Ithaca College was established in 1892 as a private music conservatory in the serene area of Ithaca, New York. Today, Ithaca College has a mixture of communications, music, science, health and liberal arts programs. Ithaca College offers summer programs and other programs at its campus in London. Ithaca College has approximately 6500 students enrolled at the undergraduate and graduate level.
Subsurface structures discovered at prehistoric archaeological site
A team of undergraduate researchers from Ithaca College traveled to Las Vegas to scan for subsurface cultural features at the Larder Site—an archaeological site occupied by Native Americans nearly 2,000 years ago —as ...
Researcher investigates "creepiness factor" in online targeted ads
A recent study suggests online advertisements that target users based on their web browsing habits and other personal information have a negative impact on the person's intent to purchase the product. But the fact that users ...
New book explores link between emotions and contemporary racial violence
In matters of the head and heart, emotions often win out over reason. A new book by an Ithaca College professor examines how that human tendency leads many Americans to support racism and discrimination in unconscious ways.
Researcher examines racial and gender representation in top 50 video games
Violence in video games has been a topic on the political and media radar for decades. But research conducted by a recent graduate from Ithaca College examines the medium through different lenses: racial and gender bias.
Airborne observatory records outer space in unprecedented detail
(Phys.org) —Soaring at 41,000 feet in the air, a team of Ithaca College physics students and a professor recently took photos from a flying observatory to help discover what makes up our universe.
Hispanics and females missing from children's television commercials
A lot of things change in a decade and a half. Fifteen years can bring major political, cultural, economic, and demographic shifts. But two Ithaca College professors of communications have found the ethnic diversity of actors ...
Slug glue: A future with no sutures?
The materials for stitching up injuries and surgical wounds may have changed over the millennia, but the basic process of suturing tissue remains the same. In the 21st century, however, the method may finally become outdated.
Laughter Differs In Children With Autism
According to a recent paper entitled "Laughter Differs in Children with Autism: An Acoustic Analysis of Laughter Produced by Children with and without the Disorder" in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, children ...
'Friends with benefits' lets couples get close but not too close
An expert on sexuality among young people says a friends with benefits situation can provide some healthy outlets for sexual needs and desires, but can also be a very difficult relationship to navigate. Rebecca ...
'The King's Speech': good drama - but accurate science?
(PhysOrg.com) -- "The King's Speech" is a compelling enough story to merit 12 Oscar nominations. (Well find out how compelling when the Academy Awards are announced Feb. 27). However, as contentions surface about the ...