Events

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Annual Radio Fundraiser for WMBR!

WMBR 88.1FM, MIT's campus FM radio station, kicks off its annual fundraising drive on Thursday, November 8. Join us for an entire week of exciting...

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...

MICROCOURSE: EFFECTIVE PROBLEM SOLVING FOR TEAMS

Businesses today face more problems than they have time to solve. As a result, people admit they tend jump too quickly to solutions. But how can someone...

MIT Museum

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

AI and the Future of Work Congress

MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and The Initiative on the Digital Economy (IDE) are joining forces to host the 2nd annual AI...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 8:00am to 4:30pm
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 08, 2018 at 9:00am
Data Management: File Organization

Do you struggle with organizing your research data? Wonder if there’s a better way to arrange and name your data files to optimize your work? This workshop...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 10:00am to 11:30am
MIT Integrated Design & Management Virtual Info Session

Join us online for an information session for IDM, MIT's program in Integrated Design & Management! Register online at the IDM website.

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Harvard Business School Info Session

Do you know where an MBA can take you? Open your mind to the breadth of career opportunities available in business and feel the flexibility of the MBA...

Thursday, November 08, 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 08, 2018 at 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Waste Alliance Journal Club: Domestic Recycling Markets

Come join us for our first journal club on Thursday, November 8! RSVP Here: https://goo.gl/forms/2NBmKMlwxxP7wwJg2 The setup: We will send out two papers...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 12:05pm to 12:45pm
Graduate student Fellowship opportunities in Japan (JSPS)

Do research in Japan as a graduate student or before you complete your PhD...Or be a Postdoc fellow: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science offers a...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
"Gut Feelings: Engineering Synthetic Bacterial Circuits to Probe the Mammalian Gut"

David Riglar, Harvard Medical School for the The Parsons Lab Microbial Systems Seminar Series @MIT Pizza @ 12:45PM ... Seminar @ 1PM In the Ralph M....

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Career Connect Consultation

**Please sign up in advance for a 30 minute appointment here: https://careerconnect.youcanbook.me/ ** This consult is reserved solely for the spouses and...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Coffee with the PKG Center

Grab a free cup of coffee and chat with our graduate assistants to learn more about our programs and how to get involved! If you are participating, or have...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
“A Theory of Equality Before the Law” (w/ D. Acemoglu)

Alex Wolitzky (MIT)

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
LoRaWAN Meetup

Come and find out the latest info on the local LoRaWAN initiatives and the campus IoT Network. This includes the Boston / Cambridge TTN (see URL below).

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 3:00pm
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 08, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Biological Engineering Seminar

Gerald N. Wogan Lecture Shana Sturla, ETH Zürich How Chemistry Can Change Your Fate: From Microbiome Metabolism to Genome-wide Damage Hosted by: Jacquin...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Cancelled

No Seminar-Cancelled

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MIT Humanist Student Discussion Group

The Humanist Chaplaincy at MIT is here to support students in becoming the most compassionate and ethical humans you can be. Thursdays in the Chapel,...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Optimal Estimation when Researcher and Social Preferences are Misaligned

Jann Speiss (Stanford University, visiting Microsoft)

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Starr Forum: The Rise of Populism

Experts discuss the growing political trend in US, Turkey, and India Speakers: Sana Aiyar on India Sana Aiyar is associate professor and the Class of 1948...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Composer Forum Series: Dan VanHassel

Dan VanHassel VanHassel’s works create an evocative sound world drawing from a background in rock, Indonesian gamelan, free improvisation, and classical...

Composer Forum Series: Dan VanHassel

Dan VanHassel VanHassel’s works create an evocative sound world drawing from a background in rock, Indonesian gamelan, free improvisation, and classical...

Brian Michael Bendis: The 2018 Julius Schwartz Lecture

MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing is thrilled to welcome award-winning comics creator Brian Michael Bendis, a New York Times bestseller and one of the...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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 08, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm
Laurent Ney | The Edward and Mary Allen Lecture in Structural Design

MIT Department of Architecture Fall 2018 Lecture Series Are Bridges Designed? The Edward and Mary Allen Lecture in Structural Design Our environment is...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
The Consequences of America’s Miracle Machine

In the 20th century, America led the world in scientific and technological innovation, with federally funded basic research leading to breakthroughs ranging...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Connection Beyond Conflict: Interfaith Solidarity and Peacemaking in the Holy Land

History has shown that fear, prejudice and violence develops in communities isolated by religion and politics. Yet our religious traditions can also contain...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
(Women's Basketball) MIT at Simmons University

(Women's Basketball) MIT at Simmons University

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 7:00pm
Urban Planning Film Series: Flag Wars

FLAG WARS (2003): Shot over a four-year period, Linda Goode Bryant and Laura Poitras' Flag Wars is a poignant and very personal look at a community in...

Thursday, November 08, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Thursday, November 8, 2018