Feb. 24, 2017A CIS Seminar Series on the Emergence of Intelligent Machines will address a wide range of topics and questions raised by artificial intelligence. The lectures are scheduled for Monday evenings through May 1.
Feb. 24, 2017Alain Seznec, emeritus professor of Romance studies, former dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and former University Librarian, died at home in Ithaca Feb. 21. He was 86.
Feb. 24, 2017This February's warm weather is nice in the Northeast, but apple farmers may pay a price if winter roars back. To help growers assess temperatures, Cornell has developed a new Apple Freeze Risk tool.
Feb. 24, 2017A draft report on admissions and financial aid policy options is moving forward with upcoming presentations planned to gather input from academic leaders and undergraduate students.
Feb. 23, 2017This week on campus, Cornell Chorus hosts a women's choral conference with a keynote by Maggie Wheeler; The Godfather, It and other classics at Cornell Cinema; and The Vagina Monologues.
Feb. 23, 2017A new website has been launched to recognize the 45-year anniversary of Cornell’s Empathy, Assistance and Referral Service, one of the nation's oldest peer-counseling programs in higher education.
Feb. 23, 2017A newly discovered type of genetic mutation in cancer cells may provide clues about the disease's origins and offer new therapeutic targets, according to research from Weill Cornell Medicine and the New York Genome Center.
Feb. 23, 2017A Cornell research group, led by chemistry professor Geoffrey Coates, has developed a multiblock polymer that has the potential to improve the way 78 million tons of plastics are recycled each year.
Feb. 23, 2017Five undergraduates will recreate the making of the first jazz record and a performance by its creators on Feb. 26, the 100th anniversary of the recording session by The Original Dixieland Jass Band.
Feb. 23, 2017Vida Maralani, associate professor of sociology, focused on her research on breastfeeding and fertility at a Feb. 14 lunch series by the Feminist, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program.
Feb. 23, 2017Cornell researchers will present a paper on how Airbnb profiles are perceived in the context of a sharing economy that goes beyond their gut feelings if someone is trustworthy or not.
Feb. 22, 2017Students will be able to take a joint ILR-Cornell Law School course that trains them to mediate disputes on campus starting this fall.
Feb. 22, 2017Using a laser technology he developed at Cornell, physics professor Chris Xu and collaborators report sharp imaging of a subcortical region of the brain, using novel three-photon microscopy.
Feb. 22, 2017On Feb. 16, a standing-room-only crowd in Myron Taylor Hall was granted a glimpse of North Korean life when defector Mr. Kim told about his life and escape to the United States.
Feb. 22, 2017Hundreds of members of the Cornell and Ithaca community attended a teach-in on the topic of the diversity of Islam Feb. 17 on campus.
Feb. 22, 2017Ten students from across Cornell spent two weeks of their winter break on a journey through Vietnam, listening to farmers and community members and seeing the effects of climate change firsthand.
Feb. 22, 2017More than 200 farmers, representatives from Cornell's Delivering Genetic Gain in Wheat project and the Nepal government gathered for the inauguration of the Seed Systems for Nepal initiative Jan. 23.
Feb. 22, 2017Professor Emeritus Harold Rigby Capener, Ph.D ’51, who chaired the Department of Rural Sociology from 1966 to 1976, died Oct. 13, 2016. He was 97.
Feb. 22, 2017In a Chats in the Stacks at Olin Library on Feb. 15, German studies professor Patrizia McBride discussed her latest book, The Chatter of the Visible.
Feb. 21, 2017To help Fijian scientists track oceanic climate change for their islands in the sun, Cornell's Bruce Monger unveils eyes in the sky: satellite remote sensing.
Feb. 21, 2017Students and faculty gathered to discuss immigration policy Feb. 15, particularly the travel ban prohibiting people from seven Muslim-majority countries from coming to the United States for 90 days.
Feb. 21, 2017As part of Cornell Tech's Product Studio course, four Class of 2017 students developed technology to predict and avoid traffic jams via an app.
Feb. 21, 2017Salmonella food poisoning wallops you for several days, but new research by Cornell food scientists indicates that some of its serotypes – variations of the bacterial species – can have permanent repercussions. It may damage your DNA.
Feb. 21, 2017Cornell assistant professors Ilana Brito, Guillaume Lambert, Kyle Lancaster and Nilay Yapici have been awarded Sloan Foundation Fellowships, which support early career research and education.
Feb. 20, 2017A play titled Root Map, developed in Cornell's Bodies at the Border distance learning class, is an international collaboration of academics and artists from around the world.