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July 20, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Ithaca College faculty voice concerns with Rochon’s leadership

By | Sep 21, 2016

A month into President Tom Rochon’s final year in office, faculty members are expressing concerns that the administration has failed to adequately address grievances voiced during in Fall 2015.

First Faculty Council meeting tackles old and new ideas

By | Aug 24, 2016

The Ithaca College Faculty Council held their first meeting of the 2016–17 academic year where they tackled old and new agenda items.

Ithaca College plans to cut more than half of abroad programs

By | May 3, 2016

The Office of International Programs at Ithaca College is planning to cut more than half of its study abroad programs for the 2017–18 academic year.

Faculty Council to create committee to address union concerns

By | Mar 9, 2016

Faculty Council has decided to create a task force to gather more information after a group of part-time faculty spoke to the council about issues with negotiating their union contract with the Ithaca College administration.

Faculty Council picks criteria for presidential search members

By | Feb 22, 2016

Faculty Council has decided the criteria by which faculty can be nominated for the Presidential Search Committee and who can vote for those nominees.

New Ithaca College associate provost position discussed

By | Jan 20, 2016

Faculty Council members discussed a potential new administrative position and having a workshop to educate the council on diversity and inclusion.

Faculty Council to choose reps for Shared Governance task force

By | Dec 2, 2015

The Ithaca College Board of Trustees asked the Faculty Council to pick two faculty members to serve on a task force evaluating the governance structure at the college.

Ithaca College faculty express concern over marketing changes

By | Oct 7, 2015

The Office of Marketing Communications is undergoing a shift in strategy from a client-based model to a model that focuses on the whole of the Ithaca College brand. At the Oct. 6 Faculty Council meeting, faculty voiced worries about the new system.

Rifkin proposes faculty search budget changes to Faculty Council

By | Sep 3, 2015

Provost Benjamin Rifkin proposed changes, including creating more college-wide consistency and lowering spending in the faculty candidate search process at his first faculty council meeting Sept. 1.

Ithaca College anthropology professor researches in Africa

By | Feb 18, 2015

“It was mysterious and dark, the heart of darkness,” David Turkon, associate professor and chair of the anthropology department, said. “I didn’t know what I was going into, but I knew I was going to a place called Africa.”

Faculty Council discusses tenure updates

By | Jan 22, 2014

The Faculty Council discussed updates for the Faculty Handbook concerning faculty tenure at its meeting Jan. 21.