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Two programs honor political consultant Sandy Berger '67

June 13, 2017

Two programs honor political consultant Sandy Berger '67

Two programs benefiting Cornell students honor the memory of Samuel Sandy Berger, an adviser to President Bill Clinton and government official. read more

Cornell Perspectives: A parent's pride endures

June 1, 2017

Cornell Perspectives: A parent's pride endures

In an Oct. 8, 2013, column in the Cornell Chronicle, Robert Glick described the arrival on campus of his daughter, Alicia Glick ’17. He looks back on his family's Cornell experience. read more

Pollack to Class of 2017: Effect change by clarifying values

May 28, 2017

Pollack to Class of 2017: Effect change by clarifying values

Under warm sunshine, President Martha E. Pollack sent the Cornell University Class of 2017 into the world with a call to clarify their values as they set out to make change in a challenging world. read more

Pollack: Ph.D.s can inform discourse, model expert thinking

May 28, 2017

Pollack: Ph.D.s can inform discourse, model expert thinking

President Martha E. Pollack congratulated about 300 newly minted Ph.D.s in a speech that challenged them to be an expert in your own discipline, and to model the ways in which experts think and draw... read more

14 ROTC graduates commissioned as officers

May 27, 2017

14 ROTC graduates commissioned as officers

In a joyful ceremony, graduates of ROTC programs received their commissions as junior officers, launching them on military careers. read more

Dignity and respect are American ideals, Biden tells seniors

May 27, 2017

Dignity and respect are American ideals, Biden tells seniors

Former Vice President Joe Biden extolled his love of ice cream and his optimism for the future of America in his 2017 Senior Convocation Address at Cornell, May 27 at Schoellkopf Field. read more

Ahmed Ahmed's journey from refugee to Rhodes scholar

May 25, 2017

Ahmed Ahmed's journey from refugee to Rhodes scholar

Ahmed Ahmed’s ’17 life story is a remarkable tale of a young man who combined hard work with inspiration and guidance from others to grow as a person, from a refugee to a Rhodes scholar. read more

Financial aid policy change will benefit more undergraduates

May 9, 2017

Financial aid policy change will benefit more undergraduates

Starting in fall 2018, new Cornell undergraduate students from middle-income families will benefit from more expansive financial aid from the university. The new policy broadens eligibility... read more

President Pollack reasserts student privacy protections

May 9, 2017

President Pollack reasserts student privacy protections

President Martha E. Pollack sent a message May 9 reassuring the Cornell community that the university will continue to protect the privacy of student information and records from any unauthorized... read more

Plant sciences student wins 'Young Botanist' award

May 2, 2017

Plant sciences student wins 'Young Botanist' award

Plant sciences major Nicolas Glynos '17 has received a Young Botanist Award from the Botanical Society of America, which recognizes outstanding graduating seniors in the plant sciences nationwide. read more

Rawlings scholars navigate to senior research success

April 27, 2017

Rawlings scholars navigate to senior research success

Seniors from the Hunter R. Rawlings III Research Scholars presented their work at the Senior Expo, an end of the year research exhibition, April 19. read more

Arts and Sciences alumni triple gifts for experience grants

April 6, 2017

Arts and Sciences alumni triple gifts for experience grants

Applications are due April 19 for College of Arts and Sciences summer experience grants, which are receiving alumni support to help students take unpaid summer internships. read more

Admitted Class of '21 sets new application, diversity records

March 30, 2017

Admitted Class of '21 sets new application, diversity records

Cornell received its highest-ever number of applications for freshman admission, and a record number of underrepresented minority students are among those offered admission to the Class of 2021. read more