Events

January 20 - February 18, 2022

Thursday, January 20, 2022

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures is offered for credit as 15.393. It is also open to others on a Not for Credit basis. This 6 evening session course...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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Hands-on Workshop for using UAVs in mapping the built environment and Climate Change risk assessment (Non-credit) Enrollment Limit: 15 students Complete...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 8:00am

Program Description The Dual-use Ventures non-credit IAP course helps technology startups navigate early-stage challenges in market research, use cases, and...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
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HPEC System

The focus of this workshop is to introduce the role of High Performance Computing in research. Learn how to scale your application to run on HPC Systems...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Greg Olson and Clay Houser. This activity is an introduction to the Thermo-Calc software and how it may be used to perform thermodynamic...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 9:30am to 12:30pm

Have you ever wondered how transportation really works? (Have you ever wondered how ANYTHING really works?) Do you have strong feelings, or simply a passing...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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This four-session series will equip you with the tools to take your academic writing style to the next level. You will learn how to clarify your meaning in...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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Modibo Camara, Northwestern- Virtual Presentation

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Tara Fadenrecht. Enameling is the process of fusing powdered glass to copper, steel or silver resulting in a glossy, colorful finish. Students in...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:30pm

Dr. Prachee Avasthi, PhD, Arcadia Science, Co-founder, Chief Scientific Officer, and Director of Cell Biology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Antoinette’s cooking sessions are always open to the entire MIT community, and you are welcome to cook with us or just observe! Please join us for the IAP...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
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Join Amy Wibowo, MIT SB and MEng in EECS, and hear about her career journey, gain advice about your own career, and ask questions. Amy Wibowo is the...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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If you are interested in attending, please join the mailing list here: https://forms.gle/D2wWadwE1u1iA6H67. We will be using this to send out links to class...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Suppose we are trapped in a cell with a cellmate who constantly draws our attention to the many terrible images on the cell walls. While we may try to...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The BioMakers IAP Google Calendar (Check for Updates) Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-4 pm starting Jan 6th (+ Friday session 1/14 1-2 PM) Workshop...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Mike Tarkanian. Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques using traditional tools to hand forge mild steel. Drawing a taper, forming a...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Workshop exposes students to a multi-media way of capturing a sense of place through an observational tour of the Cambridge and Boston area. This course...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Your Ph.D. thesis proposal is likely your first foray into writing a research or grant proposal. Different from a research paper or report, it represents an...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

First principles simulations is a useful tool for materials research providing description of functional properties and chemical processes at the atomic...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Class is now meeting again IN PERSON for Fall 2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher & native English speakers to help you improve your English speaking...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Pleasures of Poetry meets this IAP 2022 in 14E-304 from 1:00 - 2:00pm every weekday through the first three weeks of IAP (Jan. 3-21), with the exception of...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

During these two unstructured sessions, participants will have the opportunity to connect with other trans+ students in a safe and affirming space to discuss...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Clean energy is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative sectors in our economy. The clean energy sector is attracting top talent—achievers who are...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Chuck Anklam & Gerry Mauer Lieutenant Colonel, US Marine Corps & Lieutenant Commander, US Navy

The USMC focus will be on "Force Design 2030 and the USMC Concept for Stand-in Forces." This will highlight our (USMC) force structure/force design changes...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm
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ArcGIS Pro allows you to use statistical or machine learning classification methods to classify remote-sensing imagery. Deep learning models can be...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm to 5:00pm

How can a mix of words with pictures crack open new ways to understand the Covid pandemic? For two years, our bodies have been immersed in a blind,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Martin Schrimpf Advisor: James DiCarlo Abstract: Research in the brain and cognitive sciences attempts to uncover the neural mechanisms underlying...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm
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Do you feel that you are frequently thinking about food, your weight, or your body image? When we are so focused on these things, we often miss important...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Designed for students with an interest in science communication and STEAM outreach. Guided by instructors, in each two-hour class students will explore a new...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:30pm
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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When you publish in scholarly journals, you’re usually required to give up some rights in your work. In this seminar, MIT librarians Katharine Dunn and Katie...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Do you find yourself needing to use the command line for your class, research project, or internship, but don’t know how to use it properly? Would you like...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

The En-ROADS Climate Workshop helps build support for strategies to address climate change via interactive testing of the cutting-edge simulation model...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm

Join us to meet other language enthusiasts, language learners, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice. This is a great way to find a...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Offered for 3 credits P/D/F and open to listenersMeets T/Th 4-6p in E15-359 (1/11, 1/13, 1/20, 1/25, and 1/27) Course Description The replication and...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
techno-inquiry

With this reading group, we aim at slowing down and promote critical reflection over the work we do everyday. We will do this by investigating, together,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Braxton Cook, Terri Lyne Carrington, and Sean Jones

Three Thursday conversations with renowned jazz artists on composing with a social justice lens IAP 2021: It Must Be Now!— Advancing social justice actions...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 5:00pm
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Ulan Bator

Virtual info session (IAP, not for credit) for a new six-unit spring course where students tackle real-world climate & sustainability challenges. All...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 5:30pm to 6:00pm
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Join the MIT List Visual Arts Center for a screening of Paper & Glue. This documentary follows acclaimed French artist JR as he travels around the world,...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

“Ugh, a cover letter? How do I write a cover letter?”-- Whether you are new to this feeling, or have felt it many times before, take 60 minutes out of your...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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You are cordially invited to the 41st Annual MIT Integration Bee. Watch our top students compete for the chance to win prizes and the prestigious title of...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:00pm

Not a Metallurgy class! This veteran crash-course is coming back in full force and will have you head banging, air guitaring, and devil horn raising in no...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm

In this four-week long intermediate and advanced level clay class, we will learn several pitcher forms. With an emphasis on handles and spouts, we will learn...

MIT Sailing would love for you to join us aboard our museum quality 51' Herreshoff sailboat in Boston Harbor. Bluewater Sailing is under the supervision of...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Winter School is a chance to learn how to safely go on winter adventures. We lead a variety of day trips on the weekends for beginners to advanced outdoors...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Topic TBA - check back here or check our www.reasoningforgod.com Dr. REBECCA McLAUGHLIN, Ph.D. in English literature from Cambridge University, Theology...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Come learn some West Coast Swing steps this IAP with MIT Ballroom Dance Club! Our classes are free, fun, energetic and suitable for beginners! No partner or...

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This...

Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 8:30pm to 5:00pm

Friday, January 21, 2022

The List Visual Arts Center invites MIT community members to participate in Giving Voice: A Poster Project. This project challenges participants to consider...

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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What is holography? It is not merely art!

This course will explore the fascinating applications of holography. What is holography? It is not merely art; holography encompasses a variety of...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm

Program Description The Dual-use Ventures non-credit IAP course helps technology startups navigate early-stage challenges in market research, use cases, and...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Stream Available

Hands-on Workshop for using UAVs in mapping the built environment and Climate Change risk assessment (Non-credit) Enrollment Limit: 15 students Complete...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 9:00am

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Greg Olson and Clay Houser. This activity is an introduction to the Thermo-Calc software and how it may be used to perform thermodynamic...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 9:30am to 12:30pm

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am

Academic writing does not have to be boring and insipid. During this hands-on virtual workshop, you will play with sentences, explore rhetorical devices, and...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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Ashesh Rambachan, Harvard- Virtual Presentation

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 10:30am to 12:00pm

Title: From Ultracold Chemistry to Quantum Computing:Chemical Reactions Under Quantum Control This is a virtual seminar. Join us on Zoom:...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Tara Fadenrecht. Enameling is the process of fusing powdered glass to copper, steel or silver resulting in a glossy, colorful finish. Students in...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:30pm

The MIT BRL is hosting an in-person study from the Linguistics and Philosophy department for native Mandarin speakers, where you’ll listen to sound clips and...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 12:00pm to 3:00pm

How has Covid-19 changed the path to the C-Suite? Before the pandemic, the journey to the top might have looked a certain way. Nowadays, as a result of the...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 12:00pm
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Description: This workshop introduces students to the process of biocementing with microbes. Today, the production of cement for concrete accounts for 8% of...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Mike Tarkanian. Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques using traditional tools to hand forge mild steel. Drawing a taper, forming a...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm

The long road to 20 tesla on the SPARC Toroidal Field Model Coil: A magnet origin story Speaker: Zach Hartwig In the early morning hours of September 5...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Pleasures of Poetry meets this IAP 2022 in 14E-304 from 1:00 - 2:00pm every weekday through the first three weeks of IAP (Jan. 3-21), with the exception of...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Close up of hands sewing

Explore the basics of clothing construction by creating a simple garment such as a tank top, skirt, or sweatshirt. Learn to use a sewing machine and serger,...

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Three habits - gratitude, self-compassion, and mindfulness practices - can have a positive effect on mood and reduce stress. In this workshop, try some of...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 1:00pm to 1:45pm
Stata Center and public art

This four-session introduction to cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) will utilize self-compassion strategies to help facilitate changes in core beliefs,...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm

In this course you will work with a team to generate concept documents for idea generation, to evaluate concept documents, to create mini-proposals for an...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Mika Braginksy, PhD candidate in Brain and Cognitive Sciences Advisor: Edward Gibson (MIT) Abstract: Studying how children learn language gives...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 2:00pm
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Do you find yourself needing to use the command line for your class, research project, or internship, but don’t know how to use it properly? Would you like...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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Explore the public domain in this seminar. When does copyright expire, and how do you know when something is free to use? Katie Zimmerman, Director of...

Friday, January 21, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
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Saturday, January 22, 2022

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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During your journey towards that perfect job after MIT, you will network with a diverse range of people. Some will have deep technical skills and easily...

Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
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Sunday, January 23, 2022

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Need some motivation to get and stay active this winter? Join the MIT community for the getfit 2022 challenge that starts on Monday, January 31. getfit is a...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
Stream Available
BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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We hope you'll join us for MIT's Protestant Sunday worship service. We meet each Sunday at 11 am in the MIT Chapel, followed by food and fellowship. The...

Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Building W15: MIT Chapel
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Come for some fun, energetic and free ballroom dancing classes this IAP, to practise social dancing with the MIT Ballroom Dance Club! We will go over the...

Monday, January 24, 2022

Image: Student presents at the Creative Arts Competition. Credit: HErickson, Arts at MIT

How to Talk (and Write About) Your Arts-Based Venture This IAP series will help prepare students to present their ventures in writing and discussion in a...

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

Student creating mugs at SAA

Explore the world of clay through a variety of techniques used to create the mug. Wheelthrowing and handbuilding methods are combined to construct a mug fit...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
Stream Available
BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
Stream Available
Killian Court

Adventures in Scanning Electron Microscopy is an activity offered by Donald Galler. The activity offers training and introduction to electron microscopy. No...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

Monday, January 24-Friday, January 28, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm ET each day (5 classes) Location: E51-376 Register by January 19. Email Pablo Duenas...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
What is holography? It is not merely art!

This course will explore the fascinating applications of holography. What is holography? It is not merely art; holography encompasses a variety of...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Christopher Di Perna Students will learn basic welding techniques including: oxy acetylene welding, MIG welding, and TIG welding. Students are...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 9:30am to 11:30am
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For your paper to be successful, people have to actually read it. A compelling abstract is essential for capturing readers' attention and making them want to...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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Hands-on Workshop for using UAVs in mapping the built environment and Climate Change risk assessment (Non-credit) Enrollment Limit: 15 students Complete...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:00am
Killian Court

Offered by Shaymus Hudson. Students in this class will learn the techniques necessary for lost wax coating of metals. They will first make models of the...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:00am

Luca Braghieri, Stanford- Virtual Presentation

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 10:30am to 12:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Lorna Gibson. Birds are amazing. In this series of talks, we’ll look at the materials science of feathers; the mechanics of bird bones; the...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm

Learn science-based practices for a meaningful life this IAP! Living on Purpose is a program open to anyone in the MIT community who is interested in deeper...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

If you are interested in attending, please join the mailing list here: https://forms.gle/D2wWadwE1u1iA6H67. We will be using this to send out links to class...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm

The MIT BRL is hosting an in-person study from the Linguistics and Philosophy department for native Mandarin speakers, where you’ll listen to sound clips and...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 12:00pm to 3:00pm

“NOTE: THE SITE VISITS WILL BE HELD IN THE SPRING ON DATES TBD. The meetings with municipal officials will be held as scheduled. The growth of large...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Eric Schmidt, Daniel Huttenlocher, Asu Ozdaglar

From health care, to transportation, to social media, the rapid adoption of artificial intelligence across many fields has transformed the economic and...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The Food System

Acquire professional systems engineering skills while you help make MIT campus more sustainable! In this two-day virtual workshop (IAP, not for credit),...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
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Description: This workshop introduces students to the process of biocementing with microbes. Today, the production of cement for concrete accounts for 8% of...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Mike Tarkanian. Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques using traditional tools to hand forge mild steel. Drawing a taper, forming a...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Faculty Jobs for Economists in Business Schools

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Do you write software in the course of your research? Have you been required by funders or publishers to share your code, or do you want to make it...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Software Defined Radio

Learn about software defined radio using GNU Radio during this interactive course. Software-defined radio (SDR) technology is having a tremendous impact...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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A Roman Labyrinth

A labyrinth is an ancient symbol that has been used for millennia, all over the world, to help people find peace and clarity, connect with themselves, and...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Labyrinth

A labyrinth is an ancient tool for stress reduction, wellness, and centering. In this workshop, learn about different ways labyrinths can be used to enhance...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
MIT.nano

Please join us for the January MIT.nano Seminar Series: J.P. Laine, PhD Division Leader for Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) Date: Monday,...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm

This four-week workshop will focus on some of the key elements in building healthy relationships. We will consider challenges commonly faced by couples,...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:15pm

Are you a scientist or engineer curious about starting a deep tech company? Do you want to visit MIT startups in action and learn from founders who have...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Learn about micro-fabrication techniques, and join us via Zoom for a live fabrication demo inside the MIT.nano cleanrooms! Learn about thin-film deposition,...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 4:00pm

If you would like to feel more comfortable conversing in English and work on your fluency via cultural dialogues about life in the US, customs, and current...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Mathematics of Big Data book

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Limited to 35 participants Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions Prereq: Matrix Mathematics Big...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Develop a plan to find the right summer experience for you. We will cover the resources, tools, and strategies to help you find a summer internship or other...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
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Mass before IAP Catholic Lecture

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Come by W11 Main Dining Room Mondays between 6-7 for a free meal! Take it grab-and-go, or (when permitted by Institute policies) join a table for...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

A Phenomenological Consideration of the Holy Eucharist (lecture with Q&A) The first talk is a brief introduction to Husserl's Phenomenology and is...

Join the MIT Guild of Bellringers for an introduction to the art of change ringing. Change ringing is a way of ringing bells with teams of ringers working...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Want to learn more about bluewater sailing at MIT? Come hear stories about different adventures ranging from cruising to racing from Boston to Maine and...

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Rev. Takafumi Kawakami, Vice-Abbot, Shunkou-in, Kyoto, Japan.

Monday, January 24, 2022 at 8:00pm to 9:00pm
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Tuesday, January 25, 2022

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures is offered for credit as 15.393. It is also open to others on a Not for Credit basis. This 6 evening session course...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
Stream Available
BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
Stream Available

“NOTE: THE SITE VISITS WILL BE HELD IN THE SPRING ON DATES TBD. The meetings with municipal officials will be held as scheduled. The growth of large...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 8:00am to 3:00pm
Killian Court

Adventures in Scanning Electron Microscopy is an activity offered by Donald Galler. The activity offers training and introduction to electron microscopy. No...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

Monday, January 24-Friday, January 28, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm ET each day (5 classes) Location: E51-376 Register by January 19. Email Pablo Duenas...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by George Varnavides. Generative art is a type of audiovisual art generated using an algorithm. It often lies at the intersection of mathematical...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 9:00am to 11:00am

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Christopher Di Perna Students will learn basic welding techniques including: oxy acetylene welding, MIG welding, and TIG welding. Students are...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 9:30am to 11:30am

Most of us learn to breathe and walk and move at a time that we can’t recall much from and use these skills throughout our lives without really knowing how...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 10:00am
Killian Court

Offered by Shaymus Hudson. Students in this class will learn the techniques necessary for lost wax coating of metals. They will first make models of the...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

MIT Energy Initiative and the Chemical Engineering Communication Lab are hosting a workshop for grad students who supervise UROPs on energy research. In...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am
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Mathematics of Big Data book

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required Limited to 35 participants Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions Prereq: Matrix Mathematics Big...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:55am
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This four-session series will equip you with the tools to take your academic writing style to the next level. You will learn how to clarify your meaning in...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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Are you writing a literature review for a thesis or an article? Need to find background information and go deep into the literature to find out what has been...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm

Using citation management software to create and maintain a collection of references or PDFs is common and important in today’s academic world. These tools...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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The rise of applied data science, digital humanities, machine learning, and artificial intelligence has resulted in an increased need for computational...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 11:30am to 1:00pm
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If you are interested in attending, please join the mailing list here: https://forms.gle/D2wWadwE1u1iA6H67. We will be using this to send out links to class...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Mindfulness can offer us tools to cope with stress, anxiety and uncertainty, and a consistent practice can lead to greater tranquility, wisdom and...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 12:15pm to 1:00pm

20 Minutes of Calm Virtual Sittings--Online Meditation Sessions Tuesdays at 1PM ET

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 1:20pm
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The Alchemist

Are you interested in learning how to slow the hustle and bustle of the day? Want to learn techniques for managing anxiety and stress? Do you simply want...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The Food System

Acquire professional systems engineering skills while you help make MIT campus more sustainable! In this two-day virtual workshop (IAP, not for credit),...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm
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The BioMakers IAP Google Calendar (Check for Updates) Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-4 pm starting Jan 6th (+ Friday session 1/14 1-2 PM) Workshop...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Mike Tarkanian. Students will learn basic blacksmithing techniques using traditional tools to hand forge mild steel. Drawing a taper, forming a...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
CMS.S61/S97 DJ Culture and Performance

Students will learn the foundational practices of the live DJ (disk jockey) and explore music and dance scenes across several generations and cultures....

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wiesner Building, E15-320
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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...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Workshop exposes students to a multi-media way of capturing a sense of place through an observational tour of the Cambridge and Boston area. This course...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Promises of Summer Youth Employment Programs

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Your Ph.D. thesis proposal is likely your first foray into writing a research or grant proposal. Different from a research paper or report, it represents an...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Class is now meeting again IN PERSON for Fall 2021. Led by an actual ESL teacher & native English speakers to help you improve your English speaking...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:00pm to 2:30pm

EVENT LIMITED TO MIT STUDENTS. Daniel Huttenlocher, Dean of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing, and Eric Schmidt, Co-founder of Schmidt Futures and...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Biotechnology and science are often thought of as abstract ideas, but where they take place has long lasting consequences for how innovation and invention...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 1:30pm to 3:30pm

This IAP course will teach you how to measure and increase individual happiness and wellbeing, team collaboration and performance, and organizational culture...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
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Heard of R but not sure what it does? Want to dive into it but not sure how to get started? In this session, we will go through the basics of R from what it...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm

In this series of virtual classes, ORSEL chaplains and guests will introduce you to the world’s religious traditions. Attend one session, or as many as you...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm
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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EST every day (Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune response.Because...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 2:45pm to 3:00pm
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Are science and religion inherently opposed? Have they always been? Not necessarily, argues distinguished scholar Peter Harrison in The Territories of...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Schedule: 2 hour sessions (Jan 17th, Jan 19th, Jan 25th, Jan 27th in the afternoon 3 pm - 5 pm). Only sign-up for one session! Workshop Contact: Ellie Feng,...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
techno-inquiry

With this reading group, we aim at slowing down and promote critical reflection over the work we do everyday. We will do this by investigating, together,...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Are you a scientist or engineer curious about starting a deep tech company? Do you want to visit MIT startups in action and learn from founders who have...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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This four week workshop will focus on composite forms; forms created from the combining of two or more wheel thrown parts. Learn the ‘how to’s’ of making a...

Offered for 3 credits P/D/F and open to listenersMeets T/Th 4-6p in E15-359 (1/11, 1/13, 1/20, 1/25, and 1/27) Course Description The replication and...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
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This four-week painting intensive begins with a simplified drawing—no need for expertise—of a subject of the student’s choosing. The under-drawing guides the...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 4:30pm

Missing something in your life skills tool box? Amidst all of the events in the past 20 months, you may feel that you have less capacity to easily tolerate...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

On the question of an archetypal model of the Islamic city, several regional scholars and Orientalists have tried to give some answers, each focusing on a...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm

MIT Chapel

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Not a Metallurgy class! This veteran crash-course is coming back in full force and will have you head banging, air guitaring, and devil horn raising in no...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Coded Bias

Sasha Costanza-Chock, Shalini Kantayya, Safiya Noble and Kishawna Peck speak with Ethan Zuckerman to discuss biases, equity, transparency, and governance as...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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A Phenomenological Consideration of the Holy Eucharist (lecture with Q&A) The first talk is a brief introduction to Husserl's Phenomenology and is...

NumPy is the standard tool for manipulating arrays of numeric data in Python, and has heavily influenced the design and implementation of many other...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Oval, wavy, stretched, or crazy, the teapot is a wonderful subject that will show us a balance between functionality and creativity. In this four week...

Winter School is a chance to learn how to safely go on winter adventures. We lead a variety of day trips on the weekends for beginners to advanced outdoors...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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This four-week painting intensive begins with a simplified drawing—no need for expertise—of a subject of the student’s choosing. The under-drawing guides the...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 7:30pm

How did the church get to the point where Christianity as a tradition and Christians, in particular, are often looked at with derision and as an anchor...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

ActLingual and the Prehealth Advising Office are teaming up to offer a medical interpreting training this IAP through the University of Massachusetts Medical...

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures is offered for credit as 15.393. It is also open to others on a Not for Credit basis. This 6 evening session course...

Bowls created at the SAA

Explore the world of clay through a variety of techniques used to create the bowl. Wheelthrowing and handbuilding methods are combined to construct a bowl...

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Pause for ten minutes of daily mindfulness @2:50 PM EEST every day (or 7:50 AM Eastern U.S. and Canada) Because ongoing stress can lower the immune...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 7:45am to 8:00am
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BWSI 2022!

Nominating high school students (rising seniors) for the MIT Beaver Works Summer Institute (BWSI) 2022 Summer Program prerequisite online courses is now...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 8:00am to 9:00am
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The annual LIDS Student Conference is a student-organized, student-run conference that provides an opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to present...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 8:45am to 5:30pm
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Killian Court

Adventures in Scanning Electron Microscopy is an activity offered by Donald Galler. The activity offers training and introduction to electron microscopy. No...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

Monday, January 24-Friday, January 28, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm ET each day (5 classes) Location: E51-376 Register by January 19. Email Pablo Duenas...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:00am to 1:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by George Varnavides. Generative art is a type of audiovisual art generated using an algorithm. It often lies at the intersection of mathematical...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:00am to 11:00am
What is holography? It is not merely art!

This course will explore the fascinating applications of holography. What is holography? It is not merely art; holography encompasses a variety of...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:00am to 12:00pm

The Writing and Communication Center offers free one-on-one professional advice from communication experts with advanced degrees and publishing experience....

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:00am to 6:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Christopher Di Perna Students will learn basic welding techniques including: oxy acetylene welding, MIG welding, and TIG welding. Students are...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:30am to 11:30am

Realizing the Promise of "New Normal" Education. Panels: Tools and Techniques for Instruction, Inclusive Instruction Practices. The Festival will be...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 9:45am to 12:00pm
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This will be a project-based IAP course that aims to develop new AI for a series of problems. Students will work closely with MIT faculty/staff in small...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
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Looking for ways to reduce the environmental impact of scientific research, save energy on freezers, improve access to your samples, and get recognized for...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required. Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions. Prereq: None. This non-credit class will provide...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm
Killian Court

Offered by Shaymus Hudson. Students in this class will learn the techniques necessary for lost wax coating of metals. They will first make models of the...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

Do you have data? (Who doesn't?!) Learn about the five basic things you can do now to manage your data for future happiness. These tools and techniques...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:00am

This workshop will provide an introduction to the concept of peer review writing groups: small groups self-organized specifically as a space for workshopping...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am to 11:30am
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The Zoom link - Meeting ID: 585 674 692 Please reach spousesandpartners@mit.edu out for the password. These weekly meetings are organized by MIT Spouses &...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 10:00am
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People and families that plan for emergencies will: Help keep people safe;Limit property damage;Know what to do during and after a disaster;Better manage...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
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Killian Court

Offered by Prof. Lorna Gibson. Birds are amazing. In this series of talks, we’ll look at the materials science of feathers; the mechanics of bird bones; the...

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at 11:00am to 12:00pm