“Science is always a love-hate thing when it doesn’t work, but when it does pan out, it’s amazing,” Nichols said.
A report released by the ACT program in late September asserted that test-optional admission policies at colleges and universities are not beneficial.
State universities in New York will omit the question on their college application that asks potential students if they have committed a felony.
Ithaca College is taking the first major step toward reaccreditation by putting together the first drafts of a report that analyzes how the college is meeting certain standards.
Though the Terrace Dining Hall at Ithaca College underwent major renovations this year, it has experienced new problems with staffing and operations. Jeffrey Scott, Sodexo area general manager, said attendance in the dining hall has been up about 10 percent so far this semester, which he said could be attributed to the renovations. However, the dining hall experienced a shortage of student employees and is also missing a chef manager.