Cornell College Events

Friday, May 11th

Time Event Title
11:10 am-11:50 amEast West Meditation, Mindfulness, and Stress Reduction Allee Chapel
Opens with instruction enfolding Eastern and Western spiritual approaches and medical stress-reduction perspectives. Throughout the year we will explore various relaxation response and breathing techniques, practices used in Zen theory and meditation, ancient Christian meditation/centering prayer, energy work (i.e. chakra meditation), and other modalities. Sponsored by the Office of the Chaplain and Spiritual Life.
11:15 am-12:15 pmPresentation by Jenny Parker Law Hall
Jenny Parker, candidate for the social sciences consulting librarian position, will give a presentation. A reception will follow in Moosehead Lounge.
11:30 am-12:30 pmConversations About Teaching Cole Library
Conversations About Teaching offers an opportunity for faculty to discuss topics related to the classroom. This month the CAT session will feature a panel discussion on the issues surrounding designing writing assignments that encourage critical thinking. Facilitating will be Rebecca Entel, Assistant Professor of English & Creative Writing; Devan Baty, Associate Professor of French; Christina Penn-Goetsch, Associate Professor of Art History; and Shawn Doyle, Writing Consultant for First-year Students. Participants are encouraged to bring a brown bag lunch.
3:15 pmMusic Seminar Student Recital (Ringer Recital Studio) Armstrong Hall
3:30 pm-5:00 pmRetirement Reception for Professor Diane Crowder Paul K. Scott Alumni Center
The departments of Classical and Modern Languages and Literature and Women's Studies invite members of the campus community to celebrate Professor Diane Crowder's career and wish her well in her retirement.
4:15 pm-5:00 pmFaculty reception for consulting librarian candidate Jenny Parker Cole Library
There will be a faculty reception in the Cole Library gallery for candidate Jenny Parker.
7:00 pm-May 12th 7:00 amCornell College Relay for Life Small Multi-Sport Center
Join Colleges Against Cancer for Cornell's 10th 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 $51,000 was raised. Help us to Celebrate, Remember, and Fight Back!
7:00 pmSenior Recital: Royce Hufford, baritone, with Mary Dieker, piano Armstrong Hall

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
May 7th-May 11thSummer Housing Sign-Up Residence Life Office

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