Events

Friday, November 30, 2018

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT, 6:30 PM

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT, 6:30 PM

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...

Digital Transformation: from AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain and Cybersecurity

In a rapidly expanding digital marketplace, legacy companies without a clear digital transformation strategy are being left behind. How can we stay on top of...

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...

Machine Learning: From Data to Decisions

It’s a common challenge for decision makers: how do we make optimal choices with so many unknown variables? It turns out that business insights come from...

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 30, 2018 at 9:00am
 COG3 Seminar: Liz Hajek (Penn State)

Reconstructing landscape dynamics from the sedimentary archive Recent work has shown how stochastic sediment-transport dynamics in terrestrial and marine...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Lasantha Wickramasinghe (Schrock)

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 30, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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STAGE Seminar

Nicholas Triantafillou (MIT) Abelian-by-finite families and a Kodaira-Parshin construction To prove that Y(K) is finite, Lawrence and Venkatesh construct a...

Friday, November 30, 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 30, 2018 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Thesis Defense: B. B. Cael

Distributional Models of Ocean Carbon Export

Friday, November 30, 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, November 30, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 FISH: Quingyu Wang (U. Grenoble)

Ambient Noise-based Seismic Monitoring of the Evolution of Mechanical Properties of the Crust beneath Japan The Japanese High Sensitivity Seismograph...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Fourth Annual Judith Ann Lippard Memorial Lecture in Cancer Research: Joan Brugge

Heterogeneity and Transient Commensalism in Clonal Populations of Cancer Cells Dr. Joan Brugge is the Louise Foote Pfeiffer Professor of Cell Biology at...

Friday, November 30, 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 30, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Navigating MIT: Cheat Sleep

Zan Barry from Community Wellness will be presenting Learn how to get better quality sleep even when you can’t get quantity sleep.Identify simple lifestyle...

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

Speaker: Tim Large Title: TBD Abstract: TBD

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

Catholic Mass

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Thesis Defense:  Olesya Levsh

Weng Lab I "The role of enzyme promiscuity in plant metabolic evolution"

Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Dima Arinkin (University of Wisconsin–Madison) Classical limit of the local geometric Langlands correspondence The classical limit of the global geometric...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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MSEAS Seminar

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 3:00pm
       Brains, Minds + Machines Seminar Series: Perceiving what we cannot sense: Insights from 3D vision

Speaker/s: Ari Rosenberg, Assistant Professor - Ph.D., Computational Neuroscience, University of Chicago Abstract: Our sensory systems are unable to...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Combating the Climate Crisis: from Regulation to Legislation: Senator Edward Markey

Combating the Climate Crisis: from Regulation to Legislation Senator Edward J. Markey, a consumer champion and national leader on climate change, energy,...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 4:00pm
Machine Learning Accelerates the Diagnosis, Process Optimization, and Discovery of Novel Energy Materials

Machine learning (ML) is ripe to disrupt three research tasks: diagnosis, process optimization, and discovery. “Diagnosis” in this context refers to the...

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

SPEAKER: Steven Karp (University of Michigan) TITLE: Topology of totally positive spaces ABSTRACT: The classical example of a totally positive space...

(Men's Squash) MIT at Harvard University

(Men's Squash) MIT at Harvard University

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

Come discuss economics research over food and drinks with the GEA

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MIT BSA Victory Day Movie Night 2018

MIT BSA will be hosting a movie night this Friday as a celebration for the Victory Day 2018! Join us in enjoying a Bangla movie along with the Bangladeshi...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Integrated Design & Management Information Evening

Join us for an evening to learn about the Integrated Design & Management (IDM) program in design, engineering, and management! Meet current students and...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
GCF Faculty Dinner

The Graduate Christian Fellowship is hosting their semesterly dinner with faculty members! Come and fellowship with professors as brothers and sisters in...

MIT Wind Ensemble: 4th Annual Prism Concert Spectacular

Light passing through a spectrum of music for large and small ensemble MIT Wind Ensemble Frederick Harris, Jr., Music Director, Kenneth Amis, Assistant...

The Chorallaries Present: Parkourallaries!

MARK-our your calendars: The Chorallaries of MIT are hyped for their annual fall concert on November 30... Parkourallaries! Join us for a night of XTREME...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 8:30pm to 10:00pm
The Chorallaries of MIT: PARKOURALLARIES

MARK-our your calendars: The Chorallaries of MIT are hyped for their annual fall concert on November 30... Parkourallaries! Join us for a night of XTREME...

Friday, November 30, 2018 at 8:30pm to 10:00pm

Friday, November 30, 2018