March 1, 2021
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Commentary: Radical Communion in the Face of Austerity

We  should be looking to the brilliant, beautiful, steadfast students who are being told these cuts are being made in their names.


Editorial: Is 10 seconds of fame worth years of damage?

By | Feb 25, 2021

It’s been obvious that over the last four months, the administration has not been open to discourse with the campus community.


Commentary: Community needs updates on administrative cuts

By | Feb 23, 2021

The “Shape of the College” document tells the same old story about cutting the faculty without a word about cutting the administration.


Final recommendations for faculty and program cuts released

By | Feb 19, 2021

The Academic Program Prioritization Implementation Committee (APPIC) released its final recommendations for the Academic Program Prioritization (APP) process.


Environmental studies department opposes faculty cuts

By | Feb 18, 2021

The Ithaca College Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences (ENVS) is voicing its opposition to the draft “Shape of the College” document.


Editorial: Administration casts aside college community’s voices

By | Feb 18, 2021

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.


Commentary: Academic Program Prioritization neglects space for campus grief

By | Feb 17, 2021

Staff and contingent faculty are my friends. Hardly any campuswide acknowledgement of their furloughs-turned-to-layoffs has occurred.


Commentary: Alumni opposition to APP ignored

A real liberal arts mission would mean cherished programs are preserved and workers are considered indispensable.


Survey shows majority of faculty participants resistant to cuts

By | Feb 17, 2021

A survey from the Faculty Council reports that 78% of participating faculty oppose the recommended faculty and program cuts.


Commentary: Anthropology alumni respond to the proposed dissolution of the department

The college’s proposed layoff and program cuts were released, and faculty were informed that the Department of Anthropology would be dissolved. 


Editorial: ‘Shape of the College’ slashes programs and harms people

By | Feb 11, 2021

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.


Image text students mourn potential cut

By | Feb 10, 2021

The Image Text MFA program is one of five graduate programs at the college that have been recommended for discontinuation.