Cornell College Events
Monday, January 21st (link)
|8:00 am-Jan 23rd 4:30 pm||Off Campus Lottery for 2019-2020 Seniors Residence Life Office|
The off-campus lottery for 2019-2020 seniors will be held Monday, Jan. 21, through Wednesday, Jan. 23. Stop by the Residence Life Office during office hours to participate. Bring your ID and the completed Off-Campus Housing Lottery Group form. The form can be found at the Residence Life Off Campus Lottery website.
|9:00 am-5:00 pm||MLK Week: MLK Day of Service Thomas Commons|
Join the Cornell College Civic Engagement Office and Office of Intercultural Life in sewing heart pillows for University of Iowa cardiac surgery patients, making tie blankets for Hope Lodge cancer patients with Colleges Against Cancer, or sewing quilts for children in need through Project Linus with fabric donated by Helios Stitch N Stuff in Mount Vernon. This event is open to all Cornell and local community members.
|9:00 am-1:30 pm||Admission Visit Day Thomas Commons|
Open house event for prospective students and their guests.
|3:00 pm-3:30 pm||Sleep, Academics, and Health Workshop Thomas Commons|
Sleep deprivation is common among college students and has been associated with poor academic performance and physical dysfunction. This workshop includes discussion on the importance of sleep as it relates to academic performance and well-being.
|4:00 pm||Zumba Dows|
Every Monday and Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Fitness program featuring movement inspired by various styles of Latin American dance. Open to students, faculty, and staff.
|5:00 pm-5:45 pm||MLK Week: MLK Speech and Vigil Thomas Commons|
Join the Office of Intercultural Life and the Office of Spiritual Life in recreating part of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final speech, followed by a vigil, led by Rev. Cathy from Thomas Commons to Allee Chapel.
|5:00 pm-7:00 pm||Teen Table-Top Role Playing Game Cole Library|
Dive into the world of role playing games at Cole Library!
Teen RPG meets EVERY Monday in Room 108 from 5:00-7:00 p.m.
The group is currently playing Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition.
|6:00 pm-8:00 pm||Democracy in Action! Thomas Commons|
Have you ever wondered how local laws and regulations are created? What the process is? Who is involved? Why not attend a Mt. Vernon City Council Meeting and find out!
We will meet in Thomas Commons at 6 and head over to City Hall to observe.
Meeting agendas will be posted on the web the Friday before the next scheduled council meeting and at the bulletin board at City Hall. Minutes will be posted to the web by Friday following the council meeting.
|7:00 pm-8:00 pm||PodClub Cole Library|
PodClub: Monday, January 21
7:00-8:00 p.m. in Room 310
Podcast: Switchblade Sisters
Switchblade Sisters provides deep cuts on genre flicks from a female perspective. Film critic April Wolfe sits down with a phenomenal female film-maker to slice-and-dice a classic genre movie - horror, exploitation, sci-fi and many others! Along the way, they cover craft, the state of the industry, and how films get made.
This podcast contains adult language. Listener discretion is advised. PodClub members should listen to 4 episodes of their choosing. Contact Grace for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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