Cornell College Events

Monday, October 28th

Time Event Title
8:00 amCourse Rosters are due at 12:00 noon Thursday. Self Service
All instructors teaching courses this block are required to submit their course roster(s) by 12:00 pm.
9:00 am-12:00 pmChautauqua - Block 3 Thomas Commons
Presented by Sandra Dyas, M.F.A. Visiting Faculty, Art. If you enjoy looking at fine art photography and examining its meaning, this class is for you. Key writings from books by Szarkowski such as "The Photographer’s Eye" will be discussed. We will look at the work of several other artists as well, including Diane Arbus, Garry Winogrand, Lee Friedlander and William Eggleston. This course continues November 4, 11 and 18. Cost of the four-week program is $36.00. For more information call 895-4119.
11:30 am-12:30 pmHow to Land a Summer Research Position Thomas Commons
Want to gain research experience this summer, but don't know where to begin? Join us for this workshop! We'll discuss how research experience will help your development as a scientist, how to locate and apply for campus and off-campus opportunities, and provide you with a packet of information which includes a spreadsheet highlighting external research competitions, a sample resume and personal statement and rules of etiquette for requesting a letter of recommendation. Please attend either the morning or the afternoon session, as the content will be identical.
3:30 pm-4:30 pmHow to Land a Summer Research Position Thomas Commons
Want to gain research experience this summer and don't know where to begin? Then, join us for this workshop! We'll discuss how research experience will help your development as a scientist, how to locate and apply for campus and off-campus opportunities, and provide you with a packet of information which includes a spreadsheet highlighting external research competitions, a sample resume and personal statement and rules of etiquette for requesting a letter of recommendation. Please attend either the morning or the afternoon session, as the content will be identical.
6:00 pm-7:00 pmLivestream with Facebook COO, Sheryl Sandberg Cornell College
During this Livestream, Sheryl Sandberg will discuss her hopes for the next generation of women leaders and answer students' questions. Sandberg's book, Lean In, examines why women's progress has stalled in the job market and what holds women back, while offering solutions to help women achieve their full potential. This conversation on gender will start the discussion to work toward closing the leadership gap and educating our future generation of leaders.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Oct 1st-Dec 2ndSophomore declaration of majors has begun Old Sem

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