Events

Thursday, February 11

2016 Horticulture School

2016 Horticulture School

Class/ Workshop

Professional Training for Arborists, Garden Retail, Lawn, Landscape and Nursery Professionals

Wegman Lodge in Seneca Park, NY  
February 2016 Healthy Ulster Council

February 2016 Healthy Ulster Council

CCE Ulster

Healthy Ulster Council Meeting Please join us to become part of our collaborative to prevent chronic disease and to network with fellow colleagues and...

 
Love Our Family Pasta Bash - Family Night Outing

Love Our Family Pasta Bash - Family Night Outing

CCE Franklin

4-H Tribal Mentoring Program offers the 4th Annual Love Our Family Pasta Bash is open to all registered 4-H Youth and their immediate Families of the 4-H...

 
Window Replacement Workshop 2/11 Albany

Window Replacement Workshop 2/11 Albany

CCE Albany

Window Replacement Workshop This class is designed to teach landlords, homeowners, tenants, and contractors how to replace old windows using lead safe work...

 
AAP NYC Group Show: 26 Broadway

AAP NYC Group Show: 26 Broadway 8:00am

Exhibit / Art

26 Broadway features work created by B.F.A. students during the spring 2015 semester at AAP NYC. Artists in the exhibition include: Rebecca Allen...

Olive Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
Andrea Simitch and Val Warke: Shared Spaces/The Berserker's Tale

Andrea Simitch and Val Warke: Shared Spaces/The... 8:00am

Exhibit / Architecture, Art

The Baer Art Center is located on a seaside farm in northwestern Iceland, approximately 400km from the capital, Reykjavik. Its setting on the east coast of...

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
Upstate '70s: The Soul of a Documentary Photographer

Upstate '70s: The Soul of a Documentary... 8:00am

Exhibit / Art

Around 1972, as an independent study with faculty at Rochester Institute of Technology, Bill Staffeld began photographing with slow speed black and white...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
Farm & Family Business Succession Planning Seminar

Farm & Family Business Succession Planning... 8:30am

Class/ Workshop

This seminar examines legal and tax implications of transferring farm and family businesses to the next generation. Designed to provide attendees with an...

Embassy Suites Hotel, Syracuse, NY  
Gods and Scholars: Studying Religion at a Secular University

Gods and Scholars: Studying Religion at a... 9:00am

Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

From its founding in 1865, Cornell University has been firmly nonsectarian, welcoming students and faculty of any religion, or no religion. However, this did...

Kroch Library, Hirshland Gallery, Level 2B  
Yuriy Chernets: In a Different Light: Nighttime Photography

Yuriy Chernets: In a Different Light: Nighttime... 9:00am

Exhibit / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

New York City by day is strong, sharp, and uncompromising. The nighttime photography seen in this exhibition offers a dreamy reality with softer lines,...

AAP NYC  
A Celebration of Life: Delicate Watercolors by Wilma Gilmore

A Celebration of Life: Delicate Watercolors by... 10:00am

Exhibit / Cornell Plantations

In her prime, Willie was an avid gardener and for decades she enjoyed visiting Cornell Plantations, where she was a long-time volunteer and active member and...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center  
Cornell Art Faculty 2016

Cornell Art Faculty 2016 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

Every two years faculty in Cornell’s Department of Art are invited to exhibit work at the Johnson, providing an opportunity for both the university community...

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  
Revealed: WPA Murals from Roosevelt Island

Revealed: WPA Murals from Roosevelt Island 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

In 1935, the Federal Art Project (FAP), a subdivision of President Roosevelt’s Work Progress Administration (WPA), was established. Over the next decade,...

Johnson Museum of Art  
The fire is gone but we have the light: Rirkrit Tiravanija & Korakrit Arunanondchai

The fire is gone but we have the light: Rirkrit... 10:00am

Exhibit

Rirkrit Tiravanija (Thai, b. Argentina, 1961) collaborated with more than forty master printers, graduate and undergraduate students, and others on his...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Tradition, Transmission, and Transformation in East Asian Art

Tradition, Transmission, and Transformation in... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

The long history of interaction between China, Korea, and Japan formed an identifiable East Asian cultural sphere based on shared traditions of Confucian...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Study Abroad 101

Study Abroad 101 11:00am

These meetings cover factors to consider when selecting a program, the study abroad application and approval process, and other important information. All...

Mann Library, 102  
Cornell Club of Sarasota-Manatee - Luncheon

Cornell Club of Sarasota-Manatee - Luncheon 11:30am

Alumni

Thursday, May 12Cornell Club of Sarasota-ManateeRed and White LuncheonRich OdellHeadmaster, IMB AcademyMichael's On East11:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.For event...

Sarasota, FL  
Brown Bag Lunch Webinar Series for Farmers’ Market Farmers and Vendors

Brown Bag Lunch Webinar Series for Farmers’... 12:00pm

Webinar

The Farmers Market Federation of NY and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County will be hosting a Brown Bag Lunch Webinar Series for farmers market...

 
CIRTLCast: Recognizing and Handling Acceptable and Unacceptable Student Behavior

CIRTLCast: Recognizing and Handling Acceptable... 12:00pm

Teaching in the US Webinar Series Online discussions about teaching at North American universities, held monthly by live webconference between graduate...

Online at www.cirtl.net/events  
Introduction to Zotero via Web Ex

Introduction to Zotero via Web Ex 12:00pm

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

This interactive online workshop will introduce you to the free PDF and citation management tool, Zotero (zotero.org). This session will cover the basics of...

Olin Library  
SEAP Gatty Lecture Series

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series 12:00pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Southeast Asia Program

"Buddha Shrines: A Cross-Cultural Study of Thailand, Myanmar, and Sri Lanka" Chotima Chaturawong, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Architecture, Silpakorn...

Kahin Center  
"Power, Principles, and Practices for Global Security"

"Power, Principles, and Practices for... 12:15pm

Seminar / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Global Cornell

Nancy W. Gallagher, Interim Director, Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland and Senior Research Scholar, School of Public Policy,...

Uris Hall, G-08  
Information Session: Exploring Connections Between Student Well-Being and Active Learning Study

Information Session: Exploring Connections... 12:15pm

Research / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Interested in participating in a study exploring the connections between student well-being in the classroom and active learning? Whether you have a lot of...

ILR Conference Center  
Cornell dots: Fluorescent silica nanoparticles for bioimaging and nanomedicine

Cornell dots: Fluorescent silica nanoparticles... 12:20pm

Seminar / Fiber Science & Apparel Design

Despite significant promise of nanomaterials in medicine, few colloidal materials make the transition into the realm of clinical applications. Silica...

Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, G87  
Lived Experience of Household Water Insecurity in Kenya and Honduras

Lived Experience of Household Water Insecurity... 12:20pm

Division of Nutritional Sciences

As part of the NS 6980 International Nutrition Seminar, Dr. Sera Young (PCM) and Dr. Monroe Weber-Shirk (Engineering) will discuss the lived experience of...

 
Physics Department Special Seminar

Physics Department Special Seminar 12:20pm

Seminar / LASSP, Physics

Anna Böhmer, Division of Materials Science & Engineering, The Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, will present a Physics Department special...

Clark Hall, 700  
NBB Special Seminar Series

NBB Special Seminar Series 12:30pm

Neurobiology and Behavior

Dr. Andrew Gordus; The Influence of Dynamic Neuronal States on Perception

Corson/Mudd Hall, A106 Morison Room  
Anna Warfield: Substantial Fragility

Anna Warfield: Substantial Fragility 2:05pm

Exhibit / Art

Substantial Fragility, an exhibit by Anna Warfield (B.F.A. '17), will showcase and investigate the action of the mind, how it functions in relation to...

Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
Scaling up Climate-smart Rice Production in West Africa

Scaling up Climate-smart Rice Production in... 2:30pm

Seminar / Institute for African Development, Sustainability

Erika Styger is the Associate Director of the SRI International Network and Resources Center (SRI-Rice) at International Programs, CALS, Cornell University....

Uris Hall, G08  
Finding Images and Visual Media

Finding Images and Visual Media 3:00pm

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

Join us for an introduction to finding and using images and visual media from Cornell's digital image collections and other resources. We will survey Flickr,...

Uris Library, Classroom  
Introductory EndNote

Introductory EndNote 3:00pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Endnote is an easy-to-use citation management tool that helps you store, organize, cite, and share your research. Â This hands-on introductory workshop will...

Albert R. Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
A&S - Exploring Careers for Seniors

A&S - Exploring Careers for Seniors 3:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Arts & Sciences Career Services

This workshop is designed to assist senior Arts and Sciences students in choosing a career path. Ana will show you some tools for determining your academic...

 
"Entropy-Stabilized Oxides"

"Entropy-Stabilized Oxides" 4:00pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering

Seminar for MSE with Prof. Jon-Paul Maria, from North Carolina State University. Refreshments in 260 Bard Hall at 3:30 p.m. Seminar in Kimball B11 at 4:00pm.

Kimball Hall, B11  
How to publish a paper in Nature

How to publish a paper in Nature 4:00pm

Lecture / Astronomy

Nature is one of the world's leading scientific journals, publishing many papers that receive wide attention by the general public. But, Nature is very...

Space Sciences Building, 105  
BME 7900 Seminar: Nelly Andarawis-Puri

BME 7900 Seminar: Nelly Andarawis-Puri 4:15pm

Seminar / Biomedical Engineering

Nelly Andarawis-Puri speaks about: "Degeneration and Repair of Impaired Tendon Function"

Cornell Campus, 226 Weill Hall  
CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 2/11

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 2/11 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Music

Malcolm Bilson (Cornell University) presents "What Can We Take from Early Recordings (Or Should We?)."

Lincoln Hall, 124  
Elizabeth A. Povinelli, "Toxic Sovereignties in Geontopower"

Elizabeth A. Povinelli, "Toxic... 4:30pm

Lecture / Society for the Humanities

Elizabeth A. Povinelli, Society for the Humanities 2015-16 Senior Scholar in Residence, and Franz Boas Professor of Anthropology at Columbia University, will...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Lewis Auditorium, G76  
DSLR Workshop: Getting the Image Right in Camera

DSLR Workshop: Getting the Image Right in Camera 5:00pm

Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

In this hands-on DSLR workshop, explore how to capture and produce high quality images which will significantly reduce editing time. Learn to make practical...

Tjaden Hall, Room 324  
Keeton House Dining Room celebrates Black History Month

Keeton House Dining Room celebrates Black... 5:00pm

Ceremony/Observance, Cultural, Food/Catering / Cornell Dining

Black history. Beautiful. Innovative. Political. Inspiring. We're celebrating Black History Month with a special menu featuring Caribbean & Costa Rican...

William T. Keeton House, Keeton House Dining Room  
Kripalu Yoga

Kripalu Yoga 5:00pm

Dean of Students

Open to all Cornell students for free. All skills welcome. Increase your physical and mental well-being. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. Come about 5...

Willard Straight Hall, 215, Garden Room  
Information Session - CCA Individual Grant Program

Information Session - CCA Individual Grant Program 5:15pm

Meeting / Cornell Council for the Arts

Join Stephanie Owens (CCA Director) and Erin Emerson (Program Coordinator) to address any questions you may have regarding project feasibility, budgets,...

Sibley Hall, B1  
POSTPONED: Korakrit Arunanondchai

POSTPONED: Korakrit Arunanondchai 5:15pm

Lecture / Johnson Museum of Art

POSTPONED due to illness. New date to be announced. Korakrit Arunanondchai, born and raised in Bangkok, is an avid collaborator with a wide-ranging artistic...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Cornell Men's Tennis Reception NYC

Cornell Men's Tennis Reception NYC 6:00pm

Athletic, Food/Catering, Special Event, Networking / Athletics, Alumni

Support and celebrate the Cornell Men's Tennis Team at a special reception before they compete at the ECAC Championship (February 12-14, 2016) in New...

Cornell Club of New York, Fall Creek Room  
Groundswell’s Farm Business Planning Course

Groundswell’s Farm Business Planning Course 6:00pm

Class/ Workshop

Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming will once again be conducting a 10-week Farm Business Planning Course, beginning in January 2016, for those...

Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming  
Pruning the tree of life:  Extinction and the urgency of species exploration

Pruning the tree of life: Extinction and the... 6:00pm

Lecture

Dr. Quentin Wheeler, President of SUNY ESF and former Prof. of Entomology at Cornell, gives this keynote presentation during the Paleontological Research...

Goldwin Smith Hall, G64  
Master Composter Training

Master Composter Training 6:30pm

Lecture, Seminar, Special Event, Tour, Class/ Workshop / Crop and Soil Sciences (CSS), CCE Tompkins

Become a MASTER COMPOSTER! Ten in-depth classes and volunteering train an enthusiastic group committed to promoting responsible composting. Classes are held...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County  
Cornell SEA Presents: Ithaca Hummus Talk & Tasting

Cornell SEA Presents: Ithaca Hummus Talk &... 7:00pm

Sustainability

Come learn about the Ithaca Hummus Company and sample products

Sage Hall, B01  
Weekly Ithaca Tangueros Practica and Free Intro Lesson

Weekly Ithaca Tangueros Practica and Free Intro... 7:00pm

Dance (Social), Class/ Workshop / Student Organization

Free tango lesson from 7:00-8:00. Taught by local tango instructor Juan Brache. Tango dance practice (practica) from 8:00-10:30. Shreyas Shah, DJ. Tango...

Physical Sciences Building, Baker Portico  
Spectre

Spectre 9:30pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2015 > UK/USA > Directed by Sam Mendes With Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Lea Seydoux In the latest installment of the James Bond films, a cryptic message...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Thursday, February 11