Events

Monday, October 1, 2018

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal; Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual...

Geometry and Topology Seminar

Irving Dai (Princeton) Title: Involutive Floer Homology and Applications to the Homology Cobordism Group Abstract: In this talk, we discuss some recent...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 3:00am to 4:00am
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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...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Introduction to Python Workshop

This workshop introduces the basic elements of Python that are commonly used for data cleaning, analysis, visualization, and other applications. Participants...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
Mindful Movement in the MIT Chapel

Mindful Movement combines the ancient stretching techniques found in yoga with a focus on divine energy, to offer a revitalization of body, mind, and soul....

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 10:30am to 11:15am
 PAOC Colloquium - Robin Wordsworth (Harvard)

Speaker: Robin Wordsworth (Harvard) About this Series The PAOC Colloquium is a weekly interdisciplinary seminar series that brings together the whole PAOC...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Chez Pierre Seminar

Michael Norman - Argonne National Labratory Mineralogy Inspires Physics

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Om Under the Dome

To help you stay grounded and balanced, the MIT Libraries host 30-minute silent meditations in the Barker Reading Room. Sessions are held every Monday at...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Mondays in The Chapel

Please join us each week* for Mondays in the Chapel: Gratitude from 12:30-12:50pm. Mondays in the Chapel is a time for us to pause and come together in...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:00pm
 
Talk: 'Materials Innovation for Better Living' by Dr. Jiaxing Huang

Abstract Curious observations can often inspire people to come up with new hypotheses and define new problems in research. I will share a few such...

Career Connect Consultation

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

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Optimal Dynamic Hotel Pricing

John Rust (Georgetown University)

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Settling With the Elite: Large Landowners in America's Westward Expansion

Cory Smith (MIT)

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
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John Rust (Georgetown University)

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
American Nuclear Society Mid-Autumn Festival

The American Nuclear Society celebrates the Mid-Autumn Festival! Sponsored by the GSC Funding Board

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Irving Dai (Graduate Student - Princeton University, Department of Mathematics) Title: Involutive Floer Homology and Applications to the Homology Cobordism...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Is Health Insurance Enough? Insuring the Labor Market Risks of Hospitalization

Michael Stepner (MIT)

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Probability Seminar

Jean-Bernard Zuber (Sorbonne University) Revisiting Horn's problem Horn's problem deals with the following question: what can be said about the spectrum of...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Topology Seminar

Prasit Bhattacharya (University of Virginia) "A $2$-local type $3$ spectrum, its periodic $v_3$-self-map, and its $K(3)$-local homotopy...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 4:30pm
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CEE C.C. Mei Distinguished Speaker Series - Prof. Andrew Lo - Fear, Greed and Financial Crisis 10 Years Later

DSS Seminar: Mon., 10/1/18 from 5:00-6:00pm, 1-190 DSS Poster Title: Fear, Greed, and Financial Crisis 10 Years Later Abstract: 2018 marks the 10-year...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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ComMIT and Harvard Science in the News Mixer

Join us for the first-ever joint meeting of Science in the News and Communicating Science at MIT. Dinner will be provided! Please RSVP here to help with the...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nico Kienzl | Atelier Ten: Global Perspectives on Sustainability

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series / Organized by the Building Technology Group As a director of Atelier Ten and leader of its global...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
"A Suitable Girl" Film Screening and Conversation with the Director

Winner of the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival New Director Award, “A Suitable Girl” follows three young women in India struggling to maintain their identities and...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 5:30pm
“A Suitable Girl” screening with director Sarita Khurana

Join MIT-India, Comparative Media Studies/Writing, Women’s and Gender Studies, Global Studies and Languages, and the Open Documentary Lab for a special...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Amazon Robotics - Company Presentation

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Fall 2018 Start Smart Class For Entrepreneurs

Meets for 8 classes, Monday & Thursday Evenings, October 1 - November 1 All classes meet in the MIT Tang Center, Room tba Start Smart is a hands-on class...

Schlumberger - Company Presentation

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Science Policy Initiative October Discussion: Open Access Research

Recently, Open Access has become an increasingly high-profile issue in the global scientific community. Most notably, a group of European research funding...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Strategy& Company Presentation - Middle East

Strategy&, part of the PwC network, cordially invites MIT students who have an interest in the Middle East region to our Information Session & Networking...

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Monday, October 01, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm

Monday, October 1, 2018