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Student News & Events

Week of November 16, 2009
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 November 13.

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Events and Seminars
    November 16: Student Seminars in 66:110:
3:00 p.m. David Couling, "Development of Sorbents for the Cleanup of Coal-Derived Synthesis Gas at Elevated Temperatures"
3:30 p.m., Gregory Magoon, "Improving Accuracy and Broadening Scope in Automated Reaction Mechanism Generation"
    November 17: Info session for fully funded graduate programs in science & engineering at KAUST, 2:00 p.m. in 66-110. [Details]
    November 18: Legatum Center Open House. [Details]
    November 20: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110: Nicholas L. Abbott, University of Wisconsin- Madison, "Interfacial Engineering of Liquid Crystals".
    November 20: Info session - MIT Sloan Master of Finance program. [Details]
    December 8: Info session - Become Graduate Resident Tutor - 7: 00 p.m., The Colbert Room at The Warehouse (NW30)
    MIT Center for Work, Family & Personal Life: Fall 2009 Seminars

Thesis Defense
    November 16: Nathan Trujillo (Gleason Group), "Environmentally Focused Patterning and Processing Of Polymer Thin Films by Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition (iCVD) and Oxidative Chemical Vapor Deposition (oCVD)" 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. in  26-314
    November 19: Abhinav Akhoury (Hatton Group), "Redox-Responsive Polymers for the Separation of Butanol from Water" 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., 68-181

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
    Two Postdoctoral Positions to work with Prof. Bill Green. [Details]
    November 20: Applications must be submitted to ChemE Students Office for Kambourides Graduate Fellowship in Computational Engineering. [Details]
    November 20: Application deadline for Merck E&T Fellowship. [Details]
    November 30: Application deadline for Governor's Office Internship Program. [Details]
    November 30: Application deadline for Rowland Junior Fellowship Program. [Details]
    November 30: Application deadline for Dept. of Energy Graduate Fellowships. [Details]
    December 1: Application deadline for The Elings Prize Fellowships in Experimental Science. [Details]
    December 4: Application due for two fellowship awards - administered by MIT's Office of the Dean for Graduate Education. [Details]
    December 18: Application deadline for Pasteur Foundation Summer Internship Program. [Details]
    January 14: Application deadline, DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship, Krell Institute. [Details]
    January 15: Application deadline for Post-Bachelor Fellowship at The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. [Details]
    January 15: Application deadline for SCI Scholars Internship for Undergraduates. [Details]
    February 10: Application deadline for MIT Legatum Fellowship. [Details] Open House - Nov. 18
    February 15: Nuclear Forensics Graduate Fellowship Program. [Details]
    February 24: Application deadline for Morris K. Udall Foundation Fellowship Awards. [Details]
    March 1: Summer Undergrad Research Opportunities - Colorado University. [Details]
    USC Viterbi School Of Engineering /Chevron Corporation: Ph.D. Fellowships in Energy Resources 2010-2011. [Details]
More full-time, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities.

Special Programs and Other Announcements
    November 23: Application deadline for Marvin E. Goody Award. [Details]
    November 30: Nomination due for NOBCChE Professional Awards - honor your colleague, mentor, boss, or peer. [Details]
    December 9: Nominations due - MIT Inspirational Teacher Award! [Details]
    December 15: Application deadline for the Google Lime Scholarship for Students with Disabilities. [Details]
    December 15: Application deadline for SMART Scholarship Opportunity - 2009-2010. [Details]
    December 15: Abstract submission due, 2010 NOBCChE National Conference - 3/29 - 4/2, 2010. [Details]
    January 5: Application deadline for the 7th Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition for Sustainability Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet. [Details]
    January 29: Submission deadline for Disney Design Competition. [Details]
    February 1: Application deadline for Pediatric Oncology Education (POE) Program. [Details]

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