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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and, Dale Hudson, associate professor of film and new media at New York University Abu Dhabi, have published a new book, Thinking Through Digital Media: Transnational Environments and Locative Places (New York and London: Palgrave MacMillan, 2015).
 
Thinking through Digital Media offers a means of conceptualizing digital media by looking at projects that think through digital media, migrating between documentary, experimental, narrative, animation, video game, and live performance.

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Congratulations to the Ithaca College faculty who presented their research at the MACLAS annual conference, April 17 and 18, which was hosted by the Ithaca College Latin American Studies Program.

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Congratulations to the Ithaca College students and alumni who presented their research and performed theatrical works at the MACLAS annual conference, April 17 and 18, which was hosted by the Ithaca College Latin American Studies Program. Faculty sponsors for the students were Patricia Rodriguez, Annette Levine, Michael Smith, and Jonathan Ablard.

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Smiddy Hall Wi-Fi Completed

Contributed by Matt Gorney on 04/27/2015 

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Ithaca College ITS is pleased to announce that Smiddy Hall has now passed the Wi-Fi testing phase and is complete.  Faculty, Staff and Students using that building should now enjoy strong, stable, robust Wi-Fi service.

The entire ITS Wi-Fi project team is excited that we are keeping an aggressive pace and look forward to the next eighteen buildings, as the largest wireless initiative in the school’s history moves along with success.

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Ithaca College has had a very successful partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for the past 15 years. Part of this relationship has involved an ongoing Faculty & Staff Lecture Series at Longview.

 

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Tuesday - Thursday, April 28-30   

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. 

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Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at npierce@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3161. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

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Join Project Look Sharp’s next webinar, “Critical Thinking and Health: Media Literacy Lessons on Advertising and Nutrition for Elementary Grades.” This webinar is free of charge and will be live on Thursday, May 7th from 7:00-8:00 PM EDT.

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 The fall course, Disease and Lifestyle, has open seats in two sections:

HLTH 22900-01 T/Th 10:50 or

HLTH 22900-02 M 6:50

Focuses on the leading causes of morbidity and mortality inthe world, with and emphasis on the United States. Emphasis is on health promotion through awareness of risk factors associated with these diseases. Topics reviewed include etiology, symptoms, morbidity and mortality rates, prevention, and commonly used methods of diagnosis and treatment. The course will include opportunities for hands-on learning and skill development in best practice screening techniques that are used in primary care settings (e.g., blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose monitoring). Prerequisites: Sophomore standing. 3 credits 

For more information, please contact Dr. Kari Brossard-Stoos - kstoos@ithaca.edu or Dr. Stewart Auyash - auyash@ithaca.edu

Formerly entitled, International Health Issues, GLOBAL HEALTH will be taught in the fall semester only in 2015-16. 

HLTH 25000-01: MWF 9:00-9:50 

Study of public health and health care issues across national borders and how they affect the entire globe, including the future health of the planet. Public health and health care delivery in certain nations are also studied. Prerequisites: One social science course. 3 credits.

For more information, please contact Dr. Amy Frith - afrith@ithaca.edu

If you're looking for your first job, are an entry-level employee, or are changing jobs, you may have heard mixed messages about negotiating your salary. While there is no one-size-fits-all model for salary negotiation, there are strategies you can use regardless of industry and experience level.

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Everybody loves a Sweepstakes!

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 Join us in the Food Court Wednesday, April 29th, to try one of our gourmet Bodacious Burgers! Every burger is made with a premium, seasoned ½ LB beef patty with tasty toppings and is served with crispy waffle fries and beer battered onion rings. Along with these burgers, there is also a quarter pound mac & cheese dog that includes a premium all-beef hot dog, creating the optimum comfort food. These burgers are destined to impress so make sure to stop by and try one for yourself!

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Please join us for a talk with Dr. Sharon Stephenson, Gettysburg College, entitled:

Making beautiful physics with the help of MoNA-LISA

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A book talk & discussion on the emotional and irrational dimensions of contemporary racism

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School of Music Dean Karl Paulnack will be in residence this week as an International Scholar at National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei, one of Taiwan's elite higher education institutions.

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Procedures and schedules are in place for Final Exams during the week of Tuesday, May 5th through Monday, May 11th.

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When accessing Homer Connect through Chrome, users may see an error that the connection or site is unsafe. In the desktop version of Chrome, the Web address for Homer Connect will show "https" crossed out and in red text. On mobile versions, an error page will appear and users will have to click Advanced and acknowledge that they want to continue.

The error is due to a certificate problem on the server, which ITS is working to correct as quickly as possible. Please be assured that HomerConnect is safe to access through Google Chrome.

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Do not miss out on this Summer Wellness Series with Ithaca Chiropractor, Dr. Mike Massari, brought to you by the Office of Human Resource’s Work/Life Lunch and Learn series! Throughout the summer months of 2015 Dr. Mike will lead workshops on How to Lose 20 pounds in 30 days, Home and Body Detox, Secrets to Longevity and more! The workshops will help you become a healthier and happier YOU. The schedule of events is below:

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We recently announced that Aetna has partnered with PayFlex to administer Ithaca College Health Savings Accounts and Flexible Spending Accounts.  As a result of this change our Aetna Representative will be on campus several times over the next few weeks conducting informational sessions on PayFlex and to answer any questions employees may have on the change to PayFlex. The following informational sessions will be held in the Office of Human Resources, Garden Level, Peggy Ryan Williams Center. No RSVP necessary.

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The Creative Space Gallery — a new exhibit space on the downtown Ithaca Commons — will hold a grand opening reception for its first installation on Friday, May 1 from 5–8 p.m. Located at 215 E. State St., the gallery is free and open to the public. Regular gallery hours are Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m., with the inaugural exhibit running through May 17.

Titled “In Theories,” the show features work from more than a dozen Ithaca College student artists across a variety of different mediums, including painting, printmaking, video, drawing and sculpture.

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