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Single-Minded Sochi Criticism Falls Short of the Olympic Spirit

By | Feb 20, 2014

In lieu of last week’s Michael Sam announcement and the public outcry against Russia’s anti-gay propaganda laws amidst the Sochi Olympics, it might be best to make sure we don’t completely blind ourselves to progress left to be made in the United States.


No recovery seen in jobs report

By | Feb 19, 2014

The Fiscal Times called the January jobs report, released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, “strike two,” as it was the second month in a row with disappointing growth in the labor market.


Letter to the editor: Quote misrepresents perspective

By | Feb 19, 2014

In last week’s story, “SGA pushes for campus inclusion and release of survey data,” I was asked to express my feelings about microagressions on campus.


Guest commentary: College must listen to voices and criticism

By | Feb 19, 2014

Currently, the members of the Ithaca College Board of Trustees are meeting in Santa Monica, Calif., and I imagine they want to know how the campus community views its experience at the college.


Guest commentary: Sochi Olympics highlight repression of LGBT citizens

By | Feb 19, 2014

In the months leading up to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, much of the talk surrounded Russia’s anti-gay policies.


Editorial: Make a move

By | Feb 19, 2014

A group of students have created a petition asking Ithaca College to move the Office of Student Disability Services to a central location on campus.


Editorial: The solution is more inclusion

By | Feb 19, 2014

The creation of an SGA task force and the prevalence of microaggressions indicate a need to address campus inclusivity.


I Hereby Invite You To The Greek Freak Bandwagon

By | Feb 18, 2014

For casual basketball fans just starting to tune into the NBA, as the season resumes post-All Star break, I want to introduce you to Milwaukee Bucks rookie Giannis Antetokounmpo.


Letter to the Editor: Google petition begins discussion

By | Feb 14, 2014

Thank you for the thoughtful editorial about the Active Minds petition.


Editor’s note on ASA editorial

By | Feb 12, 2014

The Ithacan’s Feb. 6 editorial, “Reveal the real,” has generated considerable comment around campus and in social media, with many readers saying the language and comparisons expressed in it were offensive and disrespectful because it implied that the African Student Association’s photo campaign was insufficient.


Crowdfunding aids tuition costs

By | Feb 12, 2014

College can be a steep investment for many students and their families.


Guest commentary: Documentary shoot focuses on Ecuador conservation

By | Feb 12, 2014

After a long, sleepless overnight flight from Mexico City, Mexico, my plane’s wheels finally hit the dark tarmac of the Quito International Airport with a puff of smoke.