Events

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Let's Invent! Professional Development Series for K-12 Teachers

The Lemelson-MIT Program and MITā€™s J-WEL pK-12 are offering four professional development opportunities for educators to engage in activities needed to...

MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize (SHIP) Pitch Competition

Have a big idea in healthcare? Want to win $20,000 in prize money? Join the 2021 MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize (SHIP) Pitch Competition! The MIT...

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Weekly Wednesday Meeting via Zoom

The Zoom link - Meeting ID: 585 674 692 Please reach vika@mit.edu out for the password. These weekly meetings are organized by MIT Spouses & Partners...

MIT $100K - 2021 Organizing Committee Application

šŸ“£ Applications now open for the MIT $100K 2021 Organizing Committee! šŸ“† Applications due: Monday, Feb 1st at 5pm ET šŸ”— Submit applications here:...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 12:01am to 11:59pm
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MIT $100K - ACCELERATE Application

Applications to the MIT $100K ACCELERATE Showcase are open! šŸ—“ļø Applications due: Sunday, Feb. 7th @ 11:59p ET šŸ—“ļø Accelerate Showcase: Thursday, Mar. 11th @...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 12:01am to 11:59pm
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This workshop will introduce you to the four modules in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). DBT is a form of cognitive-behavior therapy whose primary goals...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:30am to 3:30am
MIT Energy Initiative IAP course: Leading the energy transition

MIT Energy Initiative IAP course: Leading the energy transition Wednesdays, January 6, 13, 20, and 27, 4:00-6:00 pm ET Registration deadline: December 31,...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 4:00am to 6:00am
MIT Energy Initiative IAP Course:Ā Computational modeling tools for promoting low-carbon electricity

MIT Energy Initiative IAP Course: Computational modeling tools for promoting low-carbon electricity January 25-29, 9:00 am-1:00 pm ET Registration deadline:...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
MIT-Denmark Green Campus Challenge

Are you a current MIT student passionate about sustainability and designing solutions to combat climate change? Are you invested in MITā€™s environmental...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 9:00am to 11:00am
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City of Boston arial view

The SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) program helps small businesses engage in R&D with potential for commercialization. Dan Lilly (SBIR Advisor)...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:30am
image for proposal writing

Before you write a thesis or dissertation, you are usually required to get approval of a ā€œproposalā€ or ā€œprospectus.ā€ In this workshop, Bob Irwin, a WCC...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:30am
IT Partners

Join the IT Partners Planning Team for a "Coffee Break"/Zoom Meetup In these times of social distancing and working remotely, join fellow IT Partners for a...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 10:30am to 11:00am
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The State Capacity Ceiling on Tax Rates: Evidence from Randomized Tax Abatements in the DRC

Augustin Bergeron, Harvard University

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
IAP: Topological phenomenon to drive the magical world of spintronics

Spintronic devices make use of electron spin to carry information, thereby offering significantly greater versatility and functionality to future information...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Newcomers Office Hour on Zoom

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 11:00am
Python Introduction: Interactive learning & Q&A session

This workshop introduces the basic elements of Python by working through an example of how to analyze text data. Python is a general purpose programming...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Biden speaking with mic, US flag in background

Please register for this Zoom event at https://bit.ly/BidenPolicy The panelists include experts from around the globe who will address US foreign policy...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
MIT ABD Presents: Vyshnavi Vennelakanti

Topic: MIT ABD Presents: Vyshnavi Vennelakanti Time: Jan 27, 2021 12:00 pm Vyshnavi Vennelakanti will be singing selections including Indian classical...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Why aren't the meanings of my graphs obvious? What are the 5 goals of effective data presentation? We will discuss how to evaluate if your graphs clearly...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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Historically Low Interest Rates and their Implications for Retirement Saving

Jim Poterba, MIT Economics

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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MIT.nano will loan all participants a 360 degree camera, a Quest 2 VR headset and a monopod.

This course will provide a thorough introduction to the art and technology behind 360 degree immersive photography and how to integrate photographic and...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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ļ»æAre you rarely (if ever) satisfied with the quality of your work? Do you spend more time day- dreaming about your accomplishments than working towards...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
What Every International Student Should Know about U.S. Employment

Dan Beaudry, former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, shares the potent job search system used by many international students to find U.S....

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Waste bins

What does MIT throw away every year? Where does it go? How are we designing out waste on campus using research and data? This series is for anyone at MIT...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Fulbright Info Session

Learn what it takes to apply for a Fulbright fellowship! Sponsored by the US State Department, the Fulbright US Student Program offers grants to over 150...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Manage Your PDFs and Citations: Zotero & Mendeley

Using citation management software to create and maintain a collection of references or PDFs is common and important in todayā€™s academic world. These tools...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
The Role of Behavioral Nudges in Reducing Failure to Appear in US Courts

Yiping Li, J-PAL North America

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Letā€™s stop and take a deep breath together @2:50 PM EDT (18:50 UTC) Everyday Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because physical...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Westside Wednesdays

We're kicking off the new year by looking backwards. We'll be discussing Robert Kosara's "An Empire Built on Sand." Kosara "tease[s] apart what we know and...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
IAP 2021 Activities Brasilidade Workshops - CAPOEIRA (AfroBrazilian martial art)

Mestre Chuvisco, Capoeira MdP Jan/27 Wed 03:00PM-04:00 PM via Zoom Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/20 Limited to 30...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Tech Research Divisions Panel

Learn key insights from industry professionals about: - How to break into research divisions of tech companies. - Skills required for success. - What to...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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UROP-ELO Expo

Come learn about UROP and Experiential Learning Opportunities (ELOs) at MIT. We will have faculty, postdocs, graduate students and administrators from...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 3:00pm
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Bioscience Protocols and Methods: Recipes for Success

A couple hours with the Libraries' protocols and methods resources can save you a couple of weeks in the lab. Need to know how to do Optogenetic manipulation...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP Courseā€”Biomechanics in everyday life

Most of us learn to breathe, walk and move at a time that we canā€™t recall much from and use these skills throughout our lives without really knowing how...

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Wednesday, January 27, 2021