Community News – Week of October 9, 2023

Week of October 9, 2023

The following announcements are as of October 6.

Events and Seminars

October 10: Grad Students & Postdocs: Energy Systems Team Practicum Info Session. [Register]

October 10: Vaccine Development Seminar, 4:00 p.m. in Stata Center. [Details]

October 12: Fusion Undergrad Scholars (FUSars) info session & application open date. [Details]

October 12: Health Equity Venture Creation Info Session & Panel, 4:00 p.m., E38, 4th floor. [Details]

October 13: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m., 66-110
Continuous Bioprocessing – New Challenges and Opportunities for Membrane Technology“, Andrew Zydney, Penn State

October 16: Student Seminar, 3:00 p.m., 66-110
– Thomas Sheehan, “Impacts of Nanocrystal Assembly Structure on Exciton Diffusion in Lead Halide Perovskites”
– Joules Provenzano, “Trace Analysis of Pesticide Degradation using High-resolution LC-MS”

October 18: Centering the Margins: Fight for Reproductive Justice & Body Sovereignty, 5:30 p.m., 3-308. [Details]

October 20: MIT Energy & Climate Night. 6:00 p.m., MIT Museum [Details]

October 20-21: MIT ACCESS Program. [Details]

October 22: Michelle Wolf – Free, live stand-up comedy show for MIT Community, 7:00 p.m. [Tickets]

October 23: MISTI is how MIT does global – learn how at the MIT GO Fair! [Details]

November 2: Intercepting Ovarian Cancer, 3:00 p.m., Koch Institute. [Details]

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

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

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

MIT Introduction to Technology, Engineering, & Science: Paid instructor and TA positions. [Details]

MIT Graduate Community Fellow: [See current positions and apply]

MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS): open position for student sustainability researchers. [Details]

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

Other Announcements

October 12: Application due for Inclusive Teaching Track Workshops. [Details]

October 16: Application due – MIT Science Policy Review is recruiting authors/editors. [Details]

October 18: Application due for funded PKG Fellowship for IAP 2024. [Details]

October Events and Opportunities for Graduate Students. [Explore]

December 12: Proposals due for the MIT-IIT Kanpur Seed Funds. [Details]

MIT J-WAFS: Three Funding opportunities open to MIT community. [Details]

Daniel J. Riccio Graduate Engineering Leadership Program: Graduate Certificate Workshops. [Details]

MIT Energy Conference: Recruiting for 2024 Leadership Team. [Apply]

MIT Energy & Climate Club: Grad students, present your energy research at MITEC seminar. [Sign-up now]

ESOL Program for MIT Service Employees: On-campus volunteers needed. [Details]

Food@MIT Guide: How to access healthy and affordable food at MIT. [Details]

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

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

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