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Better Batteries to Break Dependence on Fossil Fuels

By 2050 energy needs will double from what we require today...

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Land Project to Build on Three Years of Collaboration

Contested Global Landscapes, an Institute for the Social Sciences (ISS) theme project, ends three years of collaborative study...

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UMA Bioseed, a Cornell startup, Wins Grand Prize in Annual New York Business Plan Competition

UMA Bioseed, an energy and sustainability startup comprised of Cornell students, won the $100,000 grand prize in 6th annual NY Business Plan Competition...

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Panelists Address Cornell's Role in Reducing Poverty

Six alumni and faculty offered an overview of Cornell’s contributions to poverty and development economics in a Charter Day Weekend panel April 25 on campus...

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Social Sciences, Arts, Humanities Focus of Atkinson Center Pilot

Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future has selected 11 faculty members for the pilot class of its new Fellowship for Humanities, Social Sciences and Arts...

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Showcase Honors Student and Faculty Engagement Projects

At the annual Community Engagement Showcase April 15, Susan Murphy spoke about Cornell’s longstanding commitment to public engagement with local, national and international communities...

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Course: Permaculture Design Certification HORT 3330 Offered in Fall 2015!

Permaculture is an approach to land use that meets human needs, increases ecosystem health, and addresses local inequalities...

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Creating the Urban Eden

In honor of Earth Day and Arbor Day, posters will be displayed on 50 trees on the Ag Quad to describe the ecosystem services those trees provide...

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Cornell to Offer Two Classes with Congolese University

Cornell University will form a partnership with the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Eben-Ezer University of Minembwe to offer two courses beginning this fall...

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Students, Teachers Unite in India for Science Literacy

Four Cornell graduate students and two local high school physics teachers traveled to India to exchange best practices in science education with Indian schoolteachers...