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Tuesday, February 5

"Trees of the Arboretum" photographs by Bo Lipari

"Trees of the Arboretum" photographs by Bo Lipari

Exhibit / Cornell Plantations

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...

Nevin Welcome Center  
2013 Food Processing Sanitation and Pest Management:  A Pest Manager's Recertification Workshop

2013 Food Processing Sanitation and Pest...

Sustainability

This workshop has been produced by Cornell Cooperative Extension. Don Downing originated the program which has been held in the Rochester area since 1986....

 
 Lake Ontario Winter Fruit School

Lake Ontario Winter Fruit School 8:00am

Class/ Workshop

Cornell experts speak on a range of topics for tree fruit growers, including orchard management strategies for strange weather, frost protection, pest and...

Wallington Fire Hall  
Planet Cornell

Planet Cornell 8:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

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...

Mann Library  
Storm Tharp | Third Person (Part II)

Storm Tharp | Third Person (Part II) 8:00am

Exhibit / College of Architecture, Art and Planning, Johnson Museum of Art

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...

Milstein Hall  
CLASSE Seminar-Alvin Acerbo

CLASSE Seminar-Alvin Acerbo 9:00am

Seminar / CLASSE

Alvin Acerbo from the Photon Sciences Directorate Brookhaven National Laboratory will be discussing: "Simultaneous Synchrotron-based SAXS and WAXS Microbeam...

Wilson Lab  
Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation at 150

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation at 150 9:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library

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

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

Wardrobes and Rabbit Holes: A Dark History of... 9:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, English

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...

Kroch Library  
Ana Mendieta in Exile: Selected Films

Ana Mendieta in Exile: Selected Films 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

A rare glimpse into the filmic work of Ana Mendieta (1948-1985), who used her body to explore issues of displacement, identity, and diaspora through...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Beauties and Beasties in Children's Book Illustrations

Beauties and Beasties in Children's Book... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition highlights original drawings, paintings, objects, and books by a variety of artists who have been deeply engaged in creating images for the...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Drawn to Excellence: Renaissance to Romantic Drawings from a Private Collection

Drawn to Excellence: Renaissance to Romantic... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Overview of Multiple Comparison Methods

Overview of Multiple Comparison Methods 10:00am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Statistical Consulting Unit

In this workshop we will demonstrate when the problem of multiple comparisons occurs, and how inference regarding Type-I error is affected. We will briefly...

Mann Library  
Storm Tharp | Third Person

Storm Tharp | Third Person 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art, College of Architecture, Art and Planning

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Weavers' Stories from Island Southeast Asia

Weavers' Stories from Island Southeast Asia 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art

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

Johnson Museum of Art  
Local Development for Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change:  Strategies and Experiences

Local Development for Adaptation and Mitigation... 12:15pm

Seminar / Sustainability

Seminar series will engage the Cornell and Ithaca communities in discussing the magnitude and impact of climate change in the developing and developed world...

Mann Library  
Subcellular Size Control: Scaling the Mitotic Spindle During Development

Subcellular Size Control: Scaling the Mitotic... 12:30pm

Seminar / Molecular Medicine, Veterinary College

Dr. Jeremy Wilbur is a candidate for a faculty position in the Department of Molecular Medicine.

Veterinary Reserch Tower  
Employee Survey Open Forum

Employee Survey Open Forum 2:00pm

Special Event / Employee Assembly

Since the University conducted the employee survey a little more than a year ago, the Employee Assembly, human resources and volunteers from across campus...

Robert Purcell Community Center  
RefWorks: Insider's Edition

RefWorks: Insider's Edition 3:00pm

Career, Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Whether you are preparing a draft of your dissertation or just getting started on your thesis research, learn how to organize and manage citations. Also...

Mann Library  
Teaching with Technology Seminar: Creating a Virtual Learning Space: Tools for Fostering Online Discussions, with Computer Science Professor Dexter Kozen

Teaching with Technology Seminar: Creating a... 3:00pm

Seminar

Online discussions can extend classroom time and engage students who might be reluctant to speak in class. Come and discuss ways to create and manage...

ILR Conference Center, King Shaw Hall  
LASSP and A&EP Seminar

LASSP and A&EP Seminar 4:00pm

Seminar / LASSP, Physics

Kang-Kuen Ni, JILA (Joint Institute of the University of Colorado at Boulder and the National Institute of Standards and Technology), will present seminar.

Clark Hall  
Sibley School Colloquium Series

Sibley School Colloquium Series 4:00pm

Seminar / Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Rick Neptune, PhD., Professor, University of Texas at Austin, "Biomechanical analyses of human movement: insight into neuromotor control".

Kimball Hall  
ORIE Colloquium: Guy Lebanon (Georgia Tech) - Stochastic m-Estimators and the Tradeoff Between Statistical Accuracy and Computational Complexity

ORIE Colloquium: Guy Lebanon (Georgia Tech) -... 4:15pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering

Maximum likelihood estimators are often of limited practical use due to the intensive computation they require. We propose a family of alternative estimators...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall  
Black History Month Dinner - West African Cuisine

Black History Month Dinner - West African Cuisine 4:30pm

Food/Catering / Cornell Dining

A series of dinners are scheduled starting Thursday, January 31, 2013 through Thursday, February 28, 2012 to celebrate Black History Month at Cornell...

Hans Bethe House  
Anindita Banerjee, "Petromodernity: Post-Soviet Fiction and the Biopolitics of Oil"

Anindita Banerjee, "Petromodernity: Post-Soviet... 4:45pm

Lecture / History of Art and Visual Studies, Sustainability

The Institute for Comparative Modernities is pleased to announce the following New Conversations Series talk, which is free and open to the public. The...

Toboggan Lodge  
Exploring Majors & Careers Workshop for First Year Students

Exploring Majors & Careers Workshop for First... 4:45pm

Class/ Workshop / Arts & Sciences Career Services

Limited to A&S First-Year students only. Series of 3 Tuesday workshops designed to assist first year A&S Students. Students must attend all 3 workshops in...

 
Study Abroad in Australia & New Zealand Information Meeting

Study Abroad in Australia & New Zealand... 4:45pm

Cornell Abroad

A study abroad information session for students who are interested in Australia and/or New Zealand. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and...

Caldwell Hall  
Study Abroad in Spain Information Meeting

Study Abroad in Spain Information Meeting 4:45pm

A study abroad information session for students who are interested in studying in Spain. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions and hear from...

Caldwell Hall  
The Dr T Project: A Cornell Hitchhiker's Guide to Culture

The Dr T Project: A Cornell Hitchhiker's Guide... 5:00pm

Lecture / Dean of Students

Join Shawkat Toorawa, Mews Faculty-in-Residence and Associate Professor of Near Eastern Studies, for 30 minutes of culture, tea, and shortbread.

Carol Tatkon Center  
Smoking Awareness

Smoking Awareness 5:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Community Center Programs

We will be showing anti smoking videos and the harmful effects smoking has on health. Alternatives and aids will be mentioned as well (nicotine gum)....

Appel Commons  
Cornell Club of Northeastern Ohio - Yale Club Speaker Series - Jeff Hoffman

Cornell Club of Northeastern Ohio - Yale Club... 6:00pm

Alumni

THE YALE CLUB INVITATION: SPEAKER SERIES - JEFF HOFFMANTuesday, February 5, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EST)The Union Club1211 Euclid AveCleveland, OH...

Cleveland, OH  
Searching for Love in all the Wrong Places: Finding Technology Entrepreneurial Opportunities at Cornell

Searching for Love in all the Wrong Places:... 6:00pm

Lecture, Meeting, Networking, Career / Student Organization

Professor Wesley Sine, Director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute (EII) and Associate Professor at the Johnson School, will be giving a talk...

Thurston Hall  
Keeping It Wild: The Future of Wildlife Conservation - San Diego

Keeping It Wild: The Future of Wildlife... 6:30pm

Alumni, Sustainability

This event is now sold out!To be added to a waiting list, please contact Francine Darling at francine.darling@cornell.edu.Thank you.

San Diego, CA  
Strategic Marketing for Livestock Producers

Strategic Marketing for Livestock Producers 6:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Cooperative Extension

This series of 3 workshops covers the basics of strategic marketing, including how to identify a target market and focus your farm's marketing efforts. It...

 
The Harlem Globetrotters

The Harlem Globetrotters 7:00pm

Special Event / Other

The Globetrotters new world tour show puts you in charge. "You Write The Rules" lets YOU decide the new rule we add to Globetrotters basketball, a rule that...

Bartels Hall  
AI WEIWEI: NEVER SORRY - introduced by Ellen Avril, curator of Asian Art, Johnson Museum

AI WEIWEI: NEVER SORRY - introduced by Ellen... 7:15pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

Ithaca Premiere! 2012 > USA > Directed by Alison Klayman With Ai Weiwei, Danqing Chen, Ying Gao This timely documentary explores the life and work of Chinese...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts  
Cornell Concert Series Presents: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet

Cornell Concert Series Presents: Berlin... 8:00pm

Music / Department of Music

Cornell Concert Series Presents: The Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet, founded in 1988 during the era of Herbert von Karajan, continues to astonish audiences...

Bailey Hall  

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