Topics
Campus & Community
Colleges & Schools
Cornell Chronicle default image

Humphrey fellow shares Armenian culture with local children

Harutyun Gevorgyan, a Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow at Cornell, brings Armenian language and culture to area schoolchildren.

Cornell Chronicle default image

Cornell University mourns death of Nelson Mandela

President David Skorton issued a statement following the death of Nelson Mandela, calling him "an icon to all who value the freedom and dignity of all human beings."

Cornell Chronicle default image

Assemblies Update, Week of Dec. 2

An update from the Office of the Assemblies, including brief reports from the Student Assembly, Graduate and Professional Student Assembly, Employee Assembly and University Assembly.

Cornell Chronicle default image

Mechanical grape thinning pays off for growers

Western New York grape growers who used mechanical crop thinning techniques saved millions of dollars of crop damage.

Cornell Chronicle default image

Things to Do, Dec. 6-13

Events on campus and locally this week include Christmas Vespers services at Sage Chapel, Stephen Sondheim’s “Company” at the Schwartz Center and a Science Cabaret with ornithologist Kim Bostwick.

Cornell Chronicle default image

This week in Cornell history

The Essentials blog covers Cornell life on the Ithaca and New York City campuses, past and present, with a light touch.

Essentials

Cornell Chronicle default image

Leuenberger engages Palestinians

The Essentials blog covers Cornell life on the Ithaca and New York City campuses, past and present, with a light touch.

Essentials

Cornell Chronicle default image

2014 Biennial to explore nanotech as artistic medium

Cornell's first arts biennial in 2014 will frame dynamic changes in 21st-century culture and art practice, and in nanoscale technology, with projects by faculty, students and guest artists.

Cornell Chronicle default image

CCA taking grant applications for 2014-15

The Cornell Council for the Arts is accepting applications from individual artists and programs and departments at Cornell for projects to be presented in 2014-15. The application deadline is Feb. 28.

Cornell Chronicle default image

Statler Hotel recycles soap to boost global hygiene

Cornell’s Statler Hotel has recycled more than 2,518 bars of soap through its partnership with the nonprofit Clean the World.

Cornell Chronicle default image

Cereal-bowl study updates Dickens: 'I want more!'

Extraverted schoolchildren serve more cereal to themselves - while youthful introverts take less - according to a study from the Cornell laboratory of Brian C. Wansink.

Cornell Chronicle default image

New theory may revolutionize superconductors

A new theory might be a step toward higher-temperature superconductors that would revolutionize electrical engineering with more efficient motors and generators and lossless power transmission.