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December 9, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Q&A: History major time travels with Renaissance fairs

By | Aug 28, 2019

History has the potential to be highly interactive and relatable given the right circumstances — Renaissance fairs are one way to bring history to life.

Studying dead white males

By | Apr 25, 2018

Reed College isn’t an anomaly. In the past, students at other institutions have objected to studying the scholarship of white men, dead or alive.

Faculty member helps tell stories of black Civil War soldiers

By | Mar 6, 2018

“I feel most “uncovered stories” are important to tell. If we don’t know about these stories we don’t think they exist,” Sean Eversley Bradwell said.

Lessons from history

By | May 3, 2017

We’ve had partisan differences since our founding, but we’ve proven that we can come together as one nation.

Professor cooks cuisine to understand medieval history

By | Apr 4, 2017

Merod said her class with Stull has given more structure to her interests in medieval food and that she has received a good foundation for future studies.

Assistant professor initiates forum to discuss music theory

By | Dec 6, 2016

Reed also founded the Ithaca College Music Forum this year, a program that brought three speakers to Whalen throughout the semester.

History majors decline at Ithaca College and nationwide

By | Sep 25, 2016

Student enrollment in the history major at Ithaca College has decreased by more than half in the last five years, following a national trend in the decrease of history majors nationwide.

IC junior creates high school curriculum to promote critical thinking

By | Sep 4, 2016

Ithaca College junior Drew Stierhoff collaborated with his faculty mentor, Ellie Fulmer, assistant professor of the Department of Education, over the summer to create a structured, analytical teacher’s guide for how to teach social studies to junior-level high school students.

English professor to co-direct University of London seminar

By | Nov 5, 2014

This spring, Chris Holmes, assistant professor of English, will travel to England to guest-direct a graduate seminar and give a lecture at Queen Mary College in the University of London about postcolonial literature and the Nobel prize–winning author J.M. Coetzee.

Video: Forward on Climate rally

By | Feb 21, 2013

About 50 Ithaca College students traveled to Washington D.C. to take part in what is being called the largest environmental rally in history.

US must rethink alliance with Israel

By | Nov 29, 2012

If you are a bit confused as to what has been in the news about Gaza lately, you are not alone. And it’s probably because the prevailing US media narrative of what is going on over there is fundamentally skewed. We are being provided news sans the historical context necessary to understand why Hamas and…