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Editorial: Student affairs needs strengthening

By The Ithacan | Sep 13, 2017

Simply put, the college needs to allocate more resources to ensure that students are safe, happy and healthy while on campus.


Faculty Council elects leadership for upcoming year

By | May 3, 2017

Faculty Council elections passed unanimously with many positions remaining the same, such as Tom Swensen returning as chair of the council.


Faculty Council postpones approval of shared governance draft

By | Apr 5, 2017

Faculty Council voted in favor of tabling the recently published updated shared governance draft until Shirley Collado begins her term as president.


New shared governance draft shows few significant changes

By , | Mar 22, 2017

Faculty Council Chairman Tom Swensen said he thinks the new draft is relatively similar to the previous one.


Faculty Council presents plan to improve student retention

By | Mar 8, 2017

The Ithaca College Student Success Committee presented a plan to the Faculty Council on March 7 on how the college can better improve retention rates.


ICC director addresses Faculty Council about graduation issues

By | Feb 8, 2017

The head of the ICC brought the issue of students’ struggling to complete their ICC requirements to the Faculty Council on Feb. 7.


Faculty Council makes little progress optimizing ICC

By | Dec 7, 2016

As of the second to last week of the fall semester, the committee has not announced any new findings, nor have any policy changes been proposed.


Editorial: Top-down issues remain in new governance model

By | Oct 26, 2016

Many problems with representation and power still exist, leaving the power centralized with the president’s office.


Faculty Council discusses retention at Ithaca College

By | Oct 5, 2016

The Faculty Council discussed student-centered issues of retention rates, the release of final grades and the Integrative Core Curriculum.


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.


New Dana professors announced at IC following program changes

By | Sep 6, 2016

Two new Ithaca College Dana professors were announced Aug. 30, after changes were made to the professorship program by the Faculty Council and subsequently approved by the Executive Committee of the Dana Foundation this past February.


Administrative departures create uncertainty for academic year

By | Aug 25, 2016

Ithaca College’s senior leadership has seen a significant number of administrative departures, leaving the college with uncertainty about what will be accomplished throughout the remainder of his tenure.