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Prince Charles gives Cornell reef research a royal shout-out

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

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Historian Margaret Washington in PBS film Feb. 19

Margaret Washington, professor of history, is featured in the new PBS documentary film, “’Tell Them We Are Rising’: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities.”

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PMA professor directs international play at The Cherry

“Rule of Thumb,” an international theater production directed by Beth F. Milles, associate professor of performing and media arts, opens Feb. 23.

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Pop-up portal preview coming March 7

An inflatable portal offering immersive conversations with other portal users all over the world will be on campus March 7 in the Biotech atrium.

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Cornell launches new disability awareness campaign

Using campuswide postering and social media, the ADA Coordinator Team is launching a new campaign to build awareness around disability issues and help Cornell develop an inclusive and accessible environment for individuals with disability.

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Name the penguin contest

Environmental Health and Safety and the Grounds Department are sponsoring a fun “Name the Winter Safety Penguin” contest to help promote the principles for preventing winter falls.

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Chorale director sings on choral Grammy winner

Stephen Spinelli, director of the Cornell Chorale and Chamber Singers, sang on a CD that won the 2018 Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance Jan. 28.

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Cornell-bred GiveGab acquires major competitor

The acquisition brings GiveGab, founded by Cornell MBAs, closer to its goal of becoming the largest charitable software platform.  

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Two Cornellians score Oscar nominations

Two Cornellians, Reed Van Dyk ’07 and Trevor White ’07, are nominated for Academy Awards.

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