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ITHACA, NY — A businessman and philanthropist who is one of the nation’s leading advocates for veterans and military families will give a talk at Ithaca College on Wednesday, March 26. Kenneth Fisher, chairman and CEO of the Fisher House Foundation, will present “Our Nation’s Wounded: Leadership Challenges in a Time of Austerity” at 7 p.m. in room 111 of the Park...

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Personal experience led to the three winning concepts in this year’s Business Idea Competition, an annual contest sponsored by the Ithaca College School of Business that helps student entrepreneurs grow their business ideas.

  • When he had to hire a plumber to unplug his apartment’s kitchen sink, Zach Briggs ’15 realized the need for a device to help make...

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ITHACA, NY — Josh Grazul, a senior business administration major, has already tasted success by starting his own hops farm and reviving the local hops growing industry.

Grazul, a self-taught farmer, realized the many benefits of opening a hops farm in central New York, which has a strong history of being one of the main hops-providing areas in the country. He knew local...

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ITHACA, NY—Ecologist and environmental activist Sandra Steingraber will discuss her experience of having been jailed for taking part in an anti-fracking protest in a talk at Ithaca College on Monday, May 6. Titled “The Scientist in Cell Block D,” her presentation will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Textor 101. It is free and open to the public.

Steingraber is a...

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ITHACA, N.Y. – Toddlers often take to their toes as they learn to walk, balanced on the balls of their feet as they amble about. But toe-walking – as this type of mobility is known – past the age of five or six can be an indicator of underlying neurological conditions, including autism. And children who toe-walk long term can also suffer physical damage that requires painful,...

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