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On April 12, members of the Ithaca College community gathered to discuss labor issues in Chinatown — as well as the ongoing gentrification and violence against Asian American communities — at the Pandemic of Violence event.

IC community discusses labor issues in Chinatown

By Elijah de Castro, News Editor April 13, 2022
As the ongoing labor movement brings long-unaddressed labor issues into the political limelight, activists have been raising awareness for workers in Chinatown, New York City.
From left, seniors Neha Patnaik, Haley Anderson and Julia Batista were awarded the title of Most Promising Multicultural Students and accepted into the American Advertising Federation program.

IC students accepted into multicultural advertising program

By Jillian Bleier, Staff Writer February 2, 2022
Three seniors have been accepted into the American Advertising Federation’s Most Promising Multicultural Students program for the 2022 year.
From left, juniors NaturALL secretary Nabintou Toure, NaturALL president Danaya Dews and Crystal George, NaturALL vice president and event coordinator, are educating the college on natural hair.

NaturALL educates college community on hair diversity

By Nijha Young, Staff Writer November 13, 2019
NaturALL is a newly formed organization at Ithaca College that aims to educate people of all backgrounds about hair maintenance and acceptance. 
Jason Corwin, executive director of the Seneca Media and Communications Center, presents on the importance of indigenous media.

Seneca Nation media director discusses impact of indigenous media

By Matilde Bechet, Staff Writer February 24, 2019
CSCRE welcomed Jason Corwin, executive director of the Seneca Media and Communications Center, to Ithaca College Feb. 21.
The Seed Grant Fair, held on Oct. 15, provided a space for the Ithaca College community to learn about and reflect on the 2017-18 projects funded by the Presidents Seed Grant Initiative. Seed grant applications for the 2018–19 academic year are due Nov. 2.

College reflects on seed grant projects from 2017-18 academic year

By Sydney Keller, Contributing Writer October 29, 2018
With the application deadline approaching for 2018–19 President’s Seed Grant Initiative, the college hosted a fair to reflect on previous projects.
Luca Maurer, director LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Center, presents on intersectionality in activism and LGBTQ inclusion.

CSCRE event focuses on intersectionality of LGBTQ media coverage

By Laura O'Brien February 8, 2018
Luca Maurer, director LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Center, gave a presentation Feb. 6 which discussed the role of intersectionality in activism.
Brittney Cooper, associate professor of women’s and gender studies and Africana studies at Rutgers University, discussed intersectional feminism and politics Sept. 26 at Ithaca College.

First CSCRE speaker of the year focuses on intersectional feminism

By Ashley Stalnecker, contributing Writer September 27, 2017
Brittney Cooper kicked off her talk “Patriarchy Still a Problem? An Intersectional Interrogation” in a humorous fashion.
Associate professor Don Beachler writes about the lack of focus on class and labor issues in higher  education. He also discusses the underrepresentation of poor and working-class families at the college.

Commentary: Class issues absent from higher education

By Don Beachler April 26, 2017
Like many private colleges, the students from wealth families are overrepresented at IC, while lower middle class and poor people are underrepresented.
Open Letter: CSCRE department expresses support for union

Open Letter: CSCRE department expresses support for union

In the event that part-time and contingent faculty hold a legal strike, the CSCRE will not seek to replace them in order to fill our instructional needs.
Derek Adams, assistant professor in the Department of English, talks to the audience at the Nov. 11, 2015 teach-in in Textor. Adams was one of three faculty members that POC at IC demanded receive immediate tenure.

Newly tenured IC professors do not include POC at IC’s picks

By Grace Elletson, Staff Writer March 2, 2016
The list of professors at Ithaca College who were awarded tenure for 2015–16 was announced Feb. 21. However, missing from the list were the names of the professors that POC at IC demanded be given immediate tenure.

Ithaca College trustees announce content of winter meetings

By Kathleen McAleese, Staff Writer February 23, 2016
In meetings held the week of Feb. 8, the Ithaca College Board of Trustees met to discussed the selection of a new president, efforts to further the initiative of developing a new shared governance system at the college and measures to improve diversity and inclusion.

Faculty town hall meeting attendees discuss campus issues

By Grace Elletson, Staff Writer February 17, 2016
Attendees of this semester’s faculty town hall meeting discussed the presidential search committee, better communication with the Ithaca College Board of Trustees and issues of diversity and inclusion.
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