The Ithaca College student body has a history of low turnout to events or meetings that help shape the campus climate it protests.
No one can begin to address the prospect of divesting until we know who we need to divest from, if anyone.
We cannot simply hire a new president and expect that person to change everything, to provide the new direction the college needs.
Ithaca College President Tom Rochon’s decision to step down from his position is most often associated with the image of students taking the stage at his own event to discuss “community action on racism and cultural bias” Oct.
We are aware of and committed to eradicating institutional racism and intimidation, and to ensuring justice and equity in all experiences of our students of color and all other marginalized communities.
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Indeed, the concept of ‘race’ as it pertains to human beings is scientifically null and void — but of course, it certainly has a lived, biological reality.
Allowing students of color into the house does not mean that they have the same educational opportunities as their white peers. The students are in arms because they understand this, perhaps even more than administrators.
Instead of scolding the very people on whom Rochon and the Board will be relying to keep the college functioning, the Board might want to rethink its tone and scope of authority.
I want to think very creatively and proactively about accelerating faculty diversity through recruitment in order to meet the needs of students in a changing time.
There need to be leaders in the school and people that can lead by example, so to get those students that are true leaders to be an example for other students is key.