Events

Thursday, March 12, 2020

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...

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, March 12, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Featured Speaker: Philip Engel (UGA) Title: Compactification of K3 moduli Abstract: By the Torelli theorem, the moduli space [M] of lattice-polarized K3...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
CANCELLED: LinkedIn Basics

If you are new to LinkedIn, attend this workshop to get help creating your summary, updating your profile and learnig how to increase your profile's...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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POSTPONED UNTIL FALL SEMESTER. Overcoming Digital Distraction: How to Improve Focus and Decrease Stress Using Mindfulness

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED. WE WILL RE-SCHEDULE IN THE FALL. THANK YOU! Do you feel like your smartphone is controlling you? That you are constantly...

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

Weekday Mass

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
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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...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
CANCELLED: DUSP Discussions on Climate Action

Details and location TBA Visit the DUSP Facebook page for updated information Learn more about the DUSP Climate Action Plan here.

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
 
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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, March 12, 2020 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
CANCELLED: A Look Inside the Black Box of Scientific Publishing

Publishing the results of one’s research is an integral part of the scientific process, yet scholarly journals are often seen as black boxes by researchers....

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
MIT@2:50 - ten minutes of mindfulness every day

Let’s stop and take a deep breath together At 2:50 PM EDT (18:50 UTC) Everyday Because ongoing stress can lower immune response.Because social distancing...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
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, March 12, 2020 at 3:00pm
POSTPONED: MIT Excellence Awards and Collier Medal Ceremony

A new date will be posted when available. MIT celebrates excellence! The MIT Excellence Awards + Collier Medal acknowledge the extraordinary efforts made by...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 3:00pm
Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Ryuji Takagi

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Operational Quantum Resource Theories: From General Theories to...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 3:00pm
CANCELED: Attention Please! (with Olivier Gossner and Jakub Steiner)

Colin Stewart (Toronto)

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
 
Canceled: Physics Colloquium Series (03.12) | Donna Strickland

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series Speaker: Donna Strickland | University of...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
[Cancelled] Alison Narayan (University of Michigan): Organic Chemistry Seminar

This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a future date TBA.

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Dick den Hertog Professor Tilburg University Abstract: Robust Optimization is a popular approach to treat uncertain parameters in optimization problems....

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 4:15pm
 
Putin

Please Note: This event will no longer be an in-person public event. It will be a live WEBCAST instead. Please view the webcast at...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Managing Stress around COVID-19: a web-based support group series for MIT students

Managing Stress around COVID-19: a web-based support group series for MIT students These confidential online group discussions are free for all MIT Students...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Cancelled/Postponed Women Take the Reel film: "Warrior Women"

This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for fall! Please keep an eye out for a new date. Thank you! In the 1970s, with the swagger of...

Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, March 12, 2020