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 7th Annual Latinx Heritage Month Banquet hosted by PODER:Saturday, October 1st, @7:00pm, Emerson Suites (Campus Center).

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Are you on a local non-profit or government board, or do you volunteer in a 501c3 organization?

WRTG 31700 Proposals and Grant Writing wants to connect. 

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The deadline for winter session 2017 undergraduate course proposals is October 1st.

If you'd like to propose a winter session undergraduate course, contact your department chair.

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, was invited to Chattanooga, Tennesee by the Association of Visual Arts (AVA), one of the oldest arts organizations in the region, to present a variety of lectures, school visits, and presentations.

 

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Still Dreaming
Wednesday, September 28
7:00-9:00 PM
Textor Hall, Room 102
Ithaca College

Free and open to the public. 

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Do you have a passion for leadership, team building, social issues, the environment, or any other leadership related topics you love to talk about? Apply to present a Student Leadership Institute (SLI) Session!

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This October we are bringing to you a new IC A Healthy Me Challenge that will really get you on your feet! 

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Monday, October 3, 2016, 10:00 am- 12:00 pm or 2:00-4:00 pm, Emerson Suite A

Presented by Shane Lloyd, Assistant Director of Yale University's historic Afro-American Cultural Center and Dr. Maura Pavalow, who utilizes participatory methodologies to explore relationships between everyday and structural issues of discrimination in U.S. higher education.

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Friday, September 30, 2016, 12:00-1:00 pm (Bring your lunch; snacks and beverages provided.)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
Facilitated by Kathryn Caldwell, Assistant Professor, Psychology

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Professor Robert Sullivan who has ably chaperoned and assisted with coordinator of NCUR for the past few years will not be able to assist with planning or attending NCUR 2017 with students. 

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Take an additional 50% off last marked price on CLEARANCE items

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MounTimPossible Meetup

Contributed by Tina Thurston on 09/27/2016 

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(Posted on behalf of Tim Conners '17)

Come hang with Tim Conners and learn about his project to tackle Kilimanjaro in 2017, and meet the rest of the climb team! 6:30pm in Job Hall, room 160. Bring friends!

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If you have begun to enter your budgets in BudgetPak and do not want the data erased,it is imperative that you notify Sarah Kane via email (skane1@ithaca.edu) no later than 12pm (noon) on Thursday, September 29th. Please clearly state the Unit Number/Department Number.

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On Wednesday, September 28, the U-Lot (Campus Center) parking lot will be serving as reserved special event parking for the day.  Individuals typically parking in this lot will need to utilize other campus parking options until U-Lot re-opens for general usage at approximately 4:00 p.m.  

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67 million people have high blood pressure in America

 What we already knew:

  • Risk of CVD (Cardio Vascular Disease) doubles for each incremental increase in SBP of 20 mmHg or DBP of 10 mmHg.
  • Aerobic exercise training leads to reduction in resting BP of 5-7 mmHg in those with hypertension.

New studies show:

  • Using salt substitutes can decrease blood pressure
  • 80% of sodium Americans intake comes from packaged, processed and restaurant foods.
  • Home cooking is a great way to control your sodium intake
  • Exercise can slow down the inevitable increase in blood pressure as you age.
  • Those who have proper protein intake are 40% less likely to develop high blood pressure
  • A combination of a high protein and high fiber intake can even lower the risk for hypertension
  • Consuming flaxseed daily may help reduce high blood pressure

 

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Thursday Sept 29, 12:10-1 in Williams 320

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On Monday, October 10, at 7:30 pm, in Textor 101, Dr. Lawrence Douglas will speak about John (Ivan) Demjanjuk, who was the subject of the lengthiest and most bizarre criminal case to arise out of the Holocaust. 

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Steven Mauk, professor of saxophone in the School of Music, was one of the adjudicators this summer at the 8th International Saxophone Competition in Slovenia, held July 2-9.

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Join us for the Park School's Digital Side Show on Friday, October 7 on the front lawn.  Using an outside LED screen, Park is hosting a series of sequential digital presentations with high visual impact.  Along with the schedule of events, come and see innovative demonstrations of virtual reality, 3D printing and MORE!

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There will be a special, private screening of a timely, new documentary – “All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception and the Spirit of I.F. Stone” – Tuesday, October 4, 4:15-6:15pm in Park Auditorium. Partly filmed on IC campus and co-executive produced by Jeff Cohen (Park Center for Independent Media director), the feature documentary won warm reviews when it recently premiered at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival.

 

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