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Donathan Brown, from the Department of Communication Studies, will appear on Fresh Outlook tomorrow, February 20, at 2 p.m. (https://twitter.com/FreshOutlook2pm). Dr. Brown will take part in two segments, one to discuss the recent Supreme Court vacancy and the other to discuss the rise in hate groups.

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On Monday March 7th from 9 am - 5 pm, Hillel will be hosting the Annual Shoshana Rudnick Inch-a-thon, that will take place in the North Foyer. 

Get 8" of hair cut for FREE or get a $10 haircut! 

All haircuts will be done by professionals from Satori Spa and Center Haircutters!

All money will be donated to Shasheret, a Jewish nonprofit supporting breast cancer & the hair will be donated to Pantene Beautiful Lengths!

Sign up: bit.ly/inchathon

 

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Oo La LA! Stop by Dillingham Café for lunch and have a crepe! We have Sweet and Savory flavors to please any palate! Choose from:

 

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Julia Schmidt, Biology '13

"How a gap year changed my life"

February 25 
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112
All are cordially invited to attend.

View other IC Events here.

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Provost Benjamin Rifkin will present a bilingual Russian poetry reading at Ithaca College on Wednesday, February 24, at 4pm in Job Hall, room 160.  The presentation is sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, and the Department of English.

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is hosting candidates for the position of Director of Teaching and Learning with Technology over the next few weeks. Here are the confirmed sessions for the first two candidates:

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Ithaca College is one of the most storied NCAA Division III athletic programs in the country, and one program in particular is set to celebrate an accomplishment that only two other Division III institutions can lay claim to. IC is in the midst of its 50th year of women’s basketball on campus and only Elizabethtown College (88 years) and Frostburg State University (52 years) have participated in the sport for a longer period of time.

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As noted in President Rochon and Vice President Hector’s recent announcement, this month’s Dollars and $ense will be solely devoted to the recently approved FY 2016-2017 budget. This session will be two hours long to allow enough time for Q&A after VP Hector presents budget information in detail.

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In recognition of Digital Learning Day and Use Technology to Learn Every Day (February 17th), we’d like to recognize the college’s partnership with lynda.com, an online video training and professional development resource. 

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The J.J. Staff Scholar Award Committee is pleased to announce that four Ithaca College staff members are recipients of the J.J. Staff Scholar Award for the spring 2016 semester.

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Teladoc Live Webcast Event!

Contributed by Katie Sack on 02/18/2016 

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Join us for HealthyU's "power up" livecast where you'll learn how to get started with Teladoc so you'll be in the know when you need to access care.

In just 10-15 minutes, you’ll learn:

  • How to activate your account
  • Connect with Teladoc
  • Request a consult

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Ithaca College’s Task Force on Meals & Entertainment has developed a proposed policy on the utilization of Ithaca College funds for meals, receptions, alcohol, etc. in order to help us be more purposeful, efficient, and equitable about how we spend on food and under what circumstances.  The College’s Institutional Effectiveness and Budget Committee (IEBC) has reviewed the policy and is working with the Task Force to share the proposal with the campus community in order to solicit community feedback.

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Due to safety concerns regarding fire safety and the potential for serious injuries to riders, self- balancing scooters, or hoverboards will not be allowed to be charged, operated, possessed, or stored in any residential hall or apartment on the Ithaca College campus. This policy is being instituted immediately based on recent reports of fires and explosions that have occurred from faulty lithium batteries. Students with hoverboards will have one week from today to send the item home or make alternative storage arrangements. The Office of Environmental and Emergency Management and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission are investigating the cause of fires and the risks associated with this product. In addition, the National Fire Protection Association and the New York State Office of Fire Prevention have issued safety alerts and warnings. 

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Stephen Tropiano is serving as a judge for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for the College Television Awards and Academy Honors.

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Four Ithaca College students traveled to New Haven, Connecticut as registered participants of the Black Solidarity Conference held on the campus of Yale University. Sponsored by the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs, Anissa Ash '18, Brandon Paul '17, Arlana Shikongo '17, and Efosa Erhunmwunse '18 represented IC among the 50+ institutions and 700+ participants. 

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René Esparza, a doctoral candidate in American Studies at the University of Minnesota, will give a talk titled PLAY IT SAFE!  Anti-violence gay activism, racialized criminality, and the spatial politics of homonormativity.  

The talk will be on Monday, February 22nd, from 3-4 pm in the Handwerker Gallery.  

René Esparza is a candidate for the 2016-2017 Dissertation Diversity Fellowship in Women's and Gender Studies at Ithaca College.

 

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 If you are between the ages of 18 and 25 and received services for mental health or substance abuse challenges while an adolescent living with family at home, we want to hear your experiences and your point of view on these topics.

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The Center for Print Production's website will be down for a short period Friday 2-19

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Ithaca College has had a very successful partnership with Longview, a retirement community located on Danby Road, for the past 16 years.  Part of this relationship has involved an ongoing Faculty & Staff Lecture Series at Longview.

 

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Members of the Grammy award–winning jazz vocal ensemble New York Voices will collaborate with Ithaca College School of Music students and faculty in a memorial concert for beloved faculty member Dave Riley on Tuesday, Feb. 23 — exactly one year to the day of his passing at the age of 83.

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