Community News – Week of March 25, 2019

Week of March 25, 2019

The following announcements are as of March 22.

Events and Seminars

March 27: Felice Frankel, “Picturing Science and Engineering”, 6:00 p.m. at Harvard Science Center. [Details]

March 28: Lunch and Learn – Education Design: Principles and Practices. 12:00 p.m. in 16-220. [Register]

March 28: Cracking Your Career with Ken Davis, at Ashdown Hulsizer Room (dinner will be served) [Details]

March 29, 30: GCWS Graduate Student Conference – Interrogating Self-Care…  [Details]

April 1: Student Seminar, 3:00 p.m in 66-110
– Weike Sun, “Concurrent Canonical Variate Analysis for Process Quality and Dynamic Monitoring”
– Junli Hao, “Multi-Component Aerosol Separation with Electrospun Nanofibrous Membranes”

May 22: Grad Students and Postdocs; 2019 Cabot Student Materials Research Forum. apply by April 19. [Details]

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Thesis Defense


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Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Graduate Students

April 1: Application due for Lemann Education Fellowship for Brazilian Students. [Details]

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

Graduate Students and Postdocs

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Other Announcements

All Students

April 15: Paper submissions due for Benjamin Siegel Writing Prize. [Details]

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

Graduate Students

GWAMIT Leadership Conference: Sign up to organize [Details]

Graduate Students and Postdocs

DOE Scholars Program – Accepting Applications. [Details]

ChemE All

Carbon Footprinting App Pilot 2019: Help us test our app for community emissions at MIT. [Details]

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

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

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

August 29-30: 15th International Conference on Metabolomics and Systems Biology, Vienna, Austria. [Details]

Volunteer Opportunity: The neural basis of programming, 2-hour fMRI scanning session. [Details]

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

The Women in STEM Database at MIT (WiSDM) is an initiative designed to promote the visibility of women in our academic community. [Join Today!]

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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