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Take Back the Night

May 3, 2023

On Friday April 28, students, faculty and staff from Ithaca College, Cornell University, Lehman Alternative Community School and members of the Ithaca community gathered on The Commons for the annual Take...

Help offered for survivors

Help offered for survivors

By Chess Cabrera November 3, 2021
The Advocacy Center is a provider of domestic and sexual violence services within the Tompkins County area.
Seniors Courtney Ravelo and Laura Bergen perform “My Angry Vagina” as part of “The Vagina Monologues” that were held at the college Feb. 20. “The Vagina Monologues” were written by Eve Ensler in 1996.

‘The Vagina Monologues’ shares dialogues about sexuality

By Adriana Darcy, Contributing Writer February 20, 2018
IC Second Stage hosted "The Vagina Monologues" the global V-Day organization and raised $270 for the Advocacy Center of Tompkins County.
Linda Koenig began her position as Ithaca College’s new Title IX Coordinator fall 2017 and formerly held three different positions in the Office of Residential Life.

Q&A: Title IX Coordinator discusses #MeToo movement

By Ana Borruto, Senior Writer February 7, 2018
Senior writer Ana Borruto sat down with Koenig to discuss her first semester in this role, her future goals as Title IX Coordinator and her thoughts on the #MeToo movement.
Hip-hop artist Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo, whose stage name is Sammus, performs Feb. 26 at an Ithaca Underground show at The Haunt. Sammus will perform April 21 in the Emerson Suites and lead a panel the following day on race and video gaming as part Pippi to Ripley.

Annual Pippi to Ripley event to discuss sexuality in fiction

By Olivia Riggio, Staff Writer April 18, 2017
On April 21 and 22, avid pop culture fans and self-proclaimed nerds will meet for the fourth biennial Pippi to Ripley conference.
Tiffani Ziemann, Title IX Coordinator, receives complaints of sexual harassment, sexual assault and discrimination at Ithaca College. The office of Title IX will receive an increase in funding for the 2016–17 academic year, the first time it will have a dedicated budget.

Options for reporting sexual assault at Ithaca College vary

By Jessica Ferreira, Staff Writer March 2, 2016
The report of two rapes, which took place between August and October 2015 and appeared in the Feb. 4 Public Safety Log, has brought increased attention to Ithaca College’s policies for victims of sexual assault and harassment.
Editorial: Bystander program is a step in right direction

Editorial: Bystander program is a step in right direction

September 30, 2015
All too often, sexual assault takes place when it could be stopped if a friend or bystander knew how to stop it.
Andrew Kosinuk, crime prevention and community events liaison for the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management, said the announcement for active shooter training was sent to remind the campus community of the resources available to them.

Peer-educated bystander training coming to Ithaca College

By Sophia Tulp, Contributing Writer September 30, 2015
The Advocacy Center of Tompkins County and the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management are collaborating to bring the national sexual assault–prevention program “Bringing in the Bystander” back to Ithaca College this semester with peer education–based training, beginning next week.
Editorial: Students must continue to address problems

Editorial: Students must continue to address problems

December 3, 2014

Student protesters — known as THE General Body — at Syracuse University ended their 18-day-long sit-in in an administration building Nov. 20. Although the results are not immediate, the University...

Left: Danielle Reed, a junior at Syracuse University, speaks at a press conference held Nov. 13  outside the Hall of Languages during the 10th day of THE General Bodys protest. Right:  Students protest the Student Media Policy on Oct. 12, 2012 in the lobby of the Peggy Ryan Williams building. President Tom Rochon rescinded the media policy a month later.

Syracuse protests: the implications for Ithaca College

By Aidan Quigley and Kayla Dwyer November 19, 2014
The atmosphere between the protestors and Syracuse University’s administration has taken a turn in the third week of protests amidst negotiations.
From left: Michael Kelly 14, junior Jacob Irvin, freshman Hamish Gibbs, and seniors Mali Golomb-Leavitt and Emma Edwards of Syracuse University sit in protest in Crouse-Hinds Hall, the administrative building.

Syracuse University students protest administrative changes

By Aidan Quigley, Staff Writer November 12, 2014
Over 300 students from more than 50 student organizations at Syracuse University have joined together to protest a range of administrative actions.
Sexual assault can exist in monogamous relationships

Sexual assault can exist in monogamous relationships

By Tiffany Greco September 10, 2014
Sexual assault on campus is one of the most talked about issues on college campuses this fall.
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