Cornell College Events

Wednesday, April 24th

Time Event Title
11:15 am-12:30 pmLunch with Baylen Linnekin Thomas Commons
Join attorney, scholar, writer, and activist Baylen Linnekin for lunch. Linnekin is a licensed attorney who holds an LL.M. in agricultural and food law, and is the founder and executive director of Keep Food Legal in Washington, D.C. Lunch will be provided from 11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m. in MLK Room, Thomas Commons. Due to limited first-come, first-served seating, your firm reservation in JOIN is required by noon Friday, April 19; you may come late and leave early if required by your class schedule as long as you enter and leave respectfully. Please email jwaldron@cornellcollege.edu with dietary restrictions by noon Friday, April 19. Sponsored by the Department of Politics and the Berry Center.
3:30 pmFood Freedom: A Presentation by Baylen Linnekin Thomas Commons
Join attorney, scholar, writer, and activist Baylen Linnekin as he discusses early American food regulations and the role of food in shaping the Revolutionary War, Declaration of Independence, and Bill of Rights - facts that serve as a historical basis to rebuild the framework for a new and lasting period of food freedom in America. Linnekin is a licensed attorney who holds an LL.M. in agricultural and food law, and is the founder and executive director of Keep Food Legal in Washington, D.C. Linnekin's writing on food and law has appeared in scholarly publications like the Chapman University Law Review, Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, Northeastern University Law Journal, Nexus Journal of Law & Policy, and the Journal of Wine Economics. Sponsored by the Department of Politics and the Berry Center.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmInterview Skills Workshop Career Engagement Center
What are the do’s and don’ts of interviewing? What are the best strategies for a successful interview? Presented by Steve Stark, Human Resources Recruiter at GoDaddy.com
4:30 pm-7:30 pmCANCELLED: RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) Basic Self-Defense Class for Women Mount Vernon City Hall Chambers
This class has been cancelled. The RAD self-defense class teaches strategies for safety and basic self-defense techniques. Registration deadline was April 17. Class continues on April 24, May 1, and the final class meeting is TBD. For more info, visit the Counseling Center website.
4:30 pmSoftball vs. Coe College: NOTE DATE CHANGE Mount Vernon Softball Complex
7:00 pmCornell Baseball @ Augustana College

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Apr 21st-May 1stSenior art exhibit Peter Paul Luce Gallery

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