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06/24/2015 -

Cornell University's Summer College for High School Students invites area high school students, their families, teachers and guidance counselors to the Summertime College Fair. This free event will be held July 20, 4-6 p.m., in Barton Hall.

Admissions officers from more than 50 colleges and...

06/24/2015 -

Summer may just be beginning, but the Backpack Program is gearing up already and has begun collecting backpacks and donations toward backpacks for school children this September.

What to do: simply buy a backpack, fill it with supplies (see list below) and drop it off to Maureen Brull, 395 Pine Tree...

06/24/2015 -

The 17th Annual Staff Development Day will be held July 22 in the Physical Sciences Building (note: this is a new location). 

The workshops and exhibits at Staff Development Day give Cornell employees opportunities to invest in their personal and professional growth and well-being. The day's...

06/24/2015 -

Want to gain skills in Excel?  Whether you want to learn the basics, manage data, work with charts, pivot tables, or graphs, or create dashboards, there are basic, intermediate, and advanced classes available. Register now for either the two-hour workshops or four-hour classes on Excel 2013 scheduled...

06/23/2015 -

Cornell Information Technologies celebrated more than 50 staff who have been Cornell employees for between 10 and 46 years, June 10. All those recognized were given a book and certificate. Staff with more than 25 years of service were individually honored and shared memories of their time at the university...

06/23/2015 -

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More than 1,100 Cornell employees, 109 suppliers and staff from Cornell Procurement Services gathered in Barton Hall June 10 for the 2015 annual Cornell Supplier Show, hosted by Procurement Services. The...

06/23/2015 -

PHOTO GALLERY

A project management system that will improve communications regarding the status of building and construction projects across campus soon will be implemented, thanks to those who...

06/23/2015 -

PHOTO GALLERY

About 50 Cornell staff or faculty who formally extended kudos to a staff member through the Employee Assembly (EA) web site and the staff members receiving those kudos...

06/11/2015 -

Volunteer registration is now open for the Annual United Way Day of Action on Friday, June 19.
 
This year, the United Way of Tompkins County (UWTC) will coordinate volunteer projects throughout Tompkins County on Friday, June 19.  Projects include landscaping and gardening at the Ithaca...

06/11/2015 -

An architectural tour celebrating the 100th anniversary of Cayuga Heights will showcase eight properties June 13, noon-4 p.m., giving participants a rare glimpse into some of the region’s most notable older homes.

These include Marcham Hall – former home of Dorothy Cornell, Ezra’s granddaughter – the...

06/11/2015 -

Showing at the Willard Straight Hall Terrace June 24, 8:15-11:15 p.m., the Grand Budapest Hotel features the tale of Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes), a concierge at the titular plush hotel in the fictional European republic of Zubrowka in 1932. Outdoor terrace screenings include a cash bar, complimentary snacks...

06/11/2015 -

The Ethel Zoe Bailey Horticultural Catalogue Collection in Mann Library’s Special Collection is preserving cultural, historic, and scientifically valuable information in more than 130,000 seed and nursery catalogs, many now on display in the Mann Library lobby during library hours, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., through...

06/11/2015 -

Local high school students are encouraged to apply for the Cornell International Summer Debate Camp, Aug. 2-9. The camp, for students ages 13-18, teaches both basic and advanced debating. Campers come from a range of debate backgrounds around the world, ranging from absolute novices to highly...

06/11/2015 -

Sign up now to spend Dec. 12 in NYC. The day will be your own to see a show, visit a museum, go shopping, do some sight-seeing– the choice is yours.

The discounted fare for these trips is $50 per person for Cornell employees and up to four guests.

Contact Swarthout Coaches at...

06/11/2015 -

The 17th annual Staff Development Day will be held Wednesday, July 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Physical Sciences Building, Baker Portico and Atrium (note new location).

Staff Development Day gives all Cornell employees an opportunity to invest in their personal and professional growth and...

06/11/2015 -

Events

A summer party

The museum’s annual summer party will be held June 26, 5-7 p.m. The party is free and open to all, with new exhibitions, refreshments, and more. 

Movie night at the museum

Screening Aug. 8 is...

06/10/2015 -

Cornell launched a pilot program June 8 that offers free, on-campus transportation service for faculty and staff who have disabilities or chronic health conditions through the Red Runner system.

The pilot program, which is similar to that offered to students through CU Lift, will help people...

06/10/2015 -

Do you enjoy crafting handmade items? Do you have a vacation home you could donate for a week or weekend? Have tickets to a Cornell athletic event you could donate? Are you a member of a golf course or country club and able to donate a few rounds? The...

06/10/2015 -

New video: Traveling Internationally with Technology

When you travel internationally, years of hard work, your identity, and other Cornell data (including the identities of people you work with) are put at risk. But the great news is that you can take steps to protect data. ...

06/09/2015 -

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With the spring semester, Charter Day and Commencement over, staff members from the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S) gathered for the college’s annual staff picnic June 2...

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