April 18, 2014
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An artful goodbye: Senior students’ art exhibited in Handwerker Gallery

Senior students’ artwork was selected to exhibit as part of the senior art show “Letters to Our Future Selves” April 17 to May 18 in the Handwerker Gallery.

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Renowned art director speaks on data design

Cass Spencer, an award-winning creative and art director, visited the college and gave a lecture on taking advantage of data visualization. Assistant Accent Editor Steven Pirani spoke with Spencer about his career and design philosophy.

Unorthodox theater festival premieres in Ithaca

On April 24–27, Ithaca will host its first fringe festival, featuring five different acts. Fringe festivals usually deliver unconventional performances.

Political club tackles social issues in production

IC Greens, Ithaca College’s Green Party, is producing a production of “The Laramie Project” and “The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later,” the story of a gay college student named Matthew Shepard who was tied to a fence and beaten to death because of his sexuality on April 24–27.

Accomplished producer discusses business in film industry

Veteran producer Mark Burg ’81 held a lecture April 3, speaking with students and faculty about the mechanics of the film industry. Burg sat down with Assistant Accent Editor Steven Pirani to talk further about the value of thinking outside of the box in film.

Ithacon speaker discusses female comic tropes

Kristiina Korpus ’13 gave a talk on April 5 at Ithacon discussing sexism in Japanese anime. Staff Writer Tylor Colby sat down with Korpus to further discuss her thoughts regarding female representation in comic books.

Coed a cappella group performs at semifinals

IC Voicestream, the college’s coed a cappella group, competed in the semifinal round of the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella on March 29 at Rutgers University.

Refurbished concert venue replaces Castaways bar

The Dock, a new music venue and bar, opened Feb. 24.