Reporters recently had a chance to tour the completed half of Rev: Ithaca Startup Works, the business incubator in downtown Ithaca. The joint venture, led by Cornell with Ithaca College and Tompkins Cortland Community College, was launched in January. The grand opening is planned for this fall. More.
"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.
I’ll be surprised if the large lecture course remains a big piece of higher education twenty years from now.