Events

Thursday, April 18

 Mark Hertsgaard, Independent Journalist “Winning the Climate Fight” - OPENING KEYNOTE

On Thursday evening (4/18) this keynote kicks off an important, educational and exciting conference, "Climate Smart & Climate Ready", which is being...

Climate Smart Climate Ready Regional Conference

Join us April 18-21 in Ithaca and Cortland for a major regional conference on making our communities more climate friendly and climate resilient. Open to the...

Cornell Alumni in San Antonio - Accepted Students Reception

4/18 – Accepted Students Reception (Medical Center)Details to be announced

Cornell Days 2013

Congratulations and welcome to the Class of 2017! Cornell Days is a program for you and your family to visit and explore Cornell. Whether you come for the...

Cornell's Dance Expo

Let's DANCE! Come by the RPCC 1st Floor TV Lounge to meet some of Cornell's favorite dance teams. Learn about the diversity within Cornell's own dance...

Diversity Hosting Month for Newly Admitted Students

Come experience first-hand Ezra Cornell’s vision of “Any person…any study” with your potential classmates from across the country. Diversity Hosting promises...

Poetry Walk of Mundy Wildflower Garden

Come celebrate National Poetry Month on this self-guided audio tour that pairs each flower in bloom along the stone path with a recording of a contemporary...

Slope Day POSSE

Volunteer for Slope Day! - Join with your friends and have tons of fun together! - Great chance to develop leadership skills! - All day, half day & 2-hour...

Humans vs. Zombies

Humans vs. Zombies is a campus-wide, modified game of tag running from April 17th - April 26th! All players begin as "humans," and must hide and defend...

A New Burma: An Introduction in Photography

Reforms in Myanmar are creating new opportunities for exploring a country that has long remained shrouded by geopolitical isolation. This photography exhibit...

Focus on Fungus

Fungi are mysterious things that capture our imaginations with their weird, ephemeral beauty. Cornell's Plant Pathology Herbarium contains the stories of...

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...

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...

Ana Mendieta in Exile: Selected Films

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...

Beauties and Beasties in Children's Book Illustrations

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

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...

Student Arts Showcase

The annual Student Arts Showcase at the Johnson Museum celebrates the many artistic talents of Cornell students—visual and performing. Student art will be on...

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...

Windows 8 Campus Demo Tour

Get a hands-on opportunity to experience the new, cool features of Windows 8. Trained representatives from Campus Entertainment will staff the event...

Spring People's School: Plant the Seeds of Solidarity

This Thursday, April 18th, from 10:30am to 4pm, members of the Cornell community will gather once again on the Arts Quad for a People's School--a set of...

"Incremental Success: African Constitutionalism and Islam," Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im

Please RSVP by Friday, April 12, 2013, to Jack Glezen at: jlg30@cornell.edu if you want to attend. Jack will reply stating: “Ok” if there are enough seats...

BCTR Talks at Twelve: Barry Burkhart

"An Outline of an Empirically Oriented Assessment and Treatment Program for Adolescent Sex Offenders" Lunch will be served. This event is open to all....

Islam and the Secular State

The Institute for Comparative Modernitites The Clarke Initiative for Law and Development in the Middle East and North Africa & The Institute for African...

SEAP Brown Bag Lecture Series: Keng We Koh "Chinese Big Business in Colonial Southeast Asia: Eu Tong Sen, Tan Kah Kee & Oei Tiong Ham"

The history of Chinese overseas business in Southeast Asia has been inextricably linked to the history of Chinese migration and Chinese nationalism in...

"A Working Consensus: the Multilateral Politics of NATO’s Post-cold War Transformation"

Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies weekly brown bag seminar

Caregiver Support & Education Network

Are you providing care for an adult family member, spouse, or friend? If so, you are invited to attend meetings of the Caregiver Support & Education Network....

ICSD Superintendent Luvelle Brown - April communicators@cornell

Please join the communicators@cornell for a discussion on: Building a world-class organization through partnerships and collaborations! Ithaca City School...

Engaging the University

Brady Deaton, Chancellor, University of Missouri

CU Music: Midday Music at Lincoln 4/18

Midday Music at Lincoln: Contrapunkt; Paul Hwang, director. 3rd Annual Art Concert features music written by Cornell undergraduate composers in...

Mock Oil Spill

April 20th marks the three year anniversary of the BP oil spill. Join student groups on Thursday, April 18 from 12:30 to 1:30PM at Ho Plaza - to remember...

CALS Study Abroad 101

These meetings cover factors to consider when selecting a program, the study abroad application and approval process, and other important information. All...

Children's book reading

About Hummingbirds: A Guide for Children by Cathryn Sill, illustrated by John Sill. Learn about what hummingbirds are, how and where they live, and what they...

"Prestellar Core Formation in Turbulent Molecular Clouds"

Molecular clouds are the sites of all star formation, and recent work has led to major advances in understanding the dynamical processes involved. A key...

Opening reception: Focus on Fungus

Fungi are mysterious things that capture our imaginations with their weird, ephemeral beauty. Cornell's Plant Pathology Herbarium contains the stories of...

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/18

Evan Cortens (Cornell University) presents “‘Mein Herz schwimmt im Blut’ and the Rhetoric of Cantata Composition.” Mr. Cortens is a fifth-year doctoral...

Cleaveland Memorial Reading with Joanie Mackowski and Stephanie Vaughn

Cornell faculty Joanie Mackowski (poet) and Stephanie Vaughn (fiction) will read from their work. This event is part of the Spring 2013 Barbara & David...

NYSAA Conference Practice Session

Practice session for two Iroquoian archaeology papers to be presented at the NYSAA conference.

Peel the Love at Okenshields

Go Bananas at Okenshields on Thursday, April 18th starting at 4:30pm! Our Peel the Love event features a wide variety of banana menu items and delicious...

“Our daughters are not cut”: The cultural and economic context of stopping FGC in peri-urban Khartoum

Professor Boddy will discuss recent shifts in gender dynamics among relocated village families in contemporary peri-urban Khartoum, Sudan. Her focus is on...

Engaging the University

Chancellor Brady J. Deaton became the 21st chief executive officer of the University of Missouri on Oct. 4, 2004. Prior to his time at the University of...

Integrated Course Design, a GET SET Workshop for Graduate Students, Future Educators, and Teaching Assistants

Curious about integrated course design, an approach that includes articulating meaningful educational goals, applying active teaching strategies and...

American Sign Language (ASL) Sign Choir Learning Series

Interested in learning American Sign Language? Join the Cornell University Deaf Awareness Project (CUDAP) and learn how to perform popular songs translated...

Cornell Club of Rochester - Growing Up in a Historic Frank Lloyd Wright House

Growing Up in a Historic Frank Lloyd Wright HouseJoin us for a free presentation on April 20 by Kim Bixler '91, whose family owned Frank Lloyd Wright's 1908...

PGN Coffee Chat

Join the brothers of PGN in this great opportunity to gain experienced insight into the world of business, network and learn more about our professional...

Veterinary Pain Management Lecture

Small Animal Clinical Skills Club Presents: Dr. Andrea Looney, DVM, DACVA, CCRP Physical Medicine Techniques: Intervention and Rehabilitation This...

Lecture: Linda Wolk-Simon

Linda Wolk-Simon, the Charles W. Engelhard Curator and Department Head of Drawings and Prints at the Morgan Library & Museum, will discuss the role of...

Cornell Alumni Association of Central New York - Explore American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O'Keeffe to Rockwell

Explore American Moderns, 1910-1960: From O'Keeffe to Rockwell!Private TourEverson Museum of Art401 Harrison StreetSyracuse, New York 13202Thursday, April...

Stadium Runs

To sign up, e-mail GRF Darvin @ dg423

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

All Ivy League Monthly NetworkingThe All-Ivy Event Happy Hours are held on the same day of each month at the same venue. This is a great way to network with...

Interfaith Fast for Hunger

Interfaith Fast for Hunger: Help End World Hunger! Participate in this 30 hour fast and donate the money you save on meals by fasting for a day! $30...

From "¿Que Pasa USA? to "I Love Lucy": Bilingualism in the Latino Community

“Que Pasa USA?" and "I Love Lucy" are two sitcoms that help illustrate a comparative history of bilingualism and immigration to the United States and what...

CU Music: organist David Yearsley

David Yearsley, organ, presents “Cosmopolitan Encounters: the Organ Contests of Dresden.” Froberger meets Weckman; Marchand flees from Bach; Hässler goes up...

Film Screening - How to Survive a Plague

Directed by David France, this movie is the latest in a recent spate of AIDS-themed documentaries, How to Survive a Plague is an exceptional portrait of...

HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE intro by Brenda J. Marston - Curator, Human Sexuality Collection, Cornell University Library - 1st 100 free!

Ithaca Premiere! 2012 > USA > Directed by David France. "The latest in a recent spate of AIDS-themed documentaries, HOW TO SURVIVE A PLAGUE is an...

Interschool Mixer

Between Animal Science, Food Science, Microbiology, Plant Sciences, and Veterinary Medicine. Interested in meeting grad students outside of your...

Central Carolina Cornell Club - Ivy+ Networking

Ivy+ Networking EventThursday, April 18, 20137:30 - 9:30 p.m.Straw Valley Cafe5420 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.Durham, NC 27707(919) 403-2233If you missed the...

Cornell Club of Los Angeles - Cornell Professor and Poet Alice Fulton MFA Â'82

Cornell Professor and Poet Alice Fulton MFA ’82 to speak at Hammer MuseumMeet Alice Fulton who has already been recognized as one of America's best poets by...

Cayuga's Waiters Spring Fever XXXIX

Cayuga's Waiters, Cornell's oldest all-male singing escort service, have been delighting audiences for 64 years with their unique interpretations of popular...

CU Music: JazzSpacesIthaca--Jazz Festival 4/18 Vincent Herring

22nd Annual Cornell University Jazz Festival & JazzSpacesIthaca present: Vincent Herring Grammy Award winning saxophonist Vincent Herring has developed into...

PLANET OF THE APES - new print!

New Print! 1968 > USA > Directed by Franklin Schaffner. With Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowell. A space shuttle’s crew, led by Charlton Heston, stumbles upon a...

Thursday, April 18