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From left, President La Jerne Cornish and senior Senate Chair Austin Ruffino discuss diversity, equity and inclusion among other topics with the SGC at its meeting Nov. 28.

President Cornish and SGC discuss diversity and campus concerns

By Emma Kersting, Staff Writer November 30, 2022
The Ithaca College Student Governance Council spoke with President La Jerne Cornish at its Nov. 28 meeting about diversity, equity and inclusion.
The SGC appoints junior Lila Weiser to chief of staff and junior Austin Ruffino was the only candidate who said he is interested in being senate chair. Ruffino held the position of senate chair for the 2021–22 academic year. Both of these positions are separate from the SGC elections because they are internally appointed by the elected senate and executive board.

SGC reviews Spring 2022 progress and plans for Fall 2022

By Lorien Tyne, Assistant News Editor May 4, 2022
In Spring 2022, the Ithaca College Student Governance Council (SGC) passed one bill, its goals for Fall 2022, discussed May 2, do not center on bills.
From left, junior Brandon Galione presents about his plans as School of Communications senator to junior Abigail Murtha senate chair of the Student Governance Council (SGC) and senior SGC President Farwa Shakeel.

SGC senator resigns after confirmation disagreement

By Sam Haut, Senior Writer February 19, 2020
Freshman Henry Wade, Class of 2023 sen. for the Ithaca College SGC, resigned after a disagreement concerning racial tensions in the Roy H. Park School
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