Events

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

IAP Course: Introduction to Blender: Modeling, materials, and simulations

Introduction to Blender: Modeling, materials, and simulations is an introductory class that provides a basic overview of the Blender software. During this...

Medical Interpreting Course

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures is offered for credit as 15.393. It is also open to others on a Not for Credit basis. This 6 evening session course...

Bowls created at the SAA

Explore the world of clay through a variety of techniques used to create the bowl. Wheelthrowing and handbuilding methods are combined to construct a bowl...

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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...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 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, January 19, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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IAP Course: Eyes in the Sky

Hands-on Workshop for using UAVs in mapping the built environment and Climate Change risk assessment (Non-credit) Enrollment Limit: 15 students Complete...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 8:00am to 4:00pm
Moderna’s Road to the Vaccine and Beyond

Join MIT Global SCALE Connect for an in-depth conversation with Paul Granadillo, SVP Global Supply Chain at Moderna. MIT Professor Yossi Sheffi will be...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 8:30am to 10:00am
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What is holography? It is not merely art!

This course will explore the fascinating applications of holography. What is holography? It is not merely art; holography encompasses a variety of...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
IAP 2022: Mission Innovation Program—Dual-use Ventures: Navigating Both Commercial & Defense Markets

Program Description The Dual-use Ventures non-credit IAP course helps technology startups navigate early-stage challenges in market research, use cases, and...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
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WCC Consultations are open during IAP 2022. 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....

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Greg Olson and Clay Houser. This activity is an introduction to the Thermo-Calc software and how it may be used to perform thermodynamic...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
AI Challenges

This will be a project-based IAP course that aims to develop new AI for a series of problems. Students will work closely with MIT faculty/staff in small...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Have you ever faced an academic challenge and wished you could share what you learned with peers? Craft and share your story by joining the Flipping Failure...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
IAP Course: Teaching with Sustainability

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required. Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions. Prereq: None. This non-credit class will provide...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
IAP: (Closed) Introduction to American Sign Language

Global Languages is happy to offer a non-credit class, Introduction to American Sign Language, during IAP 2022. Ten sessions will be held from January 5 to...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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Tips, Tricks, and Tools for Productive Writing: Constructive Procrastination as a Part of a Healthy Writing Process

Society tells us that procrastination is bad, when in fact it can be a useful part of the writing process. In this workshop, Susan Spilecki, a WCC...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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, January 19, 2022 at 10:00am
LNS Special Seminar

Murchhana Roy News on the Spin Structure of the Neutron: A Precision Measurement of gn2 and dn1 2 Abstract: Experiment E12-06-121 at Jefferson Lab aims...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Seminar: Innovation and Social Justice

Whether you are seeking inspiration or already committed to making the world better and just, this series will give you indispensable insights and the tools...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
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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, January 19, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Tara Fadenrecht. Enameling is the process of fusing powdered glass to copper, steel or silver resulting in a glossy, colorful finish. Students in...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
Practical Machine Learning

If you are interested in attending, please join the mailing list here: https://forms.gle/D2wWadwE1u1iA6H67. We will be using this to send out links to class...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
text: Restorative Justice: Transforming Communities, Classrooms and Conflict

Transforming Communities, Classrooms and Conflict Restorative justice challenges us to hold ourselves and our communities accountable to cultivating and...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Stretch Your Impact - faculty talk with Ben Armstrong

Join the MIT PKG Center in conversation with Ben Armstrong, Interim Executive Director and a Research Scientist at MIT’s Industrial Performance Center. His...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Carpentries @ MIT: Intro to UnixShell/Python/Git

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 12:30pm to 5:00pm
Biocementing with Microbes (BioMaker Workshop)

Description: This workshop introduces students to the process of biocementing with microbes. Today, the production of cement for concrete accounts for 8% of...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Mike Tarkanian. Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques using traditional tools to hand forge mild steel. Drawing a taper, forming a...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
ChemE IAP Event

Join ChemE on a chocolate adventure where you can learn all about how chocolate is made and experiment with the properties of chocolate and how it relates to...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Are you interested in following an academic research career solving challenging problems across the globe? Industry sponsors around the world can be a rich...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Mathematics Lecture Series

Factoring Huge Integers You learned many years ago that any integer N can be factored uniquely into primes. But the algorithm taught in elementary school...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Pleasures of Poetry 2022

Pleasures of Poetry meets this IAP 2022 in 14E-304 from 1:00 - 2:00pm every weekday through the first three weeks of IAP (Jan. 3-21), with the exception of...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Software Defined Radio

Learn about software defined radio using GNU Radio during this interactive course. Software-defined radio (SDR) technology is having a tremendous impact...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
What Every International Student and Trainee Should Know about U.S. Employment

Dan Beaudry, former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, shares the potent job search system used by many international students and trainees to find...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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Experimental Apparatus Design

In this course you will work with a team to generate concept documents for idea generation, to evaluate concept documents, to create mini-proposals for an...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Fulbright Virtual Info Session

Learn how to apply to Fulbright! The Fulbright US Student Program offers grants to over 150 countries for an academic year of research, graduate study, or...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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IAP Presentation: Giacomo Lanzani and Roberto Corrao

Nonlinear Fixed Points and Stationarity: Economic Applications

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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IAP: Listening to Place

This is a three-day workshop that examines the history and use of recorded sound as a means to understand our relationship with the environment. Participants...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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So, you want to write an NIH grant and need to know more about their new policy on Data Management & Sharing Plans (NOT-OD-21-013, effective 25Jan2023)? This...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Thesis Defense - Ashwin Narayan

Speaker: Ashwin Narayan Title: Distortion Metrics for Biological Data

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 2:00pm
BUILDING WORLDS WITH SPECULATIVE AND SCIENCE FICTION

***Registration for this activity is now closed*** Reading short works of speculative and science fiction, especially by authors writing from outside the...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Introduction to CRISPR (BioMakers Workshop)

Schedule: 2 hour sessions (Jan 17th, Jan 19th, Jan 25th, Jan 27th in the afternoon 3 pm - 5 pm). Only sign-up for one session! Workshop Contact: Ellie Feng,...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP Employer Site Visit - Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center - Virtual

NOTE: This Event has changed to a VIRTUAL Employer Site visit due to Covid-19. Attend this VIRTUAL employer site visit to learn more about career...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm
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AI in Finance - NLP, Graphs & Personalization

MIT - Capital One Tech Talk Register in advance for this meeting: https://mit.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArdu6sqT4jGd21CF4Emoytg1ocGfy7B9zc Speakers:...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Bioscience Protocols and Methods: Recipes for Success

A couple hours with the Libraries' protocols and methods resources can save you a couple of weeks in the lab. Need to know how to do Optogenetic manipulation...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Leading the Energy Transition - IAP non-credit course

Leading change is never easy but the goal of global decarbonization requires a different approach than the traditional approaches. Although technical...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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UROP Logo + Expo date

Undergraduates - Join us (virtually) to learn about UROP opportunities at MIT! We will have faculty, postdocs, graduate students and administrators from...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Andrew Licini (MIT - Surendranath Group) - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: Greening the White Phosphorus (P4) Industry

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Ulan Bator

Virtual info session (IAP, not for credit) for a new six-unit spring course where students tackle real-world climate & sustainability challenges. All...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 5:00pm to 5:30pm
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IAP: How to Become a Personal Trainer or Group Exercise Instructor

Meet virtually with MIT Recreation's Assistant Fitness Directors to learn how to become a nationally certified Personal Fitness Trainer or Group Exercise...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Origami Flying Turtle Workshop

Want to get back into or level up your origami? Really love turtles perhaps? Sign up for a 5-day origami workshop and learn to fold a flying turtle! As per...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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, January 19, 2022 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Launch Into Spring: Enhance Your Resume

Whether you are fully satisfied with your current resume or not, use this 60-minute workshop to learn some common formatting options regarding your resume to...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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MIT Heavy Metal 101 IAP 2022

Not a Metallurgy class! This veteran crash-course is coming back in full force and will have you head banging, air guitaring, and devil horn raising in no...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Radically Rethinking Entrepreneurship: How product diseases kill startups and what to do instead

This virtual 2-session seminar challenges conventional wisdom that the key to entrepreneurship is to iterate quickly, fail-fast-learn-fast, and pivot till...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Introduction to Change Ringing - Virtually

Join the MIT Guild of Bellringers for an introduction to the art of change ringing. Change ringing is a way of ringing bells with teams of ringers working...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Patent protection for inventions is a valuable component of business strategy for startups and established companies. This workshop covers the basics of U.S....

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Join us on Wednesday, January 19 to learn about MIT’s master’s degree in engineering and management! Current students and program staff will be available to...

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Wednesday, January 19, 2022