Events

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

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...

Under the Lens: Women Biologists and Chemists at MIT 1865-2024

Under the Lens examines the work of women scientists in biology and chemistry at MIT beginning with Ellen Swallow Richards, MIT’s first woman student,...

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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...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Unleash Your Inner Writing Wizard with Writing Together Online

Embark on a magical journey of writing with the Writing Together Online (WTO) program this spring! Our 90-minute writing sessions, complete with goal-setting...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 8:00am to 9:30am
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Exhibition - Unboxed City: critical explorations of ai and cities

"Unboxed City: critical explorations of [ai] and cities" invites visitors to consider the balance between technology and the inclusion of humans in the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 9:00am to 7:00pm
All Ages Playgroup

All kids from newborn age to 3.5 years old are welcome! You can bring siblings as well. It's a chance for kids to have fun while parents can chat, share...

VMS Marketing and Demand Generation Boot Camp

Presented by VMS mentor Louis Gudema Management guru Peter Drucker once wrote, "Because the purpose of business is to create a customer, the business...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 10:30am to 2:45pm
Food Truck Wednesdays

Join us in the Kendall/MIT Open Space on Wednesdays for delicious food from local family-owned and operated food trucks. Select Wednesdays feature musical...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Dr David Mackey of MBRYONICS

Freeform optics enable an almost unlimited tailoring of optical designs with increased design degrees of ffreedom. Design ray paths can be optimized to...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Closeup photo of two hands checking stocks on a smartphone in front of an open laptop.

With the explosion of AI–related technologies, financial services firms are embracing intelligent automation — and facing the risks it poses for them and...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Kim Jong Un’s Pivot to the North: Sources of North Korean Conduct

SSP Wednesday Seminar with speaker Alexandre Mansourov, an expert on North Korea. Please note, this talk will not be broadcast live on the MIT Security...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
MLK Scholar Presentation: "From NYC Cabbie to Economist: A Journey Through Social Behavior and Identity" with Dr. Kwabena Donkor

Synopsis: In this talk, Dr. Kwabena Donkor shares his journey from steering a yellow cab through the bustling streets of New York City to navigating the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Prospects of Future In- and Near-Memory Computing Systems

Abstract: Future data-intensive workloads, particularly from artificial intelligence, have pushed conventional computing architectures to their limits of...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Person in a tai chi position.

A martial art known for its many health benefits, tai chi is a moving study in meditation.Designed for small spaces, this class covers fundamental skills...

Wednesday, March 20, 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*....

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 12:10pm to 12:40pm
Midday Music and Soup

Join us for a concert with The Institooters, a student flute ensemble performing a range of musical styles from the 16th - 21st centuries, and a delicious...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Thesis Defense:  Nika Fendler

Vos lab I "Characterizing the molecular mechanism of MORC2 genome defense”

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 1:00pm
LNS Special Colloquium

Tiziano Camporesi Neutrino Physics at the LHC : the SND@LHC experiment Abstract: The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) proton-proton collisions generate a...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Monthly MS&PC outing

These meetings are organized by the MS&PC staff and volunteers for the spouses and partners of MIT students, scholars, staff, and faculty. Please register...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 2:00pm
Nuclear and Particle Physics Colloquium (NPPC)

Matt Durham Neutrino Physics at the LHC : the SND@LHC experiment Abstract: One of the defining features of Quantum Chromodynamics is confinement, which...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
 Matching, management and employment outcomes: A field experiment with firm internships

Simon Quinn (Imperial College Business School)

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Prof. Michelle Calabrese, University of Minnesota

MIT Program in Polymers and Soft Matter Seminar TOPIC: TBA

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
Economics Department-Wide Seminar

Understanding the aggregate productivity slowdown: firms, inventors, and misallocation Ufuk Akcigit (University of Chicago)

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Geometric Analysis Seminar

Speaker: Yangyang Li (Chicago) Title: Existence and regularity of anisotropic minimal hypersurfaces Abstract: Anisotropic area, a generalization of the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Speaker: Anne-Marie Aubert (IMJ, Paris) Title: Enhanced Langlands parameters and Hecke algebras Abstract: We will first explain how to construct a...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Organic Chemistry Seminar Series | Tom Rovis (Columbia University)

Organic Chemistry Seminar featuring Professor Tom Rovis of Columbia University University Rovis Title:"Redshifting Photoredox Catalysis"

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
SCSB Colloquium Series: How Nature and Nurture Conspire to Regulate Brain Development and Plasticity [Michael Greenberg, Ph.D.]

Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2024 Location: 46-3002 (Singleton Auditorium) + Zoom Webinar: https://mit.zoom.us/j/99680612935 Speaker: Michael Greenberg,...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Special Organic Chemistry Lecture

Redshifting Photoredox Catalysis Tomislav Rovis Colombia University Refreshments will be served in lobby of building 18 @ 3:45 before the...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Richard P. Stanley Seminar in Combinatorics:  Weston Miller (UT Dallas)

Speaker: Weston Miller (The University of Texas at Dallas) Where: Harvard Science Center Room 232 Title: Rational Catalan Numbers for Complex...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Sign Language Study Breaks with the ASL club

Join the MIT ASL and Deaf Culture Club for Sign Language Study breaks with free Domino's pizza!No prior ASL knowledge is required, we'll have activities for...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Daniel Spielman

Abstract: Theorems in discrepancy theory tell us that it is possible to partition a set of vectors into two sets that look surprisingly similar to each...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
The Table - Lutheran Episcopal Ministry

Every Wednesday night you are invited to come to The Table for peaceful Christian worship in the Chapel at 5:15 pm and dinner in the Main Dining Room of W11...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 5:15pm to 8:00pm
20-Minute Gita Readings

Embark seamlessly on a transformative journey with the Bhagavad Gita, the crown jewel of Vedic wisdom, unlocking profound benefits for personal development....

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 5:20pm to 5:40pm
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Many people think gentle yoga is too easy and not an effective form of fitness. Think again! You can practice yoga in ways that are both active and gentle at...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Brief Tender Light

Due to the impending storm, we are rescheduling this event to March 20. Join us for a screening of Brief Tender Light, a new documentary from Ghanaian...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm
The Festival Of Divine Love

MIT Origins invites you to the biggest cultural and spiritual spring festival, The Festival of Divine Love, celebrating the divine appearance of Lord Sri...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Workshop your why MD

Do you feel writer’s block every time you sit down to work on your medical school personal statement? Whether you're brainstorming or multiple drafts into...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Childbirth Preparation Class

This 6-week course offers expecting parents full evidence based information about birth and the ability to learn coping techniques such as relaxation,...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 6:30pm to 8:45pm
MIT Chorale, spring rehearsals begin

Come sing with the MIT Women’s Chorale! We are a concert choir open to women from all portions of the MIT community Rehearsals for our spring season will be...

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Wednesday, March 20, 2024