Look at Samuel Clemens, Brand Manager
— Monday, October 31, 2016
The final lecture in the fall portion of The Trouble Begins at Eight Lecture Series will be presented at 8:00 p.m., on Wednesday, November 2 in Cowles Hall on the Elmira College campus. Beginning...
Internship at Veterinary Hospital Furthers Career Direction
— Friday, October 28, 2016
This week's ‪#‎SoaringToSuccess features Elizabeth Johnson '17. The biology major, who aspires to become a veterinarian, interned for two summers and many school breaks at the Rotterdam Veterinary Hospital in Rotterdam, New...
Families Invited to Trick-or-Treat for a Cause
— Thursday, October 27, 2016
Local trick-or-treaters and their families are invited to the Elmira College campus on Monday, October 31 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. for a family-friendly night of trick-or-treating and games – all for a...
Emerging Scholar Lecture Explores Theory, Thinking
— Thursday, October 27, 2016
The Emerging Scholar Lecture Series begins on Tuesday, November 1 with a presentation by Nicolette Bragg, a Ph.D. candidate at Cornell University, at 4:30 p.m. in Peterson Chapel, Cowles Hall. Bragg’s presentation titled,...
Dr. Sharma's Research Paper to be Published
— Thursday, October 27, 2016
Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Associate Professor of Economics, has had his paper “Remittances and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Mexico” accepted for publication in a forthcoming edition of the International Labour Review....
Student Artwork on Display in George Waters Gallery
— Wednesday, October 26, 2016
The George Waters Gallery will showcase the works of Elmira College students enrolled in studio art courses, including painting, drawing, illustration, ceramics, sculpture, photography and electronic arts classes. This installation is the first...
Men’s Lacrosse Fundraising to Support HEADstrong Foundation
— Wednesday, October 26, 2016
For the second consecutive year, the Elmira College men's lacrosse team has partnered with the HEADstrong Foundation to raise money for cancer victims through the organization's annual Lacrosse Mustache Madness campaign. HEADstrong was...
Virtual Tour Provides Look Inside House at Quarry Farm
— Tuesday, October 25, 2016
In accordance with the agreement Elmira College holds with the Langdon family, the house at Quarry Farm is normally open only to Mark Twain scholars.  But a new website and online virtual tour are now making it possible for the public...
Center for Mark Twain Studies Hosts Contemporary Performer
— Tuesday, October 25, 2016
The Center for Mark Twain Studies welcomes contemporary performer, Dan Hoyle to Gibson Theatre on Thursday, October 27 at 7:00 p.m. Hoyle blends his talents as a journalist, comedian, actor, and social critic into a unique and innovative genre...
Fall Visit Days Offer In-Depth Look at Elmira College
— Tuesday, October 25, 2016
This Saturday, October 29, the Office of Admissions will host the second of three Fall Visit Days, providing high school sophomores, juniors and seniors an in-depth look at what makes Elmira College a top-tier national liberal arts...
Students Present at Undergraduate Research Symposium
— Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Last week three students, Cory Blanchard ‘17, Melody Rubeiro ’17, and Zachory Park ’17, accompanied by Dr. Christine Bezotte, Associate Professor of Biology, presented their summer research posters at the 19th Annual...
Alumni Enjoy Visit to Fenimore Art Museum
— Monday, October 24, 2016
This past weekend more than 30 alumni, administrators, and faculty members visited the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, New York, for an alumni event. The group enjoyed a guided tour through The Instruction of Young Ladies: Arts from Private...
Hodlofski, Schieder Named Athletes of the Week
— Monday, October 24, 2016
Jordan Hodlofski '17 of the men's soccer team and Natalie Schieder '19 of the women's volleyball team have been named Elmira College Athletes of the Week for their fine individual efforts over the week that was. Click...
Teacher Education Grant Focuses on New York’s Indigenous Communities
— Monday, October 24, 2016
   A growing number of students of color are enrolled in kindergarten through 12th grade in schools in New York State. Specifically in the 2013-2014 school year, 15,390 self-identified Indigenous students were enrolled...
Term III Travel Inspires Graduate Studies Abroad
— Friday, October 21, 2016
It is now the final countdown to the Elmira College Graduate School Fair on Thursday, October 27 in Speidel Gymnasium. To get ready, our #SoaringToSuccess series is spotlighting alumni now hard at work in graduate school. This week is Kaitlyn...
Graduate School Fair Open to Students, Community
— Friday, October 21, 2016
Join Elmira College and the Office of Career Services at the 31st Annual Graduate School Fair on Thursday, October 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in Speidel Gymnasium. Speak with representatives from over 55 colleges and...
Mid-Term Break Brings Fall Fun
— Thursday, October 20, 2016
The mid-semester mark is here and students are heading out on fall break starting Thursday, October 20. Classes will resume on Monday, October 24. If you are a student and traveling, heading home or staying local, share your fall break...
Twain Symposium Attracts International Scholars
— Thursday, October 20, 2016
Earlier this month the Center for Mark Twain Studies hosted a weekend symposium at Quarry Farm titled, “Mark Twain and Youth.” More than 45 Mark Twain Scholars and enthusiasts from across the globe gathered to hear...
Community Invited to Lecture, Discussion on Diversity and Literature
— Thursday, October 20, 2016
How does art spark dialogue across barriers and confront stereotypes through fictional characters? Creative writer, Alex Juffer will address this question in his presentation, "Stirring the Melting Pot: Race, Literature and the Misrepresentation...
Weekend Features Regional Alumni Events
— Wednesday, October 19, 2016
This fall weekend offers two event opportunities for alumni in the Cooperstown and Rochester regions. In Cooperstown, alumni are invited for cocktails, dinner and a tour at 5:30 p.m., Saturday, October 22, at the Fenimore Art Museum. The...
Soccer Programs To Host Alumni Weekend
— Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Elmira College head men's soccer coach Keith Moore and head women's soccer coach Kaitlyn Mallernee are pleased to host the EC Soccer Alumni Weekend on Campus Field on Saturday, October 22nd, and Sunday,...
Service of Remembrance Held
— Tuesday, October 18, 2016
The Office of Alumni Relations hosted the annual Service of Remembrance to honor more than 60 loyal alumni who passed away this past year. During the ceremony, photos and memories were shared on each alumni, current students recited poetry, and...
Alumni Spotlight: Iiona Scully '11
— Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Iiona Scully '11 has a long-standing fascination with psychology. A fascination that started in high school and has taken her through an undergraduate degree at Elmira College, a graduate degree at Towson University, and now a doctorate degree...
Twain's Fashions Suit His Purpose
— Monday, October 17, 2016
The next lecture in the fall portion of The Trouble Begins at Eight Lecture Series will be presented at 8:00 p.m., on Wednesday, October 19 in the Barn at Quarry Farm. Doors open at 7:30...
Professor Kelly’s Plays Published and Competing
— Monday, October 17, 2016
Professor John J. Kelly, Director of the Theatre Program, continues his playwriting success with new publication and competition opportunities. His short play, titled Special, was recently selected for inclusion in the anthology, Best 5-Minute...
Fritsche, Kaznowski Crowned Athletes of the Week
— Monday, October 17, 2016
James Fritsche '18 of the men's cross country team and Taylor Kaznowski '19 of the women's volleyball team have been awarded Elmira College Athlete of the Week honors for the week ending October 16th. Click here to...
Visiting Scholar Lecture Open to Community
— Friday, October 14, 2016
***The presentation by Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Dr. Jeremy Sabloff, scheduled for Monday, October 17th has had to be cancelled.  We hope to welcome Dr. Sabloff to campus during the 2017 Winter Term.  New information will...
Climb Every Mountain, Study Everything Chemistry
— Friday, October 14, 2016
The EC Graduate School Fair, set for Thursday, October 27, is quickly approaching. To get ready we are #SoaringToSuccess with Elmira College alumni now in graduate school. This week spotlights Tyler Myers ’16. Tyler is a materials...
Fall Visit Days Offer In-Depth Look at Elmira College
— Thursday, October 13, 2016
This Saturday, October 15, the Office of Admissions will host the first of three Fall Visit Days, providing high school sophomores, juniors and seniors an in-depth look at what makes Elmira College a top-tier national liberal arts...
Men's Lacrosse to Host Alumni Game
— Thursday, October 13, 2016
Elmira College head men's lacrosse coach Preston Chapman is pleased to host the Men's Lacrosse Alumni Game at the Murray Athletic Center on Saturday, October 15 at 3 p.m. All former Elmira men's lacrosse players and their guests are...
Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture Open to Community
— Tuesday, October 11, 2016
***The presentation by Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Dr. Jeremy Sabloff, scheduled for Monday, October 17th has had to be cancelled.  We hope to welcome Dr. Sabloff to campus during the 2017 Winter Term.  New information will...
Students Inducted into Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
— Tuesday, October 11, 2016
More than 30 students were inducted into the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society during a ceremony held last week in Hamilton Hall. Phi Eta Sigma emphasizes not only academic achievements but three personal qualities which are essential to a...
Sara Kazerouni, Tilila El Yazidi Named Athletes of the Week
— Tuesday, October 11, 2016
A multi-goal effort from Sara Kazerouni '18 of the women's soccer team and a record-setting weekend for Tilila El Yazidi '20 of the women's tennis team have earned the two student-athletes Elmira College...
Elmira College Key Recognizes Student Potential
— Monday, October 10, 2016
Elmira College recognized many of its most promising new students with the 81st awarding of the Elmira College Key on Friday, October 7 at an afternoon reception in Hamilton Great Hall. Presented by the Alumni Association, the Key Award...
Twain-Twichell Letters Reveal the Personal Side of Twain
— Monday, October 10, 2016
The second lecture in the fall portion of The Trouble Begins at Eight Lecture Series will be presented by Peter Messent, at 8:00 p.m., on Wednesday, October 12 in the Barn at Quarry Farm. Doors open...
Alumna Shares Her Law School Experience
— Friday, October 07, 2016
In preparation for the Graduate School Fair on October 27 in Speidel Gymnaisum, this month’s  #SoaringToSuccess stories feature Elmira alum now in grad school, including alumna, Caiti Anderson ’15. Caiti is attending...
Propel Your Future Forward This Month with Career Services
— Friday, October 07, 2016
Throughout the month of October the Office of Career Services is hosting a variety of events for students and the community, including Mentor Mondays, Lunch and Learn and Live @ Five workshops, and the Graduate School Fair.  Mentor...
Theatre Season Opens with 2000-Year-Old Comedy
— Thursday, October 06, 2016
Frogs, Greek Gods, Bacchants, monsters and many more make their appearance upon Elmira College’s Gibson Theatre stage from October 13 through the 16 as Aristophanes The Frogs opens the 2016-2017 Theatre...
Alumnus Presenting in Science Lecture Series
— Thursday, October 06, 2016
Alumnus Dillon Damuth ’13, Ph.D. student in developmental biology at Georgetown University, continues the Lecture Series in the Sciences with a presentation on Friday, October 7 at 6 p.m. in Kolker...
Men's Hockey Hosting Columbus Day Skills Clinic
— Thursday, October 06, 2016
The storied Elmira College men's ice hockey program will hold a Columbus Day Skills Clinic for boys and girls at the Murray Athletic Center on Monday, October 10. Players who attend the Columbus Day Skills Clinic will have the opportunity to...
Octagon Fair Offers Food, Music, Activities
— Wednesday, October 05, 2016
Elmira College invites the public to the annual Octagon Fair on Saturday, October 8, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Elmira College campus. The family-friendly event offers a variety of fun, food, games, crafts, and live entertainment...
Students Volunteer at Annual Wineglass Marathon
— Tuesday, October 04, 2016
This past weekend students from the field hockey, baseball, and men’s basketball teams volunteered at the local Wineglass Marathon. Students handed out water, Gatorade and spirited cheers at three different stations along the racecourse...
New Book Guides Students Through College Choice
— Monday, October 03, 2016
In a recently published book, Mistakes to Avoid When Deciding on Your College, Dr. Norman Smith provides insight and tips for families to consider as students begin the college selection process. The book is available as a free...
Audrey Clarke '18, Atu Machika '18 Named Athletes of the Week
— Monday, October 03, 2016
Classmates Audrey Clarke '18 of the women's golf team and Atu Machika '18 of the field hockey team have been crowned Elmira College Athletes of the Week for their outstanding efforts throughout the week ending...