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Cornell University
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Carl L. Becker
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

This succinct and engaging history of the founding of Cornell University traces the institution's origins within the educational climate of mid-nineteenth-century America. Originally delivered as six lectures celebrating the seventy-fifth anniversary of the opening the university, this book was first published by Cornell University Press in 1943. Beginning with a
Cornell University
Language: en
Pages: 127
Authors: Richard H. Penner
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, was founded after the Civil War as a great experiment: a nonsectarian, coeducational institution where "any person can find instruction in any study." At the time, there were only a handful of colleges that accepted women and even fewer that were nonsectarian. The university
The Register, Cornell University
Language: en
Authors: Cornell University
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1880 - Publisher:

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Cornell University Hockey
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Adam Wodon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Few schools, if any, have a reverence for their history as Cornell University does for its hockey program. The tradition is largely a winning one, punctuated by the only perfect season of the modern era, a 29-0 mark in the 1969-1970 season. Started on a frozen pond in 1900, Cornell
Cornell University Press, Est. 1869
Language: en
Pages: 90
Authors: Karen M. Laun
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-15 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

A history of the first 150 years of Cornell University Press.