Today@Cornell

Sunday, February 23rd

Please refer to the master calendar for events that began earlier in the day.

Admissions Admitted Student Day
Thomas Commons, 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Theatre Production: "The Elephant Man"
Kimmel Theatre, 2:00 p.m.

The Elephant Man By Bernard Pomerance Directed by Jim VanValen The show runs Feb. 21, 22, 28 and March 1 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. in Kimmel Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7 for seniors/students/youth. Free for faculty, staff, and students. For tickets contact the Box Office at 319-895-4293. Contact: Cathy Schonhorst

BACO: Soul Food Dinner and a Movie
Armstrong House, 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Come and enjoy a film celebrating African American culture along with a meal created from years of African American heritage and soul. Contact: Angelica Hall

Catholic Mass on campus
Chapel, Allee Chapel, 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Catholic mass on campus given by Father Jack Flaherty. Contact: Sharon Grice

Monday, February 24th

Chautauqua - Block 6
Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Presented by M. Philip Lucas, Ph.D., professor of history. This course covers the Civil War from 1863-1865. Optimism of the North and South had vanished, but slavery was also gone. We begin with the gloomy war news from Fredericksburg in December 1862 and the fragmenting political situation in the North. Military events will compose a significant portion of the course. This course continues March 3. Cost of the four-week program is $36.00. For more information call 895-4119. Contact: Alice Povey

Dean's forum for faculty
Shaw Lounge, Thomas Commons, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Topic: Online course evaluations Contact: Nancy Rawson

Dean's forum for faculty
Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Topic: Online course evaluations Contact: Nancy Rawson

Campus Master Plan Alternatives Fora for Faculty and Staff
Durham, Thomas Commons, 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Four open fora have been scheduled for faculty and staff to provide an opportunity to view and comment on the draft Master Plan with George Mathey, lead designer from Dober Lidsky Mathey. All faculty and staff are encouraged to attend one of the following sessions: Monday, Feb. 24, 3:15 - 4:30 p.m.,Durham Room, Thomas Commons. Tuesday, Feb. 25, 9-10 a.m., Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 10-11 a.m., Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 3:15-4:30 p.m., Durham Room, Thomas Commons. Contact: RuthAnn Scheer

Welcome Reception and Dinner for Aoyama Gakuin Women's Junior College
Ringer Dining Room, Thomas Commons, 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Cornell College will welcome five female students and two faculty members from Aoyama Gakuin Women's Junior College (Tokyo, Japan) from Feb. 24 to March 4, as part of the school's Aoyama Gakuin Exchange Program. A welcome dinner and reception will be held on Feb. 24, 2014 in Ringer Dining Room(Thomas Commons). Doors open at 5 p.m., with a Welcome Address at 5:30 p.m. from Dean Dieker. Event is open to students, faculty, and staff members involved in the following Block 6 courses: International Politics, Multicultural Psychology, Basic Acting, Human Relations, and Religion 101. Contact: Kimberly Cullen

Announcements

Freeman, Rexroat read at Prairie Lights
English Professor Glenn Freeman and Director of Communications Dee Ann Rexroat are among the contributors reading from their work in the 2010 Wapsipinicon Almanac tonight at 7 p.m. on Live From Prairie Lights. Admission is free to the event at Prairie Lights Bookstore in downtown Iowa City. See http://www.prairielights.com/live for more information.

Today@Cornell

Sunday, February 23rd

Please refer to the master calendar for events that began earlier in the day.

Admissions Admitted Student Day
Thomas Commons, 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Theatre Production: "The Elephant Man"
Kimmel Theatre, 2:00 p.m.

The Elephant Man By Bernard Pomerance Directed by Jim VanValen The show runs Feb. 21, 22, 28 and March 1 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. in Kimmel Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults, and $7 for seniors/students/youth. Free for faculty, staff, and students. For tickets contact the Box Office at 319-895-4293. Contact: Cathy Schonhorst

BACO: Soul Food Dinner and a Movie
Armstrong House, 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Come and enjoy a film celebrating African American culture along with a meal created from years of African American heritage and soul. Contact: Angelica Hall

Catholic Mass on campus
Chapel, Allee Chapel, 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Catholic mass on campus given by Father Jack Flaherty. Contact: Sharon Grice

Monday, February 24th

Chautauqua - Block 6
Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Presented by M. Philip Lucas, Ph.D., professor of history. This course covers the Civil War from 1863-1865. Optimism of the North and South had vanished, but slavery was also gone. We begin with the gloomy war news from Fredericksburg in December 1862 and the fragmenting political situation in the North. Military events will compose a significant portion of the course. This course continues March 3. Cost of the four-week program is $36.00. For more information call 895-4119. Contact: Alice Povey

Dean's forum for faculty
Shaw Lounge, Thomas Commons, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Topic: Online course evaluations Contact: Nancy Rawson

Dean's forum for faculty
Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Topic: Online course evaluations Contact: Nancy Rawson

Campus Master Plan Alternatives Fora for Faculty and Staff
Durham, Thomas Commons, 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Four open fora have been scheduled for faculty and staff to provide an opportunity to view and comment on the draft Master Plan with George Mathey, lead designer from Dober Lidsky Mathey. All faculty and staff are encouraged to attend one of the following sessions: Monday, Feb. 24, 3:15 - 4:30 p.m.,Durham Room, Thomas Commons. Tuesday, Feb. 25, 9-10 a.m., Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 10-11 a.m., Hedges Conference Room, Thomas Commons, 3:15-4:30 p.m., Durham Room, Thomas Commons. Contact: RuthAnn Scheer

Welcome Reception and Dinner for Aoyama Gakuin Women's Junior College
Ringer Dining Room, Thomas Commons, 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Cornell College will welcome five female students and two faculty members from Aoyama Gakuin Women's Junior College (Tokyo, Japan) from Feb. 24 to March 4, as part of the school's Aoyama Gakuin Exchange Program. A welcome dinner and reception will be held on Feb. 24, 2014 in Ringer Dining Room(Thomas Commons). Doors open at 5 p.m., with a Welcome Address at 5:30 p.m. from Dean Dieker. Event is open to students, faculty, and staff members involved in the following Block 6 courses: International Politics, Multicultural Psychology, Basic Acting, Human Relations, and Religion 101. Contact: Kimberly Cullen