Cornell College Events

Wednesday, February 27th

Time Event Title
11:00 am-12:30 pmEating Disorders Week Tabling Event Thomas Commons
Information Distribution around Eating Disorders.
11:10 am-12:00 pmSmall-Thomas Lecture: "Faith and Social Justice for sustaining the peace in Liberia" Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
Liberia's National Peace Ambassador and Cornell alumnus The Rev. William Tolbert III '77, son of the late Liberian President William Tolbert Jr., will speak on the history of Liberia and root causes of its civil war and instability, and identify the challenges to--and recommendations for--genuine reconciliation and lasting peace. Since 2000, the Small-Thomas Lectures have explored the intersection of faith and social justice thanks to a generous gift from Richard Small '50 and Norma Thomas Small.
11:15 am-12:00 pmYoung Trustee Info Session Thomas Commons
If you're a senior and would like to continue to make an impact on Cornell after you graduate, consider becoming a Young Trustee and serving on Cornell's Board of Trustees. During this info session you'll learn about the role of a Young Trustee, what's expected, and how to apply.
11:15 am-11:55 amComputer Science Candidate Presentation Law Hall
The campus community is invited to meet a candidate for the tenure-track, assistant professor position in the Department of Computer Science. The candidate will give a presentation titled "Web service composition optimization" from 11:15-11:55 a.m. on Wednesday, February 27th.
12:15 pm30 Minute Gentle YOGA Shaw
Relax. De-stress. Renew from 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Shaw. A breath and energy focused class for beginners through intermediate (Use your Cornell ID to grab a mat and props from the Roe Howard Fitness Center). Led by certified instructors. Open to students, faculty, and staff ~Sponsored by the Offices of Health, Counseling, and Spiritual Life
12:15 pm30 Minute Gentle YOGA Shaw
Relax. De-stress. Renew from 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Shaw. A breath and energy focused class for beginners through intermediate (Use your Cornell ID to grab a mat and props from the Roe Howard Fitness Center). Led by certified instructors. Open to students, faculty, and staff ~Sponsored by the Offices of Health, Counseling, and Spiritual Life
1:15 pm-2:30 pm"From the Heart" by Rev. Tolbert Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
Liberia's Peace Ambassador share's his personal narrative including how Cornell prepared him for his life purpose, what the U.S. might learn from peace efforts in Liberia when tending to our national divisions, and keeping faith and hope alive in difficult times. This talk is free and open to the public. Location: Hall-Perrine, Thomas Commons
3:15 pm-4:00 pmYoung Trustee Info Session Thomas Commons
If you're a senior and would like to continue to make an impact on Cornell after you graduate, consider becoming a Young Trustee and serving on Cornell's Board of Trustees. During this info session you'll learn about the role of a Young Trustee, what's expected, and how to apply.
3:30 pm-4:30 pmPhilosophy Candidate Presentation Law Hall
The campus community is invited to meet a candidate for the tenure-track, assistant professor position in the Department of Philosophy. The candidate will give a presentation from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 27th. The presentation will be followed by a reception in Moosehead Lounge.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmZumba 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.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Feb 11th-Mar 1stHumanize My Hoodie Art Exhibit Thomas Commons
Feb 22nd-Mar 2ndBooks For Life Pop-Up Bookstore Mount Vernon

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