Events

Monday, February 6

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  
Jugatae Seminar

Jugatae Seminar 3:30am

Seminar / Entomology

Evolution and maintenance of extreme color diversity in a paper wasp

Comstock Hall, 2132  
Radiology Rounds

Radiology Rounds 7:15am

Dr. Scrivani will discuss veterinary radiology cases.

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, LH3  
Fascinating Figures with Paul Merrill: Twisted Sister to Miles Davis

Fascinating Figures with Paul Merrill: Twisted... 7:30am

Roundtable / Dean of Students

Thoughts about Jazz as a social discipline and the importance of finding your musical "familty tree" with Paul Merrill, Faculty-In-Residence for Balch...

Balch Hall, FIR Residence: 319 Wait Ave  
Exploring a Sea of Glass: A Multi-media Celebration of Art, Biology and History Through the Works of Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka

Exploring a Sea of Glass: A Multi-media... 8am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Cornell University is one of only handful of academic institutions who hold some of the exquisite marine invertebrate models created by 19th century glass...

Mann Library, Mann Lobby & Top Shelf Gallery (1st floor), Mann Gallery (2nd floor)  
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: Prashant Nagpal (University of Colorado Boulder)

Chemical Engineering Seminar: Prashant Nagpal... 9am

Seminar / Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Dr. Prashant Nagpal Assistant Professor University of Colorado Boulder "Quantum Biology: Transforming Detection, Diagnosis, and Treatment" Abstract: Health...

Olin Hall, 165  
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,...

Statler Hall, 174  
The Geopolitics of Food

The Geopolitics of Food 11:15am

Seminar / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Sustainability, South Asia Program

Ammad Bahalim (MPA ’07) leads a chat about the current legally binding international agricultural policies and why they’re there. Ammad works for the Bill &...

Mann Library, 102  
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)  
Options for Adding Foreign Language Study to a Course (with LRC)

Options for Adding Foreign Language Study to a... 12pm

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Have you ever thought about adding a foreign language component to a course, whether to prepare students for study abroad, to prepare them for career...

Mann Library, 100  
NES Graduate Colloquium

NES Graduate Colloquium 12:10pm

Near Eastern Studies

04/10, Amy Kallander (Assistant Professor of History at Syracuse University) "Birth Control as a Factor of Development": Women, Family Planning and the...

White Hall, 410  
SAP Seminar Series: "From Revolutionary to Freedom Fighter: The Making of Khudiram as National Hero" by Durba Ghosh

SAP Seminar Series: "From Revolutionary to... 12:15pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Asian Studies, South Asia Program

From the 1940s onward, revolutionary terrorists, nationalists, and political activists active in India's campaigns for independence became prime candidates...

Uris Hall, G08  
Ethnobotany of the southern plains

Ethnobotany of the southern plains 12:20pm

Seminar / Horticulture, Sustainability

Wayne Elisens, Professor & Curator Emeritus, Department of Microbiology And Plant Biology, Oklahoma Biological Survey Horticulture Section seminar series....

Plant Science Building, 404  
Communication Colloquium Series: The Four Cultures of Media & Communication Research

Communication Colloquium Series: The Four... 1:30pm

Lecture / Communication, Sustainability

The talk traces four distinct but overlapping cultures in U.S. media and communication research: (1) speech and rhetoric, (2) a media research field centered...

Mann Library, 102  
Climate Change Seminar - Sources of Uncertainty about Future Climate

Climate Change Seminar - Sources of Uncertainty... 2:55pm

Seminar / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Sustainability

Summary: While the science behind anthropogenic climate change is resolved, a remaining uncertainty is how large the impacts of future climate change will...

Warren Hall, B25  
Department of Physics Colloquium

Department of Physics Colloquium 4pm

Seminar / Physics

General Physics Colloquium, Prof. Séamus Davis, Cornell University. Refreshments: 3:30-3:50 pm Title: Emergence of Electronic Liquid Crystal Phases in...

Rockefeller Hall, Schwartz Auditorium  
4 Steps to Happiness - SOAP

4 Steps to Happiness - SOAP 4:30pm

Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

MONDAY, February 6, 4:30pm - 5:30pm International Lounge, Willard Straight Hall Meet great people, learn steps to happiness and resilience skills for...

International Lounge, WSH  
Dyson Business Minor for Life Sciences Majors Info Session

Dyson Business Minor for Life Sciences Majors... 4:45pm

Presentation / Office of Undergraduate Biology (OUB)

Dr. Karpman will discuss requirements for the Dyson Business Minor for Life Sciences Majors as well as the relevance of these courses to a future career in...

Warren Hall, 150  
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  
Madness and/or Civilization: A conversation on Brazilian art, literature, and early psychology with Jacques Fux and Rodrigo Lopes de Barros

Madness and/or Civilization: A conversation on... 5pm

Seminar / Romance Studies

Jacques Fux is the author of LITERATURA E MATEMATICA: BORGES, PEREC E O OULIPO, ANTITHERAPIES (São Paulo Prize for Literature); BROCHADAS; and MESHUGÁ: a...

KG42 Klarman Hall  
Structural Pest Management

Structural Pest Management 5pm

Class/ Workshop

A discussion of the principles of structural IPM and covering cockroaches, ants, stinging insects, rodents, bed bugs, and other pests.

Wegman Lodge in Seneca Park, 2222 St. Paul Blvd, Rochester, NY  
Meg Webster: Material, Form, Space, Making — Water, Soil, Stone, Light, Plants, Creatures

Meg Webster: Material, Form, Space, Making —... 5:15pm

Lecture / Art

Meg Webster's work finds inspiration in the intrinsic beauty of natural materials. Using metal, glass, and organic elements like salt, soil, twigs, and moss,...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
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  
Urban Gardening Networking Event

Urban Gardening Networking Event 5:30pm

Community Forum / Sustainability, CCE Tompkins

Join the movement to grow food anywhere in Ithaca (even in raised beds over cement!). Starting with existing gardening initiatives, we plan to grow more...

Tompkins County Public Library, Borg Warner Room  
A Global Water Crisis is Coming: What Can We Do To Avoid It?

A Global Water Crisis is Coming: What Can We Do... 6pm

Lecture / Near Eastern Studies, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Labor Relations, Law, and History, Sustainability, Cornell Institute for European Studies, Cornell Hillel

Lecture: 6:00-7:00, Reception: 7:00-8:00 The world faces a global water crisis. Climate change, population growth, pollution of water resources and failing...

Alice Statler Auditorium  
Poultry Diagnostics

Poultry Diagnostics 6pm

Lecture / Veterinary College

Join Poultry Club/AAAP to learn more about the surveillance and detection of poultry diseases. Rebecca Remeika will speak about her ambulatory special topics...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, Lecture Hall three  
CU Music: Ithaca New Music Collective plays music of CCCP composers

CU Music: Ithaca New Music Collective plays... 7pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Cornell Contemporary Chamber Players and the Ithaca New Music Collective present recent works by Jihyun Kim, Charles Peck, Corey Keating, Sergio Cote, and...

Argos Inn, Bar Argos  
Tower

Tower 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, History

Ithaca Premiere! 2016 > USA > Directed by Keith Maitland With Violett Beane, Louie Arnette, Blair Jackson In 1966 a sniper climbed into the University of...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Of Islands and Undergrads: A decade of bird study in the Isles of Shoals

Of Islands and Undergrads: A decade of bird... 7:30pm

Sustainability

The Isles of Shoals, a craggy archipelago in the Gulf of Maine, is an ideal place to immerse students in learning and research focused on birds. For the past...

Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Auditorium  
Cookies and Conversation: The First-Gen Experience

Cookies and Conversation: The First-Gen... 8pm

Food/Catering, Meeting, Networking, Presentation

Join us for the first C&C of the semester to discuss some of the complexities related to being first-gen. All are welcome! Hosts: GRFs Red and Sadé and SA...

Alice Cook House, 414, GRF Red's apartment  
2001: A Space Odyssey

2001: A Space Odyssey 9pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1968 > USA > Directed by Stanley Kubrick With Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood RESCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT - Due to a campus-wide power outage, we had to cancel our...

Willard Straight Theatre  
TV and Treats with GRF Anne

TV and Treats with GRF Anne 9pm

Food/Catering, Networking

Come eat sweet treats, watch tv, and hang out with your housemates to start the week off right!

625 University Ave. TV Lounge  

Monday, February 6