Community News – April 16, 2018

Week of April 16, 2018

The following announcements are as of April 13.

Events and Seminars

April 17: PhD Exploring Careers in Medicine – Lunch & Learn. 12:00p.m – 1:00 p.m. in 56-169. [Details]

April 17: Mens et Manus America Series: How Does Gender Matter in Politics? [Details]

April 17: Profs-On-Tap, Prof. Bill Aulet, Managing Director of the MartinTrust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship and Professor of the Practice at the MIT Sloan School of Management. [Details]

April 18 -20: Free passes: Energy Storage Association’s  28th Annual Energy Storage Conference & Expo. [Details]

April 18: REFS-X: Stress reduction workshop. Lunch provided, 12:00 -1:00 pm in 66-201. [sign-up]

April 19: Andrew Strominger: The Edges of the Universe, Black Holes, Horizons, and Strings. [Details]

April 20: ChemE Seminar Series: 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
Computational Design and Prototyping of Organic Catalysts for Photopolymerization and CO2 Reduction“, Charles B. Musgrave, University of Colorado Boulder

April 20: MIT Conference – Higher Ed in the Era of #MeToo. 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. in 3-170. [Details]

April 23: Student Seminars, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
– Christy Chao, “Utilizing microarray technologies to analyze the health impacts of particulate matter”
– Mengjie Liu, “Representation and Modeling of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Reaction Mechanism Generator”
– Michael Orella, “Understanding Electrochemical Hydrogenation: From Economics to Experiments”

April 26: Mestrelab Research Working Session. [Details]

April 27: ChemE Seminar Series: 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
Hybrid biological and catalytic processes to manufacture and recycle plastics“, Gregg Beckham, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

April 28-29: The Student Cable IHTFP Film Hackathon & CMS Media Spectacle is back and bigger than ever! [Details]

May 1: Application due for summer workshop in Advanced Functional Fibers and Fabrics for undergrads. [Details]

May 4 – 6: The Chemical Biophysics Symposium, University of Toronto. [Details]

See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense


See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

April 20: Application due for 2018 ExxonMobil LOFT Fellowship Program. [Details]

April 27: Application due for Annual IMES Broshy Fellowship for Graduate Students. [Details]

Amgen: Open position: Process Development Scientist – Pivotal Drug Substance. [Details]

Data Science Fellowships. [Details]

Insight: Accepting fellowship applications from graduating students. [Details]

Graduate Resident Advisor or Tutor (GRA/GRT): Applications are now open. [Details]

For more listing of upcoming career-related events, workshops, and company info sessions visit the Career Advice and Support page.

Other Announcements

April 20: MIT: Submission due for Martin Luther King, Jr. – Inspired Arts & Performance Contest. [Details]

April 29: Application due for the Harvard GSAS Business Club (HGBC) summer Mini-MBA program. [Details]

September 5-6: 5th World Congress on Catalysis and Chemical Engineering – Tokyo. [Details]

ASL and Deaf Culture @ MIT will be offering ASL classes during Spring 2018. [Sign-up]

MassCEC Clean Energy Careers Training & Education: Check out exciting changes & opportunities in 2018.

REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help.
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