Events

Friday, October 26, 2018

2019 Open Enrollment

Employees can make changes or enroll in our health insurance plans. Open Enrollment will take place from Monday, October 22 - Friday, November 2, 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...

MICROCOURSE: EFFECTIVE PROBLEM SOLVING FOR TEAMS

Businesses today face more problems than they have time to solve. As a result, people admit they tend jump too quickly to solutions. But how can someone...

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...

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Ash Wright (Dinca)

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 26, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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STAGE Seminar

Sasha Petrov (Harvard) p-adic Period Mappings and the S-unit Equation I will finish the proof of the finiteness of solutions of the S-unit equation using...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Storytelling 101

Tell us a (true!) story! Kirsty Bennett, former director and producer for The Moth will lead a series of meetings where you will learn how to form your ideas...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 10:00am
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 26, 2018 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
PSFC Seminar: Alessandro Bortolon

Real-time wall conditioning through low-Z dust injection in ASDEX-Upgrade and DIII-D plasmas Alessandro Bortolon, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory The...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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 26, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition Tour | Introducing Tony Conrad: A Retrospective

Join us for a tour of both the MIT List Visual Arts Center and the Carpenter Center of Visual Arts to view the entire Cambridge presentation of Introducing...

MIT List Visual Arts Center | Introducing Tony Conrad: A Retrospective

Throughout his six-decade career, Tony Conrad (American, 1940–2016) forged his own path through numerous artistic movements, from Fluxus to the Pictures...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Parsons Environmental Science Seminar

The pulse-reserve model in plant ecology: history and current status Prof. Susan Schwinning Biology Department Texas State University In the early 1970s,...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Practicing Mindfulness for Awareness, Wellness, and Connection

Presenter: Gretchen Ki Steidle, M.B.A.; Founder and President, Global Grassroots and the Conscious Social Change Initiative Do you ever feel like you’re on...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Speaker: Andy Senger Title: (Non-)immersions of real projective spaces Abstract: Given a smooth manifold M, it is a classical problem in differential...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
xTalk with Mitchell Stevens

Speaking on: "Doing Things WIth MOOCs: Utilization Strategies of Learners in Massively Open Online Courses" MOOCs are frequently criticized as poor...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Men's Soccer) Emerson College vs. MIT

(Men's Soccer) Emerson College vs. MIT, Note New Date & Time

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 3:00pm
 
2018 Hottel Lecture: Climate change and how we can shift to a sustainable future

Steven Chu is the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Physics and Professor of Molecular & Cellular Physiology in the Medical School at Stanford University....

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
EAPS Family Weekend Reception

Meet EAPS faculty, staff, and students, and learn about your student's major or prospective field of study.

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Andrei Negut (MIT) Geometric realization of q-W-algebras In this talk, I will present a survey of recent (and ongoing) work on the geometric representation...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Brains, Minds and Machines Seminar: Body-Brain Interface: Neuroanatomical and Functional Insights from the Primate Insular Cortex

Speaker: Henry Evrard , Head of Research Group, CIN Functional and Comparative Neuroanatomy, Werner Reichardt Center for Integrative Neuroscience, Max Planck...

Extreme events in complex dynamical systems: prediction and statistical quantification

For many natural and engineering systems, extreme events, corresponding to large excursions, have significant consequences and are important to predict....

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Bhargav Narayanan (Rutgers) TITLE: Exceptional subgraphs for the random walk Graphs ABSTRACT: Is there a single infinite sequence of...

Nicholas de Monchaux | Pasts, Presents, and Futures of Spatial Computing

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Design and Computation Lecture Series Pasts, Presents, and Futures of Spatial Computing Organized by...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
(Women's Soccer) Emerson College vs. MIT

(Women's Soccer) Emerson College vs. MIT, Note New Date & Time

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm
 
Clifford V. Johnson and Hillary Chute: The Dialogues

Join the MIT Press Bookstore in welcoming physicist Clifford V. Johnson to discuss his non-fiction graphic novel, The Dialogues. He will be in conversation...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Annual Family Weekend Concert

Infinite Winds: Innovative Music from MIT and Beyond MIT Wind Ensemble & MIT Festival Jazz Ensemble Frederick Harris, music director, Kenneth Amis,...

The Chalk Cycle

Directed by Claire Conceison October 25 - 27 at 8:00 PM October 28 Matinee at 2:00 PM 1284 China 1944 Caucasus 2004 USA Today Anywhere One...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 8:00pm
The Chalk Cycle

Directed by Claire Conceison October 25 - 27 at 8:00 PM October 28 Matinee at 2:00 PM 1284 China 1944 Caucasus 2004 USA Today Anywhere One...

Friday, October 26, 2018 at 8:00pm

Friday, October 26, 2018