Events

Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Under the Lens: Women Biologists and Chemists at MIT 1865-2024

Under the Lens examines the work of women scientists in biology and chemistry at MIT beginning with Ellen Swallow Richards, MIT’s first woman student,...

MIT/Draper Lab Bridge Tournament

A fun, ACBL sanctioned tournament. All Levels from beginner to expert are welcomed! Undergraduate and graduate students play for...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 6:30am to 10:00pm
At 2:50 logo

Ten minutes for your mind @2:50 every day at 2:50 pm in multiple time zones Almost everything works better again if you unplug it for a bit, including your...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Standing for Freedom: Portraits of Scientists and Artists in Exile

Standing for Freedom is a photography exhibit that features portraits of scholars in exile from around the world. Created by Pascale Laborier and...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Unleash Your Inner Writing Wizard with Writing Together Online

Embark on a magical journey of writing with the Writing Together Online (WTO) program this spring! Our 90-minute writing sessions, complete with goal-setting...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 8:00am to 9:30am
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Exhibition - Unboxed City: critical explorations of ai and cities

"Unboxed City: critical explorations of [ai] and cities" invites visitors to consider the balance between technology and the inclusion of humans in the...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 9:00am to 7:00pm
Unleash Your Inner Writing Wizard with Writing Together Online

Embark on a magical journey of writing with the Writing Together Online (WTO) program this spring! Our 90-minute writing sessions, complete with goal-setting...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 9:30am to 11:00am
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Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Aasmund Folkestad

Dear Colleagues, You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Cosmic Censorship from Holography’’ Presented by Aasmund...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 10:00am
Food Trucks in the Kendall/ MIT Open Space

Enjoy a selection of local, family-owned and operated food trucks every Tuesday through Thursday in the Kendall/MIT Open Space, with plenty of outdoor...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
New and Expecting Parents Group

Meet other expecting and parents of infants under one year to connect, share information, and support each other. Bring your concerns, questions, and...

Thesis Defense - Murilo Corato Zanarella

Speaker: Murilo Corato Zanarella Title: First explicit reciprocity law for unitary Friedberg—Jacquet periods

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 11:00am
Thesis Defense - Murilo Corato Zanarella

Speaker: Murilo Corato Zanarella Title: First explicit reciprocity law for unitary Friedberg—Jacquet periods

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 11:00am
RISE Awards

The RISE Awards - Recognizing Individuals Supporting Equity - is an opportunity to celebrate MIT faculty, staff and students on their work with diversity,...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Juliana Stachurska The Project 8 Neutrino Mass Experiment - Latest Results and Future Directions Abstract: Project 8 is a next-generation experiment...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MLK Scholar Presentation by Wasalu “Lupe Fiasco” Jaco

Join us for MLK Scholar Wasalu “Lupe Fiasco” Jaco’s presentation “Breaking the 4th Floor: Reports from Building 14 & the New 3 Body Problem.” The...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Graphic of a brain with muscular arms

This live, virtual 15-minute class is a combination of simple stretches to release tension in the body and guided meditation to mentally reset during the...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
PSFC Seminar: C. Rackaukas

Abstract: Scientific machine learning (SciML) is the practice of adding scientific structure to improve the predictions from machine learning. In this talk...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Building NW17, 218
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Image of the MIT logo in a round red circle

Choosing to be more aware of what you’re eating is not just about weight loss and vibrant health. Mindful eating brings more enjoyment to your food and your...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
20 Minutes of Calm

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 1:00pm to 1:20pm
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MIT Free English Class

MIT Free English Class is for international students, sholars, spouses. Twenty five years ago we created a community to welcome the nations to MIT and assist...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Refuge Dinner, Worship & Bible Study

Join us for our "Refuge Dinner & Worship" our weekly Wednesday night group at 5:30pm. It is a time for fellowship, worship, prayer, and to study from God's...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Thesis Defense - Arun Shrinath Kannan

Speaker: Arun Shrinath Kannan Title: On Lie Theory in the Verlinde Category Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/6758400029

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 1:00pm
Thesis Defense - Danielle Wang

Speaker: Danielle Wang Title: Twisted Gan-Gross-Prasad conjecture for unramified quadratic extensions

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 1:00pm
Thesis Defense - Ishan Levy

Speaker: Ishan Levy Title: The algebraic K-theory of the chromatic filtration and the telescope conjecture

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 1:30pm
Organizational Economics Seminar

"Weighing Competing Models" | Chiara Aina (Harvard)

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Physical Math Seminar

Name: Saurabh Nath (MIT - Mechanical Engineering) Title: On the Frozen and the Infused Abstract: In the language of experiments and scaling laws, I...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Harvard–MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Speaker: Hannah Larson (UC Berkeley) Title: The Chow ring of the universal Picard stack over the hyperelliptic locus Abstract: Understanding the line...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
2024 Picower Lecture with Hongkui Zeng, PhD, "Understanding Brain Cell Type Diversity"

The Picower Lecture with Hongkui Zeng, PhD, Allen Institute for Brain Research Tuesday, April 23 at 4:00pm | Singleton Auditorium (46-3002) Talk Title:...

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Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Professor Mike Reppert, Purdue University

TITLE: Spectrum, Form, Function: Structural Tuning Mechanisms in Photosynthetic Light Harvesting

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 4:00pm
WriteWise: Effective Research and Writing Strategies

Join this 'WriteWise' series to master essential research and writing skills. From honing your reading techniques and using sources effectively to explaining...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Language Conversation Exchange Evening meet-up: meet, eat, and speak

Let's meet, eat, and speak! Practice a language with a group of native speakers and other language learners, meet other language lovers, and learn about the...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
20-Minute Gita Readings

Embark seamlessly on a transformative journey with the Bhagavad Gita, the crown jewel of Vedic wisdom, unlocking profound benefits for personal development....

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 5:20pm to 5:40pm
What is Participatory Budgeting? Panel + Dinner

Each year, local cities facilitate a process called participatory budgeting, which allows community members to decide exactly how to spend a part of the city...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
 23rd of April National Sovereignty and Children's Day Celebration

The aim of this event is to celebrate the 23rd of April National Sovereignty and Children's Day which is a public holiday in Turkey commemorating the...

Tuesday, April 23, 2024