Events

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

At 2:50 logo

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...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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World map with graph of COVID cases

Dan Barouch, BIDMC/Ragon. "Covid-19 Vaccine Development." In the fall of 2020, MIT students and the general public joined professors Richard Young and...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 9:00am
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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....

Help Decorate MIT for the Holidays!

Let's decorate MIT for the holidays! Every year, the Women's League creates the large holiday wreaths that hang at the entrance to 77 Mass Ave. We provide...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 9:15am to 12:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting in-person

These weekly meetings are organized by the MS&PC staff and volunteers for the spouses and partners of MIT students, scholars, staff, and faculty. Each...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 10:00am
IT Partners

Join the IT Partners Planning Team for a "Coffee Break"/Zoom Meetup Though MIT is now hybrid, our coffee breaks will continue virtually only on Zoom. Bring...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 10:30am to 11:00am
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Webinar poster featuring Keshav Varma

Join us for a conversation Keshav Varma, former Municipal Commissioner of Ahmedabad (until 1997); Managing Director and CEO, Cities International (2013 –...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 10:30am to 11:30am
STAGE Seminar

Speaker: Yujie Xu (Harvard University) Title: Betti map and Betti form Abstract: TBA _____________________________ Instructions for registration will...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Book Discussion

The Book Discussion Group meets every month during the academic year. Please email nancyredsox@gmail.com to be added to the mailing list. All are...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Antiferromagnetic Insulatronics: Spintronics without Magnetic Fields and Moving Electrons

If you are interested in attending this seminar, please register here. Abstract: Antiferromagnetically ordered systems have previously been considered as...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Sack Lunch Seminar (SLS) Series: Santiago Benavides (MIT; pre-defense)

Effective drag in rotating, poorly electrically-conducting exoplanet atmospheres The atmospheric dynamics of hot Jupiters has been the subject of many...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Emma Ashford

SSP Wednesday Seminar with speaker Emma Ashford, Atlantic Council The future direction of American foreign policy is more open than it has been in decades....

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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System Error: Where Big Tech Went Wrong and How We Can Reboot

Join the MIT Internet Policy Research Initiative for an intimate conversation with Stanford University professors Rob Reich, Mehran Sahami, and Jeremy...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Roberta Sessoli (University of Firenze, Italy) - Harvard/MIT Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: TBA

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:15pm to 1:15pm
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Literature Info Session

Wednesday, December 1st @ 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM (14N-417) Come learn about Literature @ MIT! Take a free book & some hot cocoa, cider & donut* *Please ask for...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 12:30pm to 3:00pm
MIT Tableau User Group (MIT TUG)

Join us for our December MIT TUG meeting! We're going to: Debrief from Tableau Conference 2021 (TC21)Those of us who attended and/or watched recordings...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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xTalk: Slack in Education

"Slack in Education - a Conversation with Colleagues." Join us for conversation and open discussion about Slack. Ask questions of the Residential Education...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 2:00pm to 2:45pm
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Market Power and Spatial Competition in Rural India

Shoumitro Chatterjee (Penn State)

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
“Novel Polymer Membranes for Critical Gas Separations” Prof. Sanat K. Kumar, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Columbia University

FORMAT: HYBRID (MIT 56-114/Zoom) MIT ID Bar Code or TIM TIcket Scan Required for entry ZOOM Information: TBA

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Building 56, 56-114
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EAPS DLS Department Highlight Series: Andrew Babbin

About this Series The Department Lecture Series at EAPS at MIT is a series of Weekly talks given by leading thinkers in the areas of geology, geophysics,...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Tasho Kaletha - University of Michigan

Speaker: Tasho Kaletha - University of Michigan Title: Seminar cancelled Abstract: Seminar cancelled

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Jimmy He (MIT) Title: Card guessing and a variant of the virthday problem Abstract: Consider a uniformly random deck consisting of cards...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Biannual McMillan-Stewart Lecture Series: Nilofar Sakhi | Afghanistan Traditional & Non-Traditional  Security Issues  & Regional Implications

Afghanistan: Traditional & Non-Traditional Security Issues & Regional Implications Afghanistan has entered a new phase since the collapse of the democratic...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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Climate change: An investor's perspective with Poppy Allonby

Climate change: An investor's perspective MIT Energy Initiative Fall Colloquium with Poppy Allonby Investors have an important role to play in the...

Refuge: Dinner, Worship, Bible Study

Join us for 'Refuge' our interdenominational Christian gathering for dinner and Bible study each Wednesday that MIT class is in session. Those following...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MIT IDEAS Fall Proposal Writing Workshop

Come join us to get tips and tricks for writing your proposal for the MIT IDEAS Social Innovation Challenge! We will go over what we look for in a proposal,...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Bhagavad Gita Summary Studies

Bhagavad Gita Summary Study is a weekly gathering meant to dive deeper into the teachings of Lord Krishna. Every week, we will be carefully reading and...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Identity + Inclusion Series: Fireside Chat with Deans of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

This 90-minute virtual session gathers our Deans of Admissions and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to share ideas, discuss efforts toward making MIT Sloan a...

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm
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Online Yoga with Aly

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

Wednesday, December 01, 2021 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm
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Wednesday, December 1, 2021