Events – 2018

NYChildren Photography

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 6:30pm
MIT Room 2-190, 2-190

Inspired by the simple idea that meeting your neighbors promotes peace, Danny Goldfield set out to photograph one child from every country on earth and find them all living in his hometown, New York City.

Civic Arts Series: Marisa Morán Jahn

Thursday, October 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Building E15, 001, 20 AMES ST

Marisa Morán Jahn is a multi-media artist, writer, educator and activist, whose colorful, often humorous uses of personae and media create imaginative pathways to civic awareness of urgent public issues.

Why capable graduate students suffer from the Imposter Syndrome

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Huntington Hall (10-250)

Come join us and learn from expert Dr. Valerie Young, internationally recognized expert and author, in an interactive session!!

WGS Intellectual Forum

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
12:00 PM 1:30 PM

This presentation engages in critique of Italian coloniality in the twentieth-first century through a transnational ethnic and critical race studies approach.

ICEO Community Dialogue with LGBTQ+

October 16, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Come hear from MIT students, alumni, staff and faculty members about the current state of Trans rights in MA . All are welcome. 

Disability & Intersectionality Summit (DIS)

October 13, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
MIT Stratton Student Center (W-20)
84 Massachusetts Avenue

The Disability & Intersectionality Summit (DIS) is a biennial one-day conference that centers the experiences and knowledge of multiply marginalized disabled people such as, queer disabled people of color, undocumented transgender disabled people, or formerly incarcerated disabled people among others.

Language Lunch

Friday, October 12, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Come to meet other language enthusiasts, students taking learning languages, and native speakers of languages you’d like to practice.

Lavender Reception

October 11, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

We hope you can join us for this warm and welcoming open house-style event showcasing systems of support and affirmation for LBGTQ students on campus.

Leading with Dignity with Donna Hicks, Ph.D.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Building 50: Walker Memorial

In her new book, Hicks explores the under recognized role of dignity in workplace culture.

The Legacy of May 1968: Guy Hocquenghem and Queer Politics

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Building 14, 14E-304

Activist, journalist and philosopher Guy Hocquenghem was one of the most prominent figure of the French gay liberation movement.