Last year we started a new tradition of current students helping new students prepare for Cornell with their best tips about college life. This year we’d like to add to our Insider Guide with your perspectives. Bonus? Submit your answers to our 6 questions by Feb 13 at midnight, and we’ll enter you into a drawing for a $25 Visa gift card.
Here’s the link: https://goo.gl/forms/XXM4Ha99BgMzzxX42
Need a job? Come work for the Student Life Office!
Immediate openings available!
Work Study required!
Job Description available online at
Contact Angie Bauman Power, if interested!
We want to know your thoughts and feels about life at Cornell. Complete the Student Satisfaction Inventory (SSI) before Monday !
Respondents have a chance to win one of 25 Amazon gift cards valued at $20.
Look for the survey link in your email from Bethany Miller!
PAAC Dark Purple presents Hollywood Comedy Murder Mystery, the newest hot show from Mission IMPROVable Productions! Two professional performers from America’s #1 touring comedy improv troupe use their unique skill set to lead you through a murder mystery experience unlike any other. The detectives combine elements of improv comedy, audience participation, and physical evidence to create a unique and engaging event that will keep everyone laughing all night! Are you up to the challenge?
PAAC is hosting Grocery Bingo on Friday, January 19at 9 p.m. on the OC!
Don’t miss your chance to stock up with yummy prizes!
Celebrate the legacy and impact of Martin Luther King, Jr. with a week full of events.
Monday, January 15:
9 a.m.-5 p.m.: Day of Service on the OC – Make items to donate tot the University of Iowa Hospital. Sponsored by Intercultural Life and Civic Engagement.
5 p.m.: MLK Vigil in the Thomas Commons – Join the Spiritual Life Office for a brief program of candle lighting and recollection.
Tuesday, January 16:
11 a.m.: Marathon Reading on the OC of Dr. King’s address during his visit to Cornell College.
Wednesday, January 17:
6 p.m.: Showing of the movie “Detroit” in Hall-Perrine.
Thursday, January 18:
11 a.m.: Radio Tribute to Dr. King by Intercultural Life. Turn in online at krnl.fm or on the radio at KRNL FM 89.7.
6:30 p.m.: Hilltop Chronicles – Series sponsored by the Social Justice Initiative, where we hear stories on what social justice means to them from members of the Cornell College and surrounding community.
Friday, January 19:
9 a.m.: Refugee Simulation – Join the Social Justice Initiative for a simulation of a family seeking refuge from a war torn land.
We will begin the second semester of the 2017-2018 academic year with a 10-minute all-college gathering featuring Barry Boyer ’84. An inspired speaker, Boyer was profoundly influenced by his time at Cornell and will give a talk titled “These Three Things …”
Monday, January 15 at 9 a.m. in King Chapel
Classes will start after the convocation.
Mark your calendars!
The Big Event will be Sunday, February 25 at 7 p.m. in the Gym. This great music event will be free for Cornell students.
Watch for the artist reveal and more information during Block 5!
Do you experience the “winter blahs,” or think you may even have SAD? Learn about Seasonal Affective Disorder here.
If you have SAD, light therapy may help and is available for free in the Counseling Center lobby in Ebersole.
Questions? Call the Counseling Center at x4292 (319-895-4292).
Light a Candle for All Children Who Have Died…
So That Their Light May Continue to Shine
WORLD CANDLE LIGHTING DAY Observance
Sunday, Dec. 10 at 7p.m. in Allee Chapel
~Sponsored by Beta Psi Eta & The Chaplain’s Office in conjunction with Compassionate Friends World Wide Candlelighting