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Groups that eat together perform better together

Nov 19, 2015
In research that could have implications in the business world, experts found that firefighter platoons who eat meals together have better group job performance compared to firefighters who dine solo. Read more

Cornell Rewind: A secular School for Missionaries

Nov 18, 2015
From its founding Cornell has been a secular institution, but when the university offered the School for Missionaries from 1930 to 1964 – a four-week course for missionaries on furlough – it became instantly popular. Read more

Cornell, EDF partner on environmental projects

Nov 9, 2015
Cornell University's Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future and Environmental Defense Fund announced four new research projects addressing pressing health and environmental issues Nov. 9. The projects mark the official launch of a new partnership between the two institutions. Read more

Two talks look at international partnerships

Nov 4, 2015
Two talks will held Friday, Nov. 6, focusing on international community partnerships, at noon and 3 p.m. Faculty members, students and representatives of international organizations will participate. Read more

Uma Bioseed wins $500,000 in Buffalo competition

Oct 30, 2015
Uma Bioseed – a Cornell student business startup formed in partnership with another Cornell startup’s technology – won $500,000 in the 43North incubator competition in Buffalo, New York, Oct. 29. Read more

Food sciences feted at Stocking Hall dedication

Oct 22, 2015
An Oct. 22 ceremony officially introduced Cornell University's renovated, state-of-the-art Stocking Hall, home to the Department of Food Sciences, which is expected to benefit New York's food economy. Read more

Fuller gift keeps Lab of Ornithology soaring

Oct 22, 2015
H. Laurance Larry Fuller '60 and Nancy Lawrence Fuller '62 have endowed the Fuller Professor of Ornithology for top scientists in lab research. The first to hold the position is Irby Lovette. Read more