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04/21/2017 -

The Space @ Greenstar will host back-to-back screenings of the environmental zombie short “Frac Attack: Dawn of the Watershed” (18 min.) and the feature documentary “Empowered: Power from the People” (1 hr. 16 min.), which highlights the many ways that Tompkins County residents have...

04/21/2017 -

Flexible Spending Account 2016 claim deadline
Employees enrolled in the medical or dependent care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for the 2016 plan year have until April 30 to submit eligible claims to PayFlex for reimbursement....

04/20/2017 -

Want to learn the features and functionality of the Windows 10 operating system for professional and personal use? The Using Microsoft Windows 10 workshop is intended for computer users who want to use the basic tools and features of Windows 10. Go to CULearn.Cornell.edu...

04/20/2017 -

Player-pianos, instruments able to play “by themselves” via complex mechanisms attached to or built inside acoustic pianos, had their heyday in the early 20th century.

Their sounds were ubiquitous across public and private realms, from theatres to domestic parlors, and they revolutionized how people...

04/20/2017 -

The first day-trip of 2017 to New York City, sponsored by the Cornell Recreation Connection (CRC) is May 13. Sign up early to ensure that these trips continue.

The CRC calendar includes trips on the second Saturdays of May, September, November, December and possibly July if there is interest...

04/20/2017 -

Tompkins County Public Library invites adults age 65 and older to attend, "To Remember Is to Remake," an eight-week memoir-writing program, beginning May 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the library's BorgWarner Community Room-East.

Facilitated by Paige Eve Chant, this weekly program will encourage participants to...

04/20/2017 -

Cornell staff and faculty get an additional 8 percent off during a one-day Apple Education Pricing event, April 27, at The Cornell Store. Save up to $400 on Mac® and  up to $100 on iPad® compared to regular retail. Note: In order to be eligible for Apple purchases through The Cornell Store, your...

04/20/2017 -

All eligible Cornell staff members will receive an email from the Employee Assembly Monday morning, April 24, inviting them to vote for a new member to the EA. This election will be held beginning Monday, April 24 at 8 a.m., and ending Wednesday, April 26, at noon.

On Monday, voting will be open for...

04/20/2017 -

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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04/20/2017 -

According to the American Red Cross, there is an emergency need for blood donors. Three on-campus donation sites have been scheduled for next week. Sign up online at one of the following times, or call 1-800 RED CROSS or visit ...

04/20/2017 -

Once again, the Cornell men’s lacrosse team will host its annual Save the Day fundraising event for the Dream Factory of Central New York, holding the Clinic for a Cause April 23, 11:21-2 p.m., with registration at 10:30 a.m., at Schoellkopf...

04/20/2017 -

Cornell Botanic Gardens and partner organizations have launched a new website designed to help outdoor enthusiasts find and take the perfect trail to walk, hike, bike, ski or even horseback ride. “Out on the Trails”at ...

04/20/2017 -

Debra Howell, director of information technology for the Division of Infrastructure, Properties and Planning (IPP), was elected to the executive board as the information officer for the New York State Chapter of the American Council on Education (ACE) Women’s Network during their annual conference...

04/20/2017 -

Nominations are sought for two employee awards given by the Employee Assembly – the Opperman Award for Staff Advocacy and the George Peter Award for Dedicated Service.

Opperman Award for Staff Advocacy
At any time during the year, staff members can nominate a Cornell staff or...

04/20/2017 -

Nearly 70 government, nonprofit and university representatives from college towns around New York state, including Brockport, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Hamilton, Geneva, Albany, Cortland, Dryden and Ithaca – and from State College, Pennsylvania, and Princeton, New Jersey – met April 7 in Ithaca to...

04/20/2017 -

On-demand bike sharing – commonplace in major metropolitan areas – became a reality at Cornell April 14 at a ribbon-cutting ceremony outside Kennedy Hall, with about 50 onlookers eying the Zagster bikes gleaming bright white in the afternoon sun.

The Big Red...

04/06/2017 -

Earth Day Hike on the Cayuga Trail
The Cayuga Trails Club is sponsoring the 28th annual Earth Day Hike, following a 4.4-mile-long section of the Cayuga Trail in the Monkey Run Natural Area of...

04/06/2017 -

The 17th Annual Cascadilla Duck Race will be held April 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also featured: The 4-H Cayuga Challenge 5K and 2K at Cass Park and the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County (CCETC) Compost Fair.

Duck Race
At 2 p.m., 3,400 bright yellow rubber ducks...

04/06/2017 -

Retirement Income Planning
An in-person seminar presented by Fidelity Investments, Retirement Income Planning will help you decide when you may be able to retire; estimate how long your money may last; and prepare for challenges you might face in retirement. The seminar will be held...

04/06/2017 -

Two-Step Login protects your information

A change is coming to Workday on April 20 that will better protect the personal information of members of the Cornell community. Starting April 20, Cornell will require you to use Two-Step Login to access these Workday tasks:

  • Tax...

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