An open letter in support of Collado with 275 signatures from faculty and staff was published online by The Ithacan Jan. 23.
We were also aware of the fact that the complete court file was shared with the Board of Trustees, which has ultimate responsibility for the selection of the college’s president.
The Presidential Search Committee will make an announcement about the search for Ithaca College’s next president at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 22 in the Emerson Suites.
The Ithaca College Presidential Search Committee held a series of forums with campus community members Dec. 6 to discuss their thoughts and concerns about the decision.
Following a summer of work by the presidential search committee, meeting and vetting candidates, the search for a new president of Ithaca College has been narrowed to under 30 candidates. The committee’s stated goal is to select a new president of the college by the end of 2016.
If the search committee values a process that is transparent, engaging, and most importantly, inclusive, we cannot possibly have anything but an open process. We are trying to mend the wounds of our campus community, not forget them.
The fourth and final candidate for the open position of vice president for enrollment management spoke at an open forum held April 26 about his connection to Ithaca College and how he has helped to lead the institution through difficult times.
The first candidate for the open position of the vice president of enrollment spoke about leadership methods, strategizing admissions and increasing retention rates during his visit to Ithaca College on April 18.