Events

Tuesday, January 9, 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...

Tuesday, January 09, 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...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Communicating with Graphics

Thalia Rubio, Lecturer, Writing and Communication Center Enrollment: Limited: First come, first served (no advance sign-up) Prereq: none You need graphs,...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:15am
Crossed Structure Binding Workshop

Learn a non-adhesive bookbinding style known as the “Crossed Structure binding.” In this hands-on workshop you will sew a book and cover it with handmade...

Tuesday, January 09, 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...

Tuesday, January 09, 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 09, 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...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
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...

Tuesday, January 09, 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...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Writing Successful Proposals

Andreas Karatsolis, Assoc. Director, Writing, Rhetoric, & Prof. Communication Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/09 Limited to 30...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Rotch Library Limited Access Open House

Heard of the Rotch Limited Access collection? Curious to know what lives behind those glass walls in Rotch Library? Stop by to take a look at a sampling of...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Prepping for a Site Visit: Culture, Fit, and Growth

In addition to examining aesthetics like coffee pots and scenic views, visiting an employer encompasses taking a deep look at those around you, and even...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 2:00pm to 2:30pm
Data Management for Postdocs and Research Scientists

Are you creating or managing research data? This hands-on workshop will provide an overview of data management topics, including file organization and...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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 09, 2018 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Scott Keeney)

Speaker: Dr. Scott Keeney, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Title: 'When Good Breaks Go Bad: Germline Genome Rearrangements". Hosted by Dr. Angelika...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
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....

Brazilian film showing "Vazante"

Vazante is a historical period drama adventure film about slavery in 1820s Brazil, directed by Daniela Thomas in her feature film debut. The film premiered...

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 6:30pm to 9:30pm
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(Women's Basketball) Springfield College vs. MIT

(Women's Basketball) Springfield College vs. MIT

Tuesday, January 09, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
IAP Contra Dance with live English Ceilidh 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 9, 2018