Events

Wednesday, February 15

2017 Southern Tier Farmers Market Summit

2017 Southern Tier Farmers Market Summit

CCE Broome

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Broome County invites farmers market managers, vendors, board members and volunteers to come to the Southern Tier Farmers'...

 
4-H Pheasant Rearing Workshop

4-H Pheasant Rearing Workshop

CCE Seneca

Pheasant hunting has a long tradition as one the most popular small game hunting activities in New York State, but wild populations of this introduced...

 
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  
Rodentology and Pest Management

Rodentology and Pest Management

Class/ Workshop

Humans have waged war against rodents since the beginning of recorded history. Despite this long-standing battle, rodents continue to threaten the safety of...

Clayton Hall, University of Delaware in Newark , DE  
Youth Cooking Curriculum for Leaders & Teachers

Youth Cooking Curriculum for Leaders &...

CCE Columbia and Greene

CCE 4-H Educators will provide sessions perfect for adults and teens working with youth. Each training session is 90 minutes and will provide hands on...

 
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  
Flipping the Classroom in Your Discipline

Flipping the Classroom in Your Discipline 9am

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

What is "flipping" and how can it benefit student learning? Whether you've done this before or are just starting, we will discuss classroom flipping and how...

Uris Hall, G88  
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 - Rama Chanani '08

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

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

Every academic year, the Pillsbury Institute invites successful entrepreneurs to meet one-on-one with students to help them with business development,...

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  
RecycleMania: Kick the Cup Coffee

RecycleMania: Kick the Cup Coffee 10am

Cultural, Food/Catering, Special Event, Networking, Student Events Newsletter / Campus Sustainability Office

Did you know? Over one million disposable cups are used on Cornell’s campus each year. Try bringing a reusable mug (and utensils and containers) when you...

Ho Plaza outside Willard Straight Hall  
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  
Winter Dairy Management Program

Winter Dairy Management Program 10:30am

Class/ Workshop

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County is pleased to offer the 2017 Winter Dairy Management Program for interested dairy farm owners and farm...

Frank Bratt Agricultural Center, 3542 Turner Road, Jamestown, NY  
Farm Transfer & Management Conference

Farm Transfer & Management Conference 11am

Conference/Workshop / College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Risk Management in New York Agriculture in an Age of Uncertainty Keynote Speaker: Dr. Gary Schnitkey is a professor and farm management specialist win the...

Double Tree Hotel  
CCE Winter Shop Meeting

CCE Winter Shop Meeting 12pm

Meeting

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County wishes to extend an open invitation to all dairy producers to attend the February Winter Shop Meeting...

199 Post Street, Boonville, NY  
Keeping Students Engaged - Beyond the First Day of Class

Keeping Students Engaged - Beyond the First Day... 12pm

Food/Catering, Meeting / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Now that the semester is underway, what are some strategies to engage your students and enhance the learning environment? Join graduate students and postdocs...

CCC (Computing and Communications Center), 421  
NES Undergraduate Lunch Series

NES Undergraduate Lunch Series 12:15pm

Cultural, Food/Catering, Lecture / Near Eastern Studies

CANCELED 3/15: Prof. Lauren Monroe on "Jerusalem Papyrus" All undergrads are welcome! Come and go as your schedule allows. Lunch is provided. Upcoming...

White Hall, 410  
Building Capacity in the Quest for Global Food Security

Building Capacity in the Quest for Global Food... 12:20pm

Seminar / CIIFAD, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Maricelis Acevedo is Associate Director for Science of the Delivering Genetic Gain in Wheat project in International Programs-CALS. She works side by side...

Emerson Hall, 135  
Fungal trunk diseases: a global threat to grapevine health - David Gramaje

Fungal trunk diseases: a global threat to... 12:20pm

Seminar / Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

David Gramaje Institute of Grapevine and Wine Sciences Logroño, La Rioja, Spain

Plant Science Building, 404  
CU Music:  Midday Music for Organ 2/15

CU Music: Midday Music for Organ 2/15 12:30pm

Cultural, Performance / Department of Music

Midday Music for Organ: Matthew Hall presents François Couperin’s Messe pour les Paroisses.

Anabel Taylor Hall, Chapel  
Walking on Wednesday

Walking on Wednesday 12:30pm

Roundtable / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Come Walk with us and talk about teaching. Meet at Rusty's coffee kiosk in Uris Hall on Tower Rd.

Meet at Rusty's coffee kiosk in Uris Hall on Tower Rd.  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Brian Henning, Yale

LEPP Theory Seminar: Brian Henning, Yale 2pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Operator bases, S-matrices, and their partition functions Abstract: The basic tenets of S-matrix theory and effective field theory are equivalent: the...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Benefitting from Student Feedback Roundtable

Benefitting from Student Feedback Roundtable 3:30pm

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Join faculty who have used mid-semester feedback in their courses for a discussion on how to obtain useful feedback, respond to student feedback, and...

Mann, 102  
PPPMB Seminar - Linda Hansen

PPPMB Seminar - Linda Hansen 3:30pm

Seminar / Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

Sugar beet pathology: from emergence to storage and everything between

Barton Lab, A134  
Soil and Environmental Chemistry of Glyphosate

Soil and Environmental Chemistry of Glyphosate 3:35pm

Seminar / Biological and Environmental Engineering, Sustainability

Presented by: Murray McBride (Soil & Crop Sciences) Part of Rethinking Glyphosate - a multi-disciplinary seminar series by Biological & Environmental This...

Riley-Robb Hall, 105  
Enterprise Engineering Colloquium: Derek Edinger '94, M.Eng. '95 (Ursa Space Systems) - Lessons Learned in Designing Satellites, Managing People, and Starting Your Own Company

Enterprise Engineering Colloquium: Derek... 4:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering, Engineering

Mr. Edinger has worked in the aerospace industry for two decades. He has worked for Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Solar Motions, and Space Systems Loral. He...

Phillips Hall, 101  
The Chatter of the Visible: Montage and Narrative in Weimar Germany

The Chatter of the Visible: Montage and... 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Lecture, Presentation / Cornell University Library, German Studies, Olin Library

Patrizia C. McBride’s new book The Chatter of the Visible (University of Michigan Press; March 22, 2016) examines the paradoxical narrative features of the...

Olin Library, 107  
Veterinary Senior Seminars

Veterinary Senior Seminars 4:30pm

Seminar / College of Veterinary Medicine

Zachary Badanes - "Acute Blindness in an 8 year old Mixed Breed Dog" Anna Sarfaty - "Traumatic Brain Injury in a 1-year-old Standard Poodle" Kathryn Mercer...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, Lecture Hall 3  
Collegetown

Collegetown 5pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Cornell Career Services, Student and Campus Life

Free w/ filmmaker Hugo Genes'10 in person 2015 > USA > Directed by Hugo Genes With Brian Lederman, M.J. Geier, Hugo Genes, Graham Corrigan Collegetown...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Engaged Cornell Hub Information Session

Engaged Cornell Hub Information Session 5pm

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

The Engaged Cornell Hub is now open on the 3rd floor of Kennedy Hall. Join staff and students from the Hub units (Public Service Center, Office of...

Kennedy Hall, 209  
Free ZUMBA!

Free ZUMBA! 5pm

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

Latin-inspired dance-fitness craze that blends red-hot Latin music and contagious steps to create a fitness party! Exercise, relax, energize! Join us if you...

5th Floor Lounge, Willard Straight Hall  
Immigration Policy Panel Discussion: Understanding President Trump’s Executive Order

Immigration Policy Panel Discussion:... 5pm

Panel Discussion / Cornell Institute for Public Affairs, Global Cornell

One week into his presidency, Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration set off a political and legal crisis within the US. CIPA Core Faculty member...

Warren Hall, B25  
Meet Research Faculty

Meet Research Faculty 5pm

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students, Student and Campus Life

Chat with faculty researchers representing many diverse disciplines, from American Poetry to Spacecraft Engineering! Move from table to table with your...

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students  
Trailhead to Certificate in Engaged Leadership

Trailhead to Certificate in Engaged Leadership 5pm

Presentation / Engaged Cornell, Office of Engagement Initiatives

Your Gateway to Leadership with a Public Purpose Register to ensure a seat, or attend without registering. Required entryway to the certificate, for those...

Willard Straight Hall, 413  
Trailhead to Certificate in Engaged Leadership

Trailhead to Certificate in Engaged Leadership 5pm

Meeting / Engaged Cornell, Office of Engagement Initiatives

Your Gateway to Leadership with a Public Purpose Register to ensure a seat, or attend without registering. Required entryway to the certificate, for those...

Willard Straight Hall, Art Gallery (413)  
Work smarter, not harder @ the Library

Work smarter, not harder @ the Library 5pm

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students, Student and Campus Life

Meet CU library staff and get cool, free buttons! Find out how CU Library staff can help you learn about new digital tools, better search strategies, how to...

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students  
Nguyen Hai Long and Tran Thi Ngu Ngon: Nests in the Tropics

Nguyen Hai Long and Tran Thi Ngu Ngon: Nests in... 5:15pm

Lecture / Architecture

Take a look at the insects. We wonder why when the world outside is constantly changing, they are still able to exist in their nests, without any modern...

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  
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  
Female Reproductive Rights/Legislation

Female Reproductive Rights/Legislation 6:30pm

Liz Gipson, Director of Public Affairs at the Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes, will speak about topics ranging from the work that Planned...

LH3  
Seed-to-Supper Volunteer Training

Seed-to-Supper Volunteer Training 6:30pm

Class/ Workshop / CCE Tompkins

Are you interested in helping beginning gardeners in your community learn to grow their own vegetables? This five-part training program will prepare Seed to...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County  
Becker Café - Immigration, Immigration Law and Immigration Executive Order

Becker Café - Immigration, Immigration Law and... 7pm

Lecture, Meeting, Panel Discussion

David J. Wilks - Miller & Mayer, LLP Mr. Wilks' practice focuses primarily on employment-based immigration and has represented a wide range of clients. He...

Becker House G50  
Bokashi Composting Workshop

Bokashi Composting Workshop 7pm

Class/ Workshop / CCE Tompkins

The bokashi method of handling food scraps involves natural fermentation. This practice originated in Japan and offers a way for people-particularly those...

EcoVillage: FROG Community House  
Creative Arts for Health and Well-Being

Creative Arts for Health and Well-Being 7pm

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

No artistic skill necessary. Join others in a relaxing and supportive atmosphere to reflect, create for personal growth. We are very lucky to have Certified...

Slope Studio, 2nd floor Willard Straight Hall  
On Sunny-Space Gardening With Native Species: Finding The Right Plants For The Place

On Sunny-Space Gardening With Native Species:... 7pm

Come hear the story of a 13-year effort to populate an abandoned pasture on well drained, clay soils with colorful, native wildflowers. Along the way, Arieh...

Unitarian Church Annex, 2 nd floor  
Science Cabaret

Science Cabaret 7pm

Lecture

Science Cabaret will be hosting a free program that asks the question: How do we know what ancient hominids looked like? The event “Ancient Faces: The Art of...

Coltivare  
The Wanderers

The Wanderers 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1979 > USA > Directed by Philip Kaufman With Ken Wahl, Karen Allen, John Friedrich Based on the acclaimed first novel by Richard Price '71, The Wanderers...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Ansatz "Building a Life Worth Living"

Ansatz "Building a Life Worth Living" 7:15pm

Lecture, Networking, Class/ Workshop, Presentation

Hans Bethe House’s weekly after-dinner conversation hour. House Professor Julia Thom-Levy hosts a special guest each Wednesday evening at 7:15pm. The format...

Hans Bethe House, 125 Professor's Apt.  
Crazy Legs' Five-Week Dance Workshop

Crazy Legs' Five-Week Dance Workshop 7:30pm

Dance (Social) / Cornell University Library, Department of Performing and Media Arts

FREE!! OPEN TO ALL (you do NOT need to be a student)! Dates: February 1, 8, 15, 22, and March 1. All sessions are on Wednesdays from...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, SB10  
Cookies and Milk with GRF Karen and SAs Sammy and Ilan

Cookies and Milk with GRF Karen and SAs Sammy... 9pm

Cookies and milk by the Bethe North Kitchen with GRF Karen and SAs Sammy and Ilan!

Hans Bethe House, North Common Room  

Wednesday, February 15