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Thursday, February 8

2018 Dutchess County Public Presentations

Please register for either February 8th OR March 3rd. All events will be held at CCEDC. (2715 Route 44 Millbrook NY 12545) Contact Cassie with any questions...

30 Hour Pesticide Certification Course

Professional training for Arborists, Garden Retail, Lawn, Landscape and Nursery Professionals(CNLP and ISA credits pending). DEC rule changes are limiting...

30-Hour Pesticide Certification Course (3a,3b,25)

2018 HORTICULTURE SCHOOL LEARNING OBJECTIVE: Provide a horticulture education opportunity enabling participants to gain practical knowledge and problem...

4-H Public Presentations Evaluator Registration

Join us on February 8th from 6-9 PM or March 3rd from 9-2 PM as our 4-H youth hone their public speaking skills. We need approximately 30 evaluators for both...

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...

Graduate Women and Faculty in STEM: Panel and Networking Dinner

This event is made possible by a grant from the President's Council of Cornell Women (PCCW) and is hosted by Graduate Society of Women Engineers (Grad SWE),...

 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...

 Surface Design in Fashion - Works by Professor Kinor Jiang and Collaborators

This exhibition will demonstrate the glamorous design work by Professor Kinor Jiang, the textile created by combining physical and chemical technologies and...

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...

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...

Richard Zimmerman: Trouble

Trouble is an exhibition of new work by Richard Zimmerman (M.F.A. '18), funded in part by the Cornell Council for the Arts.

Artisan Dairy Food Safety Plan Coaching Workshop

This coaching workshop is intended for Artisan Cheese and Dairy Food Producers who are preparing to create, or are already developing, a FSMA compliant,...

CIT Training: Administering Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) and Intune - Custom for Cornell IT

In this 4-day course, you will learn day-to-day management tasks, including how to manage software, client health, hardware and software inventory,...

Blood drive to benefit Dream Factory

The Cornell Lacrosse Team and the Dream Factory of Central New York are once again working with the American Red Cross, co-sponsoring their 13th annual blood...

Group Show: Look at me! Look at me! Look at me!

This exhibition of photographic objects and performances is from the fall 2017 Introduction to Photography class taught by Visiting Critic Christine Elfman....

Growing Alliums for Storage & Long Term Sales

Join us for an interactive meeting facilitated by CCE Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture specialists: Amy Ivy, Ethan Grundberg Teresa Rusinek & Crystal...

Le Balcon: Interrogating the Changing Picture

"I put a picture up on a wall. Then I forget there is a wall . . . but in forgetting the wall, I forget the picture, too . . . Pictures efface walls. But...

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...

Soybean/Small Grains Congress - Waterloo Location

Topics to be covered: Marestail & Waterhemp Herbicide ResistanceDisease Management Issues in Wheat & Soybeans2017 Soybean Yield Contest Winners: How'd They...

Scams Targeting Senior Citizens

Mike Danaher, New York State Assistant Attorney General, will discuss Scams Targeting Senior Citizens: a FREE presentation about scams and frauds that may...

February COLC Monthly Meeting: Connections Networking EventThursday, February 8, 2018

Bring your lunch and join us for a lightning round networking session around group work in online courses! Meet colleagues interested in online learning,...

SEAP Gatty Lecture Series

"Socio-Historical Aspects of the Languages Spoken in and Around Jakarta" Okki Kurniawan, PhD Candidate, Department of Linguistics, Cornell University This...

Scrivener for [Academic] Writing

Scrivener is software for writing with more organization and other options than a word processor. It can be installed on Macs, PCs, and, just recently, iOS...

How Can Diaspora Talent Promote Prosperity and Peace at Home? Observations of a Practitioner

Yevgeny Kuznetsov, Senior Economist, World Bank Economic Policy and Debt Department, and Nonresident Senior Research Fellow, Migration Policy Institute, ...

Bioinspired Design &  Additive Manufacturing of  Wearable Robots

This talk will present multidisciplinary work from material composites and robotics. We have created new types of actuators,[1] sensors,[2] displays,[3] and...

Energy Engineering Seminar: Associate Professor C. Lindsay Anderson

How do we get there from here? Challenges and Strategies for Integration of Renewables in the Electric Grid C. Lindsay Anderson is the Norman R. Scott...

Feeding America with sustainable land use

We have been modeling the carrying capacity of U.S. agricultural land in terms of a human population that potentially could be fed a balanced diet. Assuming...

CANCELLED: Midday Music at Lincoln 2/8: CU Music

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS. Midday Music at Lincoln: Morton Wan, keyboards, performs Bach and Rameau.

Cornell Fitness Center Orientation

Come learn what a CFC membership and Recreation Services has to offer! We invite anyone, with or without a membership, who is interested in learning what the...

IAD Seminar: Structural Transformation of African Seed Sector: Findings from the African Seed Access Index (Ed Mabaya)

Edward Mabaya is a Senior Research Associate, Emerging Markets Program, Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, at Cornell University. He is a...

Beyond Detection:  Constraining Properties of Exoplanet Atmospheres

Abstract: The bulk of exoplanet science to date has focused on planet detection with large-scale ground-based surveys and space-based facilities such as the...

MSE Seminar - Dr. Carl Goodrich

Learning from nature: biomimetic mechanisms for new materials

Stem Cell Seminar Series - Calvin Kuo, MD, PhD

Calvin Kuo, MD PhD Department of Medicine-Hematology Stanford University School of Medicine will give a seminar entitled: "Regulation of active and...

LALSA Spring GBM

LALSA will host its Spring general body meeting to inform students about upcoming events. This event is Funded by the GPSAFC and is open to the Graduate...

ORIE Colloquium: Ibrahim Ekren (Michigan) - A Dynamic Equilibrium Model for Brokerage Fees

We develop a dynamic equilibrium model for market liquidity. To wit, we solve for the equilibrium prices at which liquidity takers' demands are absorbed by...

Linguistics Colloquium Speaker: Guofeng Zheng

The Department of Linguistics is pleased to welcome Professor Guofeng Zheng from East China University of Science & Technology. Professor Zheng will be...

Read in the Name of Your Lord: Islamic Literacy Activism Between Reform and Revolution

Based on ethnographic research in post-Mubarak Egypt, this talk will explore how basic literacy, and especially the act of reading, is an often invisible...

Spring Welcoming Back

LL.M. Association invites you to a welcoming back get-together for the spring semester. We will also discuss the LLM Speaker Series during the event, and you...

The Richard Cleaveland Memorial Reading by J. Robert Lennon & Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon

The Richard Cleaveland Memorial Reading, delivered by creative writing faculty in the Department of English, will feature fiction writer J. Robert Lennon &...

The New “Perspectives” of the Chinese Spaces: On art museums and exhibitions

Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Collaborative Working Group on Rural-to-Urban Transformation Seminar "The New 'Perspectives' of the Chinese Spaces:...

Trump, Year One: Observations of a White House Correspondent

History Presents: The Becker Alumni Lecture Jordan Fabian (White House Correspondent, The Hill) "Trump, Year One: Observations of a White House...

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...

How to Start the Conversation: Skills for Dialogue Across Difference

Learn a powerful tool for communicating across challenging differences with trained facilitators from the Intergroup Dialogue Project at Cornell. ...

International Refugee Assistance Project Spring Meeting

The International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) Spring Meeting is IRAP's first meeting of 2018 and a good chance for the community to learn about IRAP's...

Doug Hall: Wittgenstein's Garden and Other Recent Works

Doug Hall is an internationally known artist who has worked for more than 40 years in a wide range of media, including performance, installation, video, and...

John Ochsendorf: Maestri delle Opere

John Ochsendorf '96 is the director of the American Academy in Rome and the Class of 1942 Professor of Architecture and Engineering at MIT. A structural...

Screening: The Trials of Muhammad Ali

The Trials of Muhammad Ali investigates its extraordinary and often complex subject's life outside the boxing ring. From joining the controversial Nation of...

After Experimental Music: CU Music and Atkinson Forum

After Experimental Music Symposium Concert: internationally renowned composers, improvisers, and sound artists George Lewis (laptop) and Marina Rosenfeld...

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...

Two Trains Runnin’

Ithaca Premiere, part of our Black History Month and Music Docs Series 2016 > USA > Directed by Samuel D. Pollard With Taylor Branch, Gary Clark Jr. A...

Marshall

Marshall will screen as part of our Black History Month series. 2017 > USA > Directed by Reginald Hudlin With Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Kudson Long...

Thursday, February 8