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...

Community Wellness Classes: Registration Now Open!

Community Wellness offers a wide range of classes on a number of topics to help improve the quality of life for members of the MIT community. Classes are...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 12:00am
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...

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 5:00am to 6:00am
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
Non-Resident Tax Information Session for International Scholars

The International Scholars Office staff will provide general information about federal (U.S.) and Massachusetts state tax filing requirements for...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 9:30am to 10:30am
 
Non-Resident Tax Information Session for International Scholars

The International Scholars Office staff will provide general information about federal (U.S.) and Massachusetts state tax filing requirements for...

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at 9:30am to 10:30am
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
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

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

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
 PICS Seminar: Hajime Yano (JAXA-ISAS)

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Colloquium Series [PlCS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span the...

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...

“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
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
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
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
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...

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