Events

Thursday, November 29

Big Red Jeopardy

Big Red Jeopardy

Special Event

Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. and Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc. will be hosting a "jeopardy-style" challenge based on Cornell and Ithaca...

77 Joan Drive  
Cornell Alumni Association of Westchester Morgan Library Tour and Dinner

Cornell Alumni Association of Westchester...

Alumni

Join Linda Wolk-Simon P'14, Charles W. Engelhard Curator and Head of the Department of Drawings and Prints, and fellow Cornellians and guests for a tour of...

New York, NY  
Exhibit: Celebrating 25 Years - Latino Studies Program at Cornell University, 1987 – 2012

Exhibit: Celebrating 25 Years - Latino Studies...

Exhibit / Latino Studies Program

As part LSP's 25th anniversary celebration, the Latino Studies Program invites you to stop by Olin Library and visit the book exhibit (display cases across...

Olin Library  
Ivy League Dinner in Kiev

Ivy League Dinner in Kiev

Alumni

We are planning our first Ivy League alumni event in Kiev. Please hold November 29 in your calendar and RSVP as soon as possible. If we get at least 8...

Kiev, Ukraine  
Jerry Mischak Exhibition: Follow the Leak

Jerry Mischak Exhibition: Follow the Leak

Exhibit / College of Architecture, Art and Planning

Jerry Mischak's work utilizes humble and accessible material — they are investigations that reference the body and its environment. His drawings to date...

Milstein Hall, Milstein Hall Gallery  
North Campus Meditation Room Opening

North Campus Meditation Room Opening 2:30am

Exhibit, Tour / Design and Environmental Analysis

2012Fall, DEA 3301 Junior Interior Design Studio by Professor Paul Eshelman and DEA 2500: Environment and Social Behavior by Professor Gary Evans, have...

209 S. Corn Street, Auditorium  
Exhibit:  Artists explore U.S.-Mexico border and gender

Exhibit: Artists explore U.S.-Mexico border... 8:30am

Cultural, Exhibit, Special Event / Latino Studies Program

On Nov. 8, Maria Fernandez gave an artist's talk about the exhibit of her photographs of the U.S.-Mexico border, which she has installed at the Latino...

Rockefeller Hall, 4th Floor  
Mindfulness Meditation, 8 Week Series

Mindfulness Meditation, 8 Week Series 9:00am

Reduce your stress & negative self-talk. Improve your focus & efficiency. Boost your immune system. Max. 15 participants. For details, email ajc3

Carl Becker House, TV Lounge  
Wardrobes and Rabbit Holes: A Dark History of Children's Literature

Wardrobes and Rabbit Holes: A Dark History of... 9:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, English

In recent years literature for children has seen a tremendous surge in the public consciousness, and many concerned adults have spoken out against what they...

Kroch Library, Level 2B, Rare and Manuscript Collections  
Introduction to Travel Training (EVENT FULL!)

Introduction to Travel Training (EVENT FULL!) 9:30am

Class/ Workshop

Way2Go is hosting a one day Introduction to Travel Training workshop led by national trainer, Chris Hunter. This workshop will teach you skills and methods...

Department of Social Services, Room 425  
Cinemania: Harun Farocki and Holly Zausner

Cinemania: Harun Farocki and Holly Zausner 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

"Cinemania" turns the gallery into a laboratory for film, much like an editing room, where individual shots are closely examined before being assembled into...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Harry Bertoia: Sound and Vision

Harry Bertoia: Sound and Vision 10:00am

Johnson Museum of Art

Born Arieto Bertoia in Italy, Harry Bertoia (1915–1978) emigrated to the United States with as a teenager and became a prolific sculptor, printmaker, and...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Illuminated: The Art of Sacred Books

Illuminated: The Art of Sacred Books 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

Organized by the Rubin Museum of Art and cocurated by Agniezska Helman-Wazny (a former visiting scholar at Cornell), this exhibition explores the aesthetic...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Mirror of the City: The Printed View in Italy and Beyond, 1450-1940

Mirror of the City: The Printed View in Italy... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition of prints, drawings, and books aims to assert the crucial role of the repeatable image in developing the Western concept of the city. It...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Art for Lunch: Museum & the Object

Art for Lunch: Museum & the Object 12:00pm

Tour / Johnson Museum of Art

Students from the “Museum and the Object” course will discuss their special installation of American art from the Johnson’s collection. The Rabinor Seminar...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Institute for the Social Sciences' Land Team Luncheon

Institute for the Social Sciences' Land Team... 12:00pm

Food/Catering, Meeting / Institute for the Social Sciences

The Institute for the Social Sciences' Contested Global Landscapes' theme project invites Cornell affiliate members and the general public to a working...

ILR Conference Center, 423  
Mediation Modeling Workshop

Mediation Modeling Workshop 12:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit

Mediation analysis is commonly used in the social sciences but has also proven to be a useful technique in other fields. Mediation occurs when an independent...

Savage Hall, 200  
CALS Study Abroad 101

CALS Study Abroad 101 2:00pm

Meeting / College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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

170 Roberts Hall  
Aquavet Informational Session

Aquavet Informational Session 3:00pm

Meeting / Veterinary College

Come learn about Aquavet I, II, and III from the Associate Director. This event is sponsored in part by GPSAFC and is open to the entire Cornell community.

Schurman Hall, S1-123  
How to Evaluate Political Risk in Investment Decisions

How to Evaluate Political Risk in Investment... 3:00pm

Lecture / Johnson Graduate School of Management

Hillel Schuster Principal, Corporate Finance, KPMG in Israel Hillel is a Principal and Head of Corporate Finance for KPMG in Israel. He has extensive...

Sage Hall, 141  
ORIE Colloquium: Nick Duffield (AT&T Labs Research) - Optimal Sampling in Network Measurement Infrastructures

ORIE Colloquium: Nick Duffield (AT&T Labs... 3:00pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering

Traffic measurement is a vital tool in the management of communications networks. Sampling reduces resource usage in the measurement infrastructure while...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
Advantages of modern process control and fed-batch fermentations in enology

Advantages of modern process control and... 4:00pm

Seminar / Food Science

In recent years, a number of analytical devices have been introduced which allow winemakers to monitor the progress of alcoholic fermentations. Combined with...

Ives Hall, 115  
Shake, Rattle and Explode: Short GRBs and the Electromagnetic Counterparts of Gravitational Wave Sources

Shake, Rattle and Explode: Short GRBs and the... 4:00pm

The bimodality of gamma-ray burst (GRB) durations points to distinct progenitor classes for the long- and short-duration GRBs. While the progenitors of...

 
Public Economics Seminar, Justin Marion

Public Economics Seminar, Justin Marion 4:15pm

Seminar / Economics

Public Economics Seminar, Justin Marion "Do the Laws of Tax Incidence Hold? Point of Collection and the Pass-Through of State Diesel Taxes" (joint w/Wojciech...

Uris Hall, 498  
Bonna Wescoat Lecture: Passage and Perception in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods on Samothrace

Bonna Wescoat Lecture: Passage and Perception... 4:30pm

Lecture / Classics

Bonna Wescoat is Professor of Art History at Emory University and Director of Excavations in the Sanctuary of the Great Gods, Samothrace, Greece. A graduate...

Goldwin Smith Hall, 122  
CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 11/19

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 11/19 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Music

Professor Neal Zaslaw (Herbert Gussman Professor of Music) presents "Generic Confusion: Luigi Boccherini's Symphonies."

Lincoln Hall, 124  
Computational studies of cellulase in biofuel production

Computational studies of cellulase in biofuel... 4:30pm

Seminar / Food Science, Sustainability

As one form of renewable energy, biofuel has a great potential to meet the world demand for transportation fuel in the near future. In particular,...

Ives Hall, 115  
Immediacy and Impart-ability: Understanding a “New” Medium of Buddhism in Modern Korea

Immediacy and Impart-ability: Understanding a... 4:30pm

Conference/Workshop / Anthropology

The One Mind Zen Center - a South Korean Buddhist organization which began in the early 1970s and has grown rapidly in the subsequent decades - offers a...

McGraw Hall, 215  
Patrick McGovern seminar:  Molecular Archaeology: Past Achievements, Future Prospects

Patrick McGovern seminar: Molecular... 4:40pm

Seminar / Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Patrick McGovern seminar. Seminar hosted by Professor Roald Hoffmann. Cosponsored by the Departments of Anthropology, Chemistry & Chemical Biology, and the...

Physical Sciences Building, 120  
A Conversation with Minister Tashkovich

A Conversation with Minister Tashkovich 4:45pm

Lecture / Cornell Institute for Public Affairs

Minister Tashkovich currently serves on the advisory councils or regular boards of several organizations and companies. He also manages non-USA capital...

Plant Science Building, 233  
GET SET: How to Get Started: Teaching Models and Approaches

GET SET: How to Get Started: Teaching Models... 4:45pm

Conference/Workshop / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

GET SET: Workshop Series for Graduate Students, Future Educators, and Teaching Assistants pursuing Scholarship and Excellence in Teaching Interested in...

Plant Science Building, 143  
Peace Corps General Information Session

Peace Corps General Information Session 5:00pm

Want to know more about the Peace Corps? Presentations will highlight the application process, eligibility requirements, benefits and the challenges of...

Mann Library, room 102  
Professor Jefferson Cowie's "Last Lecture" - Presented By: Mortar Board Senior Honor Society

Professor Jefferson Cowie's "Last... 5:00pm

Lecture

Mortar Board Senior Honor Society is pleased to present Professor Jefferson Cowie's "Last Lecture." Each semester, Mortar Board invites a distinguished...

Kennedy Hall, Call Auditorium  
Can College Sports Be Saved? Should They Be Banned?

Can College Sports Be Saved? Should They Be... 5:30pm

Athletic, Lecture, Special Event

Buzz Bissinger, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author of Friday Night Lights, addresses the ever controversial topic of the current state of...

Alice Statler Auditorium  
Stadium Runs

Stadium Runs 5:45pm

To sign up, e-mail GRF Darvin @ dg423

Carl Becker House  
Urban H.I.T Kick

Urban H.I.T Kick 6:25pm

Meet GRF Tine at Noyes

Noyes Community Center  
20/20 Panel: Advice I Wish I Knew

20/20 Panel: Advice I Wish I Knew 6:30pm

Alumni

Please join us to discuss career best practices with dynamic Cornell Alumni pursuing exciting opportunities in various fields around the world.Members from...

Washington, DC  
Endtimes: Crises and Turmoil at the New York Times

Endtimes: Crises and Turmoil at the New York Times 6:30pm

Lecture

From false stories about weapons of mass destruction in Iraq to growing competition from online and 24-hour cable news, the first decade of the 21st century...

 
Cornell Club of Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton - Winter Wine and Dine

Cornell Club of Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton... 7:00pm

Alumni

Cornell Club of Fort Lauderdale and Boca RatonWinter Wine and DineThursday, November 29, 20127:00 - 8:30 pmDarrel and Oliver's Café Maxx2601 East Atlantic...

Pompano Beach, FL  
Cornell Club of Minnesota - Walker Art Tour

Cornell Club of Minnesota - Walker Art Tour 7:00pm

Alumni

Our annual Walker Art Tour is scheduled for Thursday, November 29th, at 7 pmHere are the details.Where: Walker Art Center,1750 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN...

Minneapolis, MN  
Garden Season Extension Class

Garden Season Extension Class 7:00pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Cooperative Extension

In our cold climate, serious food growers have developed many ways to protect their plants during the cold spring, fall and winter months. Josh Dolan of...

CCE-Tompkins Education Center  
K-Pop Noraebang Contest 2012

K-Pop Noraebang Contest 2012 7:00pm

Cultural / Asian Studies

The Korean Language Program will hold its annual event “K-Pop Noraebang Contest 2012” to increase the awareness of the Korean language and its culture on...

Goldwin Smith Hall, 132 (HEC Auditorium)  
My Neighbor Totoro introduced by Prof Jane-Marie Law (Asian Studies)

My Neighbor Totoro introduced by Prof... 7:15pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1993 > Japan > Directed by Hayao Miyazaki With dubbed version: voices of Dakota & Elle Fanning introduced by Prof Jane-Marie Law (Asian Studies) on...

Willard Straight Hall  
CU Music: Improv Ensemble

CU Music: Improv Ensemble 8:00pm

Music / Department of Music

Cornell Improvisation Ensemble; Annie Lewandowski, director.

Lincoln Hall, B20  
Chanukah Party

Chanukah Party 8:00pm

Our Chanukah Party is coming up soon. We'll have hors d'oeuvres, wine, desserts, and latkes! This event is sponsored by Hillel and the GPSA. The event is...

Corks and More Wine Bar  
Comedy Night with The Whistling Shrimp!

Comedy Night with The Whistling Shrimp! 8:00pm

Community Center Programs

Whistling Shrimp are coming for a FREE improv comedy show! Come share a laugh with all your friends! They'll be available afterwards for a workshop as well!

Robert Purcell Community Center, TV Lounge  
Dance Theatre Concert

Dance Theatre Concert 8:00pm

Dance (Performance) / Department of Performing and Media Arts

Cornell will present a diverse group of student and faculty choreographers. Join us for this exciting event!

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, SB10  
Magic Mike

Magic Mike 9:30pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2012 > USA > Directed by Steven Soderbergh With Alex Pettyfer, Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey When Adam (Pettyfer) moves to a new town, he meets...

Willard Straight Hall  

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