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Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.

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The Ithaca College School of Business has joined the PhD Project, an organization whose mission is to increase the diversity of corporate America by increasing the diversity of business school faculty. Sean Reid, Dean of the School of Business, says, I am very excited that Ithaca College has become a participating institution in the PhD Project. Our accrediting body, AACSB International and several partners including the KPMG Foundation, the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC), and the Citi Foundation established the PhD Project hopeful that a more diverse business faculty would lead to advances in workplace diversity. As a participating institution, the Ithaca College School of Business will have access to a talent pipeline of diverse business faculty who will better prepare our students for success as future business leaders.

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Dr. Stephen Tropiano, associate professor of screen studies and director of the Ithaca College Los Angeles Program, delivered a public lecture in March at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism on the University of Southern California campus. 

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Dr. Matthew Holtmeier, Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow in Screen Studies, recently presented at the annual Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) conference in Atlanta. 

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Do You Want to Win a Tablet?

Contributed by Katie Sack on 04/07/2016 

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In conjunction with National Financial Literacy Month, we are pleased to team up with TIAA to bring faculty and staff the newest What's Your Financial IQ Challenge 2.0. By testing your financial know-how, you could win a tablet computer

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The Office of Human Resources invites you to attend the IC My Future Retirement Planning Program on April 26. The event will be held 10am to 2pm in the Emerson Suites. There will be 3 sets of concurrent education seminars available for you to choose from depending on what interests you and where you are at in the retirement planning process. Please feel free to attend just 1 of the seminars, or 3!

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The Office of Human Resources invites you to attend the IC My Future Retirement Planning Program on April 26. The event will be held 10am to 2pm in the Emerson Suites. There will be 3 sets of concurrent education seminars available for you to choose from depending on what interests you and where you are at in the retirement planning process. Please feel free to attend just 1 of the seminars, or 3!

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A budget helps you determine whether you can grab that bite to eat or should head home for a bowl of soup.  

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Don't miss this opportunity to learn from ENVS naturalist, snake charmer, tracker and department chair Jason Hamilton. He will be teaching two classes this spring/summer that can bring you into closer contact with the local landscape. 

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Mauk’s pedagogical method, Saxophone Warm-Ups, was recently published in the People’s Republic of China. Mauk toured China in 2012 and presented concerto and recital performances, as well as master classes in several cities. His association with the premiere saxophone professor in China, Yusheng Li, led to his method being published there. The book was released only last month and will be one of the few English language saxophone books to be translated into Chinese. 

The Marketing/Law Department in the School of Business and the Ithaca College chapter of the America Marketing Association are pleased to recognize this year's inductees into the Alpha Mu Alpha international honorary marketing society.

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April 11, 2016 12:00-1:00 (feel free to bring your lunch) 316 Gannett Center, Center for Faculty Excellence

Open to faculty, staff, and students.

Presented by Dr. Andres Rios Molina, Historian, National Autonomous University of Mexico

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At the MLA Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio, Kris presented "Teaching Performance-Based Research Skills: Student Reflections and Experiences".  

     

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On campus church service at 5PM in Muller Chapel.

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The School of Business is excited to announce that Assistant Professor of Management Narges Kasiri has been awarded a Fulbright Innovation Grant for summer 2017. She will be collaborating with researchers at the University of Cologne in Germany and the University of Parma in Italy on a project studying the adoption of Radio Frequency Identification by retailers.

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Have a car? Share a ride with other Ithaca College commuters and make a difference by reducing your carbon footprint and help relieve traffic congestion. Looking for a ride? Post a ride at www.zimride.com/ithaca/ and find matches with those who are going the same way.

 

The Ithaca College - Cornell University (ICCU) Exchange Program provides Ithaca College undergraduate students the chance to take up to 4 credits at Cornell as part of their full-time IC tuition.

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Employee Benefits & Work/Life Brief-April 2016 

You can find information regarding the approval process AND applicable forms at http://www.ithaca.edu/riskmanagement/driving/.

Please note: Risk Management can only accept the most current driver information form (revised January 2016). Should your department or area have older copies of the driver information form, please dispose of them.

Also on this site you will find the Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Procedures document, which every driver should be familiar with if involved in an accident.

There is also useful information regarding domestic and international vehicle rentals from an outside agency.

We request that an employee submit a driver information form only when they have a need to drive; since there is a cost involved in obtaining an individual's Motor Vehicle Record.

If you have questions regarding any of the above or about your status you can call Risk Management at 607-274-3285 or email at: riskmanagement@ithaca.edu.

Thank you!

 You can find information regarding the approval process AND applicable forms at http://www.ithaca.edu/riskmanagement/driving/.

Please note: Risk Management can only accept the most current driver information form (revised January 2016). Should your department or area have older copies of the driver information form, please dispose of them.

Also on this site you will find the Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA) Procedures document, which every driver should be familiar with if involved in an accident.

There is also useful information regarding domestic and international vehicle rentals from an outside agency.

We request that an employee submit a driver information form only when they have a need to drive; since there is a cost involved in obtaining an individual's Motor Vehicle Record.

If you have questions regarding any of the above or about your status you can call Risk Management at 607-274-3285 or email at: riskmanagement@ithaca.edu.

Thank you!