I am a Cornell Alum who truly loved going to Cornell. It was the best four years of my life and I even found my wife. However, I felt it was a bit of false advertising that Cornell admission publications only include pictures of sunny Ithaca when it's actually snowing almost the entire time school is in session.
For example, the following pictures are from March 2005.
But there are actually some beautiful days as well.
So follow this link and see The True Cornell Experience
Even More of my Cornell Photos