Accounting for a Future Career
— Friday, June 30, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess story spotlights Marisa Bernadi '18. Marisa, an accounting and business administration double major with a concentration in management recently interned at Valicenti Advisory Services in...
New Ideas, New Look for the Dining Hall
— Thursday, June 29, 2017
Elmira College is excited to welcome Parkhurst Dining to the campus community. Parkhurst is renovating the Campus Center dining hall and bringing new menus, new ideas, and a fresh new look. The changes to the dining hall started today. All of...
Mark Twain Scholar Prepares a Legacy for the Center for Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College
— Thursday, June 29, 2017
John and Patty have noted how every gift to the Center is wisely used to continue the rich heritage and relevancy of Mark Twain, his works, and his world for present and new generations to come. Mark Twain Scholar John Pascal and his wife Patty...
Alumna Published in Journal of Historical Research
— Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Alumna McKayla Sluga ’17 was recently published in the May edition of History Matters: An Undergraduate Journal of Historical Research, Volume 14.  Her article, titled “The Emergence of Scientific,...
Basketball Youth Camp Offers “Early Eagle” Discount
— Tuesday, June 27, 2017
The Elmira College men's basketball team is hosting two youth summer camp sessions on July 10 to 13, and July 24 to 27. Register before July 1 for the first session, or before July 15 for the second session, and receive an “Early...
Artemus Ward: Paving the Way for Twain
— Monday, June 26, 2017
The 2017 Park Church Summer Lecture Series, presented by the Center for Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College, concludes Wednesday, June 28 at 7:00 p.m., with the lecture, “Artemus Ward: The Man Who Made Lincoln Laugh,”...
A Summer Downtown: Interning and Experiencing Elmira
— Friday, June 23, 2017
Summer is here and for many Elmira College students, that means internships. Our #SoaringToSuccess series will spotlight some of the internships our students are completing this season, starting with Jessica McKelvis ’18. Jessica, a...
Dr. McCall Presents at Rowan University Conference
— Thursday, June 22, 2017
Earlier this month Dr. Corey McCall, Associate Professor of Philosophy, presented at a conference, Deleuze & Guattari: Here and There, Then and Now at Rowan University in Glassboro, New Jersey. The conference, part of the...
Reunion 2017 Brings Memories, Classmates and Friends Together
— Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Reunion 2017 drew alumni of all ages from across the country for a weekend of traditions, reminiscing, and connecting with friends old and new. Alumni from the classes of 1942 to 2017 were represented including the 50th Anniversary Class of...
Empire 8 Awards 11 Elmira College Teams, 59 Student-Athletes With Spring Academic Honors
— Wednesday, June 21, 2017
The Empire 8 Conference recognized a record number of student-athletes and teams for their academic achievements during the 2017 spring semester, as 897 student-athletes and 123 teams were acknowledged with President's List and...
This Day in History: Alumna Alice Robertson ’76
— Tuesday, June 20, 2017
On June 20, 1921, almost 100 years ago, Oklahoma native and Elmira College alumna (Class of 1876), U.S. Rep. Alice Mary Robertson (R-Okla.) was the first woman to preside over a session of the House of Representatives. Among her many...
Alumna’s Artwork on Display at Local Library
— Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Artwork by alumna Aya Watanabe ’17 from Tokyo, Japan is currently on display at the Chemung County Library District's Horseheads Free Library now through Labor Day. The exhibit features a modified version of her art installation...
Magic, Memory and Huckleberry Finn
— Monday, June 19, 2017
The 2017 Park Church Summer Lecture Series, presented by the Center for Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College, continues Wednesday, June 21 at 7:00 p.m., with the lecture, “Conjuring the Superstitions of a Nation: Magic, Memory, and...
Five Under Five: Lucrecia Mena '12
— Friday, June 16, 2017
As Reunion festivities begin, 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 Lucrecia Mena who graduated...
Term III Takes Learning to The Emerald Isle
— Thursday, June 15, 2017
     Term III at Elmira College provides the opportunity for students to explore subjects and concepts through travel and experiential learning. One Term III class, “The Natural and Social History of...
Term III Students Curate and Host Art Exhibit
— Wednesday, June 14, 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 this spring included a museum studies class.  These students...
Dr. Allyson Graf Published in the Journal of Adult Development
— Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Research by Dr. Allyson Graf, Assistant Professor of Psychology, was recently published in the Journal of Adult Development. The article, titled “Successful Aging Across Adulthood: Hassles, Uplifts, and Self-Assessed Health in Daily...
Community Invited to Wine Fest on Saturday
— Tuesday, June 13, 2017
This Saturday, June 17 the community is invited to attend the Third Annual Wine Fest 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 local area...
Employees Recognized for Service and Dedication
— Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Last week, Elmira College employees gathered for the annual Recognition Breakfast to honor their colleagues with 10 and 25+ years of service as well as those who have retired or announced their retirement. The following individuals were honored...
2017 Park Church Lecture Series Begins June 14
— Monday, June 12, 2017
The 2017 Park Church Summer Lecture Series, presented by the Center for Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College, begins Wednesday, June 14 at 7:00 p.m., in the historic and cultural landmark, The Park Church, 208 W. Gray Street, Elmira....
Alumni Spotlight: Stephanie Jackson ’12
— Thursday, June 08, 2017
Stephanie Jackson ’12, from her small town roots in Tully, New York, has nurtured a blossoming global career in education. As a teacher-trainer volunteer with the Peace Corps in the Kyrgyz Republic, Russia, located on the northwestern...
Kick-Off Your Summer With Fridays on the Lawn
— Wednesday, June 07, 2017
This Friday, June 9, the Office of Admissions kicks off their summer visit series, Fridays on the Lawn. Prospective students and their families are invited to learn more about life at Elmira College and why Elmira College should be on the short...
Pinning Ceremony Honors Nursing Graduates
— Tuesday, June 06, 2017
As part of Commencement weekend the nurse education program hosted the annual Nurse Pinning Ceremony in Speidel Gymnasium. The ceremony recognized the students who have completed the requirements for a bachelor of science degree in nursing. In...
ROTC Cadets Commissioned as Officers
— Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Three graduating Elmira College cadets were commissioned during the annual Army & Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony in Peterson Chapel as part of Commencement weekend festivities. This ceremony marked the beginning of their service to our...
Elmira College Celebrates 162nd Commencement
— Sunday, June 04, 2017
Elmira College celebrated the graduation of 328 students during its 162nd  Commencement on Sunday, June 4 at the Murray Athletic Center, Pine Valley.    The exercises included the conferring of 296 undergraduate...
Where Are They Now: Julianne Heggie '16
— Friday, June 02, 2017
This weekend marks one year since the Legendary Class of 2016 graduated from Elmira College. Today, as this year’s graduates prepare to cross the Commencement stage, we are catching up Julianne Heggie '16. This young alumna is...
Student Essay to be Featured in International Research Journal
— Thursday, June 01, 2017
An essay written by Diandra Alvarado ’17, an English literature major, has been accepted for publication in The Oswald Review, an international journal of undergraduate research and criticism.  Diandra's essay, “The...
Basketball and Volleyball Youth Camps Set for July
— Thursday, June 01, 2017
   The Elmira College men's basketball and volleyball teams recently announced dates for their July youth summer camps. Two sessions of the basketball camp will be offered: July 10 to 13, and July 24 to 27. Both sessions are...