The Park School would like to congratulate Steve Tropiano and Steve Seidman, winners of the Park School Writing Award for faculty.
The Park Faculty Writing Award is given to a full-time Park faculty member for work published or similarly peer reviewed that demonstrates creativity, impact, originality, and mastery. The award may be given for a published book, a peer reviewed scholarly essay, a journalistic article, or a script that has been produced and screened. This year, the judges for the Faculty Writing Award recommended to give the award to two nominees.
ITHACA, NY — Graduating senior Andrew Fry and alumnus Sujin Kim of Ithaca College have won Fulbright grants for 2010–2011. Fulbright grants are among the premier fellowships for postgraduate international study.
After graduating in May with a bachelor’s in English and minors in German and writing, Fry will...
Guido Santi, assistant professor in the Department of Cinema, Photography, and Media Arts, and Tina Mascara will screen their award-winning documentary Chris and Don: A Love Story on Friday, April 23 at 7:15pm in Willard Straight Theatre, Cornell Cinema. Santi and Mascara will be in attendance.
This touching documentary is the story of the passionate three-decade relationship between British writer Christopher Isherwood (whose Berlin Stories was the basis for the film Cabaret and whose A Single Man was recently adapted into a film of the same name starring Colin Firth that will screen at Cornell Cinema from April 23 - 26) and American portrait painter Don Bachardy, thirty years his junior.
ITHACA, NY — Kicking off with an Earth Day presentation, Ithaca College will launch an educational initiative focusing on the topic of “Media for Social Change.” Led by Roy H. Park School of Communications dean Diane Gayeski and IC alum Andy Orgel ’74, the...
The Society of Professional Journalists has named The Ithacan the Best Non-Daily Newspaper in the Northeast region for 2009.
The paper received the First Place Mark of Excellence Award on April 10 at the SPJ's Region 1 spring conference at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in New York. It now goes on to compete against the winners in the other 11 SPJ regions for the national Mark of Excellence award, which will be announced at SPJ's national conference October 3–5 in Las Vegas.
This is the third year in a row The Ithacan has been named best in the Northeast by SPJ; two years ago the paper was ranked number two in the country.
In addition, the following students received awards for work published in The Ithacan in 2009:
Allison Wassink ”09: Second place, sports photography
Andy Swift ’09: Third place, feature story
Allison Usavage ’11: Third place, photo illustration