Dr. Thomas Keith Meier, L.H.D. ’12, Twelfth President of Elmira College, 1987-2012
— Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Dr. Thomas Keith Meier, Elmira College’s Twelfth President and Simeon Benjamin Professor of English Literature, has passed away. Dr. Meier began his tenure as President at Elmira College in 1987. He was the second-longest serving...
Thank You for Helping Us Reach Our Goal
— Wednesday, November 30, 2016
On behalf of current and future students, we extend a heartfelt thank you to the alumni, parents, employees, and friends of Elmira College who supported yesterday’s #GivingTuesday event. Thanks to your generosity, we not only met, but...
Second Annual Under the Dome Craft Fair Set for December 4th
— Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Elmira College is pleased to announce the second annual "Under the Dome Craft Fair" will take place on Sunday, December 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Similar to the inaugural event, the venue for this year's holiday craft fair will be at the...
Celebrate #GivingTuesday Today
— Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Today, Tuesday, November 29, Elmira College is participating in #GivingTuesday for the fourth year. This global giving campaign ensures that Elmira College continues to offer students scholarships and new educational opportunities. To get the...
Cuce, Vespucci Awarded Athletes of the Week
— Monday, November 28, 2016
First-year forward Matthew Cuce '20 of the men's ice hockey team and second-year post player Rachel Vespucci '19 of the women's basketball team have been crowned the Elmira College Athletes of the Week for the...
Clarke Health Center Presents AIDS Memorial Quilt Panel
— Monday, November 28, 2016
The Clarke Health Center will present a panel from the AIDS Memorial Quilt in the Campus Center from Monday, November 28 – Sunday, December 4.  The panel display is part of the World AIDS Day activities sponsored by the...
Step Back in Time This Thanksgiving
— Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Many Thanksgiving dinner tables traditionally feature roasted turkey with sides of green bean casserole, stuffing, and potatoes. But have you ever wondered what Thanksgiving might have been like in the past? Were the food staples or traditions...
College Participates in Global #GivingTuesday Campaign
— Tuesday, November 22, 2016
On Tuesday, November 29, Elmira College once again will participate in the global day of giving, #GivingTuesday.  Funds raised on this day will support College scholarships, which make an immediate and direct impact for many aspiring,...
Harkins, Granato Named Athletes of the Week
— Monday, November 21, 2016
The high-scoring efforts of men's basketball 3-point marksman Hayden Harkins '18 and women's ice hockey second-year forward Katie Granato '19 earned the two student-athletes the Elmira College Athlete of the...
#ECGivesThanks: Share Your Turkey Day Festivities
— Monday, November 21, 2016
Thanksgiving Break is here and we want to know what you’re thankful for and what kinds of family traditions mean the most to you. Use #ECGivesThanks and share your Thanksgiving festivities on social media. Whether you’re...
Studying Art History, Discovering Her Future
— Friday, November 18, 2016
This week's #‎SoaringToSuccess student is McKayla Sluga ’17. The history and American studies double major collaborated with Dr. Charles Mitchell, Professor of American Studies and Dean of Academic Affairs, to complete...
NYC-Area Alumni Gather for Hockey Game
— Thursday, November 17, 2016
This past weekend alumni in the New York City area gathered for an Elmira College men’s hockey game against Manhattanville College in Rye, New York. Classes ranging from 1978 to 2014 cheered on the Soaring Eagles while catching up with...
Professor, Student Co-Author Paper to be Published
— Thursday, November 17, 2016
Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Associate Professor of Economics, and Abigail Carr ’16, an economics and accounting alumna, recently co-authored a paper that has been accepted for publication in the International Journal of Applied...
Golden Keys To Elmira College
— Wednesday, November 16, 2016
When you visit Elmira College, you will likely meet a Gold Key or two. These aren’t literal keys, but students who serve as tour guides and ambassadors for the College. Each of these students has a tremendous amount of...
Enactus, Sunshine Insurance Host Annual Scholarship Contest
— Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Four Bahamian secondary students were the recipients of $150,000 in scholarships for their entrepreneurial spirit during the 14th Annual Elmira College Enactus – Sunshine Insurance Essay Contest recently held in Nassau. Yamille Moss of...
New Edition of the EC Octagon Available Online, Mobile
— Tuesday, November 15, 2016
The EC Octagon, the College’s student-run newspaper, just published a new online mobile-friendly edition. The student writers focused this edition on the recent presidential election as well as opinion pieces on trending events,...
Jerolman, Lahey Crowned Athletes of the Week
— Monday, November 14, 2016
Classmates Maddy Jerolman '19 and Meg Lahey '19 of the nationally-ranked women's ice hockey team have been named the Elmira College Athletes of the Week after leading the Soaring Eagles to a sweep of Chatham...
PRIDE Symposium Focused on LGBTQ Healthcare
— Monday, November 14, 2016
The PRIDE Symposium, recently held on campus, was an opportunity for students and local healthcare professionals to come together and learn more about the LGBTQ community. The week of events included a film screening, training workshop, panel...
Dr. Pitner’s Paper Presented at State Conference
— Monday, November 14, 2016
Dr. Mark Pitner, Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies, presented the paper titled, “Changing perceptions of disability in early imperial China” at the New York Conference of Asian Studies recently held at Utica...
A Scientific Summer of Research, Learning
— Friday, November 11, 2016
This week's #‎SoaringToSuccess spotlights Brandon Davis '17. This science-focused double major spent this past summer conducting research in a biomolecular lab in Rochester, New York. Let’s learn more from...
George Waters Art Gallery Displays Faculty Artwork
— Thursday, November 10, 2016
The George Waters Art Gallery will showcase the artwork of Elmira College faculty members Derek Chalfant, Jan Kather, Chris Longwell and Aaron Kather from November 10 - December 9. The exhibit includes a variety of artwork from sculptures and...
Fall Visit Day Offers In-Depth Look at Elmira College
— Wednesday, November 09, 2016
This Saturday, November 12, the Office of Admissions will host the third and final Fall Visit Day of the season, providing high school sophomores, juniors and seniors an in-depth look at what makes Elmira College a top-tier national liberal arts...
Elmira College Receives Grant from The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation
— Wednesday, November 09, 2016
Elmira College recently received a generous grant for a fourth consecutive year from The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation. The $15,000 grant-in-aid has been distributed to selected Tioga County, New York students who have demonstrated...
Community Invited to Documentary Film Screening
— Tuesday, November 08, 2016
On Thursday, November 10, Mexican documentary filmmaker, Tin Dirdamal, will screen his first film, De nadie, in the Gannett Tripp Library Lecture Hall at 4:00 p.m. Originally screened during the 2006 Sundance Film Festival in the World Cinema...
Laura Hurd Memorial Weekend, November 11-12
— Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Former Elmira College women's ice hockey great Laura Hurd '05 was as good as they came, dominating the NCAA Division III hockey world from 2001-05, while helping the Soaring Eagles capture a pair of national titles in...
Lippiatt Durnell, Theodoulou Earn Athlete of the Week
— Monday, November 07, 2016
Junior skaters Louisa Lippiatt Durnell '18 of the women's ice hockey team and Tyler Theodoulou '18 of the men's ice hockey team have been crowned the Elmira College Athletes of the Week for their career...
Professor’s Artwork on Display in Solo Exhibition
— Monday, November 07, 2016
Artwork by Elmira College Art Professor Aaron Kather is now on exhibit in the Corning Community College Atrium Gallery through December 23, 2016. The exhibition, which includes both 2D and 3D work, alludes to themes from...
Business Strategy, Creativity, and One Exciting Future
— Friday, November 04, 2016
This week's #‎SoaringToSuccess features Elizabeth Paolucci '17, who combined her business major and art minor for a perfect union during an internship at a full-service marketing agency.      Let’s...
Cheerleading Team Hosts Annual Competition
— Thursday, November 03, 2016
On Sunday, November 6 the Elmira College Cheerleading team is hosting the annual Fall Cheer and Dance Classic competition at the Murray Athletic Center. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and the competition begins at 10:00 a.m. This event is open to high...
Co-Authored Paper to be Published in International Journal
— Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Dr. James K. Nageldinger, Assistant Professor of Literacy, co-authored a paper that was recently accepted for publication by the Athens Journal of Education. In this paper, titled “New Perspectives on Picture Books,”...
Alumna Presenting Final Science Lecture
— Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Alumna Katie Moring '09 presents the third and final Lecture in the Sciences on Friday, November 4 at 6:00 p.m. in Kolker Hall. Katie is the Assistant Operations Manager for the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS) at Cornell...
Students Inducted into Nursing Honor Society
— Tuesday, November 01, 2016
Twenty-one Elmira College senior nursing majors were inducted into the Rho Gamma Chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International earlier this month.   Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) recognizes individuals...