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    • The Case for a Primary Diplomatic Relationship with China 

      Kirk, Mark (Internet-First University Press, 2004-11-08)
      The Honorable Mark Kirk, Cornell class of '81, presented his thoughtful and provocative views on 'The Rise of China' in a November 8, 2004 lecture in Alice Statler Auditorium at Cornell University. Kirk has been named by ...
    • Celebrating Yervant: Cornell Professor Terzian on his 70th birthday 

      Handler, Philip; Handler, Maddy; Fly on the Wall Productions, Producer: (Internet-First University Press, 2009-10)
      This documentary was created as a gift for Yervant Terzian's 70th birthday (Feb 9, 2009.) The production takes a personal, honest, and at times light-hearted approach to the Professor's Cornell story, made upbeat through ...
    • A Civil and Environmental Engineering Oral History Interview 

      McGuire, William; Abel, John F. (Internet-First University Press, 2012-04-18)
    • A Conversation by Three Arecibo Observatory Pioneers: William E. Gordon, Dale R. Corson and William McGuire 

      Gordon, William E.; Corson, Dale R.; McGuire, William "Bill" (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-04)
      Three pioneers discuss the beginning of the Arecibo Observatory.
    • A Conversation Harold D. Craft, Jr 

      Craft, Harold D., Jr.; Campbell, Donald B. (Internet-First University Press, 2012-04-20)
      Hal Craft reminisces about his Cornell and Arecibo Observatory connections; in particular, he discusses the event that occurred while he was serving as Director of the Observatory, including his oversight of a major facility ...
    • A Conversation with Al George 

      George, Albert R.; Moon, Francis (Inernet-First Univesity Press, 2014-04-18)
      This video is part of the the Oral History Project of the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Albert R. George, the John F. Carr Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Cornell University is interviewed ...
    • A Conversation with Alan T. Zehnder 

      Zehnder, Alan T.; Moon, Francis C. (Internet-First University Press, 2014-06-10)
      In an interview with Prof. Francis Moon, Professor Alan Zehnder of the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering discusses his trajectory into academia and life at Cornell. Prof. Zehnder grew up in Alameda, ...
    • A Conversation with Alice Colby-Hall 

      Colby-Hall, Alice; Long, Kathleen (Internet-First University Press, 2015-06-02)
      Alice Colby-Hall, Professor Emerita of French Literature in the Department of Romance Studies, received her PhD in French and Romance philology from Columbia University in May of 1962 and began teaching medieval French ...
    • A Conversation with Alison Lurie 

      Lurie, Alison; Adams, Barry B. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-07-27)
    • A Conversation with André Jagendorf 

      Jagendorf, André; Turgeon, Robert (Internet-First University Press, 2016-09-08)
      On September 8, 2016 André discussed his life journey with colleague, Robert Turgeon, a professor in the Plant Biology Section.
    • A Conversation with Anil Nerode 

      Nerode, Anil; Gries, David (Internet-First University Press, 2014-10-16)
      Anil Nerode is the Goldwin Smith Professor of Mathematics. He joined the Cornell Math Department in 1959. His interests are in mathematical logic, the theory of automata, computability and complexity theory, the calculus ...
    • A Conversation with Art Ruoff 

      Ruoff, Arthur L.; Hoffmann, Roald (Internet-First University Press, 2014-10-01)
      To supplement an oral history interview with Professor Ruoff (interviewed by Roald Hoffmann), additional background resources are included: List of publications (cv), and articles that appeared on the Cornell Chronicle and ...
    • A Conversation with Barbara Baird and David Holowka 

      Baird, Barbara A.; Holowka, David A. (Internet-First University Press, 2014-12-16)
    • A Conversation with Ben Widom 

      Widom, Ben; Meinwald, Jerrold (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-13)
      Benjamin Widom, Professor of Chemistry emeritus, sketches his career in science starting from his years in Stuyvesant High School in New York City, followed by his undergraduate years at Columbia University, then as a Ph.D. ...
    • A Conversation with Bill McGuire 

      McGuire, William "Bill"; Campbell, Donald B. (Internet-First University Press, 2011-12-17)
      A Discussion of the Structural Engineering Aspects of the Arecibo Observatory.
    • A Conversation with Bob Frank 

      Frank, Bob; Gilovich, Thomas D. (Internet-First University Press, 2016-12-16)
    • A Conversation with Bud C. Tennant 

      Tennant, Bud C.; Carmichael, LeLand "Skip" (Internet-First University Press, 2015-11-24)
      Bud Tennant’s multidimensional career as a veterinarian is discussed with Skip Carmichael.
    • A Conversation with Charles F. Wilcox, Jr. 

      Wilcox, Charles F. Jr. (Internet-First University Press, 2012-09-08)
      Charles Wilcox, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, relates his youthful introduction to chemistry and the path that led through MIT, UCLA, and Harvard to a faculty position at Cornell. He explains how he was drawn to Physical ...
    • A Conversation with Charles Walcott 

      Walcott, Charles; Cooke, J. Robert (Internet-First University Press, 2015-05-06)
      Charles Walcott is a Professor Emeritus of Neurobiology and Behavior. Walcott received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Harvard and his PhD from Cornell in 1959. Walcott has been a faculty member at Harvard, Tufts ...
    • A Conversation with Charlie Van Loan 

      Van Loan, Charlie; Bala, Kavita (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-15)
      Van Loan discusses his experiences with teaching, writing textbooks, administering degree programs, MatLab, matrices and more.