What's going on? Check here frequently. Research in Biology MANDATORY meeting 4/2; April 30 Bio/Biochem BANQUET; ITS is looking for workers for the Fall; Biochemistry Majors -- apply for some student awards!!! Mentor in the Ithaca Schools Elementary Science Olympiad
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Interested in doing research in the biology department during the summer and/or fall semesters? If so, this is for you!
Mandatory informational meeting with faculty
Thursday, April 2
CNS First Floor Foyer
All students must apply by the specified deadlines.
If your schedule does not permit you to attend this meeting, you must meet with faculty members individually, and submit a signed application (available at the meeting and on-line afterwards).
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Students, Faculty, & Staff~
Mark your calendar for THURS., April 30
A&E Center's VIP Lounge
An evening for celebration, recognition, and entertainment!
Details will be coming on menu, but save the date
Monday, March 16, 2015
Information Technology Services (ITS) is hiring student staff for the Fall 2015 semester! Come to one of our last information sessions to learn more and to apply!
- Tuesday, March 17th from 12:10-1:00 pm in Friends 304
- Wednesday, March 18th from 7:00-8:00 pm in Friends 304
ITS is hiring for the following positions:
- Business Services Assistant
- Digital Media Specialist
- Desktop Service Technician
- fixIT Shop Technician
- Helpdesk Consultant
- Lab Consultant
- Project Management Assistant
- TLC Training Specialist
For detailed hiring information please visit our website at www.ithaca.edu/its/general/studentemploy/. Applications are due on Thursday, March 19th by 5:00pm. Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions please feel free to email Lisa Efing-Guida at email@example.com. Thank you for your interest in working with ITS!
Friday, February 6, 2015
Student awards that are now available to apply for: https://www.ithaca.edu/hs/students/scholarships/department/
March 1: FAFSA deadline
March 13: Scholarship application deadline
April 1: Scholarship nominations due
May: Scholarship award notification
Larry Metzger, M.S. '87, Memorial Scholarship
Previous award amount: $1,300
Awarded to rising junior or senior majoring in biology, biochemistry, or chemistry with demonstrated significant financial need. The recipient must also have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.2 and intend to pursue an advanced degree in science other than a medical degree. Established by Ithaca College in conjunction with donations from Larry's family, colleagues, and friends to honor and remember his many contributions and great dedication to the College community for over 30 years.
Jason Dickens Book Fund
Previous award amount: $225
Awarded to a rising senior majoring in biology or biochemistry. Established in memory of Jason Dickens, Biology '99.
George A. Gonzalez-Gallardo '79 Scholarship
Previous award amount: $1,400
Awarded to an outstanding junior biology or biochemistry major with the top GPA and eligible for financial aid. Students are recommended by the faculty of the Department of Biology. Established in memory of George A. Gonzalez-Gallardo, Biology ‘79.
Friday, February 6, 2015
*** Great resume building and community service activity!!!***
Our local South Hill Elementary School is looking for mentors for their 4th & 5th grade science Olympiad teams. The elementary science olympiad is a series of fun games and events which help youngsters explore science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Students will be practicing with their IC mentors on Mondays in March and April. A culminating midday Olympiad will occur on April 16th.
What is the elementary science Olympiad?
- Weekly practice at fun activities like paper airplane flying and spaghetti bridges - YouTube examples
- The culminating event is a combination relay race and tables of activities - YouTube examples
What do I need to do?
- Show up. Preference will be given to students which can do multiple days, but just one is great!
- Your job will be to play the games and help direct the students during the activity
When is it?
- Mondays, March 2, 9, 16, 23, April 6 and 13 from 1:50-3:10pm. A culminating Saturday event at Boynton Middle School is 4/18, time TBD (~midday for a couple hours)
How do I sign up?
- Please volunteer by filling out the form SignUp HERE - http://goo.gl/forms/bK3Zj5Wo1F
- We are looking to recruit about 4 IC students for each day...