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Contributed by Irene Scott on 03/18/2014
ITS has several changes to announce for Technology Renewal starting June 1 with the Summer 2014 lab system installs.
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Ergonomics is simply fitting the job to the person. It is a way to modify and adapt your working space to create a supportive environment that protects the body. Located on the Ithaca College website, under the Office of Human Resources' Work/Life section, there is a brand new section titled “Ergonomics: A Workstation that Works for You!” Please follow this link to the page: http://www.ithaca.edu/hr/benefits/wrklife/Ergonomics.
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Jake Brenner, Environmental Studies and Sciences, and Student Mary McKean '15, with Gerontology Institute Director Rhoda Meador, Present Workshop about RISE Program at Making Brooklyn Bloom Conference
Contributed by Paula Davis on 03/17/2014
Jake Brenner, assistant professor of Environmental Studies and Sciences, Mary McKean, Environmental Studies ‘15, and Rhoda Meador, director of the Gerontology Institute, presented a workshop entitled “Grey and Green: Cultivating Active Retirees” at the 33rd annual Making Brooklyn Bloom Conference: Sowing Connections, Growing Gardeners, on March 8, 2014 at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
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Contributed by Sue-Je Gage on 03/17/2014
The Anthropology Department is offering several interesting courses during the May Session--check them out! Fulfill one of your general education requirements with the thought-provoking class, Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (online) this May session from the comforts of wherever you are.
Contact Dr. Sue-Je Gage at email@example.com for more information.
Contributed by Barth Myers on 03/17/2014
As you begin to plan for Commencement/Senior Week 2014, please keep in mind the following on-campus housing guidelines. All campus residents except for graduating seniors, Resident Assistants, and Circle Apartment residents are required to vacate their rooms no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 10, 2014 unless they receive written approval from the Office of Residential Life to remain. For students with a final exam scheduled, or final papers/projects due on Monday, May 12, 2014, the deadline to vacate their rooms will be extended until 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Students with a Monday final exam, paper or project due should notify their RA.
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Contributed by Eleanor Henderson on 03/17/2014
Jim Rutman, an agent with Sterling Lord Literistic since 1998, will visit Ithaca College on Wednesday, March 19 at 2:30 p.m. in the Handwerker Gallery to talk with students about the publishing world.
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Contributed by Samantha Stafford on 03/17/2014
Are you a dedicated student leader at Ithaca College? Do you spend your free time at meetings for student organizations or volunteering in the community?
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Ed Tech Day 2014 will be held next Thursday, March 27, 2014 in the Campus Center. Over 55 technology vendors come to campus to showcase their latest technology including 3D printers and present seminars focused on technology issues facing educational institutions. The College Showcase features faculty, staff and students demonstrating how they are using educational technology including Calvin Chestnut, an Ithaca College student, showcasing his work with Google Glass.
Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend this invite; you don't need to register - just come!
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 03/16/2014
In Outlook, you generally view your events in a calendar or grid view. You can also view your events as a list, which you can sort and search through. To view your calendar events as a list, follow these steps:
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Contributed by Mara Baldwin on 03/16/2014
STRANGE BEDFELLOWS: Collaborative Practice in Queer Art
Curated by Amy Cancelmo
March 17—April 11, 2014
Opening Reception, March 20, 4.30 p.m.–6.30 p.m.
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Contributed by Michelle Rios-Dominguez on 03/16/2014
On April 3rd, 10th and 17th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, at Park School of Communications Auditorium, 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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The Ithacan was presented with a Gold Crown award by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association at the spring National College Media Convention on March 14 at the Sheraton Times Square Hotel in New York City. The Gold Crown awards are the highest honors presented by CSPA.
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Psychology professors and students present research at 2014 Annual Convention of the Eastern Psychological Association
Contributed by Leigh Ann Vaughn on 03/16/2014
On March 14 and 15, 2014, 16 students representing 5 research teams presented 10 posters about their research at the Annual Convention of the Eastern Psychological Association, in Boston, MA.
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Ithaca College Gerontology Institute with the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center presents the Financial Elder Abuse workshop on Wednesday, March 19, from 2:00-4:30 p.m. at the Country Inn and Suites, 1100 Danby Road. This workshop is FREE for IC students, faculty and staff, but registration is required. Visit ithaca.edu/agingworkshops to register and for more information.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 03/16/2014
Ticket information is now available for Seth Meyers’ performance on April 12 at Ithaca College. Ithaca College students will be able to purchase presale tickets beginning Wednesday, March 19 at 10 a.m. EST. Any remaining seats will be open to the general public on Friday, March 21 at 10 a.m. EST.
Please note: You will need to create an account to purchase tickets. Create your account ahead of time for a faster and easier ticket purchase experience.
Ithaca College Students: To receive the IC student discount on non-premium seats, you MUST enter your student ID when you create your account. Enter your ID number in the "IC ID#/Promo Code" section. Ithaca College students can purchase up to 6 tickets. Non-premium seats are $15 each and premium seats are $40 each.
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Novelist Rachel Kushner, author of The Flamethrowers, will give a public reading on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 7:30 pm, in Park Hall Auditorium.
Contributed by Catherine Taylor on 03/16/2014
Rachel Kushner’s most recent novel, The Flamethrowers, was a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award. Her debut novel, Telex From Cuba, was a finalist for the 2008 National Book Award, won the California Book Award and was a New York Times bestseller and Notable Book. Her fiction and essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Paris Review, The Believer, Artforum, Bookforum, Fence, Bomb, and Grand Street. She is a 2013 Guggenheim Fellow. Her reading on Thursday, March 20th at 7:30 pm in Park Hall Auditorium is free and open to the public.
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Contributed by Alyssa Cooper on 03/16/2014
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