|8:00 am Mar 19th||Deadline to Apply for Class of '55/Levy Scholarship Old Sem|
Cornell offers two scholarship programs to help students participate in off-campus study. The Levy Awards are given to students participating in block-long courses taught by Cornell faculty. The Class of '55 Awards are for virtually any off-campus program. The deadline for scholarship applications for the 2014-15 academic year is March 19, 2014.
|8:00 am Mar 19th||Guatemala Off Campus Fund Old Sem|
We are pleased to announce that an anonymous donor recently established the Guatemala Off-Campus Fund to support students pursuing study of language and culture in Guatemala. Students participating in any accredited program in Guatemala are eligible to apply. Deadline is March 19 for the 2014-15 academic year.
|8:00 am Mar 21st||Sleep Inn Lottery Residence Life Office|
Sleep Inn Lottery will be held one day only!
|10:00 am Mar 22nd||RenFaire Thomas Commons|
The Medieval and Renaissance Club (MeRC) holds a small renaissance festival every year to provide a forum for learning about life in pre- and early gunpowder Europe (600-1700 CE). We have traditionally had pies available by donation and have recently brought in a local live steel reenactment group and the Society for Creative Anachronism for fighting and artistry demonstrations. Any questions you may have can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|12:00 pm Mar 22nd||RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) Basic Self-Defense Class for Women Mount Vernon City Hall Chambers|
This is the second of 4 class meetings. The RAD self-defense class teaches strategies for safety and basic self-defense techniques. Registration deadline was March 19. Class continues on March 26 and April 7. For more info, go to the website.
|8:00 pm Apr 5th||Mr. Cornell Kimmel Theatre|
Come and find out who has what it takes to be Mr. Cornell. Sponsored by Hall Council.
|4:00 pm Apr 19th||Color Dance - PAAC Novelty Small Multi-Sport Center|
The dance is inspired by the Indian Holi festival or the popular Color Run. It will be an outdoor dance with a DJ and color powder. Each attendee will receive packs of powder at the beginning of the dance to throw during the dance on cue from the DJ. The powder is completely safe and washse off your body easily. Whiteout!!
|12:00 pm Apr 26th||Relay For Life Ash Park|
Join Colleges Against Cancer for Cornell's 11th annual Relay For Life. Students, faculty, staff, and community members come together to honor those who have battled cancer and support goals of the American Cancer Society. Last year more than $41,000 was raised. Help us to celebrate, remember, and fight back!
|11:30 am May 2nd||Thomas Commons Dedication Thomas Commons|
Join the Cornell campus community for the dedication of the newly-renovated Thomas Commons. The official ceremony will be held from 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. on the Orange Carpet.
|3:00 pm May 10th||2014 Baccalaureate King Chapel|
This touching Cornell tradition features playful and meaningful words of gratitude by graduating seniors on behalf of their faculty, family, staff, and friends, as well as music by College organist Dr. Brett Wolgast, and inter-spiritual wisdom for the life journey which includes a message by College Chaplain Catherine Quehl-Engel. This optional event for graduating seniors and their loved ones lasts about an hour. Family and friends should arrive early as King Chapel typically fills for this event which begins at 3 p.m. In the event that all seats in the chapel fill, the ceremony will be shown live onscreen in nearby Law Hall, a fully accessible building.
|4:00 pm May 10th||Reception for Senior and Parents Garner President's House|
A reception for graduates and their parents. RSVP on the graduation events webpage.
|10:00 am May 11th||2014 Commencement Southeast Lawn of College Hall|
This culminating moment in each student’s college experience is celebrated with traditional rituals including mortarboards, gowns, faculty in colorful academic regalia, and celebratory music. This event features traditions unique to Cornell such as student and faculty keynote speakers chosen by the senior class as well as seating arranged by student preference instead of alphabetically or by major. The ceremony will take place on the lawn behind College Hall just west of 5th Avenue SW. The area will be open for guests at 8:30 a.m. Adequate seating is available for all who wish to attend. Family members and friends should be seated by 9:45 a.m. so the ceremony can begin at 10 a.m. This event typically concludes by 12:30 p.m. Umbrellas will not be allowed in the seating area. Ponchos will be provided in the event of rain. If severe weather is expected, Commencement will be held in the Small Multi-Sport Center. Notification of the venue change will occur by 10 a.m. Saturday via e-mail to all seniors and on the college’s homepage.
|8:00 am May 17th||Admission Junior Open House Kimmel Theatre|
|Aug 4th||Iowa Private College Week Kimmel Theatre|