Events

Friday, February 24

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  
Shooting Sports Instructor Training

Shooting Sports Instructor Training

CCE Columbia and Greene

Become a 4-H Shooting Sports Instructor. This is a 3 day workshop which will provide training in firearms, sports instruction and positive youth...

 
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  
School's Out! Winter Camp 2017

School's Out! Winter Camp 2017 8am

Camp isn't just for summer time: bundle up and head outdoors for a week of winter wonderland at the Cayuga Nature Center! Here’s hoping they’ll be fresh...

Cayuga Nature Center  
School's Out! Winter Camp 2017

School's Out! Winter Camp 2017 8am

Camp isn't just for summer time: bundle up and head outdoors for a week of winter wonderland at the Cayuga Nature Center! Here’s hoping they’ll be fresh...

Cayuga Nature Center  
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  
Patrick Braga: Suburbanizing Rio de Janeiro: 1929–1939

Patrick Braga: Suburbanizing Rio de Janeiro:... 9am

Exhibit / City and Regional Planning

One of the remarkable aspects of Rio de Janeiro's urban history is that every legally approved change to the physical city from 1902 onward — including lot...

West Sibley Exhibition Hallway, West Sibley Hall  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

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

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition has been reconceived by the students in the course "Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects" (ART 3799) in response to...

Johnson Museum of Art  
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  
Introduction to Tableau

Introduction to Tableau 10am

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

Tableau Public is a free data visualization tool. It requires no plug-ins and no API. You can create interactive graphs, dashboards, maps and tables from...

Uris Library, Classroom  
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  
ECE/EDS Seminar with Gaurav Bahl, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

ECE/EDS Seminar with Gaurav Bahl, University of... 12pm

Seminar / Electrical and Computer Engineering

Title: Exploring nonreciprocity and high-throughput nanoparticle sensing with opto-mechanical interactions Speaker: Gaurav Bahl, University of Illinois at...

Phillips Hall, 233  
Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Seminar

Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Seminar 12pm

Cultural, Food/Catering, Seminar, Special Event / Latino Studies Program

The Latina/o Studies Program Fridays with Faculty seminar offers an opportunity for Latina/o and non-Latina/o students of all levels and disciplines to meet...

Rockefeller, 429  
Cell wall stress sensing and antibiotic resistance

Cell wall stress sensing and antibiotic resistance 12:15pm

Seminar / CVM - Microbiology & Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine

Tobias Dörr, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology Weill Institute for Cell and Molecular Biology Cornell University

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Harrison Kim (Illinois) - When Does Green Design Make Sense?

Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Harrison... 12:15pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Systems Engineering, Engineering

Designing large-scale, complex systems has been a challenging task, particularly in the predictive context of life cycle. Key challenges arise in various...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Robert Lasenby, Perimeter

LEPP Theory Seminar: Robert Lasenby, Perimeter 12:30pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

New bounds on light bosons - from stars to colliders Abstract: Many models of beyond-Standard-Model physics include new light, weakly-coupled particles, and...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
CLASSE Seminar: Ernie Fontes, CHESS-U

CLASSE Seminar: Ernie Fontes, CHESS-U 1pm

Seminar / CHESS, CLASSE

The CHESS-U upgrade project: why all the work? Abstract: Make no mistake: replacing a sixth of CESR and building six new x-ray beamlines in half-a-year or...

Wilson Synchrotron Lab, 3rd Floor Commons  
CU Music: Composers' Forum 2/24

CU Music: Composers' Forum 2/24 1:25pm

Seminar / Department of Music, East Asia Program

Guest composer Jin Hi Kim presents her music. Jin Hi, on Korean komungo, and her duo partner, Min Xiao-Fen on Chinese pipa, present "Asian Sound Revolution"...

Lincoln Hall, 316 (enter via room 220, the Music Library)  
Engaging Students in Quantitative Courses

Engaging Students in Quantitative Courses 1:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

This workshop will explore alternative, interactive approaches to teaching quantitative courses and the benefits and challenges that educators might face...

Plant Science, G37  
Ithaca Loves Teachers: Museum Tours

Ithaca Loves Teachers: Museum Tours 1:30pm

Tour

Ithaca Loves Teachers (ILT), and so does the Museum of the Earth! ILT is a celebration of pre- through K-12 classroom teachers and school district employees...

Museum of the Earth  
Winter Recess at the Museum

Winter Recess at the Museum 1:30pm

Tour

Join us in celebrating our local educators and Winter recess with daily tours, where you will have a chance to explore and discover the Museum and life on...

Museum of the Earth  
Careers Beyond Academia: Graduate Student Workshop

Careers Beyond Academia: Graduate Student Workshop 2pm

Conference/Workshop / Department of Performing and Media Arts, Graduate School

Free to attend and open to all grad students from any field of study! Undergraduates may also choose to attend to learn about various career opportunities. ...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum  
English Department Roundtable (EDR)

English Department Roundtable (EDR) 2:30pm

Roundtable / English

This meeting's presenter: Emily Rials on "Revising Realism in Zadie Smith's NW" Moderator: Hema Surendranathan Copies of the paper are available in the...

Goldwin Smith Hall, English Lounge, 258 GSH  
Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series 3pm

Seminar / CVM - Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

"Wellness and Wellbeing in the Veterinary Profession," presented by Dr. Ricardo de Matos, LMV, Senior Lecturer of Zoological Medicine, Department of Clinical...

Clinical Programs Center, C2-537, College of Veterinary Medicine  
IGCS Colloquium

IGCS Colloquium 3pm

German Studies, Cornell Institute for European Studies, Institute for German Cultural Studies

Literarische Unschärfe. Zu ihrer Poetik und ihrem frühneuzeitlichen Debüt by Christian Metz, Institut für deutsche Literatur, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am...

181 Goldwin Smith Hall  
CAM Colloquium:  Jeff Calder (Minnesota) - PDE continuum limits for discrete sorting problems, with applications to online anomaly detection

CAM Colloquium: Jeff Calder (Minnesota) - PDE... 3:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Mathematics, Center for Applied Mathematics

Many problems in science and engineering involve the sorting, or ordering, of large amounts of multi-variate data. A common sorting technique is to arrange...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
Whodunnit?: An Introduction to Practical Text Mining

Whodunnit?: An Introduction to Practical Text... 3:30pm

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

How can one start to identify the author of an anonymous or collaborative text? Whether it be a legal document, a manifesto, or a supposedly authorless...

Olin Library, Digital CoLab, Olin 701  
MBG Friday Seminar with Dr. Rachel Green

MBG Friday Seminar with Dr. Rachel Green 4pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

MBG Friday Semilar Series Rachel Green Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine "The lifetime of an mRNA is encoded in...

Biotechnology Building, G-10  
Digital Happy Hour with Gail Steinhart: “Managing Your Online Persona”

Digital Happy Hour with Gail Steinhart:... 4:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Graduate & Professional Student Assembly (GPSA), History

The Cornell Graduate History Association organizes a Digital Happy Hour with Gail Steinhart on “Managing Your Online Persona”: Imagine you’re giving a talk...

McGraw Hall, 145  
Public Lecture: Professor Hassan Melehy, "Beginning with a period: Literary Theory and Early Modern Literature"

Public Lecture: Professor Hassan Melehy,... 4:30pm

Professor Hassan Meley, of the French Department, of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, is the first invited speaker for the Romance Studies...

Klarman Hall, Klarman Auditorium  
International Justice Mission’s Fighting Modern Slavery Dinner/Discussion with Keetonite Evelyn

International Justice Mission’s Fighting Modern... 5pm

A discussion with International Justice Mission's Elizabeth West on what IJM is doing, her work with IJM, and how faith plays into it. Liz West is IJM's...

William T. Keeton House, Common Room  
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  
Senior Series: Hockey Game - Cornell vs. RPI

Senior Series: Hockey Game - Cornell vs. RPI 6:25pm

Athletic

Please email SA Claudia (cam 465) by Thursday, February 23 to RSVP

Meet at Becker House Lobby  
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  
Evolution

Evolution 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Society for the Humanities

Ithaca Premiere! 2016 > France > Directed by Lucile Hadzihalilovic With Max Brebant, Roxane Duran, Julie-Marie Parmentier An eerily seductive mind-bender...

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  
The Godfather II

The Godfather II 8:45pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1975>USA>Directed by Francis Ford Coppola With Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro The second installment of Coppola’s legendary Godfather Trilogy further develops...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Friday, February 24