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Take advantage of the semester's final week of concerts at the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at ithaca.edu/concerts; some highlights are featured below.  

Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the expanded webcasting schedule for more information!

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Our last School of Business guest speaker of the semester is one you will not want to miss. Join us in BUS 111 on Tuesday, December 8th from 12:05pm-1:10pm!

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All Faculty: the absolute deadline for submission of final grades is Wednesday December 30 at noon.

 

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No Pressure Blood Pressure is back!
The next No Pressure Blood Pressure will be held on Wednesday, December 9th.

Body: 67 million people have high blood pressure in America

What we already knew:

·         Risk of CVD (Cardio Vascular Disease) doubles for each incremental increase in SBP of 20 mmHg or DBP of 10 mmHg.
·         Aerobic exercise training leads to reduction in resting BP of 5-7 mmHg in those with hypertension.
 

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We are not just paper!

Do you have an amazing digital file that would look great on canvas?  Check out the sample canvas print on display at the Phillips Hall Post Office.  At just $3.50 a square foot, you can gift or keep artwork suitable for framing.  Files should be 300DPI at size or taken with a 10-12 megapixel camera or be vector artwork.

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Savoyards Musical Theatre seeks a baritone to play Florian in its January 10, 2016 production of Princess Ida at the Endicott Performing Arts Center. This role's vocal range is Ab2 to F4.

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      Dyani Johns Taff (Writing) will give a presentation titled "Like the shippes of marchants: Navigating Marriage in Jonson's The Staple of News and Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew" TODAY, Friday, December 4, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Friends 210.  All who are interested are invited.  

    Dyani Johns Taff's presentation is sponsored by the IC Medieval-Renaissance Colloquium.

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Michael Twomey at twomey@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3564. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

 Critical Health Issues, HLTH 20500 is a 3 credit online Summer Course offered during the two week May Session.  ICC Attribute: Diversity. Social Science. Self and Society. ICC Theme: World of Systems.

Health: the state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.  And so much more.  Health is: nurses, doctors, and hospitals. And so much more...neighborhoods, food, income, education, race, and so much more.  Join this class to discuss these issues and more in the context of health.

Please contact Stewart Auyash at auyash@ithaca.edu for more information.

The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is looking for some outstanding student leaders to be nominated for the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership. The PRWAACL recognizes outstanding juniors and seniors who excel in academic performance, perform service to the Ithaca community and beyond, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment. 

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 Mitch Aso is Assistant Professor of the Global Environment at SUNY-Albany. Before arriving in Albany, he completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the National University of Singapore. He is currently finishing a book manuscript called Forests without Birds:  Rubber Plantations and the Making of Vietnam, 1897-1975, which explores the making of environments, human health, and knowledge through the places and people involved in rubber production. 

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Posted on behalf of Tom Grape ’80, chairman of the Board of Trustees, and David Lissy ’87, vice chairman of the Board of Trustees.

We have just completed a two-day visit to campus, where, over the course of 22 meetings, we had the opportunity to speak directly with students, faculty, and staff about their concerns with campus climate, leadership, and governance issues. Along with the results of the student vote and the many emails and phone calls with parents, alums, students, faculty, and staff in recent weeks, these meetings have helped to provide us with a picture of the challenges confronting Ithaca College.

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You’ve probably heard by now that networking is the key to landing internships and jobs, but you may still be wondering HOW exactly to do that… Come to this workshop to learn how to proactively connect with Ithaca College Alumni at Network Nights over winter break and make lasting impressions that can lead to job and internship opportunities.

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2016 Employee Permits

Contributed by Amy Shippos on 12/03/2015 

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Employee permits for 2016 will be available to order online beginning Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

Current Employee Parking Permits will expire on January 15, 2016. You may order your new parking permit online at www.ithaca.edu/sacl/parking_registration.php/

When registering online, please identify your preferred delivery method.  Permits can be delivered via campus mail, picked up at our office or mailed to your home address.

 

Please contact us if you have any questions.

 

Sincerely,

Parking Services

Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management

607-274-3756

parking@ithaca.edu

http://www.ithaca.edu/sacl/safety/parking/

Employee Benefits & Work/Life Brief December 2015

Just in time for your Holiday shopping!

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As first posted to Intercom on December 1, the M-Lot (A&E center parking lot) will be closed to general parking for the full duration of the day on Friday, December 4.  It will be serving as reserved event parking on that date.  Individuals who typically use this lot to park for work or classes are asked to plan ahead to use other campus parking options rather than M-Lot.

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**Open to all faculty, staff, and students.

December 4, 2015, 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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All of us experience stress.  Learn about the nature of stress and how to manage it so you can achieve your optimum potential.  This course offers a personalized learning experience, with discussion, workbook activities, and projects focusing on understanding stress and making it stress work for you. 
Attributes:  ICC - Social Sciences, Theme: Mind, Body, Spirit; GE 1: Self & Society, Liberal Arts
3 credits.  HLTH 22700-01 CRN 30050.

For more information contact Deborah Wuest at wuest@ithaca.edu

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 Dyani Johns Taff (Writing) will give a presentation titled "Like the shippes of marchants: Navigating Marriage in Jonson's The Staple of News and Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew" on Friday, December 3, from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. in Friends 210.  All who are interested are invited.  

Dyani Johns Taff's presentation is sponsored by the IC Medieval-Renaissance Colloquium.

 

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The online submission process for faculty sponsors to submit student presentations for the 19th Annual James J. Whalen Symposium was opened on Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

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