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February 27, 2020   |   Ithaca, NY

President Rochon creates goals for remainder of his presidency

By | Mar 23, 2016

The Ithaca College leadership has narrowed its areas of focus for the last 17 months of President Tom Rochon’s tenure. The college will focus on enhancing academics, strengthening engagement and growing the financial health of the college, while also continuing work on shared governance and diversity and inclusion.

Ithaca College announces presidential search committee

By , | Mar 10, 2016

Ithaca College has announced the members of the search committee for the college’s ninth president. The committee of 15 is made up of six members of the Ithaca College Board of Trustees, one dean, three faculty members, two staff members, two students and one alumni representative.

UPDATED: Ithaca College network issues affect Internet access

By , | Mar 8, 2016

Starting on March 6, network issues have been affecting Ithaca College network systems and Internet services managed by Digital Instruction and Information Services.

Ithaca College partnership helps defeat employment barriers

By | Feb 24, 2016

On the other side of the dish room, a ceramic plate fell through an employee’s hand as he stacked them coming off the machine, shattering on the ground. It was his first week on the job. Nobody yelled or scolded him — instead, a fellow employee grabbed a broom and helped him sweep up the shards.

Approved Ithaca College 2016–17 budget raises tuition and aid

By | Feb 18, 2016

The Ithaca College Board of Trustees has approved increases in the tuition, financial aid, salary pool and operating budget of the college during its February meeting.

IC Board of Trustees to begin presidential search process

By | Feb 7, 2016

The Ithaca College Board of Trustees is in the process of reviewing proposals from executive search firms to assist with the search to replace President Tom Rochon, who announced his resignation Jan. 14 after a semester of protests led by the group POC at IC and student and faculty votes of no confidence.

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.

Ithaca College SGA vice president of campus affairs resigns

By | Jan 7, 2016

The Ithaca College Student Government Association announced that sophomore Yena Seo, vice president of campus affairs, has resigned from her position.

POC at IC issues demands, calls for Rochon’s resignation at walkout

By | Dec 11, 2015

Approximately 300 members of the campus community gathered at Free Speech Rock to hear the list of demands drafted by POC at IC, and to call for Rochon’s resignation.

Questions raised over Rochon’s job at Financial Corporation

By | Dec 9, 2015

Along with being the president of Ithaca College, Tom Rochon serves as chairman of the board of directors for Tompkins Financial Corporation.

POC at IC begins occupation of Peggy Ryan Williams building

By | Dec 7, 2015

A Facebook group for the event was created just before 9 a.m. Dec. 7. The event, titled #OccupyPRW, aims to “demand Tom Rochon’s immediate resignation and reclaim and transform PRW to a safe space for community, education, and healing for the ALANA community and and its allies.”

IC votes of no confidence similar to actions nationwide

By | Dec 2, 2015

Ithaca College’s Student Government Association’s recently completed vote of no confidence on President Tom Rochon and the faculty vote of no confidence currently underway can be understood in the context of similar actions at colleges and universities nationwide.