Events

Tuesday, February 14

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  
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  
2017 Cornell Greenhouse Update

2017 Cornell Greenhouse Update 8:30am

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Dr. Betsy Lamb will speak on The Softer Side of Pesticides: What’s new in beneficial friendly and biological pesticides. Greenhouse growers would like to use...

Boyce Thompson Institute , Auditorium  
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  
Bridges to Community Valentine's Day Bake Sale

Bridges to Community Valentine's Day Bake Sale 10am

Charity/Fundraiser, Food/Catering / Development Sociology, Department of Development Sociology (DSOC)

Bake sale to raise funds for Bridges to Community members' trip to Nicaragua during Spring Break. Bridges to Community members travel to impoverished areas...

Willard Straight Hall, lobby  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

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

Exhibit, 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  
Entrepreneur In Residence Office Hours - Steve Thomson '82

Entrepreneur In Residence Office Hours - Steve... 10am

Networking / Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship

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...

Statler Hall, 174  
Escaping the Ordinary: Artistic Imagination in Early Modern Prints

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

Exhibit, 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

Exhibit, 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  
NYCO 2017

NYCO 2017 10am

Meeting

Speakers at this meeting of New York Certified Organic will focus on the challenge of providing energy in high forage diets for dairy cows and other...

nysaes, Jordan Hall Auditorium  
The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I

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

Exhibit, 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  
Mann Library Consultation Area Open House

Mann Library Consultation Area Open House 11:30am

Special Event / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Come discover how the Mann Library Consultation Area can help you improve your research and writing! Mann Library Library has recently made some big...

Mann Library, Mann Library Consultation Area, 1st floor  
CFSeminar: Dr. Mahesh Natarajan (Cornell University), "Actuator Selection and Placement for Linear Feedback Control of Compressible Flows"

CFSeminar: Dr. Mahesh Natarajan (Cornell... 12pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Abstract: Actuator selection and placement for active flow control is largely based on experience and trial-and-error because of the system’s large...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 178  
Intensive Parenting: Fertility and Breastfeeding Duration in the US

Intensive Parenting: Fertility and... 12pm

FGSS Faculty talk led by Professor Maralani. Lunch will be served!

Rockefeller Hall, 190  
Berry breeding at Cornell: Conception to commercialization

Berry breeding at Cornell: Conception to... 12:20pm

Seminar / Plant Breeding and Genetics

One of the biggest challenges to developing new berry varieties is predicting market conditions 10 to 20 years in the future when making hybrid populations....

Emerson Hall, 135  
LASSP and A&EP SEMINAR

LASSP and A&EP SEMINAR 12:20pm

Seminar / LASSP

Yi (Frank) Zhang, Department of the Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Physics, Cornell University, will present seminar. Professor Carl Franck, host....

Clark Hall, 700  
Summer Opportunities Career Fair

Summer Opportunities Career Fair 1pm

Fair

Attracting primarily corporate employers, some nonprofits have been known to register for this event in addition to the Nonprofit & Government Career Fair...

Statler Hotel, Carrier Ballroom  
Just For Kidz Valentine's Day Carnation Fundraiser

Just For Kidz Valentine's Day Carnation Fundraiser 2pm

Charity/Fundraiser

This Valentine's Day, Cornell Circle K will be selling carnations! Proceeds will go to a non-proft youth-run organization called Just For Kidz. JFK's goal is...

Willard Straight Hall Lobby and RPCC Lobby  
Revealing the Formation and Atmospheres of Exoplanets with Direct Imaging

Revealing the Formation and Atmospheres of... 4pm

Lecture / Astronomy

Finding and characterizing extrasolar planets has become one of the fastest-paced and most rapidly evolving fields in modern astronomy. Direct imaging—...

Space Sciences Building, 105  
7th Annual Harold I. Saperstein `31 - Cornell Student Topical Sermon Contest - SNOW DATE!

7th Annual Harold I. Saperstein `31 - Cornell... 4:30pm

Address, Cultural, Special Event, Debate, Presentation / Cornell United Religious Work

The 7th Annual Harold I. Saperstein '31 Cornell Student Topical Sermon Contest challenges you to: Address Women's Issues of Today Drawing on timeless...

Anabel Taylor Hall, Founders Room  
John Keene, "on Counternarratives"

John Keene, "on Counternarratives" 4:30pm

Lecture / Society for the Humanities

John Keene is Associate Professor and Chair of African American & African Studies at Rutgers University and author of the novel Annotations, the poetry...

A. D. White House, Guerlac Room  
Valentine's Day at Okenshields

Valentine's Day at Okenshields 4:30pm

Food/Catering / Cornell Dining

Join us at Okenshields for special Valentine's Day treats! Okenshields will feature: Sweet Treat Desserts and Fondue Bar - An assortment of sweet and...

Willard Straight Hall, Okenshields  
RHODES & MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIPS INTRODUCTION

RHODES & MARSHALL SCHOLARSHIPS INTRODUCTION 4:35pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Career Services

These scholarships are for post-baccalaureate study in the UK. If you are a rising or current senior with a stellar academic record along with a record of...

Barnes Hall, 103  
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  
Cornell Chimes Valentine's Day Concert

Cornell Chimes Valentine's Day Concert 6pm

Music / Cornell Chimes, Student and Campus Life

Calling all cupids! All are invited to an evening of love songs and chocolate. No date necessary!

McGraw Tower  
Groundswell Center's Developing your Farm or Food Business

Groundswell Center's Developing your Farm or... 6pm

Class/ Workshop / Sustainability

This 5-session course is specifically for people in the early stages of developing a farm or food business. Whether you are just launching your business or...

Just BeCause Center, Ithaca NY  
Amélie

Amélie 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

2002 > France > Directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet With Audrey Tautou, Mathieu Kassovitz Jeunet's talent for whimsy, on display in his earlier work with Marc...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Tuesday, February 14