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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

September 24, 2016   |   Ithaca, NY

Editorial: Rochon must address critiques of his leadership

By | Sep 21, 2016

President Tom Rochon is tiptoeing around this issue by giving ambiguous responses to questions that demand serious answers.

Editorial: Student engagement key in growing diversity talks

By | Sep 21, 2016

There are students on campus who are interested in having discussions on race, and it is the onus of these similarly passionate faculty and staff members to get in contact with these students.

Editorial: Organic ‘safe spaces’ are beneficial to community

By | Sep 15, 2016

A “safe space” does not have to bear the name for it to be one — it is what the space does for its community that matters.

Editorial: Trigger warnings sensible in classroom, not in public

By | Sep 15, 2016

It is not conducive to intellectual discourse to capitalize on the term “trigger warning” and demand them in every instance of public discussion of sensitive issues.

Editorial: Issues of sexual consent must be addressed early

By | Sep 7, 2016

Rape is not a product of short skirts or too much alcohol — it is a product of toxic masculinity, entitlement and a misunderstanding of sex and consent. More jail time will not solve these deep-rooted, dangerous attitudes about sexual violence.

Editorial: Citizens have freedom to support any candidate

By | Sep 7, 2016

Though arguments against voting for third parties have persisted throughout many recent elections, voters — and organizations representing voters — should not be cut off from expressing viewpoints either for or against these arguments.

Editorial: Community can remain strong in face of tragedy

By | Aug 31, 2016

It is crucial that members of the campus community support each other during this time, and that the college prioritize love, support and comfort in the face of violence and despair.

Editorial: New alcohol policy stifles safe drinking behavior

By | Aug 31, 2016

A policy like this that targets alcohol paraphernalia does nothing to protect students against the dangers of drinking. This rule against having alcohol paraphernalia in a dorm room is misdirected in trying to promote safe drinking, and will neither motivate more students to be cautious about drinking nor deter them from drinking.

Public Safety Log: July 26 – Aug. 14

By | Aug 26, 2016

July 26
Burglary
LOCATION: Circle Apartments
SUMMARY: Caller reported unknown person entered residence and stole bicycle and computer equipment.

College Briefs Aug. 26

By | Aug 26, 2016

College updates alcohol policy
Ithaca College has approved changes to its alcohol policy, which were proposed last spring by the Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Team.

Editorial: Transparency must remain priority of presidential search

By | Aug 24, 2016

It is further imperative for committee members and the board of trustees to listen to the critiques put forth by former constituents of the candidates.

Editorial: Professors must catalyze discussions on diversity

By | Aug 24, 2016

It is no longer enough for a small handful of professors — such as those in the Center for the Study of Culture, Race and Ethnicity and professors of color — to be the only ones teaching students about social change and injustice in the classroom.