Events

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Colombian Movie Club

To all movie fans who also love Colombian food. This Thursday, September 27 at 6PM we will have the first movie of our movie cycle. "Los Viajes del Viento"...

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

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...

WMBR's Fall 2018 Season Begins!

WMBR's fall programming season begins on Monday 9/24! With over 100 programs and a mix of new and returning shows, we're sure you'll find something that fits...

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, September 27, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Tata Center for Technology & Design 4th Annual Symposium and Workshop

The first day’s program will begin with a Symposium focused on the challenges of bringing new technologies to market in the developing world. In addition to...

Science Diplomacy Dissertation Enhancement Workshop

Are you interested in advocating for better use of science in national and international policy-making? As a scientist, do you feel you lack the negotiation...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Sustainability Lunch Series: Speed Networking

Join the Sustainability Initiative and Net Impact to network with other impact-minded students!

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 11:45am to 12:45pm
Choosing Quality Senior Care

Presenter – MIT Work-Life Center Staff These monthly introductory discussions are designed specifically for those who are currently caring for an aging...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | List Projects: Delia Gonzalez

Miami-born, Athens-based artist Delia Gonzalez works in drawing, sculpture, music, film, dance, and performance. She draws inspiration from a broad range of...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Quality Time: Using Play to Support Your Child’s Learning and Development

Presenter: Kori Bardige, MS.Ed.; Early Childhood Special Education Consultant and Founder, Learning Circle Consulting Play is often described as the...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
MIT-WHOI Joint Program 50th Anniversary Symposium

Join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the MIT-WHOI Joint Program. Considered one of the world’s most prestigious graduate degree programs in marine...

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...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Crafternoon: Hand-Crafted Decoupage

We will be making personalized tote-bags using decoupage technique. Feel free to bring your decorative paper napkins, decoupage papers, etc. You can also...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 1:30pm to 4:30pm
“Fintech & Firm Selection: Evidence from E-commerce Platform Lending” (w/ Y. Li & H. Shan)

Yi Huang (Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva)

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 2:30pm 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...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Data-Driven Regulation: Theory and Application to Missing Bids

Sylvain Chassang (New York University)

Lecture and Q&A - Balancing Green When to Embrace Sustainability in a Business (and When Not To)

Location: D'Amore-McKim at Northeastern University Please join the Supply Chain and Information Management Group in welcoming Yossi Sheffi, Elisha Gray II...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MIT Colloquium on the Brain and Cognition with Nicole Rust, Ph.D.

Beyond identification: the neural mechanisms responsible for remembering the images that we have seen Nicole Rust, Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania ...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Beating The Curse of Dimensionality in Options Pricing and Optimal Stopping

David Goldberg Associate Professor Cornell University Abstract: The fundamental problems of pricing high-dimensional path-dependent options and optimal...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
2018 Global Teacher Prize Winner Art at the Heart: Improving Educational Opportunities for All

Speaker: Andria Zafirakou, recipient, 2018 Global Teacher Prize, Varkey Foundation; Arts and Textiles teacher, Alperton Community School in northwest London,...

Confidence Intervals for Projections of Partially Identified Parameters

Hirokai Kaido (Boston University)

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
 
CMS Lecture Series: “Collective Intelligence” Featuring Agnieszka Kurant, Stefan Helmreich, Adam Haar Horowitz and Caroline Jones Moderated by Nick Montfort

Comparative Media Studies/Writing Lecture Series “Collective Intelligence” Featuring Agnieszka Kurant, Stefan Helmreich, Adam Haar Horowitz and Caroline...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Home Buying 101

Whether it's your first time or you're in the market again, learn what's involved in buying a house at this free, informative session. Come meet the experts...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm
Public Art Tour | Summer Series| Art and Architecture Tour

Join MIT List Visual Arts Center on a public art tour showcasing art and architecture highlights across campus. This tour will be co-lead with museum staff...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm
Cisco Tech Talk

Cisco Systems is coming to campus and bringing engineers and project managers to talk about the technology that goes into their work. This session will...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar  (SPAMS)

SPEAKER: Ali Ramadhan (MIT) TITLE: Mathematical diseases in climate models and how to cure them ABSTRACT: Starting from the Navier-Stokes equations...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
authors@MIT: Roberto Simanowski, Waste A New Media Primer

Join the MIT Bookstore in welcoming Roberto Simanowski to discuss his book, Waste: A New Media Primer. Simanowski, who has been studying the Internet and...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Asana - Company Presentation

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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A.T. Kearney - Company Presentation

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Accenture Strategy - MIT Connection Event

Do you want to work at Accenture Strategy? Interested in resources, utilities, or energy? Come learn more about opportunities for full-time jobs and summer...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
IDEAS Fall Generator Dinner

Are you interested in innovation and social entrepreneurship opportunities at MIT?Working on a project to help underserved communities? Want to recruit new...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Thirsty Ear Pub Meet and Eat

Meet the members of the Thirsty Ear Pub Executive Committee while making your own tacos! LEarn about our awesome programming and ways to get involved.

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
It's Alive! Play Reading Series

Directed by Anna Kohler Fires in the Mirror by Anna Deavere Smith will be performed by students from 21M.75 Actor and the Text & 21M.863 Solo Performance. ...

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 8:00pm

Thursday, September 27, 2018