Events

Monday, February 27

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  
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  
Chemical Engineering Seminar: G.V. Rex Reklaitis (Purdue University)

Chemical Engineering Seminar: G.V. Rex... 9am

Seminar / Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Dr. G.V. Rex Reklaitis Burton and Kathryn Gedge Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering Purdue University "Process System Engineering Contributions...

Olin Hall, 165  
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  
South Asia Program Graduate Symposium

South Asia Program Graduate Symposium 11am

Symposium / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, History, History of Art and Visual Studies, City and Regional Planning, Development Sociology, South Asia Program

Graduate students across the disciplines whose work intersects in South Asia present their research at the SAP Graduate Symposium. 11:00-12:00: Natalia...

Uris Hall, G08  
Engaged Cornell Hub Monday Brown Bag Lunches

Engaged Cornell Hub Monday Brown Bag Lunches 12pm

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

Drop by to get your questions answered, for casual conversation, and to connect with Engaged Cornell Hub staff. Open to students, faculty, staff, alumni,...

Kennedy Hall, Engaged Cornell Hub common space (3rd floor)  
Medical Cannabis: Positioning yourself for opportunities in the new industry

Medical Cannabis: Positioning yourself for... 12:20pm

Seminar / Horticulture

Chuck Schmitt, Head Cultivator, Vireo Health NY Horticulture Section seminar series. Via videoconference to A134 Barton in Geneva.

Plant Science Building, 404  
Climate Change Seminar - Impacts of Global Warming and Ocean Acidification on Ocean Ecosystems

Climate Change Seminar - Impacts of Global... 2:55pm

Seminar / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Sustainability

Summary: Rising atmospheric CO2 concentrations threaten global ocean ecosystems through the duel actions of raising ocean temperatures and ocean...

Warren Hall, B25  
Jugatae Seminar

Jugatae Seminar 3:30pm

Chapman Seminar: Habitat location and host discrimination by a specialist phytophagous insect

Comstock  
Science & Technology Studies Seminar - Nicholas Popper, The College of William & Mary

Science & Technology Studies Seminar -... 3:30pm

Lecture, Seminar / Science and Technology Studies

Dissolving The Two Cultures: New Histories of Sciences and Humanities in Early Modern Europe Scholars in recent decades have challenged a crude...

401 Physical Sciences Building  
How Cognitive Science Can Improve Teaching

How Cognitive Science Can Improve Teaching 3:45pm

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Research in cognitive science is changing what we know about how students learn. We will discuss the latest research and explore ways you can apply these...

Online Zoom Session  
Department of Physics Colloquium

Department of Physics Colloquium 4pm

Seminar / Physics

General Physics Colloquium, Prof. Natasha Holmes, Cornell University. Refreshments from 3:30-3:50 pm. Title: From cookbook to authentic research:...

Rockefeller Hall, Schwartz Auditorium  
An Introduction to Market Research

An Introduction to Market Research 4:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Business, What is Market Research? How do I conduct Market Research? Understanding the consumer is essential for any successful business. Market research...

Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
Brahmin Capitalism: Wealth & Populism in America's First Gilded Age

Brahmin Capitalism: Wealth & Populism in... 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Panel Discussion / History, American Studies Program

Join us for a panel discussion of Noam Maggor's new book, Brahmin Capitalism: Frontiers of Wealth & Populism in America's First Gilded Age. Maggor’s...

A. D. White House, Guerlac room  
CCCI: Yiyun Li - To Speak Is to Blunder but I Venture

CCCI: Yiyun Li - To Speak Is to Blunder but I... 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Lecture, Reading / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, English, Comparative Literature, East Asia Program, Global Cornell

The Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Lecture Series, featuring interdisciplinary talks by scholars on issues in China today, runs every Monday this...

Goldwin Smith Hall, G64, Kaufmann Auditorium  
Einaudi Center Distinguished Speaker: Jens Beckert

Einaudi Center Distinguished Speaker: Jens Beckert 4:30pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

"Imagined Futures and Capitalist Dynamics" In a capitalist system, consumers, investors, and corporations orient their activities toward a future that...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Lewis Auditorium  
Speak Out on Mental Health – Students share personal stories

Speak Out on Mental Health – Students share... 4:30pm

Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

MONDAY, February 27, 4:30pm - 5:30pm International Lounge, Willard Straight Hall Student Speak Out is an interactive student panel led by the amazing...

International Lounge, WSH  
An Integrated Course Design Approach to Planning Your Class

An Integrated Course Design Approach to... 4:45pm

Class/ Workshop / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Curious about an integrated course design, an approach that includes articulating learning outcomes, applying active teaching strategies and developing...

Plant Science, 143  
Celebrate Mardi Gras with live music at RPME!

Celebrate Mardi Gras with live music at RPME! 5pm

Food/Catering / Cornell Dining, Student and Campus Life

Celebrate Fat Tuesday at RPME with live music! The tentative menu includes gumbo, chicken and crawfish étouffée, fried catfish, seafood jambalaya, vegan...

Robert Purcell Community Center, Robert Purcell Marketplace Eatery  
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  
Yael Erel: Light Topographies

Yael Erel: Light Topographies 5pm

Exhibit / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

Like entering a spatial microscope, micro-topographies are revealed through a simple act of reflection. This immersive installation is grounded in direct...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
Maria Calandra: Artist Talk

Maria Calandra: Artist Talk 5:15pm

Lecture / Art

Maria Calandra (M.F.A. '06) was born in 1976 in London; she currently lives and works in Brooklyn. Calandra is the artist and writer behind the blog Pencil...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
4-H Tractor Safety & Certification Course

4-H Tractor Safety & Certification Course 6pm

Class/ Workshop

Did you know that in New York State, farm employees must be 16 years old in order to be hired to operate farm equipment or machinery? Cornell Cooperative...

Morrisville State College, Marshall Hall Ag. Mechanics Shop and Classroom, 80 Eaton St, Morrisville, NY 13408  
Erik den Breejen: Artist Talk

Erik den Breejen: Artist Talk 6pm

Lecture / Art

Erik den Breejen (M.F.A. '06) was born in Berkeley in 1976. He is a graduate of Cornell University where he received his M.F.A. in 2006, and the California...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
Keeton Collective Meeting

Keeton Collective Meeting 7pm

Come share your ideas for Keeton programs!

William T. Keeton House, Seminar Room  
CIS Seminar Series on Emergence of Intelligent Machines

CIS Seminar Series on Emergence of Intelligent... 7:30pm

Seminar / Computing and Information Science

CIS hosts Cornell and visiting speakers talking about "The Emergence of Intelligent Machines: Challenges and Opportunities."

Olin Hall 155  
CU Music presents LeStrange Viols

CU Music presents LeStrange Viols 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Guest ensemble: Critically acclaimed ensemble LeStrange Viols presents “Hold Fast: Music of the Elizabethan Avant-Garde,” a program that explores the...

Anabel Taylor Hall, Chapel  

Monday, February 27