March 8, 2021
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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.


College releases statement responding to possible faculty strike vote

We are disheartened and frustrated at the adversarial tone, misleading allegations, and willingness to disrupt the learning environment for our students.


Contingent unions may hold strike vote next semester

By | Dec 8, 2016

The Ithaca College administration has issued a statement criticizing the contingent faculty unions’ Dec.


Commentary: Part-time faculty deserve equitable pay

By | Nov 16, 2016

It is not surprising that an institution as reliant on underpaid workers as Ithaca College is resisting challenges to that business model.


IC staff members express lingering working condition concerns

By | Oct 26, 2016

While many staff said they enjoy working at the college, problems persist with morale, communication and a fear of speaking out.


Union returns to bargaining with receival of counterproposal

By | Oct 26, 2016

The part time–faculty union met with the Ithaca College administration Oct. 24 to continue negotiations.


Update: IC part time–faculty union, administration far apart in talks

By | Sep 23, 2016

“We’ve had dialogue about the issues,” Burroughs said. “They’re either stalling or not doing their work, and we’re not going to tolerate that.”


Campus Gathering addressed violence and community relationships

By | Sep 2, 2016

Ithaca College held a community gathering to discuss the violent tragedies that took place in the world over the summer and to foster a sense of togetherness among the college community.


Part-time faculty and administration continue long contract talks

By | Aug 21, 2016

After nearly a year of negotiations, the Ithaca College part-time faculty union and the administration are still negotiating the most complex contract elements: benefits, wages and job security. Each side feels differently about the progress that’s being made.


Ithaca College students deliver petition to administration

By | Apr 27, 2016

Ithaca College students delivered a petition with 468 signatures, showing their support for contingent faculty unionization, to Nancy Pringle, senior vice president and general counsel for the Division of Human and Legal Resources, on April 27.


Ithaca College student trustee position deviates from norm

By | Apr 13, 2016

The AGB conducted a study in 2010 of 507 colleges and universities that revealed 70.8 percent of public institutions include at least one undergraduate student on their board, compared to only 20.1 percent of private institutions.


Full-time contingent faculty’s union request denied

By , | Apr 7, 2016

Members of the Ithaca College administration have denied a request by full-time contingent faculty to join the existing part-time faculty union.