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11/17/2016 -

The 2016 auction by the Emergency CARE (Cornellians Aiding and Responding to Employees) Fund raised $5,159.26. According to co-chair Michelle Eastman, Cornell University Library, a total of 170 items was sold: 206 bidders, placing a total of 1,646 bids, vied for a wide range of such items as tickets to...

11/17/2016 -

The health plan option transfer period for contract college (New York state) faculty and staff began Nov. 14 and ends Dec. 16, 2016, for coverage effective Jan. 5, 2017. To streamline the process this year, health plan changes will not require action in Workday. Now, employees must only submit PS404 New...

11/17/2016 -

Should Cornell’s academic calendar remain as is or be changed? Are breaks and study days optimally positioned to bring out the best in the students? Should the spring semester start earlier in order to create more summertime employment and academic opportunities for students? Should Commencement Weekend be...

11/16/2016 -

Today is the last day of the endowed open enrollment period, when endowed employees make changes to their healthcare plan or enroll in a medical or dependent care...

11/16/2016 -

Four Big Red women’s hockey players – sophomores Diana Buckley and Pippy Gerace, and freshmen Grace Graham...

11/16/2016 -

The Cornell University Board of Trustees Nov. 14 unanimously elected Martha E. Pollack, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Michigan, Cornell’s 14th president. Pollack will assume the presidency April 17, 2017.

The board’s vote followed the selection of...

11/15/2016 -

PHOTO GALLERY

Interim President Hunter Rawlings and Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Mary G. Opperman recognized six award recipients – out of nearly 100 nominees – at the fourth...

11/03/2016 -

Anyone who watches birds or takes photos of them can enter this year's BirdSpotter contest run by ...

11/03/2016 -

A special free screening of the documentary Sonic Sea, hosted by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, will be shown Nov. 7 at 7 p.m. at Cornell Cinema, 104 Willard Straight Hall, Ithaca (Cornell main campus). Oceans are a sonic symphony. Sonic Sea...

11/03/2016 -

See Photo Gallery for Winning Costumes

About 25 staffers dressed in costume for this year’s Halloween Happenings, held Oct. 31 at the Cornell Cinema, Willard Straight Hall, including one team of eight...

11/03/2016 -

A free public conversation with some of Cornell’s experts in veterinary science and medicine will be held Nov. 9, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Baker Institute for Animal Health, 235 Hungerford Hill Road, to address animal behavior problems.

Animal specialist Pam Perry, DVM ’85, Ph.D. ’11 will discuss cat...

11/03/2016 -
  1. Fall mixers promote social wellness

    Already 34 people have registered for the two fall mixers Cornell Wellness...

11/03/2016 -

Unfortunately, when it comes to connecting to the Internet, just because something is offered for sale doesn't mean it's secure out of the box. When connecting a new product to your home network, you may need to make it safe by changing default passwords or taking other steps to prevent the chance it could...

11/03/2016 -

Benefits open enrollment for endowed faculty and staff has begun and will be held through Nov. 18 for coverage effective Jan. 1, 2017.

This year’s Benefair will be held Nov. 9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in G10 Biotechnology Building, giving all attendees the opportunity to speak with directly with Cornell...

11/03/2016 -

A cross-campus effort to better manage non-credit learning at Cornell is now bearing fruit. Cornell’s Division of Human Resources, Cornell Information Technologies (CIT), the Department of Environmental Health and Safety, and the Research Division have teamed up with other campus units to implement a new...

11/03/2016 -

The third annual Town/Gown Resource Fair connected outreach programs and resources at Cornell University, Ithaca College, Tompkins Cortland Community College and Tompkins-Seneca-Tioga (TST) BOCES with area educators, business people, veterans, scholars, government officials, community organizers and members...

11/03/2016 -

In its annual game to benefit the United Way at Tompkins County, the women’s hockey team will face off against Yale in Lynah Rink, Nov. 12 at 3 p.m.

A dollar for everyone who attends will be matched by William Henry Miller Inn and other sponsors and donated to United Way of Tompkins County. Also...

11/03/2016 -

PHOTO GALLERY

It was easy to pick three compelling photos from each category, this year’s judges would say – but not so easy to narrow down to a first, second and honorable mention photo – and even more difficult to choose...

11/03/2016 -

College of Human Ecology faculty and staff gathered for their annual Service Awards and Staff Recognition Ceremony Oct. 11 in Martha Van Rensselaer. The ceremony honored staff who had achieved milestone years of service, and also those recognized for their exceptional contributions to the college in the...

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