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What it’s like to be a student at Cornell University right now, according to a junior who’s studying hotel administration and takes a coronavirus surveillance test twice a week

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, college students are returning to class in a variety of ways this fall, including in-person, online, and hybrid coursework. Business Insider caught up with a junior at Cornell University who is trying out all three class types. Here’s how Montse Longoria juggles two courses […]
What it’s like to be a student at Cornell University right now, according to a junior who’s studying hotel administration and takes a coronavirus surveillance test twice a week
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Cornell freshmen were forced to chug wine, liquor, beer, and milk during a ‘dirty rush’ frat party, according to a lawsuit. One frat pledge was found dead in a gorge 2 days later.

Antonio Tsialas, 18, attended a Phi Kappa Psi “dirty rush” party at Cornell University on Oct. 24. He was found dead in a gorge two days later. The party “Christmas in October,” featured seven rooms of drinking games, according to a lawsuit. Freshman were “encouraged or coerced” to drink large […]
Cornell freshmen were forced to chug wine, liquor, beer, and milk during a ‘dirty rush’ frat party, according to a lawsuit. One frat pledge was found dead in a gorge 2 days later.
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What it’s really like to attend an Ivy League school

Life at an Ivy League school isn’t as glamourous as Hollywood would have you think. While it’s true Mark Zuckerberg graduated from Harvard, the dorm room from which he started Facebook was no more luxurious than a dorm room at any other top school. When it comes down to it, […]
What it’s really like to attend an Ivy League school
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You’ve been sitting at your desk all wrong

VIDEO: There's a lot of false information about the proper posture you need to use when sitting at a desk. Cornell University ergonomics professor Dr Alan Hedge sets out why the 90˚ rule does more damage than good, and what the proper way to sit at your desk is.
You’ve been sitting at your desk all wrong