Cornell University

Events

Thursday, September 20

13th Annual Barbara L. Kuhlman Scholars' Exhibition

The 13th Annual Barbara L. Kuhlman Scholars’ Fiber Arts and Wearable Arts Group Exhibition: ‘Fear and Freedom’. The Exhibition will showcase innovative fiber...

2018 New England Dressage Assoc Fall Festival

The New England Dressage Association has a great opportunity for 4-H to earn $ for our Horse Programming during their Fall Festival. They are looking for...

EPA Lead RRP- Refresher 9/20/2018 8am Albany

LEAD RENOVATION, REPAIR, & PAINTING (RRP-REFRESHER) September 2018-TRAINING CLASSES-CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED- REGISTER TODAY- ALL TRAININGS ARE FREE *Please...

Home Tomato Sauce + Apple Slice Canning Workshop

Join us for full in depth food preservation workshop that includes hands-on demonstration on how to make tomato sauce and safely can both the sauce and fresh...

Learn to Grow Ginseng 2018

The Learn to Grow Ginseng program presented by Bob Beyfuss is designed to teach individuals how to grow Ginseng on Forested Land. Basic botany will be...

Texture

TEXTURE is an eclectic exhibition that emerged from a simple and (intentionally) vague prompt: texture. Under the direction of faculty advisor Denise Nicole...

Thanksgiving Turkey Drive

What would Thanksgiving be without a turkey? There are 14,530 Tompkins County residents that are food insecure. One in seven individuals in the county are at...

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...

Group Show: Afterwardsness

Afterwardsness refers to Freud's theory, also translated as aprés-coup, of a belated understanding of past psychological phenomena. The artists included work...

Iftikhar Dadi and Elizabeth Dadi: Tilism

tilism: talisman; an inanimate object transformed into its own world Tilism is a series of large-format photographs of tiny plastic toys, scaled up to 30X,...

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...

Van-Leo: The Reluctant Surrealist

Van-Leo (1920–2002) was a portraitist photographer who ran a successful studio in Cairo during the second half of the 20th century. Born Levon Boyadjian, the...

Tompkins County Coalition for Families

Join with parents, volunteers and agency staff members to strengthen our community for children, youth and families! Monthly meetings focus on creating...

Oculi: Governors Island Installation

Oculi, the winner of the 2018 City of Dreams competition, is an interdisciplinary exhibition crafted of disused grain silos. The installation opened on...

Portal

The gold-painted shipping container equipped with innovative audiovisual technology and life-sized screens allows for serendipitous and spontaneous...

Canvas Information Session

Join us for an information session on the transition from Blackboard to Canvas. The session will include details on the transition timeline, opportunities...

Achieving Beaulah Land

A history of suffrage activities in Tompkins County. [come any time after 10am for refreshments]

BOE - A Conversation with Scholar and Bororo Leader Felix Adugoenau

Félix Rondon Adugoenau is a faculty-researcher working on indigenous education issues alongside the Federal University of Mato Grosso (UFMT). In the...

Development Workshop: Maulik Jagnani

Maulik Jagnani - Cornell University Poor Sleep: Sunset Time and Human Capital Production Abstract: This paper unpacks a new regularity in comparative...

S. C. Tsiang Macroeconomics Workshop: Benjamin Pugsley

Benjamin Pugsley - University of Notre Dame The Nature of Firm Growth (joint w/Petr Sedláček & Vincent Sterk) Abstract: Only half of all startups survive...

Gatty Lecture, Yen Vu, "Prodigal sons and disparate selves"

Yen Vu, PhD Candidate, Romance Studies, Cornell University Prodigal sons and disparate selves: Vietnamese youth and intellectuals in colonial...

MAE & CORNELL FLUIDS SEMINAR JOINT SPECIAL SEMINAR

"A Revisit of Flows with Slip Boundary Condition and Triple Contact Line Singularity" Kamran Mohseni Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering &...

Digital Life Seminar | Eran Toch

Smart Cities / Digital Neighborhoods: Privacy, Equality, and Adoption of Urban Technologies Dr. Toch will discuss his work applying computational analysis...

Exploring Careers Outside Academia

Are you contemplating a career outside of academia and are unsure about what transferable skills you have, or what careers are available to you? If so, you...

Questionable Capability: The US Government's Response to Hostile Information and Influence Operations

Herb Lin, Senior Research Scholar for Cyber Policy and Security at the Center for International Security and Cooperation, Stanford University, will speak at...

Distinguished Energy Engineering Lecture: Harry Atwater "New Directions for Electricity and Fuels from Sunlight"

Harry Atwater Howard Hughes Professor of Applied Physics and Materials Science; Director, Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis California Institute of...

Experiences with food and food security among asylum seekers living in Norwegian reception centers

Program in International Nutrition Seminar Featuring Dr. Laura Terrangi from the Public Health Nutrition Research Group at the Oslo and Akershus University...

Midday Music at Lincoln 9/20: CU Music

Morton Wan, harpsichord, performs Bach, Scarlatti, and Handel.

NBB Seminar Speaker; Michael Long, NYU School of Medicine

Neural mechanisms of vocal communication: A comparative approach

CIT Training: Navigating Online Learning in Skillsoft & Lynda.com

This 2-hour session is meant to assist participants through the login and search process for both Skillsoft and Lynda.com Online Learning platforms. Learn...

Undergraduate Lunches: Currents Events & the Middle East

"How to Text like a Sumerian" discussion with Prof. Jon Tenney. OPEN only to Cornell undergraduate students. Bring a friend and join us for lunch and...

Institute for African Development Seminar Series

Issues in African Development examines critical issues in contemporary Africa and explores a myriad of ways to address these issues. The seminars provide a...

 Canvas Information Session

Join us for an information session on the transition from Blackboard to Canvas. The session will include details on the transition timeline, opportunities...

ORIE Colloquium: Katya Scheinberg (Lehigh) - Convergence analysis of adaptive stochastic optimization methods via martingales

We will present a very general framework for unconstrained adaptive stochastic optimization which encompasses standard frameworks such as line search and...

Work Authorization for International Students

Office of Global Learning staff will discuss the work authorization process for F-1 and J-1 students as you get close to graduation as well as options for...

Fake News, Alternative Facts, and Misinformation

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

Chemistry Seminar

Michael Hagan, Brandeis University. Title: "Simple Models of Complex Active Materials"

Imaging All the Sky All the Time in Search of Radio Exoplanets

William E. & Elva F. Gordon Distinguished Lectureship Speaker: Dr. Gregg Hallinan, Caltech Imaging All the Sky All the Time in Search of Radio...

Materials Science and Engineering Seminar Series

Dr. Ian Hosein, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Syracuse Univeristy Coupling Nonlinear Optical Dynamics to Polymer Systems for Light-Directed...

Ahmed Ragab, "Sick!: Patienthood in Islamic Clinical Cultures”

What does it mean to be sick? How did medieval and early modern Muslims experience illness? What sort of physical, emotional and metaphysical experiences did...

CIAMS Lecture Series: Jordan Pickett

Monumental Building, Monumental Labor: Energetics in Archaeology Abstract: Architecture is, most directly, the labor expended in its construction. While...

Cleaning Messy Data with OpenRefine

Is your spreadsheet full of inconsistent spellings, strange abbreviations, and/or columns you wish someone had organized differently at the start? Or are you...

Exhibition Reception - Mixed Media: The Interplay of Sound and Text

Join us for a reception and viewing of "Mixed Media: The Interplay of Sound and Text." How do you write a sound? How do you hear a text? “Mixed Media”...

Linguistics Colloquium Speaker: John Rickford, AD White Professor-at-Large

The Linguistics Department and AD White Professor-at-Large program proudly welcomes John Rickford, AD White Professor-at-Large. Professor Rickford will...

Lucy Plowe: The New Sacred

The New Sacred features Lucy Plowe's (B.F.A. '20) recent work exploring intimacy, sensuality, and emotion.

Musicology Colloquium: Richard Cohn "Damaged Cargo: Concerning the Unfortunate Voyage of Poetic Meter to the Land of the Modern Music-Theory Textbook"

Richard Cohn is the Battell Professor of Music Theory at Yale University. He is the author of "Audacious Euphony: Chromaticism and the Triad's Second...

Parent & Child Hands-on Cooking Lessons

Join your children/child in this 6 - 8 hands-on interactive lesson series focused on cooking healthy meals and exercising as a family. Find answers and tips...

Susan Handy: Roundabout of a Figurative Kind: The Ebb and Flow of Ideas about Transportation and What This Means for Our Communities

Susan Handy is a professor in the Department of Environmental Science and Policy and the director of the National Center for Sustainable Transportation at...

Voices & Visions in Black Media: Racquel Gates (CUNY)

Racquel Gates (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Media Culture, College of Staten Island, CUNY) will speak on “Double Negative: The Black Image and Popular...

Working with Data Workshop Series

This series will take learners through the process of finding, processing, analyzing, and visualizing a single dataset from beginning to end. However, each...

Career and Opportunities for MPA Students

Join us on Thursday for a discussion with three outstanding CIPA alumni about how careers are being shaped for MPA professionals. Gather takeaways from their...

Lucinda Ramberg, "Dalit Futures and Sexual Modernity in South India"

2018 ICM New Conversations Series: Lucinda Ramberg Following the call of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, many Dalits have converted to Buddhism as a mode of political...

Fed Soc/ACS Debate: Is it Time for Entitlement Reform?

The Federalist Society and the American Constitution Society co-host an event on entitlement reform. Speaking on behalf of the Federalist Society is Yevgeniy...

Soil and Crop Sciences Graduate Student Association Journal Club

Meeting to discuss issues of current interest in the field of Soil and Crop Sciences, including new research, Extension and outreach, and science...

Under Fire: A White House Reporter's View

April Ryan will deliver the 2018-19 Daniel W. Kops Freedom of the Press lecture. Ryan has been the White House bureau chief for American Urban Radio Networks...

Urban and Regional Studies Professional Development Days

AAP Connect and the Department of City and Regional Planning are excited to host Professional Development Days on Thursday, September 20, and Friday,...

An Evening with Whistler & Friends at the Museum

From the decadence of Oscar Wilde to Victorian high fashion, transport yourself to Whistler’s era at this special salon evening of art and music, in...

Michael Van Valkenburgh '73 lecture

Michael Van Valkenburgh '73, the Charles Eliot Professor in Practice of Landscape Architecture at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design and CEO of...

Advanced Compost series

Go beyond the basics and "dig deeper" into the art and science of composting in this three-class series: Class 1 (9/13) - how it works / the composting...

Marco Tirelli: Tutta la mia vita l’ho immaginata [I have imagined my entire life]

Marco Tirelli was born in 1956 in Rome, where he still lives and works. He began to exhibit in the second half of the 1970s, and his first participation at...

Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable

Ithaca Premiere w/ filmmaker Sasha Waters Freyer in person! 2018 > USA > Directed by Sasha Waters Freyer With Matthew Weiner, Laurie Simmons, Geoff...

Rose House - Sasha Walters Freyer

Born in Brooklyn in 1968, Sasha Waters Freyer makes non-fiction films about outsiders, misfits and everyday radicals. Trained in photography and the...

Study Break: Smoothies and Milkshakes

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Harold and Maude

1972 > USA > Directed by Hal Ashby With Bud Cort, Ruth Gordon A cult classic on timeless themes: love and death, sex and age, false suicide and the military,...

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