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School of Music students organize mental health group

By | Oct 21, 2021

From left, seniors Gavin Tremblay and Erin Smith began musicians’ wellness circles to give music students a chance to take care of mental health.


Ithaca College examining mental health policies

By | Sep 30, 2021

Brian Petersen, director of the CAPS, said there is currently a group of administrators that is looking at different colleges across the country to see how they are handling crisis counseling.


Editorial: IC mental health policies are changing for the better

By | Sep 30, 2021

What we learn about mental health is continuously changing, and how the college responds and supports its students should continuously be changing too


Mental health advocate talks to IC athletes, coaches and staff

By | Sep 15, 2021

The Ithaca College Student-Athlete Advisory Council gave each of the college’s sports teams the opportunity to meet with Victoria Garrick, to discuss the importance of mental health.


Music students take initiative to take care of their mental health

By | Apr 7, 2021

From left, sophomore Tim Coene and junior Erin Smith use one of the new mental health rooms they helped to create in the James J. Whalen Center for Music.


Column: What obsessive media coverage does to a star’s mental health

By | Mar 17, 2021

Pop culture has taken an active role in covering the deeply personal aspects of celebrities’ lives without care or compassion.


‘The Brown Girl Chronicles’ – During a Pandemic: POC Mental Health

By | Oct 25, 2020

The Ithacan · ‘The Brown Girl Chronicles’ – During a Pandemic: POC Mental Health
Host Sobeida Rosa is back with her final season of The Brown Girl Chronicles.


Tackling mental health challenges during the pandemic

By | Oct 20, 2020

Now more than ever, tending to our mental health is incredibly crucial as college students. We have a lot on our plates.


Athletes need mental health support beyond performance psychology

By | Oct 14, 2020

Mental health has always been a major concern for college athletics, and those issues are only being exacerbated by the isolation and decrease in physical activity that athletes are facing.


Editorial: Whalen’s culture around mental health must change

By | Feb 6, 2020

On Ithaca College’s campus at night, it is not surprising that most academic buildings are rather quiet.


Student documentary wrestles with mental health

By | Dec 4, 2019

On an October night in 2018, a woman in a shiny black leotard stood inside a homemade wrestling ring with blood dripping down her face and streaking her blue face paint as she surveyed her opponent.


‘The Brown Girl Chronicles’- Conversations About Mental Health (Part 1)

By The Ithacan | Nov 11, 2019

Host Sobeida talks about mental health in this episode with Active Minds’ co-president, Kelly Madden.