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Cornell leases three floors in midtown Manhattan

Jul 28, 2016
Cornell has signed a multiyear lease on the second, fourth and fifth floors of 45 West 57th St. in Manhattan. The space, located near Central Park, will be used for academic purposes and events for alumni and students. Read more

Vineyard cover crops save expense, environment

Jul 18, 2016
Planting cover crops under grapevines provides vineyard managers with a sustainable alternative to herbicide treatments in cool and humid climates while tamping down unnecessary herbicide use costs. Read more

Gil Stoewsand, who helped to save N.Y. wine trade, dies

Jul 12, 2016
Gilbert Stoewsand, a Cornell food scientist who helped to rescue New York's fledgling wine industry in the early 1970s by debunking shoddy science that attributed health risks wine made from hybrid grapes, died July 4. He was 83. Read more

Alumni learn about effects of extreme weather on farming

Jun 17, 2016
Toby Ault presented a Reunion Weekend lecture on extreme weather and its impacts on agriculture, held in conjunction with a Mann Library exhibit showcasing collaborations between the Cornell Climate Smart Farming Program and New York state farmers. Read more