Community News – Week of September 11, 2023

Week of September 11, 2023

The following announcements are as of September 8.

Events and Seminars

September 11: ChemE Safety Meeting, 3:00 p.m., 66-110.

September 11: Grad Students – Grab lunch. Connect with peers. Plan your year. 12pm, 10-105. [Details]

September 11: Course 10-ENG Environment undergrads, TREX (1.091) info session. 8:00 am, 48-316. [Details]

September 14: CRWN info session: new program for undergrad women of color at MIT. 5:30 p.m., 3-308. [Details]

September 15: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110
Engineering Next-Generation T Cells for Cancer Immunotherapy“, Prof. Yvonne Chen, UCLA

September 15: Hockfield Cancer Research Prize Lecture, Dr. Sue Desmond-Hellmann, 10:00 a.m., 76-156.

September 18: Fifty Years of Energy, Education, and Excellence: A Symposium on the Occasion of Robert C. Armstrong’s Retirement, 9:00 a.m., MIT InnovationHQ (Bldg. E38)

September 19: Ten Talks: Undergrad Seminar Series: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m., 66-360.
Microfluid Flow for Health: From Bleeding to Drug Delivery, Prof. Qin Maggie Qi

September 21: MIT Deep Tech Career Fair, 5:00 p.m., Stata Center. [Details]

September 22: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m., 66-110
“Unlocking Realism in Molecular Simulations of Aqueous Systems with Data-Driven Many-Body Potentials”, Francesco Paesani, UC San Diego

September 25: UNC Pharmacoengineering & Molecular Pharmaceutics PhD Program Info Webinar, 6:00 p.m. [Sign-up]

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

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

Thesis Defense


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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

September 14: Application due for the SERC Scholars Program. [Details]

September 15: Nomination due for the MIT Prize for Open Data 2023. [Details]

Fall 2023 Class Announcement: 3.087 Materials, Societal Impact, & Social Innovation. [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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