Cornell University

News Archive for 2018

New website helps students ‘experience’ Cornell

New website helps students ‘experience’ Cornell

February 15, 2018

The Cornell Student Experience Initiative aims to connect students with thousands of opportunities beyond the classroom. A new website will help them easily find programs for international study,... read more

Two alumnae named 2019 Schwarzman scholars

Two alumnae named 2019 Schwarzman scholars

February 6, 2018

An-Chi “Angela” Dai ’15 and Kelly McClure ’16 have been selected to join the third class of Schwarzman Scholars, a program that sends young leaders to Beijing for a year of master’s degree study. read more

Cornell-bred GiveGab acquires major competitor

Cornell-bred GiveGab acquires major competitor

January 29, 2018

The acquisition brings GiveGab, founded by Cornell MBAs, closer to its goal of becoming the largest charitable software platform.   read more

Cornell establishes Office of Global Learning

Cornell establishes Office of Global Learning

January 25, 2018

A new Office of Global Learning is being established to integrate services for students and faculty engaged in global education activities. read more

Wayfair founders named 2018 Cornell Entrepreneurs of the Year

Wayfair founders named 2018 Cornell Entrepreneurs of the Year

January 24, 2018

Niraj Shah ’95 and Steve Conine ’95, founders of Wayfair, have been named 2018 Cornell Entrepreneurs of the Year. read more

U.S. News ranks online engineering program in top 10

U.S. News ranks online engineering program in top 10

January 22, 2018

Cornell is in the top 10 on the 2018 ranking of Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs compiled by U.S. News & World Report. read more