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Nov
15
2017

Circumnavigators Travel-Study Grant Deadline

All day, Online

A once-in-a-lifetime $9,000 grant to spend the summer travelling the world, researching a topic of your choice. ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must be full-time Northwestern juniors who will be returning to campus next year. NU students with senior standing may apply only if they [...]

Nov
15
2017

Blue Skies in Beijing: An Evening with China's Environmental Activist (CCGA)

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Off-Campus

Ma Jun, Founding Director, Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs. Moderated by Karen Weigert, Senior Fellow, Global Cities, Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Prosperity or health – does one have to choose? With massive industrialization and urbanization, China’s environment pays a [...]

Nov
16
2017

Weekly ChBE Seminar Series (Sossina Haile)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM, Evanston

Title: Extracting Material Properties from Relaxation Experiments Abstract: Redox active oxides, with mixed ionic and electronic conductivity (MIEC), are critical components in a wide range of energy technologies, serving as electrodes in fuel cells and batteries, and as reactive substrates in [...]

Dec
1
2017

EPS Seminar Series

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Evanston

Northwestern's Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Seminar Series. September 22 - Sloss Graduate Research SymposiumThe Sloss Graduate Research Symposium is an annual tradition in which EPS graduate students present short talks on their research and accomplishments over the past year. September [...]

Dec
6
2017

Cheaper, Cleaner: A Game-Changing Model for Carbon Capture (EPIC)

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM, Off-Campus

*Featuring Bill Brown, CEO of NET Power Carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology has long been considered a necessary part of the energy mix if we are to reduce carbon emissions enough to avoid the worst consequences of climate change. But [...]

Dec
7
2017

ANSER Seminar (Emily Weiss)

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Oct 5: David Tiede - Chemistry at the Edge: In-Situ X-Ray Structural Characterization of Catalysts for the Artificial LeafNov 2: Janet Macdonald - Synthesizing Nanoparticles for Green Energy:New chemistry from the core to the surfaceDec 7: Emily Weiss - Title [...]

Dec
14
2017

Veteran’s Energy Seminar (Chicago)

8:00 AM - 7:30 PM, Off-Campus

The Veteran’s Energy Seminar educates veterans, reservists, and military spouses on global energy security challenges with the goal of encouraging participants to seek leadership positions or higher education in the energy industry, policy, and entrepreneurship. The U.S. military is the single [...]

Jan
11
2018

ANSER Seminar (Ken Hanson)

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Oct 5: David Tiede - Chemistry at the Edge: In-Situ X-Ray Structural Characterization of Catalysts for the Artificial LeafNov 2: Janet Macdonald - Synthesizing Nanoparticles for Green Energy:New chemistry from the core to the surfaceDec 7: Emily Weiss - Title [...]

Jan
12
2018

Center for Catalysis & Surface Science Seminar (Peter Stair)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Evanston

Guest speakerPeter C. StairChair, Department of Chemistry Northwestern University2017 Herman Pines Award recipient The Center for Catalysis and Surface Science (CCSS) is a strategic research center within the Institute for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern (ISEN). CCSS promotes interdisciplinary research fundamental to the [...]

Jan
19
2018

Payne International Development Fellowship Deadline!!!

All day, No Location

The USAID Donald M. Payne International Development Graduate Fellowship Program seeks to attract outstanding young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the Foreign Service of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). If you want to work on [...]

Feb
1
2018

ANSER Seminar (Christoph Boehme)

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Evanston

Oct 5: David Tiede - Chemistry at the Edge: In-Situ X-Ray Structural Characterization of Catalysts for the Artificial LeafNov 2: Janet Macdonald - Synthesizing Nanoparticles for Green Energy:New chemistry from the core to the surfaceDec 7: Emily Weiss - Title [...]

Feb
9
2018

Center for Catalysis & Surface Science Seminar (Adam Hock, IIT)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Evanston

Guest speakerAdam S. Hock, Ph.D.Associate Professor of ChemistryIllionois Institute of TechnologyChemist, Catalysis Group, Chemical Sciences and Engineering DivisionArgonne National Laboratory The Center for Catalysis and Surface Science (CCSS) is a strategic research center within the Institute for Sustainability and Energy at Northwestern [...]

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