300 Brooklyn students to experiment with ‘Incredible Wearables’ at technology event

WHAT:          4-H National Youth Science Day to engage 100,000 students nationwide, including 300-plus at a Brooklyn elementary school through hands-on engineering challenge involving wearable technology WHEN:          Wednesday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. WHERE:        Public School 21, 180 Chauncey Street, Brooklyn, NY VISUALS:     300­ – 400 elementary students (grades 4-8) designing and […]

Tompkins County area students to build simulated drones at science day event

WHAT: 4-H National Youth Science Day to engage 100,000 students nationwide, including 40 students from Tompkins Co. and the surrounding area, through STEM and Drone Discovery Day activities WHEN: Friday, Oct. 21, 4 – 6 p.m. WHERE: Room 102, Mann Library, Cornell University, MEDIA: The event is open to the media. Media members are asked […]

300 Brooklyn students to build and fly drones at national science event

WHAT: 4-H National Youth Science Day to engage 100,000 students nationwide, including 300+ at Brooklyn elementary school through STEM and Drone Discovery Day activities WHEN: Friday, Oct. 7, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. WHERE: Public School 21, 180 Chauncey Street, Brooklyn, NY VISUALS: 300-400 elementary students (grades 4-8) building, testing and flying simulated drones inside […]

Cornell to serve up Big Red Cheddar and dairy information at New York Farm Day

WHAT: New York Farm Day WHEN: Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2015 at 6 p.m. WHERE: Kennedy Caucus Room on Capitol Hill, Washington D.C. MEDIA: Media members are asked to RSVP to Kathleen Corcoran Cornell’s Media Relations Office at (202) 434-8036. WASHINGTON – Cheese fans rejoice! The media are welcome to hear how Cornell University’s College of […]

Riverside Research Inks Global Licensing Agreement for MarketMaker – Announces Partnership with Cornell University Cooperative Extension-New York City

New York City – Cornell University Cooperative Extension-New York City announces a new partnership with Riverside Research and a renewed commitment to expanded information technology supporting statewide, national, and international agriculture development through MarketMaker. Riverside Research, a not-for-profit company chartered to advance scientific research in the public interest and in support of the United States […]

Cicada Update: Broods emerging from NY to South Carolina

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE  Cicada Update: Broods emerging from NY to South Carolina  Thursday, May 30, 2013 Jody Gangloff-Kaufmann, entomologist, senior Cornell Cooperative Extension associate and a community coordinator with the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program, offers this update on the emergence of “Brood II” periodical cicadas, which are now hatching from […]