Events

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Econ Family Halloween Event

Event for economics PhD students to foster integration across cohorts with trivia and fun games.

Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s

Durdy Bayramov (1938-2014) grew up in an orphanage in Turkmenistan and overcame the significant challenges of his youth to become an acclaimed Eurasian...

Student Breakfast with MITEI

The MIT Energy Initiative will be hosting weekly breakfasts. Come talk to current students, faculty and MITEI staff to learn about all the opportunity MITEI...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 9:30am to 11:00am
China Comes to Tech: 1877-1931

In 1877, the first student from China matriculated at MIT. By 1910, China was sending more students to MIT than any other foreign country. From these...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Big Bang Data; The Enemy by Karim Ben Khelifa; György Kepes Photographs; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 10:00am
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | Heimo Zobernig: Chess Painting

Heimo Zobernig : chess painting features the work of Vienna-based artist Heimo Zobernig (b 1958, Mauthen, Austria) whose art practice includes sculpture,...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
PICS Seminar: Clara Sousa Silva (MIT)

About the Series The MIT Planetary Lunch Colloquium Series [PlCS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span the...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Thesis Defense: Florent Bekerman

Title: Transport methods and universality for -ensembles.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 3:00pm
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Waste Alliance Lecture Series: Sanergy

David Auerbach is a co-founder of Sanergy, a social enterprise incubated at MIT and then launched in Nairobi, Kenya in 2011. Sanergy provides safe sanitation...

LIDS Seminar Series: Noga Alon (Tel Aviv University)

This talk is joint with CSAIL Theory of Computation. The LIDS Seminar Series features distinguished speakers who provide an overview of a research area,...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Maxim Braverman (Northeastern) "The Atiyah-Patodi-Singer index on manifolds with non-compact boundary"

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 4:00pm
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MIT Number Theory Seminar

Robert J. Lemke Oliver (Tufts University) Title: “Selmer and Tate-Shafarevich groups of elliptic curves in quadratic twist families” Abstract: In recent...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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Toddler Play Group at Westgate

All kids from 1.5-3.5 years old are welcome! You can bring siblings as well. On our first class we will paint pictures with animals, cars, nature, geometry...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Weekly Secular Forum: The Paranormal

This week's discussion topic: The Paranormal - What’s real? What’s not? Why do some people believe in it so strongly, and why is society so fascinated with...

All Saints Mass

All Saints Vigil Mass

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 5:15pm to 6:15pm
Aikido

Aikido is a Martial art that emphasizes blending with the attacker, rather than confronting the attacker with hard techniques such as punches and kicks....

Seminar on Applied Algebra and Geometry

Speaker: Elisa Perrone, MIT Title: The geometry of discrete copulas Abstract: Discrete copulas are fascinating geometric objects of great importance for...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Edgerton Halloween Bash!

Join Edgerton House for a spooktacular time celebrating Halloween! Free dinner will be provided! Costumes are encouraged!

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Tuesday, October 31, 2017