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Rewind World War I

Cornell Rewind: A great school faces the Great War

By Elaine Engst and Blaine Friedlander

Within a week of the United States entering World War I, 575 Cornell male undergraduates registered for military service. Soon after, the university began a flight ground school and many Cornell women played lead roles in the war effort.


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