Saturday, April 3, 2021

Commentary: How will Ithaca College proceed in years to come? - Thomas Pfaff, the Ithacan

Recent commentaries have suggested that “the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and faculty have differing views on how to enact the practices of transparency and shared governance,” and that “moving forward we need meaningful collaboration.”These examples provide clear evidence of a lack of transparency, openness and shared governance and don’t instill hope for the future. To change this narrative, I would like detailed responses to the following questions that allow for the campus community to ask follow-up questions. Faculty live in a world of peer review, and that process often improves our work, and these questions are put forth in that spirit.