Brown University School of Engineering

Events

OIP Application Deadline for Petitions, Brown in Germany, Brown in Ireland, Brown in Italy, Brown in Spain, and CASA Programs in Argentina, Chile, Cuba, and Spain

Sunday, October 01, 2017 12:00am - 1:00am

OIP Application Deadline for Brown in Germany, Brown in Ireland, Brown in Italy (space-available basis), Brown in Spain/Cantabria Engineering and Physics, and CASA Programs in Argentina, Chile, Cuba, and Spain/Barcelona and Granada, and petition program applications.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 03, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Barus & Holley Lobby

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.

Thinking Out Loud - Dissecting molecular mechanisms of vocal learning and spoken language: a personal journey

Wednesday, October 04, 2017 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Vocal learning, the ability to imitate and pass on vocal repertoires culturally from one generation to the next, is a rare and precious behavior displayed by several groups of birds, such as songbirds and parrots. Come hear Erich trill about the genes, evolution and mechanisms of vocal learning -- and how being an underrepresented minority in the sciences provided a finely tuned ear for discoveries which bear on mammals like us.

Engineering Research Skills and Library Support: Advanced (PhD level) Research

Friday, October 06, 2017 3:00pm - 4:00pm
MacMillan 115

Most suitable for PhD and ScM Engineering students

Presented by John Kromer and Andrew Creamer, Physical Sciences Librarians

Graduate Engineering students are invited to learn about accessing resources relevant to your research. You will gain expert-level search skills in relevant databases, and learn techniques for data curation and management. Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/ZGyoScgFqpr4JcM32

Indigenous Peoples Day. No University exercises.

Monday, October 09, 2017 12:00am - 12:00am
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Indigenous Peoples' Day. No University exercises.

Positioning Yourself for Success in your Doctoral Program (STEM)

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join us at the CareerLAB Tuesday, Oct. 10th from 12-1PM to hear a panel of advanced graduate students in STEM share what they did well and what they wish they had done better at the beginning of their ...

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Barus & Holley Lobby

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.

Churchill Scholarship - Campus Deadline

Monday, October 16, 2017 5:00pm - 5:00pm
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Campus Deadline for the Churchill Scholarship is October 16, by 5pm. Are you an excellent and serious student of mathematics, engineering, and/or science? Are you a senior interested in spending a year in England? The prestigious Churchill Scholarship supports one year of graduate work at the University of Cambridge. The award provides payment of all university and college tuition and fees at Cambridge, a maintenance allowance of between $16,000 - $21,000 and a $1,000 travel allowance. Brown is among a small cohort of schools invited to nominate two students each year.

Pure Storage Information Session

Monday, October 16, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm
CareerLab, 167 Angell Street, 1st Floor

Come early to grab some food and enter in to our giveaway for a 1TB SSD! Not familiar with Pure Storage? We are a fast growing company in the heart of the Silicon Valley, whose engineers are disrupting a $15 billion annual (and growing) market for enterprise storage. Our tech talk will explore the current storage landscape along with the rise of flash storage in the consumer and enterprise space. We will explain the importance of customizing software for flash storage and dive into the guiding principles of our Purity software.

Dean in the Lobby

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Barus & Holley Lobby

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.