March 1, 2021
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Students hold candlelight vigil in response to faculty cuts

By | Feb 25, 2021

The Open the Books coalition organized a candlelight vigil to honor the faculty members whose positions are being eliminated due to the APP.


Masters in music program eliminated due to APP

By | Feb 25, 2021

Out of the five graduate programs that are being recommended for discontinuation by the APPIC, four are Masters of Music (M.M.) in the School of Music.


Recreation and leisure department opposes department cut

By | Feb 25, 2021

The Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies and community organizations its students work with are voicing their opposition to the “Shape of the College” recommendations.


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.


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.


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.


‘Shape of the College’ draft met with criticism

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


Image text students mourn potential cut

By | Feb 10, 2021

The Image Text MFA program is one of five graduate programs at the college that have been recommended for discontinuation.


Faculty Council questions plan for faculty and program cuts

By | Jan 22, 2021

Members of the Ithaca College Faculty Council expressed confusion and dissatisfaction with the recommendations for program and department cuts.