Events

September 14 - 20, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

2017-18 Club Leader Rally

Please use this page to register your Club/Group Representative for the 2017-18 4-H Leader Rally on Thursday, Sep 14th at 6pm at the Kingston Office.

EPA Lead RRP- Refresher 9/14/2017 Troy, NY

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-Refresher) September 14, 2017-TRAINING CLASSES-CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE *Please...

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

CNF Annual Meeting - 40th Anniversary Celebration

To celebrate our 40th anniversary, the CNF Annual Meeting will include special events and guest speakers to look back at our forty successful years in...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

Richard Zimmerman: Fall

A show of new sculptural works by Richard Zimmerman (M.F.A. '18).

Thesis and Dissertation Grad Write-Ins

Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and...

CIT Training: Adobe InDesign CC Getting Started

InDesign is a dynamic application with a variety of tools that make it ideal for creating and formatting multi-page publications such as newspapers, books,...

Joseph Kennedy and Sonny Eric Xu: Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context

This exhibition explores the art of the book with a display of fine printing, artists’ books, and other rare editions drawn from Cornell’s collections....

From the Darkness of the Sea: The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Glass Invertebrate Models

In 1882, at the request of Professor John Henry Comstock and with the support of President Andrew Dickson White, Cornell acquired 570 Blaschka glass sea...

Power, Haunting, and Resilience

Fourteen artists from Taiwan expose the lingering, often haunting effects of authoritarianism, social ideology, environmental disaster, international...

Sama Alshaibi: Silsila

Silsila consists of several photographic series and videos by artist Sama Alshaibi. Named for the Arabic word silsila, or “link,” the exhibition is meant to...

Group Show: ART 3606 Photography: The Constructed Image

Selected work by students in the spring 2017 class ART 3606 Photography: The Constructed Image. The exhibition includes work from the following...

Tree Phenology Walk Series

Tree Phenology Walk Series | Cayuga Nature Center Every Thursday through November 2, 2017 10:30 - 11:00 am Free for members, included with regular...

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

In this Consumer Issues Program, NY State Assistant Attorney General, Michael Danaher, will discuss issues surrounding leases, how security deposits are...

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series

"Appropriating Place: The Geographies of Colonial Invasion in Highland Aceh, Sumatra (Indonesia), 1904 – 1914" Matthew Minarchek, PhD Candidate, Department...

Abyss & Horizon: Political Existentialism and Humanity’s Midlife Crisis

Uriel Abulof, Senior Lecturer (U.S. rank of Associate Professor) of Politics at Tel Aviv University and Research Associate at the Liechtenstein Institute on...

Energy Engineering Seminar-Engineering Section Leader, Steve Beyers

Come listen to Engineering Section Leader at Cornell, Steve Beyers, talk about Geothermal Heat Pumps at Roosevelt Island. The Energy Engineering Seminars are...

CU Music: Midday Music at Lincoln 9/14

Midday Music at Lincoln: Malcolm Bilson, fortepiano, performs sonatas by Mozart and Haydn.

NBB Seminar Erich Jarvis; Rockefeller University

Deciphering the molecular mechanisms and evolution of vocal learning and spoken language

CIT Training: Getting Started with Photoshop

Photoshop is an exciting program with diverse tools that make it ideal for a variety of projects. Use it to create photographic special effects,...

The History of China’s Involvement in Africa: A Reflection of China’s Own Development

Jean Kachiga is Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and International Studies at SUNY Brockport. He has a Ph.D. in...

Cornell Library Inside Scoop for Graduate Students

Graduate students, new and returning: you’re invited to come and enjoy free ice cream and appetizers, drinks & door prizes while learning about Cornell...

"The Scales of Production Value: Intersectionality and the Culture of TV Development," Aymar Jean Christian (Northwestern University)

Aymar Jean “AJ” Christian (Northwestern University) will speak on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:30pm in the Film Forum. Aymar Jean “AJ” Christian is an...

Exploring Majors and Careers

Undecided? Unsure of what you want to study? Arts & Sciences students are invited to join us for a 2-part workshop designed to help you choose your major. ...

Meet & Repeat: A Pillsbury Institute Speed Networking Event

How can you maximize networking opportunities for your entrepreneurial journey in 5,400 seconds? Come to the Meet & Repeat at the Pillsbury Institute! At...

Musicology Colloquium: Jairo Moreno

Jairo Moreno, Associate Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, presents a talk on "Antenatal Listening and the Forms of Life/Death."

Reading by Quan Barry

Cornell Dept. of English / Creative Writing Program presents: Reading by Quan Barry, Poet & Novelist Quan Barry is the author of four books of poetry and...

Return from Leave of Absence

Meet other Cornell students who have also just come back from a leave. Ask and answer questions about how to come back from a leave, and join this group of...

Scarlett Yiou Zuo: Data Science Application with MongoDB and Amazon Web Services

After graduating from Cornell University, Scarlett Zuo (Ph.D. RS '14) started her career as a data scientist at Teralytics in Zurich, Switzerland, where she...

Towards an Archaeology of Identity

Lisa Nevett (University of Michigan Professor of Classical Archaeology; Director of IPCAA) is a classical archaeologist whose particular interest is in using...

Cornell Abroad Info Session: East Asia

Studying in East Asia will expand your horizons through an integrated academic experience chosen from the great diversity of traditions, customs, languages,...

Cornell Abroad Info Session: Sub-Saharan Africa

One continent, many countries, countless cultures. From university study in South Africa or Ghana to field research in Equatorial Guinea, Tanzania, or...

Objects from the Deep: The Art of Naiza Khan

Institute for Comparative Modernities (ICM) fall 2017 event: Artist-in-Residence Talk Naiza Khan Artist, London and Karachi

Certificate in Engaged Leadership Orientation (Entry to all Stages)

For students who want to turn their interest into involvement. For students already committed to community engagement or exploring/new to Cornell. Register...

Yoga

Open to all Cornell students (grads and undergrads) for Free. All skill levels welcome. Increase your physical and mental well-being. Some yoga mats are...

Lecture: Lenora Warren

Lenora Warren, assistant professor of English at Colgate University, will discuss “Useful Monsters: Black Bodies at War in Melville and Poe” in conjunction...

Advanced Compost Class Series

Fall is an excellent time to start or improve your home composting; fall leaves are coming! Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Advanced Compost series will help...

Advanced Compost series

Go beyond the basics and "dig deeper" into the art and science of composting in this three-class series: Class 1 (9/14) - how it works / the composting...

Langarita-Navarro Arquitectos, Madrid: Resistencias Blandengues: Soft Resistances

María Langarita and Víctor Navarro each received a Ph.D. in architecture from ETSA Madrid. They are lecturers in architectural projects at Universidad...

Personal Shopper

2016 > France > Directed by Olivier Assayas With Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz An ethereal and mysterious ghost story starring Kristen...

Weekly Tango Practica

Argentine tango is an improvised dance based on walking, listening, and maintaining a connection with one's partner. A FREE introductory lesson will be...

CU Music and Cornell Cinema present Hamlet

Hamlet: The great Danish actress Asta Nielsen produced and starred in this silent version of Hamlet based on an 1881 book that argued Hamlet was a woman. The...

The Killing

1956 > USA > Directed by Stanley Kubrick With Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Timothy Carey, Marie Windsor, Elisha Cook, Jr. A ruined race-track robbery scam...

Study Break: Chips & Salsa

Enjoy this crunchy treat with your favorite SAs!

Friday, September 15, 2017

4-H Outdoor Adventures: Oswego

4-H youth ages 10 and older are invited to attend the Outdoor Adventures: Oswego on Sept 15-17. This program is a 3 day camping weekend at the Amboy 4-H...

Andrew Dickson White Annual Summit for Greeks

An annual conference for alumni and student leaders that allows interaction between the two and spends time offering relevant trainings and discussions that...

Andrew Dickson White Annual Summit for Greeks 2017

For more information about this event please visit:...

Dine with the Winemakers Series - Masi at Taverna Banfi

Join us at our first Dine with the Winemaker Series event. Dinner will feature wines from the Masi winery in Italy including Masi Amarone and Masi...

EPA Lead RRP- Initial 09/15/2017 Troy

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-Initial) September 15, 2016 -TRAINING CLASSES-CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Farewell to Cassini

The Cassini spacecraft’s historic exploration will end with a dramatic crash into Saturn’s atmosphere on Sept. 15. To honor Cornell’s research role in...

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

Richard Zimmerman: Fall

A show of new sculptural works by Richard Zimmerman (M.F.A. '18).

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Hospitality Industry

The Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship is pleased to present the AI/Robotics in Hospitality Roundtable on September 15, 2017. Roundtable...

Thesis and Dissertation Grad Write-Ins

Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and...

"The Archive and the City of Bombay": An Inaugural Symposium

Symposium: The Archive and the City of Bombay Friday, September 15, 2017 A collaboration between the Cornell University Library and the...

Joseph Kennedy and Sonny Eric Xu: Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Memorandum

The East Sibley Exhibition Hallway rotating exhibition series presents Memorandum, a collection of photographs and letters that capture the past and current...

National PARK(ing) Day - Near Dairy Info Booth, Malott Hall / Big Red Barn, 626 Thurston Avenue (Near the Bridge)

PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks. There will be...

Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context

This exhibition explores the art of the book with a display of fine printing, artists’ books, and other rare editions drawn from Cornell’s collections....

"The Archive and the City of Bombay": An Inaugural Symposium

Symposium: The Archive and the City of Bombay Friday, September 15, 2017 A collaboration between the Cornell University Library and the...

Shrubs and Ground Covers for Bioswales and Tough Sites

Nina Bassuk, professor, Horticulture Section, and Peter Trowbridge, professor, Department of Landscape Architecture, will lead a course for landscape...

From the Darkness of the Sea: The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Glass Invertebrate Models

In 1882, at the request of Professor John Henry Comstock and with the support of President Andrew Dickson White, Cornell acquired 570 Blaschka glass sea...

Power, Haunting, and Resilience

Fourteen artists from Taiwan expose the lingering, often haunting effects of authoritarianism, social ideology, environmental disaster, international...

Sama Alshaibi: Silsila

Silsila consists of several photographic series and videos by artist Sama Alshaibi. Named for the Arabic word silsila, or “link,” the exhibition is meant to...

Group Show: ART 3606 Photography: The Constructed Image

Selected work by students in the spring 2017 class ART 3606 Photography: The Constructed Image. The exhibition includes work from the following...

Beth Piatote: Visions of Indigenous Law in Louise Erdrich’s La Rose

Lecture by Beth Piatote, Associate Professor, Native American Studies Department of Ethnic Studies, UC Berkeley * This lecture is part of the American...

NSF Graduate Fellowship Panel with Peter Beaucage

Presenter is NSF Fellow Peter Beaucage, with additional Fellow and faculty panelists. Please pre-register here if you want lunch

“Identification of Cellular and Physiological Regulation of Maize Biochemical Defense Using An Integrated Metabolomics, Transcriptomics, and Quantitative Genetics Approach” - Simon (Shaoqun) Zhou

Simon (Shaoqun) Zhou Graduate Student Exit Seminar Plant Biology, Cornell University Abstract: Natural variation in plant resistance against biotic stresses...

Dyson GSA Seminar: Erwin Knippenberg

This seminar will be on the topic: Resilience and the Dynamics of Food Insecurity: Evidence from Malawi Abstract: How should we measure resilience? Given...

Feel Good Fridays

An informal lunch discussion series where faculty, staff, community members, and students are invited to lead a discussion and answer questions over free...

Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Luncheon Seminar

Join us for FREE lunch and informal discussion with faculty about their current research/work in progress. Originated in 2004 and currently supported by the...

Influenza A virus assembly and replication in primary respiratory epithelial cell cultures

Andrew Pekosz, Ph.D. Professor Molecular Microbiology & Immunology John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public...

Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Natalie Mahowald (Cornell Atkinson Center) - The impacts of aerosol biogeochemistry and land use on reaching low climate targets.

The recent Paris agreements set the goal of reaching only 2 degrees of warming, and included provisions for carbon dioxide emission cuts which were voluntary...

Andrea Roberts: The Homeplace Aesthetic: Principles of Place Preservation in Deep East Texas's Vernacular African American Landscape

Andrea Roberts is an assistant professor of landscape architecture and urban planning at Texas A&M University and founder of The Texas Freedom Colonies...

Corn Foliar Fungicide Field Day

Please join Cornell Cooperative Extension for a field day to learn about the following researvch initiative outcomes: Research plots sprayed at V6 and at...

Siteimprove Web Accessibility Service Training

Siteimprove is a full-featured web accessibility management service available to all Cornell faculty and staff at the main Ithaca campus, Weill Cornell...

Harvest Kick Off Event at the Cornell Orchards Store

Come to the Cornell Orchards Store located at 709 Dryden Road on Friday, September 15 from 2-5pm and celebrate the start of the harvest season! Shop apples,...

Raith Seminar on Unique Nanofabrication and Microscopy Applications

Unique Nanofabrication and Microscopy Applications with Helium/Neon Ion Microscope and SEM-based EBL Instrumentation: Dr. Soeren Eyhusen, Carl Zeiss...

BME 7900 Seminar - Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, PhD

We welcome Dr. Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert, Professor and Department Chiar of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin, as our next seminar...

Anthropology  Colloquium:  Tatiana Chudakova

Tatiana Chudakova is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Tufts University. “Plant Work: Labor, Care, and Pharmacological...

CAM Colloquium: Megan Owen (Lehman College, CUNY) - Mean, Variance, and a Central Limit Theorem for the Billera-Holmes-Vogtmann Treespace

Abstract: Data generated in such areas as evolutionary biology and medical imaging are frequently tree-shaped, and thus non-Euclidean in nature. As a...

Chinese Student Association, Meet and Greet

Don't miss your chance to meet the executive board as well as other potential bigs and co-littles.

GSPS

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

MBG Friday Seminar with Huaxi Xu

Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics will be hosting Dr. Huaxi Xu for his "Novel Genes and Pathways Contributing to Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s and Related...

Chimes Concert

Extended chimes concerts in coordination with the annual Chimes Alumni Advisory Council meeting. Visitors welcome at all concerts!

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

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.

The Big Sick

2017 > USA > Directed by Michael Showalter With Zoe Kazan, Kumail Nanjiani, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano Based on comedian Kumail Nanjiani's real-life...

Loving Your Neighbor Through the Itty-Bitty Things

In his hot-off-the-press book entitled Practices of Love: Spiritual Disciplines for the Life of the World (Brazos, 2017), philosophy professor Kyle David...

Super Smash Bro Tournament

Come smash with your friends on the big screen!

The Big Sick

2017 > USA > Directed by Michael Showalter With Zoe Kazan, Kumail Nanjiani, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano Based on comedian Kumail Nanjiani's real-life...

Saturday, September 16, 2017

2017 Adirondack Harvest Festival

Sauasage and cheese making, wine crush and press, and other demos. Harvest Moon Hike and Hamlet to Hamlet Hike. For more information or to participate in...

4-H - Autumn Wild Edibles Training 4-H

The Autumn Wild Edibles Training is for NYS 4-H Educators, Leaders, Staff. This is an 8 hour required training if wild edibles is part of their CCE...

Andrew Dickson White Annual Summit for Greeks

An annual conference for alumni and student leaders that allows interaction between the two and spends time offering relevant trainings and discussions that...

Annual Cornell Chicken BBQ

Registration for event has CLOSED.

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Mushroom Growing Class

If you like mushrooms, come find out how easy it is to raise your own. It's a fun and inexpensive way to get a year-round, all-natural supply of mushrooms...

Cornell/Penn State Macroeconomics Confernence

Conference and Department Lectures Organized by Cornell Economists

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

Apple, Grape and Tart Cherry Collection Tour

The Clonal collection of the Plant Genetic Resources Unit, USDA-ARS, Geneva, NY is pleased to announce our Annual Open House. This is a two-hour walking tour...

Joseph Kennedy and Sonny Eric Xu: Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Memorandum

The East Sibley Exhibition Hallway rotating exhibition series presents Memorandum, a collection of photographs and letters that capture the past and current...

From the Darkness of the Sea: The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Glass Invertebrate Models

In 1882, at the request of Professor John Henry Comstock and with the support of President Andrew Dickson White, Cornell acquired 570 Blaschka glass sea...

Migration Celebration

With fall bird migration underway, it's a perfect time to celebrate these incredible avian journeys. During Migration Celebration, visitors may hear from...

Power, Haunting, and Resilience

Fourteen artists from Taiwan expose the lingering, often haunting effects of authoritarianism, social ideology, environmental disaster, international...

Sama Alshaibi: Silsila

Silsila consists of several photographic series and videos by artist Sama Alshaibi. Named for the Arabic word silsila, or “link,” the exhibition is meant to...

Chimes Concert

Extended chimes concerts in coordination with the annual Chimes Alumni Advisory Council meeting. Visitors welcome at all concerts!

Migration Celebration 2017

Come explore the Cornell Lab of Ornithology! Learn about bird migration, build a birdhouse, and watch scientists band wild birds. Enjoy interactive exhibits,...

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Garden Tours

Enjoy a guided tour and discover the beauty and diversity of our numerous gardens, including the Herb Garden, Flower Garden, Groundcover Collection, Tropical...

Keeton Casual Book Club with KC Member Kelly

Spend your Saturday snuggled up with a good book! DISCLAIMER: Blanket not provided

Cornell Football Opener at Delaware University

Big Red Football Season Opener vs. Delaware University

Cornell Country BBQ & Live Auction

Cornell University’s recipe for barbeque chicken goes back to 1955. This recipe, used for many Sullivan County chicken barbeque fundraisers, is famous for...

Chimes Concert

Extended chimes concerts in coordination with the annual Chimes Alumni Advisory Council meeting. Visitors welcome at all concerts!

Pina (3D)

Ithaca Premiere! 2011 > Germany > Directed by Wim Wenders With Pina Bausch, Regina Advento, Malou Airaudo This love letter to late German modern dance...

Bird Cams: Highlighting Community, Conservation, and Science

Join the Cornell Lab of Ornithology Bird Cams team for a free event as we celebrate the highlights, community, and insights from watching the cams—and...

Queen of the Desert

2017 > Morocco/USA > Directed by Werner Herzog With Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Damian Lewis, Robert Pattinson A curious and adventurous young woman eager...

The Big Sick

2017 > USA > Directed by Michael Showalter With Zoe Kazan, Kumail Nanjiani, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano Based on comedian Kumail Nanjiani's real-life...

Sunday, September 17, 2017

2017 Adirondack Harvest Festival

Sauasage and cheese making, wine crush and press, and other demos. Harvest Moon Hike and Hamlet to Hamlet Hike. For more information or to participate in...

Andrew Dickson White Annual Summit for Greeks

An annual conference for alumni and student leaders that allows interaction between the two and spends time offering relevant trainings and discussions that...

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Fall Family 4H Fun Horse Show and Picnic 2017

Fall Family 4-H Fun Horse Show and Picnic, Sunday, September 17, 10:00 am (rain or shine), Malone fairgrounds. Hamburgers and Hot Dogs provided. Bring your...

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

Joseph Kennedy and Sonny Eric Xu: Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Memorandum

The East Sibley Exhibition Hallway rotating exhibition series presents Memorandum, a collection of photographs and letters that capture the past and current...

From the Darkness of the Sea: The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Glass Invertebrate Models

In 1882, at the request of Professor John Henry Comstock and with the support of President Andrew Dickson White, Cornell acquired 570 Blaschka glass sea...

Power, Haunting, and Resilience

Fourteen artists from Taiwan expose the lingering, often haunting effects of authoritarianism, social ideology, environmental disaster, international...

Sama Alshaibi: Silsila

Silsila consists of several photographic series and videos by artist Sama Alshaibi. Named for the Arabic word silsila, or “link,” the exhibition is meant to...

Sunday Catholic Mass

The Cornell Catholic Community celebrates Mass every Sunday at 10:30 AM in Sage Chapel. All Are Welcome!

Heirloom Tomato Festival!

Calling all tomato lovers! Here's your chance to sample many varieties of heirloom tomatoes at one time, then take home some saved seeds so you can grow...

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Cornell/Penn State Macroeconomics Confernence

Conference and Department Lectures Organized by Cornell Economists

Dilmun Hill Work Party

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

Garden Tours

Enjoy a guided tour and discover the beauty and diversity of our numerous gardens, including the Herb Garden, Flower Garden, Groundcover Collection, Tropical...

Paint and Sip: Botanical Watercolors

Join us for an afternoon of painting and wine in this introduction to botanical watercolors, with acclaimed local artist Camille Doucet. Wine by the glass...

DIY String Art

Make this cool art project with SA Sam for her DIY Dorm Room series! Start brainstorming what shape you want to make!

Queen of the Desert

2017 > Morocco/USA > Directed by Werner Herzog With Nicole Kidman, James Franco, Damian Lewis, Robert Pattinson A curious and adventurous young woman eager...

Trevor Noah

Cornell Univeristy Program Board and MCFAB proudly present Trevor Noah Recently catapulted into the international spotlight, South African comedian Trevor...

WVBR's Bound for Glory Starts its 51st Year, Fall 2017

AUG. 27 DEBRA COWAN. Debra Cowan is a singer and interpreter of great songs, old and new. Some of her songs are centuries old, some were written...

Personal Shopper

2016 > France > Directed by Olivier Assayas With Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz An ethereal and mysterious ghost story starring Kristen...

Monday, September 18, 2017

Cornell ILR Sports Leadership Summit

Celebrate the innovators and trailblazers who have helped to shape the modern sports industry, and join in creating a fresh dialogue around key issues...

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Let's Preserve It! - Workshop Series

In the Finger Lakes region, we have over 6,500 farms and 1.5 M acres of farmland. We have an abundance of wild game and fish to harvest. What are we going to...

Using Your Personality Strengths for College & Career Success

You don’t have to be a super hero to have super powers. Everyone has personality strengths. In fact, knowing your natural talents, you can create a pathway...

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Jennifer and Kevin McCoy: Inhabiting the World We Made

In Inhabiting the World We Made, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy present recent projects that examine the marriage of architecture and psychology. Comprised of...

Kylie Corwin: Blue Baüm: My Home, My Trees

"On August 14, 2004, the eastern seaboard experienced a statewide power outage: a blackout. It was the day my family moved into our home, the blue house on...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Pauline Shongov and Aaron Glasser: Wax Notes

A new body of work by Pauline Shongov (B.F.A. '18) and Aaron Glasser '17, titled wax notes, explores the mortality/immortality of the moving image,...

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

Thesis and Dissertation Grad Write-Ins

Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and...

*CANCELED* Chemical Engineering Seminar: Mike Harold (University of Houston)

Dr. Mike Harold M.D. Anderson Professor and Chair Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Houston "Multi-Functional Structured...

Joseph Kennedy and Sonny Eric Xu: Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Memorandum

The East Sibley Exhibition Hallway rotating exhibition series presents Memorandum, a collection of photographs and letters that capture the past and current...

Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context

This exhibition explores the art of the book with a display of fine printing, artists’ books, and other rare editions drawn from Cornell’s collections....

CLASSE Seminar: Louisa Smieska, Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Scanning X-ray fluorescence at CHESS and The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Case studies in cultural heritage research" Abstract: Scanning x-ray fluorescence...

NLP Seminar: Felix Hill

"Grounded Language Learning in Simulated Worlds" Developing systems that can execute symbolic, language-like instructions in the physical world is a...

Colloquium @ Cornell Tech: Silvio Micali

"ALGORAND: A New Distributed Ledger" A distributed ledger is a tamperproof sequence of data that can be read and augmented by everyone. Distributed ledgers...

Labor Economics Workshop: David Jaume

David Jaume Cornell University, Ph.D. Candidate "The Labor Market Effects of an Educational Expansion: The case of Brazil from 1995 to 2014" Although most...

Veterans Colleague Network Group Monthly Meetings

The mission of the Cornell University Veterans Colleague Network Group is to raise the awareness of veteran and military personnel issues here at the...

NES Graduate Colloquia

Open to Near Eastern Studies Graduate Field, & Faculty. Monday, 9/18- Faculty Books in Progress: A Panel Discussion; Kim Haines-Eitzen, Deborah Starr, Ross...

12:10pm
SAP Seminar Series: "Interpreting Low and Falling Female Labor Force Participation in India: a Puzzle within a Puzzle" by Professor Alaka Basu

The global developmental urge to push women into paid employment is challenged in places like India where female labor force participation rates are...

Effect of vineyard floor management on soil health, vine growth, and wine sensory properties of Riesling

Ming-Yi Chou, Ph.D. candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture. Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Teaching and Learning Reading Group

Everyone is welcome to our weekly discussions about teaching and education research. Our reading group is open to faculty, staff and grad students. We meet...

Jugatae Entomology Seminar

Speaker: Peter Graystock Title: Engineering resistance: can in situ microbiome engineering increase bee survival during pesticide exposure?

Department of Physics Colloquium

General Physics Colloquium, Andy Ruina, John F. Carr Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Cornell...

Introduction to Endnote

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

Let's Meditate @ the BRB

Weekly Guided Mindfulness Meditation Come as you are, as often as you like, to practice this relaxing and restorative technique. These FREE sessions are 30...

MOLECULAR MEDICINE SEMINAR

Dr. Heather True, Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, Washington University School of Medicine, "Prions: 31 Flavors of Infectious Disease".

CCCI: China's dairy century: making, drinking and dreaming of milk

The Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Lecture Series, featuring interdisciplinary talks by scholars on issues in China today, runs every Monday this...

CMM G-Body Workshop

Meet CMM students, develop techniques for a successful semester academically and socially. Learn about our programs: Healthy Eating, Zumba, Yoga, Feel Good...

Crack the Case Interview

Prep for case-based interviewing, a popular style of questioning by employers within consulting and other career fields.

Using Your Personality Strengths for College & Career Success

Limited to freshmen and transfer students. Registration is required through Handshake.

Yoga

Open to all Cornell students (grads and undergrads) for Free. All skill levels welcome. Increase your physical and mental well-being. Some yoga mats are...

Ricardo Dominguez: #FearlessGestures: The Art of Disturbance

Ricardo Dominguez is a cofounder of The Electronic Disturbance Theater, a group who developed virtual sit-in technologies in solidarity with the Zapatistas...

Are We In A Constitutional Crisis?

Is the U.S. Constitution in crisis? Is democracy under threat? What opportunities might this moment present? Panel discussion & community conversation in...

The Machinery of Oppression

In a time of social justice, where do animals fit into the discussion about discrimination? Hahn Nyugen will lead a discussion on unraveling the roots of...

The Machinery of Oppression

In a time of social justice, where do animals fit into the discussion about discrimination? Hahn Nyugen will lead a discussion on unraveling the roots of...

Keeton Collective Meeting

Bring your creativity and programming ideas to Keeton Collective!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

2017 Conservation Education Days

2017 Conservation Education Days Tuesday September 26th with a rain date of September 27th. This is the Only Date Open at this Time. Join us at the Delta...

EPA Lead RRP-Initial 09/19/2017 Albany

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-INITIAL) September 2017-TRAINING CLASSES CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Making Kokedamas Workshop

SEPTEMBER 19th 2017 - Making Kokedamas Workshop When registering online, you can choose to mail in a check, pay via PayPal, or choose a one-time-use via...

Pressure Canning Class- Low Acid Foods

Register for the September 19th Pressure Canning Class for Low Acid Foods (Carrots and Stewed Tomatoes) here! Registration for event has CLOSED.

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Jennifer and Kevin McCoy: Inhabiting the World We Made

In Inhabiting the World We Made, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy present recent projects that examine the marriage of architecture and psychology. Comprised of...

Kylie Corwin: Blue Baüm: My Home, My Trees

"On August 14, 2004, the eastern seaboard experienced a statewide power outage: a blackout. It was the day my family moved into our home, the blue house on...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Pauline Shongov and Aaron Glasser: Wax Notes

A new body of work by Pauline Shongov (B.F.A. '18) and Aaron Glasser '17, titled wax notes, explores the mortality/immortality of the moving image,...

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

Resident Seminar Series

"What to Look For When Considering Your First Post-Residency Job." Panel presentation by Drs. Fiani, Goggs, Hackner and Luschini. This seminar is open to...

Thesis and Dissertation Grad Write-Ins

Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and...

Joseph Kennedy and Sonny Eric Xu: Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Memorandum

The East Sibley Exhibition Hallway rotating exhibition series presents Memorandum, a collection of photographs and letters that capture the past and current...

Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context

This exhibition explores the art of the book with a display of fine printing, artists’ books, and other rare editions drawn from Cornell’s collections....

From the Darkness of the Sea: The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Glass Invertebrate Models

In 1882, at the request of Professor John Henry Comstock and with the support of President Andrew Dickson White, Cornell acquired 570 Blaschka glass sea...

Power, Haunting, and Resilience

Fourteen artists from Taiwan expose the lingering, often haunting effects of authoritarianism, social ideology, environmental disaster, international...

Sama Alshaibi: Silsila

Silsila consists of several photographic series and videos by artist Sama Alshaibi. Named for the Arabic word silsila, or “link,” the exhibition is meant to...

International Talk like a Pirate Day

Celebrate International Talk like a Pirate Day with us at Risley Dining Room with special lunch and dinner menus! Grill: Spinach Arrrrr-tichoke Burgers ...

Behavioral Workshop - Alice Hsiaw

Alice Hsiaw Brandeis University Distrust in Experts and the Origins of Disagreement - Ing-Haw Cheng & Alice Hsiaw Persistent disagreement about substance...

CFSeminar: Siyu Zhu (Cornell University), "Measurement and Modeling of Woody Plant Water Transport Dynamics"

CFSeminar: Siyu Zhu (Cornell University), "Measurement and Modeling of Woody Plant Water Transport Dynamics" Climate change has caused extreme weather...

Cornell Health Economics Seminar

Dalton Conley, the Henry Putnam University Professor in Sociology at Princeton University, and he will be presenting “The Changing Genetic Architecture of...

September Stem Cell WIP

The Coonrod and White labs will present recent stem cell-related research.

Engaged Learning Workshop - Integrated Learning Through Reflection

These workshops focus on theory and practice of essential topics in community engagement and are open to all who are interested. Please click here to register.

Facilitating Effective Classroom Discussions

Interested in tools to help facilitate productive discussions in your course? This workshop addresses a variety of strategies used to encourage discussion...

A Pound of Flesh: Monetary Sanctions as Punishment for the Poor

This speaker is part of a lecture series for the class "Controversies About Inequality." About the book: "Over seven million Americans are either...

Fake News, Alternative Facts, and Misinformation: Learning to critically evaluate media sources

In the high-speed world of reality-optional politics, “alternative” facts, and “fake” news, how can you identify news sources that are accurate and...

PPPMB Seminar - Jim Bradeen

Borrowing from neighbors: leveraging comparative genomics for improved plant disease resistance

Food Science Graduate Seminar Series

Innovative Processing to Improve Health, Safety and Sustainability of Specialty Crops Presented by Tara McHugh, Research Leader at USDA, Agricultural...

MAE Colloquium: Grace O’Connell, Ph.D., (University of California, Berkeley), " Intervertebral Disc Biomechanics with Swelling and Injury"

ABSTRACT: The musculoskeletal system is comprised of large load bearing soft tissues that absorb and distribute the complex loads placed on the joint....

ORIE Colloquium: Mengdi Wang (Princeton) - Randomized Iterative Methods and Complexity for Markov Decision Process

Consider Markov decision processes with S states and A actions per state. We provide the first set of nearly-linear and sublinear running time upper bounds...

SAP Seminar Series: "The Tiger and the Tube-well: Malevolent Environments in Rural India" by A.R. Vasavi

In the extant and deep depredations that rural India is experiencing, the tiger and the tube-well have become significant icons. The tiger as an endangered...

Using Excel with Research Data: Formulas and Functions

Much of Microsoft Excel's data-crunching power lies in Excel functions and formulas, which allow all sorts of data analysis, from simple sums to look up...

TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION SESSION

Provides up to $30,000 for graduate school. For jrs committed to a career related to social justice issues, planning to work in government or the non-profit...

International Talk like a Pirate Day

Celebrate International Talk like a Pirate Day with us at Risley Dining Room with special lunch and dinner menus! Grill: Spinach Arrrrr-tichoke Burgers ...

Johnson Association Of Veterans Happy Hour

Bi-Weekly meeting of Johnson Association of Veterans to facilitate networking for Johnson veterans and the Cornell veterans community-at-large. Beer and...

Weed Dating!

It’s a drop-in volunteer night for singles and couples! Come get down and dirty in our (garden) beds and meet someone new, or bring your significant other...

Jimenez Lai, Leslie Lok, and Jennifer Gray: Story Time in The Living Room

Please join us for the first session of The Living Room with Jimenez Lai, Leslie Lok, and Jennifer Gray. The Living Room is a student organization whose...

All-Ivy Plus "Ivory Tower Happy Hour"

Occurs every month on the third Tuesday at Desert Edge Brewery in Trolley Square. Join your old friends, or make some new ones, over a drink and/or dinner!

Joe Stone

Coming to speak at Cornell University Tuesday, September 19, 2017, Joe Stone is an inspirational outdoor athlete who became a quadriplegic during a...

Library - Meet Gerald Beasley

Meet Gerald R. Beasley, the new Carl A. Kroch University Librarian

Physics Graduate Society Board Game Night

A chance to play board games with your favourite physics graduate students who are studying in Cornell. http://pages.physics.cornell.edu/pgs/ This event...

Science Cabaret Presents: Sticky Slugs Inspire the Suture of the Future

“Sticky Slugs Inspire the Suture of the Future” will take place at Coltivare on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 7:00pm with Andy Smith, professor of biology...

Tech/Law Colloquium

"Privacy's Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies"

The Blue Room

The Blue Room, a project through Cornell Minds Matter, is a space for people who feel they might have depression or are diagnosed with depression to come...

Mosquito

w/post-screening faculty panel discussion with Professor Gary Whittaker (Microbiology & Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine) and Dr. Karyn Havas...