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03/23/2017 -

The search for the next University Librarian has generated much interest and yielded an excellent pool of candidates representing diverse backgrounds and academic disciplines. The search committee concluded preliminary interviews last month and has invited three finalists to campus for meetings with the...

03/23/2017 -

Employees enrolled in the medical or dependent care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for the 2016 plan year have until April 30 to submit eligible claims to PayFlex for reimbursement. The deadlines for incurring expenses for eligible 2016 medical or dependent care have passed.

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03/23/2017 -

The Cornell Store will be closed Wednesday, April 5, for an annual inventory. Both banks, Tompkins Trust Company and CFCU Community Credit Union, will be open regular hours that day, but bank patrons must enter the store via the Ho Plaza entrance.

Make note of the following additional closures:

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03/23/2017 -

Registration for Cornell’s 2017 Bring a Child to Work Day will open Thursday, March 30, at 9 a.m. The event will be held April 27 and is open to children ages 8-16. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

A list of sessions is...

03/23/2017 -

Editor’s note: The article below captures just a sampling of the work staff performed to keep essential functions operating across Cornell’s Ithaca campus during last week’s snowstorm.

PHOTO GALLERY...

03/16/2017 -

The Soup & Hope talk that was to be held March 16 at noon in Sage Chapel has been postponed until March 23 at noon in Sage Chapel. Frances Yufen Lee Mehta, senior lecturer of Chinese Mandarin in the Department of Asian Studies, will be the presenter.

The last Soup & Hope talk of the 2017...

03/09/2017 -

Zoom is Cornell's web and video conferencing service, provided free of charge for current faculty, staff, students and affiliates at all Cornell campuses. Attendees of Zoom meetings do not need to be affiliated with Cornell...

03/09/2017 -

Plant Based Eating: Vegan and Gluten Free Cooking Demo

Whether you are a vegan or just want to cook like one, you will learn three delicious plant-based dishes at this workshop, March 10, noon-1 p.m., Martha Van Rensselaer Hall – one entree, one side, and one dessert – that you can...

03/09/2017 -

The Cornell University Partners in Sustainability Awards (CUPSA) recognize individuals and teams who have exemplified the sustainability values of Cornell, made significant and notable contributions to the sustainable development and social equity of the Cornell campus, or displayed outstanding partnership...

03/09/2017 -

Those who love dance, no matter the genre or skill, are invited to sign up now for the Fifth Annual Dancing for a Cause Fundraiser, to be held April 1 to raise funds for the Crisisline and The Chat of Suicide Prevention and Crisis Service.

Every year, the Crisisline of Suicide...

03/09/2017 -

To make an appointment, follow the links below. Walk-ins always welcome. Remember to bring your ID.

  • March 13, 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Anabel Taylor Hall. For appointment: CLICK HERE
  • March 14, 11:30 a....
03/09/2017 -

Bring your grandchildren to a free movie, “The Secret Life of Pets,” March 25, starting at 10 a.m., at the Cornell Cinema, lower level (first floor) of Willard Straight Hall. In honor of Grandparents Day, admission is free for Cornell retirees and current employees and their grandchildren (limit two adults...

03/09/2017 -

Cornell will be solidly represented March 25 when a number of its students, faculty and staff join local community members in the fourth annual Ithaca Polar Plunge at 1 p.m. Registration, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., precedes their jump into the still-frigid Cayuga Lake at Taughannock Falls State Park Beach. The...

03/09/2017 -

A youth program, “Animals and Medicine,” to help students grades 9-12 explore veterinary medicine, will be held Friday evenings, 6-8 p.m., April 7-May 5, at the College of Veterinary Medicine. 

This five-week mini-course, taught by Cornell veterinary students, caters to those interested in...

03/09/2017 -

“Kick the Cup” to reduce waste on campus continues next Wednesday, 10 a.m.-noon. Bring your own mug to Ho Plaza outside Willard Straight Hall for coffee, chocolate or tea. (Disposable cups will not be provided; they are not recyclable.) 

This effort is part of the eight-week...

03/09/2017 -

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in the Cornell Chronicle Oct. 5, 2016. We were requested to re-run it here to help ensure all members of the Cornell community are aware of this travel-assistance tool.

A new website called Navigate,...

03/09/2017 -

Editor’s note: The following article, inviting all members of the Cornell and local communities to the inauguration of Cornell’s 14th president Martha E. Pollack, appeared in the Cornell Chronicle March 2.

As Cornell prepares for the April 17 arrival of its 14th president, Martha E. Pollack,...

03/09/2017 -

Sixteen Cornell a cappella groups will join together for a benefit concert, March 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Kennedy Hall’s Call Auditorium. Proceeds from ticket sales will go directly to the...

03/09/2017 -

The third annual “One Funny Ithaca Story” will be held Sunday, March 19, 2-3:30 p.m. at The Space at GreenStar, 700 W. Buffalo St., Ithaca.

The show will benefit the Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes (...

03/09/2017 -

More than 750,000 young immigrants who arrived in the United States as children and are protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy now face possible policy changes from a new presidential administration.

In an effort to clarify possible new practices, four Cornell...

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