• Jianxin Huo ’20 discusses her CCE summer internship with CALS Dean Kathryn Boor ’80.
    CCE summer interns extend and explore

    What may have felt like a short amount of time was long on influence for the 29 Cornell undergraduates who spent their summer working and conducting research in communities across New York state as Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) interns.

    Read moreRJ Anderson/Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • CCE Director, Chris Watkins, Ag Commissioner, Richard Ball center holding the Friend of Extension Award; and CCE Wayne County Executive Director, Arlene Wilson
    Head of Ag and Markets hailed as Friend of Extension

    Richard Ball, New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets commissioner, was presented the Friend of Extension Award by Cornell Cooperative Extension at a ceremony Sept. 26 at Cornell's Statler Hotel.

    Read moreR.J. Anderson/Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Gloved hand holds mature oyster
    Ripple effect: Cornell helps restore Long Island's shellfish

    Long Island’s coastal ecosystem, economy and culture have been threatened since the 1970s by increasing degradation in the quality of Long Island’s water. Cornell Cooperative Extension aims to change that, by leading the largest effort ever to restore Long Island's shellfish populations.

    Read moreJason Koski/Cornell University
  • Hemp in a Cornell AgriTech greenhouse.
    Hype or Hope? Cutting Through the Hemp Haze: 3 Part Series

    What do potential growers need to know about the present and future of hemp production in New York? This "Extension Out Loud" three-part podcast series explores the emerging crop featuring interviews on policy with assemblywoman Donna Lupardo and a conversation with Cornell professor, research and Hemp Team leader, Larry Smart.

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Faculty Spotlight
Karl Pillemer

Research focused on aging and the family, long-term and palliative care, developing models for translational research, and studies of elder wisdom.

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Jennifer talks about the process of groundtruthing our Brix monitor.