If you want to know who your classmates are, here is a quick way to get acquainted. We invite you to learn about the kinds of people who will be your colleagues and friends at Cornell, and often for the rest of your life.
For Amanda Bares’ first summer job after high school she cleaned laser components at the company where her father worked as an electrical engineer. Now, as a Ph.D. student in Cornell’s Nancy E. and Peter C. Meinig School of Biomedical Engineering (BME), Bares is building her own technologically advanced piece of scientific equipment. read more
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