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ITHACA, NY—Ithaca College will officially welcome some 1,800 incoming students to campus on Monday, Aug. 26, with the annual Convocation ceremony and community picnic. Convocation is slated to begin at 11 a.m. in Glazer Arena of the Athletics & Events Center. A long-standing custom,...

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The new academic year at Ithaca College officially opened Monday during the annual Convocation ceremony at Ben Light Gymnasium. The event for IC’s freshmen was filled to capacity and was highlighted by speakers and short presentations of academic achievement.

During his address, President Tom Rochon used the Constantine Cavafy poem "Ithaca" to draw parallels to the...

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