Milstein Program students at Ithaca Farmers Market Welcome Dinner
Simon Wheeler Milstein Program students at Ithaca Farmers Market Welcome Dinner
Cultivating innovative and creative leaders

Milstein Program in Technology and Humanity

The Milstein Program selects twenty-five extraordinary first year undergraduates each year to develop a cross-disciplinary cohort, trained in intersectional thinking, dynamic collaboration, and emergent technology, to engage with today’s most pressing issues. The Program provides a supportive community of engaged learners, along with Faculty Fellow seminars, a speaker series, short courses, mentorship, career development, and funded research opportunities, including an 8 week immersive experience at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island. We are the & in Arts & Sciences.



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Milstein Courses 

Milstein Program scholars take a series of Milstein Program courses and electives, including MStudio, First-year project, Sophomore Seminar, Junior Project and select from a curated list of approved courses and seminars. 

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Audio Workshop with Mary Lorson -- Day 2

Short Courses

Students may choose among the special immersive skills-based "short courses" designed for Milstein Scholars.

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Summer at Cornell Tech

The Milstein Summer Program at Cornell Tech is designed to be an immersive and collaborative learning experience, bridging the technological and humanistic understandings of our world through a series of mentored workshops, guest seminars, group projects, innovation challenges, and real-world engagements in New York City. Over the course of 8-weeks, students develop a situated appreciation for technological innovation, as well as the human context in which it unfolds.

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Milstein Program Events

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