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March 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Ithaca College student’s clothing company wins $20,000

By | Apr 22, 2016

Malaika Apparel Co., a business created by Ithaca College senior Rita Bunatal, won the grand prize of $20,000 and the audience choice award of $500 at the third annual Business Plan Competition.

Fifth annual Africa Week to embrace Pan-Africa

By | Apr 9, 2016

Ithaca College’s fifth annual Africa Week will take place from April 11–16 and will feature different events hosted by the African Students Association.

Empowerment explored with Black History Month events

By | Feb 1, 2016

IC will be celebrating Black History Month during February, with various organizations hosting movie screenings, student panels, and performances.

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.”

Common Thread: Clothing represents sense of empowerment

By | Nov 11, 2015

“This fabric represents the intersectionality of oppression.”

Local Black Lives Matter event draws new people into movement

By | Oct 28, 2015

“Black lives matter.”
“I can’t breathe.”
“No justice, no peace, no racist police.”
Around 300 people chanted these phrases during a Black Lives Matter solidarity march Oct. 24 that started from the Bernie Milton Pavilion on The Commons and went down Seneca and Tioga Streets to Beverly J. Martin Elementary School.

Update: Rochon proposes Public Safety changes after protests

By , | Sep 6, 2015

In response to campuswide discussions regarding alleged racial aggression by Public Safety officers, President Tom Rochon acknowledged the issue in a statement to the campus community Sept. 6.

Ithaca College RAs protest alleged racial aggression by public safety

By | Sep 3, 2015

Resident assistants at Ithaca College are protesting what they are calling racial profiling and harassment by Public Safety officers against students of color.

Students release photo campaign to debunk stereotypes

By | Jan 29, 2014

Ithaca College’s African Students Association is gaining international attention through a photo campaign they released to break down stereotypes commonly associated with Africa and Africans. The campaign follows the group’s theme for this year: “Celebrating our ancestor.”