Events

Friday, January 26, 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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Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures - Not for Credit version

The nuts and bolts of preparing a New Venture Plan and launching the venture will be explored in this 35th annual course offering. The course is open to...

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...

At 2:50 logo

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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Call to action!  Addressing Urban Vulnerable Territories in Latin America and the Caribbean

One-day workshop leading to a holistic interdisciplinary discussion on urban vulnerable territories in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), with the aim of...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 8:45am to 4:30pm
A Crash Course in the Basics of Programming, Replication, and Numerical Methods

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

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 9:00am to 10:30am
Build an End-Grain Butcher Block

Instructor – Michelle Lauderback and Coby Unger Sessions - 4 Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Limited to 4 participants Attendance:...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
Cleantech: How MIT IP is fighting Climate Change

Learn about how MIT’s Professor Hatton and his research group are using CO2 to tackle climate change on global scale through their research Clean...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 9:45am
BioMaker Credential Certification Program: DNA Isolation & Purification (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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Carpentries@MIT: Intro to UnixShell/Python/Git

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:00am to 3:00pm
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Dr. Christian Oswood (Freedman)

Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) is a student-organized seminar series that host graduate students and postdocs to share their research in a friendly and...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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?...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Free Space Optical Communications IAP course

Free-space laser communication ( lasercom ) is poised to revolutionize space space-based data transmission by enabling links with vastly higher data rates...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:00am to 4:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:00am to 2:30pm
Subsidizing Industry Growth in a Market with Lemons: Evidence from the Chinese Electric Vehicle Market

Jingyuan Wang, Northwestern University

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Coffee Hour with MIT Spouses and Partners Connect

Stop by to grab a warm drink and please bring some cookies to share. Connect with old friends, meet new ones, and let's talk about whatever you want....

Fueled by Innovation: How Top Biotech Co- founders Ignite Startup Success

Gevorg Grigoryan, PhD Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer, Generate Biomedicines Reshma Shetty, PhD Co-founder, President, and Chief Operations...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
Better in 2024: Setting and Achieving Your Goals

How do you intend to grow in 2024? This group coaching course provides structure and support for your personal and health goals. You will be guided through...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Academic Engagement in Public Policy

This course is for students, researchers, and faculty who want their research and their expertise to have an impact on public policy. By the end of the...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
BioMaker Credential Certification Program: Restriction Digestion (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...

Friday, January 26, 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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
DMSE Special Lecture with Bob Kramer

“In Pursuit of the Perfect Blade” One of the United States’ most renowned bladesmiths working today, Bob Kramer will discuss how his craft combines...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space Lab Specific Chemical Hygiene Training

For folks interested in running independent projects, joining community projects, or working toward credential certificates in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Introduction to Meditation

Techniques such as meditation, rooted in ancient contemplative practices, have emerged as powerful tools that may be able to support well-being, focus,...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 3:45pm to 5:00pm
IAP Course: Create Inner Peace When Faced with Overwhelm through Yoga

Unprecedented demands in today's world can lead to overwhelming responsibilities and expectations. This workshop offers practical tools to navigate life's...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Make it: Custom Mirrors

Create your own custom shaped acrylic mirror with engraved text, images and decorations using our Glowforge laser cutter and some free and beginner-friendly...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Science of Self Realization

Embark on an enlightening 7-session series that explores the fascinating intersection of science and spirituality. This series offers a fresh perspective by...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Build a Rube Goldberg Machine: Make It to Break It (MITBI) Meeting

Are you looking for something to do for IAP? Join Make It to Break It (MITBI) this IAP to help construct a world-record Rube-Goldberg machine! We are a...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Roll+Restore - Virtual Class

Experience the immediate benefits of myofascial release with this simple and effective self-care practice. Learn specialized ball rolling techniques that...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 5:30pm 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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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...

Friday, January 26, 2024 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Learn Tower Bellringing!

Come and learn how to ring tower bells in the style of English Change Ringing! Pull a rope to swings a bell that weighs half a ton! But don't worry: very...

Friday, January 26, 2024