Cornell College Events

Friday, September 22nd

Time Event Title
All day-Sep 24thHomecoming 2017 Cornell College
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9:00 amWomen's Tennis at TBA St. Peter, Minn.
ITA Regionals
11:00 am-1:00 pmPre Pep Rally Thomas Commons
Join cheerleaders and other organizations on campus and get excited for the pep rally!
Join us for this learning and practice group on Fridays at 11:15 - noon in Allee Chapel (except during breaks). Sessions enfold seated and movement-based meditation from diverse Eastern and Western approaches. Includes contemplative wisdom for everyday life. Come for increased calm, compassion, resiliency, stress reduction, and ability to be more skillful with difficult emotions. Led by certified instructor (CQE). Students, faculty, staff, and townspeople welcome. ~Sponsored by Chaplain & Spiritual Life
11:30 am-12:30 pmFrench Conversation Group Thomas Commons
French Conversation Group Join our Francophone community on the Hilltop for low-key conversation en français. First three Friday afternoons of each block. Thème de la semaine: êtes-vous accro aux nouvelles technologies?
3:00 pm-4:00 pmKarel Appel Lithographs: Reception & Talk Cole Library
Karel Appel Lithographs: Reception & Talk with Dorothy Lincoln-Smith '58. Celebrating Lincoln-Smith's gift of 14 framed Karl Appel Lithographs to the Cornell College Art Collection with a brief talk about the artist, Karel Appel. Sponsored by the Department of Art & Art History.
3:15 pm-4:15 pm??Beta Omicron Lecture- Searching for Successful Global Development: A Case Study in Madagascar Thomas Commons
Join the campus community at 3:15 in Hedges for Beta Omicron Distinguished Alumni Visitor David Nygaard '65. Nygaard is a global development and relief expert ?who has lead economic development initiatives in South and Central Asia, Eastern and Southern Africa, and the Middle East. He currently chairs the global non-profit American Near East Refugee Aid (ANERA)??. Students interested in economics, politics, global development and non-profit management are particularly encouraged to attend. ?Sponsored by the Berry Career Institute. ?
5:00 pm-6:00 pmCornell Connections: Student/Alumni Networking Reception Thomas Commons
Don't miss this chance to connect to your greatest resource as a Cornell student: CORNELL ALUMNI! To participate and receive personalized business cards, students must RSVP by Wednesday, Sept. 20, and attend that afternoon's prep session at 3:30 p.m. in Zamora's or contact Dawn Pitts. RSVP:
5:30 pmVolleyball at Wash U. Bloomington, Ill.
Barker Classic
8:00 pmVolleyball at Chicago Bloomington, Ill.
Barker Classic
8:30 pmPep Rally Ash Park
Join us for the crowning of Homecoming royalty and a fantastic fireworks show after!

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Sep 17th-Oct 29th"Scodella da Impagliata" exhibit by Susannah Biondo-Gemmell McWethy Hall
Sep 20th-Sep 28thHurricane Relief Drive Cornell College

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