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Advisory Council Gets to Work in Support of the Station

Respected leaders in food and agriculture converged on Geneva from all over New York State and the nation on February 4th and 5th to carry out their responsibilities as members of the NYSAES Advisory Council. First stop was a networking dinner at Geneva-on-the-Lake during which the group joined department chairs, CALS associate deans and staff, […]

FS6000 Graduate Student Seminar Series-Sr. Food Scientist Catalin Moraru

No Sugar?  Sweeet! Catalin Moraru, PhD Senior Food Scientist International Food Network, Inc. Consumers have become increasingly aware of the obesity, diabetes and dental health issues associated with sugar and HFCS, yet are not willing to sacrifice the sweet taste of their favorite foods and beverages. Recognizing these, the food industry puts significant time and […]

FS6000 Graduate Student Seminar Series-Dr. Cy Lee-Feb. 10th

NOTE: seminar starts at 11:00 AM FS6000 Seminar Series FOOD SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY SEMINAR Wednesday February 10, 2010 11:00 AM Food Research Lab Conference Room 251 Dr. Cy Lee, Professor Dept. of Food Science & Technology Cornell University Green Tea Is it a Functional Beverage? For about 5000 years the medicinal and nutritional benefits of […]

Newly Elected

Richard A. Durst, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry in the Department of Food Science & Technology, has been elected to the Executive Council of CAPE (Cornell Association of Professors Emeriti) and will also serve as the CAPE Liaison to the University Faculty Senate.

USDA folks have a small informal group who have been weighing in every Monday at noon in Angela Baldo’s office (#102 building 74A) since May. They keep track of our results on a spreadsheet online (the percent removed and the BMI, not the actual pounds!). Anyone is welcome to join us.  We can always use […]

The Geneva YMCA offers a special corporate rate for Station employees.  A program guide is available that covers all of the YMCA programs on their website: www.genevafamilyymca.org .  Any member of the Station will save 10% on membership and not have to pay the joining fee. The “Y” is planning a special happening on February […]

Fingerlakes Fitness, www.fingerlakesfitness.org, is offering a CRAZY SPECIAL: $10 a month membership rate for Station employees.  This rate is based on a one year membership enrollment. Fingerlakes fitness is a new 10,000 sq. ft. facility offers  the largest assortment of free weights, cardio, and gym equipment in the area.  Personal training and fitness classes are […]