Events

Thursday, February 16

2017 Pesticide Recertification Meeting

2017 Pesticide Recertification Meeting

CCE Cayuga

2017 Pesticide Recertification Meeting Thursday, February 16, 2017 Check in registration begins at 10:30am CCE Cayuga 248 Grant Avenue, Auburn, NY...

 
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...

 
Electromagnetic and Gravitational Wave Signals from Merging Black Holes and Neutron Stars

Electromagnetic and Gravitational Wave Signals...

Lecture / Astronomy

Abstract: Black hole-neutron star and neutron star-neutron star mergers are powerful emitters of gravitational waves, and can produce a wide range of bright...

Space Sciences Building, 105  
FEBRUARY Youth Development Project Series

FEBRUARY Youth Development Project Series

CCE Erie

4-H Youth Development January Project - Felting February 16, 2017 6:30p.m. This workshop is one in a series of workshops offered by the Erie County 4-H...

 
FEBRUARY-Youth Development Project Series-Sewing

FEBRUARY-Youth Development Project Series-Sewing

CCE Erie

4-H Youth Development January Project - Sewing February 16, 2017 6:30p.m. This workshop is one in a series of workshops offered by the Erie County 4-H...

 
Feminism: Food for Thought

Feminism: Food for Thought

Dinner and discussion with a different feminist theme each week. To hear about upcoming themes, please sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook or...

Flora Rose House, Common Room  
Greenhouse and High Tunnel Vegetable IPM Program: In-ground fertility/water management

Greenhouse and High Tunnel Vegetable IPM...

Webinar

Creating an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) plan for vegetable production in greenhouses and high tunnels

 
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  
Profitable Meat Marketing

Profitable Meat Marketing

CCE Schuyler

Thank you for your interest in Profitable Meat Marketing. Please visit http://cceschuyler.org/events/2017/02/16/profitable-meat-marketing for additional...

 
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  
Farm Transfer & Management Conference

Farm Transfer & Management Conference 7:30am

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  
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  
Health & Nutrient Management Workshop

Health & Nutrient Management Workshop 9am

Class/ Workshop

6 DEC Pesticide Credits and 4 CCA Credits offered. Keynote speaker Steve Groff, Cover Crop Coaching, will present Growing Healthy Soils and 10 Strategies to...

King's Party House, 4031 Routes 5&20, Canandaigua, NY  
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  
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,...

Staler Hall  
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  
Let's Look, Baby! Twinkle, Twinkle, Shiny Art

Let's Look, Baby! Twinkle, Twinkle, Shiny Art 10am

Tour / Johnson Museum of Art

Parents and caregivers of young children (infants to age 4) are invited to explore, discuss, and think about select works of art on an adult-centered,...

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  
Cornell behind Bars

Cornell behind Bars 10:30am

Lecture / CAPE: Cornell Association of Professors Emeriti

America’s ‘distinction’ as a nation with one in thirty-one adults behind bars, on parole, or probation, resonates in our local environs. In the neighboring...

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
Nguyen Hai Long and Tran Thi Ngu Ngon: Open Discussion

Nguyen Hai Long and Tran Thi Ngu Ngon: Open... 11am

Architecture

Nguyen Hai Long and Tran Thi Ngu Ngon will deliver a public lecture on February 15 at 5:15 p.m. Please join the architects the next morning for a follow-up...

Stepped Auditorium  
10th Season of Soup & Hope with Leslyn McBean Clairborne

10th Season of Soup & Hope with Leslyn... 12pm

Address, Music, Special Event, Community Forum / Cornell United Religious Work, Dean of Students

Over the past 9 years, over 50 speakers have touched, inspired, motivated, and stirred the hearts of those who gather during the winter months at Sage Chapel...

Sage Chapel  
Data Management Information Session

Data Management Information Session 12pm

Presentation / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Join us at this information session to learn about funder sharing requirements, and services and support available to you at Cornell for managing your...

Weill Hall, 321  
SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "Personnel Politics: Elections, Clientelistic Competition, and Teacher Hiring in Indonesia”

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "Personnel... 12pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Government, Southeast Asia Program

Jan Pierskalla, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, The Ohio State University “Personnel Politics: Elections, Clientelistic Competition,...

Kahin Center  
Thursdays @ 626

Thursdays @ 626 12pm

Lecture / Dean of Students, Center for Intercultural Dialogue, Student and Campus Life

Join us for this Black History Month Discussion with Professor Edward Baptist, Ph.D., who will discuss the expansion of slavery in the US between the...

Center for Intercultural Dialogue, Multipurpose Room  
Self-fulfilling Geopolitics: 1989 and the Revival of Geopolitical Thought in Europe

Self-fulfilling Geopolitics: 1989 and the... 12:15pm

Seminar / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Global Cornell

Stefano Guzzini, Visiting Scholar, Judith Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Cornell University will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on...

Uris Hall, G-08  
Assessing Burden of Folate Inadequacy in Women of Reproductive Age in Low-income Countries and Considerations for Interventions

Assessing Burden of Folate Inadequacy in Women... 12:20pm

NS 6980 Seminar featuring Professor John Hoddinott & Professor Patrick Stover of Cornell DNS.

Savage Hall, 100  
Swallow-wort field studies and population models help inform control options

Swallow-wort field studies and population... 12:20pm

Seminar / Crop and Soil Sciences (CSS)

Swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum rossicum, pale swallow-wort, and V. nigrum, black swallow-wort) are European viny milkweeds that have become invasive in eastern...

Emerson Hall, 135  
CCE Oneida No-Till Workshop

CCE Oneida No-Till Workshop 12:30pm

Meeting / CCE Oneida

John Kemmermen, a dairy farmer from southern NY with decades of experience with no-till and many years of experience with cover cropping, will be sharing his...

CCE Oneida  
CU Music:  Midday Music at Lincoln 2/16

CU Music: Midday Music at Lincoln 2/16 12:30pm

Cultural, Performance / Department of Music

Midday Music at Lincoln: Malcolm Bilson. “J. S. Bach on the Fortepiano” features the Prelude and Fugue in F-sharp Minor (WTC Book 2) and Partita No. 2 in C...

Lincoln Hall, B20  
NBB Seminar Speaker Aimee Dunlap

NBB Seminar Speaker Aimee Dunlap 12:30pm

Seminar / Neurobiology and Behavior

Reliability and Certaintyn the Evolution of Animal information Use: Experiments with Flies and Bublebees

Corson/Mudd Hall, A106 Morison Room  
Anthropology Day

Anthropology Day 1pm

Exhibit / Anthropology

Anthropology Day is Feb. 16, 2017. Anthropology Day is celebrated world-wide and is organized by the American Anthropological Association...

Klarman Hall, Atrium  
IAD Seminar - Gendered Legacies of Militarism: A Challenge to Good Governance in Uganda and Beyond

IAD Seminar - Gendered Legacies of Militarism:... 2:30pm

Seminar / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Institute for African Development, Global Cornell

Alicia C. Decker has a PhD in Women’s Studies from Emory University and a master’s degree in Gender Studies from Makerere University in Uganda. Her research...

Uris Hall, G08  
Introduction to Mendeley

Introduction to Mendeley 3pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Mendeley is a free, easy-to-use citation management tool that helps you store, organize, cite, and share your research. A must for anyone doing any kind of...

Mann Library, Stern Seminar room - Mann 160  
Standing Rock: The Violation of Indigenous People(s) Rights

Standing Rock: The Violation of Indigenous... 3:30pm

Seminar / College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Natural Resources, American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program, Global Cornell

A seminar by David Archambault II, Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation Chairman Archambault is a leading spokesperson for protests against the Dakota...

Stocking Hall, 146  
Digital Privacy II: Encryption for Both Storage and Communication

Digital Privacy II: Encryption for Both Storage... 4pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library

Encryption is an important and robust privacy defense strategy. Learn the differences between encrypted and unencrypted online traffic, and learn your...

Olin Library, Digital CoLab, Olin 701  
Microbiology Seminar - Lory Henderson

Microbiology Seminar - Lory Henderson 4pm

Seminar / Microbiology

"How Environmental Conditions Affect Listeria monocytogenes physiology, transmission to human hosts, and ability to cause disease"

Riley-Robb Hall, 105  
ORIE Colloquium: Ali Aouad (MIT) - Revenue Management in Face of Choice Heterogeneity

ORIE Colloquium: Ali Aouad (MIT) - Revenue... 4:15pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering, Engineering

Modern-day retailing involves complex customer choice behaviors. Modeling this choice heterogeneity strikes a delicate balance between accurate predictions...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 2/16

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 2/16 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Music

Donald J. Grout Memorial Lecture–Undone: Tamara Levitz (UCLA) presents "Remembering Otto Kinkeldey, Donald J. Grout, and the Exclusive White Origins of...

Lincoln Hall, 124  
Printing the Qur'an in the 16th Century

Printing the Qur'an in the 16th Century 4:30pm

Lecture, Presentation / Cornell University Library, Near Eastern Studies, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, History, Kroch Library, Comparative Muslim Societies Program

Given the late adoption of the printing press in the Ottoman Empire, it doesn't come as a surprise that the Qur'an was printed only in Western European...

Kroch Library, Room 2B48, Level 2  
South Asia Development Forum: "Markets, Climate Change and Social Development Across South Asia"

South Asia Development Forum: "Markets,... 4:30pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Asian Studies, International Programs, South Asia Program

Presentations by Cornell University Humphrey Fellows Sanjeeb Baral, Gaytri Devi, Humera Qasim Khan, and Gopalakrishnan Veilumuthusamy

Mann Library, 102  
Developing Service-Learning in the Disciplines

Developing Service-Learning in the Disciplines 4:45pm

Class/ Workshop / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Would you like your students to engage with real issues or problems in the community? This workshop explores successful service-learning projects, their...

Plant Science, 143  
Black History Month 2017

Black History Month 2017 5pm

Cultural, Food/Catering / Cornell Dining

Celebrate Black History Month with Cornell Dining and Campus Life. Join us for our special themed dinners! Creole/Acadian Cuisine Sunday, January 29th,...

Alice Cook House, Dining Room  
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 (go down the stairs across from the International Lounge)  
Studio Thursday: Linoleum prints

Studio Thursday: Linoleum prints 5pm

Class/ Workshop / Johnson Museum of Art

Learn to make a linoleum print at this hands-on, drop-in workshop open to everyone! Free for students / $5 for Johnson Museum Members and Cornell staff and...

Johnson Museum of Art  
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...

Rockefeller Hall, 112  
A Salon Evening

A Salon Evening 5:15pm

Cultural, Music, Panel Discussion, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Join us for an evening of World War I–era fashion, culture, and live music held in conjunction with the exhibition The War to End All Wars: Artists and World...

Johnson Museum of Art  
AABP/SCACVIM Ultrasound Lecture

AABP/SCACVIM Ultrasound Lecture 5:30pm

Lecture / Veterinary College

Learn about the proper technique to use when performing a preg check of a cow using an ultrasound.

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, c2-537  
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  
Introduction to Poultry Diagnostics and Molecular Testing Basics for Veterinarians

Introduction to Poultry Diagnostics and... 6pm

Seminar / College of Veterinary Medicine

6:30 - 7:30 pm Lecture: Introduction to Poultry Diagnostics The lecture will cover current diagnostic methods used for the most common poultry diseases...

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Lecture Hall 3  
Profitable Meat Marketing

Profitable Meat Marketing 6pm

Class/ Workshop

Find out if you’re covering costs, including your time. Develop a farm marketing strategy. Learn to reach customers using MeatSuite.com. Use the new Price...

323 Owego St. Montour Falls, NY  
Roberto Einaudi: Learning from Pier Luigi Nervi

Roberto Einaudi: Learning from Pier Luigi Nervi 6pm

Lecture / Architecture

Roberto Einaudi graduated with a B.Arch. from Cornell University in 1961, and an M.Arch. from MIT in 1962. He worked in the office of Louis I. Kahn in 1957...

Palazzo Santacroce  
The Pensive Primate: Keynote Presentation, Dr. Ian Tattersall

The Pensive Primate: Keynote Presentation, Dr.... 6pm

Ian Tattersall, paleoanthropologist and curator emeritus with the American Museum of Natural History, traces the major events in human physical and cognitive...

Goldwin Smith Hall  
I Am Not Madame Bovary

I Am Not Madame Bovary 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, East Asia Program

2016 > China > Directed by Xiaogang Feng With Bingbing Fan, Wei Fan, Chengpeng Dong One woman pitches herself against the ranks of Chinese bureaucracy in a...

Willard Straight Theatre  
For Students Only: Une Soirée au Musée

For Students Only: Une Soirée au Musée 8pm

Student Events Newsletter / Johnson Museum of Art

This elegant night for romance will feature dancing, music, and performances, plus a cash bar, refreshments, and a make-your-own Valentine station. Cohosted...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Dr. Strange with ACs Vidya and Athan

Dr. Strange with ACs Vidya and Athan 9:15pm

Attend a screening of Dr. Strange with Active Citizens Vidya and Athan at the Cornell Cinema. Meet at the House Office at 9:15 to walk to the theater.

Hans Bethe House, Meet at House Office, Walk to Cornell Cinema  
Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange 9:40pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2016 > USA > Directed by Scott Derrickson With Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Eijiofor, Mads Mikkelson A former neurosurgeon embarks on a...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Thursday, February 16