Events

Thursday, September 7, 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: Images of Discovery: Communicating Science through Photography; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots and Beyond:...

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...

Step Your Way to 10K a Day!

Join our free, fall fitness challenge! Register by September 8 for the challenge beginning on Monday, September 11. For more information, visit our...

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...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Tour de SHASS

Join us on September 7 for the TOUR de SHASS to discover the breadth of HASS fields, chat with faculty, and enjoy lunch!

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
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 07, 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,...

MIT List Visual Arts Center | Public Program | Artist Workshop

Community Legacy a Workshop with Elisa Hamilton Presented in conjunction with the 2017 Student Loan Art Program Exhibition and Lottery. The Student Loan...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Public Program | Exhibition Tour

Join the List Center for a tour of the 2017 Student Loan Art Program exhibition and see the breadth of original works of art available to MIT students to...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Public Program | Exhibition Tour

Join the List Center for a tour of the 2017 Student Loan Art Program exhibition and see the breadth of original works of art available to MIT students to...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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 07, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Special Geophysics Talk: Victor Tsai (CalTech)

"Quantifying Natural Hazards: From Earthquake Damage to Debris Flows" Many natural hazards have been well known and qualitatively understood for decades,...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Connections

Join us for cookies, conversation and Connections! Escape your desk or lab for a short break, meet some new people and catch up with friends. Drop in anytime...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Biological Engineering Seminar

Alan M. Jones, University of North Carolina Heterotrimeric G protein Signaling: Emergent Properties Embedded in System Architecture in Plants Hosted by...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Chipman Seminar: Grad Student Panel

To kick off our weekly seminar series this year, we will be hearing from a panel of graduate students, ranging from 3rd-5th years, discussing topics such as...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Lecture in Organic Chemistry: John R. Reynolds, Georgia Institute of Technology

Lecture Title: TBA Speaker website: https://ww2.chemistry.gatech.edu/reynolds/home For more information: Shannon Wagner, wagners@mit.edu

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Lecture in Organic Chemistry: John R. Reynolds, Georgia Institute of Technology

Title TBA Reynolds site: https://ww2.chemistry.gatech.edu/reynolds/home Sponsor: Chemistry Department.. Open to: the public. Contact: wagners@mit.edu .

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Physics Colloquium: Savas Dimopoulos

Speaker: Savas Dimopoulos, Stanford University Title: "Searching for New Physics with Small Scale Experiments and LIGO" Abstract: I will talk about new...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Welcome Back Party

ESI 2nd ANNUAL WELCOME BACK PARTY! Thursday, September 7th 4 - 6pm Kresge BBQ Pits Come join us for outdoor games by Knucklebones and ice cream from Ben...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Designing the Future of Teacher Learning

All across the world, educational systems are exploring new ways to encourage more ambitious teaching and learning in classrooms: shifting away from...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
(Field Hockey) Gordon College vs. MIT

(Field Hockey) Gordon College vs. MIT, Rescheduled from 9/6

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 6:00pm
 
Edgerton Center Clubs and Teams Open House

Tour the Area 51 CNC shop and get to know the students on teams such as MIT Motorsports, MIT Rocket Team, Solar Electric Vehicle Team, and more. Sign up to...

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 07, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
TCC Grad Student and Families Dinner

Come for free food catered by Anna's Taqueria, meet campus ministry staff, find out more about what the Tech Catholic Community has to offer, AND have fun...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(Women's Soccer) MIT at Emmanuel College

(Women's Soccer) MIT at Emmanuel College

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
Dance Camp - Latin Style

Come learn some ballroom dancing from professional ballroom coaches! Wednesday: 7pm, Lobby 13, Waltz & Foxtrot Thursday: 7pm, Lobby 13, Rumba &...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 7:00pm
GCF Ice Cream Socials

Meet our Bible study/small groups based in Graduate Housing over delicious treats, and get to know more about our Christian community for graduate students...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
Secular Mixer + Film Screening: The Unbelievers

The Secular Society of MIT kicks off the new academic year with a special film screening and social mixer event. The Unbelievers is a 2013 documentary film...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 7:30pm to 10:30pm
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Sidney-Pacific Orientation Games Night

SP Orientation Game Night on September 7th 2017, 8pm-12pm @ Sidney-Pacific MP Room and Game Room. Play special games, pool, ping pong, air hockey, video...

Thursday, September 07, 2017 at 8:00pm to 12:00am

Thursday, September 7, 2017