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September 22, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Ithaca College Faculty Council passes two academic policies

By | Sep 7, 2016

The Ithaca College Faculty Council passed two Academic Policy Committee (APC) proposals at its September meeting. One aims to ensure student anonymity in student evaluations, and the other attempts to quicken the approval process for APC policies.

Ithaca College faculty respond to Rochon stepping down

By | Jan 27, 2016

Faculty at Ithaca College have expressed mixed reactions to the early retirement of President Tom Rochon. Some believe it was the right call, some feel Rochon should leave the college sooner, while others said Rochon did not deserve the criticism he received.

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 Council creates diversity task force

By | Nov 11, 2015

The Faculty Council created a diversity and inclusion task force to organize information and formulate a plan to combat problems of racial tensions on campus.

H&S and Park School faculty recommend no confidence vote

By , | Nov 4, 2015

In the wake of faculty discussions about initiating a vote of no confidence in President Tom Rochon, two out of five schools have voted for recommending Faculty Council conduct a vote, while one has voted against holding such a vote.

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.

IC adjuncts ask Faculty Council to sign union petition

By | Apr 8, 2015

The Ithaca College Adjunct Organizing Committee visited the Faculty Council on April 7 to ask members to sign a petition supporting unionization of part-time faculty.

Ithaca College rejects recommendation to add CAPS staff

By | Mar 18, 2015

The Ithaca College Faculty Council discussed potential negative impacts of next year’s school budget on the faculty and the administration’s rejection of the council’s suggestion to hire another full-time staff member for the Office of Counseling and Wellness at its meeting March 17.

Ithaca College Faculty Council addresses under-enrollment

By | Aug 27, 2014

Members of the Faculty Council met Aug. 26 for their first meeting of the year to discuss the budget, the provost search committee and the Gender Equity Study.

Faculty Council divided over FYRI

By | Sep 5, 2013

The Ithaca College Faculty Council began the year by brainstorming possible changes to the First-Year Reading Initiative.