Contributed by Ari Kissiloff on 11/17/2015
Cyndy Scheibe, Executive Director of Project Look Sharp, will present “Engaging Students and Inspiring Teachers with the Power of Inquiry-Based Constructivist Approaches and Multimedia Literacies” on Saturday, Nov. 21 from 1:15-2:30 p.m. at the 2015 National Council of Teachers of English Annual Convention in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 11/17/2015
Communicating with others - peers, faculty and staff, supervisors and colleagues at internships or jobs, or the general public - is something you do every day, so make sure you're doing it professionally. The impressions you make on people can have tremendous impacts on your ability to be successful in the working world. Come to this workshop to learn everything from e-mail and cell phone etiquette, to dining and meeting expectations, to what you should wear in various settings.
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Contributed by Kristin Morse on 11/17/2015
Dean Diane Gayeski, Associate Professor of Strategic Communications Scott Hamula, and Adam Peruta, a former Assistant Professor here in Strategic Communications and now at Syracuse University have been published in Advertising & Society Review. Their article "The Complex Challenge of Branding in Higher Education: Where's The Pedagogy?" focuses on higher education branding and its drivers and challenges.
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submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh
Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) (former Information Technology Services or ITS) is undergoing a major transformation which impacts all provided services. I am writing you today to provide you with a general update about some of the expanded services for teaching and learning that will be coming by the end of the academic year, along with a specific update about our Optical Scanning services.
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Contributed by Kristin Morse on 11/17/2015
Brett Powell, who teaches Media Planning in the Department of Strategic Communication, was recently named to the Central New York 40 Under FORTY Class of 2015.
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Plum Benefits offers exclusive discounts of up to 50% off tickets and up to 60% off hotels, with access to preferred seating and special offers for top shows, attractions, theme parks, sporting events, movie tickets, hotels and much more. Plum Benefits is a unique benefit offered exclusively to companies and their employees.
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Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 11/17/2015
Digital Instruction and Technology Services (DIIS, formerly ITS) is pleased to announce support for Microsoft OneDrive for Business beginning November 17, 2015.
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Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) participated in four panels/events at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association-North East.
Contributed by Chip Gagnon on 11/17/2015
Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) attended the annual meeting of the International Studies Association-North East, Providence, Rhode Island, November 6-7, where he participated in four panels/events:
Did you know that The American Diabetes Association estimates that the total national cost of diagnosed diabetes in the U.S. is $245 billion? This means that 1 in every 10 health care dollars is spent on treating diabetes and its complications.
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 11/17/2015
As of today, all students, staff, and faculty of Ithaca College have unlimited access to lynda.com, an online video training resource. Through our lyndaCampus agreement, our campus has access to over 4,000 video courses, covering a wide range of topics from Accounting to Web Development. With courses for all skill levels, practice environments, exercise files, and on-the-go learning from your laptop, tablet, and mobile device, lynda provides something for everyone. This is a huge advancement in our ability to provide self-paced, just-in-time learning to our community and to enrich teaching and learning here at Ithaca College.
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Contributed by Michael Serino on 11/16/2015
The Ithacan will be hosting a Twitter Chat in collaboration with the University of Missouri's two newspapers, The Columbia Missourian and The Maneater, from 7–8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17. The chat will discuss how to ethically cover topics regarding racial issues in both a campus and a broader community. We hope this collaboration will provide a dialogue between aspiring and current journalism professionals and further the conversation between the media and the public. Use the hashtag #RaceReportingICMU to ask questions and engage.
Contributed by Wade Pickren on 11/16/2015
December 2, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
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Pathways Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Training for Faculty and Staff - Fri 11/20 (1:15 - 2:45 PM)
Contributed by Paul Mikowski on 11/16/2015
All faculty and staff are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing academic or other distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.
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Contributed by Jacob White on 11/16/2015
This Tuesday (11/17), the Department of Writing's Handwerker Reading Series will feature readings of creative prose by faculty writer Professor Catherine Taylor and student writers Kimberly Nicolas and Gretchen Hohmeyer. This reading will take place at 6:00pm in the Handwerker Gallery (Gannett Center) and will feature the following writers:
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Want to win a $25 gift card to Miracle Nails, $20 gift card to Le Nails or a Free Haircut from Supercuts? Stop by North Foyer on Monday, November 16th from 10 am - 5 pm to enter to win. Raffle tickets are $1 for 1 or $5 for 6. Want a manicure that day? Sign up for a maniCURE here!
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Contributed by Jill Ackerman on 11/16/2015
Please join us for a talk with Rebecca Metzler, Colgate University: Composition and Structure of Oyster Cement Provides Unique Materials Properties
Rebecca Metzlera, Rebecca Rista, Erik M. Albertsb, Jonathan J. Wilkerb,c
aDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Colgate University, 13 Oak Dr., Hamilton, NY 13346 bDepartment of Chemistry, Purdue University, 560 Oval Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47907 cSchool of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, 701 West Stadium Ave., West Lafayette, IN 4907
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Prof Barbara Baird (Cornell) presents "Zooming in on Spatial Control of Receptor Mediated Cellular Responses" Tuesday at 4 PM
Contributed by Jamie Ellis on 11/16/2015
Please join the Chemistry Department in welcoming Prof. Barbara Baird, Cornell University, on Tuesday, November 17th in CNS 333 @ 4 pm.
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Contributed by Andrew Kosinuk on 11/15/2015
The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is providing notice of a fraud scheme that has been reported as targeting students at several colleges and universities. Please be aware if you encounter something similar that it is not legitimate and report specifics to the Office of Public Safety at 607-274-3333.
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