Events

Monday, September 17, 2018

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...

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, September 17, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Amgen Information Session

Representatives from Amgen will be on campus hosting an information session to discuss career opportunities and answer questions.

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 9:00am to 9:45am
Kentek PHOTON1 Laser Safety Van Coming to MIT

Kentek is a supplier and manufacturer of all types of laser control systems, and personal protective equipment for use with lasers. Their van is equipped...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 9:00am to 11:00am
 Introduction to R

Get an introduction to R, the open-source system for statistical computation and graphics. With hands-on exercises, learn how to import and manage datasets,...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
Mindful Movement in the MIT Chapel

Mindful Movement combines the ancient stretching techniques found in yoga with a focus on divine energy, to offer a revitalization of body, mind, and soul....

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 10:30am to 11:15am
Kentek PHOTON1 Laser Safety Van Coming to MIT

Kentek is a supplier and manufacturer of all types of laser control systems, and personal protective equipment for use with lasers. Their van is equipped...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
 PAOC Colloquium - Ian Eisenman (Univ. of California, San Diego)

Speaker: Ian Eisenman (Univ. of California, San Diego) About this Series The PAOC Colloquium is a weekly interdisciplinary seminar series that brings...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Chez Pierre Seminar

Assa Auerbach - Technion, Israel Institute of Technology “The Hall number of Strongly Correlated metals”

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
London Universities Info Session

Discover how you can gain a Master’s degree in a year or a PhD degree in three years from world renowned institutions. Acquire an international experience...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Om Under the Dome

To help you stay grounded and balanced, the MIT Libraries host 30-minute silent meditations in the Barker Reading Room. Sessions are held every Monday at...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Career Connect Consultation

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

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
How to Work a Career Fair

Many students are overwhelmed when attempting to navigate a career fair with hundreds of employers. Come learn what to do in preparation for the fair, what...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Clustering Prices

Diego Aparicio (MIT)

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Protests as Strategic Games: Experimental Evidence from Hong Kong’s Anti-Authoritarian Movement

David Yang (Harvard/MIT)

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Guangbo Xu (Simons Center for Geometry and Physics, Stony Brook University) Title: Vortex equation and gauged linear sigma model Abstract: In 1993 Witten...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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2018 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience Lecture

David J. Anderson of Caltech is the winner of the 2018 Edward M. Scolnick Prize in Neuroscience. He was awarded the prize for his contributions to the...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Chemical Biology Seminar Series: Evan Miller (UC Berkeley)

Electrophysiology, Unplugged: Fluorescent Tools to Watch Cells in Action

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Market Power Effects of College and University Mergers

Lauren Russell (Dartmouth)

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Regret of Queueing Bandits

LIDS Seminar Series Speaker: Sanjay Shakkotai Affiliation: University of Texas, Austin Abstract: We consider a variant of the multiarmed bandit (MAB)...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Probability Seminar

Gaetan Borot (Max Planck Institute) "Towards modular invariant measures via a geometric recursion" In the end, I will sketch a mechanism to construct...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Global View of Product Destruction

Chang-Tai Hsieh (Chicago Booth) (joint with Harvard Macro Seminar)

Topology Seminar

Jeremy Hahn (MIT) "The spectrum of units of a height 2 theory " The space BSU admits two infinite loop space structures, one arising from addition of...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 4:30pm
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E4Dev Talk: Accelerating sustainable energy transitions in developing countries

This is e4Dev's first event of the semester! Dr. Laurence Delina will give a presentation on delibrately produced energy transition as a communal practice...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Geometric Representation Theory Seminar

Brian Williams (Northeastern) "The higher dimensional Kac-Moody and Virasoro algebras" Abstract: In this talk, we introduce multivariable generalizations...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
11-6 Urban Science and Planning with Computer Science Info Session

Do you want to leverage social and technical skills with theoretical foundations and applied experience to positively influence the future of public...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Boston Indies: September, Lightning Talks

The MIT Game Lab is happy to host the Boston Indies group this September for their monthly meeting. This month features a round of 'Lightning Talks' - short...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Science Policy Initiative September Discussion: Public Discourse in the Information Age

At SPI’s Orientation Panel, we heard from experts at MIT about their views on social media. Now it’s your turn. How has online media shaped democracy? Can...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
The MIT Forum: Robert Lustig

Join fellow MIT alumni and friends for a special MIT Forum event featuring Robert Lustig '77, bestselling author, physician, and consumer advocate. Lustig,...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Careers in Consulting

Hear the employer perspective from some of the top Consulting firms. You’ll learn more about the various roles in the industry and how to stand out in...

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm

Monday, September 17, 2018