• Cornell’s new president chats with CAM about her first weeks on campus, her approach to the job, her cultural touchstones, her credo to ‘be kind,’ and much more

  • Veteran banker Vik Dewan ’76 is the unlikely leader of America’s oldest zoo

  • A colorful tour of Cornell’s dorm murals

  • Leo Ikenaga ’12 tours the world as a member of Japan’s premier taiko drumming group

  • Zaro Bates ’11 tends an urban farm on Staten Island

  • Raise a glass to Penn researcher Patrick McGovern ’66, the Indiana Jones of ancient alcohol

  • How long-forgotten recordings by David Newburge ’57 sparked a trip through CAM’s archives—and a performance art show now in NYC

  • Above the clouds on Hawaii’s Mauna Kea, Simon Radford ’79 runs the Smithsonian’s submillimeter telescope

  • CALS leads New York State’s efforts to reintroduce industrial hemp, marijuana’s long-suffering sister plant