Community News – Week of September 13, 2021

Week of September 13, 2021

The following announcements are as of September 10.

Events and Webinars

September 13: ChemE Communications Lab Presentation, 3:00 p.m., virtual event. Link will be emailed.

September 13: MIT Biotech Group Fall Kick-Off w/CEO and President of Vertex, Dr. Reshma Kewalramani. [Details]

September 14: MIT Starr Forum webinar, “US, Afghanistan, 9/11: Finished or Unfinished Business?” [Details]

September 16: MIT Graduate Students of Color Welcome Event at Walker Lawn, 12:00 p.m – 2:00 p.m. [Register]

September 17: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m., in 66-110.
“Interfacing Living and Non-Living Systems through Extracellular Electron Transfer”, Prof. Benjamin Keith Keitz, Univ. of Texas – Austin

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

Thesis Defense


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Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

Sage Analysis Group: Career Opportunities in Management Consulting & Analytic. [Details]

MIT Full STEAM Ahead: Paid mentoring opportunity for MIT students to mentor K-12 students! [Details]

PureTech Health: Open position, Senior Manager – External Innovation. [Details]

MIT Office of Sustainability (MITOS) is hiring student fellows! [Details]

Sophomores & Juniors: Apply for the Gordon-MIT Engineering Leadership Program. [Details]

MIT Office of Engineering Outreach Programs: Now hiring part-time instructors & mentors. [Details]

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

Other Announcements

September 17: Application due, Venture Exploration Program for grad students, postdocs, & researchers. [Details]

September 27: Application due for MIT’s Science Policy Initiative Executive Visit Days. [Details]

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

GSC Activities Committee: GSC Red Sox vs Orioles Sep 18, Fenway Park (9/18/21). [Details]

10.591 Case Studies in Bioengineering: Prof. Colton, (T 4-6, W 5-6 pm) [Details]

5.S00: Fifty Years of U.S. Energy Policy: Lessons for the Future, open to all students. [Details]

Biology Course: 7.00 COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2 and the Pandemic. [Details]

7.34x, Advanced Undergraduate Seminars (Six very current seminar biology courses) [Details]

NEW 1st-yr Discovery Subject: Introduction to Design Thinking and Innovation in Engineering. [Details]

Wonder how does technology make it out of the lab for real? 10.807/2.907/15.371 iTeams Enterprise Course. [Details]

Writing and Communication Center: Free professional advice is offered for students & postdocs. [Details]

Careers in Medicine SP.252: Class schedule and guest speakers for fall 2021.

Computing Fabrics: [Special Fall 2021 Subject]

Graduate Certificate in Technical Leadership: [Classes for fall 2021]

SERC Scholars Program: Undergraduate research opportunity. [Details]

Interfacial Engineering (2.S984 MechE) Fall 2021. [Details]

MIT Physical Education & Wellness: Course registration is now open. [Details]

Community Wellness at MIT Medical: Fall Unwind classes next week and more. [Details]

Grad Students: Didja know about GradLink? [Details]

Edgerton Center: Exploratory Seminar, “Re-create Experiments from History: Inform the Future from the Past” [Details]

MIT English as a Second Language (ESL) Program: Volunteer tutors needed. [Details]

MIT Martin Trust Center: Online tutoring open to all MIT students who want to make things. [Details]

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

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