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Soil Scientist Speaks on Land Degradation at COP22

Published: 
November 10, 2016
In a presentation to global leaders battling climate change and feeding a burgeoning world population, Cornell's Dawit Solomon presented food security ideas to stave off the Earth's atmospheric warming.

Shoals Marine Laboratory Inspires Young Scientists

Published: 
November 5, 2016
Active, immersive, hands-on, experiential learning is one of the best ways to recruit and retain students in STEM fields, and Cornell's Shoals Marine Laboratory has been doing it for 50 years.

Public health symposium to take place Nov. 4

Published: 
November 2, 2016
The 2016 Cornell University One Health + Public Health + Global Health Symposium will take place Nov. 4, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Biotech G10 and the lobby.

Jaak Panksepp lectures on emotions in animals, humans

Published: 
October 27, 2016
During his University Lecture, Jaak Panksepp discussed his life work to understand emotions in animals in scientific ways, and apply those findings to humans and treating depression.

Buffalo Farm-to-School has Cornell flavor

Published: 
October 27, 2016
Educators from Cornell Cooperative Extension are helping the Buffalo City School District adopt its new farm-to-school program, which encourages students to learn where their food comes from.

Landscape Architecture among best in U.S

Published: 
October 24, 2016
Department ranked as one of the top programs, and professor Peter Trowbridge named one of the most admired educators in the country.

Cornell Dairy to launch campus co-op

Published: 
October 21, 2016
The Cornell Dairy Cooperative provides a new way to buy ice cream, milk, cheese, yogurt and other dairy products made on campus at wholesale prices.

Coalition taps private sector to help nature pay for itself

Published: 
October 20, 2016
Cornell has co-founded a global coalition to help preserve the world's most important ecosystems. The coalition will create new opportunities for private investment in conservation and sustainable development.

Howarth outlines carbon neutrality report options at UA

Published: 
October 20, 2016
Robert Howarth spoke to the University Assembly Oct. 18 about the recently released Senior Leaders Climate Action Group report on options and their associated costs for achieving a carbon-neutral campus by 2035.

Soil Health Trailer extends Cornell's reach

Published: 
October 19, 2016
The New York Grazinglands Coalition Soil Health Trailer is a rolling lab equipped to demonstrate the value of healthy soil while illustrating the dangers that can lurk both above and beneath.

$1.2M grant to help Cornell eradicate potato pest

Published: 
October 19, 2016
A $1.2M state grant announced Oct. 14 will update facilities at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences as Cornell ramps up efforts to eradicate the golden nematode, which strikes potato crops.

Exhibition, talk, film explore a sea of glass

Published: 
October 17, 2016
A three-part exhibition examining the art and legacy of the Blaschka glass marine animal collection will open at Mann Library Oct. 27, launched with a talk by Drew Harvell on her new book at 4 p.m.

Programs empower women farmers around the world

Published: 
October 14, 2016
International Programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences run several initiatives around the world to improve food security and eradicate rural poverty.

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