Events

Monday, September 30

Cornell ECE Innovation Award Competition

Great ECE Ideas = Seed $$$ The Electrical and Computer Engineering Innovation Award Competition challenges students to design and develop an innovative...

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...

Michael Filler, Georgia Institute of Technology

Reimagining Semiconductors via Nanowire Engineering This talk will provide an overview of my group’s recent efforts to reimagine the structure and function...

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...

Tri-Council Red Cross Blood Drive

Come out on Monday, September 30 to donate blood and save a life!! The Greek Tri-Council sponsored Red Cross Blood Drive will be held in the RPCC TV Lounge...

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...

Child Marriage in Bangladesh: A Harmful Traditional Practice

Justice Imman Ali Appellate Division Supreme Court of Bangladesh

Talk By Janaina Stronzake

Judite Stronzake has been a member of the Landless Workers' Movement (MST) in Brazil - the largest peasant movement in Latin America with over 1.5 million...

Global Free Trade of Agricultural Commodities: How free is it?

Dr. Dan Kunkel, Associate Director, Food and International Programs, IR-4 Project Headquarters, Rutgers, NJ Department of Horticulture seminars meet 12:20...

CANCELLED - Dr. Erica Rosenblum Seminar: Speciation and extinction in changing environments

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Weekly Seminar Series. Host: Kelly Zamudio

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...

LASSP SPECIAL THEORY SEMINAR

Dr. Armin Rahmanisisan, Department of Physics, LANL, Los Alamos, NM. Presention title: Integer anomalous quantum Hall effect and fractional excitations in...

Group Work: How to Manage Formal Learning Groups

Effective group design promotes learning and active participation. This Teaching Scholar seminar considers different methods of assigning students to groups...

Introduction to Mendeley

This hands-on workshop will introduce you to Mendeley (www.mendeley.com, a popular citation management tool.) No experience is necessary, and it should be of...

Workshop: Intro to Mendeley

This hands-on workshop will introduce you to Mendeley (www.mendeley.com), a popular citation management tool. No experience is necessary, and it should be of...

Urbanization, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services: A Global Assessment

Professor Thomas Elmqvist of the Stockholm Resilience Centre has led the first international effort to assess the effects of urbanization on biodiversity and...

Entomology Patton Lecture

Seminar: Dave O'Brochta who is speaking on Insect Genetic Technologies in the 21st Century. This will also be available via Polycom in A137 Barton Lab...

Department of Physics Colloquium and A.D. White Professor-at-Large Program

Physics Colloquium, Nima Arkani-Hamed, IAS Princeton. Refreshments at 3:30 PM. Title: Space-Time, Quantum Mechanics and Scattering Amplitudes ...

Labor Economics Workshop, Lingwen Zheng

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

Israel Centeno reading from his work

Exiled Venezuelan novelist and writer-in-residence at the City of Asylum/Pittsburgh will read excerpts from his novel La Torre Invertida (The Tower...

Jörg Rüpke - Townsend Lectures

The Department of Classics at Cornell University is pleased to announce that Jörg Rüpke, Professor of Comparative Religion and Classical Philology,...

Microeconomic Theory Seminar joint with Computer Science, Dov Samet

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

Possessive Collectivism: Ownership and the Politics of Credit Access in Late-Twentieth Century America

A public lecture by Greta Krippner for the Global Finance Initiative. "Greta Krippner is a historical sociologist with substantive research interests in the...

Sign Language Performance Workshop

Do you know how a person who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing experiences music? Join us to learn how popular songs are performed in American Sign Language...

Latinos in the Law

The purpose of this event is to highlight career achievements of Latinos in the legal field. The speakers will talk about their experiences as Latinos in...

Leila Janah: "Samasource: A Sustainable Solution to Global Poverty"

Come hear the story of how the award-winning non-profit Samasource was founded and find out how Samasource survived during its most rapid and tumultuous...

Protecting the World’s Last Pristine Ocean: Ross Sea, Antarctica

The Ross Sea in Antarctica is one of the most untouched marine ecosystems on Earth. Incredibly large populations of several marine bird and mammal species...

Monday, September 30