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The Student News Site of Ithaca College


The Student News Site of Ithaca College


From left, Cornell history professor Larry Glickman sits next to former NBA player Etan Thomas. Thomas spoke at Cornell University about athletes involved in political activism on Feb. 27.

Former NBA player speaks at Cornell about activism

By Dani Pluchinsky, Assistant Sports Editor February 28, 2018
Eleven-year NBA veteran Etan Thomas spoke at Cornell University on Feb. 27 about the intersection of athletes and activism.
Sophomore wide receiver Will Gladney does not put his hand over his heart and holds his helmet during the national anthem on Sept. 30.

Football player responds to NFL national anthem protest

By Simon Rosenbluth, Contributing Writer October 4, 2017
In light of increased NFL protests a member of the football team decided to have his own protest during the Sept. 30 football game.

Baseball’s race problem stems from youth leagues

By Nick Fustor, Columnist September 26, 2016
Young black athletes are being pushed toward other sports like football and basketball — where the cost to play is much less.

I Don’t Like Football Anymore

By Nick Fustor, Columnist September 12, 2016
Football is fun, and I like to watch it. But there are a lot of things going on in the sport that are not so fun.

Free speech and football

By Kyle Stewart September 7, 2016
A free exchange and competition of ideas is what leads to progress in our country, not the suppression of ideas that some people deem offensive.

Sherman’s March

By Nik DeCosta-Klipa February 1, 2014

Anyone who watched the NFC title game last weekend witnessed Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman spontaneously combust on the field after effectively ending the San Francisco ‘49ers’ season. After...

Kristy’s Corner: Answering why sports matter

By Andrew Kristy, Columnist January 22, 2014
In his first column, Andrew Kristy tackles the question of why sports matter

Audio Slideshow: Superbowl Sunday at Emerson Suites

By The Ithacan February 5, 2013
Ithaca College students gather at Emerson Suites to watch the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers compete in the Superbowl.

Ah well

By Alex Holt November 26, 2011
I have a confession to make: I missed Thanksgiving football this year. It's not like I wasn't looking forward to Green Bay-Detroit because I was. It's not like I don't have relatives just as into football as I am either because I most certainly do. It's just that it was really kind of nice out…
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