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Cornell Mental Health: Students Speak Out

When I first got involved in mental health advocacy as a freshman, Cornell University was behind in the game. Cornell is an Ivy League school with a very “work hard, play hard” mentality that creates a lot of mental health issues. 913 more words

Mental Health

Chasing Waterfalls

When your grad school pal is getting married in Ithaca, New York, you turn going into the wedding into an excellent cross-country waterfall-chasing opportunity.

First stop: Cuyahoga Valley National Park in Ohio. 213 more words


Far above Cayuga's waters ... revisiting Cornell University

Many, many years ago, I spent a very happy four years at this beautiful university campus in Ithaca, (upstate) New York, studying political science and history. 534 more words


119-125 College Avenue (College Townhouses) Construction Update, 9/2018

A little late in coming, but better than nothing at all.

119-125 College Avenue is developer John Novarr’s attempt to add something to Collegetown that’s not explicitly student housing. 1,181 more words


Ithaca's Best Cupcakes 2018

Here are the top winners in the 3rd Annual Ithaca Cupcake Baking Contest organized by The Sophie Fund in the Ithaca Commons on October 13. (More winners will be posted soon!) 332 more words

The Sophie Fund

Moving north

: There I was living in Panama City and working in the defense contracting industry, which I despised with all my heart and desperately wanted to get out of. 945 more words

Personal History


I left for my conference in Ithaca. My blogging habit suffered.

It rained heavily during my drive north. I avoided tolls and enjoyed the autumn colors. 210 more words