MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2017 Schedule for January 13

Activity Title Location Special Meeting Info

07:00 AM

Multi-Sport Training Alumni Spin & Pool

08:00 AM

Arabic 101 Location TBD

08:45 AM

MIT VMS Boot Camp Series - Kent Summers Crash Course in Enterprise B2B Sales MIT Classroom 4-370

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
Innovative Energy Solutions for a Growing Campus Building 36-155
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

09:30 AM

EXO Day at the Media Lab Media Lab E14-244 Bring your Pitch

10:00 AM

Hack your potential: using a growth mindset to succeed at MIT and beyond E51-085
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
Intro to Metal Sculpture 4-006
Introduction to sterile technique on the bench and biosafety cabinet 68-088
Powering MIT: An Inside Look at MIT's Energy Infrastructure Building 36-155

11:00 AM

Exploring high-energy-density science at OMEGA and the NIF using MIT-developed nuclear diagnostics NW17-218
Plasma Science and Fusion Center IAP Series NW17-218
Powering MIT: A Tour of MIT's Central Utilities Plant - SOLD OUT Building 42 - TBD Wear closed-toe shoes. Safety hat/glasses provided

12:00 PM

AI, Mass Automation, and the Evolution of Human Dignity 4-153
IAP 2017- The Feynman Films 6-120
Mystery Hunt 2017 26-100/32-123
Starr Forum presents: "White Ribbon" E15-070 Bartos Theater

01:00 PM

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
High-Energy-Density Physics Laboratory tour NW17-218
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
Plasma Science and Fusion Center IAP Series NW17-218
Pleasures of Poetry 2017 14E-304
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
Transformative Appetite E15-341

01:30 PM

Complexity in the Universe Marlar Lounge 37-252
IAP 2017 Physics Lecture Series 6-120

02:00 PM

Build your own Skateboard or Longboard W31-031
High-energy-density physics on NIF NW17-218
International Students at MIT Hackathon 14N-118 Bring your laptop
Plasma Science and Fusion Center IAP Series NW17-218
Shadow Magicians: Finding Freedom to Become Yourself 36-144

03:00 PM

Arabic 101 Location TBD
Introduction to Metal Casting 4-006
Mars Settlement Workshop, Mission Design E62-221
Media for Movement Building: Making Podcasts about Urban Planning in East Boston 9-217 Students will need to bring their own laptops

04:30 PM

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

06:00 PM


07:00 PM

Phenomenology of Superconductivity 4-163

07:30 PM

Aikido Location TBD
Mighty Mugs C W20-431