Events

Friday, October 20

2017 Homecoming Weekend

Come back home to Ithaca and join the Cornell community in raising our Big Red spirits! Homecoming is all about community. Alumni, parents, and friends...

Exhibition: Union Made - Fashioning America in the 20th Century

A collaboration between Catherwood Library’s Kheel Center and the Cornell Costume & Textile Collection, Union Made celebrates 20th century fashion trends...

Heroic Food Farm Squad 2017 Workshop

Join Heroic Food for a 3-day wrkhop for veterans and their partners. The program includes: Friday, October 20th: Tour of Hawthorne Valley Farm and hands-on...

Standards of Quality Certification Training

Register here for 1-day national certification training "Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening & Support". Preregistration is required. Cost is...

Anna Warfield: Second Sex; Body Reclaimed

Second Sex; Body Reclaimed is an exhibition of new works by Anna Warfield (B.F.A '18/B.S. '18). In this exhibition, the subject of the female body is...

Cornell DrupalCamp 2017

Cornell DrupalCamp will be held Friday, October 20. DrupalCamps are community sharing and training events for Drupal programmers, developers, themers,...

Cornell Energy Connection 2017

Cornell Energy Connection hosts a series of insightful presentations and networking opportunities with energy professionals and influencers, as well as...

Island Immersion: Diving into Discovery at Shoals Marine Lab

Shoals Marine Laboratory, located 6 miles offshore in the Gulf of Maine, provides a unique learning environment where students can immerse themselves in an...

Jennifer and Kevin McCoy: Inhabiting the World We Made

In Inhabiting the World We Made, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy present recent projects that examine the marriage of architecture and psychology. Comprised of...

Lauryn Smith: Press Your Seams

Press Your Seams is an exhibition of new work by Lauryn Smith (B.F.A. '18).

Thesis and Dissertation Grad Write-Ins

Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and...

Justin Wadge: Baroque Libraries: The Journey to Getting Lost in a Book

To write a book is to allow an outsider into a part of your mind, a part you believe is worth sharing. To read a book is to have a piece of someone else, to...

Maria Park and Branden Hookway: Training Setting

This exhibition presents collaborative work by Maria Park and Branden Hookway that investigates social and control protocols using a diagrammatic language of...

Voyager Golden Record Cover Library Exhibit

Only one human-touched object has ever entered interstellar space: NASA’s Voyager 1, bearing with it greetings to extraterrestrials in the form of a Golden...

Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context

This exhibition explores the art of the book with a display of fine printing, artists’ books, and other rare editions drawn from Cornell’s collections....

AASP and A3C Spam and Eggs Breakfast

Hosted by the Asian & Asian American Center and the Asian American Studies Program, the Spam and Eggs Community Breakfast is the guaranteed best way to...

From the Darkness of the Sea: The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Glass Invertebrate Models

In 1882, at the request of Professor John Henry Comstock and with the support of President Andrew Dickson White, Cornell acquired 570 Blaschka glass sea...

Lines of Inquiry: Learning from Rembrandt's Etchings

More than sixty impressions from across Rembrandt’s oeuvre will show the artist’s process, including how he made changes to his plates, and detail his use of...

Power, Haunting, and Resilience

Fourteen artists from Taiwan expose the lingering, often haunting effects of authoritarianism, social ideology, environmental disaster, international...

Sama Alshaibi: Silsila

Silsila consists of several photographic series and videos by artist Sama Alshaibi. Named for the Arabic word silsila, or “link,” the exhibition is meant to...

Erkin Özay: Rust Belt Cosmopolitanism: Resettlement Urbanism in Buffalo, New York

Erkin Özay is a registered architect and an urbanist with a research focus on urban asset distribution practices and their spatial impacts on the city, with...

“Darwin’s “abominable mystery” and the search for the first flowering plants” - William "Ned" Friedman

William "Ned" Friedman Director of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, Arnold Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Faculty Fellow of the...

"If I Could Start Anew: Some Reflections of a Development Economist" with Prof. Chris Barrett

***Lunch Provided*** This seminar is intended for graduate students in Dyson and related departments. It will provide students with wisdom and advice as...

Biological and Environmental Engineering Seminar Series

Lunch Served at 12pm, Seminar starts at 12:20pm Title of talk: Polymer Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery, Gene Editing, and Cell Targeting

CARNEGIE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION SESSION

A 1-year paid internship in Washington, D.C. with the Endowment designed to provide a substantive work experience for students who have a serious career...

Creating an Effective LinkedIn Profile

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE) Graduate Women's Group is hosting a LinkedIn workshop led by Dr. Gaeun Seo, who is a career development...

Feel Good Fridays

An informal lunch discussion series where faculty, staff, community members, and students are invited to lead a discussion and answer questions over free...

Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Luncheon Seminar

Join us for FREE lunch and informal discussion with faculty about their current research/work in progress. Originated in 2004 and currently supported by the...

Lewis Lin - PM/Tech Marketing Interview Workshop

This three hour workshop will focus on how to answer difficult PM and PMM interview questions such as product design, analytical, strategy, marketing, and...

The Works in Progress Seminar (TWIPS) - 10/20

TWIPS (The Works in Progress Seminar) is a seminar in the field of Economics held during the noon hour, where graduate students present their research. Pizza...

Next Up for PSAC: Nicholas Valentino

Mobilizing Sexism: the Interaction of Emotion and Gender Attitudes in the 2016 Presidential Elections.

Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Jeff Niederdeppe (Cornell Communication) - Communicating Complexity: Challenges and Strategies

Recent years have witnessed an increased understanding and appreciation for the need to approach public health problems like obesity by thinking about the...

Michael J. Shiffer: Transit Planning Innovation in Chicago, Vancouver, and New York City

Michael J. Shiffer is the vice president for planning at MTA Metro-North Railroad. There, he oversees the long-range, capital, and operations planning...

Systems Engineering M.Eng. Information Session

Systems Engineering Master of Engineering INFORMATION SESSION Friday, October 20 12:30pm 430 Rhodes Hall Lunch will be provided! Join us in this event...

Kudu: An Electronic Market for Agricultural Trade in Uganda

Kudu: An Electronic Market for Agricultural Trade in Uganda Kevin Leyton-Brown University of British Columbia Most adults in developing countries (e.g.,...

The Afterlife of Military Keynesianism: the Waste of America's Permanent War Economy

Josh Reno, Binghamton University A half-century after Eisenhower warned the American public of the dangers of a military-industrial complex, the US has what...

BME 7900 Seminar - Kirill Larin, PhD

We welcome our next speaker, Dr. Kirill Larin, Professor of Biomedical Engineering from the University of Houston. "Structural and Functional Imaging of...

IGCS Colloquium

Time in a Text(ile). Gertrude the Great’s Easter Vision presented by Racha Kirakosian, German Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

"Hip Disorders in Children and Their Counterparts in Our Small Animal Friends," Presented by Dr. Randall T. Loder, MD, George J. Garceau Professor of...

NYC Homecoming Bus 2017

Bus from NYC to Ithaca for Homecoming Weekend, October 20-22, 2017

CAM Colloquium:  Chad Topaz (Williams College) - Topological Data Analysis of Biological Aggregation Models

Abstract: Biological aggregations such as bird flocks, fish schools, and insect swarms are striking examples of self-organization, and serve as the...

CANCELLED - Reception to Welcome Cornell's First Muslim Chaplain -CANCELLED

MECA (Muslim Educational and Cultural Association) Executive Board has decided to postpone until further notice the welcome event for its new chaplain which...

CCCC - Steven Miles

The Third Cornell Classical Chinese Colloquium speaker of the 2017-18 year will be Associate Professor Steven Miles from the Washington University in Saint...

GSPS

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Michel DeGraff: Language, Education, and (In)equality in Haiti: Struggling through Centuries of Coloniality

The exclusion of so called "local languages" in education, as in the case of Haitian Creole ("Kreyòl") in Haiti, is one of the most insidious tools (and a...

General Body Meeting

General Body Meeting for the Latin@ Graduate Student Coalition. Dinner will be served.

MBG Friday Seminar with Joel Neilson "Post-Transcriptional Regulation of Gene Expression in Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition"

Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics will be hosting Dr. Joel Neilson for his "Post-Transcriptional Regulation of Gene Expression in Epithelial-Mesenchymal...

"Derrida on Impunity"

The Department of Comparative Literature and the Class of 1916 Chair present Zahid Chaudhary, Princeton University “Derrida on Impunity” 4:30...

The Eloquence of the Apes: a Trans-Disciplinary Workshop on Apes, Language and Communication

This conference offers a uniquely trans-disciplinary take on the recent scholarly developments touching on the evolutionary and cultural approaches to...

"Unafraid of the Dark" w/speakers celebrates Voyager missions

Only one human-touched object has ever entered interstellar space: NASA’s Voyager 1, bearing with it greetings to extraterrestrials in the form of a Golden...

Fall 2017 First Year MFA Reading Series

Come out and support the MFA program's new writers as they read fiction and poetry selections! The second installment of this four-part tradition will...

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.

Lady Macbeth

2017 > UK > Directed by William Oldroyd With Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton Set in 19th century rural England, a young bride who has been sold...

5j Barrow w/ Cool Teen

FREE concert for the Ithaca community at Just About Music Program House & Music Venue during Cornell's Homecoming Weekend! Doors open at 8pm. 5j...

Bowling for Big Red

A spare time to strike some fun with your fellow Keetonites! Join KC Matt and KC David for a night at the Helen Newman lanes

CSA Mid-Autumn Festival

Join the Chinese Students Association and over 20 other Asian-interest student organizations as they celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival and kick off...

Lady Macbeth

2017 > UK > Directed by William Oldroyd With Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton Set in 19th century rural England, a young bride who has been sold...

Ping Pong Tournament

Team up to take down your fellow Keetonites over a friendly game of Pong

Friday, October 20