December 2, 2020
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College eliminates First-Year Reading Initiative

By The Ithacan | Sep 3, 2014

Next summer, incoming freshmen will no longer receive a book during their orientation sessions.


Class of 2018 sees final First-Year Reading Initiative

By | Aug 31, 2014

The Class of 2018 gathered to discuss James McBride’s novel “The Good Lord Bird” as a part of Ithaca College’s final year of the First-Year Reading Initiative program.


‘Brooklyn’ author discusses acceptance in a new place

By | Oct 9, 2013

Contributing writer Faith Meckley sat down with Colm Toibin to discuss “Brooklyn,” the challenges of immigration and finding acceptance in a new place.


Faculty Council divided over FYRI

By | Sep 5, 2013

The Ithaca College Faculty Council began the year by brainstorming possible changes to the First-Year Reading Initiative.