Events

Sunday, February 26

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  
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 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

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  
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  
The Godfather

The Godfather 1pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1972 > USA > Directed by Francis Ford Coppola With Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan A landmark in American cinema, Coppola's epic of the Corleone...

Willard Straight Theatre  
CU Music: pianist Xak Bjerken and cellist Elizabeth Lyon with guest violinist

CU Music: pianist Xak Bjerken and cellist... 3pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Xak Bjerken, piano, and Elizabeth Lyon, cello, with guest James Lyon, violin (Penn. State University) Features Chopin’s Cello Sonata and Brahms' Piano Trio...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
The Godfather II

The Godfather II 4:30pm

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  
Oscar Watch Party

Oscar Watch Party 6:30pm

Join GRF J. Michael for snacks and a viewing of the Oscars. Bring a friend!

William T. Keeton House, TV Room  
Oscar Party at the Bear's Den

Oscar Party at the Bear's Den 7pm

COME WATCH THE OSCARS LIVE ON THE BIG SCREEN! Get dressed up in your finest and join us for great food, drinks and fun! * Win Cornell Cinema Tickets and...

The Ivy Room  
CU Music: Original Cornell Syncopators

CU Music: Original Cornell Syncopators 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Original Cornell Syncopators (jazz quintet); Joe Salzano, coach, with sophomores Colin Hancock (cornet, founder), Rishi Verma (trombone), Amit Mizrahi...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
The Original Cornell Syncopators: 100 Years of Recorded Jazz

The Original Cornell Syncopators: 100 Years of... 8pm

City and Regional Planning

On February 26, 1917, five young musicians stepped onto the 12th floor of 46 West 38th Street in New York City to record in the illustrious Victor Talking...

Ithaca, Barnes Hall  
WVBR's Bound for Glory 50th Year Continues, Winter, 2017

WVBR's Bound for Glory 50th Year Continues,... 8pm

WVBR's Schedule: JAN. 29 TAL NACCARATO. We’ll start out with Tal Naccarato, making his first Bound for Glory appearance, singing songs old and new...

Anabel Taylor Hall  

Sunday, February 26