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.

What are some of the everyday and long-term strategies we can employ to help undo individual and structural racism? 

Read more . . . (72 words)

Bhavani Arabandi, Assistant Professor of Sociology, recently published in the peer-reviewed journal Review of Women’s Studies, Economic and Political Weekly (EPW). EPW is one of India’s foremost interdisciplinary journals with an international reputation.

 

Read more . . . (135 words)

 Join us at 6:00 PM Tuesday, May 3rd, in the Handwerker Gallery for a reading and awards ceremony. 

Read more . . . (53 words)

"Teaching Information Literacy and Evidence-Based Practice in an Undergraduate Speech-Language Pathology Program: A Student Reflection" was published in "Contemporary issues in communication science and disorders: CICSD" 43(Spring 2016):35-49. 

Read more . . . (51 words)

Just a few more concerts upcoming at the School of Music.  Highlights below, or check the full calendar.

Read more . . . (115 words)

Coffee, Croissants, and Conversation with Linda Gasser, Career & Organization Development Consultant; former IC Business School faculty member.   
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 8:30-10:00 am
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Read more . . . (140 words)

Tuesday - Thursday, May 3-5   

beginning at 4:00 p.m. each day
CNS 112

All are welcome to attend the presentations and learn about the research that they have conducted this semester.

Read more . . . (41 words)

Jean Hardwick, Professor of Biology, was a awarded a 3 year research grant (~$365,000) from the National Institute of Health to support her research on the role of neuropeptides in the remodeling of the cardiac nervous system with heart disease.  Hardwick and her students are examining the changes induced by chronic heart disease in an animal model of myocardial infarction (or a heart attack) to determine how specific signaling molecules are changing and whether these changes are contributing to the pathology of the disease, or acting to improve cardiac function.  The NIH grant, which will begin later this summer, will allow the lab to purchase new equipment for sophisticated electrical recordings from neurons, as well as funding student research opportunities during the summers.

 

The Senior Week Committee is looking for Faculty and Staff to volunteer to be a chaperone on their boat tours in May. This is a great opportunity for you to celebrate with members of the Class of 2016 before they leave campus. 

Read more . . . (92 words)

Our next "Brown Bag Lunch with the Provost", open to faculty and staff in Educational Affairs, is scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, during the lunch hour (12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.).  It will be held in the Human Resources Mini Conference Room (garden level of the Peggy Ryan Williams Center)

 

Read more . . . (127 words)

TELL US WHERE: 2016 Senior Student Show, curated by Gabriella Jorio '16 and Eleanore Kohorn '16, features the work of 24 artists from the Department of Art and the Department of Cinema, Photography, and Media Arts, the exhibition shows the creative exploits of students created during their time at Ithaca College. 

Read more . . . (181 words)

After a national search, Rob Gearhart has been appointed Associate Dean in the Park School.  He’s  been serving as interim Associate Dean for the past six months with his portfolio of responsibilities centered on advancing and integrating curricular and co-curricular learning, coordination of course schedules and faculty staffing plans, and support for student and faculty activities including faculty mentoring, risk management, and endowed scholarships and grants.

Read more . . . (149 words)

Last Chance to Win a Tablet!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 04/28/2016 

View printable version

There's still time to take What's Your Financial IQ 2.0 — play the challenge today since it ends on May 1, 2016. Remember that every time you play, you are entered to win a tablet computer!

Read more . . . (99 words)

 Luca Maurer, Center for LGBT Education, Outreach & Services program director, was recognized with a  2016 People's Choice 'Signs of Sustainability' award  from Sustainable Tompkins. 

 

Read more . . . (66 words)

ACTING OUT NEW YORK is thrilled to announce that they are bringing 7 exciting new plays by female playwrights to the AONY STUDIO on SATURDAY, APRIL 30TH at 6:00PM. The event will feature performances by Ithaca College faculty members Cynthia Henderson (Associate Professor-Theatre Arts) and Jennifer Herzog (Theatre Arts).

Read more . . . (436 words)

 

Dr. Xue Li, a visiting scholar from IC’s partner institution Chengdu Sport University and hosted in the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, received a Poster Presentation Award from  the International Chinese Society for Physical Activities and Health (ICSPAH) during the SHAPE America annual conference.

Read more . . . (20 words)

 It is with great excitement that we announce the members of the 2016 Summer Orientation Leader staff:

Read more . . . (132 words)

The Ithaca College School of Music announces the appointment of Christopher Hughes as associate professor and director of bands, effective for the fall of 2016. Hughes is currently the director of instrumental studies and associate professor of music at New Mexico State University. He holds a doctor of musical arts degree in instrumental conducting and literature from the University of Colorado Boulder.

Read more . . . (658 words)

Dr. Paul R Geisler, ATC presented an invited talk on the current state and future of athletic training education at the University of Delaware on April 22nd in Newark, DE

Read more . . . (104 words)

Barbara Ganzel, PhD, will be joining the Gerontology Institute as Director on May 16, 2016.

Dr. Ganzel has been associated with the Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research and the Department of Human Development at Cornell University since 1996 in a variety of capacities, most recently as PI and Director of a neuroimaging research laboratory; advisor to both undergraduate and graduate research students; and instructor of courses in neuroscience and human development.  Her current research focus is trauma-informed end-of-life care, and she recently re-specialized with a MSW in order to develop and administer clinical interventions within hospice and palliative care populations.

Please join us in welcoming Barbara to the Gerontology Institute and the School of Humanities and Sciences.