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Ashley Spear

Ashley Spear is a Ph.D student in the Civil and Environmental Engineering School, and is currently working at NASA. Read more

  • Hometown: Cheyenne, Wyoming
  • Structural Engineering

Next-Gen entrepreneurs

CornellNYC Tech: Creating the Next Generation of EntrepreneursLance Collins, dean of the College of Engineering, discusses Cornell's partnership with Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and how... Read more

Solar oven team

Solar Cooker Team in Nicaragua

Solar Cooker Team members traveled to Nicaragua over spring break to work with the Solar Women of Totogalpa. Xochitl Cruz, Jocie Kluger, Emma Lejeune, Meghan Hilbert, Alex Huang, and adviser Tim Bond... Read more

Erika Johnson

Erika Johnson is an M.S./Ph.D. in the Civil and Environmental Engineering School working on research focused on Environmental Fluid Mechanics. Read more

  • Hometown: Catonsville, MD
  • Environmental Fluid Mechanics & Hydrology

"It looks ... like paint!"

The search for Leonardo da Vinci’s painting “The Battle of Anghiari,” known as “The Lost Leonardo,” is getting help from two Cornell materials science and engineering alumnae, and will be the subject... Read more

NYC Plans on 'Morning Joe'

MSNBC: Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Cornell President David Skorton joined Morning Joe December 20, 2011 to discuss the NYC Tech Campus. Read more