Community News – Week of December 6, 2021

Week of December 6, 2021

The following announcements are as of December 3.

Events and Webinars

December 6: ChemE Student Seminar: 3:00 p.m., in 66-110
Presenting Students: Luciano Santollani, John Paul Mikhail, Ivan Susin Pires

December 9: MIT CCSE Seminar Series, “Optimization & Sampling Without Derivatives” 12:00 p.m. [Resgister]

December 10: ChemE Holiday Events.

December 14: The Koch Institute Directors Panel, virtual event, 6:30-7:30 p.m. [Detials]

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

Thesis Defense


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

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

December 5: Application due for 2022 LEAPS postdoc cohort. [Details]

December 10: Application due for undergrad research experience with US Homeland Security. [Details]

Designing Your Life: Make it Happen 2022 at MIT. 6-part group coaching series for grad spouses. [Details]

Shell: Application for 2022 internship & scholarship programs for undergrads is now open. [Details]

Internship Opportunities at Apple: two positions for graduate students. [Details]

MIT Graduate Student Council (GSC): New positions for graduate students. [Details]

Sage Analysis Group: Career Opportunities in Management Consulting & Analytics. [Details]

MIT Full STEAM Ahead: A paid mentoring opportunity for MIT students to mentor K-12 students! [Details]

PureTech Health: Open position, Senior Manager – External Innovation. [Details]

MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS) is hiring student fellows! [Details]

MIT Office of Engineering Outreach Programs: Now hiring part-time instructors & mentors. [Details]

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

Other Announcements

December 6: Application due for two MIT/CRE Young Researcher Seed Grants. [Details]

December 9: UC Berkeley’s Master of Bioprocess Engineering program info session. 2:00 p.m. [Details]

December 15: Application due to participate in the Civic Synergy 2022 program. [Details]

January 18: Proposal due for The Abdul Latif Jameel Water & Food Systems Lab (J-WAFS) seed grant. [Details]

MIT Deep Healthcare Innovation & Venture Exploration Program (DHIVE): 3-wk IAP program. [Apply]

MIT Emergency Medical Services certification class over IAP. [Apply Now!]

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

Flipping Failure initiative: check out stories of academic challenge and resilience [Details]

Writing and Communication Center: Free professional advice is offered for students & postdocs. [Details]

SERC Scholars Program: Undergraduate research opportunity. [Details]

Community Wellness Support for Students at MIT Medical: Fall classes and more. [Details]

Grad Students: Didja know about GradLink? [Details]

MIT English as a Second Language (ESL) Program: Volunteer tutors needed. [Details]

MIT Martin Trust Center: Online tutoring is open to all MIT students who want to make things. [Details]

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

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