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11/14/2017 Graduate Women in Science, GPSA, Indivisible on Campus, and other organizations are banding together to oppose the tax bill put forward by the US House of Representatives.  This Wednesday, November 15, 2017, students are invited to stop by the Big Red Barn to make short calls to their representatives. Organizers will be in the BRB to help people through the process, and snacks will be provided. See the Facebook event listing for more information.
10/10/2017 On September 27, 54 doctoral students were pinned at the inaugural Graduate School Deans Scholars ceremony.
7/10/2017 By Sally Kral On June 16, 27 doctoral students graduated from the Summer 2017 Colman Leadership Program. During this intensive four-day immersion program, the students learned about leadership and group dynamics, acquired practical skills for negotiation and conflict resolution, and developed an appreciation of the value of diversity in all contexts.
6/12/2017 By Sally Kral At the inaugural Teaching as Research National Conference on June 6, scholars from across the country discussed how classroom research findings can be used to improve teaching techniques and learning outcomes.
5/22/2017 By Sally Kral When Christian’s wife, Mariely, entered a PhD program in food science and technology, Christian decided to keep his job as a technology consultant. However the travel requirements proved daunting, leading Christian to the inaugural Student Partner Career Fair at the Big Red Barn.

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9/12/2018

William Foote Whyte, the Cornell sociologist who authored an early examination on street gangs culture, has received a newly established award from the American Sociological Association  for his "significant contribution to the practice of sociology."

2/19/2018

Researchers are taking 3-D printing and 3-D modeling to a new level by using augmented reality to allow designers to design in physical space.

2/19/2018

Five undergraduates have captured and prepared about 300 North American spiders for a large exhibit at Toronto's Royal Ontario Museum. The exhibit opens June 16.

2/19/2018

Former NBA player Etan Thomas will discuss athletes and activism in a campus talk Feb. 27.

2/16/2018

Sociologists Holly Prigerson and Libby Luth will speak on psychosocial influences on end-of-life care on campus Feb. 23.

2/16/2018

Research on how plastics adversely affect coral reefs received a royal shout-out from the Prince of Wales.

2/15/2018

Events this week include the Banff Mountain Film Festival, better botanical images through technology, Darwin Days, an Ai Weiwei documentary on refugees and migration, and a classic Yiddish tale in music and dance.

2/15/2018

Molecular biology and genetics researcher Chih-chun Lin is the first of 10 newly appointed Cornell Presidential Postdoctoral Fellows to arrive on campus.

2/15/2018

“Protean Power: Exploring the Uncertain and Unexpected in World Politics,” a new book co-edited by Peter Katzenstein and Lucia A. Seybert, Ph.D. ’12, argues for a new approach to international relations.  

2/15/2018

Over winter break in January, 14 Cornell Tradition undergraduates traded creature comforts for work gloves to help clean up homes in Puerto Rico, which is still reeling nearly five months after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.