Events

  • 2015 Commencement on May 10

    May 1, 2015

    Cornell College will confer degrees on more than 270 students during its annual Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 10.

  • Documentary filmmaker on campus April 28

    Apr 17, 2015

    Luis Argueta, an award-winning documentary filmmaker, will be at Cornell College on April 28 to present his new documentary, “Abrazos.”

  • Holocaust Survivor lecture April 13

    Mar 31, 2015

    Renata Laxova will give the annual Holocaust Survivor lecture at Cornell College at 6:30 p.m. on April 13 in Hall-Perrine.

  • Economist, ACA critic speaking April 2

    Mar 16, 2015

    Casey Mulligan, who the Wall Street Journal has called “the economist who exposed Obamacare,” will speak at Cornell College on Thursday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m.

  • Dutch a capella group performing for Music Monday

    Feb 16, 2015

    Quink, a remarkable group of four Dutch singers with expressive a cappella programs of a varied repertoire, will perform the year’s final Music Monday concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 23, in King Chapel.

  • Performance explores sexual orientation and religion

    Feb 11, 2015

    The Cornell College Chaplain & Spiritual Life Office will host a performance of Joe Jennison’s one-man show “Jesus in the Confessional” on Feb. 25, at 3:30 p.m. in Allee Chapel. The 20-minute piece chronicles Jennison’s return to the Catholic Church after more than 30 years away.

  • Best-selling novelist reading Feb. 19

    Feb 11, 2015

    Best-selling novelist Lauren Groff will give a reading at the Van Etten-Lacey House at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 19.

  • Events set to honor MLK

    Jan 15, 2015

    Cornell College will hold a day of service and a candlelight vigil, screen films, and host a guest speaker to honor the legacy of Civil Rights movement leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Exhibit on Shakespeare and the four humors

    Jan 14, 2015

    Cornell College will host the U.S. National Library of Medicine exhibit “‘And there’s the humor of it': Shakespeare and the four humors” from Jan. 19 through Feb. 28 in Cole Library with a presentation on Jan. 29.

  • Phi Beta Kappa scholar speaking Dec. 8

    Nov 26, 2014

    Professor and researcher Caroline Bruzelius will speak about “Seeing the World in a New Way: Art History and Digital Visualization” on Monday, Dec. 8, as part of the Phi Beta Kappa visiting scholars program.

  • Krag exhibit at Cornell through Nov. 30

    Nov 13, 2014

    “Gillian Pederson Krag: Paintings & Etchings” is currently on exhibit at the Peter Paul Luce Gallery in McWethy Hall at Cornell College through Nov. 30, 2014. Krag will give an artist’s lecture at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 30, McWethy Hall, room 222, with an artist’s reception and book signing to follow.

  • Bishops speaking about immigration Nov. 11

    Nov 3, 2014

    Two Iowa bishops will give a talk titled “The Church as an Agency of Hope for a time like this?” The talk will be in the Hall-Perrine Multipurpose room on the middle level of the Thomas Commons, and is free and open to the public.

  • Almost, Maine starting Nov. 7

    Oct 23, 2014

    The Theatre Department at Cornell College is presenting “Almost, Maine,” a romantic comedy written by John Cariani starting Nov. 7 in Kimmel Theatre.

  • Rock the Vote at Cornell College on Oct. 16

    Oct 9, 2014

    The Cornell College Republicans and the Cornell College Democrats are hosting a Rock the Vote event on campus from 3:15 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 16.

  • Cornell College hosting Homecoming Oct. 17-19

    Oct 6, 2014

    Cornell College is holding its 101st anniversary Homecoming, combined for the first time with its annual Family Weekend, Oct. 17-19 on campus.