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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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 ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College will officially welcome some 1,625 incoming students to campus on Monday, Aug. 29, with the annual Convocation ceremony and community picnic. Convocation is slated to begin at 11 a.m. in Ben Light Gymnasium.

A long-standing custom, Convocation introduces new students to the Ithaca College learning community and helps to set an academic context...

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