Events and Activities

Browse current and upcoming events and activities happening at the Institute for Advanced Study.

Jan 21

AMIAS Trip to American Museum of Natural History

The trip fee is $30 for adults and $25 for children 2-12.Seats are limited.
Jan 22

Chess Lessons

10:00am | Housing Activities Room
This activity is for the IAS community only and is not open to the public.
Jan 23

English Conversation

Helen Goddard hosts English Conversation in her home. Please email Linda Cooper for further details at This event is not open to the general public.
Jan 23

Computer Science/Discrete Mathematics Seminar I

Active learning with "simple" membership queries
11:15am | S-101
An active learning algorithm for a classification problem has access to many unlabelled samples.
Jan 23

Fitness Center Training

11:30am | Fitness Center
Jan 23

Social Science Seminar

The School of Social Science Seminar meets each Monday.
Jan 23

Princeton University/Institute for Advanced Study Planet/Exoplanet Discussion Group

IRD: New Near-IR Spectrograph for Exoplanet Search around Cool Stars
12:30pm | Princeton University, Peyton Hall, Room 140
Cool stars (M dwarfs and brown dwarfs) are good targets in searching for small exoplanets in habitable zones.
Jan 23

Princeton University/Institute for Advanced Study Early Universe/Cosmology Lunch Discussion

Measuring the CMB Gravitational Lensing Potential with SPTpol
12:30pm | Institute for Advanced Study, West Building, West Seminar Room
Organizers are David Spergel, Princeton University; Jo Dunkley, Princeton University; and Matias Zaldarriaga, Institute for Advanced Study.
Jan 23

Members\' Seminar

Combinatorics of the amplituhedron
2:00pm | S-101
The tree amplituhedron $A(n,k,m)$ is the image in the Grassmannian $Gr(k,k+m)$ of the totally nonnegative part of $Gr(k,n)$, under a (map induced by a) linear map which is tota
Jan 24

Pottery Classes

Pottery classes given by Mechtild Bitter. Registration required. $15 fee charged for each class.