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Ice Men

Ice Men

August 27, 2014

Follett Ice uses ORIE insights. Successive CEOs Don ’53 and Steve ’78 Follett maintain ties. read more

Wheels when you need them

Wheels when you need them

August 22, 2014

Science: Can special algorithms help keep shared bicycles rolling? read more

Family, Friends and Faculty applaud ORIE's Class of 2014

Family, Friends and Faculty applaud ORIE's Class of 2014

August 9, 2014

The graduation of the largest class of recent years is celebrated in Sage Chapel. read more

ORIE Ph.D. interns help eBay deliver “Now”

ORIE Ph.D. interns help eBay deliver “Now”

July 30, 2014

Students Patrick Steele and Chaoxu Tong are working to make eBay’s Shutl service more efficient. read more

ORIE celebrates Uma Prabhu's 90th birthday

ORIE celebrates Uma Prabhu's 90th birthday

July 29, 2014

Colleagues and alums were real and virtual attendees at the birthday celebration. read more

ORIE Financial Engineering students form a club to discuss issues and compete internationally

ORIE Financial Engineering students form a club to discuss issues and compete internationally

July 22, 2014

The Cornell Association of Financial Engineering is for those specifically interested in trading. read more

ORIE undergraduates inducted into the Omega Rho International Honor Society

ORIE undergraduates inducted into the Omega Rho International Honor Society

July 21, 2014

Omega Rho is the Honor Society for Operations Research and Management Science. read more

Undergraduates and M.Eng. students again choose  Huseyin Topaloglu as Professor of the Year

Undergraduates and M.Eng. students again choose Huseyin Topaloglu as Professor of the Year

July 21, 2014

Alice Paul and Ravi Kumar are named Teaching Assistants of the Year read more

IBM researcher to give seminar

IBM researcher to give seminar

April 2, 2014

IBM researcher Lilian Wu will give an Enterprise Engineering Seminar Wednesday, April 23 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in B17 Upson Hall. read more

Field member Christine Shoemaker named 2014 SIAM Fellow

Field member Christine Shoemaker named 2014 SIAM Fellow

March 28, 2014

Christine Shoemaker is among 32 SIAM members recognized as Fellows of the society for making outstanding contributions to fields served by SIAM. read more

Prof. Shoemaker made SIAM Fellow

Prof. Shoemaker made SIAM Fellow

March 28, 2014

Christine A. Shoemaker was among 32 members honored March 28 by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. read more

Financial Engineering Masters students complete a variety of challenging projects for Wall Street clients

Financial Engineering Masters students complete a variety of challenging projects for Wall Street clients

March 25, 2014

At CFEM, FE students explore the intricacies of financial markets. read more

Yale T. Herer BS ’86, Ph.D. ’90 and Retsef Levi Ph.D. ’05 win Daniel H. Wagner Prize

Yale T. Herer BS ’86, Ph.D. ’90 and Retsef Levi Ph.D. ’05 win Daniel H. Wagner Prize

March 13, 2014

Working with Yedioth Group, alums win prize for Excellence in Operations Research Practice. read more

ORIE Professor Emeritus and Mrs. Prabhu establish the Rabindranath Tagore Modern Literature Lecture Series

ORIE Professor Emeritus and Mrs. Prabhu establish the Rabindranath Tagore Modern Literature Lecture Series

March 5, 2014

The series honors Bengali poet, painter, writer, musician, and Nobel Prize laureate Tagore. read more

Michael Zak ’75 honors emeritus professor William Maxwell in Gates Hall

Michael Zak ’75 honors emeritus professor William Maxwell in Gates Hall

March 3, 2014

The Maxwell Room honors a professor who helped Zak become involved with Asia. read more

Arthur M. Geoffrion ’59 MIE ’61 receives the INFORMS President’s Award

Arthur M. Geoffrion ’59 MIE ’61 receives the INFORMS President’s Award

February 26, 2014

Geoffrion is honored by the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences read more

ORIE Professor Williamson named a 2013 ACM Fellow

ORIE Professor Williamson named a 2013 ACM Fellow

February 26, 2014

David Williamson joins the ACM’s most prestigious member group. read more

Jon Kleinberg receives Technion's Harvey Prize

Jon Kleinberg receives Technion's Harvey Prize

February 14, 2014

The Technion - Israel Institute of Technology has awarded the Harvey Prize for outstanding efforts in the areas of science, technology, human health and peace to computer scientist Jon Kleinberg. read more

Facebook tells the computer who you love

Facebook tells the computer who you love

February 12, 2014

Computer analysis of Facebook connections can identify which friend is the romantic partner. read more