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From the moment you were born, you had unique gut instincts. There were things you “knew” long before you were taught or learned to think; things that stick with you for life. The way you play; how much "alone time" you need or want; the type of friends you choose; the work that interests you; how and whom you date; the physical exercise you like best; the spiritual practice that appeals to you; the type of living situation you prefer, what a “fun” vacation looks like–in short, all of the things that make you feel most fully alive, most joyful, most “you.” Not only were these drivers present in you at birth–they can often be expressed in just five to seven words.
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Graduate student Erica DeNicola and professor Raj Subramaniam publish article on Environment Attitudes in Public Health Journal
Contributed by Matt Morgan on 06/05/2014
Graduate student Erica DeNicola and professor Raj Subramaniam from the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education recently published article on Environmental Attitudes and Political Partisanship. This article explores the impact of political partisanship on environmental attitudes related to climate change in the United States and its implication for public health. The authors make a strong case that preserving the environment must take precedence over economic growth if we want a habitable planet low in carbon.
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Contributed by Kyle Szuta on 06/05/2014
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Contributed by Thomas Rochon on 06/05/2014
With the May 31 departure from the College of Anthony Hopson, I wanted to update the campus community about how his community and government relations and civic engagement responsibilities are being distributed.
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Athletics Success Places Ithaca College 12th In Final Directors' Cup Standings, Best Finish In 10 Years
Contributed by Joe Gladziszewski on 06/04/2014
Ithaca College achieved its highest finish in 10 years with a 12th-place finish in the final standings of the Division III Learfield Sports Directors' Cup rankings and a total of 671 points. The Directors' Cup ranks the nation's elite intercollegiate athletic programs based on their finish in championship events. Directors' Cup points are awarded based on each institution's finish in up to 18 sports in NCAA postseason competition, measuring nine women's sports and nine men's sports.
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Contributed by Joe Gladziszewski on 06/04/2014
Ithaca College Director of Athletics & Recreational Sports Susan Bassett announced the appointment of Vic Brown as Head Coach for Strength and Conditioning in a newly-created role within the department.
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 06/04/2014
Kick off summer with a new deliciously healthy recipe! Find recipes, such as Summer Squash Pizza and Blueberry Coffeecake with Almond Streusel, in the BalanceWorks June Newsletter!
Naeem Inayatullah (Politics), Elizabeth Levine (Writing, 2014) and Paulo Chamon (Visiting Scholar, Politics) attend symposium.
Contributed by Kenesha Chatman on 06/04/2014
Naeem Inayatullah (Politics), Elizabeth Levine (Writing, 2014) and Paulo Chamon (Visiting Scholar, Politics) attended a symposium, “Narratives in International Politics,” at Vassar College, May 27-28, 2014.
Contributed by Katie Sack on 06/03/2014
You have achieved the one year mark with your Mind, Body, Me wellness program and it’s only the beginning. In celebration of this achievement, we hosted a Flight Festival for you, and what a success it was!
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Contributed by Sally Dietz on 06/03/2014
A revised list of subcodes used in financial transactions is now available.
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Contributed by Matt Morgan on 06/03/2014
Three students in the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance received prestigious regional and national athletic scholarships late last month.
Theresa Lau (AT/DPT '16) was awarded the NATA scholarship; Andrew Claypool (AT/DPT '16) was awarded the NYSATA scholarship; and Rory Fawcett (AT/DPT '16) was awarded the EATA scholarship.
Ithaca College has an impressive history of receiving athletic training scholarships. Since 1981, Ithaca College students have received a total of 67 scholarships from the NATA, NYSATA, and EATA, totaling $115,500, or an average of $1,750 per recipient.
Are you getting bored with the same exercise routine? Getting a good workout in doesn’t always have to mean sweating it out on the treadmill or lifting weights. Dancing is an often overlooked but highly effective way to work out and stay in shape.
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Contributed by Jeffrey Ives on 06/03/2014
The recent meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, the largest and most prestigious organization of its kind in the world, was well-represented by the Department of Exercise & Sport Sciences.
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Contributed by Eric Maguire on 06/02/2014
It is with a mix of pride and regret that I announce that associate vice president for marketing communications Rachel Reuben has accepted an offer from Colgate University to serve as its vice president for communications. Reporting directly to President Jeffrey Herbst as a member of his senior leadership team, she will oversee all aspects of communications and messaging for the university. Her last day at IC will be July 3.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 06/02/2014
Patricia R. Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, delivered one of the closing plenary addresses at the What is Documentary? Conference at the University of Oregon, April 23-26, 2014.
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Contributed by Jane Ray on 06/02/2014
Submitted on behalf of Mark Coldren, Associate Vice President of Human Resources
As many of you know, Mary Tomaselli will soon be ending her time here at Ithaca College as Director of Employee and Organizational Development.
Mary has helped many of us here to navigate and lead transitions effectively in our work lives, and now it is time for a transition of her own. Her presence, guidance, encouragement, and care will surely be missed.
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Contributed by Carl Johengen on 06/02/2014
Ithaca College was well represented among the performers at a recent concert in Elmira, when several faculty, alums, and students lent their talents to Bach's monumental Mass in B Minor.
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Contributed by Christine Haase on 05/30/2014
The June 3rd Weight Watchers At Work meeting will be in Job Hall 161, one of the classrooms in the hallway between Job Hall and Dillingham Center (beneath the fountain). This location change is for June 3rd only.
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Contributed by Tanisha Graves on 05/30/2014
Submitted on behalf of Cindy Reckdenwald, Director of Compensation & Workforce Analysis
The staff and administration Annual Salary Review process will officially open on Monday, June 16, 2014. This year, department supervisors will have a five-week period to make recommendations for salary adjustments with the process closing on July 18, 2014. Prior to the official opening, department supervisors will receive detailed information regarding the annual salary review process along with guidelines for awarding salary increases and instructions for accessing the online process. The new salaries will become effective with the first pay period in August. The actual check dates will be August 16th for both those paid on a semi-monthly basis and for those paid on a bi-weekly basis.
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