POC at IC has again raised these issues to the forefront of campus discussion, and it’s up to everyone to keep them there.
Ithaca College students have continued their rallies in response to the non-indictments for police officers involved in the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.
Students at the college should keep protesting peacefully in solidarity with other institutions and cities around the country and world.
Native American Studies is essential to understanding the violence of colonialism against black and brown people here in the United States.
Those of us who have been organizing against structural inequality at Ithaca College believe that the status quo is not only untenable but unjust.
With more rallies planned, The Ithacan looks back at how the Ithaca College community responded to the issues surrounding the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
On Dec. 4, Ithaca College protestors marched to the Peggy Ryan Williams Center, where they confronted Ithaca College President Tom Rochon.
About 100 people from Ithaca participated in a ‘die-in’ on The Commons as a vigil for Eric Garner, who died in the chokehold of New York Police Department Officer Daniel Pantaleo.