Events

Thursday, April 13

"what lies beneath" wood art hosted by Cornell Botanic Gardens

"what lies beneath" wood art hosted...

Exhibit, Exhibition / College of Human Ecology, Cornell Plantations, Sustainability

Local woodworking eco artist Lisa M. Narloch of Wood Owl Original Designs brings her unique, rustic locally sourced art to the Cornell Botanic Gardens Nevin...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center  
Archery Camp

Archery Camp

CCE Clinton

Click here to register for Clinton/Essex County Archery Camp! Registration for event has CLOSED.

 
Feminism: Food for Thought

Feminism: Food for Thought

Food/Catering, Community Forum / Dean of Students

Dinner and discussion with a different feminist theme each week. To hear about upcoming themes, please sign up for our newsletter or follow us on Facebook or...

Flora Rose House, Common Room  
Forestry Leader Trainings 4-H - Hudson

Forestry Leader Trainings 4-H - Hudson

CCE Columbia and Greene

4-H Volunteers are encouraged to join us for leader training to provide hands on natural resource based activities. Learn how to engage youth in the...

 
Intro to Animal Care and Handling

Intro to Animal Care and Handling

CCE Cayuga

Intro to Animal Care and Handling Thursday, April 13th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Cornell Cooperative Extension Cayuga County Education Center, 248 Grant...

 
Architecture Career Forum 2017: Session Two

Architecture Career Forum 2017: Session Two 5am

Architecture

Students are invited to AAP's Architecture Career Forum 2017. To accommodate more firms this year, formal interviews will be hosted on both March 6–8 and on...

Sibley Hall  
A Second Life Exhbit

A Second Life Exhbit 8am

Exhibit / College of Human Ecology, Sustainability

An exhibit showcasing the power of upcycling in fashion and art, including "Fly Girl" by Willie Cole.

Human Ecology Building (HEB), Jill Stuart Gallery  
Christine Heindl: Inhabiting the Patterns

Christine Heindl: Inhabiting the Patterns 8am

Exhibit / Art

Christine Heindl (M.F.A. '94) creates paintings of patterns and layers of patterns that reflect grids of various types — from the works of Mondrian to a...

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
E-scrap Week! Electronics Recycling Event for Cornell Community

E-scrap Week! Electronics Recycling Event for... 8am

Special Event / Sustainability

E-scrap Week Members of the Cornell community can recycle their home and office electronics the SUSTAINABLE way and at no charge. Anything with a cord,...

Cornell Recycle Center  
Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America 8am

Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Sustainability

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Mann Library  
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  
Architecture Career Forum 2017: Session Two

Architecture Career Forum 2017: Session Two 9am

Architecture

Students are invited to AAP's Architecture Career Forum 2017. To accommodate more firms this year, formal interviews will be hosted on both March 6–8 and on...

Sibley Hall  
Flipping the Classroom in Your Discipline

Flipping the Classroom in Your Discipline 9am

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

What is "flipping" and how can it benefit student learning? Whether you've done this before or are just starting, we will discuss classroom flipping and how...

Uris Hall, G08  
What Lies Beneath--Wood art by Lisa M. Narloch

What Lies Beneath--Wood art by Lisa M. Narloch 9am

Exhibition / Cornell Plantations

Lisa M. Narloch’s recent work includes a variety of local woods from her own property and around Central New York. She is very careful to determine the state...

Cornell Botanic Gardens-Nevin Welcome Center  
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  
Tree Phenology Walk Series

Tree Phenology Walk Series 10:30am

Research, Class/ Workshop

Tree Phenology Walk Series | Cayuga Nature Center Every Thursday through November 2, 2017 10:30 - 11:00 am Free for members, included with regular...

Cayuga Nature Center  
Entrepreneur In Residence Office Hours - Karim Abouelnaga '13

Entrepreneur In Residence Office Hours - Karim... 11am

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  
Home Improvement Scams

Home Improvement Scams 11am

Presentation / Cornell Cooperative Extension, CCE Tompkins

In this Consumer Issues Program, Mike Danaher, Consumer Fraud Attorney from the New York State Attorney General's Office, will present information on what...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County, Room A  
Healthy Base Initiative: Evaluating Programs to Encourage Healthy Eating, Active Lifestyles, and Tobacco-Free Living

Healthy Base Initiative: Evaluating Programs to... 12pm

Lecture / College of Human Ecology, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research

BCTR Talks at Twelve From 2014 to 2015 the Military Projects staff, collaborating with the Department of Defense and other university partners, undertook an...

Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room  
SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "From Rite of Passage to Intangible Cultural Heritage: Incorporation of the Salak Yom Buddhist Ritual into Global Discourses of Heritage and Development"

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "From Rite of... 12pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Sociology, Southeast Asia Program

Dr. Alexandra Denes, Lecturer, Media Arts and Design, Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University "From Rite of Passage to Intangible Cultural Heritage:...

Kahin Center  
Beauty, Law, and War

Beauty, Law, and War 12:15pm

Seminar / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Global Cornell

Mary Ellen O'Connell, Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution, University of Notre Dame, will...

Uris Hall, G-08  
Ecological insights in Earth system models and the importance of knowledge-model integration

Ecological insights in Earth system models and... 12:20pm

Seminar / Crop and Soil Sciences (CSS)

From their origins as physical representations of the climate system, Earth system models (ESMs) have grown to incorporate a multitude of physical, chemical,...

Emerson Hall, 135  
Transformation of food value chains in developing  countries and implications for nutritional  outcomes

Transformation of food value chains in... 12:20pm

Sustainability

NS 6980 Seminar featuring Associate Professor Miguel Gomez of Cornell Applied Economics and Management.

Savage Hall, 100  
A. K. Burns: A Slow Rearrangement of Desires

A. K. Burns: A Slow Rearrangement of Desires 1:15pm

Lecture / Art

A. K. Burns is an interdisciplinary artist and educator living in Brooklyn. Burns is currently at work on a cycle of video installations that takes...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
Introduction to OpenRefine

Introduction to OpenRefine 2pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Description: Got messy data? Errors everywhere? Inconsistent values? Dates that need reformatting? Learn to use OpenRefine: a tool for exploring, cleaning,...

Mann Library, Stone Classroom  
IAD Seminar - The Anatomy of Fragility in Sub-Saharan Africa: Understanding the Inter-relationship between Fragility and Deprivation

IAD Seminar - The Anatomy of Fragility in... 2:30pm

Seminar / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Sustainability, Institute for African Development, Global Cornell

Erik Thorbecke is a renowned economics professor and co-author of the standard Foster-Greer-Thorbecke poverty measure. He is also former Director of the...

Uris Hall, G08  
Comparative Literature at Fifty: Early Modern Studies

Comparative Literature at Fifty: Early Modern... 3pm

Conference/Workshop / Comparative Literature

“Comparative Lit at Fifty: Early Modern Studies.” Symposium held in 177 Goldwin Smith Hall, German Studies Lounge. 3:00 p.m. Walter Stephens (Romance...

 
Tinker Thursdays

Tinker Thursdays 3pm

Class/ Workshop / Mann Library

Gather, create, invent and learn at the MannYOUfacture makerspace! See our full schedule for the semester and get more information at...

Mann Library, 112  
"Life after PhD: A Federal Scientist's Perspective"  Dr. Senthilkumar PK, Scientist, CDC

"Life after PhD: A Federal Scientist's... 4pm

Biotech Club Seminar Series: Talk by Dr. Senthilkumar Kuppusamy DVM, PhD, DABT Scientist (Toxiology), CDC, on career paths after graduate school in the...

Morrison Hall, 348  
2017 Julian C. Smith Lectures in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering - Emily Carter

2017 Julian C. Smith Lectures in Chemical and... 4pm

Lecture / Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Sustainability

Sustainable Production of Fuels and Chemicals from First Principles Emily A. Carter School of Engineering and Applied Science Princeton University,...

Olin Hall, 155  
Fake News, Alternative Facts, and Misinformation: Learning to critically evaluate media sources

Fake News, Alternative Facts, and... 4pm

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

In the high-speed world of reality-optional politics, “alternative” facts, and “fake” news, how can you identify news sources that are accurate and...

Uris Library, Classroom  
MAE Colloquium: Enkeleida Lushi, Ph.D., New York University, "Self-organization of confined microbial suspensions"

MAE Colloquium: Enkeleida Lushi, Ph.D., New... 4pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Abstract: Suspensions of swimming microbes and other forms of active matter are known to display intricate, self-organized spatiotemporal patterns on scales...

Phillips Hall, 101  
Pan African Connections

Pan African Connections 4pm

Symposium / Africana Studies and Research Center

A symposium in honor of Professor Locksley Edmondson's retirement Opening Session: Thursday, April 13th, 2017, 4:30pm-7pm Welcome: Prof. Carole Boyce...

Africana Studies and Research Center, Multipurpose Room  
Architecture of Fear vs Space of Hope: Between Projected and Practiced Identities

Architecture of Fear vs Space of Hope: Between... 4:30pm

Address, Presentation / City and Regional Planning, South Asia Program

​Bikramaditya Choudhary​ is a Sasakawa Young Leaders Fund Fellow, who is currently an Assistant Professor at The Centre for the Study of Regional...

Sibley Hall, City and Regional Planning department, 115  
CMSP: “Imagined, Contested, and Forgotten Wests and Worlds: Medieval Challenges to Modern Stereotypes about the Western and Muslim Worlds”

CMSP: “Imagined, Contested, and Forgotten Wests... 4:30pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Comparative Muslim Societies Program, Global Cornell

Fabio López Lázaro, Associate Professor of History, University of Hawaii at Manoa Geographical and politonymic taxonomies (like "Western" and "Muslim") have...

Morrill Hall, 404  
CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/13

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/13 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Music

Don M. Randel Teaching and Research Fellows' Colloquium: Anaar Desai-Stephens, "Bollywood Songs and South Asian Culture"; Ryan MacEvoy McCullough, "Musical...

Lincoln Hall, 124  
Ithaca Food Entrepreneurship Speaker Series

Ithaca Food Entrepreneurship Speaker Series 4:30pm

Presentation / Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, Sustainability

Dilmun Hill Student Farm is excited to present the Food Entrepreneurship speaker series! If you are interested in local food, business, and sustainability,...

102 Mann Li  
Jordana Mendelson: Paper Traces of the Avant-garde in 1930s Spain

Jordana Mendelson: Paper Traces of the... 4:30pm

Romance Studies

The history of Spanish modern art has been written around the visibility of painters like Picasso, Miró and Dalí in the international art scene of Europe and...

Art Gallery Goldwin Smith Hall , Findley Gallery  
Liran Razinsky, Fantasies of Self-Representation: From Classic Autobiography to the Digital Age

Liran Razinsky, Fantasies of... 4:30pm

Seminar / Romance Studies

Liran Razinsky is a Lecturer in the Department of Hermeneutics and Cultural Studies at Bar Ilan University, Israel. Dr. Razinsky teaches Modern French...

Romance Studies Lounge, K173 Klarman  
POSTPONED: Women As Transformation Leaders - 'Disrupting the Narrative'

POSTPONED: Women As Transformation Leaders -... 4:30pm

Lecture / Africana Studies and Research Center

Apologies, but this event is postponed due to last-minute circumstances preventing Mrs. Beverley Anderson Manley Duncan from joining us. Prof. Micere Mugo of...

Africana Studies and Research Center, Multipurpose Room  
Philosophy Department Discussion Club

Philosophy Department Discussion Club 4:30pm

Lecture / Philosophy

Visiting speaker John Doris (Washington University, St. Louis)

Stimson Hall, 206  
The Eamon McEneaney Memorial Reading featuring Eamon Grennan 

The Eamon McEneaney Memorial Reading featuring... 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Reading / English

The third installment of the Spring 2017 Barbara & David Zalaznick Creative Writing Reading Series is the Eamon McEneaney Memorial Reading featuring poet...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium (132 GSH)  
The Legacy of the Immigrant Workplace

The Legacy of the Immigrant Workplace 4:30pm

Lecture / ILR School

Distinguished Lecture in Honor of Alice Hanson Cook The Legacy of the Immigrant Workplace: Lessons for the 21st Century Economy with Leticia Saucedo, U.C....

Biotechnology Building, G10  
Women As Transformation Leaders Talk

Women As Transformation Leaders Talk 4:30pm

Come join GRF Kanyinsola for the opening keynote address of Pan-African Connections Symposium from Former First Lady of Jamaica, Beverley Anderson Manley...

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  
Business, Security, and Elections: A Conversation with Minister Tashkovich of Macedonia

Business, Security, and Elections: A... 4:45pm

Lecture / Cornell Institute for Public Affairs

Join the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs for this lecture in the CIPA Colloquium series. The invited guest is Mr. Gligor Tashkovich, an experienced...

Warren Hall , B25  
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 (go down the stairs across from the International Lounge)  
A. K. Burns: A Slow Rearrangement of Desires

A. K. Burns: A Slow Rearrangement of Desires 5:15pm

Lecture / Art

A. K. Burns is an interdisciplinary artist and educator living in Brooklyn. Burns is currently at work on a cycle of video installations that takes...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
Exhibition Tour: Artists and World War I

Exhibition Tour: Artists and World War I 5:15pm

Exhibit, Tour, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Get an inside look at "The War to End All Wars": Artists and World War I on this special tour with the exhibition curator, Nancy E. Green, the Gale and Ira...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Go Solar

Go Solar 5:30pm

Special Event / Sustainability, CCE Tompkins

Go Solar is a new group-purchase campaign to help bring low-cost solar to residents in Tompkins County. It is not affiliated with the recent (and very...

Dryden VFW  
Dinner Discussion with Guest-in-Residence, Heidi Celeghin

Dinner Discussion with Guest-in-Residence,... 6pm

Lecture, Meeting

Please join Guest-in-Residence, Heidi Celeghin for an informal discussion. She will share with us, her experience as a Sales Engineer with the start-up firm...

Carl Becker House, Becker Dining Room  
Guest-in-Residence: Heidi Celeghin

Guest-in-Residence: Heidi Celeghin 6pm

Lecture, Meeting

Please join Heidi Celeghin for a fruitful informal discussion.

 
Have You Ever Wondered...?

Have You Ever Wondered...? 6pm

Lecture, Special Event / Johnson Museum of Art

Have you ever wondered what really goes on behind the scenes at a museum? This new free series will set the record straight and show our visitors the people,...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Hidden Figures with SA Nicole

Hidden Figures with SA Nicole 6pm

Join SA Nicole for a screening of Hidden Figures, followed by a discussion led by Prof Kim Weeden, Director of the Center for the Study of Inequality and...

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  
HeatSmart Community Meeting

HeatSmart Community Meeting 6:30pm

Conference/Workshop, Meeting, Presentation / Sustainability

Are you looking for ways to make your home more comfortable while shrinking its carbon footprint? Come learn how at a HeatSmart community meeting. HeatSmart...

See website for locations  
Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures 6:30pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Sociology, Computer Science, Africana Studies and Research Center, Computing and Information Science, Center for the Study of Inequality

2016 > USA > Directed by Theodore Melfi With Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae Hidden Figures is the incredible untold story of Katherine...

Willard Straight Theatre  
CU Music: pianist Shin Hwang

CU Music: pianist Shin Hwang 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Shin Hwang, fortepiano. Features works by Beethoven and Haydn.

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
Face Masks and Destress with AC Imani!

Face Masks and Destress with AC Imani! 8pm

School stressing you out? Is it showing in your skin? Come unwind and treat yo' self with AC Imani

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  
Howl’s Moving Castle

Howl’s Moving Castle 9:40pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2004 > Japan > Directed by Hayao Miyazaki With Chieko Baiso, Takuya Kimura Miyazaki's third masterpiece in a row following Princess Mononoke and Spirited...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Thursday, April 13