Events

Sunday, February 12

Darwin Days 2017: Exploring Human Evolution

Darwin Days 2017: Exploring Human Evolution 12am

Sustainability

What does it mean to be human? How did humans evolve in the past and how are we evolving now? When and where did major points in our evolution happen, and...

 
Islam in Asia:  Diversity in Past and Present

Islam in Asia: Diversity in Past and Present

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

The world of Islam is not monolithic, nor is it limited to the Middle East. Asia is home to 65 percent of the world's Muslims, including an incredible...

Kroch Library, Entrance Hallway, Division of Asia Collections  
RecycleMania

RecycleMania 12:01am

Athletic, Special Event, Student Events Newsletter / Sustainability, Campus Sustainability Office

Cornell is a participant in the nationwide, 8 week Recyclemania Competition (February 5th – April 1st) - help us win by focusing on waste! Join the entire...

Cornell University  
Urban Planning Workshop: AAP NYC Fall 2016 Projects

Urban Planning Workshop: AAP NYC Fall 2016... 8am

Exhibit / City and Regional Planning

The West Sibley Exhibition Hallway is displaying projects from the fall 2016 AAP NYC M.R.P. semester. An opening presentation followed by a reception will be...

West Sibley Exhibition Hallway, West Sibley Hall  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the... 10am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition is a follow-up to the 2016 Cornell Council for the Arts Biennial that, by focusing on art and empathy, looked at feeling as form. Instead of...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Escaping the Ordinary: Artistic Imagination in Early Modern Prints

Escaping the Ordinary: Artistic Imagination in... 10am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

The works in this exhibition celebrate artists who explored creative narratives and distant lands, inviting a brief suspension of reality in favor of...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and Private Life in Contemporary Javanese Photography

Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and... 10am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art, Southeast Asia Program

Organized by the Johnson Museum, this exhibition is the first in the United States to focus on the recent emergence of photography as an art form in Java,...

Johnson Museum of Art  
The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I

The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I 10am

Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

When war was declared in the summer of 1914, it was presumed by most that it would be over by that Christmas. But as it dragged on for more than four years...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Winter FREE Day - Museum of the Earth

Winter FREE Day - Museum of the Earth 10am

Exhibit, Special Event

Need a fun idea to get a break from the cold? Visit the Museum of the Earth on the second Sunday of January, February, and March for free! Accessible by...

Museum of the Earth  
Exploring a Sea of Glass: A Multi-media Celebration of Art, Biology and History Through the Works of Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka

Exploring a Sea of Glass: A Multi-media... 12pm

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Cornell University is one of only handful of academic institutions who hold some of the exquisite marine invertebrate models created by 19th century glass...

Mann Library, Mann Lobby & Top Shelf Gallery (1st floor), Mann Gallery (2nd floor)  
Oscar Shorts: Live Action

Oscar Shorts: Live Action 1:45pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

See all the nominees before the winner is declared at the Academy Awards Ceremony on February 26! Subtitled. More at shortsinternational.com LIVE ACTION...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Inherit The Wind: Film Screening

Inherit The Wind: Film Screening 2pm

Film

Presented as part of Darwin Days 2017, join the Paleontological Research Institution (PRI) and Cinemapolis for a screening of the 1960 film “Inherit the...

Cinemapolis  
Garden Tour Slide Show: Betty Ford Alpine Garden

Garden Tour Slide Show: Betty Ford Alpine Garden 2:30pm

Lecture / CCE Tompkins

Join Horticulture Educator Pat Curran for a slide show featuring slides from the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens in Vail, Colorado! A colorful tonic to Ithaca’s...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County  
Oscar Shorts: Animation

Oscar Shorts: Animation 4:30pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

See all the nominees before the winner is declared at the Academy Awards Ceremony on February 26! More at shortsinternational.com ANIMATED SHORTS (Running...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Up Close: The Models of Zaha Hadid

Up Close: The Models of Zaha Hadid 5:30pm

Exhibit / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

In 2013, Dame Zaha Hadid took the opportunity of moving into a new building to create an archive for her architectural models. This collection included...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
Battle of Algiers

Battle of Algiers 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

1966 > Italy > Directed by Gillo Pontecorvo With Jean Martin, Yacef Saadi, Brahim Haggiag A stirring pseudo-documentary about the Algerian revolution...

Willard Straight Theatre  
WVBR's Bound for Glory 50th Year Continues, Winter, 2017

WVBR's Bound for Glory 50th Year Continues,... 8pm

WVBR's Schedule: JAN. 29 TAL NACCARATO. We’ll start out with Tal Naccarato, making his first Bound for Glory appearance, singing songs old and new...

Anabel Taylor Hall  

Sunday, February 12