Events

Wednesday, February 7, 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;...

Study in China info session

Study in China info session for all majors! Wednesday, February 7th, 12:00pm @ E19-202 Pizza served Opportunities highlighted: Chinese...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 12:00am to 1:00pm
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 07, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Exhibit | Exploring the Mechanics of Representation

Architectural historian Robin Evans described the space between a drawing and its object as a once-productive site in architecture. This site, with the...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
#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,...

Wednesday, February 07, 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...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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 07, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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 07, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
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 07, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Apple MechE Networking Event

Discover Apple. We’re looking for people like you. Apple is a place where people from all backgrounds get together to do their life’s best work. Come join...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Artists Beyond the Desk presents Howard Martin on saxophone

Howard Martin will be performing four compositions by Steve Lacy. Prospectus Three Points: Free Point, Still Point, Moot Point Somebody...

Wednesday, February 07, 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...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Protean Power: Exploring the Uncertain and Unexpected in World Politics

SSP Wednesday Seminar All Welcome Summary Despite being repeatedly surprised by unexpected change, public debate and mainstream international relations...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
SLS Seminar: Brian Green (MIT)

"The damping of ITCZ shifts by the ocean circulation through its coupling to the trade winds" Global-scale rain bands in the tropics, known as the...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Skills for PhDs and Postdocs

You will have the opportunity to learn more about the skills you have gained in your PhD and/or postdoc. This session will feature activities to help you...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Documenting Syrian Heritage: Digital Safeguarding and 3D Modeling

Sharon Smith, PhD, program head for the Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT, and Patrick Maxim Michel, PhD, research and teaching fellow at University of...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
The Dynamic Effects of Computerized VAT Invoices on Chinese Manufacturing Firms

Nancy Qian (Northwestern University)

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 2:45pm to 4:00pm
 
Prof. Meredith Silberstein (Cornell University)       MIT Program in Polymers and Soft Matter (PPSM) Seminar

SEMINAR 3:30 PM REFRESHMENTS 3:00 PM ROOM CHANGE: FEB 2018 PPSM Seminars-->4-237 All remaining Spring 2018 Seminars-->66-110

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
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Department Lecture: Gordon Osinski (Univ. of Western Ontario)

"The Role of Meteorite Impacts in the Origin and Evolution of Life" Impact cratering is one of the most ubiquitous geological processes in the Solar System....

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

SPEAKER: Ron Adin (Bar Ilan University) TITLE: Cyclin descents, standard Young tableaux and Gromov-Witten invariants ABSTRACT: Descents of...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
MIT-Harvard Inorganic Chemistry Seminar Series: Trevor Hayton, UC Santa Barbara

Lecture Title: TBA

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Volunteer Outing to Greater Boston Food Bank

Help sort donated food that is stored at the central food bank, which gets divided out to all the regional food pantries. This is an incredibly fun outing...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 4:30pm to 8:00pm
Dr. Cornel West; Speaking Truth to Power!

Dr. Cornel West: Professor of the Practice of Public Philosophy at Harvard Divinity School and the department of African and African-American studies at the...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
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...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:50pm
Undoing Empire: Form, Function, Feminism

"Undoing Empire: Form, Function, Feminism" GCWS Feminisms Unbound roundtable J. Kēhaulani Kauanui, Professor of American Studies and Anthropology, Wesleyan...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Opening Reception | Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1995

Join us for the opening reception celebrating Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1995. This group exhibition explores the connections between our...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT System Design & Management Info Session

Learn about the MIT Master's in Engineering *and* Management for early-to-mid-career professionals.

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
authors@MIT: Nick Montfort, Rafael Pérez y Pérez, Allison Parrish

Join us for a reading of computer-generated books from Counterpath Press, featuring MIT Professor of Digital Media Nick Montfort, Rafael Pérez y Pérez, and...

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 6:00pm
(Women's Basketball) Mount Holyoke College vs. MIT

(Women's Basketball) Mount Holyoke College vs. MIT, Rescheduled for 2/8, Postponed

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Wednesday, February 7, 2018