News & Events
Please refer to the master calendar for additional events and information.
Daytime Adult Book Discussion Group310, Cole Library9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Contact:The Daytime Book Discussion Group will discuss "We Are All Welcome Here" by Elizabeth Berg. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning.
US State Department-Foreign Service career presentation: Christine Parker '96Hedges, Thomas Commons11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Contact:Please join the Berry Career Institute in welcoming Christine Parker '96, Division Chief, US State Department, as she presents on her organization's Consular Fellows Program. This is an amazing entry-level rotational program for students who want to join the US Government's Foreign Service and/or have an interest in International Relations, Politics, Governmental Affairs or simply want to work abroad. All students are welcome and encouraged to attend.
YOGA: Come for Calm, Ease, & PeaceShaw3:20 p.m.Contact:Gentle, breath and energy focused classes every Tuesdays in Shaw. Arrive no later than 3:20 p.m. (You’ll need your Cornell ID to grab a mat and blanket from the Fitness Room). See info & waiver on weblink. Led by certified instructors. Open to students, faculty, and staff ~Sponsored by the Offices of Health, Counseling, and Spiritual Life.
Lego Club108, Cole Library3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Contact:Come build and play at Lego Club! Lego Club is held every Tuesday, from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Grace Chamberlain Rowray
Teen Table Top RPG Group108, Cole Library5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Contact:The group is just starting Call of Cthulhu 7th Edition! Teen RPG meets every Monday, 5:30-7:30, and every Tuesday, 5:00-7:00, in Room 108. Monday and Tuesday sessions are running different story lines, so to avoid confusion we request that members pick a session to attend and only attend on that day.
Grace Chamberlain Rowray
JV Volleyball vs. St. AmbroseMount Vernon6:30 p.m.Contact:
Community of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group310, Cole Library7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.Contact:Community of Readers will discuss "The Trespasser" by Tana French. If you would like to join the discussion, call Cathy at 319-895-4262 or join us that evening.
Hurricane Relief DriveCornell College10:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.Contact:The Civic Engagement Office is sponsoring a donation drive to benefit those who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. A full list of accepted items can be found on fliers around campus but include personal hygiene items, diapers and wipes, first aid kits, cleaning and recovery supplies, and basic survival items. Donations will be collected until Thursday, Sept. 28th, in donation bins located in all residence halls and the Civic Engagement Office (Thomas Commons).
Early Out Movie108, Cole Library1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Contact:We will show Smurfs: The Lost Village on Wednesday, September 20 at 1:30 p.m. in Room 108 on the library’s first floor. We will provide popcorn and a drink for each person. This free program is a public library event and is not affiliated with the Mount Vernon School District. We will need to have families call 895-4271 and reserve a seat. Mount Vernon Bank and Trust sponsors this program.