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Please join us at the Handwerker Gallery on Thursday, September 3, to hear exhibiting artist Angela Ellsworth speak about her work currently on view in the exhibition, STARTING FROM SCRATCH. Her talk will begin at 6pm and will be followed by a short Q&A.


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Are you concerned about a student?  Introducing the ICare Team and ICare Report for Students in Distress.

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Contributed on behalf of Gerald Hector, Vice President for Finance and Administration

It is with mixed emotions that I announce that Mr. Robert Cree will be resigning his position as Associate Vice President for Finance and Supply Management to become the Chief Financial Officer at Wells College in Aurora, New York. Robert’s last day at Ithaca College will be September 18.

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Please join us Friday September 4th for a special exhibit opening to welcome back students and celebrate the debut of a new body of artwork in the Art Department's downtown gallery.

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Please read about an insurance program that is offered to Ithaca College students and employees. This annual insurance policy covers personal property worldwide. The College does not benefit in any way from this program. However, it is an attractive option, including a low insurance deductible, if you are seeking coverage for your personal belongings, such as computer, mobile devices, items at home, etc. For more detail, please view


The start of school always seems to mark the beginning of Fall. Jump start the season with a little "Fall Cleaning" and check out the great tips in the BalanceWorks September Newsletter

Due to the Labor Day Holiday, timecards for the pay period August 24th - September 6th must be submitted and approved no later than 10:00 AM on Tuesday September 8th in order to be paid on Friday, September 11th.

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We’re looking for faculty to teach in the Honors Program. Below is a list of the many ways by which to serve in this capacity; if you are interested please contact director Tom Pfaff,

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IC Marketplace is here!

Contributed by Dean Casterline on 09/01/2015 

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From the Office of the Director of Procurement:

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On behalf of the search committee, I am pleased to share that Jennifer Campbell has been selected as Ithaca College's new associate vice president (AVP) of marketing communications. Jennifer comes to us from Cornell University, where she oversees communications for the university's advancement operations and is a member of the senior leadership team for its Division of Alumni Affairs and Development (AAD).

As director of communications for AAD, she helped produce the university's first-ever giving day last March; organized a yearlong campaign leveraging Cornell's sesquicentennial anniversary; refined the design, content, and purpose of Ezra magazine, a publication for donors; and led a comprehensive reform of the division's digital marketing efforts, among other roles.

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The School of Humanities and Sciences and the Department of Writing are pleased to present readings by three award-winning writers in the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series this semester: Guggenheim Fellow in Nonfiction Sarah Manguso, National Book Award-winning poet Mary Szybist, and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Edward P. Jones.

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Submitted on behalf of Gerard Turbide, Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management

The Division of Enrollment Management invites you to celebrate Martha Gray’s 27 years of service to Ithaca College at a reception on September 24th from 2:00pm- 4:00pm in Clark Lounge. 

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Nominations must be received in writing.  Rationale and supporting data are expected at the time of nomination, and should include the following information:

 ·         nominee’s name and contact information

 ·         an explanation of how the nominee meets the criteria for honorary degrees

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Stop by IC Square at 3pm TODAY to enjoy some refreshments and cheer on Chris Allinger (radio personality of Q 103.7) as he completes his walk around Tompkins County to raise money for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

Chris will be walking over 100 miles around Tompkins County asking for donations to support the Food Bank of the Southern Tier’s BackPack Program™. Show your support as he stops in IC Square TODAY and enjoy some snacks!


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Ithaca College ITS is pleased to announce that the A&E Center is now ready to begin the testing phase for their new Wi-Fi environment. Between now and September 7th, we are continuously testing the performance of the network and are asking the community for feedback on any issues.

Once testing confirms successful network performance, the building will move from ‘testing’ to a ‘completed’ status. This expected completion will mark the entire completion of the 2014/2105 Wi-Fi Project at Ithaca College!  We are extremely pleased with the special considerations made for the A&E Center as a large public venue and excited to lay the foundation for robust Wi-Fi service in that building.  

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Ithaca College EH&S personnel have begun conducting fire and evacuation drills for all campus owned and occupied buildings.

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 Thanks to Ithaca College Students!  Over the weekend several IC students volunteered to help with the annual One World Market Fair Trade Rug Sale.  

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Get ready to clap and sing along with the Ithaca College Jazz Ensemble! This free one-hour concert will be an enjoyable way for all kids of all ages to learn about this great American music.

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Erika Bucior, Ithaca College, won the Best Poster Presentation Award for “The physiological responses of Brassica rapa (Fast Plants) to nutrient and drought stress” Co-author: Peter Melcher. Presented at the 2015 Botanical Society of America Annual Meeting held in Edmonton, Alberta Canada for the Physiological Section.

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The deadline for winter session 2016 undergraduate course proposals is October 1st.

If you'd like to propose a winter session undergraduate course, contact your department chair.

Questions? Visit the For Faculty site or contact Jen Wofford at

Summer session course proposals due November 1st.

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