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Field Note


  • Center of Excellence in Food and Agriculture
  • Cornell AgriTech
  • Food Science
Three boys from the short film ghosts.


“This is a story that’s been told from generation to generation, but every family has their embellishments,” said Palmer, associate professor of performing and media arts in the College of Arts and Sciences and a Kiowa filmmaker and media artist...
  • American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program
A photo of paperwork on a table, with a calculator, and two hands.


Through the Public Distribution System (PDS), the Indian government ensures the food security of its most impoverished citizens. However, new research from the Tata-Cornell Institute for Agriculture and Nutrition (TCI) reveals that the...
  • Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
  • Department of Global Development
  • Nutritional Sciences
Lynda Xepoleas in an archival room holds up a historical photo of a group of people from her research.


What Xepoleas saw as one example of cultural appropriation inspired her to begin researching how Indigenous women themselves contributed to the design and production of North American fashion in the early 20th century. "That's what led me to...
  • American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program