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Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 04/16/2015
Erika Bucior presented a poster at the Northeast Regional American Society of Plant Biologist Conference held at Northeastern University in Boston, MA on April 11th and 12th.
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Contributed by Steven Skopik on 04/15/2015
The Faculty Handbook Amendment Committee (FHAC) will hold its final information session regarding the committee's draft revision of tenure and promotion policies and procedures.
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The Spring 2015 Jewish Studies Faculty Showcase Presents
Dr. Garrett Eisler
"America's First Holocaust Drama: We Will Never Die (1943)"
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Farewell Reception for School of Business Interim Dean Jim Simpson and Assistant Professor Athena Zhang
Contributed by Paul Deamer on 04/15/2015
Please join us on Wednesday, April 29, from 4:00-5:00 pm, in the second floor atrium of the School of Business for a farewell reception for Interim Dean Jim Simpson and Dr. Athena Zhang.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 04/15/2015
Dr. Matthew Holtmeier, Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow in Screen Studies, recently presented at the annual Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) conference in Montreal, Canada.
Contributed by Gary Wells on 04/15/2015
After 27 years of service to Ithaca College, Prof. Stephen Clancy of the Art History department has announced his retirement, effective at the end of May 2015.
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Study ecotourism FA15 Block II and travel to Costa Rica in January! Info Session: Thurs., 4/16, 12:15, CHS 200
Contributed by Linda Heyne on 04/15/2015
Learn about sustainable tourism while traveling in Costa Rica!
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Michael "Bodhi" Rogers and Scott Stull present "Using Archaeogeophysical and 3D Laser Surveying to Visualize an Integrated Landscape" at the Society for American Archaeology conference in San Francisco, CA.
Contributed by Michael 'Bodhi' Rogers on 04/15/2015
Archaeogeophysical and 3D laser scanning at the Old Fort Johnson National Historic Landmark site in Fort Johnson, New York provides a case study for creation of an integrated landscape. The ability to digitally image above and below ground features creates a new way of visualizing an integrated landscape.
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Mara Alper's presentation "Re-Imagining Water: Citizens Educating Fellow Citizens About Water" at the 7th World Water Forum, in Korea on April 14 was attended by an enthusiastic international audience from Asia, Europe, Africa and North America. After her presentation, people discussed their water interest areas and experiences educating others. Her materials were requested for presentations about water conservation and bottled vs. tap water at Seoul National University, a Korean water conservation company and an Indonesian youth education program.
During the forum, Mara enlisted international guest experts for her online course "Water Planet" and her Ithaca Seminar "The Power of Water." They are from Laos, Slovakia, Austria, Great Britain, Indonesia and the US.
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Contributed by Mara Alper on 04/15/2015
Enter the world of this essential element as we explore questions such as: What is your water footprint? Why is water considered 'Blue Gold'? Why is water an important part of many religious rituals? We will use perspectives from the arts, humanities and sciences, with a focus on the global politics of water and sustainability and its media representations. Internet readings, videos, podcasts, guest lecturers and discussions link students with national and international experts. This asynchronous class that can be done from anywhere with high-speed online access. Homerconnect GCOM 20100 LIberal Arts 3 cr. Questions? Email Mara Alper email@example.com May 26-June 26
Contributed by Don Austin on 04/15/2015
Enjoy an evening out with your children at the IC Family Carnival! Inflated bounce houses, arts and crafts, face painting, and assorted activities stations will transform the fitness center into a children’s play land. You will want to stick around for the live entertainment, raffles, and snacks!
The event is on Friday, April 24th from 5:30 to 8 pm in the gyms on the lower level of the Fitness Center. Entry is $3 for kids, $5 for anyone over 18, and $16 for parties of 5 or more. Members of IC Student United Way organize and run the Family Carnival. All proceeds benefit the ICSUW's fall grant program, during which funds are allocated to organizations in the Ithaca community.
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It is that time of year again when picnics, receptions and banquets are held to celebrate the completion of the academic year, students’ accomplishments, and Commencement. Many times, such events take place off campus, at private homes, and other locations. If alcohol will be available for students in attendance, it is important to remember the responsibilities that are associated with such an event.
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Contributed by Michelle Rios-Dominguez on 04/14/2015
Are you a supervisor on campus? Would you like to gain resources to help prevent sexual harassment in your area? Come join us for lunch and learning on April 22th, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Office of Human Resources Training Room, Peggy Ryan Williams Center.
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Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 04/14/2015
Information Technology Services is inviting current Ithaca College employees, who meet the required position qualifications, to apply for the position of Coordinator of Classroom Services.
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Each year we assess the First-Year Residential Experience program and make improvements to address the feedback received from students, Resident Assistant staff, and FYRE Associates. As a result of the feedback we received this year, FYRE will be piloting two new models (running concurrently) for 2015-2016.
All first-year students will continue to live in the First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) located in all 11 quad buildings (including Clarke) and the East and West Towers.
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 04/14/2015
By participating in Service Saturdays, volunteers will identify and articulate at least one challenge or need existing in Tompkins County. In addition, through their participation in the program, volunteers will articulate the goals of at least one community organization in Tompkins County.
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