Events

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Author Function

Computer-generated poetry and fiction has been imagined for decades, even centuries. In recent years, this sort of literary art has not only been produced;...

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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
Exhibit | Exploring the Mechanics of Representation

Architectural historian Robin Evans described the space between a drawing and its object as a once-productive site in architecture. This site, with the...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
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...

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Introduction to Remote Sensing

Come learn about satellite remote sensing and an overview of the many ways to process satellite imagery. There will be demos in ENVI and ArcGIS software,...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies; György Kepes Photographs II; Gestural Engineering: The...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
Business Data: Finding & Mapping Company Information

Did you ever wonder where grocery stores are located in a city? Or perhaps biotech firms? We will learn how to query several business directories and then...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
IAP Employer Site Visit - iBoss

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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
Legal Considerations for Blockchain Innovations and ICOs

Attendees at this event will learned about: What are the IP strategies for protecting blockchain innovations?What are the potential open source licensing...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
MIT Green Labs Info Session

Informational session about MIT's Green Labs Program. Will include details on the assessment process for certification, participating in the LEAC energy...

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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Special Chez Pierre seminar

Luis Jauregui - Harvard University “A story of light and matter in flatland"

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Tuesday Free English Conversation

Join us for a quick hour of practicing English with native speakers at round tables in Building W11-190. Make friends. Exchange culture. Practice American...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Biology at Transformative Frontiers

2nd talk in the series, "RNA as medicine", Melissa Moore, Chief Scientific Officer, mRNA Research Platform at Moderna Therapeutics Inc.

Understanding Jobs for Economics Professors in Business Schools

Robert Gibbons and Roberto Rigobon (MIT)

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
 
Who's Doing What? Tools to Reveal the Research Landscape at MIT

MIT is full of research and collaboration opportunities. Learn how to discover those opportunities beyond your personal network using tools and resources...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
IAP Workshop: How to Actually Resolve Disagreements

January 30, 2018 Part of the MIT Can Talk series, open to the MIT-community. When two people disagree, customarily, each attempts to convince the other...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Table Etiquette Around the World

*Have you ever been intrigued by different cultural customs during mealtime? *Have you ever felt uncomfortable while eating in another culture and are...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
UROP Open House

Come enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and some cookies while speaking with current UROP supervisors and students about participating in undergraduate research at...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Launching Randomized Evaluations in Government: Lessons from the J-PAL State and Local Innovation Initiative

Todd Hall (JPAL North America)

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
 
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....

The MIT Forum: André Borschberg

Join alumni of MIT and Swiss universities for a special MIT Forum event featuring André Borschberg SM '83, CEO, co-founder and pilot of Solar Impulse and...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Outing Club (MITOC) Winter School Guest Lectures

Come hear from Rick and Celia Wilcox, owners of International Mountain Equipment. Hear about their trekking experiences, their work with Mountain Rescue...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
 

Tuesday, January 30, 2018