Events

Thursday, April 20

"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  
4-H Nature Hike  -Cloverbuds

4-H Nature Hike -Cloverbuds

CCE Columbia and Greene

Have fun on your spring break learning about the outdoors. This nature hike is geared towards young 4-H members. As we hike, we will explore plants,...

 
APRIL-Youth Development Project Series- Gardening

APRIL-Youth Development Project Series- Gardening

CCE Erie

4-H Youth Development April Project - Gardening 101 April 20, 2017 6:30p.m. This workshop is one in a series of workshops offered by the Erie County 4-H...

 
Department of Asian Studies presents: Sophia Siddique Harvey: Aromatic Images FOOD on FILM/Singapore

Department of Asian Studies presents: Sophia...

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Asian Studies, Society for the Humanities, Southeast Asia Program, Media Studies

Harvey, associate professor and chair, film department, Vassar College will present from her forthcoming book, Screening Singapore: Sensuous Citizenship...

374 Rockefeller Hall  
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  
Guest-in-Residence: Arahmaiani

Guest-in-Residence: Arahmaiani

Lecture, Meeting, Class/ Workshop, Exhibition

Arahmaiani is an outspoken feminist contemporary artist/dancer from Indoneisa. She is on campus in connection with the Still in the Game: The State of...

Carl Becker House, Guest in Residence  
Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Program 2017

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Program 2017

CCE Columbia and Greene

Hemlocks are a vital component of NY forests and are threatened by the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid. Join us on April 20 at 2:00pm at the Columbia-Greene...

 
Predicting the Unpredictable Analyzing the Science Yield of Exoplanet Imaging Mission Concepts

Predicting the Unpredictable Analyzing the...

Lecture / Astronomy

Abstract: In addition to multiple currently ongoing ground-based surveys, the projected capabilities of the James Webb Space Telescope, and the planned...

Space Sciences Building, 104  
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  
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  
CIT Training: Drupal 8 What's New

CIT Training: Drupal 8 What's New 10am

Conference/Workshop / CIT

In this 2-hour workshop you will learn how to scale your web properties faster and with less risk, make responsive web design and implementation easier and...

120 Maple Ave, 150 Training 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 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  
Let's Look, Baby! The Wheels on the Bus

Let's Look, Baby! The Wheels on the Bus 10am

Tour / Johnson Museum of Art

Parents and caregivers of young children (infants to age 4) are invited to explore, discuss, and think about select works of art on an adult-centered,...

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  
Spring Fest - Campus-to-Campus Open House

Spring Fest - Campus-to-Campus Open House 11am

Special Event / Cornell Transportation Services

Check out Cornell's Campus-to-Campus Bus near Stocking Hall (Dairy Bar & Processing Plant) at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 20th. The bus will be...

Alumni Field Parking Lot, Alumni Field Parking Lot  
SpringFest and Big Red Bikes on the Arts Quad

SpringFest and Big Red Bikes on the Arts Quad 11am

Special Event / Cornell Transportation Services

Big Red Bikes will have people to answer questions about bike share, costs, and locations on the Arts Quad, a 3 minute walk from Ho Plaza. This will be...

Cornell Arts Quad  
SpringFest!

SpringFest! 11am

Fair / Sustainability

SpringFest is a celebration of Earth Day, and an event recognizing the myriad environmental programs, clubs, and collaborations across campus. Featuring...

Ho Plaza  
Data Driven Policy-Making in Child Welfare

Data Driven Policy-Making in Child Welfare 12pm

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

BCTR Talks at Twelve Dr. Weiner will address the challenges and opportunities associated with using data and research evidence to inform decision making in...

Beebe Hall, 2nd floor conference room  
SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "Social Capital on Water Resources Management: A Social Network Approach To Understanding Community Involvement On Rural Wellspring Handling In Indonesia"

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "Social Capital... 12pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, City and Regional Planning, Southeast Asia Program, Sustainability

Ismu Rini Dwi Ari, Brawijaya University, Department of Urban and Regional Planning "Social Capital on Water Resources Management: A Social Network Approach...

Kahin Center  
Did the Cold War Ever End? Will It?

Did the Cold War Ever End? Will It? 12:15pm

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

Andrei Kozyrev, Distinguished Fellow at the Kennan Institute (Wilson Center) and former foreign minister of Russia will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall...

Uris Hall, G-08  
25 Years of Breastfeeding in Asia

25 Years of Breastfeeding in Asia 12:20pm

NS 6980 Seminar featuring Rukundo Karambarami Benedict, PhD of Cornell Division of Nutritional Sciences.

Savage Hall, 100  
Cereal rye management prior to organic soybean: Effects on soil health, weed suppression, yield, and profitability AND When less is more; a mechanistic breakdown of negative priming of soil organic carbon

Cereal rye management prior to organic soybean:... 12:20pm

Seminar / Crop and Soil Sciences (CSS), Sustainability

Crowley abstract: Cover crops can cycle nutrients, enhance soil health, and suppress weeds, thereby reducing the need for inputs and decreasing environmental...

Emerson Hall, 135  
CU Music:  Midday Music at Lincoln 4/20

CU Music: Midday Music at Lincoln 4/20 12:30pm

Cultural, Performance / Department of Music

Midday Music at Lincoln: the piano studio of Andrew Zhou performs Leoš Janáček's On an Overgrown Path (Po zarostlém chodníčku), Book 1 (1900-1911).

Lincoln Hall, B20  
CIT Training: Outlook Calendar Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts

CIT Training: Outlook Calendar Tips, Tricks... 1pm

Class/ Workshop / CIT

Manage your time using the Outlook calendar to create, update and cancel appointments and meetings! In this session, we will discuss how to efficiently...

120 Maple Ave, Training Room 150  
The benefits of trees

The benefits of trees 1pm

Exhibit / Horticulture, Sustainability

Posters quantifying the environmental and economic benefits of trees will be placed on approximately 75 trees in the Arts Quad, This event is the coincide...

Arts Quad  
Maria Alessandra Segantini: Future Heritage

Maria Alessandra Segantini: Future Heritage 2pm

Lecture / Architecture

Combining academic research and practice as the codirector (with Carlo Cappai) of C+S Architects (Venice and London), Maria Alessandra Segantini has won a...

Palazzo Santacroce  
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  
Motivating Students to Prepare for Class

Motivating Students to Prepare for Class 3:45pm

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

How do you encourage your students to better prepare for class? We will discuss activities, tools and incentives and create a plan to increase student...

 
Microbiology Seminar - Kevin Hockett

Microbiology Seminar - Kevin Hockett 4pm

Seminar / Microbiology

"Causes and Consequences of Intraspecies Antagonism in Pseudomonas syringae"

Riley-Robb Hall, 105  
"From Periodization to the Auto-Immune Secular State"

"From Periodization to the Auto-Immune... 4:30pm

Lecture / Medieval Studies

Guest lecture by Kathleen Davis, Professor of English, University of Rhode Island. "Can we imagine history without the idea of the Middle Ages? Difficult as...

Goldwin Smith Hall, 142  
Book talk with Albert Laguna

Book talk with Albert Laguna 4:30pm

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

In his forthcoming book, Diversión: Play and Popular Culture in Cuban America, author Albert Sergio Laguna (Yale University) probes the dramatic demographic...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, 124 Reading Room  
CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/20

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/20 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Music

Margot Fassler (University of Notre Dame) presents "Hildegard's Hexameron: Theology, Poetry, Music, and a Digital Model." The Keough-Hesburgh Professor of...

Lincoln Hall, 124  
Classes Outside the Classroom

Classes Outside the Classroom 4:30pm

Presentation / Residential & New Student Programs, Tatkon Center for First-Year Students, Campus & Community Engagement

Pre-registration Options to Consider Explore academic coursework that directly engages you with the local Ithaca or global community. Cornell offers over 200...

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students, 3330  
Conversations in Digital Humanities: Makerspaces and Maker Literacy in the Digital Humanities

Conversations in Digital Humanities:... 4:30pm

Presentation / Cornell University Library, Society for the Humanities

Cornell University Library staff Camille Andrews, Devin Sanera, Jeremy Cusker, Tobi Hines, and Sara E. Wright will present "Makerspaces and Maker Literacy in...

Olin Library, 703  
European Migration Policies in times of Multiple ‘Crises’

European Migration Policies in times of... 4:30pm

Lecture / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Cornell Institute for European Studies

Talk given by: Tiziana Caponio Department of Cultures, Politics and Society, Fellow Collegio Carlo Alber to and FIERI, University of Turin

White Hall, 106  
Keynote Address: Inequality and the American Dream

Keynote Address: Inequality and the American Dream 4:30pm

Address / Sociology, Center for the Study of Inequality

Is it possible to run a viable society even as U.S. income inequality moves into altogether uncharted territory? The purpose of this talk is to show that,...

Biotechnology Building, G10  
Linguistics Colloquium Speaker:  Laura Grestenberger

Linguistics Colloquium Speaker: Laura... 4:30pm

Lecture / Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics is pleased to welcome Professor Laura Grestenberger from Concordia University. Professor Grestenberger will be presenting a...

Morrill Hall, 106  
Annual Hu Shih Distinguished Lecture Series - Francesca Bray

Annual Hu Shih Distinguished Lecture Series -... 4:45pm

Lecture, Presentation / Anthropology, Asian Studies, History, Science and Technology Studies, East Asia Program

The Hu Shih Distinguished Lecture is an annual lecture given by an influential scholar of East Asian history for the Cornell campus and is video archived for...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
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)  
Studio Thursday: Clay sculpture

Studio Thursday: Clay sculpture 5pm

Class/ Workshop / Johnson Museum of Art

Learn to sculpt with self-drying clay at this hands-on, drop-in workshop open to everyone! Free for students / $5 for Johnson Museum Members and Cornell...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Screening: Indonesian Video Art

Screening: Indonesian Video Art 5:15pm

Cultural, Film / Johnson Museum of Art, Southeast Asia Program

This special screening of Indonesian video art will be introduced by Alia Swastika, director and curator at the Ark Gallery, Central Java, in conjunction...

Johnson Museum of Art  
Screening: Indonesian Video Art

Screening: Indonesian Video Art 5:15pm

Film / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Southeast Asia Program

This special screening of Indonesian video art will be introduced by Alia Swastika, director and curator at the Ark Gallery, Central Java, in conjunction...

Johnson Museum of Art  
2017 Groat & Alpern Celebration

2017 Groat & Alpern Celebration 6pm

Ceremony/Observance / ILR School

We cordially invite you to attend The Groat & Alpern Awards to celebrate ILR and its alumni. Our annual signature event draws hundreds every year. Alums,...

Pierre Hotel  
Maria Alessandra Segantini: Future Heritage

Maria Alessandra Segantini: Future Heritage 6pm

Lecture / Architecture

Combining academic research and practice as the codirector (with Carlo Cappai) of C+S Architects (Venice and London), Maria Alessandra Segantini has won a...

Palazzo Santacroce  
Convictions of the Early Christian Church

Convictions of the Early Christian Church 7pm

Lecture

His Eminence, The Most Reverend Archbishop Michael Dahulich will speak on five convictions of the early Christian Church: (1) The Divinity of Christ, (2) The...

Anabel Taylor Hall, Founders Room  
Daughters of the Dust

Daughters of the Dust 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Department of Performing and Media Arts, Africana Studies and Research Center

1990 > USA > Directed by Julie Dash With Cora Lee Day, Alva Rodgers Julie Dash's lyrical portrayal of the Gullah culture on the South Carolina Sea Islands at...

Willard Straight Theatre  
"Latin Beats & Global Issues: Bilingual Hip-Hop and Creative Social Change"

"Latin Beats & Global Issues:... 7:30pm

Cultural, Dance (Performance), Presentation / Latino Studies Program, Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI)

Claudia de la Cruz will present on the power of Spanish and English language hip-hop to contribute to social change, and on her work as part of Rebel Diaz...

Jam P Space  
Life Sentence (Inhibited)

Life Sentence (Inhibited) 7:30pm

Theatre, Performance / Department of Performing and Media Arts

Life Sentence (Inhibited), written and directed by Gloria Majule '17, is part of the Black Box Exploration Series. Life Sentence (Inhibited) is a family...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Black Box Theatre  
CU Music: pianist Andrew Zhou

CU Music: pianist Andrew Zhou 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Andrew Zhou, piano. “Three Clockmakers and Twenty-Three Automata” features the complete sets of etudes by three of the most influential composers working in...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
Poster Making for March for Science

Poster Making for March for Science 8pm

Planning on attending the March for Science on 4/22? Join SA Nicole to prep by making posters!

William T. Keeton House, Conference Room  
Donuts and Coffee Study Break

Donuts and Coffee Study Break 9:30pm

Push through prelims with donuts, coffee, and your favorite SAs!

William T. Keeton House, Keeton Lobby  
Neruda

Neruda 9:30pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2016 > Chile > Directed by Pablo Larraín With Gael García Bernal, Luis Gnecco, Alfredo Castro Beloved poet Pablo Neruda is also the most famous communist in...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Thursday, April 20