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ChemE Community News & Events

Week of October 7, 2013  
Events and Seminars  
Thesis Defense  
UROP Postings
Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
Special Programs and Other Announcements
Student News Archive

The following announcements are as of October 4.

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Events and Seminars
October 7: Student Seminar, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in 66-110
        - Kaja Kaastrup, "Developing Polymerization-Based Amplification for Point-of-Care Applications"
        - Qing Xu, "Temperature-Responsive Polymers and Their Application in Flocculation and Dewatering"
October 8: The MIT Benjamin Franklin Project Undergraduate Forum. "Market-Based Management©: How the Science of Liberty Drives the Success of Koch Industries" John Pittenger, Koch Industries. [Details]
October 10: IDEAS Global Challenge: Fall Generator Dinner. [Details]
October 11: ChemE Seminar Series, 3:00 p.m. in 66-110.
        - "Reimagining Silicon via Nanowire Engineering" Michael Filler, Georgia Institute of Technology
October 15: Application due, "Path of Professorship" workshop for graduate & postdoctoral women. [Details]
October 17: Arkema info session in 66-360. [Details]
October 17: Graduate Education in Medical Sciences (GEMS) - Information Session. [Details]
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>> See ChemE calendar for more listing of events and seminars >>

Thesis Defense
October 10: Michael Stern (Hatton Group), 1:30 p.m., 66-360.
       "Electrochemically-Mediated Amine Regeneration for Carbon Dioxide Separations"

Internships, Fellowships, and Job Opportunities
October 24: Application due for Luce Scholars Program. [Details]
October 24: Application due, HHMI - International Student Research Fellowship. [Details]
November 15: Application due, Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future Fellowships for women. [Details]
November 30: Application due for fully-funded 2014 summer internships in Israel. [Details]
Goodyear: Intern/Co-op/Post Doc Opportunities. [Details]
Fellowship applications open for NSF, NDSEG, Hertz, others. [Details]
Graduate Community Fellows: Five open positions. [Details]
Genentech: Information on Process Development Rotation Program (PDRP) [Details]
Glaxo-Smith-Kline: Full time positions available. (Website: job# 87890, 87886 and 87882)
Become an InstaEDU tutor! [Details]
>> Postings for full-time jobs, post-doctorial research, and other fellowship opportunities >>

Special Programs and Other Announcements
October 14: Application due for Global Teaching Labs during IAP 2014. [Details]
October 15: Application due for Dow Travel Award for Professional Development program. [Details]
October 18: Proposals due for Graduate Student Life Grant. [Details]
October 21: Literature subject offerings begin. [Details]
Thesis Coaching Group at MIT Medical Mental Health and Counseling Services. [Details]
The GREEN Program - 2014 Program Dates Announced - Iceland and Costa Rica. [Details]

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