We should be looking to the brilliant, beautiful, steadfast students who are being told these cuts are being made in their names.
The Academic Program Prioritization Implementation Committee (APPIC) released its final recommendations for the Academic Program Prioritization (APP) process.
The Ithaca College Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences (ENVS) is voicing its opposition to the draft “Shape of the College” document.
There is no denying that the college needs to make painful department and program cuts and layoffs, but the haste of the process is infuriating.
Staff and contingent faculty are my friends. Hardly any campuswide acknowledgement of their furloughs-turned-to-layoffs has occurred.
The college’s proposed layoff and program cuts were released, and faculty were informed that the Department of Anthropology would be dissolved.
Perhaps the most alarming aspect of the “Shape of the College” is that those who will be losing their jobs are only being treated as numbers.