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Stop by for a delicious array in international fare in Campus Center Dining Hall before the One World Concert! We hope to see you there! 

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Wilde about Coward and Shaw

Contributed by Greg Bostwick on 11/03/2016 

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 You are invited to a midday treat of wit and wonderment as Theatre Arts performance majors in the Styles of Acting course present scenes from George Bernard Shaw, Noel Coward and Oscar Wilde.

 

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Associate Professor, Paul R. Geisler, EdD, ATC and Associate Clinical Professor, Todd Lazenby, MS, ATC from the Department of Exercise & Sport Science recently had a paper accepted for publication in the International Journal of Athletic Training & Therapy

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Steve Ellis will teach a series of workshops on creating comics from 7-9pm on Mondays (November 14-December 12) in the Ithaca Falls room in the Campus Center.

 

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Acclaimed Comic Book Artist/Author Steve Ellis will give a lecture in Williams 225 at 7pm on Monday, November 7.

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Custom silver and white name badges are now produced in the Center for Print Production with dye sublimation equipment.  This allowed us to reduce the price from the out sourced cost of $15.00 - $17.00 per badge to $3.50.

 

Custom Silver Name badges must now be ordered through WebCRD.
Log in to your WebCRD account and choose the IC Office Catalog.
Select Center for Print Production Items.
Select IC Inventory Items.
Select Custom Silver Name Badge.
Select Order Item.

Please note that the 37-character limitation remains and that you may need to abbreviate your title and/or your department name.

The name badge link through the Center for Print Production web page will only allow for ordering Custom white badges for the HSHP Departments.

We are discontinuing the slotted name badges after the current supply is exhausted. 

 

As another year winds down, it’s time to start preparing for our 2017 annual re-enrollment period. This year re-enrollment will take place from Monday, November 7 through Friday, November 18, 2016 at 12pm.  As a result of changes and enhancements to our benefit offerings, re-enrollment is mandatory for every benefits eligible faculty and staff member. This is a great time to look at the following to ensure you elect the benefits that you need for you and your family. 

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Submitted on behalf of Cindy Reckdenwald, Director of Compensation & Workforce Analysis

As communicated earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Labor announced changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that will impact the rule on overtime pay. In light of the new regulations, the Office of Human Resources in collaboration with department supervisors and College leadership, has re-evaluated the exempt/non-exempt classification of affected staff positions. 

The New Overtime Rule

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Professor Levy's paper "What I See, Who I Am: Saudi Women Enrolled in University
Photo Course Teach Disabled Children to Communicate with Cameras", has been accepted into the Arts in Society Research Network conference and journal to be held in June, 2017.

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Ithaca College faculty and staff, do you want to contribute to research exploring the reasons women in Ithaca choose to breastfeed or choose an alternate feeding method?

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 Carlos Figueroa, and Matthew Gritter, co-author "Borderlands" in People of Color in the United States: Contemporary Issues in Education, Work, Communities, Health, and Immigration, Volume 4, (ABC-CLIO Greenwood, 2016), pp. 41 - 48.

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Two faculty (Profs. Robyn Wishna and Patricia Rodriguez) and four students (Anna Gardner, Juliana Ardila, Theophilus Alexander and Elena Piech) attended the School of the Americas Watch Convergence on the Border in Nogales, Arizona/Sonora from Oct. 7-10. The SOAW convergence centered attention on understanding the roots of migration, the human rights problems, and the work (especially) of women activists who work on different aspects of the migratory process.

Please join us in Park Hall 223 on Monday, Nov. 7 from 5:30-7 p.m. for a light food reception to meet faculty and students in the Latin American Studies minor. This will be followed by a presentation of the faculty and student projects and impressions, as well as a Q&A.

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Inviting students, staff and faculty to a short interactive discussion that seeks meaningful answers to some of the more complex foreign policy issues of the day.  

How will the US navigate the global landscape a year from now?  What will be the shape of US relations with Russia, North Korea and Iran? How should the US address global terrorism? Should the US withdraw from some of its current trade agreements? Does China pose a threat to US economic growth? Is Europe a burden on the US? Should the US intervene in global humanitarian crises or focus on its own domestic needs? What immigration policy best serves the nation? 

Join participants from the Business School, History, Politics and other departments. Hosted by the Politics Department.

Date: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 3, 2016. Time 12 NOON. VENUE: TEXTOR 103. 

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Digital Instruction and Information Services is currently planning for critical software upgrades in DIIS-managed computer labs for the spring 2017. If you need software installed or upgraded to support instruction, please submit the software request form at www.ithaca.edu/diis/services/labs/softwarereq/ or contact the DIIS Service Desk at servicedesk@ithaca.edu, by Tuesday, November 15, 2016.

Spring 2017 Technology Renewal questionnaire notices have been sent to all guardians and area coordinators, and should be completed by November 15, 2016. 

To complete your questionnaire, log on to the Technology Renewal website and click on “Your Computer Assets” located in the center of the page. You will need to log in with your Netpass username and password. 

If any asset assigned to you is due to be replaced, you will see a red “Questionnaire Due” link that will take you to the on-line questionnaire. 

You will find more information, such as included software and FAQs on the Technology Renewal web site.

Contact the Service Desk with any questions.

Service Desk
104 Job Hall
servicedesk@ithaca.edu
274-1000

 Witches and ghosts, madness and murder, swordfights, soliloquies, and two of the most compelling characters ever created.


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Come hear how Sean Reid's service in the United States Navy has helped shape his career and life.

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As another year winds down, it’s time to start preparing for our 2017 annual re-enrollment period. This year re-enrollment will take place from Monday, November 7 through Friday, November 18, 2016 at 12pm.  As a result of changes and enhancements to our benefit offerings, re-enrollment is mandatory for every benefits eligible faculty and staff member. This is a great time to look at the following to ensure you elect the benefits that you need for you and your family. 

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EASDC Fall Social!

Contributed by Tati Herold on 11/01/2016 

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The Educational Affairs Staff Development Committee is hosting our first social event of the year on November 21 from 11- 1pm in Klingenstein Lounge.  Come get to know your Educational Affairs colleagues and have some fun raising money to support the Chapel Emergency Fund that provides monies, gas cards, and grocery cards to students, faculty and staff in need.

There will be food, music, make-your-own greeting card station, and a silent gift basket raffle.

In order to prepare for this raffle event, we are asking each school/department to put together a gift basket prize. It doesn’t have to be specific to your school, get creative!  We want to post pictures of the prize baskets online prior to the event to help boost interest and participation, so please get your basket to Tati Herold (Smiddy Room 315) no later than Friday, November 4th at 5pm! This event is open to both staff and faculty. We look forward to seeing you there!

RSVP here!

The online submission process for students and faculty sponsors to submit student presentations for the 20th Annual James J. Whalen Symposium opens TODAY Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

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