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August 22, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

Ithaca College refrains from fossil fuel divestment

By | Feb 8, 2017

“I’m trying to uphold my institution to the same values it was teaching me,” Braverman said.

Editorial: Sustainability weakens during Rochon’s tenure

By | Nov 2, 2016

Though provosts have come and gone, the common denominator during the period of deterioration of sustainability initiatives, is Rochon.

Letter to the Editor: South Hill needs Climate Action Plan

By | Sep 14, 2016

In today’s climate, fossil fuel consumption is by far the most pressing issue facing our environment and dGEIS should address this issue directly.

Ithaca College clarifies progress and holdups on diversity plan

By , | Mar 23, 2016

In a recent announcement, the college laid out parts of the diversity action plan that are on track — such as developing a Fall 2016 campus-climate survey — and parts of the plan that are falling behind — such as developing a community review board for the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management.

Editorial: Solar project is promising but needs closer look

By The Ithacan | Feb 24, 2016

Ithaca College has made a leap forward in announcing a solar power project that would meet 10 percent of its electricity needs. But let’s not get carried away or blinded by optimism.

Solar panels to meet 10 percent of Ithaca College’s energy needs

By , | Feb 22, 2016

A solar electric project including 9,000 solar panels that will cover 10 percent of Ithaca College’s energy needs is currently under construction.

Q&A: Jerone Gagliano hired as new sustainability director

By | Dec 9, 2015

Jerone Gagliano was hired in November to serve as Ithaca College’s new director of energy management and sustainability. Assistant News Editor Faith Meckley spoke with Gagliano to discuss the state of sustainability at the college and his role in future sustainability initiatives.

Sustainability falls low on administration’s to-do list

By | Apr 29, 2015

Amid many other concerns Ithaca College is facing — successfully instituting IC 20/20, part-time faculty unionization and the demand for better mental health services — initiatives to keep the college a leader in environmental sustainability no longer seem to be a priority, according to students and faculty involved in sustainability effo

Editorial: College should prioritize sustainability

By The Ithacan | Apr 29, 2015

Given the reality of climate change, environmental sustainability should be a top priority of both the college and students.

Syracuse University divests

By | Apr 4, 2015

One of the best things Ithaca College can do to fulfill its goal of benefiting others, in specific regards to communities and individuals affected by industry and climate change, is to remove all ties to fossil fuels. That includes divesting our endowment.

Editorial: College must prioritize sustainability

By The Ithacan | Mar 18, 2015

Ithaca College failed to meet the latest milestone in the Climate Action Plan this year.

Ithaca College’s greenhouse gas emissions increase

By | Mar 18, 2015

Despite Ithaca College’s goal to decrease total emissions by 25 percent from 2007, records show emissions have actually increased.