Events

Wednesday, October 17, 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...

DUSP PhD Open House

Visit DUSP to learn more about the PhD program. Attendees have the opportunity to meet with the PhD Committee and attend DUSP's fall lecture series "Planning...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 10:45am to 2:00pm
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 17, 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 17, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Fiber Crafts Group

The Fiber Crafts Group invites you to join them as you start a new handwork project or finish an old one. The casual environment lends itself perfectly to...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 Sack Lunch Seminar Series (SLS) - Andrew Stewart

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 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
AAMC Competencies Overview

Are you planning on applying to medical school? If so, do you know what the Association of American Medical Colleges Competencies are? Medical schools want...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Harvard Law School Information Session

An Admissions Officer at Harvard Law School (HLS) will speak about studying at HLS and the admissions process for the regular J.D. program and the Junior...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:15pm
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Making Informed Retirement Planning Decisions: A Two-Part Series

Presenters: Ken Davies, E.A., C.E.B.S., B.S.; Retirement Programs Manager, MIT Steven Dimitriou, A.I.F., Q.P.F.C.; Managing Partner, Mayflower...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Rising Nuclear Threats in a Disrupted World

SSP Wednesday Seminar Lori Murray (Council on Foreign Relations) Nuclear Threats are on the rise, as regional state actors proliferate, non-state actors...

Wednesday, October 17, 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 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
OPEN HOUSE Minor in Polymers and Soft Matter (MPSM)

Advance your career to the frontiers of interdisciplinary science! Meet with faculty to learn about MIT’s exciting new undergraduate Minor in Polymers and...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting - Culture Shock

Jennifer Recklet Tassi will lead a group discussion on the topic of culture shock. When: Wednesdays from 3:00-5:00 pm, from February to May and from...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
“Making New Materials from Synthetically Modified Proteins” PPSM Seminar

Prof. Matthew B. Francis, Department of Chemistry, University of California/Berkeley REFRESHMENTS 3:00 PM

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
EAPS Department Lecture Series - Ginger Armbrust (University of Washington)

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

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry L. Pierce Laboratory Seminar Series - Prof. Tiziana Vanorio

Concrete and Concrete-Like Rocks: Engineered by Humans, Inspired by Nature? Abstract Ancient concrete would seem to have little to do with volcano...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Anton Petukhov (MIT Sloan)

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Sitan Chen (MIT) TITLE: Improved bounds for sampling colorings via linear programming ABSTRACT: This talk will be about the well-known problem...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Inorganic Chemistry Student Seminar: Adam Rieth (Dinca Group)

Title: TBA

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Building Your Next Mobile App

Join us on to learn about the benefits of strategizing and blueprinting your next mobile app. Building an app can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars and...

Opening Reception | Introducing Tony Conrad: A Retrospective

Join us for the opening reception for Introducing Tony Conrad: A Retrospective. This exhibition reception takes place at the MIT List Visual Arts Center...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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,...

Altice USA - Company Presentation

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Boston's Life Science Disruptors

Join Xconomy for this unique event featuring candid stories from some of New England's most radical biotech company leaders, founders, and VC backers out to...

Digital Finance Group - Company Presentation

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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MIT Energy Club Presents: Muddy MWh

Relax, socialize, and network with fellow energy nerds over drinks and pizza at the Muddy! (Pizza will be provided) Must be 21+

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Soap Box Series: "What makes us human?"

"What makes us human?" with Amanda Tarullo and Joshua Tenenbaum Join us for the second part of our Soap Box Series, where we host a lively conversation...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Why capable graduate students suffer from the Imposter Syndrome, and how to THRIVE in spite of it!

Do you chalk your success up to luck, timing, or other external factors?Do you believe "If I can do it, anyone can'? Do you agonize over the smallest flaws...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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 17, 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 17, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
MSA General Body Meeting

Please join the MIT MSA for our second general body meeting of the semester. You'll have the chance to meet members of the MSA, and enjoy some good wraps...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Talk- Understanding Consciousness ( WHO AM I series - Part II )

Join us to explore one of the most mysterious phenomena in the universe: the "consciousness". Find answers to the questions: Why it exists? What defines...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, October 17, 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 17, 2018