Brown University School of Engineering

Events Archive

Society of Women Engineers: Monthly Chat

Thursday, November 17, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm

SWE's Monthly Chat topic is: Finding Undergraduate Research Opportunities. Interested in research? Don't know what research is? Come hear about finding research opportunities at Brown while eating ...

Students in the Lobby

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Barus and Holley, Lobby

Stressed about picking classes? Unsure how to start looking for summer opportunities? Looking for help with homework or study strategies? Come to Tau Beta Pi's Students in the Lobby, Monday-Thursday, 7-10 p.m. We're here to help! Come talk to upperclassmen in the RI Alpha Chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the nation's second oldest engineering honor society. Just come to the BH Lobby and look for our sign.

Summer research! UTRA info session Wed, 11/16/2016 at Sal 001

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Spend your summer working closely with a Brown faculty member on a research or course development project in the humanities, arts, or sciences. Attend an info session to learn more about summer and ...

Entrepreneurship, with Michael Granoff

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Michael Granoff is coming speak about entrepreneurship and Maniv Mobility's work with automotive technology entrepreneurs in Israel. Maniv Mobility is his investment company that aims to "expedite ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley 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.

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series presents, Ehud Yariv, Technion

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series Ehud Yariv, Technion Tuesday, November 15, 2016 3:00 p.m. Barus & Holley, Room 190

Dana M. Dourdeville Lecture on Engineering in Service to Society

Friday, November 11, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

John O. Dabiri, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University, will present at the 2nd annual Dana M. Dourdeville Lecture on Engineering in Service to Society. Established in 2015, the Dourdeville Lecture series aims to bring high-profile speakers to campus whose career and impact embody the spirit of engineering in service to society. The speakers inspire students to see the engineering discipline as one having an impact on society that is both profound and transformative.

Professor John Dabiri, Stanford: HUGs + STEM Lunchtime Conversation

Friday, November 11, 2016 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA), Lippitt House

The Center for the Study of Race + Ethnicity in America (CSREA) invites you to an informal, lunchtime conversation with Professor John O. Dabiri (Stanford University) on Friday, November 11 at 12:15 ...

Amgen information session

Wednesday, November 09, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Stop by to learn more about Amgen's new College Hire Rotational Leadership Development Program. We're looking for students concentrating in engineering, life sciences, and physical sciences.

ENGN DUG Research Fair

Wednesday, November 09, 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Science Center, Room 320

All Class Years Welcome!

Join us on the third floor of the SciLi, Room 320.
Come hear about lab research opportunities for the spring semester or summer 2017 from student lab representatives. 

Stereotype Threat: The Science of Diverse Community/Diversity and Inclusion Lecture Series

Wednesday, November 09, 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Professor Claude Steele Provost of University of California, Berkeley Talk title: 'Stereotype Threat: The Science of Diverse Community' CONTACT: Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion Phone: 401-863-2216 Institutional_Diversity@brown.edu

How to Build a Better Poster

Wednesday, November 09, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm

Want to take your research posters beyond the basics of a PowerPoint template? Never made a poster before for a research presentation? This workshop will go over the basics of poster design as well ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley 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.

Fluids at Brown

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series Lydia Bourouiba, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Droplets and multiphase ...

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series presents Lydia Bourouiba, MIT, "Droplets and multiphase flows for understanding disease transmission"

Tuesday, November 08, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series Lydia Bourouiba, MIT Title: Droplets and multiphase flows for understanding disease transmission Tuesday, November 8, 2016 3:00 ...

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Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar

Monday, November 07, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dr. Chad M. Landis of the University of Texas at Austin will be presenting a seminar on Monday, November 7, from 4:00 to 5:00pm in B&H room 190. Please join us for coffee and cookies before the seminar between 3:30 - 4pm outside room 190. Title of talk: "Phase-field Modeling of Fracture: Brittle, Ductile, and Fluid Driven" and "Modeling the Behavior of Shape Memory Alloy Structures". Abstract: In the first part of my talk I will present some recent work on phase-field modeling of fracture.

Bottom-up Research Workshop: The Most Critical Entrepreneurship Skill

Monday, November 07, 2016 9:30am - 11:00am

The Brown Institute for Brain Science (BIBS), the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship, and the Sagol School of Neuroscience at Tel Aviv University are creating a virtual classroom event ...

Engineering Alumni in Industry panel with SWE

Sunday, November 06, 2016 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Meet with Brown Engineering alumni as they discuss career options, women in the workplace, and life after Brown. Panelists include Perry Ashenfelter (Shawmut Design and Construction), Brant Hoffman (Analog Devices), and Hannah Varner (Draper Laboratory). B&H 190 Sunday, 11/6 1-2pm All are welcome. Snacks and Coffee will be served.

Engineering Internship and Career Fair

Saturday, November 05, 2016 12:00pm - 4:00pm

On Saturday, November 5, 2016, the School of Engineering will host its sixth annual internship and career fair from 11:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Kasper Multipurpose Room. More than 250 students and over 25 companies are expected to attend.

Electrical Sciences and Computer Engineering Seminar

Friday, November 04, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm

Engineering Magnetism at the Atomic Scale: From Fundamental Science to Novel Devices by Dr. Cyrus F Hirjibehedin, London Centre for Nanotechnology, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Department of Chemistry, University College London (UCL) Abstract: In his 1959 speech “There’s plenty of room at the bottom”, Richard Feynman drew attention to the powerful consequences of being able to manipulate matter at the atomic scale.

IEEE: LinkedIn and Resume Party

Thursday, November 03, 2016 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Barus and Holley, Room 141

Come prep for the Engineering Career Fair! IEEE presents the LinkedIn and Resume Party on Thursday, Nov. 3 from 8-9 p.m. in Barus & Holley, Room 141. Questions? Contact ieee@brown.edu

Society of Women Engineers: How to Career Fair

Thursday, November 03, 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Barus & Holley, Room 190

Want to know how to make the most of the Engineering Career Fair? Come learn about the companies and how to network!

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series presents, Robert Deegan, University of Michigan

Thursday, November 03, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Fluids at Brown and Fluids and Thermal Sciences Joint Seminar Series Robert Deegan, University of Michigan Tuesday, December 3, 2016 3:00 p.m. Barus & Holley, Room 190

Society of Women Engineers: Should I Stay? Panel Discussion

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Barus and Holley, Room 166

Not sure whether Engineering is for you? Come hear why upperclassmen chose to stay or leave.

Cognex - Pizza Info Session

Tuesday, November 01, 2016 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Cognex is the global leader in the exciting and growing field of machine vision. With over $500 million of cash in the bank and no debt, we are a financially strong, international company with a culture that maintains the fast-paced, creative environment of a startup. Our employees, proudly called “Cognoids”, take their work seriously, but not themselves. Our Work Hard, Play Hard, Move Fast culture recognizes our employees for their innovation, perseverance, and hard work in a fun, rewarding, and quirky environment.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 01, 2016 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Senior Associate Dean Rod Beresford every Tuesday during the academic year in the lobby of Barus & Holley 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.

Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics Seminar

Monday, October 31, 2016 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Dr. Ulrike G. K. Wegst, Associate Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College. Abstract: The skilled use of biological materials and their striking mechanical efficiency, such as unique combinations of strength and toughness, have played a key role in the development of mankind and technology, and the course of history.

Meeting Regarding Proposal to Change

Monday, October 31, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Barus & Holley, Room 190

The School of Engineering is proposing  to change the upper level requirements in the ABET accredited program in Mechanical Engineering.   

 You may comment on the proposal by:

Brown University Superfund Research Program Seminar Series

Friday, October 28, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
222 Richmond Street, Room 270

Dr. Laura Senier, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences at Northeastern University, will be lecturing at the Superfund Research Program's Seminar Series at noon on Friday, October 28, 2016.