A Wild Internship at the Zoo
— Friday, September 29, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess feature story heads to the zoo with Nathan Edwards ’18. As a biology major with a passion for wildlife, Nathan experienced a variety of animals in action during his internship at the Utica...
Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Weekend Set for October 12-14
— Thursday, September 28, 2017
Elmira College is pleased to announce that the upcoming EC Men's Lacrosse Alumni Weekend will be held on October 12-14. The weekend is filled with various events throughout the three days, highlighted by the team's alumni game on Saturday...
Documentary Filmmaker On Campus for Film Screening
— Thursday, September 28, 2017
Today, Thursday, September 28, the community is invited to a film screening and Q&A with Luis Argueta, an award-winning director, starting at 5:30 p.m. in the Gannett Tripp Library Lecture Hall. The screening will feature...
Five Things to Make Your EC Experience Truly Unsurpassed
— Wednesday, September 27, 2017
At the beginning of this month, Elmira College welcomed the Unsurpassed Class of 2021. As students continue to settle into college life, senior biology major, Baily Thomas ’18, shares the top “Five Things that will Make Your...
Students, Professor Present Research at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
— Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Earlier this month, two students, Anna Copp '18 and Ashley Kelly '18, along with Dr. Daniel Clay, assistant professor of criminal justice, presented a research paper during a conference at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. During the annual...
Visiting Artist Conducts Cyanotype Workshop with Students
— Tuesday, September 26, 2017
As part of the “Alternative Photo Process” exhibition on display in the George Waters Art Gallery now through Friday, October 13, Photography I students participated in a workshop on making cyanotypes, or blueprints, with...
A Friendly, Artistic Competition to End Hunger
— Monday, September 25, 2017
The EC Ceramics Department is partnering with Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schulyer Counties for the second annual Community Throwing Night to End Hunger on Thursday, September 28 fro 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Fassett Commons. The community is...
Student Red Cross Club Hosts Community Blood Drive
— Monday, September 25, 2017
After a decline in summer blood donations, the Red Cross is facing a blood and platelet shortage. To help, the Elmira College Red Cross Club is hosting a community blood drive tomorrow, Tuesday, September 26. The drive is scheduled for 9:00...
Alumnus Scores Big with Career Opportunities
— Friday, September 22, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess hits the rink to spotlight alumnus, Keith Cummings ’16. While Keith was a student studying business administration with a concentration in marketing, he had the opportunity to intern with the...
Twain Lecture Series Begins with a Bark
— Thursday, September 21, 2017
On Wednesday, October 4, The Trouble Begins Lecture Series presented by the Center for Mark Twain Studies is going to the dogs (and cats). The first lecture, which begins at 7:00 p.m. in Cowles Hall at Elmira...
Annual Service Honors Memory of Alumni
— Wednesday, September 20, 2017
... // On Mountain Day, students, faculty and administrators took a moment to honor and remember more than 85 loyal alumni who passed away this past year. The annual Service of Remembrance, hosted by the Office of Alumni Relations,...
Time to Celebrate Mountain Day
— Wednesday, September 20, 2017
On Tuesday, September 19, Elmira College students celebrated Mountain Day. This annual tradition, dating back almost a hundred years, formally kicked off the night before. Students gathered outside the Admissions House, formerly the...
NYC Alumni Prepare to Hit the Stage
— Tuesday, September 19, 2017
The Elmira College New York City Alumni Chapter is getting ready to hit the stage and debut a new full-length play by playwright and Elmira College Professor, John J. Kelly. Alumni will perform a staged reading of the play, Changes, on Sunday,...
Elmira College Receives Grant from The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation
— Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Elmira College recently received a generous grant for a fifth consecutive year from The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation. The $15,000 grant-in-aid is distributed to selected Tioga County, New York, students who have demonstrated financial need...
Katie Koestner, Activist, Educator, Survivor to Speak on Campus
— Monday, September 18, 2017
The campus community is invited to Elmira College’s Gibson Theatre this Wednesday, September 20 at 7:00 p.m., for guest speaker, Katie Koestner, a sexual assault activist, educator, and survivor. The evening will focus on discussion,...
Inspecting and Improving the Environment
— Friday, September 15, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess spotlights, Maggie Groce ’18. As an environmental studies and business administration double major Maggie spent her summer with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Her...
George Waters Gallery Features Contemporary Photographers
— Friday, September 15, 2017
  The community is invited to the first exhibition of the academic year at the George Waters Gallery, titled “Alternative Photo Processes.” The exhibition, on display September 21 through October 13, features...
Dr. Daniel Clay Presents Research at International Law Conference
— Thursday, September 14, 2017
Dr. Daniel N. Clay, assistant professor of criminal justice, recently presented a research paper at the Philosophical Foundations of International Criminal Law: Its Intellectual Roots, Related Limits and Potential research conference in Delhi,...
Dr. Sharma to be Published in Journal of International and Global Economic Studies
— Wednesday, September 13, 2017
A research paper by Dr. Amarendra Sharma, associate professor of economics, was recently accepted for publication in a forthcoming volume of the Journal of International and Global Economic Studies. In this paper, titled “Does Mexican...
Dr. McCall Co-Edits a New Collection of Herman Melville Writings
— Wednesday, September 13, 2017
   Dr. Corey McCall, associate professor of philosophy, and Dr. Tom Numi, assistant professor of English at Montana State University-Billings, co-edited a new collection of writings...
Elmira College Named National Best Liberal Arts College
— Tuesday, September 12, 2017
In their just-released 2018 BEST COLLEGES rankings, U.S. News & World Report again named Elmira College to the list of Best National Liberal Arts Colleges.  “We are honored to once again be included in the U.S. News &...
Elmira College Theatre Opens Season September 14
— Monday, September 11, 2017
The Elmira College Theatre Program begins its 2017-2018 season with Barbara Lebow’s touching drama, A Shayna Maidel. Performances are scheduled September 14 through 16 at 8:00 p.m., with a matinee September 17 at 2:00 p.m. in Gibson...
Students, Organizations Find Match at Community Service Fair
— Friday, September 08, 2017
... // On Thursday, September 7, the Office of Career Services hosted the annual Community Service Fair in Speidel Gymnasium. This event, focused on helping students find opportunities to complete their 60-hour volunteer requirement, featured...
A New Generation of Legacies
— Thursday, September 07, 2017
As we welcomed the Class of 2021 to campus this past weekend we welcomed new faces and familiar ones. For eight students and their family members, choosing Elmira College has strengthened their bond to one another as this year's class members...
Elmira College Remembers 9/11 Through A Day of Service
— Thursday, September 07, 2017
On Monday, September 11, Elmira College students will honor those who lost their lives on 9/11 through a day of service and remembrance. The activities begin at 8:00 a.m. as students, faculty, and administrators place 2,996 American flags along...
College Offers Helping Hands for Harvey
— Tuesday, September 05, 2017
The Elmira College Office of Career Services is leading a “Helping Hands for Harvey,” effort to collect donations and items for those impacted by the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. From now until Wednesday, September 13, the...
Welcome Class of 2021
— Friday, September 01, 2017
“I am very excited because today is all about my son. Since his junior year he knew he wanted to come here,” said Elmira proud parent, Louise Joseph. Today, her son Rafael Joseph ’21 began his college journey as a...