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Agriculture and Climate Change Meet at New Institute

Allison Morrill Chatrchyan becomes the Cornell Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture's first director Sept. 1.

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Two Student Teams Win Coveted EPA Prize

Two Cornell student teams – a cookstove fuel/biochar group and the AguaClara water filtration project – won the U.S. EPA's prestigious People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Award June 19...

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Teachers Delve into Global Water and Culture Issues

50 middle and high school teachers attended an International Studies Summer Institute (ISSI) at Cornell called The Cultural Geography of Water, June 24-26...

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Building Downtown: New Zoning Encourages Sustainable Development

The new zoning package encourages growth and development in Ithaca’s urban heart by increasing the opportunity for added height and volume on key blocks within the Central Business District...

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Finger Lakes Land Trust to Acquire Wetlands in Schuyler County

Property, just south of Seneca Lake, cited as important bird habitat...

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Obama Takes Aim at Changing Climate

President Obama addresses climate issues at a speech at Georgetown...

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Faculty Brief Congress, Alumni on Chemical Risks

Faculty fellows in Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future said the chemical industry and government regulators should do more to ensure that chemicals found in many consumer products are safe...

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Spread of Asian Mosquitoes Could Fuel Disease Outbreaks

The Asian tiger mosquito is moving north as climate changes...

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Alumni, Staff Help Rebuild Town Hit by Hurricane Sandy

65 Cornellians pitched in to remove debris, build houses and create planters for recently returned senior citizens and veterans...

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Cowen and Travis Appointed as ACSF Associate Directors

Cowen and Travis will join the David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future (ACSF) as associate directors on July 1..