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Events

August 14 - 20, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

"Why do plants make puzzle cells?" - Aleksandra Sapala

Aleksandra Sapala Richard Smith Lab, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research https://www.mpipz.mpg.de/person/42624/4283923

Friday, August 17, 2018

150th Anniversary Dinner

We will be hosting our 171 International Convention for Zeta Psi and the 150th Anniversary of the Psi Chapter.

Saturday, August 18, 2018

AAP Convocation and Reception 2018

All new undergraduate students and their families are invited to meet the interim dean, department chairs, college faculty and staff, and other students and...

Monday, August 20, 2018

An Orientation to Cornell Cinema

Munch on FREE popcorn, watch a slew of coming attractions trailers, find out how you can become involved, tour the projection booth & see how classic 35mm...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Arboretum Tours- Cornell Botanic Gardens

Enjoy a guided tour of the F.R Newman Arboretum and discover its diverse woody plant collections, ornamental garden beds, and idyllic landscapes. Each month,...

Avengers: Infinity War

Free to new students! 2018 > USA > Directed by Anthony & Joe Russo With Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson The Avengers and...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Beef Quality Assurance Training and Certification

Cornell Cooperative Extension will be offering an opportunity to become Beef Quality Assurance BQA certified. BQA certification is good for three years and...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Beekeeping for Beginners

Beekeeping For Beginners Monday, August 20, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Monday, Aug. 20, 2018 Time: 6:00PM to 8:00PM Have you heard the BUZZ? Interested in...

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Big Red Leads Green

Did you know that Cornell is the most sustainable Ivy League university, and one of the leading Universities for climate change leadership? Our...

Monday, August 20, 2018

CU Jazz: Jazz+ Performance at the Welcome Picnic

Enjoy music provided by members of the student organization Jazz+ while enjoying food from Cornell Dining. Meal Swipe. CKB Quad.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Check for Holds Preventing Registration

Verify Add/Drop appointment window and registration holds on Student Center

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Chemistry Seminar

Li Deng Westlake University "Weak Bonding Catalysis with Organic Molecules"

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Choral Showcase: CU Music

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club; Robert Isaacs, conductor. “Choral Showcase” features Cornell's flagship touring ensembles and their a cappella...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Computational Tools for Social Scientists Workshop - 2018 edition

Who: Second year Ph.D. and higher, and faculty, in Economics or other social sciences. If you haven't taken the course in the past, or want a refresher, you...

Friday, August 17, 2018

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.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Cornell Industrial Hemp Research Team Field Day

Join Cornell researchers and other industrial hemp experts to learn the latest about this emerging crop at an August 14 field day at the Cornell AgriTech...

Course Add/Drop Begins

Verify Add/Drop appointment window and registration holds on Student Center

EPA Lead RRP- Refresher 8/14/2018 8am Albany

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-REFRESHER) August 2018-TRAINING CLASSES-CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE *Please fax,...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

EPA Lead RRP-Initial 8/15/2018 Albany

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-INITIAL) August 2018-TRAINING CLASSES CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Endless Summer Cornell Welcome Block Party

Come enjoy music, food, and entertainment as we welcome all freshmen and transfer students to campus with our annual Block Party! We'll be serving a Taste...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare Books & Manuscripts, Kroch Library

Cornell’s richest historical treasures live underground in Kroch Library, home to the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, photographs, and archives. The...

Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare Books & Manuscripts, Kroch Library

Cornell’s richest historical treasures live underground in Kroch Library, home to the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, photographs, and archives. The...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Farm City Day

FREE family event where we bring the farm to the city! Come enjoy popcorn and meet local farmers and their animals from the farm! Hosted by the Chemung...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Farm to School Culinary Training II

Congratulations on being selected to participate in the Loading Dock to Lunch Line Farm to School Culinary Training Workshop! You will be joining over 100...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Free Parent and Child Cooking Classes!

Are you interest in FREE Parent and Child Cooking Classes? Would you like to learn how to feed your family healthier meals and do it under budget? Prepare...

Friday, August 17, 2018

GSPS

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Garden Tours - Cornell Botanic Gardens

Take a relaxing stroll with a Garden Guide through the gardens around the Nevin Welcome Center and discover the beauty and diversity of our cultivated plant...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Get Started with Library Research @ Cornell

Save time and learn how to get the most out of the Cornell Library with a hands-on session about using databases, the library catalog, and print materials...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Get Started with Library Research @ Cornell

Save time and learn how to get the most out of the Cornell Library with a hands-on session about using databases, the library catalog, and print materials...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Graduate & Professional Student Diversity Council

Cornell is home to a number of graduate and professional student organizations that promote diversity and inclusion. The following student organizations...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Ice Cream Social

As part of Fall Orientation for new graduate and professional students, the Graduate School hosts an ice cream social where incoming students have the...

Iftikhar Dadi and Elizabeth Dadi: Tilism

tilism: talisman; an inanimate object transformed into its own world Tilism is a series of large-format photographs of tiny plastic toys, scaled up to 30X,...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

International Graduate & Professional Student Orientation

The Office of Global Learning's fall orientation for international graduate and professional students will take place Saturday, August 18, 2018, from 3:00 to...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Introduction to Academic Libraries in the United States

For international students with little or no experience using academic libraries in the U.S. Learn about U.S. academic libraries and how to use Cornell’s...

Introduction to Academic Libraries in the United States

For international students with little or no experience using academic libraries in the U.S. Learn about U.S. academic libraries and how to use Cornell’s...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

LEPP Joint Experimental and Theory Seminar in Particle Physics and Cosmology: Joseph Reichert, CERN

Search for Compressed SUSY using Soft Leptons with the ATLAS Detector Abstract: The data collected and analyzed at the LHC experiments in recent years has...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Library Tour for Grad Students

This tour will focus on the services and spaces for graduate students in Olin, Kroch Asia and Uris Libraries, home to the social sciences and humanities...

Library Tour for Grad Students

This tour will focus on the services and spaces for graduate students in Olin, Kroch Asia and Uris Libraries, home to the social sciences and humanities...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Magnetic Resonance Imaging: its clinical application to advanced lameness

Presented by Lauren K. Luedke, DVM The Cornell University Hospital for Animals is committed to helping veterinarians and technicians in the region meet...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Mushroom Foray August 2018

Join us on August 18 at 10:00am as Bob Beyfuss presents a talk and forest walk exploring for wild mushrooms. This is a hands on session to ID mushrooms so...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Myth Busters Eco-Edition

This event is currently full. If you would like to be placed on the wait list, please email VL232@cornell.edu with the subject line Myth Buster Camp wait...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

New York State Veterans Office Hours (Every Wednesday)

John Canestaro, from the New York State Veterans Office, is here to help military veterans at Cornell and in the Tompkins County community with their state...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

OH Women Farmland Owners Learning Circ-Soil Health

Learning Circles are for women farmland owners and managers that would like to get together with other women and share information about conservation and...

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Orientation for New Undergraduate Students

Orientation is a 6-day program filled with required and optional activities to welcome new first-year and transfer students to the Cornell Community.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Orientation for New Undergraduate Students

Orientation is a 6-day program filled with required and optional activities to welcome new first-year and transfer students to the Cornell Community.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Orientation for New Undergraduate Students

Orientation is a 6-day program filled with required and optional activities to welcome new first-year and transfer students to the Cornell Community.

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Orientation for New Undergraduate Students

Orientation is a 6-day program filled with required and optional activities to welcome new first-year and transfer students to the Cornell Community.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Pasture Management

The morning portion of this workshop will focus on creating a solid understanding of the basic principles of good grazing management systems. Starting first...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Preparing Flavored Vinegars

If you would like to learn to safely prepare flavored vinegars, this is the workshop for you. This is a hands-on class where participants will take home a...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Preparing your data and code for reproducible publication: A hands-on workshop for researchers

Computational analyses are playing an increasingly central role in research. Journals, funders, and other researchers are calling for published research to...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Preserving Herbs 2018

If you would like to learn how to preserve your herbs by freezing and drying, this is the workshop for you. This is a hands-on class where participants will...

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Public Service Center Open House

Public Service Center staff and student-led programs provide a variety of opportunities that encourage new Cornellians to explore community engagement...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Quick & Clean: Planning for Efficient Harvest

Join NOFA-NY and Fledging Crow Farm’s Ian Ater for a farm tour and in-depth look at how Fledging Crow Farm designed their systems for both safe food and...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Soil Compaction Field Day

Discussion on sources of compaction and methods of reducing or eliminating compaction. Amy Langner NRCS will show maps of compaction developed from ground...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Special Sessions- Develop Your Strategic Plan for Graduate School Success

Graduate school may not be exactly what you expected... so what is a first-year student to do? Make a strategic plan! Spend time with our Associate Dean...

Special Sessions: Get the Mentoring You Need and Want

Mentoring is the most critical relationship for a graduate student. Mentoring begins with understanding what mentoring is and what you hope to get out of the...

Special Sessions: Maximizing Your Every Minute

Almost exactly one month into your program, are you asking yourself, “How can I accomplish all of these goals with limited hours in the day?” Fortunately,...

Special Sessions: Serious Scholarship and Responsible Conduct of Research

Navigating responsibilities for conducting research as a graduate student can be challenging. It is essential that graduate students understand Cornell’s...

Special Sessions: The Culture of Respect at Cornell

What is Title IX? What is prohibited student conduct? Learn about Title IX as it relates to sexual assault, dating/domestic violence, stalking, sexual...

Special Sessions: Understanding & Overcoming the Imposter Syndrome (aka You Belong in Grad School)

Did you know that imposter feelings are normal and that most high-achieving graduate students experience these feelings at some point? Join us to better...

Special Sessions: Understanding Doctoral Funding at Cornell: An Introduction to Fellowships and Assistantships

At Cornell, almost all PhD students receive funding that pays tuition and provides a living stipend through a combination of fellowships, assistantships, and...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Summer Success Symposium

The Summer Success Symposium is a one day event for new and continuing MS/PhD and PhD students from across all graduate fields who identify as belonging to...

Summer Success Symposium (S3)

The Summer Success Symposium is a one day event for new and continuing MS/PhD and PhD students from across all graduate fields who identify as belonging to...

Friday, August 17, 2018

Summer Tell Grads It's Friday (TGIF)

Take some time out from your lab, the library, etc. and relax and join other graduate & professional students for this weekly get-together. Free snacks &...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Teaching and Learning Reading Group

Education Research Reading Group Everyone is welcome to our weekly discussions about teaching and education research. Our reading group is open to faculty,...

Monday, August 20, 2018

The Graduate

Free to new students! 8/21: intro by Elliot Shapiro (Jewish Studies, CU) 1967 > USA > Directed by Mike Nichols With Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft,...

The World Bewitch’d: Visions of Witchcraft from the Cornell Collections

The exhibition “The World Bewitch’d” explores the origins and spread of the belief in witchcraft across Europe. It features rare and unique books and...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

The World Bewitch’d: Visions of Witchcraft from the Cornell Collections

The exhibition “The World Bewitch’d” explores the origins and spread of the belief in witchcraft across Europe. It features rare and unique books and...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The World Bewitch’d: Visions of Witchcraft from the Cornell Collections

The exhibition “The World Bewitch’d” explores the origins and spread of the belief in witchcraft across Europe. It features rare and unique books and...

Friday, August 17, 2018

The World Bewitch’d: Visions of Witchcraft from the Cornell Collections

The exhibition “The World Bewitch’d” explores the origins and spread of the belief in witchcraft across Europe. It features rare and unique books and...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The World Bewitch’d: Visions of Witchcraft from the Cornell Collections

The exhibition “The World Bewitch’d” explores the origins and spread of the belief in witchcraft across Europe. It features rare and unique books and...

Tick Education and Outreach Strategy Meeting

Hello, This meeting is for CCE Staff, Faculty and Research partners to discuss and plan tick outreach and education programming. The event is free, but...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Up-Scaling the System of Rice Intensification (SRI) in Tamil Nadu, India: Results from a World Bank Project

Vibhu Nayar, a member of the Indian Administrative Service and a Principal Secretary in the Government of Tamil Nadu state, is currently serving as project...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Van-Leo: The Reluctant Surrealist

Van-Leo (1920–2002) was a portraitist photographer who ran a successful studio in Cairo during the second half of the 20th century. Born Levon Boyadjian, the...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Friday, August 17, 2018

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Weeding Wednesday

Wednesdays are drop-in volunteer nights this summer at Cornell Botanic Gardens! Stop by and unwind from your day with some evening weeding therapy. Meet new...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Wild Edible Workshop 2018

Wild Edibles & Medicinal History Workshop Saturday, August 18, 2018 9:00 am-3:00 pm. Paul Smiths College VIC, Paul Smiths, NY Explore wild edibles...

Friday, August 17, 2018

August 14 - 20, 2018