Events

Friday, September 15, 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...

Alumni Leadership Conference

During the weekend, you’ll connect and learn from hundreds of like-minded MIT Alumni volunteers who’ll swap stories and share advice. You’ll also hear...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 8:00am to 10:00pm
Blood Drive

The MGH Bloodmobile will be parked on the corner of Broadway and Portland St from 8:30-11:30 AM and 12:30-2PM. Drop-ins welcome! For questions or to make an...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 8:30am to 2:00pm
(Women's Tennis) MIT Invitational vs. MIT

(Women's Tennis) MIT Invitational vs. MIT

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00am
 
BU Law Clinic

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston University School of Law have established two free clinics to offer student innovators and entrepreneurs...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
COG3 Seminar: Elizabeth Trembath-Reichert (WHOI)

"Microbial activity approaching geologic timescales: Methyl-compound use and slow growth characterize life in 2 km-deep subseafloor coal and shale beds" The...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Cody Can (Griffin)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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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...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Sample Complexity of Population Recovery - Yury Polyanskiy (MIT)

The MIT Statistics + Data Science Center host faculty from around the world in a weekly lectures known as the Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Series.

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Friday, September 15, 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 Led Workshop

Me(dia) Response: Self-Awareness and Activism through Art-Making with Artist Kate Gilbert 12-2PM Building an Understanding Join artist Kate Gilbert in a...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
PuMaGraSS

Ao Sun -- Min-Max Construction in Geometric Analysis Abstract: One of the most fundamental question in several variable calculus is to find the critical...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
 
Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Andrei Negut (MIT) "W-algebras, moduli of sheaves on surfaces, and AGT" Abstract. To a smooth surface, we associate the W-algebra of type gl_r with two...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SUBHABRATA SEN (MIT/MSR) TITLE: Partitioning sparse random graphs: connections with mean-field spin glasses ABSTRACT: The study of graph partition...

STAGE Seminar

Speaker: David Corwin Title: Class groups of cyclotomic fields, continued Abstract: We will continue with the proofs of results on the p-primary part of...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
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Shannon Mattern | Mapping's Intelligent Agents

MIT Department of Architecture / Fall 2017 Lecture Series Organized by Moa Carlsson, PhD Candidate, Design & Computation Group at MIT, MIT Department of...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Thomistic Institute Talk -  Tolkien's Perilous Beauties: Philosophy and Aesthetic Danger

J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and related works present the beauties of the Elven realms as equally inspiration and temptation for humans. Why this...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 5:30pm
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....

Friday Night Services --Conservative

Kabalat Shabbat and Maariv for the Conservative community

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Friday Night Services --Orthodox

Kabalat Shabbat and Maariv for the Orthodox Community

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Spain@MIT Welcome Dinner 2017-2018

September Welcome Dinner is already an established tradition at Spain@MIT. This event is a great opportunity for incoming students to meet new people, to ask...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 6:30pm to 10:00pm
(Women's Soccer) Wheaton College vs. No. 20 MIT

(Women's Soccer) Wheaton College vs. No. 20 MIT

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
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...

Friday, September 15, 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...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:00pm to 7:30pm
International Karaoke Night

Join the MIT Language Conversation Exchange for our kick off event of the semester - an evening of international karaoke!!! Enjoy top hits from around the...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:00pm
Ayse A Guvenilir

Come join the MSA this Friday for a great time. We will be celebrating Eid-al-Adha with the MIT community! Join us for a wonderful evening with ethnic...

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:30pm
GCF Large Group: Prof. Jing Kong (EECS)

Join us this week for the first Large Group of the semester! Professor Jing Kong from MIT EECS will speak to us and kick off the semester. She will extend a...

MSA Eid Sweets Social

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:30pm
Shabbat Dinner

Shabbat Dinner @ MIT for MIT students

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm
(Men's Water Polo) No. 15 Cal Baptist vs. MIT

(Men's Water Polo) No. 15 Cal Baptist vs. MIT, Davis Invitational / 8:00 PM Pacific Time

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11:00pm

Friday, September 15, 2017