Events

Friday, April 11

Calvin Somang Kim: M(oonswoo)n Sea(spot)s

They are clumsily awkward. the broken snowballs, belated bubbles, moonlight glows, seeded pebbles, flawed bokeh... waking blurry-eyed from a dreaming from...

Connie Wong: My Empire of Dirt

Connie Wong's (M.F.A. '15) work often seems to occupy this zone, where the edifice of culture and language — which enforces that shifting boundary between...

Jenny E. Sabin: Datascapes

Although there have been tremendous innovations in design, material sciences, bio and information technologies, direct interactions and collaborations...

Nahyun Hwang and David Eugin Moon: Post-Scribing

Post-Scribing features selected works of N H D M / Nahyun Hwang+David Eugin Moon, each dealing with conditions of "post" urbanisms, where the existing...

“An Extreme Stirrer-Up of Passions" – Falconry at Cornell and Around the World

“An Extreme Stirrer-Up of Passions” – Falconry at Cornell and Around the World explores the ancient, yet still vibrant world of falconry with gorgeous...

UN Millennium Development Goals and Beyond 2015

This seminar is free and open to the public with preregistration by April 3, 2014....

Speaking of Sex: Human Sexuality Collection Exhibition

Cornell University Library’s new exhibition, Speaking of Sex, celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Human Sexuality Collection. A quarter of a century ago,...

The Atkinson Symposium: Beyond Earth Art

Artists and experts will explore topics found in beyond earth art contemporary artists and the environment. Speakers are scheduled to include art historian...

Beyond Earth Art • Contemporary Artists and the Environment

Looking back to Cornell’s 1969 "Earth Art" exhibition, "beyond earth art" explores how contemporary artists have taken on "the environment" as a subject of...

Bird Watching: Drawings by Jeff Harnden

Original, color and black-and-white pen and ink drawings of birds in natural habitats. Artist is an inmate at Kern Vally State Prison. Exhibit made possible...

Botanical Cyanotypes by Laurie Snyder

Now through the end of February, cyanotype botanical prints by Laurie Snyder will be on dislplay in the Nevin Welcome Center. Laurie Snyder is an Ithaca...

Food-Water-Life/Lucy+Jorge Orta

Presented as part of the beyond earth art project at the Johnson, French wife-husband duo Lucy + Jorge Orta explore major concerns that define the 21st...

Buy Challah & Support Hunger Relief!

Cornell's Challah for Hunger Club will be selling loaves of challah in four delicious flavors: chocolate chip, cinnamon sugar, plain, and raisin! All...

Pet Insurance: Reading the Fine Print

Ever wondered how to advise clients regarding choosing a pet insurance provider? Considering investing in insurance for you own pet? Come hear what companies...

Career Conversation with Nicholas Martinez '08

Build Your Network Get The Inside Scoop Ask Questions During his senior year at Cornell University, Nicholas was selected to partake in the Coro...

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar: Jerald L. Schnoor (Iowa) - Water Sustainability and Climate Change

Water is a vital renewable resource for society which is increasingly stressed by multiple demands for people and industry, and by water quality impairments....

Handling Tricky Mentoring Situations

Learn how to address some of the trickiest situations you might encounter when mentoring undergraduate researchers or graduate students, from modeling...

Queering women in agriculture: What we can learn from unsettling our assumptions

Shelley Feldman is the director of Feminist, Gender & Sexuality Studies and International Professor in the Department of Development Sociology. She is past...

The Secretory Kinases of  Toxoplasma gondii:  Targeting Innate Pathways  of Host Defense

Eric Denkers, Ph.D. Professor Department of Microbiology & Immunology Cornell University Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Jahi Chappell: Theory and Evidence on the Importance of Localness

Jahi Chappell holds a Ph.D. in ecology and evolutionary biology and a bachelor's of science in chemical engineering, both from the University of Michigan,...

Plant Breeding & Genetics Spring Student Symposium

Seven graduate students from Plant Breeding & Genetics will be presenting a short yearly update on their research. Speakers this semester will be: Fred...

Deepening Histories of Private Conservation, Science, and Patrimony in Patagonia

This talk examines the historical parameters for land protection as natural history research shited towards considering the contingencies of location. Using...

"Petrophysical and Microstructural Studies of Unconventional Resource Plays"

EAS Spring Seminar given by Prof. Carl Sondergeld from the University of Oklahoma. Refreshments at 3:00pm in the Snee Hall Atrium.

CAM Colloquium: Steven W. Shaw (Michigan St.) - Coupled Pendulums as Vibration Absorbers: how nonlinear dynamics will help improve automotive fuel economy

Centrifugal pendulum vibration absorbers consist of a set of masses suspended from a spinning rotor, tuned so that they oscillate and attenuate torsional...

Psychology Colloquium and Graduate Field Talk

"No, I Wasn't Arrested After All: Culture, Competence, and Human Development"

LEPP Journal Club

Cora Dvorkin, IAS. Hunting for Dark Matter with Cosmology Cosmological observations and galaxy dynamics seem to imply that five out of six parts in mass of...

MBG Friday Seminar Series

MBG Friday Seminar Speaker: Raffi Aroian UC San Diego Division of Biological Sciences Title: "Curing intestinal nematodes-- two billion people can't be...

Big Red Bikes Spring Reopening Critical Mass!

Have ya had a chance to make it out to the Cornell Apple Orchards? Bring your friends and come join Big Red Bikes for a Critical Mass bike ride to the...

The BIG IDEA Competition

Undergraduate competition finals. Come see who wins the cash prizes for the best business idea!

A Night at Hogwarts 2014

Interact with your favorite characters during a truly magical evening while you enjoy great British cuisine, butterbeer, chocolate frogs, and LIVE owls from...

In Praise of Fragile Human Actions: A Symposium in Memory of Miguel Ángel Balsa Marín, April 11-12, 2014

FRIDAY, April 11, Kaufmann Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall 5:00 pm: Welcome by Gerard Aching; 5:15 pm: Keynote address by Claudia Brodsky ( Professor of...

Origami Club Weekly Meeting

Come Fold with us! All materials are provided and all levels of experience are welcome.

Paul Soulellis and Aleksandr Mergold: Portfolio Tips

Graphic designer Paul Soulellis (B.Arch. '91) and assistant professor of architecture Aleksandr Mergold (B.Arch. '00) will talk with students about how to...

Tania Bruguera: Arte Util

Tania Bruguera is a leading political and performance artist researching ways in which art applies to everyday political life by transforming social affect...

Relay for Life

Relay for Life is a 12 hour fun-filled event hosted by Colleges Against Cancer to raise money for the American Cancer Society. We'll have entertainment, food...

Cornell Alumni Association of Central Ohio - Annual Wine Tasting

Please join us on the evening of Friday, April 11, 2014, for the final course in our five part series of grape education – Champagne and Sparkling Wine. This...

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.

Total Recall - with director Paul Verhoeven

1990 > USA > Directed by Paul Verhoeven With Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rachel Ticotin, Sharon Stone When Doug Quaid (Schwarzenegger) starts remembering a life...

CAS Astronomical Observing and Open House

If the weather is clear, we will be heading upstairs to look at stars, planets, galaxies, nebulae, and anything else we can find in the sky! Members of the...

Yuri's Night!

Come celebrate human spaceflight at Fuertes Observatory! It will be an evening of space food, expert lectures, shuttle simulation, museum tours, and...

Cayuga's Waiters' Spring Fever XL

It could be said that for almost half a century Cayuga's Waiters have sung for its adoring fans at their annual spring show - if the Waiters' spring show...

Game of Thrones Night

Kick off the new season of the show! Diehard fans, show off what you know about the books and TV series with fun activities and competitions. Totally...

Vet Players "An Exercise in Communication"

Sure Thing; The Universal Language; Words, Words, Words 3 one-act plays by David Ives MARRY ME A LITTLE Songs by: Stephen Sondheim Conceived and...

The Lauren Pickard ’90 Emerging Artist Series Presents: Tiffany Houghton

Independent recording artist Tiffany Houghton has captivated every audience she has met with her sweet yet strong voice, honest songwriting and genuine...

Inside Llewyn Davis

2013 > USA/France > Directed by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen With Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman Freewheelin' folk singer Llewyn Davis careens through...

Friday, April 11