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‘The Intersection’ – A Conversation with Jackson Bernhard

By | Sep 30, 2021

The Ithacan · ‘The Intersection’ – A Conversation with Jackson Bernhard
This week, host Frankie Walls sits down with senior Jackson Bernhard to discuss his experiences as a Resident Assistant (RA) and as a Senior Resident Assistant (SRA).


What opportunities did IC give you?

By | Sep 15, 2021

The RA position may have kept me from a traditional college experience, I can’t be more thankful for all that the other RAs and my residents have taught me. 


Resident Assistants feel increased stress due to COVID-19

By , | May 6, 2021

During the first in-person semester since the COVID-19 pandemic, some Resident Assistants have said they have felt increased anxiety and stress in their roles as both authority figures and students.


Q&A: Ithaca College RA named RA of the month

By | Nov 13, 2019

Junior McKinley Walsh was recognized by the Northeast Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls as RA of the month for September 2019. 


Editorial: RAs deserve full coverage of room and board

By The Ithacan | Oct 4, 2018

Fully compensating RAs is not only imperative to relieving this stress but also to ethically and accurately compensate RAs for the work they do.


Severe drought persists in Ithaca as students return to campus

By | Aug 31, 2016

With over 25,000 students returning to the Ithaca area, Ithaca College is in the process of assessing long- and short-term water conservation efforts in the midst of the worst drought in Tompkins County since 1999. Despite recent rain, the drought is still in effect.


IC Residential Life approves increased alcohol restrictions

By | Aug 31, 2016

Ithaca College administrators approved additions to the college’s “Residential Life Rules and Regulations” that prohibit the presence of empty alcohol containers and other alcohol paraphernalia, and are now in effect for the 2016–17 academic year.


Ithaca College leaders work to improve sexual assault education

By | May 2, 2016

With sexual assault awareness month’s coming to a close, students and administrators at Ithaca College are saying the college can improve its sexual assault education by making the college’s resources more accessible and driving a more effective conversation on campus.


Ithaca College senior creates dialogue around diversity issues

By | Apr 20, 2016

“I learn other people’s stories, and I learn about their other experiences, and that kind of just opens my eyes to different points of view, and it helps me get to know truly about a subject that, for example, racism, goes deeper, a lot deeper…”


Letter to the Editor: Story misrepresented wishes of RAs

By The Ithacan | Apr 6, 2016

The real problem with RA compensation is that no amount of money can make up for lost time, sleep, and mental state as a result of the job.


Ithaca College RAs receive less pay compared to other colleges

By | Mar 30, 2016

Ithaca College resident assistants are not satisfied with the compensation they receive based on their job duties and workload. RAs at the college receive less compensation than RAs who work at other similar-sized private institutions.


Ithaca College hosts weekly social justice discussion series

By | Feb 12, 2016

Relaxed chatter and laughter filled the Textor 103 lecture hall as approximately 20 students gathered to participate in an hour-long game of Black History Jeopardy on Feb. 11.