Community News – November 13, 2017

Week of November 13, 2017

The following announcements are as of November 9.


Events and Seminars

November 13: Student Seminar, 3:30 p.m., 66-110.
– Lisa Volpatti, “Acetalated Dextran Nanoparticles for Glucose-Responsive Insulin Delivery”

November 13: Workshop: “Increasing Resiliency In Your Job Search”, Dr. Robbin Chapman. [Details]

November 15: Virtual Career Fair for People with Disabilities. [Details]

November 17: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m., 66-110.
– “Novel insights into understanding and designing regulatory RNAs“, Prof. Lydia Contreras, University of Texas at Austin.

November 18: Undergrad ChemE Research Poster Session and Awards at Northeastern Univ. [Details]

November 21: Info session, LeaderShape MIT. [Details]

Prehealth Advising info sessions in November and December for those interested in pursuing medical school. [Details]

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


Thesis Defense

November 13: Nathan Yee (Green Group), 9:00 a.m., E17-517.
– “Predictive Chemical Kinetics for Auto Ignition of Fuel Blends

November 13: Hok Hei Tam (Anderson Group) 10:30 a.m., 76-156.
– “Improving Efficacy of Therapeutics by Enhancing Delivery Using Chemical Engineering

November 16: Harry Watson (Barton Group), 11:00 a.m., E17-517.
– “Robust Simulation and Optimization Methods for Natural Gas Liquefaction Processes

See ChemE calendar for more events >>


Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

The MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS) seeking student for 2 part-time paid fellowships. [Details]

Millennium Space Systems: Externship application is 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

November 20: Application due, Center for Microbiome Informatics and Therapeutics Innovation and Pilot Grants. [Details]

December 1: Application due for Marvin E. Goody Award. [Details]

Spring Course: Sloan: “Operations Lab”, interactive learning opportunity. [Details]

Fuels Institute: 2018 University Case Competition application is open. [Details]


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