Korean Traditional Dance at Willard Straight

Missed our last showcase or interested in seeing more of HanChum? We'll be performing several of our dances at the Memorial Room in Willard Straight Hall on April 28th at 6pm. FREE ADMISSION & FREE KOREAN FOOD PROVIDED!

We will also accept donations to help support our team. This event is co-sponsored by the Bartels Fund, WSH Student Union Board (SUB), & MCFAB!

Contact sj342@cornell.edu if you have any questions.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 6:00pm

Persepolis (2007)

Persepolis 2007 > France > Directed by Marjane Satrapi & Vincent Paronnaud. With voices of Catherine Deneuve, Chiara Mastroianni, Danielle Darrieux. The award winning animated adaptation of Marjane Satrapi's critically acclaimed graphic novels about growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. "A dazzlingly smart and entertaining animated feature...a black-and-white graphic novel come to life." (The Wall Street Journal)

$8.50 general admission/$6.50 seniors/ $6 CU graduate students/$5.50 students and kids 12 & under.

Monday, April 27, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:34pm

Café con Cultura

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

Monday, April 27, 2015 - 4:40pm to 6:00pm

CANCELLED - CIPA Colloquium: "Doing a Lot with Little: Moving Haiti Forward"

Cancelled - Laurent Lathome, Former Prime Minister, Republic of Haiti
"Doing a Lot with Little: Moving Haiti Forward"

Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 4:45pm to 5:45pm


~~~Announcing a special multi-campus commemorative event~~~KWANGJU MASSACRE AFTER THIRTY-FIVE YEARS: The Politics & Poetics of WitnessingA Conversation with South Korean Authors LIM Chul-Woo and HAN KangAll events are free and open to the public, conducted in Korean and EnglishBINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY - Wednesday 22 April 2015, Time: 3-5pm, Location: AM 189 Sponsored by The Academy of Korean Studies Institution Grant, Department of Asian and Asian American Studies, and the Translation, Research and Instruction ProgramDUKE UNIVERSITY - Monday 20 April 2015, Time: 5-7pm, Location: 217 Perkin

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 3:00pm

eCsTASy Cornell Taiwanese American Society Annual Culture Show

Annual performances by CTAS members that showcase Taiwanese culture.

member: $5, non-member: $7, price at door: $7

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Asia Night

Come celebrate Johnson's largest multicultural event of the spring semester! We will have food, games, and shows celebrating the diversity Cornell has to offer! Funded by the GPSAFC. Open to the Graduate Community.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 6:00pm to 11:59pm

Canaries in the Mines: The Role of Women in Fighting Extremism in the Middle East and Africa

This lecture will be presented by Manal Omar, the acting vice president for the Middle East and Africa Center at the United States Institute for Peace. Previously, she was regional program manager for the Middle East for Oxfam - Great Britain, where she responded to humanitarian crises in Palestine and Lebanon. Omar has extensive experience in the Middle East. She worked with Women for Women International as regional coordinator for Afghanistan, Iraq and Sudan. She also served as an international advisor for the Libya Stabilization Team in Benghazi in 2011.

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 4:45pm to 6:00pm

Screening of "India's Daughter"

Please join us for a screening of the controversial documentary about the rape and murder of Jyothi Singh Pandey in New Delhi, India in 2012.

After the screening, our panel will unpack the implications of a "culture" of violence against women, exploring parallels between violence against women in India and in the United States.

Sponsored by the Avon Global Center for Women and Justice at Cornell Law School, Cornell University's South Asian Council, Cornell University Panhellenic Association, Cornell University Interfraternity Council - IFC, and Women in Public Policy.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Homa Sarshar on "The Struggles of Women in Iran"

Join author, activist, feminist, and journalist Homa Sarshar as she gives a talk on "The Struggles of Women in Iran." Dr. Homa Sarshar was a columnist for Zan-e-Ruz magazine and Kayhan daily newspaper in Iran between 1964 to 1978.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm