Events

Thursday, January 11, 2024

Medical Interpreting Course

January 8 – 31, 2024 Mondays-Thursdays from 6-9 pm over Zoom Our application for the 2024 IAP Medical Interpreting Course is now open. This 4-week IAP...

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Sisters in Making: Prototyping and the Feminine Resilience

Sisters in Making works to explore and reveal the multi-level efforts of women surrounding the invention and implementation of Core Rope Memory and Magnetic...

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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...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Make your New Year resolution: write regularly with Writing Together Online

It’s the time for resolutions! Make your New Year resolution to write regularly and join Writing Together Online during IAP 2024. We offer two 90-minute...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 8:00am to 11:00am
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Computational Materials Design Short Course

This course will provide valuable insights into how the ICMD® platform and Materials by Design® technology can be utilized to design, develop and deploy...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 8:30am to 5:00pm
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This course will provide valuable insights into how the ICMD® platform and Materials by Design® technology can be utilized to design, develop and deploy...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 8:30am to 5:00pm
IAP Course: MIT.nano: Make your own chip inside the lab!

Step inside MIT.nano’s fab to create a 1x1 inch chip with your favorite image to take home with you! We will work inside the MIT.nano cleanroom: learn how...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
Join the MIT Women's Chorale

Come sing with the MIT Women’s Chorale! We are a concert choir open to women from all portions of the MIT community. Rehearsals for our spring season will...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Mural Painting in the Hobby Shop Artist David Teng-Olsen

Class: Mural Painting in the Hobby Shop Artist David Teng-Olsen Instructor: David Teng Olsen – Boston based Artist/Muralist Scheduled Date(s) January:...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 9:00am to 4:00am
The Creature: Walking Garbage

The Creature: Walking Garbage Non-Credit IAP 2024 Workshop January 10th to 12th, WRF 9:00-12:00; @3-415 The garbage needs more attention! In “Purity...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
 IAP 2024: Quechua at MIT! A non-credit class.

Global Languages is happy to offer a non-credit class, “Quechua at MIT” during IAP 2024. Ten sessions will be held from January 9 to January 23, 2024, from...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:30am
BCS Special Seminar with Dan O'Shea

Talk Title: Distributed neural computations supporting motor intelligence and dexterity Talk Abstract: Smooth, coordinated movement is essential to human...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Computational Models for Public Decision-Making

Organzied by the 11-6 (Urban Science and Planning with Computer Science) program, this workshop builds on the urban-related 6.100B problem sets (network...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
GIS Level 2: Introduction to Spatial Analysis

Expand your experience with desktop GIS software and learn how to use analysis tools to query data, conduct spatial statistics, and analyze vector and raster...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
IAP 2024 CERT

What is CERT? CERT training covers basic skills that are important to know in a disaster when emergency services are not available. With training and...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
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Global Languages is happy to offer a non-credit class, Introduction to American Sign Language, during IAP 2024. Ten sessions will be held from January 9 to...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:30am
IAP: Envisioning the Future of Computing Workshops

The Social and Ethical Responsibilities of Computing (SERC), a cross-cutting initiative within the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing, in collaboration with...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Instructor with sample bike

Manufacture a steel single speed bicycle frame, install parts, and ride it. Students will meet with D-Lab instructors for a required meeting in December to...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
Instructor with sample bike

Manufacture a steel single speed bicycle frame, install parts, and ride it. Students will meet with D-Lab instructors for a required meeting in December to...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
IAP - YOGASUTRA

Join us for a special four-part workshop on the Yoga Sutras, a collection of ancient teachings providing guidance for holistic well-being of the body, mind,...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
IAP seminar: Decentralized Society, Cooperation, and Plurality

“We shape our tools, and thereafter our tools shape us.” This can also be said of the rules and technologies we construct for human cooperation, which allows...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
MathWorks Logo

Session Time: 10:30am – 12:00pm EST, followed by TA hours - 12:00pm to 1:30pm Computational notebooks have revolutionized the way we work, enabling us to...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 10:30am to 1:30pm
Chinese Watercolor Brush Painting

Fundamentals of Chinese brush paintings for novices and experienced painter alike. We will cover the classical four gentlemen for novices and go onto more...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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IAP 2024: Flipping Failure 'Storytelling' Workshop Series

During your time at MIT, have you ever faced a challenge and wished you could share what you learned with peers? Join us for the Flipping Failure IAP...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
IAP 2024: Generative AI in Teaching & Learning at MIT

Join Janet Rankin, Director of MIT’s Teaching and Learning Lab (TLL), and Sheryl Barnes, Director of Digital Learning in Residential Education, MIT’s Office...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
Machine Learning, Science, and Economic Theory

Speaker: Ashesh Rambachan Questions? Contact Eric Trueswell (erictrue@mit.edu)

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Headshot of a business woman with an illustrated background

Growing worldwide demand for textiles faces increasing demands for sustainable manufacturing and decarbonization. Dr. Yuly Fuentes-Medel of MIT will discuss...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 11:00am to 11:30am
Hat'll Buff Out - hat repair and renovation

Do you have a much-worn hat that could use a glow-up? Or an heirloom hat at the back of a closet that you'd like to bring into the light? Come to this...

Styling Your Academic Writing: Trim It Down

This five-session series will equip you with the tools to take your academic writing style to the next level. This interactive workshop series will teach...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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CRISPR Short Workshop (Introductory)

Learn the basics of CRISPR technology in this introductory hands-on workshop in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space. In this three-hour single-session workshop,...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Data Bites: Using the Dryad data repository

As of June 2023, MIT is as an institutional member of the Dryad Data Platform (datadryad.org. Use the insitutional login option using your kerberos). Dryad...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 1:30pm
MEC x FuturesForge

Join the MIT Entrepreneurship Club and alumni-founded Futures Forge this IAP to practice the skills needed to be a successful entrepreneur or...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Software -Define Radio IAP

Software-defined Radio (SDR) technology is having a tremendous impact not only in consumer devices but also in the areas of rapid prototyping and research...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT Free English Class

MIT Free English Class is for international students, sholars, spouses. Twenty five years ago we created a community to welcome the nations to MIT and assist...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Organize your research: Getting started with citation management tools

Using citation management software to create and maintain a collection of references or PDFs is common and important in today’s academic world. These tools...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Pleasures of Poetry 2024

Pleasures of Poetry meets this IAP 2024 in 14E-304 from 1-2 p.m. every weekday from January 8-26, with the exception of MLK Jr. Day (Jan. 15). This popular...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Tablesaw Fundamentals

Learn how to safely use a table saw and leave with a small box of your own design. You must be able to attend all 4 sessions. I will hold a lottery for...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tools and tips for thesis authors

So it's time to write your thesis. What do you need to know about the process? What tools and experts are out there to help? This session will cover the...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
MIT in 3:00 >> IAP Guerrilla Filmmaking Workshop

Interested in submitting a short video for the "MIT in 3:00" competition, but want to learn more about DIY cinematography? Join MIT CAST Visiting Artist /...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Science in fiction: representation of molecular biology in video games (IAP Non-credit class)

Come join us as we dive into famous video games and try to explain the molecular biology in their narratives! How accurate is the representation of genetics,...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Stand-Up Comedy Crash Course

Application deadline: Submit your application by December 26 (see below) Enrollment: Limited to 12 participants: Advance sign-up required Attendance:...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
two light-up acrylic panels - the first shows hands with quote "as you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others." - Audrey Hepburn. The other shows two Koi fish in a pond from above

Register to light up your IAP with beautiful acrylic displays 💡 We will be learning how to build LED circuits and how to engrave designs using the laser...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Cultivating Everyday Mindfulness: Discovering Your Path to a Fulfilling Life and Career

Jia Jia Zhang, PhD Michaela Bartusel PhD In this workshop, we will introduce several mindfulness concepts and discuss why and how practicing mindfulness in...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
MIT Arts Studios: Ceramics. Credit: Jason Pastorello.

This 4 week workshop will introduce you to the basics of wheel throwing, trimming and glazing. Learn basic techniques that will allow you to confidently...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Mindful Journaling

At this workshop students will explore different ways to write a journal and the potential benefits of writing it by using mindfulness practice. Participants...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
A brain with arm muscles coming out of either side.

This live, virtual 15-minute class is a combination of simple stretches to release tension in the body and guided meditation to release tension in the...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 4:45pm to 5:00pm
MIT Institooters

Become an lnstitooter! Improve your flute skills while learning and performing fun, beautiful music in a wide range of musical styles from the 16th-21st...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Graphic of person triangle pose

Iyengar yoga is Hatha yoga as taught by BKS Iyengar and develops strength, coordination, and flexibility of the body and mind. Participants learn how to use...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 5:30pm to 6:45pm
Wrestling Practice

Are you a current MIT student (grad or undergrad) interested in joining the wrestling team? The MIT wrestling team is actively recruiting for our men’s and...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
After Dark: Beyond the Fold

At this month’s After Dark we’re teaming up with mathematicians and engineers to explore the art of the fold. Collaborate on large scale origami models,...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Large granite rings around the base of pine trees in a much bed with a little bit of grass peaking through on the right edge.

Join the MIT List Visual Arts Center for a screening of the documentary Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang directed by Oscar winner Kevin Macdonald. This...

Jerry Uelsmann, Apocalypse I, 1967

Digital photography opens up a multitude of ways of working with multiple exposures. In this course, we’ll use digital cameras and Photoshop to produce...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Middle Eastern Ensemble

Join us as we learn about and perform traditional music from the Middle East including, but not limited to countries such as Syria, Egypt, Iraq, Turkey,...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Arts Studios. Credit: Darrell Finnegan.

During this 4 week intermediate/advanced level workshop, we will focus on several pitcher forms. With an emphasis on handles and spouts, we will learn...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 7:00pm to 9:30pm
MIT Outing Club: Winter School Mandatory Safety Lectures

Do you enjoy being outdoors but don't know what to do when the temperature drops? Do you live for summer but suffer in winter? Are you cooped up from...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Learn to Waltz

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up Prereq: none Class Schedule: Thursdays, 8pm - 10pm. Optional review of previous classes from 7:30pm - 8pm. Week...

Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Thursday, January 11, 2024