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Faculty Council re-elects chair

By | May 3, 2007

Faculty Council Chair Gossa Tsegaye, assistant professor of television and radio, was re-elected Tuesday in an unopposed vote. The council had planned to elect the members of its executive council, but because of ballot distribution problems, the election was postponed until September. The Faculty Council is made up of 31 two-year term members from across…

Bullock attempts to make up for latest thriller’s recycled plot

By | Mar 22, 2007

Sandra Bullock’s new headlining project “Premonition” isn’t half as bad as some elitist critics might suggest. There are even moments in this nonlinear thriller — which survives almost solely on Bullock’s raw charisma — that are actually downright, well, thrilling. Linda Hanson (Bullock), the film’s protagonist, is a confused woman. She answers the door one…

Snake charmer

By | Feb 9, 2007

The animal instinct takes over. As Zach Cava dangles a recently thawed dead mouse with silver tongs into a tank containing an Albino Nelson’s Milk Snake, the 4-year-old reptile’s body tenses up. The presence of the snake’s favorite meal has not gone unnoticed. With slow deliberation, it takes a moment to plan the attack. Then,…

College outperforms national endowment average

By | Feb 8, 2007

A new survey released by the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) shows Ithaca College’s endowment performance significantly exceeds survey averages during one-, three- and five-year periods. The 2006 NACUBO survey interviewed more than 765 colleges and universities across the country, according to an announcement from the college Jan. 24. Ithaca ranked…

a few Q’s With Freshman Jaylene Clark

By | Dec 15, 2006

The Amani Gospel Singers, Ithaca College’s gospel choir, have been rehearsing for their next concert titled “Sweet Heavenly Dove” for several months. Staff Writer Thomas Pardee spoke with freshman Jaylene Clark, a choir member, about her past experiences with the group and her hopes for the upcoming performance. Accent: What is your role in the…