Maintaining and enhancing the university's excellence in teaching, research, scholarship and outreach.
Our faculty have garnered more than their share of Nobel and Pulitzer prizes, MacArthur "genius" awards, Guggenheims, National Medals of Science, and elections to prestigious national academies in science, engineering, and the arts. Cornell faculty members write the books others read, create knowledge in their fields, and even help define the fields themselves.
In the Spotlight
Lyrae Van Clief-Stefanon has been received acclaim for her poetry collection 'Open Interval.'
Negotiating cultural differences is something she has had to do from birth.
More than 40 years of snake hunting have taken Harry Greene to 18 countries on six continents.
Awards and Recognition
- Cornell honors top seniors as Merrill scholars
- May. 24
- Business, politics, economics play key roles in sustainability
- May. 22
- Chris Schaffer to work on science policy in D.C.
- May. 16
- Miller, Wiedmann elected fellows of global group
- May. 15
- Graduate students honor outstanding mentors
- May. 9
- Peers praise faculty authors McClane and McCoy
- May. 3
- Clark elected to National Academy of Sciences
- May. 2