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March 19, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

Success with addressing campus racial issues varies nationwide

By | Apr 27, 2016

During the Fall 2015 semester, colleges and universities across the country were rocked by student protests addressing racial tensions on campuses. Ithaca College was also affected by these issues, and it is among many other institutions that are now trying to heal their communities while also facing losses in enrollment and retention.

Consulting firm for campus-climate survey visits Ithaca College

By , | Feb 3, 2016

Rankin & Associates, a third-party consulting company, presented to Ithaca College students, faculty and staff Feb. 2 regarding its plans to develop and carry out the survey.

Collective momentum: College activists drive institutional change

By , | Jan 28, 2016

Students protesting the racial climate at Ithaca College are not the only ones finding a collective voice with which to address institutionalized racism. In a tumultuous fall semester, at least 75 other colleges and universities have begun bringing their demands for change to their administrations.

SGA passes student rights and Shared Governance legislation

By | Dec 2, 2015

Two large pieces of legislation — a Shared Governance bill and the Student Bill of Rights and Responsibilities — were passed at the Nov. 30 Student Government Association meeting.

Commentary: Whiteness should be named and contextualized

By | Nov 19, 2015

I believe it is important to begin seeing whiteness as something tangible and thus assailable.

Commentary: Campus dialogue has been lost in activism

By | Nov 19, 2015

I fear we are in danger of losing sight of the essential, critical dimensions of argument.

Editorial: Support can be found in other campus movements

By The Ithacan | Nov 11, 2015

This movement, as it becomes nationalized, has fostered the collaboration among different institutions.

Students at other schools show solidarity with Ithaca College

By | Nov 11, 2015

Students at other colleges and universities are joining in solidarity with racial protests at the University of Missouri and Ithaca College.

POC at IC to hold “Solidarity Walkout”

By | Nov 11, 2015

POC at IC will host a “Solidarity Walkout” on Nov. 11 in response to the protests at the University of Missouri and continued racial injustice nationwide, according to a post on its Facebook page.

University of Missouri student movement mirrors IC’s

By | Nov 10, 2015

A string of race-related controversies at the University of Missouri mirror incidents that have been occurring at Ithaca College. At both institutions, student protest groups have spoken out against systemic racism and called for the resignation of their college’s presidents.

Excited for Michael Sam

By | Feb 10, 2014

Upon hearing University of Missouri football player and NFL draft prospect Michael Sam announce publicly that he’s gay Sunday, I had conflicted reactions.