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Check out what's happening in the CHBE Department:

The Undergraduate Banquet was held on Friday, April 21st at the Grand Hall, RMC.
See the list of award winners HERE.

The 2017 Leland Lecture is a success!
Click HERE to learn about the event.

The 2017 Chevron Lecture on Energy is a success!
Learn more about the event HERE.

The CHBE department mourns the loss of recent alum James (J.P.) Griffith.

Attention Postdocs!
Applications are now being accepted for the J. Evans Atwell Welch Postdoctoral Fellow and the Peter M. & Ruth L. Nicholas Postdoctoral Fellow in Nanotechnology. These positions are posted on RICEWorks and interested applicants must have defended their PhD thesis successfully before accepting the offer. The deadline for applications is June 30, 2017. The desired, but flexible, start date is Sep 1st, 2017.

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The 2017 High Tower Award winner is Emily Song!

The 2017 High Tower Award winner is Emily Song!


The 104th commencement will be held on May 12-13.

The School of Engineering graduation reception will be held on May 12, 3:00 - 4:30 PM at Martel Hall, Duncan Hall.

Kelly M. Kidder ’17 was awarded the Robert H. Parks Jr. Prize for Excellence in Engineering Leadership. Read more about Kelly’s accomplishments HERE.


Tuesday, May 30
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Self-contained Differentiation of Reprogrammed Amniotic Fluid Derived Stem Cells for Congenital Heart Repair

Tuesday, May 30
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Simple, Multiplexed, and Ultraspecific Nucleic Acid-based Diagnostic Technologies

Thursday, June 8
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Improved Methods for Constraint Based Modeling of Mammalian Systems

Monday, June 12 - Monday, June 16
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Rice Drone Camp

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