Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

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.

Engineering Seminar: Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics

Monday, October 22, 2018

4:00pm - 5:00pm

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Kevin Turner, Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Sciences, University of Pennsylvania, will present a talk, “Structured Composite Surfaces with Tunable Adhesion”.

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.

Engineering Seminar: Biomedical Engineering

Thursday, October 25, 2018

9:00am - 10:00am

School of Engineering

Barus and Holley, 190

Brendan Harley, Sc.D., Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will present a talk: “Engineering Complexity Through Biomaterial Design”.

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.

SRP Seminar: Bruce Rittmann

Friday, November 2, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Superfund Research Program Seminar Series

Barus and Holley, Room 190

The Superfund Research Program Seminar Series presents Dr. Bruce Rittmann, Center Director and Professor, Biodesign Swette Center for Environmental Biotechnology, Arizona State University.

Engineering Career Fair

Saturday, November 3, 2018

12:00pm - 4:00pm

School of Engineering

Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

On Saturday, November 3, the School of Engineering will host its eighth annual internship and career fair from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in the Hazeltine Commons of the Engineering Research Center. More than 250 students and over 20 companies are expected to attend. A wide range of technical companies will be present to recruit students for both summer internships and full time jobs. These companies are looking to hire both undergraduate and graduate students.

Entrepreneurship Research Seminar: The Future of Entrepreneurship and the On-Demand Economy

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship

Faculty Club

Internet labor markets provide new avenues for finding and hiring workers. How does this affect the way an entrepreneur can organize his/her labor force? How can we use and design these markets to achieve the most good? These questions and more will be answered in this research lecture and discussion.

Veterans Day Ceremony

Sunday, November 11, 2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sayles Hall

Each year, Brown honors members of the Brown and Rhode Island communities who have served the nation in the United States military. The ceremony will begin at the flag pole on the College Green (Main Green) and will process to Soldier’s Arch on Ruth J. Simmons Quad (formerly Lincoln Field) for a wreath-laying ceremony and addresses by members of the Brown and Rhode Island community.

Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - Friday, November 30, 2018

All Day

Barus and Holley, Room 190

Save the date!
The 2018 Annual Meeting of the NIEHS Superfund Research Program (SRP) will be held on Wednesday, November 28 through Friday, November 30 in downtown Sacramento, California.

Superfund Research Program 2018 Annual Meeting

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - Friday, November 30, 2018

3:30pm - 12:45pm

The University of California, Davis SRP Center is hosting the meeting, in collaboration with the University of California, Berkeley and University of California, San Diego SRP Centers.

Save the date!

The NIEHS Superfund Research Program (SRP) 2018 Annual Meeting begins on Wednesday, November 28th at 3:30 pm and will end with awards/closing comments on Friday, November 30th at 12:45 pm.  The meeting will be held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Sacramento, across the street from the California State Capitol.