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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of October 5, 2015
Students Office Announcements
Events and Seminars
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
UROP Opportunities
Special Programs, and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of October 2.

ChemE Paint Your Advisor Event

Paint Your Advisor Nite, 9/23/15
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Students Office
Paint Your Advisor Nite Photos (9/23/15)
- Wednesday Night was the first annual “ChemE Paint your Advisor Nite” lead by Sydney. Paintings will be on display at the October 2nd TG.
1st Yr. Student Orientation, Thompson Island Photos (9/12/15)
Orientation TG Photos (9/11/15)
ChemE Alumni TG Photos (7/24/15)

Events and Seminars
October 5: Student Seminar: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in 66-110.
Jose Gomez, "Simulating microbial communities using Dynamic Flux Balance Analysis (DFBA)"
- Rohit Kannan, "Optimization of Chemical Process Systems under Uncertainty"
October 6: ChemE Postdocs - Town Hall Meeting with the Dept Head. [Details]
October 8: ChemE Staff - Town Hall Meeting with the Dept. Head. 10:30am, 66-360.
October 8: StartMIT IAP Workshop for entrepreneurs & innovators. [Details]
October 9: ChemE Seminar Series in 3:00 p.m., 66-110.
- "Mechanosensing at cell-cell and cell-matrix adhesions", Alexander Dunn, Stanford University
October 9: Information Session, Graduate Education in Medical Sciences (GEMS) Program. [Details]
October 9: Panel Discussion: Effective Scientific Communication in the Digital Era - in 4-370 [Details]
October 15: PhD Movie 2 film screening + Q & A with Jorge Cham of PhD Comics! [Details]
February 24-26: Enzymes in Drug Discovery Summit 2016. [Details]
MIT Ventureships Club - Fall 2015 Start-ups Recruitment starts. [Details]

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

Thesis Defense
October 5: Nicole Yang (Wittrup and Langer Groups), "Reversibly Neutralized Perfringolysin O for Intracellular Delivery of Macromolecules" 3:00 p.m., 66-360
October 9: Timothy Lauer (Trout Group), "In Silico Tools for the Development of Biotherapeutics", 1:00 p.m., E17-517.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
October 9: Application due for Science Undergrad Lab Internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. [Details]
October 13: Application due for Fulbright Canada Program for Students. [Details]
October 22: Application due for Luce Scholars Program. [Details]
October 30: Application due for Hertz Foundation Fellowship. [Details]
November 20: Apply for Assistant Professor position, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara. [Details]
December 15: Application due for DOE Scholars Internship Program for 2016 Summer. [Details]
Chevron: 2016 Summer Internship opportunity. [Details]
Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs. [Details]
Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP): Application deadlines and Instructions. [Details]
Howard Hughes Medical Institute: International Student Research Fellowship - Call for applications. [Details]
In Genius Prep: Looking for academic mentors for Online International Internship Program. [Details]
Insight Data Science Fellows Program. [Details]
InstaEDU: Become a tutor, set your own schedule, make $20/hour! [Details]
Merck: Internships and Fellowships. [Details]
MISTI: MIT-Germany Program - 6 month funded internship. [Details]
NSF: Fellowship Opportunities [Details]
Research Associateship Programs: Application instruction & deadlines. [Website]
Shell: Apply for Internships and full-time jobs. [Details]
Sistine Solar: Internship Opportunity. [Details]
United Nations - NY: Donor Relations and Partnerships Intern. [Details]
>>More postings for UROPs, full-time jobs, post-doctoral research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
October 20: Application due, Dow Travel Award for Professional Development. [Details]
Edgerton Center fall seminars. [Details]
MIT Public Service Center: Volunteer opportunities in September. [Details]
10.03/10.53 Advances in Biomanufacturing - Oct 27-Dec 10 [Course details]
15.S42 Energy Management for a Sustainable Future: new for undergrads. [Details]
Fall course for graduate students: Launching a Start-up: Legal Tools and Frameworks (15.619) [Details]
Learn Korean - now available for credit at MIT. [Details]
MIT Veteran Students: check out campus resources for veterans. [Details]
Fall Advanced Undergraduate Seminar: Antibiotic development and drug-resistant bacteria. [Details]
10.807/15.371 Innovation Teams (“i-Teams”) course for graduate students [Details]
The GREEN Program: 2016 Winter Programs. [Details]
Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering Young Ambassadors Network. [Details]
NC State University: Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering - Info for interested graduate students. [Details]
Biology Department: New Courses offered in 2015-2016. [Details]
MindSumo: Chemical Engineering Projects. [Details]
REFS (Resources for Easing Friction and Stress): Feeling stressed? We are here to help.
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