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Contributed by Theresa Klinger on 10/14/2014
Fresh off the most recent meeting of the Ithaca College Board of Trustees, held Oct. 8-10, I wanted to let the campus community know about some of the important discussions that took place. We value the opportunity to get together on South Hill every October, not only because of the beautiful fall weather, but also because it allows us to take the pulse of the community as another school year begins.
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Contributed by Leslie Kelly on 10/14/2014
On the heels of Tutor Appreciation Week and in celebration of Disability Awareness Month, Student Accessibility Services (formerly Student Disability Services) and Tutoring Services (formerly Academic Enrichment Services) would like to invite the campus community to a Student Accessibility Services/Tutoring Services Open House, Friday, October 24th from 9am-11am in 110 Towers Concourse.
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Contributed by Anne Theobald on 10/14/2014
Come practice your French in a casual and friendly atmosphere at the weekly French conversation group! French speakers of all levels are welcome. The group is led by a native French student.
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Contributed by Helene Larin on 10/14/2014
We are looking for infants who are 5 month old, weighing less than 30 lbs, have not yet started to crawl on hands and knees and are developing typically. Your child can help us in our work to study the effect of using (or not) a robot to move around and play with toys on cognitive development.
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Contributed by Amy Shippos on 10/14/2014
As fall break approaches we would like to remind everyone that parking rules and regulations are in effect 24/7, all year round. For more information on the Ithaca College Parking Rules and Regulations please visit
Also, as a reminder:
Evening Parking -- A vehicle displaying a red permit may be parked in:
*First-year students with vehicles displaying green permits must be parked in Z-lot at all times*
Contributed by Kristin LiBritz on 10/14/2014
BAE Systems, Inc. will interview students on-campus for its Financial Leadership Development Program (NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MONDAY, OCT. 20). Seniors and graduate students majoring in accounting, business administration or economics are invited to attend an information session and/or to apply for on-campus interviews.
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Contributed by Craig Duncan on 10/14/2014
Do you desire to chart your own course in life, to be “autonomous”? Many people claim they do, but our actions suggest that humans more strongly desire “to fit in” with those around them. This lecture will consider these clashing human desires from the standpoint of evolutionary theory, and explore whether future technology can transform this clash, perhaps by transforming the very structure of human interaction.
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Find out more about how to use the new IC Mentoring Network on LinkedIn and why having career mentors can help make all the difference in your career path. Also learn about important strategies around utilizing LinkedIn to make connections, networking etiquette, and informative career networking groups.
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Contributed by Matt Gorney on 10/14/2014
Ithaca College Information Technology Services is proud to announce that the Whalen Center for Music is the second building to reach completed status for the 2014 Campus Wi-Fi Project.
After a successful testing phase we are confident that the Wi-Fi network is working well and is delivering a strong, reliable wireless connection.
The project is moving on and Williams Hall is next on the list. You can check to see the project status of any building listed on our schedule website: https://www.ithaca.edu/its/services/wireless/campusproject2014/schedule/
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Contributed by Paula Davis on 10/13/2014
John Krout, professor emeritus in gerontology and the founding director of the Ithaca College Gerontology Institute, has co-edited a new text, Aging in Rural Places: Programs, Policies, and Professional Practice, published by Springer last month. Other co-editors are Kristina Hash Ph.D., MSW, and Elaine Jurkowski MSW.
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As a member of NERCOMP (NorthEast Regional Computing Program), all Ithaca College administration, faculty, staff and students are invited to submit proposals for the April annual conference. The deadline is Friday, October 17th. The announcement from NERCOMP is posted below.
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Contributed by Michelle Rios-Dominguez on 10/13/2014
Respectful Accommodations: ADA, Policy and Dignity
Making Ithaca College accessible to all community members will require creative and responsive accommodations. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) addresses the need to make accommodations for persons with disabilities so that they can achieve success in their employment. This workshop provides an insight into what constitutes a “respectful accommodation.” Specific examples of accommodations for employees who have various types of disabilities are included.
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Reminder: KPMG Visiting Campus To Conduct Interviews (Jobs & Internships) - Application Deadline Approaching
Contributed by John Fracchia on 10/13/2014
Career Services is pleased to announce that representatives from KPMG will visit campus on on October 24, 2014 to conduct interviews for the following job and internship opportunities:
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Contributed by Maria Russell on 10/13/2014
William C. Pomerantz '02, University of Minnesota is Chemistry Dept. Seminar guest speaker on Tuesday, October 14th at 4:15 p.m. in CNS 333. Prof. Pomerantz presentation topic will be focused on; “Aromatic Amino Acids: Privileged Side-Chains For Protein-Protein Interaction Inhibitor Discovery”.
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Contributed by Jenny Stockdale on 10/13/2014
Announced this past Friday, the Ithaca College Wind Ensemble placed third in The American Prize in Band/Wind Ensemble Performance college/university edition, one of a series of new, non-profit, national competitions designed to recognize and reward the very best in the performing arts.
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Contributed by Jenny Stockdale on 10/12/2014
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; highlights across the next few weeks are listed below.
Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at ithaca.edu/music/live. Check the expanded webcasting schedule for more information!
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The Fitness Center will be operating with reduced hours in observance of Fall Break. Our Fall Break hours will be as follows:
Wednesday 10/15 - 6:30am - 2:00pm
Thursday 10/16 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Friday 10/17 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Saturday 10/18 & Sunday 10/19 - CLOSED
We will resume our regular academic year hours on Monday 10/20/14.
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