Life outside of Ives!

Looking to take a break from the school > info sessions > homework routine? Here is just a sampling of events happening on and off campus.

If you have an event that you would like to be included in this biweekly email, please forward the information to Michelle Cherion at


October 1:

Austerity And The Future For Gender Equality In Europe

This talk assess the uses and potential abuses of the gender equality agenda in Europe and the long term implications of austerity policies for equality and the care agenda.

October 9:

Preventive Potential of the International Criminal Court lecture by the President of the International Criminal Court, udge Sang-Hyun Song


October 5

EzRoots Performance Festival at Cornell University Arts Quad

October 18

Icona Pop and Grace Potter at Barton Hall


October through December 21

JIE Boundaries- Contemporary Art from Taiwan

Surrealism and Magic- The exhibition will consider how historical sources and world events drove surrealist artists to seek a magical presence in their world.


October 2

Ilo Ilo- Madarin/Tagalog movie set in Singapore during the 1997 Financial Crisis. Cannes Festival Winner for Best First Feature. Skype session with Director Anthony Chen to follow.

October 3 and 5

Animated Sundance Shorts- 90-minute program of eight animated shorts from past editions of the January Festival.

October 7

Tarnation- Gay filmmaker Caouette began filming, photographing, and investigating his family at the age of 11, which led to this formally explosive collage of memories, fantasies, and nightmares. Free admission and Mr. Caouette will be in person for the showing.

Other Events

October 3-5

Apple Harvest Festival in the Ithaca Commons

October 5

Singapore Food Festival at Willard Straight Hall