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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

February 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Students use Facebook page to share quotes they overhear on campus

By | Dec 12, 2018

Whether it’s featuring the latest wacky statement overheard in the Campus Center, a conversation about how to pronounce the word ‘bagel’ or memes speculating about the latest whereabouts of the Circles Burglar, the ever–growing Facebook group “Overheard at IC” has gained massive popularity on Ithaca College’s campus, with almost 6,000 members.

‘We Need To Talk’: Social Media Usage

By The Ithacan | Nov 25, 2018

This week, Sophia and Connor discuss college student’s social media usage.

National Recap: Private Facebook data leaked to consulting firm

By | Mar 21, 2018

Data obtained from the leak was used to attempt to sway the results of the 2016 presidential election.

Role playing games give IC students a social outlet

By | Nov 29, 2017

“In tabletop games, you can really have a face-to-face connection with people,” Hill said. “They allow for really great storytelling, which is neat.”

Q&A: Professor leads in multimedia journalism field

By | Sep 20, 2017

Opinion Editor Meaghan McElroy spoke with Adornato about his book, the importance of Twitter, and the future of journalism and social media.

IC students rally against Trump’s executive orders

By , | Feb 12, 2017

Freshmen Clare Nowalk said the anger she felt following Trump’s election and the inauguration drove her to organize the rally.

#takeitback: Student combats labels with social media campaign

By | Feb 1, 2017

Alisar Awwad created the #takeitback Project in an effort to “take back” her own identity and empathize with others.

Students lack awareness of fake news

By | Jan 23, 2017

Fake news stories proliferated during the election, to glorify or vilify either candidate, according to a news analysis by BuzzFeed News.

Editorial: Fake news undermines well-informed democracy

By | Dec 7, 2016

As the world grows more ideologically polarized, seeking out confirmation bias grows more tempting by the day.

Students show support for Native American pipeline protest

By | Nov 5, 2016

Ithaca College students are showing support on Facebook for Native American activists who are protesting the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota.

Social media broadcasts are the future of watching sports

By | Oct 30, 2016

Bringing the game outside of the conversation of the broadcasters, and into the constant feed of comments could bring new life to games.

Ithaca College student first to predict Hawaii caucuses

By | Mar 28, 2016

An Ithaca College student beat mainstream media to the punch March 26 in predicting Bernie Sanders’ landslide victory in Hawaii — with the help of Twitter, Reddit and Google Docs.