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Monday, Feb. 22
Tower of Power, Glass Pavilion; doors open at 5 p.m. competition runs 5:30 to 7 p.m. Teams compete to build the tallest tower out of dry spaghetti and marshmallows. Teams must register in advance, but spectators are welcome. Hosted by Theta Tau
Charm City Science League Mentoring, 3:30 to 5 p.m., Barclay Elementary/Middle School. Members of the Charm City Science League, a group that aims to increase academic engagement in Baltimore middle schools through scientific exploration and experimentation, work with teams from city schools to prepare for the March 5 Science Olympiad. (This event, which takes place Monday through Thursday, is closed to the public.)
SABES After-school Mentoring, 3:30 to 5 p.m., at nine Baltimore City Public School sites throughout the city. JHU students mentor public school students as part of the STEM Achievement in Baltimore City Elementary Schools (SABES) program. (This event, which takes place Monday through Wednesday, is closed to the public.)
Tuesday, Feb. 23
Engineering World Health Global Awareness Challenge, Keyser Quad between Brody and MSE; 10:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. What global problems could engineering approaches help solve? Take the EWH Challenge and find out. Hosted by Engineering World Health
Preparing for Interviews and Careers in Consulting Webinar, Online, 11 a.m. to noon. Alumna Anita Samarth, BS ’95, CEO and C-founder of Clinovations Government + Health, will review the basic job search and interview process involved in securing an entry-level position in a management consulting firm. Registration required. Hosted by Hopkins Engineering Alumni and the JHU Career Center
Wednesday, Feb. 24
BME Edge Speaker Series, Clark Hall Room 110, noon to 1 p.m. BME CBID alumnus David Narrow, CEO of Sonavex, Inc., and recently named one of Forbes’ “30 Under 30” in the health care industry, will be speaking on his experience founding and building a startup. A Q & A session will follow. Registration required here. Hosted by BME Edge
JHU Career Center Speed Networking Prep, Levering Hall/Sherwood Room, 4 to 5 p.m. Perfecting your pitch: Learn tips and practice your elevator speech in preparation for Speed Networking. Registration required. Hosted by the JHU Career Center
GRO Game Night, Levering Hall Lounge, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Join the GRO for a Game Night aimed at celebrating both National Engineers Week and all of you hardworking, innovative and creative engineers. Activities will include a variety of video games, board games and card games, as well as delicious refreshments.
Thursday, Feb. 25
Speed Networking Night, Charles Commons Salon B, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Alumni and current students will rotate through a series of quick, one-on-one interview to give students the opportunity to learn the importance of making good impressions and perfecting “elevator pitches.” Registration required. Hosted by Hopkins Engineering Alumni
Friday, Feb. 26
INBT Pizza Party, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Croft Hall 170. Stop by the Institute for NanoBioTechnology and enjoy some free pizza and conversation.
Food Science: Materials 101, Maryland Hall 5, 2 to 3:30 p.m. Join the Department of Materials Science and Engineering in an exploration of the basic concepts in materials science through the close examination of food. Love of food is a must! Hosted by the Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Saturday, Feb. 27
BME BCPS Student Workshop, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Homewood campus. Biomedical engineering students are leading a five-week BME workshop on campus with 6th graders from Baltimore City Public Schools. (This event is closed to the public.)
An “Emergency Zika Design Challenge: Preventing Mosquito Bites” event will be held from Thursday, April 7 through Saturday, April 9 in the BME Design Studio in Clark Hall on the Johns Hopkins Homewood campus. The event is a project of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design, and Jhpiego. Registration required.
Click on the poster to the left for details of each day’s activities, and who should consider attending.
Please join us in celebrating National Engineers Week, February 18 to 25, with a wide variety of activities on campus. This year’s schedule is as follows. Events subject to be added or changed. Registration has closed for all events.
Join the Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design for a review of many exciting healthcare design projects at the CBID Annual Fall Showcase & Shark Tank.
An alumni start-up panel will be featured this year and it’s not to be missed. The event will also include a Shark Tank competition with a panel of tough judges and real cash prizes. Light refreshments will be provided.
The Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation and Design, American University of Beirut, and the Boston University Department of Biomedical Engineering hosts the first ever join U.S.-Middle East design team hackathon.
The hackathon is focused on health needs in humanitarian settings, with students, faculty, and experts in Baltimore and Beirut.
Click here for the full schedule of events and registration information.
The annual Nano-Bio Symposium is INBT’s signature event to showcase our multidisciplinary programs and researchers from across the entire University. The event provides an opportunity to hear presentations by leading scholars in the field, both from Hopkins and other institutions. It also offers a unique opportunity to meet and network with faculty and experts to establish new collaborations.
The annual symposium is hosted by INBT and the Physical Science-Oncology Center. This years theme will be Advanced Biomanufacuring and take place at the Homewood campus in the Glass Pavilion.
The Annual Nano-Bio Symposium is a showcase and celebration of the latest discoveries in nanoscience from our multidisciplinary research teams at the Institute for NanoBioTechnology. It brings students and top scholars from Hopkins, other institutions, and industry together to network, share knowledge and ideas, and foster new collaborations.
The theme for the 2019 Nano-Bio Symposium is Translation of Nano & Bio Research.
Visit inbt.jhu.edu/symposium for more information.