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Tompkins County and IC work to prevent monkeypox cases

By | Sep 7, 2022

Tompkins County Health Department and its campus partners like Ithaca College are working to prevent continued spread of the monkeypox virus.


IC Health Badge requirement to be discontinued

By | Apr 4, 2022

Starting Monday, April 11, Ithaca College students will no longer have to fill out daily COVID-19 health screenings and show their IC Health Badge.


Hospitalizations are low with new Omicron subvariant in county

By | Mar 30, 2022

The new Omicron subvariant BA.2 was detected in Tompkins County, but the Tompkins County Health Department said hospitalizations are low, in a statement released March 28.


Ithaca College to end indoor masking requirement March 4

By | Mar 2, 2022

Starting March 4, IC will not require face masks to be worn within indoor locations, unless clearly stated otherwise, regardless of vaccination status.


Students struggle to receive personalized COVID-19 testing

By , | Feb 24, 2022

After the U.S. government began offering COVID-19 tests to households across the U.S., IC senior Victoria Lipper ordered tests which have not arrived.


SGC approves two new council members and new chief of staff

By | Feb 15, 2022

The IC Student Governance Council met with the assistant director of Emergency Preparedness and Response, to discuss COVID-19 at its Feb. 14 meeting. 


Tompkins County Health Department continues mask advisory

By | Feb 15, 2022

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul lifted New York’s mask mandate, but Tompkins County are advised to continue wearing masks indoors.


IC raises COVID-19 status to yellow as cases rise

By | Dec 8, 2021

Ithaca College has moved to a Yellow: Low to Moderate Risk COVID-19 operational status following a rise in COVID-19 cases.


SGC discusses the college’s COVID-19 response

By | Nov 10, 2021

Samm Swarts, assistant director of Emergency Preparedness and Response, spoke with the SGC about areas of concern students have with the college’s COVID-19 response.