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Contributed by Angela Branneman on 04/29/2014
Admission is FREE. The 50-minute show will begin on the Ithaca College quad in front of the library. Comfortable shoes are recommended. Bring your curiosity and playfulness (and maybe an umbrella)!
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Information Technology Services would like to remind Instructors that all Optical Scanning exams that are processed will be moved into the Instructors Sakai Drop Box and all Course Evaluations processed will also be moved to the Administrative Assistant's Drop Box.
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Dr. Lynn Gitlow, associate professor in the Department of Occupational Therapy, was recently named a fellow of the American Occupational Therapy Association. This honor is given to occupational therapists who, with their knowledge and expertise, have made significant contributions to continuing education and the professional development of other members of the AOTA.
Gitlow was one of just 36 people named a fellow in 2014. Fewer than 850 people have been given this honor nationally since 1973. Gitlow is the second Ithaca College faculty member to earn this honor. Carole Dennis was the first in 2012.
The Office of Human Resources’ second annual Ithaca College IC My Future, a retirement planning open house, was a great success! We were pleased to see so many of you attend the event to take advantage of being able to interact personally with representatives from various resources to help you plan for your future.
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SLPA faculty, students present at New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association annual convention
Contributed by Matt Morgan on 04/29/2014
The Department of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology was well represented last weekend at the New York State Speech-Language-Hearing Association annual convention in Saratoga Spring, New York.
Five faculty members (Tina Caswell, Jana Waller, Mary Pitti, Amy Rominger, and Luanne Andersson) and four students (Sharon Beltaine, Danica Carlson, Kaitlyn Risberg, and Casey Phillips) presented at the conference:
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Contributed by MaryAnn Taylor on 04/29/2014
Submitted by Marisa Kelly, Provost
Please join me on Thursday, May 1st for the final Faculty Colloquium of the academic year.
Dr. Vivian Bruce Conger, Associate Professor and Robert Ryan Professor in the Humanities, Department of History, will be presenting “Sally Franklin Bache: Learning from the Past or Charting a New Course?”
Professor Conger received her Ph.D. from Cornell University in 1994. Her research interests include American Colonial and Revolutionary History and Women’s History.
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"What All Educators Should Know About the Impact of the Common Core State Standards," Wednesday April 30 at 5:30 p.m.
Contributed by Matt Morgan on 04/29/2014
The Ithaca College All College Teacher Education Committee (ACTEC) is sponsoring an event titled "What All Educators Should Know About the Impact of the Common Core State Standards," on Wednesday April 30th from 5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. in Textor 101.
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Contributed by Estela Santos-Pape on 04/29/2014
LGBT initiatives at Ithaca College were highlighted in articles by Buzzfeed and Nerd Scholar. Ithaca College's LGBT friendliness was recognized by Buzzfeed in "The 25 Best Colleges and Universities for LGBT Students.” It was lauded for having the "Most Innovative" LGBTQ initiatives by Nerd Scholar.
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Contributed by Beth Rugg on 04/29/2014
VHS technology is fading away. Digital Media Services is available to help with converting copyright-cleared VHS titles to DVD and has compiled information concerning the demise of this technology. We know, for many of you, information contained on VHS is an important part of your curriculum and we don't want you to be caught by surprise.
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Please join us for a retirement reception for Stephen Hilbert, Professor of Mathematics. The reception will be held on Thursday, May 8 from 4:30 – 6:00 pm in Klingenstein Lounge.
Contributed by Arlene Dende on 04/28/2014
Steve has been a professor in the mathematics department at IC since 1968. He has been a college marshal for the last several years.
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Contributed by Theresa Radley on 04/28/2014
Read Club Hub Volume 4 Issue 13 to learn how Athlete Ally is making a difference. Also learn about the many great events that happened on campus.
Contributed by Karen Sunderland on 04/28/2014
Some Firefox users have reported (and ITS has confirmed) that word wrap in OWA is not working correctly when typing a message (the typed text does not wrap to a new line). Microsoft acknowledges the problem and is investigating. The workaround is to use a different Web browser, such as Chrome or Internet Explorer (Windows), or Chrome or Safari (Mac).
The large number of students using test accommodations through Student Disability Services during finals week necessitates careful planning for adequate test space, proctors, readers, scribes, and to ensure test security.
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Submitted on behalf of Provost Marisa Kelly.
The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Educational Affairs will be hosting a farewell receptionfor Dr. David Garcia on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in Clark Lounge of the campus center.
After ten years at Ithaca College, David will be leaving to assume the role of Provost at Carthage College.
Please plan to join us!
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Karen Emnett at email@example.com or (607) 274-7918. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.
Come on down to IC Square at 6 Monday evening to pick up a copy of The Ithacan's Year in Review, hot off the press. Grab some friends and remember the year that students rioted after Cortaca, Seth Meyers came to IC, the TC Lounge was shut down and students all over fought for their rights.
6 p.m., IC Square in the Campus Center.
Contributed by Tony Tabone on 04/27/2014
In the Outlook Web App (myhome.ithaca.edu), you can quickly search your calendar for events using the "search calendar" box in the top, left-hand corner of the OWA window.
Note: If you do not see the search box, you will first need to expand the navigation pane by clicking the chevrons ">>" in the top, left-hand corner of the OWA window.
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