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Contributed by Becky Robinson on 10/15/2014
Once again, the men's and women's rowing team is offering to do jobs for the campus community. You can hire 2 - 12 (or more!) workers to rake leaves, stack wood, dig ditches, clean garages, move furniture, or whatever you may need help with.
When; Sunday afternoon, November 2, 2pm.
Where; Pick up your workers at the flag-pole outside Textor Hall on campus. Return them to campus when the work is done.
How: Each worker costs $35. The minimum order is two. They are prepared to work until 5pm or until it gets dark. E-mail Coach Dan at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 274-1266 to put in your request. Individual workers have the right to turn down a job that they deem too risky.
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Contributed by Maria Russell on 10/15/2014
Dr. Valerie Ross '84 will be our guest speaker on Tuesday, October 21st, at 4:15 p.m. in CNS 333. Val's presentation is titled: "Medical School...and Beyond, How I got into Johns Hopkins, what I did there, and what came after..."
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Cultivating Resilience from the Grass Roots: Some lessons in sustainability from Nicaragua – ENVS Seminar next Monday, 20 October
Contributed by Carol Hansen on 10/14/2014
Susan Kinne worked stateside for many years in the electronics and the semiconductor industry. In 1989 she moved to Nicaragua to join the National Engineering University, where she became a promoter of human empowerment through the sustainable use of resources, particularly renewable energies. With her students she co-founded Grupo Fénix, which led to forming the Alternative Energy Sources Program at the UNI, the business Suni Solar and Las Mujeres Solares de Totogalpa (the Solar Women of Totogalpa).
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Contributed by Matt Morgan on 10/14/2014
Shewanee Howard-Baptiste Assistant Professor, Department of Health and Human Performance University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will be giving two talks at Ithaca College this month:
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 10/14/2014
ITS offers technology workshops every week on a variety of topics and software applications in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:
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Contributed by Jane Ray on 10/14/2014
Submitted on behalf of Nancy Pringle, Vice President for Human and Legal Resources
As a community, Ithaca College values a respectful environment free from harassment and discrimination. I believe that all of us recognize that unwanted advances, sexually explicit conduct, differential treatment, or offensive jokes have a detrimental impact on our community. Our obligations as members of the Ithaca College community, including some responsibilities specific to supervisors are outlined in the College’s Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy, the Institutional Policy on Disability and the Sexual Harassment Policy.
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Contributed by Theresa Klinger on 10/14/2014
Fresh off the most recent meeting of the Ithaca College Board of Trustees, held Oct. 8-10, I wanted to let the campus community know about some of the important discussions that took place. We value the opportunity to get together on South Hill every October, not only because of the beautiful fall weather, but also because it allows us to take the pulse of the community as another school year begins.
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Contributed by Leslie Kelly on 10/14/2014
On the heels of Tutor Appreciation Week and in celebration of Disability Awareness Month, Student Accessibility Services (formerly Student Disability Services) and Tutoring Services (formerly Academic Enrichment Services) would like to invite the campus community to a Student Accessibility Services/Tutoring Services Open House, Friday, October 24th from 9am-11am in 110 Towers Concourse.
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Contributed by Anne Theobald on 10/14/2014
Come practice your French in a casual and friendly atmosphere at the weekly French conversation group! French speakers of all levels are welcome. The group is led by a native French student.
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Contributed by Helene Larin on 10/14/2014
We are looking for infants who are 5 month old, weighing less than 30 lbs, have not yet started to crawl on hands and knees and are developing typically. Your child can help us in our work to study the effect of using (or not) a robot to move around and play with toys on cognitive development.
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Contributed by Amy Shippos on 10/14/2014
As fall break approaches we would like to remind everyone that parking rules and regulations are in effect 24/7, all year round. For more information on the Ithaca College Parking Rules and Regulations please visit
Also, as a reminder:
Evening Parking -- A vehicle displaying a red permit may be parked in:
*First-year students with vehicles displaying green permits must be parked in Z-lot at all times*
Contributed by Kristin LiBritz on 10/14/2014
BAE Systems, Inc. will interview students on-campus for its Financial Leadership Development Program (NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MONDAY, OCT. 20). Seniors and graduate students majoring in accounting, business administration or economics are invited to attend an information session and/or to apply for on-campus interviews.
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Contributed by Craig Duncan on 10/14/2014
Do you desire to chart your own course in life, to be “autonomous”? Many people claim they do, but our actions suggest that humans more strongly desire “to fit in” with those around them. This lecture will consider these clashing human desires from the standpoint of evolutionary theory, and explore whether future technology can transform this clash, perhaps by transforming the very structure of human interaction.
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Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.
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Contributed by Matt Gorney on 10/14/2014
Ithaca College Information Technology Services is proud to announce that the Whalen Center for Music is the second building to reach completed status for the 2014 Campus Wi-Fi Project.
After a successful testing phase we are confident that the Wi-Fi network is working well and is delivering a strong, reliable wireless connection.
The project is moving on and Williams Hall is next on the list. You can check to see the project status of any building listed on our schedule website: https://www.ithaca.edu/its/services/wireless/campusproject2014/schedule/
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