Events

Friday, January 19, 2018

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT at No. 17 Williams College

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT at No. 17 Williams College, 2:00 PM

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT at No. 6 Williams College

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT at No. 6 Williams College, 2:00 PM

Bad Ideas Festival

Have you always wanted to design and build, but have been frustrated by silly requirements and "good engineering practice?" Well, fret no more and come to...

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...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
 Basics of Copyrights, Data, and Software Intellectual Property

It has been said that content is king. Copyrighted works – whether media, software, or art – are a major portion of the world’s creative, intellectual,...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
 Introduction to R

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and manage datasets,...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
 
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, January 19, 2018 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, January 19, 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...

Friday, January 19, 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...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
 
Job search study group

Job search study group We all know how frustrating and lonely the job hunting process can be, but it doesn’t have to. Let’s get together to make this...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 10:30am to 1:00pm
FISH Seminar: Dr. Elisabetta Sassaroli (BWH)

"Focusing Ultrasound through the Skull by an Indirect Wavefront Sensing Approach" Focusing ultrasound through the skull is a challenging problem. As the...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center Public Program | Film Screening Discussion

PUBLIC PROGRAM | FILM SCREENING | DISCUSSION Just Back from Los Angeles: A Portrait of Yvonne Rainer Join us for a film screening and discussion of Adam...

Friday, January 19, 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...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Theses@MIT: Thesis Specifications and Copyright Issues

This session will cover the required specifications for submitting your thesis, and review some common copyright questions related to theses, including...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
GIS Level 2

Expand your experience with GIS software and learn how to manage map projections, create and edit GIS files, and use tools like Clip, Buffer, and Spatial...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Gender Affirmative Patient Care IAP Workshop, Prehealth Advising

What does it look like to be inclusive in regards to gender and why is it important for health professionals? Aspiring health professionals are eager to...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Zine-Making Workshop

Zines (rhymes with “beans”) are independently and often self-published, photocopied, cut-and-paste publications created for passion rather than profit. They...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
From Black Holes to Black-Scholes: A Physicist’s Adventures in Finance

This talk will aim to give an overview of where financial markets sit within the wider economy, the role of professional investment managers in that...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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IAP: Ikebana

WAITLIST ONLY. Thank you for your interest in Ikebana. We currently are now only waitlisting people for this event. Hiroko Matsuyama-sensei will lead and...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
KGSA Coffee Hour

Korean Graduate Students Association (KGSA) prepares its another coffee break to keep our graduate students safe and warm from the Winter. Coffee/hot...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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....

(Men's Squash) No. 22 MIT at No. 24 Amherst College

(Men's Squash) No. 22 MIT at No. 24 Amherst College, Pioneer Valley Round Robin

Friday, January 19, 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...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Mafia Social Game

Dear All, next winter Mafia game is coming up. Bring your best poker face and get ready to trick your friends. Game for Russian speaking students and...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 7:00pm to 11:00pm
WMBR Open Radio Shows

Ever wanted to be on the radio? WMBR 88.1FM is MIT's campus radio station. Drop by during one of our IAP Open Radio Shows to play your music, chat on the...

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Friday, January 19, 2018