Five Under Five: Sarah Thomassen ’12
— Friday, June 09, 2017
As Reunion weekend draws closer, we are continuing our “Five Under Five,” series featuring a question and answer session with an Elmira alumnus who graduated within the last five years. Today, meet Sarah Thomassen who...
Dr. Khawar Authors Comparative Economic Development Book
— Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Dr. Mariam Khawar, Professor of Economics, recently authored a book titled, “The Geography of Underdevelopment: Institutions and the Impact of Culture.” The book, published by Palgrave Macmillan, examines how the differences...
Twain Talks Begin June 14 at Park Church
— Tuesday, May 30, 2017
The Center for Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College is pleased to announce the 2017 Park Church Summer Lecture Series.  The lecture series features three lectures in June at the historic and cultural landmark, The Park...
Where Are They Now: Andrea Esposito '16
— Friday, May 26, 2017
It has been nearly one year since the Legendary Class of 2016 walked across the Commencement stage. Today, we are catching up with these young alumni to see how they are doing and share their advice for the Class of 2017.  This...
2017 Student Show and Awards Reception Held
— Thursday, May 25, 2017
The Elmira College art department recently hosted the annual opening reception for the 2017 Student Student Show, which featured senior and undergraduate artwork installed in the George Waters Gallery and Tifft Lounge. The reception also...
Reunion Features Several Lectures
— Thursday, May 25, 2017
Reunion 2017 is only three weeks away. As part of the traditions and festivities, alumni can also get back into the classroom with educational lectures from Dr. Thomas Fiala, Professor Emeritus, Arkansas State University, and Dr. Matt Seybold,...
Students Jury Congressional Art Competition
— Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Pictured here are Gabrielle, Miranda, and Professor Longwell with Congressman Reed's Executive Assistant Sharon Murphy as they view art works submitted for the annual art competition. Earlier this month, students Gabrielle...
Dylan Bellinger, Katelyn Moore Named Athletes of the Year
— Tuesday, May 23, 2017
For the 47th consecutive year, the Elmira College Department of Athletics recognized several student-athletes, athletic teams, and staff members for their outstanding achievements on the field and in the classroom. At the 2016-17 Athletic Awards...
Dr. Matt Seybold Published in the Henry James Review
— Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Dr. Matt Seybold, Assistant Professor of American Literature & Mark Twain Studies, authored an essay for the Spring 2017 issue of Henry James Review. In the essay titled, “Delusive Hopes of Matrimony and Dollars:...
President’s Council Presents Annual Awards
— Monday, May 22, 2017
The President’s Council of Elmira College awarded their highest honors, The President’s Council Award and the Stand Energy Prize, during a ceremony held May 18 in Peterson Chapel. The President’s Council Award was...
Trouble Begins Lecture Series Concludes May 24
— Monday, May 22, 2017
The spring portion of the 2016-2017 The Trouble Begins Lecture Series, presented by the Center for Mark Twain Studies, concludes Wednesday, May 24, at 7:00 p.m., in the Barn at Quarry Farm. ...
Where Are They Now: Caitlin Dwyer '16
— Friday, May 19, 2017
It has been nearly a year since the Legendary Class of 2016 crossed the Commencement stage. Today, we are catching up with these young alumni to see how they are doing and share their advice for the Class of 2017. This week’s...
Nationally Cited Book Aids With College Decision
— Friday, May 19, 2017
Summer is quickly approaching and, for many graduating high school students, the countdown to, and excitement for, college has begun.  But for some, that decision has yet to be made and the pressure is on. The book, “Mistakes...
Dr. Amy M. Lyndaker Published by the Genetics Society of America
— Thursday, May 18, 2017
Dr. Amy M. Lyndaker, Assistant Professor of Biology, and her research group, were recently published in the Genetic Society of America’s (GSA) Spotlight Journal. The publication is now available digitally through the GSA’s...
Join us for Wine Fest on June 17
— Thursday, May 18, 2017
The community is invited to the Third Annual Wine Fest on Saturday, June 17, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., on the Elmira College campus. This year’s event features a variety of wineries and distilleries from the Finger Lakes area including...
Students Present at Eighth Annual Research Conference
— Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Last week Elmira College hosted the Eighth Annual Student Research Conference in Cowles Hall. More than 40 Elmira students, representing 10 disciplines and all class years, presented course projects and independent research conducted with...
Purple & Gold Golf Outing This Weekend
— Wednesday, May 17, 2017
This Saturday, May 20 is the annual Purple & Gold Golf Outing at the Mark Twain Golf Course.  This four-person captain-and-crew tournament kicks off at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start. Proceeds from the outing benefit the Elmira...
Five Under Five: Shannon Mosier ’12
— Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Our “Five Under Five” series features a question and answer session with an Elmira alumnus who graduated within the last five years.  Today, meet Shannon Mosier who graduated Elmira with the Astonishing Class of 2012...
How It’s Made: Term III Students Learn Manufacturing Processes
— Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Term III at Elmira College is a special six-week session that provides students with a deeper look into new topics and subjects through experiential learning. One experience is an operations class for business administration students. The...
Bawiec, Fogarty Earn Final Athlete of the Week Awards
— Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Baseball standouts Conor Bawiec '18 and Tommy Fogarty '20 have been awarded the Elmira College Athlete of the Week awards for their efforts at the Empire 8 Conference Championships in the final week of...
Student Presents Research at Political Science Conference
— Monday, May 15, 2017
Alexandria Woodard ’18, a political science major with a concentration in American politics, presented a research paper during the recent New York State Political Science Association Conference at Nazareth...
The Trouble Begins Lecture Series Continues May 17
— Monday, May 15, 2017
The spring portion of the 2016-2017 The Trouble Begins Lecture Series, presented by the Center for Mark Twain Studies, continues Wednesday, May 17, at 7:00 p.m., in the Barn at Quarry Farm. ...
Where Are They Now: Ashley Youngs '16
— Friday, May 12, 2017
It has been nearly a year since the Legendary Class of 2016 crossed the Commencement stage.  In the new series, “Where Are They Now,” we catch up with these young alumni to see how they are doing. This week features...
Alumna Helps Raise $5 Million for Cancer Research
— Thursday, May 11, 2017
Community service is a cornerstone of the Elmira College experience. Recently, alumna Katie Knott DePrimo '08, an anthropology and sociology graduate, demonstrated that this innate spirit of service and giving does not stop at commencement. As...
Campus Community Celebrates Annual May Days
— Thursday, May 11, 2017
After a one-week inclement weather postponement, May Days 2017 will get underway this Saturday, May 13 from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. in front of Campus Center.  The traditional event will include food, fun and music for the entire campus...
Theatre Season Concludes With Musical ‘Seesaw’
— Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The Elmira College Theatre Department concludes its 2016-2017 season with the Cy Coleman musical, “Seesaw,” on May 25 through May 28 in Gibson Theatre.   The musical, with lyrics by...
Attend the Spring Open House
— Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Students and their families are invited to a Spring Open House this Saturday, May 13.  This special visit day is a chance for high school sophomores and juniors to get an in-depth look at what makes Elmira College a top-tier national...
SAC Hosts JDRF OneWalk, Raises More Than $45,000
— Tuesday, May 09, 2017
This past weekend, students and community members braved rainy weather to participate in the annual JDRF (formerly Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) OneWalk hosted by Elmira College and held on campus.  The event raised more than...
Rev. Dr. Cynthia Huling Hummel Featured as Key Speaker at Alzheimer's Association's Early Stage Conference
— Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Elmira native and Continuing Education student, Rev. Dr. Cynthia Huling Hummel was the keynote speaker at the recent Alzheimer's Association's Early Stage Conference in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Cynthia was diagnosed with mild cognitive...
Student Enactus Team Presents at Regional Competition
— Monday, May 08, 2017
  The Elmira College Enactus Team recently participated in the Enactus Regional Competition in Washington, D.C. The students shared the impact of their entrepreneurial-based projects with local organizations including the Chemung County...
New York Literary Landmark Plaque Dedication Held at Quarry Farm
— Monday, May 08, 2017
Quarry Farm, summer home of literary icon Mark Twain, was recently designated a New York State Literary Landmark and an official plaque dedication was held Wednesday, May 3 at the Farm.  Representatives from the Center for Mark Twain...
Where Are They Now: Magee Barney '16
— Friday, May 05, 2017
As commencement and graduation season approaches, we are continuing a new series, titled, “Where Are They Now?” We are catching up with alumni from the Class of 2016, finding out what they are doing today, and sharing their...
Alpha Sigma Lambda Inducts New Members
— Thursday, May 04, 2017
The Beta Tau Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda, the National Honor Society for non-traditional undergraduate students, recently welcomed the 2017 initiates at a ceremony held on the Elmira College campus, Friday, April 28.  Students...
Students Host Diabetes Fundraiser Walk
— Wednesday, May 03, 2017
The community is invited to participate in the annual JDRF (formerly Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) OneWalk this Sunday, May 7 on the Elmira College campus. This event, hosted by the Elmira College Student Alumni Council and the JDRF...
Five Under Five: Olga Bermudez Paiva ’12
— Tuesday, May 02, 2017
“Five Under Five” is a series that features a question and answer session with an Elmira alumnus who graduated within the last five years. Today, meet Olga Bermudez Paiva who graduated from Elmira with the Astonishing Class of...
Wargo, Carlin Honored As Athletes of the Week
— Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Senior student-athletes Lindsay Wargo '17 of the women's lacrosse team and Emily Carlin '17 of the softball team were named Elmira College Athlete of the Week following their record performances last...
Trouble Begins Lecture Series Continues with New York Literary Landmark Plaque Dedication
— Monday, May 01, 2017
The 2016-2017 The Trouble Begins Lecture Series continues May 3 at Quarry Farm with the lecture and a special plaque dedication ceremony honoring the recent designation of Quarry Farm as a New York Literary...