Events

Thursday, April 24

2014 Upstate NY ASCE Regional Conference

Steel Bridge Competition, Concrete Canoe Competition, Mead Presentations, Mystery Competition

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,...

Flags at Half-Staff

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed flags on state government buildings be flown at half-staff tomorrow, April 24, in honor of a Fort Drum soldier who...

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...

Lia Sutton: Flow

Lia Sutton (M.F.A. '15) presents her work in the Olive Tjaden Gallery.

Mariamma Kambon: Altars of Poverty

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

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...

Sports Night

Do you love sports? Do you love cheering on your favorite teams with friends? Looking for a place to chow down on wings on a Thursday night? Then the Bear's...

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...

CMBS: A Retrospective Panel

Hear from industry icons who pioneered the Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) industry. This uniquely qualified panel will provide their broad...

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...

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

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...

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,...

Ancient Philosophy Lecture

Ancient Philosophy Lecture, "Aristotle on the Unity of Psychology," Victor Caston

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...

American Red Cross Blood Drives

The Cornell community has direct impact on how many lives are saved from blood drives. Every single blood donation can help 3 patients. Help save lives and...

What is Scientific Illustration?

Gretchen Halpert, scientific illustrator and educator, will present a discussion of the techniques and application of scientific illustration, with a brief...

Thrift Shop on Ho Plaza!

It's that time of the year again -- Greeks Go Green is bringing the Thrift Shop to campus!Stop by Ho Plaza to purchase clothing that is new to you for $5 or...

BCTR Talks at Twelve: Nancy Wells

"School Gardens: Examining Effects on Children's Diet and Physical Activity" In recent years, school gardens have garnered considerable attention for their...

Creating a Culturally Inclusive Lab or Research Group

In our ongoing series of workshops on how to make the transition from graduate student or postdoc to faculty member, we will address how to effectively...

Geography, Maritime Power, and the Pacific Rivalry

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

Zombie Noun Apocalypse with Jill Swenson

We all have the uncanny ability to kill copy with nominalizations, passive voice, and run-on sentences. Jill will show us how to breathe life into our...

CU Music: Midday Music at Sage 4/24

Midday Music at Lincoln: Ryan MacEvoy McCullough, piano, performs Beethoven Sonatas op. 109 and 110; then the Chimes will play its regular 15-minute...

CLASSE Seminar-Shya Biswas

"Structure Based Inhibitor Design of Different Isoforms of Human Carbonic Anhydrase" Abstract: Carbonic anhydrase (EC 4.2.1.1) family of enzymes catalyzes...

Reconsidering the Large Lecture Course: A Faculty Panel Discussion

Five stellar faculty panelists--George Hudler, Jeff Hancock, Rosemary Avery, and Chas Williamson, along with moderator Ron Harris-Warrick--will lead a...

"Biomaterials Inspired by the Natural Provisional Matrix"

MSE Spring Seminar by Prof. Thomas Barker from Georgia Institute of Technology. Refreshments at 3:30pm in the Bard Hall Lounge (260 Bard).

Iowa Swine veteinarian (Swine Club Speaker)

Dr. Stuart from Animal Medical Centers in Hartley, IA (northwest IA) will speak about commercial swine medicine.

SVECCS Large Animal Emergency Procedures Lab

Participants will gain practice doing a variety of large animal emergency veterinary procedures, such as eyelid repair, ultrasound, rectal exams, and placing...

Development, Jim Berry

Jim Berry, Cornell University 494 Uris Hall

Department Workshop

Philosophy Department workshop; limited to department members.

EAP-GSSC Invited Speaker Leo Ching - When Bruce Lee Meets Gojira

Talk by Duke University Professor Leo Ching titled "When Bruce Lee Meets Gojira: Anti-Japanism, Anti-Americanism and the Failure of Decolonization"....

Henri Sack Memorial Lecture

The National Ignition Facility (NIF): Pathway to Energy Security and Physics of the Cosmos

Henri Sack Memorial Lecture

"The National Ignition Facility (NIF): Pathway to Energy Security and Physics of the Cosmos" NIF is the world’s most energetic laser system. It is capable...

Religious Slaughter Politics in Europe: Working with both the Muslim and Jewish Communities

Religious slaughter of animals, circumcision, and the wearing of clothing that signals one’s religious identity are all being challenged in western society. ...

America's Coming Infrastructure Crisis: Where Will the Money Come From?

Edward Merlis is a business, public affairs and government relations consultant providing corporations and trade associations with advice, guidance,...

Cooking with the Cook Collective

Join the Cook Collective for another session of cooking delightful and delicious fresh food!

Cornell Undergraduate Artist of the Year 13-14: Danny Bernstein '14

Danny Bernstein '14, a composer, playwright, pianist, musical director and actor who debuts his original musical “Far From Canterbury” in April at the...

CANCELED: Emma Amos

Emma Amos's lecture has been canceled due to personal issues. We are very sorry for any inconvenience.

Negotiation Workshop

Jeanne Bohen Simard, a Career Strategist, will present an interactive lecture at the veterinary school on negotiating contracts and building other valuable...

The Last Vultures in Southeast Asia

Yula Kapetanakos will be delivering a talk entitled: "The Last Vultures in Southeast Asia" and she will be discussing how threats such as toxins, habitat...

Stadium Runs

To sign up, e-mail GRF Darvin @ dg423

Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide and the Holocaust

For the first time in Cornell's History the Armenian Student Organization and Cornell Hillel will come together to commemorate the Armenian genocide and the...

Cornell Alumni Association of Northern California - Mixer: CMU Plus Cornell Plus Stanford at Pocket Gems

Mixer: CMU Plus Cornell Plus Stanford at Pocket GemsThursday, April 24, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)Pocket Gems, Inc220 Montgomery Street, Suite 750San...

Harold Seymour Lecture in Sports History

RAY ARSENAULT "Shadow Man: The Life and Times of Arthur Ashe"

Cornell Club of St. Louis - All Ivy Happy Hour

Third Degree Glass Factory5200 Delmar BoulevardSt. Louis, MO 63108$10.00 per person(Tickets can be purchased at the door.)This is a cocktail hour combining...

Dinner with Guest-in-Residence Andrew I. Schafer, M.D.

Dr. Schafer is a Professor of Medicine in Hematology-Oncology and Director of the Richard T. Silver Center for Myeloproliferative Neoplasms at Weill Cornell...

Iowa Swine veteinarian (Swine Club Speaker)

Dr. Stuart, a swine veterinarian from a mixed animal practice in northwest Iowa, will speak about relevant topics in commercial swine medicine.

Far From Canterbury, A Musical

Music and play written Danny Bernstein ’14, directed and choreographed by Stephen Low. This re-imagined telling of “The Wife of Bath’s Tale” from Geoffrey...

Cornell Club of Wisconsin - Team Trivia

Our next three months of Team Trivia have been set.The Nard Dogs will be competing on Wed., May 21st at Old Chicago, Wed., June 18th at Tanner's Bar & Grill...

CCS presents Roby Lakatos Ensemble

Cornell Concert Series presents Roby Lakatos Ensemble Thursday, April 24, 2014 @ 8:00 pm Bailey Hall, Cornell University Tickets: $25 - $35 (Students:...

Family Feud for St. Jude!

IT'S TIME FOR FAMILY FEUD! This is one event you surely don't want to miss! The sisters of Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. Gamma Phi Chapter and...

"The Resistance" board game with SA Cory

Join SA Cory to play the new board game, The Resistance

Thursday, April 24