Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:12:01 ESTFaculty are invited to submit proposals for 2017 Internationalizing the Cornell Curriculum Grants, the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs announced Dec. 2.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:12:00 ESTRonnie Coffman has been named the Andrew H. and James S. Tisch Distinguished University Professor at Cornell.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:12:41 ESTTanzania recently became a partner of the Cornell-affiliated Next Generation Cassava Breeding project, joining Nigeria and Uganda in the effort to improve cassava breeding in Africa.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:12:00 ESTTwo Cornell ILR School alumni and a current ILR student are among 129 people named Schwarzman scholars, the scholarship program announced Dec. 1 in Beijing and New York City.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:11:00 ESTHeritage language learners - students who know a language and have perhaps spoken or heard it since birth - are taking courses to address gaps in in reading, writing, pronunciation and vocabulary.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 13:11:00 ESTDaniel G. Sisler, Ph.D. ’62, the Liberty Hyde Bailey Professor Emeritus of Agricultural Economics and a Cornell trustee emeritus, died Nov. 23 in Ithaca. He was 87.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:11:47 ESTA new legal clinic offers law students real-world experience while helping members of the local community who may not be able to afford legal help.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:11:56 ESTCornell undergraduate and graduate students took part in a financial technology hackathon organized by Entrepreneurship at Cornell Nov. 11 at Cornell Tech in New York City.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 17:11:00 ESTThe Worker Institute at Cornell ILR has developed a mobile phone application to prevent wage theft and violations of worker rights in cooperation with laborers, organizers, developers and lawyers.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:11:21 ESTDays after Ithaca received approval to welcome 50 new refugees, Cornell hosted a conference on the campus of Onondaga Community College Nov. 5 to address refugees and community college education.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:11:13 ESTDealing with controversy, and consulting with the right constituencies, are part of the job of leading a university, Interim President Hunter Rawlings told students as guest lecturer in the class Economics of the University.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:11:38 ESTThe Cornell Alliance for Science graduated its 2016 cohort of Global Leadership fellows Nov. 15. The 28 fellows represent 13 nations and three continents.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:11:00 ESTA plan for an authentic Mexican food eatery won top honors and $3,000 in the Pitch Deck Competition, sponsored by Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship Nov. 17.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:11:00 ESTThe Cornell Law School welcomed four panelists on Nov. 17 to discuss how drones may influence privacy law in the United States and how wars are conducted.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 10:11:04 ESTAnne Blackburn is a professor in the Department of Asian Studies and a faculty member in Cornell's South Asia Program, Southeast Asia Program and the Religious Studies Program.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:11:53 ESTJennifer Lawless, a nationally recognized expert on women in politics, examined the reasons for the underrepresentation of women in politics in the final Making of the President Series talk Nov. 14.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:11:00 ESTThe willingness to make lifestyle changes to avert climate change may depend on the moral values closely aligned with liberal political leanings, according to Cornell research.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:11:00 ESTStudents in a Mellon collaborative studies seminar in architecture, urbanism and the humanities spent eight days in Cuba this semester to study the island's changing politics and environment.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 11:11:00 ESTThree government professors described what they expected from Donald Trump's foreign policy approach Nov. 10 at the weekly lecture of the Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 18:11:00 ESTAdam Levine spoke to a standing-room only crowd in McGraw Hall Nov. 10 as faculty and students joined his American Political Campaigns class for a 2016 election recap.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 17:11:00 ESTA day after President-elect Donald Trump’s Nov. 8 victory, Cornell students, senior administrators, faculty and staff gathered for a meal while processing the election results as a community and discussing how to move on in post-election America.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:11:34 ESTAsian American Studies Program students and staff gathered Nov. 9 in Rockefeller Hall for a catered Indian lunch and a talk on the U.S. election results with program director Derek Chang, associate professor of history.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 11:11:48 ESTIndiana University law professor Fred Cate will lecture on Cybersecurity and the Law Nov. 16 in the third and final lecture in a series on cybersecurity hosted by the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 10:11:17 ESTMore than 500 people attended Entrepreneurship at Cornell's Summit 2016 Nov. 4 in New York City where they heard about ways to improve company culture and strategies for recovering from a setback.
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 10:11:35 ESTPolitical scientist Miriam Elman of Syracuse University spoke about rising tensions in Jerusalem in Nov. 3 campus talk, “Jerusalem: Conflict in the Holy City.”