Cornell Minds Matter Offers Weekly Wegmans Runs

Members of the Cornell community are now able to take advantage of a unique opportunity offered by Cornell Minds Matter to get their grocery shopping done. Weekly Wegmans Run, started this semester, allows individuals free transportation to and from Wegmans on Mondays.

WANG | On Mental Health

This upcoming weekend, Cornell will host the fourth annual Ivy League Mental Health Conference, where delegates from all the Ivy League schools come together to discuss the state of mental health on our campuses. Considering Ivy League schools recently got slapped with a D or worse by the Ruderman Family Foundation for our leave of absence policies, there’s a sense of urgency in rectifying the mistakes we made. If we’re really among the best schools in the nation, it’s time we act like it. Cornell Minds Matter has been the driving force in organizing the conference, brainstorming, making calls, asking for funding. As a small part of the organization, I’ve gotten a first-hand view of the planning for the conference.

Sophie Fund to Host First Annual Ithaca Cupcake Baking Contest

The Sophie Fund was created earlier this year to honor Sophie MacLeod ‘14, who died by suicide while on a leave of absence from Cornell. Sophie’s father and the fund’s donor advisor Scott MacLeod said the contest is a way to pay tribute to Sophie, who loved to bake.