Events

Thursday, April 27

"The Nature and Norms of Hope"

"The Nature and Norms of Hope"

Conference/Workshop, Theatre / Philosophy, Society for the Humanities, Ethics and Public Life

A three-day conference hosted by the Sage School of Philosophy in cooperation with the Program on Ethics and Public Life and the Cornell Society for the...

Physical Sciences Building, Room 401  
"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 Spring Dog Obedience Class

4-H Spring Dog Obedience Class

CCE Oneida

The Oneida County 4-H Dog Program is offering Spring Dog Obedience classes beginning Thursday, April 27th at 6:00 p.m. at the Cornell Cooperative Extension...

 
7th Annual LULA Training

7th Annual LULA Training

CCE Yates

Watershed Development: Where we were, Where we are, Where we are going. ¨ Stephen Butcho-KWIC An overview of the last six years ¨ George...

 
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  
Friends in the Field Clothing & Shoe Drive for Immigrant Farmworkers

Friends in the Field Clothing & Shoe Drive...

The Cornell Institute for Public Affairs has partnered with the Cornell Farmworker Program and five other organizations on campus to hold a campus-wide...

Various locations  
NBB Seminar Series Speaker - Amy Toth

NBB Seminar Series Speaker - Amy Toth

Seminar / Neurobiology and Behavior

Climbing the social ladder: Genomic insights into social evolution from bees and wasps

Corson/Mudd Hall, A106 Morison Room  
Spring Leader Forum

Spring Leader Forum

CCE Dutchess

Please register yourself for one of the 2 Leader Forums!

 
Youth Leadership Climate Summit

Youth Leadership Climate Summit

CCE Delaware

Registration for the Catskills Youth Climate Summit 2016 is CLOSED. If you have questions please call Valerie Dudley at 607-865-6531 or email...

 
Bring a Child to Work Day @ Mann Library: Around the World & Back

Bring a Child to Work Day @ Mann Library:... 8am

Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Have you ever heard a bee-eater chirp? Seen a barbet feed its young? Watched a crane fly? Here’s your chance! Cornell researchers and students have trekked...

Mann Library, Mann Gallery, 2nd floor  
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  
Madeleine Cichy: Debris Cake

Madeleine Cichy: Debris Cake 8:20am

Exhibit / Art

DEBRIS CAKE is the thesis exhibition for Madeleine Cichy (M.F.A. '17).

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
Sasha Phyars-Burgess: Untitled or Again, And, Again, And Again, And Again

Sasha Phyars-Burgess: Untitled or Again, And,... 8:55am

Exhibit / Art

UNTITLED OR AGAIN, AND, AGAIN, AND AGAIN, AND AGAIN is an exhibition of new work by Sasha Phyars-Burgess (M.F.A. '18).

Olive Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
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  
Asthma Healthy Housing Training Workshop

Asthma Healthy Housing Training Workshop 9am

Class/ Workshop

Join NYS IPM Program educator Lynn Braband as he addresses mice and cockroaches in the IPM portion of this asthma healthy housing training workshop.

Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, NY  
Autoscopia: Drone Photography by Thomas J. Campanella

Autoscopia: Drone Photography by Thomas J.... 9am

Exhibit / City and Regional Planning

In The Practice of Everyday Life, Michel de Certeau argued that the walker in the city can never know the urban landscape as a scopic whole. City dwellers,...

West Sibley Exhibition Hallway, West Sibley Hall  
Diana Clarke: I Will ....... Indefinitely

Diana Clarke: I Will ....... Indefinitely 9am

Exhibit / Art

I Will ....... Indefinitely is the thesis exhibition for Diana Clarke (M.F.A. '17).

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
Steav Kim: Pursuit

Steav Kim: Pursuit 9am

Exhibit / Art

"Pursuit attempts to encapsulate the state of existence between life and a waking dream. Every waking moment exists to please one's self over oneself. Life...

Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
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  
The Pepper Challenge

The Pepper Challenge 9:30am

Special Event

Pepper is a humanoid robot created by the developers at SoftBank Robotics. It has the ability to interpret emotions and have intelligent conversations,...

eHub Collegetown  
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  
Special display: "The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands

Special display: "The natural history of... 10:30am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

In conjunction with a special program by Mann Library and the Cornell Department of Horticulture, Mark Catesby's original work "The natural history of...

Kroch Library, Level 2B, Reading Room  
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  
SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "How in Myanmar “national races” came to surpass citizenship"

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series: "How in Myanmar... 12pm

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

Nick Cheesman, Fellow, Department of Political & Social Change, Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs. Australian National Univerity College of Asia and...

Kahin Center  
Hegemonic Order Theory: A Field-Theoretic Approach

Hegemonic Order Theory: A Field-Theoretic Approach 12:15pm

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

Daniel Nexon, Department of Government and School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University will speak at 12:15 pm in G-08 Uris Hall on "Hegemonic Order...

Uris Hall, G-08  
Cognitive & physical performance outcomes in efficacy feeding trials of iron-biofortified pearl millet & beans

Cognitive & physical performance outcomes... 12:20pm

NS6980 Seminar featuring Jere Haas, PhD of Cornell Division of Nutritional Sciences.

Savage Hall, 100  
Effects of interseeded cover crops on weed seed predation in corn

Effects of interseeded cover crops on weed seed... 12:20pm

Seminar / Crop and Soil Sciences (CSS), Sustainability

Cover crops can provide a suite of ecosystem services and increase the sustainability of cropping systems. We hypothesized that weed seed predation would be...

Emerson Hall, 135  
Tata-Cornell Institute Lecture: Digital Farming Initiatives in India

Tata-Cornell Institute Lecture: Digital Farming... 12:20pm

Lecture, Seminar / College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, College of Business

The Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) is pleased to welcome Dr. Srini Pappula of Tata Consulting Services for his talk "Transforming Rural India with PRIDE*!" ...

Warren Hall, 401  
CU Music:  Midday Music at Lincoln 4/27

CU Music: Midday Music at Lincoln 4/27 12:30pm

Cultural / Department of Music

Midday Music at Lincoln: pianist Miri Yampolsky with guests Susan Waterbury, violin; Kyle Armbrust, viola; Elizabeth Simkin, cello. Features selections...

Lincoln Hall, B20  
Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa: Sounding the Depths/Deaths of the Image

Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa: Sounding the... 1:15pm

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  
Monitoring, Predicting and Targeting RNA virus evolution

Monitoring, Predicting and Targeting RNA virus... 2pm

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

Dr. Marco Vignuzzi, Ph.D. will speak. Principal Investigator, Viral Populations and Pathogenesis Unit, Pasteur Institute, Paris

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
IAD Seminar - Holding Elected Representatives Accountable: Efforts of a Ugandan CSO

IAD Seminar - Holding Elected Representatives... 2:30pm

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

Kristin Michelitch has a PhD in Politics from New York University. She is a Faculty Affiliate with the Center for the Study of Democratic Isntitutions, and...

Uris Hall, G08  
Q Chat

Q Chat 2:30pm

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students, Student and Campus Life

Chat with Brian Patchcoski, Director of Cornell’s LGBT Resource Center All questions and identities welcome!

Tatkon Center for First-Year Students  
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  
Black Oak: Developing and Financing Wind Energy in the Finger Lakes

Black Oak: Developing and Financing Wind Energy... 3:30pm

Presentation / Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, College of Business

The Black Oak Wind Farm has been a subject of contentious community debate in the Ithaca region for the past several years, and the project developers have...

Sage Hall, 141  
Too Many Planets? Exoplanets in the Era of TESS, JWST, and Beyond

Too Many Planets? Exoplanets in the Era of... 4pm

Lecture / Astronomy

The next five years will deliver a huge number of new exoplanet candidates from a variety of sources. K2 and TESS will provide hundreds to thousands of new...

Space Sciences Building, 105  
Demo Day

Demo Day 4:15pm

Presentation / Entrepreneurship at Cornell

Watch as eLab teams present their businesses in front of a crowd of entrepreneurs.

Statler Hal, Auditorium  
CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/27

CU Music: Musicology Colloquium 4/27 4:30pm

Lecture / Department of Music

Mia Tootill (Cornell University) presents a lecture on her dissertation, "From the Underworld to the Opéra: Representations of the Devil on the Parisian...

Lincoln Hall, 124  
Linguistics Colloquium Speaker:  Masaya Yoshida

Linguistics Colloquium Speaker: Masaya Yoshida 4:30pm

Lecture / Linguistics

The Department of Linguistics is pleased to welcome Professor Masaya Yoshida from Northwestern University. Professor Yoshida will be presenting a...

Morrill Hall, 106  
Listening to Trauma: Unclaimed Experience’s 20th Anniversary Conference, April 27-29 2017

Listening to Trauma: Unclaimed Experience’s... 4:30pm

Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Comparative Literature, Society for the Humanities, East Asia Program

Cathy Caruth’s Unclaimed Experience: Trauma, Narrative, and History, first published in 1996, celebrated its 20th anniversary last year. To mark the...

Society for the Humanities, Guerlac Room  
Memphis Minnie's Jukebox Blues

Memphis Minnie's Jukebox Blues 4:30pm

Lecture / Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

https://www.facebook.com/events/418359828547536/ This talk plays with origin stories of the blues, worrying one narrative with another, to consider...

Romance Studies Lounge, K164, Klarman Hall  
Reading by Lisa Russ Spaar

Reading by Lisa Russ Spaar 4:30pm

Author Appearance, Reading / English

Lisa Russ Spaar, Poet and Essayist, reads from her work as the final installment of the Spring 2017 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series. Lisa Russ...

Klarman Hall, Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium (G70 Klarman Hall)  
“French Election Roundtable”

“French Election Roundtable” 4:30pm

Roundtable / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Government, Cornell Institute for European Studies

Panelists: Robin Best, Political Science, Binghamton University Mabel Berezin, Sociology, Cornell University Mona Krewel, Government, Cornell...

Physical Sciences Building, 120  
CANCELLED: "On (Not) Getting By in America," Kops Freedom of the Press lecture

CANCELLED: "On (Not) Getting By in... 4:45pm

Lecture / American Studies Program

*Unfortunately this event has been cancelled* -------------------------------------------------------- Author, activist & cultural critic Barbara...

Lewis Auditorium, G76 Goldwin Smith  
2017 Iscol Lecturer: Michael Pollan

2017 Iscol Lecturer: Michael Pollan 5pm

Lecture / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Sustainability

Out of the Garden New York Times bestselling author Michael Pollan will speak. The Jill and Ken Iscol Distinguished Environmental Lecture brings eminent...

Kennedy Hall, Call Auditorium  
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)  
Mushroom Mania at North Star!

Mushroom Mania at North Star! 5pm

Did you know mushrooms are the only item in the produce section with naturally occurring vitamin D? Come find out more mushroom facts at our Mushroom Mania...

Appel Commons, North Star Dining Room  
Materializing History: Time and Telos at POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Materializing History: Time and Telos at POLIN... 5:15pm

Lecture

This distinguished guest’s appearance, made possible by the University Lectures Committee. Additional thanks to the following people for their...

Johnson Museum of Art, Wing lecture room  
Pepón Osorio: Side by Side

Pepón Osorio: Side by Side 5:15pm

Exhibit / Architecture, Art

Pepón Osorio, the artist-in-residence for the 2016 Cornell Council for the Arts biennial titled Abject/Object Empathies, unveils a new, site-specific...

Rand Hall, Second floor  
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  
Feminism Food For Thought

Feminism Food For Thought 6pm

What is the role of feminism at Cornell? We invite everyone in the Cornell community to join us for dinner and a thought-provoking conversation in an...

Flora Rose House, Rose Common Room  
Preparing for Retirement

Preparing for Retirement 6pm

Webinar / ILR School

Philip J. Capell '87, Founder and President of Piermont Wealth Management Stephanie Lupo Vitti '09, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley Phil and Stephanie...

Online  
Sean Nicholson presents Conservative Reform and its Effects on Healthcare Business Models

Sean Nicholson presents Conservative Reform and... 6:30pm

The Johnson Healthcare Club board is excited to announce that we will be hosting Sean Nicholson, director of the Sloan Program in Health Administration, who...

Sage Hall, B10  
SPICMACAY Spring Concert - Melharmony

SPICMACAY Spring Concert - Melharmony 7pm

Music / Asian Studies, South Asia Program

Our Spring Concert is finally here !!! SPICMACAY in collaboration with South Asia Program and the Cornell Cricket Club, is organizing a 'Melharmony...

Anabel Taylor Hall, Auditorium  
RAW EXPO III: Creative Process Across Disciplines

RAW EXPO III: Creative Process Across Disciplines 7:30pm

Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

RAW EXPO is an exposition of the creative process across campus. RAW puts an emphasis on works in progress, and student groups from any of Cornell's colleges...

Milstein Hall dome  
The Hunting Ground

The Hunting Ground 7:30pm

Film, Special Event / Cornell Cinema

2015 > USA > Directed by Kirby Dick A startling and timely film about sexual assault on university campuses. Leah Greenblatt of Entertainment Weekly calls...

Willard Straight Theatre  
CU Music presents guest jazz quartet

CU Music presents guest jazz quartet 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Guest jazz combo: Adam O’Farrill's Stranger Days: Adam O’Farrill, trumpet; Chad Lefkowitz-Brown, tenor sax; Walter Stinson, bass; Zack O’Farrill, drums.

Klarman Hall, Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium  
Action Against Hunger Awareness and Benefit Gala

Action Against Hunger Awareness and Benefit Gala 9pm

Charity/Fundraiser

We cordially invite you to a free formal-attire night at the Johnson Museum to raise awareness and fundraise for our partner nonprofit organization Action...

Johnson Museum of Art, Appel Lobby  
Senior Series: Hot Truck Study Party

Senior Series: Hot Truck Study Party 9pm

Food/Catering, Special Event

Join SA Ilham and check another thing off the, "161 Things Every Cornellian Should Do Before Graduating" list.

Carl Becker House, Meet in Becker Lobby  

Thursday, April 27