Ithaca police force represents

By Sydney O’Shaughnessy, Christie Citranglo and Sarah Chaneles Minorities make up about 25 percent of the members of police forces across the United States. Only 27.5 percent of officers employed by the Ithaca Police Department belong to a minority group. Looking specifically at race, the population of Ithaca is 30 percent people of color; within…

Cornell University welcomes second female president

By Sarah Ploss and Leah Rostohar Cornell University is welcoming its second female president, Martha E. Pollack this coming April. This election follows the passing of former president, Elizabeth Garrett. Garrett passed away in early March of 2016 after a battle with colon cancer. She was the first female to be named president of the…