Students

  • Bees, food, energy are championship projects for Enactus

    Mar 30, 2016

    Cornell College’s Enactus team won the regional championship at the Chicago Enactus Competition March 21.

  • 19 students honored with election to Phi Beta Kappa

    Mar 29, 2016

    Nineteen Cornell College students were elected to Phi Beta Kappa, the country’s oldest and most respected academic honor society. The students will be officially inducted at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7, in Cole Library prior to the annual Baccalaureate ceremony. Phi Beta Kappa considers members of the top 15 percent of the senior class and […]

  • 6 Cornell students present writing conference kick off

    Mar 18, 2016

    Six Cornell College students presented an opening workshop at the Midwest Writing Centers Association (MWCA) conference, held March 3-5 in Cedar Rapids.

  • Alternative Spring Break makes meaningful impact

    Mar 11, 2016

    For many students at Cornell College, spring break has been a time to roll up their sleeves and do community service by participating in Cornell’s 12th annual Alternative Spring Break.

  • Mock Trial squads go to Opening Round Championships

    Mar 3, 2016

    For the first time, three Cornell College mock trial squads earned bids to the Opening Round Championship Series.

  • Music students enjoy Mardi Gras block break tour

    Mar 2, 2016

    Cornell students celebrated Mardi Gras during Block 5 block break while on tour in New Orleans, playing their way down St. Charles Avenue in four parades seen by more than a million people.

  • Students teach about bat conservation

    Dec 17, 2015

    Four Cornell College students visited a class at Washington Elementary School in Mount Vernon, Iowa, to share information about bat conservation in Iowa.

  • Hoang wins poster award

    Dec 16, 2015

    Cornell College senior Nguyet Minh “Julie” Hoang won the Best Poster Award held as part of the Oak Ridge Science Semester.

  • Student honored by Habitat for Humanity

    Nov 20, 2015

    A Cornell College student has been named a Habitat for Humanity Illinois Hero in recognition of his work to raise money and awareness for the organization.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • #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.

  • 2014-15 academic awards

    Apr 29, 2015

    Cornell College honored students with departmental and college-wide academic awards on Thursday, April 23.

  • Michelson finds intersection of art and literature

    Apr 28, 2015

    A course using Cornell College’s 19th-century letterpress inspired junior Laura Michelson to discover her love of book arts.

  • 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.