EVENTS

Forthcoming Events

July: Learning the Ropes– Welcome new students and new members!

When? July 30th, 2020 at 5pm EST

Where? RSVP: https://forms.gle/4toWURpvkAV82k8f6

August: Cayuga Wine Tour

The LatinX Graduate Student Coalition invites you on a tour around Cayuga Lake! Please join us for a Saturday outside, celebrating the beginning of a new year, meeting new members and enjoying local products– all while supporting small businesses. Due to limited space and driving liabilities, attendance by RSVP only.

When? August 15th, 2020 at 10:30am EST

Where? RSVP: https://forms.gle/Y1mn6NNDrHCnsZwH8

September: Lets get Natural

LGSC welcomes all Graduate and Professional Students to a day exploring trails and swimming spots in Ithaca.

When? TBD

Where? TBD

October: Dia de los Muertos Celebration

When? TBD

Where? TBD

November:  Thankful for our Ithaca community, a day of volunteering and giving back

When? TBD

Where? TBD

December: Read and Discuss, invited panel to guide a conversation over dinner (topic TBD)

When? TBD

Where? TBD

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If you need additional arrangements to attend, please contact LGSC at lgsc.cornellu@gmail.com . LGSC events are funded in part by the GPSA Fee and open to all the Graduate/Professional community.

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Past Events

General Body Meetings

LGSC’s General meetings invites community, Cornell and student organizations each month to lead conversations regarding issues facing our community. We welcome you to attend the talk, the dinner or both!

When? Once a month on Fridays from 4:30-6:00pm
October 25, November 15, December 13, February 14, March 13

Talk: 4:30- 5:15pm
Hot Dinner: 5:20-6pm

Where? Rockefeller Hall 434, LSP Conference Room

 

Welcome Back Social

LGSC welcomes all Graduate and Professional Students to our Welcome Back Social!!Snacks and pizza provided!

When? Thursday September 5th at 6pm

Where? The Westy (516 W State St. #100, Ithaca, NY 14850).

LGSC Cayuga Lake Wine Tour 

The LatinX Graduate Student Coalition invites you on a tour around Cayuga Lake! Please join us for a Saturday outside, celebrating the beginning of a new year, meeting new members and enjoying local products– all while supporting small businesses. Due to limited space, attendance by RSVP only.

September 14th, Saturday
10:30am pick up at Cornell Commons
3:30pm drop off Cornell Commons

Weekly Writing Workshops: Zoom

When?
Every Wednesday, starting February 5th until May 18th
9am-11am

Where? Join Zoom Meeting: https://cornell.zoom.us/j/752574527

Meeting ID: 752 574 527

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LGSC Happy Hour: Zoom

LGSC aims to continue to connect our community despite social distancing. Join us bi-weekly for a happy hour discussion of a movie, book, or online game night!

When? Bi-weekly starting April 9th, 7pm-8pm

April 9th: “Roma”, is a 2018 drama film written and directed by Alfonso Cuarón, who also produced, shot, and co-edited it. Set in 1970 and 1971, Roma follows the life of a live-in housekeeper of a middle-class family, as a semi-autobiographical take on Cuarón’s upbringing in the Colonia Roma neighborhood of Mexico City. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6BS27ngZtxg

April 16th: “In the Name of the People : El Salvador’s Civil War 1985” A Film by Frank Christopher & Alex Drehsler. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHO-WiiZba0

April 30th: “The Exterminating Angel” 1962 directed by Luis Buñuel. Available for free on Kanopy: https://cornell.kanopy.com/

May 14th: Game night, Code Names online game https://www.horsepaste.com/LGSC

 

Where? https://cornell.zoom.us/j/384447978

Meeting ID: 384 447 978

 

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Cafe con Leche: Grad School 101  

LGSC is collaborating with the Latino Living Learning Center! Please join us for a discussion with LatinX Cornell undergraduate students about navigating the in-and-outs of graduate and professional school. Your expertise is welcomed!

When? September 27th, 6:30pm.

Where? Latino Living Center (520 Thurston Ave, Ithaca, New York)

 

Student of Color Renaissance Ball, Fall 

The annual renaissance ball is an effort to bring together the minority graduate student organizations on Cornell’s campus for a social night of class and elegance. By bringing together these groups, we were able to facilitate the expansion of individual networks and also encourage the initiation of future collaborative works amongst the partnering organizations. Tickets are $10 for the Cornell Graduate and Professional community. 

When? November 2nd 2019

Where? TBA

LatinX Heritage Month and Related Events, Fall  

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