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Complete the Dining Satisfaction Survey by Wednesday, November 5th and you’ll be entered for a chance to win a Google Nexus 7!  Click Here to fill out the survey. 

 

FOOD FRENZY! Thursday, October 30 at 11:30am to 2:00pm  Emerson Suites 

"Fresh" is the word this year at our annual Food Frenzy event! Located in Emerson Suites from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm. A $3.00 donation gets you into the door and opens up a World of Food presented by our vendors. All proceeds go to The BackPack Program for The Food Bank of the Southern Tier, where only $3.00 will fill a BackPack with food for a child in need. Help us reach our goal of $5,000 - That's 1,666 BackPacks!

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Patricia Zimmermann, professor of screen studies and codirector of the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, was the invited keynote speaker for the 5th Annual Digital Witness Symposium held jointly at Hamilton College and Syracuse University.

Her lecture was entitled "Towards a Theory and Praxis of Open Space New Media," which explored a range of participatory new media projects that deal with trauma and conflict in non-confrontational ways through collaboration, participatory interfaces, and distributed archiving. She lectured at Hamilton College on October 1, and Syracuse University on October 2.

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Kevin Militello, SUNY Geneseo 
"New targets and functions for cytosine DNA methylation in lower organisms"

Thursday, October 30     
4:00 p.m.
CNS 112

Meet for beverages & goodies at 3:45
CNS 1st floor lobby.
All are cordially invited to attend.

View other IC Events here.

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Be a dear, and bring a non-perishable food item to the Employee Benefits & Work/Life Fair. As the Caring & Sharing Committee kicks off its annual Thanksgiving food drive, this is a great opportunity to give back to the IC community and be entered to win an additional raffle prize.

The Ithaca College Annual Employee Benefits & Work/Life Fair will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014, in Emerson Suite from 10am to 3pm.  Benefit eligible faculty & staff only please. Present your College ID for admittance.

 

Submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh, Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, ITS
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Colleagues,

My name is Keith W. McIntosh. I go by "Mac." I recently joined Ithaca College as the Associate Vice President, Information Technology Services​ and Chief Information Officer (CIO). ​One of my first priorities as your CIO, in addition to meeting everyone, is getting an assessment of our current technology services to determine a baseline for improvement and planning for the future. I've chosen to use the Higher Education TechQual+ Project for this assessment.

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Submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh, Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, ITS
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Ithaca College Information Technology Services (ITS) has officially started an initiative to develop their strategic plan to be enacted over a five-year span. Under new leadership from Gerald Hector, Vice-President of Finance & Administration, and ITS Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Keith "Mac" McIntosh, the group has engaged in several thoughtful discussions about the services we provide, and the ever-changing technological landscape that affects how we live, learn, and work at Ithaca College.

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 We are looking for infants who are 5 month old, weighing less than 30 lbs., have not yet started to crawl on hands and knees and are developing typically.  Your child can help us in our work to study the effect of using (or not) a robot to move around and play with toys on cognitive development. 

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Submitted on behalf of the staff of Marketing Communications:

Congratulations to Dave Cameron, whose presentation titled "Human at Work, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Get Better at My Job" won both Best of Track and Best of Conference this week at the HighEdWeb Association national conference in Portland, OR.

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Submitted on behalf of Keith W. "Mac" McIntosh, Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, ITS
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Please join me in congratulating Kris Monroe on accepting the position of Senior Consultant with Blue Canopy Group headquartered in Reston, VA. His last day working at Ithaca College will be Friday, October 31st.

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Friday, October 24, 2014, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Register here)
Center for Faculty Excellence, 316 Gannett Center
(Part of the Series on Enhancing Student Engagement with Technology from the TELE Collaborative*)

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In addition to learning about visible and non-visible job markets, the role of networking in the search process, and concrete resources for finding opportunities, in this workshop you'll learn tips and tricks for standing out amongst other job candidates in today's competitive market.

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Marcos Pires, Ph.D. '03 will be Chemistry Departments seminar guest speaker Tuesday, November 4th at 4:15 p.m. in CNS 333.  The title of the presentation is:  “Unnatural D-Amino Acids as Novel Antibiotic Agents and Diagnostic Tools”

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 Come join the fun!  Babies and toddlers ages newborn to 36 months are needed for lab sessions in the physical therapy (PT) course ‘Motor Development Across the Lifespan’. 

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If you are between the ages of 18 and 25 and received services for mental health or substance abuse challenges while an adolescent living with family at home, we want to hear your experiences and your point of view on these topics.

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A screening of the Swedish film adaptation of Stieg Larsson's bestselling novel THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE will take place Friday, September 24, 4 PM, Hill 104.

In conjunction with the class, The Politics of THE GIRL WITH DRAGON TATTOO, the event is free and open to the public.  Again revel in the exploits of Lisbeth Salander, accused of a horrific double-murder, as she confronts sex traffickers, a motorcycle gang, a blond giant, and corrupt officials in the Swedish government.

Snacks provided.

 

 

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 The Jewish Studies Program at Ithaca College Hosts IC’s Annual Holocaust Lecture:

 Professor Hilary Earl of Nipissing University will present a lecture entitled

 "The Biggest Murder Trial in History: The Nuremberg Einsatzgruppen Trial and the Banality of Evil"

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 7:30 PM.

Textor 101

Ithaca College

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Park School Dean Diane Gayeski '74 and Evan D. Williams '08 presented a session on "The Art and Science of Communications Appraisal" at the annual conference of the International Association of Business Communicators Heritage Region in Providence, RI.

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Office of Civic Engagement invites you to its fall Faculty Show and Share Poster Session and Reception, November 17, 4-6 pm. McHenry Lounge

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Submitted on behalf of Vivian Lorenzo, Medical Services Director, and Tanya Saunders, Assistant Provost for International Studies.

In response to the ongoing developments regarding the outbreak of Ebola virus in West Africa and the three confirmed cases in the United States, we are writing to provide you with information specific to the Ithaca College community.

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