Career/Life 12.09.2016
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-being, and share the impact that your participation has on you. You’ll be...

TechTalk 11.18.2016
11/17/2016 -

Tech Training Spotlight

Want to learn how to be able to create tables and fields, and to query the database for specific information in Access?  Or how to create presentations, format slides, draw objects or add graphics in PowerPoint?  Register now for the ½-day Access 2016 Basic or PowerPoint 2016 Basic classes scheduled for January 11.


Career/Life 11.04.2016
11/03/2016 -
  1. Fall mixers promote social wellness

    Already 34 people have registered for the two fall mixers Cornell Wellness will pilot this November to provide opportunities for people to meet others...

Connect new devices to the Internet with caution
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 be taken over from the outside world.

On October 21, 2016, there was...

Wellness, parenting workshops 10.21.16
10/21/2016 -

Wellness/wellbeing workshops

Cornell Wellness pilots fall mixers as part of social wellness campaign
CU Social Wellness is a new campaign brought to you by Cornell Wellness and an ad hoc group from its advisory committee to promote ways for Cornell staff, faculty and retirees – including their spouses/partners...

TechTalk 10.27.2016
10/20/2016 -

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

We’re in the midst of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, a time to review what we can do to stay safe online, protect our personal information and safeguard our computers against compromise.

Universities and their communities are well-advised to keep cybersecurity in mind. Between 2005-14, 727...

TechTalk on Symantec 10.7.16
10/06/2016 -

Support ending for Symantec Antivirus

If you’re relying on Symantec antivirus downloaded from a Cornell website to protect your personally owned computer from viruses and malicious software, you’ll need to switch to a new strategy soon. On October 21, Cornell support will end for the application, also known as Symantec Endpoint Protection, or SEP.


09/21/2016 -

Live online discussion on Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) open to public

The massive open online course, “Science and Politics of the GMO,” is hosting a session on “How should we assess GMO’s?” The session will be held Sept. 23, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Risk assessment differs for different people of different standpoints; whether you work for Monsanto, a...

Career/Life 9.9.16: Wellness and eldercare
09/08/2016 -


Meet the farmers
Meet the farmers from Just a Few Acres Farm, Sept. 12, noon-12:45 p.m., Lecture Hall 3, located on the first floor of the Vet Research Tower.
Learn about pasture-based livestock farming in action, and participate in Just a Few Acres’ meat and eggs CSA drop-off program at the Cornell Vet School...

09/08/2016 -

If you’ve installed Symantec Antivirus provided by the university on your personally owned computer, be aware that support for Symantec Antivirus will end on October 21. Trying to use it after that date will result in Symantec relying on outdated virus definitions, which won’t sufficiently protect your computer.

Instead, CIT can provide some free alternatives that will keep...