Events

Wednesday, February 28, 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...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Coaching Skills for Managers

Coaching employees for their development as well as their performance is a key managerial skill in today's work environment. The manager's mindset and...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
Exhibit | This Garden Is a Town

Anne Whiston Spirn / West Philadelphia Landscape Project Keller Gallery, Room 7-408 Gardening is a life-embracing act, an act of faith and hope. It can also...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 9:00am 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...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT D-Lab Tour

Visit MIT D-Lab and learn about how we work with people around the world to develop and advance collaborative approaches and practical solutions to global...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
MIT Museum

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

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
Expecting and New Parents Group at Westgate

Led by MIT moms Teresa and Ruby, this is a weekly group for parents-to-be and parents of infants to crawlers to share information and support each...

Wednesday, February 28, 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, February 28, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Book Discussion

The MIT Women's League's book group meets monthly over lunch hour on campus throughout the academic year to talk about works of fiction, biography, and...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk presents Amanda Casale and Company

“Love is Love”: A Broadway Cabaret Fans of musical theatre will enjoy hearing Broadway selections, old and new, funny and sad, celebrating the many aspects...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunch & Learn: Taxes

Taxes can be confusing, especially if you haven’t had to file a return before. This discussion will cover the basics of the income and gift taxes from how...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1995

Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1995 recovers a historical moment and a body of work in the history of media art that has been largely overlooked...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT WATER CLUB -  LUNCH AND LEARN

Kate Cincotta - Providing Water to Northern Ghana - Solving problems with opportunities - SAHA GLOBAL CASE Kate Cincotta is the Executive Director for Saha...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Nixon, Kissinger, and a Forgotten Genocide

SSP Wednesday Seminar All Welcome. Summary Drawing on unheard White House tapes and declassified documents, Gary Bass uncovers the first full account...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
SLS Seminar: Edward Dorridge (MIT)

Reimagining vertical motion in subtropical gyres The presence of large-scale Ekman pumping associated with the climatological wind stress curl is the...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  The Marginalization of Experience: African American Women in STEM

Speaker: Evelynn Hammonds - Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz Professor of the History of Science, Chair, Department of the History of Science, Professor of...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Does Your Resume Communicate the Right Message?

Can your resume survive a 15 second scan and still get into the YES pile? Discussions will surround the strategies of effective messaging and how to be...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Kinship Systems, Cooperation, and the Evolution of Culture

Benjamin Enke (Harvard University)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 2:45pm to 4:00pm
 
Weekly Wednesday Meeting -  Olympic Games Trivia

We will celebrate the winter Olympic games with Trivia contest, brought to you by the MSPC staff. There will be prizes :) A MS&PC host will be in the...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
(Men's Tennis) Bryant vs. MIT

(Men's Tennis) Bryant vs. MIT

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:00pm
 
(Women's Lacrosse) MIT at Keene State College

(Women's Lacrosse) MIT at Keene State College

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:00pm
 
Henry L. Pierce Seminar Series - Prof. M. Grazia  Speranza

Trends in Transportation and Logistics Abstract: Technological changes have been dramatic in the last decades. Information and communication technologies...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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“Evolution of a New World Pathogen to an Old World Host”

Lori Shapiro, Harvard Medical School for the Microbial Systems Seminar

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Jelani Nelson (Harvard University) TITLE: Optimality of the Johnson-Lindenstrauss lemma ABSTRACT.pdf

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Inorganic Chemistry Seminar Series: Megan Jackson, MIT - Surendranath Lab

Lecture Title: TBA

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 4:15pm
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"Cocktain Party" screening of film followed by discussion

Come join the screening of "Cocktail Party," a film by Regge Life based on the Akutagawa Prize-winning novel by Tatsuhiro Oshiro. Discussion following the...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Worship and Bible Study in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying singing and study of God's word...

	Sid-Pac Presidential Fellows Distinguished Lecture: Professor Andrew Lo

Moore's Law vs. Murphy's Law in the Financial System, by Professor Andrew Lo of MIT Sloan. Prof. Lo is the Charles E. and Susan T. Harris Professor, Director...

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Wednesday, February 28, 2018