MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2017 Schedule for February 1

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
Leadership Development Workshop W59-192 Wear athletic attire

08:30 AM

Boxing Technique Alumni Wang Studio
Game on security technologies for the critical infrastructure (with Kaspersky) E51-145

08:45 AM

MIT Bio-Maker Workshop 1-190

09:00 AM

Introduction to Astrobiology 54-915
Introduction to Metal Casting 4-006
Scalable Infrastructure for Prediction 32-124

10:00 AM

EHS-MS: Building a toolbox for the EHS Coordinator N52-419 Conf Rm D
Festival of Learning 10-250
Introduction to Welding 4-006

10:30 AM

Disaggregating the Matching Function E51-151

11:00 AM

Census & demographic data: Find and use statistics from around the world 14N-132
LaTeX Made Easier 32-D831

12:00 PM

Departmental Exploration (DEX) 32-155
Learn WordPress and Azure for Web Development and IoT 32-141 Bring Laptop
Mars Settlement Series 2-146

12:30 PM

Festival of Learning Lobby 13

01:00 PM

Climate Action Hands On: Harnessing Science with Communities to Cut Carbon 4-153
Departmental Exploration (DEX) 32-155
Make an online map with Carto 14N-132
Mars Settlement Workshop, System Design Series 2-146
MIT Language Conversation Exchange presents: Lunch around the World 16-644
Pleasures of Poetry 2017 14E-304
Program Fuzzing Derby BeaverWorks NE45-201
Rhetoric for Civic (and Civil) Engagement E17-136

02:00 PM

Departmental Exploration (DEX) 32-155
Helping PhDs and Postdocs Identify Skills E19-202
Interactive Fiction Readings 14E-310
Learn to Program via a 'Less is More' Approach 34-302
Patent Law Fundamentals E51-151
Science Communication: Your Place on Stage MIT Museum (N51)
Shadow Magicians: Finding Freedom to Become Yourself 36-144
Using science to test innovations in social policy: Evidence from Education & Labor, Finance & Governance E52-432

02:30 PM

Festival of Learning 10-250
Modern Pure Mathematics for the Modern Applied Mathematician. A not-for-credit short course of 6 loosely-connected lectures E25-117

03:00 PM

Departmental Exploration (DEX) 4-131b
High Performance Computing workshop Sloan E52-016 Traini Bring your laptop
Painting with Data. Introduction to Real-Time, Multidimensional Spatial Analysis through Voxels with an Open-Source Web Application 9-450B Please bring your own laptop

03:30 PM

American Sign Language Beginner Class on-campus TBD
Departmental Exploration (DEX) 9-255
Festival of Learning TBA

04:00 PM

Defense R&D and the Military-Industrial Complex: Science and National Priorities 4-163 CANCELLED DUE TO CONTINUED MEDICAL ISSUE.
Electronics for Makers 2-136

04:30 PM

Super Bowls A W20-431

05:00 PM

Activism, Organizing, and Social Movements 32-144
Climate Science and Policy, now more than ever! E25-111

05:30 PM

Beginning Oil Painting Workshop B W20-425

06:00 PM

Climate Science and Policy, now more than ever! E25-111
Introduction to Design Visualization 5-231 laptop with software installed
Introductory Hebrew 26-210

07:00 PM

BON VOYAGE: Leaving Faith on Good Terms TBD
Creating a Successful Career--Strategies, Techniques, and the Big Mistakes You're Going to Make 32-155
Web Programming in Python with Django 4-237

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 W20-491 (4th floor)