Events

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

No Way Forward No Way Back

Exhibition Open Tuesday to Friday, December 5-8, 2017 Join the Artist In Conversation with Filmmaker Anandana Kapur Friday, December 8, 2017, 6-7pm (Free...

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 06, 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...

Wednesday, December 06, 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 06, 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 06, 2017 at 10:00am
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 06, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk presents Howard Martin on saxophone

Howard Martin will be performing four compositions by Steve Lacy. Prospectus Three Points: Free Point, Still Point, Moot Point Somebody...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk presents Kurt Winikka

Kurt Winikka singer songwriter A returning veteran disappears into a Midwest landscape of night trains, truck stops, and prairie fires; a former baseball...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Conventional Conflicts with Nuclear-Armed Powers: Prospects for Escalation Control

This event is a part of the Security Studies Wednesday Seminar Series. Under what conditions could the United States control escalation in a conventional...

Wednesday, December 06, 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 06, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
SLS Seminar: Noelle Held (MIT)

"The eyes and ears of ocean-climate interactions: How marine bacteria sense the world and why it matters (plus a preview of the Ocean Protein Portal)" Like...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jewish Atheism

Subjecting Judaism to the scrutiny of modern atheism's questions

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting -  Yoga Workout

Come join us for a yoga session. Our member Valentina, a certified yoga isntructor will teach a class. No previous experience is necessary. Please wear...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Geometric Analysis Seminar

Chao Li (Stanford) Title: "A polyhedron comparison theorem in positive scalar curvature" Abstract: We establish a comparison theorem for polyhedra in...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Pierce Lab Seminar Series - Mauro Volpiano

Baroque Architecture in Piedmont. Historiographies, Technologies, People and Innovation For two thousand years, Piedmont and its capital, Torino, at the...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Brandon Hanson (Penn State) TITLE: Additive quadratic correlation and the inverse problem for the large sieve ABSTRACT: Sieves are tools to...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
 
Inorganic Chemistry Seminar Series: Qifan Zhang, MIT - Swager Lab

Lecture Title: Dynamic Complex Emulsions for the Sensing of Biomolecules

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 4:15pm
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MIT-India Information Session

Learn about internship and research opportunities in India! Every year, MIT-India sends MIT students to internships in India that change and challenge them...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 5:00pm
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Emerson College

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Emerson College

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 5:30pm
 
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,...

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...

VMS Workshop: Building an IP Portfolio

Workshop for Startups and Seasoned Inventors: Building an IP Portfolio Hosted by the MIT Venture Mentoring Service December 6 at 5:30 PM in MIT Room...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 5:30pm
Workshop: Building an IP Portfolio

Workshop for Start-Ups and Seasoned Inventors: Building an IP Portfolio Hosted by MIT Venture Mentoring Service and the MIT Technology Licensing...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 5:30pm
authors@MIT: Nick Montfort, The Future

The MIT Press Bookstore presents Nick Montfort, Professor of Digital Media at MIT, discussing his book The Future on Wednesday, December 6, at 6:00 pm at the...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 6:00pm
Bringing Kepes into Focus

How does one interpret another artist’s intention? Hear about the challenges photographer Charles Fendrock faced while printing vintage, never-before-printed...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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 06, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
End of Year Chocolate Celebration with the MIT Food & Agriculture Club

Join us as we celebrate the end of the year with hot chocolate, fondue, and possibly making your very own chocolate from cacao nibs! Sponsored by the MIT...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Mission 2021 Final Presentation

Come see this year’s Terrascope students present their climate adaptation plans for MIT and southern Bangladesh in front of an international panel of...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Bollywood Karaoke Coffee Hour

Bollywood Music with delicious Indian food !

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 9:00pm to 10:00pm
SP Indian Coffee Hour

Indian food along with the usual coffee hour fare, Bollywood karaoke for everyone (English subtitles), lots of fun and conversation! Sponsored by MIT...

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 9:00pm to 11:00pm

Wednesday, December 6, 2017