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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.


Ithaca College students work for political equality for women

By | Mar 2, 2016

“In conversations about the next IC president, around three-fourths of the people I speak to refer to the next president as ‘he,’” SGA President Dominick Recckio said. “This is an issue that exists within our consciousness that we need to address.”


Ithaca College faculty respond to Rochon stepping down

By | Jan 27, 2016

Faculty at Ithaca College have expressed mixed reactions to the early retirement of President Tom Rochon. Some believe it was the right call, some feel Rochon should leave the college sooner, while others said Rochon did not deserve the criticism he received.


Faculty Council gave president early access to vote results

By | Dec 14, 2015

Faculty Council is being criticized by faculty members for releasing the results of the faculty no confidence vote to Ithaca College President Tom Rochon and the Ithaca College Board of Trustees before the rest of the college community.


Faculty hold teach-in on Rochon vote of no confidence

By | Nov 21, 2015

Around 200 people attended the event, filling all the seats in the room, and those who couldn’t find a seat lined up along the walls.


Politics professor engages students in local social justice issues

By | Nov 11, 2014

Patricia Rodriguez, associate professor of politics, said she developed a passion for activism and speaking out against issues because of oppression.


Student documentary kicks off Latino/a Heritage Month

By | Sep 17, 2014

In honor of National Latino/a Heritage Month, which runs from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, Ithaca College premiered an alumna-produced documentary titled “Fighting for Truth, Justice and Reparations” Sept. 15 at the First Unitarian Society of Ithaca’s Annex.


SGA task force meets to discuss microaggressions

By | Apr 30, 2014

Students, faculty, staff and administration attended a presentation hosted by the Ithaca College Student Government Association about the ongoing issue of microaggressions on campus April 25 in Textor 102 — the third of its kind and the first that administrators have attended.


Guest Commentary: May Day brings attention to student debt

By | Apr 30, 2014

It was merely two years ago that the Occupy Wall Street movement engaged in International Workers’ Day, or May Day, rallies in places like New York City and San Francisco.