Thanks in part to a $20,000 Boren Scholarship, Erinn Voas is spending her junior year studying Arabic at the University of Jordan.
Jarod Armenta ’15 has been awarded a research grant from the Beta Beta Beta Research Foundation and will present his findings at a future TriBeta convention.
Seniors Léonie de Jonge and Amanda Engel were among very few undergraduates who presented at the Midwest Writing Center Association Conference in October. Their presentation looked at Cornell’s use of the writing center to provide help with foreign language writing assignments.
A paper Inga Jaeger ’13 wrote for an advanced critical writing course has been accepted for publication by The Dialectics: Journal of Leadership, Politics, and Society, a journal dedicated to publishing high-quality undergraduate work.
Nine graduates of the Class of 2013 share their plans for the future and the Cornell experiences that helped them along the path.
Liane Olson received the Steve Wieting Award for best paper integrating theory and research at the 2013 annual meetings of the Iowa Sociological Association.
Several Cornell College geology majors will be doing research over the summer, both on campus and off, including some who have won fellowships from National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates summer program.
Cornell completed a rare Midwest Conference sweep of the three major women’s sports Sunday afternoon, charging to a 9-0 victory over host Lawrence in the championship game of the MWC Softball Tournament at Whiting Field.
Each year, Cornell College honors students from across disciplines at the Academic Awards Ceremony. This year, dozens of students were recognized for their academic performance.
Three Cornell College students have won scholarships that will allow them to study abroad and pursue advanced degrees.
Sophomore Erinn Voas received a Boren Scholarship—an extremely competitive grant from the US State Department to study in Jordan for the entire 2013-2014 academic year, junior Kyle Durgin received a Gilman Scholarship, another State Department-funded scholarship, to study this summer in Guatemala, and senior Sanjeev Khatiwada received a McElroy Fellowship.