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IC Fit Kids for Summer 2015

Contributed by Scott Tuohy on 05/12/2015 

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IC Fit Kids is a fitness program designed to provide a foundation of fitness to the children of current Ithaca College Faculty and Staff at the Ithaca College Robert R. Colbert Wellness Clinic!  Fit Kids will provide your child with coaching to improve running, strength and conditioning, or improve overall fitness based on their age, experience, and fitness goals. The coaches are students in the Exercise and Sport Sciences program (overseen by nationally certified faculty and staff) who will provide a sound training program along with the understanding of essential exercise technique.

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Summer Hours 2015!

Contributed by Tanisha Malone on 05/12/2015 

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Summer Hours will begin Friday, May 22, 2015, and continue through August 7, 2015. During this period, full-time employees will work two fewer hours (37-1/2 hours reduced to 35-1/2, 40 hours reduced to 38 hours) and receive their usual compensation. Ithaca College’s official business hours will end at 3:00 p.m. on Fridays
instead of 5:00 p.m. This year, there will be 11 Fridays on which the official hours will be reduced by two hours as the 4th of July holiday will be recognized on Friday, July 3, 2015.

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Submitted on behalf of Robert Cree, Associate Vice President for Business and Finance

Given that the academic year is coming to a close, I wanted to take this opportunity to update the campus community on the progress to date of the Strategic Sourcing initiative.

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Seeking children 2-4 years of age to participate in a sensory, movement, and play group this Fall!



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Beginning June 1st Print Services will permanently eliminate the morning run and pick up of manual print requests from departments and individuals on campus. This will also include returning to the sender applicable attachments sent to for printing that can be sent through WebCRD.

As of June 1, 2015, the WebCRD system will be the main mechanism for all standard campus print jobs.

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In recognition of Associate Provost Carol G. Henderson’s contributions and accomplishments at Ithaca College, please join us in a farewell reception on Thursday, May 14, 2015, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. in the Clark Lounge. 

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 The Catholic Community will be hosting a special Mass for Ascension Thursday March 14 at 4:30 PM in Muller Chapel. All are welcome to attend!

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May session starts Tuesday, May 12, 2015. 

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Commencement is scheduled to take place at Butterfield Stadium at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 17th.  The Academic Procession forms at 8:30 a.m. on the Academic Quad.  The Procession to Butterfield Stadium begins at 8:50 a.m.

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Trautman-Mosher’s thesis, “Various and Sundrys for the Indians: The Creation of an Anglo-Abenaki Middle Ground at Fort Richmond, Maine, 1720-1755,” built upon archaeological work (sponsored primarily by the Maine Historic Preservation Commission), he has done for the past several summers.  His defense took place in front of thesis adviser Vivian Bruce Conger and committee members Michael Trotti and Jonathan Ablard.

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The transition to PayFlex for both Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Accounts is now complete.  You can access your PayFlex accounts via Aetna Navigator at Or you can check out the PayFlex website at for a personal walk through of PayFlex. If you have additional questions about PayFlex, your spending accounts, or health saving accounts please join us for one of our PayFlex information sessions on the following dates & times.

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Hangar Theatre Discount!

Contributed by Arno Selco on 05/08/2015 

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When you subscribe to the 2015 Hangar Theatre season, you see all four mainstage productions practically for the cost of three. Don't worry about summer travel conflicting with your ticket dates. The Hangar box office staff will happily and efficiently exchange your tickets for an alternative date when you give them a call. In the video below, Jen Waldman, Artistic Director (and a former student of mine!) describes the exciting 2015 mainstage season. See you at the Hangar!

  Hangar Theatre 2015 Season Announcement - YouTube Hear from Hangar Theatre Artistic Director, Jen Waldman about the 2015 Mainstage Summer Season. Learn a little bit about why she chose the plays and what you... Watch now...


Ithaca College in the Media

Contributed by Megan Wolk on 05/08/2015 

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Quoted in the Media: Faculty members Lisa Barnard, Scott Hamula, Patrick McKeon and Annemarie Farrell; Staff member Robin Davis; and student Crystal Kayiza. For more information on the following articles, please visit the IC in the Media Page.

IC in the Media

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The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Educational Affairs invites the campus to a farewell reception for Dean Leslie Lewis.   In recognition of Dean Leslie Lewis’s contributions to the institution, a reception will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 4:00-5:30 pm in Clark Lounge of the Campus Center

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Submitted on behalf of Linda Petrosino, Interim Provost/VPEA

Previous announcements have indicated a re-organization within the Provost and Educational Affairs area.  An additional change is the position elimination of   Associate Provost for Faculty and Student Advancement effective May 31, 2015.  The responsibilities associated with that position have been redistributed across several areas within the Provost Office and Educational Affairs.   For information regarding the redistribution of responsibilities please call Karen Emnett in the Provost Office. 

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May session starts Tuesday, May 12, 2015. 

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Do you ever feel like every time you turn around  a new friend or family member is diagnosed with cancer? Are you trying to think what you personally can do to turn that around? Well, I don't know about you, but I'm getting tired of watching that cancer show...hand me the remote! I'm changing the channel on cancer!

The Tompkins County Relay for Life will be held on campus on the outdoor track on Saturday, July 11th, raising money to support cancer research. Ithaca College's team, IC Hope, has long been one of the top teams in the Relay, a tradition we want to continue!  We invite you to join us for our first organizational meeting on Monday, May 11th at noon in the "Glass Room" in the Snack Bar. Bring your enthusiasm and creativity and we will bring experienced members who will tell you all about the event! Together we will plan this year's successful mission!

See you there!

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Therapeutic Recreation students Harmony Graves Malone, Kate Basile, Rachel Sitek and Angela Miranda co-presented a four-hour pre-conference institute with Dr. Janice Elich Monroe, Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies, at the New York State Therapeutic Recreation Association’s 20th Annual Multi-Day Conference held April 25-28 in Saratoga Springs, New York.

The institute titled, The BREATH {Pathway: Enhancing Functional Skills and Coping Strategies of Stroke Survivors, highlighted the results of a pilot study of a Therapeutic Recreation/Speech Language Pathology and Audiology intervention that was implemented at the Center for Life Skills during the Fall 2014 semester.

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