Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

October 25, 2016   |   Ithaca, NY

Editorial: Honors Program urgently needs contingency plan

By | Oct 19, 2016

The college cannot let the Honors Program dwindle, as it would be yet another administrative failure during President Tom Rochon’s tenure at the college.

Editorial: Title IX programs must remain a college priority

By | Oct 19, 2016

It is the hope that these initiatives increase knowledge about sexual assault to create a more inclusive campus environment.

Editorial: Working together is key during union negotiations

By | Oct 5, 2016

The administration should work with the union members to identify a funding source that satisfies both parties.

Editorial: Students need guidance with off-campus housing

By | Oct 5, 2016

Given the housing crisis in Ithaca, the college should become more proactive in assisting students in finding appropriate housing.

Editorial: Increase of reported rapes should be taken seriously

By | Sep 28, 2016

This increase in rapes also brings into question how these rapes are being handled by the campus judicial process and Public Safety.

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.