Events

Friday, April 14

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

"what lies beneath" wood art hosted...

Exhibit, Exhibition / College of Human Ecology, Cornell Botanic Gardens, 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  
February 2016 Healthy Ulster Council

February 2016 Healthy Ulster Council

CCE Ulster

Healthy Ulster Council Meeting Please join us to become part of our collaborative to prevent chronic disease and to network with fellow colleagues and...

 
Introduction to Cultivated Mushrooms

Introduction to Cultivated Mushrooms

CCE Seneca

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Seneca County is offering a Introduction to Cultivated Mushroom Workshop on Wednesday evening, September 7th 2016 from 5:30...

 
Invasive Forest Pest Workshop Finger Lakes and CNY

Invasive Forest Pest Workshop Finger Lakes and CNY

CCE Onondaga

Register here for the Invasive Forest Pest Workshop for the Finger Lakes and CNY Region. The workshop will be held at the Skaneateles Library, 49 E. Genesee...

 
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, Mann Lobby  
Kristin Larsen: Beyond Radburn: Why Clarence Stein Still Matters

Kristin Larsen: Beyond Radburn: Why Clarence... 8:20am

Lecture / City and Regional Planning

Kristin Larsen (Ph.D. CRP '01), AICP, holds a Ph.D. from Cornell, and an M.A. in urban and regional planning and a B.S. in business administration from the...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
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  
Invasive Forest Pest Outreach Workshop

Invasive Forest Pest Outreach Workshop 9am

Class/ Workshop

CCE Onondaga will be hosting an Invasive Forest Pest Outreach Workshop at the Skaneateles Library. This workshop is designed to raise awareness and knowledge...

Skaneateles Library 49 E Genesee St. Skaneateles, NY 13152  
Pan African Connections

Pan African Connections 9am

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

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

Exhibition / Cornell Botanic Gardens

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  
"Skin Practice": Society for the Humanities Annual Fellows' Workshop

"Skin Practice": Society for the... 10am

Conference/Workshop / Society for the Humanities

The Society for the Humanities presents, "Skin Practice," the Annual Fellows' Workshop conceived as part of the 2016-17 focal theme, "Skin." Featuring...

A. D. White House, Guerlac Room  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

This exhibition has been reconceived by the students in the course "Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects" (ART 3799) in response to...

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  
"Rethinking the function of plant ESCRT proteins in endosome formation and chloroplast turnover" - Marisa Otegui

"Rethinking the function of plant ESCRT... 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology

Marisa Otegui Professor, Departments of Botany and Genetics, Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Wisconsin-Madison website "Rethinking...

Plant Science Building, 404  
"Our Blood is Currency: Indigenous Death, Economics and Resurgence"

"Our Blood is Currency: Indigenous Death,... 12pm

Lecture / American Studies Program, American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program

Prof. Dian Million (American Indian Studies, University of Washington): "Indigenous deaths are scalar, occurring on many levels, from our bodies to the...

American Studies Seminar Room, 404 Morrill Hall  
Fabrication Fridays

Fabrication Fridays 12pm

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  
Development of the infant immune system and the role of breast milk

Development of the infant immune system and the... 12:15pm

Seminar / CVM - Microbiology & Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine

Kirsi M. Jarvinen-Seppo, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Pediatrics University of Rochester Medical...

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: David Krakauer (Sante Fe Institute) - Principles of Collective Intelligence

Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: David... 12:15pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Systems Engineering, Engineering

Intelligence research has traditionally emphasized qualities of individuals. In addition, it has sought to reduce intelligence to a single number, largely...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
AWARE Seminar Series: “Can revisiting ‘Bushler Bay’, Washington advance understanding of gender in forestry?”

AWARE Seminar Series: “Can revisiting ‘Bushler... 12:20pm

Seminar / International Programs

Colfer conducted ethnographic research in the logging community of ‘Bushler Bay’, Washington for three years in the 1970s. In May 2017, Colfer will return to...

Mann Library, 102  
Biological Sciences Honors Information Session for 2017-2018 Applicants, Session 2 of 2

Biological Sciences Honors Information Session... 12:20pm

Research / Office of Undergraduate Biology (OUB)

Please join Colleen Kearns, Associate Director of Undergraduate Research in Biological Sciences, for this information session intended for juniors and first...

Goldwin Smith Hall, G64  
Kristin Larsen: Beyond Radburn: Why Clarence Stein Still Matters

Kristin Larsen: Beyond Radburn: Why Clarence... 12:20pm

Lecture / City and Regional Planning

Kristin Larsen (Ph.D. CRP '01), AICP, holds a Ph.D. from Cornell, and an M.A. in urban and regional planning and a B.S. in business administration from the...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Asher Berlin, SLAC

LEPP Theory Seminar: Asher Berlin, SLAC 12:30pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Semi-Visible Signals of Dark Matter at Fixed-Target Experiments Abstract: One interesting class of models involves dark matter as the lightest state of a...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Cornell Chimes - Yamatai Joint Concert

Cornell Chimes - Yamatai Joint Concert 1:10pm

Music / Cornell Chimes, Student and Campus Life

What do you get when you combine Taiko Drums with 1,000 pound bells? Awesome noise! Visitors are invited to watch this collaboration from the base of McGraw...

McGraw Tower  
Fireball Express: How the United States Military Laid the Foundations for Modern Globalization

Fireball Express: How the United States... 1:30pm

Seminar / Development Sociology

Daniel Immerwahr, Northwestern University. I am a scholar of U.S. and global history, specializing in development, empire, and the history of ideas. My...

Warren Hall, B73  
ORIE/OTIM Joint Colloquium: Gerard Cachon (UPenn) - The Role of Surge Pricing on a Service Platform with Self-Scheduling Capacity

ORIE/OTIM Joint Colloquium: Gerard Cachon... 1:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering, Engineering

Recent platforms, like Uber and Lyft, offer service to consumers via “self-scheduling” providers who decide for themselves how often to work. These platforms...

Sage Hall, B11  
IGCS Colloquium

IGCS Colloquium 3pm

German Studies, Cornell Institute for European Studies, Institute for German Cultural Studies

Kulturwissenschaftliche Gedächtnisforschung im Dialog mit den Kognitions- und Neurowissenschaften. Aktuelle Ansätze und Untersuchungsfelder Carsten Gansel,...

181 Goldwin Smith Hall  
Big Red Bikes Ribbon Cutting

Big Red Bikes Ribbon Cutting 3:15pm

Special Event / Cornell Transportation Services

Cornell Big Red Bikes, Student Assembly and Cornell University Transportation will be doing an offfical ribbon cutting to launch the new Bike Red Bike Share...

Kennedy Hall, Near Kennedy Hall - Tower Road Side  
CAM Colloquium:  Henk Dijkstra (Utrecht) - Vegetation pattern formation in a semi-arid climate

CAM Colloquium: Henk Dijkstra (Utrecht) -... 3:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Mathematics, Center for Applied Mathematics, Engineering

Just by inspection of Earth’s surface using Google Earth, vegetation patterns of different type can be found in semi-arid climates such as in Mali and Niger....

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655  
CCCC - Richard VanNess Simmons

CCCC - Richard VanNess Simmons 3:30pm

Reading / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Asian Studies, History, East Asia Program, Global Cornell

The Second Cornell Classical Chinese Colloquium speaker of the semester, Prof. Richard VanNess Simmons from Rutgers University will be giving a talk...

Kroch Library, Cho Room, B59  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
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

How Quantum Mechanics Helps Discover Materials for Sustainable Energy Emily A. Carter School of Engineering and Applied Science Princeton...

Olin Hall, 155  
Big Red Bikes Launch Festival

Big Red Bikes Launch Festival 4pm

Special Event / Cornell Transportation Services

Join us after the Big Red Bikes Ribbon Cutting Ceremony outside of Kennedy Hall, and bike with us to Arts Quad for free food (catered by Ithaca Bakery!), fun...

Cornell Arts Quad  
MBG Friday Seminar with Yifan Cheng

MBG Friday Seminar with Yifan Cheng 4pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology and Genetics and Ailong Ke will be hosting Dr. Yifan Cheng for his “Single particle cryo-EM – a breakthrough in structural biology” seminar.

Biotechnology Building, G-10  
The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson Lecture in Experimental Psychology

The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson... 4pm

Lecture / Psychology

"How Baby Robots Help Us Understand Complex Dynamics in Development" presented by Pierre-Yves Oudeyer, Research Director and Head of the FLOWing Epigenetic...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Lewis Auditorium, Room G76  
Centrally Isolated Film Festival

Centrally Isolated Film Festival 4:30pm

Film, Presentation / Department of Performing and Media Arts

Selected Cornell and regional college student filmmakers will screen their films at the fourth annual Centrally Isolated Film Festival (CIFF). Awards will be...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum  
Plant Powered Dining

Plant Powered Dining 5pm

Food/Catering / Sustainability

Do you like trying out new recipes? If so, come join us for Plant-Powered Meals! Featuring gourmet vegetarian and vegan options on Fridays at Flora Rose...

 
Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting 7pm

Meeting / Other

We play board games, card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games (RPGs). Attendance is free and open to anyone. Rules are taught for most games.

Goldwin Smith Hall, 156-164  
Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures 7pm

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  
Yuri's Night at Fuertes Observatory

Yuri's Night at Fuertes Observatory 7pm

Charity/Fundraiser / Astronomy

For 100 years, Cornell’s Fuertes Observatory has been wowing students – and the Ithaca community – with galactic wonders. To ensure that Fuertes’ gifts keep...

Fuertes Observatory  
80s Night at the Johnson with GRF Molly

80s Night at the Johnson with GRF Molly 8pm

"I wanna dance with somebody." Join GRF Molly for a night of sweet jams, rad snacks and boss activities!

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  
For Students Only: '80s Night at the Museum

For Students Only: '80s Night at the Museum 8pm

Student Events Newsletter / Johnson Museum of Art

Like, totally awesome. Flash back to the 1980s with sweet jams, rad snacks, and boss activities. Hosted by the Museum Club. Hosted by the Museum Club and...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Fuertes Observatory Public Open House

Fuertes Observatory Public Open House 8pm

Special Event, Tour / Astronomy

The Cornell Astronomical Society (CAS) hosts public open house nights at the Fuertes Observatory on North Campus every Friday from 8pm to midnight! Everyone...

Fuertes Observatory  
The Last Waltz

The Last Waltz 9:40pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1978 > USA > Directed by Martin Scorsese With Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Eric Clapton, Emmylou Harris, Neil Young Martin Scorsese takes his first crack at...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Friday, April 14