A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Monday, October 24, 2011
Eric Maguire, vice president of enrollment and communications
YNN sat down with Maguire to discuss the recent requirement for schools to post a net price calculator on their websites. This measure is supposed to help potential students figure out how much their college education will cost. Maguire says the calculators have value but can’t take every factor into...
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Tom Shevory, professor of politics and Hana Raskin, Chris Zivalich and Emily Junge, Ithaca College students
Students and faculty at Ithaca College participated in the Occupy movement that has spread to a number of college campuses, reported WENY. They weren’t protesting Ithaca College, but corporate greed. “Whether it’s here and in other universities...
Saturday, October 8, 2011
Michael McCall, professor of marketing and law
Many stores consciously place products in certain ways to encourage impulse spending, McCall told Main St, a financial news website. “By definition, impulse buying is any purchase made without any preconceived plans,” said McCall. “They create an environment where we are driving on...
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Richard Lindenfelzer, Ithaca College student
Young people have been reporting more instances where they been hacked or spied on online, yet many of them aren’t that concerned, reported the Associated Press. Lindenfelzer said that his facebook page has been fiddled with by a roommate, but it was more innocent and playful than anything else. “It’s meant...
Sunday, October 2, 2011
Tom Rochon, Ithaca College president
The Chronicle of Higher Education took a look at one of the most contentious issues on college campuses--the lack of adequate parking. President Rochon, who gave up his personal parking space for a week last winter, said proximity to his office isn't the only advantage of having a designated space. “The main difference is that...
Saturday, October 1, 2011
Wayne French, director of the center for print production
French spoke to the magazine In-plant Graphics to explain how switching from offset to digital printing reduces waste, decreases turnaround times and allows for more personalized printing at Ithaca College. “We needed to help our customers be smarter about buying printing,” said French. “And we...