Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

Park School Dean Diane Gayeski '74 and Evan D. Williams '08 presented a session on "The Art and Science of Communications Appraisal" at the annual conference of the International Association of Business Communicators Heritage Region in Providence, RI.

Read more . . . (143 words)

Office of Civic Engagement invites you to its fall Faculty Show and Share Poster Session and Reception, November 17, 4-6 pm. McHenry Lounge

Read more . . . (77 words)

Submitted on behalf of Vivian Lorenzo, Medical Services Director, and Tanya Saunders, Assistant Provost for International Studies.

In response to the ongoing developments regarding the outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa and the three confirmed cases in the United States, we are writing to provide you with information specific to the Ithaca College community.

Read more . . . (492 words)

The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management has developed a web page regarding the status of the American flags flown on campus.

Read more . . . (42 words)

You don't need to be on a meal plan to participate! The survey is open to all IC Students, Faculty and Staff!

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

1. Click Here to complete the short online dining survey.

2. Insert your name and email address at the end of the survey and hit submit!

3. That's It! You're entered to WIN a GOOGLE NEXUS 7 Tablet!

Good luck everyone and thank you for your feedback!

 7pm, Saturday October 25th, First Presbyterian Church (315 N. Cayuga, next to Dewitt Park). FREE!

Read more . . . (81 words)

 Wed. Oct. 22nd @ 12-12:50pm, Taughannock Falls Room, 3rd Floor Campus Center

Josh Swiller, LMSW, BCT, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist & Zen Monk talks about unwinding unhealthy patterns that may manifest in our physical or emotional states using BCT approaches as well as principles of meditation.

 

Read more . . . (147 words)

THATCamp (thatcamp.org) is an open, informal, inexpensive meeting where people interested in the humanities and sciences will learn and build together in collaborative, informal workshops and short sessions.

Read more . . . (135 words)

Want to come play (or learn to play) contra music? Come to Fish Bowl, the open contra music group that meets on Friday afternoons in the Campus Center, near or inside the Fish Bowl (the glass-walled room near the coffee shop). 

 

 

 

Read more . . . (214 words)

Submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh, Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, ITS
----- 

Colleagues,

My name is Keith W. McIntosh. I go by "Mac." I recently joined Ithaca College as the Associate Vice President, Information Technology Services​ and Chief Information Officer (CIO). ​One of my first priorities as your CIO, in addition to meeting everyone, is getting an assessment of our current technology services to determine a baseline for improvement and planning for the future. I've chosen to use the Higher Education TechQual+ Project for this assessment.

Read more . . . (157 words)

Submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh, Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, ITS
-----
 

Ithaca College Information Technology Services (ITS) has officially started an initiative to develop their strategic plan to be enacted over a five-year span. Under new leadership from Gerald Hector, Vice-President of Finance & Administration, and ITS Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Keith "Mac" McIntosh, the group has engaged in several thoughtful discussions about the services we provide, and the ever-changing technological landscape that affects how we live, learn, and work at Ithaca College.

Read more . . . (187 words)

ITS offers technology workshops every week on a variety of topics and software applications in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:

Read more . . . (121 words)

This survey is an attempt to gauge Ithaca College's awareness of food insecurity issues in our community.  It is open to faculty, staff, and students of Ithaca College.

Please take just a few minutes to answer this short survey.  

If you’re interested in finding out more about how to find inexpensive or free food to supplement you or your friend’s budgets, check out this document. 

 

 

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) History Month is almost over. The final videos highlighting different historical figures will air on the LGBT Center website in the coming days. Visit the LGBT Center website's LGBT History Month Featured Videos section to find a new video each day during October.

This week’s highlighted historical figures are:


 

Read more . . . (81 words)

Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. (Register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Regi Carpenter, Lecturer, Department of Communication Studies.  Regi is an award-winning storyteller, facilitator, and educator. 

Read more . . . (85 words)

Intro to Linguistics (LNGS 23200) will be offered this winter session, in a convenient online format.

Perfect for those of you looking for a course to fulfill your liberal arts, general ed, or ICC requirements. Intro to Linguistics is designated 3a for the old H&S Gen Ed system (Verbal Language). It counts as a Humanities or Social Sciences course, for all you Business, Park, HSHP, or Music students under the "old" Gen Ed system

Attention all freshmen and sophomores! Intro to Linguistics will count toward your Identities or World of Systems theme in the ICC.

Linguistics is the science of language. And since language is always an interesting and timely topic, this is your chance to learn more about it! 

This will be a 2-week, intensive online course. No need to be on campus to take it. It's perfect for the winter session, and for the chance to get 3 credits toward your graduation requirements.

For questions, please email jpfrehm@ithaca.edu.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 12:00 - 3:30 p.m. (Register here)
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 12:00 – 3:30 p.m. (Register here)
IC Collaborative Learning Space [Gannett 319]
Attend sessions as your schedule permits.  View the full daily agenda.
(Part of the Series on Enhancing Student Engagement with Technology from the TELE Collaborative*)

Read more . . . (229 words)

Friday, October 24, 2014, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
(Part of the Series on Enhancing Student Engagement with Technology from the TELE Collaborative*)

Read more . . . (143 words)

The Office of Civic Engagement will support up to five faculty to participate in the Global Service-Learning Institute, November 5-7 at Stella Maris Retreat Center in Skaneateles, NY. If you currently use service-learning pedagogy in an international setting, or you are considering it, this institute offers a unique opportunity to develop effective strategies and vet them through a peer review process.

Read more . . . (191 words)

The Ithaca College Department of Theatre Arts will present "Intimate Apparel", by Lynn Nottage. This production will be directed by Cynthia Henderson and presented in the Earl McCarroll Studio in Dillingham Center.

Tickets for "Intimate Apparel" are free, but reservations are required.

Read more . . . (381 words)

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

News for Faculty

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Technology

Kudos

Archive