Events

Monday, February 13

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  
Window Replacement Workshop 02/13/2017 Albany

Window Replacement Workshop 02/13/2017 Albany

CCE Albany

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-INITIAL) February 2017-TRAINING CLASSES CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE

 
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  
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... 8am

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)  
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  
Anarchy in the Archives

Anarchy in the Archives 9am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

“Anarchy in the Archives” explores punk’s cultural and political impact from the mid-1970s to the present day through a vast array of rare artifacts. The...

Kroch Library, Hirshland Exhibition Gallery, Level 2B  
Chemical Engineering Seminar: Joelle Frechette (Johns Hopkins University)

Chemical Engineering Seminar: Joelle Frechette... 9am

Seminar / Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Dr. Joelle Frechette Associate Professor Johns Hopkins University "Adsorption, Contact, and Adhesion at Elastic and Capillary Interfaces" Abstract:...

Olin Hall, 165  
UndocuCornell: Understanding and Supporting Undocumented Students

UndocuCornell: Understanding and Supporting... 9am

Class/ Workshop / Department of Inclusion and Workforce Diversity

The UndocuCornell workshop will focus on building a safer and more supportive community for undocumented students at Cornell. We seek to create a network...

Clark Hall, 700  
Bloomberg Workshop

Bloomberg Workshop 12pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Cancelled - this event will be rescheduled at a later date

Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
Engaged Cornell Hub Monday Brown Bag Lunches

Engaged Cornell Hub Monday Brown Bag Lunches 12pm

Networking / Public Service Center, Cornell Commitment Office, Engaged Cornell, Office of Engagement Initiatives

Drop by to get your questions answered, for casual conversation, and to connect with Engaged Cornell Hub staff. Open to students, faculty, staff, alumni,...

Kennedy Hall, Engaged Cornell Hub common space (3rd floor)  
Entrepreneur  Residence Office Hours - Steve Thomson '82

Entrepreneur Residence Office Hours - Steve... 12pm

Networking / Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship, School of Hotel Administration (SHA), College of Business

Students are invited to sign up to meet with any of our Entrepreneurs when they are campus. To schedule an appointment with Steve or any entrepreneur in...

Staler Hall, 174  
SAP Seminar Series: "Development, Democracy, and Technology in Contemporary Pakistan"

SAP Seminar Series: "Development,... 12:15pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Asian Studies, South Asia Program

Presentations by Syracuse Humphrey Fellows Shahzeb Khan, Shahnawaz Amin, and Syed Wasiq Abbas

Uris Hall, G08  
¨Funding Environmental Conservation: The Politics of Conservation in the Galápagos Islands” by Renu Saini, Latin American Studies Program (LASP) Seminar Series

¨Funding Environmental Conservation: The... 12:15pm

Lecture / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Mann Library, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Natural Resources, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Latin American Studies Program (LASP)

Full video recording of this Latin American Studies Program lecture Speaker: Renu Saini, Helmsley Charitable Trust, NYC Renu Saini is a Program Officer for...

Stimson Hall, 206  
Growing berries in northern Europe

Growing berries in northern Europe 12:20pm

Seminar / Horticulture, Sustainability

Pauliina Palonen, University Lecturer, Dept. of Agricultural Sciences, University of Helsinki Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to...

Plant Science Building, 404  
Intro to QGIS

Intro to QGIS 2:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

QGIS is a free and open-source desktop GIS application for mapping and geospatial analysis. Import common types of vector and raster data. Modify the map...

Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
Climate Change Seminar - The Intersection of Social Justice and Climate Justice: Where Social Movements and the Law Collide

Climate Change Seminar - The Intersection of... 2:55pm

Seminar / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Sustainability

Summary: Torres has worked on environmental protection issues, especially related to the public trust and our interest in common resources, for over 30...

Warren Hall, B25  
Fitness Foundations Workshop

Fitness Foundations Workshop 3pm

Athletic, Special Event, Class/ Workshop / Student and Campus Life

Do you have a well-planned fitness routine? Do your weekly workouts address all the components of fitness? This 1 hour session is FREE to students who are...

Helen Newman Hall - Meet in the fitness center  
Jugatae Seminar

Jugatae Seminar 3:30pm

Seminar / Entomology

Deciphering the role of species interactions in speciation: lessons from yuccas and yucca moths

Comstock Hall, 2132  
Improve Classroom Interactions through Community Building

Improve Classroom Interactions through... 3:45pm

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

What can you do to create a classroom environment that encourages participation and learning? Join Jenny Mann, Associate Professor of English, to explore how...

CCC (Computing and Communications Center), B08  
Cornell Dairy Center of Excellence Seminar Series

Cornell Dairy Center of Excellence Seminar Series 4pm

Seminar, Special Event / Animal Science, Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences, Food Science, Veterinary College

Wolfgang Heuwieser, a visiting professor from Berlin, will be holding a seminar titled Protocols in the dairy industry. Food for thought from a German survey.

Stocking Hall, 146  
Department of Physics Colloquium

Department of Physics Colloquium 4pm

Seminar / Applied and Engineering Physics, Physics

General Physics Colloquium, Prof. Gennady Shvets, Cornell University. Refreshments: 3:30-3:50 pm Title: Science and Applications of Optical...

Rockefeller Hall, Schwartz Auditorium  
Spa Hour

Spa Hour 4:30pm

Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

MONDAY, February 13, 4:30pm - 5:30pm International Lounge, Willard Straight Hall Feeling stressed? Come relax at a mini spa session! Get a massage, create...

International Lounge, WSH  
Kripalu Yoga

Kripalu Yoga 5pm

Class/ Workshop / Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

Open To All Cornell students (grads and undergrads) for Free. All skill levels welcome. Increase your physical and mental well-being. We will have some yoga...

215 Willard Straight Hall, Garden Room  
Perceptions and Reality of Organic Dairy Farming

Perceptions and Reality of Organic Dairy Farming 5pm

Seminar, Special Event / Animal Science, Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences, Food Science, Veterinary College

Juan S. Velez, Chief Agricultural Officer for Aurora Organic Dairy, will be holding a seminar called Perceptions and Reality of Organic Dairy Farming

Morrison Hall, 146  
Shop Talk featuring Manjula Martin, Writer and Editor of Scratch

Shop Talk featuring Manjula Martin, Writer and... 5pm

Author Appearance, Reading / English

The Department of English Program in Creative Writing presents Shop Talk with Manjula Martin. Manjula Martin is editor of the anthology Scratch: Writers,...

Goldwin Smith Hall, English Lounge, 258 GSH  
Jessica Vaughn: Accumulated Spaces, Accumulated Objects

Jessica Vaughn: Accumulated Spaces, Accumulated... 5:15pm

Lecture / Art

Jessica Vaughn, who was born in 1983 in Chicago, is a visual artist living and working in Brooklyn. Vaughn works in sculpture, photography, and mixed media....

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
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  
Room Selection for Bethe's In-House Lottery

Room Selection for Bethe's In-House Lottery 6pm

Today's the day! Bethe room selection for 2017-2018 will start in the Bethe Common room at 6pm.

Hans Bethe House, Bethe Common Room  
William Goldsmith: Saving Our Cities: Austerity, Schools, Food, Drugs

William Goldsmith: Saving Our Cities:... 6pm

Lecture / City and Regional Planning

Bill Goldsmith was a member of the planning faculty at Cornell University from 1967 until 2012. He has published widely in scholarly journals on U.S. cities,...

Palazzo Santacroce  
The Evolution of Social Behavior

The Evolution of Social Behavior 7pm

As part of Darwin Days 2017 (Paleontological Research Institutuion), researchers from Ithaca College and Cornell University will speak on the evolution and...

History Center in Tompkins County  
Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream

Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream 7:15pm

Film

Named “Best Documentary” at the Rockland International Jewish Film Festival in 2015, Streit’s: Matzo and the American Dream is the story of the last...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Streit’s Matzo and the American Dream

Streit’s Matzo and the American Dream 7:15pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

Ithaca Premiere 2016 > USA > Directed by Michael Levine With Elissa Sampson Since 1925 the Streit's matzo factory has sat in a low-slung tenement building...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Monday, February 13