Events

Friday, February 2, 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...

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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Want to get exercise at the start of the 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...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 7:10am to 7:40am
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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...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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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)

Friday, February 02, 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, February 02, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
IAP: Computational Design Across Scales and Disciplines

This session will showcase the breadth and depth of cutting-edge work in computational design across MIT, and aims to convene a diverse group of faculty and...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
MIT Comp4Science 2024 workshop Day 2

This First Workshop on Computational Advances for Scientific Discovery and Interpretability at MIT 2024 convenes experts in computer science, data science,...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Workshop on Basic Computing Services in the Physics Department - subMIT

The subMIT computing facility is a login pool that is designed to provide access to the basic research computing resources of the physics department and...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Chemistry Student Seminar (CSS) - Teddy Warner (Kiessling)

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, February 02, 2024 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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...

Friday, February 02, 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, February 02, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
IAP: The Market for Ideas

The Market for IdeasProduct Innovation and invention surges ahead at rates unimaginable just a few decades ago, augmented with AI and ML. With good reason...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Golden Speaker Series: Xuanhe Zhao

This IAP, explore insights from Golden Speaker Xuanhe Zhao – an MIT Professor pioneering advancements in mechanics, materials, and biotech. Sponsored by...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 10:15am to 11:45am
Homebrewing 101

An immersive introduction to the biochemistry, microbiology, and chemical engineering of brewing beer. You will complete a full all-grain brewing process...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Through collaborative efforts between Student Organizations, Leadership, and Engagement (SOLE), LBGTQ+ Services, Women and Gender Services (WXGS) and...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 12:00pm
Computational Research in Boston and Beyond Seminar

Speaker: Krystian Ganko (MIT) Title: System Identification of Continuous Time Compartment Models using the Neural Chemical Langevin...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Foundations of Yoga Workshop

Are you interested in exploring yoga but not sure how to start? Join Catherine for this introduction to the principles and practices of yoga. We will start...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 12:00pm to 12:45pm
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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....

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 12:10pm to 12:40pm
Brown and crème - colored circles are scattered across a low pedestal. They have raised lips along their edges and splotchy surfaces, recalling Petri dishes. Some circles merge in groups of two or three, another evocation of cell culture.

Join List Center Assistant Curator Selby Nimrod for a closing tour of List Projects 28: Sophie Friedman-Pappas and TJ Shin. This guided exhibition...

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, February 02, 2024 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
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...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
IAP: MIT’s Efforts at Informing AI Policy

This workshop will consider key questions about how to effectively govern the use of AI. The discussion will build on recently released policy briefs aimed...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
MADMEC Finals

See materials science innovation at MADMEC, a contest for teams to develop technologies that address sustainability problems. Entries are carbon-neutral...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Special IAP Seminar hosted by the MIT Security Studies Program (SSP) Abstract: Colonel George Kloppenburg will discuss Government Owned, Contractor...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Thesis Defense: Swanny Lamboy Rodriguez

Lees lab I "YAP and TAZ are Dispensable in Uveal Melanoma, Reflecting Pathway Plasticity"

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 1:00pm
Biobots Workshop (Introductory)

In this workshop, students will learn biofabrication and biohybrid design tools to build their own soft robotic device out of myoblast cells derived from...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
The x-ray facility after renovation.

Join MIT.nano for an open house to celebrate the completion of the Characterization.nano X-ray facility renovation! DATE: Friday, February 2, 2024 TIME:...

Friday, February 02, 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...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Seminar on Environmental and Agricultural History

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Building E51, 275
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Seminar on Environmental and Agricultural History (SEAH)

This seminar series is sponsored by MIT's History Faculty and Program in Science, Technology, and Society. 2023-2024 Speakers 10/06 Abby Spinak,...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
MIT DRP 2024 mug

The 2024 MIT Mathematics Directed Reading Program Student Symposium will be held on Friday, February 2. Every student in the program is required to present....

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 3:00pm to 6:00pm
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Have some niche ultra-specific knowledge that you love sharing? Want to tell people about it in under 5 minutes? Come to Lightning Talks and give a 5-minute...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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, February 02, 2024 at 3:45pm to 5:00pm
Combining structural techniques to study protein motions

6th and final talk in the Seminar Series "Integrative Structural Biology" Speaker: Nozomi Ando, PhD Associate Professor of Chemistry and Chemical...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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, February 02, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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, February 02, 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, February 02, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
a wavy music staff with a treble clef and a few notes on it

Whether you're mad about musicals, dying for Disney music, or party-rockin' to pop songs, you're welcome to join us for a hearty singalong in our cozy...

Friday, February 02, 2024 at 5:00pm
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, February 02, 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, February 02, 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, February 02, 2024 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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, February 2, 2024