• Years later, alumnus is still researching

    Nov 17, 2016

    Even though Cornell College alumnus Andrew Rasmussen ’10 graduated six years ago, he’s still working on homework of sorts.

  • Peace Corps sending Goodfellow to Paraguay

    Jun 19, 2016

    Maria Goodfellow ’16 is preparing to serve with the Peace Corps as an Agricultural Extension Agent in Paraguay.

  • 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.

  • Biology professor, student on award-winning team

    Sep 24, 2015

    Tammy Mildenstein, assistant professor of biology, and Kelsey King ’15 were part of a team that won a Distinguished Service Award this summer from the Society for Conservation Biology.

  • Cornell College awarded $1 million grant to support research

    Sep 16, 2015

    The National Science Foundation’s Division of Environmental Biology awarded Cornell College a $1 million grant to support research led by biology professor Marty Condon.

  • 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.

  • Exhibit on Shakespeare and the four humors

    Jan 14, 2015

    Cornell College will host the U.S. National Library of Medicine exhibit “‘And there’s the humor of it’: Shakespeare and the four humors” from Jan. 19 through Feb. 28 in Cole Library with a presentation on Jan. 29.

  • Best-selling author speaking Jan. 28

    Jan 13, 2015

    Sam Kean, a best-selling science author, will speak about neuroscience and his latest book, “The Dueling Neurosurgeons,” at 11:15 a.m. on Jan. 28 at Cornell College.

  • Doing serious work in silly makeup

    Dec 31, 2014

    Lydia Meece, a senior at Cornell College, took part in an internship in Peru with two organizations dedicated to clowning and public health.

  • Fellowship leads to publication, opportunities after graduation

    Dec 19, 2014

    David Yamaguchi co-authored a paper published in the journal Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences after a summer Cornell Fellowship at the University of Iowa’s department of biochemistry.

  • Biology professor warns of dangers of multitasking

    Oct 15, 2014

    Biology Professor and neuroscientist Barbara Christie-Pope explains why one thing at a time—and One Course At A Time—is the best bet.

  • Mildenstein involved in Guam bat count

    Aug 20, 2014

    Tammy Mildenstein, a newly-hired professor of biology, planned the first-ever survey of Mariana fruit bats this summer.

  • Tiny flies, big research

    Jun 19, 2014

    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.

  • Fellowship leads Howard to a career in public health

    May 12, 2014

    Hayden Howard ’14 is committed to public health policy with a job offer from an occupational healthcare company, an application to a Master’s of Public Health program, and interviews for positions that would deal directly with public health issues.

  • Condon publishes new research in Science

    Mar 13, 2014

    Marty Condon, professor of biology at Cornell College, has studied flies in the tropics for years. In a paper published in Science this week, she reports evidence that there is more to a fly’s ecological niche than where it lives and what it eats—you have to look at what eats the fly, as well.