ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College’s Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF) and its partner Cinemapolis were recognized with a 2010 “Sign of Sustainability” from Sustainable Tompkins. Awarded annually to area individuals and organizations whose efforts have advanced community sustainability, the Sign of Sustainability recognizes FLEFF and Cinemapolis for hosting the...
ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College will once again be represented at the annual gathering of world leaders to discuss and assess progress in dealing with climate change. A contingent of students and faculty members will attend the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 16th Conference of the Parties (COP16), being held Nov. 28–Dec....
ITHACA, NY — Likened to a modern-day Mark Twain on two wheels, Joe Kurmaskie is better known by the moniker “The Metal Cowboy.” Ithaca College will present “Mud, Sweat and Gears: An Evening with the Metal Cowboy” on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. in Textor 101. The event is free and open to the public.
Kurmaskie is a...
ITHACA, NY — On Wednesday, Nov. 3, Ithaca College will host a forum to discuss issues surrounding the controversial method of drilling for methane gas by slick-water high-volume horizontal fracturing, known as fracking. Scheduled for 6:30–9 p.m. in Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall, “What’s All This About Fracking?” is free and open to the public.
Sustainability. Composting. Recycling. These environmental buzzwords are all a part of the Ithaca College vernacular.
This green lifestyle can be intimidating, but fear not -- because Ithaca College has programs to ease first-year students into the complex world of sustainability.