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July 27, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

SGC wraps up semester by voting in favor of Shared Governance

By | May 2, 2017

Student Governance Council announced its vote against tabling the latest draft of the Charter of Shared Governance and selected next semester’s senate chair.

New shared governance draft shows few significant changes

By , | Mar 22, 2017

Faculty Council Chairman Tom Swensen said he thinks the new draft is relatively similar to the previous one.

Faculty union members and administration attend SGC meeting

By | Mar 21, 2017

The meeting took place on March 20, the day before the scheduled bargaining session between the full time– and part time–faculty unions and administration.

SGC proposes free pads and tampons in bathrooms on campus

By | Mar 1, 2017

The Menstrual Products Bill proposes to eliminate the 25-cent fee and make menstrual products available in every restroom on campus.

IC presidential search adds input from campus community

By | Feb 1, 2017

Marieme Foote, president of SGC, said the move to bring executive committees into the search has given her more confidence in the process.

Seeking sanctuary: IC debates sanctuary campus status

By | Feb 1, 2017

Students on campuses across the United States are demanding their schools become sanctuary campuses following Donald Trump’s election.

Open Letter: SGC addresses campus on presidential search shift

By | Dec 8, 2016

As the hiring in higher education changes in terms of presidents and candidates, we must respect this shift.

SGC passes bill to protect undocumented students

By | Dec 7, 2016

The sanctuary bill proposes that the DACA policy be upheld at Ithaca College if it were to be overturned by the Trump administration.

IC SGC passes bill to bring local coffee company on campus

By | Nov 30, 2016

Amid a slow semester in terms of bill proposals, the Ithaca College Student Governance Council passed its second bill, which would bring local company Gimme! Coffee on campus as an alternative and eco

IC conducts open presidential search against national trend

By , | Nov 30, 2016

While Ithaca College is still conducting an open presidential search to find its next president, colleges across the country are increasingly using closed searches to identify theirs.

IC’s Student Governance Council struggles to propose legislation

By | Nov 9, 2016

The SGC passed nine bills in the Fall 2015 semester and an estimated eight bills in the Fall 2014 semester, according to the SGC’s website.

National demographic shift yields IC student diversity increase

By | Nov 2, 2016

Ithaca College has steadily increased its number of minority students at a rate comparable to the national average. However, among its peer group of institutions, the college still lags behind.