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Around the HUB

Around the HUB: April 11-17

April 10, 2019

 

Your art, science, and technology events roundup from HUBweek

Welcome back to Around the HUB, a listing of of events in the arts, sciences, and tech taking place this week in Greater Boston. Check our blog each week for a new post! 

 

Thursday-1

Should Robots Be Our Friends?

Thursday, April 11, 10:00 AM — 6:30 PM

Boston University Photonics Center, 8 St. Mary’s Street, Boston, MA 02215

FREE

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Worms & Germs: How Soil Health Can Boost Fermentation

Thursday, April 11, 2:00 PM — 3:30 PM

Bow Market, 1 Bow Market Way, Somerville, MA 02143

$125

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CSAIL Alliances Lecture: Behavioral Planning and How to Escape the Hype Cycle of Autonomous Vehicles

Thursday, April 11, 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Ray and Maria Stata Center, Star Conference Room, 32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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Bostinno State of Innovation: Corporate Innovation Centers

Thursday, April 11, 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM

Analog Garage, 125 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02110

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Robert Caro: Writing History

Thursday, April 11, 6:00 PM — 7:30 PM

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125

FREE

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In Conversation with Katherine Mitchell DiRico and Leonie Bradbury

Thursday, April 11, 6:00 PM — 7:30 PM

Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, 460c Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118

FREE

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Bespoke Bodies: Opening Reception

Thursday, April 11, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

The Prudential Center (Backbay Arcade), 101 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02199

FREE

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2019 Making Waves with The Tide

Thursday, April 11, 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM

New England Aquarium, 1 Central Wharf, Boston, MA 02110

$30-$45

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10th Anniversary YUM: A Taste of Immigrant City

Thursday, April 11, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM

The Center for Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Ave #1c, Somerville, MA 02143

$45-$1,000

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 Friday-1

2019 Forum on Future Cities: Urban Intelligence (UI)

Friday, April 12, 9:00 AM — 7:00 PM

MIT Wong Auditorium, 2 Amherst Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

$0-$75

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CraftBoston Spring 2019

Friday, April 12, 11:00 AM — Sunday, April 14, 5:00 PM

Cyclorama, 539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116

$15

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Creativity, Culture & Learning: A Conversation with Questlove

Friday, April 12, 2:00 PM — 4:00 PM

Science Center, Hall D, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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Science in the City 2019

Friday, April 12, 2:00 PM — 6:00 PM

795 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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MA Robotics Open House: Piaggio Fast Forward

Friday, April 12, 3:00 PM — 4:00 PM

56 Roland Street, Ste 104, Boston, MA 02129

FREE

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Nicholas Agar: How to Be Human in the Digital Economy

Friday, April 12, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

MIT Press Bookstore, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

$0-$21

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Claudia Rankine and Will Rawls: What Remains

Friday, April 12, 8:00 PM

ICA Boston, 25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston, MA 02210

$15-$25

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 Saturday-1

Rocket Software Community Build! A 24 hour Hackathon at Wentworth Institute of Technology

Saturday, April 13, 9:00 AM — Sunday, April 14, 2:30 PM

Wentworth Institute of Technology, Ira Allen Building, 540 Parker Street, Roxbury, MA 02120

FREE

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Resilient Coders Summer Bootcamp Hackathon

Saturday, April 13, 10:00 AM — 5:00 PM

Google, 355 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

FREE

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Chemists Celebrate Earth Week Activity Day

Saturday, April 13, 11:00 AM — 3:00 PM

Museum of Science Boston, 1 Science Park, Boston, MA 02114

$20-$25

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Art On The Ave Pop-up Shop

Saturday, April 13, 12:00 PM — 4:00 PM

Ideal Mixer, 1518 Blue Hill Avenue #1, Boston, MA 02126

FREE

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One Whole Step for Man: Songs of Space Travel

Saturday, April 13, 3:00 PM — 4:30 PM

Peabody School, 70 Rindge Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

FREE

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3 Artists: Celebrating Autism 2019

Saturday, April 13, 5:30 PM — 7:30 PM

Berklee College of Music, David Friend Recital Hall, 921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115

FREE

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Sunday

MIT Africa Innovate Conference | Made in Africa

Sunday, April 14, 8:00 AM — 7:00 PM

MIT Samberg Conference Center, 50 Memorial Drive, Floor 6 - 7, Cambridge, MA 02142

$30-$125

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Spit for Science and Nose Pick for Progress: The Human Microbiome Comes Alive at Forsyth

Sunday, April 14, 9:00 AM — 11:00 AM

The Forsyth Institute, 1 Athenaeum Street, Cambridge, MA

FREE

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Cambridge Explores the Universe 2019

Sunday, April 14, 12:00 PM — 4:00 PM

Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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BOOST by Born Just Right Design Night

Sunday, April 14, 5:00 PM — 7:00 PM

CIC, 245 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

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Science Game Night

Sunday, April 14, 6:00 PM — 8:30 PM

MIT Museum, 265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

$6-$20

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 Monday 

Boston Bridges Tour

Monday, April 15, 10:00 AM — 1:30 PM

BSA Space, 290 Congress Street #200, Boston, MA 02210

FREE

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Sci-Art Exhibit: Opening Reception

Monday, April 15, 5:00 PM — 7:00 PM

LabCentral, 700 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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Greater Boston Women's Networking

Monday, April 15, 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM

Union Street Restaurant and Bar, 107R Union Street, Newton, MA 02459

$5

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SHOWCASE: The Art of Personal Storytelling

Monday, April 15, 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM

PRX Podcast Garage, 267 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02134

FREE

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Tuesday-1

Materials Lab Workshop: Drawn to Art Reproduction

Tuesday, April 16, 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

$25 (RSVP required)

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Engineering with the MIT Society of Women Engineers

Tuesday, April 16, 2:00 PM — 4:30 PM

MIT Museum, 265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

$23

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Kendall Square Orchestra: Mozart, Bruch, Bizet & Schubert

Tuesday, April 16, 4:30 PM — 6:30 PM

LabCentral, 700 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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Matthew Wisnioski: Does America Need More Innovators?

Tuesday, April 16, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

MIT Press Bookstore, 301 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

$0-$36

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How to Read a VC Term Sheet: Workshop at District Hall

Tuesday, April 16, 6:00 PM — 7:30 PM

District Hall, 75 Northern Avenue, Boston, MA 02210

FREE

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She+ Geeks Out in Boston April Happy Hour sponsored by CarGurus

Tuesday, April 16, 6:00 PM — 8:30 PM

CarGurus, 2 Canal Park, Cambridge, MA 02141

$10

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The Disruptive Power of Blockchain in Business

Tuesday, April 16, 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM

GA Boston, 125 Summer Street, 13th Floor, Boston, MA 02110

FREE

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 Wednesday-1 

Accessible Technology: New Ways to Interface with the World

Wednesday, April 17, 1:00 PM — 4:00 PM

MIT Museum, 265 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE with museum admission

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Into the Shark Tank w/ European Life Science & Health Startups

Wednesday, April 17, 2:00 PM — 4:30 PM

Nutter, McClennen & Fish LLP, 155 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, MA 02210

$0-$5

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Artisan’s Asylum STEAM Playground for the 2019 Cambridge Science Festival

Wednesday, April 17, 3:00 PM — 6:00 PM

Artisan's Asylum, 10 Tyler Street, Somerville, MA 02143

FREE

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The Big Pitch

Wednesday, April 17, 4:00 PM 6:30 PM

Lab Central, 700 Main Street, North Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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The American Land Museum: Places as Cultural Artifacts

Wednesday, April 17, 6:00 PM

Harvard Art Museums, Menschel Hall, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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The Deadly Side of Cancer: How Cancer Spreads with Dr. Robert Weinberg

Wednesday, April 17, 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, 455 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

FREE

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The Future of Machine Learning and AI

Wednesday, April 17, 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM

GA Boston, 125 Summer Street, 13th Floor, Boston, MA 02110

FREE

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Kendall Square Orchestra: Mozart, Bruch, Bizet & Schubert 

Wednesday, April 17, 8:00 PM — 10:00 PM

University Lutheran Church, 66 Winthrop Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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