Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:04:19 EDTStudents offered feedback and asked questions about the College of Arts and Sciences' proposed curriculum changes at a student-led forum in Uris Hall auditorium April 19.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:04:20 EDTCornell President Martha E. Pollack stopped by the Student Assembly meeting in Willard Straight Hall April 20, her fourth day in office, making brief remarks before taking questions for about a half hour on a multitude of topics.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:04:56 EDTEvents on campus this week include a celebration of poetry and languages, Yamatai's Pulse concert and Rhythms of China, avant-garde filmmaker Ken Jacobs and a lecture on the history of Polish Jews.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:04:00 EDTOn Saturday, April 22, the Cornell Institute for Fashion and Fiber Innovation will host its 2017 symposium, a conversation on the most recent advances and developments in wearable technology.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:04:03 EDTThe Theory Reading Group is hosting a conference at Cornell, Listening to Trauma, April 27-28, on Cathy Caruth's influential book, Unclaimed Experience: Trauma, Narrative, and History.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:04:01 EDTSenior Adam Shelepak has been named the 2017 winner of the Cornell University Relations' Campus-Community Leadership Award to a graduating senior who has shown exceptional town-gown leadership.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:04:01 EDTStudents placed price tags on about 80 trees April 18 to demonstrate the dollar value of the ecosystem services the trees provide, such as energy savings and intercepting storm water runoff.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:04:25 EDTCornell sent 18 graduate and professional students from the Ithaca campus and Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City to Capitol Hill for Cornell Advocacy Day April 5.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:04:10 EDTA new Cornell Presidential Postdoctoral Fellows Program encompassing all research disciplines at the university will appoint its first six fellows during the 2017-2018 academic year.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:04:00 EDTOn/By Black Women/Black Girls, a symposium April 21-22 at the Africana Studies and Research Center, gathers scholars, artists, activists and youths for discussion, poetry and films.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:04:36 EDTThe first-ever Industrial Hemp Summit on April 18 at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences looked at industrial hemp as a lucrative addition to New York agriculture.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:04:41 EDTFour Cornell juniors were selected for prestigious Truman and Udall scholarships this week.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:04:27 EDTThe Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life announced that Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity has been placed on on interim suspension status.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:04:50 EDTThe Ninth Annual Asia-Pacific Leadership Conference drew more than 160 university faculty, leaders and alumni to Hong Kong April 7-8. Fifteen Cornell Clubs and communities were represented.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 16:04:19 EDTOn-demand bike sharing – commonplace in major metropolitan areas – became a reality at Cornell April 14 at a ribbon-cutting ceremony outside Kennedy Hall, with about 50 onlookers eying the Zagster bikes.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:04:27 EDTIndustry leaders, academics and former students gathered April 12 in San Francisco to celebrate Donald P. Greenberg ’55, Cornell’s Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Computer Graphics.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 16:04:10 EDTThe 11 finalists for this year's Big Idea Competition are honing three-minute pitches in preparation for the April 28 event, part of Entrepreneurship at Cornell's two-day Celebration conference.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:04:46 EDTMultimedia artist and educator Pepón Osorio will unveil Side by Side, his installation for the Cornell Council for the Arts Biennial, April 20 in Rand Hall.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:04:05 EDTPresident Martha E. Pollack recently spoke to the Chronicle about how universities innovate, the critical importance of free speech and academic expression on campus, and what has surprised her most about Cornell so far.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 10:04:00 EDTPresident Martha E. Pollack sent a message to the entire Cornell community April 17, her first day as the university's 14th president.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:04:00 EDTThe Center for the Study of Inequality will host the Social Mobility in an Unequal World: Evidence and Policy Solutions conference April 20-22.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:04:00 EDTVice President Joe Biden, who was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in January, will give the keynote address at this year's Senior Convocation, during Cornell's 149th Commencement Weekend.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:04:00 EDTEvents on campus this week include The Last Waltz and Metropolitan at Cornell Cinema; Indonesian art; original drama at the Schwartz Center, Pao Bhangra, and ESPN's Sarah Spain '02 and Kate Fagan.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:04:00 EDTTransforming Bodies, an interdisciplinary conference April 21-22, will explore the centrality of bodies to concepts and practices of conversion in the early modern world.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:04:00 EDTWith an $8 million investment to establish the Peter and Stephanie Nolan Veterans Professional Scholarship Fund, Cornell Trustee Emeritus Peter Nolan ’80, MBA ’82, and his wife, Stephanie Nolan ’84 are ensuring support for generations of U.S. military veterans enrolled as Johnson MBA students.