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Senior Chris Jones writes about the United States problematic reliance on oil, its resulting relationship with Saudi Arabia and what it could mean for future diplomacy issues.

Commentary: U.S. dependence on Saudi oil causes major conflict

By Chris Jones February 20, 2019
The US-Saudi relationship is a toxic one, based in faulty economic and diplomatic premises that have the United States supporting a tyrannical government for obtuse and increasingly regress reasons.
Real lives, fake news

Real lives, fake news

By Elizabeth Bierly, Staff Writer October 22, 2018
When our own biases begin to censor news for us, it’s a slippery slope between questioning the necessity of the freedom of the press — or eliminating it completely.
International Recap: Tensions in Lebanon may lead to war

International Recap: Tensions in Lebanon may lead to war

By Meaghan McElroy, Opinion Editor November 14, 2017
Political analysts have said that any military clash in Lebanon would be a “proxy war” between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
Janice Levy, professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies, recently published an essay about her experience overseeing a service-learning program that taught children with disabilities the art of photography.

Q&A: Photography professor discusses service project in Saudi Arabia

By Erin Conway, Staff Writer November 30, 2016
Janice Levy, a professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies, recently published an essay about her experience overseeing a service-learning program.

Egypt backs Russia and sparks unofficial Cold War

By Isabella Grullon November 8, 2016
The economic relationship between Egypt and Saudi Arabia was the only thing that kept Egypt from turmoil.
Freshman Mihir Siddartha, who is originally from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, plays tennis at the Academia Sánchez-Casal in Barcelona, Spain.

International tennis players swing into action for the Bombers

By Danielle Allentuck, Sports Editor March 23, 2016
Three members of the men's tennis team are international students and had to learn to adjust to American culture when they arrived at Ithaca College.

Professor fuses culture and photography abroad

By Candace King, Staff Writer December 8, 2011
When Janice Levy, professor of cinema, photography, and media arts, went to Saudi Arabia last year for a 10-day workshop, she had no idea that the experience would later lead to a 10-month sabbatical.
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