Inaugural address of Cornell President Martha E. Pollack

Media Note: A link to a video of President Martha Pollack’s Installation Ceremony, including her inaugural address, is available here. Additional information on the Installation Ceremony is available here. The following address was delivered by Martha E. Pollack in Ithaca, N.Y. during her inauguration as President of Cornell University on Aug. 25, 2017. Thank you, Chairman Harrison. I […]

Inauguration of Martha E. Pollack as President of Cornell University

WHAT:          Cornell University celebrates the inauguration of Martha E. Pollack WHEN:          Thursday, Aug. 24 and Friday, Aug. 25, 2017 WHERE:        Cornell University, Ithaca Campus MEDIA:         Media members planning to attend must RSVP to Lindsey Hadlock in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-6121 or lmh267@cornell.edu by noon on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. ITHACA, N.Y. – The inauguration of Martha E. […]

President Pollack’s 2017 Commencement Address

ITHACA, N.Y. – Good morning and congratulations! Class of 2017 and candidates for advanced degrees, we are so very proud of each and every one of you! Thank you all for being here. Special thanks to the Cornell Board of Trustees, and to Vice President Joe Biden, whose address yesterday set a new standard for […]

President Pollack, Joe Biden to highlight Graduation Weekend

WHAT:          Cornell University President Martha E. Pollack’s first Commencement address and former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden’s Senior Convocation address highlight Cornell’s Commencement Weekend. WHEN:          Saturday, May 27, noon to 1p.m., Sunday, May 28, 10 a.m. to noon. WHERE:        Schoellkopf Stadium, Ithaca Campus MEDIA:         Media members must RSVP to Lindsey Hadlock in Cornell’s […]

Martha E. Pollack named Cornell’s 14th president

Media note: High-definition still images and video from today’s press conference are available at https://cornell.box.com/v/pollackannounce. Additional information and background materials can be found at www.cornell.edu/president-search.   Martha E. Pollack named Cornell’s 14th president U. of Michigan provost to start April 17, 2017   ITHACA, N.Y. — The Cornell University Board of Trustees today unanimously elected […]