Events

Wednesday, December 13, 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...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Advancing Nanoscale Science and Engineering with EBL, FIB, and SEM Nanofabrication

Join us for a day with experts from Raith America, Raith, GmbH, and the Berggren group here at MIT to talk about advanced nanoscale science and engineering...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Expecting and New Parents Group at Westgate

Led by MIT moms Teresa and Ruby, this is a weekly group for parents-to-be and parents of infants to crawlers to share information and support each...

Wednesday, December 13, 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...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:00am
Materials Imaging and Control: The Information Dimension

Dr. Sergei V. Kalinin Institute for Functional Imaging of Materials Oak Ridge National Laboratory Abstract: Development of information and energy...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
NSE 22.033 design class pitch presentations

Four teams will present their semester-long design projects to the audience and a panel of judges in a design competition. The topics this year demonstrate...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
Newcomers Office Hour

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, December 13, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Book Discussion

The MIT Women's League's book group meets monthly over lunch hour on campus throughout the academic year to talk about works of fiction, biography, and...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Choosing Quality Child Care

Presented by Kathy Kasabula, B.A.; Child Care Operations Administrator, MIT Work-Life Center This introductory discussion is specially designed for...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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,...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Jewish Atheism

Subjecting Judaism to the scrutiny of modern atheism's questions

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
xTalk: Claire Petitmengin - Exploring the Hidden Side of Lived Experience through Micro-phenomenology

What's happening when an idea comes to us? When we listen to a course, read an article, or write an e-mail? When we discover an artwork, listen to a piece of...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting - Gift Swap and Card Crafting

Join us for our last Wednesday meeting of the year. We have planned a fun event for you all. We will be crafting cards for hospitalized kids. See more...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Mark Kempton (Harvard) TITLE: Curvature and homology on graphs ABSTRACT: A popular theme in graph theory today is to take ideas and theorems...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
MIT-Harvard Inorganic Chemistry Seminar Series: Matthew Kanan, Stanford University

Lecture Title: TBA

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations Seminar

SPEAKER: Vsevolod Avrutsky (Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology) TITLE: Neural networks catching up with finite differences in solving partial...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Graduate Hillel Chanukah Party

Join Grad Hillel for a Chanukah Party to celebrate the second night of Chanukah (and the last day of classes)! We will have a menorah lighting with delicious...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Christmas Celebration in Scripture & Song

Please join us for a festive service telling the Christmas story through classic hymns and contemporary songs. Hosted by The Table, a progressive Christian...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Worship and Bible Study in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying singing and study of God's word...

Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

Asian Dance Team Showcase

Come watch Asian Dance Team in La Sala! Cheer on your friends as they dance to Kpop and Traditional or sit back, relax and enjoy the show.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Science Slam

Join fellow alumni at The Thirsty Ear for a fast-paced pitch night. Watch 10 MIT alumni—currently graduate students and postdocs at area universities—compete...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Caroling in Lobby 7

At the end of the last day of classes, spread some joy and celebrate the Christmas season by caroling in Lobby 7. We'll bring the songbooks; come join us on...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:00pm
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...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Wednesday, December 13, 2017