Events

Friday, May 5

"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 Textile Revue

2017 4-H Textile Revue

CCE Erie

2017 Erie County 4-H Textile Review Friday, May 5, 2017 Greenfield Court and Manor, Lancaster Registration closes Sunday, April 23, 2017 Tentative...

 
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  
AABP Rounds

AABP Rounds 7am

Dr. Guard will be presenting cases and cow tales from the ambulatory service. This event is sponsored by the GPSAFC and is open to the entire Cornell...

Vet Education Center, C2-537  
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  
Jerry Lim: Eat Well to Keep Fit, Missing You and Forget Me Not

Jerry Lim: Eat Well to Keep Fit, Missing You... 8am

Exhibit / Art

Eat well to keep fit, Missing you and forget me not is the thesis exhibition for Jerry Lim (M.F.A. '17).

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  
Na Chainkua Reindorf: Screen

Na Chainkua Reindorf: Screen 8am

Exhibit / Art

SCREEN is the thesis exhibition for Na Chainkua Reindorf (M.F.A. '17).

Experimental Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
Truss Days

Truss Days 8am

Charity/Fundraiser

Join Habitat for Humanity at Cornell to build roof trusses for use in a home in Ithaca! Building will take place 8 AM - 5 PM, Monday, May 1st - Friday, May...

Ho Plaza  
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  
Graduate Student Symposium 2017

Graduate Student Symposium 2017 9am

Symposium / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Society for the Humanities

Digital Spaces: A Humanities Symposium The 2nd Annual Cornell Digital Humanities Graduate Student Symposium is designed to be energizing, sociable, and...

Olin Library, 703  
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  
Exhibition of New Work by AAP NYC B.F.A. Students: Ff

Exhibition of New Work by AAP NYC B.F.A.... 9:35am

Exhibit / Art

This exhibition features work made during the spring 2017 B.F.A. semester at AAP NYC for ART 3003, a studio class taught by visiting critic Beverly Semmes....

AAP NYC  
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  
“Natural Variation In Plant Circadian Clock Function    ” Robert McClung

“Natural Variation In Plant Circadian Clock... 11:15am

Seminar / Plant Biology, Sustainability

C. Robertson McClung Professor, Department of Biological Sciences Dartmouth website The ability of an organism to measure time is the product of a cellular...

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  
Side by Side Encuentros/Encounters: Holding Homes Together Dialogue (Women/Migration)

Side by Side Encuentros/Encounters: Holding... 12pm

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  
Sex gone viral - or, did virus fusogens start the sexual revolution?

Sex gone viral - or, did virus fusogens start... 12:15pm

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

Ted Clark, Ph.D. Professor of Parasitology and Immunology Department of Microbiology & Immunology Cornell...

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
Systems Seminar/Ezra's Round Table: Yinlun Huang (Wayne State) - Sustainability and sustainable development: A control perspective

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

Seminar / College of Engineering, Systems Engineering, Sustainability, Engineering

Depletion of nonrenewable resources, global warming, air, water, and soil pollution, excessive population growth have challenged societies globally. This has...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253  
AWARE Seminar Series: “When Development Means Sensitization: Ghanaian Women’s Perspectives on NGO Economies of Value”

AWARE Seminar Series: “When Development Means... 12:20pm

Seminar / Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Anthropology, International Programs

As part of the Spring 2017 AWARE Seminar Series, Saida Hodžić will present on research conducted in Ghana.

Mann Library, 102  
Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series 12:20pm

Seminar / Psychology

"The Role of Emotion Regulation in Coping with Stress: Reappraisal as a Protective Factor" presented by Iris B. Mauss, Department of Psychology, University...

Uris Hall, 202  
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  
LEPP Theory Seminar: Daniel Kapec, Harvard

LEPP Theory Seminar: Daniel Kapec, Harvard 12:30pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

A 2D Stress Tensor for 4D Gravity Abstract: It has been conjectured that the S-matrix for quantum gravity in four-dimensional Minkowski space has a Virasoro...

Physical Sciences Building, 401  
Stevie Klaark: Born Under a Bad Sign

Stevie Klaark: Born Under a Bad Sign 12:50pm

Exhibit / Art

Born Under a Bad Sign is the thesis exhibition for Stevie Klaark (M.F.A. '17).

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
CLASSE Seminar: Mikhail Noginov, Norfolk State University

CLASSE Seminar: Mikhail Noginov, Norfolk State... 1pm

Seminar / CHESS, CLASSE

"Control of Physical Phenomena with Metamaterials" Abstract: Plasmonic nanostructures, metamaterials and resonant nanocavities enable unparalleled control...

Wilson Synchrotron Lab, 3rd Floor Commons  
Fei Fang,"Game-Theoretic Approaches for Sustainability Challenges"

Fei Fang,"Game-Theoretic Approaches for... 1:30pm

Lecture / Computer Science, Computing and Information Science

Fei Fang, Friday, May 5, 1:30 EDT, 5:30 UTC Computational Sustainability Seminar #10 Title: Game-Theoretic Approaches for Sustainability Challenges ...

virtual Zoom webinar, connect from any device, https://cornell.zoom.us/webinar/register/813c381c44572cbc8c34be5db4a05ad8  
Clayton Skidmore: Picnic

Clayton Skidmore: Picnic 2:10pm

Exhibit / Art

Picnic is the M.F.A. thesis exhibition for Clayton Skidmore (M.F.A. '17).

Olive Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
BME 7900 seminar - Valarie Weaver

BME 7900 seminar - Valarie Weaver 2:30pm

Seminar / Biomedical Engineering, Engineering

For our last seminar of the Spring semester, we will be hosting Dr. Valerie Weaver from the University of California-San Francisco. She is the Director of...

Weill Hall, 226  
ECE/EDS Seminar with Aurelien David, Chief Scientist, Soraa

ECE/EDS Seminar with Aurelien David, Chief... 2:45pm

Seminar / Electrical and Computer Engineering

Title: The Physics of High-Efficiency GaN LEDs Speaker: Aurelien David, Chief Scientist at Soraa Abstract: Significant Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are...

Phillips Hall, 233  
Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series 3pm

Seminar / CVM - Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

"Comparative Epigenomics: The Essential Exploration of the Canine Lymphoma Epigenome", presented by Dr. Angela McCleary-Wheeler, DVM, PhD, Assistant...

College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University, C2537 Clinical Programs Center  
LEPP Journal Club: David Schmitz, Fermilab

LEPP Journal Club: David Schmitz, Fermilab 3pm

Seminar / Physics, LEPP, CLASSE

The Short-Baseline Neutrino Physics Program at Fermilab Abstract: The Short-Baseline Neutrino (SBN) program has been designed to address a series of past...

Physical Sciences Building, 301  
Philosophy Department Discussion Club

Philosophy Department Discussion Club 3pm

Lecture / Philosophy

Visiting speaker Alex King (University of Buffalo)

Stimson Hall, 206  
CAM Colloquium:  Karen Willcox (MIT) - Data to decisions via multifidelity modeling and adaptive reduced models

CAM Colloquium: Karen Willcox (MIT) - Data to... 3:30pm

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

The next generation of complex engineered systems will be endowed with sensors and computing capabilities that enable new design concepts and new modes of...

Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 655  
CCCC - Clarence Lee

CCCC - Clarence Lee 3:30pm

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

The Cornell Classical Chinese Colloquium's last speaker of the semester will be Cornell University's own Clarence Lee, giving a talk entitled, "Reading...

Kroch Library, Cho Room, B59  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science and Sustainability (BESS) Seminar Series: Bill Riley

Biogeochemistry, Environmental Science and... 4pm

BESS seminar series welcomes Bill Riley, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Title: Next Generation Representation of Coupled Carbon and Nutrient...

Morison Room, A106 Corson Hall, A106 Corson Hall  
MBG Friday Seminar with Frederick Hughson

MBG Friday Seminar with Frederick Hughson 4pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology and Genetics and Chris Fromme will be hosting Dr. Frederick Hughson, Professor of Molecular Biology at Princeton University for his "Know...

Biotechnology Building, G-10  
Meet Pres. Pollack and VP Lombardi!

Meet Pres. Pollack and VP Lombardi! 4pm

Student and Campus Life

Join Cornell President Martha E. Pollack and Vice President for Student and Campus Life Ryan T. Lombardi this Friday afternoon for an open Meet & Greet! Dr....

Willard Straight Hall, Art Gallery  
Bernd Lambert Lecture and Master Class with Speaker Hugh Raffles

Bernd Lambert Lecture and Master Class with... 4:30pm

Lecture / Anthropology

"Muscovite" In the fall of 1944, my great-aunt, Emma Jonas, was transported from Berlin to the Nazi concentration camp at Theresienstadt. While there, she...

McGraw Hall, 165  
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  
CU Music: Musicology Keynote Lecture 5/5

CU Music: Musicology Keynote Lecture 5/5 5:30pm

Conference/Workshop, Lecture / Department of Music

Westfield Center for Historical Keyboard Studies presents a conference, "Ghosts in the Machine: Technology, History, and Aesthetics of the Player-Piano."...

A. D. White House  
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  
Lavender Graduation 2017

Lavender Graduation 2017 7pm

Ceremony/Observance, Cultural, Special Event / LGBT Resource Center

Lavender Graduation is an inspiring and affirming ceremony that celebrates the achievements of graduating undergraduate and graduate students in the lesbian,...

Klarman Hall, Auditorium and Atrium  
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  
Teszia Belly Dance Troupe's Spring Shimmy Showcase!

Teszia Belly Dance Troupe's Spring Shimmy... 7:30pm

Come enjoy a night of belly dancing by Cornell's one and only belly dance troupe at its annual Spring showcase!

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  
CU Music: Cornell Chorale

CU Music: Cornell Chorale 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Cornell Chorale; Stephen Spinelli, conductor with the Cornell Percussion Ensemble; Michael Sparhuber, director. Features Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, with...

Sage Chapel  
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  

Friday, May 5