Events

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Sara Seager, Professor of Physics, Professor of Planetary Science, and a Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT

2021 Morris Loeb Lectures in Physics Sara Seager Professor of Physics, Professor of Planetary Science, and a Professor of Aeronautics and...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:30am
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At 2:50 logo

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...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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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...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 8:30am to 10:00am
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....

Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Neel Kabadi

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Exploring evolution of multi-ion effects and electron temperature in ICF implosions...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 11:00am
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Cog Lunch: Gal Raz "Active Looking in Infants" & Carina Kauf "Can multi-word expressions trigger local-coherence effects?"

Gal Raz Title: Active Looking in Infants Abstract: Infants do not just passively receive information - they actively decide what to engage with and what to...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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LNS Lunctime Seminar

Nick Kamp and Lauren Yates, MIT Search for an anomalous excess of charged-current quasi-elastic electron-neutrino interactions with the MicroBooNE...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Text: Part 2 of 3, The Power of Language: Mistake Making & Moving Forward

Language matters, but mistakes happen. Part of effective communication is being open to feedback about how your words impact the people you care about and...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Virtual Open Doc Lab Panel: Joshua Glick, Sam Gregory, Dejha Ti & Ania Catherine

REGISTER HERE Just Joking! Deepfakes, Satire, Gaslighting and the Politics of Synthetic Media With deepfakes, who decides what’s funny, what’s fair, and...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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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...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Remote Sensing Level 1: Introduction to Satellite Remote Sensing

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

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Infinite Careers: Stu Schmill

Join Stu Schmill, MIT SB Mechanical Engineering, and hear about his career journey, gain advice about your own career, and ask questions. Stu is the Dean of...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 2:30pm to 3:00pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

Speaker: Ingmar Riedel-Kruse (University of Arizona) Title: Synthetic cell-cell adhesin and logic for programming multicellular interface...

“Union Leaders: Experimental Evidence from Myanmar” (w/ R. Macchiavello, V. Minni & M. Tanaka)

Laura Boudreau (Columbia GSB)

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Featured Speaker: Dimitri Wyss (EPFL) Title: DT-invariants from non-archimedean integrals. Abstract: Let $M(\beta,\chi)$ be the moduli space of...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Professor Sabre Kais, Purdue University

TITLE: “Quantum Information and Quantum Computing for Complex Chemical Systems”

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Matt Waldor)

Speaker: Dr. Matt Waldor, Harvard Medical School. Hosted by Becky Lamason. Title: "Enteric Pathogen-Host Interactions: New Approaches and New Biology." The...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:00pm
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MIT Kids Art Class

This is a free, online art class for children ages 4-12 of the MIT Community. Classes will be Tuesdays, beginning on 10/26 at 4:00pm There will be 5 lessons...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:00pm
Managing Public Portfolios

Mikhail Golosov (Univ. of Chicago)

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Sara Seager, Professor of Physics, Professor of Planetary Science, and a Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT

2021 Morris Loeb Lectures in Physics Sara Seager Professor of Physics, Professor of Planetary Science, and a Professor of Aeronautics and...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:30pm
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MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Aaron Landesman (Harvard University) Title: The geometric distribution of Selmer groups of Elliptic curves over function fields Abstract: ...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Mark Shusterman (Harvard University) Title: Finitely Presented Groups in Arithmetic Geometry Abstract: We discuss the problem of determining...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
MIT WATER LECTURE SERIES with SUSAN MURCOTT

Susan Murcott of the MIT D-Lab will be joining us for a lecture on Tuesday, November 2 at 5 pm in 1-246. Susan is an old friend of the Water Club who is an...

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Join a Peer-Review Working Group to help you with your Master's Thesis or Capstone Project

The Writing and Communication Center opens graduate student-led working groups for theses/capstone writers, designed for students in SHASS, SAP, or Sloan....

Tuesday, November 02, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Tuesday, November 2, 2021