Events

Friday, April 21

"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  
EEB/NBB Graduate Student Diversity & Inclusion Recruitment

EEB/NBB Graduate Student Diversity &...

Special Event / Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Neurobiology and Behavior, Sustainability

The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department and the Neurobiology and Behavior Department will host a joint recruitment event for prospective students...

Corson-Mudd Hall  
EPA Lead RRP- Refresher 04/21/2017 Troy, NY

EPA Lead RRP- Refresher 04/21/2017 Troy, NY

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-Refresher) April 21, 2017-TRAINING CLASSES-CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE *Please...

 
New York, NY: A Spring Theater Weekend, with Glenn Altschuler

New York, NY: A Spring Theater Weekend, with...

Tour / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

"We're actors—we're the opposite of people!" declaims The Player in Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead. Isn't it ironic, then, that good...

New York City  
Special Species Symposium

Special Species Symposium

Symposium / Sustainability, CVM - Student Services

The Special Species Symposium, hosted by Cornell Vet's Zoo and Wildlife Society (ZAWS), is a weekend-long conference that brings together students and...

 
Annual Shredding Event for Cornell Community!

Annual Shredding Event for Cornell Community! 8am

Sustainability

Bring no more than three boxes of paper documents. Shred your confidential records safely and securely at no charge. All papers should be clean, dry and...

North Campus A Lot (Pleasant Grove Road)  
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, Mann Lobby  
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  
Mats Selen

Mats Selen 8:30am

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Join Mats Selen, Professor and Associate Head for Undergraduate Programs, University of Illinois, as he shares his story of gaining understanding of student...

401 Physical Sciences Building  
The Hidden Migrant Workforce: Comparing the Canadian and U.S. Temporary Foreign Worker Visa Programs

The Hidden Migrant Workforce: Comparing the... 8:30am

Symposium / Law School

Early into the Trump administration, both the president and Congress are considering numerous ways to reform one aspect of the immigration system that...

Myron Taylor Hall, 186  
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  
Meat Processing Classes: Lamb Cutting and Cooking 2.0

Meat Processing Classes: Lamb Cutting and... 9am

Class/ Workshop

SUNY Cobleskill and Harvest New York are offering a series of workshops for meat producers. Classes include meat safety, cutting, identification, pricing and...

SUNY Cobleskill Center for Agriculture & Natural Resource Meat Processing Lab  
Transforming Bodies Conference

Transforming Bodies Conference 9am

Conference/Workshop / Romance Studies

Presented by the Early Modern Conversions project and Cornell University In this conference, we propose to explore the centrality of bodies to concepts and...

Klarman Hall, K161  
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  
Earth Day Film Fest @ Mann Library

Earth Day Film Fest @ Mann Library 10am

Film / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Get a jump on celebrating Earth Day with the Earth Day Film Fest at Mann Library! On Friday April 21, 2017 we’ll be screening several acclaimed contemporary...

Mann Library, 160  
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  
On/By Black Women/Black Girls: A Symposium

On/By Black Women/Black Girls: A Symposium 10:30am

Symposium

A two-day symposium recognizing the current critical moment in public discourses surrounding Black women and Black girlhood as a pivotal point for addressing...

Africana Studies and Research Center, Multipurpose Room  
“Mechanistic Basis of Metabolic Evolution in Plants” - Jing-Ke Weng

“Mechanistic Basis of Metabolic Evolution in... 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology

Jing-Ke Weng Massachusetts Institute of Technology Research: Early plants began colonizing earth approximately 450 million years ago. To survive in a...

Plant Science Building, 404  
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  
Frank Irvine Endowed Lecture Series

Frank Irvine Endowed Lecture Series 12:15pm

Lecture / Law School

Professor Richard Tuck Frank G. Thomson Professor of Government – Harvard University Presents: The Sleeping American Sovereign

Myron Taylor Hall (Moot Court), 390  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Hiroki Sayama (Binghamton University) - Collective Decision Making, Creativity, and Evolutionary Computation

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

Seminar / College of Engineering, Systems Engineering, Sustainability

Collective human decision making and creativity processes can be understood as evolution of ecologies of ideas, where populations of ideas evolve via...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Hiroki Sayama (Binghamton) - Collective Decision Making, Creativity, and Evolutionary Computation

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

Seminar / College of Engineering, Systems Engineering, Engineering

Collective human decision making and creativity processes can be understood as evolution of ecologies of ideas, where populations of ideas evolve via...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
Department of Psycholgy Colloquium Series

Department of Psycholgy Colloquium Series 12:20pm

Seminar

"Manipulating Memory Traces in the Hippocampus" presented by Brian J. Wiltgen, Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis

Uris Hall, 202  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Yue Zhang, Northwestern

LEPP Theory Seminar: Yue Zhang, Northwestern 12:30pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Bound State Effects on Dark Matter Annihilation Abstract: I will discuss the non-perturbative effects due to dark matter bound states and their strong...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Reacting to the Past: Learning Through Roleplay

Reacting to the Past: Learning Through Roleplay 1:30pm

This dynamic hands-on workshop will introduce participants to using RTTP, a roleplay methodology to teach course concepts through a historical perspective....

Plant Science, G37  
BME 7900 Seminar - Kristy Richards, Ph.D.

BME 7900 Seminar - Kristy Richards, Ph.D. 2:30pm

Seminar / Biomedical Engineering

We welcome our next speaker in our series, Dr. Kristy Richards. She is an Associate Professor with the Department of Biomedical Sciences, in the College of...

Weill Hall, 226  
Anthropology Graduate Student Association presents Ashley Carse

Anthropology Graduate Student Association... 3pm

Lecture / Anthropology

The road that never arrived: Community history, unfinished infrastructure, and the specter of disconnection. Ashley Carse, Vanderbilt University. Thank you...

McGraw Hall, 215  
LEPP Journal Club: Mats Selen, University of Illinois

LEPP Journal Club: Mats Selen, University of... 3pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Reviving Creativity in Our Introductory Physics Labs Abstract: Approaching a question without fear; coming up with an idea; designing an experiment;...

Physical Sciences Building, 301  
Symposium on Mobile Money, Financial Inclusion and Development in Africa

Symposium on Mobile Money, Financial Inclusion... 3pm

Symposium / Institute for African Development

The symposium will focus on addressing a wide range of questions and issues within a multidisciplinary framework that covers topics from trends in financial...

146 Stocking Hall (Dairy Bar)  
CCCC - Francesca Bray

CCCC - Francesca Bray 3:30pm

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

Prof. Francesca Bray, Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Edinburgh and Cornell's 2016-17 Hu Shih Distinguished Lecturer will give the...

Rockefeller Hall, 374, Asian Studies Lounge  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
The Spectacular Now  w/ producer Dan Cohen '05 in person!

The Spectacular Now w/ producer Dan Cohen '05... 3:30pm

Film, Special Event / Cornell Cinema

2013 > USA > Directed by James Ponsoldt with Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Brie Larson Meet Academy Award-nominated producer and Cornell alum Dan Cohen...

Willard Straight Theatre  
MBG Friday Seminar with Eric Lai

MBG Friday Seminar with Eric Lai 4pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology and Genetics and Andrew Grimson will be hosting Dr. Eric Lai from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for his "RNAi/Slicer biology in...

Biotechnology Building, 107  
Multilingual Poetry Reading and International Dessert Reception

Multilingual Poetry Reading and International... 4pm

Cultural, Food/Catering, Lecture, Reading, Special Event, Presentation, Performance / Language Resource Center

Cornell's Language Resource Center invites you to attend a mulitlingual poetry reading and international dessert reception at the Johnson Museum of Art. The...

Johnson Museum of Art, Hirsch Lecture Room and Lobby  
Keynote Address for "On/By Black Women/Black Girls: A Symposium"

Keynote Address for "On/By Black... 4:30pm

Lecture / Africana Studies and Research Center

Beverly Guy-Sheftall, Anna Julia Cooper Professor of Women’s Studies and Founding Director of the Women’s Research and Resource Center at Spelman College,...

Africana Studies and Research Center, Multipurpose Room  
SEAP, CMIP, Johnson Museum: "Still in the Game": The State of Indonesian Art History in the 21st Century

SEAP, CMIP, Johnson Museum: "Still in the... 4:30pm

Conference/Workshop, Cultural, Exhibit, Music, Special Event, Performance / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Johnson Museum of Art, Music, History of Art and Visual Studies, Southeast Asia Program

Cornell Southeast Asia Program with Cornell Modern Indonesia Project and the Herbert F Johnson Museum present the 3rd Cornell Modern Indonesia Project (CMIP)...

Kahin Center  
A Night at Hogwarts

A Night at Hogwarts 5pm

Food/Catering / Cornell Dining, Student and Campus Life

Interact with your favorite characters during a truly magical evening while you enjoy great British cuisine like Yorkshire Pudding, Shepherd's Pie, Sautéed...

Risley Hall, Risley Dining Room  
Dining with Diverse Minds: "Activism Then, Activism Now"

Dining with Diverse Minds: "Activism Then,... 5pm

Community Forum / ALANA, Student and Campus Life

On April 21st at 5-7pm in Willard Straight Hall Memorial Room, Cornell Minds Matter and ALANA will be hosting a Dining with Diverse Minds: “Activism Then,...

Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room  
Life Sentence (Inhibited)

Life Sentence (Inhibited) 5pm

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  
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 Daily Sun Reception/Reunion

Cornell Daily Sun Reception/Reunion 6pm

Light snacks, soda, beer, wine Free for all Sun alumni

Cornell Club, 6 East 44th Street, NYC  
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  
The Glamour & The Squalor

The Glamour & The Squalor 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

Ithaca Premiere! With with DJ Marco Collins and producers Tiffany Naiman & Michelle Quisneberry in person!! 2016 > USA > Directed by Marq Evans With Marco...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Q&A with Producer Dan Cohen

Q&A with Producer Dan Cohen 7:15pm

Meet Academy Award-nominated producer and Cornell alum Dan Cohen ’05 for Q&A.

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  
CU Music presents sTem, a trio for soprano-clarinet-piano

CU Music presents sTem, a trio for... 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Guest trio: sTem, with soprano Meagan Brus, clarinetist Eric Umble, and pianist Silvie Cheng. Features music of Lacroix, Catán, Isenberg, and Rorem. ...

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
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  
Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction 9:25pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

1994 > USA > Directed by Quentin Tarantino With John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel Jackson, Bruce Willis A marvelously fleshed-out action-fiction (mostly)...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Fly Me to The Moon

Fly Me to The Moon 10pm

Dance (Social)

A semi-formal night of dance lessons, student performances, live music, and professionally catered food all free of charge. Can you ask for anything more?

Willard Straight Hall, Memorial Room  

Friday, April 21