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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 ithaca.edu/concerts; highlights across the next week are listed below. 

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

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Are you an Ithaca College faculty member who has found an innovative way to use technology in the classroom? Are you a staff member involved in a campus wide initiative using technology to enhance the workplace? Are you a student organization developing or applying technology? If so, you are invited to participate in the Ed Tech Day College Showcase.

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The Ithaca College Mind, Body, Me (MBM) wellness program focuses on you: the employee, and works to help you identify and move toward your personal health and wellness goals. After 6 months in the program, all MBM Members are eligible to receive free chair massages on-campus. 

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The Campus Bookstore 2/14 Sale

Contributed by James Smith on 02/07/2015 

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 2/14 is coming early this year! Are you ready for it?

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As part of her work with the Committee on U.S. Latin American Relations, Celina Foran co-authored an article on Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador. The article," 'If they kill me, I will be reborn'-Oscar Romero nearer to sainthood," appears in the CUSLAR newsletter and in the Venezuelan news service, TeleSUR. A History and Sociology double major, Celina is an intern with CUSLAR.

As Google’s home page celebrated the birthday of “Little House on the Prairie” author Laura Ingalls Wilder on Feb. 7, it also recognized the talents of associate professor of writing Jack Wang. He and his brother Holman created the “Google Doodle” that the website’s millions of users saw when visiting the page on that day. It will have a permanent home on the Doodles Archive site.

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The Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs would like to congratulate the following junior and senior students who were selected to receive the Peggy Ryan Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership this year. The award is given to students who excel academically, perform service to the College community and nation, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment. They will be recognized in this year's publication of the Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges.  Please welcome us in congratulating these students!

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Test your financial know-how and you could win a tablet computer by playing the What’s Your Financial IQ Challenge.

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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one killer of men and women in the United States. It is the leading cause of disability, preventing Americans from working and from physical family fun activities.  American Heart Month in February allows Americans to learn about the risks associated with heart disease and stroke and provides a time for you and your loved ones to learn how to stay “heart healthy”.

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The School of Business welcomes you to join us on Monday, February 9, for an engaging discussion with agricultural and engineering expert Dr. Ed Harwood. 

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You've probably heard by now that networking is the key to landing internships and jobs, but you may still be wondering HOW exactly to do that¿ Come to this workshop to learn how to proactively connect with employers and make lasting impressions that can lead to job and internship opportunities.

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FREE practice exams and events to help you on your path to an advanced degree!

Take the first step and take a free practice test with Kaplan to see how you will score on the test you may be facing for an advanced degree. No preparing is necessary to see your base score! Additional FREE events can be accessed via the link below as well -- just click "view more events" to see everything that is scheduled. 

 

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The What’s Your Financial IQ Challenge is going on now! CLICK HERE to catch up on all of this week’s questions and improve your chances at winning one of three tablet computers

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Friday, February 6, 2015, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (Register Here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center

Please join us for a talk by visiting alum, Dr. James E. Taylor ’00. Dr. Taylor is Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation's leading and most innovative healthcare organizations throughout North and South Carolina.  

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Ithaca College is hosting an intercollegiate debate tournament the weekend of February 7 and 8.  The Sydney Landon Invitational and the Novice Worlds Universities Championship will be happening across the campus throughout the day on Saturday and Sunday. 

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Farewell to Lynn Eastman

Contributed by Jaimie Voorhees on 02/05/2015 

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Contributed on behalf of Robert Cree, AVP for Business and Finance.

After more than 30 years of dedicated service to Ithaca College, Lynn Eastman has announced that she will be retiring from Ithaca College at the end of August 2015.  Lynn will begin transitioning towards retirement starting in March, where she will begin working part-time from March through August.

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The School of Business welcomes you to join us on Monday, February 9, for an engaging discussion with agricultural and engineering expert Dr. Ed Harwood. 

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The Center for Faculty Excellence announces its teaching and learning blog threads@CFE. This week's post is titled "The Arts of Questioning and Selling."

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ITS offers technology workshops every week on a variety of topics and software applications in the Technology Learning Center (101 Friends Hall) at no charge to all faculty, staff, and students. The TLC will be offering the following training sessions:

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This support group is held every Thursday from 1-2pm in the Counseling and Wellness Center (CAPS) group room located on the 2nd floor of the Hammond Health Center.  

 

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