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Week of May 9, 2011  
Student Office Announcements
Events and Seminars
Thesis Defense
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
Special Programs and Other Announcements
UROP Opportunities  
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of May 6.

Senior Class Dinner, May 4, 2011

Senior Class Dinner, May 4, 2011
at the Faculty Club
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 Student Office Announcements
  Pre-registration for Summer 2011 and Fall 2011 is now open on WebSIS.

 Events and Seminars
  May 9: ChemE Awards Ceremony, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110. Dessert Reception to follow in the Lewis Lounge.
  May 13: Writing Personal Statements workshop, registration required. [Details]
  June 6: Application deadline to participate in Dow Chemical 2011 BEST Symposium in September. [Details]

Thesis Defense
  May 9: Sze Yinn (Jessie) Wong (Hammond Group), "Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Thin Films with Antimicrobial, Antifouling and Drug Releasing Properties", 11:00 a.m., Rm. 76-359.
  May 10: Michael Harper (Green Group), "Automated Reaction Mechanism Generation: Data Collaboration, Heteroatom Implementation and Model Validation" 1:00 p.m., 56-614.
  May 11: Anita Shukla (Hammond/Langer Groups), "Controlled Release Films and Functional Surfaces Targeting Infection, Inflammation, and Bleeding" 3:00 p.m. in 76-156 A&B.
  May 11: Erin Bell (Cooney Group), "Melt Extrusion and Continuous Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Materials" 4:00 p.m. in 2-146.

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
May 13: Nomination deadline for MIT-Xerox Fellows program. [Details]
May 15: Application deadline for International Summer University on Renewable Energies, Switzerland. [Details]
Novartis-MIT Center for Continuous Manufacturing - Job opportunities - Check out the career section of the website.
MIT: ISN/ARMY Labs: Summer Intern Research Program for undergraduate students. [Details]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory seeking recent Ph.D. and Master's graduates for Research Associates Program. [Details]
Life-sciences companies in Massachusetts - summer internships for undergraduates.  [Details]
NSRDEC/WarSTAR/Materials and Defense Sciences Division - summer internships. [Details]
Middle Tennessee State University: $30,000 Dissertation Fellowship for Underrepresented Minorities. [Details]
More postings for full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
May 24: Info session in Boston, Master's in Financial Engineering Program, Univ. of CA at Berkeley. [Details]
Interested in business applications of your engineering degree? Consider the 10-month Master of Arts in Management at Wake Forest University.  [Details]
MIT Professional Education: Short programs offered this summer by ChemE faculty. [Details]
National Research Council of the National Academies Sponsored Research Awards. [Details]

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