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Future of clubs unknown amid faculty and program cuts

By | Feb 25, 2021

Some Ithaca College students and faculty members are concerned about the future of clubs that are losing advisers due to the impending faculty cuts.


Ithaca College approves plan for faculty cuts

By | Feb 25, 2021

The APPIC released its final recommendations for the APP in the “Shape of the College” document Feb. 18. The final recommendations recommend the elimination of 116 full-time equivalent faculty.


SGC expresses no confidence in plan for faculty cuts

By | Feb 24, 2021

The Ithaca College SGC passed a resolution expressing no confidence in the “Shape of the College” proposal outlining faculty and program cuts at its Feb. 22 meeting.


Students protest faculty cuts with sign display at PRW

By | Feb 23, 2021

The Open the Books coalition held a fifth protest demanding financial transparency regarding faculty and program cuts.


Students protest against faculty and program cuts in snow

By | Feb 20, 2021

Approximately 30 protesters gathered outside the PRW Center with signs and dyes to write messages in the snow.


Arbitrator rules against administration in contingent faculty case

By | Feb 19, 2021

The arbitrator found that Schneller’s actions did not warrant disciplinary warning. The college has been ordered to expunge the warning.


Final recommendations for faculty and program cuts released

By | Feb 19, 2021

The Academic Program Prioritization Implementation Committee (APPIC) released its final recommendations for the Academic Program Prioritization (APP) process.


Environmental studies department opposes faculty cuts

By | Feb 18, 2021

The Ithaca College Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences (ENVS) is voicing its opposition to the draft “Shape of the College” document.


IC AAUP circulates petition to reject faculty and program cuts

By | Feb 18, 2021

The petition asks for increased shared governance, an extended timeline and increased financial transparency throughout the Academic Program Prioritization (APP) process.


Survey shows majority of faculty participants resistant to cuts

By | Feb 17, 2021

A survey from the Faculty Council reports that 78% of participating faculty oppose the recommended faculty and program cuts.


Board of Trustees discusses faculty and program cuts

By | Feb 15, 2021

The Board of Trustees provided feedback on the Academic Program Prioritization process and discussed the college’s financial health and enrollment strategy at its February meeting.


‘Shape of the College’ draft met with criticism

Faculty, students and alumni share their reactions to the “Shape of the College” draft.