Vet School Brings Donkey Welfare Symposium to East Coast

Despite being the symbol of the Democratic Party, donkeys are often stereotyped as stubborn and are treated merely as livestock. The fourth Annual Donkey Welfare Symposium, held from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 at the College of Veterinary Medicine, aimed to improve audience’s knowledge of the animal through informative demonstrations, lectures, and hands-on laboratories.


Dancers Perform Choreography Exploring the Urchin

Seven dancers explore the concept of empathy with everyday objects in a performance surrounding the Urchin, an installation on the Arts Quad. Fugitive Spaces was choreographed by Jumay Chu, a senior lecturer in Performing and Media Arts, as a part of the Cornell Council for the Arts 2016 biennial, titled “Abject/Object Empathies.”