Events

Friday, September 28, 2018

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...

Pure Math Grad Student Seminar (PuMaGraSS)

Speaker: Christian Gaetz Title: Combinatorial applications of the Hard-Lefschetz Theorem and Hodge-Riemann relations Abstract: In the 1980's Richard...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 12:00am to 1:00pm
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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...

Friday, September 28, 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...

(Men's Tennis) MIT vs. ITA New England Regional Tournament

(Men's Tennis) MIT vs. ITA New England Regional Tournament

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 9:00am
Marcel Botha, Liz Burow, James Shen | Practice +

Limits | Frontiers will explore alternate, divergent, or expanded modes of practice that leverage design and architecture in new contexts and economies. From...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Thesis Defense - Gabriela Aylin Farfan (EAPS/MIT-WHOI Joint Program)

"The Mineralogy and Chemistry of Modern Shallow-Water and Deep-Sea Coral" A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the candidate. CHAIR OF...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 9:00am to 10:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Hosein Tafazolian (Schrock)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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English Conversation Group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English, this is a group for you! Led by MS&PC member Sun Yeo. She has lived in the U.S. for over...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
STAGE Seminar

Atticus Christensen (MIT) "Crystalline cohomology" The purpose of this talk is to give an overview of crystalline cohomology. We will begin by giving some...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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MIT S&PC Cooking Group

The MIT Cooking Group is open for all the MIT community. For those who love and have a passion for food and cooking. Our members have a varied level of...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
 FISH Seminar: Dr. Karianne Bergen (Harvard)

Big data for small earthquakes: a data mining approach to large-scale earthquake detection Earthquake detection, the problem of extracting weak earthquake...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Waste Alliance Lecture Series: Closing the waste to resource loop for smallholder farmers

Alex Eaton, co-founder of Sistema.bio Focusing on small farmers in Latin America, East Africa and India, this presentation will demonstrate how...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
MITei/UGE Career Insights: Clean Energy Finance

Want to learn about Clean Energy Finance? Come to 10-063 on Friday, Sept. 28th from 1:00pm - 2:00pm for a lunch-catered talk on clean energy investment from...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
VR, Sound and Cinema: Implications for Storytelling and Learning

This event hosted by MIT Open Learning will explore the future of storytelling and learning through virtual and augmented reality. We’ll examine human...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 1:30pm to 6:00pm
EAPS Department Lecture Series - Lynn Rothschild (NASA)

SynBio meets ET: Synthetic biology and the search for life in the universe Synthetic biology – the design and construction of new biological parts and...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Alexander Braverman (Toronto and Perimeter Institute) "Topologically twisted 3-dimensional gauge theories and local Langlands duality" I will start the...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Installation Ceremony of Rev. Kirstin C. Boswell-Ford

The MIT community is invited to the Installation Ceremony of Rev. Kirstin C. Boswell-Ford, Chaplain to the Institute. Reception to follow ceremony. Related:...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
PSFC Seminar: Bob Mumgaard, Commonwealth Fusion Systems

High-field tokamaks: From Alcator to ARC The idea of using very high magnetic fields to create high-density plasmas dates back to the beginning of the...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Bo Lin (University of Texas, Austin) TITLE: The tropical approach to phylogenetic tree spaces ABSTRACT: Phylogenetic trees are the...

The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch Preview (no sales)

The Great Glass Pumpkin Patch @ MIT is an annual installation of over 2,000 handblown glass pumpkins, created by artists from the MIT Glass Lab. Proceeds...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 5:00pm to 8:00pm
(Women's Volleyball) No. 22 MIT at Mount Holyoke College

(Women's Volleyball) No. 22 MIT at Mount Holyoke College

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm
 
Liam Young | City Everywhere: Stories from the Post Anthropocene

MIT Department of Architecture Part of the Fall 2018 Experiments in Pedagogy / Fear and Wonder: The Shape of the Future Our luminous technologies cast...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Spain@MIT Welcome dinner

Dear Spain@MIT members and friends! The new academic year has started and the executive committee of Spain@MIT wants to welcome the new Spanish students in...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 6:30pm to 10:30pm
(Women's Soccer) Clark University vs. MIT

(Women's Soccer) Clark University vs. MIT

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
MIT Colombian Music Concert

Do you like Colombian music? Do you like the idea of liking Colombian music? This is your opportunity to enjoy traditional Colombian music while eating some...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Russian Game Night

We continue a new cycle of events in Fall 2018 for MIT Russian speaking community and their friends. We would be glad to see you at our Russian Game Night! ...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
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GCF Large Group: Prof. Dick Yue

Join the Graduate Christian Fellowship for our second large group! Dinner will be served at 7 pm and meeting will start at 7:30 pm. We'll hear a personal...

Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Friday, September 28, 2018