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Graduate students in environmental science and related fields have launched a new initiative that aims to build mentoring relationships with undergraduates interested in sustainability.
Coffman By Stacey Shackford Throughout his 43-year career, Cornell plant breeder Ronnie Coffman has sown seeds of scientific and social change across continents and generations.
2013 Global Summit participants Graduate School Dean Barbara Knuth recently returned from the Seventh Annual Global Summit on Graduate Education in Budapest, Hungary, where she and other university leaders issued a statement on technology's role in graduate education and research.   Below, a press release detailing the Summit outcome:
By Krishna Ramanujan  Hugh Chittenden Shimmering reflectance from the brilliant green plumage of a male Chrysococcyx cupreus (African emerald
Graduate students wait to cross the stage and be hooded. Skepticism, tenacity will serve new Ph.D.s, says Skorton By Krishna Ramanujan

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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."

4/19/2018

Events this week include Harry Potter Night in Risley Hall; Our Place in Space on the Arts Quad, celebrating aerospace engineering and astronomy; Dairy Day at Stocking Hall; a debate on North Korea and a lecture with piano accompaniment on music, math and mortality.

4/19/2018

Yessica Martinez has received a Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans that will fund her Cornell MFA in creative writing.

4/19/2018

Lynn Stout, an internationally recognized corporate law scholar, died April 16 after a long struggle with cancer. She was 60.

4/19/2018

More than 100 students presented their work in local and global communities April 16, and discussed the impact those projects have had on the community and their learning.

4/19/2018

The 20th annual Bits on our Minds technology showcase brought together approximately 140 students and their cutting-edge projects, from a city bus tracking app to a robot that serves cocktails.

4/19/2018

Anthony P. Bretscher, professor of cell biology, and Catherine Lord, professor of psychology at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City, join Barack Obama, Tom Hanks and 209 others as newly elected members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

4/19/2018

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4/19/2018

The inaugural conference of the Cornell Research Academy of Development, Law and Economics was held April 12 in New York City.

4/19/2018

Poet and legendary faculty member A.R. Ammons was remembered by colleagues and friends with a plaque reinstalled in the Temple of Zeus at a reception April 9 in Klarman Hall.