Who Are the Friends?

The Friends of Ithaca College are local businesspeople, community members, and Ithaca College faculty, staff, and alumni who work together to strengthen the ties between the college and the local community. For more than 50 years, the Friends have supported scholarships for students from our region as well as other college priorities. Through their membership fees, the Friends have helped more than 350 students from central New York receive an IC education.

What the Friends Do

  • Partner with a leading educational institution
  • Support area students with scholarships
  • Work to strengthen the local community
  • Network with area leaders and businesses
  • Enjoy cultural, social, and educational events at the college

Upcoming Friends Events

Hullabaloo: A Student Art Exhibition opening this Friday, 4/28!

Join Friends, community members, students, faculty, and staff for an exhibition of art designed, curated and installed by students in the Theories of Art Practice seminar, featuring works by juniors and seniors. Experience an uproarious blend of works in a variety of media. Celebrate this ruckus with refreshments and live music. Come join us in the new Creative Space Gallery! 

The exhibit will include a diverse selection of artwork by Geneva Bielenberg '17, Katrina Clark '17, Serena Columbro '18, Lake Duffy '17, Brittany Gardner '18, Melissa Hollrigl '18, Allison Latini '17, Marilyn Markech '18, Kelly Nash '18, Casey Olszewski '17, June Ota '17, Christine Panucci '17, Nicholas Posloski '18, Kathia Regalado '18, Sallie Sims '18, and Cat Tompkins '17.

Enjoy refreshments and live Jazz by the LJC Trio.

Friday, April 28, 2017
4:30–7:30 p.m. ~ Opening reception
Creative Space Gallery
South Hill Business Campus, Suite 50
950 Danby Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Gallery Hours
The exhibit will remain on display over the weekends of April 29–30 and May 6–7, Saturdays and Sundays only. Hours are 12 noon to 5:00 p.m. each day.

The Creative Space Gallery is the Art Department's satellite gallery and is located in suite 50 within the South Hill Business Campus, across Route 96B from Ithaca College. Drive into the main entrance, then proceed to the lower parking lot around the rear of the building. Enter the door adjacent to loading dock no. 5. 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Bill Hastings at bhastings@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-7014. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.