Cornell College Events

Thursday, March 27th

Time Event Title
All dayCareer Road Trip: Chicago Application Deadline
Looking to network while exploring various careers? Join us as we host an Alumni Networking Dinner and meet with: + Gorilla Group (IT/web development). + Jacobson Group (HR Consulting). + Rachel Johnston, Ph.D. '94, Director, Criminology Program, Adler School of Professional Psychology. Apply today to network with alumni and gain an advantage in the professional world! Application Deadline: March 27, 2014
11:00 am-1:00 pmICAP Informational Table Thomas Commons
Get involved in the Iowa College AmeriCorps Program (ICAP). Receive an education award for your service, meet some great new people, and work alongside a non-profit to help it grow. To learn more, please attend one of the events during AmeriCorps week!
11:10 am-12:00 pmHAIG Lecture: The Politics of Memory in Chile Thomas Commons
Victims of the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile and their allies have been the visible custodians of the memory of the period in Chilean politics since the early 1990s. David Yamanishi, professor of politics, found some evidence of an alternate history while visiting Chile last year, and will talk about this Chilean story in the broader context of the politics of memory of dictatorships and human rights abuses.
11:30 am-12:00 pmICAP Informational Session Thomas Commons
Get involved in the Iowa College AmeriCorps Program (ICAP). Receive an education award for your service, meet some great new people, and work alongside a non-profit to help it grow. To learn more, please attend one of the events during AmeriCorps week!
3:30 pm-4:00 pmICAP Informational Session Thomas Commons
Get involved in the Iowa College AmeriCorps Program (ICAP). Receive an education award for your service, meet some great new people, and work alongside a non-profit to help it grow. To learn more, please attend one of the events during AmeriCorps week!
4:00 pm-5:30 pmLisi Krall: "Our Current Economic System and Climate Change" Thomas Commons
Join us in Hall-Perrine, Thomas Commons, at 4 p.m. as we listen to Professor Lisi Krall talk about our views of how the economy works and how it relates to current climate change and other environmental issues. Her talk will be followed by a Q&A session as well as a reception. About: Lisi Krall is a Professor of Economics at the State University of New York, Cortland, with expertise in political economy and environmental and ecological economics. Her present work uses evolutionary biology and radical and institutional economics to understanding the tension between the market economy and the biophysical limits of the planet. Sponsored by: Environmental Club, The Berry Center, and the Environmental Studies Department
5:30 pm-7:00 pmCLCP: Controversy with Civility Workshop Thomas Commons
How do appreciating different perspectives and knowing how to work with conflict help you develop as a leader? Come to the session on controversy with civility to learn about this aspect of leadership. Note: This program is required for the controversy with civility certificate.
7:00 pm-8:30 pmGuest Speaker Dumisani Washington Kimmel Theatre
Come join CUFI at Cornell College as we welcome Pastor Dumisani Washington, Director at Institute for Black Solidarity with Israel. He will be discussing why supporting Israel is a relevant and important issue today and everyday. He will also explore the history behind the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and debunk the false accusations of Israel being an apartheid state.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Mar 1st-Mar 31stWomen's History Month Display Thomas Commons
Mar 17th-Mar 30thDiverse Learning Environments Survey open to students

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