Events

Wednesday, September 13, 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...

3rd Annual Tata Center Symposium: Does the developing world need a different model for entreprenuership?

Please join us on Wednesday the 13th for candid discussions on entrepreneurship in the developing world with keynote speaker Nandan Nilekani and 4...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 8:00am to 5:45pm
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, September 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, September 13, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Thesis Defense - Simone Beatrice Moos (EAPS)

"The Marine Biogeochemistry of Chromium Isotopes" A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the candidate. CHAIR OF DEFENSE: Prof. Tanja Bosak,...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 10:30am to 11:30am
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, September 13, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk presents Felicia Gavilanes

Felicia Gavilanes, mezzo-soprano, with pianist Jean Anderson-Collier Mezzo-soprano Felicia Gavilanes, a Jane and Steven Akin Emerging Artist with Boston...

Wednesday, September 13, 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...

Wednesday, September 13, 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,...

MTL Seminar Series: “Forging Intelligent Systems in the Digital Era”

Gary Patton, GlobalFoundries The pace of technological change is evolving faster than businesses can adapt, setting the stage for a new era of innovation in...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Perspectives on the U.S. Defense Budget

This event is part of the Security Studies Program Wednesday Seminar Series. Todd Harrison is the director of the Aerospace Security Project and the...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
SLS Seminar: Ric Williams (University of Liverpool)

"Mechanisms controlling how global-mean surface warming depends on cumulative carbon emissions" Insight into how to avoid dangerous climate may be obtained...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 12:10pm to 1:00pm
DUSP-PKG Public Service Internships Showcase

DUSP and the MIT Priscilla King Gray Public Service Center sponsor public service fellowships each summer. Hear from this year’s fellows about their...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 12:30pm to 1:45am
Welcome Meeting

Join us for our first Wednesday meeting and meet other brand new MIT spouses, seasoned MIT spouses, Senior Program Manager Jennifer Recklet Tassi and Program...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
xTalk: Lou Guenier on "An Educational Revolution for a Digital World"

The education structure and the way we teach are among the rare fields that haven’t gone through a major innovation for the last couple of hundred years. As...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:15pm
UROP: Preparing, Finding and Maximizing Your Experience

Come speak with UROP staff and learn how to engage with MIT faculty, find a UROP placement and make the most of your UROP experience.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Dr. Juan M. Pestana - Henry L. Pierce Lab Seminar Series

Multidirectional Cyclic Behavior of Soils Abstract: The State-of-the-Practice in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering relies heavily on the use of numerical...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 4:00pm to 4:30pm
Combinatorics Seminar

ALEX FINK (Queen Mary University of London) TITLE: The Tutte polynomial via lattice point enumeration ABSTRACT: Tamas Kalman discovered a pair of...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Geometric Representation Theory Seminar

Speaker: Tina Kanstrup, Bonn Title: Braid group actions, matrix factorizations and link invariants Abstract: The main part of the talk is joint work with...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 4:30pm
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HSA Welcome Barbeque

Join us to welcome newly admitted students to MIT and introduce them to the multi-cultural environment of the Boston area. Traditional Greek food and...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
MISTI Fall Info Sessions

Explore 26 upcoming information sessions for various MISTI programs. Speak with program managers and returning MISTI students. Learn about the application...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 5:00pm
 
t=0 Festival: Make Cool ShMIT

As part of the t=0 Festival of Entrepreneurship to kick off the school year, Make Cool ShMIT is a fun evening of making! We’ll provide interesting maker...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Graduate Hillel: Welcome Back Barbecue

We can't believe it either, but school is starting again and Grad Hillel has you covered. Celebrate the new school year and get back into the free-food habit...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(Men's Soccer) Roger Williams University vs. MIT

(Men's Soccer) Roger Williams University vs. MIT

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
AUDITION for the musical Kiss Me Kate

Auditions for Kiss Me Kate! Wed Sep 13, 7-10 pm Thursday Sep 14, 7-10 pm Saturday Sep 16, 2-5 pm See a list of roles and plot summary. Performances will...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
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, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 7:30pm
MITMEX Independence Day Dinner

Are you a mexican undergraduate, graduate, postdoc, professor, spouse, or partner at MIT?! As part of the MITMex 2017 events schedule, we woud like to invite...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
MITMEX Independence Day Dinner

Are you a mexican undergraduate, graduate, postdoc, professor, spouse, or partner at MIT?! As part of the MITMex 2017 events schedule, we woud like to invite...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The TileDB Array Storage System

Speaker: Stavros Papadopoulos In this talk I will present a new system for scientific data storage called TileDB. Contrary to most traditional data...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

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

Wednesday, September 13, 2017