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Ellie Fitts Fulmer, Assistant Professor of Education, and colleagues presented last week at the US Department of Education’s conference for Math Science Partnerships in Baltimore, MD. The presentation, titled, “Partnering for Success: A Unique Museum-District-Higher Education Partnership” discussed the strengths and challenges of the 12-year teacher professional development program, Greater Allentown Math Science Partnership (GAMSP), in Allentown, PA, of which Dr. Fulmer was a faculty member and coordinator for most of the program’s duration (2005-2013).

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All faculty and staff are welcome to attend a Pathways training to learn to identify and respond to a student who might be experiencing academic or other distress. We appreciate your willingness to learn crisis response skills before you need them.

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016, select one session 10:00-11:15 or 2:00-3:15

Presenters: Sherry Deckman, Assistant Professor, Department of Middle and High School Education, Lehman College and Judith Ross-Bernstein, Assistant Director, Center for Faculty Excellence      

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Digital Instruction and Information Services (DIIS) continues to work on an issue that is impacting the ability to access campus computing services from OFF campus and from the IC Airnet and myResNet wireless networks.  

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Raza Rumi (Scholar in residence, Honors Program) recently published an article entitled "Badge of Honour" in India Today on Pakistani filmmaker who received as Oscar for best short documentary

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Marella Feltrin-Morris (Associate Professor, Modern Languages and Literatures) recently published an article entitled "Persuasive Spaces: Translators' Prefaces to the Divine Comedy" in Forum Italicum (Spring 2016). 


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Film screening: MONDAY, March 7, 2016 @ 7pm-9pm



TUESDAY March 8, 2016 @ 10:50am-12:00pm

Q&A with film director Klaudia Kovacs

Job Hall 160

A sociopolitical historical documentary-thriller about the international decline of communism and the 1956 Hungarian Revolution. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Hungarian revolution.

The film encompasses the tense Cold War era (1945–1991) and presents the rivalry of the superpowers during that time. It shows the 1956 Hungarian Revolution as the first catalyst for the future decline of the communist system in 1989.

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Now is the time to build on the momentum of Fall '15!

IC Onward is a collaboration of faculty and staff that envisions a system of governance from the ground up. We invite students, faculty, and staff* to a celebration of what has been achieved so far, and a first conversation toward a collective community governance at IC.

Who is making important decisions that affect us? What is OUR vision? Whose voices are being marginalized, and what are they saying? Share your thoughts and let's listen.

When: TUE March 8th, 7:00-9:30pm

Where: Emerson Suites

Pizza and refreshments.

*For now, upper-level administrators and trustees are asked to respect our need to work without them.

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Submitted on behalf of Dr. Roger Richardson, Associate Provost/Interim Chief Diversity Officer.

Educational Affairs and The Center for the Study of Culture, Race and Ethnicity (CSCRE) are excited to invite current Ithaca College employees who meet the required qualifications to apply for the position of Director of Programs and Outreach.

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The title of his presentation is: “Indigenous Experiences in Higher Education: Resiliency, Masculinity, and Resurgence” and will be presented: Thursday, March 10th, 1:30 – 2:30, CHS 301

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Network Issues

Contributed by Molly Israel on 03/07/2016 

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DIIS continues to work on an issue that is impacting the ability to access campus computing services from OFF campus and the IC Airnet wireless network.  

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TODAY! Monday March 7th from 9 am - 5 pm, Hillel will be hosting the annual Shoshana Rudnick Inch-a-thon, that will take place in the North Foyer, on the second floor of Campus Center in Phillips Hall. 

Get 8" of hair cut for FREE or get a $10 haircut! 

All haircuts will be done by professionals from Satori Spa and Center Haircutters!

All money will be donated to Shasheret, a Jewish nonprofit supporting breast cancer & the hair will be donated to Pantene Beautiful Lengths!

Sign up: or walk in!

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Marcell Fischler ’17:
Low-temperature Physics and its Far-reaching Applications

Andrea N. Santiago-Boyd ’17:
Constraining the Surface Magnetic Field of AGB stars.

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The Office of Human Resources invites you to participate in a 2-hour session designed to serve as a road map in navigating the hiring process from the perspective of the hiring manager.

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Diocesan Day of Penance

Contributed by David Holmes on 03/06/2016 

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On March 9th from 12:30PM to 7:30PM a Priest will be available in Muller Chapel to hear confessions and give the Sacrament of Reconciliation. 

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On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016, from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. in the Emerson Suites, students are invited to participate in a Master Class conducted by one of the great minds of our time, Dr. Derald Wing Sue. acclaimed author of Microaggressions in Everyday Life, Dr. Derald Wing Sue will share his current and past research on the topics of Race, Culture and Microaggressions. This event is hosted by the Center for the Study of Culture, Race, and Ethnicity.

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Two national thought leaders on issues related to Women in the Information Technology field - Clare Van Den Blink, CIO, Pace University and Katie Vale, Vice President for Information and Library Services and Librarian of Bates College - will be hosting a panel discussion on that topic on Thursday, March 24th at 10:00 AM in the Klingenstein Lounge, as part of Educational Technology Day.

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FLEFF: Health Landscapes - 42615 - HLTH 39902 – 01 “Landscape” was first used in reference to 17th century Dutch painting, then migrated to lived observations and experiences. Landscapes shape culture, character, community and health.  Health landscapes: hospitals, waste treatment plants, waiting rooms, climate chaos, arteries and veins, neighborhoods, poverty, bodies.  This course is part of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. We will pursue films, readings, and discussions about health landscapes in this course. Block II MW 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Contact Stewart Auyash for more information ( or 274-1312)

 Crystal Felima is a PhD Candidate in Anthropology at the U. of Florida and is the second candidate for the position of Pre-Doctoral Diversity Fellowship. The title of her talk is: 

Within and Against Critical Mortality: An Anthropological Study of the State, Vulnerability, and Hope through Disaster Narratives in Cap-Haitien, Haiti

Date: Monday, March 7
Time: 3:00- 4:00
Place: CHS 201

If you have any questions, please contact Stewart Auyash ( or 274-1312)

Posted on behalf of Gerald Hector, Vice President for Finance and Administration.

The Search Committee for the Vice President of Enrollment Management is pleased to provide the campus with an update on our progress. The application deadline closed this past Friday, March 4, 2016. The committee now shifts its focus to reviewing the resumes, and determining the candidates who will move forward in the process.

Our goal is to conduct interviews with candidates within the next several weeks, with the finalists being brought to campus in the month of April. We will be updating the campus community at each stage of the process, especially to ensure that there is adequate communication around the on campus visits of the finalists.

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