Events

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

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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, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 8:00am to 11:00am
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A Crash Course in the Basics of Programming, Replication, and Numerical Methods

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

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 9:00am to 10:30am
Bills and Billions: Policymaking in an Era of Transformation for U.S. Cities and States

Bills and Billions: Policymaking in an Era of Transformation for U.S. Cities and States J. Phillip Thompson, Elisabeth Beck Reynolds This IAP session will...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
IAP: Multimodal AI

Artificial intelligence leveraging multiple data sources and input modalities (tabular data, computer vision, and natural language) is poised to become a...

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 9:30am to 4:30pm
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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
IAP Course: MIT.nano: How to think like a VR developer

This is a beginner’s hands-on guide for getting started in VR/AR development. We will introduce the fundamentals of working in virtual reality, explain the...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Mathematics of Big Data book

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Limited to 35 participants Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions Prereq: Matrix Mathematics Big...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Motion Capture Suite & Device Workshop | Center for Clinical & Translational Research

Join MIT’s Center for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR) and Prehealth Advising for the opportunity to explore the exciting world of clinical...

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
The Enneagram: Nine Personality Types and Communication Styles

3 Sessions: JAN 30, JAN 31, FEB 1, from 10am-12pm, all in 5-233 Instructor: Nicholas Collura, Director of the MIT Radius Program and TNE Certified Teacher...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
IAP Values Workshop

What do Excellence and Curiosity, Openness and Respect, and Belonging and Community mean at #MIT? What do they mean to you? MindHandHeart invites you to sit...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
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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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
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In this seminar, I will discuss what I have learned from studying the evolution of technology over long periods of time. This includes how to quantify...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Writing Nonfiction for Children with Christine Taylor-Butler

Nonfiction is easy to read but not so easy to write. In this workshop, students will learn the fundamentals of writing compelling storylines for children....

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 12:00pm
Data-Driven Embroidery Workshop

Do you have a favorite molecule? A complex graph that you’re proud of? A PSET data visualization that took you hours that you want to commemorate through...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
GIS Topics: Introduction to Remote Sensing

Are you interested in learning how to utilize satellite imagery in your research? In this introductory workshop, we'll discuss some fundamental basics of...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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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, January 30, 2024 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
What Every International Student and Trainee Should Know about U.S. Employment

Dan Beaudry, former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, shares the potent job search system used by many international students and trainees to find...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Want to get exercise mid-day but don’t want to go outside? Join the tunnel walk for a 30-minute walk led by a volunteer through MIT’s famous tunnel system....

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 12:10pm to 12:40pm
20 Minutes of Calm

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 1:20pm
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ELISA Workshop (Introductory)

Introductory hands-on workshop to teach the basic technique of the Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA). Participants will prepare 96-well plates and...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
IAP: Deep Learning Bootcamp

This boot camp will introduce you to the fundamentals of deep learning. What are deep networks and how do they work? We will start by introducing the key...

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Science Communication in a Crisis

This workshop will be offered at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (January 30, 2024) and at MIT on (February 1, 2024). The twenty-first century has seen...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
The Google Search Monopolization Case

Speaker: Michael D. Whinston Questions? Contact Eric Trueswell (erictrue@mit.edu)

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Workshop for survivors of suicide loss

Open to: Undergraduate and graduate students who have experienced the loss of someone to suicide. Meets: January 30th, 2024, 1–2:30 p.m., RSVP for...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Generating interactive figures and displays for publications and websites

This is a hands-on activity. Bring your laptop and a dataset of your choice, and leave with one (or more) interactive figures ready to submit with your next...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Generating interactive figures and displays for publications/websites

This is a hands-on activity. Bring your laptop and a dataset of your choice, and leave with one (or more) interactive figures ready to submit with your next...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
USS Akron plane in flight

Special IAP Seminar hosted by the MIT Security Studies Program (SSP) Abstract: Historical account of the US military’s three major attempts at airborne...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Portfolio Tools Office Hours

Looking for assistance with portfolio creation and hosting tools like Adobe Portfolio, Cargo, and Github Pages? Morningside Academy for Design staff will be...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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,...

Tuesday, January 30, 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:...

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 2:30pm to 5:00pm
How to Write Winning SBIR Grants

Winning SBIR Grants: “Free” Government Funding for your Technology Product &/or Startup MIT IAP 2024 Offering Tue Jan 30 & Thur Feb 1 2024, 3-5pm,...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
What's Religion Anyway?

How do religions evolve and change? Is there anything inevitable about religious violence or peace? Who's the Flying Spaghetti Monster? Join us this IAP for...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 3:00pm
Build your talents into strengths (part 1)

Want to play around with your strengths? Build a combination of talents that can become your superpower? Have some fun while you learn about yourself? Every...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Micro-mentoring program - LGO info session

Info Session 🌟 Micro-mentoring program - LGO info session 🌟 🚀 Are you ready to shape the future of global operations and leadership? Join us at the MIT...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 4:00pm to 4:30pm
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This yoga practice provides the opportunity to relax and de-stress as well as to stretch, strengthen, and balance your body. The practice begins with a...

Tuesday, January 30, 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...

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

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Engineering a Successful Career Plan

Classroom Presentation You wouldn't undertake a 20 week project without first making a plan; what about a 20 year project? Your career is a major source of...

MIT Outing Club: Winter School Lectures Series

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...

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Tuesday, January 30, 2024