Events

Monday, January 29, 2018

Entrepreneurship Development Program

Drawing from the vast culture of innovation and entrepreneurship at MIT, this unique, week-long course introduces participants to MIT’s entrepreneurial...

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...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
FESTIVAL OF LEARNING

This is a free event for the MIT community. Registration is required. SCHEDULE Monday, Jan 29 9:30-10:00 (10-250 Lobby) Continental breakfast.10:00-11:15...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 9:30am to 4:30pm
IAP Employer Site Visit - Sanofi

Would you be interested in learning more about some of the world’s top Biotech, Pharma and Chemical Engineering firms? How about cutting edge research in 3D...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 9:30am to 11:00am
 
 Social Networking Sites & Article Sharing

Many researchers promote and share their publications on sites like ResearchGate and Academia.edu. Come to this IAP session to learn about how sharing on...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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...

Monday, January 29, 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...

Monday, January 29, 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...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
 
Frictions in a Competitive, Regulated Market: Evidence from Taxis

Tobias Salz (New York University)

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
 
Leadership – Lessons academics could learn from business schools

Teresa M. Amabile, Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, Carl M. Cohen, President, Science Management Associates, Ann...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT Writers' Group

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up Attendance: Participants welcome at individual sessions Prereq: none Calling all creative writers! Want to write...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Use of Name: Policy and Philosophy

MIT is one of the most widely respected and known trademarks in the world. This class will examine MIT’s use of name policy as well as general ideas of...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Introduction to Using APIs with Python

An application programming interface (API) is a tool that allows computers to communicate and share information. For social scientists, APIs can be useful...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Making the Leap from Student to Thesis Writer: How to Write a Dissertation While Maintaining your Sanity

Alberto Abadie, Dave Donaldson, David Autor, Martin Beraja, Michael Dennis Whinston, and Simon Jaeger (MIT)

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
Cracking Your Career with Dr. Ken Davis, PhD '95

Dr. Ken Davis Gartner, Inc. “Cracking Your Career” As a physicist, you have developed and honed a skill set that has vast potential in a wide variety of...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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IAP Workshop: Vocal Variation

Part of the MIT Can Talk series, open to the MIT-community. If everything that you say is delivered in the same exact way, with little variation in your...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Improv to Improve Communication Skills

Have you had that awkward moment in a presentation where someone asks a really weird question? Has an employer asked an unexpected question in a job...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Biological Chemistry Seminar Series: Cristy Nonato, University of São Paulo

Title TBD. For more information: Betty Lou McClanahan, blm@mit.edu

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
EAPS IAP 2018: Origin of Life Seminar Series

Our Origin of Life Seminars are a series of hosted lectures from leaders in the Origin of Life community, focusing on various dimensions of one of the most...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Infinite Careers Alumni Speaker Series: Anna Wexler (SB Course 9 & 21S; PhD HASTS)

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...

Monday, January 29, 2018 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...

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Monday, January 29, 2018