Events

Friday, April 28

"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  
2017 4-H Jr. Iron Chef

2017 4-H Jr. Iron Chef

CCE Erie

4-H Jr. Iron Chef: Fresh Salsa Challenge Calling all aspiring Chefs! We are looking for 4-H youth age 10 and up who have an interest in cooking and wish...

 
EPA Lead RRP-Initial 04/28/17 Schenectady

EPA Lead RRP-Initial 04/28/17 Schenectady

CCE Albany

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

 
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  
Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell... 8am

Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Sustainability, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Engaged Cornell

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

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, Mann Lobby  
Second Annual Titans of Real Estate

Second Annual Titans of Real Estate 8am

Panel Discussion / Center for Real Estate and Finance, College of Business

Join us in New York City on April 28, 2017, for the Second Annual Titans of Real Estate, hosted by the Center for Real Estate and Finance at the Cornell SC...

New York City  
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  
Women's Planning Forum: Tribute to Susan Christopherson

Women's Planning Forum: Tribute to Susan... 8:20am

Lecture / City and Regional Planning

Join the City and Regional Planning Department and Women's Planning Forum as they welcome back several alumnae to discuss their experiences since leaving...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
"The Nature and Norms of Hope" Conference

"The Nature and Norms of Hope"... 8:30am

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, 401  
SAP Conference: “Nepal and Himalayan Studies at Cornell: Community Engagement, Knowledge Circulation, and the Future of Scholarship”

SAP Conference: “Nepal and Himalayan Studies at... 8:45am

Conference/Workshop / Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Cornell Abroad, South Asia Program

On April 28-29 2017, the Cornell South Asia Program will host a Nepal & Himalayan Studies Conference, co-sponsored by Global Cornell. The conference will...

Kahin Center  
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  
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  
Entrepreneurship Celebration

Entrepreneurship Celebration 9am

Conference/Workshop / Entrepreneurship at Cornell

Join us for two days of guest speakers, business competitions and more!

Statler Hotel, Conference Center  
Flipping the Classroom in Your Discipline

Flipping the Classroom in Your Discipline 9am

Seminar / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

What is "flipping" and how can it benefit student learning? Whether you've done this before or are just starting, we will discuss classroom flipping and how...

Uris Hall, G08  
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 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  
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 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  
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  
“How do plants mediate crosstalk between biochemical pathways?” Clint Chapple

“How do plants mediate crosstalk between... 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology, Sustainability

Clint Chapple Professor Biochemistry, Purdue Curriculum Vitae Area of Expertise: Biochemistry and molecular biology of plant secondary metabolism The role...

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  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Larry Biegler (Carnegie Mellon) - New Paradigms for Optimization of Chemical and Energy Processes

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

Seminar / College of Engineering, Systems Engineering, Engineering

Optimization models are encountered in all facets of process engineering, from model and process development, to process synthesis and design, and finally to...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
AWARE Seminar Series: “Asking the right questions: How can we develop strong research questions and household survey instruments to study the gender dynamics of agriculture-nutrition linkages?”

AWARE Seminar Series: “Asking the right... 12:20pm

Seminar / International Programs

As part of the AWARE Spring 2017 Seminar Series, Mary Kate Wheeler will present on her recently completed graduate research in Peru, and reflect on impacts...

Mann Library, 102  
Women's Planning Forum: Tribute to Susan Christopherson

Women's Planning Forum: Tribute to Susan... 12:20pm

Lecture / City and Regional Planning

Join the City and Regional Planning Department and Women's Planning Forum as they welcome back several alumnae to discuss their experiences since leaving...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Yuri Shirman, Irvine

LEPP Theory Seminar: Yuri Shirman, Irvine 12:30pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Asymmetric dark matter and baryogenesis from new lepton interactions Abstract: I will discuss an extension of the Standard Model by a new SU(2)_{lepton}...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
CLASSE Seminar: Anders Ryd, CMS

CLASSE Seminar: Anders Ryd, CMS 1pm

Seminar / CHESS, CLASSE

"The CMS detector upgrade for the High Luminosity LHC" Abstract: The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) started operation in 2010. A very successful first run...

Wilson Synchrotron Lab, 3rd Floor Commons  
Real Estate Capstone

Real Estate Capstone 1pm

Presentation / Baker Program in Real Estate, School of Hotel Administration (SHA), College of Business

Come support the Baker Program students as they try to take a swim in “shark-infested waters!” Watch this year’s graduating Baker student teams pitch their...

New York City  
PQA Plus Training

PQA Plus Training 2pm

Dr. Mary Smith will provide necessary training in order to be certified through the Pork Checkoff's Pork Quality Assurance (PQA) Plus program. This covers...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, Ambulatory Computer Lab  
BME7900 Seminar - Jenny Jiang, Ph.D.

BME7900 Seminar - Jenny Jiang, Ph.D. 2:30pm

Dr. Jenny Jiang comes to us from the University of Texas at Austin, where she is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering. Her lab...

Weil Hall, 226  
  A Crisis of War and a Crisis of Will:  Prospects for Responding to a Global Refugee Phenomenon

A Crisis of War and a Crisis of Will: ... 3pm

Lecture / Law School

Cornell Law School's International Human Rights Clinic, Gender Justice Clinic and Berger International Legal Studies Program Present: A Crisis of...

Myron Taylor Hall, 390, MacDonald Moot Court Room  
Anthropology Colloquium:  Morag Kersel

Anthropology Colloquium: Morag Kersel 3pm

Lecture / Anthropology

Unmasked! The Consequences of Emotional Attachment to Things from the Holy Land Morag M. Kersel, DePaul University The acquisition of things engenders...

McGraw Hall, 165  
Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series 3pm

Seminar / CVM - Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

"Ongoing Investigations of Three Equine Hepatic Disorders- Collaborative Efforts", presented by Dr. Tom Divers, DVM, Steffen Professor of Large Animal...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, C2537 Clinical Programs Center  
CAM Colloquium:  Jacob Scott, M.D. (Cleveland Clinic) - Understanding the evolution of resistance: a comprehensive and integrated mathematical and experimental research program

CAM Colloquium: Jacob Scott, M.D. (Cleveland... 3:30pm

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

The evolution of resistance remains an elusive problem in the treatment of both cancer and infectious disease, and represents one of the most important...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
North Korean Human Rights in Time of Political Crisis

North Korean Human Rights in Time of Political... 3:30pm

Conference/Workshop

The South Korean Ambassador for North Korean Human Rights, Jung-Hoon Lee, along with a North Korean refugee, Yosep Paek, will be sharing with us their...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Lewis Auditorium  
SHPE Extreme Challenge

SHPE Extreme Challenge 3:30pm

The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers will be hosting our first Extreme Challenge on April 28-29 2017! The SHPE Extreme Challenge is a 24-hour...

Hollister Hall  
Side by Side Encuentros/Encounters: Intergenerational Dialogue (Youth/Elders)

Side by Side Encuentros/Encounters:... 3:30pm

Lecture / Architecture, Art, City and Regional Planning

Side by Side is a site-specific installation by Philadelphia-based, multimedia artist Pepón Osorio. The installation was commissioned by the Cornell Council...

Rand Hall, Second floor  
MBG Friday Seminar with Cassandra Extavour

MBG Friday Seminar with Cassandra Extavour 4pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics and Mariana Wolfner will be hosting Dr. Cassandra Extavour from Harvard University on Friday, May 28th for her...

Biotechnology Building, G-10  
Q&A Discussion with Producer Rick Schwartz

Q&A Discussion with Producer Rick Schwartz 4pm

Special Event / Department of Performing and Media Arts

A Q&A Discussion with Producer Rick Schwartz will be held on Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 4pm in the Film Forum, Schwartz Center. Schwartz's credits include...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum  
Big Idea Competition Finals

Big Idea Competition Finals 4:30pm

Presentation / Entrepreneurship at Cornell

Watch as 8 students pitch their business ideas in front of a panel of judges for a cash prize.

eHub Collegetown, 3rd Floor  
Shane Butler: Dante’s Mask

Shane Butler: Dante’s Mask 4:30pm

Lecture / Classics

A long-forgotten introduction to the life and works of Dante, published in 1871, opens with a curious image of a curious object: an albumen photographic...

Goldwin Smith Hall, G22  
Zymology club celebrates the end of the academic year

Zymology club celebrates the end of the... 4:30pm

Join us in celebrating the end of another wonderful semester and the academic year. Bring snacks to share and we will recap the brewing and fermentation...

Plant Science Building, 326  
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...

 
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...

Second floor, Rand Hall, Second floor  
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  
Baltimore by Kirsten Greenidge

Baltimore by Kirsten Greenidge 7:30pm

Theatre, Performance / Latino Studies Program, Department of Performing and Media Arts

Baltimore tells the story of Shelby Wilson, an African-American resident adviser for a group of freshmen at a college in New England. When a racist...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Kiplinger Theatre  
Fuertes Observatory Public Lecture: "Ocean Worlds of the Outer Solar System"

Fuertes Observatory Public Lecture: "Ocean... 7:30pm

Lecture / Astronomy

Professor Alex Hayes, Cornell Astronomy Department, will be giving a public lecture at the Fuertes Observatory on Ocean Worlds of the Outer Solar System:...

Fuertes Observatory  
CCS Presents Eighth Blackbird

CCS Presents Eighth Blackbird 8pm

Music, Performance / Music

Cornell Concert Series presents Eighth Blackbird. Winner of four Grammy® awards, the Chicago-based sextet has provoked and impressed audiences for over 20...

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  
I Carry Your Heart

I Carry Your Heart 8pm

Film

Sign-up and pay $1 (Reg $25) at the House Office by Friday, April 21 - Transportation will be provided. Tickets are Limited

Hanger Theater  
MED.Talk

MED.Talk 8pm

Lecture, Research, Networking, Career, Presentation, Performance, Community Forum

A TED Talk conference that will provide members of the Cornell community a unique opportunity to share with one another their mutual passion for healthcare...

Physical Sciences Building, Clark Atrium  
Movies That Make You Think: More Than Honey

Movies That Make You Think: More Than Honey 8pm

Host: House Fellow Marina Caillaud Over the past 15 years, numerous colonies of bees have been decimated throughout the world, but the causes of this...

William T. Keeton House, House Professor Jackson's apt G70  
I Carry Your Heart

I Carry Your Heart 8:30pm

Performance

This play follows a young woman as she learns to open her heart to love after the death of her famous mother. Play by Georgette Kelly. Sign up at House...

Hanger Theater  

Friday, April 28