8:00am to 11:00am
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.
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Learn about the new EdX massive open online course, "Advancing Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching" from CIRTL Network faculty and staff. The MOOC runs February 5-April 1, and we'll provide lunch and a preview of the video content on active learning and flipped classroom activities. RSVPs appreciated.
Learn more: https://gradschool.cornell.edu/cu-cirtl/mooc
4:00pm to 4:30pm
Weekly Guided Mindfulness Meditation
Come as you are, as often as you like, to practice this relaxing and restorative technique. These FREE sessions are 30 minutes long and are available at several campus locations. The meditations are co-sponsored by a number of academic departments and campus support services.
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Have you ever seen those old school swing dancers in the movies and thought it looked like they were having a blast? Join the Graduate Swing Dance Society, a Cornell graduate student organization, for free beginner and intermediate swing dance lessons followed by one hour of social dance to good swing jazz. No prior experience or partner necessary, just bring your two feet and some enthusiasm.