Events

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Medical Interpreting Course

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures is offered for credit as 15.393. It is also open to others on a Not for Credit basis. This 6 evening session course...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Take a short break together because chronic...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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IAP Course: Eyes in the Sky

Hands-on Workshop for using UAVs in mapping the built environment and Climate Change risk assessment (Non-credit) Enrollment Limit: 15 students Complete...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 8:00am to 4:00pm
IAP 2022: Mission Innovation Program—Dual-use Ventures: Navigating Both Commercial & Defense Markets

Program Description The Dual-use Ventures non-credit IAP course helps technology startups navigate early-stage challenges in market research, use cases, and...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
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HPEC System

The focus of this workshop is to introduce the role of High Performance Computing in research. Learn how to scale your application to run on HPC Systems...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
WCC Consultations are open during IAP 2022. 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....

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Greg Olson and Clay Houser. This activity is an introduction to the Thermo-Calc software and how it may be used to perform thermodynamic...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
How it Really Works: Planning, Funding, and Implementing Transportation Projects in the Real World

Have you ever wondered how transportation really works? (Have you ever wondered how ANYTHING really works?) Do you have strong feelings, or simply a passing...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Styling Your Academic Writing (4-session series)

This four-session series will equip you with the tools to take your academic writing style to the next level. You will learn how to clarify your meaning in...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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Computationally Tractable Choice

Modibo Camara, Northwestern- Virtual Presentation

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Tara Fadenrecht. Enameling is the process of fusing powdered glass to copper, steel or silver resulting in a glossy, colorful finish. Students in...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
Arcadia Science: A New Institutional Model for the Research and Translation of Biological Discovery

Dr. Prachee Avasthi, PhD, Arcadia Science, Co-founder, Chief Scientific Officer, and Director of Cell Biology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Cooking with Antoinette

Antoinette’s cooking sessions are always open to the entire MIT community, and you are welcome to cook with us or just observe! Please join us for the IAP...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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Join Amy Wibowo, MIT SB and MEng in EECS, and hear about her career journey, gain advice about your own career, and ask questions. Amy Wibowo is the...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Practical Machine Learning

If you are interested in attending, please join the mailing list here: https://forms.gle/D2wWadwE1u1iA6H67. We will be using this to send out links to class...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
SOLD OUT IAP COURSE - HANDLING NEGATIVITY

Suppose we are trapped in a cell with a cellmate who constantly draws our attention to the many terrible images on the cell walls. While we may try to...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
BioBots (BioMakers Workshop)

The BioMakers IAP Google Calendar (Check for Updates) Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-4 pm starting Jan 6th (+ Friday session 1/14 1-2 PM) Workshop...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Mike Tarkanian. Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques using traditional tools to hand forge mild steel. Drawing a taper, forming a...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
IAP Non-Credit Activity: THERE ARE NO BAD SKETCHES / An introduction to Travel Drawing

Workshop exposes students to a multi-media way of capturing a sense of place through an observational tour of the Cambridge and Boston area. This course...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
IAP Workshop: Crafting your Thesis Proposal

Your Ph.D. thesis proposal is likely your first foray into writing a research or grant proposal. Different from a research paper or report, it represents an...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Introduction to Atomistic Simulations

First principles simulations is a useful tool for materials research providing description of functional properties and chemical processes at the atomic...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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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...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Pleasures of Poetry 2022

Pleasures of Poetry meets this IAP 2022 in 14E-304 from 1:00 - 2:00pm every weekday through the first three weeks of IAP (Jan. 3-21), with the exception of...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Trans+ Open Sessions

During these two unstructured sessions, participants will have the opportunity to connect with other trans+ students in a safe and affirming space to discuss...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
U.S. C3E Women in Clean Energy webinar series: Maximizing Your Impact in the Clean Energy Transition

Clean energy is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative sectors in our economy. The clean energy sector is attracting top talent—achievers who are...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Chuck Anklam & Gerry Mauer Lieutenant Colonel, US Marine Corps & Lieutenant Commander, US Navy

The USMC focus will be on "Force Design 2030 and the USMC Concept for Stand-in Forces." This will highlight our (USMC) force structure/force design changes...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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satellite image of boston area

ArcGIS Pro allows you to use statistical or machine learning classification methods to classify remote-sensing imagery. Deep learning models can be...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP Non-Credit Activity: Comics on COVID

How can a mix of words with pictures crack open new ways to understand the Covid pandemic? For two years, our bodies have been immersed in a blind,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
When your relationship with food, weight, and body image are in conflict with your values

Do you feel that you are frequently thinking about food, your weight, or your body image? When we are so focused on these things, we often miss important...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
IAP Course - nanoStories: Workshop on science communication at the nanoscale

Designed for students with an interest in science communication and STEAM outreach. Guided by instructors, in each two-hour class students will explore a new...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:30pm
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When you publish in scholarly journals, you’re usually required to give up some rights in your work. In this seminar, MIT librarians Katharine Dunn and Katie...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Command Line Fundamentals

Do you find yourself needing to use the command line for your class, research project, or internship, but don’t know how to use it properly? Would you like...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
IAP - EN-ROADS CLIMATE WORKSHOP

The En-ROADS Climate Workshop helps build support for strategies to address climate change via interactive testing of the cutting-edge simulation model...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm
CANCELED:  IAP - LCE Language Conversation Cafe

Join us to meet other language enthusiasts, language learners, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. This is a great way to find a...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
MAS.S73: Moving Beyond The Replication Crisis: How to Spot Misleading Social Science and Design Better Experiments

Offered for 3 credits P/D/F and open to listenersMeets T/Th 4-6p in E15-359 (1/11, 1/13, 1/20, 1/25, and 1/27) Course Description The replication and...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
techno-inquiry

With this reading group, we aim at slowing down and promote critical reflection over the work we do everyday. We will do this by investigating, together,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Braxton Cook, Terri Lyne Carrington, and Sean Jones

Three Thursday conversations with renowned jazz artists on composing with a social justice lens IAP 2021: It Must Be Now!— Advancing social justice actions...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 5:00pm
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Ulan Bator

Virtual info session (IAP, not for credit) for a new six-unit spring course where students tackle real-world climate & sustainability challenges. All...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm
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Film Screening: Paper & Glue

Join the MIT List Visual Arts Center for a screening of Paper & Glue. This documentary follows acclaimed French artist JR as he travels around the world,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Launch Into Spring: Draft Your Cover Letter

“Ugh, a cover letter? How do I write a cover letter?”-- Whether you are new to this feeling, or have felt it many times before, take 60 minutes out of your...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Math Integration Bee

You are cordially invited to the 41st Annual MIT Integration Bee. Watch our top students compete for the chance to win prizes and the prestigious title of...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:00pm
MIT Heavy Metal 101 IAP 2022

Not a Metallurgy class! This veteran crash-course is coming back in full force and will have you head banging, air guitaring, and devil horn raising in no...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Ceramic Pitchers

In this four-week long intermediate and advanced level clay class, we will learn several pitcher forms. With an emphasis on handles and spouts, we will learn...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:00pm
MIT Bluewater Sailing Informational Session

MIT Sailing would love for you to join us aboard our museum quality 51' Herreshoff sailboat in Boston Harbor. Bluewater Sailing is under the supervision of...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Winter School 2022

Winter School is a chance to learn how to safely go on winter adventures. We lead a variety of day trips on the weekends for beginners to advanced outdoors...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Aren't We Better Off Without Christianity?

40 years ago, sociologists believed that as the world became more modern, more educated, and more scientific, religious belief would naturally decline. Many...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm
West Coast Swing

Come learn some West Coast Swing steps this IAP with MIT Ballroom Dance Club! Our classes are free, fun, energetic and suitable for beginners! No partner or...

Carpentries @ MIT: Intro to UnixShell/Python/Git

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 8:30pm to 5:00pm

Thursday, January 20, 2022