Events

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Annual Radio Fundraiser for WMBR!

WMBR 88.1FM, MIT's campus FM radio station, kicks off its annual fundraising drive on Thursday, November 8. Join us for an entire week of exciting...

Come Fly Away: Images of Flight from the Vail Rare Book Collection

Featuring selections from the extensive Vail Rare Book Collection and Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides and Clippings, Come Fly Away is a...

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal; Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual...

Assemblies and Nature

Artists Neil Gaikwad and Isabel Moya Camacho and show the contrast between the synthetic and the organic, from a nature-inspired design to a design-inspired...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 9:00am to 9:00pm
Final Doctoral Thesis Defense: Mukarram Tahir

Mukarram Tahir on his final DMSE doctoral thesis defense titled, “Protein mimetic nanoparticles”. Thesis Committee: Professor Alfredo Alexander-Katz...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
MS&PC Toddler Play Group

This is a weekly group for parents of toddlers, to share information and support each other. For more information contact us at...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 10:30am to 11:30am
ACT Graduate Open House Fall 2018

Considering a graduate degree in Art, Culture and Technology? Join us for the Graduate Open House. This is your chance to meet our faculty and students,...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 7:30pm
Course 22 Study Abroad Info Session

Course 22 Interested in studying abroad? Come to a study abroad info session! Who: Course 22 majors and/or first year students considering Course 22 Lunch...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Economics of Blockchain Technology and Crypto Finance

As part of its Distinguished Speaker Series, the MIT Golub Center for Finance and Policy (GCFP) will be hosting Gary Gensler for a lunchtime seminar on...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT Distinguished Seminar Series in Computational Science and Engineering

MIT Distinguished Seminar Series in Computational Science and Engineering Tuesday, November 13, 2018 | 12:00 PM | 3-370 Physics-Informed Learning Machines...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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MIT List Visual Arts Center | Introducing Tony Conrad: A Retrospective

Throughout his six-decade career, Tony Conrad (American, 1940–2016) forged his own path through numerous artistic movements, from Fluxus to the Pictures...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Meridian Singers, fall rehearsals

Meridian Singers, directed by Michael Barrett, an a cappella chorus open to all in the MIT community, is seeking new members. Come sing with us as we...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
 PICS Seminar: Sarah Ballard (MIT)

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Colloquium Series [PlCS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Crafternoon - Air-Dried Clay Christmas Ornaments

We will be making air-dried clay stone Christmas ornaments. You will be creating decorative and personalized clay stones which will provide a nice touch to...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

SPEAKER: Braxton Osting (University of Utah) TITLE: Diffusion generated methods for target-valued maps ABSTRACT: A variety of tasks in inverse...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Polymer Genome: An Informatics Platform for Rational Polymer Dielectrics Design and Beyond

The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series presents Prof. Rampi Ramprasad from the Georgia Institute of Technology, who will give a talk on...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Daniel Colón-Ramos)

Speaker: Dr. Daniel Colón-Ramos, Yale University, Title: "Actuating a memory: how C. elegans remembers a learned behaviorial preference", hosted by the MIT...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Course 6 Study Abroad Info Session

Course 6 Interested in studying abroad? Come to a study abroad info session! Who: Course 6 majors and/or first year students considering Course 6 Cookies...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
LIDS Seminar Series - Abbas El Gamal (Stanford University)

LIDS Seminar Series Speaker: Abbas El Gamal Affiliation: Stanford University ____________________________________ The LIDS Seminar Series features...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Silvia Ghinassi (Stony Brook) \mathcal{C}^{1, \alpha} Reifenberg theorems for sets and measures We provide geometric sufficient conditions for Reifenberg...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00pm
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Physical Chemistry Seminar

Mr. Matthew Elkins, MIT (Hong Group) TITLE: Elucidating Cholesterol Binding to Influenza M2 by Solid-State NMR

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Daniel Kriz (MIT) Title: “A new p-adic Maass-Shimura operator and supersingular Rankin-Selberg p-adic L-functions” Abstract: We introduce a new p-adic...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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L. Hunter Lovins: A Finer Future

L. Hunter Lovins is the President and Founder of Natural Capitalism Solutions (NCS), and a founding professor of Sustainable Management at Bard MBA. She will...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Research and Innovation in India: What holds it back?

MIT Sangam is pleased to host a talk by Varun Aggarwal (SM '07), who is co-founder and CTO of Aspiring Minds. He'll be talking about his recent book "Leading...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:45pm
#MTEF Beantown Throwdown 2018

Home to over 60 colleges and universities, Boston has launched some of the most creative and inventive student-founded startups in the world. The Beantown...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
ACT Fall 2018 Lecture Series: Vibrant Signs and Indeterminant Matter(s)

ACT Fall 2018 Lecture Series: Vibrant Signs and Indeterminant Matter(s) ACT’s lecture series draws together artists, scholars, and other cultural...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
MIT Future: What I would do if I were you

First year students may feel overwhelmed by the amount of different experiences available at MIT. Insight from upper division student panelists may help...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Richard Sennett: The Good Craftsman

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 6pm – 7:30pm ACT Cube Richard Sennett: The Good Craftsman Richard Sennett will be giving a lecture based on his book The...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Sara Stevens

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Hosted by History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture and Art Program Over the course of the...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
teamLab Info Session

Want to intern with a team of engineers, designers and “technical artists,” or people who turn static art into interactive works via programming? Apply for...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
teamLab info session

Want to intern with a team of engineers, designers and “technical artists,” or people who turn static art into interactive works via programming? Apply for...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
MIT Presidential Fellows Distinguished Lecture

MIT Presidential Fellows Distinguished Lecture - American Democracy is a Hot Mess. Here’s How Science and Technology Can Save It. MIT Sidney Pacific...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 6:15pm to 8:45pm
THE YEAR OF THE EAR: THE BAND, THE MUSIC, THE ERA

BAIRD HERSEY, composer/guitarist/founder of the unique band called The Year of the Ear will give a special presentation on the group, its music, and the...

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 8:30pm

Tuesday, November 13, 2018