Events

Friday, September 8, 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...

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...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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 08, 2017 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
COG3 Seminar: Jane Willenbring (Scripps Institution of Oceanography)

"The Null Hypothesis: Globally Constant Rates of Erosion and Weathering During the Last 10 Million Years" At the largest time and space scales, the pace of...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS)

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 08, 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 08, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
"Saving Venice" MIT-Style: A research presentation by MIT-Italy students and faculty from EAPS & CEE

Join MISTI, MIT EAPS, and CEE as 10 MIT students present their research on rising sea levels in Venice. The group's intensive workshop took place at a...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Seminar - Andrej Risteski (Princeton University)

New provable techniques for learning and inference in probabilistic graphical models

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
xTalk: Chinmay Kulkarni on "The Case for an Integrated Future of Learning and Work"

Learning and work are at a tipping point: more than 20 million learners have enrolled in Massive Open Online Classes, and freelancers are expected to...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Growing Up in Science

Our COG3 seminar speaker, Jane Willenbring (Scripps Institution of Oceanography), will be giving an informal talk during lunch called "Growing Up in...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MISTI Open House

MISTI provides MIT students with the chance to gain hands-on, real-life work experience in leading companies and labs around the world. Stop by our Open...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 12:00pm 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...

Friday, September 08, 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,...

Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Peter Haine: Intro to Motivic Cohomology Abstract: In this talk we give an overview of some of the motivations behind and applications of motivic...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Seminar in Biotechnology Innovation

Jonathan Blackburn Dept. of Integrative Biomedical Sciences, University of Cape Town Chief Scientific Officer of Sengenics Development and Application of...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
2017 Wang Lecture: “The Future of Drug Discovery: Innovation-Driven Research & Development at Takeda”

Speaker: Dr. Andrew Plump, Chief Medical & Scientific Officer at Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Andrew Plump, M.D., Ph.D., is the Chief Medical...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Ivan Loseu (Northeastern University) Title: Modular categories O for rational Cherednik algebras Abstract: The talk deals with representations of ...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 3:00pm
PSFC Seminar: Avraham Gover

Title: Spontaneous, superradiant and stimulated interactions of free electrons with light. Avraham Gover Department of Electrical Engineering Physical...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
STAGE Seminar

Title: Class groups of cyclotomic fields Speaker: Atticus Christensen Abstract: In this talk, I will discuss results on the growth of the p-primary part of...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
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(Women's Volleyball) Roger Williams University vs. MIT

(Women's Volleyball) Roger Williams University vs. MIT, MIT Invitational

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 6:00pm
 
Friday Night Services --Conservative

Kabalat Shabbat and Maariv for the Conservative community

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Friday Night Services --Orthodox

Kabalat Shabbat and Maariv for the Orthodox Community

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
KGSA Welcome Party

Korean Graduate Students Association (KGSA) hosts an annual welcome party for graduate students, post-docs and professional students. The event features...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
(Football) Curry College vs. MIT

(Football) Curry College vs. MIT

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:00pm
 
ABSK Friday Night Bible Study

"Much study wearies the body... but the Law of the Lord is perfect, refreshing the soul" (Ecclesiastes 12:12, Psalm 19:7). Come join us on Friday nights to...

GCF Welcome Dinner

Join the Graduate Christian Fellowship (GCF) for a delicious meal to kick off the new semester! Come chat with the current members of the fellowship, and...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Imagination Off the Charts: Jacob Collier Comes to MIT

About the screening Jacob Collier is a 23-year-old arranger, composer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and multi Grammy Award winner based in London....

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Student Event | Arts on the Radar

Join the List Center, the MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology (ACT), MIT Music and Theater Arts, and Arts at MIT for an evening of art, food, and...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Caleidoscope Indian Film Festival

MIT Sangam, with the support of MIT India and in association with Calcutta Club USA, is proud to present Caleidoscope Indian Film Festival (8th and 9th...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:30pm
Grad Hillel Shabbat Dinner

THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY AND IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING RSVPs Share a Shabbat dinner and enhance your Jewish education with the Jewish graduate student...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Shabbat Dinner

Shabbat Dinner @ MIT for MIT students

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm
 Stargazing with EAPS

Stargazing is ON for tonight! It is very cloudy right now (5pm), but it’s supposed to clear by 8pm. Don’t expect totally clear weather, but we’ll be able to...

Friday, September 08, 2017 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm

Friday, September 8, 2017