Events

Wednesday, February 8

"I Am Not Your Negro" @ Cornell Cinema

"I Am Not Your Negro" @ Cornell Cinema

Film, Research

Join GRF Pauline for a screening of Raoul Peck's documentary on James Baldwin's unfinished, final manuscript. Must sign up at the House Office and be a Cook...

Cornell Cinema  
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: Kick the Cup Coffee

RecycleMania: Kick the Cup Coffee

Cultural, Food/Catering, Special Event, Networking, Student Events Newsletter / Campus Sustainability Office

Did you know? Over one million disposable cups are used on Cornell’s campus each year. Try bringing a reusable mug (and utensils and containers) when you...

Ho Plaza outside Willard Straight Hall  
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  
Bloomberg Workshop

Bloomberg Workshop 4:30am

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

What do at least 250,000 investment professionals around the world have in common with each other? Bloomberg, the investment tool for finance professionals....

Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
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)  
Cornell Abroad: Passport Day

Cornell Abroad: Passport Day 8:30am

Special Event / Cornell Abroad

At this event, 150 Cornell students who are U.S. citizens and have never had a U.S. passport will be able to apply for a free U.S. passport, funded by the...

Willard Straight Hall, Lobby  
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

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  
Managing your Ag Labor Workforce

Managing your Ag Labor Workforce 11am

Webinar / Sustainability

It seems navigating the ever-changing world of labor regulations is getting harder all the time. With new rules coming out all the time, what are some common...

Online  
Cornell Abroad: Cornell Programs Abroad Fair

Cornell Abroad: Cornell Programs Abroad Fair 11:30am

Fair / Sustainability, Cornell Abroad

Cornell Abroad invites you to attend the Cornell Programs Abroad Fair, Wednesday, February 8, from 11:30am-1:30pm in WSH Memorial Room! Explore the variety...

Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room  
NES Undergraduate Lunch Series

NES Undergraduate Lunch Series 12:15pm

Cultural, Food/Catering, Lecture / Near Eastern Studies

CANCELED 3/15: Prof. Lauren Monroe on "Jerusalem Papyrus" All undergrads are welcome! Come and go as your schedule allows. Lunch is provided. Upcoming...

White Hall, 410  
Walking on Wednesday

Walking on Wednesday 12:30pm

Roundtable / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Come Walk with us and talk about teaching. Meet at Rusty's coffee kiosk in Uris Hall on Tower Rd.

Meet at Rusty's coffee kiosk in Uris Hall on Tower Rd.  
Utilize Classroom Assessment Techniques to Evaluate Student Learning

Utilize Classroom Assessment Techniques to... 1:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Interested in using informal assessment to measure student learning? This session explores the informal side of assessment by discussing a variety of simple,...

Plant Science, G37  
Business Consultations with Professor Klausner

Business Consultations with Professor Klausner 2:30pm

Longtime adjunct professor and SHA Senior Lecturer Adam Klausner will be offering assistance to entrepreneurship students on the first and third Thursdays of...

Statler Hall, 174  
Introduction to Zotero

Introduction to Zotero 3:30pm

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

This hands-on workshop will introduce you to the free PDF and citation management tool, Zotero (zotero.org). This session will cover the basics of how to...

Olin Library, Olin 106G Classroom  
Biology Open House

Biology Open House 4pm

Fair / Neurobiology and Behavior

Neurobiology & Behavior, Insect Biology, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Shoals Marine Lab CONCENTRATION INFORMATION FAIR FOR UNDERGRADUATES

215 Tower Rd.  
Biology Open House Highlights Multiple Concentrations

Biology Open House Highlights Multiple... 4pm

Networking / Neurobiology and Behavior

Learn about various Concentration requirements, courses, and current research at the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Insect Biology, Marine Biology,...

Corson/Mudd Hall, Atrium  
Biophysics Colloquium with Adam W. Smith

Biophysics Colloquium with Adam W. Smith 4pm

Seminar / LASSP

Adam W. Smith, Department of Chemistry, University of Akron Host: Barbara Baird Resolving molecular interfaces in biological membranes The plasma membrane...

Clark Hall, 700  
Resume and cover letter reviews

Resume and cover letter reviews 4pm

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students, Student and Campus Life

Provided by Career Services staff and peer advisors. Open to all first years and transfers. Advance sign-ups, which are required, are full for this program....

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students  
China and Asia-Pacific Studies Spring Social Event

China and Asia-Pacific Studies Spring Social Event 4:30pm

Special Event

Join the China and Asia-Pacific Studies Program for its annual spring social event at A.D. White House. Mingle with CAPS students, faculty, staff and...

A.D. White  
Disability and Employer Practices: Research Across the Disciplines

Disability and Employer Practices: Research... 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Presentation / Cornell University Library, ILR School, ILR Library

Nearly one in five people report some form of disability, and they are only half as likely to be employed as those without disabilities. With the aging...

ILR Catherwood Library, Kheel Center, 227 Ives Hall  
The Rabinor Lecture: Tens Across The Board: Emanuel Xavier's "Glam Slam"

The Rabinor Lecture: Tens Across The Board:... 4:30pm

Lecture / Latino Studies Program, Department of Performing and Media Arts, American Studies Program

Karen Jaime, Latina/o Studies & Performing and Media Arts, will deliver the 2016-17 Rabinor Lecture in American Studies. This talk examines how poet and...

142 Goldwin Smith Hall  
Veterinary Senior Seminars

Veterinary Senior Seminars 4:30pm

Seminar / College of Veterinary Medicine

Ben Kasl - "Abortion Outbreak in a Group of Nulliparous Heifers on a Large Commercial Dairy Farm" Danielle Alleman - "Intestinal Mast Cell Tumor in an...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, Lecture hall 3  
Community-Engaged Student Travel Grant Information Session

Community-Engaged Student Travel Grant... 5pm

Presentation / Sustainability, Cornell Abroad, Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI), Global Cornell, Engaged Cornell, Office of Engagement Initiatives

Preparing for your summer community-engagement experience? Consider applying for the Community-Engaged Student Travel Grant (CESTG). CESTG provides grant...

Kennedy Hall, 209  
Free ZUMBA!

Free ZUMBA! 5pm

Class/ Workshop / Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

Latin-inspired dance-fitness craze that blends red-hot Latin music and contagious steps to create a fitness party! Exercise, relax, energize! Join us if you...

5th Floor Lounge, Willard Straight Hall  
Peter Gluck: It's About Time

Peter Gluck: It's About Time 5:15pm

Lecture / Architecture

Peter L. Gluck is founder and principal of GLUCK+ in New York City. For more than 40 years, the practice has committed to crafting bold, innovative, and...

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  
 Islamophobia in the US:  This Muslim-American Life Under Donald Trump

Islamophobia in the US: This Muslim-American... 6pm

Lecture

Moustafa Bayoumi is the author of two critically acclaimed books, How Does It Feel To Be a Problem?: Being Young and Arab in America, and This...

Myron Taylor Hall, 186  
"I Am Not Your Negro" at Cornell Cinema with GRF Kat

"I Am Not Your Negro" at Cornell... 6:30pm

In "Remember This House" Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished -a radical narration about race in America, through the lives and...

William T. Keeton House, Meet @ House Office  
Balch Hall Community Dinner

Balch Hall Community Dinner 6:30pm

Food/Catering / Dean of Students

Hosted by FIR Paul Merrill every Wednesday at Appel on the third floor. Join your fellow residents, residential staff, faculty, and special guests. Balch...

Appel Commons, North Star Eatery - 3rd floor  
Dr. Irene Pepperberg

Dr. Irene Pepperberg 6:30pm

Lecture / College of Veterinary Medicine

The College of Veterinary Medicine's Zoo and Wildlife Society is excited to present Dr. Irene Pepperberg to lecture about the cognitive and communicative...

Vet Research Tower, LH3  
Fill Your Freezer: Purchasing Local Meat in Bulk

Fill Your Freezer: Purchasing Local Meat in Bulk 6:30pm

Class/ Workshop

Ready to start buying locally-raised meat in bulk? It's easier and more affordable than you might think, and the benefits are great: know your farmer, know...

Human Service Complex, 323 Owego St., Montour Falls, NY  
*Rose Cafe with Peter Enns

*Rose Cafe with Peter Enns 7pm

"Making Sense of the Contemporary American Political Landscape: A Conversation - SIGN UP REQUIRED. Recent events raise many questions about the state of...

Flora Rose House, HP Garrick Blalock's Apt G42  
Creative Arts for Health and Well-Being

Creative Arts for Health and Well-Being 7pm

Class/ Workshop / Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

No artistic skill necessary. Join others in a relaxing and supportive atmosphere to reflect, create for personal growth. We are very lucky to have Certified...

Slope Studio, 2nd floor Willard Straight Hall  
I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro 7pm

Film, Panel Discussion, Special Event / Cornell Cinema, English, History, Department of Performing and Media Arts, Africana Studies and Research Center, Society for the Humanities, Black Students United

Ithaca Premiere! 2017 > USA/France/Belgium > Directed by Raoul Peck With Samuel L. Jackson (narrator) Focusing on a never-finished testimony by James...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Ansatz "Building a Life Worth Living"

Ansatz "Building a Life Worth Living" 7:15pm

Lecture, Networking, Class/ Workshop, Presentation

Hans Bethe House’s weekly after-dinner conversation hour. House Professor Julia Thom-Levy hosts a special guest each Wednesday evening at 7:15pm. The format...

Hans Bethe House, 125 Professor's Apt.  
Crazy Legs' Five-Week Dance Workshop

Crazy Legs' Five-Week Dance Workshop 7:30pm

Dance (Social) / Cornell University Library, Department of Performing and Media Arts

FREE!! OPEN TO ALL (you do NOT need to be a student)! Dates: February 1, 8, 15, 22, and March 1. All sessions are on Wednesdays from...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, SB10  

Wednesday, February 8