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President Tom Rochon



By President Tom Rochon

As the leaves began to fall in upstate New York, I was tempted to take up my rake, not least because of what I learned last summer from the three days I spent working in the facilities department at my college. My goals were to get to know more of those staff members and to...

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It is always a good idea to take a fresh look at what one is doing and how it can be done better.

This spring semester, faculty and staff across the campus are taking part in a discussion of our core commitments as a residential, comprehensive college dedicated to providing an excellent educational experience for every student. In every department, program, and office we are asking...

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If you have a chance to visit campus in person or via our website in the next 18 months, you will see the Athletics and Events (A&E) Center under construction. It is the largest and most ambitious building project in Ithaca College history. Alumni and other friends of the College contri­buted over $50 million to make it happen.

I knew the project was big, but only as I walked...

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In the last issue of ICView you read about my inauguration, which was a day of deep significance...

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The College’s eighth president is officially installed in office. by Keith Davis

Thomas Rochon’s April 17 inauguration inspired an academic symposium, concerts, presentations, celebratory remarks, and visits from dozens of dignitaries. The defining moment, though, took place during the ceremony in Ben Light Gymnasium, when members of the Ithaca College Board of...

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