Events

Friday, January 28, 2022

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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...

Friday, January 28, 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...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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BARC 2022

BARC, the Boston Area ARChitecture Workshop, is provided as a forum for computer architects at MIT and the Greater Boston area (and beyond) to get together...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 9:00am
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Computational modeling tools for promoting low-carbon electricity

Monday, January 24-Friday, January 28, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm ET each day (5 classes) Location: E51-376 Register by January 19. Email Pablo Duenas...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
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...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
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....

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Christopher Di Perna Students will learn basic welding techniques including: oxy acetylene welding, MIG welding, and TIG welding. Students are...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 9:30am to 11:30am
English conversations group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:00am
Killian Court

Offered by George Varnavides. Generative art is a type of audiovisual art generated using an algorithm. It often lies at the intersection of mathematical...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Inclusive Bio- and Crypto- in Innovation: How Law and Technology Co-Evolve (Part II)

The legislative process still takes place mostly without input from those who understand the realities of newly deployed technologies. How can scientists,...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Killian Court

Offered by Shaymus Hudson. Students in this class will learn the techniques necessary for lost wax coating of metals. They will first make models of the...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
The Alchemist

Product Innovation and invention surges ahead at rates unimaginable just a few decades ago. With good reason inventors protect their intellectual property...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Ukraine and Russian flags

Please register for this Zoom event at https://bit.ly/Russian-UkrainianConflict Featuring: Dmitry Gorenburg is a senior research scientist at CNA, where he...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:30am to 11:30am
Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Lorna Gibson. Birds are amazing. In this series of talks, we’ll look at the materials science of feathers; the mechanics of bird bones; the...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
iQuHACK

MIT's Quantum Hackathon

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 12:00pm
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Mycotecture, BioHab, MycoHab and Regenerative Food, Medicine,  Materials: A surprisingly digital (r)evolution in agriculture and construction

Online only with interactive live video of mycotecture techniques. Dr. Andreas Mershin, director of the MIT Label Free Research Group, hosts key doers in...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 12:15pm to 3:00pm
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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...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
The Alchemist

Cybersecurity mechanisms to date are inadequate. Moving Target Defenses ─ the Fourth Generation of Security - while beneficial, is incomplete. Third...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
A representative schematic of pump-probe experiment

Pump-probe spectroscopy is a versatile and powerful technique to probe the microscopic dynamics of energy carriers. This course is designed to give a clear...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
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Close up of hands sewing

Explore the basics of clothing construction by creating a simple garment such as a tank top, skirt, or sweatshirt. Learn to use a sewing machine and serger,...

Stata Center and public art

This four-session introduction to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) will utilize self-compassion strategies to help facilitate changes in core beliefs,...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Speaker: Nathan Howard The SPARC tokamak is scheduled to begin operation in 2025 and will later become the first tokamak to achieve burning plasma...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Maggie Tse

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Squeezed Vacuum Injection in Advanced LIGO: Enhancing Gravitational-Wave Detection...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00pm
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UNBOXING RELIGION: Understanding Hinduism

In this series of virtual classes, ORSEL chaplains and guests will introduce you to the world’s religious traditions. Attend one session, or as many as you...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Ten minutes for your mind @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Take a short break together because chronic uncertainty may cause anxiety,...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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How to Navigate the Biotech Startup Network

Ohad Yosefson, PhD, Associate Director of Protein Sciences, Repertoire Immune Medicines Nathan Young, PhD, Associate Director of Molecular and Cellular...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Service outing to Community Servings

Help prepare meals from scratch to be home-delivered to people living with a life-threatening illness and unable to shop or cook for themselves. We will be...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 3:15pm to 7:00pm
Beyond the Lab: Journey from Scientist to Founder with E14 Fund

Are you a scientist or engineer curious about starting a deep tech company? Do you want to visit MIT startups in action and learn from founders who have...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
2022 MIT Student Live Stand-Up Comedy Showcase

Save the date! The De Florez Fund for Humor will present the annual MIT Student Comedy Showcase on January 28. This year the showcase will be...

Friday, January 28, 2022 at 7:00pm
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Friday, January 28, 2022