City | 8:38 pm | January 6, 2013 | By Rebecca Levinsky

Whiffs say yes to J. Press


We always knew the Whiffenpoofs could harmonize with music, but they’ve recently proven they can harmonize with colors, and, yes, even with different colored ties.

University | 11:50 pm | December 4, 2012 | By Rebecca Levinsky

Cornell carpets library with grass

Like cattle, Cornell students lounge on the grass as they prepare for finals. Moo.

When it comes to library flooring, Cornell has mowed down the competition. Literally. Cornell’s Olin Library now has real grass on the library floor. A patch of special grass was imported from Adirondacks, N.Y., and installed in the library’s study spaces in the hopes that its “cognitive relaxing effect” would stimulate students’ productivity during the »