News Archives

  • ‘Make a Joyful Noise’ holiday concert is Dec. 2

    Nov 16, 2017

    The Cornell College Department of Music will present “Make a Joyful Noise,” a holiday concert featuring the orchestra, choirs, and organ, at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, in King Chapel. Admission is free and the concert is open to the public. College organist Mark Baumann will play a 20-minute prelude prior to the start […]

  • McLennans give $500,000 to sciences

    Nov 15, 2017

    Bob McLennan ’65 & Becky Martin McLennan ’64 gave a generous $500,000 gift for a classroom in Russell Science Center.

  • McGranes support sciences for future of Cornell

    Nov 10, 2017

    John McGrane ’73 and Martha “Marty” Benson McGrane ’73 have given $200,000 to name a chemistry lab on the third floor of Russell Science Center.

  • McLennan rejoins Board, Boyer becomes chair

    Nov 8, 2017

    The Cornell College Board of Trustees has elected Robert McLennan ’65 as a member of the Board. Gilda Vinzulis Boyer ’84 assumed the position of chair of the Board at the conclusion of the meetings on Oct. 28. Boyer’s selection as chair of the Board marks a number of firsts for the chair: the first […]

  • Thanksgiving break 2017 hours

    Nov 7, 2017

    Administrative offices and the Mail & Service Center will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 22, and reopen on Monday, Nov. 27. Other closings and changes to hours are listed below. Residence halls The residence halls are open and students are permitted to remain on campus. Students who plan to be on campus during break […]

  • CBS2 highlights Ash Park renovation project

    Nov 7, 2017

    CBS2 News visited campus for a story on the renovations to Ash Park Stadium and produced a story for the evening news on Monday, Nov. 6.

  • Cornell announces major renovations to Ash Park Stadium

    Nov 6, 2017

    The Cornell College football season may be nearly complete, but construction season is just about to begin to fully renovate Ash Park Stadium.

  • German programming focuses on multicultural communities

    Nov 2, 2017

    For the second consecutive year, Cornell was awarded a grant from the German Embassy to fund a variety of programs on campus.

  • Nadel wins conference prize for research presentation

    Nov 2, 2017

    Samantha Nadel ’19 recently won the undergraduate poster competition for her research poster presentation at the 75th annual Plains Anthropological Conference in Bismarck, North Dakota.

  • Lecturer discusses experiences at Standing Rock, other Native American issues

    Nov 1, 2017

    Lyla June will share her thoughts on Standing Rock and other Native American issues during her lecture on the Cornell College campus on Wednesday, Nov. 8.

  • Durhams support future of science through gift

    Nov 1, 2017

    By giving $250,000 to Cornell’s science facilities project, Thomas Durham ’77 and the Rev. Martha Hemenway Durham ’78 say they are supporting future scientific advances by Cornellians. “Cornell has contributed many scientists to the nation, especially considering the school’s size. We can contribute even more to that trend of great scientists coming out of Cornell […]

  • Justin Kerr launches book tour at Cornell College

    Nov 1, 2017

    The self-proclaimed “efficiency monster,” Justin Kerr is kicking off his newest book tour at Cornell on Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 6 p.m. in the Thomas Commons.

  • Students republish short stories

    Nov 1, 2017

    Students republished three of Winifred Van Etten’s short stories which were found in the vintage Cornell literary magazine, The Husk.

  • Halloween superstitions and flying foxes

    Oct 31, 2017

    It’s Halloween time again, and around much of the world people are decorating with images of ghosts, vampires, witches, black cats, and, of course, bats.

  • Cornell to expand theatre and dance program

    Oct 30, 2017

    The departments of music and theatre & dance are on track to offer a new degree, the bachelor of fine arts (BFA) in musical theatre, next fall.