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2011-03-22 12:53:00

Institute will align goals across research and practice and ensure Johnson's leadership position in today's critical growth areas of entrepreneurship and innovation ITHACA, N.Y., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University has announced the formation of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute (EII), which will act as a hub for entrepreneurial research, education and programmatic activities.

2011-03-16 00:00:31

Procurex Inc., a proven technology and procurement expert, proudly announces Cornell University’s decision to enter into a membership contract through 2012.

2011-02-02 19:00:43

Fifteen members of the Entomological Society of America (ESA) gave presentations at the "Second Annual National Bed Bug Summit: Advancing Towards Solutions to the Bed Bug Problem," held by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Washington, DC, February 2, 2011. The meeting focused on what is being done to combat bed bugs, the importance of educating consumers, improvements in prevention and control techniques, controlling bed bugs in schools and public housing, and on the state of...

2011-02-01 08:48:00

American Academy Study Proposes Ways to Strengthen Scientific Literacy in America CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly all American undergraduates take at least one science-related course in college.

2011-01-20 13:16:00

Alliance with Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business will connect Elite Chinese Leaders with Cornell's world-class students and faculty ITHACA, N.Y., Jan.

2011-01-15 10:39:26

Conservation paleobiologists dig deep to solve today's ecological, evolutionary questions.

2011-01-15 00:00:44

-- International price intelligence company takes part in Americas Lodging Investment Summit -- Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2011 When the prestigious Cornell University School of Hotel Administration holds its annual reception at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) this month, it will be with the sponsorship of travel technology leader Lixto, Inc. Lixto, an international specialist in web data extraction and analysis, will serve as a gold sponsor and member of the planning...

2011-01-05 07:39:51

Researchers have produced a long-lasting anti-cocaine immunity in mice by giving them a unique vaccine that combines bits of the common cold virus with a particle that mimics cocaine.

2010-11-03 11:10:00

Women now dominate the field of veterinary medicine — the result of a nearly 40-year trend that is likely to repeat itself in the fields of medicine and law.

2010-10-26 14:01:56

The human hand is an amazing machine that can pick up, move and place objects easily, but for a robot, this "gripping" mechanism is a vexing challenge.

Word of the Day
  • A political dynamiter.
The word 'dynamitard' is related to 'dynamite', which comes from a Greek root meaning 'power' and was coined by Alfred Nobel.