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Contributed by Alejandra Zambrano on 02/24/2015
Dr. Alejandra Zambrano (Modern Languages and Literatures) presented at the 2015 Lozano Long Conference: Nuevas Disidencias: Youth Culture, Transnational Flows, and the Remaking of Politics in the Americas at The University of Texas at Austin. Her paper focused on the international education programs of La Poderosa Media Project, an organization that promotes youth empowerment, collaborative learning, and cultural empathy through visual arts programs in the Americas.
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Contributed by Kim Dunnick on 02/24/2015
Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 4 PM in Ford Hall, the Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra presents its annual concerto competition concert.
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Contributed by Claire Swensen on 02/24/2015
The Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity and Handwerker Gallery are co-hosting a talk by Katie Dorame, a visual artist from Oakland, C.A. The talk comes as part of the CSCRE Discussion Series, TECH N' COLOR: Technology, Race, Resistance and Handwerker Gallery exhibition, Origin Stories (read more).
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HPPE Speaker Series 2015: "Affirming Diversity in 21st Century Classrooms and Schools," Barry Derfel, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction, TST BOCES
Contributed by Matt Morgan on 02/24/2015
The third installment of the 2015 HPPE Speaker Series will feature Barry Derfel, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction, TST BOCES. Derfel will present a speech entitled "Affirming Diversity in 21st Century Classrooms and Schools" on Wednesday, February 25 at 6 p.m. in Hill Center 104.
The 2015 HPPE speaker series is sponsored by the Department of Health Promotion and Physical Education. This year's topic is "Teaching, Learning, and Diversity in the 21st Century."
For more information or to RSVP for the event, visit the calendar listing found here.
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Historian Ed Baptist, Cornell University, will give three presentations for the Department of Historyís Marjorie Fortunoff Mayrock Lecture Series on February 24
Contributed by Jonathan Ablard on 02/23/2015
Dr. Ed Baptist, Associate Professor of History at Cornell University, will be on campus Tuesday, February 24, to share insights from his new book The Other Half Hasnít Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism (Basic Books) and from his crowdsourcing project, Freedom on the Move. In a review of Dr. Baptistís new book, the Daily Beast notes that ďBaptist turns the long-accepted argument that slavery was economically inefficient on its head, and argues that it was an integral part of America's economic rise."
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Contributed by Estela Santos-Pape on 02/23/2015
Luca Maurer, program director of the Center for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Education, Outreach, Services, authored a chapter in the new book How I Got Into Sex…Ed, an anthology of 60+ essays written by sexuality educators published by the Center for Sex Education.
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Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 02/23/2015
The Campus Life Committee is seeking nominations from faculty, staff and students for outstanding graduating seniors who would like to be considered for this honor. The nomination deadline has been extended to Friday, February 27, 5pm.
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Associate Professor Rachel Wagner’s husband John was seriously injured in a terrible automobile accident last week. You may have heard about it in the news late last week, involving a head-on collision with a dump truck in white-out conditions in Ovid, New York.
John is expected to make a full recovery but it will take a few months. It is anticipated that he will be released from the hospital within the next day or so of this writing.
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Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 02/23/2015
Submitted on behalf of Tanya Saunders, Assistant Provost
Hersey Egginton, Director of the ICNYC Program, will be in attendance to answer any of your questions.
This general session is for all students and majors. We look forward to seeing you!
Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 02/23/2015
Are you interested in an internship experience in beautiful Washington, DC? If so, please attend the information session scheduled for 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 26 in BUS 111.
Ithaca College has an arrangement with the Cornell in Washington Program (CIW) that allows you to study full-time in Washington, DC and to take advantage of the wonderful internship opportunities the City offers.
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Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) participated in five panels at the International Studies Association annual meeting.
Contributed by Chip Gagnon on 02/23/2015
Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) attended the 56th annual meeting of the International Studies Association, in New Orleans, Louisiana, February 18-21, 2015. He participated in five panels:
It Starts Here: Jobs & Internships With Over 70 Companies At 2015 Spring Job & Internship Fair This Wednesday (2/25)!
Contributed by John Fracchia on 02/23/2015
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Contributed by Jill Ackerman on 02/23/2015
Please join us as Majors in the department of Physics and Astronomy give talks on their research:
Eli Adler: Understanding the characterization of thin film growth
Connor Shea: The Characteristic Phase Transitions of Cobalt Doped Barium Iron Arsenide Single Crystals
Jonathan Smucker: Temperature of the Ithaca College MOT
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Contributed by Nancy Reynolds on 02/22/2015
February 22-28 is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week (NEDAW), and the theme this year is “I had no idea.” It is time to dispel some of the common myths about eating disorders and to get the real facts.
Up to twenty four million people of all ages and genders suffer from an eating disorder in the United States. These are serious, potentially life-threatening illnesses, not lifestyle choices. Eating disorders impact not only those who are ill, but also their friends, family, and the whole community.
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Contributed by Carol Hansen on 02/22/2015
Professor and ENVS Chair Jason Hamilton made a presentation on Sustainability Science to faculty and students at the Wells College Science Colloquium on Friday 20 February.
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