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Comings and Goings

The School of Music honors the following retiring faculty who, together, have contributed three hundred years of service to the institution. Best wishes and sincere thanks to these retiring faculty:

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On behalf of everyone who has worked closely with Dr. Tanya Saunders in her nearly thirty-year tenure at Ithaca College, the Office of International Programs and Extended Studies is honored to celebrate Dr. Saunders’ distinguished career and the announcement of her retirement. 

Dr. Saunders arrived at Ithaca College in 1991 as Director of International Programs. Before IC, she hailed from Florida International University’s Center for Multilingual and Multicultural Studies.  

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Maureen Forrest retires

Contributed by Lynne Hewitt on 06/29/20 

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 Maureen Forrest, Administrative Assistant in the Speech-Language Pathology Department in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance, will be retiring at the end of June. Maureen has been with IC for 28 years.

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After 27 years of creative and dedicated service, Randi Millman-Brown will be retiring as the Visual Resources Curator in the Department of Art History at Ithaca College on June 30, 2020. 

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After decades of service to Ithaca College and the Offices of Residential Life and Judicial Affairs, Julia Mastroberti and Jody Hollenbeck will be retiring on June 30, 2020.


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 A message from Dean Karl Paulnack with news from the School of Music

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After serving the college for 21 years, 8 months, 2 weeks and 5 days, our colleague Terry Ruger will be retiring from the college on June 30th of this year. Terry is currently the Associate Director of Client Technologies in Information Technology.  

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It is with abundant joy (and a bit of the blues!) that I announce the retirement of Eileen Jacobs, Administrative Assistant, in the Academic Advising Center. Eileen’s last day at Ithaca College will be on Tuesday, June 30th.

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After 17 years of dedicated and spirited service to Ithaca College, Chief Analytics Officer Dr. Yuko Mulugetta is retiring at the end of June.  Dr. Mulugetta taught in the School of Communications (not Business, as stated in an earlier version of this post) in 1984, then returned to IC in 2003 as Institutional Research's Analytical Statistician.  She went on to serve as IC's Director of Enrollment Planning, then in 2016 was hired as the college's first Chief Analytics Officer, transforming the former offices of Enrollment Planning and Institutional Research into Analytics and Institutional Research.

A Zoom shindig to celebrate her work and general wonderfulness is being held June 30th from 4 to 5 p.m.  If you aren't a member of the Marketing and Enrollment Strategy team and would like to attend, please email and I'll add you to the Zoom meeting.

Congratulations, Yuko - we love you and you will be greatly missed!!!

After serving the college for 21 years, 8 months, 2 weeks and 5 days, our colleague Terry Ruger will be retiring from the college on June 30th of this year.  Terry is currently the Associate Director for Client Technologies in Information Technology. 

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After serving as the Assistant Director of Community Service for almost 10 years, Don Austin is leaving Ithaca College to take on a new position.

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Submitted on behalf of La Jerne Cornish, Provost and Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs:


I am very pleased to announce that Omar Stoute (Class of 2018) will serve as the next Title IX Deputy Coordinator in the Title IX Office, effective Monday, February 17, 2020.  Omar began working for the College in the Office of the Provost and went on to serve as Project Coordinator for the Honors Program and Civic Engagement Center. 

Omar remains active in the college and local community as a board member of the Ithaca Family and Children Services in Ithaca, a founding member of the First Generation Student Organization here on campus, and currently as a peer mentor for 12 students on campus.  He is also a committed member of his fraternity, Alpha Phi Alpha, doing community service at the local high school and greater Ithaca. 


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Bill Weeks Retirement

Contributed by David Weil on 02/13/20 

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After 32 years of service, Bill Weeks, Associate Director for Network and Unified Communications is retiring - please join us in Clark Lounge on February 24th between 3 and 5 PM to thank him and wish him all the best.

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