Gift establishes Tisch Professorship at Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute

NEW YORK – A gift from Andrew ’71 and Ann Tisch to Cornell University and the American Technion Society has created an endowed professorship at the Joan & Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute at Cornell Tech. The Andrew H. and Ann R. Tisch Professorship will support the recruitment and retention of faculty who will drive the institute’s innovative […]

Science says buy experiences, not things, if you’re looking for the perfect gift

As people head to shopping malls to find the perfect holiday gift, doctoral candidate in the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell University Amit Kumar says the perfect gift is not a material item, like an electronic gadget or article of clothing. Instead research shows experiences – like that vacation you’ve been thinking about […]

$133M gift creates Joan and Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute at Cornell Tech

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE FOR RELEASE:  April 22, 2013 Contact: John Carberry Office: 607-255-5353 Cell: 607-227-0767 johncarberry@cornell.edu $133M gift creates Joan and Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute at Cornell Tech  NEW YORK — Irwin Mark Jacobs ’54, founding chairman and CEO emeritus of Qualcomm, and his wife, Joan Klein Jacobs ’54, have made a […]

Joan and Irwin Jacobs announce $133-Million naming gift for the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE FOR RELEASE:  April 22, 2013 Contact: John Carberry Office: 607-255-5353 Cell: 607-227-0767 johncarberry@cornell.edu Joan and Irwin Jacobs announce $133-Million naming gift for the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute The Joan and Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute is a key component of Cornell Tech in New York City; program will offer unique dual […]

Joan and Irwin Jacobs announce $133-Million naming gift for the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute

CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE FOR RELEASE:  April 22, 2013 Contact: John Carberry Office: 607-255-5353 Cell: 607-227-0767 johncarberry@cornell.edu Joan and Irwin Jacobs announce $133-Million naming gift for the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute The Joan and Irwin Jacobs Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute is a key component of Cornell Tech in New York City; program will offer unique dual […]