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Ask Ambassadors 2: What do you like the most about your major/college?
By ISAA ambassadors - Mar. 11, 2017



Let's see our ambassadors answers. Maybe you will find your new major here. Read More>

 

Ask Ambassadors 3: What's your favorite place on campus?
By ISAA ambassadors - Mar. 18, 2017



Watch out for both popular spots and hidden gems at Cornell, you might find your new niche or a cool location to look for when you arrive here. Read More>

 

Ask Ambassadors 1: Cornell is...
By ISAA ambassadors - Mar. 7, 2017



This week we asked what Cornell means to our ambassadors. Here are the honest (and heartfelt) answers.  Read More>

 

Love from Cornell
By Jheel Shah - April. 8, 2016



One of the really cool things about Cornell is that ...

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Winter weather
By Jheel Shah - Apr. 7, 2016



…and the best about winter, it makes you even more happy when spring comes around and you can enjoy the sun... Read More>

 

Global Presence at Cornell
By Alexander Caggiano - Mar. 20, 2016



Tonight I had the difficult task of choosing to study for my three prelims, or to go to the Afrik! Fashion Show, which I have never been too. As a senior, the decision was easy, and I went to... Read More>

 

Food, fun, and friendship
By Stacy Ndlovu - Mar. 4, 2016



I recently went to an event at Cornell University’s Johnson Museum of Art called “For The Love of Art” and it showcased edible art: which is essentially, art made from food!... Read More>

 

Feb Break @ Cornell - Part 1 & 2 
By Sun Shen - Feb. 24, 2016



What would you do when it’s 6.8℉ outside and you have no idea how to spend your 4-day break? Do you stay in your dorm and hibernate like a squirrel? No, no, no. At Cornell, you’ll never be bored. Read More>

 

Four Seasons at Cornell  
By Anvita Khosla - Feb. 19, 2016



It truly is a very scary feeling leaving home, traveling half way across the world, and settling down at college all by yourself. When I look back at my first semester at Cornell... Read More>

 

My Favorite Places on Campus
By Cornell Student - Feb. 16, 2016



Cornell has an enormous campus with so many things to do and therefore, it is really easy to settle into your own niche. Today, I want to share with you some of my favorite places on campus... Read More>

 

A Day in Life at Cornell 
By Fanny Chen - Mar. 31, 2015



This is a record of one of my days in life at Cornell. However, this day in life is not exactly a typical day because it’s right before... Read More>

Summer Reminiscences
By Ngan 'Sophie' Le - Feb. 9, 2015



Who made Elsa angry? Ithaca is all frozen! Cornell, no wonder, is a winter wonderland deep deep in snow right now... Read More>

Joesph Gorden's Performance
Anonymous - Nov. 19, 2012

...Can’t believe that I saw Joesph Gordon-Levitt in real yesterday night! (If you don’t know who is Joesph Gordon, you probably need to watch Inception again. ) I still remember the day that Cornell... Read More>

Ithaca in Fall
By Lannie Miao - Oct. 13, 2012

There is always something you can explore in Ithaca during Autumn.  In the Fall, the Ithaca come alive and play host to an array of special events including ... Read More>

Winter blues
By Jheel Shah- Mar. 22, 2016



Coming from a sunny, not-going-down-to-negative-20-celsius city, I was very concerned about how Ithaca’s cold weather was going to treat me.... Read More>

 

Introduction to Dining on Campus
By Alexander Caggiano - Mar. 12, 2016



After having a difficult time trying to find out where to eat yesterday, I think it might be best to share some tips to eating on campus.... Read More>

 

Feb break - Part 3 & 4
By Sun Shen - Feb 28, 2016



Part 3—The FOOD! Where did Cornell students eat when all the dining halls were closed for the break? Read More>

 

Embrace the winter
By Tim Ng - Feb 21, 2016



Ithaca is quite famous of her freezing winter. Luckily, this year’s winter has been nice and gentle to us.  Read More>

 

Do you want to build a snowman?
By Charisse Foo - Apr. 23, 2015



Besides homework, assignments, essays, problem sets, prelims, and finals, there’s also time for snowman-building. With the outside temperature at around -10 degrees Celsius (14 degrees Fahrenheit), it was a little... Read More>

 

So ... what did I do when it's freezing cold in Ithaca
By Yiwei Chen - Mar. 7, 2015



I guess a lot of people might have seen the pictures of Cornell students... Read More>

Thanksgiving at Ithaca
Anonymous​​ - Nov. 24, 2012



It was my first time to spent Thanksgiving at Ithaca. Before, I usually will go to visit my high school friends or traveling around with my friends who are not going back home. However, for this semester, I was... Read More>

Fall Break
By Anthony​​ - Oct. 15, 2012



Fall is one of my favorite times of the year at Cornell.  A special highlight of Fall for Cornell students is always the timely Fall Break.  It is a great chance to ... Read More>

The Culture Show Season
By Lannie Miao - Mar. 5, 2012

Every year this time, the campus  culture show season is approaching. Last Saturday was Asia Night. Hordes of students... I even met President Skorton during the event... Read More>

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