Every other Monday during the academic year, Dean Reginald DesRoches sends a message to the School of Engineering faculty, staff and students, with announcements of notable accomplishments and activities from the previous week and upcoming events of interest to the School of Engineering. Here are the messages from the 2018 – 2019 academic year.
If you would like to receive Dean DesRoches' weekly message, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 1, 2018:Rice Neuroengineering Initiative launched; Vardi named Univeristy Professor; we're now enrolling for our industrial engineering master's degree; Talithia Williams '08 hosts PBS show; Halas wins American Chemical Society Award in colloid chemistry; launch party for D2K Lab is Thursday; Lummus Technology hosts information session Wednesday; Burt McMurtry '56 '57 dies at 83; City University of Hong Kong offers fellowships to graduate students;
September 17: Rice's School of Engineering rises in the U.S. News and World Report rankings; data science consulting clininc now open; RCEL Liftoff wrap-up; Andrick joins dean of engineering's staff; Thompson Distinguished Lecture Series kicks off Oct. 1; Career and Internship Expo is Wednesday; NSF accepting entries for Idea Machine Competition; NASA accepting entries for fellowship proposals; NSF offers funding for students to study in the Netherlands
September 4, 2018: Rice hosts NSF director on September 17; Alvarez receives AEESP award; submit poster proposals for "The Smart and Resilient City" event; check out our new department videos; meet Bobby Nguyen and Angela Smith, new members of the dean's staff; students, come to GE Day and learn about the company; BP will be on campus September 5 to talk about employment opportunities; the School of Engineering Ice Cream Social is September 13; RCEL Liftoff is this Saturday; students, come out to the Career and Internship Expo on September 18 and be at the Evening with Industry the night before
August 20, 2018: welcome back; meet our new faculty; students, meet Dean Reggie at the first Dean's Discussion Den; Ice Cream Social is September 13; Gang Bao named associate dean for research and innovation; submit your poster proposal for the Data Science Conference; engineering students, enter ASEE's video contest; Michael Wong elected to American Chemical Society; RCEL Liftoff is Sepetmber 8; faculty invited to take part in proposal writing workshop
To view the Dean's Weekly Messages from the 2017 – 2018 academic year click here.