ITHACA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Ithaca College has a new president. Shirley Collado was inaugurated on Saturday.
Collado is the 2nd woman to hold the office, and the first person of color. She's also the first Dominican-American to be named president of a college across the country.
In her inauguration speech, she says she wants to take the college into the future, and empower all students to grow.
She's the 9th President in Ithaca College's 125-year-history.