Events

Thursday, October 24

SPROCKET, THE COGNITIVE SCIENCE FILMS SERIES

Second of four films this semester October 24, 2013 Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead Directed by Tom Stoppard Starring Gary Oldman & Tim...

Trailblazers Networking Mixer

The Trailblazers Program is a part of OADI’s Community Development and Social Justice Programming (CDSJ). It is specifically designed for non-traditional...

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...

High Five Employee Recognition Program

A Cornell Recognition Event Day celebrating our employees’ excellence in partnership with The Cornell Store Thursday, October 24, 2013 25% off almost...

Mindfulness Meditation, 8 Week Series

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

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...

Remembering Lincoln at Gettysburg

Cornell University Library’s new exhibition Remembering Lincoln at Gettysburg commemorates the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, his...

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...

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...

George Bush, German Reunification, and the Power of Time

Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly brown bag seminar. Co-sponsored by the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies.

CU Music: Midday Music at Lincoln 10/24

Midday Music at Lincoln: “From the Ballroom to the Stage,” a lecture-demonstration on baroque dance by guest Ken Pierce, funded in part by grants from the...

Urban Semester Program Video Information Session

Looking to gain some experience in your field of interest in NYC? Then come to the Urban Semester Program video information session to learn more!

Creating an Inclusive Classroom I: What our Men of Color Have to Say

Although the number of minority students at US institutions is increasing, their retention and graduation rates have historically been lower than their...

Designing Student Assessment to Evaluate Yourself as a Teacher

This student-led GET SET workshop is part of the "Enhancing Teaching withTechnology" Workshop Certificate Category. Open to all Cornell graduate students,...

"Geometric Effects on the Properties of Nanowires and Nanocrystal Superlattices"

MSE Fall Seminar with Prof. Jennifer R. Lukes from the University of Pennsylvania. Refreshments in 260 Bard Hall at 3:30pm

Book Talk: The Insects--Structure and Function

Insects are the most successful multi-cellular organism on our planet, and new, fascinating discoveries about them help us understand the natural...

Ian Hewson, Cornell University, Department of Microbiology

Genomic and Transcriptomic Investigations into Life and Death of Marine Bacterioplankton and Mesozooplankton

Physics of Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs): Theory and Observation

Solar eruptions are manifested as coronal mass ejections (CMEs), solar flares, and eruptive promi nences (EPs) depending on observing methods. The amount of...

Development Seminar, Catalina Herrera Almanza

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

Macroeconomics Workshop, Ricardo Reis

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

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 10/24

Gundula Kreuzer (Yale University) presents "Wagnerian Technologies: The Curtain." In both her writing and her teaching, Kreuzer approaches music from a wide...

Eminent Bailouts

Can the government use Eminent Domain to seize underwater mortgages? Professor Robert Hockett of Cornell Law School debates his unique proposal against...

Marriage with the Houris:" Metaphor, Jihad, and the Digital Age

Muslim men are promised hur al-'in or pure female companions upon the entry into Paradise, and the Qur'an refers to these companions within the framework of...

Okenshields Apple Fest

Join us for Okenshields Apple Fest on Thursday, October 24, in Willard Straight Hall, starting at 4:30pm. Butternut Squash and Apple Soup, Sweet Potatoes...

Introduction to Backyard Poultry

An introduction to backyard poultry in veterinary medicine. As the popularity of raising backyard poultry continues to rise, becoming aware of the veterinary...

Peace Corps Application Workshop

Thinking about applying to the Peace Corps? Have you already started the application? Are you thinking about opening the application eventually? No matter...

Artist's Talk: Laylah Ali

Artist Laylah Ali will discuss her work at this special gallery talk.

Asian/Asian American Graduate & Professional Student Mixer

Come to Stella's for the Asian/Asian American Graduate & Professional Student Mixer! Meet graduate and professional students from various departments around...

Education in America: What do we do now?

Gov. Jeb Bush and SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher will join President David Skorton in a discussion about the state of U.S. education during a special...

Stadium Runs

To sign up, e-mail GRF Darvin @ dg423

CRP Fall Field Trip Alumni Reception

Please join current first-year Planning and Preservation students, Professor Jeffrey Chusid, and Professor Michael Tomlan, for the Annual CRP Fall Field Trip...

Cornell Club of Colorado - Colorado Springs All Ivy Networking Happy Hour

10/24 at 6:00 p.m., Colorado Springs All Ivy Networking Happy Hour: 4th Thursday (Jack Quinn's Irish Alehouse & Pub, 21 S Tejon, downtown).

Cornell Technology Venture Forum

CCTEC will host its seventh annual Cornell Technology Venture Forum™ (CTVF). Emerging technologies and Cornell startups will be presented and showcased...

SPEAK

Come and learn how to speak obscure and unusual languages with CCP. Learn common phrases in Elvish, Hieroglyphics, American Sign Language and more!

Cornell Law School Young Alumni Happy Hour

You are invited to the Washington DCCORNELL LAW SCHOOL YOUNG ALUMNI HAPPY HOURBlackFinn American Saloon1620 I Street NWWashington, DC 20006This event is free...

Conversations at Keeton: The Meaning of (Residential) Life

Why do many colleges and universities offer housing on campus? In what ways does living on campus contribute to the educational experience of...

Cornell Alumni Association of Northern California - Cornell-UCLA Mixer

Cornell-UCLA Mixer (Mountain View)Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)Zen Lounge251 Castro StMountain View, CA 94041UCLA meets Cornell...

Deer Management Forum

Award-winning journalist, Jim Sterba, will participate in a Deer Management Forum sponsored by Cornell Plantations and Cornell's Atkinson Center for a...

Miami, FL - All Ivy+ Networking

Thursday, October 24, 7 PM - All Ivy+ Networking at the UM Life Science and Technology Park in Miami.$20.Register at http://dartmouthsouthflorida.com .

Public Space, Public Art

Noteworthy speakers join Patrick Dougherty for a lively discussion about public space, public art, and their complementarity. Patrick Doughtery has made...

Reading by Award-Winning  Playwright Virginia Grise  and a Dialogue with  Dramaturg Tiffany Ana López

Grise will read from her play, rasgos asiaticos (Directed by Emily Mendelsohn). Told in a series of vignettes, this multi-narrative memory play traces one...

OUR NIXON with filmmaker Penny Lane

2013 > USA > Directed by Penny Lane Compiled from the Super 8 home movies shot by presidential aides H.R. Haldeman, John Ehrlichman and Dwight Chapin, this...

Barktoberfest

Come see amazing tricks demonstrations by Atka the Amazing Eskie and pet some of the Guiding Eyes puppies! We will have snacks for sale as well.

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...

Thursday, October 24