Events

Tuesday, July 18

"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  
CAU summer program: Focus on Aesthetics—A Photography Workshop, led by Jessica Evett

CAU summer program: Focus on Aesthetics—A...

Class/ Workshop / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Designed for novice digital photographers, this class will focus on camera use and the aesthetics of photography. A fine and well-traveled photographer,...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: Real Cooking for Real People, led by Therese O'Connor

CAU summer program: Real Cooking for Real...

Class/ Workshop / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

How best to braise, roast, sauté, and bake succulent fare? Therese O'Connor, director of training for Cornell Dining and a wonderful chef and teacher, will...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: Sharia—The Origins and Workings of Islamic Law, led by David Powers

CAU summer program: Sharia—The Origins and...

Seminar / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Based on the Quran and the sayings of the prophet Muhammad, sharia—Islamic law—deals not only with crime, politics, marriage, divorce, inheritance, trade,...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Upstate New York, led by Nancy Green

CAU summer program: The Arts and Crafts...

Seminar / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

The A. David Tobin Seminar in the Arts The Arts and Crafts movement, with its enormous influence on the fine and decorative arts in Europe and America in...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: The Golf Clinic, led by Matt Baughan

CAU summer program: The Golf Clinic, led by...

Class/ Workshop / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Led by head men's coach Matt Baughan, CAU's golf clinic will include daily group work and individual instruction in shot execution (and rules) as well as in...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: The Personal Essay—A Writing Workshop, led by Charles Green

CAU summer program: The Personal Essay—A...

Writing the personal essay—the informal or familiar or genuine essay—is a wonderful means of exploring what really matters to you. In this class, you'll...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: The Search for Self in Literature and Psychology, led by Harry Segal

CAU summer program: The Search for Self in...

Seminar / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

What exactly is the self? We'll delve deeply into that question with the guidance of Harry Segal, who teaches in Cornell's Department of Psychology and in...

Cornell campus  
CAU summer program: Thrills and Skills, led by David Moriah

CAU summer program: Thrills and Skills, led by...

Class/ Workshop / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Welcome to CAU's more modest version of the ninja warriors! If you're in reasonably good health and blessed with an adventurous spirit, join us for a week to...

Cornell campus  
Certified Milk Inspector School at Cornell University

Certified Milk Inspector School at Cornell...

Class/ Workshop

Cornell University's Department of Food Science in collaboration with NY State Department of Agriculture and Markets, Division of Milk Control, is again...

Cornell University  
Cooking with Children

Cooking with Children

CCE Oneida

Cooking with Children; for Learning, Nutrition and Fitness October 3rd from 6 pm - 7:30 pm at the Canastota Library 102 W Center St, Canastota, NY 13032,...

 
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  
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  
Lea Stagno: Reimagining Traditional Construction Techniques for a Contemporary Crisis

Lea Stagno: Reimagining Traditional... 9am

Exhibit / Architecture

The latest research from Venezuelan-born architect Lea Stagno (M.Arch.II '15) is driven by a unique crisis. In her home country, scarcity and hyperinflation...

AAP NYC  
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  
All for One and One for All: Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

All for One and One for All: Portfolios from... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Whether highlighting a single artist’s trajectory over time or merging the communal efforts of multiple artists around a unified theme or to commemorate a...

Johnson Museum of Art  
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  
Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter

Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

In the late 1950s Robert Richenburg was at the height of his fame as a painter of the New York School, exhibiting most famously alongside Pollock and de...

Johnson Museum of Art  
The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the Soul from the Permanent Collection

The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the... 10am

Exhibit, Exhibition / Johnson Museum of Art

Drawn entirely from the Johnson’s collection, many works are exhibited here for the first time, featuring gifts of Cornell alumni and several artists with...

Johnson Museum of Art  
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  
ILR Online: A Conversation with Professor Nick Salvatore

ILR Online: A Conversation with Professor Nick... 12pm

Webinar / ILR School

This webcast is free of charge and will be closed captioned. Please join us at noon on Tuesday, July 18, for a livestream conversation with Professor Nick...

online  
Mariët Westermann, “The Humanities in the World”

Mariët Westermann, “The Humanities in the World” 2pm

Lecture / Society for the Humanities

Public lecture by Mariët Westermann, Executive Vice President for Programs and Research, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Goldwin Smith Hall, 132  
Introduction to ArcGIS

Introduction to ArcGIS 3:30pm

Class/ Workshop / Cornell University Library, Olin Library, Uris Library

This workshop will familiarize you with some of the basic concepts and features of ArcGIS and some fundamentals of GIS mapping and analysis. You will work...

Uris Library, Classroom  
Mariët Westermann, “The Humanities in the World”

Mariët Westermann, “The Humanities in the World” 4pm

Lecture / Society for the Humanities

Public lecture by Mariët Westermann, Executive Vice President for Programs and Research, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Goldwin Smith Hall, 132  
Drop-In and Volunteer!

Drop-In and Volunteer! 5pm

Field Day / Cornell Botanic Gardens

Tuesdays are drop-in volunteer nights this summer at Cornell Botanic Gardens! Stop by and unwind from your day with some evening weeding therapy. Meet new...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center, Parking Lot  
Thriving With Your Spirited Child

Thriving With Your Spirited Child 6pm

Class/ Workshop / CCE Tompkins

Learn about your child's temperament (and yours), how to develop effective strategies for dealing with temper tantrums, power struggles and other challenging...

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County  
Falling Waters Sampler

Falling Waters Sampler 7:30pm

Music / School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

The Falling Waters Sampler features Ithaca fiddlers Judy Hyman, Tim Ball, and Rick Manning, who teach and perform annually at the Falling Waters Music Camp...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Kiplinger Theater  

Tuesday, July 18