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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

September 22, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

Commentary: DACA recipients deserve better

By | Sep 8, 2017

It puts young people in the dire situation of having to live in limbo, not knowing whether their jobs and the financial aid that often enable them to study are at risk of ending.

Writer speaks about foreign policy under Trump administration

By | Apr 23, 2017

Patricia Rodriguez said she decided to organize the event because of what is at stake under the Trump administration.

Musician Natalia Serna sheds light on immigration injustice

By | Mar 1, 2017

Natalia Serna also known by her stage name, “La Muna,” said she hopes her performances in Ithaca helped educate locals about the lives of immigrants.

Open Letter: Politics professors support union efforts

We call on the administration to ensure that adjunct faculty per-credit pay for teaching is equitably based on that of full-time contingent faculty.

‘Aliens with Extraordinary Skills’ play to be performed at IC

By | Nov 2, 2016

“Aliens with Extraordinary Skills,” which will be performed at Ithaca College from Nov. 4 to 12 in the Earl McCarroll Studio in Dillingham Center.

Open Letter: Faculty present questions on presidential search

By | Jun 16, 2016

“We expect you to answer some lingering questions about the details of the process more directly.”

Faculty group presents letter to Board of Trustees

By | May 19, 2016

Faculty and staff presented a letter to the Board of Trustees at its May 19 reception, asking the board to conduct a performance review of provost Benjamin Rifkin.

Ithaca College on track to meet diversity training deadlines

By | May 9, 2016

“I do feel they’re important,” Earle said. “I think it’s a good first step. In some ways, the problems we had, like the staff had, are some of the same problems that I think we’re going to have with diversity and inclusion.”

Success with addressing campus racial issues varies nationwide

By | Apr 27, 2016

During the Fall 2015 semester, colleges and universities across the country were rocked by student protests addressing racial tensions on campuses. Ithaca College was also affected by these issues, and it is among many other institutions that are now trying to heal their communities while also facing losses in enrollment and retention.

Q&A: Professors critique diversity initiatives

By | Apr 13, 2016

INSIGHT Into Diversity, a magazine dealing with diversity leadership on college campuses, published short statements provided by the two in the April print issue and online in March.

Ithaca College group hosts event to discuss state of campus

“We need to think of the problems in greater depth and perhaps move to take some steps together,” Rodriguez said. “But most of what came out was — in essence — is the need to come together for more conversations like this.”

Ithaca College likely to miss diversity action plan deadlines

By | Mar 2, 2016

In Fall 2015, Ithaca College set a timeline for addressing issues regarding diversity and campus climate. Although the plan covers a timeline of roughly 2 1/2 years, Roger Richardson, associate provost of diversity, inclusion and engagement and interim chief diversity officer, said it is not realistic for all deadlines to be made.