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August 20, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

‘Past Deadline’: Challenging dumb activism

By The Ithacan | Apr 27, 2018

In her last podcast hosting “Past Deadline,” Grace Elletson interviews Ithacan columnist Mahad Olad about what he calls “dumb activism.” The column critiques students at Reed College, a small liberal arts college in Oregon, for protesting their Humanities 101 course curriculum for only including white theorists in the coursework.

Commentary: Activists of color need help from white allies

By | Feb 28, 2018

This is the kind of allyship that I think we all should try to emulate. When white allyship is discussed, the problem of “white saviors” also tends to surface.

Q&A: Professor discusses use of bioregional cinema

By | Feb 26, 2018

“This is about environmental cinema, or this concept of bioregional cinema. It is a concept that comes out of environmental activism,” Matt Holtmeier said.

In My Own Words: Joe Anthony Cruz

By | Dec 7, 2017

This week on “In My Own Words,” Glenn Epps talks with Joe Anthony Cruz, an Ithaca College junior who has recently made a splash as a vocal activist on the campus from topics of gun control to call-to-action representation.

Community activism club created by students at Ithaca College

By | Oct 23, 2017

A new community-based activism club at Ithaca College called Drop Knowledge has been created to shed light on issues on campus and in the community.

MLK Scholars present on millennial activism

By | May 1, 2017

Seniors in the Martin Luther King Scholar Program presented on their examination of the role of social media in millennial activism.

Activist Gloria Joseph to visit IC and discuss poet Audre Lorde

By | Sep 21, 2016

Ithaca College’s Women and Gender Studies Program will host Gloria Joseph, professor emerita of Africana Studies at Hampshire College and partner of the late Audre Lorde, to discuss the poet’s life.

International Women’s Day: What is it and Why We Still Need it

By | Mar 8, 2016

Happy International Women’s Day!
Let’s talk about the importance of this day.

Thoughts From (Feminist) Places: The Wonderful Women of Whitechapel Walking Tour

By | Feb 4, 2016

A few days ago, I walked for hours around a part of London I’d never explored before with my Women in Britain class to learn about influential women and their contributions to modern day society—all of women I’d never even heard of before.

Collective momentum: College activists drive institutional change

By , | Jan 28, 2016

Students protesting the racial climate at Ithaca College are not the only ones finding a collective voice with which to address institutionalized racism. In a tumultuous fall semester, at least 75 other colleges and universities have begun bringing their demands for change to their administrations.

The Value of Not Knowing Anything

By | Jan 27, 2016

Hello beautiful people. I’m back and writing to you on a couch in my new apartment…in London.

Ithaca College SGA selects permanent VP of Campus Affairs

By | Jan 22, 2016

Former Class of 2016 senator Matilda Thornton-Clark has been chosen to take over as the Student Government Association vice president of campus affairs on a permanent basis, according to a Jan. 19 SGA announcement.