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Fall 2016

'The faculty is the university'

Provost Michael Kotlikoff has launched an ambitious series of initiatives to enhance faculty hiring. Read cover story

  • Table of contents: Klarman Hall, in place and time ... Wanted: Big Red Hockey memorabilia ... Undergrad research scholars drive discovery ...
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SPRING 2016

Historic campaign soars past goals

It was an act of faith, in Cornellians and in the university, that strengthened over time and gathered momentum for Cornell. Read cover story

  • Table of contents: Robert F. Smith '85 gives $50 million to engineering ... Cornell Tech showcases projects ... Financial aid's impact ...
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Fall 2015

A new generation of engineers

Engineers are smart, creative people; traditionally, they have worked behind the scenes, innovating and solving problems. Read cover story

  • Table of contents: Cornell continues to expand opportunities ... A bear of a pour for new statue ... Hockey sticks live again ...
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Summer 2015

West Coast Cornell(ians)

Nearly 30,000 alumni live and work in California, Oregon and Washington. It's a vibrant West Coast community of alumni, parents and friends. Read cover story

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Spring 2015

Cornell in 2065: 'What I see happening'

We asked professors, administrative leaders and students: What will your area of expertise be like in the year 2065, when the university celebrates its bicentennial? Read cover story

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Winter 2015

A few of our favorite (Cornell) things

What is it about this 150-year-old, sprawling institution spanning several cities and a few continents that inspires such passion and love ? Read cover story

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Fall 2014

The Transformer

How Chuck Feeney '56 and The Atlantic Philanthropies have championed the idea of giving while living. Read cover story

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Summer 2014

Eureka! That magic moment of discovery

Moments of new discoveries, the development of collaborative ideas and inspired revelations from across the university. Read cover story

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Spring 2014

What we talk about when we talk about 'diversity'

You move to a new community. It seems strange at first; you're surrounded by all kinds of people. How do you engage with them? Read cover story

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Winter 2014

Internationalizing Cornell

How diversity and inclusion are keys to excellence for all Cornellians - for students, faculty and staff. Read cover story

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Fall 2013

Setting a trajectory for a life of health

From a battle with anorexia, a recent Cornell graduate not only found her way to good health but launched a research career. Read cover story

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Summer 2013

Portraits: Seven extraordinary undergraduates

Meet seven students who are typical of Cornell undergraduates today - in other words, not typical at all, really. Read cover story

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Spring 2013

Q&A with Cornell's deans

Over the next three issues, Ezra will share conversations with the deans of the 15 colleges and schools. Read cover story

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Winter 2013

Action Teens, apples and the spirit of democracy

There are thousands of stories that show Cornell's spirit of public engagement at work. Read cover story

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FAll 2012

The library that never sleeps: 24/7 access, on campus and around the world

A look at how the library's rich collections and expert staff inspire research and teaching, on campus and around the world. Read cover story

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Summer 2012

Cornell professor: investigator, comedian, parent, genius, friend

For Cornell faculty, the job is to influence and improve lives. Read cover story

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Spring 2012

Real work on CornellNYC Tech campus now begins

CornellNYC Tech -- Home of the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute -- will turn the best ideas of faculty and graduate students into new technologies and commercial applications. Read cover story

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Winter 2012

Reports from the front line of ideas for a sustainable planet

Professors working on sustainability projects answer some provocative questions. Read cover story

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Fall 2011

In the humanities, classrooms are labs and students are collaborators

Every day in humanities classrooms at Cornell, students share their professors' research in exciting, unexpected ways. Read cover story

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SUMMER 2011

Engineering takes diversity of its faculty to heart

A look at how far the College of Engineering has come in increasing the diverse makeup of its faculty, how much further it intends to go, and a look at diversity across the university. Read cover story

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Spring 2011

New tricks for a very old crop

Working across disciplines, rice researchers on campus are finding novel ways to head off global food shortages Read cover story

  • Table of contents: Frank Robinson talks Johnson Museum ... David Croll on faculty hiring ... North Star eatery provides choice and taste on a grand scale ... Paul McEuen pens "Spiral"
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Winter 2011

Séamus Davis builds a fantastic machine

It took a confluence of factors to bring physicist J.C. Séamus Davis and his potentially world-changing research to Cornell. Read cover story

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Fall 2010

Playing the odds in a down economy

Two years after the financial crisis of 2008, college graduates across the country continue to feel the effects of a high unemployment rate, and competition for jobs is fierce. Read cover story

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Summer 2010

Reinventing the university

Cornell has seen in the Great Recession a great opportunity for strategic change. The university has just put the finishing touches on a strategic plan that will guide it to 2015 and beyond. Read cover story

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Spring 2010

Nurturing Big Ideas

Cornell University's approach to entrepreneurship is focused on experiential learning – teaching students how to think and act like entrepreneurs no matter where their careers take them. Read cover story

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Winter 2010

Big Red in the Big Apple

The opportunities and experiences New York City affords for hundreds of Cornell students and faculty. Read cover story

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Fall 2009

Creative Writing

Maintaining a balance between 'the mind and the heart' through storytelling. Read cover story

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Summer 2009

Global Cornell

Cornell's view is global, with students and researchers traveling far afield to help the developing world. Read cover story

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Spring 2009

Undergraduate research

Cornell has long been a leader in combining undergraduate education with discovery in all disciplines. Read cover story

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Winter 2009

Buildings are crucibles of ideas and innovation

Completion of Weill Hall marks a giant leap toward advancing Cornell's leadership in the biological sciences revolution.. Read cover story

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Fall 2008

A new financial aid package is opening doors

Cornell's new financial aid incentive is making Cornell more affordable for many students and their families. Read cover story