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The Campus Store and MACs General Store will be closed on Thursday and Friday (May 26-27th) for our annual inventory.

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Do you have trouble hearing on the telephone?

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Summer Hours 2016!

Contributed by Tanisha Malone on 05/24/2016 

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Summer Hours will begin Friday, May 27, 2016, and continue through August 5, 2016. During this period, full-time employees will work two fewer hours (37-1/2 hours reduced to 35-1/2, 40 hours reduced to 38 hours) and receive their usual compensation. Ithaca College’s official business hours will end at 3:00 p.m. on Fridays instead of 5:00 p.m. This year, there will be 11 Fridays on which the official hours will be reduced by two hours. 

The Summer Hours policy applies to all full-time, benefits-eligible staff. For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page: 
http://www.ithaca.edu/hr/docs/other/policies/summer_hours_2016.pdf

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Ithaca College will be introducing a co-curricular transcript for all undergraduate students beginning in August 2016. This transcript is intended for experiences outside of the classroom where learning is guided by an office or organization at Ithaca College. 

Do you sponsor co-curricular learning experiences that could be included on the co-curricular transcript? The co-curricular transcript (CCT) is a basically a list of groups students are members of and events they have participated in. It is a distinct document from the academic transcript (it does not contain items that are part of any credit-bearing course), and it is not as comprehensive as a portfolio.

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Ithaca College will be introducing a co-curricular transcript for all undergraduate students beginning in August 2016. This transcript is intended for experiences outside of the classroom where learning is guided by an office or organization at Ithaca College. 

Do you sponsor co-curricular learning experiences that could be included on the co-curricular transcript? The co-curricular transcript (CCT) is a basically a list of groups students are members of and events they have participated in. It is a distinct document from the academic transcript (it does not contain items that are part of any credit-bearing course), and it is not as comprehensive as a portfolio.

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Gerald Hector, who has served for the past three years as vice president of the Division of Finance and Administration, has accepted an offer to become the vice president for financial affairs at Cornell University. Hector’s last day at the college will be July 27.

Ithaca College President Tom Rochon says that Hector has been a valuable contributor to the leadership team during his too-brief time at IC, helping strengthen not only his division, but also the college as a whole for the coming decade by hiring such talented individuals to head the three major functions under his command: Finance, Facilities, and Digital Instruction and Information Services.

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May, 26, 2016, 9:00 am - 2:30 pm, Clark Lounge, Campus Center (lunch include)
Open to faculty and staff.

In coordination with campus wide stakeholders, the Center for Faculty Excellence invites you to participate in an active day devoted to dialogues about assessment. We will:

  • Identify the multiple layers of our roles and assessment practices across the Ithaca College campus;
  • Apply assessment tools and techniques across disciplines and co-curricular learning opportunities,
  • Create space for collegial dialogue that leads to unpacking challenges to assessment and resource development.

Please register for the day by selecting a small group work session with a facilitator. Session descriptions and bios are below:

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The U-Lot will be closed on the morning of Tuesday, 5/24 for reserved event parking.  The lot will be accessible for regular usage beginning at noon.  Individuals requiring handicapped parking can continue to access the U-Lot handicapped spaces by speaking with the lot attendant.

Ithaca College has had a very successful programmatic partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for the past 17 years. A significant part of this relationship has involved an ongoing Faculty & Staff Lecture Series at Longview.

 

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Submitted on behalf of Gerard Turbide, Vice President for Enrollment Management

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The reporter credited with bringing the story of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai to the world told graduates of Ithaca College that journalism has given him some guiding principles — including “follow your curiosity” — that are useful no matter what their chosen field.

Adam B. Ellick, senior video correspondent for the New York Times, delivered the main address at the college’s 121st Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 22.

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Ithaca College has announced the appointment of Nicole Eversley Bradwell as director of admission. She has spent the past 22 years working in the college’s Office of Admission, serving since June of 2015 as interim director.

Eversley Bradwell succeeds Gerard Turbide, who was recently named vice president for enrollment management.

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Entire Campus Power Shutdowns:  In order to perform required maintenance and complete upgrades on the campus electrical infrastructure, the Office of Facilities will be conducting two campus wide power shutdowns.  Power will be turned off to the entire campus beginning at 6:00am and will be restored in the evening hours when work has been completed (approximately 6:00pm).  The dates are as follows.

 

            Saturday, June 4, 2016
            Sunday, August 14, 2016

Intermittent Power Shutdowns:  Additionally, several buildings will be without power or on generator back up power at various points during late May and early June.  We encourage members of the campus community to read the full details on how the power shutdowns may impact your specific building.  Please see the detailed announcement on the Facilities Website.

 

Our newest Newsletter is now up on our website (https://www.ithaca.edu/hshp/clinics/wellness/icwell/).  It includes many interesting articles featuring: The Outdoor Gym, Eating Local, About Leanne, Get Fit With HIIT, WC Member Spotlight, Recipe, Get Fit With, WC Spotlight Returning Staff, WC contact information hours.  Check it out!

Join us for the fourth annual Butterfield Football Golf Classic on Friday, June 10, 2016. This year's event will be held entirely at the Country Club of Ithaca, and is sponsored by Sodexo.
 

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A Fond Farewell to Andrea Duffy!

Contributed by Lynn Hyde on 05/19/2016 

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(Contributed on behalf of Dr. Timothy Carey, Associate Vice President, IC Facilities)

 

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Farewell to Garrett Downing

Contributed by Erica Shockley on 05/19/2016 

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs wants to wish Garrett Downing, First-Year Experience Programs Coordinator, the best of luck as he leaves Ithaca College to pursue other professional opportunities.

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Thanks to everyone who came out on Wednesday to support the Class of 2016 as they took a dip in the Dillingham Fountains!

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HomerAdmin and HomerConnect will be unavailable for approximately 8 hours on Sunday, 5/22 from 5:00 AM to 1:00 PM due to system upgrades.

Digital Instruction and Information Services
Service Desk
servicedesk@ithaca.edu
104 Job Hall
4-1000

DIIS is planning for significant network maintenance/upgrades next week.

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