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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

Picture of 5 students from different cultural backgrounds

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

Teaching & Learning in a Diverse Classroom course logo

Online course to foster classroom inclusiveness

A 4-week course that asks participants to reflect on their own identities and those of their students, and provides teaching strategies, such as course design, that effectively support student engagement and belonging across difference.

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President Martha Pollack

President's Viewpoint: Dr. King's Dream Today

President Martha Pollack reflects on the hopes of Martin Luther King Jr. and what these values mean for us all today.

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Events

Uniting Communities Resource Fair and BBQ

Arts Quad (front of Goldwin Smith Hall)

Come learn about majors/minors in Africana Studies; American Studies; Latina/o Studies; Asian American Studies; American Indian and Indigenous Studies; Feminist, Gender & Sexuality Studies; and…

Latina/o Studies Open House

4th Floor Rockefeller Hall conference room

Join us for lunch as we welcome new and returning students, mingle with faculty, staff and friends, and learn how you can enhance your degree with a LATINA/O STUDIES MINOR! ALL WELCOME ACADEMICS…

Homecoming Big Red Fan Festival

Schoellkopf Field, Crescent parking lot

Everyone is invited to celebrate Cornell Homecoming and Big Red football with an assortment of free events geared toward all ages, including demonstrations from many of the colleges and units,…

27th Annual Latino Unity Dinner

Willard Straight Hall Memorial Room

Performances and poetry by students and student organizations. Keynote Speaker: TBA 5:45 pm Mocktail reception followed by dinner at 6:30 pm If you need accommodations to participate in this event,…