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Thursday, February 15

2018 Winter Lecture Series

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71st Northeastern Corn Improvement Conference

Plan on joining us for the 71st Northeastern Corn Improvement Conference (NECIC) on February 15-16, 2018. The conference will be held at the Boyce Thompson...

Art@BTI: Juxtaposition of Light and Texture by Nancy V. Ridenour

On display through March 2018 at the Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI) The photography showcased as part of Art@BTI covers a wide range of approaches to...

Enchanted Asia

Do you have a lucky charm? Before embarking on a course of action do you say a special mantra, check your astrological chart or perform a small ritual? If...

February - Youth Development Project Series 2018

Simple Sewing! 4-H Youth Development February Project February 15, 2018 6:30-8:30p.m. This workshop is one in a series of workshops offered by the Erie...

Making Basic Maple Confections 2018

Making Basic Maple Confections February 15, 2018 Franklin County Courthouse Kitchen Conference Room 355 West Main Street Time: 6:00pm-8:30pm Cost: ...

Market Strategies for Retail & Wholesale

Session for veggie, fruit, value-added and general producers. Presenter are Lindsey Pashow Ag Business Development & Marketing Specialist for Harvest NY and...

 Fight To the Beginning: The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage in New York

Mann Library’s exhibit: Fight To the Beginning: The Struggle for Women’s Suffrage in New York is about the struggle to enact woman suffrage in the Empire...

Doug Hall: In Silence

This exhibition brings together excerpts from four different bodies of Doug Hall's work spanning more than 20 years and exploring the theme of archives...

Go Figure: The Fashion Silhouette & the Female Form

Curated by Rachel Doran ('19), "Go Figure: The Fashion Silhouette & the Female Form" explores perceptions and representations of Euro-American beauty ideals...

Group Show: Night Light

Night Light is a collection of works from ART 3604: Alternative Processes taught by Professor Jean Locey in fall 2017. Featured students are: Briana Coleman...

ILRAA: The Growing Use of Employment Arbitration to Settle Employment and Equal Rights Cases: Good or Bad?

Discussion and breakfast with Professor Harry Katz The Growing Use of Employment Arbitration to Settle Employment and Equal Rights Cases: Good or...

Sweep of Light: Scanner Photography and the Art of Horticulture

A collaboration between the Horticulture Section of the Cornell School of Integrative Plant Science (SIPS) and Mann Library, A Sweep of Light celebrates the...

William Lim: The Architect and His Collection

William Lim (B.Arch. '81, M.Arch. '82) is founder and managing director of CL3 Architects, an architecture and interior design firm renowned for its...

Group Show: A Lot of Good Things, A Lot of Bad Things

A Lot of Good Things, A Lot of Bad Things is a group show featuring new work from Rudlings Collective, a group including second-year M.F.A. students Kaleb...

Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) For Human Food

This 2.5 day course will fulfill FDA Requirements for FSMA Qualified Individual Training through the Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance and AFDO. The...

Helena Rong and Jessica Jiang: Chasing Japan-ness: Japan's Disposable Housing Typology

"Japan-ness," a term coined by Arata Isozaki, in the context of architectural identity is inseparable from the cognizance of impermanence. Rapid economic...

Justin Wadge: Baroque Libraries: The Journey to Getting Lost in a Book

To write a book is to allow an outsider into a part of your mind, a part you believe is worth sharing. To read a book is to have a piece of someone else, to...

The World Bewitch’d: Visions of Witchcraft from the Cornell Collections

The exhibition “The World Bewitch’d” explores the origins and spread of the belief in witchcraft across Europe. It features rare and unique books and...

Debating Art: Chinese Intellectuals at the Crossroads

During the first half of the twentieth century, the movement to “modernize” China was led by Chinese intellectuals who considered aesthetic education and the...

Drawing the Line: 150 Years of European Artists on Paper

This exhibition highlights the variety of drawings from the Johnson Museum’s permanent collection by European artists from the 19th to the mid-20th century,...

Highlights from the Collection: 45 Years at the Johnson

This exhibition celebrates the forty-fifth anniversary of the Johnson Museum, which opened on May 23, 1973. The building, designed by I. M. Pei and made...

Matthew Weinstein: The Living End

A quintessential postmodern artist, Matthew Weinstein draws on film, politics, philosophy, popular culture, music, and literature of all kinds to locate his...

The Greater WNY Vegetable Farming Collaborative Teach-In

For those of you who aren’t old enough to remember, a Teach-In was a popular form of sharing information and educating. A historical definition is as...

Some Economics of Water Quality in Agricultural Landscapes

Over two decades ago, the NOAA Blue Ribbon panel suggested that stated preference methods should undergo rigorous tests of their capability to produce...

Making It Happen: Profitability and Success

Hudson Valley AgriBusiness Development Corporation (HVADC) will be hosting a two-part workshop program “Making It Happen: Profitability and Success,”...

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series

"The Peoples of the World, Compared: A New Subject of Knowledge and Its Local Roots in Early Bangkok" Matt Reeder, PhD Candidate, Department of History,...

Soup & Hope with Amy Kohut and Carol James

The 11th annual winter series of stories to nourish a spirit of hope! Over the past 10 years, more than 50 speakers – encompassing a wide range of Cornell...

Private Military Contractors: Characteristics of a Growing Market and Implications for Accountability and Human Rights

Dario Azzellini, PhD in Sociology and in Political Science, and Visiting Research Fellow at the ILR School, Cornell University, will speak at 12:15 p.m. in...

Energy Engineering Seminar: K. Max Zhang

Energy and the Environment: Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns Engineering in a social context and the roles of Cornell engineers This talk goes through...

Fashion Police: Using Anthropology to Navigate Fashion’s Cultural Politics

Mikaila Brown is the founder and CEO of The Common Thread Project (TCTP), a company that practices applied, fashion anthropology. Founded in 2015, The Common...

Increasing the sustainability of maize cropping using Adapt-N: Model performance and applications to environmental policies

Routine application of N fertilizers to maize production systems in the U.S has led to well-documented environmental problems and social costs. There is a...

The Joyce Lindower Wolitzer '76 and Steven Wolitzer Nutrition Seminar

Nutrition Seminar by Catherine Bertini "Maximizing research findings by connecting research to policy change"

Anthropology Day

Anthropology Day is Feb. 15, 2018. Anthropology Day is celebrated world-wide and is organized by the American Anthropological Association...

Farm Transition/Succession Planning Webinar

Farm Transition Planning is a topic that every ag business farm owner/operator will have to face as they wind down their career. It is also an easy topic to...

IAD Seminar: African Farmers’ Food Systems: The Future of Food (Carol B. Thompson)

Carol B. Thompson, Professor emerita of Political Economy at Northern Arizona University, has worked on issues of food sovereignty in Southern Africa for...

Endnote Workshop

Endnote is an easy-to-use citation management tool that helps you store, organize & cite your research. This hands-on introductory workshop will cover the...

Work Authorization for International Students

ISSO staff will discuss the work authorization process for F1 and J1 students as you get close to graduation as well as options for summer employment while...

A Magnetic Perspective on Giant Planet Interiors

Abstract: Magnetic fields are windows into planetary interiors. Key questions concerning giant planet interiors include the level of differential rotation,...

Chemistry Colloquium

"Stark Control of Electrons" presented by Ignacio Franco, University of Rochester

MAE Colloquium: Daniel Preston (Harvard University), "Enhanced Condensation Heat Transfer for Water and Beyond"

MAE Colloquium: Daniel Preston (Harvard University), "Enhanced Condensation Heat Transfer for Water and Beyond" ABSTRACT Vapor condensation is routinely...

CIAMS Lecture Series: Yannis Hamilakis

Prof. Yannis Hamilakis will present a public lecture titled, "The New Nomadic Age: Archaeologies of Forced and Undocumented Migration"

Chinese New Year Dinner

We're celebrating the Year of the Dog with our annual Chinese New Year dinner! Enjoy menu items like cold noodle salad, hot and sour soup with shrimp, spicy...

Fake News, Alternative Facts, and Misinformation: Learning to critically evaluate media sources

In the high-speed world of reality-optional politics, “alternative” facts, and “fake” news, how can you identify news sources that are accurate and...

Linguistics Colloquium Speaker: Eungyeong Kang

The Department of Linguistics is pleased to welcome Professor Eungyeong Kang from Sangmyung University. Professor Kang will be presenting a linguistics...

Musicology Colloquium: Geoffrey Burgess

Geoffrey Burgess is known internationally as a performer of historical oboes and presents a talk entitled "The Thorn of the Honey Locust: Writing around J.S....

ORIE Colloquium: Alexander Schied (Waterloo) - A market impact game under transient price impact

A market impact game is concerned with a model for competing traders whose trading strategies can impact the prices of an asset. Knowledge of the strategies...

Best Practices for Teaching Across Abilities

How can you create an optimum classroom learning environment? This workshop is designed to teach instructors how to meet the needs of all students,...

Exploring the Small Farm Dream: Is Starting an Agricultural Business Right for You?

During this four part series participants will begin to think through small scale farming as a business (rather than a hobby), learn what it takes to start...

Seed-to-Supper Volunteer Training - APPLICATION DEADLINE

Would you like to help beginning gardeners in your community learn to grow their own vegetables? The Seed-to-Supper training program prepares volunteer...

Contemporary German Literature Reading Group

First Meeting of the Contemporay German Literature Reading Group in the Spring Semester. Join us for a discussion of poetry by Austrian writer Franz Josef...

Get Involved with Research and Student Clubs: Transfer Student Dinner Series

Come chat with ACs Belinda and Veer about getting on to a research project, starting your own project, or getting involved with one of the many clubs at...

Darwin Days 2018 - Darwin’s Trivia Challenge

Darwin Days 2018 - Darwin’s Trivia Challenge Thursday, February 15th, 7:00 pm - The Rhine House, 632 W Seneca St, Ithaca, NY Come test your knowledge of...

Food, Faith, and Fasting Workshop

Practical tools to care for health in a spiritually minded manner.

Free First Lesson: Intermediate Salsa Lesson Series

Bailemos is continuing its intermediate salsa lesson series from last semester! This series will build on footwork and partnerwork variations of the...

Ryan McCullough, piano, and Lucy Fitz Gibbon, soprano: CU Music

Ryan McCullough and Lucy Fitz Gibbon present a recital for piano and voice featuring works by John Harbison and James Primosch, including a world...

The Disaster Artist

2017 > USA > Directed by James Franco With James Franco, Dave Franco, Ari Graynor A lightly fictionalized account of the making of the notoriously terrible...

Thursday, February 15