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The Gothics, comprised of Founders Hall, Lyon Hall, McFaddin Hall, Mennen Hall, and South Baker Hall, is a group of gothic-style residence halls on the West Campus area of Cornell University. The halls were completed in 1933 and are recognizable by their ivy-covered stone walls. They are only open to transfer students and upperclassmen. The rooms are singles or doubles arranged in suites and apartments. The facilities include laundry, kitchens, computer networking, study lounges, and TV/social lounges. See also Gothic art. ... A halls of residence, British English (almost always halls and not hall) or a residence hall (North American English) is a type of residential accommodation for large numbers of students. ... Cornell University is a research university located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York. ... Species See text Hedera (English name ivy (plural, ivies) is a genus of about 10 species of climbing or ground-creeping evergreen woody plants in the family Araliaceae, native to the Atlantic Islands, Europe, North Africa and across Asia east to Japan. ... A kitchen is a room used for food preparation. ...


Some annual events include drive-in movies on the Tower, Fall trips to hike the gorges, sea kayaking on Cayuga Lake, go-karting, a Winter Semi-formal, a Mardi Gras celebration, trips to the Late Show with David Letterman and an end of the year barbecue. Cayuga Lake is the longest of western New Yorks glacial Finger Lakes, and is the second largest in surface area. ... A kart racer takes a turn on an indoor track Kart racing (as the word is so spelled by enthusiasts) or karting is a variant of open-wheeler motor sport with simple, small four-wheeled vehicles called karts, go-karts, or gearbox/shifter karts depending on the design. ... Semi-formal is a dress code in the European tradition. ... Mardi Gras (French for Fat Tuesday) is the day before Ash Wednesday, and is also called Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Day. It is the final day of Carnival (English:IPA: and Romance languages:IPA: ). It is a celebration that is held just before the beginning of the Christian liturgical season... The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City. ... A barbecue on a trailer at a block party in Kansas City A barbecue on a trailer at a block party in Kansas City Pans on the top shelf hold hamburgers and hot dogs that were grilled earlier when the coals were hot. ...


The occupancy is as follows:

  • Founders Hall: 90
  • South Baker Hall: 67
  • McFaddin Hall: 64
  • Lyon Hall (women only): 58
  • Mennen Hall: 36


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Academics Download high resolution version (1600x1595, 140 KB)taken from http://www. ... Cornell University is a research university located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York. ... Cornell University is a research university located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York. ...

Undergraduate Colleges and Schools
Agriculture and Life SciencesArchitecture, Art and PlanningArts and SciencesEngineeringHotel AdministrationHuman EcologyIndustrial and Labor Relations College of Agriculture and Life Sciences logo It has been suggested that Plant Biology at Cornell be merged into this article or section. ... The College of Architecture, Art and Planning (AAP) at Cornell University was established in 1871 as the School of Architecture, offering the first four-year course of study in architecture in the United States. ... College of Arts & Sciences logo Cornell Universitys College of Arts and Sciences (A&S or CAS) has been part of the university since its founding, although its name has changed over time. ... College of Engineering logo Cornell Universitys College of Engineering was founded in 1870 as the Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts. ... The Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, one of the endowed colleges of Cornell University, is a world-renowned school for hospitality management founded in 1922. ... The College of Human Ecology (HumEc) is a statutory college at Cornell University. ... The New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR) at Cornell University was established in 1944 (first students admitted 1945) as the worlds first school for college-level study in industrial and labor relations. ...


Graduate/Professional Colleges and Schools
GraduateLawBusinessMedical:NYCMedical:QatarMedical SciencesVeterinary The Graduate School is a graduate school at Cornell University; it confers most professional and research masters degree and doctoral degrees in various fields of study for the university. ... Multi-exposure composite of Cornell Law School, September 2005 Cornell Law School, located in Ithaca, New York, is a graduate school of Cornell University. ... The S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management (JGSM) is the business school of Cornell University. ... The Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College is the medical school and biomedical research unit of Cornell University. ... The Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) was established on April 9, 2001, when Cornell University signed an agreement with the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development to bring a branch of its medical school to Education City, Qatar near the capital of Doha. ... The Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WGSMS) is a graduate college of Cornell University that was founded in 1952 as an academic partnership between two major medical institutions in New York City: the Weill Cornell Medical College and the Sloan-Kettering Institute. ... The New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University was founded in 1894, and is only one of two institutes of veterinary medicine in the Ivy League in the United States. ...

Athletics The Cornell Big Red is the name of the sports teams, and other competitive teams, at Cornell University. ...

Hoy FieldNewman ArenaSchoellkopf Field • "Give My Regards to Davy" David F. Hoy Field, usually referred to simply as Hoy Field, is a baseball field at Cornell University where the Big Reds baseball team plays. ... Newman Arena is a 4,473-seat multi-purpose arena at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ... Cornellians cheer on the Big Red in 1919 Schoellkopf Field is a 25,597-capacity stadium at Cornell University that opened in 1915 and is used for the Big Red football, lacrosse and field hockey teams. ... Give My Regards to Davy is frequently sung at Cornell hockey games. ...

Campus Cornell University is a research university located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York. ...

ArboretumArecibo ObservatoryJohnson Art MuseumOrnithology LabPlantationsSynchrotronTheory Center F.R. Newman Arboretum (150 acres) is an arboretum within the Cornell Plantations, which are botanical gardens located adjacent to the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, New York. ... The Arecibo Observatory is located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico on the north coast of the island. ... The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art is located near the Cornell University Arts quad in Ithaca, New York. ... The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a laboratory dedicated to research in the field of ornithology at Cornell University. ... The Cornell Plantations (200 acres) are botanical gardens, including the F.R. Newman Arboretum, located adjacent to the Cornell University campus, Ithaca, New York. ... The Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS) is a high-intensity high-energy X-ray lightsource supported by the National Science Foundation and located in Wilson Lab on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY. The lab provides synchrotron radiation facilities for multidiciplinary scientific research, with a particular focus on... Located at Cornell University, the Cornell Theory Center (CTC) is one of four supercomputing centers funded by the US National Science Foundation. ...

Cornelliana Cornelliana is a broad term that can refer to anything related to Cornell Universitys unique traditions, lore, and legends. ...

University HistoryCornelliansChimesDragon Day • "Far Above Cayuga's Waters" • Slope Day Statue of A.D. White on the Arts Quadrangle The history of Cornell University begins with the convergence of its two founders in the New York State Senate in January 1864. ... // Summary Cornellians are persons affiliated with Cornell University, commonly including alumni, current and former faculty members, students, and others. ... The Cornell Chimes have been located at the central campus of Cornell University, marking the hours and chiming concerts, since the original set of nine bells first rang at the University’s opening ceremonies October 7, 1868. ... Dragon Day is an annual event at Cornell similar to Mardi Gras that occurs, traditionally, on the Thursday before St Patricks Day. ... Reared against the arch of Heaven, Far Above Cayugas Waters is Cornell Universitys alma mater. ... A view of Libe Slope during Slope Day Slope Day is an annual day of celebration held at Cornell University during the last day of regular undergraduate classes. ...

Residences Cornell University is a research university located on the East Hill of Ithaca, New York. ...

BalchBeckerBetheCookCourt & BauerDicksonDonlonThe GothicsMewsRisleySage A stairway in the Balch courtyard Balch Hall, or more accurately Balch Halls, is the only all-female dormitory at Cornell University. ... Carl Becker House or Becker House, founded in 2005, is the second of five new residential colleges at Cornell University. ... Hans Bethe House or Bethe House, set to be completed in 2007, is the third of five new residential colleges at Cornell University. ... The Crest of Alice Cook House Alice Cook House or Cook House, founded in 2004, is the first of five new residential colleges on West Campus, as part of the West Campus Residential Initiative, at Cornell University. ... Bauer Hall Court and Bauer Halls are residence halls at Cornell University, joined by an enclosed bridge on the second and third floor, and an open air walkway (weather permitting) on the fourth floor. ... Clara Dickson Hall is a dormitory at Cornell University. ... Mary H. Donlon Hall, or Donlon Hall, is a residence hall at Cornell University. ... Mews Hall Mews Hall is the newest North Campus residence hall at Cornell University. ... The Risley Coat of Arms Prudence Risley Residential College for the Creative and Performing Arts, commonly known as Risley Hall, Risley Residential College, or just Risley, is a themed residence hall at Cornell University. ... Sage Residential College, Sage College for Women, Sage College, or just Sage was the first womens residential college at Cornell University. ...


 
 

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