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Where will CIW lead you?

Washington, D.C. was recently ranked the number one best city for recent graduates by The Fiscal Times for its strong job market, and many opportunities in government as well as in business, science and the arts.   

The Cornell in Washington program offers you the unique opportunity to experience our nation’s capital region while:

  • Earning Cornell credits
  • Gaining work experience and developing transferable skills
  • Obtaining practical experience by applying methods and theories learned in classes
  • Networking with professionals in your field for references and future job opportunities
  • Increasing confidence in your abilities
  • Having fun, meeting new people, and enjoying an enormous range of cultural and recreational activities!

Learn why Cornellians from all majors often refer to their semester in Washington as the “best semester” of their time as an undergraduate!

 

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For the Cornell in Washington Sesquicentennial Celebration!

 

 


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Feb
01
Superbowl party
Join us in the main classroom to watch the New England Patriots take on the Seattle Seahawks in the Superbowl! Snacks will be... more>>
Feb
04
CIW at the Bio Information Fair
Come see us in the Biotechnology Building (ground floor) on Wednesday, February 4th for the BIO INFO FAIR from 4:00-6:00PM.  Click here for concentration info session schedule and other event details. The... more>>
Feb
07
National Gallery Introductory Tour: Italian Renaissance
Eric Denker, Senior Lecturer in the Education Department of the National Gallery, will serve as guide and lecturer for a series of three... more>>
Feb
07
Washington Wizards game
Watch the Washington Wizards take on the Brooklyn Nets at the Verizon Center.  more>>
Feb
08
Museum Sunday: National Cathedral tour
It's Museum Sunday! We are exploring the National Cathedral with a FREE tour. more>>
Feb
10
Student / Alumni Mixer
The Cornell Club of Washington always welcomes incoming students with a reception in the multi-purpose room. Club members are enthusiastic about meeting students,... more>>
Feb
10
Cornell in Washington Summer Program
Join us for an information session about the Cornell in Washington Summer Program. Come enjoy a slice of pizza and a soda and... more>>
Feb
21
National Gallery Tour: Holland's Golden Age
Eric Denker, Senior Lecturer in the Education Department of the National Gallery, will explore Dutch Art, emphasizing Rembrandt, Vermeer, and the rich artistic heritage... more>>
Feb
22
Museum Sunday: US Holocaust Memorial Museum
It's Museum Sunday! Join us for a FREE visit to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum more>>
Feb
23
Explore Cornell in Washington
The Cornell in Washington program offers you the unique opportunity to experience our nation’s capital region while: Earning Cornell credits Gaining work experience... more>>