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New course aims to educate on film festival history

By | Nov 15, 2022

A new course being offered to Ithaca College students in Spring 2023 dives into the history of film festivals and the operations of the local Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF).


Experts discuss media coverage of the Russia-Ukraine war

By | Sep 12, 2022

Experts discussed the challenges of covering the Russia-Ukraine war in independent and mainstream media in a round table discussion held Sept. 7.


IC hosts book launch discussing the impact of social media

By | Mar 23, 2022

FLEFF hosted a launch for “The Social Media Debate” a book that aims to show the debates surrounding the impacts of social media on society. 


Environmental film festival celebrates 25th year

By | Mar 3, 2022

The Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, primarily sponsored by Ithaca College, will return for its 25th year in March.


FLEFF kicks off with event on immigration

By | Apr 3, 2019

Ithaca College hosted the opening keynote event April 1 for the 2019 FLEFF on how to use technology to document abuses against immigrant communities.


Professor discusses complexities of drug addiction

By | Apr 10, 2018

Sheila Vakharia, assistant professor from Long Island University Brooklyn, discussed the complexities of the opioid crisis April 9 as part of the opening ceremonies for the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, a yearly event hosted by the Ithaca community.


Film festival focuses on geography for its 20th anniversary

By | Apr 10, 2018

FLEFF will commence with a lecture by Sheila Vakharia, assistant professor in the Department of Social Work at Long Island University–Brooklyn.


Q&A: Professor works to advance independent media

By | Sep 13, 2017

Opinion Editor Meaghan McElroy spoke with Zimmermann to discuss her work in Buenos Aires, her book on the Flaherty seminars and her views on independent media as a whole.


Q&A: Patricia Zimmermann discusses her global contributions

By | May 1, 2017

“What matters is having clarity that democratic communication can be made no matter what technology you have,” Zimmermann said.


College to debut World Music Festival with global artists

By | Oct 19, 2016

Musicians from around the nation will bring their worldly musical styles together for Ithaca College’s first World Music Festival on Oct. 23.


Dorothy Park, Park Foundation president, passes away at 103

By | Jun 23, 2016

She and her husband, Roy H. Park — after whom the Roy H. Park School of Communications was named in 1989 — founded the Park Foundation in 1966, which has funded many projects at the college, in the community and across the nation.


Annual environmental film festival returns to Ithaca College

By | Mar 27, 2016

The 19th annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival will feature films produced from around the world on topics like women’s health clinics, hydraulic fracturing, climbing Mount Everest and the Indian-Pakistani partition.