Cornell College Events

Thursday, September 24th

Time Event Title
12:00 pm-1:00 pmICL Power Hour: Hispanic Heritage Month Virtual
Join the Office of Intercultural Life and friends this Thursday for a virtual discussion of the importance of Hispanic Heritage Month and Hispanic heritage in the U.S. Tune in to the Office of Intercultural Life FaceBook page and join the conversation! https://www.facebook.com/CornellCollegeInterculturalLife
1:30 pm-4:30 pmFLU SHOT CLINIC Thomas Commons
Cornell is holding a flu shot clinic administered by Hy-Vee, on Sept. 24, Sept. 30, and Oct. 12 in Ringer Dining Room. This clinic is open to students, faculty, and staff. Sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0d4aabaa2ea0ff2-cornell1
4:30 pmLinda Oatman High and Eli Huckabee Reading Zoom virtual meeting
Cornell's 2019-20 Distinguished Visiting Writer Linda Oatman High, who taught a course called "Writing Young Adult Fiction: Free Verse Illuminations of Tough Subjects" in Block 7, reads new work. Oatman High is an author/journalist who holds an MFA in writing from Vermont College. She's published more than 30 books for children and teens, many of which have won awards and honors. Linda was honored in England in 2012 with the Sunday Times EFG Short Story award, being the only American on a shortlist of six authors. She lives in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and teaches creative writing both nationally and internationally. www.lindaoatmanhigh.com Eli Huckabee, who was a student in Oatman High's course, will kick off the reading with work composed in the class. Eli is a creative writing major from Portland, Oregon. Although he lives with his parents right now, he enjoys running for Cornell and traveling. Watch out Hollywood, in two to 10 years Eli will be the talk of the town. This event is free and open to the public. The Zoom link will be sent out the day of the reading. Please RSVP to bklaver@cornellcollege.edu if you would like to attend the event.
4:30 pm-5:00 pmZumba on the Tri-Hall Lawn TBA (neutral site)
Come dance with Olivia and Marcia Sisk on the Tri-Hall Lawn! Zumba is a great way to reduce stress and connect with your fellow students. Dancing is also great for the brain! Come and dance with us.

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