A suite of learning techniques that tap self-awareness and creativity – such as dance, art, sleep, meditation, hobbies and play – can have a positive impact on problem-solving and other research practices. And it is catching on among Cornell scientists. More.
How do you do something that’s technologically advanced that isn’t immediately technologically dated?
"I asked the general manager of a Hyatt hotel recently, what’s most different now from 35 years ago. And he said, ‘My customers really know how to complain'."
We need a broad variety of skills to keep our economy robust. … more and more [jobs require] at least some post-secondary education.
While no one wants whites to be oppressed, we also would do well to pay some mind to all of the ways that black and Latino students face structural impediments to their even making it onto college campuses. Whites simply do not face the same hurdles.
[S]pending years in a job you dislike is a recipe for regret and a tragic mistake. There was no issue about which [they] were more adamant and forceful.
I have always thought that my most important job . . . was mentoring the next generation of physicians and scientists.
“If you love to sleep in, you may not be getting enough sleep.”
The way people identify themselves and the ways society regulates sexuality has changed all around the world. … [but] some things stayed the same – loneliness, longing, passion, and the hope for fulfillment.