Community News – Week of March 11, 2019

Week of March 11, 2019

The following announcements are as of March 8.

Events and Seminars

March 13-15: Apollo 50+50, MIT celebration of the 1969 moon landing. [Tickets are still available for MIT community]

March 18: ChemE Science Slam – Take your research to the stage! 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. in 66-110! [Details]

March 22: ChemE Seminar Series. 3:00 p.m. n 66-110.
Design of Synthetic Alternatives to Biologics in Medicine” Suzie Pun, University of Washington.

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

Thesis Defense


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

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Undergraduate Students

March 11: Application due for NSF REU Program for Summer 2019 – “Polymer Innovation for a Sustainable Future” University of Southern Mississippi, [Details]

Graduate Students

May 9: Application due for the DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program. [Details]

Graduate Students and Postdocs

Looking for Academic/Research position? Check out recently posted Academic/Research Jobs.

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All Students

MISTI-Africa: Interested in using your Life Sciences skills to promote innovation in agriculture in Africa? [Details]

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

Other Announcements

All Students

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

Graduate Students

March 18: Abstract submission due for the I&EC Graduate Student Award Symposium in San Diego – August 25-29, 2019. [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

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

March 18: Proposal due for $30,000 J-WAFS Grants for Water and Food Projects in India. [Details]

April 8: Entry submission due for The Louis Kampf Writing Prize in Women and Gender Studies. [Details]

August 26-27: 10th World Meet on Analytical Chemistry & Instrumentation Conference – Bangkok. [Details]

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

July 1: Application due for Solve – Global Challenge Solutions. [Details]

Join the new Course 10 LinkedIn group!

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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