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A diverse array of Andropogoneae tribe grasses

Grass genes tapped to breed better crops

Oct 18, 2018
Cornell researchers will tap into genetic information found in more than 700 species of related grasses to improve maize and sorghum, thanks to a $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation. Read more

Cornellians use their education to serve fellow Africans

Oct 18, 2018
Cornellians Stephen Mugo, Ph.D. ’99, and former postdoctoral student Sylvester Oikeh came full circle recently when they returned to the university Oct. 7 to share the story of how they’ve used their education for humanitarian purposes in Africa. Read more