Cornell College Events

Thursday, March 28th

Time Event Title
All dayPhilanthropy Week--Celebrate philanthropy
Celebrate the third annual Philanthropy Week at Cornell. Stop at the table outside the Dining Hall over lunch for philanthropy trivia, and answer questions from the Philanthropy Week hunt to win prizes. Seniors: Come to Friday After Class in Berry Lobby, 7-8:30 p.m., to support the Senior Gift Campaign. Hosted by the SGC Leadership Committee.
9:30 am-10:00 amChildren's Story Time Cole Library
Join us for story time fun!
11:10 amHAIG Lecture: Political Islam's Memory of the Islamic Past Thomas Commons
Aaron Hagler, ACM/Mellon post-doctoral teacher-scholar fellow in history, will give a lecture titled "The Many Uses of History: Political Islam's Memory of the Islamic Past."
11:15 am-12:15 pmCareers in the State Department and Foreign Policy Thomas Commons
Join CEC in meeting Constance Mayer, a 20-year veteran of the U.S. State Department, serving primarily in the Department's Intelligence and Research Bureau (INR) as an all-source analyst on the Middle East, North and Sub-Saharan Africa. Mayer recruits for the U.S. State Department and orients students interested in international affairs to the different career options available to them as public servants or in the Washington, D.C.-based non-governmental (NGO), non-profit, and think tank realms.
3:30 pm-4:30 pmPresentation by Jennifer Eichman College Hall
Jennifer Eichman, candidate for the Asian religions position, will give a presentation titled "The Buddhist Practice of Releasing Animals." A reception will follow in College Hall Room 303.
3:30 pm-4:30 pmPresentation by Stefan Mendez-Diez Law Hall
Stefan Mendez-Diez, candidate for the teaching position in the department of mathematics and statistics, will give a presentation titled "The Unreasonable Effectiveness of String Theory in Mathematics." A reception will follow in Moosehead Lounge.
6:30 pm-7:30 pmMaundy Thursday Service with Foot Washing Allee Chapel

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Mar 24th-Apr 3rdSenior art exhibit Peter Paul Luce Gallery
Mar 25th-Mar 29thPhilanthropy Week at Cornell

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