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ILR to the NHL

After his final collegiate ice hockey match – a dramatic double overtime duel won by top-seeded Quinnipiac University March 17 – Nick D’Agostino ’13 was struck by time’s incessant march. “It seems like just yesterday I was just a little freshman and now it’s hitting me that my career here at Cornell is done. It […]

Kyle Dake grapples with greatness

Senior Kyle Dake is vying for his fourth NCAA Division I wrestling title in an unprecedented fourth weight class. Seven Big Red wrestlers are competing in the tournament March 21-23 in Des Moines, Iowa. Go Big Red!

Tretter, by a nose

Five broken noses later, JC Tretter ’13 remains committed to an NFL career. The Big Red offensive tackle was sidelined for the Jan. 26 Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., after a training camp mishap “moved my nose across my face,” Tretter said. Surgery repositioned Tretter’s nose. “I have had much worse,” said the ILR student, […]

Free this Friday

Cornell Athletics is offering 2,000 FREE hockey ticketsto Cornell staff and faculty for this Friday’s women’s ice hockey game vs. Harvard. Cornell and Harvard are ranked no. 4 and no. 5 in the nation and are battling for the Ivy League championship. Information: Athletic Ticket Office, 255-4247.

Big Red gold

As Olympic fever sweeps the globe, Kroch Library is bringing out some rare items to celebrate the London 2012 games. A new exhibit in the reference room of the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections features original memorabilia from Cornellians in the Olympics. Its centerpiece is a solid gold medal, which Harry Reynolds Porter (Class […]

Big Red polo in home stretch

Cornell hosts the 2012 USPA National Intercollegiate Championships, April 18-22 at Oxley Equestrian Center. On April 18, the fifth-ranked Big Red men beat the No. 4 SMU Mustangs, 28-19, sending Cornell into the men’s semi-finals, where they will meet No. 1 University of Virginia Cavaliers Friday, April 20, at 2 p.m. Also on Friday, the […]

Foote steps up to NBA

Jeff Foote ’10, a three-time All-Ivy League center at Cornell, will soon be donning a National Basketball Association uniform. According to various online sources – including Foote’s Twitter account and that of the Springfield Armor, his NBA Development League team – the New Orleans Hornets will sign him March 9 to a short-term contract. Typical […]


About a month ago, a new electronic scoreboard was installed on Schoellkopf Field. Funded by gifts from friends and former athletes – including Art Wolcott ‘49, Dick Loynd ‘50, Mike Troy ’81, Rich Booth ‘82, Jay Carter ‘71, Andy Phillips ‘84, Peter Baccile ‘84, Brian Oliver ‘78, Marty Hanaka ‘71 and Doug Henderson ‘80 – […]

Bound for glory

Watch San Diego Chargers wide receiver Bryan Walters ’10 return a 103-yard kickoff for a touchdown Aug. 11.

A stretch

The New York Times drops in to the 92nd St. Y, where former Cornell basketball stars Jeff Foote, Ryan Wittman, Louis Dale, Jon Jaques and Aaron Osgood take yoga. Great update on their lives today.

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