Events

Thursday, January 7, 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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Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Sergio Cantu

Dear Colleagues, You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ‘Photon-Photon Interactions Mediated By Rydberg...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 10:00am
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Tips, Tricks, and Tools for Productive Writing: Managing Your Time and Expectations

Writing a dissertation can seem distinct from earlier work, with fewer deadlines, less structure, and less contact with others. At the same time, tackling...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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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 07, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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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 07, 2021 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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 VIRTUAL - Thesis Defense: Zhuchang Zhan (MIT)

Expanding Plausible Biosignature Gas Candidates for Detection in Habitable Exoplanet Atmospheres A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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GIS Level 2: Introduction to Spatial Analysis

Expand your experience with desktop GIS software and learn how to use analysis tools to query data, conduct spatial statistics, and analyze vector and raster...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Pleasures of Poetry 2021

This popular non-credit activity – which aims to reach all those with an interest in poetry, regardless of experience level – has been offered every IAP for...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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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 07, 2021 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Computational Access and Use of Texts and Data behind Paywalls: Challenges and Resources

The rise of applied data science, digital humanities, machine learning, and artificial intelligence has resulted in an increased need for computational...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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 07, 2021 at 4:00pm
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Steven D. Townsend (Vanderbilt University): Organic Chemistry Seminar

Lecture Title: "Chemistry Focused Glycoscience" Townsend group website: https://www.townsendchemistry.org/ Link:...

Thursday, January 07, 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 07, 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 07, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Explore the intersection of art and science in our hands-on short course series for adults. Choose a topic, then learn about current and past MIT research as...

Thursday, January 07, 2021 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Thursday, January 7, 2021