Events

Friday, June 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  
4-H Horse Arena Cleanup

4-H Horse Arena Cleanup

CCE Oneida

Join us on June 9th at the Boonville Oneida County Fair Grounds for some 4-H Arena Cleanup! This is a great way to get your community service for the 4-H...

 
Atlantic Ocean: Bilbao to Paris—European History Cruise, with Barry Strauss

Atlantic Ocean: Bilbao to Paris—European...

Tour / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

The Atlantic Ocean has played an extraordinary role in the history and development of Europe and the world, from the intrepid seafaring adventures of the...

Bilbao, Paris, San Sebastian, St. Malo, La Rochelle, Lorient  
Boonville Fair Arena Clean Up

Boonville Fair Arena Clean Up

CCE Oneida

Join us on June 9th at the Boonville Oneida County Fair Grounds for some 4-H Arena Cleanup! This is a great way to get your community service for the 4-H...

 
D.V.M. Reunion 2017

D.V.M. Reunion 2017 12am

Members of the DVM Classes ending in 2s and 7s - Return to Cornell for Reunion Weekend!

College of Veterinary Medicine  
Italy: Puglia and Matera—Their History, Art, Architecture, and Cuisine, with Jeffrey Blanchard

Italy: Puglia and Matera—Their History, Art,...

Tour / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Originally part of Magna Graecia, Puglia—the amazing heel of Italy's boot—was colonized by the Greeks and later conquered by the Romans. It also hosted...

Italy: Puglia, Matera, Trani, Bari, Lecce, Otranto, Ostuni  
PSC: PSC Reunion Celebration

PSC: PSC Reunion Celebration

Public Service Center, Student and Campus Life

The Public Service Center's Alumni Welcome Reception Friday, June 9, 2017 | 3:00-5:00pm At our new location in: 300 Kennedy Hall 215 Garden Ave,...

 
Small-Scale Dairying Course

Small-Scale Dairying Course

Class/ Workshop

Faculty: Gianaclis Caldwell Running a successful, sustainable, and satisfying farmstead dairy and creamery requires knowledge and skill in the areas of...

Sterling College, 16 Sterling Dr, Craftsbury Common, VT 05827  
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  
Heads of the Hydra: Trophies of Dragon Day

Heads of the Hydra: Trophies of Dragon Day 8am

Exhibit / Architecture

[youtube: fJV7V7IeHQE] Every year in mid-March, in a tradition that goes back more than 100 years, an enormous dragon created by first-year architecture...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
Mapping Urban Sprawl

Mapping Urban Sprawl 8am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Sustainability

This exhibition explores urban growth through historical maps and GIS technology. Open during building hours.

Olin Library, Level B1  
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  
Summer’s Yield: Projects from the Summer Graduate Fellowship in Digital Humanities

Summer’s Yield: Projects from the Summer... 8am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library

Each summer, the Cornell University Library and Society for the Humanities co-sponsor a fellowship in Digital Humanities for Cornell graduate students. Learn...

Olin Library  
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  
CNF Short Course: Technology and Characterization at the NanoScale

CNF Short Course: Technology and... 8:30am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell NanoScale Facility

This intensive 3.5 day short course offered by the Cornell NanoScale Science & Technology Facility, combines lectures and laboratory demonstrations designed...

Phillips Hall, 219  
Biotechnology to Business: Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) Annual Awardees’ Showcase

Biotechnology to Business: Center for Advanced... 9am

Cornell’s Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) offers funding and supports partnerships between Cornell Life Science researchers and New York State...

Biotechnology Building, G-01  
Celebrating 130 Years of Cornell University Engineering Libraries: 1887 - 2017

Celebrating 130 Years of Cornell University... 9am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Engineering Library

Research from archival photographs and early college publications help describe the activities of the earliest engineering librarians and buildings (Sibley,...

Carpenter Hall, First Floor, Library Study Space  
Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the Problem of Objects

Empathy Academy: Social Practice and the... 9am

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... 9am

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  
Genealogy:  Finding your Ancestors Online

Genealogy: Finding your Ancestors Online 9am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Uris Library

The computer and the Internet are powerful tools for genealogy. Let Cornell reference librarians introduce you to basic tools and concepts for discovering...

Uris Library, Uris Library Classroom, Gallery Level  
Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and Private Life in Contemporary Javanese Photography

Identity Crisis: Reflections on Public and... 9am

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  
Mathematics Library Film Festival:  “A Brilliant Madness"

Mathematics Library Film Festival: “A... 9am

Film / Cornell University Library, Mathematics Library

This American Experience film tells the story of mathematician John Nash and was the inspiration for the Academy Award-winning movie “A Beautiful Mind.” ...

Malott Hall, Mathematics Library, Rm 420  
Mathematics Library: Old Math Toys & Books Display

Mathematics Library: Old Math Toys & Books... 9am

Exhibit, Special Event / Cornell University Library, Mathematics, Mathematics Library

Department of Mathematics Chair Professor Ravi Ramakrishna ‘88 will have a number of old books that were required in the first few years of Cornell for those...

Malott Hall, Mathematics Library, Rm 420  
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  
The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I

The War to End All Wars: Artists and World War I 9am

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  
Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context

Wake the Form: Artists’ Books in Context 9am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Cornell University Library, Johnson Museum of Art, Fine Arts Library, Kroch Library

This exhibition explores the art of the book with a display of fine printing, artists’ books, and other rare editions drawn from Cornell’s collections....

Kroch Library, Hirshland Exhibition Gallery, Level 2B  
Walking Portrait Tour

Walking Portrait Tour 9am

Exhibit / Cornell University Library, Mathematics Library

Have you ever wondered whose portraits are hanging in the Math Library? Take a quick self-guided walking tour to find out! Handouts to start the tour...

Malott Hall, Mathematics Library, Rm 420  
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  
Anthropology Collections Open House

Anthropology Collections Open House 10am

Exhibit / Anthropology

Department of Anthropology Collections Open House during Reunion Weekend. McGraw Hall, room 150, 10:00 AM -1 PM Free and open to all. The Anthropology...

McGraw Hall, 150  
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  
Reunion 2017: Class of 1962 Art Exhibition

Reunion 2017: Class of 1962 Art Exhibition 10am

Exhibit / Art

The Cornell class of 1962 will be exhibiting artwork in the Bibliowicz Family Gallery in Milstein Hall from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on June 8 and 9. On Saturday,...

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
Sound and Feather: How Media Specimens Are Revolutionizing Modern Ornithology

Sound and Feather: How Media Specimens Are... 10am

Lecture / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Neurobiology and Behavior, Sustainability, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

For centuries ornithological research has relied on the study of specimens to reveal the ecology, life histories and evolution of birds. Today we can also...

Mann Library, Stern Seminar Room (Room 160)  
The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago

The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago 10am

Exhibition

Exhibition On-Display May 19th through September 4th, 2017 Travelling from the Idaho Museum of Natural History "The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago" exhibition...

Museum of the Earth  
Wildlife Health Cornell: Because We Need Nature, and Nature Needs Us

Wildlife Health Cornell: Because We Need... 10am

Panel Discussion / Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences

Join Cornell's internationally-renowned wildlife health experts for a thought-provoking discussion on the challenges of saving wildlife and wild places....

Alice Statler Auditorium  
Exhibit Reception: Around the World & Back--Building Nature Collections Through Exploration

Exhibit Reception: Around the World &... 11am

Exhibit, Food/Catering / Cornell University Library, Mann Library, Neurobiology and Behavior, Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Cornell alumni, the Cornell community and the Ithaca area public are cordially invited to a reception in celebration of the new exhibit, Around the World and...

Mann Library, Mann Gallery  
Writing with Scrivener

Writing with Scrivener 11am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Uris Library

Are you writing a book? Scrivener is inexpensive software that can help plan, organize, and manage your writing. Learn about its powerful features with...

Uris Library, Uris Library Classroom, Gallery Level  
Making it at the Library: 3D Printing and Other Production Technologies at Cornell University Library

Making it at the Library: 3D Printing and Other... 11:30am

Special Event, Class/ Workshop, Presentation / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

The library has always been a place where new ideas are produced. But what about new technologies that enable the production of physical things? Cornell...

Mann Library, Lobby  
Design Connect: Spring 2017 Project Exhibition

Design Connect: Spring 2017 Project Exhibition 1pm

Exhibit / Architecture, City and Regional Planning

Design Connect is a multidisciplinary, student-run, community design organization housed in the Department of City and Regional Planning. Each semester, four...

West Sibley Exhibition Hallway, West Sibley Hall  
Map & Geospatial Information Collection Open House

Map & Geospatial Information Collection... 1:30pm

Special Event / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library, Sustainability

Located on the lower level of Olin Library, the Maps and Geospatial Information Collection includes over 500,000 maps, as well as books, atlases, and...

Olin Library, Level B1  
M.F.A. Group Show: Reunion Exhibition

M.F.A. Group Show: Reunion Exhibition 1:40pm

Exhibit / Art

M.F.A. Group Show: Reunion Exhibition features work from current M.F. A. students Kate Huffman (M.F.A. '18), Kaleb Hunkele (M.F.A. '18), Alex Jahani (M.F.A....

Experimental Gallery and Olive Tjaden Gallery, Tjaden Hall  
Charlotte’s Archives: Telling Stories with Artifacts

Charlotte’s Archives: Telling Stories with... 2pm

Special Event, Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

Best for elementary age children and their parents, but all are welcome. (Limited seating) Are you ready to be a history detective? Using items from the...

Kroch Library, Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Level 2B  
Historic Walking Tour of Uris, Olin, and Kroch Libraries

Historic Walking Tour of Uris, Olin, and Kroch... 2pm

Tour / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library

What is a library? These three buildings—built in three different eras—yield multiple answers to this question. Join us as we walk through the rooms where...

Uris Library, Tour begins in front of Uris Library  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
2017 Reunion Weekend

2017 Reunion Weekend 5pm

Ceremony/Observance / ILR School

We hope you'll join us! ILR Dean’s Reception on Friday June 9th from 5-7pm in the lower ILR courtyard. No RSVP needed ILR Breakfast on Saturday June 10th...

ILR Conference Center  
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  
Fuertes Observatory Public Open House

Fuertes Observatory Public Open House 8pm

Special Event / Astronomy

The Cornell Astronomical Society will host public open house nights at the 100 year old Fuertes Observatory every Friday evening from 8pm to midnight...

Fuertes Observatory  
CU Music: Chorus and Glee Club Reunion 2017 concert

CU Music: Chorus and Glee Club Reunion 2017... 9:15pm

Music, Special Event, Performance / Department of Music

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club and their alumni; Robert Isaacs, conductor, present the Reunion 2017 concert. Alumni from every generation combine...

Bailey Hall  

Friday, June 9