Calendar


Aug
24
Thu
PDA Outdoor Volleyball @ Sand Court between Bldgs 62 and 64
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for outdoor volleyball every Thursday throughout the summer! Never played before? Don’t worry! All abilities are welcome. If you are a beginner, we encourage you to show up early to learn how to play and improve skills. Afterwards, we’ll head to the Muddy for drinks (requires ID) and occasionally pizzas. Anyone can join for the Muddy afterwards (you just need to be with someone who has MIT ID) provided you are 21 or over. Note the Muddy is cash only if you want to buy drinks. Please also add yourself to our sports Facebook group!

Aug
25
Fri
Board Games Night
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Weekly board games night in collaboration with the MIT Strategic Games Society (MIT-SGS). It is now free for Postdocs to join the weekly board games nights hosted by the MIT-SGS. Moreover, you can bring your non-MIT friends for a small fee of $5 per year. SGS meets every Friday at 7PM in MIT Building 50-316 (Walker Memorial Hall, Floor 3, Room 16) for board games and card games,. Gaming sessions typically go until around 12-2 AM.

Aug
31
Thu
MIT Postdoc Coffee Hour @ One Community Room (8-219)
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Do you have questions about life as a PD at MIT? Would you like to meet other PDs over a cup of coffee? Would you like to learn more about what the PDA can do for you? If so, please join us for the monthly postdoc coffee hour!

We will have fresh coffee, fruit, and snacks for you to enjoy!

MIT Postdoc Coffee Hour @ One Community Room (8-219)
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Do you have questions about life as a Postdoc at MIT? Would you like to meet other Postdocs over a cup of coffee? Would you like to learn more about what the PDA can do for you?

If so, please join us for the first monthly postdoc coffee hour! We will have fresh coffee, fruit, and sweets for you to enjoy!

Date and Time: Thursday, June 30th, 4:00-6:00pm

Location: Building 56, 3rd floor Kitchenette

PDA Outdoor Volleyball @ Sand Court between Bldgs 62 and 64
Aug 31 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for outdoor volleyball every Thursday throughout the summer! Never played before? Don’t worry! All abilities are welcome. If you are a beginner, we encourage you to show up early to learn how to play and improve skills. Afterwards, we’ll head to the Muddy for drinks (requires ID) and occasionally pizzas. Anyone can join for the Muddy afterwards (you just need to be with someone who has MIT ID) provided you are 21 or over. Note the Muddy is cash only if you want to buy drinks. Please also add yourself to our sports Facebook group!

Sep
1
Fri
Board Games Night
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Weekly board games night in collaboration with the MIT Strategic Games Society (MIT-SGS). It is now free for Postdocs to join the weekly board games nights hosted by the MIT-SGS. Moreover, you can bring your non-MIT friends for a small fee of $5 per year. SGS meets every Friday at 7PM in MIT Building 50-316 (Walker Memorial Hall, Floor 3, Room 16) for board games and card games,. Gaming sessions typically go until around 12-2 AM.

Sep
5
Tue
BPDA general meeting: September 5 @ BU
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

When: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Where: BU – location TBD

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Hi Everyone,

Please RSVP for our next general meeting to be held at BU on September 5. We’ll be meeting at BU to discuss our plans for Postdoc Appreciation Week as well as provide updates from each committee.

Please RSVP and add any agenda items by Friday August 25 at 5pm.

Cheers,
Sarah

Sep
8
Fri
Board Games Night
Sep 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Weekly board games night in collaboration with the MIT Strategic Games Society (MIT-SGS). It is now free for Postdocs to join the weekly board games nights hosted by the MIT-SGS. Moreover, you can bring your non-MIT friends for a small fee of $5 per year. SGS meets every Friday at 7PM in MIT Building 50-316 (Walker Memorial Hall, Floor 3, Room 16) for board games and card games,. Gaming sessions typically go until around 12-2 AM.

Sep
11
Mon
PDA Monthly Meeting @ E25-401
Sep 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

PDA welcomes every MIT postdoc to join our monthly meeting. During the meeting, recent and ongoing tasks will be discussed. We work towards making MIT a postdoc-friendly environment, and we hope that you could help us achieving the goal!

We invite all postdocs interested in our activities to participate in our regular PDA meetings. Below is a list of upcoming meetings.

PDA Postdoc Orientation @ NE49-5145A
Sep 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm