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The fixIT Shop will be open with limited hours during Spring Break. Please visit our website for more details on hours, services, and rates at www.ithaca.edu/its/help/fixit/.

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Brian DeMaris, assistant professor of performance studies and director of Opera and Musical Theatre at Ithaca College, will be featured on the Out of Bounds radio show with Tish Pearlman during spring break.  

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Ithaca College is on spring break the second week in March and there are no classes scheduled, but we are open for business Tuesday through Friday. Our Weight Watchers At Work meetings will take place as usual on Tuesday, March 11th in Peggy Williams Center, Rm GL052.

Please refer to Missed the Weight Watchers At Work Open House? Still want to visit? for meeting details and links to more information about this high-ranking program.

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Monday, March 31, 12.00-1.15 PM
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Provost Marisa Kelly, Dean Diane Gayeski, Assistant Provost Danette Johnson, Theater Chair Catherine Weidner, and English Chair Dan Breen

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Hello Campus Community!

The Fitness Center will be closing at 2:00pm this Friday 3/7/2014, and will remain closed through Monday 3/10/2014.  We will reopen with limited hours on Tuesday 3/11/2014, and will resume our normal academic year hours on Monday 3/17/2014.  Please visit the Fitness Center website for details and updates.

For those of you who will be in town, Island Health and Fitness is offering a reduced rate on day passes for Ithaca College faculty and staff (must bring your ID).   The cost will be $6/day at the main location, and $5/day at the community corners location.  The reduced rate will be valid from Saturday 3/8/2014 - Sunday 3/16/2014.

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On Thursday, March 13th (the week of Spring Break) ITS will be performing extensive work on the IC web infrastructure which will result in a 2-3 hour downtime of websites and web services starting at 6:00 AM.

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Spring is coming! 

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The TLC (101 Friends Hall) will not be providing computer training workshops during the week of Spring Break (3/10 - 2/14).

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Keri Watson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Art History, recently published "Before We Were Us, We Were Them: Curating Controversy" in the Journal of Museum Education. The essay, a version of which was presented at the College Art Association's 102nd Annual Conference, was also selected for inclusion in the Museum Education Roundtable.

Our February is HEART Month campaign helped to raise awareness about heart disease, strokes, heart attacks and other heart related symptoms. This year's challenges included a photo contest, heart healthy lunch-and-learns, and mapping your heart history and we are pleased to announce our winners:  

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Bhavani Arabandi (Assistant Professor of Sociology) has been granted a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. scholar grant to perform research in India.

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Chip Gagnon was an invited participant at a roundtable on "Identity and Fanaticism" at the Helix Center for Interdisciplinary Investigation of the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute in New York City on March 1.
 

A video of the roundtable is available online at  http://www.helixcenter.org/roundtables/identity-and-fanaticism

The Division of Institutional Advancement is seeking a highly innovative current Ithaca College employee with an intrinsic ability to present information to others effectively and inspire a team that is collaborative and focused on results to serve as the next Director of Advancement Services.

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The Economist magazine has run a short story about Paul's research. 

"There is music in the humming of bees".
March 1. 2014. 
View it here.

Brooke Hansen and the Education Committee of the Ithaca Health Alliance, including anthropology majors Matthew Brooks (’15) and Mary Bowers (’13), organized a film showing of Under Our Skin on Feb. 27th which raised over $800 for the Ithaca Free Clinic.

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On behalf of the IC chapter of the American Marketing Association and the Department of Marketing in the School of Business, I'm pleased to announce that the 2014 recipient of the ICAMA Klein Award is Rachel Gropper.

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The Division of Institutional Advancement is seeking a highly innovative current Ithaca College employee with an intrinsic ability to present information to others effectively and inspire a team that is collaborative and focused on results to serve as the next Director of Advancement Services.

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Oh yes, choose your noodles along with an array of other tasty main ingredients, then customize it with a variety of toppings!

Made fresh and to order -- you'll find Oodles of Noodles at the World's Fare station/Campus Ctr. today, during lunch and dinner!

This Mindful dish is served hot, and packs your bowl with oodles of healthy, delicious noodles and other delicious add-ons. Being Mindful = being delicious!

  • Campus Center Dining Hall / World's Fare Station
  • Wednesday, March 5th
  • Serving up Oodles of Noodles during Lunch and Dinner!

 

  • Effective, Monday March 17th, 2014
  • Open Sunday-Thursday 8:00pm- 11:00pm
  • Closed Monday-Friday 11:30am -1:30pm

The tc Lounge will continue to provide regular night time service, Sunday through Thursday from 8pm – 11pm, but will no longer be open for mid-day/lunchtime service, beginning Monday, March 17th, 2014.

tc Lounge is Alive at Night!
Stop by and enjoy a specialty Starbucks® coffee drink and enjoy one of our specialty treats.

tc lounge, located on the 14th floor of the East Tower provides a relaxed atmosphere for students to study and features many special events throughout the year. Stop by and enjoy the view with a warm beverage and a tasty treat.

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On April 3rd, 10th and 17th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, at Park School of Communications Auditorium, Ithaca College will be joining an community initiative across Ithaca and Tompkins County that is over 1,000 members strong, to view the eye-opening and powerful three-part series (one hour episodes, one episode each night) PBS documentary, Race: The Power of An Illusion. Each episode will be followed by a discussion about the film and its relevance today, that will be facilitated by a representative of the Multicultural Resources Center of Ithaca, in affiliation with Cornell’s Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County.

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