I thought college would just be a larger, more challenging version of high school, but with more parties.
The Ithacan’s Life & Culture section has compiled a list of stories, terms and traditions that students should know about the college’s culture as they settle into campus life.
Although the Campus Center was intended to be a place for all students to gather, many do not feel like there is a central hub on campus.
Ithaca College will no longer be purchasing plastic straws for its on-campus retail locations. Instead, the plastic straws will be replaced with compostable ones.
Steve Whiting goes about his day like most Ithaca College students: He studies in IC Square, walks to class through Textor Hall and says hello to his peers. However, at 57 years old, with trimmed gray hair and a briefcase, Whiting could easily be mistaken for a professor.
Just as ecosystems thrive with more biodiversity, sustainability initiatives thrive when diverse sets of people adopt it into their practices.
Ithaca College Dining Services is working to release a mobile app that will enable students and faculty to preorder and prepay for their food from Sodexo-run facilities on campus.
This Halloween, Ithaca students wore a variety of costumes to celebrate the spooky holiday. IC After Dark also hosted the Halloween-themed “953 Danby Manor” event in IC Square on Oct. 31.