Events

Monday, September 11, 2017

Community Wellness Classes - Registration Open!

Community Wellness offers a variety of classes for anyone in the MIT Community. Learn more or register at: wellness.mit.edu

Data Science and Big Data Analytics: Making Data-Driven Decisions

MIT xPRO Online Professional Development Course Course starts: October 23, 2017 Enroll today: http://bit.ly/2v5OaIc Course Description Every...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Images of Discovery: Communicating Science through Photography; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots and Beyond:...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots and Beyond: Exploring Artificial Intelligence at MIT; Holography:...

Register Online today for MIT's 2017/18 Winter Break Birthright-Israel Free Trip

It might not be Winter Break yet, but registration for the 2017/18 Birthright Israel Winter Break trip is NOW OPEN! Birthright is a FREE 10-day trip to...

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...

Open Student Breakfast with MITEI

The MIT Energy Initiative will be hosting weekly breakfasts. Come talk to current students, faculty and MITEI staff to learn about all the opportunity MITEI...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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, September 11, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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, September 11, 2017 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Course 3 Internship Meeting (Hold)

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
 
Chez Pierre Seminar

Keji Lai - University of Texas, Austin "Probing Microwave Dynamics in Ferroelectric Domains and Domain Walls"

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunch & Learn: Retirement Planning

Learn what questions you should ask, basic expenses you should consider, what resources are available to you and steps to create a retirement plan.

Monday, September 11, 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, September 11, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | Student Loan Art Program Exhibition and Lottery

The Student Loan Art Program exhibition features well over 600 original works of art primarily prints and photographs. A unique and popular MIT tradition,...

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, September 11, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PAOC Colloquium: David McGee (MIT)

About the Speaker David McGee’s research focuses on understanding the atmosphere’s response to past climate changes. By documenting past changes in...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
 A World (Torn) Apartment: Imperialism, Segregation and Contemporary Policy Responses

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, September 11, 2017 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Holly Samuelson | Towards More Effective Building Energy Simulation

MIT Department of Architecture / Fall 2017 Lecture Series Hosted by Assistant Professor Caitlin Mueller and the Building Technology Group Energy...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Career Connect Consultation

This consult is for the spouses and partners of graduate students, postdocs, and visiting scholars and researchers. Job seekers and career explorers can ask...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Alex Waldron (Simons Center) Title: "Yang-Mills flow in dimension four" Abstract: Among the classical geometric evolution equations, YM flow is the...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Biological Chemistry Seminar Series: Yimon Aye (Cornell University)

Lecture Title: Translating the Precision Electrophile Signaling Code For more information: Betty Lou McClanahan, blm@mit.edu, 617-253-0630

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Probability Seminar

Todd Kemp (UC San Diego) Universality and Concentration in Random Matrices with Correlated Entries Abstract. Random matrix theory began with the...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Topology Seminar

Zhouli Xu (MIT) "Progress report on computing stable stems" In this talk, I will review some classical methods computing stable homotopy groups of spheres,...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 4:30pm
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SPI Faculty Panel on the Ethical Impacts of Technology

The MIT Science Policy Initiative (SPI) is hosting our annual faculty panel orientation event on September 11th from 5pm-7pm in 2-190. This year’s topic is...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
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Black in Blue White Red

Speaker: Nathalie Etoke, Associate Professor, French and Africana Studies, Connecticut College Talk abstract: Historically, the French Republic has not...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Talk on "How modern culture fosters narcissism" by H. H. Romapada Swami

The talk titled "I love me: how modern culture fosters narcissism" will be preceded by a melodious musical meditation session and followed by a free...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
t=0 Festival: What's Gov Got To Do With It?

Funding and Resources to Help You Save the World Join us for a conversation and Q&A with Jennifer Shieh ’03, Chief Scientist for the Small Business...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
ACT Fall 2017 Lecture Series: The Edge of Knowing and Un-Knowing

The fall 2017 ACT Lecture Series invites renowned artists and philosophers to help us challenge our habits of perception and expand our margins of thought....

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Trevor Paglen | The Planet is a Sensor

Trevor Paglen is an artist whose work spans image-making, sculpture, investigative journalism, writing, engineering, and numerous other disciplines. Among...

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Monday, September 11, 2017