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 New Parking Options for 2016 - 2017

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs (OSEMA) will be offering students an opportunity to volunteer in Toronto, Ontario, as part of the 2016 Alternative Fall Break program, and we are seeking a faculty or staff adviser to accompany the group on the trip. 

Students will be volunteering with the organization Sistering, which offers practical and emotional support through programs that enable women to take greater control over their lives. Guided by the principles of Anti-Racism/Anti-Oppression, Sistering works to change social conditions which endanger women’s welfare.

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The start of each semester is a busy time for many departments and clubs that want to reserve classrooms or other academic spaces for various non-academic activities. There can be some confusion concerning the process for reserving classrooms for these activities leading up to and during the add/drop period each semester. In order to make the process smoother for this upcoming semester, as well as future semesters, here are guidelines for reserving classrooms during the add/drop period.

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We’re doing a NeighborFOOD drive for The BackPack Program for The Food Bank of the Southern Tier. $3.00 will fill a BackPack with food for a child in need. The BackPack Program bridges the gap over the weekend to ensure that a child is guaranteed 3 meals per day while not in school. Donate at any retail dining register* and feed a child in need.  

Help us beat our goal of $5,000 - That's 1,666 BackPacks!

 

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The Handwerker Gallery presents:

SUN FLARE:

A Pirate's Guide to Heat and Meat: Dara Engler
The Girls Who Spun Gold: Nydia Blas

On view: August 31—October 12, 2016

Curated by Mara Baldwin
Research by Lisa Peck (Art History ’17)

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 1, 5-7 p

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Swim lessons for all ages!

Contributed by Kathy Farley on 08/28/2016 

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The Ithaca College Women's Swimming and Diving Team will be offering swimming and diving lessons for all ages on the following Saturdays: September 10, 17, 24 and October 1 and 8, 2016.  Participants will be taught by a member of the team either one-on-one or one instructor per two students in either a five - 30 minute lessons from 10:00-10:30 or 10:45 -11:15 am; or for five – 1 hour lessons for older children or adults from 10:00-11:00 am. 

The fee for registration is $60.00 for the five-30 minute lessons; and the cost of the five 1-hour lessons will be $100.00. Please register by completing the registration form and liability form below and mailing it by September 2, 2016 along with a check made out to Ithaca College.

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Posted on behalf of President Tom Rochon

We have learned more information about the homicide of one of our students that took place early Sunday morning on the Cornell University campus. Since my prior message, I and other members of our campus community have spent time, both in person and on the phone, with the family members of the two Ithaca College students victimized in the stabbing incident.

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Cyber-Seniors
Tuesday, September 6
7:00-9:00 PM
Textor Hall, Room 102
 

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(Read the most recent update here.)

Posted on behalf of President Tom Rochon

It is with great sadness that I inform the Ithaca College community that one of our students passed away at Cayuga Medical Center early on the morning of Sunday, August 28. Shortly before 2 a.m. two individuals were stabbed during a large fight near the intersection of College Avenue and Campus Road. The second Ithaca College student who was stabbed in that incident was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a regional trauma center and released.

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Improve your public speaking and communication skills with the Ithaca College Toastmasters International Club.  

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HPPE Professors Raj Subramaniam and Deb Wuest publish chapter titled "Measurement of teaching in physical education" in the Routledge Handbook of Physical Education Pedagogies. The chapter focuses on systematic observation and technology in the measurement of teaching in physical education.

The start of each semester is a busy time for many departments and clubs that want to reserve classrooms or other academic spaces for various non-academic activities. There can be some confusion concerning the process for reserving classrooms for these activities leading up to and during the add/drop period each semester. In order to make the process smoother for this upcoming semester, as well as future semesters, here are guidelines for reserving classrooms during the add/drop period.

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs (OSEMA) will be offering students an opportunity to volunteer in Toronto, Ontario, as part of the 2016 Alternative Fall Break program, and we are seeking a faculty or staff adviser to accompany the group on the trip. 

Students will be volunteering with the organization Sistering, which offers practical and emotional support through programs that enable women to take greater control over their lives. Guided by the principles of Anti-Racism/Anti-Oppression, Sistering works to change social conditions which endanger women’s welfare.

Advisers help manage the group's budget and itinerary, share in the driving, and help facilitate decision-making during the trip. Advisers travel free of charge on all Alternative Break trips.

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Constellations, directed by Wendy Dann (Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre Arts), opened on August 24th and runs through October 9th at the Dallas Theater Center.

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Wednesday, August 31, in Emerson Suites from 5:30pm - 7:00pm. 

Students, faculty, staff and administrators are invited to join a campus conversation around the difficult and violent events, both nationally and globally, that have occurred over the summer. All are invited to attend this event and contribute to the conversation.

Food will be served beginning at 5:30pm.

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Ithaca College Environmental Health and Safety personnel will be conducting fire and evacuation drills for all campus owned and occupied buildings over the course of the next several weeks.

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Posted on behalf of Dr. Sean Eversley Bradwell.

Hello campus community – 

I am pleased to join Dr. Roger Richardson in announcing some of the programming that will take place on our campus as we start our fall semester. This list is just the start, and there will be additional programming focused on diversity and inclusion throughout the fall.

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  Calling all current and would-be singers! Here’s an opportunity for all Ithaca College students who enjoy singing: Please consider joining The Campus Choral Ensemble (CCE), which is designed for non-music majors to continue or start their choral experience. 

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On Tuesday, August 16, the School of Humanities and Sciences held its annual Faculty Forum in the Emerson Suites of Campus Center. The event was attended by nearly 150 H&S faculty members, and included traditional introductions for new faculty, followed by a review of the school’s overriding priorities and goals, as well as small group discussions. 

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Due to mechanical problems, the Longview - Ithaca College Shuttle will run only until 10:30 on Thursday, 8/25 and until 10:55 on Friday, 8/26.

An update on the status of shuttle service for next week will be made as soon as additional information is available.

The schedule for the shuttle, including updates on its status, can be found on the Gerontology Institute Website at:
http://www.ithaca.edu/gerontology/longview/.

Contact: Christine Pogorzala, IC/LV Partnership Coordinator
               pogorzal@ithaca.edu / 607.274.1051

 

 

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