Events

Thursday, October 28, 2021

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Ten minutes for your mind @2:50 every day at 2:50 pm in multiple time zones Almost everything works better again if you unplug it for a bit, including your...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Writing Together Online: October Edition

Please join the WCC in Writing Together Online starting October 4th through October 29th. Our 90-minute sessions create a community of writers who connect,...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 9:00am to 10:30am
WISDM Speaker Series: Jessica Ingabire

Jessica Ingabire is a Master's Student in MIT's Technology and Policy Program, where she investigates the potential impact of emerging technologies on the...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Media Lab Perspectives: Responsible AI with Joaquin Quiñonero Candela

We hope you'll join us for this segment of the Media Lab Perspective Series, where Professor Andrew Lippman will welcome Dr. Joaquin Quiñonero Candela in...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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PSFC Seminar: Thomas White

Measuring transport properties in warm dense matter: particle and thermal diffusion Thomas White, University of Nevada Abstract: Dynamic plasma properties,...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Class is now meeting again IN PERSON for Fall 2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher & native English speakers to help you improve your English speaking...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Solving Climate Change and Social Inequities with Statistical Physics Tools

Solutions to two of today’s greatest challenges—climate change and social inequity—may come from the smallest of scales. In this webinar, we explain how...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 1:00pm
Edgerton House Pumpkin Carving Night!

Come carve pumpkins with us in the Edgerton House Courtyard to celebrate Halloween! Free hot cider and halloween snacks will be provided. Pumpkins and...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Estimation and Inference in a Peer Effects Model with Heteroskedasticity

Mikkel Soelvsten (University of Wisconsin–Madison)

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Lecture Title: Break-it-to-Make-it Strategies for Chemical Synthesis Inspired by Complex Natural Products Sarpong Group Website: https://sarponggroup.com/ ...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 4:00pm
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Selling Impressions: Efficiency vs. Competition

Dirk Bergemann (MIT)

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 4:05pm to 5:20pm
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This event is virtual and will be streamed live on Zoom (mit.zoom.us/j/96579656038) and recorded. This presentation defines the phrase “transgender...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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RESET: Introduction to Mindfulness

Registration recommended! Click here to register About this event Mindfulness can offer us tools to cope with stress, anxiety and uncertainty, and a...

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Weekly hangouts are SSOMIT's regular meetups for nontheist and nontheism-curious members of the MIT community, to get to know and keep in touch with one...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 5:05pm to 6:00pm
MIT Architecture Lecture: Diana Martinez

OCT 28, 2021 - 6:00PM Long Lounge, 7-429 Diana Martinez A Decolonial Architecture? America’s Gift of “Freedom” to the Philippines MIT Architecture | Fall...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 6:00pm
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William Kuszmaul - MIT EECS

Featured Speaker : William Kuszmaul - MIT CSAIL Title : Linear Probing Revisited: Tombstones Mark the Demise of Primary Clustering Abstract : The...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Online Yoga with Neha

Westgate is offering Yoga classes for the MIT community. The classes are online and free of charge. Please sign-up to receive the Zoom...

Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm
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Thursday, October 28, 2021