10/11 - 6:00pm to 11/7 - 8:00pm
Big Red Barn (in the greenhouse)
Join us to open the Art Exhibit of Christine McMeekin's work, which will be displayed through October 11th to November 7th.
Christine McMeekin is a PhD student in the math department at Cornell University studying number theory. As an artist, she was originally drawn to mathematics for its creative nature. Christine excelled in art from a young age, but quickly rejected realism as merely a demonstration of technical proficiency and moved to more abstract art. Throughout her time in graduate school, she has held numerous art exhibitions locally in Ithaca, NY....
11/1 - 8:00am
Big Red Barn
Grad Write-Ins occur every weekday that class is in session, from 8:00-11:00am in the Big Red Barn. Come join other students who also have writing goals and deadlines. Be a part of a writing community so that you are able to become more productive and accountable with your time and your writing. The upstairs area of the Big Red Barn is a designated quiet space.
There will be cups for you at the register for FREE coffee and/or tea! Come for all or part of the time.
Learn about other Graduate School writing programs here.
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Online at www.cirtl.net/events
In this workshop, you will create a robust IDP draft and an action plan to facilitate conversations with your advisor or supervisor about career goals, current and desired skills, and professional development opportunities. We will discuss how to define achievable goals, identify resources, and develop strategies for implementing and sustaining your plans. You’ll start by considering your current skills and career aspirations. Then, along with your peers, you will consider key features of effective plans. You will begin to create a personalized plan that takes...
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Big Red Barn
If you're a native speaker eager to talk in your own language or just a beginner trying to learn, come chat with other grads at the BRB. All languages welcome and encouraged to form your own conversation group.
Everyone is welcome! Coffee & cookies provided!
5:00pm to 7:00pm
In the spirit of diversity, inclusion and dialogue, the “Breaking Bread” initiative invites you to the first community-wide dinner of the 2017-2018 academic year to discuss Communicating Knowledge and Truth by Technology & Social Media: Bridging Generational Divides. Using recent national and global events as a backdrop for this conversation, we invite you to participate in an open dialogue with other members of our community. Our keynote speaker is Drew Margolin, Assistant Professor of Communication.
Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017Time...