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Around the HUB

Around the HUB: February 21-27

February 20, 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

LInc Talk: Engineering Education in Transition: Exploring Global Trends and Challenges

Thursday, February 21, 12:00 PM — 1:30 PM

Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE (RSVP)

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Third Thursdays: Artist Takeover

Thursday, February 21, 5:30 PM — 9:00 PM

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA 02115

$10-$15

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Ranked Choice Voting: Can It Help Elect More Women?

Thursday, February 21, 6:00 PM — 7:30 PM

Boston's NonProfit Center, 89 South Street, Boston, MA 02111

FREE

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Mass Incarceration: A Youth Film Screening and Community Conversation

Thursday, February 21, 6:30PM — 9:00 PM

Transformative Culture Project, 100 Warren Street, Boston, MA 02119

Donation

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SPARK Social: Roxbury Edition

Thursday, February 21, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM

District 7 Tavern, 380 Warren Street, Boston, MA 02119

FREE

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Coleslaw's Corner: Boston’s Best Drag Queens!

Thursday, February 21, 7:30 PM — 10:30 PM

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

$15

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 Friday-1

MIT Sloan Healthcare and BioInnovations Conference 2019

Friday, February 22, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Marriott Hotel, 50 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02142

$50-$450

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Tech for Truth Hackathon

Friday, February 22, 9:00 AM — Sunday, February 24

MIT Innovation Initiative, 1 Broadway, 12th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142

FREE

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Hack for Inclusion

Friday, February 22, 11:00 AM — Saturday, February 23, 8:00 PM

MIT Media Lab, 75 Amherst Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

$20

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Interconnected: Dance Party with DJ Cavem Moetavation

Friday, February 22, 5:00 PM — 7:00 PM

Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970

FREE

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Saturday-1

2019 Conference on Poverty and Inequality

Saturday, February 23, 8:30 AM — 6:00 PM

Harvard Kennedy School, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

$30-$35

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28th Annual Dynamic Women in Business Conference

Saturday, February 23, 9:00 AM — 6:00 PM

Harvard Business School, Soldiers Field, Boston, MA 02163

$45-$75

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Verizon Learning Lab: 3D Printing

Saturday, February 23, 10:30 AM — 4:00 PM

Boston Verizon Destination Store, 745 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116

FREE

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Honoring Black Achievements in Technology: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Saturday, February 23, 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM

Freedom House, 5 Crawford Street, Dorchester, MA 02121

FREE

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CRASHfest: Boston's Global Music Festival

Saturday, February 23, 5:30 PM

House of Blues Boston, 15 Lansdowne Street, Boston, MA 02215

$48

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Sunday

Nate Swain's Amazing Immersive Mural Exhibition

Sunday, February 24, 6:00 PM

Artists for Humanity, 100 W 2nd Street, Boston, MA 02127

FREE

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Skip the Small Talk at Brooklyn Boulders

Sunday, February 24, 7:00 PM — 9:30 PM

Brooklyn Boulders Somerville,12 Tyler Street, Somerville, MA 02143

FREE

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Monday 

Opioid Epidemic and Harm Reduction Approaches: Working at the Intersection of Social Work, Public Health, and Emergency Services

Monday, February 25, 5:30 PM — 7:00 PM

Kilachand Center, 610 Commonwealth Avenue, Floor 1, Boston, MA 02215

FREE

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Julia Mejia Presents: Black Millennial Voices and the City Council

Monday, February 25, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

376 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

FREE

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Tuesday-1

MIT Water Night 2019: The Wonders of Water

Tuesday, February 26, 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM

MIT Water Club, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

FREE

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Rouse Visiting Artist Lecture: David Hartt, “Urban Futures of the Recent Past”

Tuesday February 26, 6:30 PM — 8:00 PM

Harvard GSD, Gund Hall, Piper Auditorium, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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 Wednesday-1

Tour: The Bauhaus and Harvard

Wednesday, February 27, 3:30 PM — 4:30 PM

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

FREE with museum admission

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Askwith Forums – Still Separate and Unequal: Reducing Poverty, Inequality, and Racial Injustice in the U.S.

Wednesday, February 27, 5:30 PM — 7:00 PM

Harvard Graduate School of Education, Longfellow Hall, 13 Appian Way, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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The Changemaker Connection Chat

Wednesday, February 27, 5:30 PM

WeWork, 745 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA

FREE

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Robotland: The Future of Policy and Work in an AI World

Wednesday, February 27, 6:00 PM — 7:15 PM

Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

FREE

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Bending the Arc: The Story of Partners In Health and the Fight for Global Health Equity

Wednesday, February 27, 6:00 PM — 7:30 PM

Klarman Hall, Harvard Business School, Kresge Way, Boston, MA 02163

FREE

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Designing Boston: Building Community

Wednesday, February 27, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

Boston Society of Architects/AIA, 290 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210

FREE

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Becoming a Social Changer

Wednesday, February 27, 6:30 PM — 8:00 PM

WeWork, 1 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108

FREE

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Stefan Sagmeister at Suffolk University

Wednesday, February 27, 6:30 PM — 9:00 PM

Sargent Hall, 120 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02108

FREE

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