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Contributed by Mara Baldwin on 03/30/2014
Please join us in Handwerker Gallery on Wednesday, April 2 at 6:00 p.m. for Sean Fader’s artist talk.
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For the first time, ITHACON, Ithaca's own comic book convention, will be held on the Ithaca College Campus on Saturday, April 5 from 10am to 3pm. The Comic Book Club of Ithaca is the oldest comic book fan club in the United States and has sponsored 38 previous conventions. This year, in collaboration with the Ithaca College departments of English, Writing, Journalism, and Art, they are bringing the convention to the Emerson Suites, Campus Center.
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Contributed by Luca Maurer on 03/30/2014
Special guest filmmaker Eliza Greenwood and her colleague Connor Gillis will introduce the documentary film "Austin Unbound," and provide Q&A after the screening on Monday April 7 at 7 pm in the Handwerker Gallery. The screening and discussion is the final offering of this year's Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen film series. The screening is free and open to the public, and is sponsored by the LGBT Center and the Handwerker Gallery.
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IC alumnus Kristiina Korpus talks about the history of the image of fighting women and girls in Japanese anime, showing how the trope shifts over time, and discussing the ways that it can be used to empower or exploit women. Emerson A noon on Saturday, April 5.
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Contributed by Mara Baldwin on 03/30/2014
Come join us for an artist talk with Chris Vargas and Greg Youmans, who will be speaking about their web series, Falling in Love... With Chris and Greg featured in the exhibition STRANGE BEDFELLOWS, on view at the Handwerker Gallery through April 11. This event will be held on Tuesday April 1st, 2014 at 6:30 PM in the Handwerker Gallery.
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Contributed by Julia Cozzarelli on 03/29/2014
Assistant Professor of Spanish Jorge Garcia presented at a conference, Counterstories of Greater Mexico, at Cornell University on March 22.
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Contributed by Patricia Zimmermann on 03/29/2014
17th Annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival: DISSONANCE
Jonathan Miller, radio journalist and writer
Mon March 31
The lecture and presentation will explore his groundbreaking public radio series, FOOD FOR 9 BILLION.
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Contributed by Thomas Rochon on 03/29/2014
I am pleased to announce that I have appointed Barbara Belyea, faculty member in the Department of Physical Therapy, as the next Faculty Athletics Representative.
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Contributed by Cynthia Smith on 03/28/2014
Come be an Everyday HERO and sign up to donate Blood on Friday, April 11th from 10:00 to 5:00 pm in the Fitness Center. Every 2 Seconds someone in the U.S. needs Blood. Almost everyone will know someone in their lifetime who has needed blood. Only 38% of the population is eligible to donate, but Only 8% actual give. Call 1-800-REDCROSS OR email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment early. Or you can stop by our table in Campus Center Thursday April 3rd from 9:00 am to 3:00pm till Wednesday April 9th.
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"The Business of the Film Business: Challenges, Opportunities and an Unconventional Point of View," with Mark Burg ‘81
Contributed by Paul Deamer on 03/28/2014
Please join the School of Business and the Park School of Communications in welcoming IC alumnus Marg Burg for a special lecture on Thursday April 3, at 12:05 pm, in the Park Auditorium, at the Roy H. Park School of Communications. In his talk, Mark will focus on his unique experiences in the film industry.
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Contributed by Joelle Albertsman on 03/28/2014
The First-Year Residential Experience (FYRE) is an educational, community experience for first-year students with goals of easing first-year student transitions, supporting academic success, and providing opportunities for meaningful interactions with peers, faculty, and staff outside the classroom. A signature of the FYRE program is its connection with the Integrative Core Curriculum themes.
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Have you heard of MyFitnessPal? If not, it’s a great resource that you can use every day to help achieve your health goals! MyFitnessPal is a smartphone app and website that can help you track your daily physical activity, nutrition, and nutrient intake. It’s easy to use, free, and includes many helpful ways to make healthy choices:
For more information about using MyFitnessPal or to create an account, use the following link: http://www.myfitnesspal.com/account/logout
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Monday, March 31, 12.00-1.15 PM
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Contributed by Wade Pickren on 03/28/2014
Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
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Contributed by Linda Uhll on 03/28/2014
The last day that students can sign up to take their final exams with SDS is Wednesday, April 23 since the office needs sufficient time to request copies of tests, plan for accommodation needs, reserve test rooms, and hire proctors/readers/scribes.
If you have not already assigned a final exam date for your class(es), it would be extremely helpful if you could notify students for whom you've received an Academic Adjustment Plan regarding the date/exam seating for your finals so they can submit a test request form before the deadline. Since we average around 300 students during finals week alone, we're unable to accommodate test requests after the April 23rd. deadline.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call Kelly Charnley, Testing Services Specialist, at 274-1257.
Professor Sean Eversley Bradwell Selected as the Keynote Speaker at the 17th Annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium on April 10
Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 03/28/2014
Come and hear Professor Sean Eversley Bradwell, Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity, will speak about research and the Ithaca experience with a presentation titled: "Show and Prove: Moving From What Students Know to Student Constructions of Knowledge” on Thursday, April 10 at 8:45 am in Emerson A, Campus Center.
Show your support for your classmates, fellow students, and colleagues who represent the Martin Luther King and Park Scholars programs, as well as over 150+ sessions of presentations, including 9 musical and theatre performances, and over 50+ student poster presentations by attending from 9:25 AM – 3:30 PM in the Campus Center. The noon-hour session will feature finalist presentations for the Whalen Symposium Awards. There will also be a closing session, featuring the awards ceremony which will begin at 3:30 pm.
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Three Ithaca College professors of music education presented at the New Directions in Music Education Conference at Michigan State University on March 19-22. Drs. Radio Cremata, Chad West and Baruch Whitehead presented research on Informal Learning and After School Music experiences. The conference was host to various national and international researchers interested in advancing new ideas related to music learning with emphasis on opening up possibilities for all children to have greater access and engagement in music education contexts.
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March is Nutrition Month and we're inviting you to join Team No Kid Hungry!
Donations are being taken at all dining retail locations and all proceeds will go to The BackPack Program for Food Bank of the Southern Tier. The BackPack program ensures that children in need don't go hungry over the weekend when they aren't in school. Every Friday, those children receive their food, placed discreetly into their backpacks. The need to supply children from low-income families is consistently rising. It only costs $3.00 to fill a backpack, but any amount helps!
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Contributed by John Bradac on 03/27/2014
Join over 40 employers for an outstanding opportunity to network and to make connections for job and internship opportunities in many different Science Technology Engineering and Math Fields (STEM).
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