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The very best way to experience Cornell Engineering is to visit in person, but sometimes that's not possible. As an alternative, we invite you to explore the college online. Tune in to the campus today on the Quad Cam. Check out labs, classrooms, and favorite outdoor spots via the Virtual Tour. And discover what real people think, feel, and experience when they arrive on campus via the Student Spotlights.

Student Spotlight

Chris Larson

Chris Larson hit a point in 2012 where he could see several possible futures for himself. He was not sure which path he would eventually take, but he did know that for any of them to happen he was going to need a Ph.D. read more

Malinka Walaliyadde

"I have no family [or] friends here. I was pretty lucky because I made some really good friends my first week and that really helped." read more

Paxton Thedford

Paxton Thedford grew up in Kerrville, Texas and earned his B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. When it was time to decide on a graduate program, Cornell was his clear first choice. “When I came to Ithaca for the admitted students events, Professor Susan Daniel and everyone else in CBE did a great job,” says Thedford. “I got a good feeling right away from all the people I met—it felt like a place I could succeed.” read more

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