Local students intern in sciences

By Eric Banford   The Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI) at Cornell University recently finished the 2016 summer internship project in its annual Plant Genome Research Program, an intensive summer program for dedicated students. It focuses on the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM),… Read More

Natural gas pipeline versus renewable energy

By Marie McRae   The following article is the latest installment in our Signs of Sustainability series organized by Sustainable Tompkins. Visit them online at www.sustainabletompkins.org. This article was previously published in “Network News,” the newsletter of the Cayuga Watershed Network, in July.   In… Read More

Community bonding event upcoming

By Eric Banford   At a time of paralyzing political discussions about different conflicts, the Ithaca Coalition for Unity and Cooperation in the Middle East (ICUCME) invites the Ithaca community to connect, human-to-human, in an activity that benefits the entire community. On Sunday, Aug. 21… Read More