Events

Wednesday, May 10

"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  
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  
Who Will Be The Next Mis(s)ter Becker 2017?

Who Will Be The Next Mis(s)ter Becker 2017?

Cultural, Dance (Social), Food/Catering, Music, Reading, Special Event

We are looking for nominations and self-nominations. If you are a current Becker resident, please feel free to stop by the House Office to sign up or sign...

Carl Becker House, Becker Dining Room, G31  
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

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  
B.F.A. Thesis Group Show: Milkshake

B.F.A. Thesis Group Show: Milkshake 8am

Exhibit / Art

Milkshake is the thesis exhibition featuring new work from Veronica Constable (B.F.A. '17), Hannah Han (B.F.A. '17), and Mia Toledo (B.F.A. '17).

Olive Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
B.F.A. Thesis Group Show: Scrolls

B.F.A. Thesis Group Show: Scrolls 8am

Exhibit / Art

Scrolls is a cultural and autobiographical exhibition of ritual and memory, physicality and fleeting, feminism and inheritance, and issues of bodies and...

Experimental Gallery, Tjaden 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  
The Foodchain: Paths for Entrepreneurs Roundtable

The Foodchain: Paths for Entrepreneurs Roundtable 8am

Roundtable / Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship

The Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship is pleased to present The Foodchain: Paths for Entrepreneurs Roundtable on May 10, 2017. Roundtable...

Statler Hall, 5th Floor Tower (Silver Birch Suite)  
The Magic of Mushrooms

The Magic of Mushrooms 8am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, Sustainability

Professor Kathie Hodge’s class, Magical Mushrooms, Mischievous Molds is not your typical biology class— it’s more like a narrated double-decker bus tour of...

Mann Library, 2nd floor, Mann Library  
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  
Biological and Biomedical Sciences Work-in-Progress (BBS WIP)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences... 9am

Presentation / College of Veterinary Medicine

BBS Work-in-Progress (BBS WIP) event is designed to highlight and disseminate BBS student research. This week's WIP speakers: 1st year BBS students will...

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
ITConnects - Bring Your Own Coffee (BYOC)

ITConnects - Bring Your Own Coffee (BYOC) 9am

Presentation

Please join us to connect and learn at the BYOC (bring your own coffee) ITConnects event. We will provide the bagels and an opportunity to connect and...

Biotechnology Building, G01  
Nature: Framed--Mixed media by Trina Bruno

Nature: Framed--Mixed media by Trina Bruno 9am

Exhibition / Cornell Botanic Gardens

Trina Bruno spent her childhood amidst the frenetic rhythms of Manhattan, observing nature through windows. Using varied textures and materials, and putting...

Cornell Botanic Gardens Nevin Welcome Center  
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  
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  
PRI's Epoch Online Auction

PRI's Epoch Online Auction 12pm

Charity/Fundraiser

Enjoy spa days and family getaways, wines and dines, fine art and more...all for a great cause! This online silent auction will raise funds in support of...

Online  
Architecture Final Reviews, Spring 2017

Architecture Final Reviews, Spring 2017 12:30pm

Exhibit / Architecture

Friday, May 5Second-Year B.Arch. Students Vince Mulcahy Milstein Hall dome 12:30 p.m. Guest critics: Luben Dimcheff, Jonathan Ferrari, Isabel Oyuela-Bonzani...

Ithaca  
CU Music: Midday Music for Organ 5/10

CU Music: Midday Music for Organ 5/10 12:30pm

Cultural, Performance / Department of Music

Midday Music for Organ: University organist Annette Richards presents a celebratory end-of-semester pot-pourri on the Aeolian-Skinner organ.

Sage Chapel  
Walking on Wednesday

Walking on Wednesday 12:30pm

Roundtable / Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE)

Come Walk with us and talk about teaching. Meet at Rusty's coffee kiosk in Uris Hall on Tower Rd.

Uris Hall  
Drawing Spring Wildflowers

Drawing Spring Wildflowers 2pm

Cornell Botanic Gardens

Discover the beauty and wonder of ephemeral spring wildflowers in the Mundy Wildflower Garden, as you hone your artistic skills and powers of observation. As...

Cornell Botanic Gardens-Mundy Wildflower Garden  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Masha Baryakhtar, Perimeter Institute

LEPP Theory Seminar: Masha Baryakhtar,... 2pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

Searching for Ultralight Particles with Black Holes and Gravitational Waves The LIGO detection of gravitational waves has opened a new window on the...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Vishaan Chakrabarti: Architecture and the Public Metropolis

Vishaan Chakrabarti: Architecture and the... 3pm

Lecture / Architecture, City and Regional Planning

Using concepts from his 2013 book, A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America (Metropolis Books, 2013), Vishaan Chakrabarti '88 will propose a...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
Biophysics Colloquium with Samuel Wang

Biophysics Colloquium with Samuel Wang 4pm

Seminar / LASSP

Samuel Wang, Princeton University Host: Chris Xu The Cerebellum, Sensitive Periods, and Autism Although the cerebellum is mainly known as a sensory/motor...

Clark Hall, 700  
Reproductive Physiology/Endocrinology Seminar Series: Jennie Sims & Catalina Pereira

Reproductive Physiology/Endocrinology Seminar... 4pm

Seminar / CVM - James A Baker Institute, Animal Science, CVM - Biomedical Sciences

Separation-of-Function Mutant Mice Uncover Roles for TOPBP1 in Meiosis and DNA Repair Pathway Choice Presented by Jennie Sims Graduate Student - Smolka...

Morrison Hall, 348  
Einaudi Center Distinguished Speaker: Mohamed Abdel-Kader, "Passport to the future: Why international education and languages matter"

Einaudi Center Distinguished Speaker: Mohamed... 4:30pm

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

An expert in international education and philanthropy, Mohamed Abdel-Kader served in the administration of President Barack Obama as the Deputy Assistant...

Goldwin Smith Hall, Kaufmann Auditorium  
Enterprise Engineering Colloquium: Danny Brundage ‘74 M.Eng. ‘75 (Clarity Learning Solutions) - Managing Engineering Projects

Enterprise Engineering Colloquium: Danny... 4:30pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Operations Research and Information Engineering, Engineering

Creating great products requires the intelligent application of people, time and resources. This talk will cover some of the joys and potential perils of...

Phillips Hall, 101  
Veterinary Senior Seminars

Veterinary Senior Seminars 4:30pm

Seminar / College of Veterinary Medicine

Emma Ehrlich - "Cecal Dilation in a Six-year-old Holstein Cow" Alison Stout - "Rehabilitation in an 8-year-old Tetraparetic Labrador Retriever" Linda Paul...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, Lecture Hall 3  
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  
Balch Hall Community Dinner

Balch Hall Community Dinner 5:30pm

Food/Catering / Dean of Students

Hosted by FIR Paul Merrill every Wednesday at Appel on the third floor. Join your fellow residents, residential staff, faculty, and special guests. Balch...

Appel Commons, North Star Eatery - 3rd floor  
Native Plants for Bird Habitat

Native Plants for Bird Habitat 6pm

Class/ Workshop

Native plants play an important role in supporting healthy ecosystems. Join Master Gardener volunteers Mary Squyres and Mary Kirkwyland for this class on how...

CCE-Tompkins Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue Ithaca, NY 14850-3555  
'Parallel Time' reading & discussion with playwright Bashar Murkus

'Parallel Time' reading & discussion with... 7pm

Reading, Theatre / Near Eastern Studies, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Department of Performing and Media Arts

Parallel Time A New Play by Bashar Murkus translated and directed by Rebekah Maggor A disturbingly humorous new play about life behind bars for a group...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Film Forum  
Moonlight

Moonlight 7:15pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Studies, LGBT Resource Center, Africana Studies and Research Center

2016 > USA > Directed by Barry Jenkins With Mahershala Ali, Janelle Monae, Kevin Sanderson, Jharrell Jerome, Trevante Rhodes, Andre Holland Academy Award...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Korean Language Program Showcase

Korean Language Program Showcase 7:30pm

Cultural / Asian Studies, East Asia Program

The Korean Language Program will host the 8th annual showcase, funded by the Joh Foundation. Students from different levels of Korean language courses will...

Goldwin Smith Hall, 132 HEC Auditorium  
CU Music: CU Jazz ensemble

CU Music: CU Jazz ensemble 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Cornell University Jazz Ensemble; Paul Merrill, director.

Barnes Hall, Auditorium  
Psycho

Psycho 9:40pm

Film, Special Event / Cornell Cinema

Due to a scheduling snafu, our screening of Psycho, originally scheduled for Friday, April 28, has been moved to Wed, May 10th at 9:40pm in Willard Straight...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Wednesday, May 10