Events

Friday, February 17

Agroforestry Trainings for Military Veterans: Maple Syrup Production

Agroforestry Trainings for Military Veterans:...

Class/ Workshop

The training will include classroom instruction and site visits to farms in active production. Content will cover the technical aspects of production as well...

Uihlein Sugar Maple Research & Extension Field Station. 157 Bear Cub Lane, Lake Placid, NY 12946  
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  
Maple Syrup Production Training for Veterans - Lake Placid, Feburary 17-18

Maple Syrup Production Training for Veterans -...

The training will include classroom instruction and site visits to farms in active production. Content will cover the technical aspects of production as well...

 
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  
AABP Rounds

AABP Rounds 7am

Fourth-year students Emma Ehrlich and Noah Seward will discuss their recent dairy externships. Milk will be provided. This event is sponsored by the GPSAFC...

Schurman Hall, C2-537  
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  
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  
Teach-in on Islam, the Middle East, and America

Teach-in on Islam, the Middle East, and America 10am

Special Event / Near Eastern Studies, Global Cornell

In response to the recent Executive Order barring U.S. entry to citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries, Cornell’s Department of Near Eastern...

Klarman Hall, Atrium  
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  
“Mating System Shifts in the Brassicaceae” - June Nasrallah

“Mating System Shifts in the Brassicaceae” -... 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology

June Nasrallah Professor Plant Biology, Cornell University June Nasrallah obtained her B.Sc. in Biology at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon and...

Plant Science Building, 404  
ECE/EDS Seminar with Brian Calderon, Cornell ECE Ph.D. student

ECE/EDS Seminar with Brian Calderon, Cornell... 12pm

Seminar / Electrical and Computer Engineering

Title: Making an insulator conduct: High mobility Boron Nitride devices Speaker: Brian Calderon, Cornell ECE Ph.D. student, Spencer Group Abstract: As a...

Phillips Hall, 233  
Novel B cells Elicited by Bacterial Infection More than Just Antibodies

Novel B cells Elicited by Bacterial Infection... 12:15pm

Seminar / College of Veterinary Medicine

Gary Winslow, Ph.D. Professor of Microbiology & Immunology Microbiology & Immunology SUNY Upstate Medical Center http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/winslowg

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
“Changing Labor Markets, Changing Voters? Technological Shocks, Compensation, Social Democratic Voting”

“Changing Labor Markets, Changing Voters?... 12:15pm

Government, Cornell Institute for European Studies

PSAC hosts: Dr. Jane Gingrich University of Oxford PSAC (Politics, Sandwiches, and Comments) is a workshop for work-inprogress (mainly) in comparative...

White Hall, 106  
Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series 12:20pm

Seminar / Psychology

"Dissecting Striatal Circuits for Reward Seeking Behavior" presented by Ilana B. Witten, Department of Psychology, Princeton University

202 Uris Hall  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Amirhossein Tajdini, Cornell

LEPP Theory Seminar: Amirhossein Tajdini, Cornell 12:30pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Averaged null energy condition and emergence of Einstein gravity in conformal field theory from causality Abstract: Microcausality is one of the crucial...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series 3pm

Seminar / CVM - Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary College

"Embark and Cornell: Revolutionizing dog DNA testing and canine genomics," presented by Dr. Adam Boyko, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical...

Clinical Programs Center, C2-537, College of Veterinary Medicine  
LEPP Journal Club: Shunsaku Horiuchi, Virginia Tech

LEPP Journal Club: Shunsaku Horiuchi, Virginia... 3pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Unraveling the origins of the Galactic Center excess gamma rays Abstract: The properties of the dark matter that dominates the matter budget of the Universe...

Physical Sciences Building, 301  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
The Night Of

The Night Of 5pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

With producer Scott Ferguson '82 in person. 2016 > USA > Directed by Steven Zaillian With John Turturro, Riz Ahmed From creators Steven Zaillian and...

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  
Reproduction in Spotted Hyenas

Reproduction in Spotted Hyenas 6pm

Lecture / Veterinary College

Zoo and Wildlife Society (ZAWS) presents Dr. Ned Place, who will be lecturing on the unique reproductive anatomy of hyenas and the research that's been done...

Cornell Vet School, TBA  
Banff Mountain Film Festival

Banff Mountain Film Festival 7pm

Film / Cornell Outdoor Education, Sustainability

A collection of environmental and adventure sports films, not to be missed. Different films Friday night and Saturday night at Bailey Hall, 7pm.

Bailey Hall  
Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting 7pm

Meeting / Other

We play board games, card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games (RPGs). Attendance is free and open to anyone. Rules are taught for most games.

Goldwin Smith Hall, 156-164  
Darwin's Trivia Challenge

Darwin's Trivia Challenge 7pm

Test your knowledge on Darwin and evolution through eight rounds of science, biology, and evolution- based trivia questions for teams of up to 6 people....

Rhine House  
All The Way

All The Way 8pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

with producer Scott Ferguson '82 in person 2016 > USA > Directed by Jay Roach With Bryan Cranston, Bradley Whitford, Anthony Mackie "Adapted by [Cornell...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Fuertes Observatory Public Open House

Fuertes Observatory Public Open House 8pm

Special Event, Tour / Astronomy

The Cornell Astronomical Society (CAS) hosts public open house nights at the Fuertes Observatory on North Campus every Friday from 8pm to midnight! Everyone...

Fuertes Observatory  

Friday, February 17