Events

Wednesday, May 4, 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...

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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, May 04, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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2022 MIT Startup Ecosystem Conference

The 2022 MIT Startup Ecosystem Conference is a celebration of entrepreneurship, offering a window into the exciting technology, projects, and research being...

Future Compute

Find your edge. From the latest in edge, quantum, 5G, IoT, and AI to what's emerging in silicon, spatial, meta, and more, Future Compute is computing...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:30pm
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...

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...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
STAGE Seminar

Speaker: Anlong Chua (MIT) Title: Unlikely intersection theory and the Ax-Schanuel theorem Abstract: Counting dimensions heuristically tells us...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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, May 04, 2022 at 10:00am
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...

Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Jeremy Owen

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Sensitivity and Memory in Physics and Biology’’ Presented by Jeremy Owen Date:...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 11:00am
Johannes Stroebel, "A quantity-based approach to constructing climate risk hedge portfolios"

Stern School of Business

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 11:30am to 12:45pm
IT Partners

Join the IT Partners Planning Team for a "Coffee Break"/Zoom Meetup Though MIT is now hybrid, our coffee breaks will continue virtually only on Zoom. Bring...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 11:30am to 12:00pm
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MIT Rec - Free Yoga

Join MIT Recreation Group Exercise Instructors Mary and Caitlin for our free weekly in person yoga classes at the duPont T-Club! Facility access is needed....

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Mindfulness word cloud

To help you stay grounded and balanced, the MIT Libraries host 30-minute silent meditations in The Oasis, located on Hayden Library's second floor. Sessions...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Sack Lunch Seminar - Pengfei Xue (MIT/Michigan Technological University)

Toward a Better Predictive Understanding of the Earth's Largest Lake System Abstract: Warming trends in the Laurentian Great Lakes and surrounding areas...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Building 54, Room 517
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Azmat Kahn

SSP Wednesday seminar with speaker Azmat Khan, Columbia University. Azmat Khan will be talking about her years of work investigating the human toll of...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 12:05pm to 1:30pm
E40-496 (MIT only)
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Policy Deliberation and Voter Persuasion: Experimental Evidence from an Election in the Philippines

Thomas Fujiwara (Princeton)

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 2:35pm 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,...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Prof. John T. Ngo

MIT Program in Polymers and Soft Matter Seminar NON-MIT ACCESS REQUEST (SUBMIT BY NOON ON WEDNESDAY 4/27): ...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
TBA, 56-114
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Geometric Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker: Jonathan Zhu (Princeton) Title: Widths, minimal submanifolds and symplectic embeddings. Abstract: Width or waist inequalities measure the...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Peter Dillery (Univeristy of Michigan)

Speaker: Peter Dillery (Univeristy of Michigan) Title: Rigid inner forms over function fields Abstract: We define for a local or global function field F a...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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The Alchemist

Speaker; Travis Dillon (MIT) Title: New quantitative Helly-type theorems for diameter Abstract: Helly's theorem is a fundamental statement in discrete...

Thomas B. Rauchfuss (University of Illinois U-C) - Dietmar Seyferth Lecture in Organometallic Chemistry

Title: "Synthesis and Reactions of Fe-S-CO Compounds in Nature and Dietmar's Lab"

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Title: Entrepreneurial Hustle and the Personal Computer Boom in Lagos. Image features a bustling scene of Computer Village. In the foreground people walking and in small vehicles. In the mid-ground, vendors sit under umbrellas as buses and shipping trucks drive past. In the background are large colorful buildings, including one branded with "TECNO".

Dr. Kanyinsola Obayan presents "Entrepreneurial Hustle and the Personal Computer Boom in Lagos" on Wednesday, May 4th at 5:00 pm in The Nexus. This...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Geometric Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker: Antoine Song (Berkeley) Title: The spherical Plateau problem. Abstract: For any closed oriented manifold with fundamental group G, or...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT Chamber Music Society - Wednesday at 5pm

Presented by the MIT Chamber Music Society Recital Series View the Program Livestream: https://mta.mit.edu/viewlisten/live-killian-hall MIT COVID...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Special Lecture in Planetary Science - Dorian Abbot (UChicago)

Rare Event Sampling Improves Mercury Instability Statistics Abstract: Due to the chaotic nature of planetary dynamics, there is a non-zero probability that...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
⚛️🧠✋❤️ 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...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 5:05pm to 6:00pm
Refuge: Dinner, Worship, Bible Study

Join us for 'Refuge' our interdenominational Christian gathering for dinner and Bible study each Wednesday that MIT class is in session. Those following...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MIT Rec - Virtual Yoga

Join MIT Recreation Group Exercise Instructors Shelby and Anna for our free weekly virtual yoga classes. Virtual classes are free to attend. The same zoom...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Community Night: CCTV's School Year Production Program Showcase!

Registration recommended! Click here to register After two years of virtual screenings, Cambridge Community Television's Youth Media Program is making an...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
MIT Chamber Music Society - Wednesday at 7pm

Presented by the MIT Chamber Music Society Recital Series View the program Livestream: https://mta.mit.edu/viewlisten/live-killian-hall MIT COVID...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
New Date! May 4: The Power of Protest: A Film Screening: "The Boys Who Said No"

NEW DATE!! May 4; 7pm-9:30pm; Room TBD This will be a hybrid event. Registration for virtual attendance coming soon. Please join us for a film screening of...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 7:00pm to 9:30pm
THE HAMMER AND THE FEATHER

The Hammer and the Feather, an immersive audio and visual installation, takes its name from the experiment performed on Earth’s moon by U.S. astronaut David...

Wednesday, May 04, 2022 at 8:00pm

Wednesday, May 4, 2022