Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:03:22 EDTThe third time was indeed the charm for Interim President Hunter Rawlings and his wife, Elizabeth Trapnell Rawlings, who were feted with a celebratory reception and dinner March 23 by the Cornell Board of Trustees.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:03:00 EDTThe Adelphic Cornell Educational Fund has committed $200,000 to enhance the Cornell experience for student veterans. The gift will support a new veterans advocate position to serve as a point of contact for all student veterans.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:03:00 EDTFormer Republican Congressman and House speaker Newt Gingrich addressed approximately 600 people in Call Auditorium on March 22 on 'America's Role in the World Under President Trump.'
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:03:00 EDTEvents on campus this week include the Cornell Business Impact Symposium, music at the Johnson Museum, Moshe Vardi on robotics and automation, photographer Rosamond Purcell, comedy and a rap concert.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:03:00 EDTBreaking Bread, an initiative that brings together different communities, identities, groups and organizations for dinner and facilitated discussions, received the James A. Perkins Prize for Interracial and Intercultural Peace and Harmony.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:03:44 EDTA Cornell-led international research team has secured funding from the Human Frontier Science Program for a three-year study into the connection between breast cancer and bone mineralization.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:03:00 EDTSeven assistant professors have both been recognized by the National Science Foundation with CAREER awards, which support junior faculty members' research projects and outreach efforts.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:03:00 EDTNatalie Mahowald, professor of earth and atmospheric science, has been selected by the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change as a lead author on a special global warming report.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:03:00 EDTSomething Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue, an exhibition exploring the history and significance of wedding dresses, runs through July 31 in the Human Ecology Building.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:03:28 EDTAnabel's Grocery, under construction in Anabel Taylor Hall and scheduled to open in summer 2017, seeks to address student food access and food security.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 10:03:00 EDT“Throughline,” a multimedia performance of music, poetry and image featuring four African-American women artists will be held Tuesday, March 28 in the Kiplinger Theater.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:03:51 EDTCornell administrators, staff and faculty discussed possible changes in immigration policy and their impacts on university students with DACA status at a panel discussion March 17.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:03:18 EDTAssistant professor of English Ishion Hutchinson has won the National Book Critics Circle Award for poetry for his 2016 collection House of Lords and Commons.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:03:37 EDTCornell has joined more than 560 institutions of higher education in signing a letter to President Donald Trump March 16 asking that he support noncitizen students who have Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program status.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:03:00 EDTCornell's Senior Leaders Climate Action Group will host a public forum March 28 to discuss Options for Achieving a Carbon Neutral Campus by 2035 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the Hotel Ithaca.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:03:00 EDTSome Cornell classes are adopting the Tree of Life classification system, which explains the diversity of life by matching and mapping relationships on a branching diagram.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 11:03:00 EDTProvost Michael Kotlikoff and Vice President for Student and Campus Life Ryan Lombardi discussed a plan to address student housing on the Ithaca campus while advancing investments in academic initiatives.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 19:03:13 EDTWeill Cornell Medicine celebrated one of its best Match Days ever March 17, with 100 percent of the graduating medical students matching to residency positions - the next three to seven years of their medical careers.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:03:52 EDTThe Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life announced that Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity has been placed on provisional recognition status, which is a probationary status, for a period of no less than 1 year.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:03:06 EDTOn Cornell Giving Day March 14, some 8,640 donors gave 12,209 gifts for a total of $6,321,962, surpassing each of Cornell’s two previous Giving Day totals. Gifts came from more than 45 countries.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:03:00 EDTA nor’easter, combined with a winter storm from the Great Lakes, bore down on the Northeast Tuesday and Wednesday. For the first time in three years, Cornell closed the Ithaca campus due to a snow storm.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:03:01 EDTCornell will host Sustainability in Asia: Partnerships for Research and Implementation, a conference about sustainability research and community engagement in Hong Kong, April 6-7.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:03:00 EDTFor the 92nd year, the School of Hotel Administration invites hospitality and business professionals from around the world to a cutting-edge business conference – one that is entirely run by students.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:03:12 EDTIn the documentary Reversing Oblivion, screening on campus March 21, filmmaker Ann Michel '77 searches for her roots as architecture students help reimagine her family's farm estate in Poland.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 11:03:55 EDTAnn Bybee-Finley, a second-year doctoral student at Cornell studying cropping systems resilience with a focus on Northeastern dairy producers, has been named a 2017 Future Leader in Science.