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Cornell University   /kɔrnˈɛl jˌunəvˈərsəti/   Listen
Cornell University

A university in Ithaca, New York.

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"Cornell University" Quotes from Famous Books

... was born in the town of Mansfield, New York, March 28, 1860. His early education was obtained from the district school and he began teaching at the age of sixteen. After completing an academic course he went to Cornell University from which he was graduated with the ...
— The Poets' Lincoln - Tributes in Verse to the Martyred President • Various

... may be gained from the touching request in his will that he might be buried by her side. 'For my burial, I desire it may be in St. Michael's Church at Gorhambury, for there is the grave of my mother.'"—Address of Homer B. Sprague, at the laying of the corner-stone of Sage College, Cornell University. ...
— The Education of American Girls • Anna Callender Brackett

... Professor of History at Cornell University; Sometime United States Minister to Russia and Ambassador to Germany; Author of "A History of the Warfare of Science ...
— Fiat Money Inflation in France - How It Came, What It Brought, and How It Ended • Andrew Dickson White

... of interest to note that Dr. Hans Bethe, then a member of the Manhattan Engineer District on loan from Cornell University, predicted the existence and characteristics of this ball of fire months before the first test ...
— The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki • United States

... in New York, and at the University of Chicago in Chicago. Certain of them were delivered elsewhere—before the American Philosophical Society and at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, at Harvard University in Cambridge, and at Cornell University in Ithaca. ...
— Characters and events of Roman History • Guglielmo Ferrero

... of society, loves a young Cornell University student, and it works startling changes in her life and the lives of those about her. The dramatic version is one of the sensations ...
— The Black Box • E. Phillips Oppenheim

... Model of the Earth shows the reliefs of the land surface and ocean bed, 20 inches diameter. Used by the Royal Geographical Society, Cornell University. Normal, and other schools of ...
— Birds Illustrated by Color Photograph [April, 1897] - A Monthly Serial designed to Promote Knowledge of Bird-Life • Various

... State Senate. Struggle for the Charter of Cornell University. News of Lee's surrender. Assassination of Lincoln. Service over his remains at the Capitol in Albany. My address. Question of my renomination. Elements against me; the Tammany influence; sundry priests in New York, and clergymen throughout the State. Senatorial convention; David ...
— Volume I • Andrew Dickson White

Words linked to "Cornell University" :   NY, university, New York, Ivy League, Empire State, New York State

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