Dawn Porter to speak at Cornell MLK Jr. Commemoration

WHAT: Dawn Porter to speak at Cornell’s 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6 p.m. WHERE: State Theatre, 107 W. State St., Ithaca, NY MEDIA: The event is free and open to the public. ITHACA, N.Y. – Criminal justice reformer, attorney and filmmaker Dawn Porter is the featured speaker for Cornell […]

Chairman of Standing Rock Sioux Nation to speak at Cornell

WHAT: “Standing Rock: The Violation of Indigenous Peoples’ Rights,” a seminar by David Archambault II, Chairman of Standing Rock Sioux Nation WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. WHERE: Room 146, Stocking Hall, Ithaca campus MEDIA: The event is free and open to the public. Media members are asked to RSVP […]

Networking@Rev: Connect with clean energy startups

WHAT: Networking@Rev: Clean energy networking event WHEN: Thursday, February 2 from 6-8:30 p.m. WHERE: Rev: Ithaca Startup Works, 314 E. State Street (Second Floor), Ithaca, NY 14850 MEDIA: The event is free and open to the public. Local media is invited to attend and interview clean tech startups, including NSYERDA 76West Clean Energy Competition winners. […]

Cornell to unveil nation’s first high-pressure validation facility for foodborne pathogens

  WHAT:          Cornell University and retired New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio unveil first high-pressure validation facility in the United States WHEN:          Tuesday, Jan, 31, 1 p.m. WHERE:        Cornell’s New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Food Science Building, 669 W. North Street, Geneva, NY 14456   MEDIA:         Media members are asked to RSVP […]

Families invited to an afternoon of creatures, robots and LEGOs, Jan. 28 at Cornell

WHAT: Eleventh Annual FIRST LEGO League Junior Expo WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 28, from 1 to 3:30 p.m., 2017 WHERE: Duffield Hall Atrium, Cornell University campus ITHACA, N.Y. – Swing like a monkey, fly like a bat or hop like a frog to the Eleventh Annual FIRST LEGO League Junior Expo – hosted by the Cornell […]

2017 Agricultural and Food Business Outlook Conference, Jan. 24

WHAT:          Cornell University’s Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management will host the annualAgricultural and Food Business Outlook Conference WHEN:          Tuesday, Jan. 24., at 8:30 a.m. WHERE:        B25 Warren Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca MEDIA:         Media members are asked to RSVP to Melissa Osgood in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-2059 or mmo59@cornell.edu ITHACA, N.Y. – […]

New app helps workers fight employer abuses, wage theft

The Worker Institute at Cornell, of the School of Industrial Labor Relations, plays critical role in development of The Jornaler@ Wage Theft App WHAT: Launch of Jornaler@ App ­– a new app that allows users to safely share their experiences and report abusive and neglectful employers, simplifying the process of documenting wage theft and other […]

Community-campus collaboration to be celebrated at 2016 TOGO Awards

WHAT:          The sixth annual Town-Gown Awards (TOGOs) WHEN:          Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 to 11 a.m. WHERE:        Kulp Auditorium, Ithaca High School MEDIA:         The event is free and open to the public. Media members are asked to RSVP to John Carberry in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-5353 or johncarberry@cornell.edu.   ITHACA, N.Y. – […]

Pollsters meet in DC for post-election discussion

WHAT: Panel of top polling experts discuss the 2016 election: what they got wrong, what they got right, and where polling needs to go from here WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 16, 3 – 5:30 p.m. WHERE: The Gallup Building, 901 F Street, NW The Great Hall, (2nd Floor) MEDIA: This is a free event, but registration […]

Hundreds of connections, high energy and relevant speakers to inspire entrepreneurs

WHAT: Entrepreneurship at Cornell Summit 2016 WHEN: Friday, Nov. 4, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. WHERE: The Times Center, NYC MEDIA: The event is free and open to the public. Media members are asked to RSVP to Debra Eichten, Entrepreneurship at Cornell, (607) 592-5159, doe5@cornell.edu. NEW YORK – “Elevate Your Network, Your Game, Your Story” […]