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The City of Ithaca plans to begin street cleaning operations on Monday, March 31, with streets on South Hill among the first on the schedule. The affected streets will be posted with “No Parking” signs 24 hours in advance of the cleaning. All vehicles parked on the street after 7:00 a.m. on the day of the scheduled cleaning will be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense. The standard towing rate in the City of Ithaca is $100 plus sales tax, and storage fees are $25 per day.

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ITS offers computing workshops every week on a variety of topics in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering training on Taskstream, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop, Windows Best Practices, and Mac Best Practices from Monday, March 31 through Friday, April 4.

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Stephen Tropiano, associate professor of screen studies and director of the Ithaca College Los Angeles Program, served on a panel entitled "Archive Archaeology: Disrupting the TV Canon" at the 2014 Society for Cinema & Media Studies in Seattle. The panel focused on alternative and non-traditional archives and archiving practices for television historians and scholars.

Introduction to Film Aesthetics and Analysis, one of the longest continuously running courses in the Roy H. Park School of Communications (since 1968), has been named an outstanding, innovative undergraduate introductory media studies course as part of a Mellon Foundation funded benchmarking project housed at Hobart and William Smith College.

The tutors program for this course, instituted three years ago and headed by Associate Dean Bryan Roberts, was also identified as an exemplary and highly effective support system for an introductory media course with a humanities and academic skill building orientation. The report noted the tutor program for an introductory liberal arts course like this in a communications school is unique and represents the leading edge in the field of communications.

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The Center for Faculty Excellence is pleased to announce the following upcoming events.  Please register now.

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The Marketing Department in the School of Business and the Ithaca College chapter of the America Marketing Association are pleased to recognize this year's inductees into the Alpha Mu Alpha international honorary marketing fraternity.

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Congratulations to nine Ithaca College aging studies students and a community member who were inducted on March 21 into the Gamma Nu chapter of Sigma Phi Omega (SPO), the national academic honor and professional society in gerontology. SPO was established in 1980 to recognize excellence of those who study gerontology and aging and the outstanding service of professionals who work with or on behalf of older persons.

 

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Professor Kevin Murphy of the Department of English will be speaking to members of Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honor Society, about his recent work on the depiction of fatherhood in a selection of Heaney’s poems, ranging from "Digging" in Death of a Naturalist (1966) to "A Kite for Aibhin" in the poet's final collection, Human Chain (2010).

The talk is free and open to the public.

 "Gleaning the Unsaid off the Palpable': Seamus Heaney and the Silent Father"

Tuesday, April 1

5:30-6:30

Business 103

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Karl Niklas, Cornell University

"A Biomechanical Perspective of Plant Evolution"

April 3
4 pm
CNS 112


All are welcome to attend.

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Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Nancy Pierce at npierce@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-3161. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

View other IC Events here.

Please join us on Thursday, April 3, at 6 p.m. in Textor 101, for a special lecture with TJ Ciaravino ‘95 (School of Business alumnus) entitled: “E-Commerce: The Future of Marketing.” 

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See senior class countdown photos, summer internship profiles & more by following 'iccareers,' our new Instagram profile!  If we have at least 200 student followers by Tuesday, we'll award prizes to a few lucky followers.

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Associate Professor Jeff Holmes (Psychology) recently published an article entitled “Impression Management Pressures on Racial Attitude Surveys” in the Social Science Journal.  The article was published online this month and will appear in a forthcoming print edition of the journal.  

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Ed Tech Day is taking place TOMORROW in the Campus Center! Don't miss out on the exciting vendor displays and presentations and seeing the latest in technology innovations by Ithaca College faculty and staff members! We have over 55 vendors presenting the latest technologies from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the Emerson Suites, and over 40 seminars taking place throughout Campus Center from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
12:00 - 2:00 p.m., Garden Level of Peggy Ryan Williams Center, HR Conference Room

Facilitated by Belisa Gonzalez, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology; Danette Johnson, Assistant Provost and Director of the Core Curriculum; Michelle Rios-Dominguez, Manager of Diversity and Inclusion.

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Office of Human Resources

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The Campus Store will be having a sale on ALL Clearance items this Thursday & Friday!

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Thursday, March 27th, the College will be holding our 24th Educational Technology Day.  This event attracts over 800 visitors to our campus to explore new technologies and learn more about how technology can be used both in and out of the classroom.

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LGBT Awareness Month is celebrated in April on campus, and the LGBT Center and our four campus LGBT-themed student groups join with many other groups, offices, departments, and individuals to contribute outstanding learning opportunities and other events to the compiled calendar of offerings. This year LGBT Awareness Month will feature a full range of events -- from speakers to film screenings to social events.

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Why not consider a Flexible Work Arrangement for your busy summer! This is a great time to take advantage of an alternative work schedule. 

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Violinist Nicholas DiEugenio, Assistant Professor of Music, joined violinist Daniel S. Lee and the Sebastian Chamber Players in a collaboration with the vocal group TENET on Saturday, March 22, at St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church in Manhattan. The performance received a review in the Arts section of the New York Times.

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