Cornell College
Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
Mount Vernon, IA USA

Our News on Newswise

mgreen-APR20184.JPG

Green Receives NIH Grant to Reduce Eating Disorder Symptoms

Professor of Psychology Melinda Green is greatly expanding her research on eating disorders with the notification that she’s been awarded a grant for nearly $400,000 from the National Institute of Mental Health.
3-Sep-2018 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Find New Way of Removing Metal From Water

Throughout the summer, you could often find Ben Hewson sharing his notes with Professor Charley Liberko in the chemistry lab during the Cornell Summer Research Institute (CSRI).
27-Aug-2018 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Cornell College Redesigns Core Curriculum

Cornell College's core curriculum has had minor modifications over the years, but this redesign is a more transformative change. Phase II consists of four pilot projects, which will unfold over the next two academic years.
26-Jun-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Rhawn.jpg

Research team receives NSF climate change grant

The National Science Foundation has awarded the team more than $676,ooo to study stalagmites from caves in central and southern Portugal as a means of investigating how rainfall changed over decades and centuries starting 2,500 years ago.
26-Jun-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

081717_ACM_Headshots_00251.jpg

A life changed

Randy Santiago never expected to leave his Chicago neighborhood, let alone go to college. Yet on May 13 he’ll graduate from Cornell College and will head to Madrid, Spain, with a Fulbright Award.
4-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

rhawn.jpg

Cornell College's Rhawn Denniston Receives NSF Grant to Explore Prehistoric Fire Activity

The National Science Foundation has awarded Cornell College Professor of Geology Rhawn Denniston a grant in the amount of $51,645 to examine how prehistoric fire activity may be recorded by stalagmites.
27-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Neuroscience.jpg

Neuroscience Research Suggests Cognitive Imbalance Can Occur After Heading a Soccer Ball

New behavioral neuroscience research suggests there’s likely a connection between heading the ball in soccer and brain imbalance.
19-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

27661290_1910565812591407_1570626227_n-222x400.jpg

Cornell Student Honored as 2018 Newman Civic Fellow

Campus Compact, a Boston-based non-profit organization working to advance the public purposes of higher education, has announced the 268 students who will make up the organization’s 2018 cohort of Newman Civic Fellows, including Cornell...
12-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


see all news

Our Experts on Newswise

1502723228.JPG

Political Research Shows What’s Really Going on with Primary Elections

5-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST

1502724435.jpg

New Year's Resolution to Lose Weight? How Far Is Too Far?

4-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST

tknoop.jpg

Professor Available to Discuss Travel and Economics

This travel season, a new book is out that features economic concepts that all travelers should understand. The author uses real-life examples throughout the pages of the book, hoping readers learn to think deeply about what they see.
17-May-2017 12:05 PM EDT

hhassell.jpg

Trump Loses Support of GOP Leaders

12-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

edavis.jpg

Cornell College Professor Available to Discuss Topics with the Media Related to Transgender Issues and Gender Identification.

17-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Cornell College professor uses #3Dprinting to recreate ancient cultures

19-Nov-2015 8:05 AM EST

Politics Professor on the Effects of The "Invisible Primary"

28-Oct-2015 12:00 AM EDT

hhassell_1.jpg

Politics Professor Available for Post-Debate Analysis

13-Oct-2015 7:05 PM EDT

see all experts

Our YouTube Videos

About

Cornell College's picturesque campus is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa. One of the "Colleges That Change Lives," Cornell College is a national liberal arts college with a distinctive One Course At A Time curriculum. Students take one class for 18 days, which provides students the chance to dive into their studies and focus more intensely on the classes of their choice. Cornellians learn with the unique freedom to shed the confines of the traditional classroom-studying off-campus, pursuing research, or accepting an internship-all without missing out on other classes.

With a student body from 42 states and 17 foreign countries, and renowned visiting speakers, faculty, and entertainers, Cornell offers the world from its hilltop campus.

For more information, visit cornellcollege.edu.

Experts

  • Melinda Green

    Associate Professor of Psychology

    Keywords:
    Psychology, Eating Disorders, Reserach, Heart
     
     
  • Todd Knoop

    Professor of Economics & Business

    Keywords:
    Macroeconomics, financial economics, Business Cycle
     
     
  • Jill Heinrich

    Professor of Education

    Keywords:
    ---
     
     

Contacts

Jill Hawk
Public Relations and Digital Content Director

3198954232

Jen Visser
Senior Director

319-895-4167

Twitter

Chat now!