MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2017 Schedule for January 11

Activity Title Location Special Meeting Info

07:00 AM

Learning Squash: The Fundamentals Zesiger Squash Court
Multi-Sport Training Alumni Spin & Pool

08:00 AM

Intermediate Squash Zesiger Squash Court

08:30 AM

Boxing Technique Alumni Wang Studio

09:00 AM

Developing Brain-Computer Interfaces for Art and Well-Being E15-341 (TBC) bring laptop w/Bluetooth.
How to Design Electric Vehicles - Lab IDC, N52-3rd Floor
Idle Idols: Small Ceramic Figures W20-431 Dress in comfortable clothes that can get dirty
Lag-User Method: Using Late Adopters as a Source of Innovative Ideas 2-135
Making to Think: Leadership through Art Making Stratton: Mezzanine
MIT Bio-Maker Workshop 1-190
Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting Washington, D.C.

09:30 AM

Active Shooter/Violent Intruder Awareness & Response Training 4-149

10:00 AM

Crossed Structure Binding 14-0513 Wunsch Lab
Crossed Structure Binding 14-0513 Wunsch Lab
Design Fundamentals for Engineering Workshop 56-167
Hacking the Holodeck: An Introduction to Touch and Virtual Reality IDC N52 3rd floor Bring laptop with Unity and Arduino IDE installed
Individual Consultations at the WCC (Writing and Communication Center) E18-233
Interdisciplinary Research: A Case Study of History and Philosophy of Science 32-D831
Introduction to sterile technique on the bench and biosafety cabinet 68-088

10:30 AM

Enameling: Fused Glass on Metal 4-006
Energy Policy in the context of Climate Change: the case of Mexico E40-496 Pye Conf Rm

11:00 AM

Biotech business information for engineers and scientists, 2017 14N-132
Greetings from Cambridge 10-105

12:00 PM

Green Laboratories - North American Freezer Challenge Kickoff 76-659 Bring your own lunch!
IAP 2017- The Feynman Films 6-120
Mars Settlement Series E51-149
The Right Legal Steps when Starting Your Company 3-270

12:30 PM

Jewish Wisdom for Political Activism W-11 Lunch will be served

01:00 PM

Bicycle Mechanics N52-3rd floor (IDC)
Campus Emergency Response Team (CERT) - Afternoon Session N52-419D May reschedule based on class availability.
Collaborative Design and Creative Expression with Arduino MIcrocontrollers 13-4101 bring laptop
Collaborative Sculpture: The Politics of Collective and Social Artistic Practice W20-425 bring laptop and/or sketchbook
Design Lab: You 4-402
From Fish Food to Microfluidics: The Amazing World of Microorganisms 5-007 bring notebook and pen to class
Hands-On Holography Beaverworks NE45-202 Bring laptop with MATLAB installed
Introduction to Welding 4-006
Learn to Build Your Own Videogame with the Unity Game Engine and Microsoft Kinect 13-3101 bring laptop
Making Impressions with Light: From Stonehenge to Vermeer to Fiber-Optic Art 10-150
MIT Language Conversation Exchange presents: Lunch around the World 14N-417
Pleasures of Poetry 2017 14E-304
Program Fuzzing Derby BeaverWorks NE45-201
RACECAR: Rapid Autonomous Complex-Environment Competing Ackermann-Steering Robot 32-081
Reverse Engineering for Exploitation 32-141 Bring your laptop
The Power of Science in Overcoming Challenges for Oil & Gas Industry 2-147
Waste management 101: Where Does Our Trash Go? 4-159

01:30 PM

How to Design Electric Vehicles - Lecture 32-155
The Next Step in Academic Science 68-181

02:00 PM

Aviation Accident Investigation or Agatha Christie for Engineers Room 33-319
Fusion energy and MIT's pathway for accelerated demonstration with high-magnetic field tokamaks 1-190
Get a Patent on your Invention & Turn it into a Startup! 3-133
Interactive Fiction Readings 14E-310
Plasma Science and Fusion Center IAP Series 1-190
Transformative Appetite E15-341

02:30 PM

Equilibrium Shifts, Model Uncertainty and Global Games E52-432

03:00 PM

Introduction to Metal Casting 4-006
Mars Settlement Workshop, Mission Design E51-390
Media for Movement Building: Making Podcasts about Urban Planning in East Boston 9-217 Students will need to bring their own laptops

03:30 PM

American Sign Language Beginner Class on-campus TBD

04:00 PM

Alcator C-Mod Tour NW17-218
Defense R&D and the Military-Industrial Complex: Science and National Priorities 4-163 CANCELLED DUE TO MEDICAL EMERGENCY.
Media Lab Director's Fellows Sheila Hayman's Documentary Film Festival E14 3rd Fl. Atrium
Plasma Science and Fusion Center IAP Series NW17-218

04:30 PM

Learning Science Through Cooking (FULL with FULL WAITLIST) Coffeehouse W20-308
Super Bowls A W20-431

05:30 PM

Beginning Oil Painting Workshop B W20-425

06:00 PM

Career negotiation 1: How to turn a connector into a champion 5-233

06:30 PM

Course Setting for Orienteering with Purple Pen 32-141
Dance Dance Revolution session and fan gathering 32-G449

07:00 PM

Phenomenology of Superconductivity 4-163

07:30 PM

Aikido W32 squash court 2
Lindy Hop Swing Dancing Lessons W20 Lobdell Dining
Super Bowls B W20-431

08:00 PM

Digital to Analog B&W Photography W20-425
Israeli Folk Dancing Sala de Puerto Rico