Many Ithaca College students have complained about course registration, which started Nov. 7, when HomerConnect began crashing.
The Ithaca College Board of Trustees has appointed a transition team to assist and support incoming president Shirley Collado during her first year.
She said she believes ageism is something that deters students from majoring or minoring in aging studies.
“There’s, I guess I have to call it an ‘ick factor,’” Erickson said.
“Silence is deadly,” Edwards said. “Society often believes that silence is consensus. When people don’t speak up, then the majority are driven by the minority opinion.”
Cultural taxation—psychologist Amado Padilla coined the term to describe minority faculty’s obligation to serve the diversity needs of the college.
The voice of Archambault echoed throughout Stocking Hall as over 530 members of the Ithaca community huddled across four rooms and the surrounding hallways.
There have been some delays in implementing diversity and inclusion initiatives at Ithaca College, including the establishment of a community review board, the creation of a body camera policy and the release of the results of the external review of the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management.
Since the release of the shared governance draft, sent out to the campus community via email Oct. 24, faculty and staff have expressed concerns.
The Class of 2017 is rolling out plans for senior events to both raise money toward its senior class gift goal and to celebrate the year ahead.
The draft proposal for a shared governance structure at Ithaca College was released to the campus community for review in an email Oct. 24.