Events

Tuesday, October 1

The Red Line: International Politics Meets Humanitarian Crisis in Syria

Join the Cornell International Affairs Review as we discuss the ongoing crisis in Syria and the response of the international community. The panel will...

Cornell Botanical Illustrators of the 20th Century

Most of us love art and most of us love to see beautiful plants. So, what happens when these two passions are combined for the purpose of scientific...

Pioneers: Early Women Scientists at Cornell

This display explores the lives and work of some of the brilliant and fascinating women engaged in scientific research at Cornell in the late 19th and early...

Now Scream!: the Hip Hop Collection exhibition

Cornell University Library’s new exhibition Now Scream! celebrates the Hip Hop culture's 40th birthday and the collection's first major exhibition. The...

Birds and Blooms in Favored Places: A Photographer’s Potpourri of the Finger Lakes

The Finger Lakes offers abundant natural beauty to the observer. Photographer Paul Schmitt offers a collection of images encompassing native birds and...

Coco Fusco: The Empty Plaza/La Plaza Vacia

Inspired by the 2011 Arab Spring, Coco Fusco chose the empty Plaza de la Revolución in Havana as the site for her meditation on public space, revolutionary...

Encountering the Floating World: Ukiyo-e and the West

This exhibition explores the important relationship of Japanese prints to modern and contemporary fine and decorative art, and how this relationship...

Laylah Ali: The Greenheads Series

Laylah Ali made more than eighty paintings on paper involving strange green-headed beings of indeterminate age, gender, race, and meaning. Over forty of...

Roger Shimomura: Minidoka on My Mind

Roger Shimomura’s series of paintings draws upon on his and his family’s experiences at Minidoka Relocation Center in Idaho, one of the internment camps...

SEQUOIA Recent Work by Slater Bradley

Slater Bradley is perhaps best known for his Doppelgänger Trilogy from the early 2000s, a melancholic series that explored the mythology of images and the...

Vietnamese Ceramics from the Menke Collection

The history of Vietnamese ceramic traditions reflects the complex history of Vietnam itself. Early on, during a millennium of rule by China, northern...

Johnson Wellness Week

First set of finals, but you’re going to be okay! From Monday, Sept 30 to Thursday, Oct 5, drop in to the “Johnson Community Wellness Fair” at your leisure...

Behavioral Workshop, Nicola Lacetera

http://www.economics.cornell.edu/seminars/behavioral.html

President's Annual Address to Staff

The president's remarks will be followed by a question-and-answer period. If you would like to pose any questions to the president in advance of his...

The Splash Down

What is it? Ithaca's ONLY kiteboarding competition is a collaboration with the Cornell Kiteboarding Club, Cornell Dining, Sustainable Tompkins, and Pew...

Manifold GIS

This workshop will cover the basic concepts of GIS mapping and analysis using Manifold, a modern, low-cost, high-performance GIS application. Learn how to...

Coffee Chat with Beth Keck, Senior Director of Walmart's Global Women's Economic Empowerment

Please join the Sustainable Global Enterprise Club for a coffee chat with Beth Keck, Senior Director of Walmart's Global Women's Econoimc Empowerment. Beth...

Peer Review Using Online Tools

Student peer review can facilitate learning and provide an alternate way to assess and give feedback on student progress. We will identify ways to implement...

The Brock McGuire Band

The Brock McGuire Band will present a lecture-demonstration on Irish music in the world. The County Clare-based band, hailed by the Irish American News as...

Plant Pathology Seminar - Kameka Johnson

Progress towards understanding biology and management of two important pathogens of grapevines: Agrobacterium vitis and Xylella fastidiosa.

Yoga & Art at the Johnson Museum

View an artwork from the Museum’s collection and then practice yoga in response to the piece with instructor Rachel VerValin on the sixth floor overlooking...

Food Science Seminar Series

Dr. John W. Finley, Professor of Food Science and Director of Food Innovation, Louisiana State University

LASSP and A&EP Seminar

Karina Jiménez-García, Department of Physics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL. Presentation title: Quantum simulation with ultracold neutral atoms. Host:...

Sibley School Colloquium Series

Professor Pedro Reis, Esther and Harold E. Edgerton Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Aesthetics and Function in Slender...

Econometrics Seminar, Jun Sung Kim

http://www.economics.cornell.edu/seminars/econometrics.html

Book Talk: We Modern People

By visualizing what could be, science fiction not only influenced the understanding of modernity in Russia, but also shaped actual processes of...

The Joyce Lindower Wolitzer ’76 and Steven Wolitzer

Phil Lempert, the Supermarket Guru, food industry expert, distinguished author and speaker will present "2014 Consumer and Food Trends."

The dr.T projecT: a Cornell hiTchhiker’s guide to culTure

30 minuTes of Tea, shorTbread, and 3 Things worTh knowing. sponsored by the willard sTraighT hall resource cenTer and wsh sTudenT union board

Philosophy of Fundamental Physics—Part I

This is a singular time in the development of fundamental physics. The triumphs of the 20th century culminated in the understanding that the principles of...

Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) National Lecture

Andrew Stewart (U.C. Berkeley) Individuality and Innovation in Greek Sculpture After briefly examining the ancient and modern scholarship on this problem,...

Beautiful Botanicals

This hands-on class offers an introduction to painting the flora of the Plantations’ botanical collections while guiding artists of all levels to greater...

NYC Cornellians & PCCW: Alumnae Mix & Mingle

NYC Cornellians & PCCW: Alumnae Mix & MingleNYC Cornellians and President's Council of Cornell Women (PCCW) present our second event for the Alumnae Mix &...

CU Music presents guest violinist Ryu Goto

Guest artist: Ryu Goto, violin, with pianist Eri Kang. Features sonatas for violin and piano by Beethoven (“Kreutzer”) and Franck (A Major), and...

CU Jazz: Jazz Underground Jam Session

Join us every Tuesday night for the Jazz Underground Jam Session, hosted by Zack Knewstub. Hang out, or join in! Every Tuesday10pmNo Cover!

Tuesday, October 1