Events

Thursday, February 6, 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...

Citadel Securities Trading Challenge (Apply within - INVITE only)

Please join Citadel Securities' traders to gain insight into the financial technology industry. Learn more about the types of challenging trading problems we...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 9:00am
 
Dissection of the neural circuitry underlying short-term memory

Speaker: Kayvon Daie, HHMI Janelia Research Campus Abstract: Short-term memory is associated with persistent neural activity without sustained input,...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Envisioning Hayden Library

With a renovation of Charles Hayden Memorial Library, the MIT Libraries aim to create physical spaces that reflect the library of the future — one that is...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Pierre Gentine

Pierre Gentine Associate Professor, Earth & Environmental Engineering Earth Institute Data Science Institute Columbia University Abstract: In recent years,...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 20: Becca Albee

Becca Albee (born Portland, ME) is a Brooklyn-based artist whose photo-based installations often emerge from her encounters with historical materials,...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Logo light box

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us to practice English on Tuesdays and Thursdays whenever MIT classes are in session. Yes!...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence

Please join the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence (NSCAI) for a conversation on the implications of artificial intelligence (AI) on...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
International English Bible Class or Book Club

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us for a look at the Christian Bible or our book club to practice English and learn...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 3:00pm
BHM: 2020 Vision Boarding

Paint, write, meditate, create a Vision Board! Come reflect on your decade and set intentions for the 2020s. Snacks provided.

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Photo of Gabriela Schlau-Cohen

Gabriela Schlau-Cohen–MIT Action at the Nanoscale: Single-molecule Studies of Protein Motion Hosted by: Bevin P. Engelward For more information...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Eloranta Summer Research Fellowship Info Session

Come learn about the Peter J. Eloranta Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships. $7000 fellowships are awarded each spring to up to 6 MIT undergraduates...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Physics Colloquium Series (02.06) | Nadya Mason

The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series Speaker: Nadya Mason | University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign "Controlling Dissipation in...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Redistribution Through Markets

Piotr Dworczak (Northwestern)

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Testing Continuity of a Density via g-order statistics in the Regression Discontinuity Design

Ivan Canay (Northwestern University)

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
orc.mit.edu/seminars-events

Ben Moseley Assistant Professor Carnegie Mellon Abstract: Combinatorial optimization often focuses on optimizing for the worst-case. However, the best...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 4:15pm
 
Japanese Tea Ceremony

Join us for a Japanese tea ceremony performed by Mrs. Kyoko Wada, who has been studying the Japanese Tea Ceremony for more than 30 years. She will share "the...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 5:30pm
 
$15K Creative Arts Competition Info Session

Learn about the $15K Creative Arts Competition https://arts.mit.edu/start/entrepreneurship/creative-arts-competition/about/ Bring your questions and ideas,...

Simple Person's Applied Math Seminar (SPAMS)

Featured Speakers : Boya Song (MIT Mathematics) Title : Effects of flow and antibiotics on growing biofilms Abstract : Bacterial biofilms represent a...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Exhibition Opening Reception: Christine Sun Kim: Off the Charts and Colored People Time (CPT)

The MIT List Visual Arts Center invites you to an opening reception celebrating two new exhibitions, Christine Sun Kim: Off the Charts and Color People Time...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
(Men's Volleyball) Emmanuel College vs. MIT

(Men's Volleyball) Emmanuel College vs. MIT

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 7:00pm
 
Falcon and Associates - Company Presentation

Run under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the Dubai...

Thursday, February 06, 2020 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Thursday, February 6, 2020