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Ithaca College students celebrate MLK’s legacy with service

By | Jan 31, 2016

The sounds of power tools and laughter echoed in the halls of the New Roots Charter School Jan. 30 as Ithaca College students worked together with one goal in mind: giving back.


Collective momentum: College activists drive institutional change

By , | Jan 28, 2016

Students protesting the racial climate at Ithaca College are not the only ones finding a collective voice with which to address institutionalized racism. In a tumultuous fall semester, at least 75 other colleges and universities have begun bringing their demands for change to their administrations.


Editorial: Campus should continue push for action on racism

By The Ithacan | Jan 27, 2016

POC at IC has again raised these issues to the forefront of campus discussion, and it’s up to everyone to keep them there.


Commentary: Rochon owes answer about IC China Center

By | Jan 26, 2016

No matter how we may individually feel about a permanent Ithaca College presence in China, Dr. Guan and the entire campus were assured by the administration years ago that one would be established.


Ithaca College community remembers business professor

By | Jan 24, 2016

Colleagues and students alike remembered Lifton, who taught at the college for 29 years, as an energetic man who cared deeply about his students and who was a top-notch professor.


Ithaca College VP of Finance hosts dialogue on racial issues

By | Dec 18, 2015

Gerald Hector, vice president of finance and administration at the college, hosted a dialogue Dec. 16 in Klingenstein Lounge to continue conversations about the racial climate on campus.


Open Letter: Ithaca College alumni stand with POC at IC

By | Dec 16, 2015

As our alma mater experiences a historic wave of student and campus-wide activism against the irresponsibility and injustices taking place under Tom Rochon’s presidency, we Ithaca College alumni stand with POC at IC and express our utter lack of confidence in President Tom Rochon.


POC at IC issues demands, confronts Rochon at walk-out

By , | Dec 11, 2015

The familiar “Tom Rochon; no confidence” chant took a new form at POC at IC’s “Demands Walk-out” Dec. 11. POC at IC summoned Ithaca College President Tom Rochon to the stage at Free Speech Rock outside of Campus Center during a walk-out to hear a formal list of demands, with the crowd chanting: “Tom Rochon, resign.”


POC at IC issues demands, calls for Rochon’s resignation at walkout

By | Dec 11, 2015

Approximately 300 members of the campus community gathered at Free Speech Rock to hear the list of demands drafted by POC at IC, and to call for Rochon’s resignation.


POC at IC to hold “Demands Walk-Out” Dec. 11

By | Dec 11, 2015

POC at IC, the student group that has been protesting the college’s racial climate and calling for the resignation of President Tom Rochon, will hold a “Demands Walk-Out” event Dec. 11.


POC at IC occupies Peggy Ryan Williams Center for fourth day

By | Dec 10, 2015

Ithaca College President Tom Rochon was intersected and questioned while on his way out of the building by a student at around 6:20 p.m.


Ithaca College’s history full of racial strife

By | Dec 9, 2015

The college is no stranger to political unrest, especially in matters regarding race. In some ways, the current POC at IC movement is echoing past upheavals, particularly protests in 1969.