Community News – Weeks of December 20 and 27, 2021

Weeks of December 20 & 27, 2021

Note: the following announcements are as of December 17.

Note: this is the last posting for the fall 2021 semester. We will resume posting for the spring semester in February 2022. Happy Holidays!

Events and Webinars

December 29: Application due for IAP Grad 2-day blogging workshop. [Detials]

January 3: Application due for Flipping Failure IAP Workshop Series. [Details]

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

Thesis Defense

December 22: Giulio Alighieri (Langer Group) 1:00 p.m., room NE47-189, zoom link will be emailed.
Scaling Up Genetic Circuits in Mammalian Cells: A U1-snRNA-based Platform Enables Mammalian Cells to Compute the Bitwise Inversion of the Square Root of a Number

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

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities

December 31: Application due for Japan 2022 Internship Opportunity. [Details]

Designing Your Life: Make it Happen 2022 at MIT. 6-part group coaching series for grad spouses. [Details]

MIT SIAM (Society for Industrial & Applied Math): Call for student seminar abstracts. [contact]

The ARM Coalition (Accessing Resources at MIT): New grad student members sought. [Contact Cathy Modica]

Shell: Application for 2022 internship & scholarship programs for undergrads is now open. [Details]

MIT Graduate Student Council (GSC): New positions for graduate students. [Details]

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

MIT Full STEAM Ahead: A 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]

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

Search for more faculty positions around the world at

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

Other Announcements

December 20: Application due for non-credit IAP Stand-Up Comedy Crash Course. [Details]

January 14-17: Grad Students, interested in Puzzle Hunting? [Sign up now!]

January 18: Proposal due for The Abdul Latif Jameel Water & Food Systems Lab (J-WAFS) seed grant. [Details]

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

New spring 2022 subject: Nuclear Weapons: History and Future Prospects. [Details]

MIT Deep Healthcare Innovation & Venture Exploration Program (DHIVE): 3-wk IAP program. [Apply]

MIT Emergency Medical Services certification class over IAP. [Apply Now!]

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

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

SERC Scholars Program: Undergraduate research opportunity. [Details]

Grad Students: Didja know about GradLink? [Details]

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

MIT Martin Trust Center: Online tutoring is 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]

Become an iREFS to offer confidential, peer-to-peer conflict management coaching and support to graduate students at MIT! Email

REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help.
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