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Road Trips to the Real World Registration Deadline Extended to Dec. 6, announcement from Career Services
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Contributed by Rebecca Sexton on 12/02/2013
World's Fare, a station with global appeal, exploring the diversity of dishes from around the world. Each week will have a globally-inspired spin on the menu featuring specialty and regional dishes.
This Week: Explore the flavorful cuisine of Asia
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This is a friendly reminder to students living on campus that all Residence Halls, except for the Circle Apartments and the Garden Apartments, will close for Winter Break at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Saturday, December 21, 2013 and will not reopen until 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2014 (Terrace 03 and Boothroyd Hall will reopen for approved break residents at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2014).
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The Evolution of Plant Traits that Attract Bodyguards
Part of the Department's Seminar Series.
Everyone is welcome to attend!
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at firstname.lastname@example.org or (607) 274-3161. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.
Contributed by Don Austin on 12/02/2013
On Wednesday and Thursday December 4th and 5th from 9am-3pm in the North Foyer (lobby area outside of Emerson Suites) there will be a Holiday Sale hosted by the store in the commons Ten Thousand Villages and one of Ithaca College’s volunteer service organizations Circle K International!
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It's cold outside! Don't hike across campus for a hot cup of coffee!
The Library Café opens today, offering Starbucks coffee, Tazo tea, baked goods, fresh fruit, and more! Our regular hours of operation will be 4:00 PM – 12:00 Midnight, Sunday - Thursday.
Now you don’t have to lose your seat while you study!
Contributed by Jill Ackerman on 12/02/2013
Please join us for a talk with Monica Lilly, Northrop Grumman
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Turn Off Default Event Reminders
Your Outlook calendar can remind you of upcoming meetings and appointments at a set interval before the event. The default setting for new appointments and meetings is a fifteen minute reminder before the actual event time. If you would like to disable the default reminder for new events on your calendar, you can turn this function off in Outlook's calendar settings.
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Contributed by Jenny Stockdale on 12/01/2013
Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at ithaca.edu/concerts; this week's are listed below.
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Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 12/01/2013
Submitted by Marisa Kelly, Provost
Please join me on Thursday, December 5th for the third Faculty Colloquium of the academic year. Dr. Michael Trotti, Department of History, will be presenting “Cultural History and Racial Violence: Case Studies in Why the Humanities Matter.”
Professor Trotti received his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1999. He explores a range of issues in the American past –political, economic, social - but he is particularly interested in pursuing the social implication of change: how developments in American history affected different people (different in class, gender, race, ethnicity.)
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Contributed by Marilyn Dispensa on 12/01/2013
Do you have an idea for using multiple iPads to facilitate a collaborative project in the field, research, classroom, clinical setting or other group project?
Information Technology Services in collaboration with the Center for Faculty Excellence will loan out twenty 3rd generation iPads to faculty members.
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Contributed by Linda Uhll on 12/01/2013
If you have time available during final exam week and can give us a three hour block of time for proctoring exams, please contact us.
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Photography Professor Ron Jude's collaborative book project named one of the best photobooks of the year by TIME
Contributed by Ron Jude on 12/01/2013
Contributed by Wade Pickren on 12/01/2013
The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce a call for proposals for its Faculty-in-Residence program in the academic year, 2014-2015. The program will bring together 3 to 5 faculty members who have proposed a program of study, reflection, planning, and action related to some aspect of faculty excellence and development. Successful proposals will link faculty interests to Ithaca College initiatives. Proposals are especially welcome that address diversity, undergraduate scholarship, research, and creativity, interdisciplinarity, early career development, assessment, and technology-enhanced learning. Each Resident will work on a proposed project and meet regularly with the other Residents and CFE Director for discussion, planning, and collaboration.
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Contributed by Beth Harris on 11/30/2013
On December 4th, Jeff Cohen, Park Center for Independent Media Director and Associate Professor of Journalism, and Ariel Gold, a member of Congregation Tikkun v'Or and coordinator of the Ithaca chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace, will speak about their recent trips to Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories at 7pm. This event will take place in Park 277 and will include a Q&A with the presenters, who had a first-person experience seeing the conflict and current state of this part of the world.
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Did you spend your holiday with aging relatives? Do you want to help them but don’t know how? Are you now a caregiver and looking for answers?
If so, there's still time to register for “Caring for Your Aging Parents,” a two-part webinar series produced by the Gerontology Institute and offered in partnership with the Office of Human Resources. Part 1: “Initiating Caring Conversations,” will be presented Wed., Dec. 4, 1-2 p.m., while Part 2: “Assessing Needs and Resources,” will be available Wed., Jan. 22, 1-2 p.m.
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/29/2013
The Mind, Body, Me wellness team would like to invite all members of Flights 3 & 4 to our Flight Festival on December 12, 2013. The Flight Festival is a celebration of you and your success throughout your first year of the Mind, Body, Me wellness program! This is also a great chance for you to start planning your second year and learn about new tools and resources that have been added to the wellness program!
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/29/2013
The snow has fallen and winter has arrived! What better way to celebrate than to go out and participate in some winter events! We are excited to share the following events with you:
DECEMBER 05: Work/Life Mission Series – What is Pre-Diabetes? Learn the Facts!
DECEMBER 18: Mind, Body, Me Monthly Event – Holiday Wellness Tips (MBM Members Only)
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Contributed by Katie Sack on 11/29/2013
It’s December and the holidays are quickly approaching! While we all love holiday cheer and a break from work, this time of year often comes with an constant flow of sweet treats, specialty drinks, and other festive foods that can spell disaster for those with diabetes. Follow these tips to stay on track through the New Year:
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Contributed by Carol Henderson on 11/27/2013
I am delighted to announce that the Middle States Commission on Higher Education has formally accepted Ithaca College's most recent report, the Periodic Review Report (PRR) we submitted in June 2013. Acting at their November 21st meeting, the Commission also reaffirmed our accreditation, and gave us a commendation for the quality of our PRR process. This is a wonderful achievement, and a major step in maintaining a positive ongoing relationship with Middle States, our regional accrediting agency.
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