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IC Faculty Council discusses structure of shared governance

By | Apr 6, 2022

In recent years, the concept of shared governance has been an important part of discussions about how the college’s administration conducts business with the faculty.


IC Faculty Council reviews the impact of new mask policy

By | Mar 10, 2022

The end of the college’s COVID-19 mask mandate and shared governance were discussed. The council did not discuss the appointment of Cornish to president.


SGC expresses concern regarding changes at the college

By | Mar 10, 2022

SGC discussed its constituents’ concerns and questions March 7, regarding changes at the college like curriculum revision and the mask mandate.


Open the Books response to President Collado resignation

By | Aug 26, 2021

The people of Ithaca College deserve a role in selecting our leaders. We demand that the search for our next presidential candidate be an open one.


Commentary: How will Ithaca College proceed in years to come?

By | Mar 24, 2021

The SLT has repeatedly stated they took feedback on the strategic plan, but the real decision hinged on a reduction to 5,000 students.


Commentary: Reframing Ithaca College’s vision

By | Mar 16, 2021

The administration’s commitment to disaster capitalism has permanently divided our community. Our wounds are deep; they will not be easily healed. 


Commentary: Going on a path forward following faculty cuts

It would be strategic for us to work on healing these traumas and learning how to offer each other compassion, even within stark disagreement.


Commentary: Now is a crucial time for shared governance

By | Mar 9, 2021

A robust commitment to collaborative shared governance is needed now to move the college through this dark time and ensure that the college thrives.


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.


Open the Books discusses alternatives to faculty cuts

By | Dec 14, 2020

The Ithaca College Open the Books Coalition discussed how to stop the elimination of faculty positions in a Dec. 7 panel. 


Editorial: Community members need to take a stand in prioritization process

By | Nov 9, 2020

Clearly, this is something no one wants to see happen. Shared governance can be achieved. The college is just making it more difficult.


Shared governance task force unable to adjust power of president

By | Apr 19, 2017

Criticisms remain about the power the Ithaca College Board of Trustees and the President’s Council still have in the most recent Shared Governance draft.