Events

Monday, October 21

American Red Cross Blood Drive

American Red Cross Blood Drive

October 21st Cornell Hands on Health is sponsoring the Blood Drive being held at Willard straight Memorial Room from 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Sign up at...

Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room  
Maladjusted

Maladjusted 6am

Exhibit

Barbara L. Kuhlman Scholars’ Fiber and Wearable Arts Exhibition

Human Ecology Building (HEB), Jill Stuart Gallery  
Breakfast with Robert Perli

Breakfast with Robert Perli 7:30am

Roberto Perli will be speaking with current students over breakfast. He currently heads global monetary policy research for Cornerstone Macro in Washington,...

Sage Hall, Ramin Parlor  
Cornell Botanical Illustrators of the 20th Century

Cornell Botanical Illustrators of the 20th Century 8am

Exhibit

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...

Mann Library, Top Shelf Gallery, 1st floor  
Pioneers: Early Women Scientists at Cornell

Pioneers: Early Women Scientists at Cornell 8am

Exhibit

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...

Mann Library, Lobby  
Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University

Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University 9am

Seminar

The Artificial Leaf An artificial leaf can perform direct solar-to-fuels conversion via water splitting. The artificial leaf is a buried junction, in which...

Olin Hall, 165  
Now Scream!: the Hip Hop Collection exhibition

Now Scream!: the Hip Hop Collection exhibition 9am

Exhibit

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

Kroch Library, Hirshland Gallery, Level 2B, Rare and Manuscript Collections  
Cornell Club of Los Angeles - "The Price is Right" Taping

Cornell Club of Los Angeles - "The Price is... 11:30am

"The Price is Right" TapingNow's your chance to be a part of the longest-running and most-beloved game show on television! Join CCLA for guaranteed seats and...

Hollywood, CA  
A South African Model for Practicing Community Engagement

A South African Model for Practicing Community... 12pm

Lecture by Professor Jonathan Jansen, Vice-Chancellor and Rector of the University of the Free State

ASRC Multi-purpose Room  
Professor Sherry Colb Book Celebration

Professor Sherry Colb Book Celebration 12:15pm

Boxed lunches will be provided. RSVP to Rachel Lukens at rll35@cornell.edu.

Ithaca, NY, Room 390  
The Borderlands of Justice

The Borderlands of Justice 12:15pm

Seminar

José Antonio Lucero is a Hanauer Honors Professor and Chair of Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of Washington. He was born in El Paso,...

Uris Hall, 202  
The Changing Rural Labor Market and its Implications for Indian Agriculture: A Gender Disaggregation Analysis

The Changing Rural Labor Market and its... 12:15pm

Seminar

Dr. Shivendra Srivastava will discuss the long-term changes in the employment scenario for the male and female workforce in rural India and identify the...

Mann Library, 102  
New Technologies for Marketing Yourself

New Technologies for Marketing Yourself 12:20pm

Seminar

Dr. Brian Whipker, Robert W. Langhans Visiting Scholar, Professor of Floriculture, Department of Horticultural Science, North Carolina State...

Plant Science Building, 404  
Dr. Todd Castoe Seminar: Snakes as models for understanding molecular changes leading to phenotypic adaptations and diversity in vertebrates

Dr. Todd Castoe Seminar: Snakes as models for... 12:30pm

Seminar

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Weekly Seminar Series. Host: Harry Greene

Corson/Mudd Hall, A106  
Conferring Systemic Virulence: Structure and Function of the Salmonella Typhi Chimeric A2B5 Typhoid Toxin

Conferring Systemic Virulence: Structure and... 1pm

Seminar

Jeongmin Song, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow Dept. of Microbial Pathogenesis Yale University School of Medicine Dr. Song is a candidate for a faculty position...

Vet Research Tower, Lecture Hall 3  
Biological Statistics & Computational Biology Seminar

Biological Statistics & Computational... 1:45pm

Seminar

"Removing unwanted variation from high-throughput omic data"

Weill Hall, 226  
Engaging with Plants and Art

Engaging with Plants and Art 2pm

Lecture

Join Patrick Dougherty for an informal presentation, followed by conversation, on the value to any discipline of engaging with plants and art. He has made...

102 Mann  
Harry Caplan Travel Fellowship Informational Meeting

Harry Caplan Travel Fellowship Informational... 2pm

Meeting

The College of Arts and Sciences announces two Harry Caplan Travel Fellowships of $4,000 for summer travel to Europe or the Near East. These awards, in honor...

Goldwin Smith Hall, G19  
Entomology Seminar Series

Entomology Seminar Series 3:45pm

Seminar

Seminar: Erin Morris, graduate student in the Entomology Department will be speaking on New associations between Deladenus nematodes, Sirex hosts, and...

Weill Hall, 226  
Department of Physics Colloquium

Department of Physics Colloquium 4pm

Seminar

Physics Colloquium, Nigel Goldenfeld, UIUC. Refreshments at 3:30 PM. Title: Phase Transitions in Early Life: Clues from the Genetic Code Abstract: Relics...

Rockefeller Hall, Schwartz Auditorium  
Dancing Guinea Pigs, Culinary Festivals and Other Tales of Race in Peru

Dancing Guinea Pigs, Culinary Festivals and... 4:15pm

Seminar

Maria Elena Garica is associate professor in the Comparative History of Ideas and the Jackson School of International Studies at the University of...

Uris Hall, G08  
Labor Economics Workshop joint with PAM, Phil Armour

Labor Economics Workshop joint with PAM, Phil... 4:15pm

Seminar

http://www.economics.cornell.edu/seminars/labor.html Joint with Policy Analysis and Management http://www.human.cornell.edu/pam/pam-seminar-series.cfm

Ives Hall, 115  
Policy Analysis & Management Seminar joint with LE, Philip Armour

Policy Analysis & Management Seminar joint... 4:15pm

Seminar

http://www.human.cornell.edu/pam/pam-seminar-series.cfm

Ives Hall, 115  
A Literary Reading and Conversation with David Ehrlich

A Literary Reading and Conversation with David... 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Lecture

A book talk with author David Ehrlich and editor Ken Frieden (Syracuse University) The book is described as: "Hilarious and sad at the same time,...

White Hall, 110  
Race: The Power of An Illusion

Race: The Power of An Illusion 4:30pm

Film

Episode 1:The Difference Between Us The Difference Between Us examines the contemporary science – including genetics – that challenges our common sense...

Cornell Cinema  
Designing Identity: Fashion on the Ground, 2003 – Present

Designing Identity: Fashion on the Ground, 2003... 4:45pm

Seminar

Designing Identity: Fashion on the Ground, 2003 – Present

Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, 153  
Exploring Gap Year Opportunities

Exploring Gap Year Opportunities 4:45pm

Class/ Workshop

Are you thinking about taking a gap year after college, but don't know where to start? This workshop will guide you on what is important to consider in your...

Barnes Hall, 103  
Exploring Majors and Careers Workshop for A&S First Year Students

Exploring Majors and Careers Workshop for... 4:45pm

Class/ Workshop

Limited to A&S First-Year students. Register via CCNet. Must attend all sessions in the series (4:45-6:00 pm). Dates: First Session: Monday, October...

Location sent to registered students  
The Clarke Lecture: "Gender Equality Legislation in Korea"

The Clarke Lecture: "Gender Equality... 4:45pm

Lecture

Sun-Uk Kim, President of Ewha Womans University, will give a public lecture on her scholarly specialty of gender legislation. This talk is co-sponsored by...

Clark Hall, 700  
Poster Making and Printing

Poster Making and Printing 5pm

Conference/Workshop

Learn best practices and useful resources for research poster design in this short interactive workshop! We will judge some existing posters, review basic...

Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
Sign Language Performance Workshop

Sign Language Performance Workshop 5pm

Cultural, Class/ Workshop

Do you know how a person who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing experiences music? Join us to learn how popular songs are performed in American Sign Language...

Goldwin Smith Hall, 156 and 158  
Visual Culture Colloquium

Visual Culture Colloquium 5pm

Lecture

Frances Gallart-Marques (Cornell University) "A very minor art? The figural terracottas from Sardis"

Goldwin Smith Hall, G22  
Diann Bauer Lecture: Recent Work

Diann Bauer Lecture: Recent Work 5:15pm

Lecture

Diann Bauer’s practice takes on questions of power, politics, the social, and arts relationship to these things though a vocabulary of visual force. The work...

Milstein Hall, Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
One Greek Community

One Greek Community 6pm

This is an opportunity for any student who is not already in a fraternity or sorority to learn more about Cornell's fraternities and sororities from all...

Kennedy Hall, Call Auditorium  
Getting Your Landscape Ready For Winter

Getting Your Landscape Ready For Winter 6:30pm

Class/ Workshop

This class will cover what can still be planted, when and what to cut back, when and how to mulch, how much to water, how to protect woodies from deer and...

 
Stop, Drop, & Shop: How To Survive the Holidays

Stop, Drop, & Shop: How To Survive the... 6:30pm

Worried about the upcoming Holiday shopping season? Learn how to shop for gifts on a college budget!

Appel Commons, Fireside Lounge  
Cornell Alumni Association of the Ithaca Area - Dr. Steven Sass Lecture

Cornell Alumni Association of the Ithaca Area -... 7pm

THIS iS THE CORRECT DATE: This Monday October 21st at 7 pmDr. Steven Sass Lecture: "The Substance of Civilization: Materials and Human History from the Stone...

Ithaca, NY  
FOOTNOTE

FOOTNOTE 7:15pm

Film

2011 > Israel > Directed by Joseph Cedar With Shlomo Bar-Aba, Lior Ashkenazi, Aliza Rosen Rival professors in the field of Talmudic Studies, a father and...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Grind it Out!

Grind it Out! 7:30pm

Special Event

Come join us every Monday for coffee and discussions about current events and issues in a relaxed environment!

Appel Commons, Fireside Lounge  
Warbler Plumage Patterns that Make Capturing Insects Easier

Warbler Plumage Patterns that Make Capturing... 7:30pm

Lecture

The beautiful feathers of some birds send a message about their health and status to potential mates . In some types of warblers, however, conspicuous...

Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Auditorium  

Monday, October 21