Our founding dean and professor emeritus John Keshishoglou passed away on August 24. Known to many of us as "Dr. Kesh," he joined the Ithaca College community in 1965 as chair of the Department of Television-Radio and director of the Instructional Resources Center. He was responsible for expanding a few courses and boxes of equipment into a separate School of Communications in 1971,...
ITHACA, NY — Internet entrepreneur Randi Zuckerberg, former director of market development and spokesperson for Facebook, will give a free public lecture at Ithaca College on Wednesday, Nov. 30. Sponsored by the Park Distinguished Visitor series, her talk is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
The Institute for Photographic Empowerment (IPE) is featuring an article and photographs by Prof. Janice Levy in the Department of Cinema, Photography, and Media Arts. The feature describes Levy’s 2011 work in Saudi Arabia and the Disabled Children’s Association (DCI) in Riyadh. Levy spent her 2010-11 sabbatical year teaching photography to young women at the recently established Princess Nora University (PNU).
One of her outreach projects was to help disabled children explore their world through photography in a partnership between PNU and DCI. The article, which includes six photographs, most of them taken by the disabled children, is available on line through the end of November at joinipe.org, the IPE website.
ITHACA, NY — Time lapse photography and video shot by an Ithaca College faculty member will be seen in an upcoming episode of “Fabric of the Cosmos,” a four-part series for “Nova” being aired by PBS. Tom Nicholson, an associate professor of television-radio in the Roy H. Park School...