ItemCornell University Meets the Challenge of World AgricultureZuidema, Larry (Cornell University, International Programs, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, 2014)The book reviews the international activities of CALS over the years and was prepared as a contribution to the 50th anniversary celebration of IP-CALS. The first three sections of the manuscript were adapted from an IP-CALS 50th anniversary presentation by the author on February 15, 2013. ItemThe Bartels World Affairs Fellowship Program: Bringing the Internationally Distinguished to CornellMichelsen, Heike (2022-04-29)The article provides an overview and discusses the impact and factors of success of the Henry E. and Nancy Horton Bartels World Affairs Fellowship program. A flagship program of the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, the Center has named 41 Bartels Fellows - Nobel Laureates, presidents, leading UN-officials, religious leaders, and other distinguished global thinkers - and organized major public Bartels lectures, hundreds of seminars and meetings on campus since 1984. ItemThe Cornell- Los Baños StoryTurk, Kenneth L. (1974)The Cornell- Los Baños Story by Dr. Kenneth Turk documents the dramatic two decades of Cornell's involvement with the rebuilding of the University of the Philippines at Los Baños after that university was severely damaged during World War II. Dr. Turk was director of International Agricultural Development at its beginning in 1963 and he spent a year (1954-55) in the early stages of the Cornell-UNLB cooperation. He introduces the story with a glimpse of "World Agriculture and Cornell (for example, the Cornell-Nanking story) and then unfolds in striking detail the phases of the Cornell-Los Baños between 1952 and 1972. The book was published by the New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences in 1974. ItemCornell University - The Global DimensionColle, Royal D. (2008-07-17T20:50:24Z)From a small hilltop in Ithaca in 1865, Cornell has reached into many corners of the world for some 14 decades to share its knowledge and skills across national boundaries. And for many years the world has come to East Hill as illustrated by the appearance of students from more than 120 countries enrolled at the University. Cornell became global before the word globalization became popular. In these pages, we have tried to capture some of the history of Cornell's steps toward becoming what some have called a transnational university. The challenge to capture in print that extensive and far-reaching history was taken up by the Cornell Association of Professors Emeriti (CAPE). Its members recognized the importance of involving in the story many of those who experienced those adventurous years that laid the foundation for this global university. ItemNot the Most Isolated Place on the Eastern SeaboardKammen, Carol (2006-04-18T19:03:38Z)Chapter 1 of the book with the working title, "GLOBAL CORNELL, A History of the University's International Experience".