Events

Monday, October 15, 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...

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 15, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
 Introduction to R

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and manage datasets,...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
Career Connect Conference - Part 1

Start off your job search with MIT Spouses & Partners Career Connect! Our conference is a great way to get inspired, ask some of your burning questions, and...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 10:00am to 3:00pm
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 15, 2018 at 10:30am to 11:15am
 PAOC Colloquium - Elizabeth Hunke (Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Speaker: Elizabeth Hunke (Los Alamos National Laboratory) About this Series The PAOC Colloquium is a weekly interdisciplinary seminar series that brings...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Chez Pierre Seminar

David Vanderbilt - Rutgers University "Theory of axion insulators"

Monday, October 15, 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 15, 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 15, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:00pm
 
Is Political Competition Good for Development? The Effects of Close Elections in India.

Mahvish Shaukat (MIT)

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Price Discrimination in International Airline Markets

Charles Murry (Boston College)

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Yi Xie (Stony Brook) Title: Instantons and annular Khovanov homology Abstract: The annular Khovanov homology is an invariant for links in a thickened...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Offer Letters, Non-Competes and NDAs: What do they Really Mean?

This workshop will review and discuss the kinds of offer letters, noncompetition agreements, nondisclosure agreements, and invention assignment agreements...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
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Chemical Biology Seminar Series: Pascal Arnoux (CEA, France)

"The old roots of nicotianamine. Discovery, function, evolution and regulation of metallophores derived from nicotianamine in bacteria"

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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LIDS Seminar Series - Terry Rockafellar (University of Washington)

LIDS Seminar Series Speaker: Terry Rockafellar Affiliation: University of Washington Abstract: Multiplier methods based on augmented Lagrangians are...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Mergers and Managers: Wage Premiums and Rent Extraction in M&As

Alex Xi He (MIT)

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Applied Math Colloquium

Constantinos Daskalakis (MIT) Title: Efficient Statistics from Truncated and Dependent Samples Abstract: Classical statistical estimation assumes access to...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:15pm
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Probability Seminar

Victor Kleptsyn (Institute of Mathematical Research of Rennes) Furstenberg theorem: now with a parameter! My talk will be devoted to our joint work with...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
"The Safest Bets in Crypto have nothing to do with the price"

a talk by Albert Ni ’08, Course 18 and 6-3, Employee #5 at Dropbox, Advisor to the Ethereum Foundation

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Topology Seminar

Dylan Wilson (University of Chicago)

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:30pm
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Talk: Can we build a Conscious Machine?

This will be an interesting talk on consciousness by a leading professor at IIT Kanpur: Prof Laxmidhar Behera. All MIT students, faculty and visitors are...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 5:00pm to 8:00pm
A. Mridul and Shilpa Mridul | AKPIA Lecture

MIT Department of Architecture Aga Khan Program in Islamic Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series A.Mridul A. Mridul, an internationally awarded architect,...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Boston Indies: October, Gwen Frey "The Secret to Success in Indie Games"

The MIT Game Lab is happy to host the Boston Indies group this October for their monthly meeting. In this talk The Molasses Flood Founder and CFO Gwen Frey...

Monday, October 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

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

Monday, October 15, 2018