Kampung Pulo  - Photo by Travel Grant recipient Sebastian Dettman ([field_department]) in  Jakarta, Indonesia

The Einaudi Center is a hub for global activity at Cornell. The center organizes, catalyzes, and supports collaborative and interdisciplinary research, teaching, and outreach programs across campus. We focus on projects that promote intercultural and cross-national understanding. We educate students to become citizens of the world. And we help solve key economic, environmental, and political problems across the world.

The Einaudi Center, in collaboration with Cornell Abroad, the Center for Engaged Learning + Research, the Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI), and the Center for Teaching Excellence, is organizing a one-day internationalization symposium on May 13, 2015 in G10 Biotechnology entitled “Integration of International Experiences into the Curriculum.”  The symposium - adressed to faculty, staff, and administrative leaders in departments, colleges, and the university - will welcome selected speakers from peer universities and experts in the...
The Einaudi Center funded 100 international research travel grants for graduate students totaling $134,360. The Graduate Student Travel Grant program provides support for conducting short-term research and/or fieldwork in countries outside the United States between April 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016.The increase in funding is related to the infusion of internationalization funds, made available through the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs. The students came from a variety of fields. Most students (40%) are headed to Asia. A...
The Einaudi Center announced the second annual Undergraduate Student Travel Grant program. This grant program is funded by internationalization funds from the Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs. The grant will help to fund student travel to a number of countries, associated with the course of study the student has undertaken. This year, $227,000 were awarded to 21 undergraduate courses which were nominated by the members of Internationalization Council.Five of these courses are in the College of Arts and Sciences - Russian:...
Fighting the spread of HIV around the world; studying how workplace restructuring affects European communications workers; exploring international law and international relations; and Asian foreign relations are among the scholarly priorities of Cornell’s second cohort of International Faculty Fellows.Read more...

Einaudi Center awards post-doctoral fellowships for 2015-2016

The Einaudi Center awarded post-doctoral fellowships for the 2015-2016 academic year to two outstanding junior scholars in the field of foreign policy, security studies, and diplomatic history: Alexandra Berry, who holds a PhD in Diplomatic History from the University of Oxford; and Lisel Hintz, a PhD Candidate in Foreign Policy from George Washington University. They will start on August 1, will each teach an undergraduate course in spring 2016, and will contribute to the intellectual life of the Einaudi Center.
 “My work focuses on the design of new systems of satellites that exploit recent advances in nanosatellite technology and artificial intelligence. These CubeSats are a little smaller than a box of Kleenex. All our projects have the potential to have a global-scale impact, and we have been collaborating with NASA, as well as with universities in Barcelona, Toulouse, Moscow, and Boston.” – Daniel SelvaIFFs are appointed by the Einaudi Center, and they work with the Center to strengthen international research and teaching at Cornell and foster new cross-college...