Events

Friday, December 1, 2017

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT

(Men's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT, 6:30 PM

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT

(Women's Swimming and Diving) MIT Winter Invitational vs. MIT, 6:30 PM

Safety Culture Video Contest

Safety is embedded in the MIT Culture and now we want you to show the community. Create and Submit a 3-4 minute Video Illustrating Safety Culture in Action...

Photographic Exhibit: "Surface Tension" by Peter Vanderwarker

From the artist's statement: I had two favorite courses in architecture school: One was titled Materials and Methods: it covered the details of what...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Imperial College London - Lobby 10 Drop Ins

Stop by Lobby 10 from 9:30am-1pm on Friday, December 1st to learn more about MIT’s new undergraduate exchange program with Imperial College London. Members...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 9:30am to 1:00pm
BU Law Clinic

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston University School of Law have established two free clinics to offer student innovators and entrepreneurs...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
COG3 Seminar: Ben Holtzmann (Columbia Univ.)

"Inference of thermodynamic state of the upper mantle: Can we spot thermal disequilibrium between the lithosphere and asthenosphere?" An understanding of...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS)

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, December 01, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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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...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
International Community Coffee Hour

Come meet fellow international students and learn about the resources available to you while enjoying breakfast.

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 10:00am to 11:00am
MIT Museum

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

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 10:00am
Computation Research in Boston and Beyond Seminar (CRIBB)

SPEAKER: Jonathan Gootenberg (MIT) TITLE: Harnessing computationally discovered CRISPR systems for transcriptome engineering and human health ABSTRACT:...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
 
MIT S&PC Cooking Group

The MIT Cooking Group is open for all the MIT community. For those who love and have a passion for food and cooking. Our members have a varied level of...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
MIT S&PC Cooking Group

The MIT Cooking Group is open for all the MIT community. For those who love and have a passion for food and cooking. Our members have a varied level of...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
FISH Seminar: Dr. Ángel Rodríguez Rozas (BCAM)

"Fast Simulation and Inversion of Borehole Resistivity Measurements" Accurate inversion methods are needed to provide a precise quantitative estimation of...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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,...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Mass

Catholic Mass

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Afternoon Snack with MITEI Education

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

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Infinite Dimensional Algebra Seminar

Denis Gaitsgory (Harvard) A chiral algebra responsible for quantum Langlands correspondence In this talk we will report on a recent progress made by...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Making the Most of Your Postdoc – Practical Advice and Lessons Learned

Hosted by the Office of the Vice President for Research, MIT. How does one make the most of his or her limited time as a postdoc? In this panel, seasoned...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
PSFC Seminar: Antoine Allanore (MIT)

Title: Electrochemistry in the molten state: from sustainable metal extraction to materials fundamentals In the context of 9 billion people by 2050 and...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Architectured Metamaterials: Harvesting Light, Tunable Sound Switches and Beyond

MechE Lecture in Micro and Nanotechnology Metamaterials are made of precisely fabricated constituents that are analogous to ‘atoms’ and ‘molecules’ in...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Guy Moshkovitz (Harvard University) TITLE: Tight bounds for Regular Lemmas ABSTRACT: Regularity Lemmas are some of the most powerful tools in...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
 
Graduate Lecture Series: Brad Hager (EAPS)

"Do Oil Production and Underground Gas Storage Trigger Earthquakes?" Sometimes* *And getting the wrong answer can be very expensive! About the...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
STAGE Seminar

Speaker: Vishal Arul Title: Proof of the main conjecture Abstract: We will start off by briefly reviewing what was covered in previous talks. Then we will...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm
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GEA Social Hour

A social hour for graduate students from the Economics Department to interact in an informal atmosphere with each other. 21+

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Friends of the Art sees Messiah

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 5:40pm to 9:00pm
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....

Friday Night Services --Conservative

Kabalat Shabbat and Maariv for the Conservative community

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Friday Night Services --Orthodox

Kabalat Shabbat and Maariv for the Orthodox Community

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Aikido

Aikido is the modern Japanese martial art in which cheating is technique. We think that, as the size of your opponent approaches scary big, the...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Shabbat Dinner

Shabbat Dinner @ MIT for MIT students

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Strike a Pose film

In recognition of World AIDS Day 2017, join WGS to view "Strike a Pose." The film profiles the dancers who performed with Madonna on her Blond Ambition...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Workshop Performance by Cellist Maya Beiser: MIT Sounding: Stillness Moves

Cellist Maya Beiser is the 2016–18 Mellon Distinguished Visiting Artist at the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST). The culmination of Beiser’s...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 7:00pm
Kingsman: The Golden Circle

Come down to 26-100 for the sequel to the 2014 hit!

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Kiss Me, Kate! Cole Porter's classic musical comedy.

The MIT Gilbert and Sullivan Players are thrilled to announce their production of Cole Porter’s classic Kiss Me, Kate! Reserve tickets here:...

Workshop Performance by Cellist Maya Beiser: MIT Sounding: Stillness Moves

Cellist Maya Beiser is the 2016–18 Mellon Distinguished Visiting Artist at the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST). The culmination of Beiser’s...

Friday, December 01, 2017 at 9:00pm

Friday, December 1, 2017