Monthly Archives: February 2013

Webinar: Cornell Admissions Recruitment – Then and Now

Webinar: Cornell Admissions Recruitment – Then and Now featuring Associate Director of Admissions and Coordinator of Alumni Volunteer Programs Kyle Downey

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 ~ 8:00 PM (EST)

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Kyle Downey, Associate Director of Admissions and Coordinator of Alumni Volunteer Programs will share a comparative overview of Cornell admissions recruitment in 2002 versus 2012. Kyle will focus on changes to the primary means of recruitment, statistical comparisons, and the evolving roles of CAAAN volunteers. We will allow plenty of time for Q&A with participants, but will limit the number of attendees to 100, so please reserve your spot today.

Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Time: 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM (EST)

You Need: Computer with high-speed Internet connection and a phone

Cost: FREE

Register Here Today

Event Contact: Heather N. Allen ’05, han5@cornell.edu, 607-255-8683

Cornell Scientists use 3-D printing to help grow an ear – Yahoo! News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Printing out body parts? Cornell University researchers showed it’s possible by creating a replacement ear using a 3-D printer and injections of living cells.

The work reported Wednesday is a first step toward one day growing customized new ears for children born with malformed ones, or people who lose one to accident or disease.

via Scientists use 3-D printing to help grow an ear – Yahoo! News.

Cornell University Chorus is coming to Albany | March 15

The Cornell University Chorus is taking on the Northeast during Spring Break! As part of their annual tour, they will be stopping in Albany for a concert on Friday March 15th!

Commemorate your alma mater with traditional Cornell Songs, commissioned works, and a wide range of repertoire from many eras and cultures.

This year is a very special time for the Chorus, with John Rowehl’s last semester conducting the Chorus, the upcoming arrival of their new director Robert Isaacs, and the kickoff of their endowment drive, this tour is guaranteed to be a wonderful and exciting celebration of Cornell’s past, present, and future!

Date: Friday March 15, 2013

Concert Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 125 Eagle Street, Albany NY 12202, the Madison Avenue/NYS Museum Landmark

Cost: $10 Adult/ $5 Student.
Get Your Concert Tickets Here!

Event Contact: Olivia Gustafson ’14 and Sara Birmingham ’15, Chorus Tour Managers, tour@chorus.cornell.edu

Host Chorus Members. It is a tradition of the Chorus to stay at the homes of friends and alumni on tour. If you are interested in hosting two or more Chorus women on the night of the 15th, please email tour@chorus.cornell.edu with your address, phone number, and how many women you can host. The host will be responsible for picking up the girls from the concert, feeding them breakfast in the morning, and bringing them back to the Cathedral at 8:00 am.