Events

Wednesday, October 23

Alpha Chi Sigma Presents: Energy Now and Forever Demo Day

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

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

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...

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

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

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...

Stampede Parallel Computing Workshops at Cornell: Introductory Topics

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

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...

Propensity Score Analysis

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

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...

GSPAM Coffee Hour

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

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...

From Excavation to Exhibition: Jenifer Bosworth '93

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

Falls Prevention: Tips You Can Use

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

Marisela Huerta: Autism Spectrum Disorders: Strategies for Teaching and Learning

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

Stephen Vogel: The Maturing of Local Food Systems

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

The Art of Horticulture (HORT 2010)

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...

The Inconvenient Truths of Global Banana Diseases

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

Tiffany Jamann, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

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

CEN Webinar: Eating for Health and a Good Metabolism

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

Active Learning in Large Enrollment Classes

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

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

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

LEPP Particle Theory Seminar

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...

Promoting Academic Integrity in the Classroom

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

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

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.

Biophysics Colloquium

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

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

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,...

Labor Economics joint with Public Economics, Eleonora Patacchini

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

Labor Economics, Eleonora Patacchini

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

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

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...

Institute for Central American Development Studies (ICADS) Info Session

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

Performance of Body,  A Body of Performance  by Virginia Grise

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

Veterinary Senior Seminars

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

Matthew Bannister Lecture: Dream Project: Positioning a Skyscraper

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

A3C After Dark: What's in your Lunchbox?

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...

CUJE: Jazz@Dinner

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

Discover: Animals

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

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

Cornell Club of Rockland County: Adventures in Agrisculpture

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

WEST SIDE STORY

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,...

Bethe Ansatz

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

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

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...

ROSEMARY'S BABY

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

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