Cornell College Events

Tuesday, April 16th

Time Event Title
9:30 am-11:00 amDaytime Adult Book Discussion Group Cole Library
The Daytime Book Discussion Group will meet Tuesday, April 16 from 9:30-11:00 a.m. in Room 310 on the library’s third floor. The book they will discuss is Shell Games: The Life and Times of Pearl McGill, Industrial Spy and Pioneer Labor Activist by Jeffery Copeland. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning.
11:00 am-12:30 pmSTD Awareness Month Tabling Thomas Commons
Tabling to provide information around safer sex and sexually transmitted disease prevention.
11:10 am-12:00 pmFaculty Meeting West Science
11:30 am-12:45 pmSenior Week: Resume Workshop Thomas Commons
Do you need to start your resume or have items to add? The Berry Career Institute will teach you how to format your resume for maximum impact and showcase your information in a manner that highlights your experiences.
3:00 pmSoftball at Grinnell College Grinnell
3:30 pm-4:25 pmLego Club Cole Library
Come build and play at Lego Club! Lego Club is held on Tuesdays, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in Room 108. This event is open free to the public.
3:45 pmYOGA for Deep Peace Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
3:45 - 4:45pm in Hall-Perrine West Breath and energy focused yoga for deep relaxation and ease. Himalayan Singing Bowl sound therapy often provided. All skill levels welcome. Arrive early to grab a mat, bolster, & blanket from the Roe Howard Fitness Room Open to students, faculty, and staff. ~Sponsored by the Offices of Health, Counseling, and Spiritual Life in conjunction with the Cornell Well-being Network.
4:00 pm-5:00 pmKickboxing Small Multi-Sport Center
Every Tuesday and Thursday from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Form of martial arts that combines elements of karate. Open to students, faculty, and staff.
4:30 pm-5:30 pmHonors Thesis Defense in Geology Norton
Geology major Kira Fish is presenting the results of her senior honors thesis at 4:30 pm on Tuesday, April 16 in Norton 303. The title of her thesis is "Effects of diagenesis on boron isotopic ratios in well-preserved Pliocene coral".
5:00 pmSoftball at Grinnell College Grinnell
6:30 pm-7:30 pmHolocaust Survivor Lecture: Rachel Goldman Miller Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
Join us for the Annual Thaler Holocaust lecture as this year's speaker, Rachel Goldman Miller, shares her childhood story of survival.
6:30 pm-8:30 pmYarn Squad Cole Library
Join us for Yarn Squad EVERY Tuesday, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Cole Library Room 326. Knitters, crocheters, and all fiber enthusiasts are welcome. Our current charity knit is The Preemie Project: The Infant Bereavement Program. There is a huge need for blankets. I am including the website so you can see the specifications. https://www.thepreemieproject.com/programs/infant-bereavement/knit-and-crochet-blankets-for-bereavement-packages/ This event is open free to the public.
7:30 pm-9:00 pmCommunity of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group Cole Library
Community of Readers will meet on Tuesday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Cole Library Room 310. We will discuss She Has Her Mother’s Laugh by Carl Zimmer. If you would like to join the discussion, call Cathy at 319-895-4262 or join us that evening.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Apr 15th-Apr 19thSenior Week: Walk-in appointments at the Berry Career Institute

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