Events

Thursday, February 1, 2018

2018 LIDS Student Conference

The annual LIDS Student Conference is a student-organized, student-run event that provides an opportunity for graduate students to present their research to...

Entrepreneurship Development Program

Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique, week-long course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial...

Photographic Exhibit: "Surface Tension" by Peter Vanderwarker

From the artist's statement: I had two favorite courses in architecture school: One was titled Materials and Methods: it covered the details of what...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
China Comes to Tech: 1877-1931

In 1877, the first student from China matriculated at MIT. By 1910, China was sending more students to MIT than any other foreign country. From these...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
IAP Workshop - Storytelling 101

Part of the MIT Can Talk series, open to the MIT-community. Storytelling is a chance to reflect on your life, take stock of the events you've lived through,...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
 
Introduction to Virtual Reality & GIS

Come hear an overview of VR hardware and software, and learn different ways to get started with this technology. There will be demos of current applications...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Big Bang Data; György Kepes Photographs; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots and Beyond: Exploring Artificial...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
 
Thesis Boot Camp: Exercises and Strategies for Writing a Major Technical Report

Amy Carleton, Lecturer: Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, Jane Kokernak, Lecturer: Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication To...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
Make Your Mark on MIT.nano!

When the cement trucks roll away and the last construction crews leave, the MIT.nano building will finally open in 2018... but there's still a lot to do...

Career Connect Consultation

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is for the spouses and partners of...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Post-Apocalypse Fiber Arts

Enrollment: Advance sign-up preferred but not required Sign-up by 01/31 Limited to 20 participants Tales of apocalypse rivet our imagination. We wonder not...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
UROP Student Panel

Come hear from current UROP students about their experiences conducting research at MIT. UROP staff will also be available to answer questions.

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Celebrating the Science of Jule Charney & Ed Lorenz

We invite you to a symposium celebrating the diverse and enduring scientific legacies of former MIT professors Jule Charney and Ed Lorenz, groundbreaking...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 7:00pm
International English Bible Class

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us for a look at the Christian Bible to practice English and learn something new from God's...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | List Projects: Adam Pendleton

List Projects: Adam Pendleton Adam Pendleton’s multi-disciplinary practice across painting, sculpture, video, and performance searches for “radical...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Special Chez Pierre seminar

Long Ju - Cornell University “Tunable Berry Phase and Berry Curvature Effects in 2D and 3D Materials”

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Health and Safety Issues of Nanomaterials

The exciting field of nanotechnology is creating the next industrial revolution in engineering. It is also creating the new field of nanotoxicology. Are...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Using Science to Test Innovations in Social Policy: Evidence in Government and Financial Inclusion

Sam Carter, Lucia Diaz-Martin, Eliz Keller, and Aprille Knox (J-PAL Global)

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
Thursday Free English Class for International Students & Spouses

For over 20 years we have provided a FREE ENGLISH conversation time around tables with American English speakers for international grad students, scholars...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
Biology at Transformative Frontiers

3rd talk in the series, "Targeted Protein Degradation for Fast Biology", Jay Bradner, MD, President of the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Ed Tech Mini Design Studio

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up Attendance: Repeating event, participants welcome at any session Technology can be designed and used for education...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
IAP Employer Site Visit - IBM

Would you be interested in learning more about some of the world’s top Biotech, Pharma and Chemical Engineering firms? How about cutting edge research in 3D...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:30pm
 
PATSTAT

PATSTAT contains bibliographical and legal status patent data from leading industrialized and developing countries. This is extracted from the European...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Workshop on Academic Argument

Nora Jackson, Karen Pepper, Janis Melvold, Jo-Ann Graziano Enrollment: Limited: First come, first served (no advance sign-up) Limited to 18 participants In...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Starr Forum: Human Flow (film screening) CANCELED

Film screening This event has been canceled, we apologize for any inconvenience. Co-sponsors: MIT Center for International Studies For more...

Thursday, February 01, 2018 at 3:30pm to 6:00pm
Harvard Political Economy Seminar Series

Laurent Bouton (Georgetown University)

Thursday, February 1, 2018