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Erica Karsch, co-owner of Juice Press, works to enrich bodies and minds

Modern Luxury, December 5, 2016
Erica Karsch and her husband, Michael, work with Harlem Village Academies and Cornell Summer College to improve education opportunities for underserved youth.

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Summer College alumni found youth-run global consulting agency

Bloomberg Businessweek, November 30, 2016
Melinda Guo, Ziad Ahmed, and Nick Jain met while attending Cornell University Summer College's Business World and Debate programs. To learn more Summer College, visit... > more

SC alum Chad Oppenheim '93, BArch '94, designs high-end buildings in his home city and around the globe

by Beth Saulnier,
Cornell Alumni Magazine, October 14, 2016

When architect Chad Oppenheim '93, BArch '94, was a kid growing up in New Jersey, he'd watch "Miami Vice" on Friday nights and be enraptured by the sun-kissed charisma of... > more

Summer course maps history, future of green cities

Cornell Chronicle, July 20, 2016
The concept of “green” cities is no current fad, as environmental concerns have shaped human civilization and city planning for centuries.

Learning about more than ecology and sustainability in urban environments,... > more

Record-Setting, Diverse Pool of Students Attend Cornell Summer College

Cornell Daily Sun, July 6, 2016
A record 1,320 students from 40 different countries are attending this year’s summer college, a program which allows high school students to take undergraduate courses, according to James Alan Schechter,... > more

A Refreshing Summer at Cornell University

World Student magazine, May 1, 2016

Jeffrey Liao, a high school student from Taiwan who attended last summer’s Hotel Operations Management program, talks about his summer at Cornell.

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Kopita '87 Changes Lives with Summer College Scholarships

Summer College, January 14, 2016

Educational consultant Jon Kopita '87 makes a living out of figuring out what's keeping a student from learning. Working with students at New York City's top schools, Jon focuses not... > more

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