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Contributed by Rebecca Plante on 04/18/2013
Join us for the fellows' brief presentations and a reception to honor them.
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Contributed by Rebecca Lesses on 04/18/2013
Mirit Hadar is teaching JWST 27500: ST Israeli Culture through Literature, in fall 2013 on Mondays and Wednesdays at 4:00 pm.
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Contributed by Kat Burton on 04/18/2013
The “Rural Aging in 21st-Century America” workshop will be held Wednesday, April 24th, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road, Ithaca (just 5 minutes south of the college).
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Contributed by Garry Thomas on 04/18/2013
On Wednesday, April 18, Sandra Steingraber, Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Environmental Studies and Science, was found guilty of trespassing at a site owned by Inergy, a natural gas and liquid petroleum storage company in Watkins Glen. The Inergy facility is part of the infrastructure planned to support the expansion of the hydraulic fracturing industry in the Finger Lakes region. Sandra was sentenced immediately to 15 days in the Chemung County jail, when she refused to pay the fine the judge had imposed.
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Submitted on behalf of Terri Stewart, Director for Public Safety & Emergency Management
The Ithaca College Office of Public Safety & Emergency Management, in partnership with the Student Government Association (SGA), Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) and Center for Health Promotion invite all students to join us in what we hope will be a series of dialogue with members of the Public Safety team.
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Contributed by Joe Gladziszewski on 04/18/2013
Ithaca College softball head coach Deb Pallozzi won her 700th career game as coach of the Bombers during Wednesday’s doubleheader sweep of King’s College. Pallozzi is the 10th coach overall in NCAA Division III softball history to reach 700 career wins, and only six coaches all-time have achieved 700 wins at one school.
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Contributed by Sonali Wickrematunge Samarasinghe on 04/18/2013
A conversation on Monday 22, 2013 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m, with Dr. Amii Omara-Otunnu, UNESCO Chair for the United States, on power, terror and the constant tension between realpolitik and justice.
Dr. Otunnu holds the first and only Chair in Human Rights in the USA and coordinates the
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Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 04/18/2013
Submitted on behalf of Provost Marisa Kelly:
As was noted in an October Intercom, Ken Kutler, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreational Sports, announced his retirement. Although Ken is not officially retiring until the end of June, a celebration in his honor is planned for Friday, April 26, 2013 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the VIP room of the Athletics and Events Center.
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Contributed by Nick Kowalczyk on 04/17/2013
Assistant Professor Nick Kowalczyk, who teaches feature writing and creative nonfiction in the writing department, published a new essay this week in the "Real Families" series on Salon.com. The essay is titled "How Many Pets Can We Save?" and it's about love, marriage, pets, and a small dog in danger named "Pancakes."
Read it here: http://www.salon.com/2013/04/18/how_many_pets_can_we_save/
The Campus Life Award is given each year to a select group of graduating seniors in order to recognize their outstanding contributions to the Ithaca College community through participation and involvement in campus life. Over the years this award has become a coveted goal and valued honor. In order to be nominated for this prestigious award, students must have been extensively involved in a number of areas of campus life and have demonstrated significant leadership abilities and accomplishments.
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Contributed by Michael A. Malpass on 04/17/2013
The Department of Anthropology announces the spring 2013 inductees into the Omicron Chapter of the Lambda Alpha national anthropology honorary society.
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Contributed by Lis Maurer on 04/17/2013
An evening with best selling author and transgender activist Jennifer Finney Boylan, Thursday, April 18 - doors open at 6:30 p.m., reading at 7 p.m. First Unitarian Church of Ithaca, Parlor, 306 N. Aurora Street, downtown Ithaca on the corner of Aurora and Buffalo.
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Contributed by Brooke Hansen on 04/17/2013
Service Learning in Native America (ANTH 14500; 3 credits; CRN 10002) will be offered during the May 2013 session (May 14-24) where we will travel to the Cayuga and Onondaga Nations and participate in many projects the nations need help with.
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Contributed by Mara Baldwin on 04/17/2013
The Handwerker Gallery is thrilled to showcase the work of 30 Ithaca College seniors in our final exhibition of the year! Please join us for the opening reception!
ARTiculated: 2013 Senior Student Show
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RESCHEDULED: Distinguished Visiting Writer Cecilia Vicuña will read on Thursday, April 18th at 8:00 pm in the Handwerker Gallery
Contributed by Catherine Taylor on 04/17/2013
Chilean poet Cecilia Vicuña brings her distinctive improvisatory style to the Handwerker Gallery on the ground floor of the library on Thursday, April 18th at 8:00 pm. Vicuña is the author of twenty books of poetry and the co-editor of The Oxford Book of Latin American Poetry.
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Don’t forget to come to IC’s annual Family Carnival hosted by the Student United Way. Activities for all ages include arts and crafts, face painting, and an inflated bounce house! There will also be live performances, a raffle, and snacks.
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