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April 23, 2017   |   Ithaca, NY

Ithaca locals rally to support Planned Parenthood

By | Feb 12, 2017

Citizens of Ithaca take part in a protest in favor of planned parenthood.

Native American group holds vigil to defend natives’ rights

By , | Nov 16, 2016

Ithaca community members gathered the evening of Nov. 15 to rally and pray for those protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Ithacan alumnus captures Trump rally photos in New York City

By | Nov 11, 2016

It was raining as we set out from Union Square, part of a crowd of thousands, raising our collective voice against hate and intolerance.

Illegal behavior continues at Ithaca gorges despite patrols

By , | Aug 31, 2016

The City of Ithaca employed rangers to patrol the dams along Six Mile Creek this summer and enforce swimming and cliff jumping bans. Despite the pilot program, city officials said it has only had marginal success in enforcing rules and that violations are increasing as Ithaca College students return to school.

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.

IC MLK Scholar alumnus explains why students are protesting

By | Feb 3, 2016

Allowing students of color into the house does not mean that they have the same educational opportunities as their white peers. The students are in arms because they understand this, perhaps even more than administrators.

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.

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.”

Students at other schools show solidarity with Ithaca College

By | Nov 11, 2015

Students at other colleges and universities are joining in solidarity with racial protests at the University of Missouri and Ithaca College.

Ithaca College students seize the stage

By | Oct 28, 2015

Approximately 40 students, led by members of the POC at IC group, stormed the stage Oct. 27 during the college’s “Addressing Community Action on Racism and Cultural Bias” event and expressed “no confidence” in Ithaca College President Tom Rochon.

POC at IC holds rally at Ithaca College admissions event

By | Oct 24, 2015

Members of the POC at IC group assembled around 8 a.m. today at the Dillingham Fountains chanting “Tom Rochon; no confidence.” “No more dialogue; we want action,” as they awaited tour groups of prospective students and their parents as part of the Ithaca College Fall Open House.

Ithaca College faculty and students join Seneca Lake protests

By | Sep 16, 2015

Activists protest the use of caverns for storage of natural gas and blockade the entrance to the Crestwood plant.