Events

Wednesday, November 28, 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...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 9:00am
Decorate MIT for the holidays!

Let's decorate MIT for the holidays! Every year, the Women's League creates the large holiday wreaths that hang at the entrance to 77 Mass Ave. We provide...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
Thesis Defense:  Chawalit "Net" Charoenpong

The Production and Fate of Ammonium in Deep-Sea Hydrothermal Environments

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 9:30am to 10:30am
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, November 28, 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, November 28, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Sustainability Lunch Series: Procurement and Sustainability at AB InBev

Join Tony Milikin (Chief Procurement and Sustainability Officer) and Greg Belt (Global VP of Smart Value Creation, Procurement & ZX Ventures) to learn about...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 11:45am to 12:45pm
Artists Beyond the Desk - Kevin McLellan, Poet

Kevin will read from his recently published full-length poetry collection, Ornitheology, as well as sharing a few of his newest, not yet published...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12:00pm
Language Lunch

Meet Eat Speak Come to meet other language enthusiasts, students taking learning languages, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. All MIT...

Wednesday, November 28, 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...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
The Rise and Fall (?) of the Humanitarian intervention Project

SSP Wednesday Seminar Rajan Menon (City College of New York) Not long ago, humanitarian intervention was all the rage and produced a cottage industry of...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
MIT China Forum: MIT's Strategy on China

This panel is a follow-up to the China Summit in Beijing and will address MIT's strategies going forward. Panelists include Richard Lester, MIT Associate...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting: Gentle Stretching

Yoga and mindfulness are both paths to becoming more grounded and present in your day-to-day life. In this workshop, you will learn how to use your...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry L. Pierce  Laboratory Seminar with Prof. Lamberson

MAX Phases: A Ripple in Time Abstract: Layered solids are ubiquitous in nature and man-made systems from geological formations and ice, to...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
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Sydney Ludvigson (NYU Stern)

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Lauren Williams (Harvard University) TITLE: From multiline queues to Macdonald polynomials via the exclusion process ABSTRACT: Recently...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Lie Groups Seminar

Monica Nevins (Ottawa) On the unicity of types for supercuspidal representations Types are representations of compact open subgroups which identify a...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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MIT SIAM Seminar

Ali Ramadhan, Graduate student, EAPS (Climate Science) Title: Reducing the error bars on climate predictionsAbstract: Starting with the first computational...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
MTL Executive Seminar: Age of Accelerated Innovation: From Quantum to Systems and Beyond

Dr. Ahmad Bahai: CTO, Texas Instruments Incorporated RECEPTION begins at 4:00pm Dr. Bahai is the Chief Technology Officer of Texas Instruments and the...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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,...

Koru Mindfulness - for students only

Open your mind and manage your stress! Koru is a four-week introduction to the practice of Mindfulness. Koru has been proven to help participants decrease...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:15pm
# Talk Material Nature And It's Laws

Join us to know about Prakriti - the material nature from the perspective of Vedic philosophy. You will get familiar with the philosophical aspects of...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm
(Women's Basketball) Babson College vs. MIT

(Women's Basketball) Babson College vs. MIT

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
Life - A Vedic Perspective

Origins Club first meeting for this fall - An introduction to spirituality and life from the Vedic Perspective.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm
Indian Themed Coffee Hour

Enjoy an Indian Themed Coffee Hour, delicious and warm Indian snacks, followed by Bollywood karaoke! Helpers welcome at 8pm. Sponsored by GSC, MIT Sangam,...

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 9:00pm to 10:00pm

Wednesday, November 28, 2018