ITHACA, NY — One of the world’s most violence-torn nations will get some help learning about peace from an Ithaca College faculty member. Peyi Soyinka-Airewele, an assistant professor of politics, will spend this spring developing a postgraduate curriculum in strategic and peace studies at Covenant University in Ota, Nigeria.
Soyinka-Airewele is one of 60 scholars who...
ITHACA, NY — The U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan, awarded Ithaca College faculty member Kathleen Mulligan a grant for her sabbatical project “Voices of Partition,” a theatrical production based on the narratives of survivors of the violent 1947 partition of Pakistan and India.
Mulligan, associate professor of theatre arts, will join with the ...
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College president Tom Rochon has announced that he has appointed Benjamin Rifkin as the college’s provost and vice president for educational affairs. Rifkin has served since 2009 as dean of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at The College of New Jersey, where he is also a professor of world languages and cultures.
“In an exceptionally...
MONDAY, JAN. 19
“The Dream Never Dies,” the annual MLK Day Celebration Concert, featuring performances by School of Music students and faculty, the Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers and the Keepers of the Dream Ensemble; 7:30 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
MLK Day Celebration presentation by...
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College’s Center for Life Skills invites individuals who have experienced a stroke to participate in its spring 2015 session.
The program is intended for individuals who have been discharged from a formal rehabilitation program but deem it necessary to continue post-rehabilitation services to improve the...