Events

Saturday, August 19

"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  
Centennial Celebration Dinner Cruise 2017

Centennial Celebration Dinner Cruise 2017

CCE Columbia and Greene

Dinner Cruise - Join us on August 19 as we celebrate our 100th Anniversary. We will board the Marika yacht in Hudson at 6:30pm - cruise from 7:00-9:00pm....

 
Forest Ecology & Management

Forest Ecology & Management

Class/ Workshop / Sustainability

Learn forest ecology and management techniques for eastern woodlands from Farming the Woods co-author Steve Gabriel and renowned elder forester Mike...

Wellspring Forest Farm & School, 6164 Deer Run Ln, Trumansburg, NY 14886  
Owning-Donkeys-Aug

Owning-Donkeys-Aug

CCE Ulster

Join us to learn about Owning Donkeys - more info. at http://ulster.cce.cornell.edu/events/2017/07/15/owning-donkeys-class. Registration for event has CLOSED.

 
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  
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 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  
Dean's Convocation 2017

Dean's Convocation 2017 10:30am

All new undergraduate students and their families are invited to meet the dean, department chairs, college faculty, and staff, as well as other students and...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
Africana Welcome BBQ

Africana Welcome BBQ 11am

Save the date. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity in collaboration with the Africana Studies & Research Center will be hosting a welcome BBQ. More details to follow.

Africana Studies and Research Center  
Guided Gorge Hikes

Guided Gorge Hikes 11am

Tour, Field Day

Come explore Ithaca’s gorges with Cornell’s knowledgeable Gorge Stewards. Have you wondered how the gorges throughout the Finger Lakes were formed? Do you...

Cornell Botanic Gardens  
Tompkins County Bicentennial Walks & Talks: Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts (old Baptist church)

Tompkins County Bicentennial Walks & Talks:... 11am

Cultural, Tour

Stroll and explore selected landmarks in Tompkins County this summer with our local municipal historians! This program will take place on Saturdays and last...

Meet at Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts at 5 McLallen Street. Parking is available.  
Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell... 12pm

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 12pm

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  
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  
Garden Tours

Garden Tours 2pm

Tour

Enjoy a guided tour and discover the beauty and diversity of our numerous gardens, including the Herb Garden, Flower Garden, Groundcover Collection, Tropical...

Brian C. Nevin Welcome Center  
Latin and Ancient Greek Placement Exam

Latin and Ancient Greek Placement Exam 3pm

Classics

Latin and Ancient Greek: The placement test is scheduled for Saturday, August 19, at 3:00pm in 142 Goldwin Smith Hall. You will need to know your Cornell ID...

Goldwin Smith Hall, 142  
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  
CU Music: Choral Showcase

CU Music: Choral Showcase 4pm

Music, Performance / Department of Music

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club; Robert Isaacs, conductor. “Choral Showcase” features two of Cornell’s top choral ensembles and their a cappella...

Sage Chapel  
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  

Saturday, August 19