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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

April 18, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Editorial: Increased compensation is a victory for RAs at college

By The Ithacan | Apr 17, 2019

The last time RAs had full room and board compensation was in the late 1990s, and advocating for full compensation for all RAs is a long-fought battle.

Editorial: New first-gen living space adds to support network

By The Ithacan | Mar 6, 2019

Ultimately, building this new living community is demonstrative of the Office of Residential Life’s understanding of first-generation students’ needs.

Dean of students speaks with SGC about student concerns

By | Apr 25, 2018

One initiative Prunty plans to work on next academic year is streamlining the process of reporting issues that involve students.

Editorial: Rules for dorms are in place to prevent any accidents

By The Ithacan | Jan 31, 2018

Things that may seem overbearing or unnecessary most likely have a very practical explanation and cannot be ignored simply for convenience’s sake.

Res Life begins new policy to confiscate violations

By | Oct 3, 2017

“The fact that the school is able to come into a place where we live and take things isn’t OK,” sophomore Colin Hays said.

Sophomore FYRE program could be created at Ithaca College

By | Feb 28, 2017

The Office of Residential Life is considering creating a sophomore residential program similar to the First-Year Residential Experience, the residential community program that is mandatory for all incoming freshmen.

Editorial: Students need guidance with off-campus housing

By | Oct 5, 2016

Given the housing crisis in Ithaca, the college should become more proactive in assisting students in finding appropriate housing.

Public Safety hosts workshop on sexual-assault investigations

By | Sep 26, 2016

The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management hosted a two-day workshop for law enforcement officials with hopes of strengthening techniques applied to sexual-assault investigations.

Severe drought persists in Ithaca as students return to campus

By | Aug 31, 2016

With over 25,000 students returning to the Ithaca area, Ithaca College is in the process of assessing long- and short-term water conservation efforts in the midst of the worst drought in Tompkins County since 1999. Despite recent rain, the drought is still in effect.

Ithaca College adds 12 all-gender restrooms to West Tower

By | Aug 22, 2016

Amidst ongoing demands for more privacy and inclusivity in residence halls and on-campus restrooms, the Ithaca College Center for LGBT Education, Outreach and Services partnered with the Office of Residential Life to build 12 new all-gender restrooms.

Letter to the Editor: Story misrepresented wishes of RAs

By The Ithacan | Apr 6, 2016

The real problem with RA compensation is that no amount of money can make up for lost time, sleep, and mental state as a result of the job.

Ithaca College RAs receive less pay compared to other colleges

By | Mar 30, 2016

Ithaca College resident assistants are not satisfied with the compensation they receive based on their job duties and workload. RAs at the college receive less compensation than RAs who work at other similar-sized private institutions.