News Releases

  • Penn-Goetsch participating in European art seminar

    Jul 2, 2015

    Cornell College art history professor Christina Penn-Goestch is one of 23 professors selected to take part in a weeklong seminar, “The Art of Storytelling in French Painting and Sculpture 1600–1850”, sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges.

  • President Brand on the liberal arts vs. professional programs

    Jun 30, 2015

    Cornell College President Jonathan Brand has a piece in the Huffington Post about how the divide between the liberal arts and professional programs are really just an illusion.

  • Cornell Summer Research Institute begins

    Jun 25, 2015

    The inaugural Cornell Summer Research Institute started in May, with dozens of students on campus performing research in disciplines across the liberal arts.

  • Students at small private colleges have better experience

    Jun 19, 2015

    A new report from the Council of Independent Colleges says that students at small private colleges enjoy better learning outcomes, more support, and a more rigorous education than students at large, public colleges and universities.

  • Cornell College Viewbook receives CASE award

    Jun 9, 2015

    Cornell College’s admission viewbook, the college’s signature recruiting publication, has received a bronze award in the international 2015 Circle of Excellence Awards from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

  • Dimensions 2014-15 highlights

    May 27, 2015

    2014-15 was a great year for Dimensions: The Center for the Science and Culture of Healthcare.

  • Three earn Gilman scholarships

    May 14, 2015

    Three Cornell College students have earned Gilman Scholarships that allowed them to spend a semester studying off campus.

  • 3 professors going to Jordan seminar

    May 5, 2015

    Three Cornell College faculty members are going to participate in a 10-day Associated Colleges of the Midwest seminar in Jordan.

  • #CornellWorks 2015

    May 5, 2015

    Cornell College students from graduating seniors to rising sophomores are headed out into the world this spring. Here’s a look at what some of them are up to.

  • Junior receives CLS scholarship to study in Turkey

    Apr 23, 2015

    Cornell College junior Muriel Grubb will spend the summer studying Turkish in Ankara, Turkey, as part of the highly competitive Critical Language Scholarship Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

  • Mock Success

    Apr 14, 2015

    A Cornell College mock trial went to the national championship tournament for the fourth consecutive year.

  • Author, alumna recalls writing experience at Cornell College

    Apr 8, 2015

    When author Elizabeth Evans ’74 comes back to campus to talk with students on April 14, she’ll be visiting more than her alma mater, she’ll be visiting the place that helped her realize she could be a professional writer.

  • 4 students involved with professional theatre production

    Apr 1, 2015

    Four Cornell College students—three seniors and one junior—are taking part in the Old Creamery Theatre’s production of “The Matchmaker,” which runs April 30-May 21.

  • Stewart named Small Distinguished Professor

    Mar 31, 2015

    Catherine Stewart, professor of history at Cornell College, has been named the Richard and Norma Small Distinguished Professor for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 academic years.

  • 21 elected to Phi Beta Kappa

    Mar 26, 2015

    Nineteen Cornell College seniors and two Cornell College juniors were elected to Phi Beta Kappa, the country’s oldest and most respected academic honor society.