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The south section of M-Lot (A&E Center lot) will be closed as reserved event parking on Friday, January 6 until 4 p.m., and until 8 a.m. only on Saturday, January 7.  Individuals who typically park in this location are asked to use other parking options, including all other sections of M-Lot which will continue to be available for normal use.  Individuals requiring a handicapped accommodation can access the reserved area by speaking to the lot attendant.

Do you love leadership? Do you have a really awesome presentation or idea you want to share? Is your department or student organization sponsoring a program in Block 1 that focuses on one of the three leadership areas (Leading Self, Others, or in a Diverse World)? 

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DIIS will be upgrading the College's Internet connection on the evening of Saturday, Jan. 7th starting at 9:00pm and continuing through 3:00am on Sunday, Jan. 8th.

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Please mark your calendars for the All College Meeting that will be held Thursday, January 19, from 9:00 to 11:00a.m. in the Emerson Suites of the Campus Center.

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Both locations will be closed from 9am-11am while staff attend the Finance and Administration All-Division meeting.

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The offices within the division of finance and administration will be participating in an all-division meeting on January 4, 9:00 - 11:00 am.  Please note, services may be limited during that time.



Please stop by the Budget Office between 1:00 and 3:00pm on Friday, January 6, 2017, to wish Sarah Kane farewell as she leaves Ithaca College.

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On November 20, 2016, Associate Professor of Jewish Studies Rebecca Lesses presented a paper on “Gender and mysticism in ancient Judaism.” She spoke in a panel organized by the Mysticism, Esotericism, and Gnosticism in Antiquity section. 

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Naeem Inayatullah (and David Blaney, Macalester College) published “The Costs of Weaponizing Emancipatory Politics: Constituting what is Constitutive of Capitalism" in, Spectrum: Journal of Global Studies, 8(1), 2016, pp. 46-69.  

The article asks whether capitalism's relation to racism, sexism, colonialism, ecological plunder, and Eurocentrism is logically necessary or merely historically correlative.

You can see and download the pdf here:

The first event spotlight for MLK Week 2017 is our keynote speaker. We are very excited to welcome Dr. Russell Rickford to the IC campus as the MLK Week keynote for the 2017 celebration.

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The Ithaca chapter of Writers Resist will host "Justice for All: A Writers Resist Reading" on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the First Unitarian Church in Ithaca. The reading will feature IC alumnus Dubian Ade and IC faculty members Christine Kitano, Raza Rumi, and Saviana Stanescu, among others. The event is free and open to everyone.

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There will be no WW@W meeting on campus Tuesday, December 27th due to IC being closed for the Christmas and New Years holidays. Members may visit to find a location and time for a make-up meeting, which will count towards attendance. Remember to take your Success Story booklet and your Monthly Pass with you!

Weekly WW At Work meetings will resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.

Where: Peggy Ryan Williams Building, Room GLO54
 When: Weigh-in begins at 12:15pm, meeting is from 12:30 - 1:00pm

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival (FLEFF), and Claudia Pederson, assistant professor of art history at Wichita State University, published a chapter in Indie Reframed:  Women's Independent Filmmaking and Contemporary American Independent Cinema, edited by Linda Badley, Claire Perkins, and Michele Schreiber (Edinburgh University Press, 2016).

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All Dining Services units, including administrative offices, will be closed beginning, Friday, December 23rd and will reopen for business on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. 

Please click here for our Winter Break Hours of Operation.  

Happy Holidays!       

In the internet age — where we may think that a simple Google search might spoil the magic of Santa Claus for kids — Macy’s is hoping to fill the World Wide Web with positive affirmations of belief. And a developmental psychologist from Ithaca College who has conducted her own research on belief in Santa is helping out.

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In lead up to the 2017 MLK Celebration Week, here is the schedule at a glance for the week! Throughout winter break, check out Intercom as we feature individual events that will happen throughout the week.

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WebCRD will be upgraded to a new version on January 5, 2017.  Users will not be able to submit orders on January 5 and our queue must be empty.  To clear the queue, WebCRD may not be available on January 4th.

The upgrade will improve the ordering workflow for Color uploads with Black & White pages and have one dialog box for special instructions.  Additional changes will be in the production workflow.

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Submitted on behalf of Dr. Brian Dickens:

Ithaca College (IC) is launching a national search for a Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer (CIDO) in support of our continuing efforts towards increased diversity and inclusive excellence for the IC community.  We are excited to have Mr. Tom Phillips and Ms. Beth Schaefer of Neumann Executive Search Partners will be assisting with the search. Campus visits by finalists are anticipated to occur in June 2017 and the committee’s goal is to have the new chief inclusion and diversity officer in place by July 2017.

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DIIS will be upgrading the College's Internet connection on the evening of Saturday, Jan. 7th starting at 9:00pm and continuing through 3:00am on Sunday, Jan. 8th. The objective is to improve reliability and performance by replacing outdated equipment and increasing our capacity to 2 Gigabit/Sec.

The upgrade will impact the ability to access many systems and services (Outlook email, Sakai, myHome, Parnassus, etc.) based on whether you are on or off campus. See the chart of system availability for details.

This outage was originally planned for 6pm to midnight on January 7th.

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Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology clinical faculty members, Jana Waller, Marie Sanford, and Tina Caswell and Spencer Van-Etten Central School District SLP, Christine Bainbridge, published an article in the December issue of Perspectives of the ASHA Special Interest Groups-SIG 16, School-Based Issues.

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