Events

Friday, December 7, 2018

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...

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...

 COG3 Seminar - Trinity Hamilton (University of Minnesota)

About the Series The Chemical Oceanography, Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology Seminar [COG3] is a student-run seminar series. Topics include chemical...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Alex Justen (Kiessling)

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, December 07, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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Performance & Design Week

A week-long exhibition of theater arts student work. Free and open to the public Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm. design work by students in 21M.601 Drawing...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
STAGE Seminar

Borys Kadets (MIT) "Transcendence of period mappings " In the '60s Schanuel proposed a simple conjecture that generalizes most known results of...

Friday, December 07, 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, December 07, 2018 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Thesis Defense: Tom Beucler

Interaction Between Water Vapor, Radiation and Convection in the Tropics

Friday, December 07, 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, December 07, 2018 at 11:30am to 12:30pm
 FISH: Yi-Qiao Song (Schlumberger)

About the Series The Friday Informal Seminar Hour [FISH, Earth Resources Laboratory] is a postdoc-run weekly seminar series within the ERL. Topics include...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunchtime concert in honor of Pamela Wood

Pamela Wood was a long-time MIT music faculty member, an accomplished singer, and a beloved teacher. A staunch advocate of the works of Black composers, Ms....

Friday, December 07, 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, December 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Speaker: Sahana Vasudevan Title: Hamiltonian Diffeomorphism Groups Abstract: In this talk I will introduce Hamiltonian diffeomorphism groups from algebraic...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
India on the U.S. Foreign Policy Agenda

Joint Sem­i­nar on South Asian Pol­i­tics South Asia's economic and strategic relevance has grown significantly and offers enormous intellectual and...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 2:00pm
Nuclear Deterrence in an Age of Rapid Technological Change

Special seminar: Nuclear Deterrence in an Age of Rapid Technological Change Speaker: Daryl Press, Associate Professor of Government, Dartmouth College

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
2018 Wang Lecture: Building T Cell Immunity with Biomaterials

David Mooney is the Pinkas Family Professor of Bioengineering in the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and a Core Faculty Member of the...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

John Duncan (Emory) Finite Simple Groups in Geometry and Arithmetic Monstrous moonshine motivated new methods in algebra at the end of the previous...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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PSFC Seminar: Understanding the energy losses mechanism in fusion devices: A summary of recent experiments

Abstract: The simultaneous achievement of high performance core plasma and highly dissipative boundary plasma is key for future fusion reactors. The critical...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Darij Grinberg (University of Minnesota) TITLE: Quotients of symmettric polynomial rings deforming the cohomology of the Grassmannian ABSTRACT:...

Jennifer Light | Playing at City Building

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Design and Computation Lecture Series Pasts, Presents, and Futures of Spatial Computing Organized by...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
MIT D-Lab Fall Student Showcase 2018

Final presentations, posters, and working prototypes from current D-Lab students. 24 projects in 15 countries engaging 96 students from 7 D-Lab classes!...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Immaculate Conception Mass

Mass for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception (Vigil)

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 5:15pm to 6:15pm
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, December 07, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
PRIMES Reading Groups Mini-Conference

Christopher Zhu, “Algebraic Geometry: Elliptic Curves and 2 Theorems” (mentor Chun Hong Lo) Tejas Gopalakrishna and Janabel Xia, “The Probabilistic Method”...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 5:30pm
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TCC Immaculate Conception Party

Celebrate the Immaculate Conception of Mary with the Tech Catholic Community! Take a break from school with free food and cookie decorating.

Game Night with BGSA

Come celebrate the end of the semester with BGSA! There will be games, karaoke, pizza, and fun. Take the evening off and relax with the Black Grad community.

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
"TBA" MITOC Film (but we know you're gonna love it!)

Presented by the MIT Outing Club and MIT LSC: We can't announce this film yet, but when we do, we know you won't want to miss out! So, mark your calendars...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Arneis Quartet at MIT

This concert features all American composers and is a rare performance of Ruth Crawford Seeger’s famous String Quartet and John Harbison’s third quartet. ...

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 8:00pm
RAMBAX MIT

Senegalese Drum Ensemble Directed by Lamine Touré Free & Open to the Public

Friday, December 07, 2018 at 8:00pm

Friday, December 7, 2018