Upcoming Events

IAP – Handling Negativitiy

Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:00am
Building 56-180

Join us for a four life-changing session to explore ancient techniques from Vedic text to understand the source of negativity and how to handle negativity and develop positive thoughts.

MITSSS Lunar New Year 2020 Celebration dinner

Saturday, February 01, 2020 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Building W20: Stratton Student Center, Twenty Chimneys (W20-306)

Happy 2020 everyone! Join MITSSS as we kick off the semester with a Lunar New Year dinner celebration, with delicious food catered from Royal East.

Open Borders, Local Closures

Tuesday, February 04, 2020 at 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Building 9, 451

Part of the Myron Weiner Seminar Series on International Migration with guest speaker Lama Mourad. With the largest refugee population per capita in the world, Lebanon now hosts at least 1.1 million refugees alongside a local population of approximately four million.

Annual MLK Celebration

February 12, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Morss Hall, Walker Memorial.

The MIT community gathers every February at a celebration of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Speakers have included leaders who are prominent both nationally and in the local Boston/Cambridge community, in accordance with Dr. King’s dual emphasis on global and local issues.

Please keep an eye on this events calendar for further details as they become available.

Brave Women of Color in Academics

Monday, March 02, 2020 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm
4-370, Building 4, Room 370

The anthology, and this panel, seeks to counter the discourse that women of color are solely tokens and victims of marginalization in academe. Women of color academics have leveraged their professional positions to challenge the status quo in their scholarship, teaching, service, activism, and leadership.