Events

Tuesday, April 4, 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 04, 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 04, 2023 at 7:30am to 9:00am
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2023 MIT Health Science Technology Conference

This conference will explore new or improved therapeutic approaches for finding cures for diseases which traditionally have been difficult to treat. This...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 8:00am to 5:30pm
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 04, 2023 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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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 04, 2023 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
EAPS Geophysics Seminar (12.571): Frederik J. Simons (Princeton U.)

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 04, 2023 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building 54, Room 209
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Houghton Lecture Series - Ray Pierrehumbert (University of Oxford)

Methane vs. CO2 in climate policy: The problem with global warming potenials Greenhouse gases differ amongst each other in two primary characteristics:...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building 54, 54-915
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Fiber Crafts Group

It's a good time to get creative and finish that project! The Fiber Crafts Group offers the space to craft online with friends. Meetings will be held...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Fireside chat: Shared Sisterhood with Dr. Tina Opie

Please join us for a fireside chat with Dr. Tina Opie – author, speaker, educator, and former MIT MLK Visiting Scholar – about her Shared Sisterhood...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:15pm
LNS Lunchtime Seminar

Michael Jewell New Results from HAYSTAC’s Dark Matter Axion Search with a Squeezed State Receiver Abstract: Data from astrophysics and cosmology point to...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 12:00pm to 1:00am
His Excellency José Maria Neves, the President of the Republic of Cabo Verde

This will be an in-person event and is free and open to the public. For those who cannot attend in person, please register for and watch the webcast here....

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 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, April 04, 2023 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
Online Seminar On Undergraduate Mathematics Education

Speaker: Fok-Shuen Leung, University of British Columbia Title: The studio and the stadium Abstract: The supply of math instructors has not kept up with...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 12:00pm
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Planetary Lunch Seminar (PLS) - Steve Vance (JPL)

Title: Europa Clipper’s Exploration of Ocean World Habitability: Toward Joint Inversion of Geophysical Data to Determine Interior Properties Abstract: I...

Tuesday, April 04, 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 04, 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 04, 2023 at 1:00pm to 11:00pm
Organizational Economics Seminar

"Communication in Global Games: Theory and Experiment" | Ala Avoyan (Indiana)

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Physical Mathematics Seminar

Speaker: Niall Mangan (Northwestern University) Title: Model selection chaotic systems from data with hidden variables using sparse data...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Harvard-MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Speaker: Gavril Farkas Title: Resonance and Koszul modules in algebraic geometry Abstract: Inspired from ideas in topology, Koszul modules and the...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Aging Brain Seminar with Kenneth Kosik, MD, "The Knotty Problem of Neurofibrillary Tangles"

Aging Brain Seminar with Kenneth Kosik, MD, UC Santa Barbara Tuesday, April 4 at 4:00pm Picower Seminar Room (46-3310, 3rd floor of MIT Building 46) The...

Ardem Patapoutian Units of Life Seminar Series - at Broad Institute

This event is co-hosted by Broad Institute and McGovern Institute. It is located at Broad 415 Main Street Auditorium or online at broad.io/unitsoflife Talk...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Biology Colloquium

Speaker: Kelly Stevens, The University of Washington Host: Kristin Knouse Title: "Programming human organoids, organs, and societies." The Biology...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Music classes for kids 

This All-Age Music Class (for babies, toddlers, preschoolers) addresses the needs of young movers and shakers to explore movement, imaginative play, and...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
PDE/Analysis Seminar

Featured Speaker: Toan Nguyen (Penn State) Title: The survival threshold for plasma oscillations Abstract: The talk presents a complete linear theory of...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Professor Yang Yang, University of Wisconsin

Physical Chemistry Seminar: “TITLE: Constrained Nuclear-Electronic Orbital (CNEO) Framework: Accurate Vibrational Spectra and Reaction Rates from Efficient...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Quest | CBMM Seminar Series - Discussion panel on Transformers vs. Humans: The ultimate battle for general intelligence

Panelists: Ev Fedorenko, Sydney Levine, Josh Tenenbaum, Phillip Isola, Martin Schrimpf; Moderator: Tommy Poggio Abstract: Transformer models have been...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:00pm
The Debt-Inflation Channel of the German Hyperinflation

Emil Verner (MIT)

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:15pm to 5:45pm
MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Linus Hamann (Princeton University) Title: Geometric Eisenstein series and the Fargues-Fontaine curve Abstract: Given a connected reductive...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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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 04, 2023 at 5:00pm to 5:20pm
Creative Arts Competition Final Pitch Event

Please join us for the final pitch event of the Creative Arts Competition. Months of effort from student teams culminate in this event where five teams...

Digital Humanities Workshop: A Generous Interface for the Discoverability of Text Collections - Jeffrey Shen

Jeffrey Shen (Graduate Research Assistant at the Digital Humanities Lab & Master's in Engineering student, MIT) presents "A Generous Interface for the...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Green bar at the top with information of the date, time, and location. Below is a "Genealogical "Chronicle of the Kings of England" in three images in a grid; parchment paper, illuminated script, and a scroll.

ABSTRACT: Book History, an interdisciplinary field of scholarship that became recognized as such in the second half of the twentieth century, relies on...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 5:15pm
Setting Yourself Up for Success in a New Job

Join a panel of MIT alumni to hear their advice on navigating the transition from the university environment to starting a new job, and how to set yourself...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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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 04, 2023 at 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Irvine and Wittrup lab researchers have developed a technique using aluminum hydroxide to make cytokine therapy less toxic.

Immune engineers Darrell Irvine and K. Dane Wittrup join Ankyra Therapeutics CEO Howard Kaufman to discuss the evolution of a convergent bench-to-bedside...

Debate: Should Academic DEI Programs Be Abolished?

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) programs are among the most hot-button issues in higher education. With the support of the MIT Free Speech Alliance,...

Tuesday, April 04, 2023 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Tuesday, April 4, 2023