Events

Friday, April 5

Anthropology Colloquium: Queer Culture Questions-Ara Wilson, Duke University

Cosponsored by FGSS (Feminist, Gender, Sexuality Studies Program) and LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Studies)

CAU - New York, New York: A Spring Theater Weekend

As Laurence Olivier said, "A great theater is the outward and visible sign of an inward and probable culture." We will test this hypothesis as we enjoy three...

Cornell Club of Japan Annual General Meeting

Mark your calendars and save the date!Date:Friday, April 5, 2013Location: Kaiteki CaféTime: 7:00 -9:00 pmContact:hisyog@greenhouse.co.jpA detailed...

Michael Ashkin Exhibition: Architecture Is for Creeps

Architecture Is for Creeps is comprised of new work by Michael Ashkin, associate professor of art, College of Architecture, Art, and Planning. Geometries of...

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...

Cornell-Dartmouth Blood Drive Competition

Give Blood and Help Save Lives… and help Cornell beat Dartmouth in this month-long Blood Drive Competition! This is one of nine blood drives in the month 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...

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...

A&S Career Conversation with Susie Schneider '91

When Susie Schneider, English '91, joined Cornell Athletics as an Assistant Coach for Track & Field and Cross Country, she didn't realize this would be 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...

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...

Exhibition Marks Human Sexuality Collection's 25th Anniversary

Riots at the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village revolutionized the lives of gay New Yorkers, paving the way for people to come out and be proud. But in the...

Plant Biology Friday Seminar Series

A series of seminar speakers from the field of plant biology present throughout Spring 2013. Please see our speaker schedule here.

AEM GSA Brown Bag Seminar

Hot topics in Agricultural Economics

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

YALE CLUB OF SOUTHERN ARIZONAcordially invites you toTHE ARIZONA INNFriday, April 5, 2013NOONFINAL SPRING SPEAKER-LUNCHEONGEORGE HANSONMusic Director and...

Carrie Hessler-Radelet: Making a Difference: Peace Corps in the 21st Century

Carrie Hessler-Radelet is acting director of the Peace Corps. Previously, Hessler-Radelet served as deputy director of the Peace Corps from June 2010 until...

Energy Seminar Series

Dr. Howard Herzog, Senior Research Engineer, Energy Laboratory, MIT Carbon Capture and Sequestration

CU Music: Composers' Forum 4/5

Student composer job talks, teaching, and discussion; document preparation. [Enter 316 Lincoln via 220, the Music Library]

Nate Silver - Powerful Predictions

Nate Silver has become today's leading statistician through innovative analyses of political polling. He will discuss his new book titled "The Signal and The...

Solamente Español

Conversaciones informales para practicar tu español. Ven y comparte tus ideas, tus experienceias y todo le que consideres útil. Ven a practicar. Requisito:...

CU Music: Imagining Sound in the Early 19th Century1

Opening Remarks 2:00-2:30 pm. Panel 1: Timbre and Gesture. Scott Burnham (Princeton University): “Beethoven, Schubert and the Movement of...

Hip Hop Panel Discussion

Please join us for an event celebrating Cornell University Library’s new exhibition Now Scream! The panel discussion features visiting scholar DJ Afrika...

Human Development Brown Bag Colloquia

“Evaluating Causal Explanations of Historical Events: An Investigation of Cultural Influences on Reasoning”

A&S Career Conversation with Kayla Rakowski '08

New Jersey native Kayla Rakowski majored in English at Cornell. After graduating magna cum laude in 2008, Rakowski was accepted into the Museum Studies...

The Freedom to be Racist? How the US and Europe Struggle to Preserve Freedom and Combact Racism

Erik Bleich (Political Science, Middlebury College) will present, 'The Freedom to be Racist? How the US and Europe Struggle to Preserve Freedom and Combat...

CAM Colloquium: Robert Bonneau (U.S. Air Force) - Complex Information Systems

The talk will provide an overview of complex information systems including quantifying, managing, and designing heterogeneous networked systems. Methods of...

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Weekly talks given by grad students and postdocs on a wide variety of topics

Cornell Club of Michigan - Birmingham Happy Hour

Birmingham Happy Hour, April 5thJoin other Cornell alumni for a monthly series of happy hours. The second happy hour of the year will be held in...

SPECIAL LEPP Journal Club

Till Rosenband, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder CO Optical Atomic Clocks Optical atomic clocks are the most accurate measurement...

Cafe Con Cultura

Join us for coffee and traditional Latin American goodies as we discuss issues involving Latin America and Latinos and its...

Historiography and African American Intellectual History Conference: A Conference in Honor of Professor Robert L. Harris, Jr.

A Conference in Honor of Robert L. Harris, Jr.'s Retirement, Friday April 5th and Saturday, April 6th The conference is intended to investigate and assess...

Instinct&Acting Weekly Meeting

Do you want to learn how to be less inhibited, more imaginative, and more self-aware while having a lot of fun? Instinct&Acting meets weekly to play acting...

Large Animal Symposium

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine will be hosting its annual Large Animal Symposium from April 5th-6th, 2013. This event, hosted by the...

A Night at Hogwarts 2013

Come interact with your favorite characters while you enjoy great British cuisine, butter beer, chocolate frogs, and LIVE owls from the Cornell Raptor...

CU Music: Imagining Sound in the Early 19th Century2

Panel 2: “Fled is that Music”: Real and Ideal Sounds. Eric Schneeman (University of Southern California): “Beyond Ritter Gluck: The Music and Character of...

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...

Human Ecology Young Alumni Networking Cocktail Party

This event is now full.We have reached capacity at the event location.To be added to the wait listcontact heaad@cornell.edu or 800-453-7703.Please join the...

IP-CALS and the Peace Corps  A proven partnership

Carrie Hessler-Radelet Acting Director, Peace Corps Alice Pell Vice Provost for International Relations Jim Haldeman Former Senior Associate Director,...

"Making Markets Work for the Poor" Multidisciplinary Conference

We invite you to the first Annual conference, cohosted by the Cornell Institute of Public Affairs and the Maxwell School for Citizenship and Public Affairs....

Cornell Alumni Association of Central Ohio - Annual Wine Tasting

IT'S NOT TOO LATE! There is still time to register for the CAACO's Annual Wine Tasting!When: Friday, April 5, 2013Time: 6:30 p.m.Where: Vintage Wine...

Jack Muckstadt Retirement Celebration in New York City

After 38 years as a member of the ORIE faculty, Jack Muckstadt, the Acheson-Laibe Professor of Engineering, has announced his retirement. Please join the...

Slaying the Conquistador

Our present day perception of the Spanish Conquistador has been led astray from the truth by historical trajectories clouded with controversial and negative...

Back2Back Music Series

Six bands in six days. Two weekends of free live music in the Bear's Den, Cornell's only on-campus pub. Come enjoy the sounds of local and student...

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.

NEO Project

Dwight Carroll, former music director for international sensations Shalamar, Papa John Creach & others, invited five extremely talented Ithaca musicians to...

Pub Music Series: NEO Project

Enjoy back-to-back bands on back-to-back weekends at the Bear’s Den from Thursday, April 4th - Saturday, April 13. NEO Project brings elemental music with a...

DR. NO

1962 > UK > Directed by Terence Young. With Sean Connery, Ursula Andress. Bond: Sean Connery. Villain: Joseph Wiseman, in the title role, as an outrageous...

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...

Mother of Exiles/madre de migrantes

The play tells the story of Ivy League educated teacher Madga Andrews and her troubled classroom on the Arizona/Mexico border. Armed by the state and under...

Cornell Concert Series Presents Anonymous 4

Cornell Concert Series Presents Anonymous 4: Renowned for their unearthly vocal blend and virtuosic ensemble singing, the women of Anonymous 4 combine...

Rhythm and Rhyme Night

Interested in poetry, art, and music? Come enjoy a night of poetry readings, piano music, and art at the Johnson Museum. Complete with great food and...

 Salsa & Latin Dance Party::SalsaSon Baile Latino!

DJ Michael Luis spinning the hottest Latin dance music: Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, Salsaton, Timba, Cumbia, Reggaeton, Cha Cha Cha, House, Vallenato. 2 dance...

30th Anniversary Screening and Panel Discussion of "Wild Style"

Join us for a screening and panel discussion of "Wild Style" at Cinemapolis, one of many Ithaca community events celebrating Cornell University Library’s new...

BEL BORBA AQUI: A MAN AND A CITY

Ithaca Premiere! 2012 > Brazil > Directed by Andre Costantini & Burt Sun. With Bel Borba. "For the past 35 years, Bel Borba has been transforming his...

SEARCHING FOR SUGAR MAN

2012 > Sweden/UK/USA > Directed by Malik Bendjelloul. With Sixto Rodriguez, Steve Segerman, Dennis Coffey. Rodriguez, an American folk singer, released two...

Friday, April 5