Events

Thursday, April 29, 2021

COOK: Submit your receipes!

The Women's League has joined forces with MITAC (MIT Activities Committee) and the MIT Endicott House to create a place for you to share your recipes to be...

WCC at MIT

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

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Writing Together Online with the Writing and Communication Center: April Edition

April is the National Card and Letter Writing Month and it is also a National Month of poetry. Make April a month of productive writing for you. Please join...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 9:00am to 10:30am
Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Melis Tekant

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Mechanochemical pattern formation in the cellular actomyosin cortex’’ Presented by...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 9:30am
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Physics PhD Thesis Defense: John Napp

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’On Near-Term Quantum Computation: Theoretical Aspects of Variational Quantum...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 10:00am
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Building a clean energy future in Massachusetts with Secretary Katie Theoharides

In this special seminar, Secretary Katie Theoharides of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs will discuss the Baker-Polito...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 11:15am to 12:15pm
Distinguished Seminar Series in Computational Science and Engineering

Distinguished Seminar Series in Computational Science and Engineering Thursday April 29 at 12:00 PM (via Zoom) Estimation of extreme event probabilities in...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Infinite Careers: Alexa Mills

Join Alexa Mills, MIT MCP City Planning, and hear about her career journey, gain advice about your own career, and ask questions. Alexa Mills is a...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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The ninth webinar in an eleven-part series focused on various aspects of sustainable development in Africa. Please register for this Zoom event at...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Luis Gilberto Murillo-Urrutia

Climate change policy and solutions in the context of Afro-descendant people in Colombia Join Luis G Murrillo-Urrutia in exploring the intersection of...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Media Lab Perspectives Speaker Series

Media Lab Perspectives will be presented virtually every other Thursday from 12 noon – 1pm ET. The Media Lab presents Perspectives, a new, distinguished...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
George Lewis

We hope you'll join us for this segment of the Media Lab Perspective Series where Professor Tod Machover will welcome George Lewis, Edwin H. Case Professor...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Fireside Chat with Matt Clifford from Entrepreneur First

Join us for a fireside chat with Matt Clifford SM '09 (co-founder and CEO of Entrepreneur First, the world's leading talent investor) covering the story...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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Bystander Intervention with Hollaback! ICEO

Anti-Asian/American and xenophobic harassment are on the rise across the US -- and the world. In this virtual workshop hosted on zoom, and co-sponsored by...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Dr. Elizabeth Canning

Learn how educators can cultivate growth mindset environments to support student learning and belonging In this talk, Dr. Canning will discuss her recent...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Thesis Defense - Tim Large

Speaker: Tim Large Title: Spectral Fukaya categories of Liouville manifolds Zoom Link: https://mit.zoom.us/j/99107888285

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 1:00pm
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Typical English Table

Class is now meeting on ZOOM for 2020-2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher to help you improve your English speaking skills. For over 20 years we have provided...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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Remote Sensing Level 2: Introduction to Satellite Image Processing

Come learn about satellite image processing techniques, from image enhancements such as applying stretches, filtering, sharpening, band math, classification,...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 2:00pm to 4:30pm
U.S. C3E webinar series: The gigaton climate challenge: Decarbonizing with scale and urgency

U.S. C3E Ambassadors Melanie Kenderdine, principal at Energy Futures Initiative, and Anna J. Siefken, executive director of the Wilton E. Scott Institute for...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Join us on Zoom: https://mit.zoom.us/j/95118175761 Reach Every Reader is a collaboration with educators, families, researchers, and product developers...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 4:00pm
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Self-Growth Journeys Continue

Self-Growth Journeys are returning for more meetings that are all about becoming the best version of yourself. Join us as we go through different ways to...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Incentivizing Exploration with Selective Data Disclosure

Nicole Immorlica, Microsoft Research for information contact Ruth Levitsky, levitsky@mit.edu

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 4:10pm to 5:20pm
Virtual Lab Tours and Demos

While the MIT campus is closed, hop on Zoom to enjoy behind the scenes tours of Koch Institute laboratories led by MIT scientists and engineers. Join...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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MIT Reads National Poetry Month Open Mic

Join MIT Reads in celebration of National Poetry Month at our second annual open mic! MIT Reads welcomes you to share original or favorite poetry, spoken...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MIT Architecture Lecture: ​​​​​​​Joseph Kunkel

Joseph Kunkel Bridging Boundaries in Native and non-Native Communities: An architecture for wealth-building and equitable opportunity MIT Architecture |...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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SSOMIT Hangouts are our regular meetups for secular and secular-curious members of the MIT community to get to know and catch up with one another, and engage...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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A conversation with the new Koch Institute Director

The Koch Institute celebrates the appointment of Matthew Vander Heiden as the fifth director of MIT's NCI-designated cancer research program. A pioneer in...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 6:30pm to 7:30pm
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 S(ch)mores and Schmooze

RSVP here for the GradHillel Lag Ba'omer event celebrating the ancient bonfire tradition of a plague ending and the modern bonfire tradition of chocolate and...

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 7:00pm
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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, April 29, 2021 at 7:30pm to 8:30pm
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Thursday, April 29, 2021