Events

Thursday, February 21, 2019

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT at NEWMAC Championship

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT at NEWMAC Championship, Hosted By WPI -- Worcester, Mass., 4:00 PM

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT at NEWMAC Championship

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT at NEWMAC Championship, Hosted By WPI -- Worcester, Mass., 4:00 PM

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...

Community Wellness Class Registration Open!

Classes begin the week of February 25. Classes include yoga, essentrics, pilates, qigong and more. Community Wellness also offers a seven week session on...

February School 2019

Below are the events currently scheduled for February School 2019. Most workshops have limited places. To sign up for a workshop event, please email...

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...

Parsing the Universe:  Paintings by Jane Goldman

Parsing the Universe, 2019 Center for Theoretical Physics, MIT, Cambridge, MA Artist Statement I am fascinated by technologies that extend human vision,...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Hans Tursack | Pietro Belluschi Fellowship Exhibition

MIT Department of Architecture Keller Gallery, Room 7-408 On view February 13 - March 2, 2019 Hans Tursack is a designer and artist from Philadelphia,...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 9:00am
Feb Fest

Join us for Feb Fest, our annual celebration during February school vacation, with daily hands-on activities, tours, workshops, and more. See MIT Museum...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
Stop by to learn about Study Abroad!

Studying abroad will boost your intercultural competence, expand your network of friends & mentors to the global sphere, and signal to employers that you are...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 10:00am to 2:00pm
Choose to Reuse

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 instead of buying new! Drop-off...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Kapwani Kiwanga: Safe Passage

Kapwani Kiwanga (b 1978, Hamilton, Canada) is a Paris-based artist who traces historical narratives, excavating and considering the global impact of...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Kathleen Ryan: Cultivator

New York-based Kathleen Ryan’s work in sculpture is distinguished by her virtuosic grasp of materials, ranging from poured concrete, cast iron, carved...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Tunnel Walk

Want to get exercise on your lunch break but don't want to go outside? Join the tunnel walk for a brisk 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT's...

getfit Tunnel Walk

Want to get exercise on your lunch break but don't want to go outside? Join the tunnel walk for a brisk 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT's...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 1:10pm to 1:55pm
Career Connect Consultations

**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, February 21, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Crafternoon - Origami Flowers

Come learn how to make origami flowers. Lead by Miyuki, who is an origami expert. These hand crafted flower baskets will bring a warm touch into your...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 1:30pm to 4:30pm
“The Role of Relational Contracts in Outsourcing: Evidence from the 2008 Shock to the Airline Industry” (w/ R. Gil and M. Kim)

Giorgio Zanarone (CUNEF & visiting MIT)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Biological Engineering Seminar

Anders Sejr Hansen, University of California, Berkeley Dynamics of 3D Genome Organization in Live Cells at Single-molecule Resolution Hosted by: Douglas A....

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm
Humanist Third Thursdays at Area Four: Atheists, Agnostics, and Allies on the Big Questions

What does it mean: to be good without god? To be human in an age when technology is changing almost every aspect of human life? To be “successful” in a world...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Neural circuit logic for modulation and gain control in the auditory cortex

SPEAKER: Daniel Polley, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary ABSTRACT: Sensory brain plasticity exhibits a fundamental duality, a...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Peer Monitoring with Partial Commitment (joint with Troy Kravitz)

Aislinn Bohren (Carnegie Mellon and University of Pennsylvania)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Special Seminar: Michael Sori (University of Arizona)

Ceres as a laboratory for cryovolcanism and other planetary processes Ceres, the largest object in the asteroid belt, has been revealed by NASA’s Dawn...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Brandeis – Harvard – MIT – Northeastern  Mathematics Colloquium

Kiran Kedlaya (UCSD and IAS Princeton) Title: “Companions in etale cohomology” Abstract: Let X be a smooth variety (e.g., affine space) over a finite field...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Econometrics Seminar: Estimating Latent Asset Pricing Factors

Makus Pelger (Stanford University)

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Bryan Lee & Sue Mobley | Design as Protest: Building Power

MIT Department of Architecture Spring 2019 Lecture Series Hosted with MIT NOMAS Room 7-429/Long Lounge Design as Protest: Building Power Design as...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Chandleur Festival

Learn about chandleur festival in France Taste homemade savory and sweet crepes Enjoy special French almond king pie 'galette des rois' ...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Dispatches From the Golden Age of Audio

Cynthia Graber, host of Gastropod, and Al Letson, host of Errthang and the public radio show Reveal, dive into the secrets of successful podcasting and what...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar  (SPAMS)

SPEAKER: Pearson Miller (MIT) TITLE: Topological turbulence in the membrance of a livng cell ABSTRACT: Topological defects determine the structure and...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Urban China Workshops - MIT China Future City Lab

The MIT China Future City Lab brings academia, government, entrepreneurs, and industrial partners together to address complex problems of urbanization in...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:15pm
(Men's Basketball) WPI vs. No. 7 MIT

(Men's Basketball) WPI vs. No. 7 MIT, Game 2 - NEWMAC Semifinals

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Babson College

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Babson College, Game 4 - NEWMAC Semifinals

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Basketball) MIT at TBA

(Women's Basketball) MIT at TBA, NEWMAC Tournament Semifinal

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm
 
Etiquette Dinner: "How to Adult" Series

How to Adult is an annual series of events meant to support students in developing skills for life. These events set students up for success outside of the...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm
Lisa Dwan: A Body of Beckett, Lecture/Demonstration

As part of the inaugural MIT Performing season, Lisa Dwan, acclaimed Irish actress, producer and director, will examine the role of dance in Beckett’s work...

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30am

Thursday, February 21, 2019