Events

Monday, February 12, 2018

Author Function

Computer-generated poetry and fiction has been imagined for decades, even centuries. In recent years, this sort of literary art has not only been produced;...

The February School

The MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology graduate students will set up a temporary school as an intervention into the nested ecosystem of education at...

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...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Breakfast with Moreno Bertoldi, Minister Counselor & Special Advisor to the EU Ambassador to the United States

MIT-France will host a casual breakfast with Minister Counselor and Special Advisor to the EU Ambassador to the United States Moreno Bertoldi. Mr. Bertoldi...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 8:30am to 9:30am
#Shorashim #Birthright Israel w/MIT - Informational Booth

Forget the excuses & #JustGo - Now is the time to take the first step in your once-in-a-lifetime adventure across the world! Starting January 30th,...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 3:30pm
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...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies; György Kepes Photographs II; Gestural Engineering: The...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
Mondays in the Chapel

Join us as we gather each Monday in the chapel for a time of reflection and inspiration. We will eat a brief lunch together at 12:00pm in the Main Dining...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
BetterMIT Innovation Week: Ideation & Design Thinking

Hosted by: UA Innovation Committee & MIT Innovation Initiative Join the UA Innovation Committee in bringing in the new year with the BetterMIT Innovation...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Chez Pierre Seminar

Su-Yang Xu - Massachusetts Institute of Technology “Probing quantum geometry and topology by low energy, nonlinear optoelectronic measurements”

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MITell - Storytelling Group FEBRUARY

MITell is a new initiative from the MIT Women’s League, inviting all members of the MIT community to come together and share true stories from their lives....

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
PAOC Colloquium: Liz Moyer (University of Chicago)

"Using in-situ measurements of the water vapor isotopic ratio to understand convective transport in the Asian Summer Monsoon" The Asian monsoon is one of...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
The Competitive Effects of Entry: Evidence from Supercenter Expansion

Peter Arcidiacono (Duke University) Joint with Harvard University

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Joshua Greene (Boston College) Title: Fibered simple knots Abstract: John Luecke and I classified the simple knots in lens spaces that fiber. The answer...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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BetterMIT Innovation Week: Ideation & Design Thinking

Hosted by: UA Innovation Committee & MIT Innovation Initiative Join the UA Innovation Committee in bringing in the new year with the BetterMIT Innovation...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Biological Chemistry Seminar Series: Amit R. Reddi, Georgia Institute of Technology

"Metals in Cells: The Inorganic Foundations of Life" For more information: Betty Lou McClanahan, blm@mit.edu

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Racial Bias in Bail Decision

Crystal Yang (Harvard University Law School)

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Probability Seminar

Eugene Strahov (Hebrew University) Title: Determinantal processes related to products of random matrices. Abstract: I will discuss a family of random...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Topology Seminar

Bena Tshishiku (Harvard University) "Cohomology of arithmetic groups and characteristic classes of manifold bundles" A basic problem in the study of fiber...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 4:30pm
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Ice Skating with MIT Spouses & Partners Connect

Come enjoy the winter activities with MIT Spouses & Partners! We would like to invite you to an evening of outdoor fun. ----> The cost of skating will be...

Lesson on Mindfulness: Perspective from Zen Buddhist Priest in Kyoto

Rev. Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami, Deputy head priest, Shunkoin Temple, Myoshinji, Kyoto will lead us in a thoughtful discussion and practice of mindfulness. ...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
A Bid for Better Transit: Improving service with contracted operations

Kindly RSVP here. Debates about the quality and cost of transit in Massachusetts have recently featured controversy about the MBTA’s use of private...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 6:00pm
Fundamentals of Tango

Location: MIT Building 36, Room 156 Admission: MIT students $35, other students $45, general $75. Admission for MIT spouses adjusted to the status of a...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Walk and Figures with Embellishments

Location: MIT Building 36, Room 156 Admission: MIT students $35, other students $45, general $75. Admission for MIT spouses adjusted to the status of a...

Monday, February 12, 2018 at 8:30pm to 9:45pm

Monday, February 12, 2018