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Gospel Choir protests anthem on Mountain Day

On Friday, Gospel Choir used its Mountain Day performance of “The Star Spangled Banner” to draw attention to racial injustices in America and at the College. Huddled together at the…

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CC announces results of fall elections

On Sept. 26, College Council (CC) announced the results of the organization’s fall elections via a campus-wide email. Voting opened Sept. 24 and closed shortly before CC released the results.…

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Changing the first-gen student narrative: Dean Rosanna Ferro reflects on tenure at the College ahead of move to Ithaca

“I remember looking out the window and seeing cows,” Rosanna Reyes Ferro, associate dean of the College and dean of first-generation initiatives, said of her first trip to the Purple…

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Goodrich reopens in Dodd

After weeks of set-up, Goodrich Coffee Bar opened its doors in the Dodd dining room on Sept. 20. Colloquially referred to as “Doddrich,” Goodrich has reopened with slightly altered hours…

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Search committee convenes to find new president

At the beginning of this academic year, Chair of the Board of Trustees Michael Eisenson ’77 announced the formation of the search committee for the 18th president of the College.…

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Class of 2019 banner in ’82 Grill vandalized with ‘KKK’ graffiti

On Friday, a student notified Campus Safety and Security (CSS) about a “KKK” symbol written on the Class of 2019 banner hanging in  the ’82 Grill. In two campus-wide emails,…

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Majumder appointed interim president

Chair of the Board of Trustees Michael Eisenson ’77 announced on Aug. 29 that, effective Jan. 1, Protik (Tiku) Majumder, professor of physics and director of the Science Center, would…

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College, students respond to DACA repeal

In response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ Sept. 5 announcement of a gradual “wind-down” of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), President of the College Adam Falk reaffirmed…

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Falk reflects on his tenure, contemplates bright future

This time of year marks many new beginnings: a fresh slate of classes, the arrival of the Class of 2021, several new faculty and staff hires and the opening of…

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College to hold commencement on Sawyer Quad

This year, for the first time, the College will hold commencement in the new Sawyer-Stetson Quad. A change from recent years' location in Science Quad, this will accommodate the construction…

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