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After finding a passion for literature that highlights issues of racial identity, Derek Adams, assistant professor in the Department of English strives to create a safe space for students of color in his own classroom at Ithaca College.

Ithaca College professor provides safe space for students of color

By Ana Borruto, Staff Writer April 3, 2016
Sitting on Derek Adams’ desk in the Muller Faculty Center is a copy of Percival Everett’s novel “I Am Not Sidney Poitier,” a story about a character who is consistently mistaken for Academy Award–winning actor Sidney Poitier. The character decides to travel the U.S. and discover who he is so people will stop labelling him as someone he is not.

Public Safety Log: March 30—April 5

April 15, 2015

March 30 Criminal Mischief LOCATION: Emerson Hall SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person damaged four exit signs. Investigation pending. Patrol Officer Jon Elmore. Fire Alarm LOCATION:...

Public Safety Log Feb. 20—March 1

March 18, 2015

February 20 Conduct Code Violation   LOCATION: Tallcott Hall SUMMARY: Caller reported odor of marijuana. One person judicially referred for drug policy violation. Patrol Officer Steve Rounds. Larceny LOCATION:...

Public Safety Log: March 19 – March 23

April 9, 2014
Selected Public Safety Log entries from MArch 19 through March 23.

Public Safety Log: Nov. 18 – 23

December 11, 2013
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE LOCATION: Terraces SUMMARY: Caller reported third-hand information that a person asked another to read sexual comments from a card. If the person didn’t, the person would push items off table. Investigation pending. Investigator Thomas Dunn.
Zach Newswanger, director of facilities maintenance, said the biggest obstacle of the repair is that the ruptured pipes are underground.

Broken pipe affects temperatures on campus

By Lisa Famularo, Staff Writer September 25, 2013
Anna Isachenko, Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise, Dillingham Center, Facilities, Friends Hall, Gannett Center, George Shank, Hill Center, ithaca, Ithaca College, ithacan online, James J. Whalen Center for Music, Job Hall, Muller Faculty Center, Office of Facilities, School of Business, The Ithacan, Zach Newswanger
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