Events

Monday, November 27, 2017

Safety Culture Video Contest

Safety is embedded in the MIT Culture and now we want you to show the community. Create and Submit a 3-4 minute Video Illustrating Safety Culture in Action...

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...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
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...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
English Conversation Group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English, this is a group for you! Led by MS&PC member Sun Yeo. She has lived in the U.S. for over...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:30am
MIT Museum

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

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:00am
Parents and Parents-to-be Group at Eastgate

A peer-led weekly group for parents and parents-to-be to share information, support each other, and let the kids play together. Babies and kids of all ages...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Special Chez Pierre seminar

Klaus Ensslin - ETH-Zurich "Quantum devices in 2D material"

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 10:30am to 11:30am
Chez Pierre Seminar

Hong Ding - Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences "Majorana bound state in iron-based superconductor"

Monday, November 27, 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...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT D-Lab Tour

Visit MIT D-Lab and learn about how work with people around the world to develop and advance collaborative approaches and practical solutions to global...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Mondays in the Chapel

Join us as we gather each Monday in the chapel for a time of reflection and inspiration. We will eat a brief lunch together at 12:00pm in the Main Dining...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PAOC Colloquium: Zhiming Kuang (Harvard)

"Applications of linear response functions in moist and jet dynamics" For a number of problems in climate dynamics, it is useful to describe the system with...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Real Estate Development & School Demand

The SPURS/Humphrey program is delighted to invite you to our fall seminar series: North American Planning Experience: Is It Relevant for the Developing...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Real Estate Development & School Demand

The SPURS/Humphrey program is delighted to invite you to our fall seminar series: North American Planning Experience: Is It Relevant for the Developing...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
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...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Aliakbar Daemi (Stony Brook) Title: Surgery, Polygons and Unitary Representations Abstract: Given a framed knot in a 3-manifold, one can use Dehn surgery...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Probability Seminar

Kay Kirkpatrick (Illinois) "Two Quantum Central Limit Theorems" We will discuss a quantum central limit theorem in the context of Bose-Einstein...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Topology Seminar

Kathryn Mann (Brown University) "New progress on spaces of foliated bundles and nonlinear character varieties" A flat M-bundle is a topological (or smooth)...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 4:30pm
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Career Connect: Build your Network Through Informational Interviewing

This workshop will teach you an incredibly simple two-step agenda. It will also help you find and approach the right connectors, motivate them to take the...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Aikido

Aikido is the modern Japanese martial art in which cheating is technique. We think that, as the size of your opponent approaches scary big, the...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Fundamentals of Tango

Admission: $90 general, $60 non-MIT-students, MIT staff and faculty, $40 MIT students and postdocs REGISTRATION: Please E-MAIL simonida@tangoaffair.com...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Intermediate: Walk, Figures, Musicality

Admission: $90 general, $60 non-MIT-students, MIT staff and faculty, $40 MIT students and postdocs REGISTRATION: Please E-MAIL simonida@tangoaffair.com...

Monday, November 27, 2017 at 8:30pm to 9:45am

Monday, November 27, 2017