Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

Registration for Wintersession courses (begins at 9:00 A.M.)

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 12:00am - Friday, December 01, 2017 12:00am
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Registration for Wintersession courses (begins at 9:00 A.M.)

Engineering Seminar: Joint Materials/Solid Mechanics

Monday, November 20, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Edwin L. (Ned) Thomas, of Rice University, will present a talk: "High Velocity Projectile Impact of Materials". Abstract: The ultrahigh strain rate behavior of materials, such as block copolymers ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

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

Thanksgiving Break

Thursday, November 23, 2017 12:00am - Sunday, November 26, 2017 12:00am
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Thanksgiving recess beginning Wednesday at noon.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

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

Writing a NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant (DDRIG) Proposal

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Are you writing a NSF DDRIG proposal soon? This workshop is an overview of the process, with special focus on graduate students who may have not applied for a NSF grant before. The workshop covers ...

Extreme Gingerbread House Competition

Friday, December 01, 2017 4:00pm - 6:00pm
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Engineering Research Center's Hazeltine Lobby: Build an earthquake-resistant Gingerbread house to be tested on a shake table and judged by engineering professors. This is the 10th annual Gingerbread ...

Innovation Dojo Demo Day

Friday, December 01, 2017 4:00pm - 7:00pm
List Art 120

Celebrate the Fall 2017 Innovation Dojo Cohort! The Innovation Dojo is a semester-long student-led initiative designed to challenge underclassmen at Brown and RISD to think differently about innovation ...

Goldwater Scholarship - Campus Deadline for Applications!

Tuesday, December 05, 2017 5:00pm - 5:00pm
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The Dean of the College Office is pleased to announce the campus deadline for the Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater Scholarship has a two part application process. 1.) Student profile/pre-application ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, December 05, 2017 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Engineering Research Center, Hazeltine Commons

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

Ben Sawyer

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

"Engineering Robust Robot and Autonomy Design in the Face of the Prevalence Paradox" Ben Sawyer, MIT AgeLab Host: Elizabeth Phillips/HCRI

Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor)

Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00am - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00am
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Reading Period (optional and at the discretion of the instructor).

Final Examination Period.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 12:00am - Thursday, December 21, 2017 12:00am
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Final Examination Period.

Wintersession begins (On-Campus and Destination courses)

Tuesday, January 02, 2018 12:00am - 12:00am
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Wintersession begins (On-Campus and Destination courses)

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.

Monday, January 15, 2018 12:00am - 12:00am
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Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. No University exercises.

Final examinations. Wintersession ends.

Friday, January 19, 2018 12:00am - 12:00am
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Final examinations. Wintersession ends.

Classes of the second semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 am. Theses of candidates for Masters and Ph.D. degrees in May (on Semester I registration fee) due.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 12:00am - 12:00am
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Classes of the second semester begin. Web registration begins at 8:00 am. Theses of candidates for Masters and Ph.D. degrees in May (on Semester I registration fee) due.

Space Horizons: Doing Science Without Sponsors

Saturday, February 10, 2018 8:30am - 6:00pm

Space Horizons, Brown University's annual 1-day immersion on space innovations that are still just over the horizon, will explore how NewSpace can provide opportunities for great new science in its ...

Long weekend. No University exercises.

Saturday, February 17, 2018 12:00am - Tuesday, February 20, 2018 12:00am
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Long weekend. No University exercises.