AIDS Quilt Comes to Campus


Contributed by Kimberley Conrad

The 128 individual panels of the AIDS Memorial Quilt are coming to Emerson Suites in the Campus Center on Sunday, February 20, through Wednesday February 23. Each of the over 42,960 colorful panels in the entire quilt display was made to commemorate the life of a person lost to AIDS.

To learn more about volunteering and bringing your student group or class to view the Quilt please visit

The Ithaca College AIDS Working Group invites you to take advantage of this unique educational opportunity that is free and open to the public in the Emerson Suites during the following times:

February 20, 7:00 pm -- opening ceremony and reception
February 21, 11:00 am-8:00 pm
February 22, 11:00 am-8:00 pm
February 23, 11:00 am-6:00 pm -- closing ceremony at 6:30 pm

Please visit to find out about how you could volunteer just an hour of your time to make a difference, or to schedule a time to take your class or group to view the quilt display.