Café con Cultura

Join us at our office hours for weekly gatherings with coffee and traditional Latin American goodies.

Date: 
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Advancing Access to Justice for Women and Children in Ghana

Berger International Legal Studies Program, the Avon Global Center for Women and Justice, and the Avon Foundation for Women Presents: Advancing Access for Women and Children in Ghana with Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood of The Republic of Ghana

Chief Justice Georgina Wood's biography can be read here.

Date: 
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Cornell, Department of Anthropology presents: Animating Anthropology

Film Symposium Friday, April 17 - Saturday, April 18

Including student films on Friday, April 17
For My Art, by Emily Hong, Miasarah Lai and Mariangela Mihai (2014) 20 minutes

The Wedding Picture, by Emiko Stock (2014) 11 minutes.

Smile4Kime, by Elena Guzman (2015) 6:31 minutes.

The full schedule is below. 

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Date: 
Friday, April 17, 2015 - 3:30pm to 5:45pm

CIES: Chat in the Stacks Book Talk on Reading the European Novel to 1900

A Chat in the Stacks Book Talk by Daniel Schwarz (Frederic J. Whiton Professor of English Literature and Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow, Cornell University) on his book, 'Reading the European Novel to 1900' will take place on Tuesday, April 21 at 4:30pm in 107 Olin Library.

This event is free and open to the public.

Date: 
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 4:30pm

EAP: SRI-Rice talk - Dr. Kan Chun-E "The System of Rice Intensification in Taiwan"

SRI-Rice, International Programs-CALS presents:The System of Rice Intensification in Taiwan: Adapting SRI to Existing Farming Systems and Making Links with the Private SectorProfessor Kan Chun-E (National Taiwan University)Refreshments provided.Some of the System of Rice Intensification (SRI) trials in Taiwan initiated by the government several years ago were subsequently taken over by entities in the private sector. Dr.

Date: 
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Voices on Vietnam Speakers’ Series – Inaugural Lecture by Professors Keith W. Taylor and Fredrik Logevall - The State of Vietnam: Forty Years after the Vietnam War

Forty years after the fall of Saigon, the Vietnam War remains a powerful and often painful memory in the United States, its legacy still hotly contested.  And as the recent conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq, and now Syria have grown increasingly costly and protracted, a renewed interest in the lessons of Vietnam has emerged among pundits, scholars, and statesmen alike.

Date: 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:00pm

Innovation & Life: A dialogue with Duy-Loan

Duy-Loan Le is the first Asian-American and the only women in Texas Instrument history to be titled TI Senior Fellow--the highest ranked position of Texas Instrument.

Come listen to Duy-Loan Le speak at Cornell about innovation and global career advancement on April 27th in the Upson B17. There will be a raffle after the event for an exclusive dinner discussion with Duy-Loan catered by Chipotle! (Yes I did say Chipotle!)

Date: 
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 2:45pm

"Art of India" presented by the Cornell India Association

An afternoon of singing and dance traditional, and not so traditional Indian performance arts featuring Carnatic and Hindustani classical music, Bharatnatyam, Odissi & Kathak classical dance, Romani vocal music with tabla accompaniment, Bollywood music and dance and fusion.  Not to be missed!  Free and open to the public.

Date: 
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 4:00pm

Cornell China Conference: Challenge • Chance • Change

The Cornell China Conference 2015 — Challenge • Chance • Change is the fourth annual conference held by Cornell China Club to discuss issues of China from a global perspective and a vision of development. We consider this event meaningful and necessary, given that China is now undergoing critical transformation two years after the Party’s Third Plenum. We believe that Cornell students as well as all conference participants are under the influence of China’s development in every aspect, whether they are directly engaged in China-related affairs or not.

Date: 
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 9:30am to 5:00pm