Events

Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Department Seminar

Power and Progress: Daron Acemoglu (MIT)

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Ten minutes for your mind @2:50 every day at 2:50 pm in multiple time zones Almost everything works better again if you unplug it for a bit, including your...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 2:45am to 3:00am
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Join us! Innovation in Motion: Shaping the Future of Supply Chain, hosted by MIT CTL and sponsored by GS1 US, is a live event in Cambridge, MA. Registration...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 9:00am
Schedule Consultations with the Writing and Communication Center!

MIT’s Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one consultations and coaching with communication specialists who are published authors with...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Build Up Healthy Writing Habits This Fall with Writing Together Online

Writing Together Online offers the structured writing time to help you stay focused and productive during the busy fall months. We offer writing sessions...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 9:30am to 11:00am
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All Ages Playgroup

All kids from newborn age to 3.5 years old are welcome! You can bring siblings as well. It's a chance for kids to have fun while parents can chat, share...

Painting by Charles Suggs

RSM Gallery is proud to present Conjuring, by Charles Suggs. The exhibit features Suggs’ smoke paintings- black and white portraits of the artist’s friends,...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 10:00am to 8:00pm
Food Truck Wednesdays

Join us in the Kendall/MIT Open Space every Wednesday for delicious food from local food trucks. 🚚 Grab a bite, enjoy the outdoors, and chill out with our...

Bioinformatics Seminar

Speaker: William Yu (CMU) Title: Augmenting k-mer sketching for (meta)genomic sequence comparisons” Abstract: Over the last decade, k-mer sketching...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
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SSP Wednesday Seminar with speaker Carla Martinez Machain, professor of political science at the University at Buffalo. The talk will be broadcast live on...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
IAP Info Session: Trust Center Entrepreneurship Programs

Learn all about the two main entrepreneurship offerings held at MIT during IAP from the Martin Trust Center -- StartMIT and MIT Fuse - as well as the...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Infinite Careers: Mike Hancock - President, Firehouse Subs, RBI

Lunch and learn with Mike Hancock - President of Firehouse Subs. Hancock has worked for Firehouse Subs parent company Restaurant Brands International. He...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Marcelo Lewin will discuss generative AI and its transformative potential as a "video camera" within the filmmaking landscape, emphasizing that it...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
MIT Public Art Tour

Join the MIT Women's League for an opportunity to learn the stories behind the sculptures and installations you walk past every day! This tour of MIT’s...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MLK Scholar Presentation: "Documentary and the Power of Knowledge Sharing" with Louis J. Massiah

Synopsis: Documentary movie making is a form of knowledge sharing and also a tool for community building. The way we organize ourselves to create a film can...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Women In Technology (WIT) ERG, Virtual Lunch and Learn

Women In Technology (WIT) ERG presents Jill Willcox, Co-Founders Iterators LLC as our guest speaker for Fall 2023 Lunch and Learn Series . Iterators...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunch Break: Speed Networking with Job Connector

Join us for an informal, outdoor speed networking session and build your professional network. In this 45-minute activity, participants will make numerous...

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So, you want to write an NIH grant and need to know more about their new policy on Data Management & Sharing Plans (NOT-OD-21-013, effective 25Jan2023)? This...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Wednesday Gathering

These weekly meetings are organized by the MS&PC staff and volunteers for the spouses and partners of MIT students, scholars, staff, and faculty. If it is...

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Nuclear Astrophysics with Stable and Radioactive Ion Beams Speaker: Ragandeep Singh Sidhu Speaker Affiliation: University of Edinburgh Abstract: The...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Prof. Lisa Fredin, Lehigh University

MIT Program in Polymers and Soft Matter Seminar TOPIC: TBA

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Prof. Lisa Fredin, Lehigh University

MIT Program in Polymers and Soft Matter Seminar TOPIC: TBA

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Flash Interview Overview

Get tips for interviewing for jobs/internships and some common pitfalls to avoid. Registraion required via Handshake.

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm to 4:30pm
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Flash interview overview

Get tips for interviewing for jobs/internships and some common pitfalls to avoid. Registration required via Handshake. This CAPD event is open to MIT...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm to 4:30pm
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Geometric Analysis Seminar

Speaker: Ramon van handel (Princeton University) Title: On Minkowski's monotonicity problem

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm
Harvard-MIT Inorganic Seminar with Professor Joseph Cotruvo (Penn State)

Principles and Applications of Selective Recognition of Rare Earth Elements in Biology: Abstract: The discovery that certain lanthanides are specifically...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
MIT Lie Groups Seminar

Speaker: David Yang (MIT) Title: A stratification of the moduli space of local systems on the punctured disc and applications Abstract: We will define...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Understanding Job Offers: Terms and Legal Rights

This workshop will review and discuss job offer letters, nondisclosure and noncompetition agreements, and the law that governs them. Learn more about legal...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Urban Studies Workshops 3: ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS StoryMaps

This Wednesday workshop series is organized by the MIT Libraries, Course 11-6, and NEET Digital Cities. ArcGIS Online is a powerful web-based platform that...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:00pm to 4:45pm
Richard P. Stanley Seminar in Combinatorics

Speaker: Yelena Mandelshtam (UC Berkerly) Title: Combinatorics of m=1 Grasstopes Abstract: The amplituhedron is an object introduced by physicists in...

Tips, Tricks and Tools for Productive Writing: Managing Your Time and Expectations

Writing a dissertation can seem distinct from earlier work, with fewer deadlines, less structure, and less contact with others. At the same time, tackling...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Centering the Margins: Fight for Reproductive Justice

We continue to see ever-growing and continuously expanding attacks that aim to restrict bodily sovereignty from bans on gender-affirming care for all ages...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Refuge Dinner, Worship & Bible Study

Join us for our "Refuge Dinner & Worship" our weekly Wednesday night group at 5:30pm. It is a time for fellowship, worship, prayer, and to study from God's...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
⚛️😶‍🌫️🎲🧮 Probability and God

Probability theory is a branch of mathematics that deals with uncertainty, and how to reason about it. For Subject 12 our Course 0 series, in a talk titled...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Dealing with anxiety -II

Welcome to part 2 of the "Dealing with Anxiety" workshop, where ancient yogic wisdom meets modern life. Discover how age-old yoga practices can provide you...

Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Wednesday, October 18, 2023