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Female saxaphonist, composer, bandleader, educator and activist Roxy Coss is known for her work promoting women’s place in jazz music. Coss will be performing with the jazz ensemble at the college Feb. 27.

Jazz activist Roxy Coss to perform with jazz ensemble

By Ash Bailot February 19, 2019

It’s not every day that songs like “Nasty Women Grab Back” and “Feminist AF” are performed in the James J. Whalen Center for Music. The Ithaca College Jazz Ensemble and guest saxophonist Roxy...

Tulp’s Travels: International Women’s Day in Kosovo

By Sophia Tulp, Staff Writer March 21, 2018
On International Women’s Day on March 8, just over a year later, I found myself in Pristina, Kosovo, the second-newest country in the world after South Sudan.
Editorial: Womens unpaid work often goes unrecognized

Editorial: Women’s unpaid work often goes unrecognized

March 9, 2017
Women have always borne the brunt of social and economic hardships, particularly poor women and women of color.
Ithaca women join in on A Day Without a Woman strike

Ithaca women join in on “A Day Without a Woman” strike

By Grace Elletson, News Editor March 8, 2017
In honor of International Women Day, some women of Ithaca decided to celebrate in a way that would ensure the community understands their importance.
From left, Cindi Berger 83, assistant professor Chrissy Guest and Allison Usavage 11 discuss issues of representation of women in the media during the Roy H. Park School of Communications Women in Media Panel on March 8, one of the events during the Park Schools Women in Media Month.

Media Wonderwomen: Ithaca College celebrates women in media

By Kate Nalepinski, Staff Writer March 9, 2016
In order to emphasize the power women deserve and to shine a light on the underrepresentation of women, the Park School created its first-ever Women in Media Month, holding events that recognize influential women in the business.

Ways to Take Action This International Women’s Day

By Christina Tudor March 8, 2016

Happy #IWD2016! Not sure what International Women’s Day is and want to learn what it is and why it matters? Check out my previous blog post here! Essentially, IWD is an opportunity and a day to...

International Women’s Day: What is it and Why We Still Need it

By Christina Tudor March 8, 2016

Happy International Women’s Day! Let’s talk about the importance of this day. Although it is 2016, we are still far away from gender equality considering the widening gender wage gap, prevalence...

Thoughts From Feminist Places: Intersectionality and International Women’s Day in Berlin

By Christina Tudor March 7, 2016

Yesterday, the last day of my spring break, an ankle injury and rain kept me inside a café drinking coffee and staring out the window instead of exploring like I wanted. As I kept looking out the window,...

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