Events

Friday, August 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  
EnoCERT 202: Tasting Room Sales Strategies

EnoCERT 202: Tasting Room Sales Strategies

Conference/Workshop / Food Science

Overview: Most consumers’ first contact with the New York wine industry is in a tasting room, so understanding consumer interests, motivations, and...

FInger Lakes Community College Viticulture and Wine Technology Center  
Intro to Seneca Produce Auction

Intro to Seneca Produce Auction

CCE Seneca

Calling all canners and preservers! Did you know you can purchase large amounts of quality local produce? Join us on Friday, August 18th at 9:30 AM for an...

 
Movers and Shakers

Movers and Shakers

Greek Movers & Shakers is a program that allows fraternity and sorority students to help first-year students move into their residence hall when they arrive...

North Campus  
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  
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS) Symposium

Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS) Symposium 8am

Symposium / College of Veterinary Medicine, CVM - Research & Graduate Education

The 16th annual BBS Symposium titled "Technology and Health Trends: Inspire, Interact, Innovate! will feature Keynote - Dr. Theresa Bernardo of the...

Stocking Hall, Conference Center & PepsiCo Auditorium  
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  
Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence

Rebecca Rutstein: Convergence 8am

Exhibit / Art

Convergence is a survey of Philadelphia-based artist Rebecca Rutstein's (B.F.A. '93) recent work that explores geometric abstraction inspired by science,...

John Hartell Gallery, Sibley Dome  
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  
CIT Training: Skype for Business & Zoom Basics

CIT Training: Skype for Business & Zoom... 10am

Class/ Workshop / CIT

This session is intended to give participants an overview of the Skype for Business and Zoom communication tools. At the end of the session, participants...

120 Maple Ave, Training Room 150  
Dissection of the genetics and mechanisms conferring resistance to Fusarium verticillioides in maize

Dissection of the genetics and mechanisms... 10am

Special Event / Plant Breeding and Genetics

The fungus Fusarium verticillioides causes Fusarium ear rot (FER) and produces the mycotoxin fumonisin in maize, reducing yields and harming human and animal...

Emerson Hall, 135  
Mann Library Tour

Mann Library Tour 10am

Tour / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Get to know Mann! Take a 30-minute tour to find out what makes this—in the words of our patrons—the best place to discover 10 million new ideas in the...

Mann Library, Mann Lobby  
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 Arboretum En Plein Air

The Arboretum En Plein Air 10am

Class/ Workshop / Cornell Botanic Gardens

Learn to sketch and paint the landscape en plein air (“in the open air”) from different locations in the F.R. Newman Arboretum. Bring a hat, bag lunch or...

F.R. Newman Arboretum  
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  
Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris 10am

Tour / Cornell University Library, Orientation, Olin Library, Kroch Library, Uris Library

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Uris Library, Upper Lobby  
Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare Books & Manuscripts, Kroch Library

Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare... 10:40am

Tour / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

Cornell’s richest historical treasures live underground in Kroch Library, home to the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, photographs, and archives. The...

Kroch Library, Rotunda on top floor  
Introduction to Academic Libraries in the United States

Introduction to Academic Libraries in the... 11am

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

For international students with little or no experience using academic libraries in the U.S. Learn about U.S. academic libraries and how to use Cornell’s...

Olin Library, 106G  
CIT Training: Using Microsoft Windows 10

CIT Training: Using Microsoft Windows 10 1pm

Class/ Workshop / CIT

In this course, participants will learn the features and functionality of the Windows 10 operating system for professional and personal use. This course is...

120 Maple Ave., Training Room 150  
Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris 1pm

Tour / Cornell University Library, Orientation, Olin Library, Kroch Library, Uris Library

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Uris Library, Upper Lobby  
Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare Books & Manuscripts, Kroch Library

Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare... 1:40pm

Tour / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

Cornell’s richest historical treasures live underground in Kroch Library, home to the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, photographs, and archives. The...

Kroch Library, Rotunda on top floor  
Engineering Library Meet n’ Greet!

Engineering Library Meet n’ Greet! 2pm

Special Event / Cornell University Library, Engineering Library

Come grab some cookies and lemonade, meet your librarians, and mingle with other students and faculty members in Engineering. See a 3D printer and make your...

Carpenter Hall  
Get Started with Library Research @ Cornell

Get Started with Library Research @ Cornell 2pm

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

Save time and learn how to get the most out of the Cornell Library with a hands-on session about using databases, the library catalog, and print materials...

Uris Library, Classroom  
Mann Library Tour

Mann Library Tour 2pm

Tour / Cornell University Library, Mann Library

Get to know Mann! Take a 30-minute tour to find out what makes this—in the words of our patrons—the best place to discover 10 million new ideas in the...

Mann Library, Mann Lobby  
Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series 3pm

Seminar / CVM - Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

"Technology and Health Trends: Inspire, Interact, Innovate!" Presented by Dr. Theresa Bernardo, IDEXX Chair in Emerging Technologies and Bond Centered Animal...

Stocking Hall, PepsiCo Auditorium  
Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris

Walking Tours of Olin, Kroch, and Uris 3pm

Tour / Cornell University Library, Orientation, Olin Library, Kroch Library, Uris Library

Home to the social sciences and humanities collections, these three libraries offer services, collections, and facilities for the entire Cornell community....

Uris Library, Upper Lobby  
GSPS

GSPS 3:30pm

Seminar / Astronomy

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Space Sciences Building, 622  
Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare Books & Manuscripts, Kroch Library

Exploring Cornell University Library’s Rare... 3:40pm

Tour / Cornell University Library, Kroch Library

Cornell’s richest historical treasures live underground in Kroch Library, home to the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, photographs, and archives. The...

Kroch Library, Rotunda on top floor  
Get Started with Library Research @ Cornell

Get Started with Library Research @ Cornell 4pm

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

Save time and learn how to get the most out of the Cornell Library with a hands-on session about using databases, the library catalog, and print materials...

Uris Library, Classroom  
MBG Friday Seminar With Bik Tye

MBG Friday Seminar With Bik Tye 4pm

Seminar / Molecular Biology and Genetics

Cornell Molecular Biology and Genetics will be hosting Dr. Bik Tye for her "From Cryo-EM Structures to Molecular Mechanisms in DNA Replication" seminar....

Weill Hall, 226  
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  

Friday, August 18