Events

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

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The Cultural Exchange @ MIT is an initiative to celebrate International Education Week (Nov 14-18). GSC DEI and ISO have been working with multiple...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 12:00am
The Alchemist

Speaker: Matthew Colbrook (Cambridge University) Title: The mpEDMD algorithm: Structure-preserving and rigorous Koopmanism Abstract: Koopman operators...

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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, November 16, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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2022 MIT Research and Development Conference

Long before the current pandemic, MIT has fostered a culture which believes that innovation is about change, and that change is about resiliency. Enduring...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 8:00am to 1:30pm
Join Writing Together Online to Beat Your November and December Deadlines

Days become shorter and deadlines get closer. Do not wait! Join Writing Together Online to finish your projects before the holidays. Our 90-min writing...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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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 &...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
Parents Connect event: Toddler Time

All kids from newborn age to 3.5 years old are welcome! You can bring siblings as well. This peer-led group will allow you to meet other parents and...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
Doctoral Dissertation Defense of Thesis - Ekaterina Bolotskaya (EAPS)

“Effects of fault failure parameterization and bulk rheology on earthquake rupture ” by Ekaterina Bolotskaya A public presentation of the thesis will be...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
Building 54, Room 915
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Newcomers Office Hour on Zoom

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 11:00am
Photo of a woman in an engineering lab looking at a 3D printed sneaker with a row of 3D printers sitting on the table behind her.

Most additive manufacturing (AM) methods are well-established, as are the technology’s benefits. Using AM, organizations can fabricate complex parts more...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Finance Seminar: David Robinson

David Robinson | Duke University Fuqua School of Business

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 11:30am to 12:45pm
Authoritarians at the Cutting Edge: China, innovation, and the global balance of power

SSP Wednesday Seminar with speaker Jennifer Lind, Dartmouth College Scholars are debating whether China’s rise will transform the current unipolar...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
MLK Scholar Presentation: "Optimal Novelty" with Wasalu “Lupe Fiasco” Jaco

MLK Scholar Presentation: "Optimal Novelty" with Wasalu “Lupe Fiasco” Jaco Grammy-award winning rapper, community advocate, and entrepeneur Wasalu "Lupe...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
ORC "I eat data for breakfast" brunch

Join the Operations Research Center for the “I eat data for breakfast” brunch to celebrate passing midterms and prepare for finals! Cafe Luna brunch will be...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 12:00pm
Sack Lunch Seminar (SLS) - Leif Thomas (Stanford)

Enhanced vertical exchange and mixing driven by the interaction of near-inertial motions and baroclinic currents Wind-driven inertial motions and baroclinic...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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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, November 16, 2022 at 2:00pm
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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,...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Cover image, Vivek Murthy's "Together"

Join us on Wednesday, November 16, 4pm – 5:30pm, for a panel including MIT faculty, staff, and students discussing "Belonging and Connectedness at MIT:...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
EAPS DLS - Malena Rice (Yale)

Insights from the Orbital Architectures of Planetary Systems The orbital configurations of planetary systems serve as fossilized signatures of their past...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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The Nile basin has been embroiled in controversy ever since the late Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi announced in February 2011 that Ethiopia would...

Carl Mautner (UC Riverside)

Speaker: Carl Mautner (UC Riverside) Title: On the trace of the affine Hecke category. Abstract: In joint work with Tom Braden we give a purely algebraic...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Writing Together: An In-person Writing Retreat

Pre-Thanksgiving week is particularly busy, and if you want to add extra writing time to your schedule, join an in-person writing retreat this Wednesday, Nov...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Melody Chan (Brown University) Title: Configuration spaces on graphs, phylogenetic trees, and moduli spaces of tropical curves Abstract: I...

Ruomeng Wan (MIT - Dinca Group) - Inorganic Chemistry Seminar

Title: TBA

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Articulating Abortion Series: Race in the Roberts Court: Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization

The Women's & Gender Studies presents the year-long Articulating Abortion series. It is with great honor we will welcome Professor Khiara M. Bridges to MIT...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 4:30pm
Geometric Analysis Seminar

Antoine Song The spherical Plateau problem: existence, structure, uniqueness

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
The Table - Progressive Christian Worship

Hosted by the Lutheran Episcopal Ministry @ MIT Join us for worship and conversation with Holy Communion at 5:15 in the MIT Chapel followed by dinner...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 5:15pm to 7:30pm
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Jane Street would like to invite you to attend our All Majors Estimathon™ at MIT on Wednesday, November 16th @ 5:30pm! At this event, we’re particularly...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Join museum educators for a 15-minute conversation to explore current exhibitions, and get deeper insight on the artists behind the work. In examining,...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 5:30pm to 5:45pm
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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,...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 6:45pm to 9:00pm
MIT Theater Arts 2022 Fall Production: Non-Player Character

Aspiring video game designer Katja and her longtime friend Trent are an unstoppable team against animated monsters in the virtual underworlds of SpearLight,...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 7:00pm
MIT Women's Chorale fall rehearsals

The MIT Women’s Chorale welcomes new singers for the fall semester from all portions of the MIT community This will be a hybrid semester, combining weekly...

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Wednesday, November 16, 2022