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Animal Agriculture in a Changing Climate

Sep 28, 2015
Congratulations to BEE Research Support Specialist Jenny Pronto, who has received an ASABE Blue Ribbon Award for the website Animal Agriculture in a Changing Climate.  Jenny is part of a national team including researchers from the University of Minnesota, Washington State, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Georgia, and Texas A&M.  The project is funded by a USDA AFRI grant. Read more

2015 Journal of Materials Chemistry B - HOT Paper

Sep 28, 2015
The paper "Designing compartmentalized hydrogel microparticles for cell encapsulation and scalable 3D cell culture" from Professor Minglin Ma's lab has been marked as HOT by the Journal of Materials Chemistry B referees.  Congratulations to Minglin and his co-authors, Yen-Chun Lu, Wei Song, Duo An, BJ Kim, Robert Schwartz, and Mingming Wu. Read more
Switchgrass ready to harvest

Switchgrass ready to harvest

Sep 22, 2015
BEE's Brian Richards, the project manager for a five-year USDA/NIFA project, Carbon sequestration and gaseous emissions in perennial grass bioenergy
cropping systems in the Northeastern US
, took this shot of switchgrass ready to harvest at the Hanshaw Road, Ithaca, project site.

Students find calm, comfort at Ag Quad 'farm'

Sep 22, 2015
During Ag Day, a biannual event hosted by the Cornell chapter of the co-ed fraternity Alpha Zeta, the Ag Quad was transformed into a farm with animals and tractor activities to expose students to farming. Read more

Cornell No. 15 in U.S. News ranking; Dyson, Eng in top 10

Sep 9, 2015
In the 2016 U.S. News and World Report rankings released today, Cornell University was ranked No. 15 among top national schools. The Dyson School and the College of Engineering both ranked in the top 10, respectively.  BEE's Biological Engineering degree was ranked 8th, and BEE/CEE's Environmental Engineering degree was ranked 10th. Read more

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