Seminars & News

The five SIPS sections host regular seminars, attendance of which can be logged online for credit. 

SIPS Seminars

View full seminar schedule for all five SIPS sections.

SIPS members receive a weekly email listing SIPS section seminars for the current week, SIPS section seminars for the week following, and other upcoming seminars and events of relevant to plants, soil, climate, and agriculture. Email ML16 [at] to be added to the mailing list.

Recordings of many past seminars can be viewed at the SIPS seminar playlist.

Log your attendance

Please use this form to record your attendance at SIPS seminars.

The latest SIPS news

SIPS News Blog: Discovery that Connects

Catch up on the latest SIPS news, including publications, DEI efforts, awards, renovation news and more.

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SIPS-wide listservs

  • AG-SIPS-DG: SIPS wide list auto-generated from Workday. Includes everyone in Workday under the SIPS org. The SIPS Monday News & Events is emailed to this list and to plant-seminar-l
  • plant-seminar-l: an opt-in that includes people wishing to receive the SIPS Monday News & Events email who may not be included on the AG-SIPS-DG list. Contact Magdalen Lindeberg (ML16) to be added
  • plant-postdocs-l: an opt-in list to which all SIPS postdocs are added
  • SIPS-GRADS-l: an opt-in list to which all SIPS grad students are added
  • AG-SIPS-Faculty-DG: contains all SIPS faculty
  • AG-SIPS-Faculty-Plus-DG: contains all SIPS tenured/tenure-track faculty, senior research associates, senior extension associates, senior lecturers, and anyone else involved in teaching

The latest news...

Senior graduates of the Class of 2024


Agricultural Sciences Major celebrates student leadership
  • Agriculture Sciences Major
  • School of Integrative Plant Science
  • Horticulture Section
Warren Hall and the Ag Quad.


The Graduate Diversity and Inclusion Awards recognized members of the graduate community for their accomplishments, leadership and commitments to advancing efforts around diversity, inclusion, outreach and student engagement.

  • Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • Microbiology
Christine Smart works in a rhubarb research field


A little sour, a little sweet, a tiny bit vegetal: New rhubarb cultivars could be a significant boon to the state’s wines, beers, distilled spirits and hard ciders.

  • Cornell AgriTech
  • Agriculture
  • Food
A group of students take a photo in front of the Ezra Cornell statue on the Arts Quad.


With the end of another academic year in sight, we’d like to recognize the CALS undergraduate class of 2024.
  • Animal Science
  • Department of Communication
  • Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
A farmer uses Efficient Vineyard technology


Every day, vineyard managers from all over the world benefit from The Efficient Vineyard (EV) Project, which provides spatial data, research and information to help growers increase their yield and fruit quality. In operation since 2005, the...
  • Cornell AgriTech
  • School of Integrative Plant Science