Cornell University in Ithaca, New York has approximately 14,900 undergraduate students and 5,600 graduate students. It is a private university and one of the Ivy League schools. The school colors are red and white. An interesting fact about Cornell is that it’s the only public-ivy league school!
Famous "Big Red" alumni include Christopher Reeve - actor, Mae C. Jemison - NASA astronaut, Bill Nye - scientist and TV presenter, Ruth Bader Ginsburg - member of the Supreme Court, and Ann Coulter - political commentator.
Uttara is a graduate of Cornell and is originally from Morristown New Jersey. One quirky fact about Uttara..."I used to live in Singapore!"
Fun fact about Cornell University: Ithaca, NY has more restaurants per capita than NYC!
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Purity Ice Cream, Moose Tracks.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: Insomnia Cookies, Double Chocolate Chip cookies.
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea: Collegetown Bagels.
Burger Joint and Fries: Jack's.
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Moosewood Restaurant.
Pizzeria: Collegetown Pizza.
Diner and Favorite Dish: AGAVA Restaurant, Gus flatbread.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: Viva Taqueria, NACHOS!
Sushi and your go to roll: Plum Tree.
Breakfast Spot with a friend or date: Carriage House Cafe.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend: La Tourelle Resort & Spa.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Blackbird Studio.
Night Spot for Music: The Nines.
Best Dive Bar: Argos Inn.
Neighborhood Bookstore: The Cornell Store.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang: Collegetown Bagels
Where do you want to go on spring break: Sedona, AZ.
Where to Stay: Statler Hotel.