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 Don't have enough scandal in your life?  Enroll in The School for Scandal.

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Asma Barlas, professor and director of the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity (CSCRE), has published a chapter on Islam in the Oxford Handbook of Theology, Sexuality, and Gender,  edited by Adrian Thatcher (Oxford University Press, 2015).  An early online version is available at Oxford Handbooks Online,

Department of Writing Associate Professor Tom Kerr presented a paper entitled “Slacktivism, Activism, and Open Access Pedagogy"” at the Annual Conference on College Composition and Communication, Indianapolis, March 19-22.

Spring is coming! What is your favorite Spring activity? Is it running, walking the dog, barbequing? Whatever it is, share it with us for a chance to win!

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IC’s trumpet ensemble was selected through taped audition to perform a prelude concert at the ITG conference this coming May 20-24.  Their concert will take place on May 22.


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Read Club Hub Volume 4 Issue 11 to find out more about Student Volunteers for Special Olympics' annual Flame event, SAB's Tedx-Ithaca College event and the 37th annual Festival of Black Gospel.

Dr. Janet Galván was a headliner at the American Choral Directors Association Central Division Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio in February.  She conducted the middle school girls honor choir.

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The last Coffee with the Provost meeting for the spring semester has been scheduled for this Thursday, April 3.

Thursday, April 3, 9:00 – 10:00 am Ithaca Falls – Campus Center

The meetings are limited to no more than 12 people.  Please RSVP to MaryAnn Taylor please RSVP to ( if you wish to attend.

View the Events Calendar listing.




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Bruce Henderson, Communication Studies, has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Steven Hartman (1987) has published a translation of stories by Swedish author Stig Dagerman titled Sleet (Verba Mundi Books, 2013) that has been has been long-listed for the 2104 Best Translated Book Award given by the University of Rochester’s weblog Three Percent. 

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The twelfth annual Rainbow Reception will be held on Friday, April 25. The Rainbow Reception is a celebration of Ithaca College's graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied seniors and graduate students. Reservations are required. Please visit to register.

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 Writing Department offers 5 Online Courses this Summer....

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On Tuesday, April 8, the School of Business will be co-hosting “Tomorrow’s Leaders: Student Entrepreneurship in CNY,” with the Upstate Venture Association of New York featuring the CEO of Chobani, Hamdi Ulukaya.

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Naeem Inayatullah was a discussant for two panels at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association: Telling Stories: Space, Place, and Personhood, and Place Matters: Globalization and Its Frictions, Toronto, March 26-30, 2014.

With FLEFF and GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, Cinemapolis is swamped with long lines this week.

All ready, hundreds of tickets for individual  have been sold for FLEFF-- and the festival is not moving down there until THURSDAY.

Brett Brossard, the executive director of Cinemapolis and an IC alum, has suggested that festival goers seeking advance tickets should go to the Box Office when the films are running--not at the actual start times of the films running this week.

This way,the Cinemapolis Box Office personnel have time to help you secure your tickets. So look for when the last time is for say,the 7 p.m. might be 7:20...then go to secure your advance tickets with your pass at 7:30!

In other words, go to the Cinemapolis Box Office once everyone is the theaters watching the films, rather than in line waiting to buy a ticket.

It will be less hectic. That way,  the staff and you can focus more easily on your selections. And you will avoid the long lines during FLEFF!

In the Outlook Web App you can “publish” your calendar, making it visible to others, including people outside of our organization.

This is NOT the same as sharing or setting permissions for people on campus. Publishing your calendar does not allow people to edit your calendar. For information on sharing or setting permissions for people within our organization, click here.

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Take advantage of the more than 350 concerts offered each year by the School of Music. A full listing of all concerts and events is available at; this week's are listed below.

Can't make it? Web-streamed performances are available live and on demand at Check the webcasting schedule for more information!

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The 2014 Finger Lakes Landfill Summit will be held at Hobart and William Smith Colleges on April 9, 2014 from 6:30 to 9:00 pm at Albright Auditorium on the HWS Campus. The Summit is co-sponsored by the City of Geneva and the Colleges, and aims to foster regional dialogue and greater understanding of the impact of solid waste management on the economy and communities of the northern Finger Lakes area.

While the 2013 Landfill Summit focused on answering the question, “Where are we?” with regard to the solid waste situation in the northern Seneca Lake region, the 2014 summit will present information about “Where should we try to go?”
Presentations will be made by Ontario County Supervisors Charlie Evangelista and Mark Venuti as well as Seneca County Supervisor Steve Churchill.

In addition, experts in solid waste management, composting, recycling, and local control will present. The Summit will be moderated by Mark Lichtenstein, Executive Director of the SyracuseCoE Center for Sustainable Communities Solutions and President of the National Recycling Coalition.


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American Dissonances
Concert with Multimedia

Tuesday April 1
8:15 Hockett Recital Hall
Ithaca College

Featuring the music of Bernstein, Copland, Costello, Gershwin, Walker, and folk songs

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How to Get FLEFF Tickets for Cinemapolis screenings

FLEFF Passes (for five films) will be sold in person at the Ithaca College Bookstore.  $40 for general admission, $20 for students.  These cards need to be presented to secure tickets to gain admission to specific festival films at Cinemapolis.


Two for one coupons on FLEFF bookmarks and postcards are not valid for festival pass purchases. They are valid only for tickets to individual festival films.

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