Events

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Kevin McLellan's "Wojnarowicz in Cambridge" (photography exhibition)

Exhibit run: 9/14/2022-10/26/2022 Opening: 9/14/2022 from 4:00-6:00 Wojnarowicz in Cambridge is a series of photographic portraits composed in response...

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Need some motivation to get and stay active this Fall? Join the MIT Community for a 6-week walking challenge that starts on Monday, October 3. The goal of...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00am to 11:59pm
The Wanderverse Project

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

Start Your Fall Semester Strong With Writing Together Online

Writing Together Online is back with an expanded choice of sessions to accommodate those who prefer to write early and those who need longer sessions. Join...

Tuesday, September 27, 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...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Start Your Fall Semester Strong With Writing Together Online

Writing Together Online is back with an expanded choice of sessions to accommodate those who prefer to write early and those who need longer sessions. Join...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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12.SP51: Geophysics Seminar - Mike Floyd (MIT)

Slip deficit accumulation, earthquake rupture and seismicity on the North Anatolian Fault in Turkiye... and beyond? I present results from GNSS observations...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Andreas Refsgaard: Machine Learning and the Arts

A 2022-23 visiting artist at the MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology (CAST), creative coder Andreas Refsgaard allows people to experiment, interact, and...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 10:00am to 6:00pm
STAGE Seminar

Speaker: Hao Peng (MIT) Title: Brauer groups of schemes Abstract: Topics: Étale cohomology of 𝔾m; ​definition of cohomological Brauer group of a...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
Special Event: NERA Economic Consulting at MIT

Virtual information session with Dr Alan Grant, NERA Associate Director, for PhD and MBA candidates interested in jobs or summer internship...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 11:45am to 12:30pm
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Employee Welcome Wagon Info Session

On behalf of the Institute Community and Equity Office and Human Resources, welcome to MIT! We are so excited to have you as a member of our staff community....

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
How to Have Difficult Conversations with Opposing Viewpoints

Being a listener is not to be confused with agreement; it is to be open to views of others. The process of listening, understanding, and responding to...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00pm
LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Thomas Boettcher Rethinking assumptions about protons and nuclei with LHCb Abstract Parton densities in protons and nuclei are crucial tools for...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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This live, virtual 15-minute class is a combination of simple stretches to release tension in the body and guided meditation to mentally reset during the...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Gianluca Guadagni (University of Virginia) Title: Learning low-degree functions on the discrete hypercube Abstract: Let f be an unknown function...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00pm
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Björn Ekelund is responsible for long-term research in electronics, electromagnetics, and connected devices in the Ericsson Group. After starting his career...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar (PLS) - Sarah Millholland (MIT)

Systems of Short-Period Exoplanets: Regularities and Anomalies Abstract: Exoplanetary systems containing multiple close-in, sub-Neptune-sized planets are...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm
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The Future of Pristina

Co-hosted by the Norman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism at MIT and Kosovo Architecture Foundation. The lecture will be hybrid; in-person in 9-255...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 12:30pm
City Arena, 9-255
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20 Minutes of Calm: Meditation Community

20 Minutes of Calm Virtual Sittings--Online Meditation Sessions Tuesdays at 1PM ET

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 1:00pm to 1:20pm
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"Fostering Collaboration"

Joyee Deb (Yale)

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
The Alchemist

Speaker: Justin Beroz (MIT) Title: A general framework for modelling turbulent fluids Abstract: Despite significant advances over the past two...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
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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,...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Francois Greer

Featured Speaker: François Greer (Michigan State University) Title: Cycle-valued quasi-modular forms. Abstract: Arithmetic quotients of Type IV Hermitian...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 3:00pm
Interviewing for PhDs and Postdocs

PhDs and postdocs are often more comfortable talking about technical skills versus their non-technical experiences. In an approachable format, learn the...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Biology Colloquium

Speaker: Diane Mathis, Harvard University Host: Olivia Corradin Title: “Thymic mimetic cells: tolerogenic masqueraders” The Biology Colloquium is a...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Jani Lukkarinen - University of Helsinki

Featured Speaker: Jani Lukkarinen (University of Helsinki) Title: Estimation of propagation of chaos via cumulant hierarchies in two example...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 4:00pm
The Colocation Problem: Dual-Earner Job Search and Labor Market Efficiency" (joint with Hanno Foerster)

Robert Ulbricht (BC)

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Frank Calegari (University of Chicago) Title: The arithmetic of power series Abstract: A function of a complex variable which is holomorphic...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
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This live, virtual 20-minute class is a combination of simple stretches to release tension in the body and guided meditation to release tension in the...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 5:00pm to 5:20pm
Happy Hour Tuesday with MS&PC Conversation Group

Come relax at the end of the day with the MS&PC conversation group! Non-alcoholic refreshments will be served. Sept 20-Oct 25, outdoors on MIT campus,...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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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...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Latin and Bollywood-inspired cardio dance fitness. Join this high-intensity, super-fun dance party with music from around the world! Sneakers...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 6:00pm to 6:45pm
Site4 Building

Meet your Head of House & Advisory Board 😉 Welcome to Site 4! We welcome new and returning residents to meet our head of the house and advisory board...

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This 6-week course offers expecting parents full evidence based information about birth and the ability to learn coping techniques such as relaxation,...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 6:45pm to 9:00pm
MIT KGSA Welcome Party

Korean Graduate Students Association (KGSA) hosts an annual welcome party for graduate students, post-docs and professional students. First part will cover a...

Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 7:00pm to 11:00pm

Tuesday, September 27, 2022