Events

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

The Wanderverse Project: a collaborative poetry project arriving April 26th, Hayden Library. Decorative symbols (circles, stars, exes, cursors, and more) create a winding path.

The Wanderverse Project is a collaborative poetry treasure hunt game that encourages exploration and stack browsing in Hayden Library. Reading or writing a...

Decision arrows in all directions with MIT BRL logo and website link

The MIT Behavioral Research Lab hosts studies that investigate judgments, decisions, and beyond! Create an account to participate and help MIT BRL...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 7:30am
At 2:50 logo

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, May 10, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Writing Together Online with the WCC: May Edition

Join Writing Together Online with the Writing and Communication Center in May to complete your spring semester strong. Our 90-minute sessions create a...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:30am
MIT Tech Arabia 2022: Paving the Path to a Sustainable future

Inspired by current news headlines, state and global enterprise’s pledges to reduce emissions, and making way for a more sustainable world, the MIT Arab...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 9:00am to 3:00pm
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...

Mindscapes IX

This exhibition is of paintings by MIT alumna Susan E. Schur. Her work utilizes various techniques of employing oil paint on paper and board to create works...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
Computer, puzzle pieces, $20, Computer task study

The MIT Behavioral Research Lab is hosting the Computer Task Study! Complete various computer tasks in the lab for a $20 Amazon gift card! Learn more and...

Killian Court

As you know there will be the projection of a documentary advertised flyer (thanks Nitya!) on May 9. This event is opened to all. There will be also a lunch...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Philipp Kukura (Oxford) - Modern Optics and Spectroscopy Seminar

Title: Unravelling biomolecular structure, interactions and dynamics with mass photometry

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Lunch Break Concert: ALDRA, presented by HipStory

Registration recommended! Click here to register Join us for midday jams, presented in collaboration with HipStory. About the artist ALDRA is a...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar – Prajwal Niraula (MIT)

The Grand Opacity Challenge: Opacity-driven Biases in Exoplanet Atmospheric Characterization. Abstract: Remote sensing enables the study of worlds beyond...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 12:30pm to 1:00pm
Building 54, Room 517
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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...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar – Zoe de Beurs (MIT)

Examining Planet-Star Interactions in HAT-P-2 b to Understand Stellar Pulsations and Hot Jupiters’ Migration. Abstract: The role of planet-star interactions...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 1:00pm to 1:30pm
Building 54, Room 517
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LCE Tea & Talk

Tuesday May 10 at 2-3 p.m. in the Stata (Building 32) Amphitheater Meet and Greet with the MIT Language Conversation Exchange. Practice a language with...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
MIT Tableau User Group (MIT TUG)

Join us for our May MIT TUG meeting! Coming Attractions: MIT Tableau Upgrade to v2021.4 Find out what's new, what better, and how you can take advantage of...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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"Local Evidence and Diversity in Minipublics"

Arjada Bardhi (Duke)

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
The Alchemist

Speaker; Pierre-Thomas Brun (Princeton) Title: Building with fluids - a lazy approach to manufacturing Abstract: In nature, organized arrays of...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
At 2:50 logo

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, May 10, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Featured Speaker: Bianca Viray (University of Washington) Title: Obstructions to rationality for conic bundle threefolds. Abstract: Benoist and Wittenberg...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Zaher Hani (University of Michigan)

Featured Speaker: Zaher Hani (University of Michigan) Title: THE MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF WAVE TURBULENCE Abstract: Wave turbulence is the theory of...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Professor Munira Khalil, (University of Washington):

Physical Chemistry Seminar: “TITLE: Probing ultrafast electron transfer in solution with high spatial and temporal resolution”

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Writing Together Online with the WCC: May Edition

Join Writing Together Online with the Writing and Communication Center in May to complete your spring semester strong. Our 90-minute sessions create a...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
 2.29/2.290 Numerical Fluid Mechanics Final Presentations

Join undergraduate and graduate students as they present their final projects on numerical fluid-related problems or questions using approaches, methods, or...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 3:30pm to 8:45pm
Building 1, 150
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Biology Colloquium Series: Silvia Santos, Francis Crick Institute

Speaker: Silvia Santos, Francis Crick Institute Host: Eliezer Calo. Title: "Our first choices: decoding signals during early developmental...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 4:00pm
Canadians Club Timmies and Treats!  (Coffee Hour)

We know you miss your double double and other hard to find Canadian treats, so come chat with your fellow Canadians over some authentic Tim Hortons coffee...

Genomic Integration of the SARS-CoV-2 Virus and the Potential Relevance for the Course of COVID-19

Genomic Integration of the SARS-CoV-2 Virus and the Potential Relevance for the Course of COVID-19 Presented by Rudolf Jaenisch, Founding Member, Whitehead...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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The Distributional Impact of the Minimum Wage

Patrick Kehoe (Stanford University)

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Killian Court

Speaker: Noam Elkies (Harvard University) Title: Abelian surfaces with a (1,2) polarization and full level-2 structure Abstract: The moduli threefold...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Programs in Digital Humanities logo

All MIT community members are welcome to visit this interactive poster session any time from 4:30 to 6:00 pm! The MIT Programs in Digital Humanities...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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authors@mit presents "Where Futures Converge" with Bob Buderi in conversation with C.A. Webb

Kendall Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts has been called “the most innovative square mile on the planet.” It's a life science hub as well as a major tech...

AI's Global Dialogue: How Developing Countries are Driving Innovation in Developed Countries - A conversation with InstaDeep CEO and Co-Founder Karim Beguir

AI's Global Dialogue: How Developing Countries are Driving Innovation in Developed Countries - A conversation with InstaDeep CEO and Co-Founder Karim...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:30am
Fellowbration

We invite you to join us as we celebrate the 2021-22 Legatum Fellows and welcome them into the broader Legatum Center community. Throughout the past year,...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
ORC Last Day of Classes

Come celebrate the last day of classes with us at the ORC!!

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 6:00pm
MIT CMS Jazz Combos Concert

Program TBA Livestream: https://mta.mit.edu/viewlisten/live-killian-hall MIT COVID Policy for In-Person Events: As of March 14th, masks are optional....

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Chamber Music Society Recital

Presented by the MIT Chamber Music Society Recital Series View the program Livestream: https://web.mit.edu/webcast/mta/s22/13/ MIT COVID Policy for...

THE TENURE ITCH

THE TENURE ITCH By Ken Urban, Directed by Jess Chayes At an esteemed New England university, Erich teaches the largest classes in Literature, but his...

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 8:00pm

Tuesday, May 10, 2022