Events

Thursday, March 5, 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...

Flexibility of visual input to the Drosophila compass network

Speaker: Yvette Fisher, HMS Abstract: We can maintain some sense of direction in the dark by keeping track of our own movements, but when visual landmarks...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
CAPD Career Check-Up

Considering your career path but not sure where to begin? Wondering how to make the most of the Spring Career Fair? Perhaps you would just like some...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 11:30am 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...

Thursday, March 05, 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 05, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Tea with Dr. Hsi: for students affected by Coronavirus-related events

Have tea with Dr. Xiaolu Hsi, Psychologist at MIT Student Mental Health and Counseling Services, and meet fellow students impacted by coronavirus-related...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Thursday, March 05, 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 05, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
Fulbright Info Session

Juniors, Seniors, Grad Students: Are you a US citizen and interested in going abroad to conduct research, earn a graduate degree, or teach English? Come...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Thesis Defense: Eva M. Golos

Imaging and interpreting seismic heterogeneity in the North American lithosphere A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
(Baseball) MIT at No. 14 UMass Boston

(Baseball) MIT at No. 14 UMass Boston

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 3:00pm
 
A Simple Uniformly Valid Test for Inequalities

Xiaoxia Shi (University of Wisconsin–Madison)

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Aiming for the Goal: Contribution Dynamics of Crowdfunding

Joyee Deb (Yale SOM)

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Physics Colloquium Series (03.05) | Adam Riess

The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series Speaker: Adam Riess | Johns Hopkins University "The Present Expansion rate of the Universe, Evidence...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
orc.mit.edu/seminars-events

Tuomas Sandholm Professor Carnegie Mellon Abstract: In recent years there have been great strides in AI, with games often serving as challenge problems,...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 4:15pm
 
Shawna Kidman

This talk will discuss the history of the American comic book industry during the 20th century. This medium has dominated the film and television landscape...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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Register now for the MIT Alumni Employers’ Showcase event in New York City, an exclusive company reception hosted by the MIT Alumni Association. The March 5...

Community Conversations: Climate

Have hurricanes, heatwaves, and wildfires left you wondering how you can tackle climate change? Community Conversations: Climate Thursday, March...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Jason Altschuler (MIT EECS)

Featured Speakers : Jason Altschuler (MIT EECS) Title : Faster, practical algorithms for approximating the Min-Mean-Cycle and related problems Abstract :...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 6:00pm
Women Take the Reel film: "Fear No Gumbo"

Kimberly Rivers-Roberts, known from the Academy Award nominated documentary Trouble the Water (2008) turns her video camera on herself and her community...

Thursday, March 05, 2020 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, March 5, 2020