Events

Wednesday, April 30

Economics Week

Economics Week

Panel Discussion, Special Event, Networking, Career, Class/ Workshop / Economics

The Business/Finance Career Path -Hear a panel of current students discuss how Economics helped them enter the Business world! -When: Monday, April...

Various Locations  
Francesca Lohmann: Super Terrestrial

Francesca Lohmann: Super Terrestrial

Art

New work by Francesca Lohmann (M.F.A. '14).

Ithaca  
J. Andrée De León: Today is Not the Only Day, Abstract Intimacy No. 6

J. Andrée De León: Today is Not the Only Day,...

Art

An absurdly precarious triptych Super 8 looping installation of personal and found home movies. Physics tells us that the machine that projects the film is...

Ithaca  
Jerry Birchfield: Back and Fill

Jerry Birchfield: Back and Fill

Art

Recent work by Jerry Birchfield (M.F.A.'14).

Ithaca  
Mid Week Meditation Hour

Mid Week Meditation Hour

Special Event / Student Assembly

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

Willard Straight Hall, 215, Garden Room  
Nic Clear: 15x15: Fifteen Years of Unit 15

Nic Clear: 15x15: Fifteen Years of Unit 15

Art

"After the age of architecture-sculpture we are now in the time of cinematographic factitiousness; literally as well as figuratively, from now on...

Ithaca, Stepped Review, L. P. Kwee Studios  
Student Elected Trustee Elections Online Voting Begins

Student Elected Trustee Elections Online Voting...

See Student Elected Trustee voting info ad in the Cornell Daily Sun. The voting will begin at 8 a.m. on April 28 and end at 8 a.m. on April 30.

 
Veterinary Senior Seminars

Veterinary Senior Seminars

Seminar / Veterinary College

Stacy Godfrey (SGU) -"Tetralogy of Fallot in a Chihuahua Puppy" Kamilla Shmakalova -"Salpingitis in a 12 year old Quaker Parrot" Jamie Zhen - "Chronic...

Veterinary College, Lecture Hall I  
We Step Into the Light

We Step Into the Light 8:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Cornell Women's Resource Center

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

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

“An Extreme Stirrer-Up of Passions" –... 8:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

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

Mann Library, Mann Lobby and Top Shelf Gallery, 1st floor  
Prescriptions for Urban Ailments: Planning Solutions of the 1920s-1940s

Prescriptions for Urban Ailments: Planning... 9:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, City and Regional Planning

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

Sibley Hall, West Sibley, First Floor  
Speaking of Sex: Human Sexuality Collection Exhibition

Speaking of Sex: Human Sexuality Collection... 9:00am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library

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

Kroch Library, Hirshland Gallery, Level 2B, Rare and Manuscript Collections  
Beyond Earth Art • Contemporary Artists and the Environment

Beyond Earth Art • Contemporary Artists and the... 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art, Sustainability

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Bird Watching: Drawings by Jeff Harnden

Bird Watching: Drawings by Jeff Harnden 10:00am

Exhibit / Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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...

Lab of Ornithology, Johnson Center for Birds and Biodiversity, Adelson Library  
Enticing the Eye/Exploring the Frame

Enticing the Eye/Exploring the Frame 10:00am

Exhibit, Student Events Newsletter / Johnson Museum of Art

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Food-Water-Life/Lucy+Jorge Orta

Food-Water-Life/Lucy+Jorge Orta 10:00am

Exhibit / Johnson Museum of Art, Sustainability

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...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Ms. Marjorie Weber - Doctoral Dissertation Seminar: The evolution of mutualistic defensive traits in plants

Ms. Marjorie Weber - Doctoral Dissertation... 10:00am

Seminar / Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Weekly Seminar Series. Host: Anurag Agrawal

Corson/Mudd Hall, A106  
Entomology Seminar Series

Entomology Seminar Series 11:00am

Seminar / Entomology

Seminar: Margarita López-Uribe, PhD student, Entomology, Cornell University, is speaking on A tale of three bees: Their population structure, phylogeography...

Weill Hall, 226  
The Tragedy of the Science Communications Commons

The Tragedy of the Science Communications Commons 11:30am

Roundtable / Development Sociology

Presented by the Community & Regional Development Institute (CaRDI). Dan Kahan of Yale Law School and discussant Lauren Chambliss, Atkinson Center for a...

Warren Hall, 401  
The Tragedy of the Science Communications Commons

The Tragedy of the Science Communications Commons 11:30am

Panel Discussion / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Development Sociology, Sustainability, International Programs

The Community & Regional Development Institute will host a research roundtable featuring Dan Kahan, E.K. Dollard Professor of Law and Psychology at Yale Law...

Warren Hall, 401  
No Time for Boredom: Panel of Local Cornell Retirees Share What They're Doing Now

No Time for Boredom: Panel of Local Cornell... 12:00pm

Panel Discussion / Diversity

We surveyed Cornell retirees and asked what they were doing these days, and their answers inspired and delighted us! So we invited a small group of men and...

Day Hall, 163  
Hanh Lam (PPPMB)

Hanh Lam (PPPMB) 12:20pm

Seminar / Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

"Expanding the HrpL regulon: New genes, new functions"

Plant Science Building, 404  
Authorea - demo

Authorea - demo 1:00pm

Special Event / Physical Sciences Library

Authorea: write and manage data-driven, interactive scientific articles in a collaborative environment. Speaker/representative: Alberto Pepe Most tools...

Clark Hall, 701  
Policy Analysis and Management, Brian Knight

Policy Analysis and Management, Brian Knight 1:15pm

Seminar / College of Human Ecology, Human Ecology Policy Analysis and Management, Economics, Policy Analysis and Management

Brian Knight, Brown University Evaluating Competing Explanations for The Midterm Gap: A Unified Econometric Approach with Microfoundations MVR 153 Joint...

Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, 153  
LEPP Theory Seminar

LEPP Theory Seminar 2:00pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Leonard Susskind, Stanford Computational Complexity and Black Hole Horizons

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Organize, Safeguard, Update: Managing your digital research files workshop

Organize, Safeguard, Update: Managing your... 2:00pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library

What is the best way to manage your digital assets over time? How do you safeguard your data from technical obsolescence or accidental loss? Whether it’s...

Olin Library, 106G Classroom  
The Research Paper's Spring Release Party

The Research Paper's Spring Release Party 2:00pm

Exhibit, Food/Catering, Research, Special Event / CALS Communications

Interested in the research conducted by Cornell undergraduates? Join us as we unveil and distribute the Spring 2014 issue of The Research Paper at our...

Mann Library, Lobby  
Special ORIE Seminar: Michael O’Sullivan  (Auckland) - An Alternative to Queue-Based Simulation: Hierarchical Control Conceptual Modelling

Special ORIE Seminar: Michael O’Sullivan ... 3:00pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering

Conceptual Modeling (CM) is arguably the most vital part of a simulation project, but it is only recently that the Discrete Event Simulation (DES) community...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 261  
"Quantifying Microbial Activity in the Subsurface"

"Quantifying Microbial Activity in the... 3:30pm

Seminar / CALS Communications, College of Engineering, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

EAS Spring Seminar given by Prof. Doug LaRowe from University of Southern California. Refreshments at 3:00 p.m. in the Snee Hall Atrium.

Snee Hall, 2146  
Peter beim Graben: Reanalysis and limited repair parsing in neural networks

Peter beim Graben: Reanalysis and limited... 3:30pm

Lecture / Linguistics

In his paper "Reanalysis and limited repair parsing: Leaping off the garden path", Lewis (1998) presented a computational account to Fodor & Inoue's (1994)...

Morrill Hall, 102  
Biophysics Colloquium

Biophysics Colloquium 4:00pm

Seminar / LASSP

Prof Eric Greene from Columbia University. Host: Lucy Brennan Title: Visualizing protein-DNA interactions at the single-molecule level with DNA...

Clark Hall, 700  
Book Talk: Toward Engaged Anthropology

Book Talk: Toward Engaged Anthropology 4:00pm

Author Appearance / College of Human Ecology, Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Today universities are challenged to become more actively engaged with society, government, and the private sector. By partnering with people to reduce...

Mann Library, Room 160  
Economics Q&A Social

Economics Q&A Social 4:30pm

Economics

Rare chance to get your questions answered by faculty and students!

Uris Hall, 447 - Undergraduate Economics Lounge  
Lecture by Shoshana Felman (Emory University)

Lecture by Shoshana Felman (Emory University) 4:30pm

Lecture / College of Arts & Sciences, English

"Writing in the Face of Death: Barbara Johnson's Last Work (Re-Reading Mary Shelley)"

 
Workshop Wednesdays For Students Only

Workshop Wednesdays For Students Only 4:30pm

Class/ Workshop, Student Events Newsletter / Johnson Museum of Art

Relax after a day of classes with a Museum tour followed by an art-making workshop. This month's workshop will let you create sculptures with self-drying...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Poultry Production: Global, US and New York Trends

Poultry Production: Global, US and New York Trends 5:00pm

Presentation / Veterinary College

Dr. Jarra Jagne will discuss: All you wanted to know about chickens; their management, production, nutrition and diseases in different corners of the world...

College of Veterinary Medicine, LH2  
Forte Career Launch for Women

Forte Career Launch for Women 5:15pm

Conference/Workshop, Panel Discussion, Networking / Johnson Graduate School of Management

Whatever may be your passion, career goal, or personal dream, business can help make it a reality. During the 4th Annual Forte Career Launch for Women you...

Sage Hall, B10  
A3C After Dark: Celebrating APAHM 2014!

A3C After Dark: Celebrating APAHM 2014! 5:30pm

Dean of Students

Come out for the last A3C After Dark of the year! We'll be holding a free dinner (from Taste of Thai) and discussion about APAHM as well as exploring and...

Asian and Asian American Center (A3C), 6-2-6 Thurston Avenue  
Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) National Lecture

Archaeological Institute of America (AIA)... 6:00pm

Lecture / College of Arts & Sciences, History of Art and Visual Studies

"What's New at Machu Picchu" James S. Kus Lecture abstract: Since its discovery (or re-discovery) in 1911 by Yale professor and explorer Hiram Binham,...

Goldwin Smith Hall, G22  
Explore Study Abroad

Explore Study Abroad 6:00pm

Community Center Programs

Take the opportunity to travel the world though Cornell. Learn about all the Study Abroad options that Cornell has to offer. Plan ahead to you don't miss...

Appel Commons, fireside Lounge  
Salsa Dance Beginner Series

Salsa Dance Beginner Series 6:00pm

Dance (Social), Class/ Workshop / Student Organization, Latino Studies Program

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,...

Willard Straight Hall, 519  
Balch Hall Community Dinner

Balch Hall Community Dinner 6:30pm

Food/Catering / Dean of Students

Hosted by FIR Paul Merrill every Wednesday at Appel on the third floor. Join your fellow residents, residential staff, faculty, and special guests. Balch...

Appel Commons, North Star Eatery - 3rd floor  
Riddle Me This

Riddle Me This 6:30pm

Community Center Programs

Tear me off and scratch my head; what was once red is black instead. Tired of doing homework and studying? Come join CCP for some rejuvenating riddles of all...

Robert Purcell Community Center, tv lounge 101  
Becker Rose Cafe: Thriving Through Finals: How to Optimize Your Body and Brain for the Home Stretch

Becker Rose Cafe: Thriving Through Finals: How... 7:00pm

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...

Carl Becker House  
Knitting Club

Knitting Club 7:00pm

Join House Fellow Poppy McLeod for conversation and knitting! Beginners welcome.

 
Mirror, Mirror: Creating Honest Self-Portraits Workshop Series

Mirror, Mirror: Creating Honest Self-Portraits... 7:00pm

Class/ Workshop / Women's Resource Center

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...

Willard Straight Hall, Conference Room (2nd Floor, beneath Ivy Room)  
The Chanticleer - with filmmaker Becky Lane and guests

The Chanticleer - with filmmaker Becky Lane and... 7:00pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2013 > USA > Directed by Becky Lane With Annie Paul, Darryle Johnson, Eliza VanCort, Rebeca Miller Ithaca-based writer/director Becky Lane brings her short...

Willard Straight Theatre  
"Black Holes, The Conservation of Information, and the Holographic Principle"

"Black Holes, The Conservation of... 7:30pm

Lecture

University Lecture by: LEONARD SUSSKIND, Felix Bloch Professor, Director of the Stanford Institute for Theoretical Physics, Stanford University

Rockefeller Hall, Schwartz Auditorium  
CU Music: Piano studio recital

CU Music: Piano studio recital 8:00pm

Music / Department of Music

Studio recital: piano students of Xak Bjerken. Features orchestral reductions for four hands/two pianos by Ravel, Stravinsky, Rachmaninoff, and Debussy. ...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  

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