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Letter from BIPOC faculty to Faculty Council, Nov. 19, 2020

By The Ithacan | Jan 22, 2021

Dear Faculty Council Executive Committee, 
We write as a group of BIPOC faculty at Ithaca College who have no communal affiliation other than our shared experiences at this predominantly white institution.


Faculty Council letter to the senior leadership team, Oct. 18, 2020

By The Ithacan | Oct 19, 2020

Dear President Collado, Provost Cornish, and members of the Senior Leadership Team:
We write to you as members of the Executive Committee of Faculty Council, the leading governance body for the Ithaca College faculty, in order to relay the very serious concerns that we have heard from our colleagues—at two separate meetings the FCEC called during the week of October 12th, attended in each case by almost 300 faculty—in response to the news that the elimination of roughly 130 FTE faculty will be recommended by APPIC by December 31st, 2020.


Open Letter: H&S Faculty Senate responds to all-college meeting

By | Feb 13, 2020

A message from the Ithaca College H&S Faculty Senate: 
In the wake of the all-college faculty meeting that took place on Thursday, Jan.


Open Letter: Voices of survivors must be acknowledged

By | Feb 21, 2018

The Ithaca College community has shown itself willing to begin this conversation but must acknowledge the voices of survivors and the harm that has been done.


Open Letter: Contingent faculty can be nominated for excellence awards

A large percentage of the professors at this college have been excluded from consideration since they started teaching here, and it’s beyond time they get the recognition they deserve.


Open Letter: Graduates should walk at Commencement

By | Nov 15, 2017

Two months ago, a parent said that her first child graduated from Ithaca and she was very disappointed when students didn’t walk.


Open Letter: Unions will fight for Paid Family Leave Program

Major unexpected events in our lives — both good and bad — can take a lot of time to work through.


Open letter: Administration must address the future of sustainability

By , | Oct 4, 2017

We, as the environmentalists of Ithaca College, envision a more sustainable future for the college.


President Collado releases statement regarding DACA

By | Sep 5, 2017

I want to assure our community that we will do everything in our power to keep those protections in place, regardless of the decision about DACA.


Union responds to college’s statement on possible strike

The contingent faculty union responds to the administration’s statement, which followed the unions’ announcement of a strike date.


College sends information on union strike to campus constituents

Students, faculty and staff received an email from the administration on March 10 with details about a possible strike.


College releases statement after unions announce strike date

Following the unions’ announcement of a strike date, Ithaca College released a statement about the negotiations.