Cornell College Events
Friday, November 8th (link)
|All day-Nov 9th||Family Weekend Thomas Commons|
|11:30 am-12:00 pm||Meditation, Mindfulness, and Mind-Body-Spirit Allee Chapel|
Friday at 11:30 (except block breaks) in Allee Chapel.
Drop into this contemplative community of students, faculty, staff, and others gathering for East-West spiritual practices and related wisdom to increase personal and communal healing peace, compassion, and awareness of life's inter-connective oneness. Both prayerful and secular variations of commonalities.
~ Led by Chaplain with Spiritual Life Inter-faith & Spiritus leaders
|3:15 pm||Music Seminar Student Recital Armstrong Hall|
|3:15 pm-4:00 pm||Director of Campus Safety candidate presentation Thomas Commons|
Peter Zeitz, a candidate for director of Campus Safety, will be offering a presentation to the campus in Thomas Commons, Hedges. All are invited to attend. This presentation will be 3:15-4 p.m.
|7:00 pm-8:30 pm||Poet: Taylor Mali Kimmel Theatre|
Our featured reader is New York City performance poet Taylor Mali, one of the most well-known poets to have emerged from the poetry slam movement and one of the original poets to appear on the HBO series “Def Poetry Jam.” He is a four-time National Poetry Slam champion and the author of three books, most recently, “What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World."
Since 1998, over one thousand people have become teachers after reading or listening to Taylor Mali’s passionate poems about his experiences teaching middle school, high school, and college.
|7:00 pm-9:30 pm||Mount Vernon After Dark Uptown Mount Vernon|
Mount Vernon After Dark, will offer Uptown apartment tours that feature the food of eight local restaurants and the creative work of several local artists and musicians. Mount Vernon After Dark will include food and wine and other beverages from several eateries including Big Creek Market, Chameleon’s, El Sol, Fuel, Gary’s Foods, Lincoln Café and Wine Bar, Mount Vernon Confections, Perfect Blend, Pizza Palace, Skillet Café and Video Village.
|7:30 pm||Wind Ensemble Concert King Chapel|
Under the direction of Dr. Martin Hearne. Admission is free and open to the public.
|9:00 pm||Who Wants to be a Milionaire Thomas Commons|
Are you knowledgeable enough to win it all? Come and compete in PAAC Dark Purple's version of Who wants to be a Millionaire!
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