Events

Thursday, February 27, 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...

"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...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 9:30am to 10:30am
CSHub Public Webinar: Lowering the Embodied Environmental Impacts of Cement and Concrete

Concrete is uniquely positioned to contribute to society’s sustainability challenges including durable infrastructure, affordable housing, and resilient...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 11:00am
Two people exchanging stories

Resolutions... Lose weight. Exercise more. Meditate. Explore a new hobby. Quit social media. All sound familiar? Many among us have been inspired to make...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 11:45am to 1:00pm
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...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
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...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Logo

This is a special walk that will be recorded on video and used to highlight Community Wellness offerings. We would love your help to capture this popular...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
Artistic Research Luncheon | Membranal Strategies for a Vibrational World

Thursday, February 27 12:30 – 2:00pm E15-207 Since everything that is matter has the capacity to vibrate and resonate, our reality is intertwined by...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Improv Your Interviewing Skills: Preparing for the Unexpected

Increase comfort with unexpected questions and awkward moments in job interviews. Do improv comedy activities in a fun & supportive environment to warm up...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Causal Inference Under Approximate Neighborhood Interference

Michael Leung (University of Southern California)

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Gary Dell, PhD

Each language has its own phonotactics-- rules or constraints that govern the language’s possible syllables. We implicitly know that “hing” is a possible...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Pareto Improving Segmentation of Multi-product Markets (with Ron Siegel)

Nima Haghpanah (Penn State)

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Physics Colloquium Series (02.27) | Shahal Ilani

The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series Speaker: Shahal Ilani | Weizmann Institute of Science "Visualizing the Quantum Phases of Strongly...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
SMSD Seminar -  Drinking and Diving

Prof. Sunghwan Jung, Cornell University Fluids are vital to all life forms, and organisms presumably adapted their behaviors or features in response to...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm
Tianning Diao (NYU): Organic Chemistry Seminar

Lecture title: "Nickel-Mediated Radical Pathways and Applications in Alkene Functionalization" Diao group website: https://wp.nyu.edu/diao/

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
orc.mit.edu/seminars-events

Kuang Xu Associate Professor Stanford Abstract: We propose a general framework, dubbed Stochastic Processing under Imperfect Information (SPII), to study...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:15pm
Mock Interviews for First Years

Join us for a mock interview session featuring employers, alumni, and staff. Develop your confidence, practice your professional presentation, and get...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 4:30pm to 7:30pm
BCM & LIT@MIT Presents: Headphones, Cinematic Listening, & the Frame of the Skull

Boston Cinema/Media Seminar & Lit@MIT presents HEADPHONES, CINEMATIC LISTENING, & THE FRAME OF THE SKULL Listening via headphones is increasingly...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
International Scholars, Students & MIT Community      Question & Answer Session

This session will address immigration-related topics, including: 2020 Travel Ban expansionPotential DHS site visits for F-1 STEM OPT employment...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Marina Bers, “Coding in Early Childhood: Storytelling or Puzzle Solving?”

Computer programming is an essential skill in the 21st century and new policies and frameworks are in place for preparing students for computer science....

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
$15K Creative Arts Competition Workshop: Articulating business plans and developing successful pitches

Now What? Workshop #2: Articulating business plans and developing successful pitches Learn about the $15K Creative Arts...

2020 MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize

The Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize is a pitch competition open to entrepreneurs in the healthcare space. Seven finalists from MIT-affiliated startups...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Colin Defant - Princeton University

Featured Speakers : Colin Defant (Princeton University) Title : Quantifying Noninvertibility in Discrete Dynamical Systems Abstract : Suppose $f$ is a...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 6:00pm
2020 MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize

The Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize is a pitch competition open to entrepreneurs in the healthcare space. Seven finalists from MIT-affiliated startups...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Career Connect Panel for MIT Spouses & Partners

Meet MIT Spouses and Partners who have found jobs in the Boston area. This informal conversation will be moderated by MS&PC Program Manager, Jennifer Recklet...

Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, February 27, 2020