Events

Thursday, September 14, 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...

2017 Tata Center Conference

Join us on Thursday the 14th for a showcase of special Tata Center partnerships as well as exciting lightning presentations by MIT Faculty on the newest Tata...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 8:00am to 5:45pm
Exicure Inc. Information Session

Representatives from Exicure Inc. will be hosting an information session to discuss career opportunities at the company.. Sponsor: Chemistry-recruitment.....

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 9:00am to 10:00am
Exicure Inc. Information Session

Representatives from Exicure Inc. will be hosting an information session to discuss career opportunities at the company. For more information: Rebecca...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 9:00am to 10:00am
 
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...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MITEI Open House

Join the MIT Energy Initiative staff, students, and faculty for lunch to learn about energy opportunities on campus, the Energy Studies Minor and Energy...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
 Intellectual Property Considerations for Protecting Your Company’s Innovations

Come for a lunch presentation on how businesses are protecting their future by investing in patents, trademark and other intellectual property (“IP”) rights,...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
International English Bible Class

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us for a look at the Christian Bible to practice English and learn something new from God's...

Thursday, September 14, 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...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
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,...

Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Branding Yourself: Effective Communication Skills

It is important to deliver a consistent message throughout your written, verbal, and online communication when creating your own professional brand. Learning...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Branding Yourself: Effective Communication Skills

It is important to deliver a consistent message throughout your written, verbal, and online communication when creating your own professional brand. Learning...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
iREFS Office Hours

Walk-in office hours for graduate students to directly access an iREFS to talk to! iREFS is a graduate student group that provides confidential peer support...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Free Conversational English Practice for International Students & Spouses

For over 20 years we have provided a FREE ENGLISH conversation time around tables with native English speakers for international students, scholars and...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
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...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Function follows Form? Synthesis and Application of Metal Nanostructures

Prof. Sara Skrabalak Indiana University The importance of molecular structure to molecular function is a central tenet in chemistry, with the lock-and-key...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
MIT Biotech Group Fall Kickoff 2017

Come learn more about the MIT Biotech Group and its mission to foster connections between MIT and the thriving local biotechnology and pharmaceutical...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Physics Colloquium: Jeremy England

Speaker: Jeremy England, MIT Title: "No Turning Back: The Nonequilibrium Statistical Thermodynamics of becoming (and remaining) Life-Like" Abstract: There...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Engineering Virality: BuzzFeed's Scientific Approach To Creating Content

If you’ve heard of BuzzFeed, you probably think about our famous articles and quizzes, such as The Dress and Which State Are You Actually From?, as well as...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Race, Class and #BlackLivesMatter in the Trump Era Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor is author of From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation, published by Haymarket...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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.

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Starr Forum: The Trump-Putin Phenomenon

A session of the Focus on Russia Lecture Series Co-chairs, Carol Saivetz and Elizabeth Wood Speakers Julia Ioffe, Moscow born American journalist who...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
(Field Hockey) Lasell College vs. MIT

(Field Hockey) Lasell College vs. MIT

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 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....

Community Service Work-Study Information Session

Earn a paycheck, get real-world work experience, and support social change efforts while expanding your problem-solving skills! If you qualify for Federal...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Exploring Careers in Consulting

Thinking about a career in consulting but unsure whether it’s the right fit? Come to this exploration panel and hear from some of the biggest firms in the...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Public Program | Film Screening

Let the Fire Burn. 2013. Directed by Jason Osder 95 min. Let the Fire Burn presents, via television proceedings and news footage, the events leading up to...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Simple Person Applied Math Seminar (SPAMS)

CHRISTIAN GAETZ (MIT) TITLE: Applications of the Honeycomb Model ABSTRACT: In 1999 Terry Tao and Allen Knutson built on work of Klyachko and others to...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6:00pm to 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...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Book Discussion, Q & A, Book Signing @The MIT COOP Author (and MIT Lecturer) Marjorie Liu presents Monstress Volume 2

Author (and MIT Lecturer) Marjorie Liu presents Monstress Volume 2: The Blood, the second installment in her Eisner-nominated comic series set in an...

Thursday, September 14, 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...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:00pm to 7:30pm
MIT Global Startup Workshop 2018 Info Sessions

When & Where: 09/14/2017 in Room 4-231 and 09/18/2017 in Room 2-147 at 7pm The MIT Global Startup Workshop is recruiting! The MIT Global Startup Workshop...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Social Action Fair

Meet local community partners and the PKG Center staff and learn about ways to get involved in positive social change in the Cambridge and greater Boston...

Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Thursday, September 14, 2017