Events

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

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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, November 08, 2023 at 2:45am to 3:00am
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Coffee Social

Stop by before you start your day to grab a coffee or tea and a breakfast treat! Connect with old friends, meet new ones, and let's talk about the kind of...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 8:30am to 9:30am
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, November 08, 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, November 08, 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...

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...

Newcomers Office Hour

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about living,...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 11:00am to 12:00am
Bioinformatics Seminar

Speaker: Cory McLean (Google Health) Abstract: Genome-wide association studies have shed light on the genetic architecture of many diseases and complex...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
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Headshot photo of Laura Chinellato

When addressing cyber risks, it is not a question of whether you are going to be attacked. The question is, when you are attacked will you be prepared to...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
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Human–Machine Collaboration for Improving Semiconductor Process Development

Abstract: One of the bottlenecks to building semiconductor chips is the increasing cost required to develop chemical plasma processes that form the...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
MLK Scholar Presentation: "Planning in the Native Slipstream: Urban Indigenous Futurisms and Alternative Presents" with Jean-Luc Pierite

Synopsis: Jean-Luc Pierite, MLK Visiting Scholar and President of the North American Indian Center of Boston (NAICOB), shares his work and interventions...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Midday Music: Brazilian Drums

Spend your lunch break grooving with BatucadaMIT, a newly formed Brazilian music and arts ensemble started by contemporary percussionist, educator, and...

View of the Breakerspace from the Infinite Corridor

Embark on a journey of discovery on Breakerday, the DMSE Breakerspace’s inaugural celebration. The Breakerspace is an all-new undergraduate laboratory with...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Building and Training Deep Learning Models in Pytorch

In this tutorial, we will walk through an example Jupyter Notebook in which we load a dataset, preprocess it, build a "residual-attention" network, train our...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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...

Richard Binzel

Join Professor Richard P Binzel from 3:30-4:30pm in 10-250 for his lecture - From Stonehenge to MIThenge: Revealing Our Place in the Universe Through Cosmic...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Department-Wide Seminar: ​​​​​​​Julia Cagé (Sciences Po)

Hosting Media Bias: Evidence from the Universe of French Broadcasts, 2002-2020

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MIT Lie Groups Seminar

Speaker: Junliang Shen (Yale University) Title: Fourier transforms and perverse filtrations for abelian fibrations. Abstract: The perverse filtration...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Three students walking on Killian Court

Speaker: Junliang Shen (Yale)

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
SCSB Colloquium Series: Modeling brain overgrowth in autism using human pluripotent stem cells

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2023 Location: 46-3002 (Singleton Auditorium) and YouTube Stream (https://youtube.com/live/4vzPAvJGbfo) Speaker: Sundari...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Harvard-MIT Inorganic Seminar with Professor Sarbajit Banerjee (Texas A&M)

Designing and Architecting Battery Electrode Materials across Length Scales Abstract: The design and operation of rechargeable batteries is predicated on...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:15pm to 5:30pm
Richard P. Stanley Seminar in Combinatorics

Speaker: Matt Larson (Stanford) Title: Cross-ratio degrees Abstract: Given n-3 subsets of {1, …, n} of size 4, the cross-ratio degree counts the...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Richard P. Stanley Seminar in Combinatorics

Speaker: Matt Larson (Stanford) Title: Cross-ratio degrees Abstract: Given n-3 subsets of {1, …, n} of size 4, the cross-ratio degree counts the...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Seminar:  Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations

Speaker: Jan Glaubitz (MIT) Title: Sparsity-promoting hierarchical Bayesian learning for inverse problems Abstract: Recovering sparse generative models...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Robert Metcalfe

Abstract: Hear stories from Arpanet, Alohanet, Ethernet, and Internet, many of which are true. After 50+ years since the first Internet packets were...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Virtual Info Session: System Design and Management

Join us on Wednesday, November 8 to learn about MIT’s master’s degree in engineering and management! We’ll explain the application process and go over our...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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[McMillan Stewart Lecture] Reorienting the Global: Muslim Women, Travel Writing and Alimentary Identities

The juxtaposition of terms like "Muslim," "women," "travel," and "global" prompts questions about practices such as veiling, male guardianship, and access to...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Courtesy Arts at MIT

Creative Café w/ Sandbox Innovation Fund Program and Arts Startup Incubator | November 8, 2023 | 5:30pm-6:30pm | iHQ (E38) 3rd Floor Innovation Lounge ...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 5:30pm
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, November 08, 2023 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
SERC Fireside Chat: Mira Murati of OpenAI

To foster learning and inspiration, the Social and Ethical Responsibilities of Computing (SERC) is hosting a series of fireside chats with industry thought...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MITverses Launch Party 6:30PM-8PM EST

We invite the MIT community to celebrate the latest release of MITverses, an MIT MPC collab album launching on Soundcloud. https://soundcloud.com/mitmpc. ...

Wednesday, November 08, 2023 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Building 2, 2-105
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Wednesday, November 8, 2023