Flora Rose House

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Welcome to Flora Rose House

Flora Rose House seeks to create an inclusive student community that encourages intellectual inquiry and active citizenship and that promotes respect, understanding, and dialogue.  The House opened in 2009 and was named in honor of Cornell faculty member Flora Rose (1874 - 1959).

christopher
House Fellow

Research in the Alabi lab seeks to understand how the composition and sequence of a macromolecular chain affects its chemical and biological properties with an eye towards engineering effective and affordable biomolecular therapeutics.

christopher
House Fellow

Chris is an agricultural and development economist, the Stephen B. and Janice G. Ashley Professor of Applied Economics and Management, and an International Professor of Agriculture, at the Charles H.

todd
House Fellow

The garden’s natural areas program stewards 3,600 acres of biologically diverse nature preserves, representing nearly all the natural community types and rarest plant habitats in the central Finger Lakes region.

garrick
House Fellow

Garrick Blalock is an associate professor in the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management where he teaches managerial economics and firm strategy. His research interest is technology adoption in emerging markets.

Kate Bronfenbrenner
House Fellow

Kate Bronfenbrenner is the Director of Labor Education Research and a Senior Lecturer at Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations where she does teaching and research on labor, race, and gender, and union and employer strategi

angela
House Fellow

Angela received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Washington in 1989. She is the founding director of the Labor Law Clinic and teaches Labor Law, Practice and Policy as well as related courses.

christa
House Fellow

Christa Downey is inspired by people who pursue their passions through work, service, and hobbies, and is passionate about helping others find ways to connect their strengths and interests through unique opportunities.

Julia Felippe
House Fellow

Julia Felippe is a professor of medicine at the Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine.

michael
House Fellow

Mike Fontaine wears two hats at Cornell, which he joined in 2004. As a Professor of Classics (the fancy name for the study of ancient Greece and Rome), he investigates Latin literature from ancient Rome through the Renaissance.

zachary
House Fellow

Zachary is studying twentieth-century American poetry and film through the lens of queer and Marxist theory.

jason
House Fellow

Jason Hungerford has volunteered with the Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes (CRC) since his colorectal cancer diagnosis in 2010. He facilitates the Young Adult Support Group and the Colorectal Support Group at CRC.

Andre Kessler
House Fellow

I am a chemical ecologist whose research focuses on the mechanisms, ecological consequences, and the evolution of plant-induced responses to herbivore damage. Conceptually, I study plant secondary metabolism as a vehicle of information transfer.

tamar
House Fellow

Tamar received her M.A. in Statistics and Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, and was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Michigan. Dr.

Leslie Lok
House Fellow

Leslie Lok is a co-founder and co-principal at H.A.N.N.A.H, an experimental design practice for built and speculative projects across numerous scales.

ryan
House Fellow

Ryan has served as the Vice President for Student & Campus Life at Cornell University since August 2015.

scott
House Fellow

Judge Scott Miller is a New York State judge and the senior presiding judge of the Ithaca City Court. He also serves as Acting County Court Judge of the Tompkins County Court. Judge Miller presides over trial level criminal and civil matters.

Carolyn Neuman
House Fellow

Carolyn Chauncey Neuman (BS HE '64, MSW '84 Adelphi University) is a family therapist and counselor with a private practice in Ithaca, New York.

sean
House Fellow

Sean is a professor in the Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) at Cornell University, the Director of the Sloan Program in Health Administration, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.

mary
House Fellow

Mary serves as the Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer for Cornell University which employs approximately 18,000 staff and faculty on campuses in Ithaca, Geneva (NY), New York City, and Qatar, as well as dozes of research facilities a

kenneth
House Fellow

Professor Roberts is the Richard J. Schwartz Professor of Government. He teaches comparative and Latin American politics, with an emphasis on party systems, populism, social movements, and the politics of inequality. He obtained his Ph.D.

shirley
House Fellow

Shirley Samuels was the first House Professor-Dean of Flora Rose House as well as Chair of History of Art. She will be DUS for American Studies for 2019-2020 and has plans to collaborate with the Cornell in Washington Program.

daniel
House Fellow

Daniel R. Schwarz is Frederic J. Whiton Professor of English Literature and Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow at Cornell University, where he has taught since 1968. He is a renowned teacher, scholar, and public intellectual.

laura
House Fellow

Laura Weiss is the Sexual Violence Prevention Program Coordinator at the Skorton Center for Health Initiatives within Cornell Health.

Nilay Yapici
House Fellow

Nilay Yapici is an Assistant Professor and a Nancy and Peter Meinig Family Investigator at the Cornell University Department of Neurobiology and Behavior. She earned her B.Sc.

andrew
House Fellow

Andy is the Executive Director of the Finger Lakes Land Trust - an Ithaca-based non-profit conservation organization that works cooperatively with landowners and local communities to permanently protect undeveloped lands that are important to the

Learn More about Rose House

For more information about Flora Rose House, Rose Scholars, and programming in the House, view the video created by Rose Scholar Nick Boozang (2019)