News Releases

Archive: May 2016


Philanthropist and businessman Kenneth Fisher, chairman and chief executive officer of the Fisher House Foundation, received an honorary Doctor of Commercial Science degree from Ithaca College at the school’s ...

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Francisco J. Núñez, founder and artistic director of the Young People’s Chorus of New York City, received an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Ithaca College at the school’s 2016...

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Ten Ithaca College seniors have been honored with Campus Life Awards, recognizing their contributions to the Ithaca College community through participation and involvement in campus life.

This year’s recipients are Elijah Breton, Matthew Dankanich, Lisa Famularo, Samantha Guter, Kyle James, Sabrina Knight, Marlowe Padilla,...

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ITHACA, NY—The reporter credited with bringing the story of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai to the world told graduates of Ithaca College that journalism has given him some guiding principles — including “follow your curiosity” — that are useful no matter what their chosen field.

Adam B. Ellick, senior video correspondent for the New York Times,...

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ITHACA, NY—New York Times correspondent Adam B. Ellick will return to his alma mater to deliver the main address at Ithaca College’s 121st Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22. A 1999 journalism graduate, Ellick is best known as the...

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ITHACA, NY—Following a national search, Ithaca College has announced the appointment of Gerard Turbide as vice president for enrollment management. With more than two decades of experience in the college’s admission program, Turbide has served as interim vice president since June of 2015.

He succeeds Eric Maguire, who accepted a position as vice president and dean of...

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A service learning project in which Ithaca College aging studies students stage a play with local senior citizens earned the 2016 Service Project Award from the national gerontology honor society, Sigma Phi Omega.

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ITHACA, NY—The Ithaca College Gerontology Institute has named Barbara Ganzel as its new director. Ganzel comes to the institute from the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research and the Department of Human Development at Cornell University, where she directed a neuroimaging research laboratory, advised both undergraduate and...

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Schnayder Termidor didn't start playing football until his junior season at Sewanhaka High School in Elmont, N.Y.

But despite his late introduction to the game, Termidor was recruited to play football for Ithaca College and enjoyed success as a three-year member of the varsity here on South Hill.
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Before a room packed with industry leaders and celebrity guests, students from Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communications were awarded six of the 22 scholarships given this year by the New York Women in Communications Inc. (NYWICI) Foundation.

Juniors Allison...

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TVR student Joel Almand '17 has a double-life. When he's not studying media production, his alter-ego DJ Almond is making a name for himself with EDM remixes and regular social media usage.

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