Events

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Giving Voice to Values: The "How" of Values-Driven Leadership

Dr. Mary Gentile will share a pioneering approach to preparing future leaders for values-driven action. Drawing on both the actual experience of...

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, April 17, 2024 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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Standing for Freedom: Portraits of Scientists and Artists in Exile

Standing for Freedom is a photography exhibit that features portraits of scholars in exile from around the world. Created by Pascale Laborier and...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
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, April 17, 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, April 17, 2024 at 9:00am to 7:00pm
2024 April School Vacation Week

Come on your own, with friends, or bring the whole family to the museum for a special week of programming. Free with admission unless otherwise...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
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...

Food Trucks in the Kendall/ MIT Open Space

Enjoy a selection of local, family-owned and operated food trucks every Tuesday through Thursday in the Kendall/MIT Open Space, with plenty of outdoor...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Cover of the book "Mind and Matter: A Life in Math and Football" by John Urschel and Louisa Thomas. The cover features a picture of John standing in front of a chalkboard with math equations written on it.

Join us for a small group discussion of the Spring 2024 MIT Reads selection, Mind and Matter: A Life in Math and Football by John Urschel and Louisa Thomas....

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Photo of a car wheel with a Tesla logo and a hand that's hovering next to it.

Autonomous vehicles of all kinds are rapidly improving and becoming more popular. However, they still face serious limitations preventing widespread...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 12:00pm to 12:30pm
Refugee Return without Refoulement: A Typology of State Strategies to Evade Asylum Norms

SSP Wednesday Seminar with speaker Stephanie Schwartz, Assistant Professor in the Department of International Relations at the London School of Economics and...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
The ABD and The Office of Religious, Spiritual, and Ethical Life Presents: Curt Newton: A Climate Meditation for Solo Drumset

Description In this follow-up to his 2018 ABD concert, percussionist Curt Newton returns to the sublime sacred space of the MIT Chapel for a sonic...

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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, April 17, 2024 at 12:10pm to 12:40pm
Speed Networking with Cambridge Volunteers

Join us for an informal speed networking session and build your professional network. In this 45-minute activity, participants will make numerous contacts in...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Thesis Defense - Mehtaab Sawhney

Speaker: Mehtaab Sawhney Title: Probabilistic and Analytic Methods in Combinatorics

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 2:00pm
Firm Presence, Pollution, and Agglomeration: Evidence from a Randomized Environmental Place-Based Policy

Namrata Kala (MIT Sloan)

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Data Bites: File Organization

Do you struggle with organizing your research data? Wonder if there’s a better way to arrange and name your data files to optimize your work? This workshop...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 3:00pm to 3:30pm
Data Bites: Writing Better READMEs

README files are standard for software, but they provide useful basic documentation for datasets as well. Get up to speed on efficiently writing useful...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 3:30pm to 4:00pm
Polymer Membranes and Nanoporous Materials for Resource Recovery and Water Purification, Prof. Rafael Verduzco, Rice University

MIT Program in Polymers and Soft Matter Seminar

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 3:30pm to 4:45pm
2024 Hermann Anton Haus Lecture

High-Q Photonics Kerry Vahala Professor of Applied Physics, Caltech Jenkins Chair in Information Science and Technology High-Q microresonators in the form...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Geometric Analysis Seminar

Speaker: Peter McGrath (North Carolina State University) Title: Minimal Surfaces and Equivariant Eigenvalue Optimization Abstract: In this follow-up to...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
MIT Lie Groups Seminar

Speaker: Jessica Fintzen (University of Bonn) Title: The category of representations of p-adic groups and Hecke algebras Abstract: An explicit...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Student Inorganic Chemistry Seminar with Deiaa Harraz (MIT- Surendranath Group)

Title: TBA Abstract: TBA

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MIT Math Simons Building / MIT Building 2

In celebration of MIT's Putnam Mathematical Competition accomplishments by our students! The upcoming MIT Department of Mathematics Putnam Competition...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 5:00pm to 8:00pm
MIT Global France Seminar presents, "The Transformative Power of Afrofuturist Cinema"

How does Afrofuturist cinema, by showcasing alternative African futures, contribute to the evolution of the cinematic art form and postcolonial narratives?...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 5:15pm
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, April 17, 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, April 17, 2024 at 5:20pm to 5:40pm
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, April 17, 2024 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
MIT in 3:00 2024 Video Screenings

Finalists in the MIT in 3:00 competition will be presented at the Bartos Theater E15-070. Reception at 6:30, screening at 7:00pm. The Jury and Audience...

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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, April 17, 2024 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Wednesday, April 17, 2024