Events

Tuesday, May 9

"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  
Regulations

Regulations

CCE Oneida

Regulations May 16th from 6pm – 7:30pm at the Utica Public Library Why is it important to review the regulations for child care? Where do we find important...

 
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 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  
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  
Joint Physics/Astronomy Colloquium

Joint Physics/Astronomy Colloquium 10am

Seminar / Astronomy, Physics

First Distinguished Carl Sagan Lecture and Joint Physics/Astronomy Colloquium Lord Martin Rees, Royal Astronomer Refreshments: 10:00 am Title: Real and...

Clark Hall, 700  
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  
Engaging NYC: Oral History & Caribbean Partnerships

Engaging NYC: Oral History & Caribbean... 10:10am

Presentation / Africana Studies and Research Center

This event features presentations from undergraduate and graduate students in Professor LaBennett’s Engaging NYC class. The students will present work...

Africana Studies and Research Center, Hoyt Fuller Room  
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  
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  
Stories about Science Impacting Policy: Why Do Science at All?

Stories about Science Impacting Policy: Why Do... 3:30pm

Lecture / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Natural Resources, Sustainability

Chief Scientist of The Nature Conservancy, Hugh Possingham, will share stories about how science has (or has not) had a major impact on environmental policy...

Physical Sciences Building, 120  
Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series - Gabriel Balmus, DVM, PhD

Biomedical Sciences Seminar Series - Gabriel... 4pm

Seminar / Veterinary Biomedical Sciences (deprecated), CVM - Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

Gabriel Balmus, DVM, PhD Postdoctoral Associate, Steve Jackson Laboratory Wellcome Trust/Cancer Research UK Gurdon Institute University of Cambridge Genomic...

Boyce Thompson Institute, Auditorium  
MAE Colloquium: Dr. Jay C. Buckey, Jr., (Dartmouth), "Human Missions to Mars: An Achievable Goal?"

MAE Colloquium: Dr. Jay C. Buckey, Jr.,... 4pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Abstract: This talk will explore why humans should explore Mars, what it takes to get there, and what biomedical challenges we'll need to overcome to travel...

Kimball Hall, B11  
Meet & Repeat: A Pillsbury Institute Speed Networking Event

Meet & Repeat: A Pillsbury Institute Speed... 4:30pm

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

How can you maximize networking opportunities for your entrepreneurial journey in 5,400 seconds? Come to the Meet & Repeat at the Pillsbury Institute! At...

Statler Hall, 291  
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: Percussion Ensemble

CU Music: Percussion Ensemble 8pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Cornell Percussion Ensemble; Michael Sparhuber, director.

Lincoln Hall, B20  
Trivia at the Nines with AC Danielle

Trivia at the Nines with AC Danielle 9:30pm

Come test your trivia knowledge at the Nines and enjoy some deep dish!

William T. Keeton House, Sign-up @ House Office  

Tuesday, May 9