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Due to an anticipated high volume of Admissions visitors, N-Lot parking will be reserved as guest parking for a portion of the day on Monday, April 10.  This is the parking lot located between the Yavits and Allen playing fields.  The lot will be closed as of 8 a.m. and will re-open for regular use at approximately 1 p.m. that day.  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we welcome prospective students and their families to Ithaca College!

Campus Center & Event Services will host a 25Live training session.

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Family Carnival is back for another year! There will be activities for all ages, including arts and crafts, face painting, bag toss, and two bounce houses! There will also be live performances, a raffle, and pizza! The event will be held on Friday, April 7, from 5:00pm - 8:00pm in the lower level gyms of the IC Fitness Center. 

Entry is $4 for kids and adults 18 and over.

$16 for parties of four or more.

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Contributed on behalf of Tom Grape '80, chairman of the Board of Trustees

It is a recommended practice in higher education for the Board of Trustees to appoint a transition team to assist with the planning for the welcoming of a new president to the campus community and to provide support throughout the first year of the presidency.  I am pleased to share with you that Jason Freitag, Associate Professor of History, and Nancy Pringle, Senior Vice President, will be co-chairing the campus Transition Team. 

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Patricia Zimmerman, professor of Screen Studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, has been appointed Head Curator and Writer for a National Touring Exhibiton,  “50 years of Participatory Community Media: On the Frontlines of Politics and Place, Media For, By and In the Community.”  


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Toast to 2017
Friday, April 7, 2017
Emerson Suites
6:00–8:00 p.m.

FREE with senior card ($2 without)
21+ event (Bring ID) 

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Dallas Fonseca '18 (Mathematics, Biochemistry) was recently named a 2017 Barry Goldwater Scholar.

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We are pleased to share that the Food Bank of the Southern Tier ( will bring their Mobile Food Pantry back to IC campus! This service is open to any and all members of the IC community. There are no qualifications for this program. If you are in need of food, please stop by N-Lot (between the two practice fields closest to 96-B). All members of the IC community are welcome to “shop", free of charge, choosing items that they need. For more info on the Mobile Food Pantry program - click here.

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Congratulations to all the finalists for the 2017 Whalen Symposium.  These finalists will be presenting for an award at the Symposium on Thursday, April 13, 2017.  

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Not sure what to do for class on Thursday, April 13th? Let the Whalen Symposium be your classroom!

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The club Ithaca College Unites For HER participates in fundraising efforts to provide a grant to any student, faculty, staff or immediate family member of theirs affected by breast cancer. This grant is to help pay for integrative, complementary therapies to help those who are going through or have gone through breast cancer treatment. These therapies include acupuncture, yoga classes, massage therapy, and nutrition counseling among others. To learn more about this club, the grant, and to apply either for yourself or on behalf of an immediate family member, please visit our website To learn more about the organization in general please visit  


Monday, April 10, 4:00-5:15pm
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

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 eni is pleased to bring you our monthly newsletter.  This month our experts provide information on allergies. 

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The end of tax season is coming up quickly. If you need help, Cornell Cooperative Extension lists local options for free tax preparation assistance through Alternatives Federal Credit Union, United Way of Tompkins County, and Lifelong.

Click here for more information. You can also visit our Financial Literacy page to see past intercoms and additional resources.  

For the ninth year, the Ithaca College Student United Way group will host the Family Carnival! This family-based activity to the local community will be mostly focused on kids under the age of 10, including arts and crafts, face painting, bag toss, balloon creations by Amazing Pete’s balloons, and two bounce houses!

April 7, 2017
5pm – 8pm
Ithaca College Fitness Center

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The Office of Human Resources invites you to attend the IC My Future Retirement Planning Event on April 19. The event will be held 10am to 2:15pm in the Emerson Suites. There will be 3 sets of concurrent education seminars available for you to choose from depending on what interests you and where you are at in the retirement planning process. Please feel free to attend just one of the seminars, or three!

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Voting for contingent faculty starts today! Please join to vote for the first ever contract for BOTH full time and part time unions.

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Dear Colleagues,

It’s time to ratify our first union contract! We will have voting from 9am-5pm on Thursday, April 6th at IC Square Meeting Room (The Fishbowl) and from 9am-5pm on Friday, April 7th at Dillingham Theatre Studio 2. We will have the contract on hand, as well as folks available to answer questions about it, at the voting locations.

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Save the Date

Contributed by Judith Ross-Bernstein on 04/05/2017 

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Assessment Summit 2017
Tuesday, May 23, 9:00-2:30pm
Campus Center, Clarke Lounge

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Congratulations to IATSA, the AT Student Majors’ Club, for their success with the 2017 National Athletic Training Month NYSATA Student Video Contest…they won the contest by almost 1,000 votes!

IATSA will receive $200 and tons of PUB for their efforts.

Special thanks to Alessandra Marenzi, Sam Brown and Kyle Morris for spearheading the winning efforts, and to all of you who took time to vote!!