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  • Stensland to coordinate Center for Law and Society

    Aug 25, 2015

    Abbe Stensland, a Cedar Rapids attorney who has coached the Cornell College nationally recognized mock trial team since 2009, has been named the coordinator for the college’s Center for Law and Society.

  • Cornell College dining services ranked #2 nationally

    Jul 13, 2015

    Cornell College’s dining services have been ranked second in the nation.

  • 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.

  • Amazing new alumni

    Jun 25, 2015

    Cornell College alumni do amazing things. Here are the stories of a dozen members of the Class of 2015 to illustrate what our graduates do with their degrees.

  • 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.

  • “Pictures at an Exhibition” premieres April 24

    Apr 20, 2015

    “Pictures at an Exhibition,” a world-premiere devised theatre production will open April 24 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Research links two millennia of cyclones, floods, El Niño

    Mar 30, 2015

    Newly published research by Rhawn Denniston, professor of geology at Cornell College, and his research team, applied a novel technique to stalagmites from the Australian tropics to create a 2,200-year-long record of flood events that might also help predict future climate change.

  • Mock trial heading to national championships

    Mar 23, 2015

    A Cornell College mock trial squad is heading to the national championship tournament for the fourth consecutive year.

  • Economist, ACA critic speaking April 2

    Mar 16, 2015

    Casey Mulligan, who the Wall Street Journal has called “the economist who exposed Obamacare,” will speak at Cornell College on Thursday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m.

  • More than 100 students performing service over spring break

    Feb 27, 2015

    More than 100 students, or about 10 percent of the Cornell College student body, will be going on service trips in March as part of the college’s 11th annual Alternative Spring Break.

  • Professor examines the causes of financial crises

    Feb 19, 2015

    Todd Knoop, an economics and business professor at Cornell College, has written his fourth textbook, “Business Cycle Economics: Understanding Recessions and Depressions from Boom to Bust.”

  • Eight courses heading off campus

    Feb 4, 2015

    Dozens of students in eight different courses will spend Block 6 off campus, going as far afield as the Bahamas, Belize, Rome, and New Zealand.

  • Expert puppeteers coming to campus

    Dec 22, 2014

    Three nationally recognized puppeteers from the Puppet Kitchen in New York City will be in residency at Cornell College this spring. They will teach courses, work with students, and direct a play based on Russian composer Modest Mussorgsky’s 1874 “Pictures at an Exhibition.”

  • Cornell College launching 2 new programs

    Nov 12, 2014

    Cornell College will add two new programs, business and engineering sciences, starting in the 2015-16 academic year.