Elmira College Receives a $2.25 Million Grant to Fund Health Sciences Center
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
From President Ronald Champagne:
"This is an important grant for the College and the local community. Elmira College is dedicated to the health care needs of the community. The College thanks local, regional, state and federal officials who...
Marc Dennis : An Artist, A Curator And A Rabbi Walk Into A Bar...
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Elmira College Student Chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) has been awarded an Inter-Chapter Relations Grant
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Three science majors were successful in writing grants this term. The students co-authored the grants with Dr. Corey Stilts and submitted the grants to the American Chemical Society (ACS).
An Inter-Chapter Relations (ICR) grant in the...
Men's Soccer Places Seven on Empire 8 All-Conference Team
Friday, November 08, 2013
With the conclusion of the 2013 men's soccer season, Elmira College will be going out on a high note as they landed seven players on the Empire 8 All-Conference team. Elmira's seven players is the highest number of Empire 8 All-Conference...
Elmira College Freezes Tuition, Room & Board for 2014-2015 For Second Consecutive Year
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Elmira College has announced that it will once again freeze tuition, room and board rates for the 2014-2015 Academic Year. This is the second year in a row that the Board of Trustees has decided to keep tuition at 2012-13 rates.
2014 Orientation Leader Executive Committee
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
- Left to RightBack: Phillip Randall ’16, Allii Fontaine ’15, Scott Ferron ’16, Robby Simpson ’16, Tyler Tarnowicz ’16Front: Emily Hardy-Shephard ’15. Magee Barney ’16, Casey...
Elmira College Receives National Recognition
Monday, October 21, 2013
EC Ranks No. 9 in USNews & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” Edition
EC Awarded 2014 Military Friendly Schools® Designation
USNews & World Report announced its 2014...
Guest Artist helms Elmira College’s Dancing at Lughnasa
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Dancing at Lughnasa, the Olivier and Tony Award winning play by Brian Friel, will open the 2013-2014 Elmira College Theatre Season. Performances are scheduled Thursday through Saturday, October 24th through the 26th at 8PM with a matinee Sunday...
New College-City Compact Reaffirms Commitment to Excellence
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Earlier today, Elmira City Mayor Sue Skidmore and Elmira College President Ronald Champagne met to sign a Quality of Life Compact to renew a commitment for a high quality of life for all who study, work and live in Elmira.
Since its founding in...
Elmira College Hosts Seventh International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies
Saturday, September 14, 2013
- The Elmira College Center for Mark Twain Studies recently hosted the Seventh International Conference on the State of Mark Twain Studies, entitled One Man, Many Legacies. The conference took place August 1 through 3.
The conference featured more...
Elmira College adds a Finance Major
Friday, September 13, 2013
The finance major at Elmira College combines the best education in finance with the best of Elmira College.
Elmira College has received full approval from the New York State Department of Education that the...
Elmira College Welcomes the Wonderful Class of 2017
Friday, September 06, 2013
Elmira College’s President, Dr. Ronald Champagne, welcomed 321 freshmen to the College last Thursday. On Friday, 36 transfer students joined the program, bringing in a total of 359 new students for the academic year.
New Early Acceptance Partnership Creates Exciting Opportunity for EC Health Science Students
Friday, September 06, 2013
This is a historic day for Elmira College, opening the doors for current and future students in the fields of Pharmacy, Dentistry, and Medicine.
Elmira College and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine are proud to announce an early...
Elmira College Included in List of Top 10 Colleges that Lead to Grad School
Tuesday, September 03, 2013
- US News and World Report recently included Elmira College in an article entitled “10 Colleges that Lead to Grad School” about colleges that have the highest percentage of students attending graduate school within a year of...
Small Steps, Big Dreams: Lauren Sullivan '13 Becomes First EC Player Drafted in CWHL
Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Former Elmira College women's ice hockey standout, Lauren Sullivan '13 was selected in the 10th round of the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) Entry Draft by the Toronto Furies. Sullivan becomes the first Elmira College women's ice hockey...
Elmira College Donates to Community Kitchen
Monday, August 05, 2013
- Elmira College students and faculty once again exemplified the College tradition of community service. At the end of the academic year, students and faculty have the option to donate the remaining money on their meal cards to the Elmira Community...
See EC Helps High School Students Get a Head Start
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
- See EC is a new summer program hosted by Elmira College and the Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education. The program allows high school students to experience college-level courses while being emmersed in life on a college campus.
Elmira College Welcomes Young Scientists to Campus
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
- Elmira College will be the host of four science camps as part of the Science & Discovery Center’s “Summer of Innovation 2013” program. Three of the camps will have fourth grade participants, and the last will have...
Esther Booth Alden Scholarship Awarded
Thursday, June 20, 2013
- Kathryn Graves ’15 is the 2013-2014 recipient of the Esther Booth Alden Scholarship awarded by the New York State Federation of Home Bureaus, Inc. The award is given annually to the nursing major selected by the Chemung County Home...
Students Graduate at Elmira College’s 155th Commencement
Monday, June 03, 2013
- Elmira College held its 155th Commencement on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at the First Arena. Robert Gottlieb ’76 delivered the Commencement Address to the graduates, their friends and family, college administrators, faculty and staff. The...
Four Elmira College ROTC Cadets Commissioned as Officers
Friday, May 31, 2013
- Four graduating Elmira College cadets were commissioned during the annual Army & Air Force ROTC Commissioning Ceremony in Cowles Hall held Friday, May 31. This ceremony marks the completion of their time as EC Army & Air Force ROTC Cadets...
Fourth Annual Student Research Conference
Monday, May 27, 2013
- Elmira College recently held its Fourth Annual Student Research Conference at Cowles Hall. This year’s event included twenty-two upperclassmen students from a broad range of disciplinary perspectives offering both poster and oral...
Elmira College Enactus Competes at National Exposition
Thursday, May 23, 2013
- The Elmira College Enactus team recently competed in the Enactus USA National Exposition in Kansas City, and was recognized as the second runner up in the division. This places the team in the top 5 percent of teams in the county. More than 800...
Student Presents Research at Philosophy Conference
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
- Recently, Elmira College Student Anthony Annunziata '13 presented a research paper at the SUNY Oneonta Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. His paper was entitled "An Ethics of Becoming". After the presentation, Anthony was required to answer...
Elmira College Presents the President’s Council Award to G. Thomas Tranter, Jr. ’76
Monday, May 20, 2013
- Last week, the President’s Council of Elmira College awarded G. Thomas Tranter, Jr. ’76 its highest honor, The President’s Council Award, at a special presentation Thursday, May 16 at 6 p.m. at Elmira...
EC Theatre on the Road
Tuesday, May 07, 2013
- The Elmira College Theatre recently presented Short and Sweet for the Arts Council For Chautauqua County at the Reg Studio Theatre in downtown Jamestown New York. Short and Sweet is a collection of four short plays created for the...
Elmira College Professor Presents Paper co-authored by Alum
Wednesday, May 01, 2013
- Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, recently returned from the Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting in Chicago. At the meeting, he presented a paper co-authored with Elmira College alum Kat...
Yesukevich Successfully Defends Dissertation
Wednesday, May 01, 2013
- Alexa Yesukevich, Adjunct Professor of Sociology at Elmira College, successfully defended her dissertation last week at Cornell University. The title of the dissertation is “Informal Protest Through Everyday Performance: Understanding...
Elmira College Professor Interviewed by New York Times
Thursday, April 25, 2013
- Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, was recently interviewed by Jesse McKinley of the New York Times in a story about potential election law reform in New York State. Some state elected officials are...
Students Present Research at Speech-Language Hearing Association Conference
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
- On April 4, two Elmira College students presented their research at the Pennsylvania Speech-Language Hearing Association meeting in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Almara Hutchinson ’13and Kara Maison...
EC Offers Summer Program for High School Students
Thursday, April 11, 2013
- • Program dates: July 28 – August 10, 2013
Elmira College’s Office of Continuing Education is proudly introduce a new, two-week residential Summer Education Experience at Elmira College (SEE EC). SEE EC is an...
Two Elmira College Students Recognized at Model UN Conference
Monday, April 08, 2013
- Recently, two Elmira College students were recognized as Outstanding Delegates at the Brown University Crisis Simulation 2013. Katie Thompson ’14 and Bobby Killmer ’15 represented Elmira College in the conference, and...
Annual Academic Honors and Student Recognition Banquet Held
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
- Elmira College held its annual Academic Honors and Student Recognition Banquet, celebrating academic achievements and the contributions of students to clubs and organizations. Elmira College is unique among colleges in rewarding both academic and...
Students and Professor Present at Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy Conference
Monday, April 01, 2013
- Two Elmira College students recently presented research at an international conference on analytical chemistry. Caitlin Eno ’13 and Katelyn Nicoletta ’14 both presented research posters at the 64th Pittsburgh Conference on...
EC Enactus Wins Seventeenth Consecutive Championship
Friday, March 22, 2013
- The Elmira College Enactus team recently won its seventeenth consecutive Enactus USA Regional League Championship in Baltimore. With this victory, the Elmira College Enactus team advances to the 2013 Enactus USA National Exposition in Missouri to...
Student to Present at Sociology Conference
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
- Cheryl Garber ’13 will be presenting her original research project at the Eastern Sociological Society conference in Boston on March 22. Her paper is titled “How Have Movies in the Last 30 Years Influenced the Practice of...
Lucky Class of 2013 Recognized by Alumni Board
Monday, March 18, 2013
- The Lucky Class of 2013 began its countdown to Commencement with the annual Alumni Association Reception. Students took a class photo reminiscent of the one taken during Fall Orientation, received their Alumni pins, mingled with Alumni Association...
Sullivan & Steadman Lead Elmira to Third National Championship in Program History
Sunday, March 17, 2013
- Superior, WI –Lauren Sullivan '13 stopped 30 shots in her school record 11th shutout of the season and Taylor Steadman '16 tallied her seventh goal of the season as the Elmira College Women's Hockey team won a tightly contested game,...
Students and Professor Present Research at Psychology Conference
Friday, March 15, 2013
- Sean Brouty ’13, Ellen Gottuso ’14, and Nicole Olmsted ’13 recently traveled with Dr. Christopher Terry, Assistant Professor of Psychology, to present their research at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological...
Arts Alive Employee Raffle Winners Announced
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
- President Champagne and his wife Ruth announced the winners with Jade Williams '11, Box Office Manager and Encore Assistant
The winners of the Arts Alive Employee Drawing have been announced. Winners for both the Celtic Nights performance and the...
Theatre Students Nominated for Irene Ryan Scholarships
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
- Following their performances in the highly successful Noises Off, two Elmira College Theatre students received nominations to the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival’s Irene Ryan Scholarship competition. Nolan Oxley...
Professor Elected as President of Society for Philosophy of Creativity, Central Division
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
- Dr. Corey McCall, Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religion, was recently elected as President of the Central Division of the Society for Philosophy of Creativity. Duties for this position include coordinating the program for the...
Phi Beta Kappa Inducts New Members
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
- Fifteen Elmira College Students were recently inducted into the Pi of New York Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Diane Boileau ’13, Sean Brouty ’13, Jasmine Cassel ’13, Mitchell Christman ’13, Francene Cicia...
Gannett-Tripp Library Awarded Grant for Mark Twain Collection
Monday, March 11, 2013
- The Gannett-Tripp Library has been awarded a grant through the Conservation Preservation Program of the New York State Library that will allow protective boxes to be made for 52 of the most valuable and fragile volumes in the Mark Twain...
Elmira College Student Received ROTC Scholarship, EC Employee Honored
Monday, March 11, 2013
- Michael Knapp ’15 recently won a scholarship through Army ROTC. Michael received this scholarship by excelling in academics, leadership, and the Army Physical Fitness Test. Michael received the scholarship during a ceremony on February...
Elmira College Professor Included in Article in YES! Magazine
Friday, March 08, 2013
- Marc Dennis, Associate Professor of Art at Elmira College, was recently included in a YES!Magazine article entitled “Edible Insects: Gross-Out or Global Food Solution?” In the article, Marc Dennis discusses how cultural...
Professor Published in Philosophy Journal
Friday, March 01, 2013
- Dr. Corey McCall, Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religion at Elmira College, recently published a peer-reviewed article in the journal Foucault Studies entitled “Foucault’s Ambivalent Modernities: Foucault’s...
Elmira College Professor Featured on CNN Radio
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
- Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, was recently interviewed by CNN’s Barbara Hall for a CNN Radio story about the unicameral structure of State Government of Nebraska.
To listen to the...
Grand Opening of the EC Writing Center
Monday, February 25, 2013
- Elmira College is pleased to announce the grand opening of the Writing Center. The goal of the Writing Center is make all students more effective, more confident writers. The Writing Center is a place where any student from any academic discipline...
Professor Publishes Book on the American Presidency
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
- Dr. Jim Twombly, Associate Professor of Political Science at Elmira College, has written his first book, The Progression of the American Presidency: Individuals, Empire, and Change, published by Palgrave Macmillan. The work is a textbook on the...
Professor and Student Published in the International Journal of Economic Practices and Theories
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
- Dr. Amarendra Sharma, Assistant Professor of Economics, and EC student Patrick Reilly ’13 have co-authored a paper that was published in volume 3(1) of the International Journal of Economic Practices and Theories.
The paper is entitled...
Elmira College Freezes Tuition, Room & Board for 2013-2014
Monday, January 28, 2013
- Elmira College has announced that it will freeze tuition, room and board rates for the 2013-2014 Academic Year. Additionally, the College has increased merit-based Honor Scholarships by $1,000 each year for all new full-time students entering in...
Elmira College Clubs to Host Hunger Awareness Event
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
- Elmira College Enactus (previously known as SIFE) and Circle K are partnering to host a Hunger Awareness Event as part of Enactus' Campbell's Soup "Let's Can Hunger" Project Partnership. The event will be held on Saturday, January 19, from 2 to 4...
EC Holds Annual Community Service Fair
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
- Yesterday, Elmira College held the annual Community Service Fair in the Dining Hall of the Campus Center. There were more than 60 organizations present to offer community service opportunities to more than 350 students taking the course this year....
Alumni attend inaugurations of presidents at different colleges and universities
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
- Barbara Simon Pearlman ’72, Leslie Pfeil ’70, Janet Pottinger Mance ’52, and Sheila Pataky Youngblood ’64 are four prominent alumni who were selected to attend inaugurations of presidents at different...
Elmira College To Hold Pre-Law Lecture Series
Tuesday, January 08, 2013
- Elmira College is holding a Winter 2013 Pre-Law Lecture Series. This series will run throughout Term II. All of the lectures will take place in the Kolker Lecture Hall at Elmira College.
Dr. Joseph Lemak, Director of Freshman Writing Program,...
Dr. Randall Morrison Presents for EC Lecture Series in the Sciences
Wednesday, January 02, 2013
- Dr. Randall Morrison, an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at McDaniels College, gave a lecture entitled Island Lizard Diversity: Comparing the Bahamas and Madagascar, on November 9, 2012, as part of Elmira College’s...