Cornell University

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Cornell University

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Category: Sciences (600)

Founded in 1865.

Countries: United States (70%), (12%), United Kingdom (3%)

Main connections: Yale University, DNA, Northwestern University

Linked to: Cornell University College of Engineering, Cornell Law School, Cornell University College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, Cornell University College of Human Ecology

 

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1865

These ideals, unconventional for the time, are captured in Cornell's motto, a popular 1865 Ezra Cornell quotation: "I would found an institution where any person can find instruction in any study add something

 

When the university was founded in 1865, the campus consisted of 209,5 acres of Ezra Cornell's roughly 300 acre farm add something

 

Cornell University was founded on April 27, 1865, as the result of a New York State Senate bill that named the university as the state's land grant institution add something


1868

Organized in 1868, the oldest Cornell student organization is the Cornell University Glee Club add something

 

The university was inaugurated on October 7, 1868, and 412 men were enrolled the next day add something


1869

The Cornell University Press, established in 1869 but inactive from 1884 to 1930, was the first university publishing enterprise in the United States add something


1874

John Henry Comstock - He studied at Cornell University, graduating in 1874


1877

The chapter house of Alpha Delta Phi constructed in 1877 is believed to be the first house built in America solely for fraternity use add something


1881

Theobald Smith - Smith was born in Albany, New York, New York, and received a Bachelor of Philosophy degree from Cornell University in 1881, followed by an MD degree from Albany, New York Medical College in 1883


1883

For example, it was one of the first university campuses to use electricity to light the grounds from a water-powered dynamo in 1883 add something


1884

Kate Gleason - In 1884, she was the first woman to be admitted to study engineering at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, although she was unable to complete her studies at Cornell due to her required presence in the factory


1885

Hermann Biggs - Educated at Cornell University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College, he became lecturer and professor of pathological anatomy in the latter institution in 1885


1886

Woodrow Wilson - Wilson was a visiting lecturer at Cornell University during AY1886-1887, but failed to gain a permanent position.


1887

Frederick Vernon Coville - He went to Cornell University, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1887


1889

A. W. Shepard - Shepard played college football at Cornell University from 1889 through 1891


1890

William Strunk, Jr. - He earned a bachelor's degree at the University of Cincinnati in 1890 and a PhD at Cornell University in 1896


1893

Charles Evans Hughes taught in the law school from 1893 to 1895 before becoming Governor of New York, United States Secretary of State, and Chief Justice of the United States add something

 

Physical Review, recognized internationally as among the best and well known journals of physics, was founded at Cornell in 1893 before being later managed by the American Physical Society add something

 

Mat Roy Thompson - When Mat Roy's father lost what moderate wealth he had in the Panic of 1893, Bessie was forced to break off her engagement to Mat Roy and transfer from Stanford University to Cornell University on the opposite side of the United States


1894

Since 1894, Cornell has included state-funded statutory colleges and has administered research and extension activities that have been jointly funded by state and federal matching funds add something


1901

Dragon Day is one of the school's oldest traditions and has been celebrated annually since 1901, typically on or near St. Patrick's Day. The dragon is built secretly by the architecture students, and taunting messages are left for the engineering students for the week before Dragon Day. On Dragon Day, the dragon is paraded across the Arts Quad and set afire add something


1905

Charles Frederic Chapman - After high school at the Norwich, Connecticut Free Academy, he studied naval architecture and marine engineering at Cornell University, graduating in 1905

 

Garrett Serviss (athlete) - Serviss graduated from Cornell University in 1905


1908

William Robbins (athlete) - Cornell University student, and first came to prominence by the part he played in the 400-meter race held at London in 1908


1909

Charles M. French - French graduated from Cornell University in 1909 and was a member of the Sphinx Head Society


1910

Henry White Edgerton - Born in Rush Center, Kansas, Edgerton received an A.B. from Cornell University in 1910, and an LL.B. from Harvard Law School in 1914


1911

Thomas Midgley, Jr. - He grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and graduated from Cornell University in 1911 with a degree in mechanical engineering


1913

Georgios Papanikolaou, who taught at Cornell's medical school from 1913 to 1961, invented the Pap smear test for cervical cancer add something

 

Ida Rhodes - She came to the United States in 1913 and was studying mathematics at Cornell University only six years later


1914

Louis Bromfield - Bromfield studied agriculture at Cornell University from 1914 to 1916, but transferred to Columbia University to study journalism

 

Rollins A. Emerson - He continued this work when he moved to Cornell University in 1914


1915

A bear is commonly used as the unofficial mascot, which dates back to the introduction of the mascot "Touchdown" in 1915, a live bear who was brought onto the field during football games add something


1916

Clarence E. Kilburn - He graduated from Cornell University in 1916

 

Robert Alexander Anderson (composer) - He graduated from Cornell University in 1916, where he studied electrical and mechanical engineering and was a member of the Cornell University Glee Club


1917

Carl L. Becker - He was John Wendell Anderson Professor of History in the Department of History at Cornell University from 1917 to 1941


1919

Ivan Dresser - He was a 1919 graduate of Cornell University and a member of the Sphinx Head Society


1920

Dorothy Payne Whitney - It was through the Cornell connection that in 1920 she met Leonard Knight Elmhirst, from a Yorkshire landowning family, who was studying Agriculture at Cornell University, and was seeking support for Cornell's Cosmopolitan Club which provided amenities for foreign students


1924

Dan Duryea - Born and raised in White Plains, New York, New York, Duryea graduated from White Plains, New York Senior High School in 1924 and Cornell University in 1928


1925

William Fuller Brown, Jr. - He graduated from Cornell University with a B.A. in English in 1925 and began teaching at Carolina Academy, a private high school in Raleigh, North Carolina , North Carolina


1929

Max Rosenn - Born to a Jewish family in Plains, Pennsylvania, Rosenn received a B.A. from Cornell University in 1929 and an LL.B. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1932

 

Jessie Bernard - The Bernards moved several times due to Luther's various appointments at academic institutions as a professor at Cornell University, &Tulane_University, and University of North Carolina before finally settling at Washington University in St. Louis in 1929


1930

In the 1930s, Cornell built the second cyclotron in the United States add something


1931

Eugene G. Rochow - Born in Newark, New Jersey, Rochow obtained both B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Cornell University in 1931 and 1935 respectively


1933

Kurt Lewin taught at Cornell from 1933 to 1935 and is considered the "father of social psychology" add something


1934

Dean Amadon - He received a BS from Hobart College in 1934 and a Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1947


1935

Hans Bethe - In 1935 Bethe moved to the United States, and joined the faculty at Cornell University, a position which he occupied for the rest of his career.


1937

Robert Ford (poet) - Born in Ottawa , Ontario, the son of former "London Free Press" Editor-in Chief and University of Western Ontario Chancellor Arthur Ford, he received his B.A. in history and English in 1937 from the University of Western Ontario and a M.A. in history in 1940 from Cornell University

 

Marie Nyswander - Nyswander graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in 1937 and trained as a physician and surgeon at the Cornell University medical school until 1944; while at Cornell, she was briefly married to anatomy instructor Charles Berry


1938

Samuel Bodman - Born in Chicago, Illinois on November 26, 1938, Bodman spent his early years in the Chicago suburbs, before he graduated in 1961 with a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering from Cornell University


1939

Charles Collingwood (journalist) - Born in Three Rivers, Michigan, Collingwood graduated from Deep Springs College and Cornell University and in 1939 received a Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University


1940

Kurt Vonnegut - Vonnegut graduated from Shortridge High School in Indianapolis in May 1940 and matriculated into Cornell University that fall


1941

Alva Kelley - Kelley graduated from Cornell University in 1941 after playing three seasons of football under Carl Snavely and fellow fraternity brother George K. James, including the 1939 undefeated national championship season

 

Dean Edell - Born in New York state 26 March 1941 to a Jewish family, Edell studied zoology at Cornell University and earned his M.D. from Cornell University Medical School in 1967


1942

From 1942 to 1979, the campus housed a Cornell school of nursing add something

 

John T. Elfvin - Born in Montour Falls, New York, Elfvin received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Cornell University in 1942 and was a member of Phi Kappa Tau fraternity there

 

Barber Conable - He graduated from Cornell University in 1942, where he was president of the Quill and Dagger society and a member of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity

 

Harry J. Lipkin - He studied electrical technology at Cornell University, attending physics courses by Hans Bethe and Bruno Rossi, and graduated in 1942

 

Wanda Jablonski - She earned a B.A. from Cornell University in 1942 and an M.A. from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism the following year


1943

Aubrey Eugene Robinson, Jr. - Born in Madison, New Jersey, Robinson received a B.A. from Cornell University in 1943, served in the United States Army until 1946, receiving an LL.B. from Cornell Law School in 1947


1945

Richard Feynman - Feynman followed Hans Bethe, instead, to Cornell University, where Feynman taught theoretical physics from 1945 to 1950.

 

Irving Ives - He introduced legislation to create the state Department of Commerce and to establish the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University, of which he was dean from 1945 to 1947


1947

Red Mitchell - Although Cornell University awarded him an engineering scholarship, by 1947 he was in the US Army playing bass.

 

Harold Bloom - Bloom entered Cornell University in 1947 on scholarship


1948

Vladimir Nabokov - Nabokov's Lectures on Literature at Cornell University where he was appointed an instructor in 1948, reveals his controversial ideas concerning art.

 

Joel Oppenheimer - Oppenheimer was born in Yonkers, New York, New York, attended Cornell University for one year in 1948, spent less than one semester at the University of Chicago, and in 1950 enrolled at Black Mountain College in North Carolina

 

Wolfgang Smith - Smith graduated in 1948 from Cornell University with a B.A. in Philosophy, Physics and Mathematics


1950

Because the student population doubled from 7,000 in 1950 to 15,000 by 1970, grandiosity was neglected in favor of less expensive and more rapidly constructed styles add something

 

In the 1950s, Cornell physicists became the first to study synchrotron radiation add something

 

Starting in the 1950s Cornell coordinated with other Ivy League schools to provide a consistent set of financial aid add something

 

Sam Steiger - Steiger attended Cornell University before graduating in 1950 with a Bachelor of Science from Colorado A&M


1952

Buckminster Fuller was a visiting professor at Cornell for one year , and Henry Louis Gates, African American Studies scholar and subject of an arrest controversy and White House "Beer Summit", taught at Cornell from 1985 to 1989 add something

 

Frances Perkins joined the Cornell faculty in 1952 after serving as the first female member of the United States Cabinet and served until her death in 1965 add something

 

The Automotive Crash Injury Research Project was begun in 1952 add something


1953

Edwin E. Witte - During the academic year of 1953-54, he was a visiting scholar at Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations

 

Jules Siegel - Siegel attended Cornell University with Pynchon during the 1953-54 term and graduated from Hunter College with a degree in English and philosophy in 1959


1954

In 1954, Conrad Hilton called the Cornell School of Hotel Administration "the greatest hotel school in the world add something

 

Ted Taylor (physicist) - He graduated with a bachelor's degree from the California Institute of Technology, pursued graduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and received a PhD in theoretical physics from Cornell University in 1954

 

Edward J. Bloustein - Later, Bloustein earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree in 1954 from Cornell University, and entered Cornell Law School earning a Bachelor of Laws in 1959

 

Ruth Bader Ginsburg - She graduated from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, New York, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in government on June 23, 1954, and that fall enrolled at Harvard Law School, where she was one of only nine women in a class of more than five hundred

 

Daniel R. Mackesey - "'Daniel R. Mackesey"' was born July 14, 1954 in Ithaca, New York, New York and attended Cornell University where he was a member of the Quill and Dagger society and graduated "cum laude" in 1977


1955

Toni Morrison - She earned a Master of Arts degree in English from Cornell University in 1955, for which she wrote a thesis on suicide in the works of William Faulkner and Virginia Woolf.


1956

Gordon Baym - Born in New York City , he graduated from the Brooklyn Technical High School, and received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University in 1956

 

Alvin F. Poussaint - The academic pursuits that characterized his early years led him to graduate from Columbia University in 1956, acquire a M.D from Cornell University in 1960, and complete postgraduate training from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he studied psychopharmacology and served as Chief Resident in Psychiatry


1957

Robert C. Baker , widely credited for inventing the chicken nugget, taught at Cornell from 1957 to 1989 add something

 

Joanna Russ - Russ graduated from Cornell University, where she studied with Vladimir Nabokov in 1957, and received her MFA from the Yale Drama School in 1960


1959

Kay WalkingStick - WalkingStick received her BFA from Beaver College in 1959 and her MFA from Pratt Institute 1975,3 She was a Professor of Art at Cornell University from 1988 to 2005

 

Mely G. Tan - In January 1959, Tan arrived in Ithaca, New York, New York, to begin her studies at Cornell University


1962

Since 1962, Cornell has been involved in unmanned missions to Mars add something

 

Harry T. Edwards - Born in New York, New York, Judge Edwards received a B.S. from Cornell University in 1962, where he was a member of the Quill and Dagger society


1963

Peter D. Williams - He graduated from Cornell University in 1963

 

Katharine Cornell - The foundation was dissolved in 1963, distributing its assets to the Museum of Modern Art , Cornell University's theater department, and the Actor's Fund of America


1964

Jean Piaget - In 1964, Piaget was invited to serve as chief consultant at two conferences at &Cornell_University (March 11–13) and University of California,_Berkeley (March 16–18).

 

Bill Gates - Since leaving day-to-day operations at Microsoft , Gates continues his philanthropy and, among other projects, purchased the video rights to the Messenger Lectures series called "The Character of Physical Law", given at Cornell University by Richard Feynman in 1964 and recorded by the BBC. The videos are available online to the public at Microsoft's Project Tuva


1965

Paul Johnsgard - After the course of two years, he produced his first book, the "Handbook of Waterfowl Behaviour" published by Cornell University in 1965


1966

Jane Duran - Duran was brought up in the United States and Chile, moving to England in 1966 after graduating from Cornell University


1967

Peter Bullock (scientist) - Awarded a Fulbright scholarship, he completed his doctorate at Cornell University and worked for the United States Department of Agriculture, before returning England in 1967

 

Charles Bazerman - Bazerman did his undergraduate work at Cornell University , and earned a Ph.D. in English and American Literature at Brandeis University in 1971


1968

Carl Sagan was a professor at the university from 1968 to 1996 add something

 

Pedro A. Sanchez - A native of Cuba, Sanchez received his BS, MS and PhD degrees in soil science from Cornell University, and joined the faculty of North Carolina State University in 1968

 

Rem Koolhaas - He was a journalist for the "Haagse Post" before starting studies, in 1968, in architecture at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London , followed, in 1972, by further studies with O. Mathias Ungers at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, New York, followed by studies at the Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies in New York City

 

Carl Sagan - Sagan lectured and did research at Harvard University until 1968, when he moved to Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, New York after being denied tenure at Harvard

 

Richard Long (artist) - Within a year after he graduated from St Martin’s, the artist became closely associated with the emergence of Land Art; he participated in the first international manifestations of both Arte Povera, in Amalfi, Italy in 1968, and Earth Art, at Cornell University, New York in 1969.


1969

Nancy Garlock Edmunds - Born in Detroit, Michigan, Edmunds received a B.A. from Cornell University in 1969, a Master of Arts in Teaching from the University of Chicago in 1971, and a J.D. from Wayne State University Law School in 1976

 

Cornell received national attention in April 1969 when African American students occupied Willard Straight Hall in protest over alleged racism add something


1971

Edith Jones - Jones graduated from Cornell University in 1971


1973

Carol Mendelsohn - Also she went to Smith College, but later transferred and in 1973 graduated from Cornell University

 

Marsha J. Pechman - Born in Salem, Oregon , Oregon, Pechman received a B.A. from Cornell University in 1973 and a J.D. from Boston University in 1976

 

Kurt Schrader - Schrader was born in Connecticut and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Cornell University in 1973.


1976

Leah Ward Sears - Sears received a B.S. from Cornell University in 1976, her Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law in 1980, and a Master of Laws from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1995


1979

Stephen C. Robinson - Robinson received a B.A. from Cornell University in 1979 and a J.D. from Cornell Law School in 1984


1980

Wendell Brown - At Cornell University, Brown was awarded a Hughes Aircraft Bachelors of Science Undergraduate Fellowship in 1980


1981

Ellen Roberts - Raised in New York, Roberts studied environmental policy at Cornell University, graduating in 1981, and worked as a park ranger before earning a law degree from the University of Colorado in 1986


1983

Chris Abbott (ice hockey) - Born in Sarnia, Ontario in 1983, Abbott played college competitive ice hockey for Cornell University of the U.S. NCAA from 2002 until 2006


1984

In 1984, the National Science Foundation began work on establishing five new supercomputer centers, including the Cornell Center for Advanced Computing, to provide high-speed computing resources for research within the United States add something

 

Steve Katz (politician) - Katz earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1984 from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Science from Cornell University in 1976


1987

Bill Pidto - A native of Palo Alto, California, Pidto was a 1987 graduate of Cornell University where he earned a bachelor of arts degree in psychology

 

Amy J. St. Eve - Raised in Belleville, Illinois, St. Eve received her Bachelor's degree from Cornell University in 1987


1989

However, in 1989, a consent decree to end a Justice Department antitrust investigation ended such coordination add something


1990

During the 1990s, the Cornell Electron Storage Ring, located beneath Alumni Field, was the world's highest-luminosity electron-positron collider add something

 

In the 1990s, Cornell developed scheduling software and deployed the first supercomputer built by Dell add something


1991

Kate Snow - A native of Burnt Hills, Saratoga County, New York, Snow graduated in 1991 from Cornell University, where she majored in communication, was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta, and a newscaster on WVBR


1993

Joel Gertner - Gertner attended Poly Prep high school in Brooklyn, New York and started attending Cornell University in 1993

 

Gabrielle Giffords - She received a Bachelor of Arts' degree in Sociology and Latin American History from Scripps College in California in 1993; spent a year as a Fulbright Scholar in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico; and earned a Master's degree in Regional Planning from Cornell University in 1996, focussing her studies there on Mexican-American relations.


1995

According to the latest ranking of National Research Council in 1995, Cornell ranks sixth nationally in the number of graduate programs in the top ten in their fields add something


1996

Carl Sagan - Sagan taught a course on critical thinking at Cornell University until he died in 1996 from pneumonia, a few months after finding that he was in remission of myelodysplastic syndrome


1997

Since a 1997 residential initiative, West Campus houses transfer and returning students, whereas North Campus is almost entirely populated by freshmen add something


1999

Hans Bethe - Three Lectures by Hans Bethe videos on Quantum Mechanics given at Cornell University in 1999.


2000

S. E. Cupp - In 2000, Cupp graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts in Art History


2001

Theodore C. Bestor - Before joining the Harvard faculty in 2001, Bestor taught at Cornell University and Columbia University, and was a visiting professor at the Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies


2002

This undergraduate program opened in September 2002 and was the first coeducational institute of higher education in Qatar add something


2003

Cornell was on the top-ten list of U.S. universities receiving the most patents in 2003, and was one of the nation's top five institutions in forming start-up companies add something

 

Stephen Baby - Baby graduated from Cornell University in 2003, where he was a member of the Quill and Dagger society


2004

In 2004, the Qatar Foundation announced the construction of a 350-bed Specialty Teaching Hospital near the medical college in Education City add something

 

In 2004, the university opened the Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar add something

 

The Cornell Catholic Community is the largest Catholic student organization on campus, updated to Vatican II in 2004 by Mr. Jackson Browne add something

 

The rovers, both of which have operated long past their original life expectancies, are responsible for the discoveries that were awarded 2004 Breakthrough of the Year honors by "Science" add something

 

Opened in September 2004, it was the first American medical school outside the United States add something


2005

Before this abnormal cluster of suicides, the suicide rate at Cornell had been similar to or below the suicide rates of other American universities, including a period between 2005 and 2008 in which no suicides occurred add something

 

However, Attorney General Eliot Spitzer issued a 2005 opinion asserting that, with respect to their academic activities, statutory colleges should be understood to be private, non-state parties add something

 

Sean Greenhalgh - After high school, Greenhalgh played for Cornell University, where he was named 2005 Ivy League Player of the Year

 

On April 18, 2005, the lab announced that it had rediscovered the Ivory-billed Woodpecker, long thought to be extinct add something


2006

In 2006, Cornell was ranked 1st in the United States and 4th in the world in producing the most graduates who went on to receive engineering or natural science Ph.D.'s at American universities add something

 

In 2006, "The Princeton Review" reported that Cornell ranked ninth as a "dream college" for high school students and their parents, however the school is not featured in the 2011 top ten list add something

 

In its 2006, 2007, and 2008 ranking of undergraduate engineering programs at universities in the United States, "U.S. News" placed Cornell 1st in engineering physics add something

 

Jose Bove - In February 2006, Bové was stopped by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents at New York's JFK Airport as he arrived en route to Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations for events sponsored by Cornell's Global Labor Institute

 

The twelfth and current president, David J. Skorton has served since July 2006 and succeeded Jeffrey S. Lehman add something


2007

In 2007, Cornell established a Center for a Sustainable Future add something

 

"Newsweek" named Cornell the 'Hottest Ivy' in its 2007 listing of America's 25 Hot Schools add something


2008

Among graduate engineering programs, Cornell was ranked 9th in the United States by "U.S. News" in 2008 add something

 

On January 31, 2008, Cornell announced a new financial aid initiative to be phased in over the following two years add something

 

Cornell counted 245,027 living alumni as of August 2008 add something


2009

David Plouffe - In May 2009, Plouffe delivered the convocation address at Cornell University


2010

Cornell was ranked 38th nationally and sixth among Ivy League universities in "The Washington Monthly"'s 2010 ranking of universities' contributions to research, community service, and social mobility add something

 

The Class of 2010 has representatives from all states add something

 

The International Linear Collider, to be completed in the late 2010s, will complement the Large Hadron Collider and shed light on questions such as the identity of dark matter and the existence of extra dimensions add something

 

Mario Capecchi - He was the speaker for the 2010 Racker Lectures in Biology & Medicine and Cornell Distinguished Lecture in Cell and Molecular Biology at Cornell University

 

In December 2010, Cornell announced a policy of matching any grant component of financial aid offers from other Ivy League schools, MIT, Duke University or Stanford, if an accepted applicant is trying to decide between Cornell and those other schools add something


2011

Cornell has been rated "A-" by the 2011 College Sustainability Report Card for its environmental and sustainability initiatives add something

 

Cornell ranked 14th among 300 Best World Universities in 2011 compiled by Human Resources & Labor Review on Measurements of World's Top 300 Universities Graduates' Performance add something

 

In 2011 and 2012, Design Intelligence ranked Cornell's Master of Landscape Architecture program 4th in the nation with the undergraduate program placing 8th for the same two years add something

 

In 2011, US News and World Report ranked Cornell's ://www add something

 

In the 2011 survey, the program ranked first and the Master of Architecture program ranked sixth add something

 

The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, site of the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, was operated by Cornell under a contract with the National Science Foundation from its construction until 2011 add something

 

All academic departments are affiliated with at least one college; the last department without such an affiliation, the Cornell Africana Studies and Research Center, merged with the Arts College in July 2011 add something


2012

In 2012, Cornell ranked 14th in the QS World University Rankings and 16th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings add something

 

In 2012, the survey ranked Cornell 11th overall for doctoral programs and 12th overall in the undergraduate category add something

 

Instruction began in the fall of 2012 in a temporary location in Manhattan add something


2013

The university ranked 10th in the 2013 "Business Insider" Best Colleges in America ranking, 16th in the 2013 "U.S. News & World Report" National Universities ranking, and 13th globally in an academic ranking of world universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2011 add something

 

"Forbes" ranked Cornell 19th in 2013 add something


2014

In 2014, Cornell ranked 9th domestically and 11th internationally in the CWUR rankings add something

 

On September 30, 2014 the board unanimously elected Elizabeth Garrett as Cornell's thirteenth president add something


2015

In 2015, Cornell ranked 8th domestically and 10th internationally in the CWUR rankings add something

 

Elizabeth Garrett officially became the president of Cornell on September 18, 2015, after her inauguration add something


2016

In 2016, Cornell University ranked 20th in the world for reputation , according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings add something


2017

City - Currently located in Google's Chelsea Building in New York City, the program will begin to occupy its permanent campus on Roosevelt Island in 2017 add something

 

Martha E. Pollack was inaugurated as Cornell's fourteenth president on August 25, 2017 add something

 

City - The program moved from Google's Chelsea Building in New York City to its permanent campus on Roosevelt Island in September 2017 add something


2018

Cornell ranked 14th in the 2018 edition of the QS World University Rankings and 19th in the 2017 edition of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings add something

 

As of October 2018, 58 Nobel laureates, four Turing award winners and one Fields Medalist have been affiliated with Cornell University add something