Events

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Kevin McLellan's "Wojnarowicz in Cambridge" (photography exhibition)

Exhibit run: 9/14/2022-10/26/2022 Opening: 9/14/2022 from 4:00-6:00 Wojnarowicz in Cambridge is a series of photographic portraits composed in response...

Start Your Fall Semester Strong With Writing Together Online

Writing Together Online is back with an expanded choice of sessions to accommodate those who prefer to write early and those who need longer sessions. Join...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 7:30am to 9:00am
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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, October 18, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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MIT Climate & Sustainability Consortium's Annual Symposium

The symposium is open to anyone who would like to attend, and will be a showcase of the MIT Climate & Sustainability Consortium’s work as well as emerging...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:30pm
Start Your Fall Semester Strong With Writing Together Online

Writing Together Online is back with an expanded choice of sessions to accommodate those who prefer to write early and those who need longer sessions. Join...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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12.SP51: Geophysics Seminar - Will Steinhardt (UC Santa Cruz)

What Rubber and Jello Can Teach Us About Earthquakes and Fractures Many systems in geophysics, including faults, ice sheets, and hill slopes, are...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building 54, Room 209
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Andreas Refsgaard: Doodle Tunes & Sounds from the Mouth

Try out Andreas Refsgaard's interactive exhibits, now on view at Lewis Music Library. A 2022-23 visiting artist at the MIT Center for Art, Science &...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
South Asia and the Institute: Transformative Connections

Researched by current MIT faculty, students, alumni, and staff, this historical exhibit tells the remarkable story of South Asia at MIT and MIT in South Asia...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Power of Design

The MIT Morningside Academy for Design (MIT MAD) is celebrating its launch with The Power of Design, a day of dynamic presentations by design luminaries and...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 10:30am to 5:00pm
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LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Xiaqing Li Probing the subatomic world using photon and electron scattering Abstract: A major goal of nuclear physics is to quantitively and...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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This live, virtual 15-minute class is a combination of simple stretches to release tension in the body and guided meditation to mentally reset during the...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
Lunch Break: Edward of Mouth, presented by HipStory

Registration recommended! You’ll be the first to learn of event details or if the location or date changes due to inclement weather. Join us for midday jams...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Fiber Crafts Group

It's a good time to get creative and finish that project! The Fiber Crafts Group offers the space to craft online with friends. Meetings will be held...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar (PLS) - Huazhi Ge (USCS)

Jupiter as an air conditioner: how giant planets’ weather tells a story from the outside in Abstract: Jupiter is the most massive planet in the solar...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Building 54, Room 517
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20 Minutes of Calm: Meditation Community

20 Minutes of Calm Virtual Sittings--Online Meditation Sessions Tuesdays at 1PM ET

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 1:00pm to 1:20pm
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MSE Seminar Series: Pinshane Huang

Speaker: Pinshane Huang, Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Title: How stiff is...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Jean-Luc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin - Madison) Title: The mathematics of burger flippint Abstract: Ever since the dawn of time people...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Seminar in Organizational Economics

Using Team Discussions to Understand Behavior in Indefinitely Repeated Prisoner's Dilemma Games | David Cooper (UIowa)

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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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,...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Quick and Dirty Data Management: the 5 things you need to be doing now!

Do you have data? (Who doesn't?!) Learn about the five basic things you can do now to manage your data for future happiness. These tools and techniques...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Shaoming Guo (U Wisconsin, Madison)

Featured Speaker: Shaoming Guo (U Wisconsin, Madison) Title: A dichotomy for Hormander-type oscillatory integral operators Abstract: Hormander 1973...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 4:00pm
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George Konidaris is an Associate Professor of Computer Science and director of the Intelligent Robot Lab at Brown, which forms part of bigAI (Brown...

Macro Seminar

The Macroeconomics of Narratives | Joel Flynn (MIT PhD Student) joint w/ Karthik Sastry

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Thomas Rüd (MIT) Title: Tamagawa numbers for maximal symplectic tori and mass formulae for abelian varieties Abstract: Tamagawa numbers are...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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This live, virtual 20-minute class is a combination of simple stretches to release tension in the body and guided meditation to release tension in the...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 5:00pm to 5:20pm
Happy Hour Tuesday with MS&PC Conversation Group

Come relax at the end of the day with the MS&PC conversation group! Meetings are held on Zoom. Please contact ecgatmit@gmail.com if you would like to...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Weekly hangouts are SSOMIT's regular meetups for nontheist and nontheism-curious members of the MIT community, to get to know and keep in touch with one...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Growth Trends in Emerging Markets

Emerging market economies are at a pivotal crossroads. In our post-pandemic global economy, entrepreneurs and investors in these regions are creatively...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
authors@mit presents "Inclusion on Purpose" with Ruchika Tulshyan

Few would disagree that inclusion is both the right thing to do and good for business. Then why are we so terrible at it? If we believe in the morality and...

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Face masks are optional during class. Please bring your own yoga or exercise mat for this class. None will be provided for hygienic reasons and a mat is...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 6:00pm to 6:45pm
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This 6-week course offers expecting parents full evidence based information about birth and the ability to learn coping techniques such as relaxation,...

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 at 6:45pm to 9:00pm

Tuesday, October 18, 2022