmental Career Fair

Friday, March 01, 2013 10:00am - 3:00pm
>> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details

The eight Ivy League schools are teaming up once more to host the 10th annual All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair on March 1, 2013, 10:00 to 3:00 at Columbia University. ...

Laboratory Safety Training

Friday, March 01, 2013 9:00am - 12:00pm

Laboratory Safety Training is a 3-hour classroom session presented by the University Chemical Hygiene Officer or Laboratory Safety Specialist and covers key elements of the University’s Chemical ...