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01/12/2017 -

Part-time study at Cornell University – formerly known as extramural study – is an opportunity for anyone high school age or older to take advantage of Cornell’s academic resources.

High school students, visiting college students, area residents, retirees, corporate learners and Cornell employees or...

01/12/2017 -

The tenth anniversary series of Soup & Hope will open Jan. 19 at noon in Sage Chapel with Soup & Hope’s founder, Janet Shortall, associate dean of students and director of Empathy, Assistance and Referral Service (EARS) and University Crisis Management.

Shortall will recall the inception of...

01/12/2017 -

Gifts to the 2017 Cornell United Way campaign over the past month have brought the university from more than half to more than 84 percent of its $750,000 goal for the 2016-17 academic year.

The second...

01/11/2017 -

Gordon Barger, associate chief human resources officer for the Metropolitan Museum of Art (MMA), was appointed Cornell’s senior director of Benefit Services and Administration in mid-December.

Barger succeeded Paul Bursic, who retired from Cornell after leading Benefit Services for about 20 years....

01/11/2017 -

Are you a Cornell employee at the Statler or in Cornell dining or facilities who is interested in improving your skills in computers, English or career readiness?  Do you need assistance in preparing for the High School Equivalency exam, the United States Citizenship exam, the NEHA food...

01/11/2017 -

Buy tickets now for Cornell’s Winter Employee Celebration, to be held Jan. 28.

Tickets can be purchased through Jan. 19 at the Athletic Ticket Office in Bartels Hall (M-F 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or call 255...

01/11/2017 -

Want to learn the features and functionality of the Windows 10 operating system for professional and personal use? The Using Microsoft Windows 10 workshop is intended for computer users who want to use the basic tools and features of Windows 10.

Go to CULearn.Cornell.edu for more information or to...

01/10/2017 -

PHOTO GALLERY

What is a decade?

In Bartels’ years, it is recognizing 58 Building Care staff with the Bartels Award for Custodial Service Excellence, and providing scholarships for 15 Building...

12/16/2016 -

ILR School elves filled a van Dec. 16 with gifts for about 100 children, as part of the Cornell University Elves Program, founded in 1989 to benefit elementary school students who are in greatest need. This year, ILR employees sponsored 139 children.

12/16/2016 -

This holiday season will be even merrier – and warmer - for nearly two dozen Geneva, New York, schoolchildren thanks to Cornell’s New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (NYSAES).

Members of the station community sponsored 23 children from 12...

12/08/2016 -

This three-day event began Dec. 8 but continues with a Speed Carving Challenge Dec. 9, 5-9 p.m., when roughly a dozen of the country’s finest ice carvers, including national, world and Olympic champions, will complete detailed sculptures in just 20 minutes using a limited selection of tools.

Dec. 10,...

12/08/2016 -

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County is raising funds through Dec. 15 to construct a small pavilion for harvesting rainwater for the Floral Avenue Community Garden, located in Ithaca’s west side.

The community garden is within walking distance of three low-to-moderate income apartment...

12/08/2016 -

Cornell Transportation and the City of Ithaca have transitioned to Parkmobile in place of metered parking for many of their previously metered pay-for-parking spaces.

Three years ago the university began to implement service by Parkmobile USA that lets students, faculty, staff and visitors pay for...

12/08/2016 -

Kara Miller, associate director in Cornell’s Office of Fraternities, Sororities and Independent Living, has been elected for a two-year term as president of the national Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA), 2017-19. Miller has served on the association’s board of directors since 2014 and also...

12/08/2016 -

The 2017 Cornell United Way Campaign has passed the halfway mark of its $750,000 goal for the 2016-17 academic year.

In a memo sent earlier this week, campaign co-chairs Andy Noel, the Meakem♦Smith Director of Athletics and Physical Education, and Kathy Zoner, chief of Cornell Police, announced that...

12/08/2016 -

Civic Ensemble will present four performances of “Bah HumBug! A Rhiner Commedia Carol” this month: Dec. 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 18 at 4 p.m., at The History Center in Tompkins County, 
401 East State Street # 100.

The show features Ithaca actors Sherron Brown, Sarah K. Chalmers, Alyssa...

12/08/2016 -

Tech Training 12.9.16

Want to learn how to create and format multi-page publications such as newspapers, books, newsletters, and brochures using InDesign? Or learn how to use Photoshop Layers to organize layers, use adjustment layers and layer masks, apply styles and blending modes to...

12/08/2016 -

Provide feedback, receive chance to win prize: Help Cornell Wellness with its planning process. Provide your feedback (deadline Dec. 9) in terms of what you would like to see in the areas of fitness, nutrition and well-...

12/08/2016 -

Buying a home is a huge investment and is one of the best ways to build wealth. If you are interested in buying a home but don’t know where to start, the homebuyer class at Ithaca Neighborhood Housing Services (INHS) can help. The class runs weekly January 3-24, 2017 (Tuesdays), 6:30-8:30 p.m., at INHS...

12/07/2016 -

Since Cal Walker opened the first Soup & Hope series of winter talks in 2008, more than 50 speakers have touched, inspired, motivated and stirred the hearts of those who gather Thursdays at noon in Sage Chapel. Stories have come from a wide range of Cornell staff, faculty, students, alumni and community...

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