Event Calendar for Goldwin Smith Hall

October 22 - 28, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

CCCI: Everything Under the Heavens: How the Past Helps Shape China's Push for Global Power

The Cornell Contemporary China Initiative Lecture Series, featuring interdisciplinary talks by scholars on issues in China today, runs every Monday this...

Reading by Steven McCall

Come join Steven McCall for a reading from Dan McCall’s posthumous memoir, Boy on a Unicycle: Confessions of a Young Man Trained to be a Winner. Dan McCall...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Visual Culture Colloquium

The Age of the Polychrome Kaftan in Late Antique Sogdiana Betty Hensellek (Cornell University)

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Barry Strauss, "Populism Through the Ages: A Challenge for Democracy"

Phi Beta Kappa Distinguished Faculty Invitational Lecture Barry Strauss, Bryce and Edith M. Bowmar Professor in Humanistic Studies, Department of History,...

Thursday, October 26, 2017

What's Your Is Mine: Family and Property in an Age of Land Grabbing

Through a mosaic of intimate portraits, Prof. Connolly offers a history of migration, real estate, and shifting family fortunes in the twentieth-century...

Friday, October 27, 2017

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.