• Truth matters: a conversation with Republican John Kasich

    As part of its ongoing effort to encourage bipartisan dialogue and problem solving, the Cornell Institute for Politics and Global Affairs (IOPGA) and Government Department co-hosted a conversation with former Governor John Kasich and former Representative Susan Molinari (R-NY)—two life-long Republicans who both endorsed Joe Biden’s Presidential bid at the Democratic National Convention in August … Read more

  • Reunion 2021 to be virtual, open to all Cornellians

    Due to the ongoing pandemic and related public health concerns, Cornell will hold all-virtual Reunion events this June for a second consecutive year, university officials announced today. Reunion organizers hope to build on the broad success of the all-virtual 2020 Reunion, held just a few months into the pandemic, to create a welcoming and memorable … Read more

  • Cornellian’s website streamlines the vaccine appointment process

    Olivia Adams ’14, MEng ’15 saw a problem: people in Massachusetts were having a difficult time signing up for COVID-19 vaccine appointments. So, she built a solution. Adams created the website macovidvaccines.com to make it easier for MA residents to find and book appointments. The website compiles appointment availability from vaccination sites across the state, … Read more

  • Pandemic pets: share the love

    In honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked alumni to tell us about their pandemic pets—furry new additions who joined their Cornell families during the past year. Since the start of the pandemic, many folks have taken advantage of their extended time at home to adopt a new pet. Shelter Animals Count, a nonprofit that tracks … Read more

  • Cornell Forbes 30 Under 30: lean in

    This year, Forbes named ten Cornellians to their 30 Under 30 lists. These alumni superstars are having an impact across time zones and diverse industries—from financing new ventures in Africa, to developing smart fabrics that can adapt to the wearer’s needs, to greening the production of nitrogen fertilizer. Since 2019, we have invited the listmakers … Read more