Cornell to light McGraw Tower green annually on Veterans Day

ITHACA, N.Y. – Dr. Joseph Burke, executive director for Campus & Community Engagement, and David Outlaw ’17, president of the Cornell Undergraduate Veterans Association, announced today that Cornell University will light its iconic McGraw Tower green on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, and annually thereafter. Cornell is making the move to recognize and honor the service […]

Cornell farmer programs aid veterans, receives USDA grant

A well-established agricultural outreach effort run by Cornell University is taking on a new mission designed in part to help returning veterans find futures in farming, thanks to a grant announced today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Northeast Beginning Farmer Project, part of the Cornell Small Farms Program, was awarded $712,500 through the […]

Cornell recognized for its support of veterans

 CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS RELEASE FOR RELEASE:  Thursday, May 2, 2013  Contact: Joe Schwartz Phone:  (607) 254-6235 Joe.Schwartz@cornell.edu Cornell recognized for its support of veterans ITHACA, N.Y. — The Families and Work Institute has named Cornell University one of four 2013 Work Life Legacy Military Award recipients. Cornell is the first institution of higher education to […]