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From left, juniors NaturALL secretary Nabintou Toure, NaturALL president Danaya Dews and Crystal George, NaturALL vice president and event coordinator, are educating the college on natural hair.

NaturALL educates college community on hair diversity

By Nijha Young, Staff Writer November 13, 2019
NaturALL is a newly formed organization at Ithaca College that aims to educate people of all backgrounds about hair maintenance and acceptance. 
The Seed Grant Fair, held on Oct. 15, provided a space for the Ithaca College community to learn about and reflect on the 2017-18 projects funded by the Presidents Seed Grant Initiative. Seed grant applications for the 2018–19 academic year are due Nov. 2.

College reflects on seed grant projects from 2017-18 academic year

By Sydney Keller, Contributing Writer October 29, 2018
With the application deadline approaching for 2018–19 President’s Seed Grant Initiative, the college hosted a fair to reflect on previous projects.
Iokepa Casumbal-Salazar, assistant professor at the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, led a discussion event “The Future, Still: Constellations of Indigenous Resurgence,” as the first installment of the CSCREs 2018-19 discussion series.

Professor discusses issues faced by indigenous peoples

By Alexis Manore, Staff Writer October 1, 2018
Ithaca College’s Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity held a discussion Sept. 26 about indigenous people in society and infringements on their land.
Luca Maurer, director LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Center, presents on intersectionality in activism and LGBTQ inclusion.

CSCRE event focuses on intersectionality of LGBTQ media coverage

By Laura O'Brien February 8, 2018
Luca Maurer, director LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Center, gave a presentation Feb. 6 which discussed the role of intersectionality in activism.
Brittney Cooper, associate professor of women’s and gender studies and Africana studies at Rutgers University, discussed intersectional feminism and politics Sept. 26 at Ithaca College.

First CSCRE speaker of the year focuses on intersectional feminism

By Ashley Stalnecker, contributing Writer September 27, 2017
Brittney Cooper kicked off her talk “Patriarchy Still a Problem? An Intersectional Interrogation” in a humorous fashion.
Associate professor Don Beachler writes about the lack of focus on class and labor issues in higher  education. He also discusses the underrepresentation of poor and working-class families at the college.

Commentary: Class issues absent from higher education

By Don Beachler April 26, 2017
Like many private colleges, the students from wealth families are overrepresented at IC, while lower middle class and poor people are underrepresented.
Derek Adams, assistant professor in the Department of English, talks to the audience at the Nov. 11, 2015 teach-in in Textor. Adams was one of three faculty members that POC at IC demanded receive immediate tenure.

Newly tenured IC professors do not include POC at IC’s picks

By Grace Elletson, Staff Writer March 2, 2016
The list of professors at Ithaca College who were awarded tenure for 2015–16 was announced Feb. 21. However, missing from the list were the names of the professors that POC at IC demanded be given immediate tenure.

Ithaca College trustees announce content of winter meetings

By Kathleen McAleese, Staff Writer February 23, 2016
In meetings held the week of Feb. 8, the Ithaca College Board of Trustees met to discussed the selection of a new president, efforts to further the initiative of developing a new shared governance system at the college and measures to improve diversity and inclusion.

ITHACA TODAY Tuesday, Oct. 15

October 15, 2013
Your daily guide to all things Ithaca.
Paula Moya, associate professor of english at Stanford university, discussed the conversations about race that everyone has.

CSCRE speaker discusses language

By Ciara Lucas, Contributing Writer September 18, 2013
Paula M.L. Moya, associate professor in the Department of English at Stanford University, discussed the language of race, Tuesday night in Emerson Suites.

UCLA professor discusses violence against women

By TinaMarie Craven, Staff Writer April 1, 2013
Michelle Erai, assistant professor of gender studies at UCLA and co-founder of Incite! Women of Color Against Violence, held a discussion about violence against women titled “If I Win, I Might Tattoo My Face — Mike Tyson as Maori Artifact" Monday.
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