Week 6 Schedule

Tuesday July 10

4-5pm meeting to plan for data storage and cloud computing (574 Boston, Rm 401)

Wednesday July 11

5-8pm georeferencing and chain feedback, with pizza (location TBA)


Week 5 Schedule

Thursday July 5

  • Talks by Ruth Greenwood and Nick Stephanopoulos: Legal Stuff, 1 and 1:30pm, at SoGo

Friday July 6

  • Talk by Jim Thatcher: Spatial Stuff at 9 a.m. at SoGo (slides)

Week 4 Schedule

Tuesday June 26

  • Talk by Moon on random walks and “p vs. ε theorems” at 4:45 p.m. at SoGo.

Wednesday June 27

  • Talk by Keith Gaddie: Is the Redistricting Problem Math, Systems, or People? A Dialogue  at 6:30 p.m. at SoGo.

Friday June 29

  • Talk by Nestor Guillen on Optimal Transport and Redistricting 4:00 p.m. at MIT in 32-155


Week 3 Schedule

All workdays this week are 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Additional events are listed below.

Monday June 18

  • Talk by Sophia Caldera (& Moon)  on Redistricting Court Cases at 4:45 p.m. (SoGo)

Thursday June 21

  • Talk by Doug Spencer on Racial Gerrymandering at 4:45 p.m. (SoGo)

Friday June 22

  • Talk by Iván Espinosa-Madrigal on Coalition Claims at 4 p.m. (MIT)



Week 2 Schedule

Monday June 11

  • Workday from 10-12, 2-4
  • Talk by Maia Woluchem on Neighborhood Change and Communities of Interest, 6:00 p.m. at MIT 32-G882

Tuesday June 12

  • Workday from 10-12, 2-4
  • Talk by Moon Duchin on the Voting Rights Act and Racial Gerrymandering, 4:45 p.m. at Tufts Sophia Gordon Room

Wednesday June 13

  • Workday from 10-12, 2-4
  • Talk by Justin Solomon on Optimal Transport, 4:45 p.m. at MIT 32-G882

Thursday June 14

  • Workday  **10-2**
  • Talk by Eitan Hersh on Data in Election Science at 3:00 p.m. at Tufts Sophia Gordon Room
  • Talk by Jeanne Clelland on Intro to Social Choice Theory at 4:45 p.m. at Tufts Sophia Gordon Room

Friday June 15

  • All-Institute Regroup (place & time TBA). One undergrad from each group will summarize the group’s work from this week.
  • Talk by Moon Duchin at 4 p.m. on Partisan Metrics (Efficiency Gap, etc) at Tufts Sophia Gordon Room


Week 1 Schedule

You can see the schedule for week 1 here, and a checklist of new skills here.