Events

March 28 - April 26, 2020

Saturday, March 28, 2020

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...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
Cancelled: Teen Science Café: Biotech:  Designing the Future

Please note: this event has been cancelled.

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
[VIRTUAL] Joint Grad ABSK Bible Study

Note: this event has gone virtual. Contact us (jjliu@mit.edu) if you'd like to join us! Join us this Saturday for an insightful Bible study followed by...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 7:00pm
(CANCELED) Berklee Motion Picture Orchestra presents the Berklee Pops - A Celebration of Music in Film

Featuring an 80-piece orchestra, the Crepusculum Choir, and the Boston Conservatory Dance Division, the Berklee Motion Picture Orchestra's biggest concert...

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Church at the Chapel: Virtual

Join us for a Sunday morning Protestant worship service, led by Rev. Natalie Hill from the MIT Protestant Community. All are welcome!

Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
Song & Stillness: Taize at MIT

Song & Stillness: Taizé @ MIT opens the new academic year on Sunday evening, September 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the MIT chapel. We continue to join in...

Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Monday, March 30, 2020

Newcomers Office Hour via phone or Skype, Zoom

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Spirited Suppers

Join us for a home-cooked meal, friendship, conversation, and activities to build community and find inspiration for the week ahead! It is a welcoming and...

Sign up for a Private Consult with MS&PC Staff

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute private appointment here: https://mspc.youcanbook.me/ ** Appointments are available at various times during the...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 8:00am
 
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...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
DH: Lit@MIT // 2020 Speaker Series presents The Virtual Child: Children’s Literature & Digital Culture

Presented by Dr. Derritt Mason, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of English at the University of Calgary Contemporary scholarship about children’s new...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Chez Pierre seminar

Douglas Natelson - Rice University "New Surprises in High Tc Tunnel Junctions"

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
[Cancelled]

Tobias Salz (MIT)

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
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...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
[CANCELLED]    Xiaowei Zhuang  (Harvard University)

CHEMICAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
[Cancelled] Machine Labor

Josh Angrist (MIT)

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
 
Mindful Mondays: Virtual

Join us for a 10-minute guided mindfulness meditation

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 4:30pm to 4:45pm
English Conversation Group via Zoom

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 5:00pm
Virtual: How to Freak Out Skillfully, and Other Pandemic Survival Skills

Even a few weeks ago, who could have imagined that the MIT community would be so abruptly disrupted and dispersed?! The new reality of physical social...

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services

There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But...

Negotiation for Executives

From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in...

Neuroscience for Leadership

Research in the cognitive sciences is leading us to a greater understanding of how to improve personal and leadership behaviors and performance. Those who...

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...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Virtual Open Doc Lab Talk: Glenn Cantave and Idris Brewster

Register here: https://mit.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vloT9QDISNGtdQF0tt_u6w Augmented Reality for Education and Activism Glenn Cantave and Idris Brewster...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
 
[CANCELLED] Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar: Arjun Yodh (Penn)

Title: TBA

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Logo

Do you like getting your exercise outdoors? Meet at the W98 Shuttle Stop for a brisk 45-minute walk around MIT’s campus. Wear comfortable walking shoes and...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
MIT Logo light box

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us to practice English on Tuesdays and Thursdays whenever MIT classes are in session. Yes!...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar: TBD

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Seminar [PLS], formerly PICS, is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
CANCELLED: @AcademicsSay: Findings on Motivation and Well-Being in Academia

Lack of motivation. Imposter Syndrome. Learning from failure. Nathan Hall started the popular Academics Say social media accounts as a response to the...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Thesis Defense - Borys Kadets

Title: Arboreal representations, sectional monodromy groups, and abelian varieties over finite fields Speaker: Borys Kadets Zoom Link:...

CANCELLED: Spring Career Fair Professional Refresher

Give us one hour, and you will learn the ways to make a positive, first-impression, professionally. Learn tips for resume writing, professional dress, and...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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“Endogenous Experimentation in Organizations” (w/ S. Kosterina)

Germán Gieczewski (Princeton)

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
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...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
Thesis Defense - Vishesh Jain

Title: Quantitative invertibility of random matrices: a combinatorial perspective Speaker: Vishesh Jain Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/508932511

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 3:00pm
 
Thesis Defense - Zhenkun Li

Title: Contributions to sutured monopole and sutured instanton Floer homology theories Speaker: Zhenkun Li Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/1234567890

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 3:00pm
 
(Women's Tennis) Emerson College vs. MIT

(Women's Tennis) Emerson College vs. MIT, Cancelled

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 3:30pm
 
New and Expecting Parents at Westgate

Led by MIT parents, "New and Expecting Parents Westgate" is a group for expecting parents or parents with young kids. Ages range from newborn to three years...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 3:30pm
CANCELLED: Spring Career Fair Professional Refresher

Give us one hour, and you will learn the ways to make a positive, first-impression, professionally. Learn tips for resume writing, professional dress, and...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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MMEC Seminar - Probing Wind Energy Flows via Numerical Simulation: From Novel Wake Physics and Physics-Informed Models to Control Co-Design of Large Wind Farms

Fotis Sotiropoulos Distinguished Professor and Dean College of Engineering and Applied Sciences Stony Brook University The fundamental structure of...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:00pm
PDE / Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker : Yilin Wang (MIT) Title : On the Loewner energy of Jordan curves and Weil-Petersson quasicircles Abstract : We introduce the Loewner...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:00pm
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Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
 
[CANCELLED] Matthew Rosseinsky (University of Liverpool): Alan Davison Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry:

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

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Are All Features Created Equal?

LIDS Seminar Series Speaker: Aleksander Mądry Affiliation: MIT Abstract Our machine learning models have attained impressive accuracy on many benchmark...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Featured Speaker: Nicole Looper (Brown University) Title: "Equidistribution techniques in arithmetic dynamics" Abstract: This talk is about the...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
MIT Logo light box

Give us one hour, and you will learn the ways to make a positive, first-impression, professionally. Learn tips for resume writing, professional dress, and...

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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 POSTPONED: SA+P Research Basics: Literature Review and Data Management Workshop

*PLEASE NOTE: This workshop has been postponed* Come learn the basics of research, including mind mapping and keyword building along with understanding how...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Innovating in Existing Markets: Reviving Mature Products and Services

There is considerable buzz around disruptive, revolutionary innovation—we’re constantly told we need to do more of it, in every part of our business. But...

Negotiation for Executives

From fundamental principles to specific real-world examples, this program offers a holistic view of negotiation as building relationships that are rooted in...

Neuroscience for Leadership

Research in the cognitive sciences is leading us to a greater understanding of how to improve personal and leadership behaviors and performance. Those who...

getfit Logo

Want to get exercise before work? Join the tunnel walk for a 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT's famous tunnel system. Wear comfortable shoes....

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 7:10am to 7:55am
COG3 Seminar - Jill Van Tongeren (Tufts)

About this Series The Chemical Oceanography, Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology Seminar [COG3] is a student-run seminar series. Topics include chemical...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
What Early Stage Startups Need to Know About Funding

You have a great idea and a team. As you take the next steps toward building your amazing company, you are thinking about raising capital. Learn more about...

Sharon Weiner

Talk is cancelled. We hope to reschedule in Fall 2020 or Spring 2021. SSP Wednesday Seminar series with speaker Sharon Weiner, American University. Nuclear...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:00pm 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...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Annette Idler

SSP Wednesday Seminar with speaker Annette Idler, Visiting Scholar, Harvard University. Annette Idler will discuss the findings of her timely new book,...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:30am
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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...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
VIRTUAL ONLY: Climate ******* Design | CDD Forum 2020

UPDATES available on the DUSP Facebook Page, inlcuding methods for joining/accessing this series online. Urban design tools and methods can contribute...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
MIT D-Lab Creative Capacity Building workshop in Uganda, 2019.

A ~one-hour, (usually) student-led tour of MIT D-Lab, D-Lab prototypes, and our workshop! Hear about the 17-year history of D-Lab, our founding director Amy...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
[POSTPONED] Social exclusion and social preferences: Evidence from Colombia's leper colony

Diego Ramos-Toro (Brown)

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 2:45pm to 4:00pm
 
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...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
Postponed:  Automating Test Hardware Control and Analysis with MATLAB

This seminar is postponed and will be re-scheduled for the fall semester 2020. This event listing will be updated when a new time is scheduled. The MechE...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Weekly Wednesday Meeting via Zoom

The Zoom link - https://mit.zoom.us/j/585674692 From September to December and February to May, these weekly meetings are organized by MIT Spouses &...

DLS: Jay Ague (Yale)

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
[CANCELLED] Matthew Rosseinsky (University of Liverpool): Alan Davison Lecture in Inorganic Chemistry

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

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

MIT Energy Club Presents: Muddy MWh

**This event is 21+ with valid government-issued ID (U.S. or passport). NO ID, NO ENTRY, NO EXCEPTIONS. MIT ID or joining someone with an MIT ID also...

[Cancelled/Postponed]: Feminisms Unbound: The Neoliberal University and Academic Feminism

This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for Fall 2020. This panel takes its inspiration from our insistent critique of the academic...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
CANCELED: Lee and Nile Albright Annual Symposium – CRISPR: Revolutionizing the Future of Health

Genome editing technologies have swept news headlines for their ability to improve human health in revolutionary ways. At the forefront are CRISPR-Cas9-based...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 7:00pm
COURSE - SRI ISOPANISAD

The 108 Upanishads are considered the essence of all the Vedas, and Shri Ishopanishad is foremost among them. Discover the distilled essence of all knowledge...

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Wednesday, April 01, 2020 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm

Thursday, April 02, 2020

Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution

Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided...

Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation

Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or...

2020 MIT Energy Conference

Decision 2020: Creating the Landscape for Our Energy Future - April 2nd & 3rd Explore the energy decisions being made today that are set to deliver the...

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, April 02, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Career Connect Conference via Zoom

Our speaker, Bori Stoyanova (the Human Resources Administrator in MIT's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering), has been working with MS&PC for...

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, April 02, 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, April 02, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Logo

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, April 02, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
CANCELLED: DUSP Discussion on Values

Location and details TBA Please visit the DUSP Facebook page for more information.

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
 
MIT Logo light box

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, April 02, 2020 at 1:15pm to 2:30pm
Postponed: MIT Climate Action Symposium: MIT Climate Initiatives and the Role of Research Universities

Due to concerns over the potential for large gatherings to lead to the transmission of the COVID-19 virus, MIT is postponing the remaining two Climate Action...

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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, April 02, 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, April 02, 2020 at 3:00pm
CANCELLED -  The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series presents Prof. Lena Kourkoutis from Cornell University

The Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series presents Prof. Lena Kourkoutis from Cornell University. This talk will be rescheduled for a later date.

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Abhijit Banerjee (MIT)

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
 
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Xu Cheng (University of Pennsylvania)-CANCELLED

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
[CANCELLED] David Sarlah (University of Illinois) & Michael Schmidt (BMS): Bristol-Myers Squibb Lectures in Organic Chemistry

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

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
[Canceled]

Nitya Pandalai-Nayar (Univ. of Texas)

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
CANCELLED Public Program | MIT Campus Art and Architecture Tour

Join MIT List Visual Arts Center on a public art tour showcasing art and architecture highlights across campus. View architecture highlights with...

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MIT Alumni Employers’ Showcase: Boston Spring 2020

Alumni, register now for the MIT Alumni Employers’ Showcase event in Boston, an exclusive company reception hosted by the MIT Alumni Association. The April...

Thursday, April 02, 2020 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
 
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, April 02, 2020 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Friday, April 03, 2020

Analytics Management: Business Lessons from the Sports Data Revolution

Are you looking to take your analytics strategy to the next level? This new program provides executives the opportunity to step back and engage in the guided...

Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation

Why has implementing enterprise-wide transformation proven to be troubling? When challenges persist, it is often because there are embedded tensions or...

2020 MIT Energy Conference

Decision 2020: Creating the Landscape for Our Energy Future - April 2nd & 3rd Explore the energy decisions being made today that are set to deliver the...

[POSTPONED] SDSCon 2020

*Please note: this event has been POSTPONED until Fall 2020* See MIT’s COVID-19 policies for more details. SDSCon 2020 is the fourth annual celebration of...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 8:45am to 5:15pm
CANCELLED: Second Annual  Judith Tendler Network Meeting

DUSP is pleased to host the second annual meeting of the Judith Tendler Network. The meeting aims to reunite Judith Tendler's students and colleagues. It...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Introduction to Web-Scraping with Python

This hands-on workshop will introduce basic techniques for web-scraping using popular Python libraries. Sponsored by the Harvard Institute for Quantitative...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Colet te Grotenhuis (Radosevich)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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English Conversation Group via Zoom

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 10:00am
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...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Thesis Defense - Vishal Arul

Title: Explicit Division and Torsion Points on Superelliptic Curves and Jacobians Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/135663926 Speaker: Vishal Arul

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 10:30am
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...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
getfit Logo

Do you like getting your exercise outdoors? Meet at the W98 Shuttle Stop for a brisk 45-minute walk around MIT’s campus. Wear comfortable walking shoes and...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
CANCELLED | Curator Tour: Colored People Time with Meg Onli

Join exhibition curator, Meg Onli, Andrea B. Laporte Associate Curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art Philadelphia on a tour of her exhibition Colored...

How to Work a Virtual Career Fair

Many people are overwhelmed when attempting to navigate a virtual career fair with many employers. This workshop will provide tips and strategies on how be...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
 
VIRTUAL: Urban Science in Practice

UPDATE: These sessions will be made avalaible virtually, please see the DUSP Facebook page below for more details. These debates are part of the 11.S953...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
MIT Career Lunch and Learn: Resume Workshop with Recruiters

In this Career Lunch and Learn webinar, talk with recruiters from several employers of MIT alumni, who will discuss some of their personal preferences, some...

Friday, April 03, 2020 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
SciTech IDEAthon 2020

The MIT Arab SciTech IDEAthon is the first Arab-related hackathon located outside of the MENA region. The IDEAthon acts as a platform for students and...

MIT is hosting a series of challenges to empower YOU to take action on the COVID-19 crisis. Join us from April 3 - 5, for the 2nd MIT COVID-19 Challenge virtual event, Beat the Pandemic.

We invite you to attend the MIT COVID-19 Challenge event, Beat the Pandemic, a series of virtual hackathons. The next event is April 3-5, 2020. In this...

Saturday, April 04, 2020

MIT is hosting a series of challenges to empower YOU to take action on the COVID-19 crisis. Join us from April 3 - 5, for the 2nd MIT COVID-19 Challenge virtual event, Beat the Pandemic.

We invite you to attend the MIT COVID-19 Challenge event, Beat the Pandemic, a series of virtual hackathons. The next event is April 3-5, 2020. In this...

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...

Saturday, April 04, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Saturday, April 04, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Saturday, April 04, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
CANCELLED | Gallery Discussion: Slow Art Day

The average museum visitor spends just 15 to 30 seconds in front of an artwork. Find out what happens when you’re invited to look slowly at the List Center...

Saturday, April 04, 2020 at 1:00pm 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...

Saturday, April 04, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
[VIRTUAL] Joint Grad ABSK Bible Study

Note: this event has gone virtual. Contact us (jjliu@mit.edu) if you'd like to join us! Join us this Saturday for an insightful Bible study followed by...

Saturday, April 04, 2020 at 7:00pm

Sunday, April 05, 2020

MIT is hosting a series of challenges to empower YOU to take action on the COVID-19 crisis. Join us from April 3 - 5, for the 2nd MIT COVID-19 Challenge virtual event, Beat the Pandemic.

We invite you to attend the MIT COVID-19 Challenge event, Beat the Pandemic, a series of virtual hackathons. The next event is April 3-5, 2020. In this...

Church at the Chapel: Virtual

Join us for a Sunday morning Protestant worship service, led by Rev. Natalie Hill from the MIT Protestant Community. All are welcome!

Sunday, April 05, 2020 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Sunday, April 05, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Sunday, April 05, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Sunday, April 05, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
Song & Stillness: Taize at MIT

Song & Stillness: Taizé @ MIT opens the new academic year on Sunday evening, September 15, at 7:30 p.m. at the MIT chapel. We continue to join in...

Sunday, April 05, 2020 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Monday, April 06, 2020

Newcomers Office Hour via phone or Skype, Zoom

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Spirited Suppers

Join us for a home-cooked meal, friendship, conversation, and activities to build community and find inspiration for the week ahead! It is a welcoming and...

Sign up for a Private Consult with MS&PC Staff

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute private appointment here: https://mspc.youcanbook.me/ ** Appointments are available at various times during the...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 8:00am
 
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...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
A Major Puzzle: First Year Decision Making

April is here, which means major declaration is coming soon! This workshop will cover different ways to approach the decision-making process around major...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 10:30am to 11:15am
1-150  
A Major Puzzle: First Year Decision Making

April is here, which means major declaration is coming soon! This workshop will cover different ways to approach the decision-making process around major...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 11:30am to 12:15pm
1-150  
Chez Pierre seminar

Matthew Yankowitz - University of Washington Condensed Matter Physics seminar

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
getfit Logo

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...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
A Major Puzzle: First Year Decision Making

April is here, which means major declaration is coming soon! This workshop will cover different ways to approach the decision-making process around major...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:15pm
1-150  
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...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
 [CANCELLED]   Jennifer M. Heemstra (Emory University)

CHEMICAL BIOLOGY SEMINAR

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
CANCELLED - How Acquisitions and Financial Incentives Affect Firm Behavior and Patient Outcomes: Evidence from the Dialysis Industry

Paul Eliason (Brigham Young University)

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
 
Mindful Mondays: Virtual

Join us for a 10-minute guided mindfulness meditation

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 4:30pm to 4:45pm
[Canceled]

Arnaud Costinot and Dave Donaldson (MIT)

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 4:30pm to 5:45pm
[Cancelled]

Kei Kawai (US Berkeley)

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
 
English Conversation Group via Zoom

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 5:00pm
Virtual: How to Freak Out Skillfully, and Other Pandemic Survival Skills

Even a few weeks ago, who could have imagined that the MIT community would be so abruptly disrupted and dispersed?! The new reality of physical social...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT Logo light box

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
4-145  
LGBT Grad Social Hour

These social hours are pretty much exactly what they sound like- unstructured, casual opportunities to meet other LGBT graduate students at MIT and just hang...

Monday, April 06, 2020 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives

Cyber risk and cybersecurity are a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their...

Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to...

Supply Chain Strategy and Management

This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept...

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...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
[CANCELLED] Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar: Peng Chen (Cornell)

Title: TBA

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
TBA  
getfit Logo

Do you like getting your exercise outdoors? Meet at the W98 Shuttle Stop for a brisk 45-minute walk around MIT’s campus. Wear comfortable walking shoes and...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
MIT Logo light box

International students, scholars and spouses are invited to join us to practice English on Tuesdays and Thursdays whenever MIT classes are in session. Yes!...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar: Open Discussion

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Seminar [PLS], formerly PICS, is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
“Data Linkages and Incentives” (w/ E. Madsen)

Annie Liang (Penn, visiting MIT)

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
 
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...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
New and Expecting Parents at Westgate

Led by MIT parents, "New and Expecting Parents Westgate" is a group for expecting parents or parents with young kids. Ages range from newborn to three years...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 3:30pm
PDE / Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker : TBA Title : TBA Abstract : TBA Join Zoom Meeting https://mit.zoom.us/j/692597858 Join by SIP 692597858@zoomcrc.com Join by Skype...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 4:00pm
[POSTPONED] IDSS Distinguished Speaker Seminar with Guido Imbens (Stanford University)

*Please note: this event has been POSTPONED until Fall 2020* See MIT’s COVID-19 policies for more details. About the author: Prof. Guido Imbens’ primary...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
TBA

TBA

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
 
Daron Acemoglu

Please Note: This event has been postponed and is not happening on April 7, 2020. It will be rescheduled at a later date. Please continue to check here or...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Building an Effective Data Strategy & Growing a Team

Building a data strategy – a plan for how your company collects, stores and uses data – is a critical step in the early stages of a startup. Unfortunately,...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
⚠️ CANCELLED ⚠️ 🍆🍎🍇🍑  Much Better Sex, with Dr Marty Klein

⚠️ Cancelled due to circumstances related to public health concerns. Apologies for any inconvenience. ⚠️ Much Better Sex -- the national sexuality education...

Tuesday, April 07, 2020 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

Cybersecurity Leadership for Non-Technical Executives

Cyber risk and cybersecurity are a source of frustration for executives and government officials who spend inordinate time and worry trying to protect their...

Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Based on MIT's research into the science of innovation ecosystems, this course equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to...

Supply Chain Strategy and Management

This course presents innovative strategies and best practices for improving supply chain performance. It introduces a unique MIT framework, using the concept...

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...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
CANCELLED MIT Polymer Day 2020

Starting with our March 18th event, due to COVID-19 concerns all remaining PPSM Seminars and the April 8th MIT Polymer Day event have been cancelled. We...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 11:00am to 5:00pm
Fiber Crafts Group

The Fiber Crafts Group invites you to join them as you start a new handwork project or finish an old one. The casual environment lends itself perfectly to...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
getfit Logo

Want to get exercise on your lunch break but don't want to go outside? Join the tunnel walk for a brisk 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT's...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
Meditation for Your Wellbeing

Second Wednesday of the month, 12:10pm - 12:40pmCommunity Wellness at MIT Medical offers drop-in meditation and relaxation sessions. Sit back and relax - no...

CANCELLED: Behavioral Interviewing

While your technical skills will get you the interview, it is your behavioral attributes that will get you the job. This session will discuss preparation and...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
MIT D-Lab Creative Capacity Building workshop in Uganda, 2019.

A ~one-hour, (usually) student-led tour of MIT D-Lab, D-Lab prototypes, and our workshop! Hear about the 17-year history of D-Lab, our founding director Amy...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
[POSTPONED] Information and bargaining through agents: Experimental evidence from Mexico’s labor courts

Chris Woodruff (Oxford)

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 2:45pm to 4:00pm
 
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...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 2:50pm to 3:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting via Zoom

The Zoom link - https://mit.zoom.us/j/585674692 From September to December and February to May, these weekly meetings are organized by MIT Spouses &...

Cancelled: Monthly Afternoon Break

Monthly Afternoon Break: Every second Wednesday. PLEASE NOTE: Afternoon Breaks are cancelled for the spring semester. Co-sponsored by the ISO and MIT...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Special Department Lecture - Anita Ganesan

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
[CANCELLED] Shih-Yuan Liu (Boston College): MIT-Harvard Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: TBA

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
4-370  
David Thorburn, Professor of Literature and Comparative Media and Director Emeritus of the MIT Communications Forum

Co-hosted with Literature at MIT. David Thorburn has been a teacher of literature for 55 years, 44 of them at MIT where he is Professor of Literature and...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 5:15pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

COURSE - SRI ISOPANISAD

The 108 Upanishads are considered the essence of all the Vedas, and Shri Ishopanishad is foremost among them. Discover the distilled essence of all knowledge...

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Catholic Mass - cancelled until further notice!

Weekday Mass

Wednesday, April 08, 2020 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm

Thursday, April 09, 2020

Developing a Leading Edge Operations Strategy

This course offers unique, MIT-developed approaches to business operations strategy based on best-practice research conducted among the world’s leading...

Innovator's DNA: Mastering Five Skills for Innovative Disruption

Innovation is a big buzzword that means different things to different people. Where do innovative and revolutionary business ideas come from? According to...

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, April 09, 2020 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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, April 09, 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, April 09, 2020 at 12:00pm to 8:00pm
POSTPONED | MIT List Visual Arts Center | List Projects 21: Rami George

In Rami George’s videos and installations, autobiography becomes a form of history writing that complicates official narratives. The artist takes personal...