Events

Thursday, February 1, 2024

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...

Thursday, February 01, 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, February 01, 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)

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 9:00am to 10:30am
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, February 01, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Comp4Science 2024 workshop Day 1

Apply: https://forms.gle/n2yqE2cf41GZDKJc7 Schedule: https://scientificdiscovery.mit.edu/ This First Workshop on Computational Advances for Scientific...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Artificial Intelligence and Governments: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Speaker: Martin Beraja Questions? Contact Eric Trueswell (erictrue@mit.edu)

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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, February 01, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:30pm
IAP: Computing for Sustainability via Sustainable Computing

Speakers: Sara Beery (EECS) | Abigail Bodner (EAPS/EECS) | Priya Donti (EECS) | Jinhua Zhao (DUSP) Climate change is one of the greatest challenges facing...

Thursday, February 01, 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...

Thursday, February 01, 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...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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, February 01, 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, February 01, 2024 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
How to Work with Light

Light is the most information-rich signal our senses can grasp. Light connects our brains to the physical world in ways that we articulate and extend through...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 11:45am to 2:30pm
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Through collaborative efforts between Student Organizations, Leadership, and Engagement (SOLE), LBGTQ+ Services, Women and Gender Services (WXGS) and...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 12:00pm
IAP: Data, Deception, and Design

Speakers: Arvind Satyanarayan (EECS, CSAIL) | Graham M. Jones (Anthropology) | Jeanette Andrews (magician, National Arts Club Artist Fellow) What can the...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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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....

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 12:10pm to 12:40pm
FACS Workshop (Introductory)

In this single-session, three-hour introductory workshop, participants are instructed in the basic theory and practice of fluorescence-activated cell sorting...

Thursday, February 01, 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, February 01, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
MIT Reactor Design, Safety Features, & Simulator Demonstration

MIT’s Nuclear Reactor Lab is home to a 6MW thermal research reactor located on MIT’s campus, the MITR. In this IAP activity, participants will learn about...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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, February 01, 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...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm
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, February 01, 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, February 01, 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...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Crochet and Knit with Climate and Computing Experts!

Come learn the basics of crocheting and knitting with climate and computing experts on the 7th floor of MIT building NE36 at 105 Broadway Street! This is a...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Crochet and Knit with Climate and Computing Experts!

Come learn the basics of crocheting and knitting with climate and computing experts on the 7th floor of MIT building NE36 at 105 Broadway Street! This is a...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Demystifying Structural Prediction Algorithms: A Hands-on Workshop on AlphaFold

Sergey Ovchinnikov, PhD Assistant Professor of Biology, MIT Tailored to non-structural biologists, this workshop will teach you how to leverage the power...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Finding & using technical standards for engineers

How do you design a product that uses off the shelf parts? How does your device know how to connect to wifi? How do you know your coffee maker won’t...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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,...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
IAP: Scaling Computing Performance Beyond the End of Moore's Law

Join faculty from the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science for short talks on computer architecture and hardware...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Fused glass image of rainbow colored llama

Learn to use glass cutting tools and make your own piece of fused glass art or jewelry. Three instruction sessions start at 3:00pm, 4:15pm, and...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Founder Panel: "Building & Leading Your Starting Team"

Join us for an inspiring afternoon at the MIT Media Lab as we delve into the world of scientific entrepreneurship. Hosted by E14 Fund and MAS, this...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
MIT-Pfizer Lecture | Organic Chemistry Seminar Series | Tristan Lambert (Cornell University)

MIT-Pfizer Lecture with Professor Tristan Lambert of Cornell University Title: "Electrophotocatalysis: Combining Light and Electricity to Promote Reactions"

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 4:00pm
morsels with ORSEL

Come get a taste of what the new semester has to offer at morsels with ORSEL! Feed your curiosity with the MIT chaplains and feed your belly with baked...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
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, February 01, 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, February 01, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
MIT Institooters Concert

Join MIT's flute ensemble, the Institooters for their annual IAP concert, as they perform a range of musical styles from the 16th-21st centuries! Light...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Graphic of person in yoga 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, February 01, 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, February 01, 2024 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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, February 01, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Michael Stonebraker

Boston Chapter of IEEE Computer Society and GBC/ACM 7pm Thursday February 1 2024 MIT Room 32-G449 (Kiva) and online via Zoom DBOS: A Database-oriented...

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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...

Thursday, February 01, 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, February 01, 2024 at 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Thursday, February 1, 2024