Events – 2017

MLK Annual Celebration

February 15, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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.

Art as Manifesto. Minoo Emami (fine artist)

February 9, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 1:30 pm

A primary function of art is the engagement and involvement of the human spirit. The purpose of war is to injure or destroy the body and spirit. My art lies at the intersection of these conflicting dualities and embodies the tensions.

I Am Not Your Negro

February 4, 2017 @ 1:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Kendall Square Cinema, One Kendall Square, 355 Binney Street,

Please join MIT ODGE Diversity Initiatives, Office of Multicultural Programs and Black Graduate Student Association to watch "I Am Not Your Negro" this Saturday!

Candid Conversations: Iceo Community Dialogue

January 25, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
W20 – 307

The Institute Community and Equity Officer (ICEO) and MIT Employee Resource Groups (ERG) would like to invite the entire MIT community to participate in “Candid Conversations”, an opportunity to come together as a community to discuss what lies ahead by listening to and understanding each other. Now more than ever, we need to reconfirm our support for each other’s dreams by focusing on what unites us as Americans instead of what divides us politically.

MIT’s Disability ERG

January 19, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the inaugural event for MIT’s Disability ERG (employee resource group), open to all MIT employees who are interested in topics related to disabilities.

Hypertension Genomics and Nursing Science: A Tale of 3 Studies, and counting

January 10, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Please come to a luncheon on January 10 featuring MLK Visiting Professor of Biology Jacquelyn Taylor