Events

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Presenting with Skill and Confidence

Juergen Schoenstein, Lecturer: Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, and Anna Kohler, Senior Lecturer in Music and Theater Arts at MIT Jan/17...

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 17, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Preparing and Delivering Presentations

Not sure where to start in preparing a presentation? Would you like a safe space for practicing and improving your public speaking skills? This participatory...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
Basics of Obtaining a Patent 2018

Come and hear Jack Turner, Associate Director of the MIT Technology Licensing Office, and IP Officer Theresa Latham discuss the ins and outs of obtaining...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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 17, 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 17, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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 17, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
Manage Your PDFs and Citations: Zotero & Mendeley

Using citation management software to create and maintain a collection of references or PDFs is common and important in today’s academic world. These tools...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 11:00am 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 17, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Special Mathematics Seminar

SPEAKER: Souvik Dhara (Eindhoven) TITLE: Critical percolation on networks with given degrees ABSTRACT: We discuss recent developments on the critical...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Home Buying: Fixer Uppers, Home Inspection & Renovations

Thinking about buying a fixer upper? Want to learn more about the home inspection process? Come meet the experts from MIT Federal Credit Union, Vita Realty...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
The Rollercoaster Ride of RNA Biotech Companies: From Obscurity to a $20B Industry

Novel therapeutic platforms usually go through the phases of initial enthusiasm, followed by a trough of disappointment to meet the initial hype, and then...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Careers in Biotechnology

Dr. Daniel Grenfell-Lee, Site Leader and Director Biotech Fermentation & DSP at DSM Nutritional Products, Dr. Ryan Philippe, Director of Innovation at...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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 17, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Lunch Around the World

Twice monthly lunch mixer for language enthusiasts to meet native speakers and exchange about language and culture! All MIT community members welcome....

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lunch Around the World

Twice monthly lunch mixer for language enthusiasts to meet native speakers and exchange about language and culture! All MIT community members welcome....

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Negotiating a Job Offer

This workshop will examine the many variables that exist during the evaluation and negotiation process of Job Offers. How do you know if this job is right...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Python Programming in ArcGIS

This is a 2-day workshop; please attend both days. Day 1: You'll learn just enough Python scripting to work with Python in ArcGIS and feel comfortable in...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tableau Mash-up

Discussion and demos of various Tableau Topics Tableau ExtractsDashboard LayoutDashboard Device PreviewTableau Server Project StructureCampus Map10.4 New...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Data Management: Strategies for Data Sharing & Storage

Not sure how to publish and share your data? Unclear on the best formats and descriptive information for optimal data reuse? This workshop will review...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Inorganic Chemistry Seminar Series: Youngmin Yoon, MIT - Surendranath Lab

Lecture Title: TBA

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 4:15pm
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Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Worship and Bible Study in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying singing and study of God's word...

Alumni Talks: I Signed What?

This session will focus on common provisions in employment agreements and how they may impact future employability or independent ventures. Topics may...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
(Men's Basketball) Springfield College vs. MIT

(Men's Basketball) Springfield College vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 17, 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 17, 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...

Swing dance lesson and practice

Swing dance lesson at 7:30 pm, open dancing from 9pm.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018