Intercom

intercom home  |  advanced search  |  about intercom  |  alerts  |  faq  |  help  |  rss  

user functions

Log into intercom now

Current Ithaca College community members may contribute stories and comments as well as view additional topics by logging in.

Reset My Password

roundup

E-mail
Roundup

Sign up to receive a summary of Intercom headlines via e-mail three times a week.

On March 4 and 4, 2016, four students from Professor Stephenson's research team, Clinical and Mental Health research,  presented two posters at the Annual Convention of the Eastern Psychological Association, in New York, NY.

Read more . . . (178 words)

 On February 20, Donathan Brown (Communication Studies) made his debut appearance on the Emmy-winning talk show "Fresh Outlook."   Less than one month later, but was invited back to weigh in on the primary elections in both parties, as well as President Obama's candidate for the Supreme Court. 

Read more . . . (24 words)

 The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs is now accepting applications from current IC students to be considered for the Ithaca Achievement program for the upcoming 2016-2017 academic year.

 

Read more . . . (263 words)

Embrace: Focus Asia Month

Contributed by RahK Lash on 03/21/2016 

View printable version

Each year, Ithaca College celebrates cultural diversity through our campus- wide Cultural Theme Month celebrations.  Through the collaborative efforts of the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs, our campus partners in various departments and offices, and our student organizations, we are able to provide various opportunities to learn, share, celebrate, empower, and appreciate Latina/o Heritage Month, Native History/ 1st Peoples Month, Black History Month, and Focus Asia Month.

 

Read more . . . (681 words)

Graduating seniors, are you ready for Commencement?  Attend the Graduation Fair on Tuesday, March 29, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in Emerson Suites, to make sure you are ready.

Read more . . . (115 words)

Please join us for a talk entitled: 'Challenging Implicit Biases in STEM' with Carolyn D. Sealfon

Read more . . . (216 words)

The Leadership Scholar Program recognizes students with a demonstrated record of academic and co-curricular achievements. Students enter the program during their first year at Ithaca College and take on new leadership challenges every semester until they graduate. Components of the program include service projects, professional development, and leadership in student organizations that is recorded in leadership portfolios that are presented to administrators and peers every semester.

Read more . . . (242 words)

The Peggy Ryan Williams Difficult Dialogue Symposium presents a screening of It Happened Here. Through the intimate portraits of five student survivors of sexual assault, It Happened Here follows their fight in federal court for accountability and change on campus.

Read more . . . (229 words)

Ever wonder what it takes to start your own company? On Thursday, March 24th at 2:10 PM in the Klingenstein Lounge a panel of entrepreneurs from Rev Ithaca Startup Works, a local startup incubator, will share their stories about starting their companies.  

Read more . . . (134 words)

Please stop by the Handwerker Gallery this Tuesday, March 22, at 6pm for the Department of Writing's second Handwerker Reading Series event of the semester, featuring readings of fiction and poetry by Writing faculty Mary Beth O'Connor and Jim Stafford as well as by Writing majors Alexis Farabaugh and Grace Rychwalksi. The readings will be followed by a short open mic -- so bring something to read! 

Read more . . . (294 words)

 About the Webinar:

The current narrative with regard to the workplace issues of transgender and gender non-conforming individuals has tended to focus on the events and preparations leading up to the time of transition itself. This lively and engaging session evolves the conversation beyond this stage and covers an area that up to now has not been discussed—the post-transition (and beyond) story. A major international voice in the workplace equality movement for transgender and gender non-conforming individuals, the presenter throws open the shutters of this darkened room and casts a bright light on the pertinent issues that diversity & inclusion and human resource professionals need to know to successfully transform their workplaces into a truly welcoming environment for ALL of their employees.

Read more . . . (395 words)

 In the search for diverse leadership, most organizations ignore one of their greatest assets: the largely untapped pool of “natural” (informal) and potential leaders who exist at all levels of the organization. In this highly interactive workshop, participants will be introduced to a framework and practical tips for intentionally nurturing and developing diverse leadership among those they supervise and teach, while simultaneously furthering their organization’s mission, goals and work. Supervisors will strengthen their ability to better fulfill their staff development responsibilities and help the college intentionally develop and retain motivated employees at all levels. Faculty will strengthen their ability to develop their students’ leadership skills in addition to their content knowledge. While designed for supervisors and faculty members, this workshop is open to all employees interested in the topics covered.

Read more . . . (283 words)

On behalf of the Ithaca College Sigma Phi Omega Chapter, Elizabeth J. Bergman, associate professor of Aging Studies, accepted the 2016 Service Project Award for the “Age on Stage” intergenerational theater project.  

Read more . . . (184 words)

"Surviving or thriving with malaria?: The role of stress hormones in mediating resistance and tolerance to infection in wild birds"   

March 24   
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

All are cordially invited to attend.

View other IC Events here.

Read more . . . (26 words)

Jonathan Ablard presented "Counterrevolution without Revolutionaries: Leftist Conspiracies in the Barracks and the Argentine Right, 1917-1922" to the Middle Atlantic Council on Latin American Studies Conference at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA on March 4, 2016.

Read more . . . (36 words)

Paul Vanouse, Director of the Coalesce Center for Biologic Art at the U. of Buffalo, will be the opening speaker for the 2016 Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. 

Read more . . . (103 words)

Often, managers and educators put together diverse teams or groups, but then work in ways that fail to reap the benefits of that diversity. This highly interactive workshop offers both a framework and practical tips for leveraging the power of diverse teams, optimizing innovation, and strengthening organizational decision-making. It invites participants to become intentional and strategic about this work. Designed for supervisors who lead diverse teams and faculty members who want to leverage diversity to enhance classroom learning or to strengthen students’ readiness to embrace diversity in community settings. 

Read more . . . (229 words)

Workshop Description:

Privilege is a concept with many meanings. Some privileges can be bought; some may be earned through one’s profession, office, or be awarded upon admission to an institution, club or society. This workshop will focus on the kinds of unearned privilege that are afforded on the basis of belonging to included social identity groups. 

Read more . . . (378 words)

Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) is offering an opportunity for members of the IC community to learn more about and interact with the Beam Pro telepresence robot by Suitable Technologies.  In addition to presenting at Ed Tech Day on March 24th, the company is generously offering additional sessions on Wednesday, March 23 and will allow the device to remain on campus the following week for hands on exploration in selected IC departments or schools.

Read more . . . (413 words)

Service to the ICAirnet wireless network is not yet restored following the network problems from last week. We are actively continuing to investigate. In the interim, students should use the My-ResNet wireless network, and faculty and staff should use the ICAirnet-Secure wireless network. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Digital Instruction and Information Services
Service Desk
servicedesk@ithaca.edu
104 Job Hall
4-1000

recent stories

News and Notices

Lectures and Presentations

Arts and Performances

Learning Opportunities

Kudos

News for Faculty

News for Staff

News for Students

Student Organizations

HR News

Comings and Goings

Technology