Events

Thursday, October 3

SPROCKET, THE COGNITIVE SCIENCE FILM SERIES

First of 4 films this semester: October 3, 2013 Minority Report Directed by Steven Spielberg Starring Colin Farrell and Tom Cruise

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...

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...

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...

Jem Cohen - Filmmaker Visits Cornell

Jem Cohen is a New York City-based American filmmaker, especially known for his observational portraits of urban landscapes, blending of media formats and...

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...

Art for Lunch: Roger Shimomura

Learn more about the exhibition Roger Shimomura: Minidoka on My Mind from Ellen Avril, the Johnson's chief curator and curator of Asian art.

National Student Day

Come to The Cornell Store on Oct. 3 between 12-2pm to celebrate students and organizations that promote social responsibility, student volunteerism,...

SEAP Brown Bag Talk - Jeff McNeely, Senior Science Advisor, International Union for Conservation of Nature. A.D. White Professor, Cornell University - "Many Resources, Many Approaches: Comparing Policies and Practices of the ASEAN Countries"

The Indianized States of Southeast Asia" was published in 1944 by George Coedes, one of the most outstanding French scholars of Southeast Asia. I have been...

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...

R3 Symposium

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Cornell DNA Replication, Recombination, and Repair interest group. The symposium will feature 3 keynote speakers.

"Advanced Magnetic Resonance Studies of Nanostructured Materials and Signal Enhancement"

MSE Fall Seminar with Prof. Hans Wolfgang Spiess from Max-Planck-Institut fur Polymerforschung. Refreshments in 260 Bard Hall at 3:30pm

Astronomy Colloquium: the Solar Corona from Eclipse and Spacecraft Observations

Professor Jay Pasachoff (Williams College), an expert in the field of solar eclipses, will discuss the solar corona from eclipse and spacecraft observations.

Development Seminar joint with Dyson, Amartya Lahiri

http://www.economics.cornell.edu/seminars/development.html Structural Transformation and the Rural-Urban Divide (joint w/Viktoria Hnatkovska)

GCB's Guest Speaker from Fosun Group

China is currently No.2 in the world in terms of GDP. Does the rise of the Chinese economy means the same for its enterprises? Although there are 93 Chinese...

Graham Walker, MIT

Translesion DNA Polymerases, From Cancer Chemotherapy to Antibiotic Action

Michael Wesch: The End of Wonder in the Age of Whatever

Is this an "Age of Whatever," where anything is possible? Or an age of "whatever," where we feel increasingly disconnected and disempowered? Join Dr. Wesch...

The End of Wonder in the Age of Whatever

In a world where we are constantly connected through new media and technology, how can we cultivate a sense of wonder in students? Join Michael Wesch as he...

Macroeconomics Workshop, Javier Bianchi

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

Study abroad at Bocconi University in Milan

Trying to decide where to study abroad? Check out Bocconi University in Milan, Italy! PERKS FOR CALS STUDENTS: - Work directly with the CALS Exchange...

A Modest Proposal: Zitkala-Ša at Laura Ingalls Wilder's Cannibal Feast

The 5th Annual Alumni Lecture of the Americanist Reading Group. Professor Bethany Schneider (Bryn Mawr) will be delivering a talk discussing citation and...

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 10/3

Anna Zayaruznaya (Yale University) presents "The Imaginary Zoo of Musical Things." Assistant Professor of Music, Zayaruznaya is interested in the...

What You Can Do with a History Major

“What You Can Do with a History Major,” a panel discussion with field leaders and Cornell grads in finance, law, publishing, urban planning, and academic...

"A Gender Lens on Corporate Culture and Financial Power"

Barbara J. Krumsiek is Chair, President and CEO of Calvert Investments, Inc. Ms. Krumsiek's career in the investment business spans over three decades. Prior...

Philosophy of Fundamental Physics-Part II

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...

Bill Gilbert Lecture: Art in the Age of STEM

Bill Gilbert is the director of the Land Arts of the American West Program, at the University of New Mexico. Gilbert completed his undergraduate work in...

Cornell Club of Colorado - Fort Collins All Ivy Networking Happy Hour

All Ivy League Monthly Networking11/7 at 5:30 p.m., Fort Collins All Ivy Networking Happy Hour: 1st Thursday (El Monte Grill and Lounge, 1611 South College...

Stadium Runs

To sign up, e-mail GRF Darvin @ dg423

Cornell Alumni Association of Northern California - Lecture/Tour Mosquito Lab

Lecture/Tour Mosquito Lab (San Jose)Cornell NorCalThursday, October 3, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)County Vector Control District Center1580 Berger...

Cornell Club of Central New Jersey: Fall Dine and Learn

Cornell Club of Central New Jersey: Fall Dine and LearnJoin us for a special dinner in a private room at the lovely Nassau Club in Princeton. We will enjoy...

JGSM Wine Club tasting: Italian wines

a tasting of italian wines (attendees must be members)

Come and Meet GCB's Guest Speaker from Fosun Group

Chinese Companies to Go International: Challenges and Opportunities China is currently No.2 in the world in terms of GDP. Does the rise of the Chinese...

Cornell Club of Eastern Florida - Northwestern Kellogg Hosts Networking/Public Speaking Interactive Evening

Thursday, October 3, 6:30 PM - Northwestern Kellogg hosts Networking/Public Speaking Interactive Evening at 95 Merrick Way in Coral Gables. $32.64. Click...

Alash: throat singers from Tuva

Straight from the heart of Central Asia comes Alash – a trio of master throat singers poised to captivate, fascinate, and educate the world with their...

Cornell Club of Western Washington - Cornell-Dartmouth-Princeton Alumni Happy Hour

Cornell-Dartmouth-Princeton Alumni Happy HourPlease, join us on Thursday, October 3rd starting at 7 PM at Little Water Cantina.Little Water Cantina2865...

MUSEUM HOURS with filmmaker Jem Cohen

2012 > Austria/USA > Directed by Jem Cohen With Mary Margaret O'Hara, Bobby Sommer, Ela Piplits The city of Vienna and the grand Kunsthistorisches Art...

Recovering Wonder in the Age of Whatever

National Geographic Emerging Explorer and US Professor of the Year Michael Wesch will discuss how we can and must recover our capacity for wonder and...

THE HEAT

2013 > USA > Directed by Paul Feig With Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Demian Bichir A straitlaced FBI agent and a boorish Boston police officer are...

Thursday, October 3