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Royall Moore's passion for fungi funds students

Jun 17, 2015
Former post-doctoral researcher Royall Tyler Moore bequeathed nearly $500,000 to Cornell, which will be administered by the School of Integrated Plant Science in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Read more

Saving puffins and 'King Penguin,' too

Jun 10, 2015
Project Puffin founder Steve Kress, Ph.D. '72, writes a scientific memoir of how he and a dedicated band of seabird-fostering conservationists brought Fratercula arctica back to Maine’s barren, offshore islands. Read more

Communication lecturer Jane Hardy dies at 85

Jun 2, 2015
Jane Hardy '53, a longtime senior lecturer in the Department of Communication who taught science writing and editing, died May 21 at Cayuga Medical Center in Ithaca after a brief illness at age 85. Read more

The 12,000-step program to summer gorge safety

Jun 2, 2015
The list of enjoyable things to do in the two scenic ravines flanking Cornell's central campus is practically endless. But there are a couple activities to always avoid: swimming and departing from designated trails. Read more

35 seniors honored as 2015 Merrill Scholars

May 21, 2015
Merrill Scholars' high school teachers and Cornell faculty members were recognized by President David Skorton and the college deans at a luncheon and ceremony at Willard Straight Hall May 20. Read more