Cornell College Events

Wednesday, December 12th

Time Event Title
All dayVoice Juries Ringer Recital Studio
8:30 am-4:00 pmFaculty and Staff Appreciation Event Thomas Commons
The Cornell College Bookstore invites all faculty and staff to their annual appreciation event. Please join us at the Bookstore, where we will celebrate our partnership by offering a 20 percent discount on Cornell clothing and gifts. Light refreshments will also be served.
11:00 am-1:00 pmPurple Proud: Gift Giving Thomas Commons
Join Student Affairs staff on the OC for some fun gift giving activities. There will be an alternative gift market, chocolate fountain, food tasting, gift wrapping, and much more!
11:00 am-1:00 pmFair Trade Gift Market Thomas Commons
Jewelry and other gift giving options directly support Third World small businesses brokered through SERRV. The market continues Dec. 13 on the Orange Carpet. Sponsored by the chaplain and Spiritual Life.
11:30 am-12:30 pm"God's Hotel" Reading Group Discussion Thomas Commons
Students who were previously selected for this reading group will meet for one last discussion, joined by special guest Sister Betty Daugherty. Daughtery is co-founder of Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center in Hiawatha, Iowa, a 70-acre conference and retreat center. She has studied and led retreats on the life and work of Hildegard of Bingen, who is discussed at length in "God's Hotel."
3:30 pm-4:30 pmCISCO event: Internship stories Career Engagement Center
The CEC is sponsoring the last CISCO event for international students for the first semester. There will be a panel of four Cornell international students giving presentations on their past internships in the United States, followed by a question and Answer session. Mark your calendar, come, and get valuable insight into different working environments, and tips on how to find internships in the United States.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmTruth about suicide Thomas Commons
Come join the Peer Educators for a video and discussion about the root causes of suicide on college campuses and recognition and prevention strategies.
6:30 pm-7:30 pmSilent Night....A Candlelight Advent & Christmas Service Allee Chapel
An hour of gentleness, love, hope, and healing peace. Experience lessons and carols, Chamber singers, Octave, prayers of peace, honoring of the Virgin of Guadalupe on this her Feast Day, and a hope-filled holiday homily by Cornell's chaplain. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by the chaplain and Spiritual Life Office and its SoulFriend leadership team.
6:30 pm-8:30 pmTeen Movie Night: "A Christmas Story" Cole Library
Come watch a holiday classic at the library, and see Ralphie attempt to convince his teachers, parents, and even Santa Claus that a Red Ryder B.B. gun is the perfect Christmas present.
7:00 pmWrestling vs. Augustana College Small Multi-Sport Center
7:30 pmMen's Basketball @ Wheaton College

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