Community News- Week of October 1, 2018

Week of October 1, 2018

The following announcements are as of September 28.

Events and Seminars

Undergraduate Students:

October 4: Undergraduate Association Forum on the Future of the First Year Experience. 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. in 56-154 [Details]

October 5, 7: McKinsey & Company at MIT – Internship events. [RSVP]

Graduate Students and Postdocs:

October 5: Special Career Development Seminar hosted by National University of Singapore. 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in 66-360. [Details]

October 10: Postdoc Advisory Board Elections, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., 66-201.

ChemE All:

October 1: Student Seminar, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
– Kassi Stein, “Investigating H₂O₂-induced cell death using a tunable, localized generator of peroxide in mammalian cell mitochondria”
– Minkyung Park, “Structure-Property Relationship and Design of Corona Phase Molecular Recognition”
– Tedrick Salim Lew, “Delivery and Applications of Nanomaterials in Plants for Genetic Engineering and Sensing”

October 10: Materials Day Symposium & Poster Session. Kresge Auditorium (W16) [Details]

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Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Undergraduate Students

Accenture: Security Analyst and Technology Analyst positions [Details]

UROPs: Mineral Recovery from Waste Flows and other positions. [Details]

Graduate Students and Postdocs

October 1: Application due for Group Leader and Postdoc Openings at Helmholtz Pioneer Campus in Munich. [Details]

The Data Incubator:  Intensive 8 week fellowship. [Details]

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ChemE All

December 1: Application due for Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship Program. [Details]

Lilac: Full time employment opportunity for materials engineer in Oakland, CA. [Details]

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

Other Announcements

Graduate Students

ChemE Public Service and Outreach Initiative: volunteer opportunities to Boston and Cambridge communities. Contact Supratim Das

3rd Zurich Education & Career Exhibition (March12-13, 2019): Call for Exhibitors [Details]

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