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We are now accepting nominations, including self-nominations, for the 2017 Senior Class Gift Committee.  

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Greetings!  Please read the following ICC reminders and announcements.

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is moving forward, as planned, with major network maintenance for this weekend, late evening Saturday, March 12th into mid-day Sunday, March 13th. The maintenance is required to replace aging components of our network infrastructure. This upgrade is the first in a series of steps that are planned for the spring and summer to create a more robust, modern network to help minimize issues such as those which disrupted our network over the last several days. 

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Ellie Fitts Fulmer, Assistant Professor of Education, and colleagues presented last week at the US Department of Education’s conference for Math Science Partnerships in Baltimore, MD. The presentation, titled, “Partnering for Success: A Unique Museum-District-Higher Education Partnership” discussed the strengths and challenges of the 12-year teacher professional development program, Greater Allentown Math Science Partnership (GAMSP), in Allentown, PA, of which Dr. Fulmer was a faculty member and coordinator for most of the program’s duration (2005-2013).

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All faculty and staff are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing academic or other distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016, select one session 10:00-11:15 or 2:00-3:15

Presenters: Sherry Deckman, Assistant Professor, Department of Middle and High School Education, Lehman College and Judith Ross-Bernstein, Assistant Director, Center for Faculty Excellence      

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  “The ultimate promise of technology is to make us master of a world that we command by the push of a button” ~ Volker Grassmuck

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) continues to work on an issue that is impacting the ability to access campus computing services from OFF campus and from the IC Airnet and myResNet wireless networks.  

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Raza Rumi (Scholar in residence, Honors Program) recently published an article entitled "Badge of Honour" in India Today on Pakistani filmmaker who received as Oscar for best short documentary

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Marella Feltrin-Morris (Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures) recently published an article entitled "Persuasive Spaces: Translators' Prefaces to the Divine Comedy" in Forum Italicum (Spring 2016). 

 

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Film screening: MONDAY, March 7, 2016 @ 7pm-9pm

Textor 103, ITHACA COLLEGE

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TUESDAY March 8, 2016 @ 10:50am-12:00pm

Q&A with film director Klaudia Kovacs

Job Hall 160

A sociopolitical historical documentary-thriller about the international decline of communism and the 1956 Hungarian Revolution. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Hungarian revolution.

The film encompasses the tense Cold War era (1945–1991) and presents the rivalry of the superpowers during that time. It shows the 1956 Hungarian Revolution as the first catalyst for the future decline of the communist system in 1989.

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Now is the time to build on the momentum of Fall '15!

IC Onward is a collaboration of faculty and staff that envisions a system of governance from the ground up. We invite students, faculty, and staff* to a celebration of what has been achieved so far, and a first conversation toward a collective community governance at IC.

Who is making important decisions that affect us? What is OUR vision? Whose voices are being marginalized, and what are they saying? Share your thoughts and let's listen.

When: TUE March 8th, 7:00-9:30pm

Where: Emerson Suites

Pizza and refreshments.

*For now, upper-level administrators and trustees are asked to respect our need to work without them.

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Submitted on behalf of Dr. Roger Richardson, Associate Provost/Interim Chief Diversity Officer.

Educational Affairs and The Center for the Study of Culture, Race and Ethnicity (CSCRE) are excited to invite current Ithaca College employees who meet the required qualifications to apply for the position of Director of Programs and Outreach.

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The title of his presentation is: “Indigenous Experiences in Higher Education: Resiliency, Masculinity, and Resurgence” and will be presented: Thursday, March 10th, 1:30 – 2:30, CHS 301

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Network Issues

Contributed by Molly Israel on 03/07/2016 

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Posted on behalf of David Weil, director of engagement and implementation

DIIS continues to work on an issue that is impacting the ability to access campus computing services from OFF campus and the IC Airnet wireless network.  

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TODAY! Monday March 7th from 9 am - 5 pm, Hillel will be hosting the annual Shoshana Rudnick Inch-a-thon, that will take place in the North Foyer, on the second floor of Campus Center in Phillips Hall. 

Get 8" of hair cut for FREE or get a $10 haircut! 

All haircuts will be done by professionals from Satori Spa and Center Haircutters!

All money will be donated to Shasheret, a Jewish nonprofit supporting breast cancer & the hair will be donated to Pantene Beautiful Lengths!

Sign up: bit.ly/inchathon or walk in!

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Ithaca Dining Services need your help! Please fill out our survey by March 9th and give us your feedback on your dining experiences at Ithaca. As a bonus for filling out the survey, you’ll be entered to win a Samsung Galaxy Tablet!

 

We’re always trying to improve your dining experiences and would love any feedback you can provide.

Follow this link to the survey: http://vcil.cc/ed0tbx3.

Marcell Fischler ’17:
Low-temperature Physics and its Far-reaching Applications

Andrea N. Santiago-Boyd ’17:
Constraining the Surface Magnetic Field of AGB stars.

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The Office of Human Resources invites you to participate in a 2-hour session designed to serve as a road map in navigating the hiring process from the perspective of the hiring manager.

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Diocesan Day of Penance

Contributed by David Holmes on 03/06/2016 

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On March 9th from 12:30PM to 7:30PM a Priest will be available in Muller Chapel to hear confessions and give the Sacrament of Reconciliation. 

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