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Ithaca community braces for extreme weather

By | Oct 29, 2012

Residents of Ithaca take to Twitter as Hurricane Sandy approaches upstate New York.

Ithaca mostly spared from superstorm

By | Oct 28, 2012

Ithaca area experienced little effect from superstorm Sandy, with only six customers without power in Tompkins County.

Times blogger calls for rational fracking debate

By | Sep 29, 2012

New York Times environment reporter and blogger Andrew Revkin gave a public lecture on climate change and natural gas extraction, which ignited questions and comments from the audience.

Cornell reports another attempted rape

By | Sep 27, 2012

Cornell Police are investigating a reported attempted rape that occurred at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday on the Trolley Bridge.

Paddleboarder tackles the Finger Lakes for conservation awareness

By | Sep 6, 2012

Eco-friendly paddleboarder Cody White is setting sail on a 100-mile trek across Cayuga and Seneca Lakes to raise awareness for the Ithaca Land Trust and Cayuga Lake Watershed Network.

Traffic signals out due to storm

By | Sep 6, 2012

The Ithaca Police Department reported on Thursday that three traffic signals on Route 13 are without power because of thunderstorms in the area.

IC Society of Professional Journalists chapter gains national recognition

By | Sep 1, 2012

Ithaca College’s Society of Professional Journalists chapter was named the national Campus Chapter of the Year on Thursday. The Society of Professional Journalists is a national organization that is dedicated to First Amendment protections, high ethical standards, objectivity and diversity in journalism. Mead Loop, associate professor of journalism and also the chapter’s adviser, said the…

Ithaca College community joins Albany fracking protest

By | Aug 29, 2012

Members of the Ithaca College community joined an estimated 1,500 protesters Monday in Albany to urge Gov. Andrew Cuomo to ban natural gas drilling, also known as fracking, in New York.

Farm foundation

By | May 3, 2012

Twenty minutes outside Ithaca, there is a dirt road that no GPS can find. Down that dirt road is a little farm where two Ithaca College alumni can be found munching on bok choy while their dog Lena runs across rows of leafy greens.

Part three: Graduate and honors programs

By | Apr 5, 2012

In the third part of a series on IC 20/20, The Ithacan takes a look at the graduate and honors programs highlighted in the 10-year strategic plan. While some aspects of Ithaca College’s Integrative Core Curriculum have been approved by the Academic Policy Committee, graduate and Honors Programs initiatives are still in the developing stages.…

Organic waste program gains momentum at IC

By | Mar 8, 2012

Ithaca College’s compost initiative has continued to expand, matching the college’s commitment to be environmentally conscious.

State Assembly to allocate funds for fracking health study

By | Mar 6, 2012

A comprehensive health study of hydraulic fracturing will be included in the New York State Assembly’s 2012-2013 budget, according to a press release from Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton. The Assembly has allocated $100,000 for the study in relation to high-volume hydraulic fracturing.