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Virtual offerings to connect the Cornell community to the world while travel is limited.

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McGraw Tower graphic with dome roof of mosque Muslim Educational and Cultural Association
Ongoing
The Muslim Educational and Cultural Association (MECA) provides educational, cultural, and religious services to the Cornell community and its surrounding communities, in order to promote an Islamic environment and an awareness of Islam in those communities. ■

Global China Connection
Ongoing
GCC is a professional development organization at Cornell University. We are a family of highly-motivated students that is part of a global collegiate network of over 60 chapters dedicated to foster deep and trusting personal relationships both with our current members and accomplished alumni ■

Faculty Learning Community for Inclusive Teaching
Friday, November 6, 2020
Deepen your knowledge through active listening and exchanging different perspectives with other committed teachers. Participants will take the online course Teaching & Learning in the Diverse Classroom and meet weekly via Zoom for discussion, activities, and reflective exercises/prompts that focus on designing, or redesigning, your course using an inclusive course design framework.

JOHNSON - South Asian Business Club
Ongoing
Joining the South Asian Business Club allows students with an interest in the region to network with prominent South Asians in the United States and abroad, express themselves through cultural events, as well as feel at home in Ithaca when families and friends are thousands of miles away. With an increasing number of students who can trace their roots to the region, this club was started to serve as a platform for representing the interests of the students; with career services, alumni, and... READ MORE

Arm and leg showing of a person sitting on ground with laptop and trees in distance ENGL 2630 Brazil to Brooklyn: Jewish Cultures of the Americas
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Jewish cultures in the New World are far more diverse than most Americans realize. Some know the history of Ashkenazi (German and Eastern European) Jews. In addition to Ashkenazi cultures, our course introduces the Sephardi (Spanish/Portuguese), Mizrahi (Arab), Persian, and Ethiopian Jews who have immigrated to the Americas since the 16th century. ■

Armenian Student Organization
Ongoing
The Armenian Student Organization fosters community among students of or with an interest in Armenian heritage on Cornell's campus through community gatherings, Armenian language classes, and events that feature various speakers. ■

Cuban American Student Association
Ongoing
The Cuban American Student Association (CASA) is an organization that is dedicated to the discussion of cultural, social, and political issues concerning Cubans in and around the Cornell community and nationwide. It provides academic and emotional support for Cubans at Cornell and educates the Cornell community about issues concerning Cubans. ■

Arm and leg showing of a person sitting on ground with laptop and trees in distance ECON 4510 International Trade Theory and Policy
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Surveys the sources of comparative advantage. Studies commercial policy and analyzes the welfare economics of trade between countries. Some attention is paid to the institutional aspects of the world trading system.  ■

Club of Taiwan, Cornell
Ongoing
Cornell Club of Taiwan strives to build a networking platform in Taiwan and across the globe for all undergraduates, graduates, and alumni of all nationalities. We seek to establish connections between individuals and organizations interested in Taiwan, through events, conferences and networks. We are affiliated with the collegiate Taiwanese alumni organization, Cornell Club of Taiwan, and the national organization, Intercollegiate Taiwanese American Students Association. ■

Rare Islamic Books in the Olin Library Collection
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Events
Our CMS seminar today will be led by the curator of the Middle Eastern Collection in Olin Library, who will be hosting us to see precious objects in the library's collection about Islam. We have many world-class books, some of them centuries old, which show the history and evolution of Islam over a long period, and across many cultures. This is a wonderful opportunity to see some of the treasures of Cornell’s collection that are rarely seen, and which span centuries of time and thousands... READ MORE

Taiwanese Student Association, Cornell
Ongoing
Cornell Taiwanese Student Association (CTSA) is a non-profit, not-religious and non-political group. Our major mission is to help Taiwanese Student adapt to life and academic studies in Cornell Community. Our group also works as a platform for Taiwanese student to build up connections among students and communities. We also welcome anyone who is interested in Taiwanese culture to join our activities and to learn more about this beautiful island. ■

European Cultural Society
Ongoing
The organization shall create a community for all European students and those who are interested in Europe to network and bond. The purpose of this organization will be to promote and diffuse European culture throughout Cornell University by organizing cultural, educational, and social events. These activities include but are not limited to meetings, social gatherings, networking sessions, and guest speakers. ■

arm and leg showing of a person sitting on ground with laptop and trees in distance ILRIC 2350 Work, Labor, and Capital in the Global Economy
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Provides an introduction to how globalization is changing the nature of work, labor, and capital. It examines both contemporary and historical debates about globalization, but also covers a number of interrelated issues, including the regulation of labor standards, the mobility of capital, the rise of global production systems, international labor, and responses to globalization. ■

Cornell French Society
Ongoing
The Cornell French Society’s mission is aiming to promote and encourage all aspects of the French language and culture at Cornell. The society organizes various events during the semester such as our famous gatherings, dinners, parties, tastings of French food, movie nights to socialize in a French environment and much more... We would love for you to join us if you are: interested in the French culture, history, politics, food, fashion and much more, meeting and socializing with... READ MORE

CFI- Cornellians for Israel
Ongoing
CFI serves as the bipartisan pro-Israel voice on campus. CFI programs, speakers, and activities center on Israel awareness, culture, education, and advocacy. CFI is dedicated to positively impact campus, Congress, and Israel by bringing effective Israel programming to the Cornell community. CFI is a place where all students can meet, plan events, and make a difference. ■

Nigerian Students Association
Ongoing
The purpose of the Nigerian Students Association is to foster cultural unity and understanding among the Nigerian community at Cornell. We hope to provide a forum that will celebrate the diversity embodied in Nigeria through cultural events, educational seminars, and community outreach programs, as well as sharing the culture not only with Nigerian students, but with the Cornell community at large ■

Asian & Asian American Center
Ongoing
Founded in 2009, the Asian & Asian American Center (A3C) brings together the rich diversity of Asian Pacific Islander Desi American experiences (to include East, South, Southeast Asian, Pacific Islander, bi/multi-racial/ethnic, etc.) to foster an inclusive Cornell campus community. Our programs focus on advocacy, education, identity and community building. ■

Mainland China Students Association
Ongoing
Mainland China Students Association works to provide a network and community for Cornell students who are interested in Mainland Chinese affairs. We hold events to foster cultural enrichment for both MCSA members and the greater Cornell community. Examples include Taste of China, Cultural Show, Chinese New Year Gala, karaoke, movie night, etc. MCSA also strives to hold strong relationships with other organizations on campus with the goal of promoting unity at Cornell. MCSA is committed to... READ MORE

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