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The NCAA must protect the athletes it claims to support

By | Apr 14, 2021

In a time when social justice has become inextricable from sports and when more people are coming out as LGBTQ+ than ever before, the NCAA must protect the athletes who it claims to support.


NCAA knows gender inequity exists but does not care

By | Mar 24, 2021

The inequities between the men’s and women’s sports in the NCAA run deep, and the unique circumstances of the pandemic are only exacerbating the problems.


Athletes consider using extra year of competition eligibility

By | Mar 17, 2021

In October 2020, the NCAA approved a blanket waiver for Division III that stated athletes may compete during the 2020–21 academic year without losing participation or academic eligibility.


Cornell and Ivy League cancel spring athletic conference competition

By | Feb 19, 2021

Cornell University will not be participating in spring sports competition following the Ivy League’s decision to cancel competition due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 


New platforms give athletes place to share their stories

By | Feb 18, 2021

Student-athletes have been given new platforms to speak their minds and opportunities to participate in activities they may not have before


Bombers are back after almost a year of no competition

By | Feb 11, 2021

With sports finally returning after almost a year away, athletes are adding new elements to their routines: masks, practice pods and COVID-19 tests. 


NCAA announces cancelation of Division III winter championships

By | Feb 4, 2021

NCAA announced that it will cancel all winter athletic championships for the 2020–21 school year due to lack of participation from member institutions.


Let women in sport be successful and leave it at that

By | Dec 4, 2020

We need to talk about the deeply absurd double standards in American society for women who break down barriers, especially in sports.


Winter sports seasons to be officially determined in November

By | Oct 19, 2020

IC is planning for winter sports seasons to be condensed to Liberty League competition only. Official announcement will be made in November.


‘How IC Sports’ – Women’s Basketball Senior Guard Megan Yawman

By | Oct 16, 2020

The Ithacan · ‘How IC Sports’ – Women’s Basketball Senior Guard Megan Yawman
Co-hosts Gabby Laccona and Kaitlin Maniscalco sit down with senior guard Megan Yawman from the Ithaca College women’s basketball team to discuss the potential upcoming season and decisions made by the NCAA.


Commentary: College sport amateurism is a tool of oppression

By | Sep 29, 2020

The NCAA’s principle of amateurism is the linchpin that perpetuates systemic racism through its policies and practices.


Professor earns national recognition for college sport research

By | Sep 18, 2020

Ellen Staurowsky has returned to IC’s sports media program just as her research on racial inequality in college athletics earns national recognition.