Events

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

 Discussion with Staples- sustainable purchasing practices and Office Supply Swap

Do you buy office supplies from Staples for your office? Do you want to learn about new and sustainable products for your office? Do you seek solutions 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...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Alumni Talks: Improv Skills for Business

This workshop will introduce a set of simple improv games or exercises that promote creativity, problem solving, and are easy to learn. They are also fun. We...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Alumni Talks: Improv Skills for Business

This workshop will introduce a set of simple improv games or exercises that promote creativity, problem solving, and are easy to learn. They are also fun. We...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Basic R Programming for Data Analysis

This hands-on, intermediate course will guide you through a variety of programming functions in the open-source statistical software program, R. It is...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
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...

Tuesday, January 23, 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...

Tuesday, January 23, 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...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
Nonparametric Demand Estimation in Differentiated Products Markets

Giovanni Compiani (Yale University)

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
 
Exploring the universe through discovery science on NIF

A talk by Bruce Remington, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Ultra-high power lasers at the National Ignition Facility (NIF) allow laboratory study of...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Infinite Careers Alumni Speaker Series: Ayanna Samuels (Course 16)

Want to network but don’t have the time to send countless emails or travel off campus for informational interviews? Good news! GECD and the Alumni...

Tuesday, January 23, 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...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Tuesday Free English Conversation

Join us for a quick hour of practicing English with native speakers at round tables in Building W11-190. Make friends. Exchange culture. Practice American...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
IAP Class Waste management 101: Where Does Our Trash Go?

This 3-day session will run through the end-of-life treatment of all types of waste--trash, recycling, and compost--following their path from the trash...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Introduction to Spatial Statistics in GIS

Are there clusters in your data? Are similar values grouped together? How are several pieces of data related? This workshop will introduce you to the spatial...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Meridian Singers in Concert

Meridian Singers, an a cappella chorus directed by Michael Barrett, will sing music of Johannes Brahms and selections from his music library in a free...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Reasoning and Argumentation

Suzanne Lane, Director, Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/23 Limited to 30...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Career panel on Consulting & Investment in Healthcare

Seamus Levine-Wilkinson, Ph.D. - Manager at Clarion Healthcare, Maria Denslow, Ph.D. - Healthcare Lead Knowledge Analyst at BCG, Jason Ruth, Ph.D. -...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Convert your CV to a 2-Page Resume for Industry

If you are considering exploring Industry positions, you will need to have a resume that effectively positions you for this path. This workshop presented by...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Digital Rhetoric and Mobile Learning

Robert N. Calton, Lecturer – Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/22 Limited to 20...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Recent progress in laboratory astrophysics experiments at MIT PSFC

A talk by Chikang Li, MIT PSFC Astrophysical phenomena are rich in exciting physics, providing tremendous but challenging opportunities for frontier...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Starr Forum: The Uncondemned

Film screening About the film: "The Uncondemned" tells the gripping and world-changing story of a group of young international lawyers and activists who...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
 LaTeX/BibTeX & Citation Management Tools

Are you using LaTeX to create your documents? Are you looking for more guidance on integrating Zotero or Mendeley into your workflow? Do you keep running...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
SO BAD IT'S GOOD: An Introduction to Media Analysis Through Watching Bad Media

Kaelan Doyle Myerscough Enrollment: contact kaelandm@mit.edu before day you plan to attend Limited to 20 participants Attendance: Participants are...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Tour of High-Energy-Density Physics lab

Join members of the PSFC's High-Energy Density Physics Lab to see how MIT supports research into inertial confinement fusion, collaborating with LLNL's...

India and Indianisms: Documentary Master Classes

Anandana Kapur, Fulbright Fellow at the MIT Open Documentary Lab Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up Attendance: Participants welcome at individual...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Luciano Marraffini)

Speaker: Dr. Luciano Marraffini, The Rockefeller University, Title: "CRISPR-Cas: acquired immunity in prokaryotes," Hosted by: Dr. Mike Laub. The Biology...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Research and Innovation in EdTech: Assessing the Evidence and Addressing Inequality

Vincent Quan, Sophie Shank ( J-PAL North America)

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
 
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....

Launch Smart Clinic – MIT Portugal MedTech Startups

At the Launch Smart Clinic, startups present a 20-minute pitch for feedback from our panel of experts + the audience. Launch Smart Clinics are a great place...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 5:30pm to 9:00pm
(Men's Volleyball) Regis College vs. MIT

(Men's Volleyball) Regis College vs. MIT

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 6:00pm
 
IAP Contra Dance with live folk music

Twirl your partner, and everyone else's! Contra dancing is an American folk dance with live music. The steps are easy, you can improvise with your partner,...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 8:00pm to 10:30pm
Chopped Viewing Party

Come watch alumna Winnette McIntosh Ambrose '98 compete at the Gold Medal Games: Baking Edition. Winnette is generously supplying French, gluten-free...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 10:00pm to 11:00pm

Tuesday, January 23, 2018