• New York teens explore college life
    New York teens explore college life

    4-H members from 40 counties across the state experienced life on an Ivy League campus while attending the annual Career Explorations conference in early July. They sampled scientific pursuits from rocketry to ornithology at dozens of hands-on sessions led by Cornell researchers.

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    Photo by Lindsay France, UPhoto
  • Learn what our summer interns were up to in your community

    Cornell students tackle challenges all around the state each summer through CCE internships. Faculty and staff from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the College of Human Ecology partner with extension educators from local county offices to work with students on solutions to New York’s most pressing concerns.

    Photo by Mark Vorreuter
  • A conversation with the CCE director

    In 2014, Chris Watkins, the Herman M. Cohn Professor of Horticulture became CCE's new director, overseeing extension programming across the state. The following is interview excerpted from a story written by David Nutt and published by the Ithaca Journal on August 23, 2014.

    Photo by D.W. Nutt

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Marianella Casasola

She partners with the BCTR to expand study of early spatial skills to more diverse samples of young children throughout NYS. Her research is focused on early word learning.