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Cornell's Adult University celebrates fifty years

School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, January 17, 2018

In the mid-'60s, Cornell trustee Les Severinghaus '21 told Cornell President James Perkins that the time had come for alumni "to be led not by the hand, but by the... > more

It's Even Worse Than You Think: What the Trump Administration Is Doing to America

by David Cay Johnston,
The Huffington Post, January 11, 2018
At the end of Donald Trump’s first year in office, his job approval ratings are lower than those of any American president in modern history. The establishment mass media, on... > more

Great at Work: How Top Performers Work Less and Achieve More

by Morten Hansen,
Psychology Today, January 9, 2018
For more than a century, experts on individual and organizational behavior have tried to account for differences in performance at work. They have measured the impact of many factors,... > more

Building the Great Society: Inside Lyndon Johnson's White House

by Joshua Zeitz,
Tulsa World, January 7, 2018
Lyndon Johnson’s legacy as President of the United States will always be tarnished by the war in Vietnam. That said, historians continue to give extraordinarily high marks to his domestic... > more

Alley-Oop to Aliyah: African American Hoopsters in the Holy Land

by David A. Goldstein,
The Jerusalem Post, January 5, 2018
In the spring of 2004, during Passover, the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team hosted Zelgiris Kaunus in the deciding game of the Euroleague quarterfinals. With two seconds left, and... > more

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