Cornell Athletics Presents 2024 Senior Athlete Awards

The Cornell Marching Band heads up Campus Road in front of the Touchdown the Bear statue.

ITHACA, N.Y. — Cornell seniors Vito Arujau, Veer Chotrani, Izzy Daniel and Caroline Ramsey took home the Charles H. Moore Outstanding Senior Varsity Athlete Award on Monday evening during the school’s Senior Toast event. Manny Adebi, Rachel Bonnet, Sebastian Pardo and Rachel Zun earned the Ronald P. Lynch Senior Spirit Award, given to student-athletes whose leadership on and off the field model the ideals of the Big Red athletics department. Jacob Cardenas and Sydney Moore were recognized with the Mario St. George Boiardi ’04 Leadership Award for embodying leadership, athleticism and a strong work ethic. Paige daCosta and Jackie Lasseter were chosen to receive the Athletics Department Inspiration Award, given when a student-athlete’s accomplishments on and off the field inspire not only his or her teammates and coaches, but also his or her fellow classmates, professors and the entire Cornell University family.

Cornell SAAC Holds Annual Nellies Award Ceremony

Cornell SAAC held the annual Nellies at the Statler Auditorium on May 9, 2024 in Ithaca, NY.

ITHACA, N.Y. — The 2024 Nellies Award Ceremony, held on May 9 at the Statler Hotel and sponsored by the Cornell Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC), celebrated Big Red student-athletes and their achievements over the past year. Hosted by Caroline Grove of heavyweight rowing and Sebastian Wolff of swimming and diving, the formal-attired event was attended by 500 student-athletes, coaches and staff.

SAAC, NAMI To Host Mental Health Awareness Challenge From May 1-8

The Cornell Big Red football, volleyball and women's basketball teams workout in the Friedman Strength and Conditioning Center on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 in Ithaca, NY.

ITHACA, N.Y. – The Cornell Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has partnered with NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Finger Lakes for a department-wide Mental Health Awareness Challenge from May 1-8 as part of Mental Health Awareness Month. You can choose to participate in a challenge or donate to those already committed to participating.