Trump, Netanyahu: Two leaders on shaky domestic ground

Barry Strauss, professor of history at Cornell University and author of the several books about military strategy and leadership, says that Trump and Netanyahu – scheduled to meet at the White House on Wednesday – are both facing serious international challenges while on shaky domestic ground and the interplay between them is likely to be as […]

Cornell inducts China Advisory Board

Media note: Please find photos of Laura Spitz, vice-provost for international affairs at Cornell University, welcoming members of the new board here. ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell University inducted seven members of its inaugural Cornell-China Advisory Board in a ceremony on April 2 at the Rosewood Hotel in Beijing. The role of the board members is […]

Laura Spitz named interim leader for international affairs

Cornell University continues to internationalize its curriculum, enroll international students at record levels, send students abroad and enact an ongoing multifaceted global initiative three years after President David Skorton challenged the university community to boost its worldwide engagement. Cornell Vice Provost for International Affairs Fredrik Logevall, who undertook significant efforts to internationalize the Ithaca-based curriculum […]