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02/09/2016 -

Colleagues,

It has come to our attention that some Cornell health plan members have experienced difficulties as we transition to our new prescription drug management company, OptumRx. We apologize for the inconvenience this transition process may have caused you or your family.
 
Please...

01/29/2016 -

The Cornell Lacrosse Team and the Dream Factory of Central New York are working with the American Red Cross to co-sponsor their 11th annual blood drive to kick off the 2016 Save the Day campaign for critically and chronically ill children.

The blood drive will be held Feb. 4, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., in G10...

01/28/2016 -

The annual Cornell Wrestling Community Challenge for Hospicare fundraiser will be held Feb. 7 at 1 p.m., Bartels, when Cornell hosts the match against rivals Oklahoma State. Cornell team supporters are pledging a set amount of money for every person who attends the match. The more people who attend the...

01/28/2016 -

Monday seminar

The Cayuga Bird Club will meet Feb. 8, doors opening at 7 p.m., with a club meeting and public talk beginning at 7:30 p.m. All are invited and welcome, but seating is limited.

This week, the free talk, by Eduardo E. Iñigo Elias, Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology,...

01/28/2016 -

The Cornell Recreation Connection offers
 Cornell staff and faculty a day on your own in Philadelphia, March 12.

See the annual Philadelphia Flower Show, tour historic sites, dine at a favorite restaurant – the choice is yours.

Contact Swarthout Coaches at http://www.goswarthout.com/tours/...

01/28/2016 -

How deep does inequality in America run? Can – or should – anything be done about it? These critical questions form the backdrop of a semester-long, in-depth series of free, public lectures on the topic of inequality, hosted by the College of Art and Sciences’ Program on Ethics and Public Life (EPL). The...

01/28/2016 -

Cooking demonstration: Fermented foods

This lively class will be held Feb. 12, noon-1 p.m., in 360 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall. Erin Harner, RDN and Wellness staff member, will show how to make three traditional fermented foods at home: sauerkraut, yogurt and kombucha. Harner is an...

01/28/2016 -

The Chorus and Glee Club will present their annual “Return-from-Tour Concert” Jan. 29, 8-10 p.m. in Sage Chapel. They just returned from a three-week concert tour of Guatemala and Mexico. The repertoire will include music for men’s, women’s and mixed choirs from the 16th century to present day.

For...

01/28/2016 -

The next Soup & Hope talk will be held Feb. 4 at noon in Sage Chapel, featuring Cornell F. Woodson, associate director for diversity and inclusion in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations.

Cornell has spent his career in education working with underrepresented groups and developing social...

01/28/2016 -

Monday seminar

The Cayuga Bird Club will meet Feb. 8, doors opening at 7 p.m., with a club meeting and public talk beginning at 7:30 p.m. All are invited and welcome, but seating is limited.

This week, the free talk, by Eduardo E. Iñigo Elias, Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology,...

01/27/2016 -

To facilitate snow removal, on-campus overnight parking is restricted to designated areas from Dec.1–April 1 on nights when it is snowing or snow is forecast. The following areas are signed specifically for winter overnight parking:

  • West and mid bays of A lot (North Campus)
  • East and west...
01/27/2016 -

The auction held in November to raise funds for the Cornellians Aiding and Responding to Employees (CARE) Fund raised more than $7,000 to help Cornell employees in crisis. A total of 147 items were donated, many by Cornell departments and employees, and more than 300 people participated in the bidding.

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01/27/2016 -

Cornell University Library offers a wide variety of workshops designed to assist patrons in developing skills in library research, information management and computer applications. These workshops are free and open to registered Cornell students, faculty and staff. Below are the workshop offerings for...

01/27/2016 -

Interested in learning about Scrum and Agile methodologies?  This two-day course is designed to cover all the basics of Scrum so you can begin to fulfill the Scrum Master role. Register now for the ScrumMaster Certification...

01/27/2016 -

The deadline for registering for an upcoming workshop on becoming a United States citizen is Jan. 29.

The National Immigration Forum’s New American Workforce is offering free one-hour information sessions on citizenship, Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. or 3 p.m. at the East Hill Office Building (EHOB), 395 Pine...

01/27/2016 -

“How many of you have cried today? How many of you cried yesterday? … How many of you haven’t cried in a year?” Asking an audience of more than 100 to answer these questions by a show of hands, Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo ’08, a Cornell doctoral student in the field of science and technology studies, opened the...

01/27/2016 -

Deputy Director of Community Relations Susan Riley has been named coordination director for the Cornell United Way Campaign by President Elizabeth Garrett.

“The United Way provides essential services to Cornell’s neighbors in our local communities,” Garrett said. “In addition to her current...

01/27/2016 -

PHOTO GALLERY

More than 2,200 Cornell employees, retirees and family members enjoyed the Winter Employee Celebration, Jan. 23, in Bartels Hall.

In addition to the traditional chicken parmesan and pasta...

01/27/2016 -

As a steward of emergency preparedness, let me be the first to admit that a recent incident taught me an important lesson on how easy it is to be unprepared when you least expect it.

Did I think I was prepared? Absolutely! Unfortunately my level of preparedness was tested a few weeks ago with an...

01/14/2016 -

Want to learn how to use the basic search, create virtual folders with search folders; and how to sort, filter, and group information, among other search tools in Outlook?  Register now for the new workshop 'Outlook: Quick and Easy Ways to Find Messages' scheduled for February 17.

To receive...

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