Events

Tuesday, February 26, 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...

MIT Colombian Cine Club presents: Keyla

The MIT Colombian Association Cine Club presents Colombian filmmaker Viviana Gómez Echeverry's film:...

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,...

Tuesday, February 26, 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,...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 9:00am
FINAL DOCTORAL THESIS DEFENSE: Edward Soo Kim

Edward Soo Kim on his final DMSE doctoral thesis defense titled, “Data-Mining Natural Language Materials Synthesis”.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Toddler Playgroup

Are you looking to connect with other parents and their toddler, then join us for the fun. Our member Zeenie is leading out the group. She has planned some...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
 COG3 Seminar - Brehnin Keller (Berkeley Geochronology Center)

Neoproterozoic glacial origin of the Great Unconformity The Great Unconformity, a profound gap in Earth’s stratigraphic record often evident below the base...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Discover Essential Oils

Join Community Wellness at MIT Medical to learn about the benefits of essential oils. After a brief presentation about what they are and how to use them,...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
February Internship Search Series – Find a UROP

Increase your chances of finding an internship and enjoy delicious snacks! Would you like a summer internship but are you having trouble finding the time to...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:15pm
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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...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Waltzing With Reza: An interactive workshop with Tony Torn

Register Now! February 26, 2019 - 12:00pm W97-269 345 Vassar St Cambridge, MA 02139 Free Enrollment is limited In this workshop, participants will...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Mindful Ways to Stress Less & Sleep Better

How to Adult is an annual series of events meant to support undergrad and grad students in developing skills for life. These events set students up for...

 PICS Seminar: Hajime Yano (JAXA-ISAS)

The Return of Hayabusa: Japan’s Asteroid Sample Return Mission Series in 2003-2020 Hayabusa was the world’s first asteroid sample return mission which...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 1:00pm to 7:30pm
Symposium: Frontiers in Science, Technology, and the Arts

A symposium at MIT exploring the intersection of the frontiers of science and technology with artistic practice. Co-organized by MIT.nano and the MIT Center...

getfit Tunnel Walk

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

Computing Exposition

Part of the celebration of the MIT Stephen A. Schwarzman College of Computing, this expo features challenge winners and demos connecting computing across...

“Using Models to Persuade ” (w/ A. Sunderam)

Joshua Schwartzstein (HBS)

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Bogeyman

Screening with a Conversation with MTA faculty Jay Scheib and performers Juliana Francis-Kelly and Tony Torn A screening of 1991’s surrealistic examination...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 3:00pm
MIT Language Conversation Exchange Afternoon Reset

Twice monthly mixer for language enthusiasts to meet native speakers and exchange their languages and cultures! All MIT community members welcome....

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
LIDS Seminar Series - Salman Avestimehr (University of Southern California)

LIDS Seminar Series Speaker: Salman Avestimehr Affiliation: University of Southern California ____________________________________ The LIDS Seminar...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Luke Rogers (U Conn) Heat Besov spaces and Bounded Variation functions on metric measure Dirichlet spaces Functions of bounded variation arise naturally...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:00pm
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Physical Chemistry Seminar: Dr. Joshua Vura-Weis, University of Illinois

TITLE: “Ultrafast extreme ultraviolet spectroscopy reveals short-lived states in transition metal complexes and organohalide perovskite semiconductors”

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Special Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Ron Aharoni (Technion) TITLE: Choice functions via topology ABSTRACT: A rainbow set for a family of sets is the image of a partial choice...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
The Job-Ladder: Inflation and Reallocation

Giuseppe Moscarini (Yale)

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
 
Focus on Russia: Putinism

What is Vladimir Putin up to? Drawing on his new study, Brian Taylor will argue that we can only understand Putin’s Russia if we understand the set of ideas,...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Number Theory Seminar

Ye Tian (Morningside center of Mathematics, CAS) Title: “p-converse theorem for CM elliptic curves” Abstract: Let E be an elliptic curve defined over...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Perspectives from Luminaries—A Panel on Computing and Cognition

Ask a question in advance or upload a photo of yourself with your first computer! Students who attend and sign in with Engage will be entered to win grants...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 5:00pm to 7:30pm
The Science & Practice of Self-Compassion

When you make a mistake, do you talk to yourself the same way you'd talk to a friend? Most of us don't - we respond to ourselves with self-criticism and...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
LBGTQ Spirituality & Faith Series: In Conversation with Mesma Belsaré

Join us for dinner and conversation as we continue our series exploring multiple aspects of identity in a variety of religious and spiritual traditions. Hear...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
LBGTQ Spirituality & Faith Series: In Conversation with Rev. Adam Lawrence Dyer

Join us for dinner and conversation as we continue our series exploring multiple aspects of identity in a variety of religious and spiritual traditions. Hear...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Open Mic Africa @ MIT w/ Jake Bright & Oswald Jumira

Open Mic Africa @ MIT is an interactive speaker series featuring leaders from some of Africa's most innovative tech startups. Jake Bright, Techcrunch...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Transitioning from Academia to Industry: The Role of Medical Affairs in a Modern Pharmaceutical Company

Interested in a scientific or medical career away from the bench? Come learn about the different opportunities within medical affairs from three scientists...

Infinite Careers Alumni Speaker Series: David Crist

David, the VP for R&D at GSSI, will be speaking to students about his path from medical imaging to geospatial imaging. After working in medical technology,...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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MIT Water Night

Come join the MIT Water Club for its annual Water Night, a family-friendly event to celebrate water on the evening of Feburary 26 with research posters, art...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Public Program | Artist Talk by Olafur Eliasson

Join us for the dedication of Northwest Passage by Olafur Eliasson. This program is in celebration of one of the newest additions to MIT’s Public Art...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 6:00pm
ReFraming Shabbat and Mindfulness

Conversations with: Rev. Takafumi Kawakami, Vice-Abbot, Shunkou-in (Myoshin-ji, Kyoto) Rabbi Gavriel Goldfeder, MIT Hillel Moderated by The Venerable Tenzin...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 6:00pm to 7:15pm
Tight Right White

Screening with a Conversation with MTA faculty Caleb Hammond and performers Juliana Francis-Kelly and Tony Torn A screening of 1993’s radical re-imagining...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 8:00pm

Tuesday, February 26, 2019