Events

Wednesday, September 27, 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

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...

Wednesday, September 27, 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 27, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:30am
MIT Museum

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

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 10:00am
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 27, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Open Student Breakfast with MITEI

The MIT Energy Initiative will be hosting weekly breakfasts. Come talk to current students, faculty and MITEI staff to learn about all the opportunity MITEI...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
All Measures Short of War: The Contest for the 21st Century and the Future of American Power

This event is part of the Security Studies Program Wednesday Seminar Series. ​Why is the liberal order unraveling, what comes next, and how should the...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Artists Beyond the Desk presents Stephanie Gayle

Reading from her new novel, Idyll Fears, due out September. 5. Stephanie Gayle's previous works, Idyll threats : a Thomas Lynch novel / and My Summer of...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Brown Bag Lunch: Boston Lyric Opera Artistic Director Esther Nelson

Esther Nelson, the Stanford Calderwood General & Artistic Director of Boston Lyric Opera, is a tour de force in Boston’s cultural community and American...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunch & Learn: 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.

Wednesday, September 27, 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 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
MTL Seminar Series: "A Journey into a New Energy Future: The Critical Role of Energy Storage"

Christina Lampe-Onnerud, Cadenza Innovation Dr. Lampe-Onnerud will address the developing technologies that will end the historic paradigm that greater...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Art of Behavioral Interviewing

While your technical skills will get you the interview, it is your behavioral attributes that will get you the job. This session will discuss preparation...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

SPEAKER: Henrik Ronellenfitsch (MIT) TITLE: Flow, phenotypes, and (multi-) functionality in biological transportation networks ABSTRACT: Highly...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Replanting Your Roots: Thriving in a new environment

Many of you may be experiencing the sensation of being uprooted, the feeling of being removed from your native place. How do you reestablish roots and make...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
xTalk: Free Speech and Academic Freedom in India and the West

Two streams join to form the Western Tradition – the Greek and the Christian – both with significant tensions regarding freedom of enquiry. By contrast,...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:15pm
Teaching + Learning Lab Presentation

Teaching Practice Conversations with MIT Teaching Award Winners -- an interactive session about how to teach well -- All are welcome! with Elizabeth Nolan,...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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Geometric Analysis Seminar

Christina Sormani (Lehman College and CUNY GC) Title: "Almost Rigidity Theorems with Nonnegative Scalar Curvature" Abstract: Recall that in a...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Prehealth Orientation

Thinking about becoming a Doctor, Physician-Scientist, Dentist, Pharmaceutical Scientist or exploring another career in Healthcare? Then join MIT’s...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Clara Shikhelman TITLE: Generalized Turan-type problems for random graphs ABSTRACT: Abstract (PDF)

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Special Seminar in Inorganic Chemistry: Fernando Uribe-Romo

Lecture Title: Framework materials for efficient harvest, conversion, and transport of solar and electrochemical energy

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Lie Groups Seminar

Ivan Losev (Northeastern) Title: “On dimensions of irreducible representations of semisimple Lie algebras in characteristic p.” Abstract: In this...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Exploring Careers in Fintech

Thematic investing, payments, digital currency, credit scoring, education lending, cyber security, working capital management, and others - all sharing a...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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 27, 2017 at 5:00pm
 
Home Buying 101

Whether it's your first time or you're in the market again, learn what's involved in buying a house at this free, informative session. Come meet the experts...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Edgerton September Study Break!

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
MIT System Design and Management Information Session

Please join us at MIT's Samberg Conference Center for an Information Session on MIT's System Design & Management (SDM) program, which offers a master's...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm
(Men's Soccer) Suffolk University vs. MIT

(Men's Soccer) Suffolk University vs. MIT

Wednesday, September 27, 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...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Wednesday, September 27, 2017