Community News – Weeks of June 1-8, 2020

Weeks of June 1 – 8, 2020

The following announcements are as of May 29.

Congratulations to all our graduates and your families.
We are so proud of you!
[check out the ChemE graduation page]

COVID-19 MIT Campus Updates and Guidance Website

Virtual Events and Seminars

June 4: Alumni Fireside Chat with Malvika Verma (PhD ’19 BE), 5:30 p.m. [Register]

June 6 – 20: Imaging Science – panel discussion includes Felice Frankel. Opening Event for a two-week celebration of observing and documenting the world around us through photography. [Register]

June 8 -10: Technologies Driving Business, conference hosted by MIT Technology Review. [Details]

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

June 5: Application due for Venture Exploration Program for MIT PhD students and postdocs interested in learning about the path from academia to venture creation. [Details]

Students and postdocs: Check out the newly developed MIT Summer Opportunities & Resources page.

The MIT Career and Professional Development Office has a helpful COVID-19 FAQ section for those seeking jobs or internships. Explore their online resources.

Search for more faculty positions around the world at

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

Other Announcements

Asia-pacific Conference on Oil and Gas Webinar to be held on Sept. 28-29, 2020. [Registration is now open]

Show your MIT pride in our community mosaic! Submit your photo! [Details]

June 15: MIT Nano, nomination due for the 2020 Mildred S. Dresselhaus Lecturer. [Details]

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

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