Events – 2018

Screening of Documentary Film “Ritoma”

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 7:15pm to 8:30pm
Wong Auditorium, 115

On any given day on the vast Tibetan Plateau, you will find nomads herding their animals and monks reciting their mantras. You will also find them playing one of their favorite sports: basketball.

2018 BET Awards Live Stream

June 21, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The BET Awards has indeed been one of the greatest awarding events organized to celebrate African Americans who are in the entertainment industry every year. It is being broadcasted live on BET TV featuring numbers of great performances by artists and a lot of entertaining programs.

Stand Up Boston

June 15, 2018 - June 16, 2018

Stand Up Boston is a free conference dedicated to working with our local community in leveraging information technology and machine learning to combat sexual harassment.

Let’s Talk: Gender bias in the hiring and recruiting process

June 12, 2018; 6.30–8 PM
Ashdown, Hulsizer room.

Join Prof. Katharina Ribbeck and GW@MIT for a dinner and discussion regarding gender bias in the hiring and recruiting process!

ICEO Community Dialogue Featuring Disabilities ERG

May 21, 2018 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm in W20-491

The ICEO in collaboration with the Disability Employee Resource Group invites you to a Community Dialogue to discuss the ways in which an experience of disability enhances MIT’s mission.

Stereotype Threat and Identity Threat

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 2:30pm —4:00pm
MIT Media Lab, E14 – 3rd Floor Atrium
75 Amherst Street, Cambridge, MA

Drawing on stereotype threat and social identity threat research, this talk will address the why, what and how of diverse learning communities:

Identity X Series: Religion Abroad

May 18th, 2018; noon-1pm; E40-496

Join MISTI staff and students sharing their experiences on religion and spirituality while interning, researching, or studying abroad.

Multicultural Awards Banquet

May 16, 2018 from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
La Sala de Puerto Rico (W20-202).

This banquet highlights students, student organizations, faculty and staff members who are doing great work in the MIT community in the realm of diversity and inclusion.

MIT Awards Convocation

May 10, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The MIT Awards Convocation honors MIT students, faculty, staff, and community members who have made outstanding contributions to the shared life of the Institute.

Identity X Series: Going Abroad as a Student of Color

Wednesday, May 09, 2018 at 5:00pm
SPXCE (W31-110)

Join MISTI, the Office of Multicultural Programs staff and students for a dinner dialogue around race & ethnicity when studying abroad.