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Nominations sought for new faculty diversity award

Nominations are being accepted for the inaugural Faculty Award for Excellence in Research, Teaching and Service Through Diversity, recognizing leadership in diversity by tenured and tenure-track faculty members. The award – established by President… Read More About Nominations sought for new faculty diversity award

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Nominations Now Open for President's Culture of Belonging Award

Recognize an employee who goes beyond expectations to create and support an open, inclusive, welcoming and equitable workplace environment for all members of the Cornell community. This person speaks up as an ally when they see unfair treatment and… Read More About Nominations Now Open for President's Culture of Belonging Award

Event co-organizer Wilma Ann Anderson ’92, center, sings with members of the Baraka Kwa Wimbo Gospel Ensemble April 19 at Willard Straight Hall.

Occupation anniversary inspires continued progress

On April 19, 1969, Cornell students began a 36-hour occupation of Willard Straight Hall in protest of racial issues on campus. Fifty years to the day, faculty, staff, students and alumni gathered at the Straight to reflect on the legacy of the… Read More About Occupation anniversary inspires continued progress

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Accepted Class of 2023 students most diverse ever

Students accepted to Cornell’s Class of 2023 are unprecedentedly diverse, with 55 percent of those admitted identifying as students of color, including both underrepresented minorities and Asian-Americans – the highest percentage in university history… Read More About Accepted Class of 2023 students most diverse ever

Events

All Labor Has Dignity: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Labor Movement

Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation & Archives, Catherwood Library Lobby

The exhibit All Labor Has Dignity: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Labor Movement will be displayed at the Kheel Center’s lobby in Ives Hall at the ILR School for Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2019.…

Unturned Leaves: Early Women in Botanical Illustration

Mann Library, Mann Lobby and Top Shelf Gallery

Until only recently, science has generally been associated with the work of men, and its leading figures have generally been those endowed with the means to acquire an education and the time to…

Summer Success Symposium (S3)

Biotechnology Building, G10 Biotech

The Summer Success Symposium is a one day event for new and continuing MS/PhD and PhD students from across all graduate fields who identify as belonging to groups historically underrepresented in…

Bienvenidos BBQ

Anna Comstock Hall (Latino Living Center)

Come meet students, faculty, and staff and learn about the organizations that are part of the Latinx community at Cornell. OPEN TO THE CORNELL COMMUNITY! Hosted by the Latino Living Center, Latina/o…