Events

Thursday, January 18, 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...

Thursday, January 18, 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...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
IAP Employer Site Visit - Formlabs

Would you be interested in learning more about some of the world’s top Biotech, Pharma and Chemical Engineering firms? How about cutting edge research in 3D...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
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...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

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

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
 
Asymptotology: a primer on the art of caricature in applied mathematics

A class by Ryan White, MIT The goal of this IAP course, which consists of four 90 minute lecture sessions, is to equip the students with the fundamental...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Career Connect Consultation

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is for the spouses and partners of...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Choose to Reuse

Get free stuff as you reduce your impact on the planet by reusing instead of buying new! Drop-off clean, reusable items beginning at 8:00 AM. Choose up to...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
Inspired by Antiquity: The Future of Durable, Sustainable Infrastructure

The Masic Lab at MIT is working to unlock the secrets of ancient materials including Roman concrete and pigments such as Mayan and Egyptian blues. In this...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Business Information for Engineers and Scientists

This session will introduce engineers and scientists to business information resources that will help you understand the commercial potential for your ideas,...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Finding and Managing a Faculty Position

Michael Birnbaum, Assistant Professor of Biological Engineering, MIT, Eliezer Calo, Assistant Professor of Biology, MIT, Rebecca Lamason, Assistant...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
International English Bible Class

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us for a look at the Christian Bible to practice English and learn something new from God's...

Thursday, January 18, 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...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Communicating Science to the Public

Suzanne Lane, Director, Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication Sign-up by 01/18 Limited to 30 participants This workshop, developed by the...

Thursday, January 18, 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...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday Free English Class for International Students & Spouses

For over 20 years we have provided a FREE ENGLISH conversation time around tables with American English speakers for international grad students, scholars...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
Creating Effective Research Posters

Most research posters at conferences or in university hallways seem to defy common sense: from two steps away, passersby can’t read anything -- assuming they...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Tableau Calculations

During this class, we will cover: Calculation EditorCreating calculated fieldsTable calculationsWorkshop time to create your own calculationsPrerequisites...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Get Up. Stand Up! History of Activism at MIT via a Glance at the Institute Archives

MIT students have been involved with activism for decades. While the most well-recorded protests are those of the 1960s and 1970s against the Vietnam War,...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Finding Gene Info & More: A Tour of the NCBI "Omics" Network

The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) family of databases are filled with information for molecular level bioscience research. Class...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
The Inversion Factor, How to Thrive in the IOT Economy

In the past, companies found success with a product-first orientation; they made a thing that did a thing. The Inversion Factor explains why the companies of...

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Aikido

Aikido is a Martial art that emphasizes blending with the attacker, rather than confronting the attacker with hard techniques such as punches and kicks....

Thursday, January 18, 2018