Events

Tuesday, September 26, 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 TSA Fall Mixer

Join us for delicious food and meet Turkish community at MIT! We thank GSC for funding.

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...

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 26, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: György Kepes Photographs; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots and Beyond: Exploring Artificial Intelligence at...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 10:00am
"Harnessing terrestrial thermal photon sources", Dr. Svetlana Boriskina

Dr. Svetlana Boriskina (MechE Research Scientist) gives a talk hosted by Applied Physics @ MIT: "Harnessing terrestrial thermal photon sources" Food will...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 11:45am to 1:00pm
Developing and Launching Products at Google Cloud Platform (MIT SDM Systems Thinking Webinar Series)

Google is acclaimed worldwide for innovation. In this webinar, MIT SDM alumnus Ari Liberman, a product manager at Google Compute Engine, will provide an...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT Events Calendar: demonstration session

Learn more about the new MIT Events Calendar. This demo session, presented by the IS&T Knowledge Management team, will give an overview of the new Events...

Tuesday, September 26, 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 26, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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 26, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
PICS Seminar: James Bryson (Cambridge)

"Paleomagnetic evidence for an outer solar system meteorite" It is thought that there were at least two major planetary rearrangements within the rst 1 Gyr...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Developing a Meaningful Elevator Pitch

Among the greatest missed opportunities are banal responses to questions like “tell me about yourself?” Learn and exercise creative ways to be a successful...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Women's Soccer) Tufts University vs. MIT

(Women's Soccer) Tufts University vs. MIT

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:00pm
 
Biology Colloquium Series ("Science Slam!")

Speaker: This week our Biology Colloquium Series hosts a special event: a "Science Slam!" Eight graduate students and postdocs have three minutes to present...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Xuwen Zhu (Stanford) "Deformation theory of constant curvature conical metrics" In this joint work with Rafe Mazzeo, we would like to understand the...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:00pm
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Physical Chemistry Seminar Series

Inaugural John S. Waugh Lecture in Physical Chemistry: Lyndon Emsley, EPFL, Switzerland Lecture title: NMR Crystallography: 50 years after WAHUHA...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Toddler Play Group at Westgate

All kids from 1.5-3.5 years old are welcome! You can bring siblings as well. On our first class we will paint pictures with animals, cars, nature, geometry...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
MIT Madrid Information Session

Want to spend a semester in Spain and still graduate within four years? Come learn about the MIT-Madrid program, your chance to study in your major in...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 5:15pm
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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....

(Field Hockey) Amherst College vs. MIT

(Field Hockey) Amherst College vs. MIT

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00pm
 
An Evening With Shirley Ann Jackson at MIT

MIT School of Science, School of Engineering, and the National Science and Technology Medals Foundation (NSTMF) host An Evening With Shirley Ann Jackson. Dr....

ERL Alumni & Friends Reception at SEG

MIT alumni, sponsors and friends are invited to a cocktail reception in coordination with the 2017 Society of Exploration Geophysicists Meeting in Houston,...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Paul Goldberger | Architecture Criticism in the Age of Twitter

MIT Department of Architecture / Fall 2017 Lecture Series HTC Forum, organized by Elizabeth Brown and Caroline Murphy, PhD students, History, Theory and...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
The Enemy – From Concept to “Virtual” Reality

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at The Enemy, a cutting edge Virtual Reality (VR) experience that explores three international political conflicts. Acclaimed...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
YC @ MTC

Join YC partners and alumni for a talk and Q&A. Hear their stories and find out what it’s really like to start a startup. They’ll talk about what you should...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
SP-CoSI Graduate Dinner Seminar

SP General Audience Graduate Seminar provides MIT students the venue for more scholarly and open interactions with their peers. Dinner Served Sponcers:...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:15pm to 8:00pm
Career Fair Tips for FRESHMEN

Career fair advice for first-timers including how to prepare, what to expect, what to ask employers and more. Bring a copy of your resume to drop-off with...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
MIT Energy Club Launch!

You are cordially invited to the MIT Energy Club Launch! Admission is free. Dinner will be served. Format is a casual club fair. Interested in energy tech...

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
(Women's Volleyball) Wheaton College vs. MIT

(Women's Volleyball) Wheaton College vs. MIT

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
PROFS PROFESSING PUBLICLY: Embracing a Religious Identity in Academia

Hear from some notable MIT faculty members about how they have navigated being religious while achieving a successful career in the top levels of academia....

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 7:15pm to 9:00pm
Contra Dance with live Quebecois 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 26, 2017