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Contributed by Karen Serbonich on 05/18/2013
H&S DEAN'S OFFICE ------------------------------- 1:15PM "New stop"
The Phillips Hall Post Office will Close at 2:30PM on Fridays beginning May 24th.
Contributed by Susan Swensen on 05/17/2013
The workshop os FREE to Ithaca College faculty, staff, and students and affiliated instructors from the community. This year's Workshop will focus on "Silent Sustainability"
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Contributed by Bernard Beins on 05/17/2013
Associate Professor Jeff Holmes (Psychology) presented on April 5 at the Farmingdale Conference on the Teaching of Psychology in Tarrytown, NY. His presentation, a collaboration with a colleague at Simmons College in Boston, was entitled, "Cockroaches, Monsters, and Placebos: Ten Studies to Promote Student Appreciation for Research in Psychology."
Contributed by Cheryl Boyer on 05/17/2013
The Office of Career Services will be closed on Wednesday, May 22. We will reopen Thursday, May 23 at 8:30 am.
Contributed by Tanisha Graves on 05/16/2013
Submitted on behalf of Mark Coldren, AVP for Human Resources
We are pleased to announce that the Staff and Administration Performance Review Process is now available to be completed on-line. The College Performance Review process will continue to follow the same overall approach and forms consistent with last year. Points of emphasis for 2012-13 reviews include:
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Contributed by Lisa Efing-Guida on 05/16/2013
ITS is currently planning for software upgrades in ITS-managed computer labs for the 2013-14 academic year.
If you need specific software installed or upgraded to support instruction, please notify Lisa Efing-Guida no later than Saturday, June 1, 2013.
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Contributed by Christopher Biehn on 05/16/2013
Since my arrival last spring, the Institutional Advancement (IA) team, the IA and Trusteeship Committees of the Board of Trustees, and I have been focused on creating a strategic plan for our division and how to align the operation best with the engagement and fundraising demands in the years ahead as part of IC 20/20. I want to share with you some recent organizational changes and steps we have taken in order to position us for that future.
To successfully raise an increased level of funds each year, we must focus our resources on engaging alumni, parents, and friends as efficiently and strategically as possible, and identifying and involving a greater number of individuals with the capacity and inclination to make leadership-level gifts to our college, as these donors will be crucial to our success in the upcoming campaign.
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Contributed by Chip Gagnon on 05/16/2013
Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) gave a commencement address, "Caring for the Moment," for the Interdisciplinary Studies Program, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, North Carolina State University, May, 10, 2013.
Contributed by Beth Rugg on 05/16/2013
ITS would like to remind everyone that all computing systems and services will be unavailable for an extended period due to the annual campus electrical shutdown on Saturday June 1, 2013.
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Contributed by David Maley on 05/15/2013
Ithaca College president Tom Rochon has announced the appointment of Gerald Hector as vice president of the Division of Finance and Administration. Hector, who has two decades of experience in financial management in both the higher education and private sectors, will join the college on July 1.
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Contributed by Eileen Jacobs on 05/15/2013
The last day that a graduating senior may work as a student employee is Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Exception: If a graduating student is accepted into an IC graduate program for Fall 2013, they may work over the summer if they have paid their deposit and completed a new I-9 with the Student Employment office. The student can set up a time to do the I-9 by contacting our office (email@example.com).
Contributed by Kris Miller on 05/14/2013
The Creative Services group in the Office of Marketing Communications has responded to feedback from the campus community. The official Ithaca College template for PowerPoint and Keynote has been restyled in both standard and 16:9 sizes.
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Integrating Assessment: From Writing SLO's to Closing the Loop
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If you are considering using a student response system (a.k.a. clickers) for your fall 2013 courses, please go to the Clickers ITS web site for more information or contact Marilyn Dispensa (firstname.lastname@example.org). Turning Technologies NXT/Turning Point is the supported technology at IC.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 05/13/2013
Patricia R. Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and Codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, was an invited speaker at the University of Oregon (UO) April 17-20, 2014.
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Contributed by Suzanne Smith on 05/13/2013
As you know, Commencement is scheduled to take place at Butterfield Stadium at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 19th. The Academic Procession forms at 8:30 a.m. on the Academic Quad. The Procession to Butterfield Stadium begins at 8:50 a.m.
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