Cornell College Events

Tuesday, January 21st

Time Event Title
9:30 am-11:00 amDaytime Adult Book Discussion Group Cole Library
The Daytime Book Discussion Group will discuss "Having Our Say" by Sarah and Elizabeth Delany. If you would like to join in the discussion, call Sherene at 319-535-1105 or just come that morning. This event is free and open to the public.
11:00 am-1:00 pmISA Study Abroad Information Table Thomas Commons
Stop by to visit Alex Halvorson, representative from ISA Study Abroad, to discuss summer, semester, and year-long study abroad opportunities. Since 1987, International Studies Abroad (ISA) has provided college students in the U.S. and Canada the opportunity to explore the world. Their mission is to ignite personal growth through a wide range of affordable education abroad opportunities with a commitment to exceptional support for all participants and their institutions. For more information, visit
11:15 am-12:00 pmTime Management and Motivation Workshop Thomas Commons
Join Brooke from Academic Support and Advising as we talk through time management strategies and ways to tap into your motivation to kickstart the spring term in a positive way!
11:15 am-12:15 pmAromatherapy & Other Strategies for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Thomas Commons
Are you struggling with the 'winter blues', or think you may have SAD? Learn about signs of Seasonal Affective Disorder. Learn strategies for addressing SAD, including potential benefits of essential oils. Experience some essential oils that can be incorporated into a self-care practice. Make an aromatherapy inhaler. Sponsored by the Counseling Center in conjunction with the Cornell Well-being Network
11:30 am-1:00 pmChop It Up Chats & MLK Week: Self-Love, Loneliness, and Healthy Relationships Orange Carpet
The Office of Intercultural Life invites you to join us the second Tuesday of each block over the lunch hour for a drop-in, student and Cornell community-driven dialogue about various topics of culture, diversity, and inclusion. During this discussion, we would like you to share your ideas and experiences regarding self-love, loneliness, and the importance of healthy relationships. This event is open to all Cornell and local community members.
3:00 pm-5:00 pmMLK Week: Design Your Dream T-Shirt Orange Carpet
Join the Office of Intercultural Life on the Orange Carpet to design a T-shirt inspired by the works and words of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This event is open to the campus community and the greater local community.
3:30 pm-4:30 pmLego Club Cole Library
Come build and play at Lego Club! Lego Club is held on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.
3:45 pmYOGA for Deep Peace (1 hr) Hall-Perrine Room of Thomas Commons
A breath and energy focused class for deep relaxation and ease. Serenity enhanced by soothing Himalayan singing bowl vibrational sound healing. Arrive early to sign in & center yourself. Open to students, faculty & staff of all skill levels. Led by certified instructor/chaplain Rev. CQE. ~Sponsored by Offices of Spiritual Life, Health & Counseling in conjunction with the Cornell Well-being Network.
5:30 pmMen's Basketball vs. Grinnell Mount Vernon
6:30 pm-8:30 pmYarn Squad Cole Library
Join us for Yarn Squad EVERY Tuesday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Room 326. All fiber enthusiasts welcome – knit, crochet, felt… This event is free and open to the public.
6:30 pmNuclear Power: Promise or Peril? Orange Carpet
Professor Kara Beauchamp kicks off this nuclear energy speaker series by explaining the basics of nuclear energy and talking about the Fukushima disaster. All majors are encouraged to attend. Open to all.
7:30 pmWomen's Basketball vs. Grinnell Mount Vernon
7:30 pm-9:00 pmCommunity of Readers Adult Book Discussion Group Cole Library
Community of Readers will discuss "The Last Widow" by Karin Slaughter. If you would like to join the discussion, call Cathy at 319-895-4262 or join us that evening. This event is free and open to the public.

Ongoing Events:

Time Event Title
Jan 20th-Jan 22ndOff Campus Lottery Residence Life Office

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