Events

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

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...

Materials Day 2018

Materials Day is the capstone event for the Materials Research Laboratory (MRL). The symposium and poster session includes speakers from industry as well at...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
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...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Expecting and New Parents Group at Westgate

Led by MIT mom Colleen, this is a weekly group for parents-to-be and parents of infants to crawlers to share information and support each other. For more...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Newcomers Office Hour

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
 Sack Lunch Seminar (SLS) - Gianluca Meneghello

About this Series The Atmosphere, Ocean and Climate Sack Lunch Seminar Series is an informal seminar series within PAOC that focuses on more specialized...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk - Marana Avant, Mezzo-Soprano

Artists Beyond the Desk proudly presents Mezzo Soprano Marana Avant, who will give a short recital of classic vocal works by Mozart, Brahms, Purcell, Arlen,...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12:00pm
Choosing Quality Child Care

Presenter – Kathy Kasabula, B.A.; Child Care Operations Administrator, MIT Work-Life Center This monthly introductory discussion is specially designed for...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Estate Planning Basics

Presenter: Patricia C. D’Agostino, J.D.; Partner, Margolis & Bloom, LLP This seminar will provide an overview of the essential estate-planning documents...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
World War I Centenary

SSP Wednesday Seminar Speaker: Sephen Van Evera

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
The November Elections: Thoughts and Considerations: A Lunch-Time Series

Join us for a series of Wednesday lunch-time discussions beginning on October 3 focusing on the upcoming elections and how we might work towards a more just...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting: Boston by Foot

Join us for a tour of Boston's Back Bay. Meet us in the front of the MIT Coop in Kendall Square at 1 p.m. We will take the T to Boston for the tour. Children...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Foundations of Deep Learning: An Introduction

Please join MIT Professional Education for this inaugural workshop ofFoundations of Deep Learning: An Introduction, taking place at Admiralty Center, Hong...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Immigrant Entrepreneurs from Main Street to the Fort Point

Are we a stronger city and economy because of our historic openness to immigration or should we close the borders and restrict access? What happens to the...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
xTalk with Keith Baker, MD

Speaking on: "The Cognitive Science of Teaching and Learning" This xTalk will review key studies on how people learn and demonstrate strategies that lead to...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
 EAPS Department Lecture Series - John Grotzinger (Caltech)

About this Series Weekly talks given by leading thinkers in the areas of geology, geophysics, geobiology, geochemistry, atmospheric science, oceanography,...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
All About UROP

COme learn about MIT's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) and how to find a position with an MIT faculty member

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
EPP book talk: Entrepreneurial Negotiation

The great majority of startups fail, and most entrepreneurs who have succeeded have had to bounce back from serious mistakes. Entrepreneurs fumble key...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Finding the Right UROP

Looking for a UROP to explore the wonderful world of research at MIT? Want to know how this fits into your future plans to become an MD or MD-PhD? Not sure...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Geometric Analysis Seminar

Gang Zhou (Department of Mathematical Sciences, Binghamton University) Title: “Generic singularity of mean curvature flow: formations and detailed...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Henry L. Pierce Laboratory Seminar Series -Prof. Özlem Ergun

Deterministic and Stochastic Road Network Recovery Problems Abstract: Due to the ubiquitous nature of disruptive extreme events, functionality of the...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
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Erik Hurst (Chicago Booth)

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
“Spatial organization in the human microbiome at micron scales"

Jessica Mark Welch, Marine Biological Laboratory for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT Pizza @ 3:45PM ... Seminar @ 4PM In the...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Benjamin Gunby (Harvard University TITLE: The asymptotics of pattern classes of set partitions ABSTRACT: In 2003, Marcus and Tardos proved...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
MIT-Harvard Inorganic Chemistry Seminar: Prof. Aaron Esser-Kahn (University of Chicago)

Title: TBA

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
MIT-Mexico Information Session

MIT students: Come learn how you can intern do research and/or teach in Mexico! hear from returning students

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
 
The Legacy of May 1968: Guy Hocquenghem and Queer Politics

Speaker: Antoine Idier, Director of study and research, École nationale supérieure d'arts de Paris-Cergy Activist, journalist and philosopher Guy...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

The Challenges and Opportunities to Address Contaminants in Wastewater

Wastewater systems were designed to treat human organic waste. However, as the waste generated by our society has increased in complexity, so have the...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Soap Box Series: "Are we our brains?"

"Are we our brains?" with Professor Alan Jasanoff and Robert McIntyre Join us for the first part of our Soap Box Series, where we host a lively conversation...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Santander - Company Presentation

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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(Men's Soccer) Bridgewater State University vs. MIT

(Men's Soccer) Bridgewater State University vs. MIT

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
Budokon Yoga

Budokon Yoga involves the mix of strength training, flexibility and meditation. It is inspired by traditional yoga and some animal locomotion movements to...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Life - A Vedic Perspective

Origins Club first meeting for this fall - An introduction to spirituality and life from the Vedic Perspective.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
WHO AM I ?

Am I my head or my face? No, It is my face. Am I my chest? No, It is my chest. Am I my arm or my hand? Am I my leg? No, they are my hands and legs. All...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm
Israeli Dance Beginner's Classes

Here's your chance to learn circle, line, and couple dances to the latest Israeli songs and popular classics. No experience necessary! All are welcome! Open...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018