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 LGBTQA Pride Prom, Clark Lounge, Campus Center, 7-9 pm on Saturday April 26. Music, food, fun, and a photographer to record your Prom memories! 

DJ'd by DJ Fuzzy Bear
Sponsored by Prism and the LGBT Center
Open to all IC students.
 http://events.ithaca.edu/event/lgbtqa_pride_prom

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Ithaca College Gerontology Institute with the Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center presents Linking Late-Life Depression to Dementia on Thursday, May 1, from 2:00-4:30 pm 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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The Tots on Bots research team is looking for healthy infants who are  between 6 and 12 months of age, and will weigh under 30 pounds to help us in our work developing mobile robots. We are developing different control options that infants with disabilities could use to control their movement on a mobile robot, but first want to test them with infants who are developing typically.  Your baby can help us!

 

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On Wednesday, April 30, 2:00- 3:30 p.m., the Center for Faculty Excellence will host a workshop addressing challenges and strategies of teaching and communicating with visually impaired students. Professors whose fall rosters include visually impaired students, as well as campus organizations and offices who want to make their services more accessible, are especially encouraged to attend. 

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, has published an essay entitled “The Home Movie Archive Live,” in Amateur Filmmaking: The Home Movie, The Archive, The Web, ed. By Laura Rascaroli and Gwenda Young with Barry Monahan (New York and London: Bloomsbury, 2014).

The essay theorizes how multimedia performances combining amateur archival films and live music create additive structures to reconfigure images as a mobile, embodied, collaborative historiography.  The essay also probes how relational aesthetics, plural temporalities, and provisional contiguities remake screen and concert space as transversal encounters.

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Retirement is a big milestone in everyone's life, and with an ever-changing economy the idea of retiring means different things to different people. It is more important than ever to consider your personal definition of what retirement means and plan for the future with those goals in mind. With everything you want to accomplish in retirement, making sure you've thought through all the issues before you get there is an important part of planning.

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Have you posted your photo yet?! You still have one week to post your photo and enter for a chance to win a prize!

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Congratulations to Holland Garbacz, the recipient of the 2014 Ithaca College Student Employee of the Year award! 

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What is "The Art and Science of High Performing Organizations"? Find out from keynote speakers Diane Gayeski  and Even Williams  at the Tompkins County Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management conference.

Save the Date: Thursday, June 5, 2014, Emerson Suites, Ithaca College

Register before April 25th for the early bird special!

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On Friday, April 25th, at 6:30 in Dillingham’s Clark Theatre, the On the Verge reading series and the New Voices Literary Festival will present a staged reading of After the Revolution, a 2010 play by Amy Herzog. The playwright will be in attendance and she will participate in a talk-back with the audience at the conclusion of the reading.

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Professor Jude will deliver a lecture on Wednesday, April 23rd at a symposium entitled Patterns of Disclosure: The Narrative Document and the Photographic Book, at Plymouth University.

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Faculty, Staff, Students and Friends!  The IC Bus Trip Committee will be hosting a trip to NYC on April 26th.  Make your own plans to discover the excitement of NYC, check-out www.nyc.com for ideas. The cost is $41.00 per person. Sign-up today!

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Four acclaimed journalists will speak to the IC community Monday, April 28, as they accept national honors. Jeremy Scahill, whose “Dirty Wars” documentary was nominated for an Oscar, will be on campus -- while Glenn Greenwald (dubbed “the world’s most controversial journalist” by CNN this Sunday) will appear via video.
 
Scahill and Greenwald will be inducted into the newly-established I. F. Stone Hall of Fame as part of an expanded Izzy Award ceremony, set for 7pm in Park Hall Auditorium.

Also appearing on campus will be John Carlos Frey and Nick Turse, investigative journalists who are sharing the sixth annual Izzy Award for “outstanding achievement in independent media” in calendar year 2013.

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The Ithaca College chapter of the American Marketing Association (ICAMA) received numerous awards at the 36th Annual Intercollegiate Conference in New Orleans, April 10-12, 2014.

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Steven Mauk (music) was recently featured at the Biennial Conference of the North American Saxophone Alliance.

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On Tuesday, April 29 at 4pm in Clark Lounge, please join the Office of the Dean within the School of Humanities and Sciences, and the Pre-Doctoral Diversity Fellowship Committee for a celebration of the program's three pre-doctoral fellows.
 

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Ithaca College's School of Humanities and Sciences will host three fellows in the Department of Writing. They will be focusing on their scholarship, engaging with the wider IC community and teaching the following courses:

Tyrell Stewart-Harris: WRTG 10600: Academic Writing I-Section 32 (CRN: 22781), MWF 10:00am

Lillian-Yvonne Bertram: WRTG 17500: Introduction to Creative Writing-Section 03 (CRN: 20494), MWF 1:00pm

Christine Kitano: WRTG 17500: Introduction to Creative Writing-Section 05 (CRN: 22228), MW 4:00pm

 

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Thomas Girshin, Assistant Professor of Writing, has had his article, "My Father's Walls: Invention after Exile," published in the Spring 2014 issue of the journal, Writing on the Edge.

The hybrid memoir-critical essay reflects on the relationship between rhetorical invention and a writer's difference from-- even antagonism toward-- her imagined tradition.

 

This special edition of the OUCH! security awareness newsletter explains the Heartbleed vulnerability in simple, non-technical terms and what people can do to protect themselves.

English Version (PDF) http://www.securingthehuman.org/newsletters/ouch/issues/OUCH-2014-special_en.pdf

In this Issue...

  • What is Heartbleed?
  • What should I do?
  • Beware of Phishing Attacks

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Dr. Yuko Mulugetta, Director of Enrollment Planning at the Division of Enrollment and Communication, presented the research paper entitled “Going Test-Optional: Gathering Evidence and Making the Decision at Ithaca College” at the 40th NEAIR (Northeast Association for Institutional Research) Conference in Newport. 

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