Extra, Extra, Read All About: Haley Brown ’17
— Friday, September 30, 2016
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess student is Haley Brown ’17. This psychology major and English literature minor spent her summer writing for The Daily Review, a newspaper located in Towanda, Pennsylvania. Her experience brought...
Term III: Life-Changing Studies, Travels, Experiences
— Thursday, September 29, 2016
Do you want to travel? Study abroad during Term III gives students not just that, but an opportunity to experience and understand countries, cultures and topics differently. “Traveling is challenging, but traveling is...
Nursing Scholarship Changing Lives
— Wednesday, September 28, 2016
There is a shortage of nurses nationwide, but the Elmira College-Corning Incorporated Foundation Nursing Scholarship is offering students a chance to help solve that problem. This year five students were awarded the scholarship: Andrea Gridley...
Seybold to Give Final Twain Presentation at the Chemung Valley Museum
— Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Dr. Matt Seybold, Assistant Professor of American Literature & Mark Twain Studies, is presenting at the Chemung Valley Museum on Thursday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m. His presentation, titled, “The Making of Chimerica:...
Charl Pretorius, Julia Derco Named Athletes of the Week
— Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Second-year men's golfer Charl Pretorius '19 and fourth-year field hockey defender Julia Derco '17 have been selected as Elmira College Athletes of the Week.  Click to read more about Charl and...
2016-2017 Twain Lectures Begin Next Wednesday
— Tuesday, September 27, 2016
The Center for Mark Twain Studies will host the first The Trouble Begins at Eight lecture in the 2016-2017 series on Wednesday, October 5 in the Barn at Quarry Farm. The four-part lecture series begins with a presentation titled,...
Community Throwing Night to End Hunger
— Monday, September 26, 2016
The College Ceramics Department is teaming up with Catholic Charities and local business owners for the first Community Throwing Night to End Hunger on Thursday, September 29 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Fassett Commons. This lighthearted...
Internship Reaffirms Career Choice and Passion
— Friday, September 23, 2016
Miranda Satterly  ’17, this week’s #SoaringToSuccess student, just recently completed a marketing and design internship at the CBORD Group in Ithaca, N.Y.  For this double major focusing on marketing and...
This Weekend on Campus
— Thursday, September 22, 2016
      The first fall weekend at Elmira College brings a variety of campus events - arts, academics, and athletics - for all to enjoy.  Kick-off the weekend on Thursday, by joining the Art Department...
What Do You Say? It’s Mountain Day!
— Wednesday, September 21, 2016
It is Mountain Day at Elmira College. This annual tradition, dating back almost a hundred years, is a day for students, faculty and administrators to come together for a host of fun activities and games. The tradition commenced on Tuesday night,...
Michael Bryant, Natalie Schieder Named Elmira College Athletes of the Week
— Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Michael Bryant '18 of the men's soccer team and Natalie Schieder '19 of the women's volleyball team have been named Elmira College Athletes of the Week following a pair of high-scoring outings for their respective...
Nobel Prize Winner Kicks-Off Lecture Series
— Monday, September 19, 2016
Dr. Roald Hoffmann, Nobel Prize winner in chemistry and Frank H. T. Rhodes Professor of Humane Letters Emeritus at Cornell University, kicks off the 2016 Lecture Series in the Sciences with his presentation, “Protochemistires are a...
Focusing on the Past for a Bright Future
— Friday, September 16, 2016
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess features Hannah Gaston ’18.  The History and Sociology & Anthropology double major, spent her summer immersed in the past as she completed her internship with the Fenimore Art Museum...
Alumna’s Work Included in George Waters Gallery Opening Photography Exhibit
— Thursday, September 15, 2016
The work of nine regional and international photographers, including alumna Christine Heusner ‘03, will be featured in the opening exhibit at the George Waters Gallery, from Thursday, September 22 through Friday, October 14. The...
Community Service Fair this Friday
— Wednesday, September 14, 2016
The Office of Career Services will host the annual Community Service Fair on Friday, September 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., in Speidel Gymnasium. This event is focused on helping students find local opportunities to complete their 60-hour...
Elmira College Elevated to ‘Top Tier’ National Rankings by U.S. News BEST COLLEGES 2017
— Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Elmira, New York – In their just-released 2017 BEST COLLEGES rankings, U.S. News & World Report elevated Elmira College from the north regional category of colleges to the national liberal arts category placing Elmira in the top...
Alumni Spotlight: Andrea Nickerson '11
— Monday, September 12, 2016
As a two-time Elmira College Graduate, Andrea Nickerson ‘11 didn’t walk but sprinted to her goals. In the short time since obtaining her Bachelor of Science in History in 2011, Andrea completed...
A Summer at the Museum
— Friday, September 09, 2016
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess spotlights Zac Park '17.  The biology and biochemistry double major interned at the Smithsonian Institution`s National Museum of Natural History. However, he wasn’t dusting off artifacts...
Partnership Expands Twain Programming
— Thursday, September 08, 2016
In 1985, the Center for Mark Twain Studies at Elmira College began offering “The Trouble Begins at Eight” lecture series in the Barn at Quarry Farm. The popular series, now offered in the fall and spring each year, provides...
Elmira College to Hold 9/11 Memorial Service
— Wednesday, September 07, 2016
Elmira College will hold its annual 9/11 Memorial Service at 5:00 p.m., on Sunday, September 11, around the College flagpole, located near Speidel Gymnasium and the Campus Center. The public is invited to join the campus...
Megan Fitzgerald, Caitlin Malanowski Named Elmira College Athletes of the Week
— Tuesday, September 06, 2016
With the first week of competition in the 2016-17 academic year now in the books, its time to award our first Elmira College Athletes of the Week. Those honors go to Megan Fitzgerald '18 of the women's tennis team...
Welcoming a New Generation of Legacies
— Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Last week, the Class of 2020 arrived on campus, but for 14 students and their families, Elmira College isn’t a new place, but a second home. This group of students are legacies following in the footsteps of a family member or, in some...
Community Service at the SPCA Fills More Than Requirement
— Friday, September 02, 2016
Community service is a graduation requirement at Elmira College. The 60-hour commitment can be completed at home or abroad, but many students fulfill their community service locally. During the 2015-2016 academic year, Elmira College students...
Welcome to the Visionary Class of 2020
— Friday, September 02, 2016
For Patricia Boorum of Ontario, New York, today is a big day. Her grandson, Jeremy Boorum, a business administration major and member of the Class of 2020, just moved into Columbia Hall.   “I helped my own children move into...
Term III in the British Isles: Exploring the United Kingdom and Ireland
— Thursday, September 01, 2016
Term III at Elmira College provides students a deeper look into new topics and subjects through experiential learning and travel. Emeritus Professor Gerald C. Parkhouse started offering this course 30+ years ago with the focus on international...
National Conference Connects High School, College Admissions Staff
— Wednesday, June 29, 2016
The new academic year is underway and that means crunch time is right around the corner for high school counselors and college admissions staff working to help students with the college admissions process.  Recently more than 6,000...