Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:02:24 ESTOn 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.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:02:27 ESTHundreds of members of the Cornell and Ithaca community attended a teach-in on the topic of the diversity of Islam Feb. 17 on campus.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 13:02:29 ESTTen 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.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:02:56 ESTMore 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.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:02:00 ESTTo 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.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:02:00 ESTStudents 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.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:02:00 ESTAs part of Cornell Tech's Product Studio course, four Class of 2017 students developed technology to predict and avoid traffic jams via an app.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:02:26 ESTA 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.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 19:02:04 ESTTheodore Jay Lowi, the charismatic Cornell professor of government whose seminal books became standards in political science discourse, died Feb. 17 in Ithaca, New York. He was 85.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:02:20 ESTParfait Eloundou-Enyegue, professor and chair of the Department of Development Sociology, joins a group of 15 experts Feb. 21 to start drafting the U.N.'s 2019 Global Sustainable Development Report.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:02:00 ESTThe Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies will lead an effort to help doctoral students strengthen dissertation research proposals with support from the Social Science Research Council.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:02:09 ESTUndergraduate students have until March 1 to apply online for grants from the Off-Campus Opportunities Fund to support summer experiences.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:02:20 ESTNewborns in neonatal intensive care units require lots of love. So when doctors put babies – and their families – into private hospital rooms, it may seem expensive. But in private rooms, babies heal faster.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 16:02:00 ESTCornell University has joined 16 other colleges and universities on an amicus brief in a U.S. District Court case challenging the Trump administration’s executive order on travel and immigration.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:02:54 ESTCornell is continuing to encourage admissions applicants from all countries, including those from seven nations named in the Trump administration's Jan. 27 executive order banning entry into the U.S.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 14:02:15 ESTRoger C. Cramton, former dean of Cornell Law School and the Robert S. Stevens Professor Emeritus of Law, died Feb. 3 in Ithaca. He was 87.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:02:00 ESTCU Winds students traveled to Haiti and the Dominican Republic Jan. 10-17 on a winter service-learning concert tour, promoting cultural exchange in collaboration with local musicians and agencies.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 17:02:00 ESTThe Cornell Center for Materials Research JumpStart program announced funding for six companies to participate in university collaborations.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 13:02:43 ESTA Cornell water sensor technology that began as basic research is blooming into a business that fills a vital need for grape, nut, apple and other growers.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:02:42 ESTA participant in the Runway Program at the Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute of Cornell Tech in New York City has won a $250,000 prize in the second 76West Clean Energy Competition.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:02:07 ESTOn Feb. 2, Interim President Hunter Rawlings joined 47 other college and university presidents in signing a letter to President Donald J. Trump, urging him to rescind his executive order on immigration.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:02:42 ESTDatalogue, a Cornell startup with roots on the Ithaca and Cornell Tech campuses that uses deep learning and artificial intelligence to automate data preparation, raised $1.5 million in seed funding.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 13:02:24 ESTState Agriculture Commissioner Richard Ball came to Cornell Jan. 27 with an upbeat message about Gov. Andrew Cuomo's 2017 budget: it's good for the middle class and it's good for agriculture.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 13:02:00 ESTNew research by John Cawley demonstrates for the first time that the state-level expansions of Medicaid that were promoted by the Affordable Care Act succeeded in improving preventive care among low-income Americans.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 21:01:18 ESTWarm anecdotes of the Johnson family's long and inspiring engagement with Cornell set the tone of a thank you event Jan. 31, celebrating the recent $150 million gift from Fisk Johnson and SC Johnson.