Events

Wednesday, April 23

Adaptive Precedents

"It is not the strongest species that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change." — Charles Darwin Adaptation is not just a tool or technique,...

Deal of the Century: Political Economic Construction of Multifunctional Landscapes in the Adirondacks

Public Lecture sponsored by the Department of Landscape Architecture.

John Zissovici: n'Apparatus

"If animals did not exist the nature of man would be even more incomprehensible." — Georges-Louis Buffon n'Apparatus is a large-scale photographic...

Mariamma Kambon: Altars of Poverty

Mariamma Kambon (M.F.A. '14) presents her thesis project.

Mid Week Meditation Hour

The Cornell Consciousness Club, would like to invite everyone in the community to experience a deep guided meditation in our weekly meetings every...

Sophia Balagamwala: The Moonch and His Poof

Within the constructs of the frame, a voluptuous man can transform into a fruit, then into a grenade, into the landscape, the frame, and then mutate back...

White Ribbon Campaign

Cornell Men Against Sexual Violence and Wingman have combined forces to get as many men as possible to sign a pledge against sexual violence. Men who sign...

We Step Into the Light

Seeking to bring awareness to the issues of sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking and gender based violence, this exhibit features work in various...

“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...

Habitat for Humanity's Truss Days

It's that time of year again- time for TRUSS DAYS! Join Habitat for Humanity on Ho Plaza to build trusses to be used in local houses! No experience...

Prescriptions for Urban Ailments: Planning Solutions of the 1920s-1940s

From the roaring twenties to the New Deal era, planners, civic leaders, and other reformers diagnosed urban ailments and prescribed new interventions to...

Shakespeare at 450

On Wednesday, April 23, the world will commemorate the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birth. The Cornell University Library will celebrate the...

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,...

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...

Enticing the Eye/Exploring the Frame

Each year the Johnson Museum provides an opportunity for students in the History of Art Majors’ Society to gain direct curatorial experience by organizing an...

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...

Entomology Seminar Series

Seminar: James Thomson, University of Toronto, will be the Griswold Lecturer. The title of his talk is Deficits in Insect Pollination. This will also be...

"International Efforts Aimed at Combating Corruption”

Conrad Daly J.D./Maitrise '11, Consultant for the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region of World Bank

26th Annual Jennie T. Farley Office Professionals Celebration

Enjoy a buffet lunch available at 11:30am Entertainment from 12:00 - 1:00pm Keynote Speaker ~ Vice President Mary Opperman Door prize drawings for those...

Lab Animal Medicine Club: Animal Models and their Role in Drug Development

Dr. Todd Pavek will discuss drug development and biologics delivery in light of animal model species

Wednesday Lunch Series

Come join us in 429 Rockefeller Hall, on April 9 at noon to meet our speaker Assistant Dean of Students Sophie Sidhu. Enjoy a catered lunch in an informal...

Francis Martin, Whetzel Westcott Dimock (WWD) Speaker

SPECIAL WWD SEMINAR “The forest social network: Deciphering the molecular language of mycorrhizal symbiosis”

CU Music: Midday Music for Organ 4/23

Midday Music for Organ: David Yearsley will present J. S Bach’s Prelude and Fugue in E-flat Major (“St. Anne”), a trio by J. C. Bach, and the monumental...

The Cash Management Seminar

Part of the CA$H COUR$E series: Learn how to assess your current financial situation, create a budget, set up an emergency fund, manage credit cards, and...

2nd Annual DVM Research Poster Symposium

Office of Student and Academic Services and Phi Zeta invite you to the 2nd Annual DVM Research Poster Session Wednesday April 23 1:00- 1:30 pm ...

Formative Assessment in Larger Enrollment Classes

Learn about ways to determine what students know and are learning in large classrooms, and modify your teaching appropriately! Dr. Richard Shingles from...

LEPP Theory Seminar

Claudia Frugiuele, Fermilab Fermion Hierarchy from sFermion Anarchy The lack of new physics signals at the LHC could lead us to look beyond the hierarchy...

Fulkerson Lectures: Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT) - Classical multivariate statistics via a modern optimization lens

Key problems of classification and regression can naturally be written as optimization problems. While continuous optimization approaches has had a...

"Atmospheric Dynamics of Giant Planets Inside and Outside the Solar System"

EAS Spring Seminar given by Prof. Adam Showman from the University of Arizona. Refreshments at 3:00 p.m. in the Snee Hall Atrium.

BME 5010: Fred Dinger, "Engineers as Intrapreneurs and Entrepreneurs"

Engineers are versatile professionals who have the ability to translate roles in companies. Because of this, it is important for them to be able to identify...

Biophysics Colloquium

Moumita Das from Rochester Institute of Technology. Host: Mingming Wu. Title: Mechanics of composite cytoskeletal and extracellular networks Poster...

Book Talk: International Development--Ideas, Experience, and Prospects

How have ideas on development changed since the Second World War? The certainties of the postwar period are no longer with us anymore, and we find gaps...

Industrial Organization, Myrto Kalouptsidi

Myrto Kalouptsidi, Princeton University 498 Uris Hall

Public Economics, Mattias Polborn

Mattias Polborn, University of Illinois URH 494

IBM's Lilian Wu, Program Executive, IBM Global University Programs to talk in Enterprise Engineering Seminar

Applied mathematics and operations research has led me from building mathematical models of how many elephants the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania can...

Veterinary Senior Seminars

William Smith (SGU) - "Femoral Fracture Repair in a 3 day old Holstein Heifer Calf" Maggie Winter - "Blood Pleurodesis in a Great Dane with a Persistent,...

HCEC Spring Briefing

Important information for current HCEC registrants.

Truman Scholarship Session

If you are a rising junior (Cl of '16) with a commitment to a career in government, education, or the non-profit sector, and have a solid record of...

Be Part of Cornell's 150th Birthday!

Want to be part of Sesquicentennial history? Cornell turns 150 next year, and we want you to be part of the celebration buzz! WHAT: A big birthday party...

Frederic C. Wood Lecture

The Frederic C. Wood Lecture is named for a member of the class of 1924 and former member of the University Board of Trustees (1956-1966). It was...

Reflective Course Development: Choosing and Implementing Instructional Methods

This student-led teaching seminar is part of the GET SET program for graduate students, future educators and teaching assistants. Part of the "Course...

Grains of Glory

Join us for a grain-themed dinner where you can taste a variety of whole grains, and get creative and make your own Quinoa Salad. The special dinner menu...

Peace Corps General Information Session

Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join us at this...

Christian Kerez (canceled)

Christian Kerez, born in Maracaibo, Venezuela, received his education at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich. After extensive published work in...

Cornell Club of Wisconsin - Penn Club Happy Hour

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • 5:30 - 7:00 PMThe Penn Club of Wisconsin and Nordic Consulting would love to invite you to Happy Hour with Rep. Chris Taylor...

Cornell Networking Cocktail (In Conjunction with HVS CHIC Opening Gala Cocktail Reception)

RSVP only. People that did not RSVP will NOT be admitted.Please email victortchou@gmail.com before April 21 to RSVP

Johnson Club of Rochester - Social Media: What's in It for Me?

Social Media: What's in It for Me? Apr. 23The Johnson Club of Rochester cordially invites you to a lively and informative evening discussing how social media...

Salsa Dance Beginner Series

Register Online Salsa Beginner 1 6-7pm Salsa Beginner 2 7-8pm Dates: 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14 Beginner 1 covers the fundamentals of timing, rhythm,...

The Fall of Prop. 8: A Conversation with Kris Perry and Sandy Stier, Plaintiffs of Hollingsworth v. Perry

Please join Lambda for a discussion of the landmark Supreme Court case, Hollingsworth v. Perry, moderated by Cornell Law School Professor Michael C. Dorf....

Becker Rose Cafe: Thriving Through Finals: How to Optimize Your Body and Brain for the Home Stretch

Casual conversation and coffee after House Dinner each Wednesday evening in the apartment of Rose or Becker's House Professor. THIS WEEK: Meet with 3...

Cornell Club of Moscow Get Together

Join the first Cornell Alumni of Moscow get together of 2014!Join the Cornell Alumni of Moscow on LinkedIn !Contact: Cecilia de Lencquesaing at cdelencq@aol.com

Cornell Club of Oregon and Southwest Washington - Family Style at Simpatica Dining Hall

NEW DATE!Simpatica Dining Hall828 SE Ash St.Portland, OR 97214Join us for an evening dining event at Simpatica on Wednesday, April 23 (new date), with a...

Le Joli Mai: The Lovely Month of May

1963 > France > Directed by Chris Marker & Pierre Lhomme With narration by Simone Signoret After being embroiled in wars for 23 years, May of 1962 was the...

Mirror, Mirror: Creating Honest Self-Portraits Workshop Series

How often do you celebrate yourself? Whether a lot or a little, you are welcome to create a self-portrait celebrating YOU and your story using creative...

Bethe Ansatz

Casual conversation after House Dinner each Wednesday evening in House Professor Scott MacDonald's apartment. Check to see who this week's speaker here:...

Wednesday, April 23