Events

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
LCE Conversation Cafe

Bonjour! Salut! Ciao! Start your day off right with coffee and conversation. Meet other language lovers and learners, practice your Spanish, brush up on your...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 8:30am to 10:00am
Preparing and Delivering Presentations

Not sure where to start in preparing a presentation? Would you like a safe space for practicing and improving your public speaking skills? This participatory...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
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...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Individual Consultations at the Writing and Communication Center

Enrollment: Unlimited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/08 Prereq: none Go to https://mit.mywconline.com to register and to schedule...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Big Bang Data; György Kepes Photographs; Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson; Robots and Beyond: Exploring Artificial...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
 
Regression Models in R

This hands-on, intermediate R course will demonstrate a variety of statistical procedures using the open-source statistical software program, R. Topics...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
The Matter of Facts

Karen Boiko Sign-up by 01/23 Limited to 30 participants In this troubling time of truthiness, alternative facts and “fake news,” how might we as...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
You've Invented Something Cool! Now What?

Chris Noble (MIT ESI Director of Corporate Engagement) and Tod Woolf (MIT Technology Licensing Officer) will give you the inside scoop on getting a patent...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Newcomers Office Hour

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,...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Book Discussion

The MIT Women's League's book group meets monthly over lunch hour on campus throughout the academic year to talk about works of fiction, biography, and...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Alumni Talks: Antique Maps

This class presents a display of original antique maps. There will also be a talk describing the variety of antique maps published in the 18th and 19th...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Exhibition | List Projects: Adam Pendleton

List Projects: Adam Pendleton Adam Pendleton’s multi-disciplinary practice across painting, sculpture, video, and performance searches for “radical...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Special Chez Pierre seminar

Mohammad H. Hamidian - Harvard University “Atomic-scale Visualization of Topologically Emergent States in Correlated Quantum Matter”

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The SBIR Program, How Do I Get Involved?

The Federal SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) Program Provides R&D funding to small businesses. The program helps small businesses engage in R&D...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
The State of the Union: Social Policy, Financial Regulation, and Populism in the Trump Era

A Symposium Presented by the MIT Department of Economics

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:50pm to 6:30pm
 
Biotech Business Information for Engineers and Scientists

This session will help you turn ideas into products. Join this interactive time of learning and fun where you can explore what the Libraries have to offer...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
IAP Class Waste management 101: Where Does Our Trash Go?

This 3-day session will run through the end-of-life treatment of all types of waste--trash, recycling, and compost--following their path from the trash...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
IAP Course: The MIT Moderns: Graphic Design in the 1960s-1980s

The course will provide an overview of modernist graphic design with a particular emphasis on the important contributions of the MIT Office of Design...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Introduction to Python Workshop

This workshop introduces the basic elements of Python that are commonly used for data cleaning, analysis, visualization, and other applications. Participants...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Biology at Transformative Frontiers

1st talk in the series, Reading and writing DNA, organs and ecosystems", George M. Church, Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Alumni Talks: Introduction to Credit Analysis and Equity Valuation

Credit Analysis The corporate bond markets are a key financing markets for a variety of companies. The first part of this seminar will introduce students...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Brio to Cognos Conversion Workshop

During this session, we will discuss how Brio and Cognos work to pull information into a report. We will learn how to set Cognos to pull the same information...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Commercializing Research, Creating Change: MIT Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation

Since 2002, the Deshpande Center has helped spur the creation of 32 spinout companies. These firms, which have raised over $600 million in capital, are...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Digital Rhetoric and Mobile Learning

Robert N. Calton, Lecturer – Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Sign-up by 01/22 Limited to 20...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
What Every International Student Should Know About U.S. Employment

Dan Beaudry, former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, shares the potent job search system used by many international students to find U.S....

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Managing Your Research Code

Do you write software in the course of your research? Have you been required by funders or publishers to share your code, or do you want to make it...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
SO BAD IT'S GOOD: An Introduction to Media Analysis Through Watching Bad Media

Kaelan Doyle Myerscough Enrollment: contact kaelandm@mit.edu before day you plan to attend Limited to 20 participants Attendance: Participants are...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Patent Searching Fundamentals

Demystify the patent literature and learn resources for finding patents. Learn about and search for patents from all over the world. This hands-on session...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

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

Bitcoin Investing 101

Have you read the news recently? All eyes are on Bitcoin. The world’s largest cryptocurrency by market value has skyrocketed from less than a cent to almost...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Infinite Careers Alumni Speaker Series: Tarikh Campbell (Course 10b)

Want to network but don’t have the time to send countless emails or travel off campus for informational interviews? Good news! GECD and the Alumni...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Unleashing Alternative Futures: Constructing New Worlds through Imagination, Narrative, and Radical Hope

Lawrence Barriner II, Program Director, Community Media, Grant Tank Williams Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Attendance: Participants must...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Basics of Financial Planning

MIT has done a great job teaching students how to earn money. Unfortunately, no one teaches students what to do with it when they get it! This hour-long...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
(Men's Basketball) Clark University vs. MIT

(Men's Basketball) Clark University vs. MIT

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 7:00pm
 
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Smith College

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Smith College

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 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...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
IAP Israeli Dance Beginner's Classes

Here's your chance to learn circle, line, and couple dances to the latest Israeli songs and popular classics. No experience necessary! All are welcome! Open...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018