Audrey Thames '17 Named Miss Maine for the 2015 Miss America Competition
— Monday, August 25, 2014
A native of Topsham, Maine and a nursing major at Elmira College, Audrey Thames '17 was chosen to represent her home state as Miss Maine in the upcoming 2015 Miss America Competition. She is one of 53 individuals whom online voters choose to be...
Tanis Lamoureux '14 Selected in Third Round of Canadian Women's Hockey League Draft
— Thursday, August 21, 2014
Please click here to read the article: http://athletics.elmira.edu/news/2014/8/21/WHOCKEY_0821145445.aspx?path=whockey
Corning Incorporated Foundation Gifts to Support Scholarships and Health Sciences Center Construction
— Thursday, August 21, 2014
From left to right: Ms. Karen Martin, President, Corning Incorporated Foundation, Dr. Stephen F. Coleman, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty, Dr. Kathleen Lucke, Dean of Health Sciences and Professor of Nurse Education, Dr....
Dr. Milissa Volino Earns Ph.D. in Nursing
— Tuesday, August 19, 2014
“I think nurses experience a lot of role strain, on all levels, and nurses who pursue education often have to work full-time. I think setting the example for students that you can be a full-time student, work, and have children, and...
Dr. Denise Berry-Talenti Earns Doctorate of Nursing Practice
— Tuesday, July 22, 2014
“Elmira College is like a big family and you immediately feel that when you step on campus. We all help each other out. Each student has a name and they’re not a number, which ultimately helps students succeed.” -...
The Malesardi Finance Trading Room
— Wednesday, July 09, 2014
“When we saw that there was going to be an opportunity to do something at the College that would offer the students this wonderful new major and also put a special twist on Bob’s love of finance, it was sort of a match made...
Teacher Education and Speech-Language Programs Granted National Accreditation
— Wednesday, June 11, 2014
On May 7, 2014, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) granted TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council) Accreditation status to the College’s Undergraduate Teacher Education Program, the Graduate...
Marc Dennis Leads Project DUMBO through its 11th year
— Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Marc Dennis, Associate Professor of Art at Elmira College, leads Project DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) – a residential college course that allows Elmira College students to engage in the arts in New York City....
Elmira College Elects Two New Board Members
— Tuesday, June 10, 2014
On Saturday, May 31, 2014, the Elmira College Board of Trustees elected two new members, the Honorable Thomas J. Santulli, Chemung County Executive, and G. Thomas Tranter, Jr., President of Corning Enterprises and Director of Government...
Elmira College Holds 156th Commencement
— Monday, June 02, 2014
On Sunday, June 1, Elmira College held its 156th Commencement Exercises at the First Arena on North Main Street in downtown Elmira. The College conferred 312 degrees at the ceremony including five associate’s degrees, 268...
eARTh- A Celebration shows off work by Elmira College Faculty and Students
— Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Elmira College students Irina Ivanova '16 and Ayaka Yoshino '16 joined their teacher, Jan Kather, at the opening reception of the eARTh exhibition at State of the Art Gallery in Ithaca, NY...
Elmira College faculty member reelected to association board
— Thursday, April 24, 2014
The New York State Government Finance Officers’ Association Inc. announced that John A. Savash II, a CPA and associate professor of accounting at Elmira College, was recently re-elected to the association’s...
Students and Professors Present Posters at National Conferences in Boston and Dallas
— Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Senior Dan Moriarity ’14 and Junior Melanie English ’15, along with Professors Dr. Benjamin Lovett and Dr. Christopher Terry, recently attended the 2014 Eastern Psychological Association annual meeting in Boston, MA. At the...
Elmira College Represented at the 65th Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy
— Thursday, March 20, 2014
Three Elmira College students and Dr. Jared Baker, Assistant Professor of Chemistry, recently attended the 2014 Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy. Commonly known as Pittcon, this event is the largest...
Elmira College Christian Fellowship to travel to Tegucigalpa, Honduras for a short-term mission experienc
— Monday, March 10, 2014
Elmira College student nominated for prestigious acting scholarship
— Friday, March 07, 2014
Elmira College Theatre students Katherine Juliano ’15 and Tony Naranjo ’15 have been selected as the college’s newest nominees for the Irene Ryan Acting Scholarships awarded by the Kennedy Center American College...
Dr. Amarendra Sharma speaks at the IFAD
— Monday, February 10, 2014
Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Associate Professor of Economics, was recently invited by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), a specialized agency of the United Nations, at its world headquarters in Rome, Italy to deliver a lecture...
The Presidential Lecture Series and Reinstein Symposium Events Rescheduled Due To Inclement Weather
— Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Lectures by Dr. Susanne Grennell ’70 DDS; New York State Appellate Judge Elizabeth Garry The fifth installment of the Presidential Lecture Series featuring “Lifelong Learning in Your Profession” by Dr. Susanne...
Elmira College predicts growth by focusing on five key areas
— Monday, February 03, 2014
Courtesy of the Elmira Star-Gazette To Ronald Champagne, the mission of colleges today is no different from when they were created in the 15th century: Teach people to think, speak and express themselves in writing...
Prof. Marc Dennis Painting included as Part of the World’s Best Collection of Cat Art
— Friday, January 31, 2014
An upcoming exhibit of cat-inspired art in Los Angeles is the latest opportunity for people who generally browse online cat photos and videos by themselves to appreciate them with other fans IRL (in real life). “Cat Art Show”...
Stanley Mugeki joins Elmira College as Director of Residence Life
— Thursday, January 23, 2014
Elmira College is pleased to announce that Stanley J.M. Mugeki has been appointed Director of Residence Life. Stanley attended the University of Wisconson-­LaCrosse wherehe received both a Bachelor’s in Public Administration and...
Elmira College Athletes Participate in Catholic Charities Adopt-a-Family Program
— Monday, January 06, 2014
With the holiday season in full swing, it is easy to get lost in the madness of shopping, traveling, making New Year plans, and for college students, focusing on final exams. However, with the coordination of Elmira College's Student-Athlete...
Happy Holidays for Elmira College
— Friday, December 20, 2013
  & We wish you and your family a joyous holiday season filled with peace, love and happiness. Please enjoy these videos of Elmira College's premier a capella groups A1 & The Sauce and The Chiclettes performing 'Carol of...
Elmira College Receives a $2.25 Million Grant to Fund Health Sciences Center
— Wednesday, December 11, 2013
From President Ronald Champagne: "This is an important grant for the College and the local community. Elmira College is dedicated to the health care needs of the community. The College thanks local, regional, state and federal officials who...
Marc Dennis : An Artist, A Curator And A Rabbi Walk Into A Bar...
— Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Elmira College Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) has been awarded an Inter-Chapter Relations Grant
— Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Three science majors were successful in writing grants this term. The students co-authored the grants with Dr. Corey Stilts and submitted the grants to the American Chemical Society (ACS). An Inter-Chapter Relations (ICR) grant in the...
Men's Soccer Places Seven on Empire 8 All-Conference Team
— Friday, November 08, 2013
With the conclusion of the 2013 men's soccer season, Elmira College will be going out on a high note as they landed seven players on the Empire 8 All-Conference team. Elmira's seven players is the highest number of Empire 8 All-Conference...
Elmira College Freezes Tuition, Room & Board for 2014-2015 For Second Consecutive Year
— Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Elmira College has announced that it will once again freeze tuition, room and board rates for the 2014-2015 Academic Year. This is the second year in a row that the Board of Trustees has decided to keep tuition at 2012-13 rates. This decision...
2014 Orientation Leader Executive Committee
— Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Left to RightBack: Phillip Randall ’16, Allii Fontaine ’15, Scott Ferron ’16, Robby Simpson ’16, Tyler Tarnowicz ’16Front: Emily Hardy-Shephard ’15. Magee Barney ’16, Casey...
Elmira College Receives National Recognition
— Monday, October 21, 2013
EC Ranks No. 9 in USNews & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” Edition EC Awarded 2014 Military Friendly Schools® Designation USNews & World Report announced its 2014...
Guest Artist helms Elmira College’s Dancing at Lughnasa
— Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Dancing at Lughnasa, the Olivier and Tony Award winning play by Brian Friel, will open the 2013-2014 Elmira College Theatre Season. Performances are scheduled Thursday through Saturday, October 24th through the 26th at 8PM with a matinee Sunday...
New College-City Compact Reaffirms Commitment to Excellence
— Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Earlier today, Elmira City Mayor Sue Skidmore and Elmira College President Ronald Champagne met to sign a Quality of Life Compact to renew a commitment for a high quality of life for all who study, work and live in Elmira. Since its founding in...
Elmira College Hosts Seventh International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies
— Saturday, September 14, 2013
The Elmira College Center for Mark Twain Studies recently hosted the Seventh International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies, entitled One Man, Many Legacies. The conference took place August 1 through 3. The conference featured more...
Elmira College adds a Finance Major
— Friday, September 13, 2013
The finance major at Elmira College combines the best education in finance with the best of Elmira College. Elmira College has received full approval from the New York State Department of Education that the...
Elmira College Welcomes the Wonderful Class of 2017
— Friday, September 06, 2013
Elmira College’s President, Dr. Ronald Champagne, welcomed 321 freshmen to the College last Thursday. On Friday, 36 transfer students joined the program, bringing in a total of 359 new students for the academic year. Two hundred...
New Early Acceptance Partnership Creates Exciting Opportunity for EC Health Science Students
— Friday, September 06, 2013
This is a historic day for Elmira College, opening the doors for current and future students in the fields of Pharmacy, Dentistry, and Medicine. Elmira College and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine are proud to announce an early...
Elmira College Included in List of Top 10 Colleges that Lead to Grad School
— Tuesday, September 03, 2013
US News and World Report recently included Elmira College in an article entitled “10 Colleges that Lead to Grad School” about colleges that have the highest percentage of students attending graduate school within a year of...
Small Steps, Big Dreams: Lauren Sullivan '13 Becomes First EC Player Drafted in CWHL
— Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Former Elmira College women's ice hockey standout, Lauren Sullivan '13 was selected in the 10th round of the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) Entry Draft by the Toronto Furies. Sullivan becomes the first Elmira College women's ice hockey...
Elmira College Donates to Community Kitchen
— Monday, August 05, 2013
Elmira College students and faculty once again exemplified the College tradition of community service. At the end of the academic year, students and faculty have the option to donate the remaining money on their meal cards to the Elmira Community...
See EC Helps High School Students Get a Head Start
— Wednesday, July 31, 2013
See EC is a new summer program hosted by Elmira College and the Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education. The program allows high school students to experience college-level courses while being emmersed in life on a college campus. The...
Elmira College Welcomes Young Scientists to Campus
— Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Elmira College will be the host of four science camps as part of the Science & Discovery Center’s “Summer of Innovation 2013” program. Three of the camps will have fourth grade participants, and the last will have...
Esther Booth Alden Scholarship Awarded
— Thursday, June 20, 2013
Kathryn Graves ’15 is the 2013-2014 recipient of the Esther Booth Alden Scholarship awarded by the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus, Inc. The award is given annually to the nursing major selected by the Chemung County Home...
Students Graduate at Elmira College’s 155th Commencement
— Monday, June 03, 2013
Elmira College held its 155th Commencement on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at the First Arena. Robert Gottlieb ’76 delivered the Commencement Address to the graduates, their friends and family, college administrators, faculty and staff. The...
Four Elmira College ROTC Cadets Commissioned as Officers
— Friday, May 31, 2013
Four graduating Elmira College cadets were commissioned during the annual Army & Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony in Cowles Hall held Friday, May 31. This ceremony marks the completion of their time as EC Army & Air Force ROTC Cadets...
Fourth Annual Student Research Conference
— Monday, May 27, 2013
Elmira College recently held its Fourth Annual Student Research Conference at Cowles Hall. This year’s event included twenty-two upperclassmen students from a broad range of disciplinary perspectives offering both poster and oral...
Elmira College Enactus Competes at National Exposition
— Thursday, May 23, 2013
The Elmira College Enactus team recently competed in the Enactus USA National Exposition in Kansas City, and was recognized as the second runner up in the division. This places the team in the top 5 percent of teams in the county. More than 800...
Student Presents Research at Philosophy Conference
— Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Recently, Elmira College Student Anthony Annunziata '13 presented a research paper at the SUNY Oneonta Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. His paper was entitled "An Ethics of Becoming". After the presentation, Anthony was required to answer...
Elmira College Presents the President’s Council Award to G. Thomas Tranter, Jr. ’76
— Monday, May 20, 2013
Last week, the President’s Council of Elmira College awarded G. Thomas Tranter, Jr. ’76 its highest honor, The President’s Council Award, at a special presentation Thursday, May 16 at 6 p.m. at Elmira...
EC Theatre on the Road
— Tuesday, May 07, 2013
The Elmira College Theatre recently presented Short and Sweet for the Arts Council For Chautauqua County at the Reg Studio Theatre in downtown Jamestown New York. Short and Sweet is a collection of four short plays created for the...
Elmira College Professor Presents Paper co-authored by Alum
— Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, recently returned from the Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting in Chicago. At the meeting, he presented a paper co-authored with Elmira College alum Kat...
Yesukevich Successfully Defends Dissertation
— Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Alexa Yesukevich, Adjunct Professor of Sociology at Elmira College, successfully defended her dissertation last week at Cornell University. The title of the dissertation is “Informal Protest Through Everyday Performance: Understanding...
Elmira College Professor Interviewed by New York Times
— Thursday, April 25, 2013
Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, was recently interviewed by Jesse McKinley of the New York Times in a story about potential election law reform in New York State. Some state elected officials are...
Students Present Research at Speech-Language Hearing Association Conference
— Tuesday, April 16, 2013
On April 4, two Elmira College students presented their research at the Pennsylvania Speech-Language Hearing Association meeting in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Almara Hutchinson ’13and Kara Maison...
EC Offers Summer Program for High School Students
— Thursday, April 11, 2013
• Program dates: July 28 – August 10, 2013 Elmira College’s Office of Continuing Education is proudly introduce a new, two-week residential Summer Education Experience at Elmira College (SEE EC). SEE EC is an...
Two Elmira College Students Recognized at Model UN Conference
— Monday, April 08, 2013
Recently, two Elmira College students were recognized as Outstanding Delegates at the Brown University Crisis Simulation 2013. Katie Thompson ’14 and Bobby Killmer ’15 represented Elmira College in the conference, and...
Annual Academic Honors and Student Recognition Banquet Held
— Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Elmira College held its annual Academic Honors and Student Recognition Banquet, celebrating academic achievements and the contributions of students to clubs and organizations. Elmira College is unique among colleges in rewarding both academic and...
Students and Professor Present at Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy Conference
— Monday, April 01, 2013
Two Elmira College students recently presented research at an international conference on analytical chemistry. Caitlin Eno ’13 and Katelyn Nicoletta ’14 both presented research posters at the 64th Pittsburgh Conference on...
EC Enactus Wins Seventeenth Consecutive Championship
— Friday, March 22, 2013
The Elmira College Enactus team recently won its seventeenth consecutive Enactus USA Regional League Championship in Baltimore. With this victory, the Elmira College Enactus team advances to the 2013 Enactus USA National Exposition in Missouri to...
Student to Present at Sociology Conference
— Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Cheryl Garber ’13 will be presenting her original research project at the Eastern Sociological Society conference in Boston on March 22. Her paper is titled “How Have Movies in the Last 30 Years Influenced the Practice of...
Lucky Class of 2013 Recognized by Alumni Board
— Monday, March 18, 2013
The Lucky Class of 2013 began its countdown to Commencement with the annual Alumni Association Reception. Students took a class photo reminiscent of the one taken during Fall Orientation, received their Alumni pins, mingled with Alumni Association...
Sullivan & Steadman Lead Elmira to Third National Championship in Program History
— Sunday, March 17, 2013
Superior, WI –Lauren Sullivan '13 stopped 30 shots in her school record 11th shutout of the season and Taylor Steadman '16 tallied her seventh goal of the season as the Elmira College Women's Hockey team won a tightly contested game,...
Students and Professor Present Research at Psychology Conference
— Friday, March 15, 2013
Sean Brouty ’13, Ellen Gottuso ’14, and Nicole Olmsted ’13 recently traveled with Dr. Christopher Terry, Assistant Professor of Psychology, to present their research at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological...
Arts Alive Employee Raffle Winners Announced
— Wednesday, March 13, 2013
President Champagne and his wife Ruth announced the winners with Jade Williams '11, Box Office Manager and Encore Assistant The winners of the Arts Alive Employee Drawing have been announced. Winners for both the Celtic Nights performance and the...
Theatre Students Nominated for Irene Ryan Scholarships
— Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Following their performances in the highly successful Noises Off, two Elmira College Theatre students received nominations to the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival’s Irene Ryan Scholarship competition. Nolan Oxley...
Professor Elected as President of Society for Philosophy of Creativity, Central Division
— Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Dr. Corey McCall, Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religion, was recently elected as President of the Central Division of the Society for Philosophy of Creativity. Duties for this position include coordinating the program for the...
Phi Beta Kappa Inducts New Members
— Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Fifteen Elmira College Students were recently inducted into the Pi of New York Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Diane Boileau ’13, Sean Brouty ’13, Jasmine Cassel ’13, Mitchell Christman ’13, Francene Cicia...
Gannett-Tripp Library Awarded Grant for Mark Twain Collection
— Monday, March 11, 2013
The Gannett-Tripp Library has been awarded a grant through the Conservation Preservation Program of the New York State Library that will allow protective boxes to be made for 52 of the most valuable and fragile volumes in the Mark Twain...
Elmira College Student Received ROTC Scholarship, EC Employee Honored
— Monday, March 11, 2013
Michael Knapp ’15 recently won a scholarship through Army ROTC. Michael received this scholarship by excelling in academics, leadership, and the Army Physical Fitness Test. Michael received the scholarship during a ceremony on February...
Elmira College Professor Included in Article in YES! Magazine
— Friday, March 08, 2013
Marc Dennis, Associate Professor of Art at Elmira College, was recently included in a YES!Magazine article entitled “Edible Insects: Gross-Out or Global Food Solution?” In the article, Marc Dennis discusses how cultural...
Professor Published in Philosophy Journal
— Friday, March 01, 2013
Dr. Corey McCall, Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Elmira College, recently published a peer-reviewed article in the journal Foucault Studies entitled “Foucault’s Ambivalent Modernities: Foucault’s...
Elmira College Professor Featured on CNN Radio
— Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, was recently interviewed by CNN’s Barbara Hall for a CNN Radio story about the unicameral structure of State Government of Nebraska. To listen to the...
Grand Opening of the EC Writing Center
— Monday, February 25, 2013
Elmira College is pleased to announce the grand opening of the Writing Center. The goal of the Writing Center is make all students more effective, more confident writers. The Writing Center is a place where any student from any academic discipline...
Professor Publishes Book on the American Presidency
— Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, has written his first book, The Progression of the American Presidency: Individuals, Empire, and Change, published by Palgrave Macmillan. The work is a textbook on the...
Professor and Student Published in the International Journal of Economic Practices and Theories
— Tuesday, February 05, 2013
Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Assistant Professor of Economics, and EC student Patrick Reilly ’13 have co-authored a paper that was published in volume 3(1) of the International Journal of Economic Practices and Theories. The paper is entitled...
Elmira College Freezes Tuition, Room & Board for 2013-2014
— Monday, January 28, 2013
Elmira College has announced that it will freeze tuition, room and board rates for the 2013-2014 Academic Year. Additionally, the College has increased merit-based Honor Scholarships by $1,000 each year for all new full-time students entering in...
Elmira College Clubs to Host Hunger Awareness Event
— Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Elmira College Enactus (previously known as SIFE) and Circle K are partnering to host a Hunger Awareness Event as part of Enactus' Campbell's Soup "Let's Can Hunger" Project Partnership. The event will be held on Saturday, January 19, from 2 to 4...
EC Holds Annual Community Service Fair
— Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Yesterday, Elmira College held the annual Community Service Fair in the Dining Hall of the Campus Center. There were more than 60 organizations present to offer community service opportunities to more than 350 students taking the course this year....
Alumni attend inaugurations of presidents at different colleges and universities
— Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Barbara Simon Pearlman ’72, Leslie Pfeil ’70, Janet Pottinger Mance ’52, and Sheila Pataky Youngblood ’64 are four prominent alumni who were selected to attend inaugurations of presidents at different...
Elmira College To Hold Pre-Law Lecture Series
— Tuesday, January 08, 2013
Elmira College is holding a Winter 2013 Pre-Law Lecture Series. This series will run throughout Term II. All of the lectures will take place in the Kolker Lecture Hall at Elmira College. Dr. Joseph Lemak, Director of Freshman Writing Program,...
Dr. Randall Morrison Presents for EC Lecture Series in the Sciences
— Wednesday, January 02, 2013
Dr. Randall Morrison, an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at McDaniels College, gave a lecture entitled Island Lizard Diversity: Comparing the Bahamas and Madagascar, on November 9, 2012, as part of Elmira College’s...
Student Wins Norton Anthology Recitation Contest
— Friday, December 21, 2012
W.W. Norton & Co recently held the Norton Anthology 2012 Student Recitation Contest, and an Elmira College student was honored as one of the six contest winners. Amy Schmidt ’15 of Batavia, NY is an International Studies major with a...
Elmira College Students Raise More Than $3,400 for Hurricane Sandy Relief
— Wednesday, December 19, 2012
On December 8, 2012, Elmira College students held a “Restore the Shore” event and raised $3,416.96 to donate to the American Red Cross to aid the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The event started as an idea of Mollyrose Jensen...
Elmira College Featured on Holiday Card
— Monday, December 17, 2012
Elmira College has been featured on the Commission for Independent Colleges and University 2012 holiday card. Every year the institute picks a different theme and has colleges submit photos according to the theme. This year, the holiday card...
Elmira College Students and Faculty Partner with C TRAN to Create Photography Exhibit
— Monday, December 10, 2012
Elmira College students Desiree Caballero ’13 and Renee Bonacci ’13, under the direction of photography professor Jan Kather, are involved in a public art exhibit entitled “Moving Portraits.” The opening...
Elmira College Professor's One Act Play Performed
— Friday, December 07, 2012
Elmira College Director of Theatre John Kelly recently wrote a one act play entitled Mandala. The play received its premier performances October 29th as part of a series of community awareness programs at Seaside High School in Port Orange,...
Students Selected as Finalists for Norton Anthology Contest
— Friday, November 30, 2012
Three Elmira College Students have been chosen as finalists by W. W. Norton & Co editors for The Norton Anthology Student Recitation Contest 2012. These students, Katie Gaskin ’15, Nicole Gentile ’16, and Amy Schmidt...
Elmira College Students to Host “Restore the Shore” Fundraiser
— Monday, November 19, 2012
Elmira College students are hosting a “Restore the Shore” fundraiser on Saturday December 8th from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Campus Center Dining Hall and Tifft Lounge. The “Restore the Shore” project is being...
Elmira College Mathematics Students Predict Election Outcome
— Monday, November 19, 2012
On Election Day, three EC mathematics courses participated in a lab to predict the outcomes of the Presidential Election. The students were split into groups and using various sets of polling information, each group predicted the election outcome....
Elmira College Professor Provides Political Commentary on Election
— Monday, November 19, 2012
During the recent election cycle, Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science, maintained a busy schedule. After each of the presidential debates, Dr. Twombly appeared either on Twin Tiers Tonight Late Edition on WENY or Good Morning...
Professor Emeritus of Elmira College Published in Oxford University Publication
— Thursday, November 08, 2012
Gerald Parkhouse, Corning Glass Professor Emeritus of Elmira College, was recently published in Oxford University's termly publication Christ Church Matters. The article is entitled “New Light on the Early Days of the Christ Church Boat...
Elmira College Selected as a Top Military-Friendly College
— Thursday, November 08, 2012
Elmira College has been selected as a G.I. Jobs Magazine Top Military-Friendly College. The College will be recognized in the 2013 issue of G.I. Jobs Guide to Military Friendly Schools for its effort to make it easier for men and women in uniform...
Professor and Student to be Published in Journal of Energy and Development
— Monday, November 05, 2012
Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Assistant Professor of Economics, and EC student Cassondra Bruce ’14, have co-authored a paper that will be published as the feature article in volume 38 of the Journal of Energy and Development. The paper is...
Elmira College Professor to Co-Chair Museum of Jewish Heritage Event
— Friday, November 02, 2012
Elmira College Professor of Art Marc Dennis has been named an Honorary Co-Chair at an upcoming event at The Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City, on Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. The event "Into The Light" is a program that...
Douglas Blackiston Presents for EC Lecture Series in the Sciences
— Friday, November 02, 2012
Dr. Douglas Blackiston, a researcher at Tufts University, gave a lecture entitled Plasticity of the Vertebrate Nervous System: The Brain's Response to Novel Sensory Information on October 23, 2012, as part of Elmira College’s Lecture...
Elmira College Hosts Mathematical Association of America Conference
— Wednesday, October 31, 2012
On October 19-20, 2012, Elmira College hosted the Fall Meeting of the Seaway Section of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA). The meeting brought in mathematics faculty and undergraduate students from throughout upstate and western New...
Elmira College Professor Recognized for Community Contributions
— Friday, October 26, 2012
Elmira College Art Professor Chris Longwell was honored last week by Catholic Charities as Advocate of the Year for his dedication to the organization over the last seven years. The even more significant honor was that Catholic Charities decided...
Bryan Karazsia Presents for EC Lecture Series in the Sciences
— Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Bryan Karazsia, an assistant professor of psychology at the College of Wooster, gave a talk to the EC community on October 18, "Happy Fish and Suicidal Shrimp: Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Solutions to the Presence of Antidepressants in...
Elmira College Introduces Women’s and Gender Studies Program
— Thursday, October 18, 2012
Elmira College is proud to announce that the Women’s Studies Program at Elmira College is changing its name to the Women’s and Gender Studies Program (WAGS). “This name reflects a new sense of mission to better serve...
Elmira College to Hold Lecture Series in the Sciences
— Friday, October 12, 2012
Elmira College is holding a Lecture Series in the Sciences. This series will run throughout the fall and is free and open to the public. All of the lectures will take place in the Kolker Lecture Hall at Elmira College. Bryan Karazisia, Ph.D., The...
Elmira College Donates to Community Kitchen and Food Bank of the Southern Tier
— Friday, October 05, 2012
Elmira College students and faculty once again exemplified the College tradition of community service. At the end of the academic year, students and faculty have the option to donate the remaining money on their meal cards to the Elmira Community...
Elmira College’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa held public lecture by Dr. Sarah L. Keller
— Friday, October 05, 2012
Dr. Sarah L. Keller, a Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar from the University of Washington, gave a lecture on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 4:30 P.M. in the Kolker Lecture Hall at Elmira College. The lecture was entitled “How Playing with...
Professor Chris Longwell and Heroes Your Mom Threw Out Comic Shop to Receive 2012 Arts Partnership Awards
— Tuesday, September 25, 2012
The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes (The ARTS Council) is proud to recognize Chris Longwell of Elmira and Heroes Your Mom Threw Out Comic Shop (Jared Aiosa, proprietor) of Elmira Heights as this year's recipients of The ARTS Council's...
Elmira College Key Winners Honored at Luncheon
— Friday, September 21, 2012
Thirty-three members of the Legendary Class of 2016 who are winners of the Elmira College Key were honored at a luncheon in Hamilton Great Hall. Honorees were congratulated by faculty, administrators, past Key winners, and members of the Elmira...
Top Scholars Recognizes at Convocation
— Friday, September 21, 2012
More than two hundred and fifty top academic scholars in the Legendary Class of 2016 were honored at Fall Convocation in Gibson Theatre. Convocation is one of the College’s time-honored traditions, recognizing the best and brightest of...
Student Science Group Receives National Recognition
— Wednesday, September 19, 2012
The Elmira College American Chemical Society (ACS) Student Affiliate group was awarded a Commendable Chapter Award by the ACS. The ACS gives out three different awards, Outstanding, Commendable, and Honorable Mention, and it is a huge success that...
Professor Recognized for Testing Accommodations Research
— Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Dr. Ben Lovett, Assistant Professor of Psychology, is currently co-authoring a book, Testing Accommodations for Students with Disabilities: Research-Based Practice, which is under contract with the American Psychological Association press....
Elmira College’s Octagon Fair 2012
— Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Elmira College invites the public to the 45th annual Octagon Fair on Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Elmira College campus. This year’s theme is Circus! Student clubs and organizations will display...
Elmira College Ranks No. 7 in US News & World Report’s 2013 “America’s Best Colleges” Edition
— Friday, September 14, 2012
USNews & World Report announced its 2013 “America's Best Colleges” rankings and Elmira College was ranked seventh in its category. Elmira College was ranked seventh in the “Best Regional College -...
Elmira College Welcomes the Legendary Class of 2016
— Thursday, August 30, 2012
Elmira College’s President, Dr. Ronald Champagne, welcomed 376 freshmen to the College today on the portico of historic Cowles Hall during the College’s nationally recognized Orientation program. On Friday, 44 transfer students...
Elmira College Hosts Congressman Tom Reed’s Academic Roundtable
— Thursday, August 23, 2012
Elmira College hosted Congressman Tom Reed and for a roundtable discussion with the Presidents and other academic administrators for the colleges and universities in his district.Dr. Ronald Champagne, EC President, welcomed the Congressman and the...
Pat Thompson ’75 Appointed First Vice President of Empire 8
— Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Rochester, NY: The Empire 8 Athletic Conference is proud to announce new officers for the next two years, effective July 1, 2012. Pat Thompson, the Director of Athletics at Elmira College will commence a two-year term as first Vice President,...