Mon, 08 Apr 2013 18:04:40 EDTFaculty and staff members are asked to volunteer for Slope Day, May. Four-hour and two-hour shifts are available on the final day of classes to help those attending the event be safe.
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 12:04:17 EDTThree prominent Republicans will speak on campus during April. They are S.E. Cupp '00, former U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo (R-Colo.), and former Republican presidential nominee Herman Cain.
Tue, 02 Apr 2013 12:04:51 EDTEdward O. Wilson, a two-time Pulitzer Prize winner often considered the father of the modern environmental movement, will deliver the Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Lecture Friday, April 19.
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 14:03:25 EDTNatalie Bridgeman Fields '99, defender of environmental and human rights around the world, will give the Munschauer Career Lecture on April 11.
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 16:03:00 EDTHip-hop pioneers return to Ithaca April 4-7 for the opening of the Cornell Hip Hop Collection’s first major exhibition and a community-wide celebration of 40 years of hip-hop culture.
Thu, 28 Mar 2013 08:03:00 EDTEvents this week include BOOM, showcasing student tech research; a lecture on C.S. Lewis, a debate on fracking, an electronic music symposium, statistician Nate Silver and Anonymous 4 in Sage Chapel.
Wed, 27 Mar 2013 13:03:08 EDTPresident of Panama Ricardo Martinelli will deliver a public lecture April 11, sign a memorandum of understanding and meet with students and faculty.
Fri, 22 Mar 2013 12:03:35 EDTExperts from the Morgan Library and Museum will give lectures in conjunction with an exhibition of master drawings at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art.
Fri, 22 Mar 2013 12:03:35 EDTDaron Acemoglu, co-author of the 2012 economic development book 'Why Nations Fail: Origins of Power, Poverty and Prosperity,' will deliver the George Staller Lecture March 28.
Thu, 14 Mar 2013 08:03:09 EDTEvents on campus include a book talk on rural aging issues, guest filmmakers at Cornell Cinema, and a lecture on four controversial Anglophone books that found success when first published in France.
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 13:03:16 EDTThe Department of Performing and Media Arts is launching new initiatives, experiments in collaboration and fresh opportunities for students in the 2013-14 Schwartz Center season.
Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:03:01 ESTSteven Berkenfeld '81 will speak about technology's impact on the workplace March 13 at the ILR School.
Thu, 07 Mar 2013 11:03:24 ESTFilm editor Tim Squyres '81, who introduces his latest movie with Ang Lee, “Life of Pi,” March 10 at Cornell Cinema, talks about his embrace of film production as a Cornell student.
Thu, 07 Mar 2013 08:03:00 ESTEvents on campus this week include music of the Irish-American experience from Solas, a book talk on Abraham Lincoln's rhetorical power, a Glee Club collaborative concert and new foreign films.
Tue, 05 Mar 2013 12:03:22 ESTProfessor Gordon Baym, Cornell's 2013 Hans Bethe lecturer, will discuss the terrestrial experiments that explore extremes of matter in his public lecture March 27.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:02:00 ESTEvents on campus this week include animator Lewis Klahr, African musician Tony Bird, 'The Vagina Monologues' at Bailey Hall and Pancho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band in the Cornell Concert Series.
Thu, 21 Feb 2013 10:02:50 ESTEvents on campus this week include playwright Lauren Feldman '01 at the Schwartz Center, former Black Panther Charlotte O'Neal, talks on poetry and Vietnam, and the 36th Festival of Black Gospel.
Tue, 19 Feb 2013 16:02:59 ESTToni Morrison, M.A. '55, returns to campus March 7 for a public conversation on writing with scholar Claudia Brodsky in Alice Statler Auditorium.
Thu, 14 Feb 2013 13:02:00 ESTInternational Programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences launches a yearlong celebration of its 50th anniversary Feb. 15, in the Dean’s Room of Mann Library, from 5 to 8 p.m., on campus.
Thu, 14 Feb 2013 10:02:56 ESTEvents this week include a Black History Month community discussion, 'The Phantom of the Opera' in Sage Chapel, Emancipation Proclamation exhibit tours and an artist residency with Ellen Fullman.
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:02:45 ESTEvents on campus this week include Darwin Days panels and lectures, Oscar-nominated short films, poetry from Ishion Hutchinson and a faculty forum on the future of research libraries.
Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:02:56 ESTKishore Mahbubani, former president of the United Nations Security Council, will deliver the Henry E. and Nancy Horton Bartels 2013 World Affairs Fellowship Lecture Feb. 13.
Wed, 06 Feb 2013 11:02:35 ESTAuthor and youth advocate Wes Moore will deliver the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Lecture, 'Potential is Universal,' Feb. 11 at 5 p.m. in Sage Chapel.
Mon, 04 Feb 2013 17:02:00 ESTCornell University Library's copy of the Emancipation Proclamation will be displayed Feb. 11-18 in Kroch Library as part of the exhibition 'Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation at 150.'
Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:01:12 ESTThings to Do the week of Feb. 1-8 include a conference on memory, a classical piano trio, a blood drive and a roundtable on the needs of the very old and very young.