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filmmaker Ken Burns will share his expertise with students and
faculty in the Park School and deliver a free public lecture during
a four-day stay on campus.
community is invited to attend services on Friday, October 12,
for president emeritus James J. Whalen, who passed away in Boston
on September 6 after a brief illness.
away from campus, the horrific events of Tuesday, September 11,
touched every member of the Ithaca College community in some fashion.
In the aftermath, the College supplied information and assistance
to those in need.
As part of
a student fund-raising effort for the victims of the September
11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, students could
buy strips of paper for a dollar apiece and inscribe them with
is invited to two free events commemorating the life and acclaimed
music of Karel Husa, the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and former
Ithaca College faculty member who turned 80 in August.
yearlong lecture and discussion series, "Race and Its Meanings,"
will continue on Wednesday, October 3, with "Representation: Changing
the Image," a talk by social critic, essayist, and poet bell hooks.
College AIDS Working Group is sponsoring two events in October
to promote understanding of the AIDS epidemic and those most directly
affected by it --- and to offer hope. .
has been named the first full-time director of the Park Scholar
Program, a merit-based financial assistance program that covers
the full cost of up to four years of undergraduate study in the
Roy H. Park School of Communications.
’77 --- president of the Periscope Organization, a human performance
and consulting firm --- will present "Creating Killer Learning
Interactions Online," a talk sponsored by the Department of Organizational
Communication, Learning, and Design.
of Ithaca College’s suicide prevention effort will be held in
October to teach the campus community how to recognize, approach,
and support a suicidal student and how to help the student get
professional care. Coordinated by the counseling center and supported
by a grant from the Rodd D. Brickell Foundation, the events will
include programs for faculty, staff, and students.
Editor: Keith Davis
Writers: Erik Kibelsbeck, Dave Maley
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