Events

Tuesday, September 12, 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

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...

STEX Workshop-Synthetic Biology & New Materials

STEX Workshop. Sponsor: Office of Corporate Relations/ILP.. Open to: the public. Contact: Undheim@ilp.mit.edu 617-253-8983.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 8:00am to 11:30am
STEX Workshop:  Synthetics Biology

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 8:30am to 11:30am
English Conversation Class - Registration

New in town? Learn English at MIT! For over 50 years, the MIT Women's League has offered friendly and affordable English conversation classes for women in...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:00am to 11:00am
Ford Day 2017

Ford Motor Company's MIT alumni and recruiting team will be on campus on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, serving up free swag, snacks and lots of information...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:00am to 5:30pm
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...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
t=0: Entrepreneurship & Innovation Resource Roundup

As part of t=0, MIT’s campus-wide celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation, the MIT Innovation Initiative will be hosting an in-person version of the...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
 Roundtable | Legacies of Discrimination in the Built Environment

MIT Department of Architecture / Fall 2017 Lecture Series Architecture & Urban Studies and Planning Roundtable Legacies of Discrimination in the Built...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition

List Projects: Civil Disobedience is a an exhibition featuring a program of documentaries, news footage, citizen journalism, artist’s films and videos...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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,...

MIT List Visual Arts Center | Public Program | Artist Workshop

Community Legacy a Workshop with Elisa Hamilton Presented in conjunction with the 2017 Student Loan Art Program Exhibition and Lottery. The Student Loan...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Meridian Singers--seeking new voices

Meridian Singers, an a cappella chorus directed by Michael Barrett and open to all in the MIT community, is seeking new members as we prepare for our January...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
PICS Seminar: Meet and Greet

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Colloquium Series [PlCS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span the...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Industry Job Search for PhDs and Postdocs

Increase your confidence to launch an effective job search in industry and for non-professor opportunities. You will learn about many valuable resources. We...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

Title: Consistent hydrodynamics for phase field crystals Speaker: Vili Heinonen (MIT) Abstract: Phase field crystal (PFC) models have become a widely used...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 2:30pm
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(Women's Soccer) MIT at Roger Williams University

(Women's Soccer) MIT at Roger Williams University, Note: Time Change

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Karla Neugebauer)

Speaker: Dr. Karla Neugebauer, Yale University, Title: How co-transcriptional processes transmogrify the "central dogma". Hosted by Chris Burge. The...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Go Global Fair

Interested in going abroad while at MIT? Visit us during the Go Global Fair to learn about study abroad, global internships (including MISTI), public service...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Jose Carillo (Imperial) " Minimizing Interaction Energies " Abstract

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:00pm
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Fast and Slow Learning from Reviews - Daron Acemoglu (MIT)

The Institute for Data, Systems, and Society hosts monthly talks by academic and industry leaders from around the world for the IDSS Distinguished Seminar...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Ford Day 2017: Autonomous Vehicle Lecture

Ford VP of Research & Advanced Engineering and Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Ken Washington, will be giving the Ford Day 2017 Autonomous Vehicle Lecture. ...

MIT Number Theory Seminar

Wei Zhang (MIT) Title: "On some algebraic cycles on unitary shimura varieties" Abstract: This is a report of work in progress on some cycles on unitary...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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"Machine learning applied to fusion research" with MIT's Robert Granetz

Machine learning applied to fusion research: Predicting and avoiding disruptions In order to obtain net power from controlled thermonuclear fusion, matter...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Exploring Careers in Bio/Pharma/Healthcare

Take part in a discussion focused on the future of human medicine. Learn how the rise in digital healthcare is creating a new way of thinking about patient...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Morgan Stanley: The Future of Quantitative Analysis on Wall Street

Technology is having a profound impact on Financial Services, disrupting many of the processes within the industry. Join us for a panel discussion: “The...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Weekly Secular Forum:  Building Community

The Secular Society of MIT hosts weekly discussions on a variety of topics related to nontheism, skepticism, and secular humanism. Past discussion topics...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:00pm to 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....

EAPS Postdoc Appreciation Dinner

The department would like to hold a dinner for our postdocs to get together with our Head of Department, Rob van der Hilst & Associate Department Head, Tim...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:30pm
Emerging Applications of Blockchain for Supply Chains

As consumers, we want to know that the food we eat is safe and (in some cases, such as fine wines) that it’s provenance is authentic. We want to know with...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Waste Alliance Kick-off

Kick-off meeting of the MIT Waste Alliance. Learn more about who we are and what we do, and hear a guest speaker discuss how his company is contributing to...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 5:30pm
 
The MIT Forum: Joseph Aoun PhD '82

Join fellow MIT alumni and MIT leadership for a special MIT Forum featuring Northeastern University president Joseph Aoun PhD '82 September 12 on MIT’s...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
(Field Hockey) MIT at Endicott College

(Field Hockey) MIT at Endicott College

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Soccer) MIT at Roger Williams University

(Women's Soccer) MIT at Roger Williams University, Note: Time Change

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Volleyball) Springfield College vs. MIT

(Women's Volleyball) Springfield College vs. MIT

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
Freshmen/Alumni Summer Internship Program (F/ASIP) Info Session

Learn about F/ASIP, a career exploration, internship search focused course exclusively for MIT freshmen. You are invited to stay after the info session to...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 7:00pm to 7:30pm
Fall Welcome Contra Dance with live folk music

Twirl your partner, and everyone else's! Contra dancing is an American folk dance with live music. The steps are easy, you can improvise with your partner,...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017