Several years ago, under the leadership of then-Provost Peter Bardaglio, and informed by the input of several task forces and advisory committees, Ithaca College began the process of transforming the freshman seminar program in the School of Humanities and Sciences into a campus-wide Ithaca Seminar program that could eventually be required of every freshman.
Susan Allen-Gil, Lia Stelljes, Olena Borysova (Eds.). 2009. Addressing Global Environmental Security Through Innovative Educational Curricula. NATO Science Series. Springer. Dordrecht, The Netherlands.
The following are chapters in the book:
- Susan Allen-Gil and Sarah Brylinsky. “Learning by doing: The university as a curricular tool for sustainability and environmental security”. View the PDF of the chapter here.
Susan Allen-Gil and Lia Stelljes. “A student's perspective: The benefits or non-traditional methods of environmental education on environmental policy”. View the PDF of the chapter here.
The School of Humanities and Sciences invites H&S students and faculty to submit proposals to the H&S Educational Grant Initiative for funding to support activities and projects that enhance student learning. The spring deadline is Monday, February 23.
The School of Humanities and Sciences and the Department of Writing are pleased to present film critic A.O. Scott, fiction writer Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, and poet Jean Valentine as part of this semester's Distinguished Visiting Writers series. They will speak at 7:30 p.m. on February 3, February 18, and March 17, respectively. All events are free and open to the public.
This fall, HSBC Bank’s philanthropic division, HSBC in the Community (USA) Inc. Foundation awarded Ithaca College a $500,000 grant that will support the development of a new sustainability major and minor at the College.
In addition to these new academic programs (tentatively scheduled to begin in fall 2009), the grant will subsidize scholarships and fellowships,an internship and...