Events

Tuesday, April 11, 2023

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The Migration Summit is a month-long global convening designed to build bridges between diverse communities of displaced learners, universities, companies,...

Students in the Fashion + Tech program at Boston Arts Academy worked collaboratively to create zero-waste designs inspired by the 2022 Image Awards exhibition at the Koch Institute.

A special exhibition of teen-designed fashion inspired by award-winning biomedical images from MIT laboratories. This display showcases the results of Peers...

South Asia and the Institute: Transformative Connections

Researched by current MIT faculty, students, alumni, and staff, this historical exhibit tells the remarkable story of South Asia at MIT and MIT in South Asia...

South Asia and the Institute: Transformative Connections

Researched by current MIT faculty, students, alumni, and staff, this historical exhibit tells the remarkable story of South Asia at MIT and MIT in South Asia...

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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...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 2:45am to 3:00am
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Develop a Daily Writing Habit with Writing Together Online

Join Challenge 2 of the Writing Together Online program to make progress on your writing projects and complete your spring semester strong. Our 90-minute...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 7:30am to 9:00am
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Develop a Daily Writing Habit with Writing Together Online

Join Challenge 2 of the Writing Together Online program to make progress on your writing projects and complete your spring semester strong. Our 90-minute...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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Elizabeth Brija Thesis Defense: Stochastic RNA editing of the Complexin C-terminus within single neurons regulates neurotransmitter release in Drosophila

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 11th from 9-10AM Location: The Picower Seminar Room 46-3310 Title: Stochastic RNA editing of the Complexin C-terminus within...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 9:00am
Schedule Consultations with the Writing and Communication Center!

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
EAPS Geophysics Seminar (12.571): Xin Cui (MIT)

Seminar in Geophysics 12.571 is a class for EAPS graduate students in geophysics. All members of the MIT Community are welcome to join for presentations by...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building 54, Room 209
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Houghton Lecture Series - Ray Pierrehumbert (University of Oxford)

The Runaway Greenhouse The runaway greenhouse phenomenon in which a liquid water ocean entirely evaporates into the atmosphere (or can never condense in the...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building 54, 54-915
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SALES TRAINING: NEW BUSINESS ACQUISITION

OVERVIEW Prospects have a system for engaging sellers. Their approach gives them control of the sales process, which often conflicts with your objectives....

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 11:00am to 1:30pm
The MIT Open Documentary Lab's logo on a white background next to a headshot of speaker Guillaume Soulez.

The MIT OpenDocLab is excited to welcome Guillaume Soulez of the Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris3 for an online guest talk moderated by Lab founder William...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Ethan Cline DarkLight@ARIEL Abstract: The search for a dark photon holds considerable interest in the physics community. Such a force carrier would begin...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00am
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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, April 11, 2023 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
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How might being bilingual benefit your child? What is the best way to go about raising a bilingual child? Whether you are anticipating or already raising a...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Tech Talk: InstaDeep

Instadeep will be discussing their joint work with NVIDIA on nucleotide transformers, a collection of new state-of-the-art large language models trained on...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Want to get exercise mid-day but don’t want to go outside? Join the tunnel walk for a 45-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT’s famous tunnel system*....

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:10pm to 12:55pm
Flash Elevator Pitch Overview

Are you searching for a summer opportunity or full time job? Are you prepared for an experience you've already secured for the summer? This 30 minute...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:15pm to 12:45pm
Planetary Lunch Seminar (PLS) - Juliana García-Mejía (Harvard CfA)

About this Series: The MIT Planetary Lunch Seminar [PLS] is a weekly seminar series organized within the EAPS department. Colloquia topics span the range of...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Building 54, Room 517
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MIT Free English Class

International Students, Scholars & Spouses join us for English Conversation with native English speakers. We work on skills, learn vocabulary, make friends...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Mentor Program— 2023 Open Application

The Mentor Program Makes Better Entrepreneurs. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis Entrepreneurs may apply to the program at any stage of...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 1:00pm to 11:00pm
Thesis Defense: Sheena Vasquez

Drennan lab I "Biophysical Investigations of the Cytosolic Iron-Sulfur Cluster Assembly Pathway Late Acting Proteins”

Physics PhD Thesis Defense:  Abraham Levitan

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Studying Electronic Textures with Coherent Lensless Imaging’’ Presented by Abraham...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 2:00pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

Speaker: Alexander Petroff (Clark University) Title: Adapting to life in diffusive gradients Abstract: For billions of years, waterlogged sediment has...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Speaker: Tristan Collins Title: TBA Abstract: TBA

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Edgerton Center Teams

Come mingle with the Edgerton Center student-led engineering teams and see their cool projects. Refreshments will be served! Register here. Participating...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Biology Colloquium

Speaker: Vanessa Ruta, The Rockefeller University Host: J. Troy Littleton, Also the Francis O. Schmitt, Endowed Lecture Title: "Mechanisms of adaptive...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Faith & Brain Science with Dr. Nii Addy - LIFE HAPPENS IN THE &

The Charles H. Townes Memorial Lecture in Science and Religion honors the life and legacy of Professor Townes (1915-2015), who won the Noble Prize in Physics...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm
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PDE/Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker: Dóminique Kemp (Institute for Advanced Study) ”In this talk, we shall address the decoupling theory and restriction theory of the ruled...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Professor Galia Debelouchina, U.C.S.D.

Physical Chemistry Seminar: TITLE: Molecular basis of heterochromatin formation and regulation

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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Speaker: Elizabeth Spelke, Harvard University Abstract: More than two decades after her death, Eleanor Gibson still may be the best experimental...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm
UEA Lecture: Yannai A. Gonczarowski (Harvard)

Computer-Science-Inspired Economic Theory

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
How Unconventional is Green Monetary Policy? (joint w/ Melina Papoutsi and Monika Piazzesi)

Martin Schneider (Stanford University)

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Flash Cover Letter Overview

In 20 minutes, this session will give you basic tools and techniques for writing an effective cover letter to help you stand out to employers. Registration...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:30pm to 4:50pm
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MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Lie Qian (Stanford University) Title: "Local compatibility for trianguline representations" Abstract: Trianguline representations are a big...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Ram Navami Festival

Ram Navami is a festival that celebrates the triumph of good over evil, and the virtues of righteousness, devotion, and compassion. It is a time for...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 4:45pm to 5:45pm
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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, April 11, 2023 at 5:00pm to 5:20pm
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The Knight Science Journalism Program is excited to welcome Dr. Usha Tummala-Narra, Research Professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
32nd Arthur H. Schein Memorial Lecture: Kazuyo Sejima

MIT Architecture | Fall 2023 Lecture Series6:00pm Huntington Hall, 10-250 Kazuyo Sejima 32nd Arthur H. Schein Memorial Lecture Born in Ibaraki Japan,...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT/Draper Lab Bridge Tournament

A fun, ACBL sanctioned tournament. All Levels from beginner to expert are welcomed! Undergraduate and graduate students play for...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Rena J. Mosteirin and John Cayley

Rena J. Mosteirin is the author of Nick Trail’s Thumb (Kore Press, 2008) chosen by Lydia Davis for the Kore Press Short Fiction Award; half-fabulous whales...

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 7:00pm

Tuesday, April 11, 2023