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THE ITHACAN

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THE ITHACAN

Editorial: Thoughtfulness is key to BIPOC Unity Center Merge

Editorial: Thoughtfulness is key to BIPOC Unity Center Merge

By The Ithacan March 7, 2024
The First Generation and MLK Scholar programs have recently merged with the BIPOC Unity Center given the overlapping identities and events between these programs. While this has the potential to be beneficial and allow for more stream-lined, efficient programming, the center must ensure that it also maintains a nuanced perspective when it comes to supporting students, especially students of color. 
Junior Leanna Crouse discusses the overwhelming costs of textbooks, how they impact first-generation college students, and what she is doing to help relieve future costs.

Commentary: Textbook costs burden first-gen students

By Leanna Crouse March 24, 2022
I hope this textbook donation will relieve some of the stress related to financial issues that students may have.
Sophomore Gianny Guzman is the Fall 2021 opinion editor of The Ithacan. She shares her personal experience with financial aid and the community at Ithaca College.

Commentary: Ithaca College fails BIPOC students again

By Gianny Guzman December 8, 2021
I felt like the college only cared about me when it wanted me to enroll and afterward I was disregarded and fell immediately through the cracks. 
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