First Place—2017 Ithaca College Department of Writing Contest

Feature: “The Watchlist Has its eyes on you”


A new registration of faculty by Turning Point USA (TPUSA), a conservative nonprofit with the mission of promoting conservative values on college campuses, has progressive academics worried about a “New McCarthyism.” The Watchlist’s stated goal is to document any professors allegedly using the classroom to promote leftist propaganda.

First Place—2017 Whalen Symposium

Corporatizing College: The story of ideological divide at Ithaca College

Courtesy of Connor Lange

Part I: “People Over Profits!”

Part II: Financial Downfall and Recovery

Part III: Market Values vs. Human Values

Part IV: A Lost Liberal Arts Dream

Part V: The Unionization of Contingent Faculty