Events

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

(Field Hockey) MIT at TBA

(Field Hockey) MIT at TBA, NCAA Tournament First Round

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...

MICROCOURSE: EFFECTIVE PROBLEM SOLVING FOR TEAMS

Businesses today face more problems than they have time to solve. As a result, people admit they tend jump too quickly to solutions. But how can someone...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology; Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy; Gestural Engineering:...

Nature

MIT Media Lab Phd Neil Gaikwad and Isabel Moya Camacho have been invited to participate in a solo exhibition in Fall 2018 at the Wiesner Gallery. Arts at MIT...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 9:00am
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 07, 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 07, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk - Kate Stringer & Molly Ruggles In Concert

Pianist and singer-songwriter Molly Ruggles joins forces with vocalist Kate Stringer in a wide-ranging program of original songs, cabaret classics, and rock...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:00pm
BGSA Writing Skills Panel

Upper level graduate student share their tips, tricks, and experiences for research writing. Topics will include conference paper writing, abstracts,...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Choosing Quality Child Care

Presenter – Kathy Kasabula, B.A.; Child Care Operations Administrator, MIT Work-Life Center This monthly introductory discussion is specially designed for...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Powering the Blue Economy: Turning the ocean from an electricity desert into a power oasis

Powering the Blue Economy: Turning the ocean from an electricity desert into a power oasis with Alejandro Moreno, Director, Water Power Technologies Office,...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Rules for Rebels: The Science of Victory in Militant History

SSP Wednesday Seminar Max Abrahms (Northeastern University) Ever wonder why militant groups behave as they do? For instance, why did Al Qaeda attack the...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Sack Lunch Seminar (SLS) Series: Kira Olsen (Columbia University)

Recent advances in understanding iceberg calving through seismic analysis Iceberg calving is one of the fundamental processes responsible for mass loss from...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Humanities Virtual Career Fair

MIT is participating in a series of virtual career fairs as part of the NACE STEM Coalition-- a coalition of university and colleges that have a significant...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
TLL Speaker Series: Exploratory Subjects

Discover how a team of MIT professors and instructors is engaging first-year students in... ‣ Exploring their interests in both academic majors and future...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Seminar: "Senescent Cells and Dynamics of Aging"

Title: "Senescent Cells and Dynamics of Aging" Speaker: Dr. Uri Alon, Weizmann Institute Host: Gene-Wei Li (gwli@mit.edu)

Branding Yourself: Effective Communications Skills

It is important to deliver a consistent message throughout your written, verbal, and online communication when creating your professional brand. Learning how...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Prof. Edson Cocchieri Botelho

Prof. Edson Cocchieri Botelho Materials and Technology Department ‐ School of Engineering São Paulo State University (UNESP) ‐ Brazil ABSTRACT Recent...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Wednesday Weekly Meeting - Breakfast around the World

In the US we say that breakfast is the important meal of the day! Come sample breakfasts from all over the world and learn about people start their days....

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Understand Entropy: A Valuable Path Toward Functional Materials-PPSM Seminar

Prof. Ting Xu, Departments of Materials Science and Engineering, and Chemistry, University of California/Berkeley REFRESHMENTS 3:00 PM

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
EAPS Department Lecture Series - Magali Billen (UC Davis)

Deep earthquake triggering limited by rate of slab deformation in the transition zone Deep earthquakes occur in cold, subducting lithosphere at depths of...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Henry L. Pierce Seminar Series with Prof. Evangelia (Eva) Ieronymaki

Can we Credibly Predict Ground Displacements with Simple Models? Abstract Nowadays, researchers suggest increasingly more complex models in an effort to...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Elisabeth Kempf (Chicago Booth)

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Gal Kronenberg (Tel Aviv University) TITLE: The chromatic index of random multigraphs

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Inorganic Chemistry Special Seminar: Prof. Smaranda C. Marinescu (USC)

Title: TBA

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Engineering the Future We Want, Eric Schmidt

CSAIL and the MIT Quest for Intelligence invite you to the Quest Distinguished Speaker Series inaugural talk, co-hosted by Daniela Rus and Antonio Torralba...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Making It All Add Up: Your Big Financial Decisions

Presenter: Steven Dimitriou, A.I.F., Q.P.F.C.; Managing Partner, Mayflower Advisors Dinner will be available beginning at 5:00 p.m., and the seminar...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Responsible Investing: Aligning your financial goals with your values

Responsible Investing: Aligning your financial goals with your values November 7th | 5:30-6:30PM | 32-144 The world is changing faster than ever, with...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Architectural Access: Code and Care

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Experiments in Pedagogy Architectural Access: Code and Care Organized by Gabriel Cira and Emily...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Lockheed Martin - Company Presentation

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:30pm
MIT Energy Club Presents: Muddy MWh (CANCELLED)

Muddy MWh events are cancelled until further notice, pending social distancing guidelines when the Institute reopens. **This event is 21+ with valid...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 MIT Premedical Society Admissions Panel

Come to the MPS Med School Admissions Panel, featuring Dr. Tom Byrne from HST, Dr. Michael Kneeland from UMass Medical School, Erin Flaherty from Tufts...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
(Men's Squash) Boston College vs. MIT

(Men's Squash) Boston College vs. MIT

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 7:00pm
Budokon Yoga

Budokon Yoga involves the mix of strength training, flexibility and meditation. It is inspired by traditional yoga and some animal locomotion movements to...

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Life - A Vedic Perspective

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

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, November 07, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm

Wednesday, November 7, 2018