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Posted by Nancy Pierce at 10:05AM   |  Add a comment

Seeking people over the age of 18 residing in the Ithaca area, who are interested in attending cultural events and who are willing to answer questions about their demographics, gender, and cultural consumption.

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This is an online survey. It is completely anonymous and should take from 10 to 25 minutes to complete. Please do not disclose any personal and/or identifying information, or any information you don’t feel comfortable with sharing. You may skip questions or withdraw from the survey at any time.

Thank you!

For more information, questions or concerns please contact:

* Jennifer Jolly (jjolly@ithaca.edu)

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Posted by Nancy Pierce at 8:47AM   |  Add a comment

 

H&S students interested in spending a semester in NYC during the 2017-2018 Academic year are invited to attend an information session this Thursday, February 23rd from 12:10pm-1:00pm in Friends 208.
 
If students are unable to attend this H&S specific session, there is an additional information session for all interested students Thursday, March 2nd at 12:10pm in BUS 104.
 
The H&S application materials and additional information regarding ICNYC are available online.  The application to attend the Fall 2017 program is Friday, March 24th at 4:00pm.
 
The application requires signatures from the student, a parent/guardian, and their faculty advisor. Also required is a recommendation from the faculty member who will serve as the student’s faculty sponsor for their internship experience(s) or independent study, fieldwork, or research opportunity. H&S students are required to complete at least 3 credits of internship or independent study while in NYC. Many students choose to complete 6 credits of internship or split their experience between 2 sites for 3 credits each. Students interested in the individualized study option should contact us for more information.
 
Students do not need to have an internship or individualized study option secured or finalized prior to the application deadline. These must be secured/finalized and paperwork completed, processed, and approved prior to arriving in New York City.
 
If you have questions about ICNYC applications or the process, please contact the H&S Dean’s Office at hsadmin@ithaca.edu, or x4-3102. Individuals requiring accommodations should contact Dan Haney at dhaney@ithaca.edu or x4-3409. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.


Posted by Nancy Pierce at 11:03AM   |  Add a comment

 

As Biochemistry majors, you have a lot of fantastic options for research.

Research can be an excellent way to learn more about your field by exploring within it. 

To help you find your best fit, you should consider two events this spring:

 


These casual conversations with faculty can help you consider all of your options quickly. 

Don't forget about satisfying your Inquiry-based lab requirement! You can complete this through research with a faculty (as BIOC 390) or the Experimental Biochemistry Lab. Before registering for BIOC 390, you must begin speaking with potential research advisors well ahead of the registration period. 


Posted by Nancy Pierce at 12:31PM   |  Add a comment

We are pleased to announce that the Ithaca College Chemistry Department is now accepting applications for the American Chemical Society Summer Research Fellowship award.  The recipient will be an outstanding undergraduate who is ultimately planning to pursue a graduate degree in the field of chemistry or biochemistry.  The award will include a summer stipend of $4,000 over a ten week period for laboratory research.

Interested students may apply by submitting their college transcript  and a written statement (1000 words or less) outlining their proposed summer research project, their ultimate career aspirations, and how this summer experience will help them fulfill those aspirations.  Applicants MUST get permission from their research advisor before applying.  All application materials should be submitted to the chemistry department chair (Anna Larsen, CNS 359).

Applications will be accepted no later than March 10, 2017 and the award recipients will be announced by April 17th.

If you have questions, please contact: Anna Larsen, CNS 359,alarsen@ithaca.edu

 

 


Posted by Nancy Pierce at 10:49AM   |  Add a comment

Please visit the Department of Biology's blog for many opportunities that may be of interest to you:

https://www.ithaca.edu/hs/depts/biology/blogs/



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