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#Welcome and Attendance
 
#Welcome and Attendance
#Housekeeping: Scheduling meetings and our Budget
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#Scheduling - Kevin will email out Doodle poll for best times
#Summer Updates?
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#Summer Updates
#*BE FPOP... feedback?
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#*BE FPOP - went well, students had fun; one suggestion was to incorporate long-term project for whole course of the program, so will need to get EHS clearance next year
#Grad School Info Session with Scott Manalis
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#Grad School Info Session - Prof. Manalis
#*Tuesday, Oct. 5th 7:00pm
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#*Will discuss preparation of grad school apps - requirements (GRE's, recommendations, etc.) and deadlines
#*56-614
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#*Oct. 5th at 7:00 pm, in 56-614
#*Food?
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#*Food - pizza
#*is there any interest in contacting Course 20 graduates who are currently in graduate school and asking them to speak at a separate event?
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#*Will have separate event in spring with Course 20 graduate students giving advice - Grad Advising Panel
#Noubar Afeyan event (joint with BE-BMES)
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#Joint event with BE-BMES - Noubar Afeyan Q&A session
#*Lauffenburger is trying to get this venture capitalist to come speak to our students.
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#*Prof. Lauffenburger wants to invite him to talk about his career path: grad school to startups to venture capitalist
#*Tentative date is the first week in November because of his schedule...
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#*November 1, 7:00 pm
#*Food - we want to do pasta, Kevin will update with more info as this thing gets planned.
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#*Need to book room
#Internship Event with Dan Darling
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#*Food - pasta? Kevin will update.
#*Date/Time?  
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#Internship Event (How to Get An Internship) - Dan Darling
#Underground Guide
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#*Anne will email Dan to confirm date and time - October 4, 6, 7, or 8 at 6:00 pm?  
#*Cathy compiled into PDF Form
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#Underground Guide (PDF)
#*Distribution?
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#*Distribute by email to mailing lists
#**Upload onto the website?
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#Social Events - tentative dates
#**email?
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#*Seniors: October 16, after first 20.309 project  
#Social Events
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#*Juniors: November 16, after second 20.320 exam - lunch from Cosi's, 11-1
#*set up tentative dates
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#*Sophomores: October 13, after first 20.110 exam - ice cream at 7:00 and 9:00, after each exam session
#*Seniors: something after 20.309 first project?
 
#*Juniors: Something after 20.320 first exam?
 
#*Sophomores: something after 20.110 first exam?
 
 
#Associate Advising
 
#Associate Advising
 
#*AA pairings have already been sent out
 
#*AA pairings have already been sent out
#*remind AA's to do things for their advisees
 
 
#Random stuff
 
#Random stuff
#*Find out when Curriculum meeting will be held this term
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#*Curriculum meeting will be early November
#*IBE conference?
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#*IBE conference - Dr. Kuldell thinks it would not be a good idea to have a regional conference this year, Kevin will confirm
#Lounge
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#Lounge - suggestions for improvements/additions
#*additions?
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#*Candy
#Other
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#*Unlock the coffee machine
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#*Paint the walls
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#*Comfortable couches
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#*Cory (2012) will prepare email to Prof. Lauffenburger

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BE UG Board Meeting Minutes
09-16-10
BE UG Lounge (56-046)
8pm

  1. Welcome and Attendance
  2. Scheduling - Kevin will email out Doodle poll for best times
  3. Summer Updates
    • BE FPOP - went well, students had fun; one suggestion was to incorporate long-term project for whole course of the program, so will need to get EHS clearance next year
  4. Grad School Info Session - Prof. Manalis
    • Will discuss preparation of grad school apps - requirements (GRE's, recommendations, etc.) and deadlines
    • Oct. 5th at 7:00 pm, in 56-614
    • Food - pizza
    • Will have separate event in spring with Course 20 graduate students giving advice - Grad Advising Panel
  5. Joint event with BE-BMES - Noubar Afeyan Q&A session
    • Prof. Lauffenburger wants to invite him to talk about his career path: grad school to startups to venture capitalist
    • November 1, 7:00 pm
    • Need to book room
    • Food - pasta? Kevin will update.
  6. Internship Event (How to Get An Internship) - Dan Darling
    • Anne will email Dan to confirm date and time - October 4, 6, 7, or 8 at 6:00 pm?
  7. Underground Guide (PDF)
    • Distribute by email to mailing lists
  8. Social Events - tentative dates
    • Seniors: October 16, after first 20.309 project
    • Juniors: November 16, after second 20.320 exam - lunch from Cosi's, 11-1
    • Sophomores: October 13, after first 20.110 exam - ice cream at 7:00 and 9:00, after each exam session
  9. Associate Advising
    • AA pairings have already been sent out
  10. Random stuff
    • Curriculum meeting will be early November
    • IBE conference - Dr. Kuldell thinks it would not be a good idea to have a regional conference this year, Kevin will confirm
  11. Lounge - suggestions for improvements/additions
    • Candy
    • Unlock the coffee machine
    • Paint the walls
    • Comfortable couches
    • Cory (2012) will prepare email to Prof. Lauffenburger