Cornell University Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cornell University. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 15,321 in Cornell University

  1. Should you sit or stand at work? Both may kill you, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Fox News

    ... so standing all day is unhealthy," Alan Hedge, a certified professional ergonomist and professor at Cornell University said. "The problem with standing [at work] is that when you raise desk height for keyboard/mouse use, you need to also raise ...

    Comment?

  2. Governor Cuomo Announces Recipients of New Farmers Grant Fund to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | LongIsland.com

    ... economic drivers in New York State. According to a 2014 study published by Professor Todd Schmit of Cornell University, when agriculture is incorporated with agricultural production, support services, and manufacturing, it represents a $53.7 billion ...

    Comment?

  3. Does Devils' Travis Zajac hope his old college coach succeeds with Flyers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... n went from the University of Wisconsin to the Calgary Flames in 1982 and Ned Harkness made the jump from Cornell University to the Detroit Red Wings in 1970.

    Comment?

  4. [Working Life] Playing the fieldRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Science

    ... behavior. Once, I returned to my room at the end of the day and found it invaded by army ants. I moved to Cornell University for a Ph.D. studying interactions between herbivorous insects and host plants. Then came a search for faculty positions, ...

    Comment?

  5. NHS Valedictorian And Salutatorian NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Newtown Bee

    ... when she begins classes there in the fall. As of Wednesday, May 20, Hannah said she has decided to attend Cornell University, in Ithaca, N.Y., to study chemical engineering, and she is also thinking about studying international relations for her ...

    Comment?

  6. Batavia HS's Top 10 students honored by KiwanisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Batavian

    ... and Lauren Dunn. Samir Jain is the son of Dr. Lalit and Abha Jain of Batavia. Samir will be attending Cornell University at the School of Industrial and Labor Relations. Samir is one of 25 seniors out of 20,000 in Western New York to be recognized ...

    Comment?

  7. 11-Year-Old Youngest to Graduate Sacramento CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NBC Bay Area

    ... classes at American River College since he was 7 years old. His father, Bijou, a software engineer and Cornell University graduate who himself earned a perfect SAT score in math, said in a previous interview: "He came out smart." When he was 4, ...

    Comment?

  8. Corporate bond funds + illiquidity = riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Reuters

    ... Italy Goldstein, of The Wharton School, Hao Jiang of Michigan State University and David Ng of Cornell University write in a preliminary paper released in April. In part, the authors argue, this may be because of the illiquidity of the corporate ...

    Comment?

  9. ChromaDex extends earnings streak, cuts losses in halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... a roadmap for the company's future, Jaksch said. The company licensed the rights to the ingredient from Cornell University in 2011. "We look for compounds that address very large potential market opportunities. If they don't address large market ...

    Comment?

  10. PHOTO: A new study finds out which food tastes best in the air.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | ABC News

    According to Cornell University researchers, the high noise levels of a flight lead to our brain more intensely tasting umami, or savory, flavors. "We didn't test whether it tastes better, just whether it tastes intense.

    Comment?

  11. Filmmaker, artist Prashant Bhargava dies at 42Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Prashant Bhargava, a deeply humane filmmaker and artist perhaps best known for the 2011 film "Patang" , died Friday of cardiac arrest in New York. He was 42. A native of the South Side of Chicago, Bhargava studied computer science at Cornell University and worked in music videos and commercials for most of his career, imagining spots for HBO shows such as "The Wire," ''OZ" and "Rome."

    Comment?

  12. American Vernacular Buildings and Interiors, 1870-1960Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Architectural ruminations

    Talk: "American Vernacular Buildings and Interiors, 1870-1960" Date: Wednesday, February 25, 6 - 7pm Location: Webster University, Winifred Moore Auditorium, 470 E. Lockwood Herbert Gottfried, professor emeritus of Cornell University, will review the American vernacular building types, their history, and the forces that stimulated them. This talk will place Webster Groves within a national architectural context to consider the development of the city's architecture and urban character over time.

    Comment?

  13. PKF's Robert Mandelbaum highlights the findings of PKF's 2015 Trends in the Hotel Industry reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Hospitality Net

    ... and operational analyses for client projects. Mr. Mandelbaum holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University. He is a member of the American Hotel and Lodging Association's Financial Management Committee and has worked on the new 10th ...

    Comment?

  14. U.S. Drought Monitor: Long Island experiencing 'moderate drought'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Newsday

    ... kept in 1984, said Samantha Borisoff, climatologist with the Northeast Regional Climate Center based at Cornell University. The U.S. Drought Monitor describes possible impacts of moderate drought to be some damage to crops, streams, reservoirs, or ...

    Comment?

  15. Here's How Your Taste In Music Evolves As You Age, According To ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Switched

    ... to tend to become more complex as we get older." Dr. Carol Lynne Krumhansl, a music psychologist at Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., who was not involved in the study, told The Huffington Post in an email that the findings stimulated interesting ...

    Comment?

  16. A Bloody Mary DOES taste better on a plane and it's to do with noise levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Daily Mail

    A Bloody Mary really DOES taste better on a plane If you're partial to a Bloody Mary on board your flights, you'll be glad to know the cocktail really does taste better in the skies. A recent study conducted by Cornell University has found the precise reason why the tomato juice-based drink tastes better on a plane and, believe it or not, it has nothing to do with the alcohol.

    Comment?

  17. An August Award, Building My Open Sourced Desk & More! It's Five for WednesdayRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Center for REALTORAA Technology Web Log

    Use sound to send links from your laptop to your phone, August Smart Lock is awarded an A+ Award for Product of the Year, and I'm building a desk from open source designs! All this and more in Five for Wednesday! Spiders are building super webs thanks to scientists at Cornell University. According to MIT Technology Review , they sprayed the spiders with water containing nanotubes and after they ingested some of this water, measured the strength of their silk, finding it to be stronger than any silk they'd measured before.

    Comment?

  18. The Texas roadblock to gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Washington Post

    ... to consider. "People who are determined to resist court mandates can be quite creative," Michael Dorf, a Cornell University law professor, told The Post. School districts, for example, have tried to duck restrictions on school prayer in a variety of ...

    Comment?

  19. Authentic Ivy: Dr. M. Dianne MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Ivy League Sports

    ... resilient human being," said Susan Murphy , vice president for student and academic services at Cornell University. Although the two are not related, Susan Murphy worked with Dianne Murphy when the latter was the associate A.D. at Cornell from 1995 ...

    Comment?

  20. IR Laser Propels 1-Pound Mirror in Spaceflight SimulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Photonics Spectra

    ... mission designs," said Dr. Mason Peck, associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Cornell University and a former chief technologist for NASA. "Fully developed PLT could serve current commercial and noncommercial needs by ...

    Comment?