Tuesday, November 27, 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: Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy; Imagined Communities: Photographs by Mila Teshaieva; Gestural Engineering: The...

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...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 9:00am
MS&PC Toddler Play Group

This is a weekly group for parents of toddlers, to share information and support each other. For more information contact us at...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 10:30am to 11:30am
Prof. Keith Nelson: "Using Light to Study Materials" (APhys Lecture)

Applied Physics @ MIT presents a lecture. Prof. Keith Nelson, MIT Chemistry "Using light to study materials: Thermal, acoustic, shock, and particle impact...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 11:45am 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...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Meridian Singers, fall rehearsals

Meridian Singers, directed by Michael Barrett, an a cappella chorus open to all in the MIT community, is seeking new members. Come sing with us as we...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Think Big: Identify Goals and Set Priorities

Presenter: Anna Robinson, M.A., WLCP®, SHRM-CP This collaborative workshop is intended to help you set clear, measurable life goals that are directly...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
 PICS Seminar: Michael Marsset (MIT)

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Colloquium Series [PlCS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span the...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

SPEAKER: William Irvine (University of Chicago) TITLE: Spinning Top-ology ABSTRACT: Geometry, topology and broken symmetry play a powerful role in...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Aaron Bertram (University of Utah) Title: Stability for Regular Coherent Sheaves Abstract: The Gieseker slope of a coherent sheaf on projective space is...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Jamie Williamson)

Speaker: Dr. Jamie Williamson, The Scripps Research Institute, Title: Watching Ribosomes Assemble," Hosted by Gene Wei-Li. The Biology Colloquium is a weekly...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Censored: Distraction and Diversion Inside China's Great Firewall (IDSS Seminar)

Abstract: As authoritarian governments around the world develop sophisticated technologies for controlling information, many observers have predicted that...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
John Waugh Lecture in Physical Chemistry

Speaker: Professor Adriaan Bax, National Institutes of Health, TITLE: Opportunities and challenges of pressure-jump NMR spectroscopy in the study of...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Jeffrey Galkowski (Northeastern U.) Concentration and growth of Laplace eigenfunctions In this talk we will discuss a new approach to understanding...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:00pm


Olivier Blanchard (MIT)

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Zhiyuan Ding (University of Chicago) Title: “On analogues of modular units for the moduli stack of Drinfeld shtukas” Abstract: We construct certain...

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
L. Nichols '05 '07: Reading of Flocks

Join us for a reading of Flocks, the autobiographical graphic novel by L. Nichols '05 & '07. Introduction by Stephen Tapscott, Professor of...

LBGTQ Spirituality & Faith Series: In conversation with Magda Mohamed and Nabil Khan

Join us for dinner and conversation as we embark on a series exploring multiple aspects of identity in a variety of religious and spiritual traditions. Hear...

Jazz Combos Concert

Free & Open to the Public

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 7:30pm

Tuesday, November 27, 2018