Events

Saturday, August 5

"what lies beneath" wood art hosted by Cornell Botanic Gardens

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...

CAU summer program: Bike the Finger Lakes—Advanced, with Rob Cook

Rob Cook and COE staff members will lead strong intermediate and advanced cyclists on extended daily tours of the Finger Lakes region. These road warriors...

CAU summer program: Gorgeous Gorges of the Finger Lakes, led by Warren Allmon

Ithaca's spectacular gorges are among the most fossil-rich places on Earth, providing abundant evidence of our prehistoric past. Leading our exploration of...

CAU summer program: How Modern Architecture Shapes Our World, led by Roberta Moudry

City blocks of glass and steel and homes with open-concept layouts, efficient kitchens, and a place to store our cars: how did these become our architectural...

CAU summer program: The Jewish American Experience, led by Glenn Altschuler and Ross Brann

The Kathy Dwyer Marble '63, MAT '65, CAU Seminar From 1880 to 1920, millions of Eastern European Jews, seeking opportunity and freedom from persecution,...

CAU summer program: The Science and Magic of Fractals, led by Mircea Pitici and Severin Drix

Fractals, seemingly magical, are geometric objects that exhibit self-similar patterns at every scale. Though they abound in nature, mathematicians have only...

CAU summer program: The Tennis Clinic, with Anda Perianu

We're delighted that Anda Perianu—tennis player extraordinaire and talented and personable coach—will lead this intensive clinic at the state-of-the-art Reis...

CAU summer program: Throwing Clay—A Pottery Studio Workshop, led by Julia Dean

This class is designed for those who've had experience creating wheel-thrown pottery, as well as those who've only dreamed of doing so. It will take place at...

Make your own Jam and Pickles

Click here to register for Make your own Jam and Pickles. Saturday August 5th 2017 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Camp Herrlich 101 Deacon Smith Hill Rd,...

The Magic of Mushrooms

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...

All for One and One for All: Portfolios from the Permanent Collection

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...

Garden & Arboretum Hike

Take it outside on this extended hike through the diverse plant collections and landscapes of the Cornell Botanic Gardens. Experience the beautiful gardens,...

Robert Richenburg: Abstract Expressionist Painter

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...

The Best Way to Prepare Bananas: Fruits of the Soul from the Permanent Collection

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...

The Buzz Saw Sharks of Long Ago

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...

Around the World and Back: Building Cornell Nature Collections Through Exploration

For centuries, biological specimens have made key insights in the life sciences possible. Now, new technologies—from chemical and genetic sampling that help...

Mark Catesby: Naturalist in North America

Mark Catesby, an English naturalist of the 18th century, remains a mysterious figure despite his tall stature amongst scientists of his day. His seminal...

Garden Tours

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

Celebrating Common Ground: Discovering Weeds, Soil Health, and Diversity at the Incubator Farm.

Groundswell Incubator Farm hosts a fascinating cultural exchange of soil and science, weeds, and words at this field day. Learn from Cornell Research...

Saturday, August 5