Events

Monday, January 22, 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...

Monday, January 22, 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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 8:00am to 11:00am
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Sign up for a Private Consult with MS&PC Staff

Facilitated by Program Manager, Jennifer Recklet Tassi, this private appointment is a time to ask questions, voice concerns, and reimagine your life here in...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 8:00am
A Crash Course in the Basics of Programming, Replication, and Numerical Methods

Instructor: Victor M. Quintas-Martinez Questions? Contact Eric Trueswell (erictrue@mit.edu)

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 9:00am to 10:30am
Computational modeling for clean, reliable, and affordable electricity

Monday, January 22-Friday, January 26, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm ET each day (5 classes) NEW Location: Building 3-370 Register by January 21. Email Pablo Duenas...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
Introduction to Thermo-Calc

This activity is an introduction to the Thermo-Calc software and how it may be used to perform thermodynamic calculations and simulations. Throughout this...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 9:30am to 12:30pm
Market Research as a Resource at MIT Libraries

Learn about the tools that can help you conduct research related to intellectual property. When conducting research related to intellectual property,...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 9:45am
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 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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Bio-Electrochemical Systems Workshop (Introductory)

In this hands-on wet lab workshop, participants will learn the basics of bio-electrochemical system (BES) by building and operating a microbial fuel cell...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
BioMaker Credential Certification Program: Microbiological Culturing & Sterile Technique (Level 1)

This is a Level 1 Certification Credential in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space Credential Certification Program. Open to all trained users in the...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Build a Wood Lamp

Instructor – Ken Stone Sessions – 7 Enrollment Limited to 6 Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm Prereq: Hobby Shop Membership Fee: $100 class and material...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Glass & Metal Lamp Making Class (Multi-day class)

Glass & Metal Lamp Making Class IAP Term 2024 Beginners encouraged! Course Instructor: Cat Arase, carase@mit.edu Times & Dates: January 15-21,...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 3:00pm
How to CAD almost anything!

Ever wondered how are objects from our daily lives designed? How can we generate a computer 3D model of a mug, a bottle of Diet Coke, or a Saturn V rocket?...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
IAP 2024: How Might We Redefine Learning in the Age of AI? Join the first-ever tech-enhanced Student Assembly!

Are you interested in deliberating on how generative AI tools such as ChatGPT and DALL-E are changing the way we learn? Are you fascinated by the opportunity...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
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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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:30am
IAP Non-Credit Class: Atlas — From corpse to cosmic, 1:10 to 1:0000000, 0 to infinite

This class is about making maps across scales. To the cartographers, maps are never neutral. It gives rise to decision-making that are first and foremost...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
Introduction to Weaving with recycled clothing

The Jacquard Loom was the first computer - get your hands involved in the original binary system and learn to weave! In this class we will set up a 4 shaft...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 2:30pm
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Do you have a passion for teaching and working with students in a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) field? Join this five-part overview series...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Water Reuse Workshop (Introductory)

Participants will explore topics and unit operations of wastewater and water treatment in this hands-on wet lab workshop. Students are introduced to various...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Marine corps soldiers in line

Special IAP Seminar hosted by the MIT Security Studies Program (SSP) Abstract: Logistics investments in force modernization have been low priority for...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 11:00am to 12:30pm
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New babies are such a blessing, but they can also bring with them sleepless nights, crying, and sometimes quite a bit of extra stress. Learn an approach to...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
BioMaker Credential Certification Program: Agarose Gel Electrophoresis (Level 1)

This is a Level 1 Certification Credential in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space Credential Certification Program. Open to all trained users in the...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Using a telescope near the Charles River

Offers students alternative exploratory experience in teaching, learning, and researching. Through collaborative activities with open-ended experiments from...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP Non-Credit Class: 2D to 3D: Orthographic Projection and Linear Perspective Workshop

One week workshop aimed at working through the various methods to go from a two-dimensional drawing to a three-dimensional drawing, by hand. The workshop...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Planet in Your GIS, Intro to Python and Planet Data API

With roughly 200 Dove satellites in orbit, PlanetScope Monitoring provides a high-resolution, continuous, and complete view of the world from above, every...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Raising Concerns at MIT: An Overview of the Ombuds Office and the Anonymous Hotline

This session will provide an overview of the MIT Ombuds office and the Institute’s anonymous reporting hotline. Both resources serve the entire MIT...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Celebrating AANHPI Narratives Workshop Series

This four-session IAP workshop series celebrates and explores the uniqueness and diversity of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI)...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Data Management: File Organization

Do you struggle with organizing your research data? Wonder if there’s a better way to arrange and name your data files to optimize your work? This virtual...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
IAP Beaver Press Workshops

Are you interested in learning to use an early modern-style hand press or hoping to advance your skills? The MIT Beaver Press is pleased to offer multiple...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP Non-Credit Class: From Byte to Geometry: Algorithmic and Parametric 3D Design

Introduces algorithmic aspects of computer-aided design. The workshop explores applications of fundamental computer algorithms and data structures in the...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
MIT Shaping the Future of Work Initiative Launch Event

Join us for the official launch of the MIT Shaping the Future of Work Initiative, co-directed by MIT faculty Daron Acemoglu, David Autor, and Simon Johnson....

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:00pm to 6:00pm
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Are you interested in sharing your research through NSF Broader Impacts or other outreach to youth or the general public? In this 4-part mini course, we will...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Topics in Macroeconomics

Speaker: Raphael Schoenle Part 1: Micro Data, Price Setting and Macro Implications Part 2: Measuring Inflation Expectations Questions? Contact Eric...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
BioMaker Credential Certification Program: Polymerase Chain Reaction (Level 2)

This is a Level 2 Certification Credential in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space Credential Certification Program. Open to all trained users in the...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Cocktails 101: An Introduction to Craft Cocktails and Fine Spirits Session 3

Ready to go beyond gin-tonic and vodka-soda? Curious why some drinks are stirred and not shaken? Why do those mixologists have to have suspenders and...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:30pm
Future Energy Systems

Leading change is never easy and if we are to achieve global decarbonization, we need a different approach than what has been traditionally done. Technical...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Future Energy Systems

Leading change is never easy and if we are to achieve global decarbonization, we need a different approach than what has been traditionally done. Technical...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Generative AI & Music Workshop [IAP 2024]

Interested in the applications of Generative AI to the areas of musical expression and composition? Join us this IAP for a 3-week workshop during which we...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
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...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Do you think yoga is only for young, slender, super-flexible people? Think again! Yoga for Every Body with Catherine provides a gentle yoga experience in the...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Launch Into Spring: Interviewing and its Role in Career Exploration

Join us for a virtual event during IAP on January 22nd! This session will provide a comprehensive overview of the interview process, exploring various...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Liquid Lab Art: Micropipette Art

Can the pipette be a paintbrush? Learn how this foundational tool enables researchers to work with the microscopic building blocks of life. Next, fill in...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Addir IAP Book Club

Addir will host IAP book clubs on two complementary books, around the theme of what it means to be an American. Book 1: Crazy Brave by Joy Harjo, the 23rd US...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
MIT Heavy Metal 101 2024

Not a Metallurgy class! This veteran crash-course is coming back in full force and will have you head banging, air guitaring, and devil horn raising in no...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Machine & Music

The three-week course delves into advanced sound production techniques for creating music, utilizing a combination of physical materials and digital tools,...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Yang Sheng "Life Nourishing" Qigong is an extremely powerful tool for bringing out one's natural human potential and optimal fitness. Physical health and...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Cocktails 101: An Introduction to Craft Cocktails and Fine Spirits Session 4

Ready to go beyond gin-tonic and vodka-soda? Curious why some drinks are stirred and not shaken? Why do those mixologists have to have suspenders and...

Monday, January 22, 2024 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Monday, January 22, 2024