Events

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Writing Together Online with the WCC: February Edition

Write Together Online with the Writing and Communication Center to start your spring semester strong and plan your writing projects in advance. Our 90-minute...

Thursday, February 10, 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...

Thursday, February 10, 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...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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WCC Consultations are open for scheduling. Don’t wait -- schedule today!

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication specialists with advanced degrees and publishing...

The Poetry of Science

By combining the intensity of poetry with vivid imagery, The Poetry of Science aims to strengthen the voices and experiences of distinct communities of...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
The Shingles Nest

The Shingles Nest is a small pavilion installation that inhabits the Rotch Library and serves as a reading corner; visitors are invited to sit inside and...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
EAPS Technical Talk: Aleisha Johnson (U of Chicago)

About this Series: Informal research talks with early career faculty and researchers. Contact Maggie Cedarstrom maggie84@mit.edu for more information and...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Building 54, Room 915
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Technical Talk - Aleisha Johnson (U of Chicago)

Titanium isotopes as a new tool for probing the formation and evolution of the continental crust Technical talks in addition to the DLS.

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
image: artist's painting of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

MIT's 48th Annual celebration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. will be held virtually on February 10th at 11am. Join the MIT community in...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Make Game-Changing Predictions and Decisions with Data Analytics

Sports can teach us about the power and limitations of data and analytics, especially when it comes to making game-changing predictions and decisions. There...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Want to get exercise on your lunch break but don't want to go outside? Join a getfit sponsored tunnel walk for a 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
Collaborative tools and practices, history, present and future of ppppress.

An artistic research conversation with alumni and founders of ppppress, Emma Yimeng Zhu (SMACT ’21) and Chucho Ocampo (SMACT ’21). ppppress is a student and...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Typical English Table

Class is now meeting again IN PERSON for Fall 2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher & native English speakers to help you improve your English speaking...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Special Seminar: Lindsey Backman, Drennan Lab

"A Battle in the Gut: How Anaerobic Pathogens Strive for a Competitive Advantage" McGovern Auditorium at the Whitehead Institute, Room 110 Hybrid option via...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Small insect robot with wings

Using the flapping wings and crawling mechanisms of insects, new microrobots and drones are being developed for a variety of applications at centimeter...

Thursday, February 10, 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,...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Resumes with Military Experience

The federal resume, the academic CV, and the industry/civilian resume are very different creatures, and it is important to understand the difference in order...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Econometrics Seminar: Victor Chernozhukov

Omitted Variable Bias in Machine Learned Causal Models

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Overconfidence and Prejudice

Philipp Strack (Yale University)

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Eric Freedman, “Non-Binary Binaries and Unreal MetaHumans”

This event is virtual and will be streamed live on Zoom (mit.zoom.us/j/96579656038) and recorded. Video game engines have promoted a new cultural economy...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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⚛️🧠✋❤️ Secular Weekly Hangouts - Spring 2022

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...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 5:05pm to 6:00pm
Jonathan Tidor (MIT Mathematics)

Featured Speaker : Jonathan Tidor (MIT Mathematics) Title : Communication complexity Abstract : Two parties, Alice and Bob, each have some input $x$ and...

Thursday, February 10, 2022 at 6:00pm to 6:45pm

Thursday, February 10, 2022