Community News – Week of September 23, 2019

Week of September 23, 2019

The following announcements are as of September 20.

Events and Seminars

September 22-24: 17th Int’l Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery Symposium, MIT Kresge Auditorium. [Details]

September 25: Take a break: Nature Journaling, Sketching and Observation with Clare Walker Leslie. [Details]

September 26: 2019 Dreyfus Prize in the Chemical Sciences Lecture: Bob Langer, Chemistry in Support of Human Health. 5 p.m. in 26-110.

September 26-29: MIT ACCESS Program. [Details]

September 26: American Institute of Chemical Engineers & The Venture Forum. Free for Students. Dinner served. [Details]

September 28: Boston Regional Datathon. [Details]

September 30: SENSE.nano Symposium: Sensing for AR/VR and Advanced Manufacturing. [Details]

October 2: MIT Climate Symposia. [Details]

October 4: ChemE Seminar Series: Phase Mechanics of Arrested Colloidal Gels: A New Paradigm for Non-Equilibrium Phase Transitions in Soft Matter, Roseanna N. Zia, Stanford University, 3:00 p.m., 66-110

October 9: Compressed Gas Safety Class, 10am- 2:30pm in 34-401. Registration is required. Lunch will be served. [Details]

October 9: Machine Learning in Materials Research – Materials Day Symposium and Poster Session. [Details]

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

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Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

DOE Scholars Program – Accepting Applications. [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 27: Application due for Lemelson-MIT Student Prize. [Details]

September 27: Application due for Graduate Diversity Visitation – Purdue University (Nov. 13-16) [Details]

October 16: Deadline to submit your images for 2020 Visions, the 10th annual exhibition of the Koch Institute at MIT’s Image Awards! [Details]

MIT D-Lab: Nine fall classes open to all students! [Details]

$50K MIT Collaborative Intelligence Entrepreneurship Competition. [Details]

10.585 Engineering Nanotechnology – for graduate students or advanced undergraduates. [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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