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05/22/2017 -

Friends in the Field, a clothing and shoe drive for immigrant farmworkers and their families, is now accepting donations. Winter jackets, boots and sneakers are a priority of the drive, which has...

05/18/2017 -

The annual Spring Garden Fair and Plant Sale, organized since 1982 by Master Gardener volunteers from Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Tompkins County, will be held May 20, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at the Ithaca High School, 1401 North Cayuga Street.  

More than 40 area growers and 12 garden groups...

05/18/2017 -

The annual Hasbrouck Community Yard Sale will be held Saturday, May 20, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hasbrouck Community apartments. Hasbrouck residents will be selling and/or bartering with Cornell community members and other Hasbrouck residents their personal possessions – including clothes...

05/18/2017 -

The course Essential Desktop Applications will be held May 31-June 23, Monday-Friday, 9-10:45 a.m., and will be held in a centralized computer lab location (tbd). The course provides skills in using personal computers running the Windows operating system, covering fundamental technical concepts and time-...

05/18/2017 -

Solar Celebration!

Go Solar is throwing a party, May 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Cass Park. Celebrate how far this community has come in embracing a clean energy future and learn about the latest technologies and options available to put the power of the sun to work.!

Partner...

05/18/2017 -

Medicare: Your Questions Answered

This webcast, presented by Fidelity on June 1 and again June 2 at 1 p.m., covers Medicare eligibility requirements, how and when to sign up, and types of coverage and costs to expect. Understanding Medicare and the benefits it offers are key...

05/18/2017 -

Recorded Cornell Zoom trainings

Switch to Zoom now: WebEx will be retired at the end of June 2017. If you need help, Zoom trainings held on campus –including sessions for Zoom Basics and Zoom Advanced –were recorded and can be viewed by visiting...

05/18/2017 -

Volunteers are needed to help make Cornell’s Commencement Weekend special for graduating students and their families.

Commencement will be held in Schoellkopf Stadium on Sunday, May 28. In addition, assistance is needed on Saturday, May 27, at the Ph....

05/18/2017 -

The career of David DeVries, associate dean of undergraduate education in the College of Arts & Sciences, was celebrated with music from the Big Red Pep Band, as well as kind words and a serenade from Glenn Altschuler, at a retirement event May 8 in Klarman Hall.

“David is one of the most...

05/18/2017 -

Over the past two months, Gerald Hector, vice president for financial affairs, has filled three key positions in the Division of Financial Affairs (DFA). With his leadership team complete, he is setting his sights on the strategic work he began shortly after arriving at Cornell last summer.

William...

05/18/2017 -

Nominations are open through June 30 for the President’s Award for Innovation in Diversity and Inclusion, and the employee excellence awards for individuals and managers. Recipients will receive a monetary award, and all nominees will be invited to a luncheon with President Martha E....

05/18/2017 -

Procurement Services will host its annual supplier show June 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Barton Hall. The event provides an opportunity for members of the Cornell community to meet Cornell’s contract suppliers, learn about their products and services, and hear about the savings and efficiencies they provide.

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05/18/2017 -

In the last spring meeting of the Employee Assembly May 17, Cornell President Martha E. Pollack fielded questions from EA members about some of the most complex concerns affecting staff at the Ithaca and Geneva campuses. These ranged from public transportation, affordable housing and accessibility...

05/17/2017 -

PHOTO GALLERY

Pamela Staub, administrative assistant at the School of Industrial and Labor Relations, was recognized for 35 years of service at the ILR School’s annual...

05/04/2017 -

Tech Training Spotlight

New to Drupal?  Want to learn Content Management System (CMS) concepts, the Drupal interface, how to add and manage content, and how to manage pages? This course is designed to get students familiar with Drupal. Register now for the one-day Drupal 8...

05/04/2017 -

SUNY Empire State College will host an information session on central campus (163 Day Hall), May 17, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Find out about deferring part of your tuition bill (Cornell Tuition Aid), SUNY Empire’s mentoring advantage, an overview of the application process, areas of study (“...

05/04/2017 -

Cornell Transportation Services and Cornell Recreational Services are teaming up to celebrate National Bike To Work/School Day with the Cornell community. Several tables will be staffed at multiple locations across central campus offering goodies May 19 from 7-10 a.m. for people who cycle in that morning....

05/04/2017 -

Procurement Services will host its annual supplier show June 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Barton Hall. The event provides an opportunity for members of the Cornell community to meet Cornell’s contract suppliers, learn about their products and services, and hear about the savings and efficiencies they provide.

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05/04/2017 -

Last chance to volunteer for Slope Day, May 11: the volunteer website will close first thing Monday morning, May 8 at 9 a.m.

Volunteers are still needed to provide support and care for their fellow Cornellians and can select from among a variety of duties and opportunities:

  • Gate crew -...
05/04/2017 -

In a return engagement, Cornell alumnus Christopher Dial '04 will discuss how unconscious bias can influence behaviors and decision-making in a seminar, “Understanding Implicit Bias,” to be held May 15, 1-3 p.m., in the Hollis E. Cornell auditorium in Goldwin Smith Hall (Room 132).

Dial, who graduated...

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