Semi-finals featuring Cornell Women vs University of Virginia. Click here to watch the Women’s semi finals as the Cornell women take on the UVA women in Santa Barbara
We all know it’s true, but now there’s proof: horses have a positive effect on children. A study published this month in the American Psychological Association’s Human-Animal Interaction Bulletin documents work done at Washington State University (WSU). The WSU study, “Randomized Trial Examines Effects of Equine Facilitated Learning on Adolescents’ Basal Cortisol Levels” is the first evidence-based research within the field of human-equine interaction to measure a change in participants’ levels of the stress hormone cortisol. http://equusmagazine.com/blog/horsing-childhood-wsu-evidence-cortisol-stress-hormone-16393
As seen in the Huffington Post This Teen Is The First Black Woman To Ride In U.S. Polo’s Highest League On June 30, Shariah Harris of Philadelphia became the first black woman to play high-goal polo, the top tier of polo in the U.S. This summer, the Cornell University sophomore hit the field at the Tony Greenwich Polo Club in Connecticut to play for the Postage Stamp Farm team in the Silver Cup tournament.