|Apr 25th||Student Senate Elections Cornell College|
Vote for your class representatives all day on Community. Each class has four representatives, and each student may vote for the representatives for their class. Polls are open midnight to midnight! Contact LZahourek15 with questions.
|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!
|5:30 pm Apr 27th||Fellowship of Christian Athletes Barn Dance & Grillout Small Multi-Sport Center|
Join Fellowship of Christian Athletes for our annual grill-out and, new this year, barn dance! The dance will feature a live band and caller, so come ready to dance and enjoy great food and company!
|5:00 pm Apr 28th||Berry Center End-of-year Dinner and Awards Cornell College|
Join the Berry Center for a year-end celebration of the Omicron Delta Epsilon (economics honor society) induction, and recognition of Enactus and Cornell Financial Group members. Faculty and Staff, please R.S.V.P to email@example.com. Students, please R.S.V.P. in JIVE.
|7:00 pm Apr 30th||Department of English and Creative Writing Awards Night Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons|
The Department of English and Creative Writing's annual awards night and celebration of seniors will be April 30. There will be food, music, readings, and this year's Open Field will be unveiled.
|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.
|5:30 pm May 9th||Senior Reception Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons|
|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 Thomas Commons|
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|