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

    Monday, October 15th

  • Meet & Greet With Christian Andrews

    Lynn Luce Kitt '91 Patio, Thomas Commons
    11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Christian Andrews, candidate for State Representative in House District 95, will appear at Cornell College from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 15, at Lynn Luce Kitt ’91 Patio and fire bowl outside the Thomas Commons. The meet-and-greet event is open to the public. His appearance is part of a midterm candidate visit series to which all eligible candidates are invited. Andrews lives in Mount Vernon, Iowa, and is a public works employee for the city of Mount Vernon. Disclaimer: In support of Cornell’s mission to develop students’ intellectual curiosity, creativity, and moral courage necessary for a lifetime of learning and engaged citizenship, the college encourages student participation in Iowa’s local, state, and federal elections. Throughout the election season, Cornell will seek to host candidates for high-profile state and national public office. Cornell College does not endorse any candidate seeking elected office or any political party. The college does support critical thinking and analysis of political candidates and how to become civically engaged in the American democratic process.
  • Monday, October 15th

  • Satellite Voting at Cornell College

    1st Floor, Cole Library
    12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

    Vote early for the Nov. 6, 2018 general election! Absentee ballots will be available for all eligible voters in Linn County. Voter Registration forms will be available for new registrations and registration changes. If you are a new voter, you will need to provide proof of identity and proof of residency. This is one of 37 Satellite Voting opportunities in Linn County. For additional information about Satellite Voting, and to see the full calendar please visit www.linncounty.org/385/Satellite-Absentee-Voting Contact Linn County Election Services at: Phone: 319-892-5300, ext 1, Email: elections@LinnCounty.org
  • Monday, October 15th

  • Teen Table-Top Role Playing Game

    108, Cole Library
    5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

    Dive into the world of role playing games at Cole Library! Teen RPG meets every Monday except Oct. 8, 5-7 p.m. in Room 108. The group is currently playing Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition.
  • Monday, October 15th

  • Yellow Cake Study Break

    7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

    Beyond the Bomb is hosting Yellow Cake Study Break in Dows Kitchen or in Cole Library (see flyers for exact location). Yellow Cake Study Break is an event every block with free cupcakes to raise awareness for nuclear weapons and to help students take a break during 4th week! Come stop by for a free cupcake. Questions: jbudlong21
  • Tuesday, October 16th

  • 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 to discuss "The Leavers" by Lisa Ko. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning.
  • Tuesday, October 16th

  • Faculty Meeting (if needed)

    100,
    11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  • Tuesday, October 16th

  • YOGA for Deep Peace (1hr class)

    Shaw
    3:20 p.m.

    Breath and energy focused yoga for deep relaxation and ease. Himalayan Singing Bowl sound therapy often provided. All skill levels welcome. Use Cornell ID to grab a mat, bolster, & blanket from the Roe Howard Fitness Room before arrival. Led by certified instructors. Open to students, faculty, and staff. ~Sponsored by the Offices of Health, Counseling, and Spiritual Life.
  • Tuesday, October 16th

  • Lego Club

    108, Cole Library
    3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    Come build and play at Lego Club! Lego Club is held every Tuesday, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. in Room 108.
  • Tuesday, October 16th

  • Justice For Our Neighbors

    5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

    The Civic Engagement Office will be coordinating transportation to the Cedar Rapids JFON Clinic, leaving Cornell around 5 p.m. and returning around 8:30-9 p.m. Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON) is a nonprofit organization welcoming low-income immigrants of all faiths into churches and communities by providing free, high-quality immigration legal services, education, and advocacy. Contact civic@cornellcollege.edu if you need transportation or have any questions and want to create tangible change in our community.