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January 2020

DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 31 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

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MIT Writers’ Group

Monday, January 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm

MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Join other MIT writers to get advice about your own writing, to be a reader of other writers' work, and/or to get inspiration to write something.

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DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

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Dissertation Workshop

Wednesday, January 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Learn strategies to manage time, meet other writers, and complete your dissertation.

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Innovative Language & Poetry

Wednesday, January 22 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
MIT Building 4, Room 253, 182 Memorial Drive (Rear)
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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A workshop for writers of any skill level who are interested in learning more about poetry or expanding their rhetorical toolkit by using language in more precise, innovative ways.

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DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

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Imagining Prototypes: Writing about Design

Monday, January 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 1:00 pm

MIT Building 56, Room 169, Access Via 21 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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An activity-based writing workshop for anyone who builds anything at MIT and beyond, or who dreams of doing so. The workshop will introduce techniques in writing for designers who rely on written or oral communication to generate interest in a design idea or prototype.

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MIT Writers’ Group

Monday, January 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm

MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

Join other MIT writers to get advice about your own writing, to be a reader of other writers' work, and/or to get inspiration to write something.

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DJ History and Technology

Friday, January 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, January 31, 2020

MIT Building E15, Room 335, 20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Disco flyer background

Join us every Friday afternoon for discotheque history and classic grooves!

Find out more »

Imagining Prototypes: Writing about Design

Thursday, January 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 1:00 pm

MIT Building 56, Room 169, Access Via 21 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

An activity-based writing workshop for anyone who builds anything at MIT and beyond, or who dreams of doing so. The workshop will introduce techniques in writing for designers who rely on written or oral communication to generate interest in a design idea or prototype.

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MIT Writers’ Group

Monday, January 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm

One event on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm

MIT Building E17, Room 136, 40 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

Join other MIT writers to get advice about your own writing, to be a reader of other writers' work, and/or to get inspiration to write something.

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January 2019

Discotheque Music and Technology

Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, January 31, 2019

MIT Building 14E, Room 109, 160 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, 02139 United States
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Each session will start with an informal talk and discussion on developments in DJ craft and tools over 5 decades, followed by a listening session of a music genre that fueled those changes, inspired creativity, and reimagined the dance floor.

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Communicating Science to the Public: Taking Your Research Out of the Lab and into the News

Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until Thursday, January 31, 2019

MIT Building 4, Room 253, 182 Memorial Drive (Rear)
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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This workshop, hosted by the Graduate Program in Science Writing, will help scientists understand how to communicate complicated research to the general public. Topics to be covered include journalism and mass communication, interviewing, social media, personal websites, science outreach, and science writing -- as well as specific topics of interest highlighted by workshop participants.

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Communicating Science to the Public: Taking Your Research Out of the Lab and into the News

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until Thursday, January 31, 2019

MIT Building 4, Room 253, 182 Memorial Drive (Rear)
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Independent Activities Period

This workshop, hosted by the Graduate Program in Science Writing, will help scientists understand how to communicate complicated research to the general public. Topics to be covered include journalism and mass communication, interviewing, social media, personal websites, science outreach, and science writing -- as well as specific topics of interest highlighted by workshop participants.

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Writing to Fund Social Action/Social Change/Community Service

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
MIT Building 56, Room 162, Access Via 21 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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This workshop reviews different types of fundraising writing, such as grant proposals, crowdsourcing approaches and donation appeal letters.

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