February 7, 2023
Ithaca, NY | 39°F

Commentary: Textbook costs burden first-gen students

By | Mar 24, 2022

I hope this textbook donation will relieve some of the stress related to financial issues that students may have.


Commentary: IC needs proactive mask mandate

By | Mar 24, 2022

In terms of administration, we are being proactive when we continue to enforce mask wearing policies, despite lower case counts, to completely stop the spread of COVID-19.


Commentary: Buzzwords and phrases will not solve ethical crises

By | Mar 11, 2022

Whenever I hear someone say there is “no ethical consumption under capitalism,” it often follows as an excuse to forgive their indulgence into mass consumerism.


Commentary: Students with family in Ukraine face a shift in priorities

By | Mar 11, 2022

Eleven days have passed since the war started. This is the second week since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, but it feels timeless.


Commentary: Keeping the library open later is essential

By | Mar 3, 2022

These hours aren’t sufficient or consistent enough for students to be able to finish their assigned work in a quiet space where they can focus.


Commentary: Interracial friendships are crucial to society

By | Mar 3, 2022

The way to a more accepting society is through interracial friendships. To understand other cultures, you have to talk to them, befriend them


Commentary: The cost of higher education continues to burden students

By | Feb 24, 2022

If I’m not in class, I’m working. If I’m not working, I’m sleeping. Everything I do, every aspect of my life is with money in mind.


Commentary: streaming services should not release seasons all at once

By | Feb 24, 2022

If Netflix doesn’t experiment more with weekly releases, it could spend millions on these binge-shows that will immediately evaporate from


Commentary: Ice at IC creates dangerous walking conditions

By | Feb 16, 2022

In addition to below freezing temperatures and the stressful start to a new semester, college students now have a new barrier to face: the ground


Commentary: Account uses art to help heal trauma

By | Feb 16, 2022

Here 4 You was created to be the safe space someone could find on their own scavenge for peace and belonging. It is an Instagram page that discusses


Commentary: Integrative studies program lacks resources

By | Feb 10, 2022

The program does not have a budget nor a designated space on campus. It is overseen by one coordinator, rather than an interdisciplinary committee


Commentary: IC’s response to swastikas enables ignorance

By | Feb 10, 2022

marking these symbols as individual acts with “no place at Ithaca College or anywhere” acts only as repression of broader concealed problems