Events

Friday, February 1

"Trees of the Arboretum" photographs by Bo Lipari

For lovers of trees, the F.R. Newman Arboretum is an amazing and wonderful space rich in color, detail, shape and form. The tree collections present visitors...

There's Gold Out There: On Learning From Others

Join us for the opening lecture of the 2013 Institute of Biblical Studies. This year's theme is "The Call to Holy Worldliness." IBS is co-sponsored by...

Planet Cornell

Have you ever wished you could escape to a little planet of your own? You'll find an entire magical solar system in Planet Cornell, now on display at the...

Retail & Luxury Trek

Visit retail and luxury companies in NYC. Network with panelists and recruiters and see their offices first-hand. Please contact Diana at dh528@cornell.edu...

Storm Tharp | Third Person (Part II)

Storm Tharp (B.F.A. ’92) is the youngest Cornell alumnus to have a solo show of his work at the Johnson Museum. The two-part exhibition will be on view both...

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation at 150

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln issuing the Emancipation Proclamation, Cornell University Library will publicly display its unique...

Wardrobes and Rabbit Holes: A Dark History of Children's Literature

In recent years literature for children has seen a tremendous surge in the public consciousness, and many concerned adults have spoken out against what they...

Conference:  Memory: Comparative Approaches to Culture

Cornell/ECNU Center for Comparative Culture presents a collaborative conference hosted by the Society for the Humanities, Cornell University and the Center...

Drawn to Excellence: Renaissance to Romantic Drawings from a Private Collection

This exhibition, organized by the Smith College Museum of Art, offers one of the finest opportunities in the Johnson’s forty-year history for our audiences...

Storm Tharp | Third Person

Storm Tharp ’92 is the youngest Cornell alumnus to have a solo show of his work at the Johnson Museum. The two-part exhibition will be on view both at the...

Weavers' Stories from Island Southeast Asia

This experimental exhibition, organized by the Fowler Museum at UCLA, provides museum visitors with an opportunity to engage more deeply with the lives of...

AEM GSA Brown Bag

Weekly graduate student discussion series

Cornell Club of Southern Arizona - February 2013 Yale Club Speaker Luncheon

YALE CLUB OF SOUTHERN ARIZONACordially Invites You ToTHE ARIZONA INNFriday, February 1, 2013NOONSPEAKER LUNCHEONJOHN G. HILDEBRAND"Bug Brains" - What We...

Mechanisms that Contribute to HIV Latency

Andrew Henderson, Ph.D. Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Medicine Boston University School of Medicine http://www.bumc.bu.edu/medicine/faculty/henderson/ Infection &...

Germa Bel Lecture: The Economics and Politics of High-Speed Rail

The Economics and Politics of High-Speed Rail: Lessons from Experiences Abroad Germà Bel is professor of economics at the Universitat de Barcelona (UB), and...

Pat Hauserman Talk on Sustainable Development on 2/1/13

In this presentation, Pat Hauserman will provide an overview of how communities redevelop through building repositioning. With a focus on sustainability, she...

Cognitive Science @ Cornell Colloquium Series

Language Adaptations, Non-Darwinian Processes, & Semiotic Constraints Terrence W. Deacon, PhD UC Berkeley I survey divergent features of human brains in...

Anthropology Colloquium: Recreating the Nile in Pompeii: Egyptianizing Iconography in the House of P. Cornelius Tages-Caitlin Barrett, Cornell University

Recreating the Nile in Pompeii: Egyptianizing Iconography in the House of P. Cornelius Tages

CAM Colloquium: Mason Porter (Oxford) - Cascades and Social Influence on Networks

I discuss “simple” dynamical systems on networks and examine how network structure affects dynamics of processes running on top of networks. I consider...

Reception Preview for Grad Students Only

Check out the new exhibitions before the crowds arrive and enjoy music and refreshments at this preview just for grad students. The first 100 students will...

Gallery Talk: Roy Hamilton

Roy Hamilton, senior curator of Asian art at the Fowler Museum at UCLA, will give a preview of "Weavers' Stories from Island Southeast Asia" before the...

Heermans-McCalmon Dramatic Writing readings

The winning plays and screenplays in the Heermans-McCalmon competition will be presented in a staged reading by professional actors.

Design for Biodiversity Symposium

Design for Biodiversity: Architectural Responses to Urban Ecology The 2013 Hans and Roger Strauch Symposium on Sustainable Design Urban Ecology is a field...

First Fridays of Ithaca

Meet New Colleagues, Old Friends, Make New Fun and Have Good Times! "First Fridays of Ithaca” is a monthly social networking event for diverse professionals...

Opening Reception at the Johnson Museum

Celebrate five new exhibitions this season at the Johnson Museum--from master drawings among the finest ever on view at Cornell to the contemporary drawings...

Latinos Go Global: Race and Identity Abroad

Experiencing another culture is a fundamental part of understanding it. Listen to Latino students recount their experiences abroad, and discuss issues...

THE TIN DRUM: THE DIRECTOR'S CUT

Ithaca Premiere! 1980 > Germany > Directed by Volker Schlöndorff. With David Bennent, Mario Adorf, Angela Winkler. This superb adaptation of Gunter Grass's...

The Latino Experience Abroad

Latino students talk about their experiences abroad in locations across the globe and discuss issues around the cultural exchange which occurs when visiting...

Cornell Club of Central New Jersey: Men's Basketball at Princeton

Cornell Club of Central NJ Cornell vs Princeton Basketball GameCome watch our Men's Basketball Team take on Princeton this Friday, February 1st at 7pm right...

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

We play board games, card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games (RPGs). Attendance is free and open to anyone. Rules are taught for most games.

Women's Hockey Welcomes Union, RPI For Do It For Daron Series

The No. 5 Big Red women's hockey team welcomes Union and Rensselaer to Ithaca this weekend for the Do It For Daron Series. Fans are encouraged to wear purple...

Live-Action Role-Players Club Event

Ever been interested in Live-Action Role-play (LARP)? Want to meet new people? Just want something to do on a Friday night that isn't studying? Come join...

AI WEIWEI: NEVER SORRY - Introduced by Ellen Avril, Curator of Asian Art, Johnson Museum

Ithaca Premiere! Both screenings introduced by Ellen Avril, Curator of Asian Art, Johnson Museum 2012 > USA > Directed by Alison Klayman. With Ai Weiwei,...

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING

2001 > USA > Directed by Peter Jackson. With Elijah Wood, Ian McKellen, Viggo Mortensen, Ian Holm, Sean Astin, Liv Tyler, Orlando Bloom. The first in the...

Friday, February 1