News & Events


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

    Wednesday, August 15th

  • Wednesday Workshops

    108, Cole Library
    10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    Let your creativity run wild at our weekly science/arts-and-crafts program. Wednesday Workshops are held every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Room 108. There is a 20 person limit so please RSVP to 895-4271. The August 15 activity is Weather Makers. Open FREE to the public.
  • Wednesday, August 15th

  • CMS User Group

    Luce Admissions Center Conference Room,
    11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

    Calling all website content writers: Do you write or edit pages on for a Cornell department? Drop in to ask questions, view your web traffic data, or find a peer reviewer to proof your content before you publish it.
  • Friday, August 17th

  • Staff update with President Brand

    Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
    8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

    President Brand will provide a general college update and talk about the college's important work for the coming year.
  • Friday, August 17th

  • Each One Teach One and International Student Orientation

    Thomas Commons
    4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Monday, August 20th

  • Welcome and Celebration

    Kimmel Theatre
    2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    All faculty, staff, and emeriti faculty as well as everyone’s spouses/partners are invited to attend. Meet and greet new faculty and staff members outside of Kimmel Theatre from 2:30-3:00 p.m. The program begins at 3:10 p.m. in Kimmel Theatre, and a reception will follow in Berry Lobby.
  • Tuesday, August 21st

  • Daytime Adult Book Discussion Group

    310, Cole Library
    9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    The Daytime Book Discussion Group will meet in Room 310 on the library’s third floor. The book they will discuss is "The Women in the Castle" by Jessica Shattuck. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning.
  • Tuesday, August 21st

  • The Yarn Squad

    326, Cole Library
    6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Join us for Yarn Squad EVERY Tuesday, 6:30-8 p.m. in Room 326. Our summer charity project will be Click for Babies. Open to the public.
  • Wednesday, August 22nd

  • New Student Orientation

    Cornell College
    All day - 12:00 a.m.

  • Wednesday, August 22nd

  • Residence Halls Open for New Students

    Residence Life Office
    8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.