Events

Friday, November 2, 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.

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...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 9:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Lindsey Orgren (Raines)

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, November 02, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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STAGE Seminar

Siyan Daniel Li (Harvard) Argument Outline For Mordell's Conjecture We will first introduce the Kodaira–Parshin family of abelian varieties over a curve of...

Friday, November 02, 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, November 02, 2018 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
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, November 02, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
FISH Seminar: Dr. Ben Holtzman (Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory)

Machine Listening reveals cyclic changes in seismic source spectra in The Geysers geothermal field, California; can we learn to hear changes in the...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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, November 02, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Machine Learning for Decision Makers

Machine learning has the potential to transform nearly all processes, but many of today’s decision makers remain uncertain about what it is… and how they can...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Parsons Environmental Science Seminar

Prof. Mikhail Tikhonov Physics Department Washington University in St Louis Performance tradeoffs and eco-evolutionary interplay at high...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Speaker: Hong Wang Title: About Falconer distance problem in the plane Abstract: If E is a compact set of Hausdorff dimension greater than 5/4 on the...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Women in Computing & Engineering Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Join the MIT Libraries and EECS GSA and EECS GW6 members on November 2 as we celebrate women in computing and engineering! We'll celebrate Millie...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Computational Research in Boston and Beyond Seminar  (CRIBB)

SPEAKER: Stefanie Jegelka (MIT) TITLE: Aspects of Robustness and Representation in Machine Learning ABSTRACT: Reliability of machine learning methods...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Computational Research in Boston and Beyond Seminar  (CRIBB)

SPEAKER: Stefanie Jegelka (MIT) TITLE: Aspects of Robustness and Representation in Machine Learning ABSTRACT: Reliability of machine learning methods...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Furry First Friday

Stop by Hayden Library to spend some time with furry friends from Dog BONES: Therapy Dogs of Massachusetts. Dogs and their handlers will be outside the...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Gloria Mari-Beffa (Wisconsin) Discrete Geometry of polygons and soliton equations The relation between the discrete geometry of surfaces and completely...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Unconventional Materials and Paradigms for Water Purification and Quality Control in the 21st Century

Innovations across the entire spectrum of technology, policy, business, and society are needed to address the challenge of providing an adequate amount of...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Sebastian Cioaba (University of Delaware) TITLE: The smallest eigenvalues of Hamming, Johnson and other graphs ABSTRACT: The smallest...

MISTI / MIT Japan Program Info Session

Learn about all-expenses-paid internship and research opportunities in Japan. Interested in going to Japan for an all-expenses-paid 3-12 month internship or...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Graduate Economics Association Social Hour

- Discuss economics research - Socialize over food and beverages - This month we will be doing trivia about the MIT Economics Department

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Luke Bulman | How to Read

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

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
GCF Large Group: Prof. Rosalind Picard (Media Lab)

This week, we'll hear from Prof. Roz Picard in the Media Lab on the topic of "building a relationship with God." Dinner will be served at 7 pm and the...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Warehouse Halloween Dinner

The Warehouse Graduate Residence (NW30) is hosting a Halloween Dinner on November 2nd at 7 P.M. as part of the Collaborative Grad Dorm Halloween Event,...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
SP Halloween Dance Party

We will hold a Halloween Dance Party on 11/2 between 9pm to 1am in Sidney Pacific Multipurpose Room. Dress up and come to our decorated Halloween party to...

Friday, November 02, 2018 at 9:00pm to 1:00am

Friday, November 2, 2018