Ithaca College recognizes Kenya Barris, executive producer and creator of the ABC comedy “Black-ish,” with the Rod Serling Award.
On Sept. 17 a Snapchat geofilter for the Roy H. Park School of Communications went live. The geofilter was created by senior Meagan Shepherd.
Senior Alex Horner and Sethavatey Limsreng ’16 fused technology and medicine to claim first prize at the third annual Park Tank at Ithaca College.
“She understands not only the value of service to community members,” he said, “but Anna also understands how service is integral to a student’s learning process.”
Laila Ali, undefeated boxing world champion, fitness and wellness expert, and television personality and author, will speak at Ithaca College Sept. 29 as part of the Park Distinguished Visitor Series, according to a Sept. 6 announcement from the college.
The Ithaca College campus has undergone many changes, additions and renovations over the summer, some of which are more visibly obvious than others.
She and her husband, Roy H. Park — after whom the Roy H. Park School of Communications was named in 1989 — founded the Park Foundation in 1966, which has funded many projects at the college, in the community and across the nation.
Six Ithaca College women who are members of the student organization IC Women in Communications received scholarships New York Women in Communications, Inc. at this year’s Matrix Awards on April 25.
During a meeting April 29, Ithaca College faculty and administrators announced a proposal to split up the Department of Sport Management and Media in an attempt to better organize the programs. However, students have criticized the decision, saying they feel they were not included in the process.
The Park School will offer an animation minor, and H&S will offer linguistics and translation minors. The three minors will include classes that are new to the college and classes that already exist.