Events

Monday, February 25, 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...

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,...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Physics Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Ta-Wei Wang

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense: ’’Probing Quark-Gluon Plasma with Beauty Quarks’’ Presented by Ta-Wei Wang Date:...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 8:30am
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,...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 9:00am
 PAOC Colloquium: Julien de Wit (MIT)

New Worlds, New Perspectives Exoplanets provide an unprecedented opportunity to sample the multi-dimensional spaces behind themes such as planetary system...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Calm 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, February 25, 2019 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Chez Pierre seminar

Jorge Bravo-Abad - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and MIT "Active nanophotonics: from nanoscale lasing to QED of photonic Weyl points"

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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...

Mondays in the Chapel: Authenticity

A time of reflection and inspiration: Mondays in the Chapel is a time for us to pause and come together in community as we thoughtfully engage issues that...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 12:30pm
Mock Interview Days for First Years

Mock Interviews for First Years is an exclusive opportunity for first year undergraduate students to practice interview skills and build professional...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 1:00pm to 7:30pm
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...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Indivisibilities in Distribution

Tom Holmes (University of Minnesota)

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
Geometry and Topology Seminar

Daniel Alvarez-Gavela (IAS) Title: Algebraic K-theory in symplectic and contact topology Abstract: That parametrized Morse theory and symplectic/contact...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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The Hip Hop Waltz of Eurydice

Screening with a Conversation with MTA faculty Ken Urban and Dan Safer A screening of 1990’s avant-garde, queer retelling of the myth of Orpheus (Tommy)...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 3:00pm
(Partially) Identifying the Distribution of Effects of Attending a Charter School

Brigham Frandsen (MIT)

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
ANS Seminar — Methods for Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis in Nuclear Engineering Applications

Christopher Perfetti, Assistant Professor, Department of Nuclear Engineering, University of New Mexico Title Methods for Sensitivity and Uncertainty...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:00pm
Chemical Biology Seminar (Peter Wright, TSRI)

Characterization of protein disorder, dynamics, and interactions by NMR: new insights into function and mechanism

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Probability Seminar

Gabor Lippner (Northeastern) Liouville's theorem via absolute monotonicity and random walks Liouville's theorem, in its strong form, says that harmonic...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Labor Market Shocks and the Demand for Trade Protection: Evidence from Online Surveys

Dani Rodrik (Harvard Kennedy School)

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:45pm
Topology Seminar

Alexander Kupers (Harvard University) The cohomology of Torelli spaces I will discuss joint work with Oscar Randal-Williams, in which we compute the...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 4:30pm
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Blackjack to Board Member: Jon Hirschtick, MIT ’83, ‘86

Join students from the Integrated Design & Management program in a lively discussion with Jon about his adventures in Vegas, entrepreneurship, and...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Geometric Representation Theory Seminar

Sachin Gautam (Ohio State) Analytic properties of the R-matrix of the Yangian The Yangian associated to a simple Lie algebra, is a Hopf algebra which...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Spirited Suppers

A weekly dinner-party focused on faith. Whoever you are, this is a place where you belong. Join us for a progressive dinner-church, where we find...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
CDD Forum - Nerding-out Over Design and Social Justice

Jason Schupbach, Director of the Design School at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, ASU Nerding-out Over Design and Social Justice: Insights...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 6:00pm
Weekly Yoga Class

We will be having yoga class every working Monday followed by a musical meditation session.

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Winter 2019 Start Smart Class

Meets for 8 classes, Monday & Thursday Evenings, February 25 - March 25 All classes meet in the MIT Tang Center Start Smart is a hands-on class for...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Ice Skating with MIT Spouses & Partners Connect

Come enjoy the winter activities with MIT Spouses & Partners! We would like to invite you to an evening of outdoor fun. ----> The cost of skating will be...

Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm
Meal Prep Together: Black Bean and Sweet Potato Chili

Learn a new recipe. Prepare fresh ingredients. Take home your own kit for a weeknight meal. We will be preparing black bean and sweet potato chili that...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 8:00pm to 9:00pm
The Law of Remains

Screening with a Conversation with MTA faculty Sara Brown and Josh Higgason A screening of 1991’s explosive examination of violence in which Andy Warhol...

Monday, February 25, 2019 at 8:00pm

Monday, February 25, 2019