Events

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Reflections from Beyond the Desk

Despite being known mostly for its strength in science and technology, MIT is home to many skilled artists who pursue their work inside and outside the...

The Art of Memory

What does it mean to remember? Sited in four Italian towns that have been indelibly changed by natural disasters, this exhibition explores the notion of...

Fun and Legal: Making Art through Fair Use

Join the MIT Libraries for Fair Use Week at this hands-on workshop to learn about your legal rights to reuse, parody, and build on pre-existing copyrighted...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar: Conor Evans (Harvard/MGH)

Title: "Pharmacokinetic Tomography: Imaging and Quantifying Drug Uptake with Advanced Microscopy Tools"

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Open Doc Lab Talk: Eva Wolfangel

What VR teaches us about reality – and what journalists and educators should do with VR Science journalist Eva Wolfangel specializes in investigating the...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | Christine Sun Kim: Off the Charts

California-born, Berlin-based artist Christine Sun Kim (b. 1980) works in sound, performance, drawing, installation, and video. She considers the sonic as a...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | Colored People Time: Mundane Futures, Quotidian Pasts, Banal Presents

Colored People Time (CPT) offers a profound exploration into how the history of chattel slavery and colonialism in America not only shaped the foundations of...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Logo

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...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
“Reporting Sexual Misconduct in the #MeToo Era” (w/ I.-H. Cheng)

Alice Hsiaw (Brandeis)

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
BC - MIT Number Theory Seminar

SPEAKER: Daniel Litt (University of Georgia) TITLE: The Section Conjecture at the Boundary of Moduli Space ABSTRACT: Grothendieck's section conjecture...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Featured Speaker: Giovanni Inchiostro (Brown University) Title: Stable pairs with a twist Abstract: It is well known that, for pointed nodal curves,...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
PDE / Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker : Svitlana Mayboroda (U Minnesota) Title : Rectifiability is necessary and sufficient Abstract : We shall discuss optimal conditions...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3:00pm
PDE / Analysis Seminar

3pm Featured Speaker : Svitlana Mayboroda (U Minnesota) Title : Rectifiability is necessary and sufficient Abstract : We shall discuss optimal...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Akiko Iwasaki)

Speaker: Dr. Akiko Iwasaki, Yale University School of Medicine, "Endogenous Retroviruses and the Immune System." Hosted by Stefani Spranger. The Biology...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Brains, Minds + Machines Seminar Series: How will we do mathematics in 2030?

Speaker: Prof. Michael Douglas, Stony Brook University Abstract: We make the case that over the coming decade, computer assisted reasoning will become far...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Martin Gelenter, MIT (Hong Group)

Physical Chemistry Seminar “TITLE Solid-state NMR Structure Determination of Glucagon Amyloid Fibrils”

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Turkey and EU flags

Part of the Myron Weiner Seminar Series on International Migration with guest speaker Mario Zucconi About the speaker: Mario Zucconi Princeton Faculty,...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
NO SEMINAR

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
 
After xFair

Whether you were able to make it to xFair or not, come and meet alumni and employers from xFair and the Boston area. Spend 30 minutes to learn effective...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
BC-MIT Number Theory Seminar

SPEAKER: Chao Li (Columbia University) TITLE: On the Kudla-Rapoport Conjecture ABSTRACT: The Kudla-Rapoport conjecture predicts a precise identity...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Service outing to Community Servings

Help prepare meals from scratch to be home-delivered to people living with a life-threatening illness and unable to shop or cook for themselves. We will be...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 4:45pm to 8:00pm
MIT Climate Action Symposium: Economy-wide Deep Decarbonization: Beyond Electricity

2019-2020 MIT Climate Action Symposia Series This event is currently sold out and the waitlist is at capacity. Watch the livestream here on February 25th...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Secular Weekly Hangouts -- Spring 2020

⚠️ 2020/MAR/10: Cancelled for the remainder of the semester due to circumstances related to public health concerns. Apologies for any inconvenience....

(Men's Volleyball) Lasell University vs. MIT

(Men's Volleyball) Lasell University vs. MIT

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 7:00pm
 
GSC Bruins Game Night

Come to the TD Garden and watch a live Boston Bruins game vs Calgary Flames with your fellow graduate students! Come to see the TD Garden, enjoy some Boston...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Joan Naviyuk Kane: The William Corbett Poetry Series

Joan Naviyuk Kane is Inupiaq with family from King Island (Ugiuvak) and Mary’s Igloo, Alaska. A 2019-2020 Hilles Bush Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for...

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 7:00pm

Tuesday, February 25, 2020