Community News – Week of February 4, 2019

Week of February 4, 2019

The following announcements are as of February 1st.

Events and Seminars

February 4: Graduate Student Town Hall Meeting, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., 66-110.

February 5: ChemE Seminar Series: 4:15 p.m., 66-110
Controlling Nanoscale Transport For Next Generation Solutions“, Daniel N. Congreve, Harvard University

February 7: ChemE Seminar Series: 4:15 p.m., 66-110
Engineering Cellular Interactions in Ligand Discovery and Cancer Immunotherapy
Lawrence A. Stern, Beckman Research Institute at the City of Hope

February 11: Student Seminar, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110
Christina Dinh, “Development of a Quorum-Sensing Circuit for Multiplexed Metabolic Flux Control in Engineered Bacteria”

February 14: ChemE Seminar Series: 4:15 p.m., 66-110
Computer Assistance in Organic Synthesis Planning and Execution
Connor Coley, Graduate Student, MIT ChemE

February 15: Undergraduate Students: 10-ENG Computing Lunch and Learn. [Details]

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

Thesis Defense

February 12: Dan Salem (Strano Group), 10:30 a.m., 66-360
Pharmaceutical Applications of Carbon Nanotube-Based Optical Sensors: Theory and Experiment

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

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Undergraduate Students

February 15: Application due for Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates at Northwestern University. [Details]

Graduate Students and Postdocs

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All Students

February 15: Application due for MISTI MITEI Summer Internships at Shell India. [Details]

MIT D-Lab: nine full-semester classes will be offered this spring. [Details]

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

Other Announcements

Undergraduate Students

10.000 Engineering Molecular Marvels: new exploratory 1st yr course looking for interested contributors/volunteers! [Details]

Graduate Students and Postdocs

DOE Scholars Program – Accepting Applications. [Details]

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

ChemE All

February 15: Project proposal due for MIT Portugal Partnership 2030 for one-year seed funding at MIT. [Details]

February 25: Proposals due for Future City Innovation Connector 2019. [Details]

March 12-13, 2019. Call for Exhibitors, Switzerland, 3rd Zurich Education & Career Exhibition. [Details]

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

Join the MIT Military/Veteran Email List. [Sign-up]

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