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Rochon paid above the median salary at private institutions

By | Feb 17, 2016

Rochon’s total compensation for the 2013 calendar year, the most recent year for which data is available, was $458,318. This includes base pay, bonus pay, nontaxable and “other.”


Faculty Council gave president early access to vote results

By | Dec 14, 2015

Faculty Council is being criticized by faculty members for releasing the results of the faculty no confidence vote to Ithaca College President Tom Rochon and the Ithaca College Board of Trustees before the rest of the college community.


Ithaca College faculty vote no confidence in President Rochon

By , | Dec 14, 2015

A majority of faculty members have voted no confidence in President Tom Rochon as the results of the Faculty Council no confidence vote were released the morning of Dec. 14.


Open Letter: Faculty make list of complaints against Rochon

By | Nov 18, 2015

We have not seen this degree of widespread distress, anger, and dissatisfaction since President James Whalen’s years (1975-1997).


IC faculty remain concerned over Blue Sky initiative

By | Nov 4, 2015

Almost a month after the Blue Sky initiative held its kickoff, faculty in the School of Humanities and Sciences are still confused about what the initiative is. Faculty said they feel comments at the Blue Sky Reimaging Kick-Off event devalued classroom learning and misportrayed how students at the college are currently taught.


Letter to the Editor: H&S faculty stand with POC at IC

By | Nov 4, 2015

We believe that the serious attention you have brought to the problems of racism and marginalization at IC is both welcome and long overdue.


Humanities and Sciences faculty to call for no confidence vote

By | Oct 30, 2015

A majority of H&S faculty members who attended a Faculty Senate meeting Oct. 29 voted in favor of sending the motion, according to an email sent to H&S faculty obtained by The Ithacan.


Ithaca College faculty discuss no confidence vote in president

By | Oct 28, 2015

Members of the Ithaca College faculty are discussing holding a vote of no confidence in President Tom Rochon.


Open Letter: Faculty disappointed with Blue Sky kickoff

By | Oct 19, 2015

In its guiding assumptions, the event appeared to dismiss and even disparage the idea that a rich and valuable undergraduate education is critically tied to what happens in the classroom, where close, diligent and serious attention to intellectual ideas, problems and texts are the central focus.


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.


Ithaca College releases new minority faculty hiring policies

By | Sep 30, 2015

Ithaca College instituted new guidelines for recruiting candidates from underrepresented backgrounds for new faculty positions Sept. 21, and new guidelines for staff will be implemented by mid-October.


Ithaca College part-time faculty to vote whether to unionize

By | Apr 15, 2015

Ithaca College part-time faculty will vote in the coming weeks on whether to unionize, having filed their petition to unionize with the National Labor Relations Board on April 15.