July 4, 2022
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Commentary: COVID-19 created new challenges for LGBTQ+ students

By | Apr 21, 2021

I am lucky that who I love, and my gender, has not ended my life, nor worsened my mental health during a time in which everything is unraveling.


Commentary: AIDS & COVID-19 are incomparable

By | Apr 20, 2021

President Ronald Reagan ignored the AIDS epidemic, similar to how President Donald J. Trump ignored COVID-19 as it began to sweep across the country.


Commentary: IC Reorganization Requires Transparency and Inclusiveness in Decision Making Processes

By | Apr 8, 2021

The realignment of schools, departments and programs needs to be based on the imagination of those who teach, think, research and write — faculty.


Commentary: Consider moving away for college

By | Apr 7, 2021

With the safety blanket that comes along with the “student” label, college is the perfect space to fully live in the moments of young adulthood.


Commentary: How will Ithaca College proceed in years to come?

By | Mar 24, 2021

The SLT has repeatedly stated they took feedback on the strategic plan, but the real decision hinged on a reduction to 5,000 students.


Commentary: IC has failed its survivors

By | Mar 24, 2021

When Ithaca College announced Dr. Shirley M. Collado as our next president in 2017, I (alongside much of the campus community) was thrilled.


Commentary: Prospective students deserve transparency

By | Mar 24, 2021

Looking around at a college changed by a pandemic, economic decline and administrative negligence, I wonder if I would have made the same decision.


Commentary: Why I choose Manolos over men

By | Mar 23, 2021

As I grew older, I began to realize a pattern: I tend to have an urge to buy a new pair of shoes every time a romantic endeavor fails.


Commentary: Reframing Ithaca College’s vision

By | Mar 16, 2021

The administration’s commitment to disaster capitalism has permanently divided our community. Our wounds are deep; they will not be easily healed. 


Commentary: Why tenure is an institutional value

By The Ithacan | Mar 16, 2021

As we watch our community reeling from the current cuts, we should be invested in unambiguously defending tenure as a cherished institutional value.


Commentary: Restaurants need support amid COVID-19 pandemic

By | Mar 10, 2021

The restaurant industry, which thrives on tourism and the ability for people to gather together in a space, has been hit extra hard by the pandemic.


Commentary: Going on a path forward following faculty cuts

It would be strategic for us to work on healing these traumas and learning how to offer each other compassion, even within stark disagreement.