Internship Abroad Expands Career Horizon
— Friday, February 03, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess features Anna Tude ’17 who traveled to Stockholm, Sweden to intern for two summers with a prominent international bank. This economics and business administration major, with a specialization in...
Celebrate Athletic Alumni Weekend
— Tuesday, January 31, 2017
This weekend marks the 35th annual Athletics Alumni Weekend, Friday, February 3 through Saturday, February 4. The festivities begin on Friday night with a trio of events that will take place at Speidel Gymnasium and the Murray Athletic Center....
Five Under Five: Peter Lane ’12
— Tuesday, January 31, 2017
“Five Under Five” is a new series featuring five questions with an Elmira College alumnus who graduated within the last five years. This series begins with Peter Lane who graduated from Elmira with the Astonishing Class of 2012...
Cleary, Powell Receive Athlete of the Week Awards
— Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Danielle Cleary '18 and Connor Powell '20, the leading scorers for the women's basketball and men's ice hockey teams, respectively, have been named Elmira College Athletes of the Week in recognition of their strong...
Theatre Season Continues with Informed Consent
— Monday, January 30, 2017
The Elmira College Theatre Program continues its 2016-2017 season with a production of Informed Consent February 9-12 in Gibson Theatre, Emerson Hall. How do we as a people deal with scientific breakthroughs that seemingly happen at breakneck...
From Courthouse Trials to a Career Ambition
— Friday, January 27, 2017
Our #SoaringToSuccess series continues this week with Ashley Ogozaly ’17. This psychology major and criminal justice minor interned with a nearby district attorney’s office. Her experience helping with legal briefs and trials...
Throwback Thursday: Women’s Suffrage Lecture On Campus
— Thursday, January 26, 2017
This year marks the 100th anniversary from when women won the right to vote in New York State. To help mark this occasion we remember a momentous lecture on campus in January of 1917. Dr. Scott Nearing, an economist, educator, writer and...
Remembering Ellen Gibbs Matson
— Wednesday, January 25, 2017
The Elmira College community was saddened to learn of Ellen Gibbs Matson's passing on Friday morning. Matson was a nine-year veteran of the Elmira College Department of Athletics from 1979 to 1988 serving as coach, Director of Intramurals and a...
Franklin, Ischiropoulos Earn Athlete of the Week
— Tuesday, January 24, 2017
A pair of first-year guards have earned Elmira College Athlete of the Week for their standout performances against Empire 8 Conference foes, as Lauren Franklin '20 of the women's basketball team and Alex...
Softball Clinic Set for January 28 & 29
— Monday, January 23, 2017
Elmira College softball has announced that its two-day softball clinic will take place on Saturday and Sunday, January 28 and 29, at the Murray Athletic Center. The clinic begins at 9:00 a.m. and wraps up at 2:00 p.m. on both days. ...
Community Meal Marks Culmination of Healthy Kitchens Project
— Friday, January 20, 2017
Students and community members came together on Thursday, January 19, at the Transformation Center at 314 W. Church Street, for a Healthy Kitchens Project culminating event, the preparation and serving of a community dinner. The meal, planned by...
Studying Across the Pond and Amid the City
— Friday, January 20, 2017
In this week’s #SoaringToSuccess we travel across the pond with alumni, Liam Burtt ’16. Liam is now a graduate student studying intelligence and information security at King’s College in London. While his time at...
Throwback Thursday: Soaring Eagles
— Thursday, January 19, 2017
In honor of this weekend's Bald Eagle Appreciation Days, we are flying back in time to when Soaring Eagle was named the Elmira College mascot.  After becoming co-educational in 1969, Elmira College launched a robust men's sports program,...
Red Cross Club Hosts On-Campus Blood Drive
— Thursday, January 19, 2017
On Monday, January 23 the community is invited to participate in a blood drive sponsored by the Elmira College Red Cross Club from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Stephans Lounge, Meier Hall. The month of January marks National Blood Donor Month. According...
New Study Abroad Opportunity in London
— Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Elmira College is partnering with Regent’s University London to offer students a new study abroad opportunity. This new partnership provides students the chance to spend an entire semester living and learning in London while...
Jerolman, Nolan Earn Athlete of the Week Honor
— Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Maddy Jerolman '19 of the nationally-ranked women's ice hockey team and Eddie Nolan '17 of the men's ice hockey team have been crowned the Elmira College Athletes of the Week, for the week ending November 15th. Read...
Student Drawings of U.S. Presidents on Display
— Tuesday, January 17, 2017
As part of the 2017 Arts Alive celebration, three Elmira College students contributed drawings to The American Presidency exhibit at the Gannett-Tripp Library.  The community is invited to view the exhibit, on display in the...
Community Service Luncheon Highlights Student Volunteerism
— Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The Office of Career Services recently hosted the first annual Excellence in Community Service Luncheon. The event, in recognition of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, highlighted the importance of students volunteering and giving back to the...
Student Research Solves Dairy Goat Illness
— Friday, January 13, 2017
Today’s #SoaringToSuccess features a double header of undergraduate research from students Cory Blanchard and Melody Ribeiro. Cory, a biology major and chemistry minor, reflects on his summer research that helped save the lives of baby...
Student Research Helps Vermont Dairy Farm
— Friday, January 13, 2017
Today’s #SoaringToSuccess focuses on undergraduate research from two students, Melody Ribeiro and Cory Blanchard. Here Melody, a biochemistry and biology double major, shares her experiences from a summer research project that helped...
EC Names 2017 Distinguished Achievement Awardee
— Thursday, January 12, 2017
“Be open to opportunities. You never know what will come your way,” advises alumna Barbara Munder Riordan ’67, recipient of the 2017 Distinguished Achievement Award, which will be presented to Barbara at...
Community Invited to Campus Lecture
— Thursday, January 12, 2017
The community is invited to attend a campus lecture by motivational speaker and leadership trainer, Coach Sherry Winn on Monday, January 16 at 4:00 p.m. in Gibson Theater. Coach Winn, author of the book “Unleash the Winner Within...
Attend the Upcoming Winter Visit Day
— Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Students and their families are invited to a Winter Visit Day on Monday, January 16, 2017.  This special Visit Day is a chance for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors to get an in-depth look at what makes Elmira College a...
Arts Alive Events Throughout January
— Wednesday, January 11, 2017
January marks the beginning of Arts Alive, a Term II celebration of the arts that features presentations, performances, and exhibitions by faculty, students and special guests. Many of the Arts Alive events are free and all are open to the...
Student Illustrations on Display at Local Comic Book Shop
— Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Comic book illustration by Gabrielle Higgins '18 Super heroes, villains, aliens from another planet – all captured in the imaginative world of comics and a new art exhibition from Elmira College students. Illustrating Comics: An...
Magliocco, Fanfara Earn Athlete of the Week Honors
— Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Senior goalie Sal Magliocco '17 of the men's ice hockey team and junior forward Meghan Fonfara '18 of the No. 2-ranked women's ice hockey team have been named the first Elmira College Athletes of the Week of...
Term II: Welcome Back Students
— Monday, January 09, 2017
Welcome to new students and welcome back to current students, faculty, and administrators. We hope you had a joyous and relaxing holiday break. As a reminder, Term II classes begin today, Monday, January 9 and there will be a mid-term break...
Red Cross Club Hosts On-Campus Blood Drive
— Monday, January 09, 2017
The month of January marks National Blood Donor Month and the community is invited to participate in a blood drive sponsored by the student-lead Elmira College Red Cross Club. The blood drive is Monday, January 23 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in...
Internship Brings Inspiration to Local Students
— Friday, January 06, 2017
This week’s #SoaringToSuccess story focuses on Alissa Abbott '17. This psychology and gender studies double major interned at the local YWCA and made a lasting impact with the students and children at the organization. Let’s...
Throw Back Thursday: Gannett-Tripp Library
— Thursday, January 05, 2017
This Thursday we are throwing back to January of 1967 when Ralph J. Murray, then president of Elmira College, announced plans to construct a new library and learning resource center on campus.  The building, funded in part by Frank E....
Trivia Day: Test Your Purple and Gold Knowledge
— Wednesday, January 04, 2017
Today, January 4, 2017, is National Trivia Day and to celebrate we pulled together a short quiz about Elmira College. How well do you know the Purple and Gold?  Test your EC knowledge, challenge fellow classmates, alumni, or friends,...
2017 Athletics Alumni Weekend
— Tuesday, January 03, 2017
As the New Year begins, be sure to mark your calendar for the 35th annual Athletics Alumni Weekend on Friday, February 3 through Saturday, February 4, 2017.  Festivities begin on Friday night with a trio of events that will take place...