Events

Thursday, November 2, 2017

AI and the Future of Work | co-hosted by MIT CSAIL and MIT IDE- SOLD OUT

Thank you for your interest in attending the AI and the Future of Work. The event is now sold out. Be sure to watch the CSAIL Alliances Twitter account...

IDEAS Global Challenge Entry Deadline

IDEAS Global Challenge is an annual innovation, service, and social entrepreneurship competition run by the Priscilla King Gray Public Service Center, IDEAS...

Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s

Durdy Bayramov (1938-2014) grew up in an orphanage in Turkmenistan and overcame the significant challenges of his youth to become an acclaimed Eurasian...

WMBR Fundraising Week

WMBR, MIT's campus radio station, kicks off its annual fundraising drive on Thursday, November 2. Join us for an entire week of exciting programming and...

Photographic Exhibit: "Surface Tension" by Peter Vanderwarker

From the artist's statement: I had two favorite courses in architecture school: One was titled Materials and Methods: it covered the details of what...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
NSF Workshop on Low-Latency Wireless Random-Access

Please join us: NSF Workshop on Low-Latency Wireless Random-Access November 2-3, 2017 On-site Registration Welcome (free for the MIT Community) This...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
China Comes to Tech: 1877-1931

In 1877, the first student from China matriculated at MIT. By 1910, China was sending more students to MIT than any other foreign country. From these...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Big Bang Data; The Enemy by Karim Ben Khelifa; György Kepes Photographs; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 10:00am
International English Bible Class

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us for a look at the Christian Bible to practice English and learn something new from God's...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
International Language Lunch Series

Come meet other language enthusiasts, students taking learning languages, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. All MIT community members...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | Heimo Zobernig: Chess Painting

Heimo Zobernig : chess painting features the work of Vienna-based artist Heimo Zobernig (b 1958, Mauthen, Austria) whose art practice includes sculpture,...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
MIT Walk-in Flu Clinic at Altas Service Center

MIT Medical's flu clinics are the fastest and easiest way to receive your shot — no appointment necessary! We encourage all eligible members of the MIT...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
iREFS Office Hours

Walk-in office hours for graduate students to directly access an iREFS to talk to! iREFS is a graduate student group that provides confidential peer support...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Free Conversational English Practice for International Students & Spouses

For over 20 years we have provided a FREE ENGLISH conversation time around tables with native English speakers for international students, scholars and...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
Career Connect Consultation

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is for the spouses and partners of...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Job Search for International Students

International students can sometimes face unique challenges when searching for a job. Come learn about strategies that can help you enhance your job search,...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Center for Excitonics Seminar Series

Speaker: Robert Alicki, University of Gdanst, Poland. "Self-oscillations in Photovoltaic, Thermoelectric and Fuel Cells" The Center for Excitonics is an...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Study Abroad Info Session for Course 18 Majors!

Programs highlighted: Budapest Semester in MathematicsImperial College London Semester Exchange in the UKMIT-Madrid Semester ProgramDesign your own...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 3:00pm
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FUNCTIONAL HYBRID NANOMATERIALS: From Fundamentals to Applications

Ulrich Wiesner, Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, Cornell University Global problems including energy conversion and storage, clean water and...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Functional Hybrid Nanomaterials: From Fundamentals to Applications

The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series presents Professor Uli Wiesner from Cornell University, who will give his talk "Functional Hybrid...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Patent Searching Fundamentals

Learn about and search for patents from all over the world. This hands-on session will help demystify the patent literature and show key resources for...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Physics Colloquium: Douglas Finkbeiner

Speaker: Douglas Finkbeiner, Harvard University Title: What Astrophysicists Need to Know about Transdimensional Inference Abstract: Many problems in...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
ORC Fall 2017 Seminar Series

The OR Center organizes a seminar series each year in which prominent OR professionals from around the world are invited to present topics in operations...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
 
Cross-School Food & Agriculture Interest Networking Night

Join MIT, Harvard, and Tufts graduate students who are also interested in food, agriculture, and water. Enjoy provided appetizers and great conversation...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Gender, Race, and Place: Perspectives on Adichie’s Americanah

Join us for a panel discussion about Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah, this semester’s selection for the MIT Reads program. Selected in collaboration...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
(Men's Squash) Boston U. vs. MIT

(Men's Squash) Boston U. vs. MIT

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 6:00pm
 
Aikido

Aikido is a Martial art that emphasizes blending with the attacker, rather than confronting the attacker with hard techniques such as punches and kicks....

Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar (SPAMS)

SPEAKER: Yijiang Huang (MIT) TITLE: 3D graph decomposition for efficient construction sequence searching ABSTRACT: Frame structures, which are made by...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
GRE Study group

If you are preparing for the GRE and would like to practice and regularly meet wiht MIT Spouses & Partners members who are preparing for the same thing, this...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Toddler & Preschool Gymnastics

When: Thursdays (October 19th-December 14th; 6 weeks) Two sessions: 6:30-7 pm (Toddler:15 months to 2.9 years old) OR 7:05-7:35 pm (Preschool: 2.9-5 years...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:00pm
 
(Men's Squash) Babson College vs. MIT

(Men's Squash) Babson College vs. MIT

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
Drawing Courses at Eastgate

Drawing Courses at Eastgate Please join us on Thursday evenings for relaxing art-making and instruction. A end once or every week on a drop-in basis, no...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Torah on Tap: Study vs. Action

Torah on Tap - Thursday, November 2nd @7pm Jewish Perspectives on a Good Life: Study vs. Action The Jewish tradition has a long elevated the value of...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 7:00pm
Thomas Heatherwick | ACADIA Keynote Lecture

MIT Department of Architecture / Fall 2017 Lecture Series This lecture is presented in parallel with the 2017 ACADIA Conference, Disciplines and...

Thursday, November 02, 2017 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Thursday, November 2, 2017