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 Are you interested in sustainable and alternative food cultivation methods? If so, come to Terrace Dining Hall during lunch TODAY and end Earth Week with a bang! A student research team will present their live Aquaponics Garden and explain the process for all who would love to learn more. 

WHAT: Aquaponics Display

WHERE: Terrace Dining Hall

WHEN: Friday, April 25th

TIME: 11:30AM - 2:00 PM

 

 

 

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Dr. Paul Dunman will be addressing this important topic April 29 at 7 p.m. in Textor 102. Dunman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Rochester Medical Center School of Medicine and Dentistry. He has been studying antibiotic resistant bacteria and testing new ways to manipulate their molecular machinery to develop novel strategies for the therapeutic intervention of bacterial infections. His work has also revealed new classes of antimicrobial compounds, that could provide clinicians with all new understandings about bacteria and its resistance to conventional antibiotics.

This is the final installment of the four-part 2014 Global Health Speaker Series. 

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Attention faculty, staff, and students: Do you play mandolin, bazouki, guitar, fiddle, flute, whistle, recorder, banjo, drum, bass, dulcimer, harmonica, or accordion, even just a little bit? Come join us on Friday afternoon for some fun folk. Fridays 4-6, near the Fish Bowl. 

Fans of traditional music, bring a book or a friend and come hang out in the IC pub to listen. 

We'll be hosting a contra dance on campus on the evening of Friday, May 2. Stay tuned for details!!!


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IC Theatre will present the classic play, “The Crucible,” by Arthur Miller. Only four performances of this production remain: 8 p.m. on 25 and 26 and 2 p.m. on April 26 and 27.

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Summer sessions start as early as May 13 so it isn't too early to start planning and setting up your courses. These 90 minute sessions will offer some tips for successful online courses and using Sakai effectively. Participants will have ample time to plan and/or build their courses.  Come to one or all. Sessions are in Job Hall 102 (CET - Center for Educational Technology)

Online Teaching Working Sessions

  • Wednesday, May 7, 3:00 - 4:30 pm (Register)
  • Thursday, May 9, 9:30 - 11:00 am (Register)
  • Thursday, May 15, 10:00 -11:30 am (Register)
     

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The Office of Facilities Purchasing department is offering for sale on a sealed bid basis surplus items released from Dining Services and Facilities Maintenance departments.

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I am pleased to announce an exceptional opportunity for members of the campus community and alumni to participate on the morning of April 29 in development of the design concept for the most ambitious academic building ever created at IC:  the Creativity Center.

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CIT 2014 – the SUNY Conference on Instruction & Technology – will be at Cornell University May 27-30.  Ithaca College will pay the registration fees for any full-time continuing IC faculty who REGISTER BY MAY 11th (staff may also be eligible).

This year's theme is: "Objects in the Mirror are Closer than they Appear: Reflection, innovation, and Learning." For more information about the conference and sessions visit the CIT 2014 website.

Registration is now open, but you must contact Rob Gearhart (rgearhart@ithaca.edu or 4-1909) for instructions BEFORE REGISTERING. 

Six teams made their pitch to a panel of experienced professionals for a chance to win $20,000 at the Inaugural Business Plan Competition.  And the winner is...............KettleShell!

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Microsoft has corrected the bug that was preventing the OWA search function from working while using Safari or Firefox. Several people who reported the problem to the ITS Helpdesk have confirmed that the search function is now working as expected.

ITS Helpdesk
104 Job Hall
helpdesk@ithaca.edu
274-1000

 Join us this Monday, April 28th at 7 p.m., when senior Morgan Agia will perform American Sign Language Poetry as part of her Department of Communication Studies honors thesis.   The performance will include different styles within Deaf poetry, including traditional forms, song, dance, and slam.

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For your convenience at this busy time of the semester, the Center for Print Production will be open from 7 am - 6 pm (M-F), April 28 - May 9, 2014.

With a record number of entries, the results are in! Hear the winners read Tuesday, the 29th, 6:00 at the Handwerker Gallery. 

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I am pleased to announce the following individuals have been selected to serve on the 2015 Senior Class Gift Committee.  Please join me in congratulating this phenomenal group of rising seniors!

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 Opportunities for ALL students to take online courses in HEALTH

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Join us at the tc Lounge for an Adult Reception from 5pm – 8pm on Thursday, April 24th. Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres while engaging with friends and enjoying the view from the 14th floor! Participate in a game of Ithaca College trivia and test your knowledge of Ithaca College!  A cash bar serving wine and beer will also be available. Must be 21 years old to attend this event.

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Wednesday, April 30. 2014, 2:00- 3:30 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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Monday, April 28, 2014, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Presenters: Lis Chabot, College Librarian; Paula Turkon, Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies and Science; Mary Jo Watts, Instructional Technology Specialist, Technology and Instructional Support Services

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Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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 ¿Hablas español?

 ¿Te gusta trabajar con niños?

 ¡Únete a SALTAR (Spanish Language Through the Arts and Recreation)!

As part of a one-credit class, Spanish 301, we work with local elementary school teachers to bring Spanish to children. No teaching experience necessary.

*Register for Spanish 301 and request "instructor permission" on the on-line override form.

Favor de comunicarse con Annette Levine: alevine@ithaca.edu

 

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