Ithaca College Mock Trial is busily getting ready for competition in this year's American Mock Trial Association tournaments with a new civil case involving the wrongful death of a minor child. We are planning to participate in invitational tournaments this fall at Binghamton University and Colgate, and then on to the...
After serving for one year as Associate Professor and Visiting Chair, Catherine Weidner ’85 begins her official tenure as Chair of the Department of Theatre Arts this fall. Recently, Catherine offered a candid perspective on her experiences as an undergraduate student, her decision to return to the department, and exciting initiatives for...
The Environmental Studies and Sciences (ENVS) department at Ithaca College has received support for its interdisciplinary experiential learning program. Specifically, for the students of our Non-Timber Forest Products (or NTFP) program to explore the use of different technologies to reduce the energy intensity of maple syrup production. Maple syrup production is economically and culturally important in upstate New York and represents a commercial activity that does not require harvesting of trees.
The intent of this program is to bring to campus a leading researcher in the chemical sciences who will give two or more lectures and interact substantially with undergraduate student and faculty.
Stephen Sweet, Associate Professor of Sociology, has been selected to be the next editor of the journal Teaching Sociology, with work beginning August 1, 2014 through December 31, 2017. As part of the agreement with the American Sociological Association (ASA), Ithaca College has committed 2 course releases during this period (6 classes total), approved by Dean Leslie Lewis.