Community News for the week of February 5, 2024

Week of February 5, 2024

The following announcements are as of February 2.

Events and Seminars

February 5: Department Safety Seminar, 4:00 pm, 32-123.

February 6: MIT.nano: Navigate your way to a career in semiconductors: A network & recruiting event, 2:00 p.m. [Details]

February 8: ChemE Seminar Series: 4:15 p.m., 66-110
“Predicting and engineering cellular functions for ultra-safe living technologies”, Anush Chiappino-Pepe, Harvard Medical School

February 9: MISTI Summer Opportunity Info Session, 12:00 p.m., E40-496. [RSVP by 2/8]

February 13: ChemE students & postdocs: come celebrate Mardi Gras with a pancake brunch, 11am to 1pm in 66-201.

February 15: ChemE Seminar Series, 4:15 p.m., 66-110
“Molecular microscopy with single cell transcriptomic data resolves RNA liquid biopsies”, Sevahn K. Vorperian, Stanford University

February 22: ChemE Seminar Series: 4:15 p.m., 66-110
“Recovering Waste Through Biomanufacturing for Sustainable Chemical Synthesis”, Bradley W. Biggs, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

June 23-28: The Twenty-Fourth International Conference on the Science and Applications of Nanotubes and Low-Dimensional Materials. [Details]

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

Thesis Defense


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Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

February 9: Application due for summer undergrad internship at IMET & UMCES. [Details]

Annual European Career Fair at MIT (3/2/24) Pre-select interviews began. [Sign up]

MIT Introduction to Technology, Engineering, & Science: Paid instructor & TA positions. [Details]

MIT Graduate Community Fellow: [See current positions and apply]

MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS): open position for student sustainability researchers. [Details]

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See listing of upcoming career-related events, workshops, and company info sessions>>

Other Announcements

March 13: Application due for Jameel World Education Lab Grant in Education Innovation. [Details]

Food@MIT Guide: How to access healthy & affordable food at MIT. [Details]

Student Support Services (S3): Help in an accessible & respectful environment. [virtual & walk-in locations]

MIT Alumni Advisors Hub: Signup to connect with MIT alumni for career conversations. [Details]

Become an iREFS to offer confidential, peer-to-peer conflict management coaching and support to graduate students at MIT! Email

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