News & Events


Please refer to the master calendar for additional events and information.

    Thursday, February 11th

  • Internship Resource Fair
    Lobby, Thomas Commons
    10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Looking for an internship for 2016? Come to the Internship Resource Fair in the Thomas Commons Lobby. Meet with top local internship providers who plan to hire dozens of college students this summer and also learn more about resources for year-round internships nationwide. Employers who will be present include Northwestern Mutual Financial Network, University of Iowa Venture School, Great America Financial Services, Transamerica, and ACT. No appointment or resume needed. Contact: Rebecca Sullens
  • AA Meeting
    Allee Chapel
    11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    Alcoholics Anonymous meeting - open to students, faculty, staff, and members of the community. For more information, contact Contact: Becki Elkins
  • Friday, February 12th

  • Meditation, Mindfulness, & Mind-Body-Spirit Practices
    Allee Chapel
    11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Everyone welcome. 11:15 a.m. to noon in Allee Chapel. Led by Chaplain & Spiritual Life Contact: Catherine Quehl-Engel
  • Saturday, February 13th

  • PAAC Novelty Events: Winter Carnival
    Small Multi-Sport Center
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Can't wait for summer to have a ball at the Carnival? Then come on down to the Winter Carnival in the Sports Center. We will have inflatables, snacks, and tons of fun! Contact: Emily Andrulis
  • Monday, February 15th

  • Dean's Fora
    Ringer Dining Room, Thomas Commons
    11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Dean's Fora
    Ringer Dining Room, Thomas Commons
    3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • Music Mondays Concert Series: BMR4 (jazz quartet)
    King Chapel
    7:30 p.m.
    BMR4, a jazz quartet from Chicago, will perform the final Music Mondays concert of the year at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 15, in King Chapel. The band describes its sound as jazz, funk, soul, and groove, and features bassist Chris Bernhardt, guitarist Neal Alger, drummer Mike Rodbard, and Jay Moynihan on reeds as they mix R&B with traditional jazz sounds. General Admission: $10 / Students: $5. Admission is free to Cornell students, faculty, staff, emeriti faculty, and retired staff, and to Purple Pass holders. Contact: Cathy Schonhorst
  • Tuesday, February 16th

  • Daytime Community Book Discussion Group
    310, Cole Library
    9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    The daytime book discussion group will meet Tuesday, Feb. 16, from 9:30–11 a.m. in Room 310 on the library's third floor. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning. Contact: Cathy Boggs
  • Interview workshop
    Hedges, Thomas Commons
    11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Join Rebecca Sullens '09 from the Career Engagement Center to learn the do's and don'ts for being an effective interviewer. Whether you'll be seeking an internship, post-graduate service, graduate school or a full-time career, don't miss this workshop, as interviewing is a relevant skill you'll use again and again at, and after, Cornell. Contact: Rebecca Sullens
  • Poetry for Empathy presentations
    Van Etten-Lacey House
    4:30 p.m.
    Faculty, staff, and students will offer presentations from their fields of expertise, all centered around the theme of empathy and social justice. Creative writing inspired by these presentations will be collected in a chapbook to be released in March. Everyone is invited to listen, write, and collaborate. Hosted by the Student Literary Advisory Board and the Center for the Literary Arts. Contact: Helen Rubinstein
  • Community of Readers Book Discussion Group
    310, Cole Library
    7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Community of Readers will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 310. If you would like to join the discussion, call Cathy at 895-4262. Contact: Cathy Boggs