Events

Monday, January 29, 2024

Experiment with antennas and analog/digital circuits!

Design, build and test your own full-duplex radio with real-world hardware/software engineering! Full-duplex technology is revolutionizing the wireless...

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...

WCC Consultations are open during IAP 2024. Don’t wait -- schedule today!

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

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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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 2024 at 9:00am to 10:30am
IAP: Security Without Trust

Join faculty from the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for short talks on security. Speakers: Ron Rivest, Welcome Remarks ...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
Unlock the Power of Negotiation: IAP Mini-Course

Unlock the Power of Negotiation: IAP Mini-Course with MIT CCC Led by Josh Flax, Senior MIT CCC Senior Advisor and former U.S. Federal Mediator Negotiating...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 9:30am to 4:30pm
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 29, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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 29, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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 29, 2024 at 10:00am to 1:00pm
IAP: Global Agencies and Urban Challenges – keeping an eye on the World Bank

Global Agencies and Urban Challenges – keeping an eye on the World Bank January 29, 10:00 to 12:00 De-mystifying the evaluation of World Bank financed urban...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Optogenetic Bacterial Photography

Learn optogenetics and synthetic biology hands-on in this wet lab workshop in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space. Over four two-hour sessions, participants will...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Writing Fiction for Children with Christine Taylor-Butler

About this event In this workshop, students will learn the fundamentals of writing fiction for children. Starting with a character (real or imagined), we’ll...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
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Through collaborative efforts between Student Organizations, Leadership, and Engagement (SOLE), LBGTQ+ Services, Women and Gender Services (WXGS) and...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 12:00pm
IAP: Legal Dos and Don'ts -- What to Know When Starting Your Startup

Starting a company is not just about technology! Increase your knowledge and attend the Deshpande Center’s IAP course, “Legal Dos and Don’ts: What to Know...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Coffee Hour with Director of Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space

Interested in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space? Come learn more about the facilities and opportunities in the space. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, and chat...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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 29, 2024 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
How to Write a Dissertation While Maintaining your Sanity?

Panelists: Anna Mikusheva, Christian Wolf, Parag Pathak, Tobias Salz Questions? Contact Eric Trueswell (erictrue@mit.edu)

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
IAP: Trustworthy Systems

This session will feature short talks by faculty from the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science on trustworthy systems. Adam...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Pathways to Industry: Internships and Postdocs

Yami Acevedo-Sanchez, PhD Candidate Interned, Abbvie; Allen Sanderlin, PhD Candidate Internship course/Pfizer; Lara Tshering, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow,...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Getting More out of Zotero - Plugins and Integrations

Learn tips and tricks for organizing your research with Zotero plugins. Topics will include streamlining file management and attaching files, editing and...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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 29, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
The greenest building can be... the one that is already built: an interactive energy house model

The presentation will showcase an interactive house model, with a series of features and measuring technologies (thermal imaging, temperature, humidity, due...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Beyond the Lab: Journey from Scientist to Founder

Hosted by E14 Fund and MAS, this engaging workshop will bring together MIT founders to share their experiences and insights on transitioning from scientists...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 2:30pm to 5:00pm
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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 29, 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 29, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
BioMaker Credential Certification Program: Microbial Transformation (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 29, 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 29, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:30pm
HEALING 101 for male-identifying survivors of sexual violence

Open to: Undergraduate- and graduate-student survivors who identify as men Meets: Monday, January 29, 2024, 3–5 p.m., in person. RSVP for location. Group...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Um, Actually...

Do you like being pedantic about nerdy pop culture (all in good fun, of course)? We do, too! Come play our version of Um, Actually... hosted by our very own...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP: Three Directions in Design

The MIT authors of three recent books on design will talk about what design means in their domain, present examples of successful designs, and suggest...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 3:15pm to 5:00pm
Live from the ISS: Q&A with astronaut Jasmin Moghbeli

AeroAstro alum, NASA astronaut, and USMC Lieutenant Colonel Jasmin Moghbeli will join MIT AeroAstro for a live virtual Q&A session from aboard the...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 3:20pm to 3:45pm
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Facing Climate Change and Cultivating Hope

Facing Climate Change and Cultivating Hope A Workshop for Graduate and Undergraduate Students Facing Our Grief Coping with Anxiety Finding Hope This...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30am
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 29, 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 29, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Algebraic Topology Seminar

Speaker: Alexander Efimov (Steklov Mathematical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences and National Research University Higher School of...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
a yellow amogus from the video game "Among Us"

Become a real life amogus and try to find the impostor as you perform various tasks around the house, but try not to be too sus. We might not have air vents...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 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...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Make it: Camera Controlled Robotic Finger

This workshop offers an introduction to creating a 3D-printed, computer vision-controlled finger using Arduino and OpenCV, encompassing design, assembly,...

Monday, January 29, 2024 at 5:00pm to 9:00pm
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 29, 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 29, 2024 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 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 29, 2024 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Monday, January 29, 2024