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Friday, June 8

CAU travel program: Austria and Hungary—After the Habsburgs, with Valerie Bunce

From the fifteenth to the twentieth century, the Habsburg Empire was an extraordinary experiment in cultural diversity, stability, and political...

A Century of the Charles W. Wason Collection on East Asia at Cornell University Library

The Charles W. Wason Collection on East Asia, celebrating its centennial in 2018, preserves unique materials and makes them available to Cornellians and...

Apples to Cider: An Old Industry Takes New Root

Cider—the alcoholic kind—went from the traditional drink of the American farmer to an obscure niche beverage to a burgeoning and vibrant craft industry in...

Big Red Entrepreneurs: Highlights of Cornell Startups

For more than 150 years, Cornell alumni, faculty, and staff have created thousands of businesses, impacting the Finger Lakes, Upstate NY, and the world. This...

Fashion and Beauty

This exhibition will present innovative works by 13 FSAD students (9 grads and 4 undergrads) based on their exploration of a wide range of subjects related...

Fashion and Identity in Sri Lankan Cinema:  An Exhibition of Archival Film Stills, by Athula Samarakoon

This exhibition explores perceptions and representations of socio-cultural identities across the latter half of the twentieth century in Sri Lanka through...

Making it at the Library

The Engineering Library study space will be open and host a display about the newly established Cornell University Library Makerspace, which is also open for...

Mapping East Asia’s Capital Cities: A Century of the Charles W. Wason Collection on East Asia at Cornell University Library

This exhibition charts the history of cartographic visualizations of East Asian cities from the eighteenth century to the present day, drawing on materials...

Portraits of Progress: Confronting Indian Malnutrition Through Field-Based Research Under the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI)

Portraits of Progress celebrates five years of the Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI) and its focus on solving chronic malnutrition in India through...

Reunion 2018: Trophies of Dragon Day

[youtube: fJV7V7IeHQE] Every year in March, in a tradition that goes back more than 100 years, an enormous dragon created by first-year architecture...

The Magic of Mushrooms

Cornell students know that ALL mushrooms are magical. Creative art that tells the stories of fabulous fungi is now on view on Mann Library’s 2nd floor study...

Reunion 2018

Join your class or group on the hill from June 7–10 to celebrate reunion! Activities include exhibitions in East Sibley and West Sibley halls; M.F.A. open...

CNF Short Course: Technology & Characterization at the Nanoscale

This intensive 3.5 day short course offered by the Cornell NanoScale Science & Technology Facility, combines lectures and laboratory demonstrations designed...

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,...

Genealogy:  Finding your Ancestors Online

The computer and the Internet are powerful tools for genealogy. Let Cornell reference librarians introduce you to basic tools and concepts for discovering...

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...

Shifting Ground

Shifting Ground presents a survey of landscapes from mid– to late–20th century American art. As imagined representations of place, landscapes are always...

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...

Organic Valley Dairy Profitability Workshop

Join us for an educational meeting featuring Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Dairy Specialist Dr. Larry Tranel. Topics include ways to make a...

Summer Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy

The Cornell Summer Colloquium in Medieval Philosophy will make its 21st appearance this year on June 6 through June 8. For the second consecutive year it...

History of the Math Department

Did you know one of Andrew Dickson White's first two hires as president was Evan Evans, the first chair of the Math Department? Or that Elbert Cox, Ph.D. '25...

Math Library Activities for Kids and Display of Old Math Toys and Books

Join us at the Mathematics Library and play with our toys! All day we will have lots of amazing math toys and sculptures for you to pick up and...

The Modern Emergence of a Historic Drink

A ten-fold increase in hard cider production over the past decade has created a tremendous need for research into the entire supply chain, from growing...

Crocheting and Math

What do crochet and mathematics have in common? Come find out at the Mathematics Library. Retired Adjunct Associate Professor Daina Taimina uses her...

Dyson Cares Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer with Dyson Cares at the Ithaca Children's Garden to support their annual fundraising event. All proceeds for the event support Ithaca Children's...

Writing with Scrivener

Are you writing a book? Scrivener is inexpensive software that can help plan, organize, and manage your writing. Learn about its powerful features with...

Apple Activities @ manufactory

Join a crafty apple-themed celebration in the mannUfactory makerspace (makerspace.library.cornell.edu/) in honor of the cider exhibit and events at Mann...

Talk & Demonstration: Math Toys

All day we will have lots of amazing math toys and sculptures for you to pick up, handle, and play with. Professor, geometer, and toy master Robert Connelly...

Faculty Roundtable: Emerging Issues in International Studies

Join a panel of distinguished faculty for a discussion of new cross-campus initiatives on disaster preparedness, cybersecurity, migration, global finance,...

Liberty Hyde Bailey Lecture: The Buzz About Bees

Pollinators contribute to about a third of our nation’s food supply, but their populations are dwindling. Join us as Cornell experts discuss the causes of...

Reunion Panel: Sustainable Energy: Innovation to Impact

Cornell's multi-disciplinary approach makes us a global leader in sustainability and energy research, and the #1 Ivy League university in the country for...

Sustainable Energy: Innovation to Impact

Cornell's multi-disciplinary approach makes us a global leader in sustainability and energy research, and the #1 Ivy League university in the country for...

Map & Geospatial Information Collection Open House

Located on the lower level of Olin Library, the Maps and Geospatial Information Collection includes over 500,000 maps, as well as books, atlases, and...

Historic Walking Tour of Uris, Olin, and Kroch Libraries

What is a library? These three buildings—built in three different eras—yield multiple answers to this question. Join us as we walk through the rooms where...

GSPS

Graduate Student and Postdoc Seminar

Friday Art Night-Jim Harper

Visit the Museum of the Earth on Friday Art Night, June 8, 2018, from 5-8 pm, to see the vibrant Flora paintings, and unique photos of everyday objects, by...

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.

CU Music: Chorus and Glee Club Reunion concert

Cornell University Chorus and Glee Club and their alumni present the Reunion 2018 concert. Alumni from every generation combine with current undergraduates...

Friday, June 8