Events

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Climate Writing Through Personal Narrative

In this event in our ongoing Planetary Health series, writer and MIT faculty member Kym Ragusa will help us to explore the power of personal narrative and...

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,...

MIT/Draper Lab Bridge Tournament

A fun, ACBL sanctioned tournament. All Levels from beginner to expert are welcomed! Undergraduate and graduate students play for...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 6:30am to 10:00pm
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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, April 09, 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...

Tuesday, April 09, 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...

Tuesday, April 09, 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...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 9:00am to 7:00pm
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...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 9:30am to 11:00am
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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...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 11:00am to 2:00pm
Thesis Research and Writing Camp

Have a thesis you need to work on? Come to the Thesis Research and Writing Camp to focus exclusively on working toward completing your thesis! Work in...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 11:00am to 5:00pm
MLK Scholar Presentation: Creosote, Community and Consequences: Material Longevity in the Petro-Chemical Gulf South

About the event: Creosote, Community and Consequences: Material Longevity in the Petro-Chemical Gulf South bridges the material, chemical and cultural...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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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, April 09, 2024 at 12:00pm to 12:15pm
Open House

Design of Electric Motors, Generators, and Drive Systems is a five-day on-campus course led by MIT professors James L. Kirtley, Jr. and Steven B. Leeb. In...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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20 Minutes of Calm

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 1:00pm to 1:20pm
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Distinguished Fellowships Info Session

Kimberly Benard and the Distinguished Fellowships (DF) team will explain the internal and external processes for applying for a fellowship. From the Rhodes...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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, April 09, 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, April 09, 2024 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Tunnel Walk sponsored by getfit

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, April 09, 2024 at 1:10pm to 1:40pm
MSE Seminar Series

Speaker: Amy Clarke, Colorado School of Mines Title: A Tale of Two Processes: Additive Manufacturing and Thermomechanical Processing of Metallic Alloys For...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Thesis Defense:  Chan Park

Reddien lab I "Regulation of fate specification in stem cells of the planarian Schmidtea mediterranea"

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 2:00pm
Organizational Economics Seminar

"A Stepping Stone Approach to Norm Transitions" | Eliana La Ferrara (Harvard KSG)

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Physical Math Seminar

Speaker: Howard Stone (Princeton University) Title: Capillary rise, thin films near edges, and surfactant spreading: New insights from...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Physics PhD Thesis Defense:  MIng Zheng

You are cordially invited to attend the following thesis defense. ’’Protein spatiotemporal dynamics in gene regulation and disease pathology’’ Presented...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 2:45pm
BC-MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Alexander D. Smith (UCLA/Stanford) Title: Simple abelian varieties over finite fields with extreme point counts Abstract: Given a compactly...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Harvard–MIT Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Speaker: Louis Esser (Princeton) Title: The Dual Complex of a G-variety Abstract: We introduce a new invariant of G-varieties, the dual complex, which...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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2024 James R. Killian, Jr. Award and Lecture Series by: Paula T. Hammond; Programming Medical Treatment One Nanolayer at a Time Institute Professor,...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm
3rd Annual Edgerton Center Student Team Showcase

See cool Edgerton student projects up close! Ask questions and enjoy snacks and a short program. Teams featured include Arcturus (roboboats), Motorsports,...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Biology Colloquium

Speaker: Christine Jacobs-Wagner, Stanford University Host: Rebecca Lamason Title: "Governing principles and mechanisms of bacterial cell...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm
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In this talk Jason De León will discuss his new book "Soldiers and Kings", a long-term ethnographic study focused on understanding the daily lives of...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Author Photo

In this talk Jason De León will discuss his new book "Soldiers and Kings", a long-term ethnographic study focused on understanding the daily lives of...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MIT PDE/Analysis Seminar

Speaker: Zhiyuan (Katherine) Zhang (Northeastern University) Title: Outflow Problems in Plasmas and Fluids Abstract: We are concerned about problems...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
MMEC Seminar Series

MMEC Seminar Series Mechanics: Modeling, Experimentation, Computation Tuesday, April 9, 2024 4:00pm Room 3-370 Local Plymer Properties via Coupled...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm
No Seminar

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Professor Stephen Fried, Johns Hopkins University

TITLE: How to Fold Every Protein: Proteome-Wide Measurements of Folding Call for a Post-Anfinsen Paradigm

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
BC-MIT Number Theory Seminar

Speaker: Michael Bennett (University of British Columbia) Title: Arithmetic progressions in sumsets of geometric progressions Abstract: If A and B are two...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Mi Vida Musical: Carlos Prieto in Conversation and Concert

Samberg Conference Center (7th Floor), Building E52 Cellist Carlos Prieto (B.S. in Course III, then called Metallurgical Engineering ‘58 and in Course XIV,...

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....

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 5:20pm to 5:40pm
Portrait of Lesley Lokko

Lesley Lokko Soft The 29th Pietro Belluschi Lecture ONLINE Webcast In the hard-nosed realm of international politics, soft power is often referred to as...

Tuesday, April 09, 2024 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Tuesday, April 9, 2024