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Friday, April 20

April is Sustainability Month

Cornell University is celebrating Earth Day on April 20th and the entire month of April as Sustainability Month with over 80+ events in film, fashion, art,...

Art Exhibit The Beautiful Brain   The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

The Beautiful Brain The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal With opening reception, March 27th, 4:30 - 5:30pm * Image shown is a detail from Ramón y...

CAU travel program: New York, NY—A Spring Theater Weekend, with Glenn Altschuler

"The point of theater," says English playwright Lee Hall, "is transformation: to make an extraordinary event of ordinary material right in front of an...

Conservation Collage

Take a few minutes at Mann to contribute to a large-scale, earth-themed community collage that we’ll be creating over the week to celebrate the Earth Day...

Entrepreneurship Celebration

54 speakers, 8 networking events, 26 sessions, 1 startup expo, 1 demo day, 700 attendees! A must attend event for anyone interested in startups,...

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: A8

A8 (A^8) is a collection of student explorations in ART 3005 that address a broad range of topics from witchcraft to site-specific installation through the...

The Third Annual Titans of Real Estate - Titan Families of Real Estate

The Center for Real Estate and Finance and Baker Program in Real Estate host the Third Annual Titans of Real Estate panel discussion on Friday, April 20,...

Global Africa and Ethnographies of Interconnection: A writing workshop for graduate students

organizers: Ewan Robinson and Janet Smith In his 2014 book “Emerging Africa,” Nigerian Central Bank Governor Kingsley Moghalu argues that the African...

2018 Mann Library Earth Week Celebration

Mann Library will host a week of events in April, celebrating Earth Day: 4/20 - Conservation Collage4/21 - Giant Bottle 2.04/24 - Chains to Change:...

500 Chairs

500 Chairs is an exhibition of photographs of student prototypes from the Department of Architecture's furniture studio and elective. The exhibition contains...

Inaugural Year Workshop: Operations in a Digital Age: Data, Modeling and Optimization

In the last decade, data has been changing the way operations are conducted and, consequently, the questions studied by academics in the fields of operations...

Michael Ashkin: Horizont

This exhibition presents Michael Ashkin's recent work consisting of sculptures and photographs that reflect the urban landscape of Berlin as one of voids,...

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...

AASP and A3C Spam and Eggs Breakfast

Please join the Asian American Studies Program and Asian and Asian American Center for Spam and Eggs Breakfast, the guaranteed best way to connect with Asian...

Art of Agriculture

Come learn about agriculture with Sigma Alpha. Free food, animals and interactive activities with other organizations.

CHE's Got Sole - Shoe and Sock Collection Drive

Donate your used or unwanted shoes and socks into the collection bin, in College of Human Ecology Commons (between Martha Van Rensellaer Hall and the Human...

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,...

Entrepreneurs and Innovators in Health and Medicine Symposia Session 3

Sloan Program in Health Administration Symposia Session 3 Entrepreneurs and Innovators in Health and Medicine

Exploration Station: Fun with Bird ID

Test your bird ID knowledge and then add to it! Participate in a variety of activities and explore real bird specimens from the Cornell University Museum of...

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...

Understanding Sleep Apnea Disorder

Understanding Sleep Apnea Disorder Friday, April 20th, 2018, 10:00-11:00 am ILR Conference Center, Room 225 Remote participation option...

Development Sociology Honors Thesis Info Session

Rising seniors with a GPA of 3.0 are eligible to apply to the honors thesis program (although Development Sociology prefers applicants to have a 3.5 or...

Open Feedback Sessions on the Campus Sustainability Plan

What should the future of campus sustainability look like on your campus? Come provide feedback and ideas to help shape the latest strategic campus...

Rafael Moneo: A Series of Talks

Preston Thomas Memorial Lecture The 2018 Preston Thomas Memorial Lecture will bring Rafael Moneo to Cornell for a series of talks, presenting recent work as...

Spring Fest - Campus-to-Campus Open House

Check out Cornell's Campus-to-Campus Bus near Stocking Hall (Dairy Bar & Processing Plant) at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 20th. The bus will be...

SpringFest 2018

SpringFest is a celebration of the myriad environmental programs, clubs, and collaborations across campus. Pass by through Ho Plaza to eat free food, listen...

CBE Women Presents Negotiation Workshop

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Graduate Women's Group is hosting a Negotiation workshop led by Sally Klingel, who is the director of labor-management...

ECE/EDS Seminar with Justin Kuo, Cornell ECE SonicMEMS Laboratory (Lal Group)

Title: Applications of MEMS GHz Ultrasonic Communications and Sensing Technology Speaker: Justin Kuo, Cornell ECE Ph.D. student,SonicMEMS Laboratory (Lal...

Latina/o Studies Fridays w/Faculty Seminar

The Latina/o Studies Program Fridays with Faculty seminar offers an opportunity for Latina/o and non-Latina/o students of all levels and disciplines to meet...

Lunch with President Pollack

Join President Pollack for lunch and discussion on issues affecting the LATINX community and campus climate. Lunch served beginning at 11:45. This event is...

Ezra's Round Table / Systems Seminar: Mahmoud El-Halwagi (Texas A&M) - Sustainable Design Through Process Integration

Industrial processes exert some of the most profound impacts on the ecosystem. These impacts are attributed to several factors including the significant...

PSAC Lecture: Brendan Nyhan, Dartmouth College

Selective Exposure to Misinformation: Evidence from the consumption of fake news during the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign

 Linguistics and Southeast Asia Program Speaker: Marc Brunelle

The Department of LInguistics and the Southeast Asia Program invite you to a lecture by Marc Brunelle of the University of Ottawa, "Revisiting the expansion...

Biological Sciences Honors Information Session for 2018-2019 Applicants, Session 2 of 2

Please join Colleen Kearns, Associate Director of Undergraduate Research in Biological Sciences, for this information session intended for juniors and first...

12:20pm
“From polymer to polygon – how plant cells make shapes’” - Anja Geitmann

Anja Geitmann Professor and Dean, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University, Canada Associate Vice-Principal (Macdonald...

Sleep for Performance

Sleep for Performance How chronic tiredness reduces effectiveness and what to do about it Friday, April 20th, 2018, 12:30-1:30 pm College of Veterinary...

LEPP Joint Experimental and Theory Seminar in Particle Physics and Cosmology: Denver Wittington, Syracuse

Investigating Neutrino Properties with the NOvA Experiment Abstract: Neutrinos are perhaps the least understood members of the Standard Model of Particle...

Avicaching: a Two-stage Game for Bias Reduction in Citizen Science

Speaker: Yexiang Xue, a graduating PhD student in Computer Science at Cornell University Abstract: In this talk, I will discuss how game theory can help...

Animal Behavior: "Ethology in the Breeding Shed"

Dr. Sue McDonnell, a world-renowned equine behaviorist who founded the Equine Behavior Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania, will be speaking at...

CU Music: vocal master class

VOCAL MASTERCLASS with THOMAS GOODHEART, baritone, and JOEL HARDER, collaborative pianist THOMAS GOODHEART is Assistant Professor of Voice at Binghamton...

Is it all in the numbers?: A Panel Discussion of Data in HR Practices from Industry Leaders

The role of the HR professional is being drastically altered as technology continues to be implemented and utilized broadly in the field. Online platforms...

BME 7900 Seminar - Alexander (Sandy) Anderson, PhD

Next we welcome Dr. Alexander (Sandy) Anderson from the the Moffitt Cancer Center. His talk will be "Eco-Evolutionary dynamics of tumor metabolism and...

Anthropology Colloquium:  Deborah Thomas

“Politics in the Wake of the Plantation: Affective Archives of a Wounded City, Kingston 2010.” Friday, April 20 3 pm in 215 McGraw Hall Co-sponsored by...

Clinical Sciences Nestle Purina Seminar Series

"A novel role for the Fanconi Anemia pathway in hepatic bile acid homeostasis and cholesterol metabolism," presented by Elizabeth Moore, DVM, graduate...

Interdisciplinary Conference: Urban South Asia Writ Small

"Urban South Asia Writ Small" draws together expertise from anthropology, architecture, economics, the fine arts, history, and religious studies in order to...

Interdisciplinary Conference: Urban South Asia Writ Small

"Urban South Asia Writ Small" draws together expertise from anthropology, architecture, economics, the fine arts, history, and religious studies in order to...

Sage School Discussion Club: Miriam Schoenfield

Presentation by Miriam Schoenfield, MIT. Her topic will be: "What Good is Imprecision?"

Winnie Mandela and the  Ending of Apartheid

Screening of the documentary "Winnie “ Followed by a Panel Discussion chaired by Carole Boyce Davies With Panelists: Locksley Edmondson, ...

CAM Colloquium:  Karthik Sridharan (Computer Science, Cornell) - Sequential Prediction and The Burkholder Method

Abstract: At the get go, sequential prediction and martingale inequalities don't seem obviously related. But in this presentation we will see how the...

CCCC - Bruce Rusk

The third Cornell Classical Chinese Colloquium speaker of the 2018-19 year, Prof Bruce Rusk from the University of British Columbia will be giving a guided...

GSPS

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

BESS Seminar Series - David D'Amore

David D'Amore - "The Soil Reactor of Alaska: Transformation and Transfer of Energy and Elements from Land to Sea" A weekly seminar series focused on topics...

MBG Friday Seminar with Gary Wessel "Just go to the big fork in the road, and take it:  Transitions in the embryo to the  germ line, and to the soma."

Cornell Molecular Biilogy and Genetics and Mariana Wolfner will be hosting Dr. Gary Wessel from Brown University for his "Just go to the big fork in the...

Mathematics Awareness Month Public Lecture Series

Mathematics Awareness Month is held each year in April. Its goal is to increase public understanding of and appreciation for mathematics. To that end...

Science & Technology Studies - GSA Methods Workshop

Proposals & Job Market Prep with Professors Jessica Ratcliff and Malte Ziewitz Grant proposals and reflections on the PhD process within an...

Breastfeeding Part 1

Participants will learn the fundamentals of successful breastfeeding, including holding techniques, latching on, maximizing comfort, and the basics of pumping.

Savor the Finger Lakes Benefit Event

Enjoy the finest handcrafted libations and foods that showcase the bounty of the Finger Lakes. Mingle with Master Brewers, Chefs, Farmers and Producers who...

A Night at Hogwarts

Once a year we transform Risley Dining Room into a magical world! Our special menu includes Carved Roast Beef, Yorkshire Pudding, Fish and Chips, Madame...

Can a murderer inherit? And other legal questions... A Conversation on Jewish and American Law

Join Chabad Graduate Students for a fascinating discussion of poignant questions in both Jewish and American Law: * Can a murderer inherit from his...

SAAGA General Body Meeting

Meeting to discuss leadership and plans for next year. Funding provided by the GPSAFC and A3C

Phantom Thread with GRFs Stephen and Karen

Watch the Academy Award winning film, Phantom Thread with GRFs Stephen and Karen at the Cornell Cinema! --- Set in the glamour of 1950’s post-war London,...

Cornell Games Club Weekly Meeting

We play board games, card games, miniatures games, and role-playing games (RPGs). Attendance is free and open to anyone. Rules are taught for most games.

Phantom Thread

2017 > USA > Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson With Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville Master filmmaker Paul Thomas Anderson's latest...

Shin Hwang, fortepiano: CU Music

Shin Hwang, fortepiano: Schubert's Drei Klavierstücke, D. 946 and Schumann's Etudes Symphoniques, Op. 13.

Mind Game

2004 > Japan > Directed by Masaaki Yuasa With voices of K ji Imada, Sayaka Maeda, Takashi Fujii, Seiko Takuma The directorial debut of Masaaki Yuasa...

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