Events

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Come Fly Away: Images of Flight from the Vail Rare Book Collection

Featuring selections from the extensive Vail Rare Book Collection and Vail Collection of Aeronautical Prints, Broadsides and Clippings, Come Fly Away is a...

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology; Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy; Gestural Engineering:...

2018 MIT Research and Development Conference

What’s hot at MIT? What new technologies are being tested that might impact your industry? How can you keep up with innovation from across the Institute? The...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 8:00am to 1:30pm
MIT Water Summit: Thirsty Cities

By 2050, 70% of the world’s population will live in cities, up from 50% today. Many cities are already running out of water. This year’s MIT Water Summit...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 8:00am
Nature

MIT Media Lab Phd Neil Gaikwad and Isabel Moya Camacho have been invited to participate in a solo exhibition in Fall 2018 at the Wiesner Gallery. Arts at MIT...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 9:00am
Choose to Reuse

For November we are in LOBBY 13! Join us in celebrating America Recycles Day by taking the first step to recycle: choosing to reuse! Get free stuff as you...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
Sustainability Lunch Series: Bay State Milling Company with Edward Fish

Hear from MIT Sloan Alum Edward Fish (MBA '12) who serves as the Director of Emerging Businesses at Bay State Milling Company. Ed will discuss sustainable...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 11:45am to 12:45pm
Language Lunch

Meet Eat Speak Come to meet other language enthusiasts, students taking learning languages, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. All MIT...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MIT List Visual Arts Center | Introducing Tony Conrad: A Retrospective

Throughout his six-decade career, Tony Conrad (American, 1940–2016) forged his own path through numerous artistic movements, from Fluxus to the Pictures...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
What’s New in Tableau

In the past year, Tableau has had a few releases. Within those releases, several new features have been introduced. Come learn about the new features which...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Tim the Beaver

Course 18 Interested in studying abroad? Come to a study abroad info session! Who: Course 18 majors and/or first year students considering Course 18 ...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT D-Lab Tour

Visit MIT D-Lab and learn about how we work with people around the world to develop and advance collaborative approaches and practical solutions to global...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Biological Engineering Seminar

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Columbia University Engineering Human Tissues for Medical Impact Hosted by Linda G. Griffith, Douglas A. Lauffenburger For...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER: Stargazing with Dr. Amanda S. Bosh

Join the MIT Women's League and Dr. Amanda S. Bosh atop of MIT Building 37 for an evening of Stargazing! Please note that in order to access the roof of...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 4:00pm to 6:30pm
MIT Humanist Student Discussion Group

Do you ever wonder: What is all this technology FOR? What is a better world? For whom? Who decides? How in a pluralistic world do we even attempt to...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Reducing Exploration in Personalized Decision-Making

Moshen Bayati Associate Professor Stanford University Abs: A central problem in personalized decision-making is to learn decision outcomes as functions of...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Starr Forum: Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

A book talk with Steven Pinker, Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology at Harvard University and one of the world's leading authorities on language and...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Civic Arts Series: Myron Dewey

“Protecting the Water in Solidarity and Unity” Myron Dewey is an indigenous journalist, educator, documentary filmmaker and the developer of Digital Smoke...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Om Under the Dome

To help you stay grounded and balanced, the MIT Libraries host 30-minute silent meditations in the Barker Reading Room. Sessions are held every Monday at...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm
2018-2019 MIT Water Innovation Prize Kickoff Dinner

Join us for an evening of food, fun and education as we celebrate the launch of 2019 MIT Water Innovation Prize with a roomful of industry leading investors,...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Architectural Access: Code and Care

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Experiments in Pedagogy Architectural Access: Code and Care Organized by Gabriel Cira and Emily...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
PROCEPT BioRobotics - Company Presentation

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Killian Court

SPEAKER: YounHun Kim (MIT) TITLE: Post-Quantum Cryptomania ABSTRACT: Quantum algorithms provide a way to break commonly-used cryptosystems such as...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Turkish Grad Talk

Emre Ergeçen, a Turkish Physics graduate student, will give an informal talk about his research and graduate life. Turkish appetizers will be served!

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Page Hazlegrove Lecture in Glass Art: Spencer Finch

Annual lecture in glass art sponsored by the MIT Glass Lab in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering.

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Page Hazlegrove Lecture in Glass Art: Spencer Finch

Annual lecture in glass art sponsored by the MIT Glass Lab in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering.

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
(Men's Basketball) Endicott College vs. MIT

(Men's Basketball) Endicott College vs. MIT

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:00pm
In Her Footsteps; Documentary & Conversation with Director

Join us for an opportunity to see In Her Footsteps, an award winning documentary, followed by an intimate post-film conversation with the Director, Rana Abu...

Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
MTG Presents: Legally Blonde!

A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles...

Thursday, November 15, 2018