Brown University School of Engineering

Upcoming Events

Intermediate LaTeX Workshop

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

LaTeX (pronounced “lay-tek” or “lah-tek”) is a free program for making scientific and technical documents, and is the standard for professionals in many STEM fields. Come learn how to use LaTeX ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 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.

HUGs + STEM Lunchtime Conversation: Ayanna M. Howard, Georgia Tech

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 12:00pm - 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 Ayanna Howard, Professor and Linda J. and Mark C. Smith Chair in Bioengineering ...

Engaged Scholars Program and Engineering: Information Session

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm

If you have questions about the Engaged Scholars Program (ESP) and Engineering, there will be an information session on Wednesday, March 1 from 4-5 p.m. in Barus and Holley, Room 155. Students currently ...

Thinking out Loud - Robots: Improving Our Future or Leading us to Doom?

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm
BERT 130

The Robots are coming! The Robots are coming! The Robots are ... Already Here! If HBO's Westworld is any indication, smart robots will result in the inevitable destruction of the human race. Whatever your outlook, the fact is that robots are already a part of our society and, in some cases, an integral part. Certainly we should be vigilant. However, along with the doom-and-gloom predictions of robot apocalypse, smart robots are -- right now -- beneficial, life-saving machines for assisting us in our everyday lives.

Engineering Study Abroad Info Session

Thursday, March 02, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Please join Professor Clyde Briant, Engineering's Study Abroad Advisor for an information session about studying abroad. A student panel will share study abroad experiences. PIZZA WILL BE SERVED Please RSVP. http://bit.ly/1SQJnEF

Workshop: Write Winning Grant Proposals

Monday, March 06, 2017 8:30am - 4:30pm
> Other location: see description for details

Learn How To: - Identify, write and submit successful research grants - Identify the basics of research grant applications: funding sources, grant construction, and successful submission to funding ...

Workshop: NSF CAREER Awards

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 8:30am - 12:00pm
> Other location: see description for details

Note: In order to attend this workshop, you must either attend the March 6 Write Winning Grant Proposals workshop or must have attended it within the past two years. REGISTRATION: Register by Monday ...

Workshop: NIH Career Development Awards (K Awards)

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 1:00pm - 5:00pm
> Other location: see description for details

Note: In order to attend this workshop, you must either attend the March 6 Write Winning Grant Proposals workshop or must have attended it within the past two years. REGISTRATION: Register by Monday ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 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.

Introductory LaTeX Workshop

Wednesday, March 08, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

LaTeX (pronounced “lay-tek” or “lah-tek”) is a free program for making scientific and technical documents, and is the standard for professionals in many STEM fields. This introduction provides ...

A Focus on Women in Science: Margot Lee Shetterly, author of Hidden Figures

Monday, March 13, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Margot Lee Shetterly, author of Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, will be giving a keynote address for Women's ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 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.

Brown University Superfund Research Program

Friday, March 17, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
222 Richmond Street, Room 270

Brown University Superfund Research Program's Monthly Seminar Series presents Dr. Gwen Ottinger at noon on Friday, March 17, 2017. Dr. Ottinger is an assistant professor in the Department of Politics and the Center for Science, Technology and Society Drexel University.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 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.

Designing & Delivering Scientific Presentations

Monday, March 27, 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm

Brown's IMSD Program will offer a 3-part training module on "Designing & Delivering Scientific Presentations " on March 27, 29 & 31 (M,W,F) from 10:00am-12:00pm in the Biomed Center, Room 212 ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 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.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, April 04, 2017 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 Division of Applied Mathematics and School of Engineering

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Jeff Morris Levich Institute and Dept of Chemical Engineering CUNY City College of New York EXPLORING COMPLEX COLLOIDAL DISPERSIONS BY NUMERICAL SIMULATION Suspensions, formed by dispersing solids ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 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.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 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.

C. V. Starr Lecture, Cynthia Rudin, PhD, Duke University

Monday, April 24, 2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Cynthia Rudin, PhD Associate Professor of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering PI, Prediction Analysis Lab Duke University "New Interpretable Machine Learning Methods for Causal ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 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.

Rhode Island Robot Block Party

Sunday, April 30, 2017 11:00am - 4:00pm

11 AM to 4 PM on Sunday, April 30, 2017 Pizzitola Sports Center (235 Hope Street) Rhode Island Robot Block Party, an expo founded by the Rhode Island Students of the Future in partnership with the ...