Is Disney doing a good job portraying a diverse cast of characters in its animated movies? That was the question Ithaca College Assistant Professor Chrissy Guest discussed on National Public Radio’s “1A” on Tuesday, June 20.
Within the comfortable confines of Ithaca, New York, Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and co-director of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) at Ithaca College, theorizes and teaches students about international film history and analysis, documentary and new media. Since...
At first glance, Celisa Calacal ’18 might not seem to have much in common with big-name celebrities such as actresses Emma Watson, Sophia Bush, and Amandla Stenberg, but her Twitter account proves otherwise. Calacal’s handle @celisa_mia was featured alongside 12 others, both celebrities and community leaders, in a recent USA Today College article titled,...
The Ithacan has been named the Best College Newspaper in New York State for 2016 by the New York Press Association. The award, the NYPA's top collegiate honor, was announced April 8 at the organization's annual convention at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Ithacan Editor-in-Chief Kayla Dwyer ’17, Webmaster Evan Sobkowicz ’17 and Proofreader Ben Gaynor ’17 attended the convention and accepted the award on behalf of the paper. The award was for work produced during calendar year 2016 (Kira Maddox ’16, spring editor-in-chief; Kayla Dwyer ’17, fall editor-in-chief).