February 08, 2022
Public Safety Investigating Swastika found in Whalen Center for Music
The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is investigating a report of a swastika scratched on a poster inside a practice room in the Whalen Center for Music. The incident was reported on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 8, 2022, and occurred sometime between the morning of Wednesday, February 2, 2022, and this date.
Public Safety is investigating the incident as a potential vandalism hate crime. The suspect(s) are unknown at this time. It is unknown if this incident is connected with the swastika discovered on the Baker Walkway on Thursday, February 3, 2022.
If anyone has any information or knowledge regarding this incident or others, please contact the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management at 607-274-3333 or leave an anonymous voicemail message at 607-274-1060.
Ithaca College recognizes how such incidents can affect individuals and communities. If you or someone you know has been affected by a bias incident, we encourage you to report it through the Bias Impact Reporting form or email email@example.com.