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02/23/2017 -

Cornell Feline Club presents Feline Follies, a fundraiser benefiting local animal shelter, March 4th, noon-4 p.m., in Schurmann Hall in the upper tutor room hallway).

Feline Follies is open to the public and will include cat-themed mini-lectures given by Cornell clinicians and staff members, a raffle...

02/23/2017 -

Want to gain the knowledge and skills to administer a System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) site?  In a three-day hands-on course, you will learn day-to-day management tasks, including how to manage software, client health, hardware and software inventory, applications and integration with Intune...

02/23/2017 -

PHOTO GALLERY

When Joe Remillard, manager for customer service and communications, suggested that the staff in Infrastructure, Properties and Planning hold a Tropical Day to draw attention away from...

02/23/2017 -

Started in 2007 and coordinated by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council, America Saves Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and for individuals to assess their own saving status.

This year, America Saves Week is Feb. 27-March 4. During...

02/23/2017 -

March 10, Bailey Hall: Simon Shaheen’s Zafir

‘Ud and violin master Simon Shaheen comes to Cornell for a not-to-be missed performance of his composition project Zafir, which mixes the Arab music of Al-Andalus with Spanish flamenco and global jazz. The...

02/23/2017 -

Members of the Cornell staff community are invited to a lunchtime forum on immigration, refugees and citizenship, (Tuesday) Feb. 28 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in G10 Biotechnology. Lunch will be provided; register online to attend.

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02/23/2017 -

Margherita Fabrizio, director of the Carol Tatkon Center, is known for her large garden and many “tender” plants in large pots that are moved in and out of her house each year. But because the flower stem of her approximately 15-year-old Agave Americana (commonly known as Century Plant), grew higher than...

02/23/2017 -

Cornell offers a number of summer camp programs for children and high school students. Below is a sampling:

International Summer Debate Camp

This camp, geared for students ages 13-18, attracts students from all over the world who are interested in learning and advancing their...

02/23/2017 -

This month, Cornell’s Empathy, Assistance and Referral Service (EARS) celebrates its 45-year anniversary, making it one of the nation’s oldest peer-counseling programs in higher education. A new website, targeted to undergraduate and graduate students...

02/23/2017 -

PHOTO GALLERY

Editor’s note: EARS services are available for undergraduate and graduate students; we are including the article here so that staff are aware of these services for students. Staff and faculty members and...

02/09/2017 -

The Tompkins County Farm Bureau will host a Land As Your Legacy® farm-transition planning workshop Feb. 18, 10 a.m.-noon at the Dryden Fire Station, 24 North St., Dryden, NY. This free workshop will be presented by transition-planning specialists from Nationwide® Financial and is co-sponsored by Cornell...

02/09/2017 -

As Cornell transitions from WebEx to Zoom, Cornell Information Technologies will offer many training opportunities. In January, the number of Zoom users was more than double that of WebEx, with more than 2,500 people using Zoom. If you haven’t switched to Zoom yet, or if you have and are interested in...

02/09/2017 -

Sketching and painting in the greenhouse

Sign up for three sessions of "Painting in the Greenhouse" (Feb. 19-Mar. 5).

Winter botany

Join staff botanist Robert Wesley for a winter walk to identify...

02/09/2017 -

Sustainability management training available

Are you prepared to champion sustainability in your department or unit? Add to your management academy training with the “Sustainability 101” course, offered Feb. 22, 9 a.m.-noon, at 353 East Hill Plaza (353 Pine Tree Road). Participants...

02/09/2017 -

Looking for a Valentine’s Day gift for someone?  Head to The Cornell Store.

Pre-order a beautiful, fresh rose bouquet for only $25.00 by Feb. 13 and pick up at The Cornell Store, Main Campus store on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Pre-orders must be placed by Feb. 13. ...

02/09/2017 -

Last month a four-person team from Cornell Dining placed second in a chopped-style cooking competition presented by the American Culinary Federation (ACF) Conference and Skidmore College. Teams representing 11 colleges and universities across the Northeast were...

02/09/2017 -

David A. Levitsky, Weiss Presidential Fellow and professor of nutrition and psychology, is conducting a study to test an easy, quick and effortless method that might prevent age-related weight gain. He is looking for volunteers for this study, particularly younger employees (ages 20 to 40) from all...

02/09/2017 -

Cornell Wellness

Cornell Wellness staff are available to provide workshops, lectures, clinics, and demos on many different topics to your department by request. These offerings typically run...

02/09/2017 -

According to the American Red Cross, there is an emergency need for blood donors. On-campus donation sites have been set up for February. This month all donors will receive a free $5 Amazon e-card and a free t-shirt when they donate. Sign up online at one of the following times, or call 1-800 RED CROSS or...

02/09/2017 -

Bid. Win. Support. The second Big Red One-Day Online Auction for the United Way is today, Feb. 10, until midnight. View and bid on items now at the...

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