Events

Thursday, November 1, 2018

(Field Hockey) MIT at TBA

(Field Hockey) MIT at TBA, NEWMAC Tournament Semifinal

(Men's Soccer) NEWMAC Tournament Semifinals vs. MIT

(Men's Soccer) NEWMAC Tournament Semifinals vs. MIT

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.

Come Fly Away: Images of Flight from the Vail Rare Book Collection

Featuring selections from the extensive Vail Rare Book Collection and Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides and Clippings, Come Fly Away is a...

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...

Assemblies and Nature

Artists Neil Gaikwad and Isabel Moya Camacho show the contrast between the synthetic and the organic, from a nature-inspired design to a design-inspired...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 9:00am
Introduction to GIS & Mapping

Learn the basics of visualizing geographic information and creating your own maps in a Geographic Information System (GIS). We will introduce open source and...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
Sustainability Lunch Series: Supply Chain Management

Join the Sustainability Initiative’s Bethany Patten and MIT Sloan Alum Meredith Thurston (MBA '18) who serves as a Labor Innovation Manager at Nike, in a...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 11:45am to 12:45pm
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...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Critical Questions Live: Is it up to business to save the planet?

How much can we expect business to lead on sustainability? What should be a company’s biggest priority: Serving its shareholders, providing jobs, or...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
“The Importance of Regulation: The Impact of RNA-Regulators on Bacterial Fitness”

Michelle Meyer, Boston College for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT "In many bacterial species, gene regulation can be...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Career Connect Consultation

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is reserved solely for the spouses and...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
TALK: Cynthia Vinzant

Title: Completely log-concave polynomials in theory and applications Speaker: Cynthia Vinzant (North Carolina State University) Abstract: Stability is a...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 2:00pm
“Impacts of Demand Shocks on Firm Development: Evidence from Public Procurement Lotteries in Ecuador” (w/ P. Carrillo, D. Pomeranz, and M. Singhal)

Dave Donaldson (MIT) **Intl. seminar joins OE seminar @ 2:30**

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Integrable Probability Working Group

SPEAKER: Pavel Galashin (MIT) TITLE: Ising model and total positivity ABSTRACT: The planar Ising model, introduced in 1920, is one of the most...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT D-Lab Tour

Visit MIT D-Lab and learn about how we work with people around the world to develop and advance collaborative approaches and practical solutions to global...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
(Field Hockey) MIT at Babson College

(Field Hockey) MIT at Babson College, Game 3 - NEWMAC Semifinals

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 3:30pm
 
Biological Engineering Seminar

June Medford, Colorado State University Empowering Life on Earth Through Engineering Quantitative Controls & Sustainable Water Production in a Plant...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
MIT Humanist Student Discussion Group

The Humanist Chaplaincy at MIT is here to support students in becoming the most compassionate and ethical humans you can be. Thursdays in the Chapel,...

Novartis Lecture in Organic Chemistry: Sir Shankar Balasubramanian (University of Cambridge) & Dr. Chris Gampe (Novartis)

Balasubramanian lecture title TBA Gampe lecture: The Ends Justify the Means: Tweaking mRNA Properties For more information, contact Shannon Wagner...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Establishing Trust and Trustworthiness in Global Businesses

Ozalp Ozer Ashbel Smith Chair Professor of Management Science University of Texas Abstract: In this presentation, we will discuss when, how, and why the...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
2018-2019 Arthur Miller Lecture on Science and Ethics: Elections and Technology

Contemporary democratic elections are increasingly technology intensive. With anxieties about the technological integrity of both American and foreign...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:30pm to 8:30pm
Brandeis Harvard MIT Northeastern Mathematics Colloquium

Vlad Vicol (Courant Institute, NYU) Title: Wild solutions to the Navier-Stokes equation Abstract: We prove that distributional solutions of the 3D...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Econometric Analysis of Diffusion Over a Large Network

Kevin Song (UBC-Vancouver School of Economics)

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Focus on Russia: Russia's Place in the New World Order

Ambassador Hill will analyze Western efforts to integrate Russia into the post-Cold War European Security Architecture and why they failed. Each semester...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
2018 Comparative Media Studies Alumni Panel

On the heels of the day’s graduate program information session, join us for our annual colloquium featuring alumni of CMS, discussing their lives from MIT to...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 5:00pm
It's Alive! Play Reading Series: Rhinoceros

A semi-staged playreading of "Rhinoceros" by Eugene Ionesco, adapted by Wesley Savick Directed by Senior Lecturer Anna Kohler Free & Open to the Public

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 5:00pm
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...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Graduate Student Art Talk | Musical Experiments: From Science to Experience

Take a look at the List Center’s exhibitions from a new perspective. Join Hane Lee of the MIT Media Lab Opera of the Future group to discover more about...

Nader Tehrani: The Tectonic Grain

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series The 24th Pietro Belluschi Lecture 6 PM, 10-250 Nader Tehrani is the Dean of the Irwin S. Chanin...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Ria Brodell: Butch Heroes

Please join MIT Press Bookstore in welcoming artist Ria Brodell to discuss their new book, Butch Heroes. This astonishing collection of twenty-eight...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar  (SPAMS)

SPEAKER: Vishesh Jain (MIT) TITLE: Finding perfect matchings in regular bipartite graphs in O (n log n) time ABSTRACT: Hall's theorem shows that a...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
TCC All Saints Day Party

MIT's Tech Catholic Community is celebrating the saints with delicious food and weird saint trivia! Optionally dress up as your favorite saint; props to...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 6:15pm to 9:00pm
(Women's Soccer) U.S. Coast Guard Academy vs. MIT

(Women's Soccer) U.S. Coast Guard Academy vs. MIT, NEWMAC Tournament Semifinals

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Volleyball) Babson College vs. MIT

(Women's Volleyball) Babson College vs. MIT, NEWMAC Tournament Semifinal

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
IAP Work-Study & Internships Workshops

Work-Study and internship experiences deepen your analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills by applying what you have learned in a...

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
It's Alive! Play Reading Series: Rhinoceros

A semi-staged playreading of "Rhinoceros" by Eugene Ionesco, adapted by Wesley Savick Directed by Senior Lecturer Anna Kohler Free & Open to the Public

Thursday, November 01, 2018 at 8:00pm

Thursday, November 1, 2018