Events

Friday, May 6, 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...

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...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 7:30am to 8:00am
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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...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Manufacturing @ MIT: 2022 and Beyond

On May 6, we will discuss the trajectory of manufacturing - technology, workforce, policy, and entrepreneurship - and MIT's potential impact. The...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 8:30am to 4:30pm
Physics PhD Thesis Defense: Halston Lim

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ''Modeling the Dynamics of Black Hole systems and the Ringdown of Black Hole...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 9:00am
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...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 9:00am to 10:30am
Meditation with Willa Blythe Baker

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...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 9:30am to 10:30am
COG3 Seminar - Jill VanTongeren (Tufts)

About this Series The Chemical Oceanography, Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology Seminar [COG3] is a student-run seminar series. Topics include chemical...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building E25, Room 111
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Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - An Chu (Surendranath Group)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
English conversations group

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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...

Friday, May 06, 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...

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For their final project, students in 2.C01, Physical Systems Modeling and Design Using Machine Learning, have been asked to identify a real-world problem...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Alex Gu (G), piano

Presented by the Emerson/Harris Program for Private Study Solo Recital Series Program Robert Schumann: Piano Sonata No. 2 in G minor John Adams: China...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Madelyn Cain (Harvard University) Title: Quantum Optimization of Maximum Independent Set using Rydberg Atom Arrays Abstract; Realizing quantum...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Economic Perspectives on Infrastructure Investment

James Poterba, MIT's Mitsui Professor of Economics, and Edward Glaeser, Harvard's Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics, will present at the MIT Mobility...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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President Rafael Reif invites all faculty, staff, and students to a Community Picnic, Friday, May 6, on Hockfield Court. There will be sandwiches, sweets,...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
SCSB Lunch Series: Striosomal circuits underlying repetitive behaviors in ASD model

Date: Friday, May 6, 2022 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Location: Zoom meeting – https://mit.zoom.us/j/94097435062 Speaker: Emily Hueske, Ph.D. Affiliation:...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Weekly Outdoor Fitness Program

This weekly class (weather permitting) is held on Fridays at 12pm. Contact spousesandpartners@mit.edu for the location. Please note: this class is reserved...

Weekly Outdoor Fitness Program

This weekly class (weather permitting) is held on Fridays at 12pm. Contact spousesandpartners@mit.edu for the location. Please note: this class is reserved...

2.014 Final Presentations: Autonomous Deep Ocean Underwater Glider

Join students from Course 2.014 Engineering Systems Design & Development as they present their autonomous deep ocean underwater glider. This is a hybrid...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Thesis Defense: Karen Leopold

Littleton lab I "Regulation of presynaptic calcium channel abundance at active zones through a balance of delivery and turnover"

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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,...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Roman Bezrukavnikov (MIT)

Speaker: Roman Bezrukavnikov (MIT) Title: New geometric approaches to the small quantum group Abstract: I will talk about relations between modules over...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Theresa Caso-McHugh '23, soprano

Presented by the Emerson/Harris Program for Private Study Solo Recital Series View the Program Livestream:...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Noubar Afeyan

Noubar Afeyan PhD '87 CEO, Flagship Pioneering Dr. Noubar Afeyan is the founder and CEO of Flagship Pioneering, a company that conceives, creates,...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Bilingual Virtual Poetry Reading by MIT Alumnae "No Need for Translation"

MIT Global Languages is excited to host a group of MIT alumnae poets for a reading focused on bilingual, multilingual, and other “beyond English”...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 4:00pm
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Bao

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

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 4:00pm
Zachary Chin '22, piano

Presented by the Emerson/Harris Program for Private Study Solo Recital Series View the Program Livestream:...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Pub Night for MIT Spouses & Partners Connect

Pub Night is back! Hosted by MS&PC members: Stephanie Cooper, Lotte Walstra, and Sara Pinholt. Come out to hang out at the Pub (address: TBD), have some...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 5:30pm
 Graduate Christian Fellowship Large Group

Come worship and fellowship with us! Listen as a local pastor shares on following Christ at MIT. Dinner starts at 6:45pm, worship starts at 7:30pm.

GradHillel Shabbat Dinner

Join GradHillel for a dinner celebrating the weekly Jewish holiday of shabbat! Significant others/roommates are welcome. RSVP preferred.

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm
OPERA/DANCE/ELECTRIC GUITAR

Wagner’s “The Flying Dutchman” as you’ve never seen or heard it before Alison Clancy / Gary Lucas featuring Choreography by Carolyn Choa presented with...

Friday, May 06, 2022 at 8:00pm
SaveTFP Waffle Night!

SaveTFP presents... WAFFLE NIGHT! 🧇 .What? Waffles! Fruit! Toppings! When? Friday, 5/6, 9-11pm Where? Coffeehouse Lounge, 3rd floor of Stud...

Friday, May 6, 2022