Events

Sunday, August 28

2016 State Fair Volunteers Oneida County

2016 State Fair Volunteers Oneida County

CCE Oneida

Oneida County 4-H is seeking individuals or clubs to help do STEM Make and Take activities at the State Fair in the 4-H Youth Building. Activities should be...

 
4-H State Fair Public Presentation Invitational

4-H State Fair Public Presentation Invitational

CCE Oswego

This year at the New York State Fair! The top ranked Presenters from the 4-H State Public Presentation event are being invited to speak at the New York State...

 
Homo Ludens: The Architecture of Play

Homo Ludens: The Architecture of Play 8:00am

Exhibit / Architecture

To toy with something is to manipulate it, to try it out within sets of contexts none of which is determinate. ~ Susan Stewart, On Longing Before Frank...

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
Polyphony

Polyphony 8:00am

Exhibit / Architecture

Polyphony is an interactive audio-visual installation that generates a simultaneous feedback loop between performance, image, and sound. Two juxtaposing...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
WVBR's Bound for Glory 50th Year Schedule

WVBR's Bound for Glory 50th Year Schedule 8:00am

AUG. 28 MARK RUST. What a fine songwriter and performer, with a lot of Ithaca sparkle in what he does. THIS IS THE START OF THE FIFTIETH YEAR. THERE...

Anabel Taylor Hall  
American Sojourns and the Collecting of Japanese Art

American Sojourns and the Collecting of... 10:00am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

For more than 250 years the Tokugawa government allowed foreigners only very limited access to Japan—that is, until 1853, when an American expedition led by...

Johnson Museum of Art  
JapanAmerica: Points of Contact, 1876-1970

JapanAmerica: Points of Contact, 1876-1970 10:00am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Focusing on Japan’s place in major international exhibitions held in the Americas from 1876 onward, and finishing with a look at Japan’s first world’s fair...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Japonisme: The First Wave and Beyond

Japonisme: The First Wave and Beyond 10:00am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

At the 1862 International Exhibition in London, Sir Rutherford Alcock, a former consul general in Japan and an early collector of Japanese material, mounted...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Matthew Schreiber: Crossbow

Matthew Schreiber: Crossbow 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

Matthew Schreiber’s immersive laser light installation Crossbow is named after a roller coaster in New Jersey. Reminiscent of optical devices found in...

Johnson Museum of Art  
We Went to the Fair

We Went to the Fair 10:00am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

The 1851 Crystal Palace Exposition in London is considered the first exhibition of its kind to showcase manufactured products from all over the world,...

Johnson Museum of Art  
LGBTQ+ Allies Brunch with GRF Stephen

LGBTQ+ Allies Brunch with GRF Stephen 10:30am

Food/Catering, Meeting

A brunch conversation with GRF Stephen. Don't have a meal plan? The first 10 people to email GRF Stephen will get in for free: skk86

Hans Bethe House, 140, Jansen's Dining Room  
Climate Smart Farming: New York State Farmers in Their Own Words

Climate Smart Farming: New York State Farmers... 12:00pm

Sustainability

The Cornell Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture (CICCA) works with Cornell researchers, extension specialists, and New York State farmers to...

 
Vintage Vision: Vogel, Vogue and the Art of "Gazette Du Bon Ton"

Vintage Vision: Vogel, Vogue and the Art of... 12:00pm

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Fiber Science & Apparel Design

In 1912 Lucien Vogel started a new magazine dedicated to presenting the fashions of the most prominent Parisian design houses in the most luxurious way...

Mann Library, Lobby  
Cascadilla Gorge Tour

Cascadilla Gorge Tour 1:00pm

Tour / Cornell Outdoor Education, Cornell Plantations

Come explore Ithaca’s gorges with knowledgeable Gorge Stewards! Have you wondered how the gorges throughout the Finger Lakes were formed? Do you want to...

Treman Triangle  
Dilmun Hill Work Party

Dilmun Hill Work Party 2:00pm

Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, Sustainability

Experience the latest in sustainable agricultural practices and support Dilmun Hill, Cornell’s student-run farm. Work alongside volunteers and student...

Dilmun Hill Student Farm (CUAES)  
Garden Explorations: Guided Tour of the Botanical Gardens at Cornell Plantations

Garden Explorations: Guided Tour of the... 2:00pm

Tour / Cornell Plantations

Enjoy a guided tour through the Botanical Garden and discover the beauty and diversity of our numerous theme gardens, including the Herb Garden, Flower...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center  
Dragon Inn

Dragon Inn 7:00pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, East Asia Program

New Digital Restoration. 1967 > Taiwan > Directed by King Hu With Shangguan Lingfeng, Shih Chun During the Ming dynasty, the emperor's minister of defense...

Willard Straight Theatre  
French Toast a la Mode

French Toast a la Mode 8:00pm

Food/Catering, Networking

Join GRF Pauline and SA Aditya for French Toast a la mode (with ice cream)! Everyone welcome!

North Baker Lounge  
The Lobster

The Lobster 9:20pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2016 > Greece > Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos With Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly In a dystopian near future, single people are taken to The...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Sunday, August 28