Events

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Photographic Exhibit: "Surface Tension" by Peter Vanderwarker

From the artist's statement: I had two favorite courses in architecture school: One was titled Materials and Methods: it covered the details of what...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
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, January 10, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Individual Consultations at the Writing and Communication Center

Enrollment: Unlimited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/08 Prereq: none Go to https://mit.mywconline.com to register and to schedule...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Letterlocking: Queen Elizabeth I's Letterlocking Techniques

Come to the Wunsch Conservation Lab and use handmade paper, ink, sealing wax, and your brass rats to letterlock like the 16th-century queen. Participants...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies; György Kepes Photographs II; Gestural Engineering: The...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
The Vanishing Middle Class: Prejudice and Power in a Dual Economy

Peter Temin (MIT)

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
 
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, January 10, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Career Values 101

Searching for a job or internship? Looking around for some research opportunities? Maybe you’re still wondering about which major to choose? GECD has you...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | List Projects: Adam Pendleton

List Projects: Adam Pendleton Adam Pendleton’s multi-disciplinary practice across painting, sculpture, video, and performance searches for “radical...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Podcast Lunch

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up Attendance: Participants welcome at individual sessions Bring a lunch and enjoy listening to/discussing some...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
getfit Kick Off Event 2018

Staff from getfit will be available to answer your questions and provide information about local fitness options. You’ll also have the chance to win door...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
IAP Course: The MIT Moderns: Graphic Design in the 1960s-1980s

The course will provide an overview of modernist graphic design with a particular emphasis on the important contributions of the MIT Office of Design...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Introduction to GIS & Mapping

Learn the basics of visualizing geographic information and creating your own maps in a Geographic Information System (GIS). We will introduce open source and...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Movie Screening, Fail State: A documentary on higher education

In an expansive documentary exposé, Fail State reveals the dark story behind the rise of predatory for-profit colleges and why our higher education system,...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Quantum engineering of superconducting Qubits

A talk by William Oliver, MIT Superconducting qubits are coherent artificial atoms assembled from electrical circuit elements. Their lithographic...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Special Mathematics Seminar

SPEAKER: Tristan Collins (Harvard University) TITLE: Sasaki-Einstein metrics and K-stability ABSTRACT: I will discuss the connection between...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Tableau Fundamentals

This class will focus on the basics of Tableau. We will cover everything from connecting to our data source through sharing our constructed report. No prior...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Child Protection Seminar: 10 Things Every Young Parent Should Know

Becoming a parent is a joyous and life altering event. It can also have a serious impact on your finances. How can you best protect your children? How can...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
EAPS IAP 2018: Origin of Life Seminar Series

Our Origin of Life Seminars are a series of hosted lectures from leaders in the Origin of Life community, focusing on various dimensions of one of the most...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Volunteer Outing to Greater Boston Food Bank

Help sort donated food that is stored at the central food bank, which gets divided out to all the regional food pantries. This is an incredibly fun outing...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Entrepreneur and VC Perspectives On Patents

IP has never been more important to the evolution of our increasingly knowledge-based economy. Headlines have highlighted record patent infringement...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
(Men's Basketball) Emerson College vs. MIT

(Men's Basketball) Emerson College vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 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, January 10, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
IAP Israeli Dance Beginner's Classes

Here's your chance to learn circle, line, and couple dances to the latest Israeli songs and popular classics. No experience necessary! All are welcome! Open...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018