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News and Highlights
See what we’ve been up to recently, as we advance our mission to connect plants and peoples
Cornell Botanic Gardens has unveiled a new outdoor art installation: a two-story mural, created in […]
View this short video of Brazilian street artist Eder Muniz creating a mural in bright, vivid colors, enlivening the north side of the Nevin Welcome Center.
Maria Cristina Garcia, the Howard A. Newman Professor of American Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences, won the inaugural Faculty Award for Excellence in Research, Teaching and Service Through Diversity. The awards were announced by President Martha E. Pollack and Provost Michael I. Kotlikoff, following the recommendations of a selection committee that considered 33 nominees.
In the News
Read the latest news stories on Cornell Botanic Gardens and articles tapping the knowledge of our staff experts.
Researchers isolated the new bacteria in Turkey Hill, a natural area stewarded by Cornell Botanic Gardens.
The inaugural year of plant trials at the Cornell Botanic Gardens drew thousands of visitors, hundreds of whom took the opportunity to vote on their favorites of the approximately 150 cultivars trialed in in-ground beds.
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