Events Calendar

Events

Wednesday, October 23

Alpha Chi Sigma Presents: Energy Now and Forever Demo Day

Alpha Chi Sigma Presents: Energy Now and...

Exhibit / Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Come check out some cool chemistry experiments and demonstrations geared towards energy sources. They will blow your mind

Baker Lab  
Cornell Club of Hong Kong 25th Anniversary Horse Racing Dinner Gala

Cornell Club of Hong Kong 25th Anniversary... 12:00am

Alumni

To celebrate the 25 th anniversary of the Cornell Club Hong Kong, we will be hosting an exclusive Horse Racing Dinner Gala in the comfort of our own private...

Hong Kong, Hong Kong  
Flags at Half-Staff

Flags at Half-Staff

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed that flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff on October 23, 2013 in honor of the 30th Anniversary...

 
Innovative Research on Employer Practices: Improving Employment for People with Disabilities

Innovative Research on Employer Practices:...

Keynote Speaker, Patricia Shiu, Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs at the U.S. Department of Labor Welcome Address by Charlie...

DoubleTree by Hilton Washington, DC-Crystal City  
Maladjusted

Maladjusted 6:00am

Exhibit / Fiber Science & Apparel Design

Barbara L. Kuhlman Scholars’ Fiber and Wearable Arts Exhibition

Human Ecology Building (HEB)  
Cornell Botanical Illustrators of the 20th Century

Cornell Botanical Illustrators of the 20th Century 8:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

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  
Pioneers: Early Women Scientists at Cornell

Pioneers: Early Women Scientists at Cornell 8:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

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  
Now Scream!: the Hip Hop Collection exhibition

Now Scream!: the Hip Hop Collection exhibition 9:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library

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  
Stampede Parallel Computing Workshops at Cornell: Introductory Topics

Stampede Parallel Computing Workshops at... 9:00am

Conference/Workshop, Class/ Workshop

Two National Science Foundation-sponsored training workshops on parallel computing on the Stampede supercomputer will be offered in October to the national...

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

Birds and Blooms in Favored Places: A... 9:30am

Exhibit / Cornell Plantations

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

Nevin Welcom Center  
Propensity Score Analysis

Propensity Score Analysis 9:30am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit

Randomized controlled trials are considered to be the gold standard in research design due to removal of confounding through randomization. However, in many...

Mann Library  
Encountering the Floating World: Ukiyo-e and the West

Encountering the Floating World: Ukiyo-e and... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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

Johnson Museum of Art  
GSPAM Coffee Hour

GSPAM Coffee Hour 10:00am

Networking / Policy Analysis and Management

Graduate Students in Policy Analysis and Management (GSPAM) student/faculty coffee hour.

Martha Van Rensselaer Hall  
Laylah Ali: The Greenheads Series

Laylah Ali: The Greenheads Series 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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

Johnson Museum of Art  
Roger Shimomura: Minidoka on My Mind

Roger Shimomura: Minidoka on My Mind 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
SEQUOIA Recent Work by Slater Bradley

SEQUOIA Recent Work by Slater Bradley 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Vietnamese Ceramics from the Menke Collection

Vietnamese Ceramics from the Menke Collection 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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

Johnson Museum of Art  
From Excavation to Exhibition: Jenifer Bosworth '93

From Excavation to Exhibition: Jenifer Bosworth... 10:10am

Lecture / Johnson Museum of Art, Anthropology

Jenifer Bosworth ’93, exhibitions conservator at the Freer and Sackler Galleries, the Smithsonian’s Museum of Asian Art, will speak in conjunction with the...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Falls Prevention: Tips You Can Use

Falls Prevention: Tips You Can Use 12:00pm

Topics covered include: knowing the risks, talking with your doctor, managing your medications, making your home safer and staying active. register...

102 Mann Library  
Marisela Huerta: Autism Spectrum Disorders: Strategies for Teaching and Learning

Marisela Huerta: Autism Spectrum Disorders:... 12:00pm

Food/Catering / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Marisela Huerta, Ph.D., will give give an overview of autism spectrum disorders, suggesting specific strategies faculty can use to promote learning and...

Stimson Hall  
Stephen Vogel: The Maturing of Local Food Systems

Stephen Vogel: The Maturing of Local Food Systems 12:00pm

Food/Catering, Lecture, Special Event / City and Regional Planning

POSTPONED DUE TO GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN, likely to be rescheduled for Spring 2014. Check back for more information. The scope and rapid innovation in...

Mann Library  
The Art of Horticulture (HORT 2010)

The Art of Horticulture (HORT 2010) 12:20pm

Lecture

This presentation is a part of the university course HORT 2010: The Art of Horticulture. Patrick Dourgherty has made over 240 sculptures in the 30 years he...

Ives 305  
The Inconvenient Truths of Global Banana Diseases

The Inconvenient Truths of Global Banana Diseases 12:20pm

CIIFAD, Sustainability

Alice Churchill, Cornell Research Scientist, Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

Emerson Hall  
Tiffany Jamann, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

Tiffany Jamann, Plant Pathology and... 12:20pm

Seminar / Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

“Insights into disease resistance: genes, genetic architecture, and evolution in maize”

Plant Science Building  
CEN Webinar: Eating for Health and a Good Metabolism

CEN Webinar: Eating for Health and a Good... 12:30pm

Alumni

Entrepreneur, author and educator Dr. Susan Blum '82, will share health tips from her bookThe Immune System Recovery Planwhich has helped thousands reverse...

Webinar  
Active Learning in Large Enrollment Classes

Active Learning in Large Enrollment Classes 1:45pm

Food/Catering, Webinar / Graduate School, Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning

Teaching a class of 100+ students involves many challenges, from logistics to assessment to management. Despite these challenges, however, meaningful and...

Caldwell Hall  
Advising Students with Social Communication Challenges and Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Training Opportunity

Advising Students with Social Communication... 2:00pm

Presentation / Student Disability Services

Dr. Marisela Huerta of the Weill Cornell Center for Autism and the Developing Brain will be presenting on understanding and connecting with students with...

Clark  
LEPP Particle Theory Seminar

LEPP Particle Theory Seminar 2:00pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Jamison Galloway, NYU Induced EWSB and Supersymmetry I'll discuss a class of supersymmetric models in which the physical Higgs mass is freed from the...

Physical Sciences Building  
CALS Study Abroad 101

CALS Study Abroad 101 3:00pm

Meeting, Presentation / College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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

Roberts Hall  
Promoting Academic Integrity in the Classroom

Promoting Academic Integrity in the Classroom 3:00pm

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Academic integrity is a core Cornell value. This session presents practical course design strategies to communicate academic integrity expectations and deter...

ILR Conference Center  
"Glacial Varve Chronology During the Last Deglaciation in the Northeastern U.S.: A Record of Ice Recession and Climate Change"

"Glacial Varve Chronology During the Last... 3:30pm

Seminar / CALS Communications, College of Engineering, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

EAS Fall 2013 Seminar by Prof. Jack Ridge from the Tufts University. Refreshments will be served at 3:00 p.m. in the Snee Hall Atrium.

Snee Hall  
Biophysics Colloquium

Biophysics Colloquium 4:00pm

Seminar / LASSP

Jan Lammerding from Cornell gives this week's Biophysics Colloquium. Host: Mingming Wu. Title: Squish and squeeze – nuclear biomechanics in health and...

Clark Hall  
Reading the Landscape for Resiliency: tour & talk with Ben Falk

Reading the Landscape for Resiliency: tour &... 4:00pm

Author Appearance, Field Day / Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station

Author and permaculture expert Ben Falk will lead two events at Cornell: Interactive site tour, 4-5pm, Dilmun Hill Student Farm Presentation, 5:30-7pm,...

Dilmun Hill Student Farm (CUAES)  
Labor Economics joint with Public Economics, Eleonora Patacchini

Labor Economics joint with Public Economics,... 4:25pm

Seminar / Economics

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

Ives Hall  
Labor Economics, Eleonora Patacchini

Labor Economics, Eleonora Patacchini 4:25pm

Seminar / Economics

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

Ives Hall  
Book Talk: Acts of Gaiety: LGBT Performance and the Politics of Pleasure

Book Talk: Acts of Gaiety: LGBT Performance and... 4:30pm

Author Appearance / Cornell University Library, Olin Library

Join us for a Chats in the Stacks book talk with Sara Warner, author of Acts of Gaiety (University of Michigan Press, June 2013) about the importance of...

Olin Library  
Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS) Info Session

Institute for Central American Development... 4:30pm

The Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS) invites you to an information session about internship and field research opportunities in...

Roberts Hall  
Performance of Body,  A Body of Performance  by Virginia Grise

Performance of Body, A Body of Performance by... 4:30pm

Conference/Workshop / Latino Studies Program, English

A special workshop geared towards students interested in performance, theater, film, and creative writing. Ms. Grise will talk about her creative process...

Goldwin Smith Hall  
Veterinary Senior Seminars

Veterinary Senior Seminars 4:30pm

Ashley Warren - "Extrahepatic Biliary Obstruction in a Cat with Cholangiohepatitis"Christina Delgado - "Pacemaker Implantation in a German Shepherd Dog with...

 
Matthew Bannister Lecture: Dream Project: Positioning a Skyscraper

Matthew Bannister Lecture: Dream Project:... 5:15pm

Lecture / College of Architecture, Art and Planning, Architecture

Matthew Bannister (B.Arch. ’94), CEO and founder of DBOX Inc., has spent 17 years building a unique communications agency of brand creators, designers,...

Milstein Hall  
A3C After Dark: What's in your Lunchbox?

A3C After Dark: What's in your Lunchbox? 5:30pm

Cultural

Back in the day, when we brought lunchboxes to school, instead of a ham and cheese sandwich, you might have brought something completely different. So now is...

Asian and Asian American Center  
CUJE: Jazz@Dinner

CUJE: Jazz@Dinner 6:00pm

Music / Department of Music

Hosted by the Hans Bethe House, Jansen's Dining Room Cornell University Jazz Ensembles Paul Merrill, director Appel Septet Spencer Amer,...

Hans Bethe House  
Discover: Animals

Discover: Animals 6:00pm

Community Center Programs

The program includes learning about interesting facts about odd animals. We will show videos and have activities to learn about animals' fascinating...

 
Leaders in Sustainable Global Enterprise Colloquium - Jeff Weiss (BA‘79)Co-Chairman, Managing Director & CFO, Distributed Sun

Leaders in Sustainable Global Enterprise... 6:00pm

Lecture / Johnson Graduate School of Management, Sustainability

Jeff Weiss (BA ‘79) oversees Distributed Sun’s investment companies, leads capital formation, and is active in the development, strategy and governance of...

B09 Sage Hall  
Balch Hall Community Dinner

Balch Hall Community Dinner 6:30pm

Food/Catering / Dean of Students

Hosted by FIR Paul Merrill every Wednesday at Appel on the third floor. Join your fellow residents, Residential Staff, Faculty, and special guests.

Appel Commons  
Cornell Club of Rockland County: Adventures in Agrisculpture

Cornell Club of Rockland County: Adventures in... 7:00pm

Alumni

Cornell Club of Rockland County: Adventures in AgrisculptureWhat is Agrisculpture? It's farm equipment - lovingly rethought. Join us to hear Artist Amy Lewis...

Stony Point, NY  
WEST SIDE STORY

WEST SIDE STORY 7:00pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1961 > USA > Directed by Robert Wise With Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Rita Moreno With lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by the late Arthur Laurents '37,...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Bethe Ansatz

Bethe Ansatz 7:15pm

Lecture

Casual conversation after House Dinner each Wednesday evening in House Professor Scott MacDonald's apartment. Check to see who this week's speaker here:...

Hans Bethe House  
Janet's Jaunt: GO GO GADGET "Google Glass," with Cynthia Johnston Turner

Janet's Jaunt: GO GO GADGET "Google Glass,"... 7:30pm

Presentation / Dean of Students

Everyone has heard of Google Glass, but how will this device affect our daily life, research, and experience in the classroom? Join beta tester Cynthia...

Balch Hall  
ROSEMARY'S BABY

ROSEMARY'S BABY 10:00pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1968 > USA > Directed by Roman Polanski With Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes A young couple moves into a Manhattan apartment building (The Dakota) with strange...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Wednesday, October 23

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