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 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  
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  
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  
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  
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  
Ff: 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 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  
“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 class II fusogens start the sexual revolution?

Sex gone viral - or, did class II fusogens... 12:15pm

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

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

Colloquium to be presented by Iris B. Mauss, Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley

202 Uris Hall  
Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series 3pm

Seminar / CVM - Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary College

"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  
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  
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...

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  
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