News & Events


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

    Monday, January 20th

  • MLK Week: MLK Day of Service

    Thomas Commons Room:Orange Carpet
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Join the Cornell College Civic Engagement Office and Office of Intercultural Life in sewing heart pillows for University of Iowa cardiac surgery patients. This event is open to all Cornell and local community members.Monday, January 20th | 10:00 am-5:00 pm | Thomas Commons Room:Orange Carpet
  • Monday, January 20th

  • Off Campus Lottery

    Residence Life Office
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

    Monday, January 20th | 11:30 am-1:00 pm | Residence Life Office
  • Monday, January 20th

  • Candlelight MLK Vigil

    5:00 pm -

    Join us as we commemorate the courage, love, and healing wisdom of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and other Civil Rights Movement heroes. Vigil begins in Thomas Commons lobby, briefly sojourns to the MLK Memorial tree then into Allee Chapel for our naming and lighting candles for people past and present who have taught us courage, inclusive love, and the power of being instruments of healing peace. ~ A brief, optional ​Peace Euchar​is​t (​inclusive ​Communion) follows with MLK theology related scripture on love and ​social ​justice. ~Sponsored by I​ntercultural Life, BACO, C​ivic ​Engagement, & Spiritual Life's Soul Friends, Better Together Interfaith Allies & ChaplainMonday, January 20th | 5:00 pm
  • Monday, January 20th

  • Teen Table-Top Role Playing Game

    Cole Library Room:108
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Teen RPG will meet Mondays from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in Room 108. The group is currently playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition. This event is free and open to the public.Monday, January 20th | 5:00 pm-7:00 pm | Cole Library Room:108
  • Monday, January 20th

  • PODClub

    Cole Library Room:310
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    This month, PodClub is listening to the podcast "Something True," bringing incredible and bizarre true stories from the footnotes of history. A dog in the United States Cabinet? A leading rocket scientist who quit his job to make a moonchild? They're all true. PodClub members should listen to all episodes from the first two seasons. This podcast contains adult language and content and listener discretion is advised. This event is free and open to the public.Monday, January 20th | 7:00 pm-8:00 pm | Cole Library Room:310
  • Tuesday, January 21st

  • Daytime Adult Book Discussion Group

    Cole Library Room:310
    9:30 am - 11:00 am

    The Daytime Book Discussion Group will discuss "Having Our Say" by Sarah and Elizabeth Delany. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning. This event is free and open to the public.Tuesday, January 21st | 9:30 am-11:00 am | Cole Library Room:310
  • Tuesday, January 21st

  • ISA Study Abroad Information Table

    Thomas Commons Room:Table
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Stop by to visit Alex Halvorson, representative from ISA Study Abroad, to discuss summer, semester, and year-long study abroad opportunities. Since 1987, International Studies Abroad (ISA) has provided college students in the U.S. and Canada the opportunity to explore the world. Their mission is to ignite personal growth through a wide range of affordable education abroad opportunities with a commitment to exceptional support for all participants and their institutions. For more information, visit, January 21st | 11:00 am-1:00 pm | Thomas Commons Room:Table
  • Tuesday, January 21st

  • Time Management and Motivation Workshop

    Thomas Commons Room:Russell Classroom (2nd floor)
    11:15 am - 12:00 pm

    Join Brooke from Academic Support and Advising as we talk through time management strategies and ways to tap into your motivation to kickstart the spring term in a positive way!Tuesday, January 21st | 11:15 am-12:00 pm | Thomas Commons Room:Russell Classroom (2nd floor)
  • Tuesday, January 21st

  • Aromatherapy & Other Strategies for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

    Thomas Commons Room:Stockholm
    11:15 am - 12:15 pm

    Are you struggling with the 'winter blues', or think you may have SAD? Learn about signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder Learn strategies for addressing SAD, including potential benefits of essential oils Experience some essential oils that can be incorporated into a self-care practice Make an aromatherapy inhaler Sponsored in the Counseling Center in conjunction with the Cornell Well-being NetworkTuesday, January 21st | 11:15 am-12:15 pm | Thomas Commons Room:Stockholm