Events

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

MIT $100K Pitch - Application Due Oct. 20th

📣📣📣 MIT $100K Pitch 🎤 90 seconds of airtime to tell the world the next big idea. NO SLIDES, JUST YOU AND YOUR IDEA 🏆 In addition to the $5,000 Grand...

A dendrite

Dendrites play a central role in neuronal computation, and many complex mechanisms shape their structure, function, and connectivity. Dendrites can undergo...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 6:00am to 10:00pm
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Writing Together Online: October Edition

Please join the WCC in Writing Together Online starting October 4th through October 29th. Our 90-minute sessions create a community of writers who connect,...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 8:30am to 10:00am
WCC Consultations are open for scheduling. Don’t wait -- schedule today!

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

AI@MIT Mini Research Blitz

Join the MIT Quest for Intelligence and the Artificial Intelligence @ MIT Student Group for a mini Research Blitz! This event will focus on Brain Guided...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Hybrid Open Doc Lab Talk: Rashin Fahandej & Jeff Smith

REGISTER FOR THIS HYBRID EVENT HERE A Father’s Lullaby: Co-creating Ecosystems with Communities, Media and Technology Towards Systemic Change In order to...

LNS Lunctime Seminar

Kevin Wood, LBL Recent Results from T2K Abstract: T2K is a long-baseline accelerator neutrino oscillation experiment that studies neutrino oscillations by...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Measuring Cyber Risk During Global Change (Or Anytime)

In today’s landscape of escalating cybercrime, mitigating cyber risk is not the Chief Information Security Officer’s responsibility alone—it is everyone’s...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 12:00pm
Lunch Break: Plants for the People

Registration recommended! Click here to register Learn about plant propagation and take home a few beautiful plant cuttings to grow in your home or...

MIT Press Live Author Talk: The Transformation Myth

MIT Press Live! presents a virtual conversation with the authors of The Transformation Myth. About this event When COVID-19 hit, businesses had to respond...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Inaugural meeting, MIT Energy Justice Reading Group

Are you interested in energy justice? Would you like to learn more about it in a low-key, no-grades environment? Are you a member of the MIT community? If...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 12:45pm to 1:45pm
Typical English Table

Class is now meeting again IN PERSON for Fall 2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher & native English speakers to help you improve your English speaking...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Thesis Defense: Ellen Duong

Spranger lab I "Elucidating the functional states of tumor-resident dendritic cells that drive productive anti-tumor immunity” I Hybrid zoom and in...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 2:00pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: David M. Kouskoulas (MIT) Title: On gravity and gracity-capillary water waves and current Abstract: Mankind relies on natural and man-made...

Killian Court

Speaker: David M. Kouskoulas (MIT) Title: On gravity and gravity-capillary water waves and current Abstract: Mankind relies on natural and man-made...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
“Workplace Incentives and Organizational Learning”  (w/ M. Martinez-Carrasco)

Francesco Amodio (McGill University)

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Featured Speaker: Hannah Larson (Stanford) Title: Chow rings of low-degree Hurwitz spaces. Abstract: The Chow ring of a variety packages information about...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Johnson Group Seminar Series: Prof. Andre Isaacs (College of the Holy Cross)

Isaacs Group Page: https://www.isaacslab.com/people.html Lecture Title: Trapping the Ketenimine: A synthetic approach to novel heterocycles Registration...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 3:00pm
Special Seminar in Geophysics: Christine McCarthy (Columbia)

Christine McCarthy of the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia U. will the guest speaker for 12.SP51: Special Seminar in Geophysics. Title...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Red and gold circuits on a black circuit board - credit michael dziedzic on unsplash

AI (Artificial Indigeneity): re-mattering Native America in an age of technological settling David Shane Lowry, Distinguished Fellow Tuesday October 12,...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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Join LBGTQ+ Services on Kresge lawn for celebration, food, giveaways, music, and more. Everyone at MIT is welcome to drop by and attend. Check our website...

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Tax policy and spatial investment behavior

Antoine Levy (MIT) joint w/ Macro-Int'l

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm

Tuesday, October 12, 2021