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Contributed by Julie Tinkham on 09/14/2016 

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Check out this months' edition of the Employee Benefits & Work/Life Brief

Deception, yearning and vengeance come to the stage as Ithaca College Theatre presents Federico Garcia Lorca’s tragic drama, “Blood Wedding.” Performances will take place in the Clark Theatre in Dillingham Center on Sept. 27, 29 and 30, October 1, 5, 6 7 and 8th at 8 p.m., as well as on Oct. 2 and 8 at 2 p.m.

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Dr. Hongwei Guan, Associate Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education presented two papers at the International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport (ICSEMIS), held from Aug. 31 to Sept. 4, 2016 in Santos / SP, Brazil under the theme “Saying Yes to Diversity in Sport”.


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 Women's and Gender Studies, in conjunction with Environmental Sciences and Studies, is sponsoring a lecture by noted environmental activist and distinguished scholar-in-residence at Ithaca College SANDRA STEINGRABER.  Her talk is titled Women on the Front Lines of Climate Change: Fossil fuels as a feminist issue 

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The School of Business is very excited to announce a special event in honor of Constitution Day, which commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution. Please join us as we welcome three prominent panelists to discuss issues of defendants’ rights in the criminal court system.

Thursday, September 15, 2016
Emerson Suites
Free and Open to the Public

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Choosing a major can be a bit intimidating, but it doesn't have to be. Apply for the Fall 2016 Exploratory Career Coaching Group to get resources and support to assist you through this process. The group will be made up of 5 to 8 students who meet weekly to discuss their experiences and reflections, and receive guidance on self-exploration and career planning. So you get help with figuring out what you want to do with your life (for free), get to meet other people who are 'in the same boat' as you, and we have fun!

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Join us in Job 160 at 4:30 p.m. to learn how you can give involved and/or preform in this year First-Year Cabaret production.  All levels of experience and skill are WELCOME!

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

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The City of Ithaca Police Department (IPD) is once again urging anyone who might have been near the area where Anthony Nazaire ’19 was stabbed to death early on the morning of Aug. 28 on the Cornell University campus to share any details—especially photos or video footage—that might be helpful in their investigation.

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Put Fruit to Work - Next Week!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 09/13/2016 

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September is National Fruits & Veggies - More Matters Month and we are celebrating by Putting Fruit to Work during the week of September 19-23, in conjunction with the Tompkins Country Worksite Wellness Coalition. The USDA recommends that individuals make half their plate fruits and vegetables for meals and snacks. 

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This October we are bringing to you a new IC A Healthy Me Challenge that will really get you on your feet! 

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Submitted on behalf of Terri A. Stewart, Director and Chief, Office of Public Safety and Emergency Managemen

The purpose of the Student Engagement Workgroup is for students to work collaboratively alongside the Office of Public Safety (OPS) to advance existing and ongoing diversity, inclusion and engagement goals developed in coordination with the Office of Human Resources through a series of workshops during the fall 2016 semester.  Please click here to view the Diversity, Inclusion & Engagement Goals.

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The Office of Human Resources & the Gerontology Institute are excited to present the Powerful Tools for Caregivers Program to our faculty and staff! 

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Friday, September 16, 2016, 8:30 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

If you are an advanced-career faculty member, please join us on Friday, September 16, 8:30 a.m., for an hour with our former President, Peggy R. Williams. We anticipate sharing ideas around mentoring, staying vital as a teacher, and thinking about our legacy. It will be good to hear your thoughts about ways we can continue our professional development.

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The Kickoff- Latinx Month @ IC

Contributed by RahK Lash on 09/13/2016 

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Kickoff Event with PODER Founders: Thursday, September 15th @7:00pm, Klingenstein Lounge (Campus Center). 


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Luca Maurer, Center for LGBT Education, Outreach & Services program director, has been honored with the 2016 Book Award from the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists.

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The Office of Human Resources will be closed this coming Thursday and Friday for a departmental retreat.  The Office will re-open on Monday, September 19.  If you need to reach a member of the HR Team, please use email.

Thank you

It's an annual tradition! A fun, relaxed and social get together for all LGBTQ and allied students to meet each other, our campus chaplains, and students from the chapel communities - Tuesday September 20, 4-6pm in Muller Chapel.

Great Chocolate of all kinds! Great Conversation with the Chaplains & Students from the Chapel Communities. Sponsored by The IC Chaplains and the LGBT Center.

To view the calendar of events listing, click here.

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Luca Maurer at or (607) 274-7394. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Greetings, from the Office of Admission. I am writing to provide a quick update on what we have planned for the coming months.

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The Distinguished Visiting Writers Series kicks off its 2016-17 season with a reading by poet Ada Limón. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place in Clark Lounge in Campus Center on Monday, September 19 at 7:30 PM, and will be followed by a Q&A and book-signing.

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