Elmira College Men's Hockey Continues with 5-3 Upset Win over Third-Ranked Babson
— Sunday, November 29, 2015
It is official – Elmira College men's ice hockey is back. The Soaring Eagles took down another nationally ranked program on Sunday, November 29th, for EC's third consecutive win over a Top-15 opponent, as Elmira handed third-ranked...
Chamber of Commerce Honors Elmira College's Director of Mark Twain Center Dr. Barbara Snedecor
— Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Chamber of Commerce Honors Dr. Barbara Snedecor with Inaugural Presentation of The Living Heritage Award. In recent years, leaders of the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce have noticed a new and very becoming enhancement of local legacies....
Mark Twain’s 180th Birthday Celebration Concludes 2015 Fall Lecture Series
— Tuesday, November 24, 2015
The 2015 Fall Mark Twain Lecture Series wraps up Monday, November 30th at 7:00 p.m., in historic Cowles Hall, as part of a Mark Twain’s 180th Birthday Celebration. The 180th Birthday Celebration features the...
Elmira College Participates in #GivingTuesday Campaign For Third Year
— Monday, November 23, 2015
On Tuesday, December 1st, Elmira College will participate in #GivingTuesday for the third year. This year, two members of the Elmira College Board of Trustees have challenged alumni, parents, and friends of the College with a $20,000 gift, if...
Elmira College Dance Marathon To Take Place in April 2016
— Monday, November 23, 2015
According to Children’s Miracle Network, every minute, 62 children enter a CMN Hospital for treatment. This network of hospitals that extends across North America provides $3.4 billion in charity care annually, and the positive impacts...
Elmira College Theatre Hits the Big Apple
— Friday, November 20, 2015
Elmira College Theatre students studying arts management recently travelled to New York City for a first-hand look at the world of working theatre professionals. The students met with Alex Roe, Artistic Director and Producer, after viewing a...
Elmira College to Host Holiday Craft Fair at Murray Athletic Center
— Friday, November 20, 2015
The Elmira College Department of Athletics is holding a holiday craft fair at the Murray Athletic Center on Sunday, December 6, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The "Under the Dome Craft Fair" will feature gifts and hand-crafted goods...
Elmira College Baseball Continues Shoe Collection Fundraiser
— Thursday, November 19, 2015
The Elmira College Baseball team will continue to collect shoes through December 6th as part of their shoe collection drive, which began in September. Gently worn, used, or new shoes are sought and can be dropped off at head coach Corey Paluga's...
Elmira College Professor Receives Grant for Reading and Discussion Group
— Thursday, November 19, 2015
Dr. Corey McCall, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religion, has received a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities to conduct a reading and discussion group around the theme of "James Baldwin's America."  The meetings...
Elmira College Men’s Basketball Gearing up for 2015-16 Season
— Thursday, November 19, 2015
On Saturday, November 21, come support Elmira College Men’s Basketball at their Tip-Off Tournament at 2:00 p.m. or 4:00 p.m. in Speidel Gymnasium.  Elmira College men's basketball tips off their 2015-2016 season this...
Elmira College to Host Holiday Craft Fair at Murray Athletic Center
— Wednesday, November 18, 2015
The Elmira College Department of Athletics is holding a holiday craft fair at the Murray Athletic Center on Sunday, December 6, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The "Under the Dome Craft Fair" will feature gifts and hand-crafted goods...
Elmira College Student Activities To Hold Film Screening
— Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Elmira College Student Activities will be holding a film screening of He Named Me Malala, on November 18 at 5:30 p.m. in MacKenzie’s. The film is a portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the...
Elmira College Women’s Ice Hockey Moves Up to No. 2 in USCHO Poll
— Wednesday, November 18, 2015
The Elmira College women's ice hockey team moved up one spot to No. 2 in the latest U.S. College Hockey Online (USCHO) National Poll.  The Soaring Eagles swept SUNY Cortland in Elmira's conference-opening weekend. Elmira, paced by a...
Elmira College Makes Standardized Tests Optional for Admission
— Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Beginning with the freshman class of 2016, Elmira College will make college entrance examinations optional for admission. Elmira College joins more than 195 “top tier” schools, and more than 900 colleges and universities...
Elmira College Students Present Research at New York Reading Association Conference
— Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Recently, seven Elmira College education students presented their research at the New York State Reading Association’s Annual Conference in Saratoga Springs.  This marks the second year Dr. Deborah Owens, Associate Professor...
Elmira College Economics Professor Delivers Keynote Address at International Seminar
— Tuesday, November 17, 2015
Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Associate Professor of Economics, recently delivered the keynote address at the Seventh International Seminar of Local Public Economics in Mazatlán, Mexico, hosted by the Autonomous University of Sinaloa. In his...
Elmira College receives YWCA Racial Justice Award
— Tuesday, November 17, 2015
The Human Relations Commission of Chemung County and the YWCA of Elmira and the Twin Tiers recently presented Elmira College with the 2015 YWCA Racial Justice Award. “This award is really a tribute to our students and faculty who have...
Pride Symposium Film Screening of The Hunting Grounds and Panel Discussion
— Monday, November 16, 2015
On Monday, November 16th at 6:45 p.m. in the Tripp Lecture Hall located in The Gannett Trip Library, Elmira College’s PRIDE and Women’s and Genders Studies will be featuring a film screening of the film The Hunting Grounds...
Elmira College presents Orchesis in Gibson Theatre
— Friday, November 13, 2015
Orchesis, the Elmira College Dance organization, will be performing on Friday, November 13, and Saturday, November 14, at 8:00 p.m. in Gibson Theatre located in Emerson Hall. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Orchesis is designed to open and expand...
Elmira College Christian Fellowship Packs Over 1,000 Gifts for Children Around the World
— Friday, November 13, 2015
The Elmira College Christian Fellowship Club recently invited students, campus-wide, to pack shoebox gifts for Operation Christmas Child, a project of the international relief organization Samaritan’s Purse.  More than...
Elmira College to Host Keynote Lecture on Marriage Equality
— Thursday, November 12, 2015
Ithaca attorney Mariette Geldenhuys will deliver the Keynote Address of the Elmira College PRIDE Symposium, “What’s Next After Marriage Equality?” today at 4 p.m. in Harris Hall Classroom 4. Geldenhuys has 25 years...
Cornell’s Dr. Michael Rutzke ’77 Concludes Elmira College Science Lecture Series
— Thursday, November 12, 2015
Dr. Michael Rutzke ’77, Senior Research Associate at Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, will be concluding the 2015 Lecture Series in the Sciences Friday, November 13 at 6:00 p.m. in Peterson Chapel, Cowles...
Elmira College Participates in "Greenlight A Vet" Campaign
— Thursday, November 12, 2015
// #greenlightavet #ElmiraProud Posted by Elmira College on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 On Veterans Day, Elmira College participated in the Greenlight A Vet campaign by lighting the cupola historic Cowles Hall...
Elmira College Faculty Art 2015 Exhibition Opens
— Thursday, November 12, 2015
Reception tonight at 5 p.m. The opening reception for the 2015 Elmira College Faculty Art Exhibition is Thursday, November 12 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the George Waters Gallery located in the Campus Center. The Faculty Art Exhibition will run until...
Cornell’s Dr. Michael Rutzke ’77 Concludes Elmira College Science Lecture Series
— Thursday, November 12, 2015
Dr. Michael Rutzke ’77, Senior Research Associate at Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, will be concluding the 2015 Lecture Series in the Sciences Friday, November 13 at 6:00 p.m. in Peterson Chapel, Cowles...
Hoops Hysteria Tips Off Wednesday Night
— Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Elmira College men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the annual Hoops Hysteria event, sponsored by the Student Association Finance Board, on Wednesday, November 11th, at 9:00 p.m. in Speidel Gymnasium. The first 500...
Elmira College Named to National 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List
— Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Elmira College announced today that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs® and Military Spouse Magazine.  This marks the fourth year that Elmira College has...
Center for Mark Twain Studies Featured in National Twain Publication
— Tuesday, November 10, 2015
The most recent issue of the Mark Twain Annual, the official publication of The Mark Twain Circle of America, is dense with connections to Elmira College’s Center for Mark Twain Studies, including pieces from director Dr. Barbara...
Elmira College Faculty Member, Jan Kather, Receives Prestigious Award
— Thursday, November 05, 2015
Jan Kather, media artist and arts educator, received one of two 2015 ARTS Partnership Awards from The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes. The awards are presented annually to individuals, businesses, schools, or organizations that have...
Elmira College Lecturer to Serve on Community Foundation Panel
— Thursday, November 05, 2015
Dr. Geetha X Louisnathan, a lecturer from the Elmira College Department of Human Services, will serve on the grant panel of the Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, a small group of people with...
Humanities Department to Screen Film on Police Brutality in the African American Community on November 11, 2015
— Wednesday, November 04, 2015
On November 11, the Humanities Division, the Arts and Lectures Committee, and the Honors Program at Elmira College will sponsor a viewing of THE THROWAWAYS, a personal exploration of the devastating impact of police brutality and mass...
Students Speak: Meet Kyle Graham '16
— Monday, November 02, 2015
Hometown: Ulysses, Pennsylvania Majors: Economics, Finance, and Business Administration; concentration in Management Campus Engagement: RA, President of Student Association and Omicron Delta Kappa, Campus Center Student Director,...