Events

Friday, October 12, 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...

SPURs 50th Anniversary Conference The Reflective Practitioner Reconsidered

The Special Program for Urban and Regional Studies (SPURS)/Humphrey Program will celebrate its 50th anniversary on October 12, 2018. The theme for the...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 7:30am to 5:00pm
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...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
 COG3 Seminar: Jenn Biddle (U Delaware)

About this Seminar The Chemical Oceanography, Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology Seminar [COG3] is a student-run seminar series. Topics include chemical...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Joey Dennis (Buchwald)

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, October 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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English Conversation Group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English, this is a group for you! Led by MS&PC member Sun Yeo. She has lived in the U.S. for over...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
MIT Climate Change Pitches

Climate CoLab is an open problem-solving platform from MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence, where a growing community of over 115,000 people work on and...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
STAGE Seminar

Siyan Daniel Li A Finitude Theorem for Galois Representations We will first use properties of étale cohomology to motivate the study of Galois...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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MIT S&PC Cooking Group

The MIT Cooking Group is open for all the MIT community. For those who love and have a passion for food and cooking. Our members have a varied level of...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Columbia University - Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons: Info Session

P&S provides international leadership in educating physicians, physician-scientists, and research scientists; in caring for patients ranging from those who...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Hack Your Mind: Mindfulness for Pain Relief

Speaker: Zan Barry, Senior Program Manager, Community Wellness, MIT Medical. Zan's community health programs at MIT include mindfulness and stress reduction,...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Language Lunch

Meet Eat Speak Come to meet other language enthusiasts, students taking learning languages, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. All MIT...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Speaker: Jonathan Tidor Title: Graph Property Testing Abstract: Suppose you are given a very large graph---so large that even reading all of it would be...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Waste Alliance Lecture Series: The Big Promise and Harsh Realities of Waste-to-Value: Stories from the Front

Matthew Nordan, Managing Director PRIME Impact Fund Matthew Nordan is co-founder of PRIME Coalition, a pioneering nonprofit focused on breakthrough energy...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Eric Horvitz: AI Advances and Aspirations

Abstract: Progress on AI has been slow. We have a poor understanding of the computational foundations of human intellect. Nonetheless, we’re at an...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
KGSA Coffee and Social Hour

This event provides students an opportunity to learn about Korean cultures. Students will have casual conversations with other people across all departments...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Thesis Defense: Greg Wyant

Sabatini Lab l “Lysosomal Nutrients and the mTORC1 pathway”

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 2:00pm
Wellness Fair

Join us for smoothies, puppies, raffles, giveaways, and more! The Wellness Fair is sponsored by the Division for Student Life and MindHandHeart.

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Faculty Forum Online: Melissa Mazmanian PhD '09

Join a Faculty Forum Online discussion on October 12 with Melissa Mazmanian PhD '09, Associate Professor in Informatics in the School of Information and...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 3:00pm to 3:45pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Ivan Mirkovic (Umass Amherst) Loop Grassmannians of quivers This is a joint work with Yaping Yang and Gufang Zhao. An earlier construction generalizes the...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar: Modal-Set Estimation using kNN graphs, and Applications to Clustering

Speaker: Prof. Samory Kpotufe, Princeton University Abstract: Estimating the mode or modal-sets (i.e. extrema points or surfaces) of an unknown density from...

The Distinctiveness of Human Intelligence

A lecture by Fr. Anselm Ramelow, OP (Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology, Berkeley). Fr. Anselm Ramelow is a Catholic priest in the Order of...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
(Women's Volleyball) King's (Pa.) vs. No. 21 MIT

(Women's Volleyball) King's (Pa.) vs. No. 21 MIT, MIT Quad Tournament

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 6:00pm
 
Ann Lui and Mimi Zeiger | Approaching Citizenship

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Part of the Fall 2018 Experiments in Pedagogy: Agit Arch Experiments, organized by Ana Miljacki Ann...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Outing Club FREE Triple Film Night

Join the MIT Outing Club and MIT LSC for a night of 3 films for FREE and Open to the Public. Era of Megafires (60:00), Blue Heart (43:00), and Yugen (53:00)...

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Friday, October 12, 2018