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Dacia Maraini, a world-renowned novelist, journalist, playwright and activist, will give a lecture entitled "Saints and Rebels: Portraits of Women in History" at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014, at the Handwerker Gallery. Maraini will talk about the representation of women in her plays and novels.

The lecture will be followed, at 6:00 p.m., also at the Handwerker Gallery, by the dramatic reading of Dacia Maraini's play, Charlotte Corday, translated by Marella Feltrin-Morris and adapted by Emily Jackson.

 

 

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ITS offers computing workshops every week on a variety of topics in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering training on Taskstream, Sakai, Excel, Photoshop, Powerpoint, WPM, and Access from Monday, March 3 through Friday, March 7.

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A longtime administrator with an extensive background in facilities leadership and management has been named associate vice president for facilities at Ithaca College. Timothy Carey, who has served since 2007 as associate vice president for facilities services at Montclair State University, will join Ithaca College on March 24.

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You don't need to be on a meal plan to participate! The surveys is open to all IC Students, Faculty and Staff!

It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

1. Click Here to complete the short online dining survey.

2. Insert your name and email address at the end of the survey and hit submit!

3. That's It! You're entered to WIN a GOOGLE NEXUS 7 Tablet!

Good luck everyone and thank you for your feedback!

 

(only one entry per person, please)

Physics & Astronomy student, Katherine Kennovin, studies star formation from NASA’s airborne observatory

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The Provost and Vice President for Educational Affairs (VPEA) would like to invite all members of the campus community to an art exhibition by our very own Ithaca College students on Monday, March 17, 2014, from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. on the 3rd floor of the Peggy Ryan Williams Center. A reception will be included as we hope to create a relaxed and informal environment to view the artwork.

 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact the Provost’s Office at (607) 274-7918 as much in advance of the event as possible.

 

 Dr. Janet Galván conducted the Texas Two-Year College All-State Chorus at the Texas Music Educators Association in San Antonio, Texas on February 15.  

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 Dr. Janet Galván presented a session to a standing-room only crowd at the Eastern Division Conference of the American Choral Directors Association in Baltimore, Maryland on February 13.

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Join us on Tuesday, March 4th as we celebrate Mardi Gras, New Orleans style! We'll have a special menu along with music and merriment to go around! 

Come dressed in costume or in your best Purple, Green and Gold attire. Certain masqueraders will survey the landscape and hand out prizes to those dressed to the 9's! So, break out your masks and feathers and come join the good times!

 Join us on Tuesday, March 4th as we celebrate Mardi Gras, New Orleans style! We'll have a special menu along with music and merriment to go around! 

Come dressed in costume or in your best Purple, Green and Gold attire. Certain masqueraders will survey the landscape and hand out prizes to those dressed to the 9's! So, break out your masks and feathers and come join the good times!

Check out our Facebook Page for our Mardi Gras Menu! "Like" us while you're at it! You'll get sneak peaks for Dining Hall events.

ENVS Assistant Professor Paula Turkon , who holds a PhD in Anthropology from Arizona State University and has done extensive field research in Mexico and the American Southwest,  will be presenting a lecture and teaching demonstration on Thursday 27 February from 12:10 to 1:00 pm in CNS 112. Her teaching/research interests lie with ethnobotany and prehistoric human-environment relationships described through food and agriculture. She has used tree-ring analysis to examine the relationship between climate change and the collapse of a major archaeological site in Mesoamerica.

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Handwerker Gallery’s 'artist talk' this Thursday, Feb. 27, will feature local artist Katie Waugh, whose media piece Build Up is being projected in the Gannett Center stairwell rotunda (outside of the Ithaca College library) in a continuous loop from January 22 to March 7, 2014.

Beginning at 6 p.m. in the main lobby, Waugh will introduce her practice and present completed works and projects in progress. 

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Make sure you are protecting your privacy while using your Apple devices. Double check that your device is fully updated with all available system updates.

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If you are looking for health and wellness information and events, look no further. Below you will find a list of upcoming, on-campus events geared toward a healthier you. Click on the title of each event for more detailed information.  

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Submitted on behalf of the Whalen Symposium Steering Committee:

The creation and production of live performances falls under a category of research known as the “scholarship of discovery.” This body of research and scholarly contribution is central to the education of students in the visual and performing arts.

This year the Whalen Academic Symposium is accepting live performance submissions from students.  Faculty sponsors may submit a performance using the online submission form found on the Whalen Symposium Website.  Once submitted, students may then submit abstracts for either:   Music Performance or Theatre/Dance Performance.  

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FYRE Faculty Associate Information Sessions:

  • Tuesday, February 25th 12:00 – 1:00p (Friends 205, Friends Hall)
  • Thursday, February 27th 12:00 – 1:00p (Klingenstein Lounge, Campus Center)

Please feel free to bring your lunch to the information session!

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Due to illness, the recruiter is not able to join us for today's scheduled session.  This session will be re-scheduled so please visit ithaca.edu/careers, read Intercom, follow our social media profiles or contact the office for the new date.  Thank you.

The Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History offers internships in many fields including:

  • archival science, curatorial research and collections
  • design and graphics, public relations
  • jazz and other music history and programming
  • public relations and communications
  • museum management
  • education and public programs production
  • textile and paper conservation

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This year's panelists include representatives of the following organizations:

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President Tom Rochon seeks nominations of self or others to serve on the President’s Advisory Council for Diversity (PAC-D).  This council, composed of faculty and staff, will have several vacancies as a result of terms ending May 31, 2014.

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Over 1000 students at IC are using student response systems on campus and a dozen faculty are making use of both the Turning Technologies system and other web-based systems.  There are many ways of using the systems including engaging students in large lectures, assessment, and attendance.  Several events are scheduled this spring to share the possibilities of this technology. 

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Book launch for Writing Professor Cory Brown's fourth book of poetry, "What May be Lost"

 

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