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Cornell eReport Summer 2014



Ask the experts

Alumni offer their secrets to success in various endeavors and answer questions from how to balance work and family to how to follow your dreams.


Tiny flies, big research

Biology Professor Marty Condon’s research into the genetics of tropical flies includes numerous students, and several alumni, who have traveled with her to the tropics. Twice her findings have appeared in Science.

Tom Herbert ’66 (fifth from left) had a transformative experience as an exchange student the spring of his sophomore year at Fisk University in Nashville, Tenn.

Fisk University exchange memories

Tom Herbert ’66 responded to “The March for Freedom: Civil Rights Activists Look Back,” in the spring Cornell Report with this account of his experience as an exchange student at Fisk University.