Cornell to host town-gown economic development conference April 7

WHAT: Town-Gown Economic Development Conference WHEN: Friday, April 7, 10:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. WHERE: Hilton Garden Inn, lower level, 130 E. Seneca St., Ithaca, N.Y. MEDIA: Media members must RSVP to Lindsey Hadlock in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-6121 or lmh267@cornell.edu by 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 6. ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell University’s […]

Cornell awarded $7M to lead transportation research center

ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell University will receive up to $7 million in U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) funding over five years to lead a consortium of universities in researching and developing new transportation innovations to limit adverse impacts on public health and the environment. The announcement was made Dec. 8 by U.S. Sens. Charles E. […]

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. – […]

Lansing Community Library hosts Cornell outreach reps Nov. 8

ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell’s Office of Community Relations (OCR) serves as a liaison between Cornell University and the community, and connects with area residents on “town-gown” questions and opportunities. OCR’s November office hours will be at the Lansing Community Library, 27 Auburn Road, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 10-11 a.m. In addition to OCR staff, representatives from other […]

Local innovations showcased at Demo Day 2016

WHAT:          Rev: Ithaca Startup Works and Cornell University present locally-created, entrepreneurial projects at second annual Rev Hardware Accelerator Demo Day WHEN:          Thursday, August 11, 6 to 9 p.m. (Team pitches begin at 7 p.m.) WHERE:        Room G10, Biotechnology Building, Cornell University MEDIA:         Media members are asked to RSVP to Daryl Lovell in Cornell’s […]

Local climate summit delegates share experience with Ithaca community

WHAT: COP21: Reflections on the Historic Climate Agreement WHEN:  Wednesday, Feb. 3, 7:15 p.m. WHERE: Borg Warner Room, Tompkins Co. Public Library, Ithaca MEDIA: The event is free and open to the public. Media members are asked to RSVP to Daryl Lovell in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-254-4799 or dal296@cornell.edu.   ITHACA, N.Y. – […]

Cornell Town-Gown Awards honor community and campus collaborators

WHAT: 2015 Town-Gown Awards (TOGO) WHEN:  Saturday, Nov. 14, 9:30 – 11:30 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 Daryl Lovell in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-254-4799 or dal296@cornell.edu. ITHACA, N.Y. – The Town-Gown Awards, also known […]