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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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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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Ron G, known as one of the hottest upcoming comedians in LA, will open for Seth Meyers when he performs at Ithaca College on April 12.

Ron G was a finalist on Last Comic Standing and named the 2010 College Comic of the Year. He is also a 2013 recipient of a one-year talent holding deal with NBCUniversal.

About Ron G:

This former class clown decided it was time to graduate from the classroom and take his act to the world's stage.

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
12:00 - 2:00 p.m., Garden Level of Peggy Ryan Williams Center, HR Conference Room

Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Office of Human Resources

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Multiple perspectives on this emerging public health threat will be critically examined from a variety of perspectives, by leading experts and advocates.

Here is the first of our distinguished speakers:

March 31st- Textor Hall room 102 at 7:00pm

Dr. Gail Hansen
Senior Officer, Human Health and Industrial Farming , The Pew Charitable Trusts

Dr. Gail Hansen serves as a senior officer for Pew's campaign on human health and industrial farming, a project aimed at phasing out overuse of antibiotics in food production.

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The Upstate Venture Capital Association of New York (UVANY) and nine colleges based in the Central New York State region will be competing in the upcoming event: "Tomorrow's Leaders: Student eShip in CNY" to be held on Tuesday, April 8th in Emerson Suites.

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The Work/Life Mission Series would like to present our Eating On Campus Tour One! At this Eating on Campus Tour, we will start at Terrace Dining Hall to learn about its various offerings including Kosher Kitchen, Simple Servings’ allergen-free meals, Charleston Market’s home-style options, and the Food Lab’s educational demonstrations. We will also visit the CHS Coffee Cart and Café @ the Business School to explore their various coffee, soup, salad, sandwich, pastry, and snack options. Join us to learn about all of the delicious and healthy food options right here on campus!  

EATING ON CAMPUS TOUR ONE
WHEN: April 4, 2014 from 11:30am - 12:30pm
WHERE: Meet at Terrace Dining Hall 
RSVP to benefits@ithaca.edu
CLICK HERE to visit the Events Calendar

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On April 3rd, 10th and 17th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, in Friends 304, Ithaca College will be joining an community initiative across Ithaca and Tompkins County that is over 1,000 members strong, to view the eye-opening and powerful three-part series (one hour episodes, one episode each night) PBS documentary, Race: The Power of An Illusion. Each episode will be followed by a discussion about the film and its relevance today, that will be facilitated by a representative of the Multicultural Resources Center of Ithaca, in affiliation with Cornell’s Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.

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The City of Ithaca plans to begin street cleaning operations on Monday, March 31, with streets on South Hill among the first on the schedule. The affected streets will be posted with “No Parking” signs 24 hours in advance of the cleaning. All vehicles parked on the street after 7:00 a.m. on the day of the scheduled cleaning will be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense. The standard towing rate in the City of Ithaca is $100 plus sales tax, and storage fees are $25 per day.

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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, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop, Windows Best Practices, and Mac Best Practices from Monday, March 31 through Friday, April 4.

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Stephen Tropiano, associate professor of screen studies and director of the Ithaca College Los Angeles Program, served on a panel entitled "Archive Archaeology: Disrupting the TV Canon" at the 2014 Society for Cinema & Media Studies in Seattle. The panel focused on alternative and non-traditional archives and archiving practices for television historians and scholars.

Introduction to Film Aesthetics and Analysis, one of the longest continuously running courses in the Roy H. Park School of Communications (since 1968), has been named an outstanding, innovative undergraduate introductory media studies course as part of a Mellon Foundation funded benchmarking project housed at Hobart and William Smith College.

The tutors program for this course, instituted three years ago and headed by Associate Dean Bryan Roberts, was also identified as an exemplary and highly effective support system for an introductory media course with a humanities and academic skill building orientation. The report noted the tutor program for an introductory liberal arts course like this in a communications school is unique and represents the leading edge in the field of communications.

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following upcoming events.  Please register now.

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The Marketing 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 fraternity.

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Congratulations to nine Ithaca College aging studies students and a community member who were inducted on March 21 into the Gamma Nu chapter of Sigma Phi Omega (SPO), the national academic honor and professional society in gerontology. SPO was established in 1980 to recognize excellence of those who study gerontology and aging and the outstanding service of professionals who work with or on behalf of older persons.

 

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Professor Kevin Murphy of the Department of English will be speaking to members of Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, about his recent work on the depiction of fatherhood in a selection of Heaney’s poems, ranging from "Digging" in Death of a Naturalist (1966) to "A Kite for Aibhin" in the poet's final collection, Human Chain (2010).

The talk is free and open to the public.

 "Gleaning the Unsaid off the Palpable': Seamus Heaney and the Silent Father"

Tuesday, April 1

5:30-6:30

Business 103

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Karl Niklas, Cornell University

"A Biomechanical Perspective of Plant Evolution"

April 3
4 pm
CNS 112


All are welcome to attend.

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Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at npierce@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3161. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

View other IC Events here.

Please join us on Thursday, April 3, at 6 p.m. in Textor 101, for a special lecture with TJ Ciaravino ‘95 (School of Business alumnus) entitled: “E-Commerce: The Future of Marketing.” 

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See senior class countdown photos, summer internship profiles & more by following 'iccareers,' our new Instagram profile!  If we have at least 200 student followers by Tuesday, we'll award prizes to a few lucky followers.

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Associate Professor Jeff Holmes (Psychology) recently published an article entitled “Impression Management Pressures on Racial Attitude Surveys” in the Social Science Journal.  The article was published online this month and will appear in a forthcoming print edition of the journal.  

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