Move-In Monday: Reaching Out to Your Roommate
— Monday, July 31, 2017
As August rolls around, roommate selections are going out to incoming students. To help with the “getting-to-know-you” process, our Move-In Monday series continues with advice and practical ways to reach out and get to know...
Investing in a Future Career
— Friday, July 28, 2017
Our #SoaringToSuccess continues this summer with Justin Porrett ’19. Justin is an accounting and finance double major currently working as a private wealth management intern at Laidlaw & Company. This experience is preparing Justin...
Soaring Summer Scholars Experience College Learning
— Thursday, July 27, 2017
This week elementary students from the Soaring Summer Scholars program at Finn Academy, an Elmira charter school, were on campus for guided tours and an interactive look at college life.  The visits, coordinated by Finn Academy and...
Dr. Corey McCall Participates in Academic Roundtable, Paper Presentation, and Review
— Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Throughout the summer, Dr. Corey McCall, Associate Professor of Philosophy, has participated in an academic roundtable discussion, paper presentation, and review with national and international colleges and...
Alumnus Participates in Local Street Painting Festival
— Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Alumnus Chris Bell ’00, an artist and art teacher in the Horseheads School District, recently participated in the Tenth Annual Elmira Street Painting Festival. Bell’s impressive chalk drawing of an octopus represented two...
Fresh Facts on a New Culinary Experience
— Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Earlier this summer, Elmira College welcomed Parkhurst Dining, who offers a fresh culinary experience with made-from-scratch food. As students return this fall, they will see and sample the new menus, ideas, and flavors from Parkhurst...
Move-In Monday: Learning, Experiencing Campus
— Monday, July 24, 2017
Our summer “Move-In Monday” series continues with new tips and tricks for the incoming Class of 2021. Today, the Residence Life team shares some of the lingo and traditions unique to Elmira College. They also share some...
Behind the Counter and Ready for the Future
— Friday, July 21, 2017
As the summer blazes on, our #SoaringToSuccess series continues to spotlight the internships our students are completing this season. This week features, Mikaela Buntz ’18 a chemistry major with a pre-pharmacy concentration. She is...
Sarah Burr ’11: Author, Dreamer, Alumna
— Thursday, July 20, 2017
Alumna Sarah Burr ’11, recently authored her debut novel, “The Ducal Detective,” and announced a sequel titled, “A Feast Most Foul.” Burr’s suspense novels feature a medieval twist and...
Karen Johnson Appointed Vice President for Institutional Research, Planning, and Assessment
— Thursday, July 20, 2017
President Charles Lindsay is pleased to announce that Ms. Karen Johnson has been appointed Vice President for Institutional Research, Planning, and Assessment, effective immediately. Reporting directly to President...
Center for Mark Twain Studies to Host International Conference
— Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Next month, Mark Twain scholars from around the world will gather at Elmira College for The Eighth International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies from August 3 to 5. The conference, hosted by the Center for Mark Twain Studies, will...
Transfer Visit Day on July 21
— Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Interested in transferring to Elmira College this fall? Register today for the Transfer Visit Day this Friday, July 21 from noon to 3:00 p.m.  Interested students who send in their transcripts by July 20 will receive...
Move-In Monday: Take or Toss?
— Monday, July 17, 2017
Today kicks off our summer "Move-In Monday" series. Over the next few weeks, the Residence Life team will share tips and tricks to get new students packed, moved, and settled into life at Elmira College. Starting with what to...
Marketing, Advertising, Experiencing A Future Career
— Friday, July 14, 2017
As the summer continues, our #SoaringToSuccess series heats up to spotlight the internships our students are completing this season. This week features Kyra McDonald'18, a psychology major with a business administration minor, who is starting off...
Slam Dunk Start to Summer Basketball Camps
— Thursday, July 13, 2017
While the Student Life team and Orientation Leaders are busy welcoming the Class of 2021, Elmira men's basketball is working with prospects from the Class of 2027 and beyond. The team’s four-day youth camps, for students in Grades 1-8,...
Aloha Term III – Students Experience the Big Island of Hawaii
— Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Term III at Elmira College provides the opportunity for students to explore subjects and concepts through travel and experiential learning. One class titled, “Field Biology and Advanced Ecology,” took Dr. Corey Stilts,...
Elmira College Earns National Recognition as College of Distinction
— Tuesday, July 11, 2017
National guide to colleges highlights innovative learning opportunities at top schools Innovative application of high impact educational practices at Elmira College earned the school recognition among the nation’s Colleges of...
Martha Klayf Everett ’77: A Life Remembered August 12, 1955 - September 11, 2012
— Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Classmates, former professors, and friends gathered in Tompkins Lounge during Reunion 2017 for a memorial service to remember and honor the life of Martha Klayf Everett ’77, a special alumna who positively impacted their...
Twain Sites Receive Proceeds from Commemorative Twain Coin Sales
— Monday, July 10, 2017
On December 4, 2012, Public Law 112-201 instructed “the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of Mark Twain.” The $5 gold and $1 silver coins, which were available for purchase through the U.S. Mint, went...
Summer Orientation Welcomes Class of 2021
— Friday, July 07, 2017
The Class of 2021 begins their Elmira College journey next week during Summer Orientation sessions on July 10 and 11, as well as July 14 and 15. Orientation provides an opportunity for students to sign up for classes, meet faculty, staff and...
Investigating a Career in Criminal Justice
— Friday, July 07, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess story spotlights Alyssa Hollow '18. This human services and criminal justice double major is learning everything it takes to fight crime through her internship at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms,...
Admissions Staff Help Local Students Prep for College Search
— Thursday, July 06, 2017
Leslie Daloia, senior associate director of admissions, recently joined college admissions staff from across the country for a college admissions and application workshop for local high students and parents at the Watson Homestead Retreat Center...
Board of Trustees Grant ‘Emeritus’ Status to Dr. Norman Smith
— Thursday, July 06, 2017
  The Elmira College Board of Trustees has awarded Dr. Norman R. Smith, fourteenth president of Elmira College, emeritus status. Smith, who served in an acting interim role for two academic years from 2015 to 2017, oversaw major...
Trip of a Lifetime: Student Reflects on Term III Excursion to South Africa
— Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Meaningful student experience. It's what individuals hope to achieve during their academic careers at collegiate institutions. One of the ways students at Elmira College can reach this goal is through the college's unique Term III travel abroad...
Lindsay Begins Term as Fifteenth President of Elmira College
— Saturday, July 01, 2017
Dr. Charles “Chuck” Lindsay begins his term today as the fifteenth president of Elmira College. Previously serving as Dean of Academic Affairs and Provost at Elmira, Lindsay plans to draw on those experiences as he assumes...