Events

Wednesday, August 30

"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  
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  
Economics: Coffee & Conversation

Economics: Coffee & Conversation 10am

Meeting, Networking / Economics

During the academic year, the very popular Coffee and Conversation program is held each Wednesday from 10:00am-2:00pm in the lounge. Enjoy free coffee, tea,...

Uris Hall, 477  
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  
Software Development Special Interest Group

Software Development Special Interest Group 10am

Meeting

Join the Software Development SIG (SD-SIG) for its August event. Eric Grysko will present on how various Amazon technologies were used to build the Central...

Mann Library, 102  
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  
Seminar

Seminar 1:15pm

Seminar / Policy Analysis and Management

The Macroeconomic Effects of Government Asset Purchases: Evidence from Postwar US Housing Credit Policy

Mann Library, 102  
Dilmun Hill Work Party

Dilmun Hill Work Party 2pm

Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station

Experience the latest in sustainable agricultural practices and support Dilmun Hill, Cornell’s student-run farm right here on campus. Work alongside...

Dilmun Hill Student Farm (CUAES)  
Get Breakfast or Coffee at the Engaged Cornell Hub

Get Breakfast or Coffee at the Engaged Cornell Hub 2pm

Networking / Education, Public Service Center, Cornell in Washington, Office of Undergraduate Research, Cornell Commitment Office, Engaged Cornell, Office of Engagement Initiatives

Drop by for casual conversation, get your questions answered, and connect with Engaged Cornell Hub staff and student Engaged Ambassadors over a light...

Kennedy Hall, 3rd floor  
Biophysics Colloquium with Guillaume Lambert

Biophysics Colloquium with Guillaume Lambert 4pm

Seminar / LASSP

Guillaume Lambert, Cornell University Host: Jerry Feigenson Quantitative Single-Cell Biophysics Complex behaviors in bacteria (e.g. pathogenicity,...

Clark Hall, 700  
Return From Leave of Absence Orientation

Return From Leave of Absence Orientation 4:30pm

Dean of Students, Student and Campus Life

Want to meet other Cornell students who have also just come back from a leave? Meet other students returning to Cornell, have dinner together and to start...

Willard Straight Hall, Music Room  
Saša Begović: Interventions in Public Space

Saša Begović: Interventions in Public Space 5:15pm

Lecture / Architecture

Saša Begović is a founding partner and principal architect of 3LHD architects, a Croatian-based architecture practice, established in 1994. 3LHD focuses its...

Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium  
The Axe of the Spoiler

The Axe of the Spoiler 5:30pm

Lecture / Cornell Botanic Gardens

William and Jane Torrence Harder Lecture Ishion Hutchinson Poet and winner of the National Book Critics Circle award, Meringoff Sesquicentennial Fellow,...

Kennedy Hall, Call Auditorium  
The Red Turtle

The Red Turtle 7pm

Film / Cornell Cinema

2016 > Japan/France > Directed by Michael Dudok de Wit Studio Ghibli's first collaboration with an outside animator is a dialogue-free story about a...

Willard Straight Theatre  
Ansatz "Building a Life Worth Living"

Ansatz "Building a Life Worth Living" 7:15pm

Lecture, Networking, Class/ Workshop, Presentation

Hans Bethe House’s weekly after-dinner conversation hour. House Professor Julia Thom-Levy hosts a special guest each Wednesday evening at 7:15pm. The format...

Hans Bethe House, 125 Professor's Apt.  
Solaris

Solaris 8:45pm

Film / Cornell Cinema, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Russian Language Program

1972 > USSR > Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky With Donatas Banionis, Yuri Jarvet A Russian psychologist investigates strange goings-on in a space station and is...

Willard Straight Theatre  

Wednesday, August 30