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Cornell profs receive NSF cybersecurity grant

The $1 million grant was awarded to Deborah Estrin, Nate Foster, Fred Schneider, Arnaud Sahuguet, and David Shmoys. Schneider co-coordinates the Einaudi Center's Cybersecurity Working Group. 

Campus pauses to reflect on the future

About 300 students, faculty, and staff braved brisk December weather to plant flower bulbs and paper notes about their hopes for themselves and the world.

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Winning entries from 2016 student photo competition

Prizewinners were Nathan Kalb, Guarav Toor, and Zeynep Goksel. Honorobable mentions went to Kevin Alyono, Elena Guzman, Rina Kang, Rachel Odhner, Janet Smith, Emiko Stock, and Sisi Yu. 

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Student photographers honored in annual contest

CIPA grad student Nathan Kalb took first place with his photo of an indigenous woman in Mexico. In all, 20 students submitted 57 photos. 

Ronnie Coffman

Ronnie Coffman named Tisch distinguished university professor

Coffman, International Professor of Plant Breeding and director of International Programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, has been given the highest distinction awarded by Cornell to...

Azat Gundogan

Azat Gündoğan accepts academic freedom award on behalf of Turkish colleagues

The Einaudi Center's visiting scholar said the award from the Middle East Studies Association "bears witness to the resilience of Turkish academics in the face of the dramatic erosion of human rights...

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"Planting Futures" community art project

The Cornell community is invited to come plant flower bulbs with messages of hope on December 8 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Wee Stinky Glen by the upper entrance of the Cornell Store. 

Hotel School students during International Education Week

Internationalization proposals due February 15

Cornell faculty are invited to submit proposals for the 2017 Internationalizing the Cornell Curriculum (ICC) grants. The deadline is February 15, 2017. This year's program will focus on “Global at...

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Heritage speakers deepen language skills through classes

Through special classes designed for native speakers, Cornell students are gaining deeper knowledge of the languages they grew up speaking.

Kaushik Basu

Basu: Black money makes for bad policy

Kaushik Basu, the C. Marks Professor of International Studies at Cornell, offers his views on India's demonetization in an op-ed piece in the New York Times and an interview with the BBC.

Refugee students

Refugee students as catalysts of change

A conference cosponsored by Cornell's South and Southeast Asia Programs explores the experience of refugees in community colleges.

Student photo exhibit highlights international study

Entries in the Einaudi Center's annual student photo competition are on display in the atrium of the Biotechnology Building. Nineteen students submitted 51 photos this year. 

Student Funding Opportunity

Info sessions: Student funding opportunities

The center will host a series of information sessions in spring 2017 featuring opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students seeking support for international research and study.

Carne Ross

Carne Ross on terrorism, diplomacy, and the state

Marc Masson '17 interviewed Carne Ross, founder of Independent Diplomat, an NGO providing diplomatic advisory services to governments and groups not recognized by the UN.

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Former ambassador discusses Myanmar's transition

In a talk organized by the Einaudi Center, former U.S. ambassador Derek J. Mitchell discussed his role in aiding the political transition to democracy over the last five years.

Legal expert: Cybersecurity more about people than tech

Fred H. Cate of Indiana University discussed the social, political, and behavioral challenges of protecting the digital domain. 

Anne Blackburn

Profile: South Asia Program's Anne Blackburn

Cornell Asian studies professor and Sri Lanka scholar calls herself "a poster child for study abroad."  

Eric Tagliacozzo hunts for hidden connections

Historian and director of the Comparative Muslim Societies Program studies how societies in Asia have communicated with each other and with the larger world. 

Jessica Weiss

Roundtable: Foreign policy under Trump

What will American foreign policy look like under President-Elect Donald Trump? Three government professors weigh in at the Reppy Institute's weekly lecture.

Thorleikur Johannesson

Video: Roundtable assesses Cornell's geothermal prospects

Icelandic engineer and Cornell researchers discuss university's district heating plan.