Events

Thursday, January 28, 2021

MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize (SHIP) Pitch Competition

Have a big idea in healthcare? Want to win $20,000 in prize money? Join the 2021 MIT Sloan Healthcare Innovations Prize (SHIP) Pitch Competition! The MIT...

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Trevor Prouty

SSP military fellow Trevor Prouty, Commander, US Navy, will lead a presentation. Firsthand accounts combine with a multimedia presentation to highlight the...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 3:00am to 4:30am
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MIT Energy Initiative IAP Course: Computational modeling tools for promoting low-carbon electricity

MIT Energy Initiative IAP Course: Computational modeling tools for promoting low-carbon electricity January 25-29, 9:00 am-1:00 pm ET Registration deadline:...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
MIT-Denmark Green Campus Challenge

Are you a current MIT student passionate about sustainability and designing solutions to combat climate change? Are you invested in MIT’s environmental...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 9:00am to 11:00am
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Author Rights Workshop: 2021 Intellectual Property Speaker Series

When you publish in scholarly journals, you’re usually required to give up some rights in your work. In this workshop, MIT librarians Katharine Dunn and...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Tips, Tricks, and Tools for Productive Writing: Building a Supportive Community for Feedback and Motivation

This workshop will provide an introduction to the concept of peer review writing groups: small groups self-organized specifically as a space for workshopping...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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MIT VMS IAP Boot Camp Event: B2B Sales 4 Startups

Taught by VMS mentor Kent Summers January 28 & 29, 10:30-12 Open to the MIT community Registration required Please register here:...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
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IAP COURSE - HANDLING NEGATIVITY

Mind management is both a science and an art. We can classify the mind’s thoughts into four categories– positive (joy, peace), negative (hatred, envy),...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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IAP: Golden path towards realizing large scale practical quantum computers

Quantum computers, fully realized, are exponentially superior to their classical counterparts for advanced computational tasks such as cybersecurity, drug...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
IAP Zoom Breaks: Among Us

Join your fellow international students and postdocs for a virtual Zoom break and lively interactive game twice a month. During IAP, these are open to the...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Virtual Crafting Corner with Project Manus

Bring your own craft or project and join us on a Zoom call to chill, take a break from the week and spend some time together with other MIT makers! You can...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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‘Communicating thru Presentations' Lunch Series: Audience Influence

Why don't my talks change my audience's behavior? Why is it important to have all three of Aristotle's modes of persuasion (Logos, Ethos, and Pathos) to have...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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Commercialization of MIT Technology: Innovation, Tech Transfer, and Licensing

Have you ever wondered how technology that’s developed in universities and other academic institutions gets translated into a product to benefit the public?...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Countering Rising Poverty

Aimee Barnes, Simon Cooper, Maike Pfeiffer, and Emily Romano, J-PAL Global

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Managing Your Research Code

Do you write software in the course of your research? Have you been required by funders or publishers to share your code, or do you want to make it...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Communicating Science to Non-scientists

Carl Zimmer Science Writer, New York Times columnist, author This workshop led by award-winning New York Times columnist Carl Zimmer will introduce...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Let’s stop and take a deep breath together @2:50 PM EDT (18:50 UTC) Everyday Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because physical...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Launch Into Spring – Professional Writing Lab

Struggling to add that recent UROP? Encountering writers’ block with the opening of your cover letter? Not certain how to write about your new internship?...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Hermanas Unidas fireside chat with Sandra Cisneros Thurs Jan 28 at 4pm – 5pm Eastern RSVP for zoom link: tinyurl.com/cisnerosRSVP Sandra Cisneros is a poet,...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Stata Center and public art

In this 4-week practical workshop taught by the staff of the Office of the Arts, you'll learn how to talk about, write about, and pitch artistic projects and...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 4:00pm
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Robert Waymouth (Stanford University): Organic Chemistry Seminar

Lecture Title: "Dynamic Nanomaterials for Gene Delivery: From Chemistry to Biology" Waymouth group website: http://waymouthlab.stanford.edu/ Link:...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Looking for some creative hands-on learning experiences you can do from your kitchen table? Join the MIT Museum for our new weekly series bringing making and...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 4:00pm
MIT Prison Education Initiative Discussions About Incarceration

The MIT Prison Education Initiative (MIT PEI) will be hosting some great, educational events this IAP to give the MIT community opportunities to engage in...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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List Visual Arts Center | Shifter Waiting Session 6: Matthew Metzger and Jane Norris

Waiting is usually what we do between things. It is the space between two destinations, an empty and anxious time to fill with distractions. But when we look...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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Reason for God

A virtual lecture series to address and discuss questions and objections to God and Christianity. Each night will host a guest speaker and a time for...

Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm
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Thursday, January 28, 2021