According to the Atkinson Center website, "the Academic Venture Fund (AVF) is an incubator for the next generation of sustainable solutions. The AVF seeds original, interdisciplinary research that is... Read more about Esteban Gazel and Allison Chatrchyan receive Atkinson Venture Fund (AVF) Grants
Mahowald elected Irving Porter Church Professor of Engineering
Endowed chair for EAS professor.
At their October meeting, the Board of Trustees elected Natalie Mahowald the Irving Porter Church Professor of Engineering, effective November 1, 2017.
EAS's late Professor Emeritus Jack E. Oliver was appointed to this endowed chair in 1971 when he came to Cornell from Columbia University.
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Patricia MacQueen (Geological Sciences) was one of only 14% of applicants selected to receive a 3-year NASA fellowship worth $135,000 in the inaugural Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space... Read more about Patricia MacQueen Wins Pretigious FINESST Award
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