Events

Tuesday, August 29

"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  
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  
Implementing SQF Systems

Implementing SQF Systems 8am

Conference/Workshop / Food Science

Implementing SQF Systems Course, August 28-29, 2017 Two-day course that will give participants an understanding of the SQF Code, how to implement these...

Stocking Hall  
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  
Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian... 9am

Exhibit / Architecture, City and Regional Planning

Borderline Encounters: The American-Canadian Railway presents the collaborative work that Joseph Henry Kennedy Jr. (B.Arch. '15) and Sonny Eric Xu (B.Arch....

Bibliowicz Family Gallery, Milstein Hall  
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  
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  
Application of multi-trait models for genomic selection in African Cassava

Application of multi-trait models for genomic... 12pm

Special Event / Plant Breeding and Genetics

Genomic selection (GS) has become a mature technology for genetic improvement of crops and livestock making use of phenotypic and genomic information. At the...

Plant Science Building, 404  
LASSP and A&EP SEMINAR

LASSP and A&EP SEMINAR 12:20pm

Seminar / LASSP, Applied and Engineering Physics, Physics

Elizabeth Manning, Department of Physics, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, will present seminar. Professor Itai Cohen, host. Seminar Title: Weird...

Clark Hall, 700  
 Rotational Dairy Grazing

Rotational Dairy Grazing 1pm

Organic Valley and NOFA-NY join together to invite participants to learn about the multi-species rotational grazing system. In this FREE field day,...

 
Food Science Graduate Seminar Series

Food Science Graduate Seminar Series 4pm

Seminar / Food Science

Exogenous sources of flavour compounds in red wine Presented by Dimitra Capone, Research Scientist, Australian Wine Research Institute Wine aroma is a...

Stocking Hall, PepsiCo Auditorium (Stocking 146)  
Hasbrouck Welcome Event for Graduate Student and Families

Hasbrouck Welcome Event for Graduate Student... 4pm

Special Event / Off-Campus, Cooperative and Graduate Living, Student and Campus Life, Campus & Community Engagement

The Hasbrouck Welcome Event provides an opportunity for students and their families to learn about campus and community services geared to their needs. ...

Hasbrouck Apartments, Lawn  
MAE Colloquium: Art Kuo, Ph.D., (University of Calgary), "Apoplexic Now: Biomechanics of Locomotion in the Lab and in the Wild"

MAE Colloquium: Art Kuo, Ph.D., (University of... 4pm

Seminar / College of Engineering, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Abstract: A recurring theme in literature is the comfortable bourgeoisie's thirst for adventure. The protagonist is frustrated or bored with their...

Kimball Hall, B11  
Visual Culture Colloquium

Visual Culture Colloquium 4:30pm

College of Arts & Sciences, History of Art and Visual Studies

Mapplethorpe and Indian Miniature Painting: A Common Ground? Natalia DiPietrantonio (Cornell University)

Goldwin Smith Hall, History of Art Gallery  
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  
Auditions for Upcoming Performing & Media Arts' Productions

Auditions for Upcoming Performing & Media... 7pm

Theatre / Department of Performing and Media Arts

Open to all Cornell faculty, staff & students! Auditions for Performing & Media Arts' upcoming productions will take place on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at...

Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Flex Theatre  
Your Name

Your Name 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, East Asia Program

2016 > Japan > Directed by Makoto Shinkai With Ryunosuke Kamiki, Mone Kimishiraishi, Masami Nagasawa High school students Taki and Mitsuha--one, a boy in...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Tuesday, August 29