Events

Thursday, November 18, 2021

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Take a short break together because chronic...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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WCC Consultations are open for scheduling. Don’t wait -- schedule today!

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Writing Together Online: November Edition

Join the Writing Together Online program organized by the Writing and Communication Center to finish your writing projects before the Thanksgiving break. Our...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 9:00am to 10:30am
3MT Ivy Plus Competition: Support MIT Candidates and Learn from Communication Experts

We cordially invite you to join the 2021 Ivy+ 3-Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition and Showcase on November 18th, 12-1:30 pm. In this virtual event, Ph.D....

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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MLK Visiting Professor Robert Gilliard discusses his journey to a career in chemistry, his research in energy and materials chemistry, and well as his...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
WISDM Speaker Series: Mara Freilich

Life in Motion: How does ocean turbulence affect the climate and marine life? Much of the life in the ocean cannot swim is transported at the mercy of ocean...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Typical English Table

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, November 18, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Julian Picard

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’High Power Microwave Generation for Advanced Particle Acceleration’’ Presented by...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 1:00pm
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This seminar is being held virtually. Please click here to attend. The unexpected precision of an inducible transcription factor In neurons, inducible...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Optimal Shrinkage Estimation of Fixed Effects in Linear Panel Data Models

Soonwoo Kwon (Brown University)

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Innovation in Decentralized Markets

Marzena Rostek (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 4:05pm to 5:20pm
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In this talk, Craig Robertson provides a brief overview of the some of the themes of his recent book, The Filing Cabinet: A Vertical History of Information...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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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, November 18, 2021 at 5:05pm to 6:00pm
A bird's-eye view of a Cape Cod beach (Photo by Keith Ellenbogen)

*Open to the MIT Community* Please join us for a photographic presentation and Q&A with MIT Sea Grant Visiting Artist Keith Ellenbogen. Kickoff is at 5:30...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
MIT Architecture Lecture: Donnel Baird

NOV 18, 2021 - 6:00PM Long Lounge, 7-429 Donnel Baird MIT Architecture | Fall 2021 Lecture Series In collaboration with the Building Technology Group 6:00...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 6:00pm
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SWEAT: African Dance Workout

Registration recommended! Click here to register Cardio, stretches and strength-building through African dance movement with Jean Appolon. About this...

Allen Liu (MIT EECS)

Featured Speaker : Allen Liu (MIT EECS) Title : Tensor Completion Made Practical Abstract : Tensor completion is a natural higher-order generalization of...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Right after our 5:05pm~6pm cosmos-themed discussion of the week, join us in the same venue for a casual social over apple pie (purchased, not invented with...

The House of Cards

Text by Chuck Mee Performer / Co-Choreographer: Marcus McGregor Director / Choreographer: Dan Safer Original Music / Sound: Christian Frederickson Voice...

Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 8:00pm

Thursday, November 18, 2021