Events

Thursday, May 5, 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...

Thursday, May 05, 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...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
Stream Available
2022 MIT Efficient AI and Computing Technologies Conference

Computing – from hardware and software to algorithms and AI – is the intellectual backbone supporting advancement across science and technology fields,...

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...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:30am
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...

Danielle Orozco Cosio Thesis Defense: Development of Optical Tools and Techniques Toward a Functional Connectomic Understanding of C. elegans

Date: Thursday, May 5, 10am-12pm Title: Development of Optical Tools and Techniques Toward a Functional Connectomic Understanding of C. elegans Abstract:...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 10:00am
Stream Available
MIT Lecturer Paul Cheek

Entrepreneurship is not just for risk-takers. There are many misconceptions about entrepreneurship, for example, that successful entrepreneurs are born, not...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Stream Available
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...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thesis Defense: Max Valenstein

Sabatini lab I “Integration of amino acid signals by the mTORC1 pathway” I Password: GATOR2

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 10:00am
Three phones side by side. First displays two girls volunteering with 3 notifications above them. Second shows the word "hope" above a heard that says "donate" and hands offering money, hearts, and blood. Final phones shows a woman help an elderly man walk with 2 notifications over them.

In past decades, behavioral scientists have developed an abundance of effective nudges for promoting prosocial behaviors. MIT Sloan Research Scientist Erez...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Thao (Vicky) Nguyen

Distinguished Seminar Series in Computational Science & Engineering Thursday April 21st │12 PM ET │Hybrid Event* Viscoelastic Behavior of Liquid Crystal...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Prehealth: AMCAS and Credential Service Group Advising Session

Have you started filling out your AMCAS application yet? This group advising session will address questions about the 2022 Medical & Health Profession School...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Stream Available
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, May 05, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Solve at MIT Opening Plenary: Ethical and Inclusive Innovation: Solving For and With the Most Underserved

Every year, MIT Solve hosts open innovation Challenges to source tech-based solutions to urgent global problems. The most promising social entrepreneurs from...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 2:00pm 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,...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
Stream Available
Colloquium on the Brain and Cognition with Máté Lengyel

Title: "Uncertainty everywhere: contextual learning, vision, and navigation" Note: MIT Login required to access Zoom event. Abstract: Our sensory...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Stream Available
Distributions of Posterior Quantiles and Economic Applications

Kai Hao Yang (Yale)

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
text: Hybrid Lavender Graduation

Celebrate our LBGTQ+ MIT undergraduate and graduate/post doc students who have graduated or will be graduating in 2022 and the wonderful things they've...

Bao

Lecture Titles: 5/5: Molecular Design Concepts for Skin-inspired Organic Electronics 5/6: Dynamic Polymer Networks: from electronic skin, morphing...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 4:00pm
Lecture by Willa Blythe Baker - “Environment, Ethics and Embodiment: Buddhist Approaches to Climate Change”

The T.T. and W.F. Chao Distinguished Buddhist Lecture Series engages the rich history of Buddhist thought and ethical action to advance critical dialogues on...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Mary Beth Meehan and Fred Turner, “Seeing Silicon Valley”

In-person attendance: limited to MIT community members enrolled in Covid Pass. Streaming: This event will be available live on Zoom...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Open Studio Figure Drawing Spring 2022

In-Studio Drawing Class with Live Model About this event March 03, 2022 | 05:00 pm W97 Design Studio Free and Open to MIT Students on COVID Pass MIT...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Travis Dillon (MIT Mathematics)

Featured Speaker : Travis Dillon (MIT Mathematics) Title : Fair partitioning? It's a piece of cake! Abstract : Is it always possible to cut a cake and...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 6:00pm to 6:45pm
2.007

Join us in person again for the annual 2.007 Robot Competition. The theme of this year’s competition is “Legacy" in celebration and memory of Professor...

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...

Thursday, May 05, 2022 at 8:00pm

Thursday, May 5, 2022