Events

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Come Fly Away: Images of Flight from the Vail Rare Book Collection

Featuring selections from the extensive Vail Rare Book Collection and Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides and Clippings, Come Fly Away is a...

Digital Transformation: from AI and IoT to Cloud, Blockchain and Cybersecurity

In a rapidly expanding digital marketplace, legacy companies without a clear digital transformation strategy are being left behind. How can we stay on top of...

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...

Leadership & Innovation for Technology Professionals

Effective leadership can help companies innovate more effectively. Learn how to be a leader who inspires innovation and creativity in your team with the new...

Machine Learning: From Data to Decisions

It’s a common challenge for decision makers: how do we make optimal choices with so many unknown variables? It turns out that business insights come from...

getfit 2019

The getfit challenge is a 12-week, team-oriented fitness challenge open to the entire MIT community. During the challenge teams of five to eight people can...

# HOW TO HANDLE NEGATIVITY

Life can be disheartening. Things go wrong, people do wrong, we ourselves do wrong. Our best-laid-plans can be wrecked by one massive upheaval or thwarted by...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Physics Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Nancy Aggarwal

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. Presented by Nancy Aggarwal "A room temperature optomechanical squeezer" Date: Thursday,...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 10:00am
Challenging the Cultural Norms that Influence Our Careers Decisions

Many factors such as family, friends, community, and the media influence our views, thoughts and opinions about the “best” career move for us. We are also...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
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Choose to Reuse

For December we are in STATA! Join us at Choose to Reuse in the mirror lobby of STATA! Get free stuff as you reduce your impact on the planet by reusing...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
MIT Integrated Design & Management Virtual Info Session

Join us online for an information session for IDM, MIT's program in Integrated Design & Management! Register online at the IDM website.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Meditation in the MIT Chapel

Meditation is the practice of cultivating our minds. This is done through letting go of negative states of mind, cultivating positive states of mind, and...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00am to 11:45am
20th Anniversary of the Euro: The Past and the Future

Daron Acemoglu (MIT), George Alogoskoufis (Tufts University), Olivier Blanchard (Peterson Institute and MIT), Jeffrey Frankel (Harvard Kennedy School)

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
 
MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects: Mary Helena Clark

Mary Helena Clark (b 1983, Santee, South Carolina) works in film, video, and installation, manipulating traditional narrative conventions in cinema to render...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Autonomous Experimentation Applied to Carbon Nanotube Synthesis

We have developed a first-of-its-kind Autonomous Research System, ARES, capable of designing, executing, and analyzing its own experiments autonomously using...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
GIS Level 2

Expand your experience with desktop GIS software and learn how to use analysis tools to query data, conduct spatial statistics, and perform network analysis....

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
How To: Scientific Skills Not Taught in Class

How to Network in Science -- Robert Dolan, Assistant Director for Postdoctoral Scholars, MIT Career Advising & Professional Development Do you want to...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Lockedletter Book Making

Create a unique tactile experience by developing your own artists’ book with movable and lockable components to match the narrative you develop in this...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Train the trainer: Open Science Framework (OSF)

This workshop is designed to work with your own research support team tobuild open science and reproducible research training capacity on campus. This...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Vertex Site Visit

Vertex is a global biotechnology company that aims to discover, develop and commercialize innovative medicines so people with serious diseases can lead...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Tableau Fundamentals

This class will focus on the basics of Tableau. We will cover everything from connecting to our data source by sharing our constructed report. No prior...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:30pm to 4:00pm
What Every International Student Should Know about Finding Employment in the U.S.

Dan Beaudry, author and former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, shares expert tips and strategies for finding employment in the United States as an...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
 Introduction to NVivo: Analyzing & Synthesizing Data with NVivo

Calling all qualitative researchers! This workshop is a hands-on exploration of how to use NVivo to analyze a range of data types, including video files,...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Discotheque Music and Technology

The disk jockey - selector, crate digger, musical host, turntablist. This seminar looks at the evolution of music, technologies, and practices of the modern...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Reason for God (Free dinner and lecture + Q & A)

Join us every Tuesday and Thursday night during IAP to explore questions and objections to belief in God and Christianity! FREE DINNER! Reason for God is...

MIT Outing Club: Winter School Lecture Series

Do you enjoy being outdoors but don't know what to do when the temperature drops? Do you live for summer but suffer in winter? Are you cooped up from...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, January 17, 2019