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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
12:00 - 2:00 p.m., Garden Level of Peggy Ryan Williams Center, HR Conference Room

Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Office of Human Resources

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The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series will host a free public showing of “Austin Unbound,” a documentary about a man who is both deaf and transgender, on Monday, April 7, at 7 p.m. in the Handwerker Gallery.

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This week culminates the exhibition run for STRANGE BEDFELLOWS, on view at the Handwerker Gallery through Friday, April 11.  The exhibition will be open for limited hours on Saturday, April 12 for prospective students and families visiting the college from 11am-3pm.

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Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at ithaca.edu/concerts; this week's are listed below.

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the webcasting schedule for more information!

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 The Ithacan has once again been named the Best College Newspaper in New York State by the New York Press Association. The award, the NYPA's top collegiate honor, was announced April 5 at the organization’s annual convention at the Gideon Putnam Hotel in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. Ithacan Contributing Writer Ramya Vijayagopal ’17 and News Editor Sabrina Knight ’16 and accepted the awards on behalf of the paper.

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A test of the Ithaca College Emergency Notification System (ENS) will take place during the noon hour this Wednesday, April 9. It will include the use of the Outdoor Warning System, which features a siren tone and a loudspeaker message. There is no need to take any action in response to the test.

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Tickets are available for Seth Meyers’ comedic performance this Saturday night at Ithaca College. The show is expected to sell out, so purchase your tickets as soon as possible.

To Purchase Tickets:

Visit: iceventstickets.com

Please note: You will need to create an account to purchase tickets. Each buyer will be able to purchase up to 6 tickets.

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. Non-premium seats are $15 each and premium seats are $40 each.

Pricing for the general public and all non-Ithaca College students is $30 for non-premium seats and $40 for premium seats.

A large screen will be set up to ensure that all attendees have a view of the stage.

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If you have ever been in love, lost a love, or just wanted a better job, Shakespeare has a story for you. 

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Tuesday, April 8, 12.00-1.00 pm
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Ron Sheese, Professor of Psychology and Writing, York University, Toronto, and Sophie Bury, Head, Peter F. Bronfman Business Library, York University, Toronto

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Tuesday, April 8, 11.00 am-12.00 pm
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Ron Sheese, Professor of Psychology and Writing, York University, Toronto, and Sophie Bury, Head, Peter F. Bronfman Business Library, York University, Toronto

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A reading by Sonali Samarasinghe, human rights activist, award-winning journalist, and visiting international scholar-in-residence in Honors. Wednesday, April 9, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Handwerker Gallery.

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CNBC Co-anchor Carl Quintanilla will serve as this year's Jessica Savitch Distinguished Journalism Lecturer. He will speak on Thursday, April 10 at 8 p.m. in Emerson Suites. The event is free and open to the public.

About Carl Quintanilla:

Carl Quintanilla is an Emmy Award–winning reporter and one of the principal anchors of CNBC's Squawk on the Street, broadcast live from the New York Stock Exchange.

Since joining the network in 1999, Quintanilla has covered a wide range of stories for both CNBC and NBC News. He has covered the Beijing and London Olympics, the reconstruction of postwar Iraq, and the 2004 U.S. presidential campaign.

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What if you had a Personal Assistant available 24/7 to help you with those to-do list items you just don’t seem to have time for? 

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Join us on Tuesday, April 8, for The Upstate Venture Capital Association of New York (UVANY) event: "Tomorrow's Leaders: Student eShip in CNY" that will feature student entrepreneur teams from nine colleges based in Central New York.  

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 Judith, the Library's Music Materials Coordinator, presented at the 7th annual New York State Library Assistants Day Conference in Syracuse, New York.

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Latino artist Cruz Ortiz will give a free public presentation at Ithaca College as part of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE) Discussion Series, in collaboration with the Handwerker Gallery.

On Tuesday, April 8, Ortiz will present “Hecho Farm” at 7 p.m. in the gallery. The title refers to Ortiz’s exhibits that turn an art space into a working “farm,” fleshed out with utilitarian sculptures, drawings, collages, hand-pulled screen-printed posters and multimedia works.

Ortiz, who lives and works in San Antonio, uses print, performance and film to address issues related to his experiences growing up in the bicultural landscape of South Texas.

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The Work/Life Mission Series presents our Eating On Campus Tour Two! At this Eating on Campus Tour, we will start at Towers Dining Hall where we will explore options such as Asian Cuisine, In the Bag to-go meals, and the Fresh Food Market’s organic, local, and natural foods. We will also visit Sub Connection, which offers fresh subs made to order, coffee, and various snacks, as well as the new Library Café and its coffee and pastry options.  

EATING ON CAMPUS TOUR TWO
WHEN: April 9, 2014 from 11:30am - 12:30pm
WHERE: Meet at Towers Dining Hall
RSVP to benefits@ithaca.edu 
CLICK HERE to visit the Events Calendar

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The twelfth annual Rainbow Reception will be held on Friday, April 25. The Rainbow Reception is a celebration of Ithaca College's graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied seniors and graduate students. Reservations are required. Please visit http://alumni.ithaca.edu/rainbow_reception_2014 to register.

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Peter Melcher (Biology) presented a talk at the American Society of Plant Biology Northeastern sectional meeting in Rhode Island, March 30th, 2014.

Title of talk "A new approach to measure hydraulic resistance in plants"

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Srijana Bajracharya, professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education, and Ithaca College alum Dr. Nahd Ali presented a paper on the program “Know 2 B Well: Breast Cancer and Environment,” at the 65th annual meeting of Society of Public Health Association (SOPHE) in Baltimore, MD, in March. 

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