Events

Friday, August 11

"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 Lake Erie Regional Grape Program Summer Growers’ Conference

2017 Lake Erie Regional Grape Program Summer... 8am

Conference/Workshop

Current topics will be discussed by leaders in the field, geared toward growers and other members of the Lake Erie grape industry

Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Laboratory  
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  
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  
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  
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  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
No Cook Summer Meals with Natural Contents

No Cook Summer Meals with Natural Contents 6pm

Class/ Workshop

Turn the Oven Off! Prepare No-Cook Summer Meals with Natural Contents! Eating local supports farmers in your community and boosts your local economy,...

CCESC Catskills Kitchen  
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  

Friday, August 11