As John Jacobsen ’17 navigated through the crowd to the podium, Jacobson’s mom, Cookie, took a deep breath, fighting back tears that dared to cascade down her cheeks.
For graduating students at Ithaca College, this scene often unfolds in the days leading up to Commencement, as students and their families gather for celebrations and...
“Who is in your community?” That’s the question an upcoming conversation for students will ask about life on the Ithaca College campus.
The discussion, scheduled for Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. in Emerson Suites, is the first of four conversations organized by the Director of Programs and Outreach Sean Eversley Bradwell and...
Nobel laureate Roald Hoffman will present the annual Holocaust lecture — titled “Returning, Remembering, Forgiving ”— at Ithaca College on Monday, Oct. 23. Free and open to the public, his 7:30 p.m. talk on the Holocaust in the Ukraine will be held in Clark Lounge, Campus Center.
MONDAY, OCT. 23
“This Chair Rocks: How Ageism Warps Our View of Long Life,” a Gerontology institute Distinguished Speaker Series talk by author and activist Ashton Applewhite, who strives to make discrimination on the basis of age as unacceptable as any other kind; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Campus Center.
Best-selling novelist T. Geronimo Johnson will give a free public reading from his works at Ithaca College on Tuesday, Oct. 17. His 6 p.m. presentation in the Handwerker Gallery is sponsored by the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series.