Events

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

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...

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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, January 04, 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...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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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...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 9:00am to 11:00am
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....

Tuesday, January 04, 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...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Mathematics of Big Data book

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Limited to 35 participants Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions Prereq: Matrix Mathematics Big...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:55am
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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...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:30pm
Staying at the Bench: Non-PI Careers that Keep You Doing the Work You Love

Boryana (Bory) Petrova, PhD, Instructor,Harvard Medical School Stuart Levine, PhD, Director,BioMicro Center, MIT Christina Steadman, PhD, Staff Scientist,...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
The Alchemist

Are you interested in learning how to slow the hustle and bustle of the day? Want to learn techniques for managing anxiety and stress? Do you simply want...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
CMS.S61/S97 DJ Culture and Performance

Students will learn the foundational practices of the live DJ (disk jockey) and explore music and dance scenes across several generations and cultures....

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wiesner Building, E15-320
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GIS Level 1: Introduction to GIS & Mapping (Online)

Learn how to read and interpret maps and data and use basic cartography principles to create maps that can be used in reports and presentations. You will...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
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...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Instructor with sample bike

Manufacture a steel single speed bicycle frame, install parts, and ride it. Students will meet with D-Lab instructors for a required meeting in December to...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP Course - nanoStories: Workshop on science communication at the nanoscale

Designed for students with an interest in science communication and STEAM outreach. Guided by instructors, in each two-hour class students will explore a new...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 2:30pm
Book Discussion:  The Territories of Science and Religion

Are science and religion inherently opposed? Have they always been? Not necessarily, argues distinguished scholar Peter Harrison in The Territories of...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
techno-inquiry

With this reading group, we aim at slowing down and promote critical reflection over the work we do everyday. We will do this by investigating, together,...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
VIRTUAL - Thesis Defense - Astrid Pacini (MIT/WHOI Joint Program)

Anthropogenic and natural radioisotopes as tracers for contaminant sources and particulate fluxes A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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 VIRTUAL - Thesis Defense: Rohini Shivamoggi (MIT)

Secondary Eyewall Formation as a Response to Evolving Tropical Cyclone Wind Structure A public presentation of the thesis will be given by the...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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All About UROP

Learn all about UROP, including benefits and modes of participation, key ways to identify opportunities, how how to prepare yourself for the UROP...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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This four week workshop will focus on composite forms; forms created from the combining of two or more wheel thrown parts. Learn the ‘how to’s’ of making a...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 4:00pm
Credit Nicole Tariverdian

This four-week painting intensive begins with a simplified drawing—no need for expertise—of a subject of the student’s choosing. The under-drawing guides the...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 4:30pm
DBT (dialectical behavioral therapy): Life skills workshop

Missing something in your life skills tool box? Amidst all of the events in the past 20 months, you may feel that you have less capacity to easily tolerate...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Totally Teapots

Oval, wavy, stretched, or crazy, the teapot is a wonderful subject that will show us a balance between functionality and creativity. In this four week...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 7:00pm
Winter School 2022

Winter School is a chance to learn how to safely go on winter adventures. We lead a variety of day trips on the weekends for beginners to advanced outdoors...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Credit Nicole Tariverdian

This four-week painting intensive begins with a simplified drawing—no need for expertise—of a subject of the student’s choosing. The under-drawing guides the...

Tuesday, January 04, 2022 at 7:30pm

Tuesday, January 4, 2022