Events

Monday, April 17

"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  
Hydroponics Workshop

Hydroponics Workshop

CCE Cortland

4-H Hydroponics Workshop Registration for event has CLOSED.

 
Science Days 2017

Science Days 2017

CCE Oneida

2017 Science Days will be held at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oneida County, 121 Second St., Oriskany, NY on April 17th, 18th and 19th from 9am to 3pm...

 
Tractor & ATV Safety Program

Tractor & ATV Safety Program

CCE Columbia and Greene

The Tractor & ATV Safety Program is for youth ages 14 and 15. The program takes place at the Washington County Fairgrounds on April 17-19. Cost is $30 4-H...

 
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  
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  
Spring Break Camp

Spring Break Camp 8am

Spring Break Camp Apr 17-21, 2017 Ages 5 - 12 Camp runs 8am - 5pm Drop-off 8am | Pick-up by 5:30pm Week: $225 (non-member) / $200 (member) Come join the...

Cayuga Nature Center  
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: Rafiqul Gani (Technical University of Denmark)

Chemical Engineering Seminar: Rafiqul Gani... 9am

Seminar / Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Dr. Rafiqul Gani Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Technical University of Denmark "New Vistas in Chemical Product and Process...

Olin Hall, 165  
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  
Global Media & Food Exhibition

Global Media & Food Exhibition 11am

Food/Catering, Exhibition

How Does the World Report on Immigrants & Refugees? This exhibition will showcase blown-up pages from magazines, newspapers and online sources as well as...

Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room  
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)  
Entrepreneur In Residence Office Hours - Steven Kay '94

Entrepreneur In Residence Office Hours - Steven... 12pm

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  
Veterans Colleague Network Group Monthly Meetings

Veterans Colleague Network Group Monthly Meetings 12pm

Meeting, Networking / Division of Human Resources

The mission of the Cornell University Veterans Colleague Network Group is to raise the awareness of veteran and military personnel issues here at the...

Day Hall, 163  
SAP Seminar Series: "Reading between the lines: Indian poetry in English and the challenges of the archive" by Emma Bird

SAP Seminar Series: "Reading between the... 12:15pm

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

This lecture reflects on the challenges and opportunities offered by the literary archive for scholars of Indian poetry in English. It considers how the...

Uris Hall, G08  
Finding Anna: The archival treasure hunt into the life of Anna Botsford Comstock

Finding Anna: The archival treasure hunt into... 12:20pm

Seminar / Horticulture, Sustainability

Karen St. Clair, Ph.D. candidate, Graduate Field of Horticulture, Cornell University Horticulture Section seminar series. Note new Geneva videoconference...

Plant Science Building, 404  
Climate Change Seminar - Second Coast: A Reflection on Coastal Leisure Landscapes, Climate Adaptation Strategies, and Design Tools

Climate Change Seminar - Second Coast: A... 2:55pm

Seminar / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Sustainability

Summary: The lecture will briefly provide a genealogy on the coast as a cultural construct, reflecting on the relatively recent desire of humanity to...

Warren Hall, B25  
Jugatae Seminar

Jugatae Seminar 3:30pm

Seminar / Entomology

Cornell’s Center for Advanced Technology and McGovern Center: an Introduction to Funding Opportunities and Support for your Biotechnoogies

Comstock Hall, 2132  
Science & Technology Studies Seminar - Joan Fujimura, University of Wisconsin, Madison

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

Lecture, Seminar / Science and Technology Studies

Big Biology, Infrastructure, and Race: How genomics became imbricated in representations of race and how race representations became imbricated in...

401 Physical Sciences Building  
CIRTL Teaching as Research Virtual Symposium

CIRTL Teaching as Research Virtual Symposium 4pm

Graduate students and postdocs from CIRTL universities will be presenting their Teaching as Research projects and preliminary data and are looking for...

Online at www.cirtl.net/events  
Department of Physics Colloquium

Department of Physics Colloquium 4pm

Seminar / Physics

General Physics Colloquium, Prof. Georg Hoffstaetter, Cornell University Refreshments from 3:30-3:50 pm Title: A new kind of particle accelerator: The...

Rockefeller Hall, Schwartz Auditorium  
MOLECULAR MEDICINE SEMINAR

MOLECULAR MEDICINE SEMINAR 4pm

Seminar / CVM - Molecular Medicine, Veterinary College

Seminar: Dr. Carolyn Sevier, "Molecular Mechanisms to Maintain Cellular Redox Homeostasis".

Boyce Thompson Institute, Boyce Thompson Auditorium  
"Afrofuturism, Archive, Anthropocene"

"Afrofuturism, Archive, Anthropocene" 4:30pm

Lecture / Sustainability

Cornell University Courses and the Department of Comparative Literature welcomes Professor Mark Bould from the University of the West of England. The speaker...

Rhodes • Rawlings Auditorium, Klarman Hall (KG70), KG70  
CANCELLED "The Economic Impact of Immigration in the U.S."

CANCELLED "The Economic Impact of... 4:30pm

Lecture / Philosophy

CANCELLED, regretfully, and will be rescheduled. David Card (Economics, UC Berkeley) will discuss the economic impact of immigration on American workers,...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium  
CCCI: Shu-mei Shih - “Comparative Postcolonial Theory and the Question of Chinese Empire”

CCCI: Shu-mei Shih - “Comparative Postcolonial... 4:30pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Asian Studies, 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  
Nothing Impossible with Anthony Melchiorri

Nothing Impossible with Anthony Melchiorri 4:30pm

Presentation

Travel Channel’s Anthony Melchiorri, creator and the host of the famous TV show - Hotel Impossible, will be at the Hotel School on Monday, April 17th. In...

Statler 196  
Open Session with Alex Popov ’98

Open Session with Alex Popov ’98 4:30pm

Roundtable / Center for Real Estate and Finance, School of Hotel Administration (SHA), College of Business

Please join us for an informal presentation with Alex Popov, an investment professional with 20 years of experience in opportunistic credit and real estate. ...

Statler Hall, 341  
Sleep Presentation

Sleep Presentation 4:30pm

Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

MONDAY, April 17, 4:30pm - 5:30pm International Lounge, Willard Straight Hall Everything you wanted to know about Sleep – techniques for making the most of...

International Lounge, WSH  
Teaching Inter-Disciplinarity: Challenges and Opportunities

Teaching Inter-Disciplinarity: Challenges and... 4:45pm

Class/ Workshop / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Though research funding for interdisciplinary learning has created a lot of interest, implementing this pedagogy has been more difficult. In this workshop,...

Plant Science, 143  
Incarceration: Economics, Impacts, and Alternatives

Incarceration: Economics, Impacts, and... 5pm

Panel Discussion / CVM - MPH, Veterinary College

What do you know about the U.S. prison system? Does it really work? What impacts does it have? What changes might we see under Attorney General Jeff...

Morrison Hall, 146  
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  
Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa: Sounding the Depths/Deaths of the Image

Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa: Sounding the... 5:15pm

Lecture / Art

Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa is a photographer, writer, and editor of The Great Leap Sideways. He has contributed essays to catalogs and monographs by Vanessa...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
ILR's AllyDays - Keynote Speaker

ILR's AllyDays - Keynote Speaker 5:30pm

Presentation / ILR School

To kick off AllyDays, we will hear from former NFL player Wade A. Davis. Mr. Davis is an advocate for and member of the LGBTQ community and former cornerback...

Ives Hall, Room 111  
Learn to Prune Trees & Shrubs

Learn to Prune Trees & Shrubs 7pm

Class/ Workshop / CCE Tompkins

Each spring, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County offers a FREE training series for individuals who wish to become Citizen Pruner Volunteers AND...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County  
The Hudson River: A River At Risk

The Hudson River: A River At Risk 7:15pm

Film, Panel Discussion / Cornell Cinema, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Environmental Science, CCE Albany, CCE Columbia and Greene, CCE Rensselaer, Engaged Cornell

* ALL WELCOME * FREE * with post-screening discussion led by renowned biologist and environmental activist Sandra Steingraber, with filmmaker Jon Bowermaster...

Willard Straight Theatre  
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, Olin Hall 155  
Karen Levy, "Working With and Against AI"

Karen Levy, "Working With and Against... 7:30pm

Lecture / Computing and Information Science

This lecture is part of the "Emergence of Intelligent Machines: Challenges and Opportunities" CIS lecture Series hosted by Professor Bart Selman and...

Olin Hall, 155  
CU Music: senior composition recital

CU Music: senior composition recital 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Senior composition recital: Patrick Braga. Features premieres of full works and fragments, including a collaborative string quartet on the theme of the...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
Puzzle Night with Olivia and Chasen

Puzzle Night with Olivia and Chasen 8pm

Solve your stress with jigsaw puzzles! We will glue them together and donate them to children's hospitals!

William T. Keeton House, Seminar Room  
Puzzle Night with Olivia and Chasen

Puzzle Night with Olivia and Chasen 8pm

Solve your stress with jigsaw puzzles! We will glue them together and donate them to children's hospitals! Keeton Cause Eligible!!!

William T. Keeton House, Seminar Room  

Monday, April 17