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Contributed by Katie Sack on 03/27/2014
The Work/Life Mission Series would like to present our Eating On Campus Tour One! At this Eating on Campus Tour, we will start at Terrace Dining Hall to learn about its various offerings including Kosher Kitchen, Simple Servings’ allergen-free meals, Charleston Market’s home-style options, and the Food Lab’s educational demonstrations. We will also visit the CHS Coffee Cart and Café @ the Business School to explore their various coffee, soup, salad, sandwich, pastry, and snack options. Join us to learn about all of the delicious and healthy food options right here on campus!
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Contributed by Michelle Rios-Dominguez on 03/27/2014
On April 3rd, 10th and 17th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, in Friends 304, Ithaca College will be joining an community initiative across Ithaca and Tompkins County that is over 1,000 members strong, to view the eye-opening and powerful three-part series (one hour episodes, one episode each night) PBS documentary, Race: The Power of An Illusion. Each episode will be followed by a discussion about the film and its relevance today, that will be facilitated by a representative of the Multicultural Resources Center of Ithaca, in affiliation with Cornell’s Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.
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Contributed by David Maley on 03/27/2014
The City of Ithaca plans to begin street cleaning operations on Monday, March 31, with streets on South Hill among the first on the schedule. The affected streets will be posted with “No Parking” signs 24 hours in advance of the cleaning. All vehicles parked on the street after 7:00 a.m. on the day of the scheduled cleaning will be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense. The standard towing rate in the City of Ithaca is $100 plus sales tax, and storage fees are $25 per day.
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 03/27/2014
ITS offers computing workshops every week on a variety of topics in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering training on Taskstream, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop, Windows Best Practices, and Mac Best Practices from Monday, March 31 through Friday, April 4.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 03/27/2014
Stephen Tropiano, associate professor of screen studies and director of the Ithaca College Los Angeles Program, served on a panel entitled "Archive Archaeology: Disrupting the TV Canon" at the 2014 Society for Cinema & Media Studies in Seattle. The panel focused on alternative and non-traditional archives and archiving practices for television historians and scholars.
Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 03/27/2014
Introduction to Film Aesthetics and Analysis, one of the longest continuously running courses in the Roy H. Park School of Communications (since 1968), has been named an outstanding, innovative undergraduate introductory media studies course as part of a Mellon Foundation funded benchmarking project housed at Hobart and William Smith College.
The tutors program for this course, instituted three years ago and headed by Associate Dean Bryan Roberts, was also identified as an exemplary and highly effective support system for an introductory media course with a humanities and academic skill building orientation. The report noted the tutor program for an introductory liberal arts course like this in a communications school is unique and represents the leading edge in the field of communications.
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Contributed by Wade Pickren on 03/27/2014
The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following upcoming events. Please register now.
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The Marketing Department in the School of Business and the Ithaca College chapter of the America Marketing Association are pleased to recognize this year's inductees into the Alpha Mu Alpha international honorary marketing fraternity.
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Contributed by Paula Davis on 03/27/2014
Congratulations to nine Ithaca College aging studies students and a community member who were inducted on March 21 into the Gamma Nu chapter of Sigma Phi Omega (SPO), the national academic honor and professional society in gerontology. SPO was established in 1980 to recognize excellence of those who study gerontology and aging and the outstanding service of professionals who work with or on behalf of older persons.
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"Gleaning the Unsaid off the Palpable': Seamus Heaney and the Silent Father," a talk by Professor Kevin Murphy, Tuesday April 1, 5:30-6:30, Business 103
Contributed by Christopher Matusiak on 03/27/2014
Professor Kevin Murphy of the Department of English will be speaking to members of Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, about his recent work on the depiction of fatherhood in a selection of Heaney’s poems, ranging from "Digging" in Death of a Naturalist (1966) to "A Kite for Aibhin" in the poet's final collection, Human Chain (2010).
The talk is free and open to the public.
"Gleaning the Unsaid off the Palpable': Seamus Heaney and the Silent Father"
Tuesday, April 1
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Karl Niklas, Cornell University
"A Biomechanical Perspective of Plant Evolution"
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at firstname.lastname@example.org or (607) 274-3161. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.
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Contributed by Paul Deamer on 03/26/2014
Please join us on Thursday, April 3, at 6 p.m. in Textor 101, for a special lecture with TJ Ciaravino ‘95 (School of Business alumnus) entitled: “E-Commerce: The Future of Marketing.”
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Contributed by Kristin LiBritz on 03/26/2014
Contributed by Bernard Beins on 03/26/2014
Associate Professor Jeff Holmes (Psychology) recently published an article entitled “Impression Management Pressures on Racial Attitude Surveys” in the Social Science Journal. The article was published online this month and will appear in a forthcoming print edition of the journal.
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Ed Tech Day is taking place TOMORROW in the Campus Center! Don't miss out on the exciting vendor displays and presentations and seeing the latest in technology innovations by Ithaca College faculty and staff members! We have over 55 vendors presenting the latest technologies from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the Emerson Suites, and over 40 seminars taking place throughout Campus Center from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
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Contributed by Michelle Rios-Dominguez on 03/25/2014
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.
Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Office of Human Resources
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Contributed by Jaimie Voorhees on 03/25/2014
Thursday, March 27th, the College will be holding our 24th Educational Technology Day. This event attracts over 800 visitors to our campus to explore new technologies and learn more about how technology can be used both in and out of the classroom.
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LGBT Awareness Month is celebrated in April on campus, and the LGBT Center and our four campus LGBT-themed student groups join with many other groups, offices, departments, and individuals to contribute outstanding learning opportunities and other events to the compiled calendar of offerings. This year LGBT Awareness Month will feature a full range of events -- from speakers to film screenings to social events.
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