Events

Tuesday, November 9, 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...

Tuesday, November 09, 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 09, 2021 at 8:30am to 10:00am
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Speaker: Andrea E. Martin, Lise Meitner Group Leader, Max-Planck Institute for PsycholinguisticsThis seminar talk will be hosted remotely via Zoom; no...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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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....

Sack Lunch Seminar (SLS) Series: Special Session - Guillaume Lapeyre (LMD)

About this Series The Atmosphere, Ocean and Climate Sack Lunch Seminar Series is an informal seminar series within PAOC that focuses on more specialized...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Please register for this Zoom event at https://bit.ly/US-RussiaRelations Speakers: Barry Posen is Ford International Professor of Political Science, MIT....

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 11:30am to 12:30pm
Computational Science & Engineering Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session

Prospective Students: Join us Tuesday November 9, 2021 at 12 PM ET for a Virtual Info Session. Registration is free but required via this link. Please...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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LNS Lunctime Seminar

Chiara Salemi, MIT Seeing the invisible: the search for low-mass axion dark matter Abstract: Multiple astrophysical and cosmological observations have...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Rekha Thomas - University of Washington

Speaker: Rekha Thomas - University of Washington Title: Rethinking Linear Algebra Abstract: With the surge of interest in Data Science among undergraduates...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Paul French (Imperial College London) - Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar

Title: "Multidimensional fluorescence imaging across the scales”

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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THE EXAMINED UNIVERSITY: Land Grant Universities: Who Benefits and At What Cost?

MIT is a Land Grant University. Where did the land come from that enabled the founding of MIT, and what does that history mean for us today? This session...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Virtual Open Doc Lab Talk: Ari Melenciano

REGISTER HERE Design Fluidity and Technoculture Ari Melenciano will describe how she’s built at the intersecting worlds of art, design, research, culture,...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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WISDM Speaker Series: Krista Pullen

Krista Pullen is a PhD student in the MIT Biological Engineering program. As a member of the Lauffenburger Lab, she is developing machine learning pipelines...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunch Break: Plant Music

Registration recommended! Click here to register A performance by Cambridge-based sound designer and artist Skooby Laposky. Skooby will play the plants and...

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 09, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Richard J. Fletcher (MIT) Title: Quantum Hall physics in the quantum Foucault pendulum Abstract: When charged particles are placed in a...

“Potential" and the Gender Promotion Gap" (w/ A. Benson & K. Shue)

Danielle Li (MIT)

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Featured Speaker: Aaron Landesman (Harvard) Title: The Torelli map restricted to the hyperelliptic locus. Abstract: The classical Torelli theorem states...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT Technology and Policy Program Research Seminar and Open House

The Technology Policy Program (TPP), a fully funded two-year master’s program, will host an in-person Q&A session for potential TPP applicants (including...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Join us on Zoom: https://mit.zoom.us/j/97201323192 In the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic, online learning surged as never before. MITx courses saw...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Professor Jessica Anna, University of Pennsylvania

TITLE: "Ultrafast Dynamics of Natural Light Harvesting Complexes and Model Systems”

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Special Seminar in Geophysics: Brendan Meade (Harvard)

Brendan Meade of Harvard will be the guest speaker for 12.SP51: Special Seminar in Geophysics. A Global Search for Future Earthquakes About this...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Biology Colloquium Series (Dr. Jing-Ke Weng)

Speaker: Dr. Jing-Ke Weng, MIT. Hosted by Alan Grossman Title: “Harnessing plant metabolism for a sustainable future of mankind." The Biology Colloquium...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 4:00pm
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Law School Night (hosted by Harvard)

Are you considering Law school in the future? MIT students are welcomed to join this virtual event with top Law programs from around the country. This event...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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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 09, 2021 at 4:00pm
The 2000s Housing Cycle With 2020 Hindsight: A Neo-Kindlebergerian View

Gabriel Chodorow-Reich (Harvard)

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Killian Court

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

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 4:30pm 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 09, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Friends of Chemistry Event Featuring Professors Mei Hong and Alex K. Shalek

Members of the MIT Chemistry community come together to celebrate the department's myriad accomplishments. Current students, alumni, faculty, staff,...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Bands Visit Movie Night

Join GradHillel for a relaxing movie and pizza night on Tuesday November 9th, at 7 pm. Specialty pizzas will be ordered from Kosher Veggie Crust in...

Tuesday, November 09, 2021 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Tuesday, November 9, 2021