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Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) participated in four panels/events at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association-North East.
Contributed by Chip Gagnon on 11/17/2015
Naeem Inayatullah (Politics) attended the annual meeting of the International Studies Association-North East, Providence, Rhode Island, November 6-7, where he participated in four panels/events:
Did you know that The American Diabetes Association estimates that the total national cost of diagnosed diabetes in the U.S. is $245 billion? This means that 1 in every 10 health care dollars is spent on treating diabetes and its complications.
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Contributed by Tony Tabone on 11/17/2015
As of today, all students, staff, and faculty of Ithaca College have unlimited access to lynda.com, an online video training resource. Through our lyndaCampus agreement, our campus has access to over 4,000 video courses, covering a wide range of topics from Accounting to Web Development. With courses for all skill levels, practice environments, exercise files, and on-the-go learning from your laptop, tablet, and mobile device, lynda provides something for everyone. This is a huge advancement in our ability to provide self-paced, just-in-time learning to our community and to enrich teaching and learning here at Ithaca College.
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Contributed by Michael Serino on 11/16/2015
The Ithacan will be hosting a Twitter Chat in collaboration with the University of Missouri's two newspapers, The Columbia Missourian and The Maneater, from 7–8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17. The chat will discuss how to ethically cover topics regarding racial issues in both a campus and a broader community. We hope this collaboration will provide a dialogue between aspiring and current journalism professionals and further the conversation between the media and the public. Use the hashtag #RaceReportingICMU to ask questions and engage.
IC Theatre will share the story of Homer’s "The Odyssey" transported to the modern world in “Anon(ymous),” written by Naomi Iizuka. Guest directed by Jen Wineman, the production tells the tale of shipwrecked Anon as he considers what it means to be an immigrant in America, searching for home while steering his way though chaos, cruelty and temptation.
Performances will run in the Clark Theatre in Dillingham Center at 8 p.m. on December 1, 3, 4 and 5, as well as at 2 p.m. on December 5 and 6. “Anon(ymous)” is suitable for school-aged children; in fact, the play was originally commissioned by a children’s theatre company.
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Contributed by Wade Pickren on 11/16/2015
December 2, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m., Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
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NEW SEMINAR! African American Politics and Political Thought - 43170 - POLT 40200 - 01 (Wednesdays, 4pm - 6:30pm). AP/PT, Social Sciences/Liberal Arts
Contributed by Carlos Figueroa on 11/16/2015
This seminar explores the main bases (ideas/thought) and substance of politics among black Americans and the relation of black politics to the American political order. This course has two objectives. On the one hand, we will explore the thrust and logic of the strategic political discourse of black Americans in the late 19th century and through the early 21st century.
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Pathways Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Training for Faculty and Staff - Fri 11/20 (1:15 - 2:45 PM)
Contributed by Paul Mikowski on 11/16/2015
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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Contributed by Jacob White on 11/16/2015
This Tuesday (11/17), the Department of Writing's Handwerker Reading Series will feature readings of creative prose by faculty writer Professor Catherine Taylor and student writers Kimberly Nicolas and Gretchen Hohmeyer. This reading will take place at 6:00pm in the Handwerker Gallery (Gannett Center) and will feature the following writers:
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Want to win a $25 gift card to Miracle Nails, $20 gift card to Le Nails or a Free Haircut from Supercuts? Stop by North Foyer on Monday, November 16th from 10 am - 5 pm to enter to win. Raffle tickets are $1 for 1 or $5 for 6. Want a manicure that day? Sign up for a maniCURE here!
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Contributed by Jill Ackerman on 11/16/2015
Please join us for a talk with Rebecca Metzler, Colgate University: Composition and Structure of Oyster Cement Provides Unique Materials Properties
Rebecca Metzlera, Rebecca Rista, Erik M. Albertsb, Jonathan J. Wilkerb,c
aDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Colgate University, 13 Oak Dr., Hamilton, NY 13346 bDepartment of Chemistry, Purdue University, 560 Oval Dr., West Lafayette, IN 47907 cSchool of Materials Engineering, Purdue University, 701 West Stadium Ave., West Lafayette, IN 4907
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Prof Barbara Baird (Cornell) presents "Zooming in on Spatial Control of Receptor Mediated Cellular Responses" Tuesday at 4 PM
Contributed by Jamie Ellis on 11/16/2015
Please join the Chemistry Department in welcoming Prof. Barbara Baird, Cornell University, on Tuesday, November 17th in CNS 333 @ 4 pm.
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Contributed by Andrew Kosinuk on 11/15/2015
The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is providing notice of a fraud scheme that has been reported as targeting students at several colleges and universities. Please be aware if you encounter something similar that it is not legitimate and report specifics to the Office of Public Safety at 607-274-3333.
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Contributed by Rachel Gould on 11/15/2015
The Office of International Programs (OIP) would like to invite all faculty and staff to attend our upcoming workshops designed to assist in the development of short-term study abroad programs. The workshops are offered as a two-part series. We recommend that those interested in developing short-term study abroad opportunities for Ithaca College students attend both workshops (Program Planning and Proposal Submission Logistics and Risk Management and Student Safety) in order to have a full understanding of the process and requirements for designing and leading short-term study abroad programs.
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Contributed by Nancy Pierce on 11/15/2015
Your colleagues in Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) will take the lead at Tuesday morning’s Dollars and $ense session. AVP/CIO Keith "Mac" McIntosh and members of his team will present on various topics, including their recent reorganization, strategic plan implementation, and new projects planned for this academic year.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Carly Hills in the office of finance and administration (274-3118 or email@example.com). We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.
The family of Shannon Sakosits invites her friends and classmates to join them in a celebration of her life. A junior majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications, Shannon passed away on Nov. 11 following a brief illness.
Visiting hours will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Monday at Becker Funeral Home, 219 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, New Jersey. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 2 Fremont Ave., Park Ridge, New Jersey.
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Contributed by Shelli Mekos on 11/13/2015
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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Ithaca College is excited to partner with Plum Benefits and offer Faculty and Staff a chance to win a Plum Benefits gift card! Just visit www.plumbenefits.com and register between now and November 30th to be automatically entered. Please see these details for more information.
Depending on how many entries, this gift card could be worth up to $100 at Plum Benefits.
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