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Contributed by Gordon Rowland on 11/05/2014
Colleagues, Please note that any three IICC mini-courses will now count in the Inquiry, Imagination, and Innovation or World of Systems theme, and as a Humanities or Social Science perspective. As always, these are:
* short courses on systems thinking, synthesizing expertise, creativity, and character
* active hands-on learning; no lectures
* lots of fun
* the courses will help you make connections among what you are studying in different courses inside and outside your majors
* this can make learning more lasting and more useful in meeting complex real-world challenges
* courses are one credit and are graded pass/fail
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Contributed by Irene Scott on 11/05/2014
As a member of NERCOMP (NorthEast Regional Computing Program), all Ithaca College administration, faculty, staff and students are eligible to attend workshops and Professional Development Opportunities at the discounted rate.
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Contributed by Alicia Swords on 11/05/2014
Learn about community responses to the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/05/2014
With Thanksgiving on it's way, November is typically the time to give thanks, but reflecting on what you are thankful for throughout the year can boost your well-being. Read more about "Being Thankful" in the BalanceWorks November Newsletter.
Faculty and Staff- Nominate your students for the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership
Contributed by Samantha Stafford on 11/05/2014
The nomination process is now open for the Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership. This award is Ithaca College's recognition of outstanding juniors and seniors, who excel in academic achievement, perform service to the College community, and represents an exemplary level of accomplishment. The names of students selected for the award will then be submitted to the national Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
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Contributed by Rachel O'Campo on 11/05/2014
Intercom for Wednesday
Are you on a meal plan and want to give your dinner a boost? For $8 extra you can add a juicy steak to your plate, choose from 6oz Filet, 12oz New York Strip, or 12oz Rib Eye! Tonight and tomorrow only, Dining Services will feature Stone Steakhouse Station in Campus Center Dining Hall! Simply swipe your ID card and pay $8 at the register. No meal plan, no problem! Just add $8 to the cost of your dinner!
Payment types accepted are: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Bonus Bucks, and ID Express.
Contributed by Don Austin on 11/05/2014
There are 5 awesome events coming up for Native American Theme Month!
Body Modification and Tattooing of the Northeast Woodland Indians
Presented By Michael Galban, Public Historian at the Ganondagan State Historic Site
Wednesday, November 5
5:00pm – 6:00pm
*Will count for SLI credit*
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Stipends available for faculty to teach spring 2015 block II mini courses for FLEFF (Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival
Contributed by Warren Schlesinger on 11/05/2014
Several stipends are still available for faculty interested in teaching 1 credit hour block II mini courses in conjunction with the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. Faculty from all departments are encouraged to offer mini courses. Mini courses should be designed to take advantage of FLEFF films and events. FLEFF will run from April 6-12, 2015. The theme for this year’s Festival is Habitats.
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 11/04/2014
ITS offers technology workshops every week on a variety of topics and software applications in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:
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Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 11/04/2014
Working outside the United States can be simple or more complicated than you imagined, depending on what you want to do or where in the world you want to go. This workshop will help you figure out how to job search and network internationally, relocate and adjust to new cultural norms, and offer best practices for launching an international career.
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Submitted on behalf of Linda Petrosino, Interim Provost and Vice President for Educational Affairs.
Students of Ithaca College:
On November 15th, SUNY Cortland will host the annual Cortaca Jug game, with our varsity football teams vying for possession of the Jug. We are all very proud of the accomplishments of both teams and believe that the game this year will once again be a great one.
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The Center for Print Production is delighted to announce our new on-line print submission tool, WebCRD.
Contributed by Wayne French on 11/04/2014
This new tool allows cutting edge technology to make it simple and fast to submit your print jobs to the Center for Print Production.
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Contributed by Lynda Walters on 11/04/2014
As part of the interview process for the position of Director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race and Ethnicity – You are invited to a presentation by Dr. Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology. The presentation will be held on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm in Clark Lounge.
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Webinar: New Media Consortium (NMC) On the Horizon> Creating Authentic Learning Opportunities + Discussion
Contributed by Wade Pickren on 11/04/2014
Contributed by Melissa Gattine on 11/04/2014
Chris Kelly, a writer and stage manager at Saturday Night Live, will be on campus Thursday, November 6, 2014. He will speak at 4:00 p.m. in the Park Hall Auditorium. The session is open to all students.
Kelly will talk about his job as a stage manager, how he got started, and some "war stories" from SNL.
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Scholarship of Teaching and Learning and the Human Subjects Research Approval Process Workshop- Monday November 10
Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 11/04/2014
Monday, November 10- Scholarship of Teaching and Learning and the IC Human Subjects Research Approval Process – 3:10 pm – 4:05 pm – Center for Faculty Excellence – 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Miranda Kaye, Assistant Professor of Exercise and Sport Sciences, with the assistance of Melinda Cozzolino, Chair of HSR and Associate Professor and Chair Graduate Program, Occupational Therapy and MaryAnn Taylor, Coordinator, Sponsored Research
After a brief introduction to SoTL practices and sample projects, we will focus on the practical steps of obtaining Ithaca College Human Subjects Review Board (HSR) approval for conducting this research. Potential topics include:
• Knowing whether or not you need to get HSR approval.
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Contributed by Naeem Inayatullah on 11/03/2014
Chip Gagnon, Associate Professor of Politics, was an invited participant at the workshop "Sources of Populism in the Balkans" held in Marija Bistrica, Croatia. The Workshop was organized by the Centre for Southeast European Studies, University of Graz and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Zagreb on October 30-31.
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Contributed by Radio Cremata on 11/03/2014
Dr. Radio Cremata, Assistant Professor of Music Education, presents research at several conferences in England, Missouri, Florida, Texas and Rhode Island.
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