David Harker joined Ithaca College in late 2016 as the director of the Center for Civic Engagement (CCE). He holds M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in sociology from Boston College, and his research focuses on ways in which individuals take action and engage with their communities around social issues. Prior to taking the position at IC, he had...
Tompkins County Public Library, in partnership with Humanities New York, will host a weekly discussion series on community and civic engagement beginning April 6 at 6 p.m. in the Library’s Ezra Cornell Reading Room.
As Ithaca College students depart for Spring Break next week, 40 will disperse throughout the country and Canada to spend their time volunteering for a variety of causes, while another three will trek to Alaska to help locals prepare their income taxes.
The annual Alternative Spring Break program sends small teams...