Events

Friday, October 31

Big Red Football Mid-'60s Reunion Weekend

Big Red Football Mid-'60s Reunion Weekend 12:00am

Alumni

Cornell Football Players and Coaches:On Princeton Weekend in Ithaca in 2012, the 1964 Team held a reunion. It was attended by approximately 30 former players...

Ithaca, NY  
CAU travel program: New Paltz, NY: The 2014 Midterm Election: A Weekend Seminar, with Glenn Altschuler and Nick Salvatore

CAU travel program: New Paltz, NY: The 2014... 12:00am

Alumni

In the wake of the breathtakingly tense presidential campaign leading up to Barack Obama's re-election in 2012, we now have the chance to assess what may...

New Paltz, New York, Mohonk Mountain House  
Conference in Honor of Allen W. Wood

Conference in Honor of Allen W. Wood

Conference/Workshop / Philosophy, German Studies

"German Philosophy & the Ethics of Belief". Friday, Oct. 31, 9 am - 1 pm in 2B48 Olin Library Friday, Oct. 31, 2:30 - 7:30 pm in 401 Physical Sciences...

Olin Library and Physical Sciences Building  
New Paltz: The 2014 Midterm Election: A Weekend Seminar with CAU

New Paltz: The 2014 Midterm Election: A Weekend...

Tour / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

In the wake of the breathtakingly tense presidential campaign leading up to Barack Obama’s re-election in 2012, we now have the chance to assess what may...

 
The Past and Future of Fiber Science & Apparel Design: Common Ground, Evolving Mission, New Solutions

The Past and Future of Fiber Science &... 7:00am

Exhibit / Fiber Science & Apparel Design

The Department of Fiber Science & Apparel Design welcomes you to their exhibit celebrating the sesquicentennial of Cornell University. This display utilizes...

Human Ecology Building (HEB), Elizabeth Schmeck Brown Costume and Textile Gallery  
Better Process Control School - Acidified Foods

Better Process Control School - Acidified Foods 8:00am

Class/ Workshop / Food Science

The Better Process Control Schools (BPCS) certify supervisors of thermal processing systems, acidification, and container closure evaluation programs for...

New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Food Research Lab  
For a Quart of Ale Is a Dish Fit for a King

For a Quart of Ale Is a Dish Fit for a King 8:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Whether at the Chapter House near Cornell or an upscale pub in Manhattan, the craft beer movement may seem like a new phenomenon — but it has deep roots in...

Mann Library, Lobby  
Gensler: Shanghai Tower

Gensler: Shanghai Tower 8:00am

Exhibit / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

At mid-century, Shanghai will be the gateway city of the world's leading economy. With an integrated approach to design and technology, Shanghai Tower...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
In Contesto: in context Cornell Urban and Regional Study in Rome

In Contesto: in context Cornell Urban and... 8:00am

Exhibit / City and Regional Planning

Students in the urban studies Rome Workshop, CRP 4160, spend 20 hours per week in neighborhoods exploring public space, urban design, social housing,...

West Sibley Gallery  
Print Text Language

Print Text Language 8:00am

Exhibit / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

The artist's book is variously defined. It can range from casual and diaristic to meticulously editioned, from intimate to intended for mass consumption, and...

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
Anthropology Colloquium: Jewish Studies in the Disciplines Conference

Anthropology Colloquium: Jewish Studies in the... 9:30am

Conference/Workshop / Anthropology

Alanna Cooper (Case Western Reserve); Ayala Fader (Fordham University); Barbara Johnson (Ithaca College)

Statler Hall, 351  
In and Out of the Disciplines Conference on Jewish Studies and Anthropology.

In and Out of the Disciplines Conference on... 9:30am

Conference/Workshop, Cultural, Lecture / Near Eastern Studies, Anthropology

“Backing Into Anthropology and Jewish Studies by Way of the South Indian Jews” Barbara Johnson (Ithaca) “Saving ‘At Risk’ Ultra-Orthodox Jews : Life...

Statler Hall, 351  
An Eye for Detail: Dutch Painting from the Leiden Collection

An Eye for Detail: Dutch Painting from the... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

A yearlong exhibition presents twelve paintings from the New York-based Leiden Collection, one of the most important private collections 17th-century Dutch...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Career Conversation with Vivian Schiller, Russian '83, Head of News at Twitter

Career Conversation with Vivian Schiller,... 10:00am

Class/ Workshop

Have an informal conversation with an A&S alum. This is an opportunity to learn about their career story and ask questions about themselves and their career...

Physical Sciences Building  
Challah for Hunger

Challah for Hunger 10:00am

Charity/Fundraiser

Hungry? Treat yourself to some challah! Challah is a sweet and delicious bread that you can enjoy in four flavors: cinnamon sugar, raisin, plain, and...

 
Halloween Bake Sale

Halloween Bake Sale 10:00am

Charity/Fundraiser

Halloween Bake Sale! All proceeds go to helping FootPrints fund service trips to deliver the shoes we have collected!

Willard Straight Hall, Fourth Floor Lobby  
Introduction to ArcGIS I

Introduction to ArcGIS I 10:00am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library

This workshop will familiarize you with some of the basic concepts and features of ArcGIS and some fundamentals of GIS mapping and analysis. You will work...

Uris Library, Classroom B05  
Jie (Boundaries): Contemporary Art from Taiwan

Jie (Boundaries): Contemporary Art from Taiwan 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

Through the lens of different generations of contemporary artists from Taiwan, this multimedia exhibition examines the effects of globalization on the...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Station Town Hall Meeting

Station Town Hall Meeting 10:00am

The Station Town Hall meeting will be held to discuss the most recent version of the strategic plan. The meeting will provide a brief overview of the...

New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Jordan Hall Auditorium  
Surrealism and Magic

Surrealism and Magic 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art, Kroch Library

Inspired by the magic-themed library of artist Kurt Seligmann, acquired by Cornell upon his death, this exhibition explores the surrealists' interest in...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Trick-or-Treat at Carol's Café

Trick-or-Treat at Carol's Café 10:00am

Food/Catering / Cornell Dining

Got your Halloween costume ready? Stop by Carol's Café in Balch Hall's Carol Tatkon Center between 10am and noon on Friday, in costume, for a free Halloween...

Carol Tatkon Center, Carol's Café  
AIIS Fall 2014 Speaker Series: Namgyal Tsepak

AIIS Fall 2014 Speaker Series: Namgyal Tsepak 11:15am

Lecture / American Indian Program

AIIS Speaker Series is a graduate seminar featuring talks that assist in centering indigenous knowledge in academia. The upcoming presentation is titled,...

Caldwell Hall, 400  
Dorothea Tholl / Virginia Tech

Dorothea Tholl / Virginia Tech 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology

“Volatile compounds at the plant-environment interface: Multifunctionality and biochemical plasticity”

Plant Science Building, 404  
Seminar with Patricia Parker (Stanford)

Seminar with Patricia Parker (Stanford) 12:00pm

Seminar / College of Arts & Sciences, English

"Reconfiguring Shakespeare: Facing Figures, Buying Time, Arts of Calculation, Final Reckonings" Please rsvp by email: ser93@cornell.edu

Goldwin Smith Hall, GS 258, English Lounge  
Swine in Research

Swine in Research 12:00pm

Lecture / Veterinary College

Dr. Todd Pavek will give a lecture on the use of swine as research models for disease. Dr. Todd Pavek is a laboratory animal veterinarian for the Center for...

Schurman Hall, LH 1  
Adaptation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis within and between Hosts

Adaptation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis within... 12:15pm

Seminar / Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary College

Caitlin Pepperell, M.D. Assistant Professor of Medical Microbiology & Immunology and Medicine Dept. of Medical Microbiology & Immunology University of...

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Peter Rogers (Harvard) - The Water, Food, Energy, Nexus: Does it make Sense?

Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Peter... 12:15pm

Seminar / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, College of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Systems Engineering

Peter Rogers has served as Gordon McKay Profes­sor of Environmental Engineering at Harvard University, since 1974 and became emeritus in 2012. He was a...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
Sensational Humanities

Sensational Humanities 1:00pm

Conference/Workshop / The Society for the Humanities

SOCIETY FOR THE HUMANITIES / COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES SEQUICENTENNIAL CONFERENCE The Society for the Humanities has served as an international leader of...

A.D. White House  
CU Music: Composers' Forum 10/31

CU Music: Composers' Forum 10/31 1:30pm

Seminar / Department of Music

Guest composer Rand Steiger presents his recent music. Steiger joined the Music Department at U.C. San Diego in 1987, where he currently serves as Department...

Lincoln Hall, 316  
Law, Psychology & Human Development Lecture Series with Brian H. Bornstein

Law, Psychology & Human Development Lecture... 2:00pm

Lecture / Human Ecology Human Development, Human Development

"Juror Perceptions of Indentification witnessess: Estimating the Impact of Estimator Variables" Brian H. Bornstein Prof. Psychology Courtesy Prof. Law U of...

Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, G87  
Billiards Skills Workshop

Billiards Skills Workshop 3:00pm

Networking / Student Organization

We will be holding a skills workshop to review the basics and fundamentals for playing pool; players of all skills levels are encouraged to attend. There...

Robert Purcell Community Center, Billiards Room  
Property and Community

Property and Community 3:00pm

Seminar / Development Sociology

In the Politics, Aristotle suggests that “the regulation of property is the chief point of all, that being the question upon which all revolutions turn.” ...

Academic Surge A, 109  
CAM Colloquium: Peter Frazier (Cornell ORIE) - Optimal Learning for Molecular Discovery

CAM Colloquium: Peter Frazier (Cornell ORIE) -... 3:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Mathematics, Center for Applied Mathematics

Scientists use laboratory experiments to search for molecules with desirable properties, e.g., that make efficient solar cells; or that cure cancer. The...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655  
Cognitive Science @ Cornell Colloquium Series

Cognitive Science @ Cornell Colloquium Series 3:30pm

Neural Representations of Language Meaning Tom M. Mitchell E. Fredkin University Professor Machine Learning Department Carnegie Mellon University How...

202 Uris Hall  
MBG Friday Seminar Series:  Stephen Bell- "Archaeal Chromosome Dynamics"

MBG Friday Seminar Series: Stephen Bell-... 4:00pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

MBG Friday Seminar Speaker Stephen Bell Indiana University Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry Title: "Archaeal Chromosome Dynamics" Hosts: Joe Peters and...

Biotechnology Building, G10  
The Daily Planet: A Journalist Reviews the Bidding after 30 Years of Exploring Environmental Science from the Amazon to the Arctic

The Daily Planet: A Journalist Reviews the... 4:00pm

Seminar / Biogeochemistry and Environmental Biocomplexity, Sustainability

Andrew Revkin writes the Dot Earth blog at the New York Times after many years as a NYT reporter on environmental science issues. He has also written several...

Corson/Mudd Hall, Morison Room, A106  
EGSA Halloween Ice Cream Social

EGSA Halloween Ice Cream Social 4:45pm

Food/Catering / Engineering

Ice cream provided by EGSA! Costumes are welcome! Open to the graduate community. Partially funded by the GPSAFC.

Upson Hall, Upson Lounge  
Fuertes Observatory - Trick or Treat!

Fuertes Observatory - Trick or Treat! 5:00pm

Special Event / Astronomy

Students, families, everyone is invited to come by historic Fuertes Observatory. The Cornell Astronomical Society will be hosting public observing with some...

Fuertes Observatory, Dome  
Haunted House

Haunted House 5:00pm

Gourd painting, sweet treats, spooky sights, and more in Becker’s haunted house party! Sponsored by the House Council

Carl Becker House, Common Room  
Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting 7:00pm

Meeting / Other

We play board games, card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games (RPGs). Attendance is free and open to anyone. Rules are taught for most games.

Goldwin Smith Hall, 156-164  
Once Upon A Nightmare

Once Upon A Nightmare 7:00pm

Community Center Programs

Once upon a nightmare where your terrors will come true, a forest full of twisted tales is sure to frighten you. Tread carefully down the breadcrumb trail,...

Willard Straight Hall, Browsing Library  
Mineola Twins

Mineola Twins 7:30pm

Theatre / Department of Performing and Media Arts

Play by Pulitzer Prize winning alumna Paula Vogel (MA '76). The story satirically examines women's experience and the women's movement over more than three...

Class of '56 Flexible Theatre  
The ACSP Combined Reception for CRP Alumni and Friends

The ACSP Combined Reception for CRP Alumni and... 7:30pm

Alumni

Please join current CRP students and Susan Christopherson, Professor and Chair of the Department of City and Regional Planning forThe ACSP Combined Reception...

Philadelphia, PA 19107  
Poetry Night with HC and SA David

Poetry Night with HC and SA David 9:00pm

Performance

A night of poetry, music, singing, and dancing. Come to participate or just enjoy the local talent.

Common Room, 235  
50th Annual Chimes Halloween Concert

50th Annual Chimes Halloween Concert 10:30pm

Music / Cornell Chimes

Calling all ghouls, ghosts and goblins to this annual music event featuring costumed chimesmonsters performing creepy music in spooky McGraw Tower. Costumes...

McGraw Tower  

Friday, October 31

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